The table below looks at the statistics for Forefront TMG skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 212 182 171
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -11
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 1 20 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.018% 0.37% 0.48%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% 3.59% 4.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 15
Average salary £35,000 £33,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+35.13% +5.71%
Forefront TMG
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
550 557 478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 10.09% 10.21% 9.94%
Number of salaries quoted 472 507 401
Average salary £37,500 £38,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £39,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.06% +5.33%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

Forefront TMG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the West Midlands region.

Forefront TMG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Birmingham -12 1 £35,000 +4.47% 1
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Forefront TMG 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 Forefront TMG.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
3 21 (70.00%) SAN
3 21 (70.00%) NetApp
4 20 (66.67%) DNS
5 19 (63.33%) Cisco
6 18 (60.00%) WSUS
7 16 (53.33%) SQL
8 15 (50.00%) IIS
8 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
8 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
9 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
9 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
9 14 (46.67%) HP
10 13 (43.33%) Linux
10 13 (43.33%) SSL
10 13 (43.33%) HTTP
10 13 (43.33%) Perl
10 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
10 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
10 13 (43.33%) VLAN
10 13 (43.33%) Altiris
10 13 (43.33%) Backup Exec
11 12 (40.00%) Firewall
11 12 (40.00%) Publishing
11 12 (40.00%) SSH
11 12 (40.00%) vSphere
11 12 (40.00%) MS Office

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Forefront TMG 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 Forefront TMG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (50.00%) IIS
2 14 (46.67%) MS Exchange
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (30.00%) SharePoint
4 9 (30.00%) Moodle
4 9 (30.00%) Apache
5 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (26.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 8 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (20.00%) Lync
7 5 (16.67%) WordPress
8 2 (6.67%) Oracle Application Server
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (6.67%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 12 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 12 (40.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) SAN
2 20 (66.67%) DNS
3 13 (43.33%) SSL
3 13 (43.33%) HTTP
3 13 (43.33%) VLAN
4 12 (40.00%) Firewall
4 12 (40.00%) SSH
5 7 (23.33%) VoIP
5 7 (23.33%) DHCP
6 6 (20.00%) IPsec
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) Intranet
7 2 (6.67%) Internet
8 1 (3.33%) IPv4
8 1 (3.33%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) MySQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
General
1 12 (40.00%) Publishing
2 2 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Support Engineer
2 9 (30.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (23.33%) Consultant
3 7 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Architect
5 3 (10.00%) Sales Consultant
5 3 (10.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
6 2 (6.67%) Principle Consultant
7 1 (3.33%) Installations Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Technical Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.33%) Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (33.33%) LAMP
2 8 (26.67%) COM
3 2 (6.67%) Web Services
3 2 (6.67%) XML
3 2 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Open Source
2 4 (13.33%) VLE
3 2 (6.67%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.67%) Clustering
4 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (46.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (23.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 2 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (36.67%) Change Control
3 7 (23.33%) Time Management
3 7 (23.33%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (20.00%) ITIL
5 5 (16.67%) Content Management
6 2 (6.67%) Migration
6 2 (6.67%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (6.67%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 16 (53.33%) SQL
2 15 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 13 (43.33%) Bash Shell
3 13 (43.33%) Perl
4 9 (30.00%) PHP
5 2 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.67%) Korn
5 2 (6.67%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (6.67%) MCTS
2 2 (6.67%) MCITP
2 2 (6.67%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 14 (46.67%) Hyper-V
3 12 (40.00%) vSphere
4 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (26.67%) Shibboleth
5 8 (26.67%) UAG
6 7 (23.33%) XenApp
6 7 (23.33%) XenDesktop
7 6 (20.00%) ISA Server
7 6 (20.00%) IAG
8 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (6.67%) Terminal Server
9 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) WSUS
2 13 (43.33%) Backup Exec
3 8 (26.67%) SCCM
3 8 (26.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (20.00%) Cacti
5 2 (6.67%) SCOM
5 2 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (6.67%) MOM
5 2 (6.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 2 (6.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 23 (76.67%) Microsoft
2 21 (70.00%) NetApp
3 19 (63.33%) Cisco
4 14 (46.67%) HP
5 13 (43.33%) Altiris
6 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 9 (30.00%) Citrix
9 8 (26.67%) Symantec
9 8 (26.67%) Dell
9 8 (26.67%) EMC
10 6 (20.00%) SonicWALL
10 6 (20.00%) SolarWinds
11 2 (6.67%) Oracle
11 2 (6.67%) Clearswift
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