Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Media Gateway (MGW)
UK
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1180 1209 1275
Rank change year-on-year +29 +66 +17
Permanent jobs citing MGW 23 15 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.013% 0.008% 0.008%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.081% 0.046% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 9
UK median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.00% +38.89% -20.00%
10th Percentile £46,125 £58,750 £24,850
90th Percentile £58,250 £66,250 £50,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £62,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -12.00% +52.44% -16.33%

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 with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 28278 32297 36572
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.70% 16.98% 16.68%
Number of salaries quoted 22900 26451 30237
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £71,250 £72,500 £71,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

MGW
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for MGW in the UK

MGW
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for MGW in the UK

MGW
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing MGW over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for MGW in the UK

MGW
Top 4 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 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
England +70 23 £55,000 -12.00% 1
South East +60 22 £55,000 - 1
UK excluding London +46 22 £55,000 -12.00% 1
London - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 17 November 2017, 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 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 22 (95.65%) SGSN
3 21 (91.30%) Multithreading
3 21 (91.30%) LTE
3 21 (91.30%) RANAP
3 21 (91.30%) Wireshark
3 21 (91.30%) Subversion
3 21 (91.30%) Software Engineering
3 21 (91.30%) C++
3 21 (91.30%) STL
3 21 (91.30%) Linux
3 21 (91.30%) OO
3 21 (91.30%) GSM
3 21 (91.30%) PBX
3 21 (91.30%) UMTS
3 21 (91.30%) Cisco
3 21 (91.30%) RTP
3 21 (91.30%) Asterisk PBX
3 21 (91.30%) GCC
3 21 (91.30%) GDB
3 21 (91.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 21 (91.30%) Trac
3 21 (91.30%) Diameter Protocol
3 21 (91.30%) Cross-Platform Development
4 20 (86.96%) GGSN
5 5 (21.74%) VoIP
6 4 (17.39%) OOP
6 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (4.35%) High Availability
7 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network

MGW
Co-occurring 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 22 (95.65%) SGSN
2 21 (91.30%) Asterisk PBX
2 21 (91.30%) Diameter Protocol
2 21 (91.30%) GSM
2 21 (91.30%) LTE
2 21 (91.30%) PBX
2 21 (91.30%) RANAP
2 21 (91.30%) RTP
2 21 (91.30%) UMTS
2 21 (91.30%) Wireshark
3 20 (86.96%) GGSN
4 5 (21.74%) VoIP
5 1 (4.35%) 2G
5 1 (4.35%) 3G
5 1 (4.35%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (4.35%) RNC
Development Applications
1 21 (91.30%) GCC
1 21 (91.30%) GDB
1 21 (91.30%) Subversion
1 21 (91.30%) Trac
General
1 23 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) C++ Software Engineer
1 21 (91.30%) Software Engineer
2 19 (82.61%) Telecoms Engineer
2 19 (82.61%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Core Network Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Network Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Core Network Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Ericsson Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Network Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior C++ Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Linux Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Voice Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (91.30%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 21 (91.30%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 21 (91.30%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (91.30%) Cross-Platform Development
1 21 (91.30%) Multithreading
1 21 (91.30%) OO
1 21 (91.30%) Software Engineering
2 4 (17.39%) OOP
3 1 (4.35%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 21 (91.30%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
Vendors
1 21 (91.30%) Cisco
2 1 (4.35%) Ericsson
2 1 (4.35%) Mapinfo