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 24 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Media Gateway (MGW)
Rank 924 934 991
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +57
Permanent jobs citing MGW 8 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.012% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.047% 0.068% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 12
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.38%

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
16903 19071 20448
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 17.15% 17.88% 17.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14011 15260 16360
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing MGW over the 3 months to 24 May 2016 within the UK.

MGW Salary Histogram in the UK

MGW
Top 12 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 24 May 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 +40 6 £47,500 -5.00%
South East +21 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Reading +12 2 £47,500 -
Berkshire +4 2 £47,500 -5.00%
Bristol - 2 £62,500 -
South West - 2 £62,500 -
London +30 1 - -
Newbury +2 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Brighton - 1 £47,500 -
Manchester - 1 £57,500 -
East Sussex - 1 £47,500 -
North West - 1 £57,500 -

MGW
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (63.64%) MPLS
3 6 (54.55%) 4G
4 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
4 5 (45.45%) 2G
4 5 (45.45%) 3G
5 4 (36.36%) Service Management
5 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
5 4 (36.36%) VMS
5 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 4 (36.36%) Fault Management
6 3 (27.27%) Degree
6 3 (27.27%) Nokia
7 2 (18.18%) ISUP
7 2 (18.18%) GPRS
7 2 (18.18%) GSM
7 2 (18.18%) SLA
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco
7 2 (18.18%) UMTS
7 2 (18.18%) VoIP
7 2 (18.18%) Nortel
7 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (18.18%) LTE
7 2 (18.18%) Network Design
7 2 (18.18%) VoLTE
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
7 2 (18.18%) NGN
8 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
8 1 (9.09%) VoWiFi

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 7 (63.64%) MPLS
2 6 (54.55%) 4G
3 5 (45.45%) 2G
3 5 (45.45%) 3G
4 4 (36.36%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (18.18%) Diameter Protocol
5 2 (18.18%) GPRS
5 2 (18.18%) GSM
5 2 (18.18%) ISUP
5 2 (18.18%) LTE
5 2 (18.18%) NGN
5 2 (18.18%) UMTS
5 2 (18.18%) VoIP
5 2 (18.18%) VoLTE
6 1 (9.09%) 3GPP
6 1 (9.09%) ADSL
6 1 (9.09%) Broadband
6 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VoWiFi
General
1 11 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Core Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Core Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Mobile Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Network Design Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) NOC Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Support
3 1 (9.09%) Switch Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Network Architecture
2 4 (36.36%) Fault Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Management
3 2 (18.18%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Network Planning
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Optimisation
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCIE
3 1 (9.09%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
2 1 (9.09%) GMP
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Ericsson
2 3 (27.27%) Nokia
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Nortel
4 1 (9.09%) Huawei
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) NetSuite
4 1 (9.09%) Redknee