The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 99 86 80
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 3 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.26% 0.55% 0.36%
As % of the System Software category 2.31% 4.32% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 3
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +50.79%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.63%
System Software Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
130 139 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.23% 12.68% 13.79%
Number of salaries quoted 111 131 106
Average salary £35,000 £39,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.39% -12.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Forefront TMG
East of England

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -10 3 £37,000 -22.10%
Forefront TMG
East of England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) IIS
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 16 (100.00%) Terminal Services
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (87.50%) ISA Server
2 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 14 (87.50%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) VPN
2 14 (87.50%) DNS
2 14 (87.50%) SSL
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (87.50%) UAG
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
3 13 (81.25%) VLAN
3 13 (81.25%) Windows Vista
3 13 (81.25%) Internet
3 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
4 12 (75.00%) HTTPS
4 12 (75.00%) HTTP
4 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
4 12 (75.00%) Network Security

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 16 (100.00%) IIS
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint
2 14 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 14 (87.50%) SharePoint Server
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 9 (56.25%) MS Office
2 7 (43.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) VPN
1 14 (87.50%) DNS
1 14 (87.50%) SSL
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) VLAN
2 13 (81.25%) Internet
3 12 (75.00%) HTTPS
3 12 (75.00%) HTTP
3 12 (75.00%) TCP/IP
3 12 (75.00%) Network Security
4 8 (50.00%) VRRP
5 5 (31.25%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (31.25%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Systems Engineer
1 6 (37.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (43.75%) Firmware
1 7 (43.75%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (81.25%) Windows 7
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Vista
2 13 (81.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) ITIL
2 5 (31.25%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (31.25%) Change Control
3 2 (12.50%) Incident Management
3 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (62.50%) MCSE
3 8 (50.00%) MCP
3 8 (50.00%) CCSP
3 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 8 (50.00%) CCIP
3 8 (50.00%) CCNA
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Terminal Services
2 14 (87.50%) ISA Server
2 14 (87.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (87.50%) UAG
3 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
3 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
3 8 (50.00%) Cisco
4 2 (12.50%) HP