The first table below looks at the demand for VSAT skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland 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 Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 176 - 154
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 2 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.049% - 0.17%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.45% - 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 5
Average salary £32,500 - £26,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,250 £75,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-57.00% +150.00%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
447 464 496
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.04% 14.89% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 338 243 350
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
VSAT
UK

VSAT
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

VSAT Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

VSAT
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

VSAT Salary Trend in Scotland

VSAT
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAT within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen - 1 £32,500 -
Edinburgh - 1 - -
VSAT
UK

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (58.33%) Cisco
2 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (50.00%) Degree
3 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 5 (41.67%) HNC
3 5 (41.67%) MS Office
4 4 (33.33%) HND
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (25.00%) MPLS
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) WAN
5 3 (25.00%) Electronics
6 2 (16.67%) PBX
6 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
6 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 2 (16.67%) Project Management
6 2 (16.67%) Firmware
7 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (8.33%) Intranet
7 1 (8.33%) Symantec
7 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (8.33%) Avaya
7 1 (8.33%) PMP
7 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
7 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (8.33%) Citrix
7 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
7 1 (8.33%) LAN
7 1 (8.33%) SAP

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Office
2 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) MPLS
1 3 (25.00%) VoIP
1 3 (25.00%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) PBX
3 1 (8.33%) Intranet
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) SMTP
3 1 (8.33%) DHCP
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (8.33%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (25.00%) Electronics
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
3 1 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Avionics
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Software Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Software Support Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Director
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Firmware
2 1 (8.33%) GIS
2 1 (8.33%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 2 (16.67%) Project Management
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (8.33%) Logistics
2 1 (8.33%) Strategic Management
2 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (50.00%) Degree
2 5 (41.67%) HNC
3 4 (33.33%) HND
3 4 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (8.33%) PMP
4 1 (8.33%) PMI Certification
4 1 (8.33%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Cisco
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) Symantec
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) VMware