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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 290 302 317
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +15
Permanent jobs citing UAG 1 23 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.011% 0.20% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 1.93% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 6
Average salary - £50,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+15.00% +33.33%
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
850 1194 940
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 8.99% 10.31% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 736 1030 820
Average salary £47,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.05% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 4 September 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 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
3 5 (71.43%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (57.14%) Lync
4 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 4 (57.14%) Firewall
5 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
5 3 (42.86%) Law
5 3 (42.86%) Citrix
5 3 (42.86%) SAN
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) SMTP
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (42.86%) Clustering
5 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
5 3 (42.86%) vSphere
5 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) XenApp
5 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 6 (85.71%) MS Exchange
2 5 (71.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (57.14%) Lync
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (42.86%) Mimecast
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) SAN
3 3 (42.86%) SMTP
3 3 (42.86%) Unified Communications
3 3 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
General
1 3 (42.86%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Legal
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Administrator
1 3 (42.86%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Architect
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Wintel Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Service Design Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) Clustering
1 3 (42.86%) Blackberry
2 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 1 (14.29%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Project Planning
1 3 (42.86%) Mobile Device Management
1 3 (42.86%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (42.86%) XenApp
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) VMware ESX
2 3 (42.86%) vSphere
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (14.29%) ISA Server
4 1 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
4 1 (14.29%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
3 1 (14.29%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix
3 3 (42.86%) Symantec
4 2 (28.57%) Cisco
4 2 (28.57%) AppSense
5 1 (14.29%) WatchGuard
5 1 (14.29%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (14.29%) Infoblox
5 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle
5 1 (14.29%) EMC
5 1 (14.29%) Red Hat