The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 832 892 921
Rank change year-on-year
+60 +29
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 116 50 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.11% 0.047% 0.030%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.51% 0.67% 0.44%
Number of salaries quoted 102 44 19
Average salary £50,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,950 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7681 7491 6990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.58% 7.03% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 6220 5981 5438
Average salary £50,550 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.42% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK.

FortiGate Salary Trend in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FortiGate over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 within the UK.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 3 months to 9 February 2016. 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
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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
England +88 111 £50,000 +19.04% 9
London +23 48 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Yorkshire +39 24 £50,000 +33.33% 1
South East +25 17 £42,500 +82.79% 1
West Midlands +3 13 £50,000 - 1
Sheffield - 12 £50,000 -
South Yorkshire - 12 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 9 £50,000 - 1
Leeds - 9 £50,000 -
City of London +66 8 £50,000 +30.71%
East of England +6 7 £30,000 -25.00% 1
West Sussex - 7 £32,500 - 1
Horsham - 7 £32,500 - 1
Hampshire - 6 £50,000 -
Croydon - 6 £44,250 -
Southampton - 5 £50,000 -
Warwick - 5 £65,000 -
Warwickshire - 5 £65,000 -
Edinburgh - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Bedfordshire - 4 £30,000 - 1
North Yorkshire +11 3 £47,000 +25.33%
Hertfordshire +6 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Berkshire -1 3 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire - 3 £47,500 -
Peterborough - 3 £47,500 -
North West +22 2 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Harrogate +12 2 £47,000 +34.28%
Reading - 2 £65,000 -
Coventry - 2 £33,500 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 138 (72.25%) Firewall
2 119 (62.30%) Cisco
3 97 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
4 90 (47.12%) CCNP
5 73 (38.22%) VMware
6 72 (37.70%) VPN
7 65 (34.03%) CCNA
8 64 (33.51%) F5
9 63 (32.98%) Juniper
10 60 (31.41%) Windows
11 58 (30.37%) WAN
12 56 (29.32%) BGP
12 56 (29.32%) Cisco ASA
13 55 (28.80%) Linux
14 53 (27.75%) LAN
14 53 (27.75%) CheckPoint
15 51 (26.70%) Microsoft
16 49 (25.65%) OSPF
17 48 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
18 44 (23.04%) Finance
19 43 (22.51%) Network Security
20 42 (21.99%) Microsoft Azure
20 42 (21.99%) Bash Shell
21 41 (21.47%) Red Hat
22 40 (20.94%) Amazon AWS
23 38 (19.90%) Network Design
24 36 (18.85%) Wireless
24 36 (18.85%) Python
25 35 (18.32%) MPLS
25 35 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK 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 30 (15.71%) CloudStack
2 18 (9.42%) MS Exchange
3 14 (7.33%) IIS
4 12 (6.28%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (5.76%) Apache
6 5 (2.62%) Skype for Business
7 3 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.05%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.52%) OpenStack
Applications
1 22 (11.52%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.57%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 42 (21.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (20.94%) Amazon AWS
3 16 (8.38%) Office 365
4 10 (5.24%) IaaS
5 1 (0.52%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 138 (72.25%) Firewall
2 72 (37.70%) VPN
3 58 (30.37%) WAN
4 56 (29.32%) BGP
4 56 (29.32%) Cisco ASA
5 53 (27.75%) LAN
6 49 (25.65%) OSPF
7 43 (22.51%) Network Security
8 36 (18.85%) Wireless
9 35 (18.32%) MPLS
10 26 (13.61%) EIGRP
10 26 (13.61%) TCP/IP
11 22 (11.52%) IPsec
12 21 (10.99%) Ethernet
13 19 (9.95%) SSL
14 18 (9.42%) Cisco Nexus
15 17 (8.90%) Wireshark
16 16 (8.38%) iSCSI
17 15 (7.85%) Cisco PIX
17 15 (7.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (14.66%) MySQL
2 25 (13.09%) SQL Server
3 19 (9.95%) Informix
3 19 (9.95%) PostgreSQL
4 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 44 (23.04%) Finance
2 14 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 8 (4.19%) Retail
4 3 (1.57%) Banking
4 3 (1.57%) Billing
4 3 (1.57%) Games
5 2 (1.05%) Back Office
6 1 (0.52%) Legal
Job Titles
1 94 (49.21%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.85%) Senior Network Engineer
3 33 (17.28%) Cisco Engineer
4 31 (16.23%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 26 (13.61%) Security Engineer
6 25 (13.09%) Cloud Engineer
7 23 (12.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 23 (12.04%) Network Security Engineer
8 18 (9.42%) AWS Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) Senior Cloud Engineer
9 17 (8.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 16 (8.38%) Firewall Engineer
11 15 (7.85%) Analyst
12 10 (5.24%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 9 (4.71%) Consultant
13 9 (4.71%) Network Analyst
14 8 (4.19%) Financial Analyst
14 8 (4.19%) Implementation Engineer
14 8 (4.19%) Service Analyst
14 8 (4.19%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (6.81%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.52%) CSS
2 1 (0.52%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.80%) Data Centre
2 11 (5.76%) Hedge funds
3 9 (4.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (4.19%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.19%) Computer Science
4 8 (4.19%) EqualLogic
4 8 (4.19%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (4.19%) Replication
5 6 (3.14%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.57%) PKI
6 3 (1.57%) User Experience
7 2 (1.05%) Clustering
7 2 (1.05%) SecurID
8 1 (0.52%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.52%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.52%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 60 (31.41%) Windows
2 55 (28.80%) Linux
3 35 (18.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (5.76%) Windows Server
4 11 (5.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.14%) Unix
5 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (2.62%) Windows 7
7 4 (2.09%) Windows 10
8 2 (1.05%) AIX
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (19.90%) Network Design
2 25 (13.09%) Load Balancing
3 13 (6.81%) Network Management
4 12 (6.28%) Network Monitoring
5 10 (5.24%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (4.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 9 (4.71%) Time Management
7 8 (4.19%) Capacity Planning
7 8 (4.19%) Line Management
8 7 (3.66%) Application Packaging
8 7 (3.66%) Change Control
8 7 (3.66%) Change Management
8 7 (3.66%) Mentoring
8 7 (3.66%) Server Monitoring
8 7 (3.66%) Service Delivery
9 6 (3.14%) ITIL
9 6 (3.14%) Presales
9 6 (3.14%) Threat Management
10 5 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (2.62%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 42 (21.99%) Bash Shell
2 36 (18.85%) Python
3 29 (15.18%) Perl
4 27 (14.14%) Ruby
5 14 (7.33%) SQL
6 11 (5.76%) PowerShell
7 8 (4.19%) PHP
8 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 97 (50.79%) Cisco Certification
2 90 (47.12%) CCNP
3 65 (34.03%) CCNA
4 14 (7.33%) JNCIP
5 12 (6.28%) CCSE
6 11 (5.76%) CCDA
6 11 (5.76%) CCIE
7 9 (4.71%) JNCIS
7 9 (4.71%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (4.19%) Degree
8 8 (4.19%) Security Cleared
9 7 (3.66%) CCSA
9 7 (3.66%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.62%) MCSE
10 5 (2.62%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.09%) CCDP
11 4 (2.09%) CISM
11 4 (2.09%) CISSP
11 4 (2.09%) MCP
12 2 (1.05%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (3.14%) SLA
3 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.05%) ISO22301
5 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 48 (25.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (10.47%) Active Directory
3 16 (8.38%) vCloud
4 14 (7.33%) Hyper-V
5 9 (4.71%) vSphere
6 7 (3.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (1.57%) DFS Replication
8 2 (1.05%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (1.05%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.05%) NFS
9 1 (0.52%) GlusterFS
9 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 32 (16.75%) Cacti
2 31 (16.23%) Opscode Chef
3 27 (14.14%) Grafana
3 27 (14.14%) Opsview
3 27 (14.14%) Salt
4 25 (13.09%) Nagios
5 19 (9.95%) Graphite
6 8 (4.19%) SolarWinds Orion
7 6 (3.14%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (2.09%) SCCM
8 4 (2.09%) WSUS
9 3 (1.57%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.57%) Norton AntiVirus
10 2 (1.05%) AirWatch
10 2 (1.05%) WhatsUp Gold
10 2 (1.05%) WMI
11 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 1 (0.52%) QRadar
11 1 (0.52%) RSA enVision
11 1 (0.52%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 119 (62.30%) Cisco
2 73 (38.22%) VMware
3 64 (33.51%) F5
4 63 (32.98%) Juniper
5 53 (27.75%) CheckPoint
6 51 (26.70%) Microsoft
7 41 (21.47%) Red Hat
8 29 (15.18%) HP
9 21 (10.99%) Blue Coat
9 21 (10.99%) Oracle
10 17 (8.90%) Fortinet
11 15 (7.85%) Dell
12 14 (7.33%) Splunk
13 13 (6.81%) Palo Alto
13 13 (6.81%) Radware
14 12 (6.28%) Aruba
14 12 (6.28%) Citrix
15 11 (5.76%) Meraki
16 10 (5.24%) SolarWinds
17 9 (4.71%) Vyatta
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