The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
England / South East
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 430 444
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14  
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 1 12 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.007% 0.065% 0.16%
As % of the System Software category 0.049% 0.47% 1.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 10 19
Median salary £40,000 £36,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.58% -8.75%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +13.33%  

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 South East with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 2029 2576 3029
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 14.03% 13.94% 14.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1743 2234 2525
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,850
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £39,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.56% +4.00%  

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in the South East

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Forefront TMG
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 South East region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (53.85%) F5
3 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 7 (53.85%) OSPF
3 7 (53.85%) BGP
4 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
4 6 (46.15%) ITIL
4 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
4 6 (46.15%) UAG
5 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (23.08%) SAN
6 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (23.08%) Forcepoint
6 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
6 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
6 3 (23.08%) Windows
6 3 (23.08%) MCSE
6 3 (23.08%) SQL
6 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
6 3 (23.08%) IIS
6 3 (23.08%) HP
6 3 (23.08%) Dell
6 3 (23.08%) SLA

Forefront TMG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 3 (23.08%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco ASA
1 10 (76.92%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) BGP
2 7 (53.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (53.85%) OSPF
2 7 (53.85%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Cisco Network Analyst
1 7 (53.85%) Network Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) IT Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (15.38%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Azure Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) IT Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Management
2 3 (23.08%) Desktop Virtualisation
2 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
2 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) Tcl
2 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) CCNA
2 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (23.08%) Degree
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
2 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
1 6 (46.15%) UAG
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (23.08%) ISA Server
3 3 (23.08%) Virtual Servers
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
3 7 (53.85%) F5
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) Forcepoint
5 3 (23.08%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) Symantec