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 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 246 244 241
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 3 8 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.047% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.09% 2.37% 2.67%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 8
Average salary £50,000 £28,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+73.91% -42.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +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
275 337 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.28% 4.78% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 203 267 252
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,100
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.95% -1.17%

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
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 29 June 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
Manchester +2 2 £50,000 +73.91%
Cheshire -5 1 £42,500 -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
2 3 (60.00%) CCNP
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) BGP
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) ICMP
2 3 (60.00%) VRRP
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) Wireless
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) SMTP
2 3 (60.00%) FTP
2 3 (60.00%) RIP
2 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 3 (60.00%) SSL
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
2 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, 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 (40.00%) SharePoint
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
1 3 (60.00%) SMTP
1 3 (60.00%) FTP
1 3 (60.00%) RIP
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) SSL
1 3 (60.00%) SAN
1 3 (60.00%) OSPF
1 3 (60.00%) BGP
1 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
1 3 (60.00%) ICMP
1 3 (60.00%) VRRP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) Wireless
1 3 (60.00%) Wireshark
1 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (60.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Network Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Migration
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (40.00%) Line Management
2 2 (40.00%) Software Licensing
2 2 (40.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (40.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) CCNP
1 3 (60.00%) CCNA
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) SonicWALL
2 3 (60.00%) Meru Networks
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) HP
2 3 (60.00%) Dell
3 2 (40.00%) Avaya
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) Apple
3 2 (40.00%) VMware