The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 804 734 763
Rank change year-on-year
-70 +29
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 66 122 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.061% 0.12% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 0.57% 1.20% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 54 91 85
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £27,550
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +7.14%
Forefront TMG
UK

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

System Software Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11562 10169 11164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 10.73% 9.96% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 9591 8746 9688
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% +2.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 England

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in England

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in England

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in England

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in England

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 20 August 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -16 38 £55,000 +46.66% 7
East of England +2 12 £38,000 -17.83%
London -29 8 £57,500 -17.85%
South West -13 5 £30,000 +9.09%
North West - 2 £21,500 -
West Midlands -19 1 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Forefront TMG
UK

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 141 (83.43%) Windows
2 118 (69.82%) Microsoft
3 117 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 97 (57.40%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (48.52%) MS Excel
6 81 (47.93%) MS Exchange
7 79 (46.75%) DNS
8 77 (45.56%) UAG
9 75 (44.38%) VMware
10 73 (43.20%) Cisco
11 71 (42.01%) Microsoft Certification
12 68 (40.24%) Hyper-V
13 67 (39.64%) Firewall
14 63 (37.28%) SAN
15 61 (36.09%) Exchange Server 2010
16 60 (35.50%) ISA Server
17 58 (34.32%) IIS
17 58 (34.32%) VMware Infrastructure
18 55 (32.54%) SharePoint
19 52 (30.77%) ITIL
19 52 (30.77%) SQL
20 51 (30.18%) Windows Server 2003
21 50 (29.59%) MCSE
22 47 (27.81%) Load Balancing
22 47 (27.81%) Lync
23 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2013
23 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2007
23 46 (27.22%) SQL Server
24 45 (26.63%) DHCP
24 45 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the 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 81 (47.93%) MS Exchange
2 61 (36.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (34.32%) IIS
4 55 (32.54%) SharePoint
5 47 (27.81%) Lync
6 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2007
6 46 (27.22%) Exchange Server 2013
7 23 (13.61%) Exchange Server 2003
8 22 (13.02%) SharePoint Server
9 17 (10.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 12 (7.10%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (5.33%) Apache
11 9 (5.33%) Moodle
12 7 (4.14%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (3.55%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (2.96%) WordPress
15 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2000
16 2 (1.18%) Tomcat
16 2 (1.18%) Oracle Application Server
17 1 (0.59%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 82 (48.52%) MS Excel
2 37 (21.89%) MS Office
3 14 (8.28%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.37%) MS Project
5 2 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.18%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 22 (13.02%) Office 365
2 13 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.14%) IaaS
5 4 (2.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 79 (46.75%) DNS
2 67 (39.64%) Firewall
3 63 (37.28%) SAN
4 45 (26.63%) DHCP
5 44 (26.04%) HTTP
6 33 (19.53%) WAN
7 32 (18.93%) TCP/IP
8 30 (17.75%) SSL
9 28 (16.57%) HTTPS
9 28 (16.57%) VLAN
10 25 (14.79%) Internet
11 23 (13.61%) VPN
11 23 (13.61%) LAN
12 22 (13.02%) Cisco ASA
13 19 (11.24%) IPv6
14 17 (10.06%) Network Security
15 15 (8.88%) VoIP
16 14 (8.28%) IPX
16 14 (8.28%) SSH
16 14 (8.28%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 46 (27.22%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.33%) MySQL
4 2 (1.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.18%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (11.24%) Publishing
2 10 (5.92%) Finance
3 4 (2.37%) Electronics
4 3 (1.78%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.78%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.78%) Marketing
5 1 (0.59%) Back Office
5 1 (0.59%) Military
5 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 31 (18.34%) Support Engineer
1 31 (18.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 28 (16.57%) Architect
3 25 (14.79%) Consultant
4 20 (11.83%) 3rd Line Support
5 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Consultant
6 15 (8.88%) Network Engineer
6 15 (8.88%) Technical Architect
7 12 (7.10%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (6.51%) Designer
9 10 (5.92%) Security Designer
9 10 (5.92%) Analyst
9 10 (5.92%) Senior Network Engineer
10 9 (5.33%) Senior Consultant
11 8 (4.73%) Technical Consultant
12 7 (4.14%) Web Designer
12 7 (4.14%) Web Architect
12 7 (4.14%) Security Architect
12 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
13 6 (3.55%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.69%) COM
2 10 (5.92%) LAMP
3 7 (4.14%) SAML
4 3 (1.78%) XML
5 2 (1.18%) .NET
5 2 (1.18%) Web Services
5 2 (1.18%) XMPP
6 1 (0.59%) jQuery
6 1 (0.59%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.51%) Open Source
2 8 (4.73%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.73%) Clustering
3 5 (2.96%) PKI
4 4 (2.37%) VLE
4 4 (2.37%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.37%) Replication
5 3 (1.78%) Mathematics
5 3 (1.78%) DTV
5 3 (1.78%) Firmware
6 2 (1.18%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.59%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.59%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 141 (83.43%) Windows
2 97 (57.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 51 (30.18%) Windows Server 2003
4 45 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
5 29 (17.16%) Linux
6 21 (12.43%) Windows 7
7 17 (10.06%) Windows XP
7 17 (10.06%) Windows Vista
8 11 (6.51%) Solaris
9 10 (5.92%) Windows 8
10 9 (5.33%) UNIX
11 3 (1.78%) CentOS
11 3 (1.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (30.77%) ITIL
2 47 (27.81%) Load Balancing
3 21 (12.43%) PRINCE2
4 17 (10.06%) Data Protection
5 16 (9.47%) Change Control
5 16 (9.47%) Performance Tuning
5 16 (9.47%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (8.28%) Migration
7 10 (5.92%) Time Management
7 10 (5.92%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (5.33%) Incident Management
9 8 (4.73%) Validation
9 8 (4.73%) CRM
9 8 (4.73%) MOF
10 5 (2.96%) Configuration Management
10 5 (2.96%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.96%) Content Management
11 4 (2.37%) Statistical Analysis
11 4 (2.37%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 52 (30.77%) SQL
2 25 (14.79%) PowerShell
3 15 (8.88%) Bash Shell
3 15 (8.88%) Perl
4 9 (5.33%) PHP
5 3 (1.78%) C
6 2 (1.18%) VBScript
6 2 (1.18%) VB
6 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.18%) Korn
Qualifications
1 71 (42.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (29.59%) MCSE
3 35 (20.71%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (18.34%) MCTS
5 30 (17.75%) CCNP
6 25 (14.79%) MCITP
7 23 (13.61%) Degree
8 21 (12.43%) CCSP
8 21 (12.43%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (11.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (11.24%) CCNA
11 18 (10.65%) MCSA
11 18 (10.65%) SC Cleared
11 18 (10.65%) Security Cleared
12 15 (8.88%) MCP
13 14 (8.28%) CCIE
14 12 (7.10%) CCIP
14 12 (7.10%) DV Cleared
15 10 (5.92%) CISSP
16 8 (4.73%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.24%) SLA
2 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.59%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 117 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 77 (45.56%) UAG
3 68 (40.24%) Hyper-V
4 60 (35.50%) ISA Server
5 58 (34.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (13.61%) vSphere
7 22 (13.02%) XenApp
8 20 (11.83%) XenDesktop
9 19 (11.24%) Terminal Services
10 13 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (5.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 10 (5.92%) IAG
12 8 (4.73%) Shibboleth
12 8 (4.73%) Snort
13 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
13 2 (1.18%) Terminal Server
14 1 (0.59%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.59%) XenServer
14 1 (0.59%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 39 (23.08%) SCCM
2 37 (21.89%) SCOM
3 24 (14.20%) WSUS
4 23 (13.61%) Backup Exec
5 14 (8.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (5.92%) Cacti
7 5 (2.96%) MOM
7 5 (2.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.78%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.18%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.59%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.59%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 118 (69.82%) Microsoft
2 75 (44.38%) VMware
3 73 (43.20%) Cisco
4 42 (24.85%) HP
5 30 (17.75%) Citrix
6 27 (15.98%) NetApp
7 25 (14.79%) Dell
8 23 (13.61%) SolarWinds
9 22 (13.02%) Symantec
10 21 (12.43%) Juniper
11 19 (11.24%) CheckPoint
12 15 (8.88%) Altiris
13 13 (7.69%) McAfee
13 13 (7.69%) EMC
14 10 (5.92%) Websense
15 8 (4.73%) Sourcefire
15 8 (4.73%) SonicWALL
15 8 (4.73%) F5
16 5 (2.96%) Remedy
17 4 (2.37%) SAP
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Salary: Competitive
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
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