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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 829 858 829
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -29
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 63 38 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.034% 0.053%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.54% 0.93%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 41
Average salary £47,500 £43,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.19% -13.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,750 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £51,750 £57,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £42,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -10.52%

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
7226 6981 6227
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.24% 5.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5784 5495 4786
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 March 2015 within the UK.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the UK

FortiGate
Top 22 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 March 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
(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 62 £47,500 +6.14% 6
London +55 28 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Yorkshire - 14 £50,000 -
South East -4 10 £48,750 +14.70% 1
North Yorkshire - 8 £50,000 -
Harrogate - 6 £50,000 -
Leeds - 6 £50,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £50,000 -
Berkshire +5 5 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Birmingham -11 5 £50,000 +11.11%
West Midlands -32 5 £50,000 +11.11%
City of London +5 4 £47,500 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £47,500 -
Surrey +5 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Guildford +4 2 £55,000 +29.41%
Reading -1 2 £38,750 -10.91% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £43,750 -
Cheshire - 2 £42,500 -
North East - 2 £43,750 -
North West - 2 £42,500 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £43,750 -
Slough - 1 £50,000 -

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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.

1 134 (82.72%) Cisco
2 131 (80.86%) Firewall
3 108 (66.67%) Juniper
4 74 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
5 73 (45.06%) Cisco ASA
6 72 (44.44%) CheckPoint
7 65 (40.12%) VMware
8 64 (39.51%) Fortinet
9 62 (38.27%) BGP
10 61 (37.65%) OSPF
11 58 (35.80%) Network Security
12 54 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
13 53 (32.72%) Microsoft
13 53 (32.72%) F5
14 51 (31.48%) Cisco Nexus
15 50 (30.86%) Wireless
16 49 (30.25%) Windows
17 48 (29.63%) CCNP
18 41 (25.31%) HP
19 40 (24.69%) SAN
20 39 (24.07%) VPN
20 39 (24.07%) ITIL
21 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
21 38 (23.46%) Active Directory
21 38 (23.46%) iSCSI
22 37 (22.84%) Windows Server 2003
23 35 (21.60%) IBM
23 35 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
23 35 (21.60%) Fibre Channel
24 34 (20.99%) Symantec

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (20.37%) MS Exchange
2 28 (17.28%) Lync
2 28 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 27 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 10 (6.17%) Apache
5 9 (5.56%) IIS
6 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.85%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.62%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.62%) WordPress
7 1 (0.62%) LiveCycle
7 1 (0.62%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (6.79%) MS Office
1 11 (6.79%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.94%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.23%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.23%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (1.85%) Amazon AWS
1 3 (1.85%) IaaS
1 3 (1.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 2 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.62%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 131 (80.86%) Firewall
2 73 (45.06%) Cisco ASA
3 62 (38.27%) BGP
4 61 (37.65%) OSPF
5 58 (35.80%) Network Security
6 51 (31.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 50 (30.86%) Wireless
8 40 (24.69%) SAN
9 39 (24.07%) VPN
10 38 (23.46%) TCP/IP
10 38 (23.46%) iSCSI
11 35 (21.60%) Fibre Channel
12 32 (19.75%) Internet
13 28 (17.28%) Junos
14 27 (16.67%) MPLS
15 26 (16.05%) DNS
15 26 (16.05%) WAN
16 24 (14.81%) LAN
17 23 (14.20%) FirePass
18 20 (12.35%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.85%) MySQL
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.62%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 20 (12.35%) Telecoms
2 10 (6.17%) Finance
3 6 (3.70%) Retail
4 2 (1.23%) Billing
5 1 (0.62%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 75 (46.30%) Network Engineer
2 42 (25.93%) Security Engineer
3 40 (24.69%) Support Engineer
4 36 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
5 26 (16.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 26 (16.05%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 21 (12.96%) Senior Network Engineer
7 17 (10.49%) Consultant
8 14 (8.64%) Network Consultant
9 11 (6.79%) Analyst
10 10 (6.17%) Senior Support Engineer
11 9 (5.56%) Network Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) Security Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) Architect
12 8 (4.94%) Network Security Analyst
12 8 (4.94%) IT Support
12 8 (4.94%) Senior Security Engineer
12 8 (4.94%) Senior Network Security Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Network Support Engineer
13 5 (3.09%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.09%) CSS
2 2 (1.23%) HTML
3 1 (0.62%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (4.94%) Clustering
2 4 (2.47%) SecurID
2 4 (2.47%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.85%) User Experience
4 2 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.23%) Replication
4 2 (1.23%) iPad
4 2 (1.23%) iPhone
4 2 (1.23%) IPTV
4 2 (1.23%) CESG
4 2 (1.23%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.62%) Blackberry
5 1 (0.62%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.62%) Statistics
5 1 (0.62%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 49 (30.25%) Windows
2 37 (22.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (21.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (18.52%) Linux
5 18 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 15 (9.26%) UNIX
7 12 (7.41%) Mac OS X
8 9 (5.56%) Debian
9 7 (4.32%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.32%) Solaris
10 5 (3.09%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (3.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.85%) CentOS
11 3 (1.85%) Windows XP
12 2 (1.23%) Windows 7
13 1 (0.62%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (24.07%) ITIL
2 28 (17.28%) Service Delivery
3 25 (15.43%) Load Balancing
4 23 (14.20%) BCP
5 11 (6.79%) Validation
6 10 (6.17%) Change Control
7 9 (5.56%) Migration
7 9 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
8 8 (4.94%) Network Management
8 8 (4.94%) Network Design
9 6 (3.70%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.70%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (3.09%) Line Management
10 5 (3.09%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (2.47%) Service Management
11 4 (2.47%) Asset Management
11 4 (2.47%) Configuration Management
11 4 (2.47%) PRINCE2
12 3 (1.85%) Change Management
12 3 (1.85%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.41%) SQL
2 8 (4.94%) Perl
3 6 (3.70%) Python
4 5 (3.09%) PHP
5 4 (2.47%) Shell Script
6 2 (1.23%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.23%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.23%) C
7 1 (0.62%) VBScript
7 1 (0.62%) VB
Qualifications
1 74 (45.68%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (29.63%) CCNP
3 31 (19.14%) CCNA
4 28 (17.28%) SC Cleared
4 28 (17.28%) Security Cleared
5 25 (15.43%) CCIE
6 11 (6.79%) JNCIS
7 6 (3.70%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.09%) Degree
8 5 (3.09%) CCIP
8 5 (3.09%) CCDP
8 5 (3.09%) CISSP
9 4 (2.47%) CIMA
9 4 (2.47%) CCSA
9 4 (2.47%) CCSE
9 4 (2.47%) CIPD
10 3 (1.85%) CCSP
11 2 (1.23%) CCDA
12 1 (0.62%) MCP
12 1 (0.62%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.17%) PCI DSS
2 7 (4.32%) SLA
3 6 (3.70%) QA
4 1 (0.62%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 54 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (23.46%) Active Directory
3 8 (4.94%) NFS
4 7 (4.32%) ProxySG
5 5 (3.09%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.09%) vSphere
6 4 (2.47%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.23%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (1.23%) vCloud
8 1 (0.62%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (5.56%) NetBackup
2 3 (1.85%) Nagios
2 3 (1.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.62%) SCOrch
3 1 (0.62%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.62%) DameWare
3 1 (0.62%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.62%) SCCM
3 1 (0.62%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 134 (82.72%) Cisco
2 108 (66.67%) Juniper
3 72 (44.44%) CheckPoint
4 65 (40.12%) VMware
5 64 (39.51%) Fortinet
6 53 (32.72%) Microsoft
6 53 (32.72%) F5
7 41 (25.31%) HP
8 35 (21.60%) IBM
9 34 (20.99%) Symantec
10 30 (18.52%) Dell
11 27 (16.67%) Mitel
11 27 (16.67%) Bloomberg
12 17 (10.49%) Apple
13 15 (9.26%) Red Hat
14 11 (6.79%) Citrix
15 9 (5.56%) Brocade
16 8 (4.94%) NetApp
17 7 (4.32%) Sourcefire
17 7 (4.32%) Blue Coat
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