The table below looks at the statistics for FortiGate skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 206 197 -
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 9 10 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.20% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.09% 2.75% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 10 0
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +28.57%
FortiGate
England

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

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 363 300
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.34% 7.32% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 249 271 258
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

FortiGate Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate across the West Midlands region.

FortiGate Salary Trend in the West Midlands

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing FortiGate across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

FortiGate Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

FortiGate
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
Solihull - 5 - -
Birmingham -14 4 £55,000 +29.41%
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 28 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 11 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
4 5 (45.45%) Junos
4 5 (45.45%) Juniper
4 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
4 5 (45.45%) FirePass
4 5 (45.45%) Network Security
4 5 (45.45%) F5
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
6 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (27.27%) WAN
6 3 (27.27%) VPN
6 3 (27.27%) MPLS
6 3 (27.27%) CCIE
6 3 (27.27%) CCNP
6 3 (27.27%) CCNA
6 3 (27.27%) CCDP
6 3 (27.27%) CISSP
6 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
6 3 (27.27%) CESG
7 1 (9.09%) OSPF
7 1 (9.09%) BGP
7 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) FirePass
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
2 5 (45.45%) Junos
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
4 3 (27.27%) VPN
4 3 (27.27%) MPLS
5 1 (9.09%) OSPF
5 1 (9.09%) BGP
5 1 (9.09%) Cisco PIX
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Network Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Network Security Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) Security Engineer
2 3 (27.27%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Security Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Consultant
2 3 (27.27%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 2 (18.18%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Kalman Filter
Qualifications
1 6 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (45.45%) SC Cleared
2 5 (45.45%) Security Cleared
3 3 (27.27%) CCIE
3 3 (27.27%) CCNP
3 3 (27.27%) CCNA
3 3 (27.27%) CCDP
3 3 (27.27%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (81.82%) Cisco
3 5 (45.45%) Juniper
3 5 (45.45%) CheckPoint
3 5 (45.45%) F5
4 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire