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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 430 442 394
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -48
Permanent jobs citing MGW 8 11 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.038% 0.049% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.18% 0.22% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 8
Average salary £46,250 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.90% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,200 £52,500 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London average salary £46,250 £48,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-3.64% -4.00%
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
4344 5034 4755
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 20.85% 22.61% 22.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3489 3731 3681
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
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 £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 +4 4 £41,000 -21.90%
Hampshire - 4 £47,500 -
MGW
England

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
3 5 (35.71%) Migration
3 5 (35.71%) 4G
4 4 (28.57%) 2G
4 4 (28.57%) LTE
4 4 (28.57%) 3G
4 4 (28.57%) SDH
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
5 3 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
5 3 (21.43%) GMP
5 3 (21.43%) Windows
5 3 (21.43%) DWDM
5 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 3 (21.43%) Cramer
5 3 (21.43%) GIS
5 3 (21.43%) GGSN
5 3 (21.43%) SGSN
5 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
5 3 (21.43%) Lync
5 3 (21.43%) Validation
5 3 (21.43%) RNC
5 3 (21.43%) ComArch
5 3 (21.43%) Degree
5 3 (21.43%) Sonus
5 3 (21.43%) Dialogic
5 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (21.43%) Office 365
6 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (21.43%) Lync
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) IBM Notes
2 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) 4G
2 4 (28.57%) 2G
2 4 (28.57%) LTE
2 4 (28.57%) SDH
2 4 (28.57%) 3G
3 3 (21.43%) DWDM
3 3 (21.43%) RNC
3 3 (21.43%) GGSN
3 3 (21.43%) SGSN
4 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
4 2 (14.29%) PBX
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
4 2 (14.29%) SS7
4 2 (14.29%) ISUP
4 2 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (7.14%) CDMA
5 1 (7.14%) GPRS
5 1 (7.14%) GSM
5 1 (7.14%) ISDN
5 1 (7.14%) MPLS
General
1 9 (64.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.14%) Multimedia
2 1 (7.14%) Marketing
2 1 (7.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) Ericsson Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Switch Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Transmission Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Transmission Planning Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Consultant
2 2 (14.29%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) IP Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) CS Core Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Architect
3 1 (7.14%) Tester
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) GIS
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) UNIX
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
3 1 (7.14%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Migration
2 3 (21.43%) Project Management
2 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
3 1 (7.14%) Performance Testing
3 1 (7.14%) OpenUP
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Management
3 1 (7.14%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) MCSE
2 2 (14.29%) MCSA
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) GMP
2 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Ericsson
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Alcatel-Lucent
3 3 (21.43%) Cramer
3 3 (21.43%) ComArch
3 3 (21.43%) Sonus
3 3 (21.43%) Dialogic
4 2 (14.29%) Siemens
5 1 (7.14%) Lotus
5 1 (7.14%) Nokia
5 1 (7.14%) Sybase
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco
5 1 (7.14%) Huawei