The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Forefront TMG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
UK / England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 881 893
Rank change year-on-year +28 +12  
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 12 33 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.036% 0.061%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.28% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 27 51
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.55% +20.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,800 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £63,750 £61,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.66%  

Forefront TMG is in the system software skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
England
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10868 11683 12201
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 13.01% 12.64% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 15236 17613 19051
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +2.40%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £73,750 £65,818 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,500 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +2.66%  

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Forefront TMG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in England

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in England

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forefront TMG in England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Forefront TMG in England

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
London +27 6 £55,000 -4.34%
Midlands +16 5 £45,000 -5.26%
West Midlands +14 5 £45,000 -5.26%
South East +36 1 £40,000 +9.58%
Forefront TMG
UK

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 England region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 42 (91.30%) Cisco
2 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
3 32 (69.57%) Firewall
4 31 (67.39%) Windows
4 31 (67.39%) Windows Server
5 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
6 28 (60.87%) Hyper-V
7 25 (54.35%) MS Exchange
8 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 23 (50.00%) vSphere
9 23 (50.00%) VMware
9 23 (50.00%) HP
10 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (45.65%) ISA Server
11 20 (43.48%) Citrix
12 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (36.96%) Dell
14 16 (34.78%) SQL
14 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
15 15 (32.61%) ITIL
15 15 (32.61%) DHCP
15 15 (32.61%) DNS
15 15 (32.61%) SAN
16 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
16 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
17 12 (26.09%) IPsec
17 12 (26.09%) SonicWALL
17 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
17 12 (26.09%) XenApp

Forefront TMG
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 25 (54.35%) MS Exchange
2 14 (30.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (23.91%) Skype for Business
4 6 (13.04%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (10.87%) IIS
6 4 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.22%) Office 365
2 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (69.57%) Firewall
2 16 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
3 15 (32.61%) DHCP
3 15 (32.61%) DNS
3 15 (32.61%) SAN
4 12 (26.09%) IPsec
4 12 (26.09%) IPv4
5 11 (23.91%) TCP/IP
5 11 (23.91%) VPN
6 6 (13.04%) BGP
6 6 (13.04%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 6 (13.04%) OSPF
7 5 (10.87%) Skype
8 4 (8.70%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (8.70%) iSCSI
9 3 (6.52%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (4.35%) DMZ
10 2 (4.35%) Internet
10 2 (4.35%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (13.04%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (23.91%) Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Cisco Network Analyst
3 6 (13.04%) Network Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Technical Specialist
5 4 (8.70%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (6.52%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) IT Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (4.35%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.09%) HP StoreVirtual
2 6 (13.04%) Data Centre
3 5 (10.87%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (8.70%) PKI
4 4 (8.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 3 (6.52%) Clustering
6 2 (4.35%) Driving Licence
7 1 (2.17%) Fat Client
7 1 (2.17%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (67.39%) Windows
1 31 (67.39%) Windows Server
2 24 (52.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (45.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 19 (41.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (21.74%) Linux
6 6 (13.04%) Solaris
6 6 (13.04%) Windows 2000
7 4 (8.70%) VMS
7 4 (8.70%) Windows NT
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (32.61%) ITIL
2 7 (15.22%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (13.04%) Business Development
4 4 (8.70%) ITIL V3
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
4 4 (8.70%) Network Load Balancing
5 3 (6.52%) Change Management
5 3 (6.52%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.52%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.35%) Business Continuity
6 2 (4.35%) Data Privacy
6 2 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.35%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.35%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.35%) Statistics
7 1 (2.17%) DNA
7 1 (2.17%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.78%) SQL
2 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
2 12 (26.09%) VB
3 7 (15.22%) VBScript
4 2 (4.35%) VBA
5 1 (2.17%) Shell Script
5 1 (2.17%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 14 (30.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (19.57%) CCNA
2 9 (19.57%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (17.39%) SC Cleared
4 6 (13.04%) DV Cleared
5 5 (10.87%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (10.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (8.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (6.52%) Degree
7 3 (6.52%) MCSE
8 2 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (86.96%) Active Directory
2 28 (60.87%) Hyper-V
3 23 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (50.00%) vSphere
4 21 (45.65%) ISA Server
5 12 (26.09%) XenApp
6 10 (21.74%) UAG
6 10 (21.74%) XenDesktop
7 7 (15.22%) Terminal Services
8 6 (13.04%) Virtual Servers
8 6 (13.04%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (8.70%) NFS
9 4 (8.70%) vCloud
9 4 (8.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 4 (8.70%) Virtual Machines
9 4 (8.70%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (4.35%) XenServer
11 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (13.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 6 (13.04%) MOM
1 6 (13.04%) SCOM
1 6 (13.04%) WSUS
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) vCenter Server
2 4 (8.70%) vMotion
2 4 (8.70%) WMI
3 2 (4.35%) Malwarebytes
3 2 (4.35%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (4.35%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 42 (91.30%) Cisco
2 29 (63.04%) Microsoft
3 23 (50.00%) HP
3 23 (50.00%) VMware
4 20 (43.48%) Citrix
5 17 (36.96%) Dell
6 12 (26.09%) CheckPoint
6 12 (26.09%) F5
6 12 (26.09%) NetApp
6 12 (26.09%) SonicWALL
7 8 (17.39%) McAfee
8 4 (8.70%) Veritas
9 3 (6.52%) Forcepoint
10 2 (4.35%) arcserve
10 2 (4.35%) Intel
10 2 (4.35%) Sophos
10 2 (4.35%) Webroot
11 1 (2.17%) Symantec