The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 136 133 -
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.089% -
As % of the System Software category 1.15% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 0
Average salary £47,500 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
Forefront TMG
Berkshire

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

System Software Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
347 374 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 13.79% 16.61% 10.51%
Number of salaries quoted 237 310 190
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Reading

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 6 (75.00%) McAfee
2 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
3 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
3 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Firewall
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
6 2 (25.00%) Solaris
6 2 (25.00%) Linux
6 2 (25.00%) Network Security
6 2 (25.00%) UAG
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (12.50%) Twitter
7 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
7 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
7 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (12.50%) SCCM
7 1 (12.50%) SCOM
7 1 (12.50%) MCSE

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 2 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (12.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
1 6 (75.00%) HTTPS
2 3 (37.50%) Firewall
3 2 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
4 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Designer
2 3 (37.50%) Security Designer
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Security Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
1 1 (12.50%) Clustering
1 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Solaris
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) Validation
1 1 (12.50%) Migration
1 1 (12.50%) Network Load Balancing
1 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (12.50%) MCTS
4 1 (12.50%) MCITP
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (25.00%) UAG
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) MOM
1 1 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (12.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Juniper
3 1 (12.50%) Symantec
3 1 (12.50%) Websense
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter