The table below looks at the statistics for UAG 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 UAG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 299 310 334
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +24
Permanent jobs citing UAG 27 12 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.10% 0.054%
As % of the System Software category 2.19% 1.26% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 6
Average salary £52,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,250 £58,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
UAG
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
1231 955 1186
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 10.37% 8.07% 9.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1052 834 1071
Average salary £47,500 £48,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.56% +2.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

UAG
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

UAG Salary Trend in the City of London

UAG
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

UAG Salary Histogram in the City of London

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 35 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 31 (73.81%) Windows
3 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 27 (64.29%) ITIL
4 27 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
5 25 (59.52%) VMware
5 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (54.76%) Cisco
7 19 (45.24%) DNS
7 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (45.24%) Lync
8 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
9 17 (40.48%) Finance
10 16 (38.10%) DHCP
10 16 (38.10%) vSphere
11 15 (35.71%) XenApp
11 15 (35.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 15 (35.71%) Infoblox
11 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
11 15 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
11 15 (35.71%) CLARiiON
11 15 (35.71%) Oracle
11 15 (35.71%) EMC
11 15 (35.71%) Citrix
11 15 (35.71%) Linux
11 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
11 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
11 15 (35.71%) ITIL V3

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 35 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 27 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (45.24%) Lync
4 13 (30.95%) SharePoint
5 12 (28.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (14.29%) Lotus Domino
6 6 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (11.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (9.52%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (7.14%) CMS
10 1 (2.38%) IIS
10 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 25 (59.52%) MS Excel
2 5 (11.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (7.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Office 365
2 3 (7.14%) IaaS
2 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (45.24%) DNS
2 16 (38.10%) DHCP
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (35.71%) NetScaler
3 15 (35.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 13 (30.95%) Unified Communications
5 12 (28.57%) SMTP
6 11 (26.19%) LAN
7 10 (23.81%) Ethernet
7 10 (23.81%) Fibre Channel
7 10 (23.81%) SAN
8 9 (21.43%) Firewall
9 6 (14.29%) Internet
10 1 (2.38%) Wireless
10 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
10 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
10 1 (2.38%) VPN
10 1 (2.38%) PBX
10 1 (2.38%) PSTN
10 1 (2.38%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (40.48%) Finance
2 10 (23.81%) Law
3 6 (14.29%) Publishing
4 3 (7.14%) Electronics
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
4 3 (7.14%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
4 3 (7.14%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Administrator
2 10 (23.81%) Technical Manager
3 9 (21.43%) Messaging Administrator
4 8 (19.05%) Messaging Engineer
5 6 (14.29%) Capacity Manager
6 4 (9.52%) IT Services Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Data Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Data Centre Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (7.14%) Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Support Engineer
8 2 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (4.76%) SharePoint Administrator
9 1 (2.38%) Service Continuity Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Operations Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Data Centre Team Leader
9 1 (2.38%) Service Transition Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.14%) SAML
2 2 (4.76%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (35.71%) Management Information System
1 15 (35.71%) CLARiiON
2 10 (23.81%) Blackberry
2 10 (23.81%) CMDB
3 6 (14.29%) Clustering
4 3 (7.14%) Statistics
4 3 (7.14%) DTV
5 1 (2.38%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 31 (73.81%) Windows
2 19 (45.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (35.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (35.71%) Linux
3 15 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (14.29%) Windows Mobile
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.38%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (64.29%) ITIL
2 15 (35.71%) ITIL V3
3 13 (30.95%) Problem Management
3 13 (30.95%) Release Management
4 12 (28.57%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (26.19%) Capacity Management
6 10 (23.81%) Incident Management
7 6 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
7 6 (14.29%) Load Balancing
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
7 6 (14.29%) Performance Monitoring
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Configuration Management
9 3 (7.14%) Change Management
9 3 (7.14%) Logistics
9 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
9 3 (7.14%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) MCSE
1 7 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (7.14%) MCTS
3 2 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCITP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 25 (59.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (38.10%) vSphere
3 15 (35.71%) XenApp
3 15 (35.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 11 (26.19%) Active Directory
5 6 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 3 (7.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (7.14%) ISA Server
6 3 (7.14%) Hyper-V
6 3 (7.14%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) EMC NetWorker
2 12 (28.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (23.81%) SCOM
4 3 (7.14%) SCCM
5 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 28 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 25 (59.52%) VMware
3 23 (54.76%) Cisco
4 15 (35.71%) EMC
4 15 (35.71%) Citrix
4 15 (35.71%) Oracle
4 15 (35.71%) Red Hat
4 15 (35.71%) Infoblox
5 12 (28.57%) Symantec
6 8 (19.05%) MobileIron
7 6 (14.29%) F5
7 6 (14.29%) Dell
8 3 (7.14%) SAP
9 1 (2.38%) HP
9 1 (2.38%) Siemens
9 1 (2.38%) Mitel
9 1 (2.38%) Polycom
9 1 (2.38%) ProCurve