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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 310 317 312
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -5
Permanent jobs citing UAG 3 23 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 1.81% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 10
Average salary £60,750 £49,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.97% -21.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £47,500 £43,700
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £75,000 £80,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £50,000 £46,250
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +8.10%
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
875 1269 992
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.38% 10.18% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 767 1095 876
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
4 7 (63.64%) Firewall
4 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Lync
5 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
5 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
5 5 (45.45%) DNS
5 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
6 4 (36.36%) SAN
6 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (36.36%) Clustering
6 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
7 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
7 3 (27.27%) XenApp
7 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
7 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
2 7 (63.64%) Lync
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (36.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (9.09%) IIS
5 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (45.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (27.27%) IaaS
1 3 (27.27%) Mimecast
2 2 (18.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) SAN
4 3 (27.27%) SMTP
4 3 (27.27%) Unified Communications
4 3 (27.27%) NetScaler
5 2 (18.18%) LAN
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) VPN
6 1 (9.09%) DHCP
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Electronics
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Administrator
1 3 (27.27%) Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Support
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Head of IT
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Messaging Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
2 4 (36.36%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
4 1 (9.09%) DTV
4 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
4 1 (9.09%) EMC VNX
4 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Mobile Device Management
2 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (27.27%) Project Planning
3 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 2 (18.18%) ITIL
3 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) Line Management
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Network Design
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCTS
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (27.27%) ISA Server
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) XenApp
4 3 (27.27%) vSphere
4 3 (27.27%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (9.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 3 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (18.18%) AirWatch
2 2 (18.18%) SCCM
3 1 (9.09%) SCOM
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Intune
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) AppSense
5 2 (18.18%) WatchGuard
5 2 (18.18%) Barracuda Networks
5 2 (18.18%) MobileIron
6 1 (9.09%) Kaspersky
6 1 (9.09%) Infoblox
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
6 1 (9.09%) HP
6 1 (9.09%) EMC
6 1 (9.09%) Oracle
6 1 (9.09%) SAP