The table below looks at the statistics for MGW skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGW over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 865 882 881
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -1
Permanent jobs citing MGW 13 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.011% 0.004%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.069% 0.063% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 4
Average salary £43,500 £47,250 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% +2.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £47,050 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £58,550 £47,450 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £47,250 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-7.93% +2.16%

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
18922 17561 21616
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.87% 17.12% 19.76%
Number of salaries quoted 15368 13789 17935
Average salary £43,750 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MGW
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MGW within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MGW over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 within the UK.

MGW Salary Histogram in the UK

MGW
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the UK over the 3 months to 30 January 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 -1 11 £43,500 -7.93% 3
Berkshire -11 10 £43,500 -7.93% 2
South East -23 10 £43,500 -7.93% 3
Reading +2 9 £43,500 -7.93%
South West - 1 £42,500 -
Gloucestershire - 1 £42,500 -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MGW 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 MGW.

1 25 (73.53%) Telecoms
2 24 (70.59%) UNIX
3 16 (47.06%) 4G
4 14 (41.18%) 3G
5 13 (38.24%) LTE
6 11 (32.35%) GGSN
6 11 (32.35%) SGSN
6 11 (32.35%) GPRS
6 11 (32.35%) 3GPP
6 11 (32.35%) WCDMA
7 10 (29.41%) GSM
7 10 (29.41%) Windows
7 10 (29.41%) Sybase
7 10 (29.41%) Nokia
7 10 (29.41%) Wireless
8 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
8 9 (26.47%) Radio Access Network
8 9 (26.47%) Ericsson
8 9 (26.47%) Internet
8 9 (26.47%) Workflow
8 9 (26.47%) Broadband
9 8 (23.53%) Huawei
10 7 (20.59%) SIGTRAN
10 7 (20.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 7 (20.59%) M3UA
10 7 (20.59%) SS7
10 7 (20.59%) Megaco
10 7 (20.59%) TCAP
10 7 (20.59%) ISUP
10 7 (20.59%) SCCP

MGW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing MGW 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 MGW. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.94%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (47.06%) 4G
2 14 (41.18%) 3G
3 13 (38.24%) LTE
4 11 (32.35%) GGSN
4 11 (32.35%) SGSN
4 11 (32.35%) GPRS
4 11 (32.35%) 3GPP
4 11 (32.35%) WCDMA
5 10 (29.41%) GSM
5 10 (29.41%) Wireless
6 9 (26.47%) Radio Access Network
6 9 (26.47%) Internet
6 9 (26.47%) Broadband
7 7 (20.59%) SIGTRAN
7 7 (20.59%) M3UA
7 7 (20.59%) SS7
7 7 (20.59%) Megaco
7 7 (20.59%) TCAP
7 7 (20.59%) ISUP
7 7 (20.59%) SCCP
General
1 25 (73.53%) Telecoms
2 3 (8.82%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 3 (8.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (26.47%) Databuild Engineer
2 5 (14.71%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Support
3 3 (8.82%) Project Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Systems Manager
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Support Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Voice Engineer
3 3 (8.82%) Voice Project Manager
4 2 (5.88%) Core Network Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Technical Leader
4 2 (5.88%) Test Engineer
4 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Technical Architect
5 1 (2.94%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Network Support
5 1 (2.94%) Customer Support Engineer
5 1 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.71%) SOAP
2 1 (2.94%) RSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (26.47%) Smartphone
2 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.82%) iPhone
3 2 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 24 (70.59%) UNIX
2 10 (29.41%) Windows
3 3 (8.82%) Windows NT
3 3 (8.82%) Windows 2000
4 2 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.88%) Solaris
4 2 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (26.47%) Workflow
2 3 (8.82%) Project Management
2 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2
3 2 (5.88%) Performance Testing
3 2 (5.88%) OpenUP
3 2 (5.88%) Validation
3 2 (5.88%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.94%) Quality Management
4 1 (2.94%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (2.94%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.94%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.94%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.82%) SLA
2 2 (5.88%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 10 (29.41%) Sybase
1 10 (29.41%) Nokia
2 9 (26.47%) Ericsson
3 8 (23.53%) Huawei
4 7 (20.59%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 4 (11.76%) Avaya
6 3 (8.82%) Apple
6 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
6 3 (8.82%) Verint
7 2 (5.88%) Cisco
7 2 (5.88%) Sun
7 2 (5.88%) HP
7 2 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (2.94%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 1 (2.94%) Siemens
South East
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