The first table below looks at the demand for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 118 116 105
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 2 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.11% 0.50% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.04% 4.83% 5.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 5
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +10.42%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
98 207 89
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.17% 10.30% 5.24%
Number of salaries quoted 94 187 79
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,200 £32,125
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +3.65%
FortiGate
West Midlands

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

FortiGate
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

FortiGate Salary Trend in Birmingham

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (40.00%) Symantec
4 4 (40.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) CCSP
4 4 (40.00%) CSS
4 4 (40.00%) Linux
4 4 (40.00%) VPN
4 4 (40.00%) CISSP
4 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
4 4 (40.00%) CCSE
4 4 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
4 4 (40.00%) CEH
4 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 4 (40.00%) Network Security
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (40.00%) SIEM
4 4 (40.00%) FWSM
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Fortinet
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
5 2 (20.00%) CCNA

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) OSPF
2 4 (40.00%) BGP
2 4 (40.00%) VPN
2 4 (40.00%) Network Security
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (40.00%) FWSM
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (20.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) MPLS
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Network Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) IT Security Specialist
1 4 (40.00%) IT Security Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
1 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) NOC Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 4 (40.00%) Risk Management
1 4 (40.00%) Ethical Hacking
1 4 (40.00%) Penetration Testing
1 4 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 4 (40.00%) SIEM
1 4 (40.00%) Protective Monitoring
2 1 (10.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (40.00%) CCSP
2 4 (40.00%) CISSP
2 4 (40.00%) CCSE
2 4 (40.00%) CEH
3 2 (20.00%) CCNA
Vendors
1 8 (80.00%) Cisco
1 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 4 (40.00%) Symantec
2 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (40.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Fortinet