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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 429 403 419
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +16
Permanent jobs citing UAG 9 15 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.044% 0.072% 0.059%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.62% 0.50%
Number of salaries quoted 7 14 4
Average salary £67,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.10% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £51,250 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+20.58% -10.52%
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
2710 2408 2411
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 13.38% 11.59% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 2261 1942 1983
Average salary £40,000 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £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 5 March 2015.

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 5 March 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 +9 4 £38,750 -10.91%
Surrey -7 3 £70,000 +30.23%
Berkshire -3 1 £70,000 +47.36%
Hampshire -21 1 £62,500 +26.26%
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 51 (96.23%) Forefront TMG
2 46 (86.79%) Hyper-V
3 44 (83.02%) Windows
4 40 (75.47%) VMware
5 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
6 35 (66.04%) SAN
6 35 (66.04%) ISA Server
7 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
8 31 (58.49%) SCCM
9 29 (54.72%) SQL
9 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
10 28 (52.83%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (50.94%) Performance Tuning
12 26 (49.06%) Load Balancing
12 26 (49.06%) MCSE
13 24 (45.28%) SCOM
14 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
14 22 (41.51%) F5
15 17 (32.08%) Citrix
16 12 (22.64%) ITIL
16 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
17 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
17 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
17 11 (20.75%) TOGAF
18 10 (18.87%) XenApp
18 10 (18.87%) XenDesktop
18 10 (18.87%) DNS
19 9 (16.98%) Cisco
19 9 (16.98%) LAN

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.98%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (15.09%) IIS
3 8 (15.09%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.32%) Lync
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.66%) SharePoint 2010
6 2 (3.77%) SharePoint Server
6 2 (3.77%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (1.89%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.77%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.77%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (11.32%) Office 365
2 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.77%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.77%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 35 (66.04%) SAN
2 10 (18.87%) DNS
3 9 (16.98%) LAN
3 9 (16.98%) WAN
3 9 (16.98%) DHCP
4 3 (5.66%) Firewall
4 3 (5.66%) IPv6
4 3 (5.66%) IPX
4 3 (5.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (3.77%) Unified Communications
5 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
5 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
5 2 (3.77%) VPN
6 1 (1.89%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (1.89%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (60.38%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (3.77%) Marketing
2 2 (3.77%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.77%) Electronics
2 2 (3.77%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (52.83%) Architect
2 17 (32.08%) Technical Architect
3 9 (16.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (15.09%) Infrastructure Architect
5 6 (11.32%) Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) Storage Architect
7 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 3 (5.66%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Wintel Analyst
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Network Architect
8 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco Network Specialist
9 1 (1.89%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (1.89%) Support Engineer
9 1 (1.89%) Technical Consultant
9 1 (1.89%) Desktop Analyst
9 1 (1.89%) Cisco Specialist
9 1 (1.89%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) SAML
2 1 (1.89%) Middleware
2 1 (1.89%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.55%) Clustering
2 2 (3.77%) DTV
3 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.89%) CMDB
3 1 (1.89%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 44 (83.02%) Windows
2 9 (16.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (11.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (5.66%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 8
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) UNIX
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (50.94%) Performance Tuning
2 26 (49.06%) Load Balancing
3 12 (22.64%) ITIL
4 11 (20.75%) TOGAF
5 5 (9.43%) Incident Management
6 4 (7.55%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
7 3 (5.66%) Statistical Analysis
7 3 (5.66%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.77%) Digital Marketing
8 2 (3.77%) Programme Management
8 2 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.77%) Change Management
9 1 (1.89%) High Availability
9 1 (1.89%) Change Control
9 1 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.89%) Line Management
9 1 (1.89%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.89%) Migration
9 1 (1.89%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (54.72%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 32 (60.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (49.06%) MCSE
3 11 (20.75%) SC Cleared
3 11 (20.75%) Security Cleared
4 7 (13.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (11.32%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (11.32%) MCSA
5 6 (11.32%) CCNP
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 3 (5.66%) CCNA
6 3 (5.66%) Degree
7 2 (3.77%) CCIE
7 2 (3.77%) CCSP
7 2 (3.77%) ISEB
7 2 (3.77%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.89%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 51 (96.23%) Forefront TMG
2 46 (86.79%) Hyper-V
3 39 (73.58%) Active Directory
4 35 (66.04%) ISA Server
5 28 (52.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (18.87%) XenApp
6 10 (18.87%) XenDesktop
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.77%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (3.77%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.89%) vSphere
8 1 (1.89%) IAG
Systems Management
1 31 (58.49%) SCCM
2 24 (45.28%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (1.89%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) VMware
2 29 (54.72%) Microsoft
3 22 (41.51%) F5
4 17 (32.08%) Citrix
5 9 (16.98%) Cisco
6 7 (13.21%) Symantec
7 6 (11.32%) SolarWinds
7 6 (11.32%) Websense
8 4 (7.55%) HP
8 4 (7.55%) Remedy
9 3 (5.66%) Juniper
10 2 (3.77%) SAP
10 2 (3.77%) Sonus
11 1 (1.89%) CommVault
11 1 (1.89%) Computacenter