The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 441 458 419
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -39
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 7 9 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.036% 0.043% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.26% 0.31% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 8 18
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £36,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £57,250 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £44,250 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.11% +13.33%
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 South East region.

System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2649 2942 2454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.74% 14.09% 12.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2326 2461 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the South East

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 2016.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the South East

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the South East region over the 3 months to 8 February 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
(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
Kent - 4 £45,000 -
West Sussex -2 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 £55,000 -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 38 (86.36%) Active Directory
3 36 (81.82%) Hyper-V
4 34 (77.27%) VMware
5 33 (75.00%) Windows Server
6 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
7 31 (70.45%) ISA Server
8 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 28 (63.64%) UAG
10 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
10 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 22 (50.00%) MCSE
11 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
11 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
11 22 (50.00%) SAN
12 20 (45.45%) HP
13 19 (43.18%) Cisco
13 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (40.91%) Dell
15 16 (36.36%) SQL
16 15 (34.09%) IIS
16 15 (34.09%) Degree
17 14 (31.82%) Skype for Business
18 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
18 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
18 13 (29.55%) ITIL
18 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
19 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
19 12 (27.27%) Office 365
19 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT jobs across the South East 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 15 (34.09%) IIS
2 14 (31.82%) Skype for Business
3 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (29.55%) MS Exchange
4 12 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 22 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (15.91%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 12 (27.27%) Office 365
2 4 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (50.00%) SAN
2 10 (22.73%) Firewall
3 8 (18.18%) DHCP
3 8 (18.18%) DNS
4 5 (11.36%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (9.09%) LAN
6 3 (6.82%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.82%) Skype
6 3 (6.82%) WAN
6 3 (6.82%) Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) BGP
7 2 (4.55%) Cisco Wireless
7 2 (4.55%) Fibre Channel
7 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.55%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.55%) Network Security
8 1 (2.27%) Cisco ISE
8 1 (2.27%) VLAN
8 1 (2.27%) VPN
8 1 (2.27%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Consultant
1 12 (27.27%) Senior Consultant
2 10 (22.73%) Analyst
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 8 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Data Centre Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Data Consultant
4 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V Consultant
6 4 (9.09%) IT Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Senior IT Support
6 4 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Senior Server Engineer
7 3 (6.82%) Server Support
7 3 (6.82%) Virtualisation Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) Clustering
3 4 (9.09%) CESG
4 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (88.64%) Windows
2 33 (75.00%) Windows Server
3 23 (52.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 7
6 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 3 (6.82%) Linux
7 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (4.55%) Debian
8 2 (4.55%) Ubuntu
9 1 (2.27%) AIX
9 1 (2.27%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (29.55%) ITIL
1 13 (29.55%) Load Balancing
2 8 (18.18%) Migration
2 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (15.91%) Risk Analysis
4 6 (13.64%) Coaching
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
6 4 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.82%) Project Management
7 3 (6.82%) Service Delivery
7 3 (6.82%) TOGAF
8 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
8 2 (4.55%) Information Security
8 2 (4.55%) Information Security Management
8 2 (4.55%) Security Management
9 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
9 1 (2.27%) Line Management
9 1 (2.27%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 16 (36.36%) SQL
2 10 (22.73%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 30 (68.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (50.00%) MCSE
3 15 (34.09%) Degree
4 8 (18.18%) MCSA
4 8 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (15.91%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (11.36%) CCNP
6 5 (11.36%) MCITP
6 5 (11.36%) MCTS
6 5 (11.36%) SC Cleared
6 5 (11.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (9.09%) CISM
7 4 (9.09%) CISSP
8 3 (6.82%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.00%) SLA
2 2 (4.55%) ISO 9000
2 2 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 36 (81.82%) Hyper-V
3 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (70.45%) ISA Server
5 28 (63.64%) UAG
6 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.55%) vCloud
7 1 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (2.27%) vSphere
7 1 (2.27%) XenApp
7 1 (2.27%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) SCOM
3 2 (4.55%) Nagios
3 2 (4.55%) Opsview
3 2 (4.55%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (2.27%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.27%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.27%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.27%) SCOrch
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 34 (77.27%) VMware
2 23 (52.27%) Microsoft
3 20 (45.45%) HP
4 19 (43.18%) Cisco
5 18 (40.91%) Dell
6 10 (22.73%) Forcepoint
7 7 (15.91%) Citrix
7 7 (15.91%) Symantec
8 4 (9.09%) WatchGuard
9 3 (6.82%) Red Hat
9 3 (6.82%) SolarWinds
10 2 (4.55%) Veeam
11 1 (2.27%) Blue Coat
11 1 (2.27%) F5
11 1 (2.27%) IBM
11 1 (2.27%) Intel Security
11 1 (2.27%) NetApp
11 1 (2.27%) Oracle
11 1 (2.27%) Sophos
11 1 (2.27%) Veritas