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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 832 743 786
Rank change year-on-year
-89 +43
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 72 128 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.061% 0.12% 0.098%
As % of the System Software category 0.58% 1.20% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 57 95 90
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+33.33% +7.14%

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
12458 10709 11723
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.64% 9.85% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10273 9172 10032
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

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 22 August 2014 within the UK.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram in the UK

Forefront TMG
Top 28 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 22 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
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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 -69 69 £50,000 +33.33% 13
South East -32 40 £55,000 +46.66% 7
Surrey +16 17 £75,000 +130.76% 1
East of England +8 12 £39,000 -13.33%
London -22 9 £57,500 -17.85% 1
Hampshire -13 8 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Buckinghamshire -5 7 - - 5
Farnborough - 7 £50,000 - 1
Reading +5 6 £47,500 -
Bedfordshire -6 6 £35,750 -24.73%
Berkshire -24 6 £47,500 +58.33%
Hertfordshire -2 5 £60,000 +50.00%
High Wycombe -4 5 - -
Bedford -7 5 £38,000 -20.00%
South West -20 5 £30,000 +9.09%
Hitchin - 4 - -
Bristol -5 3 £30,000 +9.09%
Scotland -19 3 £32,000 -14.66%
Edinburgh - 3 £32,000 -
Glasgow -23 2 - -
Swindon - 2 £27,250 -
Wiltshire - 2 £27,250 -
North West - 2 £21,500 - 2
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Birmingham -10 1 £35,000 +4.47% 3
West Midlands -28 1 £35,000 +4.47% 3
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £40,000 -

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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.

1 153 (84.53%) Windows
2 125 (69.06%) Active Directory
3 123 (67.96%) Microsoft
4 105 (58.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (49.17%) MS Exchange
6 86 (47.51%) MS Excel
6 86 (47.51%) VMware
7 82 (45.30%) DNS
8 79 (43.65%) UAG
9 76 (41.99%) Hyper-V
9 76 (41.99%) Cisco
10 75 (41.44%) Microsoft Certification
11 72 (39.78%) Firewall
12 69 (38.12%) SAN
12 69 (38.12%) Exchange Server 2010
13 66 (36.46%) ISA Server
14 64 (35.36%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (33.70%) ITIL
15 61 (33.70%) IIS
16 58 (32.04%) SQL
17 57 (31.49%) SharePoint
18 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
18 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2003
19 53 (29.28%) Lync
20 52 (28.73%) MCSE
21 50 (27.62%) Load Balancing
21 50 (27.62%) Exchange Server 2013
22 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
23 48 (26.52%) Exchange Server 2007
24 47 (25.97%) DHCP

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 89 (49.17%) MS Exchange
2 69 (38.12%) Exchange Server 2010
3 61 (33.70%) IIS
4 57 (31.49%) SharePoint
5 53 (29.28%) Lync
6 50 (27.62%) Exchange Server 2013
7 48 (26.52%) Exchange Server 2007
8 23 (12.71%) Exchange Server 2003
8 23 (12.71%) SharePoint Server
9 16 (8.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 14 (7.73%) BizTalk Server
11 9 (4.97%) Apache
11 9 (4.97%) Moodle
12 7 (3.87%) SharePoint 2010
13 6 (3.31%) SharePoint 2013
14 5 (2.76%) WordPress
15 3 (1.66%) WorkSite
16 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
16 2 (1.10%) Oracle Application Server
16 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 86 (47.51%) MS Excel
2 39 (21.55%) MS Office
3 14 (7.73%) MS Visio
4 4 (2.21%) MS Project
5 2 (1.10%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.10%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.26%) Office 365
2 15 (8.29%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (3.87%) IaaS
5 4 (2.21%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (45.30%) DNS
2 72 (39.78%) Firewall
3 69 (38.12%) SAN
4 47 (25.97%) DHCP
5 44 (24.31%) HTTP
6 37 (20.44%) WAN
7 32 (17.68%) TCP/IP
8 30 (16.57%) SSL
9 29 (16.02%) VLAN
10 28 (15.47%) HTTPS
11 25 (13.81%) Internet
12 24 (13.26%) VPN
12 24 (13.26%) LAN
13 23 (12.71%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (10.50%) IPv6
15 17 (9.39%) Network Security
16 16 (8.84%) VoIP
17 15 (8.29%) SSH
18 14 (7.73%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (7.73%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 54 (29.83%) SQL Server
2 12 (6.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (4.97%) MySQL
4 2 (1.10%) Oracle Database
4 2 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.10%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 19 (10.50%) Publishing
2 10 (5.52%) Finance
3 4 (2.21%) Electronics
4 3 (1.66%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
4 3 (1.66%) Marketing
5 2 (1.10%) Law
6 1 (0.55%) Back Office
6 1 (0.55%) Advertising
6 1 (0.55%) Military
Job Titles
1 33 (18.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 31 (17.13%) Support Engineer
3 30 (16.57%) Architect
4 26 (14.36%) Consultant
5 20 (11.05%) 3rd Line Support
6 17 (9.39%) Technical Architect
6 17 (9.39%) Microsoft Consultant
7 15 (8.29%) Network Engineer
8 14 (7.73%) Analyst
9 12 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 11 (6.08%) Designer
11 10 (5.52%) Security Designer
11 10 (5.52%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (4.97%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 9 (4.97%) Senior Consultant
13 8 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 7 (3.87%) Web Designer
14 7 (3.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 7 (3.87%) Microsoft Infrastructure Consultant
14 7 (3.87%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.18%) COM
2 10 (5.52%) LAMP
3 7 (3.87%) SAML
4 3 (1.66%) XML
5 2 (1.10%) Web Services
5 2 (1.10%) .NET
5 2 (1.10%) XMPP
6 1 (0.55%) jQuery
6 1 (0.55%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 11 (6.08%) Open Source
2 9 (4.97%) Clustering
2 9 (4.97%) Blackberry
3 5 (2.76%) PKI
3 5 (2.76%) EqualLogic
4 4 (2.21%) Mathematics
4 4 (2.21%) Replication
4 4 (2.21%) VLE
5 3 (1.66%) DTV
5 3 (1.66%) Firmware
6 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.10%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.55%) Statistics
7 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 153 (84.53%) Windows
2 105 (58.01%) Windows Server 2008
3 54 (29.83%) Windows Server 2003
4 49 (27.07%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (17.13%) Linux
6 22 (12.15%) Windows 7
7 19 (10.50%) Windows XP
8 17 (9.39%) Windows Vista
9 11 (6.08%) Solaris
9 11 (6.08%) Windows 8
10 9 (4.97%) UNIX
11 3 (1.66%) CentOS
11 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.10%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.55%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (33.70%) ITIL
2 50 (27.62%) Load Balancing
3 21 (11.60%) PRINCE2
4 19 (10.50%) Performance Tuning
5 17 (9.39%) Data Protection
5 17 (9.39%) Change Control
5 17 (9.39%) Kalman Filter
6 13 (7.18%) Migration
7 12 (6.63%) Time Management
8 10 (5.52%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (5.52%) CRM
8 10 (5.52%) MOF
8 10 (5.52%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (4.97%) Incident Management
10 8 (4.42%) Validation
11 7 (3.87%) Service Delivery
12 5 (2.76%) Disaster Recovery
12 5 (2.76%) Content Management
12 5 (2.76%) Configuration Management
12 5 (2.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (32.04%) SQL
2 29 (16.02%) PowerShell
3 16 (8.84%) Bash Shell
3 16 (8.84%) Perl
4 9 (4.97%) PHP
5 3 (1.66%) C
6 2 (1.10%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.10%) VBScript
6 2 (1.10%) VB
6 2 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 75 (41.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (28.73%) MCSE
3 35 (19.34%) Cisco Certification
4 30 (16.57%) CCNP
4 30 (16.57%) MCTS
5 25 (13.81%) Degree
6 24 (13.26%) MCITP
7 21 (11.60%) CCSP
7 21 (11.60%) ITIL Certification
8 20 (11.05%) MCSA
8 20 (11.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 19 (10.50%) CCNA
10 18 (9.94%) Security Cleared
10 18 (9.94%) SC Cleared
11 15 (8.29%) MCP
12 14 (7.73%) CCIE
13 12 (6.63%) DV Cleared
13 12 (6.63%) CCIP
14 10 (5.52%) CISSP
15 8 (4.42%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.05%) SLA
2 4 (2.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.55%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 125 (69.06%) Active Directory
2 79 (43.65%) UAG
3 76 (41.99%) Hyper-V
4 66 (36.46%) ISA Server
5 64 (35.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 23 (12.71%) vSphere
6 23 (12.71%) XenApp
7 21 (11.60%) XenDesktop
8 18 (9.94%) Terminal Services
9 12 (6.63%) Microsoft App-V
10 10 (5.52%) IAG
10 10 (5.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 8 (4.42%) Shibboleth
11 8 (4.42%) Snort
12 3 (1.66%) VMware Server
12 3 (1.66%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.10%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.10%) VMware ESX
14 1 (0.55%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 43 (23.76%) SCCM
2 41 (22.65%) SCOM
3 25 (13.81%) WSUS
4 24 (13.26%) Backup Exec
5 13 (7.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 10 (5.52%) Cacti
7 4 (2.21%) MOM
7 4 (2.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (1.66%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.66%) SCDPM
9 2 (1.10%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
10 1 (0.55%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 123 (67.96%) Microsoft
2 86 (47.51%) VMware
3 76 (41.99%) Cisco
4 41 (22.65%) HP
5 35 (19.34%) Citrix
6 27 (14.92%) NetApp
7 26 (14.36%) Dell
8 25 (13.81%) SolarWinds
9 22 (12.15%) Symantec
10 21 (11.60%) Juniper
11 19 (10.50%) CheckPoint
12 15 (8.29%) Altiris
13 13 (7.18%) EMC
13 13 (7.18%) McAfee
14 11 (6.08%) F5
15 10 (5.52%) Websense
16 8 (4.42%) Sourcefire
16 8 (4.42%) SonicWALL
17 6 (3.31%) SAP
18 5 (2.76%) Remedy
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