The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 893 918 907
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -11
Permanent jobs citing MGCP 55 24 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.054% 0.023% 0.043%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.32% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 43 22 26
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £35,000 £32,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,500 £71,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+15.66% -2.35%

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
17270 19367 18179
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.05% 18.17% 17.31%
Number of salaries quoted 14361 15720 14268
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MGCP
Salary Trend

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

MGCP Salary Trend in the UK

MGCP
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MGCP over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

MGCP Salary Histogram in the UK

MGCP
Top 18 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGCP within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
England +59 54 £55,000 +25.71% 7
London +33 41 £55,000 +10.00% 2
Greenwich - 9 £55,000 -
South East +13 7 £50,000 +19.04% 2
Berkshire -1 7 £50,000 +17.64% 2
East of England - 5 £46,000 - 2
Reading +11 4 - -
Slough +1 3 £50,000 +122.22%
Essex - 3 £42,500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 2 £87,500 - 1
City of London +57 1 £55,000 -25.42% 1
Belfast - 1 £45,000 - 1
Colchester - 1 £46,000 -
Nuneaton - 1 £32,500 -
Warwickshire - 1 £32,500 -
West Midlands - 1 £32,500 -
County Antrim - 1 £45,000 - 2
Northern Ireland - 1 £45,000 - 2

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MGCP 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 MGCP.

1 72 (77.42%) H.323
2 70 (75.27%) Cisco
3 62 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
4 61 (65.59%) CCNP
4 61 (65.59%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (62.37%) Cisco CUCM
6 42 (45.16%) Unified Communications
7 41 (44.09%) CCVP
8 38 (40.86%) IP Telephony
9 32 (34.41%) CCNP Voice
10 30 (32.26%) Firewall
10 30 (32.26%) Active Directory
10 30 (32.26%) VoIP
11 29 (31.18%) Security Cleared
12 27 (29.03%) SC Cleared
12 27 (29.03%) Degree
13 25 (26.88%) Risk Analysis
13 25 (26.88%) WAN
13 25 (26.88%) EIGRP
13 25 (26.88%) BGP
13 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
13 25 (26.88%) HSRP
14 24 (25.81%) MPLS
14 24 (25.81%) LAN
14 24 (25.81%) VPN
14 24 (25.81%) ITIL
14 24 (25.81%) Billing
14 24 (25.81%) Telecoms
15 23 (24.73%) F5
15 23 (24.73%) Cisco Nexus

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing MGCP 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 MGCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (5.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Office
2 8 (8.60%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 72 (77.42%) H.323
2 42 (45.16%) Unified Communications
3 38 (40.86%) IP Telephony
4 30 (32.26%) Firewall
4 30 (32.26%) VoIP
5 25 (26.88%) BGP
5 25 (26.88%) Cisco ASA
5 25 (26.88%) EIGRP
5 25 (26.88%) HSRP
5 25 (26.88%) WAN
6 24 (25.81%) LAN
6 24 (25.81%) MPLS
6 24 (25.81%) VPN
7 23 (24.73%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (23.66%) Cisco IPT
9 17 (18.28%) Cisco IOS
9 17 (18.28%) Ethernet
10 16 (17.20%) FirePass
10 16 (17.20%) ISDN
10 16 (17.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
2 1 (1.08%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (7.53%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (25.81%) Billing
1 24 (25.81%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.15%) Banking
2 2 (2.15%) French Language
2 2 (2.15%) Legal
2 2 (2.15%) Publishing
3 1 (1.08%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Finance
3 1 (1.08%) Retail
3 1 (1.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.28%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (16.13%) Support Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Technical Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Technical Support
4 13 (13.98%) Technical Support Engineer
4 13 (13.98%) Voice Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (12.90%) Cisco IPT Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Architect
6 8 (8.60%) Cisco Support
6 8 (8.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) VoIP Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Lead Architect
7 7 (7.53%) Network Architect
7 7 (7.53%) Network Manager
8 6 (6.45%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Voice Support Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (13.98%) XMPP
2 7 (7.53%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.30%) VXML
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (23.66%) Driving Licence
2 15 (16.13%) Computer Science
3 14 (15.05%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (10.75%) IVR
5 7 (7.53%) PKI
6 5 (5.38%) Data Centre
7 4 (4.30%) Mathematics
8 3 (3.23%) Handset
9 1 (1.08%) Mainframe
9 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 9 (9.68%) Unix
2 8 (8.60%) Solaris
3 7 (7.53%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.88%) Risk Analysis
2 24 (25.81%) ITIL
3 23 (24.73%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (17.20%) Data Privacy
4 16 (17.20%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.75%) Mentoring
6 9 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (8.60%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (8.60%) Project Management
8 7 (7.53%) Coaching
8 7 (7.53%) Computer Security
8 7 (7.53%) Information Security
8 7 (7.53%) Network Architecture
9 6 (6.45%) Cisco ICM Scripting
10 5 (5.38%) Capacity Management
10 5 (5.38%) Configuration Management
10 5 (5.38%) Problem Management
11 2 (2.15%) Service Delivery
12 1 (1.08%) Change Management
12 1 (1.08%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.15%) Perl
2 1 (1.08%) Java
2 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 61 (65.59%) CCNP
1 61 (65.59%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (44.09%) CCVP
3 32 (34.41%) CCNP Voice
4 29 (31.18%) Security Cleared
5 27 (29.03%) Degree
5 27 (29.03%) SC Cleared
6 16 (17.20%) CCDP
7 7 (7.53%) CCIE
8 1 (1.08%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.98%) SLA
2 7 (7.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 30 (32.26%) Active Directory
2 14 (15.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 62 (66.67%) Cisco UCCX
2 58 (62.37%) Cisco CUCM
3 14 (15.05%) Cisco UCCE
4 9 (9.68%) CA Spectrum
5 6 (6.45%) Cisco IPCC
6 3 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 70 (75.27%) Cisco
2 23 (24.73%) F5
3 20 (21.51%) Zeacom
4 19 (20.43%) Red Box
5 9 (9.68%) CA
5 9 (9.68%) Meraki
5 9 (9.68%) Palo Alto
6 8 (8.60%) Oracle
6 8 (8.60%) Sybase
7 7 (7.53%) Polycom
7 7 (7.53%) Tandberg
8 6 (6.45%) Genesys
8 6 (6.45%) Verint
9 5 (5.38%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.23%) Aastra
10 3 (3.23%) Acme Packet
10 3 (3.23%) BroadSoft
11 1 (1.08%) Avaya
11 1 (1.08%) BT
11 1 (1.08%) CheckPoint
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £27000 - £35000 per annum + 10% bonus, excellent benefits!
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£85,000 plus Car Allowance and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + On call + O/T + Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Antrim, County Antrim
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago