Period
to 24 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term MPEG in permanent job vacancies. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited MPEG over the 6 months to 24 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
UK
6 months to
24 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 708 1017 1142
Rank change year-on-year +309 +125 +67
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 1 42 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.031% 0.009%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.005% 0.080% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 13
Median annual salary - £53,750 £18,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +198.61% -52.00%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £50,000 £16,000
% change year-on-year - +212.50% -57.33%

MPEG is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 20,665 52,209 63,892
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.81% 38.96% 39.63%
Number of salaries quoted 16,831 39,656 49,051
Median annual salary £57,500 £53,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.49% +0.95% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,750 £28,818
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £86,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +7.78% - +5.88%

MPEG
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MPEG as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for MPEG in the UK

MPEG
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing MPEG.

Salary trend for MPEG in the UK

MPEG
Top 2 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing MPEG within the UK over the 6 months to 24 November 2020. 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 +309 1 - - 5
London +198 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 24 November 2020, IT jobs citing MPEG 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 with a requirement for MPEG.

1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 1 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Verint
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) GLBP
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (100.00%) Architecture Roadmap

MPEG
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 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) GLBP
1 1 (100.00%) H.323
1 1 (100.00%) HSRP
1 1 (100.00%) MGCP
1 1 (100.00%) MPLS
1 1 (100.00%) Multicast
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) RTP
1 1 (100.00%) SCCP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 1 (100.00%) WebEx
General
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Multimedia Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Architecture Roadmap
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) BT
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 1 (100.00%) Verint