The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for UAG skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited UAG over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Unified Access Gateway (UAG)
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 861 904 866
Rank change year-on-year +43 -38  
Permanent jobs citing UAG 5 7 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.006% 0.008% 0.085%
As % of the System Software category 0.046% 0.060% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 53
Median salary £47,000 £39,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.51% -25.71%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,250 £27,750 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £53,750 £68,950
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33%  

UAG 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 10854 11742 12203
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 12.96% 12.69% 11.89%
Number of salaries quoted 9232 10110 10167
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 £26,000 £25,182 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

UAG
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing UAG as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the System Software category.

Job vacancy trend for UAG in England

UAG
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for UAG in England

UAG
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing UAG in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for UAG in England

UAG
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing UAG within the England region over the 3 months to 27 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
South East +43 4 £40,000 -
London - 1 £60,000 -
UAG
UK

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT jobs citing UAG 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 UAG.

1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
4 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) SQL
5 9 (60.00%) Windows
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) ISA Server
7 7 (46.67%) HP
7 7 (46.67%) DHCP
7 7 (46.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (40.00%) DNS
8 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
8 6 (40.00%) Citrix
8 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (40.00%) PKI
9 5 (33.33%) Migration
9 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
9 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
9 5 (33.33%) Firewall

UAG
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 6 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) IIS
3 4 (26.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
4 2 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (26.67%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (46.67%) DHCP
2 6 (40.00%) DNS
3 5 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (26.67%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (26.67%) Internet
4 4 (26.67%) iSCSI
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (20.00%) SAN
6 2 (13.33%) NetScaler
6 2 (13.33%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (6.67%) BGP
7 1 (6.67%) LAN
7 1 (6.67%) MPLS
7 1 (6.67%) OSPF
7 1 (6.67%) Skype
7 1 (6.67%) SSL
7 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 1 (6.67%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (6.67%) Law
1 1 (6.67%) Legal
1 1 (6.67%) Publishing
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) VMware Specialist
2 4 (26.67%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Azure Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Cloud Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.67%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Senior IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) PKI
2 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 4 (26.67%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team
5 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (60.00%) Windows
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (46.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (26.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) VMS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 2000
3 4 (26.67%) Windows NT
4 1 (6.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (93.33%) ITIL
2 7 (46.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 6 (40.00%) ITIL V3
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
5 4 (26.67%) Network Load Balancing
5 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 3 (20.00%) Change Management
6 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
6 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
6 3 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (13.33%) Virtual Team Management
8 1 (6.67%) Coaching
8 1 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Facilities Management
8 1 (6.67%) Line Management
8 1 (6.67%) Project Management
8 1 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) SQL
2 5 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (33.33%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (6.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (33.33%) MCSE
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) MCSA
4 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) MCITP
6 2 (13.33%) MCP
7 1 (6.67%) CCIE
7 1 (6.67%) CCNP
7 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (66.67%) Forefront TMG
2 10 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 7 (46.67%) ISA Server
4 4 (26.67%) NFS
4 4 (26.67%) vCloud
4 4 (26.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 4 (26.67%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (26.67%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (26.67%) vSphere
4 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
5 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft Clustering
1 4 (26.67%) vCenter Server
1 4 (26.67%) vMotion
1 4 (26.67%) WMI
2 3 (20.00%) SCCM
3 1 (6.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 12 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (66.67%) Cisco
4 7 (46.67%) HP
5 6 (40.00%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Veritas
7 3 (20.00%) Dell
7 3 (20.00%) Forcepoint
8 1 (6.67%) Aerohive Networks
8 1 (6.67%) Brocade
8 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (6.67%) EMC
8 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto
8 1 (6.67%) Polycom
8 1 (6.67%) Riverbed
8 1 (6.67%) Sonus
8 1 (6.67%) Symantec