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 3 months to 23 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
UK
3 months to
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 853 891 935
Rank change year-on-year +38 +44  
Permanent jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 10 48 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.049% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.14% 0.57% 0.39%
Number of salaries quoted 10 43 26
Median salary £53,750 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.15% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £30,600 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £44,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +13.63% -2.22%  

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 7338 8400 8151
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.61% 8.53% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5861 6826 6457
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £74,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11%  

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Forefront Identity Manager as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 23 May 2017.

Salary histogram for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 16 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 3 months to 23 May 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
England +29 9 £50,000 -9.09% 1
London +42 5 £55,000 -
East Midlands - 4 £50,000 -
Nottinghamshire - 3 £50,000 -
Nottingham - 3 £50,000 -
South East +61 2 £48,750 +17.46% 1
West Midlands +14 2 £48,750 -25.00%
Birmingham +8 2 £48,750 -27.77%
Berkshire - 2 £48,750 -
Reading - 2 £48,750 -
Scotland +10 1 £65,000 +160.00%
Edinburgh 0 1 £65,000 +160.00%
Derbyshire - 1 £50,000 -
Glasgow - 1 £65,000 -
Derby - 1 £50,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £65,000 -

For the 6 months to 23 May 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 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 16 (43.24%) Windows
3 15 (40.54%) SCCM
3 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
4 12 (32.43%) C#
4 12 (32.43%) Firewall
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco
5 11 (29.73%) CISSP
5 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (29.73%) CCNA
5 11 (29.73%) .NET
5 11 (29.73%) Information Security
6 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
6 10 (27.03%) SQL
6 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
7 9 (24.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (21.62%) SCOM
8 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
8 8 (21.62%) Degree
9 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
9 7 (18.92%) VLAN
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL
9 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
9 7 (18.92%) MCSE
9 7 (18.92%) MCSA
9 7 (18.92%) LAN
9 7 (18.92%) WAN
9 7 (18.92%) NetApp

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 6 (16.22%) IIS
2 4 (10.81%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.41%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (24.32%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (8.11%) IaaS
3 3 (8.11%) Office 365
3 3 (8.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (32.43%) Firewall
2 7 (18.92%) LAN
2 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 7 (18.92%) VLAN
2 7 (18.92%) WAN
3 5 (13.51%) DHCP
3 5 (13.51%) DNS
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (10.81%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (10.81%) Kerberos
4 4 (10.81%) LDAP
4 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.70%) IPv6
5 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.81%) Back Office
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Applications Support
2 7 (18.92%) Applications Support Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Security Specialist
2 7 (18.92%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Consultant
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security Specialist
3 6 (16.22%) Information Specialist
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Developer
4 4 (10.81%) Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.81%) Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Information Security Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Applications Support Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) ASP.NET
3 4 (10.81%) SailPoint
4 3 (8.11%) CSS
4 3 (8.11%) HTML
4 3 (8.11%) Web Services
5 1 (2.70%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.70%) COM
5 1 (2.70%) jQuery
5 1 (2.70%) OAuth
5 1 (2.70%) RESTful
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Cyberthreat
2 4 (10.81%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.81%) Private Cloud
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (43.24%) Windows
2 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (13.51%) Linux
4 4 (10.81%) Solaris
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Information Security
2 7 (18.92%) Cybersecurity
2 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 7 (18.92%) SIEM
3 6 (16.22%) B2B
3 6 (16.22%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (16.22%) Matrix Management
3 6 (16.22%) Matrix Organization
3 6 (16.22%) Risk Analysis
4 4 (10.81%) Business Development
4 4 (10.81%) Mobile Device Management
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.41%) CRM
6 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
6 2 (5.41%) Web Development
7 1 (2.70%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.70%) Incident Management
7 1 (2.70%) Privileged Access Management
7 1 (2.70%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (32.43%) C#
2 10 (27.03%) SQL
3 7 (18.92%) PowerShell
3 7 (18.92%) VB.NET
4 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
5 2 (5.41%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) VBScript
6 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) CCNA
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (29.73%) CISSP
3 8 (21.62%) Degree
3 8 (21.62%) SC Cleared
4 7 (18.92%) CCNP
4 7 (18.92%) CompTIA Security+
4 7 (18.92%) MCSA
4 7 (18.92%) MCSE
4 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (18.92%) Security+ Certification
5 4 (10.81%) CISA
5 4 (10.81%) CISM
5 4 (10.81%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (16.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (13.51%) XenApp
4 4 (10.81%) Forefront TMG
4 4 (10.81%) ISA Server
4 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.81%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 15 (40.54%) SCCM
2 8 (21.62%) SCOM
3 5 (13.51%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (10.81%) MOM
4 4 (10.81%) SCSM
4 4 (10.81%) SCVMM
4 4 (10.81%) WSUS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 33 (89.19%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Cisco
3 7 (18.92%) NetApp
4 5 (13.51%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Dell
5 4 (10.81%) F5
5 4 (10.81%) McAfee
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 2 (5.41%) CyberArk
7 1 (2.70%) CA
7 1 (2.70%) Infoblox
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle