The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
UK
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 900 924
Rank change year-on-year +82 +24  
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 34 50 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.040% 0.048% 0.042%
As % of the System Software category 0.33% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 40 32
Median salary £40,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,800 £42,250 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £65,000 £69,900
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  

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 with a requirement for system software skills.

System Software Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 10313 12839 13478
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 12.06% 12.28% 12.52%
Number of salaries quoted 8611 10851 11153
Median salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.19% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £38,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - +1.33%  

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in the UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Forefront TMG over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Forefront TMG in the UK

Forefront TMG
Top 17 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the UK over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +62 34 £40,000 -20.00% 4
South East +59 11 £40,000 -11.11% 2
West Midlands +35 9 £45,000 +5.88% 1
Birmingham +24 8 £45,000 - 1
London +49 7 £35,000 -33.33% 1
Oxford - 6 £40,000 -
Oxfordshire - 6 £40,000 -
East of England +37 5 - -
Hertfordshire +20 5 - -
Hemel Hempstead +6 5 - -
Surrey +49 3 £60,000 -7.69%
Guildford +30 2 £60,000 -11.11%
South West +29 2 £23,500 -63.84%
Devon -4 2 £23,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 2
Buckinghamshire - 2 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £31,000 -

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 80 (94.12%) Cisco
2 66 (77.65%) Active Directory
3 65 (76.47%) Firewall
4 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
5 54 (63.53%) Windows
6 52 (61.18%) VMware
6 52 (61.18%) VMware Infrastructure
7 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
7 49 (57.65%) Windows Server
8 44 (51.76%) HP
9 40 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
10 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
10 38 (44.71%) MS Exchange
11 37 (43.53%) SQL
12 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2003
13 35 (41.18%) Citrix
13 35 (41.18%) vSphere
14 34 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (38.82%) ISA Server
16 31 (36.47%) SAN
16 31 (36.47%) Dell
16 31 (36.47%) ITIL
17 29 (34.12%) F5
18 25 (29.41%) PowerShell
19 24 (28.24%) DHCP
19 24 (28.24%) DNS
20 23 (27.06%) Skype for Business
21 22 (25.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
21 22 (25.88%) VPN
22 21 (24.71%) SQL Server

Forefront TMG
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 38 (44.71%) MS Exchange
2 23 (27.06%) Skype for Business
3 19 (22.35%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (12.94%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (9.41%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (5.88%) IIS
7 4 (4.71%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.35%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (1.18%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 13 (15.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 14 (16.47%) Microsoft Azure
1 14 (16.47%) Office 365
2 12 (14.12%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (76.47%) Firewall
2 40 (47.06%) Cisco ASA
3 31 (36.47%) SAN
4 24 (28.24%) DHCP
4 24 (28.24%) DNS
5 22 (25.88%) VPN
6 17 (20.00%) IPv4
7 14 (16.47%) BGP
7 14 (16.47%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 14 (16.47%) Fibre Channel
7 14 (16.47%) OSPF
8 13 (15.29%) TCP/IP
9 12 (14.12%) iSCSI
9 12 (14.12%) Skype
10 11 (12.94%) IPsec
11 9 (10.59%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (8.24%) Cisco IOS
12 7 (8.24%) Cisco PIX
13 4 (4.71%) Cisco Wireless
13 4 (4.71%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (24.71%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.71%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (2.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (8.24%) Back Office
2 5 (5.88%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.18%) Finance
3 1 (1.18%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 28 (32.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (28.24%) Analyst
3 19 (22.35%) Network Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) Cisco Analyst
4 15 (17.65%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 13 (15.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Consultant
6 8 (9.41%) Installations Engineer
6 8 (9.41%) Technical Specialist
6 8 (9.41%) VMware Specialist
7 6 (7.06%) Technical Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) IT Consultant
8 5 (5.88%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Project Engineer
9 4 (4.71%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
10 3 (3.53%) IT Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (3.53%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 15 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 10 (11.76%) Driving Licence
2 10 (11.76%) HP StoreVirtual
3 9 (10.59%) Blackberry
4 8 (9.41%) PKI
4 8 (9.41%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 6 (7.06%) Clustering
6 5 (5.88%) Private Cloud
7 4 (4.71%) Management Information System
8 3 (3.53%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.53%) Fat Client
8 3 (3.53%) Thin Client
9 2 (2.35%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.18%) iPad
10 1 (1.18%) iPhone
10 1 (1.18%) SCADA
10 1 (1.18%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 54 (63.53%) Windows
2 49 (57.65%) Windows Server
3 38 (44.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 36 (42.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 34 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (17.65%) Linux
7 9 (10.59%) Windows 2000
8 8 (9.41%) VMS
8 8 (9.41%) Windows NT
9 7 (8.24%) Solaris
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 10
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 7
10 2 (2.35%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.35%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.18%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (36.47%) ITIL
2 22 (25.88%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 12 (14.12%) Migration
4 10 (11.76%) Load Balancing
4 10 (11.76%) Performance Tuning
4 10 (11.76%) PRINCE2
5 8 (9.41%) ITIL V3
5 8 (9.41%) Network Load Balancing
6 7 (8.24%) Server Virtualisation
7 6 (7.06%) Business Development
7 6 (7.06%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.88%) Project Management
8 5 (5.88%) Service Delivery
9 4 (4.71%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.71%) Network Monitoring
9 4 (4.71%) Risk Analysis
9 4 (4.71%) Statistical Analysis
10 2 (2.35%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.35%) Incident Management
10 2 (2.35%) Mathematics
Programming Languages
1 37 (43.53%) SQL
2 25 (29.41%) PowerShell
3 19 (22.35%) VB
4 10 (11.76%) VBScript
5 2 (2.35%) VBA
6 1 (1.18%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.18%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 18 (21.18%) CCNA
1 18 (21.18%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (18.82%) Degree
2 16 (18.82%) Security Cleared
3 15 (17.65%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (16.47%) MCSE
5 10 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 9 (10.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (9.41%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (7.06%) DV Cleared
9 3 (3.53%) MCSA
10 1 (1.18%) CCNP
10 1 (1.18%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.06%) SLA
2 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.18%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.18%) ISO27002
System Software
1 66 (77.65%) Active Directory
2 52 (61.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 49 (57.65%) Hyper-V
4 35 (41.18%) vSphere
5 33 (38.82%) ISA Server
6 21 (24.71%) UAG
7 20 (23.53%) XenApp
8 19 (22.35%) XenDesktop
9 16 (18.82%) Terminal Services
10 11 (12.94%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (9.41%) NFS
11 8 (9.41%) vCloud
11 8 (9.41%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 8 (9.41%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (9.41%) VMware ESX
11 8 (9.41%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (8.24%) VMware Workstation
13 2 (2.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 11 (12.94%) SCOM
2 9 (10.59%) WMI
3 8 (9.41%) McAfee ePO
3 8 (9.41%) Microsoft Clustering
3 8 (9.41%) vMotion
3 8 (9.41%) WSUS
4 7 (8.24%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 7 (8.24%) MOM
5 6 (7.06%) NetBackup
6 4 (4.71%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (4.71%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (3.53%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.35%) Malwarebytes
9 1 (1.18%) NetVault Backup
Vendors
1 80 (94.12%) Cisco
2 60 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 52 (61.18%) VMware
4 44 (51.76%) HP
5 35 (41.18%) Citrix
6 31 (36.47%) Dell
7 29 (34.12%) F5
8 18 (21.18%) CheckPoint
9 17 (20.00%) SonicWALL
10 16 (18.82%) NetApp
11 15 (17.65%) Intel Security
12 8 (9.41%) Veritas
13 7 (8.24%) Forcepoint
14 5 (5.88%) Sophos
15 4 (4.71%) 3PAR
15 4 (4.71%) SolarWinds
16 3 (3.53%) Qualys
16 3 (3.53%) Tripwire
17 2 (2.35%) AppSense
17 2 (2.35%) arcserve
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