The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 238 237 248
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 2 8 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.029% 0.11% 0.082%
As % of the System Software category 0.29% 1.43% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 6
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,600 £40,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,400 £40,000 £39,420
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% +13.63%
System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
692 560 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.92% 7.59% 10.39%
Number of salaries quoted 583 461 692
Average salary £33,500 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.66% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the North West

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the North West

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the North West region over the 3 months to 11 July 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
Merseyside - 1 £42,500 -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 7 (77.78%) SCOM
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
4 4 (44.44%) MCSE
4 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
4 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) MOM
4 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
4 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Clustering
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (44.44%) UAG
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
4 4 (44.44%) MCTS
4 4 (44.44%) MCITP

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (44.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (44.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (11.11%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) VoIP
2 1 (11.11%) WAN
2 1 (11.11%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Consultant
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) IT Assistant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Blackberry
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) Network Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Wealth Management
3 1 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 4 (44.44%) MCSE
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (44.44%) MCTS
1 4 (44.44%) MCITP
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Active Directory
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
1 4 (44.44%) UAG
2 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
2 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
1 7 (77.78%) SCOM
2 4 (44.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (44.44%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 4 (44.44%) MOM
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) Citrix
5 2 (22.22%) Sage
6 1 (11.11%) Mitel
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp