The first table below looks at the demand for UAG 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 UAG over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank 186 186 190
Rank change year-on-year
0 +4
Permanent jobs citing UAG 11 16 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.32% 0.064%
As % of the System Software category 2.24% 2.54% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Average salary £32,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-35.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +18.75%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
491 630 357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.93% 12.58% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 430 529 298
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,275 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
UAG
England

UAG
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

UAG Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

UAG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

UAG Salary Trend in the West Midlands

UAG
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing UAG across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

UAG Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

UAG
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 UAG within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Coventry +18 9 £30,000 -60.00% 1
Birmingham +4 4 £50,000 +25.00%
UAG
England

UAG
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (92.31%) Forefront TMG
3 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (84.62%) SCCM
3 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
3 11 (84.62%) Symantec
3 11 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (76.92%) Microsoft App-V
4 10 (76.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (53.85%) XenApp
5 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
5 7 (53.85%) Firewall
5 7 (53.85%) VoIP
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) DHCP
5 7 (53.85%) DNS
5 7 (53.85%) Citrix
5 7 (53.85%) ISA Server
6 6 (46.15%) Cisco
6 6 (46.15%) SAN
6 6 (46.15%) NetApp
6 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
6 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (46.15%) HP
6 6 (46.15%) EMC
6 6 (46.15%) COM
6 6 (46.15%) WSUS

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing UAG 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 UAG. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (84.62%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (84.62%) MS Exchange
1 11 (84.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (46.15%) Lync
2 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) SharePoint
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Apache
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) Firewall
1 7 (53.85%) VoIP
1 7 (53.85%) DHCP
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (46.15%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) LDAP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
4 1 (7.69%) LAN
4 1 (7.69%) IPv4
4 1 (7.69%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) Support Engineer
1 5 (38.46%) 3rd Line Support
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Network Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (46.15%) COM
2 1 (7.69%) XML Messaging
2 1 (7.69%) SOAP
2 1 (7.69%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Blackberry
2 4 (30.77%) Clustering
3 2 (15.38%) PKI
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
3 4 (30.77%) Network Load Balancing
3 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 2 (15.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) MCSE
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCTS
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (53.85%) XenApp
3 7 (53.85%) XenDesktop
3 7 (53.85%) ISA Server
4 6 (46.15%) IAG
5 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
6 1 (7.69%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (84.62%) SCCM
2 10 (76.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (46.15%) WSUS
3 6 (46.15%) Cacti
4 4 (30.77%) MOM
4 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (30.77%) SCOM
4 4 (30.77%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Symantec
3 7 (53.85%) Citrix
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) CheckPoint
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) EMC
4 6 (46.15%) SolarWinds
5 2 (15.38%) Websense
6 1 (7.69%) M86 Security
6 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago