The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 898 844 868
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +24
Permanent jobs citing MGW 15 38 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.035% 0.024%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.073% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 16
Average salary £47,250 £66,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.67% +55.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,050 £50,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £90,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,250 £70,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-32.50% +79.48%
Communications & Networking Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
20476 19756 21075
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.49% 18.16% 17.86%
Number of salaries quoted 16437 15890 17389
Average salary £44,500 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.48% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 28 July 2014 within the UK.

MGW Salary Histogram in the UK

MGW
Top 9 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 28 July 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 -48 15 £47,250 -24.40% 1
Berkshire +3 14 £47,000 -6.00% 1
South East -6 14 £47,000 -14.54% 1
Reading -9 5 £47,000 -6.00%
Maidenhead - 4 - -
Abbots Langley - 1 £47,500 -
Slough - 1 £38,500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £47,500 -
East of England - 1 £47,500 -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 24 (80.00%) 3G
2 17 (56.67%) LTE
2 17 (56.67%) VoLTE
3 15 (50.00%) ISUP
3 15 (50.00%) Nokia
4 14 (46.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 13 (43.33%) INAP
6 12 (40.00%) Network Design
7 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
7 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
7 10 (33.33%) Validation
8 7 (23.33%) Huawei
8 7 (23.33%) VoIP
8 7 (23.33%) 4G
9 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
10 4 (13.33%) Megaco
10 4 (13.33%) Migration
10 4 (13.33%) 2G
10 4 (13.33%) Smartphone
10 4 (13.33%) NDS
10 4 (13.33%) DNS
10 4 (13.33%) Ericsson
10 4 (13.33%) Internet
10 4 (13.33%) HNC
10 4 (13.33%) HND
10 4 (13.33%) UNIX
10 4 (13.33%) Broadband
10 4 (13.33%) GSM
10 4 (13.33%) M3UA
11 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

MGW
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 24 (80.00%) 3G
2 17 (56.67%) LTE
2 17 (56.67%) VoLTE
3 15 (50.00%) ISUP
4 13 (43.33%) INAP
5 7 (23.33%) VoIP
5 7 (23.33%) 4G
6 4 (13.33%) Megaco
6 4 (13.33%) 2G
6 4 (13.33%) DNS
6 4 (13.33%) Internet
6 4 (13.33%) Broadband
6 4 (13.33%) GSM
6 4 (13.33%) M3UA
7 3 (10.00%) LDAP
7 3 (10.00%) SMPP
7 3 (10.00%) HTTP
7 3 (10.00%) GPRS
7 3 (10.00%) UMTS
7 3 (10.00%) SCTP
General
1 10 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
2 1 (3.33%) Back Office
2 1 (3.33%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (56.67%) Network Engineer
2 15 (50.00%) Core Network Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Voice Engineer
4 10 (33.33%) Voice Network Engineer
4 10 (33.33%) Design Engineer
5 9 (30.00%) Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) CS Core Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 3 (10.00%) Customer Engineer
6 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.33%) UNIX
2 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (10.00%) Solaris
2 3 (10.00%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows 2000
3 1 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Network Design
2 10 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 10 (33.33%) Validation
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 4 (13.33%) Migration
5 3 (10.00%) Time Management
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 4 (13.33%) HNC
1 4 (13.33%) HND
2 2 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (13.33%) NDS
Vendors
1 15 (50.00%) Nokia
2 14 (46.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 7 (23.33%) Huawei
4 4 (13.33%) Ericsson
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (3.33%) Sybase
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