The table below looks at the statistics for UAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 28 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
UK
Rank 839 917 924
Rank change year-on-year
+78 +7
Permanent jobs citing UAG 12 25 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.025% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.12% 0.20% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 2 13 28
Median salary £63,750 £49,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+28.78% -20.80%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £28,200 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £47,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year
+26.31% +21.01%

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
10256 12336 13352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.20% 12.22% 12.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8544 10438 11165
Median salary £42,500 £41,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +1.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing UAG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

UAG
Salary Trend

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

UAG Salary Trend in the UK

UAG
Top 7 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017. 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 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 +74 12 £63,750 +28.78%
London +49 9 £67,500 +15.38%
South East +47 3 £60,000 +26.31%
Buckinghamshire +5 2 - -
Milton Keynes +3 2 - -
Surrey +58 1 £60,000 +26.31%
Guildford - 1 £60,000 -

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT jobs citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
2 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (88.89%) ITIL
3 24 (88.89%) Hyper-V
4 23 (85.19%) Cisco
5 22 (81.48%) Forefront TMG
6 21 (77.78%) VMware
7 20 (74.07%) SQL
7 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (66.67%) HP
8 18 (66.67%) ISA Server
8 18 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
9 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
11 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (51.85%) Firewall
11 14 (51.85%) Windows
11 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
12 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
13 12 (44.44%) MCSE
13 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
13 12 (44.44%) Dell
13 12 (44.44%) CCNA
13 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
13 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (44.44%) SAN
13 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
13 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
13 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure

UAG
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 14 (51.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 14 (51.85%) MS Exchange
2 8 (29.63%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (14.81%) IIS
4 3 (11.11%) Skype for Business
5 2 (7.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 2 (7.41%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (44.44%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (44.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (29.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (51.85%) Firewall
2 12 (44.44%) SAN
3 10 (37.04%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (37.04%) DHCP
3 10 (37.04%) DNS
4 8 (29.63%) Fibre Channel
4 8 (29.63%) iSCSI
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (7.41%) DSL
5 2 (7.41%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.41%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.41%) VPN
5 2 (7.41%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (48.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.70%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Technical Specialist
1 8 (29.63%) VMware Specialist
2 7 (25.93%) Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) IT Consultant
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (14.81%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Implementation Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) IT Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Implementation Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Service Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
6 2 (7.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (55.56%) Data Centre
2 8 (29.63%) PKI
2 8 (29.63%) Private Cloud
2 8 (29.63%) VxBlock/Vblock
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (7.41%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (51.85%) Windows
1 14 (51.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (37.04%) Linux
4 8 (29.63%) VMS
4 8 (29.63%) Windows 2000
4 8 (29.63%) Windows NT
5 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
5 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
6 1 (3.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (88.89%) ITIL
2 18 (66.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 10 (37.04%) Load Balancing
3 10 (37.04%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (37.04%) PRINCE2
4 9 (33.33%) Migration
5 8 (29.63%) ITIL V3
5 8 (29.63%) Network Load Balancing
6 6 (22.22%) Statistical Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Change Management
7 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
8 1 (3.70%) Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Business Analytics
8 1 (3.70%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (3.70%) Line Management
8 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 20 (74.07%) SQL
2 10 (37.04%) PowerShell
3 9 (33.33%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.70%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (44.44%) CCNA
2 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (44.44%) MCSE
3 10 (37.04%) Degree
3 10 (37.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (29.63%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (7.41%) CCNP
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCITP
5 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
6 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (3.70%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (96.30%) Active Directory
2 24 (88.89%) Hyper-V
3 22 (81.48%) Forefront TMG
4 20 (74.07%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (66.67%) ISA Server
6 10 (37.04%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (29.63%) NFS
7 8 (29.63%) vCloud
7 8 (29.63%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 8 (29.63%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (29.63%) VMware ESX
7 8 (29.63%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (29.63%) vSphere
7 8 (29.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Clustering
1 8 (29.63%) vMotion
1 8 (29.63%) WMI
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (3.70%) SCCM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 25 (92.59%) Microsoft
2 23 (85.19%) Cisco
3 21 (77.78%) VMware
4 18 (66.67%) HP
5 12 (44.44%) Dell
6 9 (33.33%) Citrix
7 8 (29.63%) Veritas
8 2 (7.41%) Apple
8 2 (7.41%) Avaya
8 2 (7.41%) F5
8 2 (7.41%) Forcepoint
8 2 (7.41%) IBM
8 2 (7.41%) Intel Security
8 2 (7.41%) Samsung
8 2 (7.41%) Xerox
9 1 (3.70%) EMC