The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 824 834 764
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -70
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 80 75 113
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.073% 0.066% 0.11%
As % of the System Software category 0.69% 0.60% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 64 58 84
Average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,875 £29,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,000 £51,750
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £50,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.00% +35.13%

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

System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
11643 12445 10580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.67% 10.91% 10.03%
Number of salaries quoted 9783 10291 9009
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend

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

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 within the UK.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the UK

Forefront TMG
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 TMG within the UK over the 3 months to 4 September 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
England +16 77 £47,500 -5.00% 7
South East +11 43 £65,000 +18.18% 1
Surrey +4 18 £67,500 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire 0 16 £37,500 - 1
West Midlands +7 13 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Milton Keynes -1 13 £37,500 - 1
Birmingham +11 12 £37,500 +7.14% 1
London +3 11 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Guildford - 7 £65,000 -
East of England -6 6 £35,000 -7.89% 2
Crawley - 5 £47,500 -
City of London - 5 £47,500 -
West Sussex - 5 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire +4 4 £35,000 -2.09%
Berkshire +17 3 £58,750 +23.68%
Hampshire +11 2 £58,750 +17.50%
Hertfordshire -6 2 £46,250 - 1
North West -7 2 £50,000 +132.55%
Marlow - 2 - -
Manchester - 2 £50,000 -
Scotland +5 1 £32,500 +1.56%
High Wycombe -3 1 - -
Edinburgh -7 1 £32,500 +1.56%
Bristol -9 1 £50,000 +66.66%
South West -20 1 £50,000 +66.66%
Yorkshire - 1 £34,750 -
Northern Ireland - 1 £50,000 -
County Antrim - 1 £50,000 -
Oxfordshire - 1 £37,500 -
Belfast - 1 £50,000 -

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 145 (91.77%) Windows
2 132 (83.54%) Active Directory
3 120 (75.95%) VMware
4 110 (69.62%) Microsoft
5 101 (63.92%) Hyper-V
6 97 (61.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 95 (60.13%) Windows Server 2008
8 90 (56.96%) MS Exchange
9 86 (54.43%) ISA Server
10 81 (51.27%) Cisco
11 75 (47.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 73 (46.20%) Microsoft Certification
13 70 (44.30%) SAN
14 69 (43.67%) HP
15 66 (41.77%) Windows Server 2003
16 63 (39.87%) MS Excel
17 61 (38.61%) Firewall
18 57 (36.08%) Citrix
19 54 (34.18%) SQL
20 50 (31.65%) UAG
20 50 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2010
21 49 (31.01%) SQL Server
22 48 (30.38%) Dell
23 47 (29.75%) MCSE
24 45 (28.48%) IIS
24 45 (28.48%) ITIL
25 37 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2013
26 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
27 34 (21.52%) Office 365
27 34 (21.52%) Lync

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 90 (56.96%) MS Exchange
2 50 (31.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 45 (28.48%) IIS
4 37 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 34 (21.52%) Lync
6 33 (20.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 26 (16.46%) SharePoint
7 26 (16.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (8.23%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (4.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 4 (2.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (1.90%) Office Communications Server
11 3 (1.90%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (1.90%) SharePoint Server
11 3 (1.90%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 63 (39.87%) MS Excel
2 30 (18.99%) MS Office
3 7 (4.43%) MS Project
4 1 (0.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (6.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 34 (21.52%) Office 365
2 12 (7.59%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (5.70%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (3.16%) Symantec.cloud
5 3 (1.90%) IaaS
5 3 (1.90%) Yammer
6 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (44.30%) SAN
2 61 (38.61%) Firewall
3 35 (22.15%) TCP/IP
4 29 (18.35%) WAN
5 24 (15.19%) DNS
6 21 (13.29%) DHCP
7 19 (12.03%) IPv4
7 19 (12.03%) IPsec
8 11 (6.96%) VLAN
9 10 (6.33%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (6.33%) Wireless
10 8 (5.06%) LAN
10 8 (5.06%) Unified Communications
11 5 (3.16%) NAS
11 5 (3.16%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (2.53%) Network Security
12 4 (2.53%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (2.53%) DEFINITY
13 3 (1.90%) VoIP
14 2 (1.27%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (31.01%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (1.90%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.27%) Informix
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.27%) MSI
1 2 (1.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (4.43%) Finance
2 5 (3.16%) Back Office
3 3 (1.90%) Retail
4 2 (1.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.27%) Legal
4 2 (1.27%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) French Language
Job Titles
1 48 (30.38%) Analyst
2 25 (15.82%) Consultant
3 19 (12.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 18 (11.39%) Support Engineer
5 15 (9.49%) Network Engineer
6 12 (7.59%) Senior Consultant
6 12 (7.59%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.96%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (6.33%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (6.33%) Technical Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Support Analyst
9 9 (5.70%) Technical Support
9 9 (5.70%) Project Manager
10 8 (5.06%) Systems Engineer
11 7 (4.43%) Senior Systems Engineer
12 6 (3.80%) Senior Technical Consultant
13 5 (3.16%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (5.70%) Application Packaging
2 6 (3.80%) .NET
3 4 (2.53%) ASP.NET
3 4 (2.53%) COM
4 3 (1.90%) SAML
5 2 (1.27%) Web Services
5 2 (1.27%) XML
6 1 (0.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 30 (18.99%) Clustering
2 19 (12.03%) HP StoreVirtual
3 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
4 11 (6.96%) Fat Client
4 11 (6.96%) Thin Client
5 9 (5.70%) Mathematics
6 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (3.16%) Blackberry
8 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.90%) Replication
10 2 (1.27%) NHS
10 2 (1.27%) PKI
10 2 (1.27%) Device Driver
10 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
11 1 (0.63%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 145 (91.77%) Windows
2 95 (60.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 75 (47.47%) Windows Server 2012
4 66 (41.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (6.33%) Linux
6 9 (5.70%) Windows 7
7 7 (4.43%) UNIX
8 4 (2.53%) AIX
8 4 (2.53%) Solaris
8 4 (2.53%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.53%) NetWare
9 2 (1.27%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 2000
9 2 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.63%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (28.48%) ITIL
2 25 (15.82%) Load Balancing
3 17 (10.76%) Migration
3 17 (10.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 16 (10.13%) Coaching
4 16 (10.13%) Change Management
5 14 (8.86%) Project Management
5 14 (8.86%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (8.23%) Software Deployment
6 13 (8.23%) Data Protection
7 12 (7.59%) CRM
8 11 (6.96%) WAN Optimisation
8 11 (6.96%) Network Monitoring
8 11 (6.96%) Mentoring
9 10 (6.33%) MOF
9 10 (6.33%) Incident Management
10 9 (5.70%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.43%) Performance Improvement
11 7 (4.43%) Network Architecture
11 7 (4.43%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (34.18%) SQL
2 23 (14.56%) PowerShell
3 10 (6.33%) C
4 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
4 2 (1.27%) VBScript
5 1 (0.63%) C#
Qualifications
1 73 (46.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 47 (29.75%) MCSE
3 25 (15.82%) SC Cleared
3 25 (15.82%) Security Cleared
4 22 (13.92%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (13.92%) MCSA
4 22 (13.92%) CCNA
5 21 (13.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 17 (10.76%) Degree
7 16 (10.13%) MCITP
8 15 (9.49%) MCTS
9 4 (2.53%) DV Cleared
9 4 (2.53%) Citrix Certification
9 4 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.53%) EMC Certification
9 4 (2.53%) CCNP
9 4 (2.53%) MCP
10 2 (1.27%) HND
11 1 (0.63%) MBCS
11 1 (0.63%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (13.29%) SLA
2 10 (6.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.06%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 132 (83.54%) Active Directory
2 101 (63.92%) Hyper-V
3 97 (61.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 86 (54.43%) ISA Server
5 50 (31.65%) UAG
6 26 (16.46%) vSphere
7 18 (11.39%) Terminal Services
8 16 (10.13%) XenApp
9 10 (6.33%) XenDesktop
9 10 (6.33%) VMware ESX
10 5 (3.16%) VMware Workstation
11 4 (2.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 4 (2.53%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.90%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 2 (1.27%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 31 (19.62%) SCOM
2 25 (15.82%) SCCM
3 18 (11.39%) WSUS
4 11 (6.96%) McAfee ePO
5 10 (6.33%) Backup Exec
6 9 (5.70%) MOM
7 6 (3.80%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (3.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (1.90%) SCVMM
9 2 (1.27%) Zenoss
9 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
10 1 (0.63%) CA Single Sign-On
10 1 (0.63%) WMI
Vendors
1 120 (75.95%) VMware
2 110 (69.62%) Microsoft
3 81 (51.27%) Cisco
4 69 (43.67%) HP
5 57 (36.08%) Citrix
6 48 (30.38%) Dell
7 33 (20.89%) Symantec
8 26 (16.46%) Websense
9 23 (14.56%) CheckPoint
10 22 (13.92%) SonicWALL
11 21 (13.29%) NetApp
12 16 (10.13%) McAfee
13 11 (6.96%) Riverbed
14 9 (5.70%) Computacenter
15 8 (5.06%) EMC
16 7 (4.43%) 3Com
17 5 (3.16%) Dell Compellent
17 5 (3.16%) F5
18 4 (2.53%) Meraki
18 4 (2.53%) CommVault
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