The table below looks at the statistics for UAG 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 UAG over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 405 421 441
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +20
Permanent jobs citing UAG 33 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.15% 0.028% 0.022%
As % of the System Software category 1.12% 0.24% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 22 6 5
Average salary £47,500 £32,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+48.43% -34.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £37,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
UAG
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
2949 2522 2819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.69% 11.91% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2410 2064 2410
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

UAG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

UAG Salary Trend in the South East

UAG
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

UAG Salary Histogram in the South East

UAG
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 UAG within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
Surrey - 29 £47,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £37,500 -
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 62 (84.93%) Windows
2 60 (82.19%) Hyper-V
3 58 (79.45%) VMware
3 58 (79.45%) Forefront TMG
4 57 (78.08%) Active Directory
5 56 (76.71%) SCCM
6 48 (65.75%) SAN
7 46 (63.01%) Microsoft Certification
8 44 (60.27%) ISA Server
9 43 (58.90%) SQL
9 43 (58.90%) SQL Server
10 42 (57.53%) MCSE
11 38 (52.05%) SCOM
11 38 (52.05%) Performance Tuning
12 37 (50.68%) Microsoft
13 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
14 33 (45.21%) Load Balancing
15 32 (43.84%) F5
16 27 (36.99%) Citrix
17 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
19 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
20 16 (21.92%) DNS
21 15 (20.55%) DHCP
22 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
23 13 (17.81%) SolarWinds
24 12 (16.44%) ITIL
24 12 (16.44%) XenDesktop
25 11 (15.07%) XenApp
26 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2003

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East region citing UAG 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 UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 20 (27.40%) MS Exchange
2 14 (19.18%) SharePoint
3 10 (13.70%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (13.70%) SharePoint 2013
4 9 (12.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (10.96%) IIS
6 6 (8.22%) Lync
7 5 (6.85%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (5.48%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (5.48%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 34 (46.58%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.48%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.96%) Office 365
2 5 (6.85%) IaaS
2 5 (6.85%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 48 (65.75%) SAN
2 16 (21.92%) DNS
3 15 (20.55%) DHCP
4 7 (9.59%) LAN
4 7 (9.59%) WAN
5 6 (8.22%) Firewall
5 6 (8.22%) VPN
6 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.48%) Kerberos
6 4 (5.48%) TCP/IP
6 4 (5.48%) Internet
7 2 (2.74%) NetScreen
7 2 (2.74%) SSL
7 2 (2.74%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.37%) Fibre Channel
8 1 (1.37%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (58.90%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 38 (52.05%) Architect
2 29 (39.73%) Technical Architect
3 16 (21.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (13.70%) Infrastructure Architect
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix Engineer
5 5 (6.85%) Consultant
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix Specialist
5 5 (6.85%) Storage Architect
6 4 (5.48%) Analyst
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.11%) Support Engineer
7 3 (4.11%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Consultant
7 3 (4.11%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (2.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (1.37%) Virtualisation Architect
9 1 (1.37%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.48%) SAML
2 1 (1.37%) Middleware
2 1 (1.37%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (6.85%) Thin Client
1 5 (6.85%) Fat Client
2 2 (2.74%) PKI
3 1 (1.37%) CMDB
3 1 (1.37%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.37%) Clustering
3 1 (1.37%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 62 (84.93%) Windows
2 17 (23.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (12.33%) Linux
3 9 (12.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (6.85%) Windows 7
4 5 (6.85%) SUSE
5 4 (5.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (5.48%) Windows 8
6 1 (1.37%) UNIX
6 1 (1.37%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (52.05%) Performance Tuning
2 33 (45.21%) Load Balancing
3 12 (16.44%) ITIL
4 8 (10.96%) TOGAF
5 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.85%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.74%) Change Management
9 1 (1.37%) Migration
9 1 (1.37%) Agile Software Development
9 1 (1.37%) Project Management
9 1 (1.37%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.37%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.37%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.37%) High Availability
9 1 (1.37%) Change Control
9 1 (1.37%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.37%) Software Engineering
9 1 (1.37%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (58.90%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.37%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (63.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 42 (57.53%) MCSE
3 10 (13.70%) SC Cleared
3 10 (13.70%) Security Cleared
4 9 (12.33%) MCSA
5 5 (6.85%) Linux+ Certification
5 5 (6.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (6.85%) CCEE
5 5 (6.85%) CCA
5 5 (6.85%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (6.85%) MCP
6 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (5.48%) CCNP
6 4 (5.48%) CCNA
7 2 (2.74%) ISEB
8 1 (1.37%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 60 (82.19%) Hyper-V
2 58 (79.45%) Forefront TMG
3 57 (78.08%) Active Directory
4 44 (60.27%) ISA Server
5 26 (35.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (16.44%) XenDesktop
7 11 (15.07%) XenApp
8 7 (9.59%) Microsoft App-V
9 6 (8.22%) IAG
10 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (1.37%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 56 (76.71%) SCCM
2 38 (52.05%) SCOM
3 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 58 (79.45%) VMware
2 37 (50.68%) Microsoft
3 32 (43.84%) F5
4 27 (36.99%) Citrix
5 13 (17.81%) SolarWinds
6 9 (12.33%) Red Hat
7 6 (8.22%) HP
7 6 (8.22%) Cisco
8 5 (6.85%) AppSense
8 5 (6.85%) CommVault
8 5 (6.85%) Symantec
8 5 (6.85%) Remedy
9 4 (5.48%) Websense
10 2 (2.74%) Juniper
11 1 (1.37%) Dell
11 1 (1.37%) NetApp