The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 158 149 149
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 8 11 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.35% 0.032%
As % of the System Software category 2.48% 3.91% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 1 9 1
Average salary £46,000 £40,000 £35,905
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.00% +11.40%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -12.50%
Forefront TMG
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 Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
322 281 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 9.67% 8.93% 12.22%
Number of salaries quoted 191 152 241
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -2.50%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Scotland

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Edinburgh - 7 £46,000 -
Glasgow -9 5 - -
Forefront TMG
UK

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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
2 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
3 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (77.78%) VMware
3 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
3 7 (77.78%) IIS
3 7 (77.78%) ITIL
3 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 6 (66.67%) Lync
4 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
5 5 (55.56%) Windows Phone
5 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
5 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
5 5 (55.56%) Law
5 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco IPT
5 5 (55.56%) MS Office
5 5 (55.56%) Cisco
5 5 (55.56%) SAN
5 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
5 5 (55.56%) Firewall
6 4 (44.44%) MCSA
6 4 (44.44%) Degree
6 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 7 (77.78%) IIS
1 7 (77.78%) MS Exchange
1 7 (77.78%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (66.67%) Lync
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
4 1 (11.11%) WorkSite
Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (55.56%) SAN
1 5 (55.56%) Firewall
1 5 (55.56%) IP Telephony
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (55.56%) Law
2 2 (22.22%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (44.44%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix Support
3 1 (11.11%) Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Support Team Leader
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Server Support
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) .NET
1 2 (22.22%) ASP.NET
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) XML
2 1 (11.11%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (55.56%) Blackberry
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
3 2 (22.22%) DataPower
4 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (11.11%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Phone
3 5 (55.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (22.22%) Windows NT
5 1 (11.11%) Android
5 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Service Delivery
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (88.89%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (44.44%) Degree
2 4 (44.44%) MCSA
3 2 (22.22%) MCSE
4 1 (11.11%) CCNA
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (55.56%) Hyper-V
2 5 (55.56%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (22.22%) ISA Server
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (11.11%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ARCserve
1 1 (11.11%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Microsoft
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
4 1 (11.11%) Citrix