The table below looks at the statistics for Megaco skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Megaco over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Megaco (H.248)
Rank 897 913 862
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -51
Permanent jobs citing Megaco 7 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.006% 0.016%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.035% 0.034% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 6
Average salary £41,000 £57,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.69% +21.05%
UK excluding London average salary - £57,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- +27.77%

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

Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
19886 20421 21690
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.01% 17.03% 19.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15789 16239 17569
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Megaco
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Megaco Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Megaco
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Megaco within the UK.

Megaco Salary Trend in the UK

Megaco
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Megaco within the UK over the 3 months to 5 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
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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
England +40 3 £41,000 -28.69% 1
London - 2 £41,000 - 1
South East +19 1 - -
Berkshire -2 1 - -
Reading -5 1 - -

Megaco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Megaco 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 Megaco.

1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 11 (64.71%) GSM
3 10 (58.82%) VoIP
4 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
5 8 (47.06%) MGW
6 7 (41.18%) ISUP
6 7 (41.18%) Cisco
7 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
7 6 (35.29%) WCDMA
7 6 (35.29%) ISDN
7 6 (35.29%) PSTN
7 6 (35.29%) 3GPP
7 6 (35.29%) UMTS
7 6 (35.29%) Windows NT
7 6 (35.29%) ATM
7 6 (35.29%) CDMA
7 6 (35.29%) GPRS
7 6 (35.29%) Windows
7 6 (35.29%) Sybase
7 6 (35.29%) Linux
7 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
7 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
7 6 (35.29%) Marketing
7 6 (35.29%) Wireless
8 5 (29.41%) SCTP
8 5 (29.41%) 4G
8 5 (29.41%) M3UA
8 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (29.41%) 3G

Megaco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Megaco 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 Megaco. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) GSM
2 10 (58.82%) VoIP
3 9 (52.94%) DNS
4 8 (47.06%) MGW
5 7 (41.18%) ISUP
6 6 (35.29%) Wireless
6 6 (35.29%) WCDMA
6 6 (35.29%) ISDN
6 6 (35.29%) PSTN
6 6 (35.29%) 3GPP
6 6 (35.29%) UMTS
6 6 (35.29%) ATM
6 6 (35.29%) CDMA
6 6 (35.29%) GPRS
7 5 (29.41%) Broadband
7 5 (29.41%) 3G
7 5 (29.41%) 2G
7 5 (29.41%) SMPP
7 5 (29.41%) TCAP
7 5 (29.41%) SCCP
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) Ranorex
General
1 9 (52.94%) Telecoms
2 6 (35.29%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Law
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
3 1 (5.88%) Multimedia
3 1 (5.88%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Network Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Trainer
2 4 (23.53%) CS Core Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Core Network Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support
3 3 (17.65%) Support Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) VoIP Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
2 1 (5.88%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) UNIX
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Linux
2 6 (35.29%) Windows 2000
2 6 (35.29%) Windows NT
3 5 (29.41%) Solaris
3 5 (29.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.88%) Network Design
3 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
3 1 (5.88%) Project Management
3 1 (5.88%) Integration Testing
3 1 (5.88%) Test Automation
3 1 (5.88%) Network Management
3 1 (5.88%) Test Strategy
3 1 (5.88%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) C
1 1 (5.88%) C#
1 1 (5.88%) C++
1 1 (5.88%) Java
1 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
1 1 (5.88%) Perl
1 1 (5.88%) PL/SQL
1 1 (5.88%) SQL
1 1 (5.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (29.41%) CCNP
1 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (23.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.88%) CCNA
3 1 (5.88%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (41.18%) Cisco
2 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 6 (35.29%) Red Hat
2 6 (35.29%) Sybase
3 4 (23.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (5.88%) Ericsson
4 1 (5.88%) Huawei
4 1 (5.88%) Acme Packet
4 1 (5.88%) Sonus
4 1 (5.88%) Sun
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) Nortel