The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 906 972 986
Rank change year-on-year
+66 +14
Permanent jobs citing MGW 5 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.008% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.030% 0.049% 0.072%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 4
Median salary £62,500 £45,000 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+38.88% -4.76%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+31.57% +0.52%

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
16543 18546 20812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.89% 16.91% 17.76%
Number of salaries quoted 13752 15271 16624
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing MGW as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

MGW Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MGW
Salary Trend

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

MGW Salary Trend in the UK

MGW
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Bristol - 2 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £62,500 -
Isle of Man - 1 - -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT jobs citing MGW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for MGW.

1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (66.67%) 4G
3 5 (55.56%) Network Architecture
3 5 (55.56%) 2G
3 5 (55.56%) 3G
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
4 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
4 4 (44.44%) VMS
4 4 (44.44%) Service Management
4 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
4 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (33.33%) Nokia
6 2 (22.22%) Nortel
6 2 (22.22%) SLA
6 2 (22.22%) GPRS
6 2 (22.22%) Huawei
6 2 (22.22%) NGN
6 2 (22.22%) Degree
6 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
6 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
7 1 (11.11%) VoWiFi
7 1 (11.11%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (11.11%) MVNO
7 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
7 1 (11.11%) Firewall
7 1 (11.11%) Redknee
7 1 (11.11%) Network Design
7 1 (11.11%) Network Planning

MGW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 6 (66.67%) 4G
2 5 (55.56%) 2G
2 5 (55.56%) 3G
2 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 4 (44.44%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (22.22%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (22.22%) GPRS
4 2 (22.22%) NGN
4 2 (22.22%) VoLTE
5 1 (11.11%) DNS
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall
5 1 (11.11%) GGSN
5 1 (11.11%) GSM
5 1 (11.11%) INAP
5 1 (11.11%) ISUP
5 1 (11.11%) LTE
5 1 (11.11%) RANAP
5 1 (11.11%) SGSN
5 1 (11.11%) UMTS
5 1 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Core Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Network Architecture
2 4 (44.44%) Fault Management
2 4 (44.44%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Design
3 1 (11.11%) Network Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) SLA
2 1 (11.11%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Ericsson
2 3 (33.33%) Nokia
3 2 (22.22%) Huawei
3 2 (22.22%) Nortel
4 1 (11.11%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Redknee