The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the East Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank - 158 171
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands - 0.19% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - 1.73% 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 4
Average salary - £39,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.87%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.63%
System Software Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
277 346 347
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.39% 10.87% 10.17%
Number of salaries quoted 229 279 310
Average salary £40,000 £37,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.96% +0.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,850 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the East Midlands region.

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) UAG
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) SCOM
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 3 (50.00%) MOM
4 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MCTS

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 6 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (83.33%) SharePoint
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Lync
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (16.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) VoIP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) X-Windows
1 1 (16.67%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Data Protection
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Network Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (16.67%) MOF
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCTS
2 3 (50.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) Hyper-V
2 5 (83.33%) UAG
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (50.00%) ISA Server
5 2 (33.33%) XenApp
5 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (16.67%) XenDesktop
6 1 (16.67%) vSphere
6 1 (16.67%) IAG
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
1 5 (83.33%) SCOM
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (50.00%) MOM
3 3 (50.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 1 (16.67%) Cacti
4 1 (16.67%) SCDPM
4 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
4 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (66.67%) Symantec
3 2 (33.33%) Citrix
3 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco
3 2 (33.33%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) Ruckus Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) Meraki
4 1 (16.67%) Meru Networks
4 1 (16.67%) EMC
4 1 (16.67%) NetApp
4 1 (16.67%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (16.67%) SAP
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds