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 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 430 413 -
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -
Permanent jobs citing MGW 19 26 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.087% 0.12% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.39% 0.56% -
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
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
4915 4649 5261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 22.51% 21.47% 23.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3645 3606 4255
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 October 2014. 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 -6 19 £51,250 +9.04% 1
MGW
England

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) 3G
2 20 (62.50%) Telecoms
3 17 (53.13%) LTE
4 16 (50.00%) Nokia
5 15 (46.88%) 4G
6 13 (40.63%) Smartphone
6 13 (40.63%) Internet
6 13 (40.63%) UNIX
6 13 (40.63%) Broadband
7 11 (34.38%) Radio Access Network
8 10 (31.25%) VoLTE
9 9 (28.13%) Workflow
9 9 (28.13%) ISUP
10 8 (25.00%) Huawei
10 8 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
11 7 (21.88%) GPRS
12 6 (18.75%) Ericsson
13 5 (15.63%) INAP
13 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
13 5 (15.63%) UMTS
13 5 (15.63%) WCDMA
13 5 (15.63%) GGSN
13 5 (15.63%) SGSN
13 5 (15.63%) Validation
13 5 (15.63%) Network Design
14 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
14 4 (12.50%) Wireless
14 4 (12.50%) NDS
14 4 (12.50%) Sybase
14 4 (12.50%) HNC

MGW
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 21 (65.63%) 3G
2 17 (53.13%) LTE
3 15 (46.88%) 4G
4 13 (40.63%) Internet
4 13 (40.63%) Broadband
5 11 (34.38%) Radio Access Network
6 10 (31.25%) VoLTE
7 9 (28.13%) ISUP
8 7 (21.88%) GPRS
9 5 (15.63%) 3GPP
9 5 (15.63%) UMTS
9 5 (15.63%) WCDMA
9 5 (15.63%) INAP
9 5 (15.63%) GGSN
9 5 (15.63%) SGSN
10 4 (12.50%) Wireless
11 3 (9.38%) SIGTRAN
11 3 (9.38%) ATM
11 3 (9.38%) Megaco
11 3 (9.38%) CDMA
General
1 20 (62.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (34.38%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Core Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Databuild Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Voice Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) CS Core Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Voice Network Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Leader
5 3 (9.38%) Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Test Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Support
6 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Support
6 2 (6.25%) Network Design Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 13 (40.63%) Smartphone
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) UNIX
2 4 (12.50%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 2000
3 2 (6.25%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Workflow
2 5 (15.63%) Validation
2 5 (15.63%) Network Design
3 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
4 3 (9.38%) Capacity Management
4 3 (9.38%) Time Management
5 2 (6.25%) OpenUP
5 2 (6.25%) Performance Testing
5 2 (6.25%) Migration
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) HNC
1 4 (12.50%) HND
2 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) NDS
Vendors
1 16 (50.00%) Nokia
2 8 (25.00%) Huawei
2 8 (25.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (18.75%) Ericsson
4 4 (12.50%) Sybase
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.13%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (3.13%) Siemens