The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 252 232 269
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +37
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 11 9 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.14% 0.12% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 1.19% 1.21% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £31,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +28.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £32,500 £30,100
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £46,000 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £36,500
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +1.36%
Forefront TMG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England region.

System Software Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
922 743 1017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 11.97% 10.30% 11.36%
Number of salaries quoted 745 617 882
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,200 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the East of England

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the East of England

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the East of England region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire -12 6 £35,750 +10.00%
Hertfordshire -8 4 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 13 (72.22%) DNS
3 13 (72.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
5 11 (61.11%) VPN
5 11 (61.11%) Cisco
5 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (55.56%) HTTP
6 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
7 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 9 (50.00%) IIS
7 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
7 9 (50.00%) CCNP
7 9 (50.00%) HTTPS
7 9 (50.00%) SSL
7 9 (50.00%) ISA Server
7 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
7 9 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
7 9 (50.00%) Network Security
7 9 (50.00%) UAG
8 8 (44.44%) Windows Vista
8 8 (44.44%) CCNA

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 14 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 14 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 13 (72.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (55.56%) SharePoint
4 9 (50.00%) IIS
4 9 (50.00%) SharePoint Server
5 4 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) Lync
6 1 (5.56%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 6 (33.33%) MS Office
2 5 (27.78%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) DNS
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) VPN
3 10 (55.56%) HTTP
4 9 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 9 (50.00%) HTTPS
4 9 (50.00%) SSL
4 9 (50.00%) Network Security
5 7 (38.89%) VLAN
5 7 (38.89%) Internet
6 6 (33.33%) SAN
7 4 (22.22%) SMS
7 4 (22.22%) DHCP
8 3 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) WLAN
8 3 (16.67%) WAN
9 2 (11.11%) SNMP
9 2 (11.11%) VRRP
9 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
9 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Military
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Operations Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Support Supervisor
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) XMPP
2 1 (5.56%) COM
2 1 (5.56%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Clustering
1 4 (22.22%) Mathematics
2 2 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (11.11%) Firmware
2 2 (11.11%) Replication
3 1 (5.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (88.89%) Windows
1 16 (88.89%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (77.78%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (44.44%) Windows Vista
3 8 (44.44%) Windows XP
4 7 (38.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (38.89%) ITIL
2 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 4 (22.22%) Service Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Incident Management
2 4 (22.22%) Time Management
2 4 (22.22%) Coaching
3 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.11%) Change Control
3 2 (11.11%) Data Security
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.56%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
4 1 (5.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (50.00%) CCNP
4 8 (44.44%) CCNA
4 8 (44.44%) MCP
4 8 (44.44%) MCSE
5 7 (38.89%) CCIP
5 7 (38.89%) CCSP
6 3 (16.67%) MCSA
7 2 (11.11%) CISSP
8 1 (5.56%) PhD
8 1 (5.56%) MCITP
8 1 (5.56%) Degree
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) DV Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (38.89%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (77.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 9 (50.00%) ISA Server
2 9 (50.00%) UAG
3 8 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
5 4 (22.22%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (27.78%) SCCM
2 4 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 12 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco
4 5 (27.78%) Citrix
5 4 (22.22%) Symantec
6 2 (11.11%) SonicWALL
6 2 (11.11%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 2 (11.11%) HP
7 1 (5.56%) ESRI
7 1 (5.56%) 3Com