Period
to 17 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MGW skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MGW over the 6 months to 17 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Media Gateway (MGW)
UK > England
6 months to
17 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 1064 1133 1158
Rank change year-on-year +69 +25 +102
Permanent jobs citing MGW 15 35 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.011% 0.021% 0.007%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.071% 0.14% 0.043%
Number of salaries quoted 10 31 2
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -4.35% +132.32%
10th Percentile £48,725 £40,000 £52,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £57,500 £64,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year - -4.35% +132.32%

MGW is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 21,128 25,063 27,723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 15.21% 15.29% 16.73%
Number of salaries quoted 16,620 20,431 22,652
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £76,503 £73,750 £73,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

MGW
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing MGW as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for MGW in England

MGW
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing MGW in England.

Salary trend for MGW in England

MGW
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MGW in England over the 6 months to 17 February 2019.

Salary histogram for MGW in England

MGW
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MGW within the England region over the 6 months to 17 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +7 4 £52,500 -4.55% 3
South West - 2 - -
London - 1 £50,000 -
MGW
UK

For the 6 months to 17 February 2019, IT jobs citing MGW also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for MGW.

1 9 (60.00%) PBX
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) LTE
2 6 (40.00%) SGSN
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
2 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (40.00%) Sonus
2 6 (40.00%) Office 365
2 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (40.00%) Mitel
2 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) MCSE
2 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) GSM
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) Avaya
2 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (40.00%) Skype
2 6 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 6 (40.00%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) 4G
3 5 (33.33%) VoLTE
3 5 (33.33%) 2G
3 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (26.67%) RTP

MGW
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LTE
1 9 (60.00%) PBX
2 6 (40.00%) Diameter Protocol
2 6 (40.00%) GSM
2 6 (40.00%) SGSN
2 6 (40.00%) Skype
2 6 (40.00%) Unified Communications
2 6 (40.00%) Wireshark
3 5 (33.33%) 2G
3 5 (33.33%) 3G
3 5 (33.33%) 4G
3 5 (33.33%) VoLTE
4 4 (26.67%) RTP
5 3 (20.00%) Asterisk PBX
5 3 (20.00%) GGSN
5 3 (20.00%) INAP
5 3 (20.00%) Radio Access Network
5 3 (20.00%) RANAP
5 3 (20.00%) UMTS
6 2 (13.33%) VoWiFi
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) GCC
1 3 (20.00%) GDB
1 3 (20.00%) Subversion
1 3 (20.00%) Trac
2 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) Consultant
2 5 (33.33%) Business Consultant
3 3 (20.00%) C++ Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) RAN Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 3G Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 4G Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Telecoms Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Unified Communications Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) VoLTE Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) STL
2 1 (6.67%) LDAP
2 1 (6.67%) XML
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Presales
1 6 (40.00%) Time Management
2 3 (20.00%) Cross-Platform Development
2 3 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 3 (20.00%) OO
2 3 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Test Planning
4 1 (6.67%) Defect Management
4 1 (6.67%) Defect Tracking
4 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 6 (40.00%) MCSE
1 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Avaya
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Mitel
2 6 (40.00%) Sonus
3 3 (20.00%) Anite
3 3 (20.00%) HP
4 2 (13.33%) Ericsson
5 1 (6.67%) Empirix