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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 892 855 850
Rank change year-on-year
-37 -5
Permanent jobs citing MGCP 23 21 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.020% 0.056%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.11% 0.11% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 10 14 58
Average salary £36,250 £60,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.58% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,450 £34,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £27,500 £60,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-54.16% +46.34%

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
20577 18364 22351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.06% 17.17% 19.10%
Number of salaries quoted 16276 14910 18244
Average salary £43,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.13% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,410 £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 30 September 2014 within the UK.

MGCP Salary Histogram in the UK

MGCP
Top 14 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 30 September 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 -46 17 £42,500 -29.16% 1
London -8 10 £60,000 -7.69%
Northern Ireland - 6 £24,000 -
County Antrim - 6 £24,000 -
Belfast - 6 £24,000 -
Kingston Upon Thames -7 5 £42,500 -
South East -15 4 £28,000 -53.33% 1
Surrey -6 3 £28,500 -1.72%
Leatherhead -14 3 £28,500 -0.86%
Leeds - 3 - -
West Yorkshire - 3 - -
Yorkshire - 3 - -
City of London +14 2 £62,500 -3.84%
Berkshire -5 1 £18,500 -69.16% 1

MGCP
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 40 (93.02%) H.323
3 35 (81.40%) Cisco CUCM
4 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (51.16%) VoIP
5 22 (51.16%) IP Telephony
6 20 (46.51%) Cisco UCCX
7 17 (39.53%) Cisco IPT
8 14 (32.56%) SLA
9 12 (27.91%) SNMP
9 12 (27.91%) MS Visio
9 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
9 12 (27.91%) Cisco IPCC
9 12 (27.91%) Network Management
9 12 (27.91%) Unified Communications
9 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
10 11 (25.58%) CCVP
11 10 (23.26%) CCNP
11 10 (23.26%) Cisco UCCE
12 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
12 9 (20.93%) PBX
12 9 (20.93%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (18.60%) Finance
13 8 (18.60%) CCIE
13 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
13 8 (18.60%) SCCP
14 7 (16.28%) VXML
14 7 (16.28%) Avaya
14 7 (16.28%) MS Office
14 7 (16.28%) ITIL

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 5 (11.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (2.33%) Lync
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.33%) OpenStack
2 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (27.91%) MS Visio
2 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
3 7 (16.28%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 40 (93.02%) H.323
2 22 (51.16%) IP Telephony
2 22 (51.16%) VoIP
3 17 (39.53%) Cisco IPT
4 12 (27.91%) Unified Communications
4 12 (27.91%) SNMP
5 9 (20.93%) PBX
6 8 (18.60%) SCCP
7 6 (13.95%) SS7
7 6 (13.95%) Wireless
7 6 (13.95%) Cisco ICM
8 5 (11.63%) Firewall
8 5 (11.63%) Q.931
8 5 (11.63%) EIGRP
8 5 (11.63%) RTP
8 5 (11.63%) WAN
8 5 (11.63%) RIP
8 5 (11.63%) LAN
9 4 (9.30%) OSPF
10 3 (6.98%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (27.91%) Telecoms
2 8 (18.60%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Retail
3 4 (9.30%) Japanese Language
4 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 3 (6.98%) Banking
5 2 (4.65%) Back Office
5 2 (4.65%) Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Advertising
6 1 (2.33%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (2.33%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 19 (44.19%) Network Engineer
2 14 (32.56%) Voice Engineer
3 11 (25.58%) Operations Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Network Operations Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Network Support
5 8 (18.60%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (18.60%) Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Telephony Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) Cisco Voice Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Operations Support Engineer
7 5 (11.63%) Senior Voice Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Communications Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Voice Network Engineer
8 4 (9.30%) Senior Communications Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) NOC Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Administrator
9 3 (6.98%) Cisco Support
9 3 (6.98%) Switch Engineer
9 3 (6.98%) Data Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (16.28%) VXML
2 6 (13.95%) XMPP
3 2 (4.65%) Java EE
3 2 (4.65%) EJB 3.0
3 2 (4.65%) TAPI
3 2 (4.65%) CCXML
3 2 (4.65%) EJB
3 2 (4.65%) SOAP
3 2 (4.65%) Web Services
3 2 (4.65%) XML
3 2 (4.65%) JTAPI
4 1 (2.33%) WebRTC
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.93%) Video Conferencing
1 9 (20.93%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (9.30%) IVR
3 3 (6.98%) Statistics
4 2 (4.65%) PKI
5 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.33%) Wiki
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.65%) Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.33%) CentOS
2 1 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.91%) Network Management
2 7 (16.28%) ITIL
3 6 (13.95%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 5 (11.63%) CAD
4 5 (11.63%) Contact Management
4 5 (11.63%) WFM
4 5 (11.63%) Resource Management
5 4 (9.30%) Configuration Management
6 2 (4.65%) Project Management
6 2 (4.65%) CRM
6 2 (4.65%) SOA
6 2 (4.65%) Process Management
6 2 (4.65%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.65%) Business Transformation
7 1 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.33%) Change Control
7 1 (2.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.33%) Service Management
7 1 (2.33%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 24 (55.81%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (25.58%) CCVP
3 10 (23.26%) CCNP
4 8 (18.60%) CCIE
5 6 (13.95%) CCNA
6 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.33%) RHCE
7 1 (2.33%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (2.33%) CCSP
7 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.33%) MCITP
7 1 (2.33%) Degree
7 1 (2.33%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (32.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (11.63%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 35 (81.40%) Cisco CUCM
2 20 (46.51%) Cisco UCCX
3 12 (27.91%) Cisco IPCC
4 10 (23.26%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 42 (97.67%) Cisco
2 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
3 7 (16.28%) Avaya
4 6 (13.95%) Microsoft
5 5 (11.63%) Verint
5 5 (11.63%) VMware
6 4 (9.30%) Fujitsu
7 3 (6.98%) Acme Packet
7 3 (6.98%) Sonus
7 3 (6.98%) BT
7 3 (6.98%) Speakerbus
7 3 (6.98%) Ericsson
8 2 (4.65%) Genesys
8 2 (4.65%) Nortel
9 1 (2.33%) Citrix
9 1 (2.33%) EMC
9 1 (2.33%) NetApp
9 1 (2.33%) Mitel
9 1 (2.33%) Brocade