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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet FortiGate
England / West Midlands
Rank - 203 212
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 0 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.27% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category - 4.59% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 0 14 0
Median salary - £57,500 -
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £50,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +25.00%

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
287 305 293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.88% 5.98% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 204 221 242
Median salary £49,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £25,000 £31,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

FortiGate
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Top 21 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, IT jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) MOS
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) Firewall
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (60.00%) EIGRP
2 3 (60.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) SNMP
3 2 (40.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Designer
1 3 (60.00%) Network Designer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Network Operations Engineer
2 2 (40.00%) Operations Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 5 (100.00%) CCNA
1 5 (100.00%) CCNP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) MOS
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Juniper
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (60.00%) Palo Alto