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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 120 - 133
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 12 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% - 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.88% - 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 8 0 1
Average salary £66,250 - £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
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
246 248 152
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.06% 10.94% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 159 191 113
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £50,000 £63,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.10%

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 17 September 2014, 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
2 12 (70.59%) BIG-IP
3 11 (64.71%) Blue Coat
3 11 (64.71%) ProxySG
4 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
5 9 (52.94%) Broadband
5 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
5 9 (52.94%) CISSP
5 9 (52.94%) Internet
5 9 (52.94%) CCSA
5 9 (52.94%) CCSE
5 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
5 9 (52.94%) Network Security
5 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 9 (52.94%) Deep Packet Inspection
6 8 (47.06%) MPLS
6 8 (47.06%) OSPF
6 8 (47.06%) BGP
6 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (29.41%) IPv4
7 5 (29.41%) IPv6
7 5 (29.41%) CCIE
7 5 (29.41%) CCIP
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
7 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 17 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (70.59%) BIG-IP
3 9 (52.94%) Network Security
3 9 (52.94%) Broadband
3 9 (52.94%) TCP/IP
3 9 (52.94%) Internet
3 9 (52.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 8 (47.06%) Cisco Nexus
4 8 (47.06%) MPLS
4 8 (47.06%) OSPF
4 8 (47.06%) BGP
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco PIX
5 5 (29.41%) IPv4
5 5 (29.41%) IPv6
6 3 (17.65%) FWSM
6 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 3 (17.65%) VoIP
6 3 (17.65%) SNMP
6 3 (17.65%) IPsec
General
1 10 (58.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Security Engineer
1 12 (70.59%) IP Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Team Leader
2 5 (29.41%) Network Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Security Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior IP Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Design Engineer
3 3 (17.65%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 2 (11.76%) Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Deep Packet Inspection
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Network Management
2 3 (17.65%) Validation
2 3 (17.65%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) SIEM
3 2 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 17 (100.00%) CCNP
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (52.94%) CCSA
2 9 (52.94%) CCSE
2 9 (52.94%) CISSP
3 5 (29.41%) CCIE
3 5 (29.41%) CCIP
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
1 17 (100.00%) F5
2 12 (70.59%) CheckPoint
3 11 (64.71%) Blue Coat
4 3 (17.65%) Huawei
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
5 2 (11.76%) BMC
5 2 (11.76%) SevOne