Period
to 22 October 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 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
UK
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1152 1163 1217
Rank change year-on-year +11 +54 -25
Permanent jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 32 84 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.044% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.21% 0.51% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 27 77 87
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% +14.13% -1.08%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £36,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,750
% change year-on-year +12.82% +6.56% -1.61%

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15436 16425 16751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.66% 7.66%
Number of salaries quoted 12612 13269 13546
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +2.13%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £74,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +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 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 10 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 October 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 32 £50,000 -5.91% 2
UK excluding London +17 23 £55,000 +12.82% 1
South West +15 12 £46,000 +15.00% 1
London -9 9 £50,000 -13.04% 1
South East +58 7 £55,000 +14.58%
Midlands +32 3 £67,500 +3.85%
West Midlands +9 3 £67,500 +3.85%
Wales +16 2 - -
North of England -11 1 £70,000 +43.59%
North West -20 1 £70,000 +43.59%

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 29 (90.63%) Active Directory
2 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
3 20 (62.50%) Windows
4 18 (56.25%) SCCM
4 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
4 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
4 18 (56.25%) Office 365
5 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
6 16 (50.00%) Windows 10
6 16 (50.00%) McAfee
7 15 (46.88%) Degree
8 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
8 14 (43.75%) ITIL
8 14 (43.75%) Firewall
9 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
9 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
9 13 (40.63%) Virtual Desktop
9 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (37.50%) Problem Management
10 12 (37.50%) DV Cleared
10 12 (37.50%) ITSM
10 12 (37.50%) Service Management
10 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
11 11 (34.38%) MCSE
11 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (31.25%) Citrix
12 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
12 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
12 10 (31.25%) Network Security

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 13 (40.63%) SharePoint
2 4 (12.50%) Skype for Business
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 18 (56.25%) Microsoft Azure
1 18 (56.25%) Office 365
2 10 (31.25%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (21.88%) IaaS
4 5 (15.63%) SaaS
5 3 (9.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (43.75%) Firewall
2 10 (31.25%) Intrusion Detection
2 10 (31.25%) Network Security
3 8 (25.00%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) DNS
4 5 (15.63%) Skype
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
5 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (31.25%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.50%) Back Office
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Wintel Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (15.63%) Support Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Server Support
4 4 (12.50%) Server Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Identity Management Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Management Consultant
7 1 (3.13%) Head of Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) Head of Infrastructure
7 1 (3.13%) Head of Infrastructure Architecture
7 1 (3.13%) IT Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
1 10 (31.25%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (9.38%) Private Cloud
2 3 (9.38%) Smartphone
3 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 20 (62.50%) Windows
2 16 (50.00%) Windows 10
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server
3 13 (40.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (12.50%) Linux
4 4 (12.50%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 7
5 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (43.75%) ITIL
2 12 (37.50%) ITSM
2 12 (37.50%) Problem Management
2 12 (37.50%) Service Delivery
2 12 (37.50%) Service Management
3 10 (31.25%) Business Intelligence
3 10 (31.25%) ITIL V3
4 8 (25.00%) Identity Management
5 7 (21.88%) Business Development
5 7 (21.88%) Time Management
6 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (12.50%) TOGAF
8 3 (9.38%) Application Packaging
8 3 (9.38%) Contact Management
8 3 (9.38%) CRM
8 3 (9.38%) Line Management
8 3 (9.38%) Presales
8 3 (9.38%) Project Management
9 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 18 (56.25%) PowerShell
2 7 (21.88%) SQL
3 2 (6.25%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (46.88%) Degree
2 14 (43.75%) Security Cleared
3 12 (37.50%) DV Cleared
4 11 (34.38%) MCSE
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.50%) CCNA
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (90.63%) Active Directory
2 17 (53.13%) Hyper-V
3 13 (40.63%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (21.88%) XenApp
5 6 (18.75%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (12.50%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (12.50%) ISA Server
6 4 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 4 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
7 3 (9.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (9.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (56.25%) SCCM
2 7 (21.88%) SCOM
3 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 4 (12.50%) MIIS
4 4 (12.50%) MOM
4 4 (12.50%) WSUS
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Intune
5 3 (9.38%) SCOrch
6 2 (6.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 25 (78.13%) Microsoft
2 16 (50.00%) McAfee
3 10 (31.25%) Citrix
4 7 (21.88%) VMware
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 3 (9.38%) AppSense
6 3 (9.38%) Oracle
6 3 (9.38%) Palo Alto
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) Splunk
7 2 (6.25%) Symantec
7 2 (6.25%) Trustwave
8 1 (3.13%) Autodesk
8 1 (3.13%) BT
8 1 (3.13%) IBM