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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 121 115 117
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +2
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 9 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 0.38% 0.29%
As % of the System Software category 5.06% 3.89% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 5
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,250 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-4.45% +4.66%
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
178 180 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 9.79% 9.67% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 154 173 211
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 27 May 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) SonicWALL
2 9 (90.00%) HP
2 9 (90.00%) Dell
2 9 (90.00%) SAN
2 9 (90.00%) NetApp
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (90.00%) IPv4
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) IPsec
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 6 (60.00%) Thin Client
3 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 6 (60.00%) Fat Client
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (30.00%) SQL
5 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
6 2 (20.00%) Network Design

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (90.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (90.00%) IPv4
1 9 (90.00%) SAN
1 9 (90.00%) Firewall
1 9 (90.00%) IPsec
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Installations Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Thin Client
1 6 (60.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (10.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (10.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 10 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (90.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Change Management
2 2 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (20.00%) Network Design
3 1 (10.00%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MCP
1 2 (20.00%) MCSE
1 2 (20.00%) MCSA
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 10 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 9 (90.00%) vSphere
3 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (60.00%) XenApp
3 6 (60.00%) XenDesktop
4 5 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
1 1 (10.00%) SCCM
1 1 (10.00%) SCOM
1 1 (10.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco
1 9 (90.00%) HP
1 9 (90.00%) Dell
1 9 (90.00%) NetApp
1 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (90.00%) SonicWALL
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
2 6 (60.00%) Citrix
3 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
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