The first table below looks at the demand for VSAT skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited VSAT over the 3 months to 31 July 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 899 860 876
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +16
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 12 15 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.014% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.058% 0.076% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 17
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20525 19722 21117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.55% 18.16% 17.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16450 15832 17411
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

VSAT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing VSAT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2014 within the UK.

VSAT Salary Histogram in the UK

VSAT
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAT within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Scotland +6 9 £40,000 -
Aberdeen - 9 £40,000 -
Surrey -7 2 £37,750 +16.15% 1
South East -16 2 £37,750 -10.11% 1
England -52 2 £37,750 -10.11% 2
Redhill -16 1 £33,500 +26.41%

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (56.25%) WAN
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
1 9 (56.25%) CCNP
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (56.25%) BGP
1 9 (56.25%) Frame Relay
1 9 (56.25%) MPLS
1 9 (56.25%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) IPsec
3 3 (18.75%) Degree
4 2 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (6.25%) GIS
5 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.25%) Firewall
5 1 (6.25%) Wireless
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
5 1 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
5 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (6.25%) XenApp
5 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (6.25%) Strategic Management
5 1 (6.25%) Marketing

VSAT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (6.25%) Apache
1 1 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (56.25%) WAN
1 9 (56.25%) VPN
1 9 (56.25%) BGP
1 9 (56.25%) Frame Relay
1 9 (56.25%) MPLS
1 9 (56.25%) OSPF
2 8 (50.00%) IPsec
3 1 (6.25%) Firewall
3 1 (6.25%) Wireless
3 1 (6.25%) DNS
3 1 (6.25%) SMTP
3 1 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (6.25%) TCP/IP
3 1 (6.25%) Telnet
3 1 (6.25%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) CruiseControl
General
1 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Network Analyst
1 9 (56.25%) Senior Network Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Cisco Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Analyst
2 8 (50.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Field Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Operations Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (6.25%) Strategic Management
1 1 (6.25%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) PHP
Qualifications
1 9 (56.25%) CCNP
1 9 (56.25%) CCNA
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (18.75%) Degree
3 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Backup Exec
1 1 (6.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Avaya
2 1 (6.25%) Motorola
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
Basildon, Essex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Salary dependant on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Volt
Salary: £42000 per annum + pension, car allowance & life ass
Posted: 6 days ago