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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 444 459 439
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -20
Permanent jobs citing UAG 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.047% 0.024% 0.029%
As % of the System Software category 0.34% 0.17% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 5
Average salary £43,750 £38,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,750 £35,750 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £55,750 £45,900
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £37,250 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-2.01% -11.30%
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
2661 2933 2488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.81% 14.04% 12.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2335 2459 2039
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 £39,421 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.12% -2.59%

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
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 9 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
Buckinghamshire -1 8 £40,000 +3.22%
Surrey +11 1 £47,500 +35.71%
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 32 (86.49%) VMware
1 32 (86.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (75.68%) Hyper-V
3 27 (72.97%) Forefront TMG
4 24 (64.86%) Windows
4 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
5 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
6 22 (59.46%) ISA Server
6 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
7 21 (56.76%) SQL
8 16 (43.24%) MCSE
9 14 (37.84%) Change Management
9 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
10 13 (35.14%) Degree
10 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
10 13 (35.14%) ITIL
10 13 (35.14%) HP
10 13 (35.14%) Dell
10 13 (35.14%) SAN
11 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
11 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
12 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 10 (27.03%) IIS
12 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
12 10 (27.03%) Cisco
12 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (24.32%) Forcepoint
14 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 10 (27.03%) IIS
1 10 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (35.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (35.14%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) DNS
3 4 (10.81%) DHCP
3 4 (10.81%) Firewall
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Network Security
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Intrusion Detection
6 1 (2.70%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (59.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 17 (45.95%) Analyst
2 11 (29.73%) Consultant
2 11 (29.73%) Senior Consultant
3 8 (21.62%) SharePoint Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Data Centre Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Data Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Consultant
5 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V Consultant
7 3 (8.11%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Information Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Senior Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Data Centre
2 8 (21.62%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (16.22%) Clustering
4 4 (10.81%) CESG
5 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (27.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Change Management
2 13 (35.14%) ITIL
3 12 (32.43%) Load Balancing
4 8 (21.62%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (21.62%) Data Management
4 8 (21.62%) Time Management
5 6 (16.22%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (10.81%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
7 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security Management
8 2 (5.41%) Security Management
9 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.70%) Migration
9 1 (2.70%) Presales
9 1 (2.70%) Project Management
9 1 (2.70%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 21 (56.76%) SQL
2 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (43.24%) MCSE
3 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
4 13 (35.14%) Degree
5 8 (21.62%) DV Cleared
5 8 (21.62%) MCSA
5 8 (21.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
7 4 (10.81%) CISM
7 4 (10.81%) CISSP
8 3 (8.11%) CCNA
8 3 (8.11%) CCNP
8 3 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (86.49%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (75.68%) Hyper-V
3 27 (72.97%) Forefront TMG
4 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
5 22 (59.46%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 32 (86.49%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Dell
2 13 (35.14%) HP
3 10 (27.03%) Cisco
4 9 (24.32%) Forcepoint
5 7 (18.92%) Microsoft
5 7 (18.92%) Symantec
6 5 (13.51%) Citrix
7 2 (5.41%) Computacenter
8 1 (2.70%) Remedy