The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 302 342 315
Rank change year-on-year
+40 -27
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 4 1 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.038% 0.008% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.080% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 7
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £50,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
Forefront TMG
London

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

System Software Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
866 1254 983
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.26% 10.12% 8.21%
Number of salaries quoted 759 1086 867
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.31%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
3 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 5 (50.00%) HP
5 5 (50.00%) ISA Server
5 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 5 (50.00%) CCNA
5 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 4 (40.00%) Business Development
6 4 (40.00%) Wireless
6 4 (40.00%) Windows
7 3 (30.00%) DNS
7 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
7 3 (30.00%) SQL
7 3 (30.00%) DHCP
7 3 (30.00%) CCNP
7 3 (30.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
7 3 (30.00%) Change Management
7 3 (30.00%) WSUS
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (30.00%) SCOM
7 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 3 (30.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (30.00%) Lync
2 2 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (30.00%) IaaS
3 2 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 4 (40.00%) Wireless
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (30.00%) DNS
4 3 (30.00%) DHCP
4 3 (30.00%) NetScaler
5 2 (20.00%) LAN
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) SAN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (10.00%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
1 2 (20.00%) Back Office
2 1 (10.00%) Electronics
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (10.00%) Legal
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Administrator
1 3 (30.00%) Network Administrator
2 2 (20.00%) Architect
2 2 (20.00%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Messaging Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
1 1 (10.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Cloud
2 1 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (10.00%) DTV
2 1 (10.00%) Device Driver
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Business Development
2 3 (30.00%) Operations Management
2 3 (30.00%) Change Management
2 3 (30.00%) Time Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
4 1 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (10.00%) BCP
4 1 (10.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (10.00%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) VBScript
2 1 (10.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (50.00%) CCNA
1 5 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (10.00%) MCTS
4 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (10.00%) MCP
4 1 (10.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (50.00%) ISA Server
3 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (30.00%) XenApp
4 3 (30.00%) UAG
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (20.00%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) WSUS
1 3 (30.00%) SCOM
2 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (20.00%) MOM
2 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (10.00%) Zenoss
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Intune
3 1 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
3 7 (70.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (30.00%) Citrix
5 3 (30.00%) Aruba
6 2 (20.00%) F5
6 2 (20.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (20.00%) McAfee
6 2 (20.00%) WatchGuard
6 2 (20.00%) Barracuda Networks
7 1 (10.00%) Veeam
7 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
7 1 (10.00%) BMC
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Symantec
7 1 (10.00%) SAP