The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 118 121 119
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 10 3 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.15% 0.45%
As % of the System Software category 3.89% 1.58% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 10 3 9
Average salary £33,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,450 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
Forefront TMG
West Midlands

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

System Software Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
257 190 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 12.66% 9.79% 13.08%
Number of salaries quoted 227 166 245
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,000 £26,002
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Birmingham

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) IPv4
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) HP
1 16 (100.00%) Dell
1 16 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
1 16 (100.00%) NetApp
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
1 16 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 16 (100.00%) SonicWALL
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 14 (87.50%) HP StoreVirtual
2 14 (87.50%) IPsec
3 9 (56.25%) Terminal Services
4 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (43.75%) Fat Client
4 7 (43.75%) XenApp
4 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
4 7 (43.75%) VMware
4 7 (43.75%) Thin Client
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) SQL
5 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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%) MS Exchange
1 16 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Communications & Networking
1 16 (100.00%) IPv4
1 16 (100.00%) SAN
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) IPsec
3 2 (12.50%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 14 (87.50%) HP StoreVirtual
2 7 (43.75%) Fat Client
2 7 (43.75%) Thin Client
3 2 (12.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Network Design
2 2 (12.50%) Risk Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) MCP
1 2 (12.50%) MCSE
1 2 (12.50%) MCSA
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 16 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 16 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 16 (100.00%) vSphere
2 9 (56.25%) Terminal Services
3 7 (43.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (43.75%) XenApp
3 7 (43.75%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) HP
1 16 (100.00%) Dell
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) NetApp
1 16 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 16 (100.00%) SonicWALL
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Citrix
3 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 22 days ago