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 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
UK
Rank 852 921 944
Rank change year-on-year
+69 +23
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 4 24 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.024% 0.006%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.14% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 4
Median salary £61,250 £38,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+59.09% -35.83%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £44,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -13.48%

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
13666 17282 19150
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.27% 17.12% 18.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11162 14377 15496
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +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 21 February 2017 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAT within the UK over the 3 months to 21 February 2017. 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 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 +78 4 £61,250 +59.09%
London +56 3 £75,000 +3.44%
South East +56 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Surrey +38 1 £40,000 +3.89%
Redhill +5 1 £40,000 +90.47%
City of London - 1 £47,500 -

VSAT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
3 3 (27.27%) DVB
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) WAN
3 3 (27.27%) 3GPP
3 3 (27.27%) Broadband
3 3 (27.27%) GSM
3 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 3 (27.27%) TDMA
3 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 3 (27.27%) Degree
3 3 (27.27%) Product Management
3 3 (27.27%) High Availability
3 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network
3 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
3 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (18.18%) MRTG
4 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
4 2 (18.18%) Network Security
4 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (18.18%) Nortel Optivity
4 2 (18.18%) VLAN
4 2 (18.18%) Symposium
4 2 (18.18%) Billing
4 2 (18.18%) Electronics
4 2 (18.18%) MPLS

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 (18.18%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) 3GPP
1 3 (27.27%) Broadband
1 3 (27.27%) DVB
1 3 (27.27%) GSM
1 3 (27.27%) Radio Access Network
1 3 (27.27%) TCP/IP
1 3 (27.27%) TDMA
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
2 2 (18.18%) CTI
2 2 (18.18%) DHCP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) FTP
2 2 (18.18%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) MRTG
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security
2 2 (18.18%) Nortel Optivity
2 2 (18.18%) Symposium
2 2 (18.18%) VLAN
2 2 (18.18%) VPN
General
1 7 (63.64%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Billing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Network Manager
1 3 (27.27%) Network Operations Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Network Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Product Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Security Specialist
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics Design Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Microwave Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Presales Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) RF Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 2 (18.18%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Configuration Management
2 3 (27.27%) Capacity Management
2 3 (27.27%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Product Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Requirements Management
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Translating Business Requirements
4 1 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
4 1 (9.09%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) CCNA
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) CheckPoint
1 2 (18.18%) Cisco
1 2 (18.18%) Nortel
1 2 (18.18%) SolarWinds
2 1 (9.09%) EMC