The table below looks at the statistics for IAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IAG over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Intelligent Application Gateway (IAG)
Rank 890 867 890
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +23
Permanent jobs citing IAG 12 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.008% 0.009%
As % of the System Software category 0.097% 0.085% 0.093%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 7
Average salary £50,000 £51,250 £59,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -13.13%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,750 £59,000
% change year-on-year
-3.38% -12.28%

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
12356 10634 11812
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.79% 9.97% 10.19%
Number of salaries quoted 10250 9046 10145
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%

IAG
Jobs Demand Trend

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

IAG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

IAG
Salary Trend

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

IAG Salary Trend in the UK

IAG
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IAG over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 within the UK.

IAG Salary Histogram in the UK

IAG
Top 8 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IAG within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -16 10 £50,000 -2.43%
South East -10 5 £50,000 -21.25%
Reading - 5 £50,000 -
Berkshire - 5 £50,000 -
London -29 2 £66,250 +29.26%
City of London - 2 £66,250 -
West Midlands -11 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -

IAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IAG 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 IAG.

1 31 (63.27%) HP
2 26 (53.06%) Citrix
2 26 (53.06%) Symantec
2 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 26 (53.06%) SCCM
2 26 (53.06%) UAG
3 21 (42.86%) EMC
3 21 (42.86%) NetApp
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco
4 20 (40.82%) SAN
5 16 (32.65%) VMware
5 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
5 16 (32.65%) Windows
5 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
5 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
5 16 (32.65%) XenApp
5 16 (32.65%) XenDesktop
6 15 (30.61%) SLA
7 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (24.49%) MCSE
8 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
8 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
9 10 (20.41%) Network Monitoring
9 10 (20.41%) SharePoint 2010
9 10 (20.41%) Forefront TMG
9 10 (20.41%) CCEE
9 10 (20.41%) Office 365
9 10 (20.41%) Lync
9 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
9 10 (20.41%) Fibre Channel

IAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing IAG 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 IAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 16 (32.65%) SharePoint
1 16 (32.65%) MS Exchange
2 11 (22.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (20.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (20.41%) SharePoint 2010
3 10 (20.41%) Lync
3 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (20.41%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (8.16%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (20.41%) InfoPath
2 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) SAN
2 10 (20.41%) Firewall
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco PIX
2 10 (20.41%) Cisco ASA
2 10 (20.41%) Fibre Channel
2 10 (20.41%) VoIP
2 10 (20.41%) DHCP
2 10 (20.41%) DNS
Development Applications
1 10 (20.41%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 20 (40.82%) Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix Engineer
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix Specialist
2 10 (20.41%) SharePoint Architect
2 10 (20.41%) Storage Architect
3 9 (18.37%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (14.29%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
5 6 (12.24%) Consultant
6 5 (10.20%) Support Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (8.16%) Analyst
8 3 (6.12%) SCCM Consultant
9 2 (4.08%) Principal Consultant
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Technical Architect
10 1 (2.04%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.04%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (20.41%) .NET
1 10 (20.41%) COM
1 10 (20.41%) CSS
2 9 (18.37%) XSLT
2 9 (18.37%) HTML5
2 9 (18.37%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Thin Client
1 10 (20.41%) Fat Client
2 3 (6.12%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (32.65%) Windows
2 10 (20.41%) Linux
2 10 (20.41%) SUSE
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (20.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (12.24%) Windows 7
3 6 (12.24%) Windows Vista
3 6 (12.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (20.41%) Scrum
1 10 (20.41%) Agile Software Development
1 10 (20.41%) Network Design
1 10 (20.41%) Data Protection
1 10 (20.41%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (16.33%) Content Management
2 8 (16.33%) Information Management
3 6 (12.24%) ITIL
3 6 (12.24%) Migration
4 3 (6.12%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.12%) Revenue Management
5 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) MCSE
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (20.41%) Linux+ Certification
2 10 (20.41%) CCA
2 10 (20.41%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (20.41%) CCEE
3 3 (6.12%) Degree
4 2 (4.08%) MCP
4 2 (4.08%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.61%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Microsoft App-V
1 26 (53.06%) UAG
2 16 (32.65%) XenApp
2 16 (32.65%) XenDesktop
3 11 (22.45%) Active Directory
4 10 (20.41%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (18.37%) ISA Server
6 6 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (53.06%) SCCM
2 10 (20.41%) Cacti
2 10 (20.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 10 (20.41%) WSUS
3 6 (12.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 6 (12.24%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (12.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 31 (63.27%) HP
2 26 (53.06%) Citrix
2 26 (53.06%) Symantec
3 21 (42.86%) EMC
3 21 (42.86%) NetApp
3 21 (42.86%) Cisco
4 16 (32.65%) Microsoft
4 16 (32.65%) VMware
5 10 (20.41%) AppSense
5 10 (20.41%) Brocade
5 10 (20.41%) SolarWinds
5 10 (20.41%) IBM
5 10 (20.41%) Dell
5 10 (20.41%) Red Hat
5 10 (20.41%) CheckPoint
6 3 (6.12%) Computacenter
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee