Period
to 22 August 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Forefront Identity Manager over the 6 months to 22 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
UK
6 months to
22 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1166 1142 1224
Rank change year-on-year -24 +82 +19
Permanent jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 21 98 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.050% 0.041%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.58% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 26 89 92
UK median annual salary £51,250 £53,139 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.55% +15.52% -1.08%
10th Percentile £39,375 £35,300 £34,200
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £77,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,750
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.64% -1.61%

Forefront Identity Manager is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15399 16937 16595
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.75% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12448 13789 13253
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,625 £29,597
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.65% +1.18% +6.25%

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Forefront Identity Manager as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager over the 6 months to 22 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 9 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 22 August 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -4 20 £50,000 -9.09% 1
UK excluding London +2 12 £50,000 +11.11% 1
London +8 9 £55,000 -
Midlands +25 6 £50,000 -23.08%
South East +70 4 £50,000 +20.48% 1
West Midlands +11 4 £50,000 -23.08%
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
South West -5 3 £46,000 +15.00%
Scotland +6 1 £65,000 +160.00%

For the 6 months to 22 August 2017, IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
3 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
3 16 (76.19%) Hyper-V
4 13 (61.90%) SCOM
5 11 (52.38%) SCCM
5 11 (52.38%) Firewall
5 11 (52.38%) McAfee
5 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
6 10 (47.62%) Citrix
7 9 (42.86%) SQL
7 9 (42.86%) Windows
7 9 (42.86%) VMware
7 9 (42.86%) Business Development
7 9 (42.86%) XenApp
7 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (38.10%) Forefront TMG
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
8 8 (38.10%) F5
8 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (38.10%) WSUS
8 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
8 8 (38.10%) VMware Workstation
8 8 (38.10%) Back Office
8 8 (38.10%) Solaris
8 8 (38.10%) Linux
8 8 (38.10%) DHCP
8 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP

Forefront Identity Manager
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (38.10%) Skype for Business
2 4 (19.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.76%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (28.57%) IaaS
3 5 (23.81%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (23.81%) Office 365
4 4 (19.05%) PaaS
5 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco ASA
2 8 (38.10%) Cisco PIX
2 8 (38.10%) DHCP
2 8 (38.10%) DNS
2 8 (38.10%) TCP/IP
3 3 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
3 3 (14.29%) Network Security
3 3 (14.29%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (38.10%) Back Office
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (23.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (19.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Architect
3 3 (14.29%) Consultant
3 3 (14.29%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Infrastructure
5 1 (4.76%) Head of Infrastructure Architecture
5 1 (4.76%) IT Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Private Cloud
2 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 9 (42.86%) Windows
2 8 (38.10%) Linux
2 8 (38.10%) Solaris
2 8 (38.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (23.81%) Windows 10
4 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.76%) Windows 8
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Business Development
2 5 (23.81%) ITIL
3 4 (19.05%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (14.29%) Integration Testing
4 3 (14.29%) ITIL V3
4 3 (14.29%) ITSM
4 3 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 3 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 3 (14.29%) Service Management
5 2 (9.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (9.52%) Information Security
5 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
6 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.76%) Application Packaging
6 1 (4.76%) Contact Management
6 1 (4.76%) CRM
6 1 (4.76%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) Security Cleared
2 11 (52.38%) DV Cleared
3 8 (38.10%) CCNA
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (23.81%) MCSE
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (23.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (19.05%) Degree
5 4 (19.05%) MCSA
6 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 19 (90.48%) Active Directory
2 16 (76.19%) Hyper-V
3 9 (42.86%) XenApp
4 8 (38.10%) Forefront TMG
4 8 (38.10%) ISA Server
4 8 (38.10%) Terminal Services
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (38.10%) VMware Workstation
5 4 (19.05%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 13 (61.90%) SCOM
2 11 (52.38%) SCCM
3 8 (38.10%) MOM
3 8 (38.10%) WSUS
4 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (19.05%) SCSM
5 4 (19.05%) SCVMM
6 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (4.76%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (52.38%) McAfee
3 10 (47.62%) Citrix
4 9 (42.86%) VMware
5 8 (38.10%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) F5
6 1 (4.76%) AppSense
6 1 (4.76%) Autodesk
6 1 (4.76%) BT
6 1 (4.76%) IBM
6 1 (4.76%) Oracle
6 1 (4.76%) Palo Alto