The table below looks at the statistics for UAG 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 UAG over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 216 - 213
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing UAG 6 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.099% - 0.14%
As % of the System Software category 0.98% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 5
Average salary £23,500 - £22,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+19.04% +29.23%
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 West region.

System Software Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
611 417 699
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 10.04% 8.11% 12.25%
Number of salaries quoted 528 354 636
Average salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

UAG
Salary Trend in the South West

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

UAG Salary Trend in the South West

UAG
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 UAG within the South West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
Wiltshire - 6 £23,500 -
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (87.50%) Avaya
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Dell
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
2 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Lync
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 6 (75.00%) SonicWALL
3 6 (75.00%) SCCM
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) MetaFrame
3 6 (75.00%) CAD
3 6 (75.00%) Symantec
3 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 7 (87.50%) MS Exchange
1 7 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (75.00%) Lync
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (50.00%) MS Office
2 2 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) Ethernet
2 7 (87.50%) Firewall
3 4 (50.00%) Wireless
4 1 (12.50%) ADSL
4 1 (12.50%) Broadband
4 1 (12.50%) IPv6
General
1 1 (12.50%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Analyst
1 7 (87.50%) Service Analyst
2 6 (75.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (12.50%) Security Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) Blackberry
2 4 (50.00%) iPhone
3 3 (37.50%) iPad
3 3 (37.50%) PDA
4 1 (12.50%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Service Delivery
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) CAD
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 1 (12.50%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) MetaFrame
2 6 (75.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) HP
2 7 (87.50%) Dell
2 7 (87.50%) Avaya
3 6 (75.00%) Apple
3 6 (75.00%) Symantec
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) SonicWALL
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
5 1 (12.50%) Websense
5 1 (12.50%) Juniper