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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 404 417 375
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -42
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 39 39 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.18% 0.17% 0.31%
As % of the System Software category 1.33% 1.38% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 25 29 52
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +66.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-11.17% +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
2924 2831 2704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.78% 12.32% 12.17%
Number of salaries quoted 2424 2300 2326
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 2015. 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
Buckinghamshire +3 20 £38,750 -6.06%
West Sussex - 7 £42,500 -
Surrey -3 6 £69,000 +6.15%
Berkshire -8 4 £62,500 +92.30%
Middlesex - 2 £34,000 -
Hampshire -9 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 50 (79.37%) Active Directory
3 49 (77.78%) VMware
4 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 41 (65.08%) Hyper-V
5 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
6 39 (61.90%) ISA Server
6 39 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (60.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 35 (55.56%) UAG
9 34 (53.97%) Cisco
10 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2012
11 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
12 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 24 (38.10%) IIS
13 24 (38.10%) ITIL
14 23 (36.51%) Symantec
14 23 (36.51%) Lync
15 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
16 21 (33.33%) MCSE
16 21 (33.33%) Clustering
16 21 (33.33%) Office 365
17 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
17 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
17 20 (31.75%) SAN
18 19 (30.16%) Citrix
18 19 (30.16%) Websense
19 18 (28.57%) HP
20 17 (26.98%) WAN

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

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 30 (47.62%) MS Exchange
2 28 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (38.10%) IIS
4 23 (36.51%) Lync
5 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (26.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (7.94%) SharePoint
7 4 (6.35%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (4.76%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) MS Excel
2 9 (14.29%) MS Office
3 3 (4.76%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (3.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (6.35%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (6.35%) Symantec.cloud
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.59%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (31.75%) SAN
2 17 (26.98%) WAN
3 16 (25.40%) Firewall
4 12 (19.05%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.46%) VLAN
6 8 (12.70%) DNS
6 8 (12.70%) DHCP
7 7 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 6 (9.52%) Unified Communications
9 4 (6.35%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (6.35%) NAS
9 4 (6.35%) DEFINITY
10 3 (4.76%) IPv6
10 3 (4.76%) IPX
10 3 (4.76%) LAN
11 2 (3.17%) VoIP
11 2 (3.17%) Wireless
11 2 (3.17%) Network Security
12 1 (1.59%) VPN
12 1 (1.59%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.17%) Electronics
1 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
1 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
1 2 (3.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (41.27%) Analyst
2 8 (12.70%) Network Engineer
2 8 (12.70%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (7.94%) Support Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Consultant
5 4 (6.35%) Wintel Analyst
6 3 (4.76%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Architect
6 3 (4.76%) Project Manager
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.17%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (3.17%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.17%) Network Architect
7 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (1.59%) Network Specialist
8 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.59%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (7.94%) Data Centre
3 2 (3.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 57 (90.48%) Windows
2 41 (65.08%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (50.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (34.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.59%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.10%) ITIL
2 15 (23.81%) Load Balancing
3 13 (20.63%) Migration
4 12 (19.05%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) WAN Optimisation
5 11 (17.46%) Network Monitoring
6 8 (12.70%) Change Management
6 8 (12.70%) Incident Management
7 7 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 7 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (11.11%) Network Architecture
7 7 (11.11%) Performance Improvement
8 5 (7.94%) Data Protection
8 5 (7.94%) Mentoring
8 5 (7.94%) Coaching
9 4 (6.35%) High Availability
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Project Management
9 4 (6.35%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (6.35%) Project Management
10 3 (4.76%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) PowerShell
2 11 (17.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (33.33%) MCSE
3 20 (31.75%) SC Cleared
3 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
4 15 (23.81%) MCSA
4 15 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (20.63%) MCTS
5 13 (20.63%) MCITP
6 12 (19.05%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (14.29%) Degree
7 9 (14.29%) CCNA
8 5 (7.94%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (4.76%) CCNP
9 3 (4.76%) DV Cleared
10 2 (3.17%) HND
10 2 (3.17%) CCIE
10 2 (3.17%) CCSP
11 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.05%) SLA
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (11.11%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 50 (79.37%) Active Directory
2 41 (65.08%) Hyper-V
3 39 (61.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (61.90%) ISA Server
4 35 (55.56%) UAG
5 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 9 (14.29%) SCOM
2 7 (11.11%) SCCM
3 4 (6.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 49 (77.78%) VMware
2 40 (63.49%) Microsoft
3 34 (53.97%) Cisco
4 23 (36.51%) Symantec
5 19 (30.16%) Websense
5 19 (30.16%) Citrix
6 18 (28.57%) HP
7 12 (19.05%) Dell
8 11 (17.46%) Riverbed
9 8 (12.70%) Computacenter
10 7 (11.11%) 3Com
11 5 (7.94%) Dell Compellent
12 4 (6.35%) Meraki
12 4 (6.35%) Avaya
13 3 (4.76%) Juniper
14 2 (3.17%) CommVault
14 2 (3.17%) SAP
14 2 (3.17%) Sonus
15 1 (1.59%) Splunk