The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
England / North West
Rank - 235 256
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 0 1 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West - 0.018% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category - 0.16% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Median salary - £29,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -30.58%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 the North West with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
North West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 638 637 686
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 10.47% 11.20% 10.29%
Number of salaries quoted 500 531 536
Median salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £51,400 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in the North West

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in the North West