The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 190 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 24 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.52% 0.042% -
As % of the System Software category 3.47% 0.32% -
Number of salaries quoted 19 2 0
Average salary £75,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% -6.25%
Forefront TMG
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey region.

System Software Category
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
692 626 578
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 14.91% 13.30% 10.98%
Number of salaries quoted 627 570 501
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in Surrey

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in Surrey

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 30 September 2014.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in Surrey

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 41 (95.35%) UAG
2 39 (90.70%) Load Balancing
3 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
4 31 (72.09%) Hyper-V
5 30 (69.77%) SQL
5 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
5 30 (69.77%) MS Excel
5 30 (69.77%) SAN
6 29 (67.44%) Windows
6 29 (67.44%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (58.14%) F5
8 24 (55.81%) ISA Server
9 23 (53.49%) VMware
9 23 (53.49%) MCSE
9 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (48.84%) SCOM
11 20 (46.51%) SCCM
12 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
13 14 (32.56%) ITIL
13 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
13 14 (32.56%) Degree
14 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 13 (30.23%) ITIL Certification
15 12 (27.91%) DHCP
15 12 (27.91%) DNS
15 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
16 11 (25.58%) Cisco
16 11 (25.58%) IPX
16 11 (25.58%) LAN
16 11 (25.58%) WAN

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey 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 10 (23.26%) Lync
2 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.65%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 30 (69.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (69.77%) SAN
2 12 (27.91%) DNS
2 12 (27.91%) DHCP
3 11 (25.58%) IPX
3 11 (25.58%) LAN
3 11 (25.58%) WAN
3 11 (25.58%) IPv6
3 11 (25.58%) Firewall
3 11 (25.58%) Intrusion Detection
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (18.60%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (18.60%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (69.77%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 24 (55.81%) Architect
2 18 (41.86%) Technical Architect
3 10 (23.26%) Network Engineer
4 8 (18.60%) Senior Network Engineer
5 4 (9.30%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (4.65%) Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) IT Consultant
7 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Storage Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) IT Architect
7 1 (2.33%) Exchange Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Virtualisation Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (2.33%) Clustering
1 1 (2.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 29 (67.44%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.33%) Linux
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (90.70%) Load Balancing
2 29 (67.44%) Performance Tuning
3 14 (32.56%) ITIL
3 14 (32.56%) PRINCE2
4 5 (11.63%) TOGAF
5 3 (6.98%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.33%) Statistical Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.33%) SIEM
6 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (69.77%) SQL
2 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 23 (53.49%) MCSE
1 23 (53.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (32.56%) Degree
3 13 (30.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 13 (30.23%) ITIL Certification
4 11 (25.58%) CCIE
4 11 (25.58%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (23.26%) CCNP
6 9 (20.93%) CCSP
7 8 (18.60%) CISM
7 8 (18.60%) CISSP
8 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
8 4 (9.30%) MCTS
8 4 (9.30%) MCSA
9 1 (2.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 41 (95.35%) UAG
2 32 (74.42%) Active Directory
3 31 (72.09%) Hyper-V
4 24 (55.81%) ISA Server
5 8 (18.60%) Snort
6 2 (4.65%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (48.84%) SCOM
2 20 (46.51%) SCCM
3 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 25 (58.14%) F5
2 23 (53.49%) VMware
3 16 (37.21%) Microsoft
4 12 (27.91%) SolarWinds
5 11 (25.58%) Cisco
5 11 (25.58%) Juniper
6 8 (18.60%) Sourcefire
7 5 (11.63%) Dell
8 4 (9.30%) HP
9 3 (6.98%) Citrix
10 2 (4.65%) CommVault
11 1 (2.33%) NetApp
11 1 (2.33%) Intel
11 1 (2.33%) Mitel