The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Aberdeen region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 41 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 1 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.27% - 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% - 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 2
Average salary £32,500 - £34,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £75,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +150.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
25 52 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 6.79% 16.30% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 13 36 66
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,339 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £52,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VSAT
Scotland

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 18 April 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Degree
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (44.44%) HND
5 3 (33.33%) MS Office
5 3 (33.33%) VoIP
5 3 (33.33%) WAN
5 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 3 (33.33%) HNC
5 3 (33.33%) MPLS
5 3 (33.33%) Electronics
6 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
6 2 (22.22%) PBX
6 2 (22.22%) Project Management
6 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
7 1 (11.11%) LAN
7 1 (11.11%) SAP
7 1 (11.11%) SMTP
7 1 (11.11%) DHCP
7 1 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (11.11%) DNS
7 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 1 (11.11%) Windows
7 1 (11.11%) Linux
7 1 (11.11%) Apache
7 1 (11.11%) HTML
7 1 (11.11%) PHP
7 1 (11.11%) MySQL

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) VoIP
1 3 (33.33%) WAN
1 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 2 (22.22%) PBX
3 1 (11.11%) LAN
3 1 (11.11%) SMTP
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) Intranet
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (11.11%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (66.67%) Telecoms
2 3 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Avionics
3 1 (11.11%) Billing
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Field Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Service Delivery
1 2 (22.22%) Project Management
2 1 (11.11%) PRINCE2
2 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (11.11%) Logistics
2 1 (11.11%) Strategic Management
2 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) HND
3 3 (33.33%) HNC
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) PMP
4 1 (11.11%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (11.11%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) Avaya
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) VMware