The table below looks at the statistics 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 169 144 155
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +11
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 3 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.083% 0.36% 0.093%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.64% 3.29% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 2
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £29,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
VSAT
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
472 334 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 13.10% 10.87% 14.99%
Number of salaries quoted 295 225 274
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £22,716
10% offered a salary of more than £47,600 £54,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 23 September 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +10 3 £40,000 +14.28%
VSAT
UK

VSAT
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
1 9 (100.00%) Frame Relay
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) Degree

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) MPLS
1 9 (100.00%) OSPF
1 9 (100.00%) BGP
1 9 (100.00%) Frame Relay
1 9 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (88.89%) VPN
2 8 (88.89%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Network Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Network Analyst
1 9 (100.00%) Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Network Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 8 (88.89%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) CCNP
1 9 (100.00%) CCNA
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco