The table below looks at the statistics for MGCP skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited MGCP over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Media Gateway Control Protocol (MGCP)
Rank 225 203 196
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs citing MGCP 1 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.017% 0.019% 0.042%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.10% 0.12% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 2
Average salary £52,500 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +3.70%
UK excluding London average salary £28,500 £60,000 £43,250
% change year-on-year
-52.50% +38.72%
MGCP
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
958 818 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.70% 15.68% 16.54%
Number of salaries quoted 796 668 642
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,200 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MGCP
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing MGCP across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

MGCP Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

MGCP
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MGCP across the West Midlands region.

MGCP Salary Trend in the West Midlands

MGCP
Top 29 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MGCP 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 MGCP.

1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) XMPP
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) CCNP
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (75.00%) SCCP
2 3 (75.00%) ITIL
2 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
3 1 (25.00%) ION Trading

MGCP
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing MGCP 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 MGCP. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (75.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) H.323
1 4 (100.00%) Unified Communications
2 3 (75.00%) VoIP
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) IP Telephony
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco IPT
2 3 (75.00%) SCCP
2 3 (75.00%) LAN
3 1 (25.00%) PSTN
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Communications Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Voice Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Voice Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Senior Communications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (75.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) CCNP
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Fujitsu
3 1 (25.00%) ION Trading