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 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 899 902 850
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -52
Permanent jobs citing UAG 8 65 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% 0.059% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.069% 0.54% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 4 49 104
Median salary £52,000 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,700 £37,453 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,650 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +30.00%

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
11556 12085 13242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.16% 11.06% 11.58%
Number of salaries quoted 9683 10114 10929
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%

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
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 within the UK.

UAG Salary Histogram in the UK

UAG
Top 11 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 29 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 +10 8 £52,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -16 4 £46,500 +9.41%
Solihull - 4 £46,500 -
Surrey +11 2 £57,500 -14.81%
South East +10 2 £57,500 -11.53%
London +34 1 £32,500 -50.00% 1
Guildford +6 1 £57,500 -11.53%
Wiltshire +3 1 - -
South West -1 1 - -
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Uxbridge - 1 £32,500 -

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) Firewall
4 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
6 6 (46.15%) VPN
6 6 (46.15%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
6 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
8 4 (30.77%) Linux
8 4 (30.77%) IIS
8 4 (30.77%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) Broadband
8 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
8 4 (30.77%) Dell
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (30.77%) Kaspersky
8 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (30.77%) Office 365
8 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (23.08%) Big Data
9 3 (23.08%) Analytics

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 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
2 8 (61.54%) Skype for Business
3 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (30.77%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (30.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) Firewall
2 6 (46.15%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Broadband
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Wireless
5 2 (15.38%) DSL
5 2 (15.38%) Ethernet
5 2 (15.38%) SAN
5 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (15.38%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (15.38%) Wireless
6 1 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Big Data
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Service Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Project Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) FMCG
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
2 2 (15.38%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
1 7 (53.85%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (46.15%) Windows 7
3 4 (30.77%) Linux
4 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Mac OS X
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (15.38%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 2 (15.38%) Load Balancing
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
3 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Statistical Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) CCNA
2 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (15.38%) Forefront TMG
3 2 (15.38%) ISA Server
3 2 (15.38%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) Dell
3 4 (30.77%) Kaspersky
4 3 (23.08%) VMware
5 2 (15.38%) Apple
5 2 (15.38%) Avaya
5 2 (15.38%) F5
5 2 (15.38%) Xerox