The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 413 397 426
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +29
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 38 44 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.16% 0.20% 0.070%
As % of the System Software category 1.47% 1.84% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 30 29 16
Average salary £52,500 £37,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+40.00% -26.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,700 £28,300 £34,250
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
System Software Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2585 2396 2384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 11.01% 10.69% 9.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2115 2001 2076
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £59,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Forefront TMG
England

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 24 April 2014.

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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey +23 17 £65,000 +100.00%
Buckinghamshire +6 15 £43,500 +22.53%
Berkshire -13 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Hampshire -19 3 £50,000 +33.33%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 50 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 49 (81.67%) Active Directory
3 44 (73.33%) Windows
4 39 (65.00%) MS Exchange
5 36 (60.00%) VMware
6 35 (58.33%) MCSE
7 33 (55.00%) DNS
7 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
8 32 (53.33%) UAG
9 31 (51.67%) IIS
10 30 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (45.00%) SAN
11 27 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
12 25 (41.67%) MCITP
13 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
14 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
15 21 (35.00%) SCOM
15 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
16 20 (33.33%) Clustering
17 18 (30.00%) ITIL
18 17 (28.33%) Cisco
18 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
19 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
19 16 (26.67%) Intel
19 16 (26.67%) IBM
19 16 (26.67%) NetBackup
19 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
20 15 (25.00%) MCTS
20 15 (25.00%) SQL Server

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 39 (65.00%) MS Exchange
2 31 (51.67%) IIS
3 30 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (45.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
6 13 (21.67%) SharePoint
7 8 (13.33%) Lync
8 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
10 4 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (35.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.67%) Office 365
1 1 (1.67%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (55.00%) DNS
2 27 (45.00%) SAN
3 24 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 14 (23.33%) DHCP
4 14 (23.33%) Firewall
5 13 (21.67%) LAN
5 13 (21.67%) WAN
6 10 (16.67%) IPv6
7 6 (10.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (10.00%) IPX
8 5 (8.33%) VPN
9 4 (6.67%) VLAN
9 4 (6.67%) Network Security
9 4 (6.67%) HTTPS
9 4 (6.67%) SSL
9 4 (6.67%) HTTP
9 4 (6.67%) Internet
10 1 (1.67%) X.400
10 1 (1.67%) X.500
10 1 (1.67%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 9 (15.00%) Retail
2 4 (6.67%) Publishing
3 1 (1.67%) Military
Job Titles
1 13 (21.67%) 3rd Line Support
2 10 (16.67%) Architect
3 9 (15.00%) Consultant
3 9 (15.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 8 (13.33%) Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Technical Architect
6 6 (10.00%) Windows Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) IT Support
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.67%) Security Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Security Consultant
8 4 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
9 3 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.00%) Wintel Analyst
9 3 (5.00%) Exchange Engineer
9 3 (5.00%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) SAML
1 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (33.33%) Clustering
2 4 (6.67%) PKI
2 4 (6.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 44 (73.33%) Windows
2 23 (38.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (18.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (8.33%) Windows 7
6 4 (6.67%) Windows Vista
6 4 (6.67%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (30.00%) ITIL
2 13 (21.67%) Load Balancing
3 11 (18.33%) Migration
3 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2
4 9 (15.00%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.33%) Data Protection
6 7 (11.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (8.33%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.67%) Statistical Analysis
9 4 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (1.67%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 50 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 35 (58.33%) MCSE
3 25 (41.67%) MCITP
4 17 (28.33%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (25.00%) MCTS
6 13 (21.67%) CCNP
7 12 (20.00%) MCSA
7 12 (20.00%) Degree
8 11 (18.33%) CCNA
8 11 (18.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (18.33%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
9 7 (11.67%) Security Cleared
9 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (10.00%) CCIE
11 5 (8.33%) CCSP
12 4 (6.67%) CCIP
13 1 (1.67%) CISSP
13 1 (1.67%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (11.67%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (81.67%) Active Directory
2 32 (53.33%) UAG
3 25 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (13.33%) Terminal Services
6 7 (11.67%) XenApp
6 7 (11.67%) XenDesktop
7 6 (10.00%) ISA Server
8 4 (6.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.67%) Snort
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 21 (35.00%) SCOM
2 16 (26.67%) NetBackup
3 5 (8.33%) SCCM
4 4 (6.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 4 (6.67%) MOM
4 4 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (1.67%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) VMware
2 33 (55.00%) Microsoft
3 17 (28.33%) Cisco
4 16 (26.67%) Intel
4 16 (26.67%) IBM
5 15 (25.00%) Veritas
6 14 (23.33%) HP
7 11 (18.33%) Symantec
7 11 (18.33%) Websense
8 10 (16.67%) Juniper
9 7 (11.67%) Citrix
9 7 (11.67%) Remedy
10 6 (10.00%) Dell
11 5 (8.33%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.67%) Computacenter
12 1 (1.67%) Sourcefire