The first table below looks at the demand for Forefront Identity Manager skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
Rank 846 844 899
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +55
Permanent jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 57 47 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.043% 0.006%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.80% 0.74% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 7
Average salary £47,500 £65,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.92% +23.80%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -4.76%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7142 6344 6036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.00% 5.74% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5676 4861 5029
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

Forefront Identity Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Forefront Identity Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK.

Forefront Identity Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 within the UK.

Forefront Identity Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -21 57 £47,500 -26.92% 1
London -31 36 £41,875 -40.17%
South East -16 7 £47,500 +17.28%
West Midlands +20 6 £50,000 -
Birmingham +8 6 £52,500 +5.00%
Yorkshire -34 6 £47,500 -5.00%
West Yorkshire - 6 £47,500 -
Leeds - 6 £47,500 -
Poole - 5 £55,000 -
Dorset - 5 £55,000 -
South West - 5 £55,000 -
North West +11 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Manchester +8 4 £50,000 -13.04%
Nottinghamshire -2 4 £50,000 +42.85%
East Midlands -7 4 £50,000 +42.85%
Derbyshire - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 4 £50,000 -
Derby - 4 £50,000 -
Stockport - 4 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 4 £50,000 -
Southampton -2 3 £42,500 -
Hampshire -12 3 £42,500 -
East of England -22 3 £42,500 - 1
Cambridgeshire +12 2 £38,750 - 1
Cambridge +7 2 £38,750 -
Berkshire +3 2 £52,500 +87.50%
Reading -12 2 £52,500 +87.50%
Coventry - 2 £47,500 -
City of London -24 1 £52,500 -12.50%

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Forefront Identity Manager 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 Identity Manager.

1 86 (92.47%) Microsoft
2 73 (78.49%) Active Directory
3 58 (62.37%) Windows
4 52 (55.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 40 (43.01%) MS Exchange
5 40 (43.01%) Identity Management
6 39 (41.94%) MS Excel
7 38 (40.86%) SCCM
8 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 32 (34.41%) Migration
9 32 (34.41%) PowerShell
9 32 (34.41%) Exchange Server 2010
10 30 (32.26%) Office 365
11 26 (27.96%) VMware
11 26 (27.96%) ITIL
12 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
12 24 (25.81%) SCOM
13 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2013
13 23 (24.73%) Hyper-V
13 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
14 21 (22.58%) MCSE
14 21 (22.58%) Citrix
14 21 (22.58%) DNS
15 20 (21.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
15 20 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2007
16 17 (18.28%) WSUS
16 17 (18.28%) PKI
16 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
16 17 (18.28%) SharePoint

Forefront Identity Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing Forefront Identity Manager 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 Identity Manager. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 40 (43.01%) MS Exchange
2 32 (34.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (24.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 20 (21.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 17 (18.28%) SharePoint
6 11 (11.83%) IIS
6 11 (11.83%) Exchange Server 2000
7 10 (10.75%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (7.53%) Tomcat
8 7 (7.53%) Lync
9 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 6 (6.45%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (4.30%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (4.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (4.30%) Apache
11 2 (2.15%) IBM Notes
12 1 (1.08%) WebLogic
12 1 (1.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (41.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 30 (32.26%) Office 365
2 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.15%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.58%) DNS
2 13 (13.98%) SAN
3 10 (10.75%) Internet
4 7 (7.53%) Firewall
5 6 (6.45%) Kerberos
6 5 (5.38%) TCP/IP
6 5 (5.38%) LDAP
7 4 (4.30%) iSCSI
7 4 (4.30%) Unified Communications
7 4 (4.30%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.30%) SMTP
7 4 (4.30%) HTTP
8 3 (3.23%) DHCP
8 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
8 3 (3.23%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.15%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (2.15%) OpenLDAP
9 2 (2.15%) NAS
9 2 (2.15%) LAN
9 2 (2.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (24.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.23%) MySQL
2 3 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.08%) DB2
4 1 (1.08%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.08%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.08%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.23%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.15%) Subversion
2 2 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.15%) ERwin
3 1 (1.08%) Eclipse
General
1 8 (8.60%) French Language
2 6 (6.45%) Finance
3 3 (3.23%) Back Office
4 2 (2.15%) Banking
4 2 (2.15%) Advertising
4 2 (2.15%) Publishing
5 1 (1.08%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 37 (39.78%) Consultant
2 17 (18.28%) Microsoft Consultant
3 14 (15.05%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (10.75%) Management Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Identity Management Consultant
5 9 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Design Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Migration Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Administrator
9 5 (5.38%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) Web Administrator
10 4 (4.30%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.30%) Developer
11 3 (3.23%) Analyst
11 3 (3.23%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (3.23%) Security Consultant
11 3 (3.23%) Operations Engineer
11 3 (3.23%) SharePoint Administrator
11 3 (3.23%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (17.20%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) SailPoint
3 2 (2.15%) SAML
3 2 (2.15%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.15%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) J2EE
4 1 (1.08%) JAAS
4 1 (1.08%) Middleware
4 1 (1.08%) OpenID
4 1 (1.08%) OAuth
4 1 (1.08%) Sass
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 17 (18.28%) PKI
2 16 (17.20%) Clustering
3 4 (4.30%) Computer Science
3 4 (4.30%) Blackberry
3 4 (4.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.15%) VLE
4 2 (2.15%) Data Integration
4 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.08%) Replication
5 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 58 (62.37%) Windows
2 52 (55.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (25.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (21.51%) Windows 7
5 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (15.05%) Windows XP
7 12 (12.90%) UNIX
8 10 (10.75%) Linux
9 8 (8.60%) Windows 8
10 4 (4.30%) Solaris
11 3 (3.23%) CentOS
12 2 (2.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (2.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (43.01%) Identity Management
2 32 (34.41%) Migration
3 26 (27.96%) ITIL
4 12 (12.90%) Service Delivery
5 10 (10.75%) Project Management
6 4 (4.30%) Data Migration
6 4 (4.30%) Data Protection
6 4 (4.30%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (4.30%) Performance Tuning
6 4 (4.30%) MOF
6 4 (4.30%) E-business
6 4 (4.30%) E-Commerce
6 4 (4.30%) Data Modelling
6 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.23%) Security Management
7 3 (3.23%) Configuration Management
7 3 (3.23%) Release Management
7 3 (3.23%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.15%) Software Engineering
8 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 32 (34.41%) PowerShell
2 16 (17.20%) SQL
3 14 (15.05%) VB
4 7 (7.53%) Java
5 6 (6.45%) PHP
6 5 (5.38%) C#
7 3 (3.23%) VBScript
7 3 (3.23%) Python
8 2 (2.15%) Shell Script
8 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
8 2 (2.15%) Perl
8 2 (2.15%) C
9 1 (1.08%) JavaScript
9 1 (1.08%) Objective-C
9 1 (1.08%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 36 (38.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (22.58%) MCSE
3 14 (15.05%) MCITP
4 13 (13.98%) Degree
5 8 (8.60%) MCSA
6 6 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (6.45%) HND
7 4 (4.30%) MCTS
8 2 (2.15%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 1 (1.08%) MCP
9 1 (1.08%) CCIE
9 1 (1.08%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.08%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 73 (78.49%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.73%) Hyper-V
3 20 (21.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (17.20%) UAG
5 10 (10.75%) XenApp
6 9 (9.68%) Forefront TMG
6 9 (9.68%) vSphere
6 9 (9.68%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (5.38%) ISA Server
8 4 (4.30%) XenDesktop
9 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (40.86%) SCCM
2 24 (25.81%) SCOM
3 17 (18.28%) WSUS
4 8 (8.60%) SCVMM
4 8 (8.60%) SCOrch
5 4 (4.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (4.30%) MOM
5 4 (4.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 3 (3.23%) SCDPM
6 3 (3.23%) SCSM
7 2 (2.15%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (2.15%) Cacti
7 2 (2.15%) Puppet
7 2 (2.15%) Nagios
7 2 (2.15%) MIIS
8 1 (1.08%) Novell Identity Manager
8 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.08%) DatAdvantage
8 1 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.08%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 86 (92.47%) Microsoft
2 26 (27.96%) VMware
3 21 (22.58%) Citrix
4 8 (8.60%) Symantec
4 8 (8.60%) Veritas
5 7 (7.53%) Oracle
6 6 (6.45%) F5
7 5 (5.38%) HP
8 3 (3.23%) IBM
8 3 (3.23%) Remedy
9 2 (2.15%) Computacenter
9 2 (2.15%) AppSense
9 2 (2.15%) Lotus
9 2 (2.15%) CA
9 2 (2.15%) Cisco
9 2 (2.15%) SAP
10 1 (1.08%) JBoss
10 1 (1.08%) EMC
10 1 (1.08%) Juniper
10 1 (1.08%) NetApp