The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 253 240 276
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +36
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 14 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.18% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.09% 2.56% 2.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 9
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
FortiGate
England

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

Systems Management Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
453 313 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.70% 4.57% 5.10%
Number of salaries quoted 329 213 368
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

FortiGate Salary Trend in the East of England

FortiGate
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the East of England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
Hertfordshire - 9 £40,000 -
Cambridgeshire -13 5 - -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Firewall
3 14 (60.87%) HP
4 13 (56.52%) Juniper
4 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
4 13 (56.52%) F5
4 13 (56.52%) Junos
5 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (47.83%) VMware
6 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (43.48%) OSPF
6 10 (43.48%) BGP
7 9 (39.13%) FirePass
7 9 (39.13%) Network Security
7 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
7 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
7 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
7 9 (39.13%) WAN
8 7 (30.43%) DHCP
8 7 (30.43%) DNS
9 6 (26.09%) CCNP
9 6 (26.09%) vSphere
9 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
10 5 (21.74%) Citrix
10 5 (21.74%) MPLS
11 4 (17.39%) Finance
11 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
11 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
11 4 (17.39%) CCNA

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 3 (13.04%) IIS
1 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 13 (56.52%) Junos
3 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (43.48%) OSPF
4 10 (43.48%) BGP
5 9 (39.13%) FirePass
5 9 (39.13%) Network Security
5 9 (39.13%) WAN
6 7 (30.43%) DHCP
6 7 (30.43%) DNS
7 5 (21.74%) MPLS
8 4 (17.39%) IPv6
8 4 (17.39%) Ethernet
8 4 (17.39%) SNMP
8 4 (17.39%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 4 (17.39%) IP Telephony
8 4 (17.39%) BIG-IP
8 4 (17.39%) VLAN
9 3 (13.04%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
General
1 4 (17.39%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (39.13%) Security Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Consultant
4 5 (21.74%) Network Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Architect
5 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Technical Administrator
5 3 (13.04%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
2 4 (17.39%) Network Management
2 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
2 4 (17.39%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (17.39%) Asset Management
3 3 (13.04%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.35%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) Python
2 1 (4.35%) Tcl
2 1 (4.35%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (39.13%) SC Cleared
2 9 (39.13%) Security Cleared
3 6 (26.09%) CCNP
4 4 (17.39%) CCNA
4 4 (17.39%) JNCIE
4 4 (17.39%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (26.09%) vSphere
3 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.35%) Xen
4 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) HP
3 13 (56.52%) Juniper
3 13 (56.52%) Fortinet
3 13 (56.52%) F5
4 11 (47.83%) VMware
5 9 (39.13%) CheckPoint
6 5 (21.74%) Citrix
7 4 (17.39%) Sourcefire
7 4 (17.39%) Polycom
7 4 (17.39%) Aruba
8 3 (13.04%) Dell
8 3 (13.04%) Microsoft
9 1 (4.35%) Oracle
9 1 (4.35%) IBM
9 1 (4.35%) EMC