The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 575 595 567
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -28
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 63 54 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.099% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.14% 1.18% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 27 29
Median daily rate £400 £400 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.06% +8.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £350 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £452 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £370 £375
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -65.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £13.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5513 4560 5050
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.83% 8.34% 8.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 3527 2790 3118
Median daily rate £475 £430 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.46% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 162 171
Median hourly rate £18.25 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.38% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.60 £40.10 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -26.70%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing FortiGate within the UK.

FortiGate Daily Rate Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016.

FortiGate Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate within the UK.

FortiGate Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +16 56 £450 +12.50% 9
London 0 27 £325 -18.75% 4
South East +8 7 £375 -16.66% 4
North West +5 6 £525 +133.33%
Manchester +10 5 £525 -
West Midlands -23 5 £540 +44.00%
Buckinghamshire - 5 £350 - 1
Milton Keynes - 5 £350 - 1
West Yorkshire +15 4 £475 +11.76%
Leeds +14 4 £475 +11.76%
Yorkshire +10 4 £475 +11.76%
Coventry - 4 £540 -
Scotland +3 3 - -
North East - 3 £280 -
Tyne and Wear - 3 £280 -
Croydon - 3 - -
Edinburgh +17 2 - -
East of England - 2 £525 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £280 -
City of London 0 1 - - 3
Berkshire -2 1 £401 -13.40% 2
Surrey - 1 - - 1
West Wales - 1 - -
Sunderland - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £400 -
Luton - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 £275 -
Hemel Hempstead - 1 £525 -
Livingston - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £275 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 114 (89.76%) Firewall
2 108 (85.04%) Cisco
3 78 (61.42%) CheckPoint
4 68 (53.54%) Cisco Certification
5 61 (48.03%) Wireless
5 61 (48.03%) LAN
6 60 (47.24%) Network Security
7 59 (46.46%) CCNP
8 55 (43.31%) Cisco ASA
9 51 (40.16%) Fortinet
10 48 (37.80%) Juniper
11 42 (33.07%) WAN
12 39 (30.71%) VPN
13 31 (24.41%) Security Cleared
14 30 (23.62%) CCNA
15 29 (22.83%) CCIE
16 28 (22.05%) Palo Alto
17 27 (21.26%) SC Cleared
18 26 (20.47%) F5
19 25 (19.69%) Cisco Nexus
20 24 (18.90%) Aruba
20 24 (18.90%) Wi-Fi
21 23 (18.11%) Data Centre
22 21 (16.54%) MPLS
22 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
22 21 (16.54%) VoIP
23 20 (15.75%) OSPF
23 20 (15.75%) Finance
24 18 (14.17%) DNS
25 17 (13.39%) IPsec

FortiGate
Top Related 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 4 (3.15%) Confluence
2 2 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (1.57%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (0.79%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.57%) MS Office
2 1 (0.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (3.15%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.79%) Amazon S3
3 1 (0.79%) AWS CloudTrail
3 1 (0.79%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (0.79%) Office 365
3 1 (0.79%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 114 (89.76%) Firewall
2 61 (48.03%) LAN
2 61 (48.03%) Wireless
3 60 (47.24%) Network Security
4 55 (43.31%) Cisco ASA
5 42 (33.07%) WAN
6 39 (30.71%) VPN
7 25 (19.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 24 (18.90%) Wi-Fi
9 21 (16.54%) MPLS
9 21 (16.54%) VoIP
10 20 (15.75%) OSPF
11 18 (14.17%) DNS
12 17 (13.39%) IPsec
13 15 (11.81%) TCP/IP
14 14 (11.02%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (11.02%) VLAN
14 14 (11.02%) WLAN
15 13 (10.24%) BGP
16 12 (9.45%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database
1 4 (3.15%) Oracle Database 11g
1 4 (3.15%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (0.79%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (3.15%) Git (software)
1 4 (3.15%) Jenkins
1 4 (3.15%) JIRA
1 4 (3.15%) Sonatype Nexus
1 4 (3.15%) Vagrant
General
1 20 (15.75%) Finance
2 8 (6.30%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.57%) Law
3 2 (1.57%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.79%) Banking
4 1 (0.79%) Billing
4 1 (0.79%) Brand Awareness
4 1 (0.79%) Electronics
4 1 (0.79%) Legal
4 1 (0.79%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 62 (48.82%) Network Engineer
2 20 (15.75%) Security Engineer
3 19 (14.96%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 17 (13.39%) Architect
4 17 (13.39%) Cisco Engineer
5 16 (12.60%) Network Architect
6 15 (11.81%) Network Security Engineer
7 14 (11.02%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 13 (10.24%) Firewall Engineer
9 9 (7.09%) Consultant
10 8 (6.30%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Network Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Network Support
11 7 (5.51%) Network Support Engineer
11 7 (5.51%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Senior Network Analyst
11 7 (5.51%) Support Engineer
12 6 (4.72%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (12.60%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.15%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (18.11%) Data Centre
2 13 (10.24%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 11 (8.66%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.15%) Clustering
5 3 (2.36%) Replication
6 2 (1.57%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.57%) PKI
6 2 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.79%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.79%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.79%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.79%) Social Media
7 1 (0.79%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.09%) Windows
2 8 (6.30%) Linux
3 5 (3.94%) Windows Server
4 4 (3.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.79%) CentOS
6 1 (0.79%) Mandriva Linux
6 1 (0.79%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.79%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.79%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.79%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.24%) ITIL
2 11 (8.66%) Migration
3 9 (7.09%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (5.51%) Load Balancing
4 7 (5.51%) Network Architecture
5 6 (4.72%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (4.72%) ITIL V3
5 6 (4.72%) Network Design
5 6 (4.72%) Service Management
6 4 (3.15%) Coaching
6 4 (3.15%) Configuration Management
6 4 (3.15%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (3.15%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (3.15%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (3.15%) DevOps
6 4 (3.15%) Scrum
6 4 (3.15%) SIEM
7 3 (2.36%) Change Management
7 3 (2.36%) Network Management
8 2 (1.57%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.15%) SQL
2 3 (2.36%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 68 (53.54%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (46.46%) CCNP
3 31 (24.41%) Security Cleared
4 30 (23.62%) CCNA
5 29 (22.83%) CCIE
6 27 (21.26%) SC Cleared
7 14 (11.02%) CCSE
8 12 (9.45%) JNCIS
9 11 (8.66%) CCSA
10 10 (7.87%) JNCIP
11 7 (5.51%) CCDP
12 5 (3.94%) CISSP
13 3 (2.36%) CCDA
13 3 (2.36%) CCDE
13 3 (2.36%) Degree
14 2 (1.57%) CCIP
14 2 (1.57%) HP ASE
14 2 (1.57%) HP MASE
14 2 (1.57%) JNCIA
14 2 (1.57%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.15%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.36%) SLA
3 1 (0.79%) COBIT
3 1 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (7.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (6.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (3.94%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (3.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (3.15%) vCloud
4 4 (3.15%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (2.36%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.57%) iptables
6 2 (1.57%) XenApp
7 1 (0.79%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.79%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.79%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (3.15%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (3.15%) Puppet
1 4 (3.15%) ZABBIX
2 2 (1.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (1.57%) WSUS
3 1 (0.79%) AppDNA
3 1 (0.79%) Cacti
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CME
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (0.79%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.79%) SCCM
3 1 (0.79%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.79%) vMotion
3 1 (0.79%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.79%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 108 (85.04%) Cisco
2 78 (61.42%) CheckPoint
3 51 (40.16%) Fortinet
4 48 (37.80%) Juniper
5 28 (22.05%) Palo Alto
6 26 (20.47%) F5
7 24 (18.90%) Aruba
8 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
9 17 (13.39%) Blue Coat
10 14 (11.02%) VMware
11 8 (6.30%) Intel Security
12 7 (5.51%) HP
13 6 (4.72%) Riverbed
13 6 (4.72%) SolarWinds
14 4 (3.15%) AlgoSec
14 4 (3.15%) Atlassian
14 4 (3.15%) Citrix
14 4 (3.15%) Meraki
14 4 (3.15%) Oracle
14 4 (3.15%) Tufin
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
SAI Global
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum (Pro Rata)
Posted: 18 days ago