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 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Media Gateway (MGW)
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 867 917 959
Rank change year-on-year +50 +42  
Permanent jobs citing MGW 5 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.007% 0.011%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.035% 0.043% 0.062%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 7
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +25.00%  

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 14205 16463 19293
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.13% 16.96% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11559 13682 15731
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 6 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 25 June 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 +51 5 £60,000 -4.00% 3
South East +57 3 £60,000 - 3
Camberley - 3 £60,000 - 3
Surrey - 3 £60,000 - 3
London +25 2 £51,500 -
City of London - 2 £51,500 -

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 7 (77.78%) RTP
2 7 (77.78%) C++
2 7 (77.78%) STL
2 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) OO
2 7 (77.78%) GSM
2 7 (77.78%) PBX
2 7 (77.78%) UMTS
2 7 (77.78%) Subversion
2 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 7 (77.78%) RANAP
2 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 7 (77.78%) SGSN
2 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
2 7 (77.78%) LTE
2 7 (77.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 7 (77.78%) Asterisk PBX
2 7 (77.78%) GCC
2 7 (77.78%) GDB
2 7 (77.78%) Trac
2 7 (77.78%) Diameter Protocol
2 7 (77.78%) Cross-Platform Development
3 5 (55.56%) GGSN
4 2 (22.22%) 2G
4 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
4 2 (22.22%) 3G
4 2 (22.22%) VoIP
4 2 (22.22%) High Availability

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 7 (77.78%) Asterisk PBX
1 7 (77.78%) Diameter Protocol
1 7 (77.78%) GSM
1 7 (77.78%) LTE
1 7 (77.78%) PBX
1 7 (77.78%) RANAP
1 7 (77.78%) RTP
1 7 (77.78%) SGSN
1 7 (77.78%) UMTS
1 7 (77.78%) Wireshark
2 5 (55.56%) GGSN
3 2 (22.22%) 2G
3 2 (22.22%) 3G
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) GCC
1 7 (77.78%) GDB
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
1 7 (77.78%) Trac
General
1 9 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) C++ Software Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Core Network Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Network Engineer
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms Engineer
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms Software Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Ericsson Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) VoIP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) Boost C++ Libraries
1 7 (77.78%) STL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Cross-Platform Development
1 7 (77.78%) Multithreading
1 7 (77.78%) OO
1 7 (77.78%) Software Engineering
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 2 (22.22%) Ericsson
Camberley, Surrey
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Camberley
Spectrum IT
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + 23 days holiday, Healthcare,
Posted: 25 days ago