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 28 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 215 212 199
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -13
Permanent jobs citing MGW 9 11 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.19% 0.39%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.60% 0.68% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 12
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% -1.05%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £54,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +13.68%
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
1499 1629 1713
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.27% 28.27% 32.22%
Number of salaries quoted 930 1086 1275
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 28 April 2015. 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 -16 3 £43,500 -7.44%
Slough - 3 - -
Newbury - 3 £50,000 -
MGW
South East

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 10 (55.56%) UNIX
3 9 (50.00%) Ericsson
3 9 (50.00%) Wireless
3 9 (50.00%) GGSN
3 9 (50.00%) SGSN
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Sybase
4 8 (44.44%) GPRS
4 8 (44.44%) 3GPP
4 8 (44.44%) WCDMA
5 6 (33.33%) GSM
5 6 (33.33%) SS7
5 6 (33.33%) ISUP
5 6 (33.33%) Huawei
6 5 (27.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 5 (27.78%) 4G
6 5 (27.78%) M3UA
6 5 (27.78%) SIGTRAN
6 5 (27.78%) SCCP
6 5 (27.78%) INAP
6 5 (27.78%) TCAP
7 4 (22.22%) UMTS
8 3 (16.67%) GMP
8 3 (16.67%) ISDN
8 3 (16.67%) PSTN
8 3 (16.67%) Windows NT
8 3 (16.67%) ATM
8 3 (16.67%) CDMA
8 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2015, 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 9 (50.00%) Wireless
1 9 (50.00%) GGSN
1 9 (50.00%) SGSN
2 8 (44.44%) GPRS
2 8 (44.44%) 3GPP
2 8 (44.44%) WCDMA
3 6 (33.33%) GSM
3 6 (33.33%) SS7
3 6 (33.33%) ISUP
4 5 (27.78%) 4G
4 5 (27.78%) M3UA
4 5 (27.78%) SIGTRAN
4 5 (27.78%) SCCP
4 5 (27.78%) INAP
4 5 (27.78%) TCAP
5 4 (22.22%) UMTS
6 3 (16.67%) ISDN
6 3 (16.67%) PSTN
6 3 (16.67%) ATM
6 3 (16.67%) CDMA
General
1 14 (77.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Support
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Ericsson Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) CS Core Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Customer Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) UNIX
2 8 (44.44%) Windows
3 3 (16.67%) Windows NT
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Performance Testing
1 3 (16.67%) OpenUP
1 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 3 (16.67%) Validation
2 1 (5.56%) Time Management
2 1 (5.56%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) GMP
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (50.00%) Ericsson
2 8 (44.44%) Sybase
3 6 (33.33%) Huawei
4 5 (27.78%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (5.56%) Nokia