Period
to 16 January 2021

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 6 months to 16 January 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
UK
6 months to
16 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 737 1024 1111
Rank change year-on-year +287 +87 +90
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 13 16 15
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.013% 0.010%
As % of the System Software category 0.11% 0.074% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 15
Median annual salary £70,000 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +47.37% -5.00% +61.29%
10th Percentile £47,000 £37,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £57,625 £52,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £37,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +21.62% -26.00% +61.29%

Forefront TMG is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 11,443 21,513 23,433
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.38% 17.06% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 9,605 17,800 19,270
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £29,500 £25,500 £25,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.59% - +6.25%

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in the UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in the UK

Forefront TMG
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Forefront TMG over the 6 months to 16 January 2021.

Salary histogram for Forefront TMG in the UK

Forefront TMG
Top 5 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 6 months to 16 January 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
England +285 13 £70,000 +47.37% 1
London +209 11 £70,000 +47.37%
UK excluding London +214 2 £45,000 +21.62% 1
North of England - 2 £45,000 -
North West - 2 £45,000 -

For the 6 months to 16 January 2021, IT jobs citing Forefront TMG 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 TMG.

1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 11 (84.62%) ISA Server
2 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (84.62%) Azure
2 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) IT Strategy
3 2 (15.38%) Case Management
3 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
3 2 (15.38%) VPN
3 2 (15.38%) Practice Management
3 2 (15.38%) Legal
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Firewall

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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 11 (84.62%) Azure
2 2 (15.38%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Wireless
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Architect
1 11 (84.62%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (15.38%) IT Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support
2 2 (15.38%) IT Support Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Operations Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Support Manager
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
1 11 (84.62%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Enterprise Architecture
1 11 (84.62%) IT Strategy
2 2 (15.38%) Case Management
2 2 (15.38%) Practice Management
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
1 11 (84.62%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) VMware