The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 127 124 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing MGW 14 17 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.54% 0.69% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.76% 2.19% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 11 0
Average salary £51,250 £47,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £47,000 -
% change year-on-year
+9.04% -
MGW
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

MGW
Salary Trend in Reading

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

MGW Salary Trend in Reading

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
2 13 (68.42%) Nokia
3 12 (63.16%) 3G
3 12 (63.16%) LTE
4 11 (57.89%) UNIX
5 9 (47.37%) Broadband
5 9 (47.37%) Workflow
5 9 (47.37%) Internet
5 9 (47.37%) Smartphone
5 9 (47.37%) 4G
5 9 (47.37%) Radio Access Network
6 8 (42.11%) Huawei
7 5 (26.32%) Network Design
7 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
8 4 (21.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 4 (21.05%) ISUP
9 3 (15.79%) 3GPP
9 3 (15.79%) WCDMA
9 3 (15.79%) GPRS
9 3 (15.79%) GGSN
9 3 (15.79%) SGSN
9 3 (15.79%) Time Management
9 3 (15.79%) VoLTE
10 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
10 2 (10.53%) Windows
10 2 (10.53%) Sybase
10 2 (10.53%) INAP
10 2 (10.53%) SS7
10 2 (10.53%) Validation

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 12 (63.16%) 3G
1 12 (63.16%) LTE
2 9 (47.37%) 4G
2 9 (47.37%) Radio Access Network
2 9 (47.37%) Internet
2 9 (47.37%) Broadband
3 4 (21.05%) ISUP
4 3 (15.79%) WCDMA
4 3 (15.79%) 3GPP
4 3 (15.79%) GPRS
4 3 (15.79%) GGSN
4 3 (15.79%) SGSN
4 3 (15.79%) VoLTE
5 2 (10.53%) SS7
5 2 (10.53%) INAP
5 2 (10.53%) Wireless
5 2 (10.53%) SIGTRAN
6 1 (5.26%) Megaco
6 1 (5.26%) ATM
6 1 (5.26%) GSM
General
1 16 (84.21%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Databuild Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Core Network Engineer
3 5 (26.32%) Voice Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) CS Core Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Voice Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Design Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Smartphone
2 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) UNIX
2 2 (10.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Workflow
2 5 (26.32%) Network Design
3 3 (15.79%) Time Management
4 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
4 2 (10.53%) Validation
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Nokia
2 8 (42.11%) Huawei
3 5 (26.32%) Ericsson
4 4 (21.05%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 2 (10.53%) Sybase
6 1 (5.26%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (5.26%) Siemens