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

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 122 119 137
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +18
Permanent jobs citing UAG 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.053% 0.23% 0.18%
As % of the System Software category 0.39% 3.36% 2.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UAG
North West

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

System Software Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
254 119 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 13.39% 6.96% 6.81%
Number of salaries quoted 227 86 138
Average salary £42,500 £39,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.97% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £19,500 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £50,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

UAG
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

UAG Salary Trend in Cheshire

UAG
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
Crewe - 1 £45,000 -
UAG
North West

UAG
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire region citing UAG 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 UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WLAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SSL
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds