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 29 July 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
Rank - - 196
Permanent jobs citing UAG 0 0 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - - 0.12%
As % of the System Software category - - 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 5
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +46.15%
System Software Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
499 577 482
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.29% 10.39% 9.84%
Number of salaries quoted 437 518 420
Average salary £36,573 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.15% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.31% -5.00%
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Symantec
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (90.91%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (63.64%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
3 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) VoIP
3 7 (63.64%) DHCP
4 6 (54.55%) HP
4 6 (54.55%) EMC
4 6 (54.55%) COM
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) NetApp
4 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
4 6 (54.55%) Cisco
4 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
4 6 (54.55%) IAG
4 6 (54.55%) Lync

UAG
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (100.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 11 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (54.55%) Lync
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2000
4 4 (36.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) VoIP
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
1 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco PIX
2 6 (54.55%) Cisco ASA
2 6 (54.55%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 1 (9.09%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Support Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support
1 5 (45.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Consultant
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Server Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (54.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Blackberry
2 4 (36.36%) Clustering
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Network Monitoring
2 4 (36.36%) Migration
2 4 (36.36%) Network Load Balancing
2 4 (36.36%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (36.36%) MCTS
1 4 (36.36%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 10 (90.91%) Microsoft App-V
2 10 (90.91%) Forefront TMG
3 7 (63.64%) XenApp
3 7 (63.64%) XenDesktop
4 6 (54.55%) IAG
5 5 (45.45%) ISA Server
6 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (100.00%) SCCM
2 10 (90.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (54.55%) WSUS
3 6 (54.55%) Cacti
4 4 (36.36%) SCOM
4 4 (36.36%) MOM
4 4 (36.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 4 (36.36%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (9.09%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Symantec
2 7 (63.64%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) NetApp
3 6 (54.55%) CheckPoint
3 6 (54.55%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) EMC
3 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco