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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
Rank 205 212 184
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -28
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 13 1 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.019% 0.37%
As % of the System Software category 2.67% 0.18% 3.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13 1 20
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £35,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,750 £50,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +33.33%
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
487 549 567
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 8.65% 10.23% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 415 475 516
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £37,500
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- -3.84%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Forefront TMG across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Forefront TMG Salary Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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 +22 12 £37,500 +7.14% 2
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 23 (95.83%) Windows
3 22 (91.67%) Cisco
3 22 (91.67%) HP
3 22 (91.67%) Hyper-V
4 21 (87.50%) SonicWALL
4 21 (87.50%) vSphere
4 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
4 21 (87.50%) SAN
4 21 (87.50%) NetApp
4 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
4 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (87.50%) Firewall
4 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 20 (83.33%) Dell
6 19 (79.17%) IPv4
6 19 (79.17%) IPsec
6 19 (79.17%) HP StoreVirtual
6 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (58.33%) Terminal Services
7 14 (58.33%) SQL
8 12 (50.00%) VMware
9 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (37.50%) XenApp
10 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
10 9 (37.50%) Fat Client
10 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
10 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
10 9 (37.50%) Thin Client

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 21 (87.50%) Exchange Server 2003
3 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (87.50%) SAN
1 21 (87.50%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) IPsec
2 19 (79.17%) IPv4
3 2 (8.33%) Network Security
4 1 (4.17%) Wireless
4 1 (4.17%) LAN
4 1 (4.17%) WAN
4 1 (4.17%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) Informix
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Consultant
2 7 (29.17%) Network Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Installations Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) DBA
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) SQL DBA
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Support Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (4.17%) IT Manager
Miscellaneous
1 19 (79.17%) HP StoreVirtual
2 9 (37.50%) Thin Client
2 9 (37.50%) Fat Client
3 2 (8.33%) Replication
3 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 23 (95.83%) Windows
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 21 (87.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 19 (79.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Project Management
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) Line Management
3 2 (8.33%) Change Management
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
4 1 (4.17%) Wealth Management
4 1 (4.17%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.17%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) ITIL
4 1 (4.17%) BCP
4 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.17%) Information Security
4 1 (4.17%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) MCSE
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSA
2 2 (8.33%) MCP
3 1 (4.17%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 24 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 22 (91.67%) Hyper-V
3 21 (87.50%) vSphere
4 14 (58.33%) Terminal Services
5 10 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 9 (37.50%) XenApp
6 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) WMI
Vendors
1 22 (91.67%) Cisco
1 22 (91.67%) HP
2 21 (87.50%) NetApp
2 21 (87.50%) CheckPoint
2 21 (87.50%) SonicWALL
3 20 (83.33%) Dell
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 9 (37.50%) Citrix
5 9 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 2 (8.33%) McAfee
6 2 (8.33%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.17%) IronPort
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago