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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 835 857 822
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -35
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 46 35 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.043% 0.033% 0.048%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.53% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 43 26 36
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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
7166 6559 6032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.69% 6.23% 5.63%
Number of salaries quoted 5721 5130 4697
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%

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 27 February 2015 within the UK.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Top 20 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 27 February 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
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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 +7 46 £45,000 +5.88% 7
London +38 30 £45,000 -5.26% 2
South East -17 5 £36,250 -14.70% 1
City of London +2 4 £47,500 -15.55%
Birmingham -19 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
West Midlands -22 3 £50,000 +11.11% 2
Cheshire - 3 £40,000 -
North West - 3 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire +1 2 £45,000 +3.44%
East of England -10 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Tyne and Wear - 2 £43,750 -
North East - 2 £43,750 -
Stevenage - 2 £40,000 -
Warrington - 2 £40,000 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £40,000 -
Kent - 2 £23,250 -
Bromley - 2 £45,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £43,750 -
Reading -7 1 £45,000 +3.44%
Middlesex - 1 £50,000 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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.

1 132 (86.27%) Firewall
2 131 (85.62%) Cisco
3 93 (60.78%) Juniper
4 73 (47.71%) VMware
5 66 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
6 61 (39.87%) Cisco ASA
7 59 (38.56%) Cisco Nexus
8 58 (37.91%) VMware Infrastructure
9 55 (35.95%) Fortinet
10 54 (35.29%) Windows
11 52 (33.99%) BGP
11 52 (33.99%) Network Security
11 52 (33.99%) Wireless
12 51 (33.33%) OSPF
12 51 (33.33%) HP
13 50 (32.68%) CheckPoint
14 49 (32.03%) Microsoft
14 49 (32.03%) F5
15 47 (30.72%) CCNP
16 42 (27.45%) ITIL
16 42 (27.45%) Active Directory
17 41 (26.80%) SAN
18 39 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
19 38 (24.84%) iSCSI
20 37 (24.18%) Symantec
21 36 (23.53%) IBM
22 35 (22.88%) Fibre Channel
22 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
23 33 (21.57%) Internet
23 33 (21.57%) MS Exchange

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 33 (21.57%) MS Exchange
2 29 (18.95%) Exchange Server 2013
3 28 (18.30%) Lync
3 28 (18.30%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (6.54%) Apache
5 9 (5.88%) IIS
6 3 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.96%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.31%) LiveCycle
7 2 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.65%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.65%) WordPress
8 1 (0.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Office
2 4 (2.61%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.31%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.31%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.31%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.96%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (86.27%) Firewall
2 61 (39.87%) Cisco ASA
3 59 (38.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 52 (33.99%) Network Security
4 52 (33.99%) Wireless
4 52 (33.99%) BGP
5 51 (33.33%) OSPF
6 41 (26.80%) SAN
7 38 (24.84%) iSCSI
8 35 (22.88%) Fibre Channel
9 33 (21.57%) Internet
10 28 (18.30%) VPN
10 28 (18.30%) Junos
11 27 (17.65%) TCP/IP
12 23 (15.03%) FirePass
13 22 (14.38%) DNS
13 22 (14.38%) WAN
14 21 (13.73%) SSL
15 19 (12.42%) MPLS
15 19 (12.42%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
General
1 21 (13.73%) Telecoms
2 9 (5.88%) Finance
3 5 (3.27%) Retail
4 1 (0.65%) Billing
Job Titles
1 62 (40.52%) Network Engineer
2 40 (26.14%) Support Engineer
3 38 (24.84%) Security Engineer
4 34 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 27 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support
5 27 (17.65%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 20 (13.07%) Analyst
7 16 (10.46%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (9.15%) Network Analyst
8 14 (9.15%) Security Analyst
9 13 (8.50%) Consultant
9 13 (8.50%) Senior Support Engineer
10 12 (7.84%) Network Security Analyst
11 9 (5.88%) Network Consultant
11 9 (5.88%) Team Leader
12 8 (5.23%) Architect
13 7 (4.58%) IT Support
14 6 (3.92%) Senior Security Engineer
14 6 (3.92%) Senior Network Security Engineer
14 6 (3.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) CSS
2 2 (1.31%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.88%) Clustering
2 4 (2.61%) SecurID
2 4 (2.61%) IPTV
2 4 (2.61%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.96%) Statistics
3 3 (1.96%) CESG
3 3 (1.96%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.31%) Replication
4 2 (1.31%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.31%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (1.31%) iPhone
4 2 (1.31%) iPad
4 2 (1.31%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (1.31%) User Experience
4 2 (1.31%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.65%) EqualLogic
5 1 (0.65%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.65%) GIS
5 1 (0.65%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 54 (35.29%) Windows
2 39 (25.49%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (22.88%) Windows Server 2012
4 29 (18.95%) Linux
5 18 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (10.46%) UNIX
7 12 (7.84%) Mac OS X
8 9 (5.88%) Debian
9 7 (4.58%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.58%) Solaris
10 6 (3.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 5 (3.27%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (2.61%) CentOS
13 3 (1.96%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.96%) Windows 7
14 2 (1.31%) AIX
15 1 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.65%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.45%) ITIL
2 28 (18.30%) BCP
2 28 (18.30%) Service Delivery
3 25 (16.34%) Load Balancing
4 17 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.84%) Change Control
6 9 (5.88%) Migration
7 8 (5.23%) Business Continuity
7 8 (5.23%) Network Management
7 8 (5.23%) Business Continuity Planning
8 7 (4.58%) SIEM
9 6 (3.92%) Project Management
9 6 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
10 5 (3.27%) Line Management
10 5 (3.27%) Information Security
10 5 (3.27%) Validation
10 5 (3.27%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.61%) Network Design
11 4 (2.61%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.61%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.19%) SQL
2 7 (4.58%) Perl
3 5 (3.27%) PHP
4 4 (2.61%) Python
4 4 (2.61%) Shell Script
5 3 (1.96%) PowerShell
5 3 (1.96%) Bash Shell
5 3 (1.96%) VB
6 2 (1.31%) VBScript
7 1 (0.65%) C
Qualifications
1 66 (43.14%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (30.72%) CCNP
3 30 (19.61%) CCNA
4 29 (18.95%) SC Cleared
4 29 (18.95%) Security Cleared
5 18 (11.76%) CCIE
6 10 (6.54%) CCIP
6 10 (6.54%) JNCIS
7 8 (5.23%) CCDP
8 6 (3.92%) CISSP
8 6 (3.92%) JNCIE
9 5 (3.27%) Degree
10 4 (2.61%) CIPD
10 4 (2.61%) CIMA
11 3 (1.96%) CCSP
11 3 (1.96%) VCP4
12 2 (1.31%) CRISC
12 2 (1.31%) CISA
12 2 (1.31%) CISM
12 2 (1.31%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.80%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.58%) SLA
3 6 (3.92%) QA
4 2 (1.31%) BS7799
System Software
1 58 (37.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (27.45%) Active Directory
3 12 (7.84%) vSphere
4 8 (5.23%) NFS
5 6 (3.92%) ProxySG
6 5 (3.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (1.96%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.31%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.31%) vCloud
9 1 (0.65%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.96%) HAProxy
2 3 (1.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (1.31%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.65%) DameWare
4 1 (0.65%) Nagios
4 1 (0.65%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.65%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.65%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.65%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 131 (85.62%) Cisco
2 93 (60.78%) Juniper
3 73 (47.71%) VMware
4 55 (35.95%) Fortinet
5 51 (33.33%) HP
6 50 (32.68%) CheckPoint
7 49 (32.03%) Microsoft
7 49 (32.03%) F5
8 37 (24.18%) Symantec
9 36 (23.53%) IBM
10 31 (20.26%) Dell
11 28 (18.30%) Bloomberg
11 28 (18.30%) Mitel
12 20 (13.07%) Apple
13 15 (9.80%) Red Hat
14 13 (8.50%) Citrix
15 8 (5.23%) NetApp
15 8 (5.23%) Sourcefire
16 6 (3.92%) Blue Coat
16 6 (3.92%) Websense
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