The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 1 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Fortinet, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 114 104 109
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +5
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 4 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.22% 0.24% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.46% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 5
Average salary £65,000 - £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -7.77%
Fortinet
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
832 869 984
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.33% 51.63% 57.24%
Number of salaries quoted 692 745 805
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Fortinet
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Fortinet Salary Trend in Birmingham

Fortinet
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fortinet across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 1 April 2015.

Fortinet Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fortinet 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 Fortinet.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) Firewall
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
4 10 (71.43%) Network Security
5 8 (57.14%) Juniper
5 8 (57.14%) CCSE
6 7 (50.00%) CCNA
7 6 (42.86%) WAN
7 6 (42.86%) CCSA
7 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
7 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
7 6 (42.86%) JNCIA
7 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
8 5 (35.71%) CCNP
9 4 (28.57%) LAN
9 4 (28.57%) DHCP
9 4 (28.57%) DNS
9 4 (28.57%) CCIE
9 4 (28.57%) OSPF
9 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
10 3 (21.43%) BGP
10 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
10 3 (21.43%) F5
10 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
11 2 (14.29%) ITIL
11 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
11 2 (14.29%) RIP

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 April 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Fortinet 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 Fortinet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco ASA
3 10 (71.43%) Network Security
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) WAN
4 6 (42.86%) Intrusion Detection
5 4 (28.57%) OSPF
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) LAN
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
7 2 (14.29%) IGRP
7 2 (14.29%) Wireshark
7 2 (14.29%) SSL
7 2 (14.29%) RIP
7 2 (14.29%) Wireless
7 2 (14.29%) FWSM
8 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
8 1 (7.14%) PABX
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (42.86%) Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Network Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Sales Consultant
3 4 (28.57%) Security Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Pre Sales Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Support
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (7.14%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Network Architecture
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
2 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
2 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) B2B
3 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
3 1 (7.14%) Project Management
3 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.14%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCSE
3 7 (50.00%) CCNA
4 6 (42.86%) JNCIA
4 6 (42.86%) JNCIS
4 6 (42.86%) CCSA
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
6 4 (28.57%) CCIE
7 2 (14.29%) CCDP
7 2 (14.29%) CISSP
7 2 (14.29%) JNCIP
8 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CheckPoint
3 8 (57.14%) Juniper
4 6 (42.86%) Blue Coat
5 4 (28.57%) Sourcefire
6 3 (21.43%) F5
7 1 (7.14%) Citrix
7 1 (7.14%) Brocade