The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 18 April 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 City of London region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 325 304 336
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +32
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 7 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.055% 0.094% 0.036%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 1.00% 0.47%
Number of salaries quoted 7 9 5
Average salary £50,000 £70,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% +75.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £54,000 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £74,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1157 1101 1072
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 9.14% 9.36% 7.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1057 951 957
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £32,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Forefront TMG
London

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the City of London

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the City of London

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 16 (94.12%) Windows
3 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
3 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (88.24%) UAG
3 15 (88.24%) Office 365
4 14 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
4 14 (82.35%) SCCM
4 14 (82.35%) SCOM
4 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
4 14 (82.35%) VMware
5 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
6 12 (70.59%) DNS
7 11 (64.71%) SAN
7 11 (64.71%) DHCP
7 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
8 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (58.82%) Kerberos
8 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
8 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
8 10 (58.82%) SAML
9 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (52.94%) MS Office
9 9 (52.94%) ISA Server
9 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (41.18%) MS Excel

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 14 (82.35%) SharePoint 2010
1 14 (82.35%) SharePoint
2 10 (58.82%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (58.82%) MS Exchange
3 5 (29.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (17.65%) Lync
5 2 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (11.76%) IIS
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (52.94%) MS Office
2 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (88.24%) Office 365
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (29.41%) IaaS
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) DNS
2 11 (64.71%) SAN
2 11 (64.71%) DHCP
3 10 (58.82%) Kerberos
3 10 (58.82%) TCP/IP
4 5 (29.41%) VPN
5 4 (23.53%) Firewall
6 2 (11.76%) NAS
7 1 (5.88%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (41.18%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (11.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (5.88%) MSI
General
1 2 (11.76%) Marketing
1 2 (11.76%) Electronics
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Consultant
2 10 (58.82%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Consultant
3 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (29.41%) Infrastructure Architect
4 5 (29.41%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Server Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.88%) Security Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) SharePoint Administrator
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (58.82%) SAML
2 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.76%) PKI
2 2 (11.76%) DTV
3 1 (5.88%) Device Driver
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (35.29%) Windows 7
4 5 (29.41%) Windows 8
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (47.06%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (35.29%) Business Development
3 5 (29.41%) Migration
3 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 5 (29.41%) Configuration Management
4 2 (11.76%) Digital Marketing
4 2 (11.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Identity Management
5 1 (5.88%) BCP
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (5.88%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 2 (11.76%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCTS
3 6 (35.29%) MCITP
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (5.88%) MCP
4 1 (5.88%) MCSE
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) UAG
3 14 (82.35%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (76.47%) Hyper-V
5 10 (58.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 9 (52.94%) ISA Server
7 1 (5.88%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 14 (82.35%) SCCM
1 14 (82.35%) SCOM
2 4 (23.53%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) MIIS
3 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
3 1 (5.88%) Zenoss
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 16 (94.12%) Microsoft
2 14 (82.35%) VMware
3 2 (11.76%) Citrix
3 2 (11.76%) SAP
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) EMC
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) Altiris
4 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds