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

3 months to
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 923 930 867
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -63
Permanent jobs citing UAG 17 57 143
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.017% 0.051% 0.12%
As % of the System Software category 0.13% 0.42% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 14 39 127
Median salary £52,250 £54,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.12% +14.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,200 £32,900 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £40,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+62.50% -15.78%

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
12630 13599 12669
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 12.26% 12.14% 10.46%
Number of salaries quoted 10703 11161 10645
Median salary £42,000 £41,750 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.59% +0.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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 2 May 2016 within the UK.

UAG Salary Histogram in the UK

UAG
Top 16 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 2 May 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 -34 16 £55,000 +0.91%
South East +14 8 £65,000 +44.44%
London -12 4 £43,500 -25.64%
South West +1 3 £65,000 +160.00%
Surrey -10 3 £65,000 -3.70%
Bristol - 3 £65,000 -
City of London +43 2 £52,250 -12.55%
Milton Keynes +16 2 - -
Buckinghamshire +14 2 - -
Woking - 2 £65,000 -
Crawley - 2 £39,000 -
West Sussex - 2 £39,000 -
Berkshire +17 1 - -
North West - 1 £33,000 -
Manchester - 1 £33,000 -
Guildford - 1 £67,500 -

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
1 30 (69.77%) VMware
2 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
3 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (55.81%) Windows
5 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
6 19 (44.19%) SharePoint
7 18 (41.86%) DNS
8 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
8 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (34.88%) Data Centre
10 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
11 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (32.56%) vSphere
11 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
11 14 (32.56%) Change Management
12 13 (30.23%) Firewall
12 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
13 12 (27.91%) Citrix
13 12 (27.91%) SQL
14 11 (25.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
15 10 (23.26%) XenApp
15 10 (23.26%) Time Management
15 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
15 10 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
15 10 (23.26%) Identity Management
15 10 (23.26%) Data Management
16 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V

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 20 (46.51%) MS Exchange
2 19 (44.19%) SharePoint
3 17 (39.53%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (16.28%) SharePoint 2013
5 5 (11.63%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (11.63%) Skype for Business
6 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (9.30%) IIS
7 1 (2.33%) Apache
7 1 (2.33%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (16.28%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (41.86%) DNS
2 13 (30.23%) Firewall
3 9 (20.93%) NetScaler
4 7 (16.28%) DHCP
5 6 (13.95%) SAN
5 6 (13.95%) VPN
6 4 (9.30%) NAS
6 4 (9.30%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.98%) Broadband
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (6.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (6.98%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.98%) WAN
8 2 (4.65%) Extranet
8 2 (4.65%) IP Telephony
8 2 (4.65%) IPsec
8 2 (4.65%) Network Security
8 2 (4.65%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (2.33%) EIGRP
9 1 (2.33%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (62.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (30.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (11.63%) Banking
2 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 4 (9.30%) Financial Institution
3 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Analyst
2 10 (23.26%) SharePoint Analyst
3 8 (18.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (13.95%) Wintel Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Senior Wintel Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Systems Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Wintel Systems Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Exchange Engineer
6 4 (9.30%) Technical Architect
7 3 (6.98%) Consultant
7 3 (6.98%) Service Analyst
7 3 (6.98%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (4.65%) Network Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Senior Network Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.33%) .NET
1 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.88%) Data Centre
2 14 (32.56%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (20.93%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (9.30%) SCADA
5 3 (6.98%) Clustering
5 3 (6.98%) FMCG
6 2 (4.65%) PKI
7 1 (2.33%) CLARiiON
7 1 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.33%) EMC VMAX
7 1 (2.33%) EMC VNX
7 1 (2.33%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 24 (55.81%) Windows
2 17 (39.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (37.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 15 (34.88%) Windows Server
5 5 (11.63%) Windows 2000
5 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.65%) Linux
8 1 (2.33%) VMS
8 1 (2.33%) Windows NT
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) Change Management
2 10 (23.26%) Capacity Planning
2 10 (23.26%) Data Management
2 10 (23.26%) Identity Management
2 10 (23.26%) Time Management
3 8 (18.60%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.95%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 5 (11.63%) Identity Access Management
5 5 (11.63%) Incident Management
5 5 (11.63%) Wealth Management
6 4 (9.30%) Change Control
6 4 (9.30%) Computer Forensics
6 4 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (9.30%) MODAF
6 4 (9.30%) Model-Based Systems Engineering
6 4 (9.30%) SIEM
6 4 (9.30%) SysML
6 4 (9.30%) TOGAF
6 4 (9.30%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.91%) SQL
2 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.65%) VB
3 1 (2.33%) C#
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
3 1 (2.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (32.56%) Security Cleared
2 10 (23.26%) DV Cleared
3 5 (11.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
4 4 (9.30%) VCP4
4 4 (9.30%) VCP5
5 3 (6.98%) Degree
6 2 (4.65%) CISSP
6 2 (4.65%) MCSE
6 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 26 (60.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
3 14 (32.56%) vSphere
4 10 (23.26%) XenApp
5 9 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (18.60%) Forefront TMG
7 6 (13.95%) Shibboleth
8 5 (11.63%) vCloud
8 5 (11.63%) VMware ESX
9 3 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (4.65%) Hyper-V
10 2 (4.65%) ISA Server
11 1 (2.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (2.33%) NDS
11 1 (2.33%) NetIQ eDirectory
11 1 (2.33%) NFS
11 1 (2.33%) pfSense
11 1 (2.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (2.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (25.58%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 9 (20.93%) AirWatch
3 7 (16.28%) SCCM
4 6 (13.95%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 6 (13.95%) SCOM
5 4 (9.30%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (6.98%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.33%) IBM BigFix
7 1 (2.33%) Nagios
7 1 (2.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
7 1 (2.33%) vMotion
7 1 (2.33%) WMI
7 1 (2.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
1 30 (69.77%) VMware
2 12 (27.91%) Citrix
3 9 (20.93%) AppSense
4 8 (18.60%) HP
5 6 (13.95%) EMC
5 6 (13.95%) NetApp
5 6 (13.95%) NetIQ
6 5 (11.63%) Dell
6 5 (11.63%) Sophos
7 4 (9.30%) 3PAR
7 4 (9.30%) CheckPoint
7 4 (9.30%) Cisco
7 4 (9.30%) Intel Security
8 3 (6.98%) Kaspersky
8 3 (6.98%) Symantec
9 2 (4.65%) IBM
10 1 (2.33%) Cognos
10 1 (2.33%) Veritas