The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 876 874 890
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 34 92 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.036% 0.084% 0.072%
As % of the System Software category 0.29% 0.76% 0.62%
Number of salaries quoted 34 69 61
Median salary £51,250 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,750 £34,975 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%

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
11569 12146 13033
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.15% 11.09% 11.55%
Number of salaries quoted 9698 10157 10756
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Forefront TMG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016 within the UK.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the UK

Forefront TMG
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the UK over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -7 34 £51,250 +7.89% 1
London +62 17 £57,500 +21.05%
South East +3 14 £50,000 -23.07%
West Sussex +21 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Crawley +11 12 £50,000 +5.26%
Surrey -2 2 £57,500 -14.81%
North West -4 2 £46,250 -
Manchester -5 2 £46,250 -
Guildford +1 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Croydon - 1 £34,000 -
Durham - 1 £42,500 -
North East - 1 £42,500 -

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 61 (88.41%) Microsoft
2 58 (84.06%) Active Directory
2 58 (84.06%) VMware
3 50 (72.46%) Cisco
4 48 (69.57%) Firewall
5 43 (62.32%) VMware Infrastructure
6 41 (59.42%) Windows
7 40 (57.97%) ISA Server
8 37 (53.62%) Citrix
8 37 (53.62%) HP
9 36 (52.17%) DNS
9 36 (52.17%) DHCP
9 36 (52.17%) Hyper-V
10 34 (49.28%) TCP/IP
10 34 (49.28%) SAN
11 32 (46.38%) Cisco Certification
11 32 (46.38%) CCNA
12 29 (42.03%) SCOM
13 27 (39.13%) SQL
14 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
15 24 (34.78%) XenApp
15 24 (34.78%) Security Cleared
16 22 (31.88%) Windows Server
16 22 (31.88%) VMware Workstation
17 21 (30.43%) WAN
18 20 (28.99%) Dell
18 20 (28.99%) Terminal Services
19 19 (27.54%) Cisco ASA
20 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (26.09%) Skype for Business

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 26 (37.68%) MS Exchange
2 18 (26.09%) Skype for Business
3 17 (24.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (14.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (10.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (10.14%) IIS
5 7 (10.14%) SharePoint
6 6 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (11.59%) MS Excel
1 8 (11.59%) MS Office
2 5 (7.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 13 (18.84%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (69.57%) Firewall
2 36 (52.17%) DHCP
2 36 (52.17%) DNS
3 34 (49.28%) SAN
3 34 (49.28%) TCP/IP
4 21 (30.43%) WAN
5 19 (27.54%) Cisco ASA
6 17 (24.64%) Cisco PIX
7 15 (21.74%) VLAN
8 7 (10.14%) NAS
8 7 (10.14%) Network Security
8 7 (10.14%) VPN
9 5 (7.25%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (7.25%) iSCSI
9 5 (7.25%) LAN
9 5 (7.25%) Wireless
10 3 (4.35%) IPsec
10 3 (4.35%) IPv4
10 3 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
11 1 (1.45%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (24.64%) Back Office
2 6 (8.70%) Retail
3 2 (2.90%) Legal
4 1 (1.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 20 (28.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 15 (21.74%) Network Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (18.84%) Systems Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Infrastructure Support
6 6 (8.70%) Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) IT Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Platform Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Platform Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Support Analyst
8 4 (5.80%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (15.94%) Clustering
2 10 (14.49%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (7.25%) Blackberry
3 5 (7.25%) iPad
3 5 (7.25%) iPhone
3 5 (7.25%) NHS
4 3 (4.35%) HP StoreVirtual
4 3 (4.35%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.90%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.90%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.45%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.45%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.45%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 41 (59.42%) Windows
2 22 (31.88%) Windows Server
3 18 (26.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (23.19%) Linux
4 16 (23.19%) Solaris
5 11 (15.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 10
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 7
7 5 (7.25%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.45%) NetWare
8 1 (1.45%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (24.64%) Business Development
2 15 (21.74%) Infrastructure Management
2 15 (21.74%) ITIL
2 15 (21.74%) Network Monitoring
2 15 (21.74%) WAN Optimisation
3 11 (15.94%) Project Management
4 8 (11.59%) Network Architecture
4 8 (11.59%) Performance Improvement
5 7 (10.14%) Ethical Hacking
5 7 (10.14%) Information Security
5 7 (10.14%) Penetration Testing
5 7 (10.14%) Trend Analysis
6 6 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.25%) Mobile Device Management
7 5 (7.25%) Service Desk Management
7 5 (7.25%) Workflow
8 4 (5.80%) Change Management
8 4 (5.80%) Fault Analysis
9 2 (2.90%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.90%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 27 (39.13%) SQL
2 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 32 (46.38%) CCNA
1 32 (46.38%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (34.78%) Security Cleared
3 17 (24.64%) DV Cleared
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (13.04%) SC Cleared
5 5 (7.25%) CCENT
5 5 (7.25%) Dell Certification
5 5 (7.25%) MCITP
6 4 (5.80%) CCNP
6 4 (5.80%) Degree
6 4 (5.80%) MCSE
7 1 (1.45%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (1.45%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.45%) EMC Certification
7 1 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.45%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.70%) SLA
3 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.45%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (84.06%) Active Directory
2 43 (62.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (57.97%) ISA Server
4 36 (52.17%) Hyper-V
5 24 (34.78%) XenApp
6 22 (31.88%) VMware Workstation
7 20 (28.99%) Terminal Services
8 16 (23.19%) vSphere
9 9 (13.04%) VMware ESX
10 6 (8.70%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.90%) UAG
11 2 (2.90%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (42.03%) SCOM
2 18 (26.09%) MOM
2 18 (26.09%) WSUS
3 17 (24.64%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (10.14%) SCCM
5 6 (8.70%) NetBackup
6 5 (7.25%) HP SIM
7 1 (1.45%) Backup Exec
7 1 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (1.45%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 61 (88.41%) Microsoft
2 58 (84.06%) VMware
3 50 (72.46%) Cisco
4 37 (53.62%) Citrix
4 37 (53.62%) HP
5 20 (28.99%) Dell
6 18 (26.09%) Intel Security
7 17 (24.64%) F5
8 15 (21.74%) 3Com
8 15 (21.74%) Riverbed
9 11 (15.94%) CheckPoint
10 7 (10.14%) Dell Compellent
10 7 (10.14%) SolarWinds
11 6 (8.70%) Palo Alto
12 5 (7.25%) Adobe
12 5 (7.25%) Apple
12 5 (7.25%) EqualLogic
12 5 (7.25%) LANDesk
12 5 (7.25%) Mitel
12 5 (7.25%) Sophos
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