Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Microsoft Forefront Threat Management Gateway (Forefront TMG)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 321 332 294
Rank change year-on-year +11 -38 +31
Permanent jobs citing Forefront TMG 2 7 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.020% 0.061% 0.27%
As % of the System Software category 0.17% 0.54% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 2 7 29
West Midlands median annual salary £31,000 £37,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.33% -9.64% +18.57%
10th Percentile £29,000 £36,250 £31,850
90th Percentile £33,000 £52,750 £52,500
England median annual salary £43,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -14.00% +11.11% -10.00%

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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 1165 1304 1027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 11.42% 11.44% 9.46%
Number of salaries quoted 927 1000 855
West Midlands median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -1.41%
10th Percentile £22,500 £21,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £57,500 £55,050 £62,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -

Forefront TMG
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Forefront TMG as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Forefront TMG in the West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Forefront TMG in the West Midlands

Forefront TMG
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Forefront TMG within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 21 November 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
Wolverhampton - 2 £31,000 -
Forefront TMG
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Forefront TMG.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers

Forefront TMG
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DMZ
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 2 (100.00%) Virtual Servers
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) Intel
1 2 (100.00%) McAfee
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware