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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 403 399 384
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -15
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 40 45 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.19% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the System Software category 1.38% 1.54% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 28 35 42
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £40,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £75,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
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
2889 2919 2818
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.93% 12.89% 12.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2416 2308 2414
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -1.31%

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 31 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 31 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 +10 17 £37,500 -9.09% 1
Surrey +8 10 £65,000 -
West Sussex - 10 £42,500 -
Berkshire 0 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Hampshire -3 2 £58,750 +17.50%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 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 63 (91.30%) Windows
2 56 (81.16%) VMware
3 55 (79.71%) Active Directory
4 47 (68.12%) Hyper-V
5 45 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (65.22%) ISA Server
5 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
6 43 (62.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 40 (57.97%) UAG
8 36 (52.17%) Cisco
9 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
11 29 (42.03%) Exchange Server 2010
12 26 (37.68%) SAN
12 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
13 25 (36.23%) MCSE
13 25 (36.23%) ITIL
14 24 (34.78%) IIS
14 24 (34.78%) Symantec
15 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
15 23 (33.33%) HP
16 22 (31.88%) Clustering
16 22 (31.88%) Lync
17 21 (30.43%) Office 365
17 21 (30.43%) SC Cleared
17 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
18 20 (28.99%) Citrix
18 20 (28.99%) Websense
19 19 (27.54%) Load Balancing

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

For the 6 months to 31 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 31 (44.93%) MS Exchange
2 29 (42.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (34.78%) IIS
4 22 (31.88%) Lync
5 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (8.70%) SharePoint
7 5 (7.25%) BizTalk Server
8 4 (5.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (2.90%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 26 (37.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.49%) MS Office
3 3 (4.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 21 (30.43%) Office 365
2 5 (7.25%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (5.80%) Symantec.cloud
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (2.90%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (37.68%) SAN
2 18 (26.09%) WAN
3 17 (24.64%) Firewall
4 14 (20.29%) TCP/IP
5 12 (17.39%) VLAN
6 9 (13.04%) DNS
6 9 (13.04%) DHCP
7 7 (10.14%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (7.25%) Unified Communications
9 4 (5.80%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (5.80%) NAS
9 4 (5.80%) DEFINITY
10 3 (4.35%) IPv6
10 3 (4.35%) IPX
10 3 (4.35%) LAN
11 2 (2.90%) VoIP
11 2 (2.90%) VPN
11 2 (2.90%) Kerberos
11 2 (2.90%) Wireless
11 2 (2.90%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (20.29%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.45%) Electronics
1 1 (1.45%) Telecoms
1 1 (1.45%) Finance
1 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
1 1 (1.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 27 (39.13%) Analyst
2 9 (13.04%) Network Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (10.14%) Consultant
4 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (7.25%) Support Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (5.80%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (4.35%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 2 (2.90%) Support Analyst
8 2 (2.90%) Network Architect
8 2 (2.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 22 (31.88%) Clustering
2 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.45%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 63 (91.30%) Windows
2 43 (62.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (47.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 23 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 7
5 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.23%) ITIL
2 19 (27.54%) Load Balancing
3 13 (18.84%) Migration
4 12 (17.39%) Root Cause Analysis
4 12 (17.39%) WAN Optimisation
4 12 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
5 11 (15.94%) Performance Tuning
6 8 (11.59%) Infrastructure Management
6 8 (11.59%) Network Architecture
6 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
6 8 (11.59%) Change Management
6 8 (11.59%) Incident Management
7 5 (7.25%) Data Protection
7 5 (7.25%) Mentoring
7 5 (7.25%) Coaching
8 4 (5.80%) High Availability
8 4 (5.80%) Agile Project Management
8 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (5.80%) Project Management
9 3 (4.35%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 15 (21.74%) SQL
2 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (62.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 25 (36.23%) MCSE
3 21 (30.43%) SC Cleared
3 21 (30.43%) Security Cleared
4 16 (23.19%) MCSA
4 16 (23.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 13 (18.84%) MCTS
5 13 (18.84%) MCITP
5 13 (18.84%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (14.49%) CCNA
7 9 (13.04%) Degree
8 5 (7.25%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 3 (4.35%) CCNP
9 3 (4.35%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.90%) HND
10 2 (2.90%) CCIE
10 2 (2.90%) CCSP
11 1 (1.45%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.39%) SLA
2 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.14%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 55 (79.71%) Active Directory
2 47 (68.12%) Hyper-V
3 45 (65.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (65.22%) ISA Server
4 40 (57.97%) UAG
5 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 13 (18.84%) SCOM
2 11 (15.94%) SCCM
3 4 (5.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (4.35%) SCVMM
5 2 (2.90%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 56 (81.16%) VMware
2 45 (65.22%) Microsoft
3 36 (52.17%) Cisco
4 24 (34.78%) Symantec
5 23 (33.33%) HP
6 20 (28.99%) Citrix
6 20 (28.99%) Websense
7 16 (23.19%) Dell
8 12 (17.39%) Riverbed
9 8 (11.59%) 3Com
9 8 (11.59%) Computacenter
10 5 (7.25%) Dell Compellent
11 4 (5.80%) Meraki
11 4 (5.80%) Avaya
12 3 (4.35%) Juniper
13 2 (2.90%) CommVault
13 2 (2.90%) Splunk
14 1 (1.45%) Sonus
14 1 (1.45%) SAP
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