The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 426 429 446
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +17
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 15 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.070% 0.019% 0.035%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 0.30% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 14 3 8
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +50.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £45,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,250 £51,500 £54,150
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 South East region.

Systems Management Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1660 1339 1352
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 7.73% 6.33% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1284 1086 1109
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 South East

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the South East

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

FortiGate Salary Trend in the South East

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FortiGate across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the South East

FortiGate
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Berkshire - 7 £61,250 -
Hampshire - 4 £51,250 -
Oxfordshire - 4 £55,000 -
Surrey -2 3 £50,000 +5.26%
East Sussex - 2 £55,000 -
Kent - 2 £23,250 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £57,500 -
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 24 (72.73%) Cisco
3 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (54.55%) CCNP
5 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
6 14 (42.42%) F5
7 12 (36.36%) CCIE
7 12 (36.36%) OSPF
7 12 (36.36%) BGP
8 11 (33.33%) MPLS
8 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (30.30%) Network Security
9 10 (30.30%) Wireless
10 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
10 9 (27.27%) ProxySG
10 9 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
10 9 (27.27%) IPv4
10 9 (27.27%) IPv6
10 9 (27.27%) CCIP
10 9 (27.27%) Windows
11 7 (21.21%) CCDP
11 7 (21.21%) VPN
11 7 (21.21%) VoIP
11 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
11 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
12 6 (18.18%) Migration
12 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 6 (18.18%) HP
12 6 (18.18%) CISSP
12 6 (18.18%) BMC

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT jobs across the South East 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 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) LiveCycle
1 3 (9.09%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.03%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (6.06%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (90.91%) Firewall
2 15 (45.45%) Cisco ASA
3 12 (36.36%) OSPF
3 12 (36.36%) BGP
4 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (33.33%) MPLS
5 10 (30.30%) Network Security
5 10 (30.30%) Wireless
6 9 (27.27%) Cisco PIX
6 9 (27.27%) IPv4
6 9 (27.27%) IPv6
7 7 (21.21%) VPN
7 7 (21.21%) VoIP
8 5 (15.15%) BIG-IP
9 4 (12.12%) Broadband
9 4 (12.12%) Multicast
10 3 (9.09%) SNMP
10 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
10 3 (9.09%) DNS
10 3 (9.09%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (21.21%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
2 1 (3.03%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 8 (24.24%) Analyst
3 7 (21.21%) Consultant
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Network Architect
4 6 (18.18%) Team Leader
4 6 (18.18%) Network Team Leader
5 5 (15.15%) IP Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Security Analyst
6 4 (12.12%) Network Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Network Security Engineer
6 4 (12.12%) Security Consultant
6 4 (12.12%) Network Analyst
7 3 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Network Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (9.09%) IT Assistant
7 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 3 (9.09%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) IPTV
2 3 (9.09%) Statistics
2 3 (9.09%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) CESG
3 2 (6.06%) Client/Server
3 2 (6.06%) iPhone
3 2 (6.06%) iPad
3 2 (6.06%) Smartphone
4 1 (3.03%) GIS
4 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (27.27%) Windows
2 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Linux
4 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (9.09%) AIX
4 3 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 3 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.03%) CentOS
5 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.18%) Migration
1 6 (18.18%) Network Management
1 6 (18.18%) SIEM
2 4 (12.12%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
2 4 (12.12%) Project Management
3 3 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (9.09%) Information Security
3 3 (9.09%) Security Architecture
3 3 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.09%) Deep Packet Inspection
4 2 (6.06%) Capacity Management
4 2 (6.06%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.06%) Security Management
4 2 (6.06%) Validation
5 1 (3.03%) Document Management
5 1 (3.03%) Web Development
5 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.03%) Product Management
5 1 (3.03%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.12%) VB
2 3 (9.09%) Perl
2 3 (9.09%) VBScript
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) SQL
4 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNP
3 12 (36.36%) CCIE
4 9 (27.27%) CCIP
5 7 (21.21%) CCDP
6 6 (18.18%) CISSP
7 4 (12.12%) CCNA
8 3 (9.09%) CCSA
8 3 (9.09%) CCSE
8 3 (9.09%) SC Cleared
8 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
9 1 (3.03%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (27.27%) ProxySG
2 6 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 3 (9.09%) vSphere
4 1 (3.03%) Terminal Server
4 1 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (3.03%) DameWare
Vendors
1 24 (72.73%) Cisco
2 14 (42.42%) F5
3 9 (27.27%) Blue Coat
4 6 (18.18%) HP
4 6 (18.18%) BMC
4 6 (18.18%) SevOne
5 5 (15.15%) Juniper
5 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
6 4 (12.12%) VMware
6 4 (12.12%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.09%) Adobe
7 3 (9.09%) Sourcefire
7 3 (9.09%) McAfee
8 2 (6.06%) Huawei
8 2 (6.06%) SAP
8 2 (6.06%) Apple
8 2 (6.06%) Draytek
8 2 (6.06%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.03%) Trend Micro