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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 879 827 809
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -18
Permanent jobs citing MGCP 20 46 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.043% 0.068%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.096% 0.25% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 8 39 66
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,350 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,500 £65,000 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £26,250 £50,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-47.50% +21.95%

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
20844 18712 21570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.91% 17.59% 18.46%
Number of salaries quoted 16538 15112 17643
Average salary £44,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 2014 within the UK.

MGCP Salary Histogram in the UK

MGCP
Top 17 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 29 August 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
England -65 15 £40,000 -20.00%
London -17 8 £55,000 -4.34%
County Antrim - 5 £24,000 -
Belfast - 5 £24,000 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £24,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -15 3 - -
South East -22 3 £28,500 -52.50%
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
Leeds - 3 - -
Surrey -8 2 £29,250 -45.58%
Leatherhead - 2 £29,250 -
Berkshire -7 1 £18,500 -69.16%
West Midlands -11 1 - -
City of London -23 1 £50,000 -5.66%
Docklands, London - 1 £40,000 -
Solihull - 1 - -

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 41 (93.18%) H.323
3 32 (72.73%) Cisco CUCM
4 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (52.27%) VoIP
6 21 (47.73%) IP Telephony
7 18 (40.91%) Cisco UCCX
8 17 (38.64%) Cisco IPT
9 16 (36.36%) CCNP
10 15 (34.09%) CCVP
11 12 (27.27%) SLA
12 11 (25.00%) CCIE
12 11 (25.00%) MS Visio
12 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
12 11 (25.00%) Unified Communications
13 10 (22.73%) ITIL
13 10 (22.73%) SNMP
14 9 (20.45%) SCCP
14 9 (20.45%) Cisco IPCC
14 9 (20.45%) XMPP
14 9 (20.45%) SolarWinds
14 9 (20.45%) Cisco UCCE
14 9 (20.45%) Network Management
15 8 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
15 8 (18.18%) Wireless
15 8 (18.18%) PBX
16 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
16 7 (15.91%) LAN
16 7 (15.91%) CCNA
17 6 (13.64%) Finance

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 4 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.27%) Lync
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (25.00%) MS Visio
2 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
3 6 (13.64%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 41 (93.18%) H.323
2 23 (52.27%) VoIP
3 21 (47.73%) IP Telephony
4 17 (38.64%) Cisco IPT
5 11 (25.00%) Unified Communications
6 10 (22.73%) SNMP
7 9 (20.45%) SCCP
8 8 (18.18%) Wireless
8 8 (18.18%) PBX
9 7 (15.91%) LAN
10 6 (13.64%) WAN
10 6 (13.64%) OSPF
10 6 (13.64%) Firewall
10 6 (13.64%) SS7
11 5 (11.36%) RTP
11 5 (11.36%) RIP
11 5 (11.36%) EIGRP
11 5 (11.36%) Q.931
11 5 (11.36%) Cisco ICM
12 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (13.64%) Finance
3 4 (9.09%) Retail
3 4 (9.09%) Japanese Language
4 2 (4.55%) Marketing
5 1 (2.27%) French Language
5 1 (2.27%) Back Office
5 1 (2.27%) Multimedia
5 1 (2.27%) Billing
5 1 (2.27%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.27%) Advertising
5 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (43.18%) Network Engineer
2 15 (34.09%) Voice Engineer
3 10 (22.73%) Cisco Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Network Support
4 8 (18.18%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (18.18%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Network Operations Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Telephony Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Communications Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Senior Communications Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Voice Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 4 (9.09%) Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Data Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Network Administrator
8 3 (6.82%) Operations Support Engineer
8 3 (6.82%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.45%) XMPP
2 6 (13.64%) VXML
3 2 (4.55%) JTAPI
3 2 (4.55%) Java EE
3 2 (4.55%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (4.55%) TAPI
3 2 (4.55%) CCXML
3 2 (4.55%) EJB
3 2 (4.55%) SOAP
3 2 (4.55%) Web Services
3 2 (4.55%) XML
4 1 (2.27%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Video Conferencing
2 4 (9.09%) IVR
3 3 (6.82%) Statistics
4 2 (4.55%) PKI
5 1 (2.27%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.27%) Wiki
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.27%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) CentOS
2 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (22.73%) ITIL
2 9 (20.45%) Network Management
3 5 (11.36%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 4 (9.09%) WFM
4 4 (9.09%) Resource Management
4 4 (9.09%) CAD
4 4 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 4 (9.09%) Contact Management
5 3 (6.82%) CRM
6 2 (4.55%) SOA
6 2 (4.55%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Process Management
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.27%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.27%) Validation
7 1 (2.27%) PLM
7 1 (2.27%) Network Design
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 28 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (36.36%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) CCVP
4 11 (25.00%) CCIE
5 7 (15.91%) CCNA
6 4 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 2 (4.55%) Degree
8 1 (2.27%) GNVQ
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.27%) CCSP
8 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.27%) MCITP
8 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (2.27%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (27.27%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 32 (72.73%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (40.91%) Cisco UCCX
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco IPCC
3 9 (20.45%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (2.27%) Nagios
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (2.27%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 43 (97.73%) Cisco
2 9 (20.45%) SolarWinds
3 6 (13.64%) Avaya
4 5 (11.36%) VMware
5 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.09%) Fujitsu
6 3 (6.82%) Acme Packet
6 3 (6.82%) Sonus
6 3 (6.82%) Verint
6 3 (6.82%) Ericsson
7 2 (4.55%) Nortel
7 2 (4.55%) Genesys
8 1 (2.27%) Trapeze
8 1 (2.27%) Mitel
8 1 (2.27%) Brocade
8 1 (2.27%) Speakerbus
8 1 (2.27%) Citrix
8 1 (2.27%) EMC
8 1 (2.27%) NetApp
8 1 (2.27%) CheckPoint