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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 809 764 732
Rank change year-on-year
-45 -32
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 43 99 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.043% 0.095% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.35% 0.94% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 32 84 102
Average salary £47,500 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.46% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,900 £55,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
12246 10586 10083
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.20% 10.16% 9.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10218 8856 8511
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015. 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 -21 21 £50,000 +11.73%
London +39 14 £55,000 - 3
East Midlands +15 2 £32,500 -31.57%
East of England -5 2 £35,000 - 1
West Midlands -48 2 £33,000 -12.00% 4
North West +5 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -9 1 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Forefront TMG
UK

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 102 (86.44%) Windows
2 91 (77.12%) Microsoft
3 89 (75.42%) Active Directory
4 79 (66.95%) Hyper-V
5 71 (60.17%) MS Exchange
6 68 (57.63%) VMware
7 63 (53.39%) MS Excel
8 62 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
9 61 (51.69%) SCCM
10 59 (50.00%) SCOM
11 56 (47.46%) ISA Server
12 54 (45.76%) UAG
13 52 (44.07%) Windows Server 2012
14 51 (43.22%) Office 365
14 51 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
15 49 (41.53%) Exchange Server 2010
16 42 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2013
17 40 (33.90%) SAN
18 39 (33.05%) Microsoft Certification
19 38 (32.20%) SQL
20 36 (30.51%) Lync
21 33 (27.97%) Cisco
22 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
22 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Azure
23 28 (23.73%) IIS
23 28 (23.73%) MCSE
24 27 (22.88%) SC Cleared
24 27 (22.88%) Security Cleared
25 25 (21.19%) SharePoint
25 25 (21.19%) Citrix

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 71 (60.17%) MS Exchange
2 49 (41.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 42 (35.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 36 (30.51%) Lync
5 28 (23.73%) IIS
6 25 (21.19%) SharePoint
7 20 (16.95%) Exchange Server 2007
8 14 (11.86%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (5.08%) Office Communications Server
10 5 (4.24%) BizTalk Server
11 3 (2.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.85%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.85%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 63 (53.39%) MS Excel
2 15 (12.71%) MS Office
3 5 (4.24%) MS Project
4 1 (0.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.08%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 51 (43.22%) Office 365
2 31 (26.27%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.78%) IaaS
4 6 (5.08%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 40 (33.90%) SAN
2 25 (21.19%) Firewall
3 22 (18.64%) WAN
4 20 (16.95%) DNS
5 17 (14.41%) DHCP
6 12 (10.17%) TCP/IP
6 12 (10.17%) LAN
7 10 (8.47%) Wireless
8 9 (7.63%) VLAN
9 5 (4.24%) VoIP
9 5 (4.24%) VPN
10 4 (3.39%) Internet
10 4 (3.39%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (3.39%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (3.39%) NAS
10 4 (3.39%) Unified Communications
11 3 (2.54%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.54%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (2.54%) IPv6
11 3 (2.54%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.85%) Informix
4 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (6.78%) Finance
2 6 (5.08%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.39%) Electronics
3 4 (3.39%) Manufacturing
3 4 (3.39%) Marketing
4 2 (1.69%) Banking
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (27.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 21 (17.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 20 (16.95%) Architect
4 16 (13.56%) Analyst
5 12 (10.17%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.47%) Consultant
7 9 (7.63%) 3rd Line Support
8 8 (6.78%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
9 7 (5.93%) Support Engineer
9 7 (5.93%) Senior Consultant
10 6 (5.08%) Technical Support
10 6 (5.08%) Network Engineer
10 6 (5.08%) Project Manager
10 6 (5.08%) Messaging Consultant
11 5 (4.24%) Storage Architect
11 5 (4.24%) Support Analyst
12 4 (3.39%) Administrator
12 4 (3.39%) Infrastructure Architect
12 4 (3.39%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.24%) SAML
2 3 (2.54%) .NET
2 3 (2.54%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.69%) Web Services
3 2 (1.69%) XML
3 2 (1.69%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.85%) WAP
4 1 (0.85%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.02%) Clustering
2 7 (5.93%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.08%) Replication
4 4 (3.39%) DTV
5 3 (2.54%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.69%) PKI
6 2 (1.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.69%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.85%) SystemC
7 1 (0.85%) Thin Client
7 1 (0.85%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 102 (86.44%) Windows
2 62 (52.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 52 (44.07%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (19.49%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.69%) Windows NT
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.85%) UNIX
6 1 (0.85%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.85%) NetWare
6 1 (0.85%) Mac OS X
6 1 (0.85%) Android
6 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (17.80%) ITIL
1 21 (17.80%) Load Balancing
2 19 (16.10%) Performance Tuning
3 15 (12.71%) Migration
4 7 (5.93%) TOGAF
4 7 (5.93%) Business Development
4 7 (5.93%) Data Protection
5 6 (5.08%) CRM
5 6 (5.08%) MOF
6 5 (4.24%) Project Management
6 5 (4.24%) Programme Management
6 5 (4.24%) Network Monitoring
6 5 (4.24%) Coaching
7 4 (3.39%) Change Management
7 4 (3.39%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (3.39%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.39%) Time Management
7 4 (3.39%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
8 3 (2.54%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 38 (32.20%) SQL
2 10 (8.47%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.54%) C
4 1 (0.85%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 39 (33.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 28 (23.73%) MCSE
3 27 (22.88%) SC Cleared
3 27 (22.88%) Security Cleared
4 14 (11.86%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (10.17%) MCTS
6 10 (8.47%) CCNP
7 9 (7.63%) MCITP
8 8 (6.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (6.78%) CCNA
8 8 (6.78%) MCP
9 7 (5.93%) MCSA
10 5 (4.24%) Degree
11 4 (3.39%) CCSP
11 4 (3.39%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 2 (1.69%) CCIE
14 1 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
14 1 (0.85%) EMC Certification
14 1 (0.85%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.39%) SLA
1 4 (3.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.69%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 89 (75.42%) Active Directory
2 79 (66.95%) Hyper-V
3 56 (47.46%) ISA Server
4 54 (45.76%) UAG
5 51 (43.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (9.32%) XenApp
6 11 (9.32%) XenDesktop
7 9 (7.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 6 (5.08%) Terminal Services
8 6 (5.08%) vSphere
9 3 (2.54%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (2.54%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (0.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 61 (51.69%) SCCM
2 59 (50.00%) SCOM
3 20 (16.95%) SCDPM
4 19 (16.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 19 (16.10%) SCVMM
5 5 (4.24%) Backup Exec
5 5 (4.24%) WSUS
6 3 (2.54%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.54%) Windows Intune
7 1 (0.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.85%) MOM
7 1 (0.85%) Nagios
7 1 (0.85%) CA Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.85%) SCSM
7 1 (0.85%) Opsview
7 1 (0.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 91 (77.12%) Microsoft
2 68 (57.63%) VMware
3 33 (27.97%) Cisco
4 25 (21.19%) Citrix
5 20 (16.95%) HP
6 12 (10.17%) F5
7 11 (9.32%) Websense
8 10 (8.47%) Juniper
9 9 (7.63%) Symantec
10 6 (5.08%) Dell
10 6 (5.08%) SolarWinds
10 6 (5.08%) Veeam
11 5 (4.24%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.39%) SAP
12 4 (3.39%) CommVault
13 3 (2.54%) CheckPoint
13 3 (2.54%) Aruba
13 3 (2.54%) McAfee
13 3 (2.54%) Sonus
14 2 (1.69%) Meraki
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