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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 794 772 747
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -25
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 71 91 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.069% 0.090% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.56% 0.86% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 58 79 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,700 £33,550
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+28.37% -12.94%
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
12608 10586 10930
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.17% 10.53% 10.16%
Number of salaries quoted 10748 8837 9445
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +12 40 £46,250 +23.33% 3
London -25 16 £50,000 -9.09% 1
Yorkshire -25 4 £51,250 +36.66% 1
East Midlands - 4 £49,250 - 1
South West -9 3 £42,500 -3.40% 3
North West -15 2 £42,875 -1.43%
West Midlands -23 2 £55,000 +48.64% 1
Forefront TMG
UK

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 137 (92.57%) Windows
2 110 (74.32%) Active Directory
3 97 (65.54%) Microsoft
3 97 (65.54%) Hyper-V
4 86 (58.11%) VMware
5 82 (55.41%) SCCM
6 80 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 79 (53.38%) MS Exchange
8 74 (50.00%) SCOM
8 74 (50.00%) UAG
9 71 (47.97%) MS Excel
10 68 (45.95%) SAN
11 63 (42.57%) ISA Server
12 60 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
13 58 (39.19%) SQL Server
14 56 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
15 55 (37.16%) SQL
16 54 (36.49%) Exchange Server 2010
17 50 (33.78%) MCSE
18 45 (30.41%) Windows Server 2012
19 42 (28.38%) Office 365
19 42 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2013
20 38 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
21 37 (25.00%) Lync
22 36 (24.32%) DNS
22 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
22 36 (24.32%) Load Balancing
23 34 (22.97%) Citrix
24 33 (22.30%) SC Cleared
24 33 (22.30%) Security Cleared

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 79 (53.38%) MS Exchange
2 54 (36.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (28.38%) Exchange Server 2013
4 37 (25.00%) Lync
5 30 (20.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 30 (20.27%) SharePoint
6 24 (16.22%) IIS
6 24 (16.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (7.43%) SharePoint Server
8 8 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
8 8 (5.41%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (4.05%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (4.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.70%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.68%) ArcGIS
11 1 (0.68%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 71 (47.97%) MS Excel
2 19 (12.84%) MS Office
3 2 (1.35%) MS Project
3 2 (1.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.68%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 3 (2.03%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 42 (28.38%) Office 365
2 23 (15.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.08%) IaaS
4 7 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.68%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (45.95%) SAN
2 36 (24.32%) DNS
3 29 (19.59%) Firewall
4 28 (18.92%) DHCP
5 20 (13.51%) TCP/IP
6 16 (10.81%) VPN
6 16 (10.81%) WAN
7 15 (10.14%) HTTP
7 15 (10.14%) Internet
8 14 (9.46%) HTTPS
9 13 (8.78%) LAN
10 9 (6.08%) VLAN
11 8 (5.41%) Wireless
11 8 (5.41%) Network Security
11 8 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (5.41%) VoIP
12 4 (2.70%) SMS
12 4 (2.70%) Kerberos
12 4 (2.70%) SSL
12 4 (2.70%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (39.19%) SQL Server
2 9 (6.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.68%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (2.70%) Finance
2 2 (1.35%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.68%) Back Office
3 1 (0.68%) Advertising
3 1 (0.68%) Military
Job Titles
1 45 (30.41%) Architect
2 33 (22.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 29 (19.59%) Technical Architect
4 14 (9.46%) Analyst
5 13 (8.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 13 (8.78%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 10 (6.76%) Infrastructure Architect
7 9 (6.08%) Consultant
7 9 (6.08%) Security Designer
7 9 (6.08%) Designer
8 7 (4.73%) Security Architect
8 7 (4.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 7 (4.73%) Web Architect
8 7 (4.73%) Network Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Support Engineer
8 7 (4.73%) Web Designer
9 5 (3.38%) Senior Consultant
9 5 (3.38%) Server Engineer
9 5 (3.38%) Storage Architect
10 4 (2.70%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.05%) SAML
2 2 (1.35%) COM
3 1 (0.68%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 14 (9.46%) Clustering
2 7 (4.73%) Blackberry
3 6 (4.05%) Replication
4 5 (3.38%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.70%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.70%) EqualLogic
6 3 (2.03%) Thin Client
6 3 (2.03%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.35%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 137 (92.57%) Windows
2 80 (54.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 45 (30.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 36 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 13 (8.78%) Linux
5 13 (8.78%) Windows 7
5 13 (8.78%) Windows 8
6 8 (5.41%) UNIX
7 7 (4.73%) Windows XP
7 7 (4.73%) Windows Vista
7 7 (4.73%) Solaris
8 3 (2.03%) CentOS
8 3 (2.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.35%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.68%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (25.68%) Performance Tuning
2 36 (24.32%) Load Balancing
3 20 (13.51%) ITIL
4 12 (8.11%) Migration
5 10 (6.76%) Kalman Filter
6 8 (5.41%) TOGAF
7 7 (4.73%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.73%) Validation
7 7 (4.73%) Coaching
8 6 (4.05%) Data Protection
9 5 (3.38%) Change Control
9 5 (3.38%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (3.38%) Configuration Management
9 5 (3.38%) Project Management
10 4 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.70%) Service Delivery
10 4 (2.70%) Business Development
10 4 (2.70%) Time Management
10 4 (2.70%) Mentoring
10 4 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 55 (37.16%) SQL
2 9 (6.08%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.35%) VBScript
3 2 (1.35%) VB
4 1 (0.68%) C
Qualifications
1 60 (40.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 50 (33.78%) MCSE
3 33 (22.30%) SC Cleared
3 33 (22.30%) Security Cleared
4 15 (10.14%) MCP
5 14 (9.46%) MCTS
5 14 (9.46%) MCITP
6 13 (8.78%) Cisco Certification
7 11 (7.43%) DV Cleared
8 10 (6.76%) CCNP
9 9 (6.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.73%) CCNA
10 7 (4.73%) MCSA
11 5 (3.38%) CCSP
12 4 (2.70%) Degree
13 3 (2.03%) CCIP
14 2 (1.35%) ISEB
15 1 (0.68%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (11.49%) SLA
2 3 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.68%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 110 (74.32%) Active Directory
2 97 (65.54%) Hyper-V
3 74 (50.00%) UAG
4 63 (42.57%) ISA Server
5 56 (37.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 22 (14.86%) XenApp
7 21 (14.19%) XenDesktop
8 12 (8.11%) vSphere
8 12 (8.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 11 (7.43%) Terminal Services
10 4 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (2.03%) XenServer
12 1 (0.68%) VMware ESX
12 1 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.68%) Firmware
12 1 (0.68%) IAG
Systems Management
1 82 (55.41%) SCCM
2 74 (50.00%) SCOM
3 15 (10.14%) SCVMM
4 14 (9.46%) SCDPM
5 13 (8.78%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 11 (7.43%) Backup Exec
7 5 (3.38%) SCSM
8 3 (2.03%) Opsview
8 3 (2.03%) WSUS
8 3 (2.03%) Nagios
9 2 (1.35%) MOM
9 2 (1.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.35%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
10 1 (0.68%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.68%) Cacti
10 1 (0.68%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 97 (65.54%) Microsoft
2 86 (58.11%) VMware
3 34 (22.97%) Citrix
4 32 (21.62%) Cisco
4 32 (21.62%) F5
5 17 (11.49%) HP
6 15 (10.14%) SolarWinds
7 13 (8.78%) Dell
8 10 (6.76%) Symantec
8 10 (6.76%) McAfee
9 8 (5.41%) Websense
9 8 (5.41%) Juniper
10 7 (4.73%) CheckPoint
10 7 (4.73%) Veeam
11 6 (4.05%) NetApp
11 6 (4.05%) CommVault
12 4 (2.70%) Remedy
13 3 (2.03%) Red Hat
13 3 (2.03%) Huawei
13 3 (2.03%) SonicWALL
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