Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for VSAT skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited VSAT over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Very Small Aperture Terminal (VSAT)
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1131 1184 1259
Rank change year-on-year +53 +75 +31
Permanent jobs citing VSAT 43 14 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.025% 0.008% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.046% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 29 14 21
England median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.91% +28.75% -4.76%
10th Percentile £45,100 £30,775 £31,750
90th Percentile £74,750 £83,750 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £51,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -2.91% +28.75% -

VSAT is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 26657 30344 34401
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.72% 17.02% 16.83%
Number of salaries quoted 21717 25034 28616
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £72,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

VSAT
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing VSAT as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for VSAT in England

VSAT
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for VSAT in England

VSAT
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing VSAT in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for VSAT in England

VSAT
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing VSAT within the England region over the 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +51 36 £50,000 -28.57%
East of England - 7 £47,500 -
VSAT
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the England region with a requirement for VSAT.

1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 31 (72.09%) Telecoms
3 28 (65.12%) Linux
4 26 (60.47%) Internet
5 23 (53.49%) Degree
6 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
7 20 (46.51%) Windows
8 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
9 16 (37.21%) QA
10 15 (34.88%) LAN
10 15 (34.88%) VoIP
10 15 (34.88%) WAN
11 14 (32.56%) Validation
12 12 (27.91%) Service Management
12 12 (27.91%) JIRA
12 12 (27.91%) Zephyr
12 12 (27.91%) Service Design
13 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (25.58%) Juniper
14 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
14 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
15 8 (18.60%) GitHub
15 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
15 8 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
15 8 (18.60%) Computer Science Degree
15 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
15 8 (18.60%) REST
15 8 (18.60%) WebSockets
15 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
15 8 (18.60%) JSON

VSAT
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 (4.65%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) GitHub
2 1 (2.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (60.47%) Internet
2 15 (34.88%) LAN
2 15 (34.88%) VoIP
2 15 (34.88%) WAN
3 8 (18.60%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (18.60%) HTTP
3 8 (18.60%) HTTPS
4 3 (6.98%) Broadband
4 3 (6.98%) Firewall
5 2 (4.65%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (4.65%) Wireless
6 1 (2.33%) DMVPN
6 1 (2.33%) DNS
6 1 (2.33%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.33%) VLAN
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) JIRA
1 12 (27.91%) Zephyr
2 8 (18.60%) Jenkins
2 8 (18.60%) SoapUI
General
1 31 (72.09%) Telecoms
2 5 (11.63%) Billing
3 3 (6.98%) Electronics
3 3 (6.98%) Finance
4 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (18.60%) Test Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Senior Manager
2 7 (16.28%) Senior Test Manager
3 6 (13.95%) Telecoms Manager
4 5 (11.63%) Automation Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Automation Tester
5 3 (6.98%) ICT Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Telecoms Tester
5 3 (6.98%) Tester
6 2 (4.65%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) NOC Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Product Manager
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Software Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Systems Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) IT Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Presales Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) RAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (18.60%) HTML
1 8 (18.60%) JSON
1 8 (18.60%) REST
1 8 (18.60%) SOAP
1 8 (18.60%) WebSockets
2 2 (4.65%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 21 (48.84%) Computer Science
2 10 (23.26%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (65.12%) Linux
2 20 (46.51%) Windows
3 1 (2.33%) CentOS
3 1 (2.33%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.33%) VMS
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (39.53%) Software Engineering
2 14 (32.56%) Validation
3 12 (27.91%) Service Design
3 12 (27.91%) Service Management
4 11 (25.58%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (23.26%) Test Strategy
6 8 (18.60%) Scenario Testing
6 8 (18.60%) Test Automation
7 7 (16.28%) Product Management
7 7 (16.28%) Regression Testing
8 6 (13.95%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (13.95%) Logistics
8 6 (13.95%) Use Case
9 5 (11.63%) Project Management
10 4 (9.30%) Creative Problem-Solving
11 3 (6.98%) Line Management
11 3 (6.98%) Mathematics
12 2 (4.65%) Presales
12 2 (4.65%) Software Delivery
12 2 (4.65%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (18.60%) Java
2 3 (6.98%) C
3 2 (4.65%) C++
3 2 (4.65%) Python
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) Degree
2 8 (18.60%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (18.60%) Computer Science Degree
3 6 (13.95%) CCNA
4 3 (6.98%) HNC
4 3 (6.98%) HND
5 1 (2.33%) CCNP
5 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
5 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (37.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.33%) Virtual Machines
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (6.98%) HP NNM
1 3 (6.98%) Netcool
2 1 (2.33%) Nagios
2 1 (2.33%) Puppet
2 1 (2.33%) SCCM
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 34 (79.07%) Cisco
2 11 (25.58%) Juniper
3 3 (6.98%) HP
3 3 (6.98%) SolarWinds
4 1 (2.33%) Veeam
4 1 (2.33%) VMware