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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 790 861 838
Rank change year-on-year
+71 -23
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 103 50 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.045% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.32% 0.75% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 70 39 36
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £39,700 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £71,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%

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
7802 6701 6333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.85% 6.06% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 5348 5206
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 2014 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 21 November 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 +38 102 £47,500 +5.55% 8
London +11 38 £45,000 -25.00% 3
South East 0 22 £55,000 +15.78% 1
East of England -7 16 £49,000 - 1
Yorkshire - 13 £40,000 - 1
Berkshire - 11 £65,000 -
Cambridgeshire +6 10 £49,500 -
North Yorkshire - 10 £40,000 - 1
Reading - 10 £65,000 -
West Midlands -5 9 £55,000 +29.41% 1
Selby - 8 £40,000 - 1
City of London +28 6 £40,000 -33.33% 1
Peterborough +2 6 £49,500 -
Cheshire -1 6 £40,000 -42.85% 1
Hampshire -5 6 £47,500 -26.92% 1
North West -19 6 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Hertfordshire - 6 £40,000 - 1
Southampton - 6 £47,500 -
Stevenage - 6 £40,000 - 1
Warrington - 6 £40,000 - 1
Surrey +9 5 £50,000 +5.26%
Oxfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
Solihull - 5 - - 1
Cambridge -3 4 - -
Birmingham -19 4 £55,000 +29.41%
Oxford - 3 £55,000 -
Bicester - 2 £25,750 -
Brighton - 2 £55,000 -
Harrow - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 £22,000 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 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.

1 144 (88.89%) Firewall
2 132 (81.48%) Cisco
3 78 (48.15%) Juniper
4 72 (44.44%) VMware
5 69 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
6 60 (37.04%) Network Security
7 58 (35.80%) F5
8 57 (35.19%) CheckPoint
9 56 (34.57%) Fortinet
10 51 (31.48%) CCNP
11 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
11 49 (30.25%) Cisco ASA
12 48 (29.63%) Windows
12 48 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 47 (29.01%) HP
14 41 (25.31%) Wireless
15 40 (24.69%) Active Directory
15 40 (24.69%) BGP
16 38 (23.46%) OSPF
16 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
17 36 (22.22%) VPN
17 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
18 33 (20.37%) SAN
18 33 (20.37%) ITIL
18 33 (20.37%) Internet
19 32 (19.75%) SQL Server
20 31 (19.14%) VoIP
20 31 (19.14%) Security Cleared
21 30 (18.52%) Symantec
22 29 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 28 (17.28%) MS Exchange
2 19 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2013
3 17 (10.49%) Lync
3 17 (10.49%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (7.41%) IIS
5 8 (4.94%) Apache
6 5 (3.09%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (2.47%) SharePoint
8 3 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (1.85%) LiveCycle
8 3 (1.85%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.62%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.62%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.62%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 144 (88.89%) Firewall
2 60 (37.04%) Network Security
3 49 (30.25%) Cisco ASA
4 48 (29.63%) Cisco Nexus
5 41 (25.31%) Wireless
6 40 (24.69%) BGP
7 38 (23.46%) OSPF
7 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
8 36 (22.22%) VPN
9 33 (20.37%) SAN
9 33 (20.37%) Internet
10 31 (19.14%) VoIP
11 28 (17.28%) Junos
12 26 (16.05%) WAN
12 26 (16.05%) Broadband
12 26 (16.05%) MPLS
13 23 (14.20%) SSL
13 23 (14.20%) IP Telephony
13 23 (14.20%) iSCSI
13 23 (14.20%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (19.75%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
2 2 (1.23%) MySQL
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.62%) Oracle APEX
General
1 29 (17.90%) Telecoms
2 11 (6.79%) Finance
3 9 (5.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 55 (33.95%) Network Engineer
2 46 (28.40%) Security Engineer
3 32 (19.75%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (17.28%) Analyst
4 28 (17.28%) Support Engineer
5 20 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support
5 20 (12.35%) Security Analyst
5 20 (12.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 19 (11.73%) Network Analyst
7 16 (9.88%) Consultant
7 16 (9.88%) Network Security Analyst
8 14 (8.64%) Senior Network Engineer
8 14 (8.64%) Team Leader
9 12 (7.41%) IP Engineer
10 10 (6.17%) Network Consultant
11 9 (5.56%) Architect
11 9 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (4.94%) Network Team Leader
13 6 (3.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 6 (3.70%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.62%) HTML
1 1 (0.62%) .NET
1 1 (0.62%) CSS
1 1 (0.62%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (5.56%) SecurID
1 9 (5.56%) Smartphone
2 8 (4.94%) Clustering
3 6 (3.70%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (3.09%) Replication
5 4 (2.47%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.47%) IPTV
5 4 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
6 3 (1.85%) Statistics
6 3 (1.85%) Blackberry
6 3 (1.85%) CESG
7 1 (0.62%) PKI
7 1 (0.62%) GIS
7 1 (0.62%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 48 (29.63%) Windows
2 29 (17.90%) Windows Server 2003
3 28 (17.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (16.05%) Linux
5 21 (12.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (8.64%) UNIX
7 13 (8.02%) Mac OS X
8 11 (6.79%) Debian
9 8 (4.94%) Ubuntu
10 7 (4.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (3.70%) Solaris
12 5 (3.09%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (2.47%) Windows 7
14 3 (1.85%) CentOS
14 3 (1.85%) AIX
15 1 (0.62%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.62%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (20.37%) ITIL
2 29 (17.90%) Load Balancing
3 27 (16.67%) BCP
4 18 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
5 17 (10.49%) Service Delivery
6 13 (8.02%) Network Management
7 12 (7.41%) Change Control
8 10 (6.17%) SIEM
8 10 (6.17%) Project Management
8 10 (6.17%) Validation
8 10 (6.17%) Business Continuity
8 10 (6.17%) Business Continuity Planning
9 9 (5.56%) Deep Packet Inspection
10 7 (4.32%) Kalman Filter
10 7 (4.32%) Information Security
10 7 (4.32%) Migration
10 7 (4.32%) Technical Architecture
11 6 (3.70%) Asset Management
11 6 (3.70%) Service Management
11 6 (3.70%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.64%) SQL
2 6 (3.70%) Perl
3 4 (2.47%) VB
3 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
4 3 (1.85%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.85%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.85%) VBScript
5 2 (1.23%) Python
5 2 (1.23%) PHP
6 1 (0.62%) Java
6 1 (0.62%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.62%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 69 (42.59%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (31.48%) CCNP
3 31 (19.14%) Security Cleared
4 26 (16.05%) SC Cleared
5 21 (12.96%) CCNA
5 21 (12.96%) CCIE
6 16 (9.88%) CISSP
7 13 (8.02%) CCIP
8 9 (5.56%) CCSA
8 9 (5.56%) CCSE
9 7 (4.32%) CCDP
10 6 (3.70%) CIMA
10 6 (3.70%) JNCIE
10 6 (3.70%) CIPD
11 5 (3.09%) Degree
11 5 (3.09%) JNCIS
12 4 (2.47%) CRISC
12 4 (2.47%) CISA
12 4 (2.47%) CISM
13 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.56%) SLA
3 4 (2.47%) BS7799
3 4 (2.47%) QA
System Software
1 49 (30.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (24.69%) Active Directory
3 15 (9.26%) ProxySG
4 14 (8.64%) vSphere
5 10 (6.17%) VMware ESX
6 4 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.47%) NFS
7 3 (1.85%) ISA Server
7 3 (1.85%) Hyper-V
8 2 (1.23%) vCloud
9 1 (0.62%) Xen
9 1 (0.62%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 10 (6.17%) NetBackup
2 7 (4.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (2.47%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.85%) WSUS
4 3 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.23%) Nagios
6 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.62%) DameWare
6 1 (0.62%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.62%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 132 (81.48%) Cisco
2 78 (48.15%) Juniper
3 72 (44.44%) VMware
4 58 (35.80%) F5
5 57 (35.19%) CheckPoint
6 56 (34.57%) Fortinet
7 47 (29.01%) HP
8 36 (22.22%) Microsoft
9 30 (18.52%) Symantec
10 28 (17.28%) IBM
11 23 (14.20%) Dell
12 17 (10.49%) Apple
12 17 (10.49%) Bloomberg
12 17 (10.49%) Mitel
13 16 (9.88%) Citrix
14 15 (9.26%) Blue Coat
15 14 (8.64%) Red Hat
16 9 (5.56%) Sourcefire
17 7 (4.32%) McAfee
18 6 (3.70%) Polycom
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiabe upon application
Posted: 2 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + 25 days holiday + bonus + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Bonus, 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Up to 40K plus Bonus plus benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
360 Resourcing
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
CapQuest Debt Recovery Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 22 days ago