The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 819 754 743
Rank change year-on-year
-65 -11
Permanent jobs citing UAG 31 92 132
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.031% 0.096% 0.13%
As % of the System Software category 0.25% 0.92% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 25 79 109
Average salary £60,000 £46,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.72% -7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,200 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,750 £37,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -21.05%
UAG
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
12157 9967 10335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 12.30% 10.42% 10.01%
Number of salaries quoted 10382 8298 8840
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in England

UAG
Salary Trend in England

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

UAG Salary Trend in England

UAG
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG across the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

UAG Salary Histogram in England

UAG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
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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
London -24 19 £65,000 +18.18%
South East -21 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
North West -13 1 £45,000 +3.44%
South West -21 1 £25,000 -43.18% 1
East of England -27 1 £37,000 -17.77% 1
UAG
UK

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 118 (75.64%) Windows
1 118 (75.64%) Microsoft
2 90 (57.69%) VMware
3 89 (57.05%) Active Directory
4 78 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 72 (46.15%) SQL Server
6 69 (44.23%) Forefront TMG
7 67 (42.95%) Hyper-V
8 65 (41.67%) SCCM
9 64 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 64 (41.03%) ITIL
9 64 (41.03%) MS Excel
10 58 (37.18%) Microsoft Certification
11 56 (35.90%) SAN
12 55 (35.26%) Citrix
13 53 (33.97%) SCOM
14 52 (33.33%) Cisco
14 52 (33.33%) SharePoint
15 50 (32.05%) ISA Server
16 48 (30.77%) DHCP
16 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
17 46 (29.49%) Lync
18 44 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
18 44 (28.21%) SQL
19 42 (26.92%) MCSE
20 41 (26.28%) DNS
21 40 (25.64%) Load Balancing
22 39 (25.00%) Firewall
23 38 (24.36%) F5
24 37 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the England region citing UAG 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 UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 78 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 52 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 46 (29.49%) Lync
4 37 (23.72%) Exchange Server 2010
5 28 (17.95%) SharePoint 2010
6 21 (13.46%) Exchange Server 2003
7 16 (10.26%) IIS
8 15 (9.62%) Exchange Server 2013
9 14 (8.97%) SharePoint 2013
10 13 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
11 12 (7.69%) Lotus Domino
12 5 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2007
13 4 (2.56%) Office Communications Server
13 4 (2.56%) CMS
13 4 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
15 1 (0.64%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 64 (41.03%) MS Excel
2 18 (11.54%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.64%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 30 (19.23%) Office 365
2 8 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.49%) IaaS
4 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.64%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (35.90%) SAN
2 48 (30.77%) DHCP
3 41 (26.28%) DNS
4 39 (25.00%) Firewall
5 25 (16.03%) Cisco ASA
6 24 (15.38%) VPN
7 23 (14.74%) TCP/IP
8 22 (14.10%) Cisco Nexus
9 20 (12.82%) NetScaler
10 17 (10.90%) WAN
11 16 (10.26%) LAN
12 15 (9.62%) Internet
13 13 (8.33%) Ethernet
14 9 (5.77%) Wireless
15 6 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
16 5 (3.21%) Wi-Fi
16 5 (3.21%) BGP
16 5 (3.21%) SSL
16 5 (3.21%) NAS
17 4 (2.56%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.64%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (1.28%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (14.74%) Finance
2 10 (6.41%) Publishing
3 8 (5.13%) Banking
4 7 (4.49%) Law
5 3 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.28%) Marketing
6 2 (1.28%) Electronics
6 2 (1.28%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (20.51%) Architect
2 25 (16.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 23 (14.74%) Technical Architect
4 16 (10.26%) Administrator
5 15 (9.62%) Analyst
6 13 (8.33%) Network Engineer
6 13 (8.33%) Messaging Engineer
7 12 (7.69%) SharePoint Administrator
8 9 (5.77%) Consultant
9 8 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.13%) Infrastructure Architect
9 8 (5.13%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.49%) Infrastructure Consultant
10 7 (4.49%) Service Manager
11 6 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) IT Services Manager
12 5 (3.21%) Senior Consultant
12 5 (3.21%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
12 5 (3.21%) Capacity Manager
12 5 (3.21%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.85%) ASP.NET
1 6 (3.85%) .NET
2 5 (3.21%) SAML
3 2 (1.28%) Application Packaging
3 2 (1.28%) Middleware
4 1 (0.64%) COM
4 1 (0.64%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.10%) Blackberry
2 20 (12.82%) CLARiiON
3 11 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 7 (4.49%) CMDB
4 7 (4.49%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.56%) iPhone
5 4 (2.56%) PKI
6 3 (1.92%) PDA
6 3 (1.92%) iPad
7 2 (1.28%) Clustering
7 2 (1.28%) DTV
8 1 (0.64%) IVR
8 1 (0.64%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 118 (75.64%) Windows
2 48 (30.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (21.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (15.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 24 (15.38%) Linux
5 18 (11.54%) Windows 7
6 17 (10.90%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (7.05%) Windows Mobile
8 10 (6.41%) Windows XP
9 8 (5.13%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.92%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (41.03%) ITIL
2 44 (28.21%) Performance Tuning
3 40 (25.64%) Load Balancing
4 18 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 15 (9.62%) ITIL V3
6 13 (8.33%) Incident Management
7 11 (7.05%) Migration
8 9 (5.77%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.77%) Problem Management
8 9 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
9 8 (5.13%) Release Management
9 8 (5.13%) Strategic Planning
9 8 (5.13%) TOGAF
10 7 (4.49%) Change Management
10 7 (4.49%) CAD
10 7 (4.49%) Network Design
10 7 (4.49%) Performance Analysis
10 7 (4.49%) Capacity Management
11 6 (3.85%) Time Management
11 6 (3.85%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 44 (28.21%) SQL
2 17 (10.90%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.56%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.28%) C
4 2 (1.28%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 58 (37.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (26.92%) MCSE
3 19 (12.18%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (10.26%) CCNP
4 16 (10.26%) MCP
5 13 (8.33%) CCNA
6 9 (5.77%) MCSA
6 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
6 9 (5.77%) Security Cleared
6 9 (5.77%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 7 (4.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.21%) MCTS
8 5 (3.21%) MCITP
9 3 (1.92%) CCSP
9 3 (1.92%) ISEB
10 2 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.64%) CCIP
11 1 (0.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (12.82%) SLA
2 4 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.92%) QA
4 2 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 89 (57.05%) Active Directory
2 69 (44.23%) Forefront TMG
3 67 (42.95%) Hyper-V
4 64 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
5 50 (32.05%) ISA Server
6 36 (23.08%) XenApp
7 24 (15.38%) vSphere
8 20 (12.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 17 (10.90%) XenDesktop
10 10 (6.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 10 (6.41%) Terminal Services
11 7 (4.49%) MetaFrame
12 5 (3.21%) Microsoft App-V
13 3 (1.92%) XenServer
13 3 (1.92%) IAG
13 3 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
14 1 (0.64%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 65 (41.67%) SCCM
2 53 (33.97%) SCOM
3 24 (15.38%) EMC NetWorker
4 9 (5.77%) Norton AntiVirus
5 8 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (3.21%) SCSM
7 4 (2.56%) Legato
8 3 (1.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (1.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.28%) SCOrch
9 2 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (1.28%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.28%) MIMEsweeper
9 2 (1.28%) MOM
9 2 (1.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.64%) OpenView
10 1 (0.64%) OVSD
10 1 (0.64%) WSUS
10 1 (0.64%) Cacti
10 1 (0.64%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 118 (75.64%) Microsoft
2 90 (57.69%) VMware
3 55 (35.26%) Citrix
4 52 (33.33%) Cisco
5 38 (24.36%) F5
6 27 (17.31%) EMC
7 24 (15.38%) Red Hat
8 20 (12.82%) Infoblox
8 20 (12.82%) Oracle
9 17 (10.90%) Dell
10 16 (10.26%) Symantec
11 14 (8.97%) HP
12 11 (7.05%) CheckPoint
12 11 (7.05%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.77%) Avaya
14 8 (5.13%) Apple
15 7 (4.49%) Brocade
15 7 (4.49%) SonicWALL
16 6 (3.85%) Websense
16 6 (3.85%) Remedy
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