The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 234 261 249
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.10% 0.015% 0.043%
As % of the System Software category 1.04% 0.15% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £21,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +132.55%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £37,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+12.58% -20.52%
Forefront TMG
England

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

System Software Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
578 687 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 9.90% 10.43% 10.69%
Number of salaries quoted 485 537 620
Median salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of job ads across the North West region citing Forefront TMG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +4 6 £45,000 -10.00%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) DHCP
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) Citrix
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
2 6 (85.71%) XenApp
2 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 6 (85.71%) vSphere
2 6 (85.71%) Office 365
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 5 (71.43%) ISA Server
4 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
5 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
5 1 (14.29%) VPN
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
5 1 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (14.29%) CCNP
5 1 (14.29%) SLA
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco
5 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (14.29%) Juniper

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (85.71%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (85.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DHCP
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
2 1 (14.29%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Citrix Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Citrix Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Senior Windows Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Exchange Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior Exchange Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Senior VMware Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Network Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support
5 1 (14.29%) Network Support Specialist
5 1 (14.29%) Support Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 6 (85.71%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (14.29%) Linux
3 1 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (14.29%) People Management
2 1 (14.29%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (14.29%) CCNP
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 6 (85.71%) Hyper-V
1 6 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (85.71%) vSphere
1 6 (85.71%) XenApp
1 6 (85.71%) XenDesktop
2 5 (71.43%) ISA Server
3 1 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 6 (85.71%) Citrix
1 6 (85.71%) VMware
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) 3PAR
3 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) SolarWinds