The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 232 216 219
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +3
Permanent jobs citing MGW 2 9 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.039% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.15% 0.56% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 2
Average salary £28,500 £43,500 £47,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.48% -7.93%
UK excluding London average salary £25,750 £43,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
-40.80% -7.93%
MGW
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1354 1608 1549
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 26.27% 28.96% 28.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1097 1055 1113
Average salary £50,000 £46,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.52% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MGW across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

MGW
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MGW across the Berkshire region.

MGW Salary Trend in Berkshire

MGW
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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
Reading -1 1 - -
Newbury - 1 £28,500 -
MGW
South East

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MGW 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 MGW.

1 5 (83.33%) Unix
1 5 (83.33%) SDH
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) 3G
1 5 (83.33%) 2G
1 5 (83.33%) GGSN
1 5 (83.33%) SGSN
1 5 (83.33%) LTE
1 5 (83.33%) 4G
2 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
2 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) SS7
2 4 (66.67%) Telnet
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) HTTPS
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
2 4 (66.67%) Linux

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing MGW 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 MGW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) 2G
1 5 (83.33%) 3G
1 5 (83.33%) 4G
1 5 (83.33%) ATM
1 5 (83.33%) GGSN
1 5 (83.33%) LTE
1 5 (83.33%) SDH
1 5 (83.33%) SGSN
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) IPsec
2 4 (66.67%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (66.67%) SIGTRAN
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) SS7
2 4 (66.67%) SSH
2 4 (66.67%) Telnet
2 4 (66.67%) VoIP
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
2 4 (66.67%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) GIS
General
1 4 (66.67%) Electronics
2 3 (50.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Technical Tester
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Core Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate
2 1 (16.67%) Graduate Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Penetration Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support
2 1 (16.67%) Network Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Unix
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Solaris
3 2 (33.33%) Android
3 2 (33.33%) BlackBerry OS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 2000
4 1 (16.67%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Test Planning
1 4 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Test Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Presales
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Symbian
3 1 (16.67%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 1 (16.67%) ComArch
3 1 (16.67%) Cramer
3 1 (16.67%) Ericsson
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Siemens
3 1 (16.67%) Sybase