Period
to 19 September 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 19 September 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Moving Picture Experts Group (MPEG)
UK
6 months to
19 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 703 1058 1163
Rank change year-on-year +355 +105 +56
Permanent jobs citing MPEG 2 26 18
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.018% 0.011%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.010% 0.047% 0.027%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 14
Median annual salary - £57,500 £19,750
Median salary % change year-on-year - +191.14% -47.33%
UK excluding London median annual salary - £55,000 £16,000
% change year-on-year - +243.75% -50.00%

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 19,414 54,910 65,985
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 38.99% 38.85% 39.41%
Number of salaries quoted 15,309 41,191 50,509
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% - +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £29,375 £28,750
90th Percentile £100,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +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 19 September 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 +352 2 - - 5
London +249 2 - - 2

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) MGCP
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) SCCP
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
1 2 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Verint
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) GLBP
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (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 2 (100.00%) BGP
1 2 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 2 (100.00%) GLBP
1 2 (100.00%) H.323
1 2 (100.00%) HSRP
1 2 (100.00%) MGCP
1 2 (100.00%) MPLS
1 2 (100.00%) Multicast
1 2 (100.00%) OSPF
1 2 (100.00%) RTP
1 2 (100.00%) SCCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) Telepresence
1 2 (100.00%) WebEx
General
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Multimedia Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Voice Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Architecture Roadmap
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP
1 2 (100.00%) CCNP Voice
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) BT
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Speakerbus
1 2 (100.00%) Verint