The table below looks at the statistics for VSAT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAT over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 904 962 982
Rank change year-on-year
+58 +20
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 11 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.009%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.066% 0.032% 0.053%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 11
Median salary £51,500 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.44% +12.50%
UK excluding London median salary - £32,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
16583 18590 20776
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.91% 16.92% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 13798 15290 16608
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

VSAT
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing VSAT as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

VSAT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

VSAT
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing VSAT within the UK.

VSAT Salary Trend in the UK

VSAT
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing VSAT over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 within the UK.

VSAT Salary Histogram in the UK

VSAT
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAT within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +54 11 £51,500 +14.44%
London +48 11 £51,500 +14.44%
City of London - 1 £35,000 -

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT jobs citing VSAT also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for VSAT.

1 44 (78.57%) Degree
2 34 (60.71%) Telecoms
3 25 (44.64%) Cisco
4 24 (42.86%) Computer Science
4 24 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
5 23 (41.07%) Linux
6 21 (37.50%) High Availability
7 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
8 17 (30.36%) CCNA
9 16 (28.57%) Project Management
9 16 (28.57%) Firewall
9 16 (28.57%) VoIP
10 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
10 15 (26.79%) DVB
11 14 (25.00%) Capacity Management
12 12 (21.43%) Windows
13 11 (19.64%) CCNP
13 11 (19.64%) TDMA
13 11 (19.64%) Radio Access Network
14 10 (17.86%) Requirements Management
14 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
14 10 (17.86%) 3GPP
15 8 (14.29%) VMware
15 8 (14.29%) DNS
16 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
16 7 (12.50%) KVM
16 7 (12.50%) LAN
16 7 (12.50%) C
16 7 (12.50%) C++
16 7 (12.50%) Oracle

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (28.57%) Firewall
1 16 (28.57%) VoIP
2 15 (26.79%) DVB
2 15 (26.79%) TCP/IP
3 11 (19.64%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (19.64%) TDMA
4 10 (17.86%) 3GPP
5 8 (14.29%) DNS
6 7 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (12.50%) LAN
6 7 (12.50%) MPLS
6 7 (12.50%) Network Security
7 6 (10.71%) FTP
7 6 (10.71%) Internet
7 6 (10.71%) WAN
8 5 (8.93%) BGP
8 5 (8.93%) Diameter Protocol
8 5 (8.93%) GSM
8 5 (8.93%) HTTP
8 5 (8.93%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (5.36%) CruiseControl
General
1 34 (60.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (10.71%) Electronics
2 6 (10.71%) Legal
3 5 (8.93%) Billing
4 1 (1.79%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (16.07%) Network Engineer
1 9 (16.07%) NOC Engineer
2 8 (14.29%) Network Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Network Operations Manager
3 6 (10.71%) Operations Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Support Engineer
3 6 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (8.93%) Test Engineer
5 4 (7.14%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.14%) Telecoms Manager
6 3 (5.36%) Network Support
6 3 (5.36%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Communications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Network Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.57%) Technical Support
8 1 (1.79%) Systems Support
8 1 (1.79%) Systems Tester
8 1 (1.79%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.57%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.79%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
1 24 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.93%) Physics
3 3 (5.36%) User Experience
4 2 (3.57%) PKI
4 2 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.79%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.79%) IPTV
5 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (41.07%) Linux
2 12 (21.43%) Windows
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.57%) Unix
5 1 (1.79%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (37.50%) High Availability
2 16 (28.57%) Project Management
3 14 (25.00%) Capacity Management
4 10 (17.86%) Configuration Management
4 10 (17.86%) Requirements Management
5 4 (7.14%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.14%) Project Planning
5 4 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.14%) Service Management
6 3 (5.36%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.36%) CRM
6 3 (5.36%) Logistics
6 3 (5.36%) Network Design
6 3 (5.36%) Presales
7 2 (3.57%) Performance Management
8 1 (1.79%) ERP
8 1 (1.79%) Line Management
8 1 (1.79%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.50%) C
1 7 (12.50%) C++
2 3 (5.36%) Java
2 3 (5.36%) Perl
2 3 (5.36%) PHP
2 3 (5.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (78.57%) Degree
2 18 (32.14%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (30.36%) CCNA
4 11 (19.64%) CCNP
5 7 (12.50%) HNC
6 6 (10.71%) MCSE
6 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (7.14%) HND
7 4 (7.14%) SC Cleared
7 4 (7.14%) Security Cleared
8 2 (3.57%) NVQ Level 4
9 1 (1.79%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) KVM
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (3.57%) XenServer
4 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) HP NNM
1 4 (7.14%) Netcool
2 1 (1.79%) vMotion
Vendors
1 25 (44.64%) Cisco
2 8 (14.29%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (7.14%) HP
4 4 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 3 (5.36%) 3Com
5 3 (5.36%) Citrix
5 3 (5.36%) Extreme Networks
6 2 (3.57%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.57%) Riverbed