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 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
Rank 871 958 1009
Rank change year-on-year
+87 +51
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 38 7 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.038% 0.006% 0.003%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.22% 0.036% 0.020%
Number of salaries quoted 35 7 3
Median salary £51,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.75% -
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £33,125 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+16.22% -17.18%

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
17097 19355 20378
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.91% 17.23%
Number of salaries quoted 14201 15521 16305
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 May 2016 within the UK.

VSAT Salary Histogram in the UK

VSAT
Top 7 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 May 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 38 £51,500 +28.75%
London +68 34 £52,500 +16.66%
South East +22 4 £38,500 +46.66%
Surrey +4 3 £31,250 +19.04%
City of London - 3 £37,500 -
Greenford - 2 £53,500 -
Middlesex - 1 £52,500 -

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 47 (77.05%) Degree
2 37 (60.66%) Telecoms
3 27 (44.26%) Cisco
4 26 (42.62%) Linux
5 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
5 25 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (37.70%) Firewall
7 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
8 20 (32.79%) CCNA
9 19 (31.15%) VoIP
9 19 (31.15%) High Availability
10 18 (29.51%) Windows
11 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
12 15 (24.59%) DVB
12 15 (24.59%) Project Management
13 13 (21.31%) Capacity Management
14 10 (16.39%) Radio Access Network
14 10 (16.39%) CCNP
14 10 (16.39%) LAN
14 10 (16.39%) TDMA
15 9 (14.75%) Electronics
15 9 (14.75%) Requirements Management
15 9 (14.75%) 3GPP
15 9 (14.75%) WAN
15 9 (14.75%) HNC
15 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
16 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (13.11%) MS Office
16 8 (13.11%) MCSE
17 7 (11.48%) Billing

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 (3.28%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (37.70%) Firewall
2 19 (31.15%) VoIP
3 16 (26.23%) TCP/IP
4 15 (24.59%) DVB
5 10 (16.39%) LAN
5 10 (16.39%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (16.39%) TDMA
6 9 (14.75%) 3GPP
6 9 (14.75%) WAN
7 7 (11.48%) DNS
7 7 (11.48%) GSM
8 6 (9.84%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (9.84%) Internet
8 6 (9.84%) MPLS
8 6 (9.84%) Network Security
9 5 (8.20%) FTP
9 5 (8.20%) Wireless
10 4 (6.56%) 3G
10 4 (6.56%) BGP
10 4 (6.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (9.84%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.56%) CruiseControl
General
1 37 (60.66%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.75%) Electronics
3 7 (11.48%) Billing
4 6 (9.84%) Legal
5 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (16.39%) Network Engineer
2 9 (14.75%) Network Manager
2 9 (14.75%) Network Operations Manager
3 8 (13.11%) NOC Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (13.11%) Systems Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Service Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Telecoms Manager
5 4 (6.56%) Test Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Network Support
6 3 (4.92%) Network Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Communications Support Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Network Communications Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Technical Support
7 2 (3.28%) Telecoms Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Telecoms Support Engineer
8 1 (1.64%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.28%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.64%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.98%) Analytical Skills
1 25 (40.98%) Computer Science
2 5 (8.20%) User Experience
3 4 (6.56%) Physics
4 3 (4.92%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.28%) PKI
5 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (1.64%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.64%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 26 (42.62%) Linux
2 18 (29.51%) Windows
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Unix
5 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Vista
5 1 (1.64%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) High Availability
2 15 (24.59%) Project Management
3 13 (21.31%) Capacity Management
4 9 (14.75%) Configuration Management
4 9 (14.75%) Requirements Management
5 7 (11.48%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.84%) Project Planning
7 5 (8.20%) Capacity Planning
7 5 (8.20%) Network Design
8 4 (6.56%) CRM
8 4 (6.56%) Problem Management
8 4 (6.56%) Service Management
9 3 (4.92%) Logistics
9 3 (4.92%) Performance Management
9 3 (4.92%) Presales
10 1 (1.64%) ERP
10 1 (1.64%) Line Management
10 1 (1.64%) Operations Management
10 1 (1.64%) Service Design
10 1 (1.64%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.84%) C
1 6 (9.84%) C++
2 5 (8.20%) Java
2 5 (8.20%) Perl
2 5 (8.20%) PHP
2 5 (8.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 47 (77.05%) Degree
2 21 (34.43%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (32.79%) CCNA
4 10 (16.39%) CCNP
5 9 (14.75%) HNC
6 8 (13.11%) MCSE
6 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (9.84%) HND
8 4 (6.56%) SC Cleared
8 4 (6.56%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.28%) NVQ Level 4
10 1 (1.64%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (8.20%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) KVM
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.92%) Terminal Services
3 2 (3.28%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.28%) XenServer
4 1 (1.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (11.48%) HP NNM
1 7 (11.48%) Netcool
2 1 (1.64%) vMotion
Vendors
1 27 (44.26%) Cisco
2 7 (11.48%) HP
2 7 (11.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (11.48%) SolarWinds
2 7 (11.48%) VMware
3 6 (9.84%) Oracle
4 3 (4.92%) 3Com
4 3 (4.92%) Citrix
4 3 (4.92%) Extreme Networks
5 2 (3.28%) CheckPoint
5 2 (3.28%) Riverbed