Period
to 24 February 2021

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 24 February 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Identity Manager (Microsoft FIM)
UK
6 months to
24 Feb 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 812 994 1096
Rank change year-on-year +182 +102 0
Permanent jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager 7 30 35
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.024% 0.023%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.059% 0.19% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1 27 20
Median annual salary £82,500 £32,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +153.85% -35.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £78,750 £29,250 £45,525
90th Percentile £86,250 £66,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary - £31,000 £46,000
% change year-on-year - -32.61% +2.22%

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 11,868 15,663 17,097
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.08% 12.76% 11.46%
Number of salaries quoted 9,642 12,189 13,515
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%

Forefront Identity Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager.

Salary trend for Forefront Identity Manager in the UK

Forefront Identity Manager
Top 3 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 24 February 2021. 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
Work from Home - 4 - - 1
England +189 3 £82,500 +83.33% 1
London +173 3 £82,500 +36.36% 1

For the 6 months to 24 February 2021, IT jobs citing Forefront Identity Manager also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads with a requirement for Forefront Identity Manager.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
3 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
3 5 (71.43%) Azure
3 5 (71.43%) Azure Active Directory
3 5 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
4 4 (57.14%) Thought Leadership
4 4 (57.14%) Attestation
4 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
4 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (57.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 4 (57.14%) MIIS
4 4 (57.14%) SAML
4 4 (57.14%) Internet
4 4 (57.14%) NDS
4 4 (57.14%) .NET
4 4 (57.14%) Oracle
4 4 (57.14%) LDAP
5 3 (42.86%) Cisco
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
5 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
5 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (42.86%) IaaS
5 3 (42.86%) SaaS
5 3 (42.86%) PaaS
5 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
6 2 (28.57%) F5

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 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 5 (71.43%) Azure
1 5 (71.43%) Azure Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) IaaS
2 3 (42.86%) PaaS
2 3 (42.86%) SaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 4 (57.14%) Internet
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (28.57%) DHCP
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall
3 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (14.29%) Skype
4 1 (14.29%) VPN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Consultant
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Consultant
2 4 (57.14%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Solutions Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
1 4 (57.14%) LDAP
1 4 (57.14%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) PKI
2 4 (57.14%) Public Cloud
3 1 (14.29%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
2 1 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2016
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Data Protection
2 4 (57.14%) Attestation
2 4 (57.14%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (57.14%) Thought Leadership
3 2 (28.57%) Antivirus Management
3 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
4 1 (14.29%) Critical Thinking
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Migration
4 1 (14.29%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (14.29%) Project Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Time Management
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CCNA
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
1 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
2 1 (14.29%) MCP
2 1 (14.29%) MCSE
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) NDS
2 4 (57.14%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
3 3 (42.86%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (28.57%) Terminal Services
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (28.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (57.14%) MIIS
3 2 (28.57%) MOM
3 2 (28.57%) SCOM
3 2 (28.57%) WSUS
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (14.29%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) McAfee
5 1 (14.29%) Dell