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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 925 964 974
Rank change year-on-year
+39 +10
Permanent jobs citing MGW 7 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.013% 0.013%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.042% 0.073% 0.073%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 8
Median salary £62,500 £47,500 £47,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
+31.57% +0.52%
UK excluding London median salary £62,500 £50,000 £47,250
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +5.82%

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
16647 19237 20671
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 16.97% 17.31% 17.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13854 15681 16513
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 8 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 29 June 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 +39 4 £62,500 +31.57%
Bristol - 2 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £62,500 -
South East +27 1 - -
Reading +18 1 - -
London +18 1 - -
Berkshire +16 1 - -
Isle of Man - 1 - -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (60.00%) 4G
2 6 (60.00%) MPLS
3 5 (50.00%) 3G
3 5 (50.00%) 2G
3 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (40.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (40.00%) Service Management
4 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
4 4 (40.00%) VMS
5 3 (30.00%) Nokia
5 3 (30.00%) Degree
6 2 (20.00%) Huawei
6 2 (20.00%) NGN
6 2 (20.00%) VoLTE
6 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
6 2 (20.00%) GPRS
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
6 2 (20.00%) SLA
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco
6 2 (20.00%) Nortel
7 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Juniper
7 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 1 (10.00%) CCNA
7 1 (10.00%) WAP
7 1 (10.00%) GSM
7 1 (10.00%) UMTS

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 (60.00%) 4G
1 6 (60.00%) MPLS
2 5 (50.00%) 2G
2 5 (50.00%) 3G
3 4 (40.00%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (20.00%) Diameter Protocol
4 2 (20.00%) GPRS
4 2 (20.00%) NGN
4 2 (20.00%) VoIP
4 2 (20.00%) VoLTE
5 1 (10.00%) ADSL
5 1 (10.00%) Broadband
5 1 (10.00%) DNS
5 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
5 1 (10.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) GSM
5 1 (10.00%) INAP
5 1 (10.00%) ISUP
5 1 (10.00%) UMTS
5 1 (10.00%) VPN
General
1 10 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Core Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 4 (40.00%) Fault Management
2 4 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (10.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Network Planning
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
2 1 (10.00%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Ericsson
2 3 (30.00%) Nokia
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco
3 2 (20.00%) Huawei
3 2 (20.00%) Nortel
4 1 (10.00%) Alcatel-Lucent
4 1 (10.00%) Juniper
4 1 (10.00%) NetSuite
4 1 (10.00%) Oracle
4 1 (10.00%) Redknee