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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 297 338 321
Rank change year-on-year
+41 -17
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 5 4 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.050% 0.032% 0.060%
As % of the System Software category 0.46% 0.33% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5 4 5
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% -31.03%
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.66% -
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
1082 1199 1065
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.78% 9.49% 9.07%
Number of salaries quoted 943 1101 928
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- -2.59%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
4 8 (72.73%) UAG
4 8 (72.73%) Lync
5 7 (63.64%) Office 365
5 7 (63.64%) Windows
5 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
5 7 (63.64%) ISA Server
5 7 (63.64%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
6 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) Cisco
6 6 (54.55%) IaaS
7 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
7 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (45.45%) Business Development
7 5 (45.45%) SCCM
7 5 (45.45%) Migration
8 4 (36.36%) MCTS
8 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
8 4 (36.36%) SCOM
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) SAN
8 4 (36.36%) SAML
8 4 (36.36%) MCSE
8 4 (36.36%) MCP

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (72.73%) Lync
2 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (9.09%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
4 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (81.82%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (63.64%) Office 365
3 6 (54.55%) IaaS
4 3 (27.27%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Firewall
2 4 (36.36%) SAN
3 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
3 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (18.18%) LAN
4 2 (18.18%) WAN
4 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
5 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
5 1 (9.09%) VPN
5 1 (9.09%) DNS
5 1 (9.09%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
2 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 2 (18.18%) Electronics
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Messaging Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Senior Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Network Administrator
2 3 (27.27%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) SAML
2 1 (9.09%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (36.36%) Private Cloud
3 2 (18.18%) DTV
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Development
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Programme Management
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (36.36%) MCTS
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) MCP
3 3 (27.27%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) UAG
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) ISA Server
2 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) Hyper-V
3 6 (54.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) SCOM
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Intune
4 1 (9.09%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) VMware
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Aruba
4 3 (27.27%) HP
5 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
5 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
6 1 (9.09%) Sonus