The table below looks at the statistics for VSAT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAT over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 22 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +5
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 6 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 2.29% 0.74% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 18.18% 4.35% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 1
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +12.90%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,250
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +19.65%
VSAT
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
33 46 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 12.60% 16.91% 19.58%
Number of salaries quoted 21 38 43
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSAT
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSAT across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

VSAT Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

VSAT
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSAT across the Aberdeen region.

VSAT Salary Trend in Aberdeen

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSAT also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSAT.

1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
1 9 (90.00%) Frame Relay
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) VMware
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (10.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
3 1 (10.00%) HTML
3 1 (10.00%) PHP
3 1 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (10.00%) SQL Server

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing VSAT also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited VSAT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) Apache
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) WAN
1 9 (90.00%) VPN
1 9 (90.00%) MPLS
1 9 (90.00%) OSPF
1 9 (90.00%) BGP
1 9 (90.00%) Frame Relay
2 8 (80.00%) IPsec
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) Intranet
3 1 (10.00%) SMTP
3 1 (10.00%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) MySQL
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Network Analyst
1 9 (90.00%) Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 8 (80.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Citrix
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Symantec
2 1 (10.00%) VMware