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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
England / West Midlands
Rank 211 212 215
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.14% 0.096% 0.040%
As % of the System Software category 1.29% 0.88% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 2
Median salary £37,500 £41,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.63% -24.54%
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £44,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-9.60% -1.66%

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
544 571 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 11.23% 10.91% 12.95%
Number of salaries quoted 414 441 582
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Forefront TMG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Forefront TMG as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 January 2017. 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 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
Birmingham 0 7 £37,500 -9.63%
Forefront TMG
England

Forefront TMG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 January 2017, IT jobs citing Forefront TMG also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 10 (90.91%) IPv4
2 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) SonicWALL
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
3 9 (81.82%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (81.82%) vSphere
3 9 (81.82%) Terminal Services
3 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
3 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
4 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
5 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
6 3 (27.27%) Citrix
6 3 (27.27%) HP StoreVirtual

Forefront TMG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 10 (90.91%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 10 (90.91%) IPv4
3 9 (81.82%) Remote Desktop
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
4 4 (36.36%) IPsec
5 2 (18.18%) IPv6
6 1 (9.09%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (9.09%) HTTP
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) S/MIME
6 1 (9.09%) SSL
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Installations Engineer
2 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Network Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Security Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Driving Licence
2 3 (27.27%) Fat Client
2 3 (27.27%) HP StoreVirtual
2 3 (27.27%) Thin Client
3 1 (9.09%) SCADA
3 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (90.91%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security
2 1 (9.09%) Information Security Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
2 1 (9.09%) Security Management
2 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (9.09%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (81.82%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) ISO27002
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (81.82%) Hyper-V
2 9 (81.82%) Terminal Services
2 9 (81.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (81.82%) vSphere
3 3 (27.27%) XenApp
3 3 (27.27%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Dell
2 10 (90.91%) HP
2 10 (90.91%) SonicWALL
3 9 (81.82%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 1 (9.09%) Blue Coat
5 1 (9.09%) Clearswift
5 1 (9.09%) Forcepoint
5 1 (9.09%) Qualys
5 1 (9.09%) Rapid7
5 1 (9.09%) Symantec
5 1 (9.09%) Tripwire