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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 861 857 818
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -39
Permanent jobs citing MGCP 12 30 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.028% 0.047%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.063% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 40
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £31,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £75,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -3.40%

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
18900 17855 20698
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.02% 16.90% 20.10%
Number of salaries quoted 15127 14032 16850
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 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
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 5 March 2015 within the UK.

MGCP Salary Histogram in the UK

MGCP
Top 6 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 5 March 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
(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 -15 11 £37,500 -11.76% 2
London +29 8 £37,500 -50.00% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 7 £37,500 -
Reading -5 3 £45,000 -
Berkshire -7 3 £45,000 +12.50%
South East -31 3 £45,000 +5.88%

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 39 (90.70%) Cisco
1 39 (90.70%) H.323
2 33 (76.74%) Cisco CUCM
3 22 (51.16%) IP Telephony
4 19 (44.19%) VoIP
5 18 (41.86%) Cisco UCCX
6 14 (32.56%) SNMP
6 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (27.91%) Network Management
7 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
7 12 (27.91%) Cisco IPT
8 11 (25.58%) Finance
8 11 (25.58%) Cisco IPCC
9 10 (23.26%) BT
9 10 (23.26%) Verint
10 9 (20.93%) SLA
11 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
11 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (18.60%) Banking
11 8 (18.60%) Speakerbus
11 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
12 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
12 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
13 6 (13.95%) RTP
14 5 (11.63%) Back Office
14 5 (11.63%) CCNA
15 4 (9.30%) Sun
15 4 (9.30%) C++
15 4 (9.30%) Java
15 4 (9.30%) Perl

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 2 (4.65%) Lync
2 1 (2.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 39 (90.70%) H.323
2 22 (51.16%) IP Telephony
3 19 (44.19%) VoIP
4 14 (32.56%) SNMP
5 12 (27.91%) Cisco IPT
6 7 (16.28%) Unified Communications
7 6 (13.95%) RTP
8 4 (9.30%) Wireless
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (6.98%) Softswitch
9 3 (6.98%) SS7
9 3 (6.98%) Internet
9 3 (6.98%) TCP/IP
9 3 (6.98%) SMTP
9 3 (6.98%) HTTP
10 2 (4.65%) LAN
10 2 (4.65%) OSPF
10 2 (4.65%) BGP
11 1 (2.33%) Firewall
11 1 (2.33%) Megaco
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (2.33%) Ranorex
General
1 11 (25.58%) Finance
2 8 (18.60%) Banking
2 8 (18.60%) Investment Banking
3 7 (16.28%) Telecoms
4 5 (11.63%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Law
5 1 (2.33%) Legal
5 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (2.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 21 (48.84%) Voice Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Operations Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Operations Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Operations Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Support Engineer
3 7 (16.28%) Network Support
4 3 (6.98%) Deployment Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (6.98%) Cisco Voice Engineer
5 2 (4.65%) Voice Network Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Design Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Technical Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Telecoms Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 1 (2.33%) Voice Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Architect
6 1 (2.33%) Team Leader
6 1 (2.33%) Senior Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.33%) Clustering
2 1 (2.33%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.30%) UNIX
2 3 (6.98%) Solaris
2 3 (6.98%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Network Management
2 3 (6.98%) Product Management
3 2 (4.65%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.65%) Investment Management
3 2 (4.65%) Service Management
3 2 (4.65%) Migration
4 1 (2.33%) Document Management
4 1 (2.33%) Network Design
4 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (2.33%) Test Automation
4 1 (2.33%) Test Strategy
4 1 (2.33%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (2.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) C++
1 4 (9.30%) Java
1 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 2 (4.65%) SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Python
3 1 (2.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (2.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (2.33%) C
3 1 (2.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (11.63%) CCNA
3 3 (6.98%) CCIE
3 3 (6.98%) CCNP
4 2 (4.65%) CCDP
4 2 (4.65%) CCDE
5 1 (2.33%) Avaya Certification
5 1 (2.33%) CCVP
5 1 (2.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.93%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 33 (76.74%) Cisco CUCM
2 18 (41.86%) Cisco UCCX
3 11 (25.58%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (2.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
3 10 (23.26%) BT
3 10 (23.26%) Verint
4 8 (18.60%) Speakerbus
4 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 4 (9.30%) Sun
6 2 (4.65%) Nortel
6 2 (4.65%) Zeacom
7 1 (2.33%) Avaya
7 1 (2.33%) Juniper
7 1 (2.33%) Cognizant
7 1 (2.33%) Ericsson
7 1 (2.33%) Nokia
7 1 (2.33%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.33%) HP
7 1 (2.33%) Dell
7 1 (2.33%) Draytek
7 1 (2.33%) Tufin
7 1 (2.33%) F5