The first table below looks at the demand for UAG skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 761 799 842
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +43
Permanent jobs citing UAG 150 76 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.070% 0.053%
As % of the System Software category 1.21% 0.71% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 120 57 51
Average salary £51,250 £55,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.81% +69.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £37,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £78,500 £56,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
System Software Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
12402 10768 11371
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 10.60% 9.92% 9.68%
Number of salaries quoted 10291 9168 9736
Average salary £40,325 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.11% -
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 £38,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -3.79%

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing UAG within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 within the UK.

UAG Salary Histogram in the UK

UAG
Top 29 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the UK over the 3 months to 31 July 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
(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 +42 150 £51,250 -6.81% 13
London -17 67 £55,000 -21.42% 8
South East +32 51 £50,000 +33.33% 1
Surrey - 30 £51,250 -
City of London 0 23 £49,500 -20.80% 3
Yorkshire -14 15 £31,500 -33.68% 1
West Yorkshire -31 10 £60,000 +26.31%
Berkshire +9 8 £50,000 -16.66% 1
West Sussex +5 8 £42,500 -33.07%
Reading - 8 £50,000 - 1
Manchester +4 6 £60,000 -
North West 0 6 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire -4 6 £35,250 -25.78% 2
East of England -5 6 £35,250 -25.78% 2
Bedford -9 6 £35,250 -25.78% 2
Leeds - 6 £60,000 -
Gatwick - 5 £42,500 -
North Yorkshire - 5 £26,500 - 1
York - 4 £26,500 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £41,250 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £41,250 -
Thames Valley - 2 £60,000 -
Hampshire -10 1 £60,000 +60.00%
Dorset - 1 £55,000 -
Skipton - 1 £33,500 - 1
Woking - 1 £60,000 -
Poole - 1 £55,000 -
Crawley - 1 £40,000 -
South West - 1 £55,000 - 1

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 217 (73.31%) Windows
2 197 (66.55%) MS Exchange
3 192 (64.86%) Microsoft
4 144 (48.65%) VMware
4 144 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (46.96%) Active Directory
6 135 (45.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 132 (44.59%) Cisco
8 128 (43.24%) DNS
9 120 (40.54%) DHCP
10 118 (39.86%) Firewall
11 117 (39.53%) ITIL
12 113 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
13 110 (37.16%) Lync
14 105 (35.47%) Microsoft Certification
15 104 (35.14%) SharePoint
15 104 (35.14%) MS Excel
16 98 (33.11%) SQL Server
17 95 (32.09%) Citrix
18 89 (30.07%) Cisco ASA
19 88 (29.73%) Forefront TMG
20 86 (29.05%) VPN
21 83 (28.04%) Windows Server 2012
22 77 (26.01%) SCCM
23 74 (25.00%) SAN
24 73 (24.66%) XenApp
25 70 (23.65%) Hyper-V
25 70 (23.65%) MCSE
26 64 (21.62%) TCP/IP
27 62 (20.95%) Load Balancing

UAG
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs within the UK citing UAG 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 UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 197 (66.55%) MS Exchange
2 135 (45.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 110 (37.16%) Lync
4 104 (35.14%) SharePoint
5 42 (14.19%) IIS
6 40 (13.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 37 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
8 28 (9.46%) SharePoint Server
9 25 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2007
10 24 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
11 20 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2003
12 18 (6.08%) SharePoint 2013
13 10 (3.38%) BizTalk Server
13 10 (3.38%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (3.04%) CMS
15 3 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2000
15 3 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
15 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
15 3 (1.01%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 104 (35.14%) MS Excel
2 34 (11.49%) MS Office
3 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.01%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 34 (11.49%) Office 365
2 21 (7.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (5.07%) IaaS
4 12 (4.05%) Cloud Computing
5 4 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (1.01%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 128 (43.24%) DNS
2 120 (40.54%) DHCP
3 118 (39.86%) Firewall
4 89 (30.07%) Cisco ASA
5 86 (29.05%) VPN
6 74 (25.00%) SAN
7 64 (21.62%) TCP/IP
8 50 (16.89%) SSL
9 45 (15.20%) Cisco Nexus
9 45 (15.20%) Unified Communications
10 38 (12.84%) LAN
11 37 (12.50%) NetScaler
12 33 (11.15%) Internet
13 27 (9.12%) MPLS
14 26 (8.78%) NetScreen
14 26 (8.78%) WAN
14 26 (8.78%) SMTP
15 20 (6.76%) IPv6
15 20 (6.76%) VLAN
16 19 (6.42%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (33.11%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
3 4 (1.35%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.34%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.68%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.34%) MSI
General
1 36 (12.16%) Finance
2 17 (5.74%) Law
3 11 (3.72%) Legal
4 9 (3.04%) Publishing
5 3 (1.01%) Electronics
5 3 (1.01%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.01%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.01%) Marketing
6 1 (0.34%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 42 (14.19%) Consultant
2 36 (12.16%) Support Engineer
3 27 (9.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 26 (8.78%) Administrator
5 25 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 24 (8.11%) Team Leader
7 23 (7.77%) Architect
8 22 (7.43%) Analyst
9 16 (5.41%) Technical Architect
9 16 (5.41%) Microsoft Consultant
10 15 (5.07%) Messaging Administrator
10 15 (5.07%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (4.73%) Network Engineer
11 14 (4.73%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 12 (4.05%) Service Manager
13 11 (3.72%) Technical Engineer
13 11 (3.72%) Senior Consultant
14 10 (3.38%) Citrix Specialist
14 10 (3.38%) Communications Manager
14 10 (3.38%) Citrix Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.38%) COM
2 8 (2.70%) SAML
3 6 (2.03%) .NET
4 4 (1.35%) ASP.NET
5 3 (1.01%) Web Services
5 3 (1.01%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.68%) XMPP
7 1 (0.34%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 49 (16.55%) Blackberry
2 37 (12.50%) CLARiiON
3 36 (12.16%) PKI
4 20 (6.76%) Management Information System
5 13 (4.39%) Clustering
6 11 (3.72%) Fat Client
6 11 (3.72%) Thin Client
7 8 (2.70%) Replication
8 7 (2.36%) Statistics
8 7 (2.36%) CMDB
9 6 (2.03%) iPhone
9 6 (2.03%) Firmware
10 3 (1.01%) DTV
10 3 (1.01%) CCTV
11 2 (0.68%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.68%) PDA
12 1 (0.34%) E-Learning
12 1 (0.34%) IVR
12 1 (0.34%) Web 2.0
12 1 (0.34%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 217 (73.31%) Windows
2 144 (48.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 83 (28.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 54 (18.24%) Linux
5 50 (16.89%) Windows 7
6 46 (15.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 41 (13.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (10.14%) Windows XP
9 27 (9.12%) Windows Vista
10 10 (3.38%) SUSE
11 9 (3.04%) Windows Mobile
12 7 (2.36%) Windows 8
13 4 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.35%) UNIX
14 1 (0.34%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (39.53%) ITIL
2 62 (20.95%) Load Balancing
3 34 (11.49%) Incident Management
4 33 (11.15%) PRINCE2
5 28 (9.46%) ITIL V3
6 27 (9.12%) Performance Tuning
7 25 (8.45%) Problem Management
8 21 (7.09%) Mobile Device Management
9 19 (6.42%) Configuration Management
9 19 (6.42%) Capacity Management
10 18 (6.08%) Change Management
11 16 (5.41%) Root Cause Analysis
11 16 (5.41%) Release Management
12 14 (4.73%) Business Continuity
13 13 (4.39%) Migration
14 11 (3.72%) Service Delivery
14 11 (3.72%) Asset Management
15 10 (3.38%) Penetration Testing
15 10 (3.38%) Network Monitoring
16 9 (3.04%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 38 (12.84%) SQL
2 22 (7.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.01%) VB
3 3 (1.01%) C#
4 2 (0.68%) C
5 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 105 (35.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (23.65%) MCSE
3 53 (17.91%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (12.50%) MCSA
5 33 (11.15%) CCNP
6 26 (8.78%) MCP
6 26 (8.78%) Degree
7 25 (8.45%) MCTS
7 25 (8.45%) CCNA
7 25 (8.45%) ITIL Certification
8 23 (7.77%) MCITP
9 22 (7.43%) CCSP
10 20 (6.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 19 (6.42%) CCIE
12 16 (5.41%) SC Cleared
12 16 (5.41%) Security Cleared
13 13 (4.39%) CCIP
14 11 (3.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (3.38%) CCA
15 10 (3.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (11.15%) SLA
2 5 (1.69%) QA
3 1 (0.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 139 (46.96%) Active Directory
2 113 (38.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 88 (29.73%) Forefront TMG
4 73 (24.66%) XenApp
5 70 (23.65%) Hyper-V
6 48 (16.22%) ISA Server
7 45 (15.20%) vSphere
8 37 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
8 37 (12.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 31 (10.47%) IAG
9 31 (10.47%) XenDesktop
10 24 (8.11%) Terminal Services
11 17 (5.74%) VMware ESX
12 9 (3.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 8 (2.70%) Snort
14 6 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
15 3 (1.01%) MetaFrame
16 2 (0.68%) XenServer
17 1 (0.34%) VMware Workstation
17 1 (0.34%) VMware GSX
Systems Management
1 77 (26.01%) SCCM
2 37 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
3 35 (11.82%) SCOM
4 33 (11.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 17 (5.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 15 (5.07%) WSUS
6 15 (5.07%) Norton AntiVirus
7 11 (3.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 10 (3.38%) Cacti
8 10 (3.38%) WhatsUp Gold
9 9 (3.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (1.69%) Backup Exec
11 4 (1.35%) MOM
12 2 (0.68%) SCDPM
12 2 (0.68%) SCOrch
12 2 (0.68%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.68%) SCVMM
12 2 (0.68%) MIMEsweeper
13 1 (0.34%) NetBackup
13 1 (0.34%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 192 (64.86%) Microsoft
2 144 (48.65%) VMware
3 132 (44.59%) Cisco
4 95 (32.09%) Citrix
5 58 (19.59%) Symantec
6 53 (17.91%) EMC
7 51 (17.23%) Red Hat
8 49 (16.55%) Juniper
9 46 (15.54%) HP
10 37 (12.50%) Oracle
10 37 (12.50%) Infoblox
11 25 (8.45%) Dell
11 25 (8.45%) CommVault
12 23 (7.77%) SolarWinds
13 16 (5.41%) Websense
14 14 (4.73%) NetApp
14 14 (4.73%) CheckPoint
15 13 (4.39%) MobileIron
16 12 (4.05%) AppSense
16 12 (4.05%) F5
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