The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 183 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UAG 4 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.098% - -
As % of the System Software category 1.04% - -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +29.23%
UAG
North West

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

System Software Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
383 339 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 9.42% 8.79% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 310 297 266
Average salary £33,027 £39,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.31% +14.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

UAG
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

UAG Salary Trend in Manchester

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
2 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
2 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) MPLS
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
2 8 (80.00%) DHCP
2 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
2 8 (80.00%) VPN
2 8 (80.00%) DNS
3 3 (30.00%) MCTS
3 3 (30.00%) MCITP
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) SCCM
4 2 (20.00%) SCOM
4 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (20.00%) SQL Server

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 10 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 10 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (80.00%) Lync
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) Unified Communications
1 8 (80.00%) MPLS
1 8 (80.00%) DHCP
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) VPN
1 8 (80.00%) DNS
2 1 (10.00%) Firewall
2 1 (10.00%) H.323
2 1 (10.00%) PBX
2 1 (10.00%) PSTN
2 1 (10.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Team Leader
2 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Communications Manager
Miscellaneous
1 10 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 8 (80.00%) PKI
3 2 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (20.00%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCTS
1 3 (30.00%) MCITP
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (20.00%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
1 2 (20.00%) SCOM
1 2 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 2 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (20.00%) MOM
1 2 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (20.00%) Symantec
3 1 (10.00%) Mitel
3 1 (10.00%) Siemens
3 1 (10.00%) Polycom