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 3 months to 28 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Media Gateway (MGW)
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 854 951 967
Rank change year-on-year +97 +16  
Permanent jobs citing MGW 4 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.003% 0.010%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.029% 0.017% 0.055%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 3
Median salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.31% +9.19%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +26.31% +9.19%  

MGW is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13603 17985 19852
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.96% 17.30% 18.37%
Number of salaries quoted 11087 14881 15830
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

MGW
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing MGW as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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
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 3 months to 28 March 2017. 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 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 +106 4 £60,000 +26.31% 1
South East +55 4 £60,000 +26.31% 1
Camberley - 4 £60,000 - 1
Surrey - 4 £60,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 5 (71.43%) GGSN
2 4 (57.14%) SGSN
2 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
2 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 4 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (57.14%) GCC
2 4 (57.14%) GDB
2 4 (57.14%) Trac
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) C++
2 4 (57.14%) STL
2 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 4 (57.14%) OO
2 4 (57.14%) GSM
2 4 (57.14%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) UMTS
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) RTP
2 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
2 4 (57.14%) Subversion
2 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 4 (57.14%) RANAP
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
2 4 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
3 3 (42.86%) Business Development
3 3 (42.86%) Degree
3 3 (42.86%) FCAPS
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless

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 5 (71.43%) GGSN
2 4 (57.14%) Asterisk PBX
2 4 (57.14%) Diameter Protocol
2 4 (57.14%) GSM
2 4 (57.14%) LTE
2 4 (57.14%) PBX
2 4 (57.14%) RANAP
2 4 (57.14%) RTP
2 4 (57.14%) SGSN
2 4 (57.14%) UMTS
2 4 (57.14%) Wireshark
3 3 (42.86%) 3GPP
3 3 (42.86%) FCAPS
3 3 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (42.86%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) GCC
1 4 (57.14%) GDB
1 4 (57.14%) Subversion
1 4 (57.14%) Trac
General
1 4 (57.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) C++ Software Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Core Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Network Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 4 (57.14%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Cross-Platform Development
1 4 (57.14%) Multithreading
1 4 (57.14%) OO
1 4 (57.14%) Software Engineering
2 3 (42.86%) Business Development
2 3 (42.86%) Open Source
2 3 (42.86%) Presales
2 3 (42.86%) Software Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Intel