The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 139 131 137
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +6
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 1 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.043% 0.091% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.76% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -30.40%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -
FortiGate
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
196 264 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.52% 12.01% 8.34%
Number of salaries quoted 129 191 102
Average salary £51,000 £47,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.51% -1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,750 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,250 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -2.94%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

FortiGate
Salary Trend in Reading

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

FortiGate Salary Trend in Reading

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) CCIE
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
3 5 (55.56%) CCIP
3 5 (55.56%) IPv4
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 5 (55.56%) F5
3 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (44.44%) SevOne
4 4 (44.44%) Migration
4 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 4 (44.44%) ProxySG
4 4 (44.44%) SIEM
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) BMC
5 3 (33.33%) CCDP
5 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 3 (33.33%) CESG
5 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 3 (33.33%) Sourcefire

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Cisco ASA
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 5 (55.56%) IPv4
3 5 (55.56%) IPv6
3 5 (55.56%) MPLS
3 5 (55.56%) OSPF
3 5 (55.56%) BGP
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) VPN
4 4 (44.44%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security
5 1 (11.11%) SSL
5 1 (11.11%) IPsec
5 1 (11.11%) NetScreen
General
1 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Architect
2 4 (44.44%) Network Architect
3 3 (33.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Network Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Sales Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Team Leader
4 2 (22.22%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
1 4 (44.44%) SIEM
1 4 (44.44%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (22.22%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) Network Security Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (88.89%) CCIE
2 8 (88.89%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) CCIP
4 3 (33.33%) CCDP
4 3 (33.33%) CISSP
5 1 (11.11%) JNCIS
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) F5
3 4 (44.44%) BMC
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
3 4 (44.44%) SevOne
4 3 (33.33%) Sourcefire
4 3 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (11.11%) ScanSafe
5 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 1 (11.11%) Juniper