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

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 847 813 825
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +12
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 55 63 76
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.059% 0.066%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.73% 0.97% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 41 52 71
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £37,550 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £69,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -

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
7510 6475 6505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.56% 6.07% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5943 5225 5270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 2014 within the UK.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Top 29 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 19 September 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
England -21 55 £45,000 - 10
South East -3 17 £60,000 +15.38% 4
London -25 16 £45,000 -16.27% 1
Reading - 11 £66,250 -
Berkshire - 11 £66,250 - 1
East of England -18 9 £49,000 +40.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +3 8 £49,000 +40.00% 3
Yorkshire - 8 £40,000 - 1
Peterborough +6 5 £49,500 +41.42% 3
Harrow -14 4 - -
Selby - 4 £40,000 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £40,000 -
City of London +8 3 - -
Surrey - 3 £36,000 - 2
Cambridge - 3 £38,500 -
Birmingham -17 2 £23,000 -48.88% 1
West Midlands -25 2 £23,000 -48.88% 1
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 -
East Midlands -5 1 £55,000 +42.85%
Hampshire -9 1 - - 1
Northamptonshire -26 1 £55,000 +42.85%
Oxfordshire - 1 £29,000 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £27,000 - 1
Hertfordshire - 1 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £32,500 -
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £50,000 -
Rotherham - 1 £27,000 - 1
Bicester - 1 £29,000 -
Guildford - 1 £50,000 - 1

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 98 (92.45%) Firewall
2 84 (79.25%) Cisco
3 46 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (43.40%) Juniper
3 46 (43.40%) CheckPoint
4 42 (39.62%) VMware
5 38 (35.85%) CCNP
6 37 (34.91%) VPN
7 35 (33.02%) Network Security
8 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
8 32 (30.19%) Fortinet
9 31 (29.25%) Windows
10 28 (26.42%) SSL
11 27 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (25.47%) F5
12 25 (23.58%) Load Balancing
12 25 (23.58%) WAN
12 25 (23.58%) Internet
12 25 (23.58%) Cisco Nexus
13 24 (22.64%) OSPF
13 24 (22.64%) BGP
13 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
13 24 (22.64%) HP
13 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
14 23 (21.70%) Active Directory
15 20 (18.87%) Finance
16 19 (17.92%) Junos
16 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
16 19 (17.92%) Linux
16 19 (17.92%) SAN

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 16 (15.09%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.32%) IIS
3 8 (7.55%) Apache
4 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2003
4 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (5.66%) Lync
6 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
8 2 (1.89%) LiveCycle
8 2 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 6 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.94%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 98 (92.45%) Firewall
2 37 (34.91%) VPN
3 35 (33.02%) Network Security
4 28 (26.42%) SSL
5 25 (23.58%) WAN
5 25 (23.58%) Internet
5 25 (23.58%) Cisco Nexus
6 24 (22.64%) OSPF
6 24 (22.64%) BGP
6 24 (22.64%) TCP/IP
7 19 (17.92%) SAN
7 19 (17.92%) Junos
8 18 (16.98%) Cisco ASA
8 18 (16.98%) LAN
9 16 (15.09%) VoIP
9 16 (15.09%) Broadband
10 15 (14.15%) MPLS
10 15 (14.15%) Wireless
10 15 (14.15%) IPsec
10 15 (14.15%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (16.04%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.89%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.94%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.94%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle APEX
General
1 32 (30.19%) Telecoms
2 20 (18.87%) Finance
3 17 (16.04%) Retail
4 2 (1.89%) Banking
5 1 (0.94%) Billing
5 1 (0.94%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 37 (34.91%) Network Engineer
2 31 (29.25%) Security Engineer
3 18 (16.98%) Network Security Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
4 15 (14.15%) Analyst
5 12 (11.32%) Team Leader
5 12 (11.32%) IP Engineer
6 10 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 10 (9.43%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (8.49%) Consultant
7 9 (8.49%) Security Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Network Analyst
8 7 (6.60%) Network Team Leader
9 6 (5.66%) Network Consultant
10 5 (4.72%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (4.72%) Architect
10 5 (4.72%) Customer Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Administrator
10 5 (4.72%) Senior Network Engineer
10 5 (4.72%) Support Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.89%) HTML
1 2 (1.89%) .NET
1 2 (1.89%) CSS
2 1 (0.94%) HTML5
2 1 (0.94%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.04%) SecurID
2 9 (8.49%) Smartphone
3 5 (4.72%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.72%) Replication
4 4 (3.77%) Blackberry
4 4 (3.77%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (2.83%) Clustering
6 2 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (0.94%) iPhone
7 1 (0.94%) iPad
7 1 (0.94%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.94%) GIS
7 1 (0.94%) PKI
7 1 (0.94%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 31 (29.25%) Windows
2 19 (17.92%) Linux
3 15 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (10.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (7.55%) Debian
7 7 (6.60%) Ubuntu
7 7 (6.60%) Solaris
8 6 (5.66%) UNIX
9 4 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (3.77%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.89%) CentOS
10 2 (1.89%) AIX
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (23.58%) Load Balancing
2 18 (16.98%) Change Management
3 15 (14.15%) ITIL
4 9 (8.49%) BCP
4 9 (8.49%) Deep Packet Inspection
5 8 (7.55%) Validation
6 7 (6.60%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (6.60%) Project Management
7 6 (5.66%) E-Commerce
7 6 (5.66%) Service Delivery
7 6 (5.66%) Information Security
7 6 (5.66%) SIEM
8 5 (4.72%) Line Management
8 5 (4.72%) Network Management
8 5 (4.72%) Service Management
8 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2
8 5 (4.72%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (3.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (3.77%) Business Continuity
9 4 (3.77%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.49%) SQL
2 4 (3.77%) VB
3 3 (2.83%) Perl
4 2 (1.89%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (0.94%) Java
5 1 (0.94%) PHP
5 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.94%) VBA
5 1 (0.94%) Python
5 1 (0.94%) Tcl
5 1 (0.94%) VB6
5 1 (0.94%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.94%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 46 (43.40%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (35.85%) CCNP
3 24 (22.64%) Security Cleared
4 17 (16.04%) CCNA
5 13 (12.26%) CISSP
6 9 (8.49%) CCIE
6 9 (8.49%) CCSA
6 9 (8.49%) CCSE
7 7 (6.60%) CCIP
7 7 (6.60%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.72%) CIMA
8 5 (4.72%) RHCE
8 5 (4.72%) CIPD
9 4 (3.77%) CISA
9 4 (3.77%) CISM
9 4 (3.77%) CRISC
10 3 (2.83%) MCSE
10 3 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (1.89%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (6.60%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.66%) SLA
3 4 (3.77%) BS7799
System Software
1 27 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (21.70%) Active Directory
3 11 (10.38%) ProxySG
4 9 (8.49%) vSphere
5 8 (7.55%) VMware ESX
6 3 (2.83%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.89%) Terminal Server
7 2 (1.89%) ISA Server
8 1 (0.94%) Xen
8 1 (0.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) NetBackup
2 6 (5.66%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.83%) WSUS
5 2 (1.89%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.89%) Nagios
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.94%) Check_MK
6 1 (0.94%) Icinga
6 1 (0.94%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 84 (79.25%) Cisco
2 46 (43.40%) Juniper
2 46 (43.40%) CheckPoint
3 42 (39.62%) VMware
4 32 (30.19%) Fortinet
5 27 (25.47%) F5
6 24 (22.64%) HP
7 19 (17.92%) Microsoft
8 17 (16.04%) Fujitsu
9 14 (13.21%) Symantec
9 14 (13.21%) IBM
10 13 (12.26%) Citrix
11 11 (10.38%) Blue Coat
11 11 (10.38%) Dell
12 10 (9.43%) Red Hat
13 7 (6.60%) Apple
13 7 (6.60%) Nokia
13 7 (6.60%) Veritas
13 7 (6.60%) Sun
14 6 (5.66%) McAfee
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