The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 431 430 419
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs citing MGW 7 12 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.034% 0.053% 0.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.16% 0.25% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 9
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 £47,000 £48,750
% change year-on-year
+6.38% -3.58%
MGW
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
4463 4831 5271
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 21.66% 21.17% 23.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3392 3805 4243
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MGW
Salary Trend in the South East

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

MGW Salary Trend in the South East

MGW
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the South East region over the 3 months to 22 May 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
Berkshire -2 7 £50,000 +6.38%
MGW
England

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 8 (53.33%) UNIX
3 7 (46.67%) Ericsson
3 7 (46.67%) Wireless
3 7 (46.67%) GGSN
3 7 (46.67%) SGSN
4 6 (40.00%) ISUP
4 6 (40.00%) Windows
4 6 (40.00%) Sybase
4 6 (40.00%) GPRS
4 6 (40.00%) 3GPP
4 6 (40.00%) WCDMA
5 5 (33.33%) GSM
5 5 (33.33%) SCCP
5 5 (33.33%) INAP
5 5 (33.33%) TCAP
5 5 (33.33%) 4G
5 5 (33.33%) M3UA
6 4 (26.67%) Huawei
6 4 (26.67%) Diameter Protocol
6 4 (26.67%) SS7
7 3 (20.00%) Megaco
7 3 (20.00%) SLA
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (20.00%) Perl
7 3 (20.00%) RTP
7 3 (20.00%) ISDN
7 3 (20.00%) PSTN
7 3 (20.00%) GMP
7 3 (20.00%) UMTS

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 7 (46.67%) Wireless
1 7 (46.67%) GGSN
1 7 (46.67%) SGSN
2 6 (40.00%) ISUP
2 6 (40.00%) GPRS
2 6 (40.00%) 3GPP
2 6 (40.00%) WCDMA
3 5 (33.33%) GSM
3 5 (33.33%) SCCP
3 5 (33.33%) INAP
3 5 (33.33%) TCAP
3 5 (33.33%) 4G
3 5 (33.33%) M3UA
4 4 (26.67%) Diameter Protocol
4 4 (26.67%) SS7
5 3 (20.00%) Megaco
5 3 (20.00%) RTP
5 3 (20.00%) ISDN
5 3 (20.00%) PSTN
5 3 (20.00%) UMTS
General
1 12 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (20.00%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Ericsson Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Switch Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) CS Core Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Customer Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) UNIX
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (20.00%) Windows NT
3 3 (20.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Performance Testing
1 3 (20.00%) OpenUP
1 3 (20.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (20.00%) Validation
2 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Perl
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
1 3 (20.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) Ericsson
2 6 (40.00%) Sybase
3 4 (26.67%) Huawei
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (6.67%) Nokia