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

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 880 846 887
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +41
Permanent jobs citing MGW 16 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.033% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.079% 0.19% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 3
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £44,900 £34,600
10% offered a salary of more than £97,500 £61,000 £66,200
UK excluding London average salary £48,000 £50,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.38%

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
20333 18564 22220
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 18.05% 17.39% 18.92%
Number of salaries quoted 16090 15077 18216
Average salary £44,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.14% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £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

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 17 September 2014 within the UK.

MGW Salary Histogram in the UK

MGW
Top 10 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 17 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 -53 15 £97,500 +95.00% 2
Berkshire 0 11 £52,500 +5.00% 2
South East -22 11 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading -2 6 £52,500 +5.00% 2
City of London - 3 £97,500 -
London - 3 £97,500 -
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
Scotland - 1 £48,000 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 20 (64.52%) 3G
2 16 (51.61%) LTE
3 14 (45.16%) Nokia
4 12 (38.71%) ISUP
4 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
4 12 (38.71%) VoLTE
5 10 (32.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
6 9 (29.03%) Network Design
7 8 (25.81%) Broadband
7 8 (25.81%) Internet
7 8 (25.81%) Smartphone
7 8 (25.81%) 4G
8 7 (22.58%) INAP
8 7 (22.58%) Validation
8 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
9 6 (19.35%) UNIX
9 6 (19.35%) Huawei
9 6 (19.35%) Radio Access Network
9 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
10 5 (16.13%) GPRS
10 5 (16.13%) UMTS
11 4 (12.90%) HNC
11 4 (12.90%) HND
11 4 (12.90%) NDS
11 4 (12.90%) Avaya
11 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
11 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
11 4 (12.90%) Workflow
12 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
12 3 (9.68%) ATM

MGW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 (9.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.23%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (64.52%) 3G
2 16 (51.61%) LTE
3 12 (38.71%) VoLTE
3 12 (38.71%) ISUP
4 8 (25.81%) Internet
4 8 (25.81%) Broadband
4 8 (25.81%) 4G
5 7 (22.58%) INAP
6 6 (19.35%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (16.13%) UMTS
7 5 (16.13%) GPRS
8 3 (9.68%) GSM
8 3 (9.68%) ISDN
8 3 (9.68%) LAN
8 3 (9.68%) PSTN
8 3 (9.68%) 3GPP
8 3 (9.68%) CDMA
8 3 (9.68%) ATM
8 3 (9.68%) WAN
8 3 (9.68%) WCDMA
General
1 12 (38.71%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.45%) Marketing
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (51.61%) Network Engineer
2 14 (45.16%) Core Network Engineer
3 9 (29.03%) Voice Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Voice Network Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Design Engineer
5 6 (19.35%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) Databuild Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Voice Project Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) CS Core Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Voice Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Design Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
7 3 (9.68%) Senior Network Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Systems Manager
7 3 (9.68%) Project Manager
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support
8 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.81%) Smartphone
2 6 (19.35%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.68%) Blackberry
3 3 (9.68%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) UNIX
2 2 (6.45%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
2 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Network Design
2 7 (22.58%) Validation
2 7 (22.58%) Capacity Management
3 4 (12.90%) Service Delivery
3 4 (12.90%) Workflow
4 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
4 3 (9.68%) Project Management
4 3 (9.68%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) HNC
1 4 (12.90%) HND
2 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
4 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (12.90%) NDS
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Nokia
2 10 (32.26%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 6 (19.35%) Huawei
4 4 (12.90%) Avaya
4 4 (12.90%) Ericsson
5 3 (9.68%) Verint
5 3 (9.68%) Apple
6 2 (6.45%) Sybase
6 2 (6.45%) Microsoft
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