The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 854 874 821
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -53
Permanent jobs citing MGW 12 13 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.012% 0.037%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.070% 0.066% 0.21%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 10
Average salary £45,000 £75,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £49,000 £44,900
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £97,500 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.64% -4.00%
MGW
UK

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

Communications & Networking Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17088 19633 17873
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 16.80% 18.19% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 14296 15644 14529
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in England

MGW
Salary Trend in England

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

MGW Salary Trend in England

MGW
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the England region over the 3 months to 3 September 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
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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
South East +3 8 £46,250 -11.90%
London +15 4 £45,000 -53.84%
MGW
UK

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (45.00%) Migration
3 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) Ericsson
4 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
4 7 (35.00%) Lync
4 7 (35.00%) 4G
4 7 (35.00%) Sonus
4 7 (35.00%) Dialogic
4 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (35.00%) Office 365
5 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (30.00%) MCSE
6 5 (25.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) 3G
6 5 (25.00%) 2G
7 4 (20.00%) LTE
7 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (20.00%) MCSA
7 4 (20.00%) SDH
7 4 (20.00%) GMP
8 3 (15.00%) WAN
8 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.00%) DWDM
8 3 (15.00%) SS7
8 3 (15.00%) Project Management
8 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 3 (15.00%) ISUP
8 3 (15.00%) GIS

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, IT jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 7 (35.00%) Lync
1 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (15.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.00%) IBM Notes
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) 4G
2 5 (25.00%) 3G
2 5 (25.00%) 2G
3 4 (20.00%) SDH
3 4 (20.00%) LTE
4 3 (15.00%) RNC
4 3 (15.00%) GGSN
4 3 (15.00%) SGSN
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (15.00%) DWDM
4 3 (15.00%) WAN
4 3 (15.00%) ISUP
4 3 (15.00%) SS7
5 2 (10.00%) PBX
5 2 (10.00%) VoIP
5 2 (10.00%) RTP
5 2 (10.00%) SCCP
5 2 (10.00%) Wireless
5 2 (10.00%) ATM
5 2 (10.00%) Wireshark
General
1 10 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.00%) Multimedia
2 1 (5.00%) Marketing
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 4 (20.00%) Consultant
1 4 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) Ericsson Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Transmission Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Transmission Planning Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Tester
4 1 (5.00%) IP Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) CS Core Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) GIS
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (10.00%) UNIX
4 1 (5.00%) Solaris
4 1 (5.00%) Linux
4 1 (5.00%) Windows 2000
4 1 (5.00%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Migration
2 3 (15.00%) Project Management
2 3 (15.00%) Validation
3 1 (5.00%) ITIL
3 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.00%) Performance Testing
3 1 (5.00%) OpenUP
3 1 (5.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (5.00%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) MCSE
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (20.00%) MCSA
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 1 (5.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (5.00%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) GMP
2 1 (5.00%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) Ericsson
2 7 (35.00%) Sonus
2 7 (35.00%) Dialogic
3 3 (15.00%) Cramer
3 3 (15.00%) ComArch
3 3 (15.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 2 (10.00%) Siemens
5 1 (5.00%) Lotus
5 1 (5.00%) Remedy
5 1 (5.00%) Nokia
5 1 (5.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) Huawei