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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 222 221 219
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -2
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 2 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.037% 0.037% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.44% 0.42% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -30.40%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
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
458 481 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 8.52% 8.97% 7.77%
Number of salaries quoted 340 337 221
Average salary £48,250 £45,000 £48,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.22% -7.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £33,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

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
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 5 March 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 -8 1 £45,000 +3.44%
Slough - 1 £50,000 -
FortiGate
South East

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 11 (91.67%) Cisco
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (75.00%) CCIE
4 8 (66.67%) F5
5 7 (58.33%) OSPF
5 7 (58.33%) BGP
6 6 (50.00%) MPLS
6 6 (50.00%) CCIP
6 6 (50.00%) IPv4
6 6 (50.00%) IPv6
6 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
6 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 6 (50.00%) ProxySG
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
6 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (41.67%) SevOne
7 5 (41.67%) SIEM
7 5 (41.67%) Migration
7 5 (41.67%) Wireless
7 5 (41.67%) BMC
8 4 (33.33%) CISSP
8 4 (33.33%) VPN
8 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
8 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
9 3 (25.00%) Network Security
9 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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.

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (91.67%) Firewall
2 10 (83.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (58.33%) OSPF
3 7 (58.33%) BGP
4 6 (50.00%) MPLS
4 6 (50.00%) IPv4
4 6 (50.00%) IPv6
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco PIX
4 6 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (41.67%) Wireless
6 4 (33.33%) VPN
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
8 2 (16.67%) BIG-IP
8 2 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (8.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (8.33%) FWSM
9 1 (8.33%) Radio Access Network
9 1 (8.33%) 4G
9 1 (8.33%) Wireshark
9 1 (8.33%) NetScreen
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (8.33%) Retail
2 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Consultant
2 5 (41.67%) Network Architect
2 5 (41.67%) Architect
3 3 (25.00%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Team Leader
3 3 (25.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 3 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 3 (25.00%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) IP Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) SIEM
1 5 (41.67%) Migration
2 4 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 1 (8.33%) Performance Management
4 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 1 (8.33%) Network Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
Qualifications
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (83.33%) CCNP
3 9 (75.00%) CCIE
4 6 (50.00%) CCIP
5 4 (33.33%) CISSP
6 3 (25.00%) CCDP
7 1 (8.33%) VCP4
7 1 (8.33%) CCSE
7 1 (8.33%) CCSA
7 1 (8.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (8.33%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 11 (91.67%) Cisco
2 8 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (50.00%) Blue Coat
4 5 (41.67%) SevOne
4 5 (41.67%) BMC
5 4 (33.33%) Fortinet
6 3 (25.00%) Sourcefire
7 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
8 1 (8.33%) ScanSafe
8 1 (8.33%) CA
8 1 (8.33%) Juniper
8 1 (8.33%) Microsoft