The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 229 204 211
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 9 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 1.37% 1.64% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 9 7 4
Average salary £30,000 £27,500 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -24.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% -7.50%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
655 426 687
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.53% 8.37% 12.00%
Number of salaries quoted 577 365 613
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the South West

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
Dorset - 4 £28,750 - 3
Bristol -8 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Wiltshire - 2 £27,250 -
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (60.00%) VMware
6 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (50.00%) DNS
6 5 (50.00%) DHCP
6 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 5 (50.00%) UAG
7 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (40.00%) SCSM
7 4 (40.00%) Office 365
7 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
7 4 (40.00%) MCP
7 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (40.00%) SCCM
7 4 (40.00%) SCOM
8 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
8 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
8 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (30.00%) Service Management
8 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (30.00%) CentOS

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (10.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (10.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 5 (50.00%) DNS
2 5 (50.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) NAS
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) Firewall
5 1 (10.00%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (40.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Advertising
1 1 (10.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (30.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 2 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (30.00%) EqualLogic
2 1 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 8
3 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (30.00%) Linux
4 3 (30.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Vista
4 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (30.00%) CentOS
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (30.00%) Project Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Management
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (40.00%) MCP
2 3 (30.00%) MCSE
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (30.00%) MCTS
2 3 (30.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (50.00%) UAG
2 5 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (30.00%) vSphere
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (20.00%) XenApp
4 2 (20.00%) XenServer
4 2 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
1 4 (40.00%) SCOM
1 4 (40.00%) SCSM
2 3 (30.00%) Backup Exec
3 2 (20.00%) SCVMM
3 2 (20.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (10.00%) Websense
5 1 (10.00%) Juniper
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