The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 186 212 220
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +8
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 21 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.42% 0.054% 0.019%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.99% 0.64% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Average salary £37,500 £43,750 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
FortiGate
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Systems Management Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
421 466 430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.49% 8.46% 8.10%
Number of salaries quoted 288 302 289
Average salary £50,000 £43,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.27% -9.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+9.87% -4.70%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

FortiGate
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate across the Berkshire region.

FortiGate Salary Trend in Berkshire

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FortiGate across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in Berkshire

FortiGate
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +7 13 £32,500 -
Bracknell - 1 £42,500 -
FortiGate
South East

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate.

1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Network Security
3 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
4 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 16 (66.67%) F5
4 16 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (66.67%) BIG-IP
5 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (54.17%) CCNP
7 12 (50.00%) Broadband
7 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
8 11 (45.83%) CCSE
8 11 (45.83%) CISSP
8 11 (45.83%) DNS
8 11 (45.83%) CCSA
9 10 (41.67%) 3G
10 9 (37.50%) OSPF
10 9 (37.50%) BGP
10 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (37.50%) RIP
10 9 (37.50%) SMTP
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
11 8 (33.33%) Internet
11 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
12 7 (29.17%) ProxySG
12 7 (29.17%) VRRP
12 7 (29.17%) SNMP
12 7 (29.17%) HTTPS

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing FortiGate also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited FortiGate. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) Lync
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 19 (79.17%) Network Security
3 17 (70.83%) TCP/IP
4 16 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 16 (66.67%) BIG-IP
5 12 (50.00%) Broadband
6 11 (45.83%) DNS
7 10 (41.67%) 3G
8 9 (37.50%) OSPF
8 9 (37.50%) BGP
8 9 (37.50%) RIP
8 9 (37.50%) SMTP
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 9 (37.50%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (33.33%) Internet
10 7 (29.17%) VRRP
10 7 (29.17%) SNMP
10 7 (29.17%) HTTPS
10 7 (29.17%) HTTP
10 7 (29.17%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (12.50%) Retail
2 3 (12.50%) Billing
3 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (4.17%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Security Engineer
2 14 (58.33%) Network Engineer
3 13 (54.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) IP Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.17%) IP Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (29.17%) Smartphone
2 3 (12.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (12.50%) UNIX
4 2 (8.33%) Linux
4 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (12.50%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 3 (12.50%) DDoS Mitigation
2 3 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 3 (12.50%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Network Design
3 2 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (8.33%) Network Management
4 1 (4.17%) Product Management
4 1 (4.17%) Load Balancing
4 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
4 1 (4.17%) Network Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Perl
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
1 2 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (54.17%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) CCSE
3 11 (45.83%) CISSP
3 11 (45.83%) CCSA
4 2 (8.33%) CCNA
5 1 (4.17%) JNCIS
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) ProxySG
2 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) Nagios
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 16 (66.67%) F5
3 8 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 4 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (8.33%) EMC
5 2 (8.33%) Juniper
5 2 (8.33%) ScanSafe
6 1 (4.17%) Fortinet
6 1 (4.17%) CA
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft