The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 223 201 204
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +3
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 4 21 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.067% 0.38% 0.20%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 2.85% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 11
Average salary £47,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+58.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
Forefront TMG
South East

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

System Software Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
776 737 615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 13.04% 13.41% 11.05%
Number of salaries quoted 532 565 523
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £30,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,320 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Berkshire

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Reading -3 4 £47,500 -
Forefront TMG
South East

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 8 (57.14%) HTTP
2 8 (57.14%) HTTPS
2 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) ISA Server
3 6 (42.86%) McAfee
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) DNS
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (35.71%) VMware
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) SCOM
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
4 5 (35.71%) UAG
5 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (28.57%) Internet
5 4 (28.57%) CCNA
5 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (28.57%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
5 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 3 (21.43%) SQL

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) SharePoint Server
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.14%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Office 365
2 1 (7.14%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) HTTP
1 8 (57.14%) HTTPS
1 8 (57.14%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) DNS
3 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
3 4 (28.57%) Internet
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) VPN
5 2 (14.29%) SNMP
5 2 (14.29%) WAN
5 2 (14.29%) SMTP
5 2 (14.29%) SSL
5 2 (14.29%) VLAN
6 1 (7.14%) IPv6
6 1 (7.14%) DHCP
6 1 (7.14%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (7.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (28.57%) Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Consultant
3 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Junior
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Windows
2 8 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Vista
5 2 (14.29%) Solaris
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
2 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) DV Cleared
3 4 (28.57%) CCNA
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (28.57%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
5 2 (14.29%) MCSA
5 2 (14.29%) CCSP
5 2 (14.29%) CCIP
6 1 (7.14%) MCTS
6 1 (7.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) ISA Server
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) UAG
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) Terminal Services
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) SCCM
3 1 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (7.14%) MOM
3 1 (7.14%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) McAfee
2 5 (35.71%) VMware
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) WatchGuard
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Dell
4 1 (7.14%) Juniper
4 1 (7.14%) Symantec
4 1 (7.14%) Twitter
4 1 (7.14%) Websense