The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Megaco (H.248)
Rank 912 865 883
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +18
Permanent jobs citing Megaco 1 17 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.001% 0.016% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.005% 0.086% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 13
Average salary - £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary - £45,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +16.88%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 1 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 28 July 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
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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 -42 1 - -

Megaco
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) UNIX
1 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
3 4 (57.14%) 2G
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
3 4 (57.14%) 3G
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (57.14%) MGW
3 4 (57.14%) 4G
4 3 (42.86%) M3UA
4 3 (42.86%) SCTP
4 3 (42.86%) XCAP
4 3 (42.86%) LTE
4 3 (42.86%) SMPP
4 3 (42.86%) TCAP
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) SLA
4 3 (42.86%) SCCP
4 3 (42.86%) INAP
4 3 (42.86%) SOAP
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) CDMA
5 1 (14.29%) GPRS
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase

Megaco
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) GSM
2 6 (85.71%) VoIP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 4 (57.14%) 2G
3 4 (57.14%) 3G
3 4 (57.14%) MGW
3 4 (57.14%) 4G
4 3 (42.86%) M3UA
4 3 (42.86%) SCTP
4 3 (42.86%) XCAP
4 3 (42.86%) LTE
4 3 (42.86%) SMPP
4 3 (42.86%) TCAP
4 3 (42.86%) HTTP
4 3 (42.86%) SCCP
4 3 (42.86%) INAP
4 3 (42.86%) LDAP
5 1 (14.29%) ATM
5 1 (14.29%) CDMA
5 1 (14.29%) GPRS
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Customer Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Core Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) SOAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) UNIX
2 6 (85.71%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Solaris
3 4 (57.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Windows NT
4 1 (14.29%) Windows
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase
2 1 (14.29%) Huawei
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft