The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 52 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -7
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 5 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 1.56% 1.36% 2.29%
As % of the System Software category 11.63% 13.33% 16.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 5
Average salary £38,000 £47,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +53.22%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%
Forefront TMG
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

System Software Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
43 30 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 13.44% 10.17% 13.76%
Number of salaries quoted 40 28 29
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Bedford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Bedford region.

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Bedford

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Forefront TMG.

1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) UAG
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Forefront TMG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (100.00%) IIS
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 11 (100.00%) SharePoint Server
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
2 5 (45.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) HTTP
1 11 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 11 (100.00%) VPN
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 11 (100.00%) SSL
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Network Security
2 9 (81.82%) VLAN
2 9 (81.82%) Internet
3 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (54.55%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Firmware
1 3 (27.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 7
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Vista
2 9 (81.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
4 1 (9.09%) Requirements Analysis
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) CCSP
2 8 (72.73%) CCNP
2 8 (72.73%) CCIP
2 8 (72.73%) CCNA
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCSE
2 8 (72.73%) MCP
3 2 (18.18%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Terminal Services
1 11 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 11 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (100.00%) UAG
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Cisco