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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 257 222 253
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +31
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 2 14 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.20% 0.014%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 4.11% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 12 1
Average salary £28,750 £47,500 £21,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.47% +120.93%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
332 341 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.47% 4.95% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 239 271 267
Average salary £40,000 £39,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.26% -1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £53,600 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the North West

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

FortiGate Salary Trend in the North West

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FortiGate across the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the North West

FortiGate
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the North West region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
Manchester -8 2 £28,750 -36.11%
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) SecurID
2 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
2 6 (75.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Juniper
2 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (75.00%) Junos
2 6 (75.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
3 2 (25.00%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (25.00%) Veeam

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) VPN
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Junos
2 6 (75.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (75.00%) Telecoms
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Network Security Engineer
1 6 (75.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) Administrator
2 1 (12.50%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Windows
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Cisco
1 6 (75.00%) Juniper
1 6 (75.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (75.00%) Fortinet
1 6 (75.00%) Fujitsu
2 2 (25.00%) Veeam
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Red Hat