The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 206 196 186
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 7 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.13% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.71% 1.92% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2 9 5
Average salary £23,000 £45,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-48.88% +28.57%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +7.14%
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
258 469 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.78% 8.42% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 234 368 161
Average salary £42,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.59% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £32,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
- +5.59%
FortiGate
England

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
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 31 July 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 - - 2
Birmingham -1 2 £23,000 -48.88%
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (84.62%) Cisco
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
3 9 (69.23%) VPN
4 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
4 8 (61.54%) Network Security
5 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 6 (46.15%) Junos
5 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
5 6 (46.15%) SecurID
5 6 (46.15%) Retail
5 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
5 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 6 (46.15%) Change Management
5 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 6 (46.15%) Juniper
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (23.08%) OSPF
7 3 (23.08%) BGP
7 3 (23.08%) CSS
7 3 (23.08%) FWSM
7 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
8 2 (15.38%) SIEM
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
8 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
8 2 (15.38%) CEH
8 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (15.38%) CCSE

FortiGate
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 13 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (69.23%) VPN
3 8 (61.54%) Network Security
4 6 (46.15%) Junos
4 6 (46.15%) SSL
5 3 (23.08%) OSPF
5 3 (23.08%) BGP
5 3 (23.08%) FWSM
5 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (15.38%) WAN
6 2 (15.38%) MPLS
General
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Network Engineer
2 8 (61.54%) Security Engineer
3 6 (46.15%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Specialist
4 3 (23.08%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 2 (15.38%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (15.38%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) NOC Engineer
5 2 (15.38%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Change Management
2 2 (15.38%) Protective Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) SIEM
2 2 (15.38%) Incident Management
2 2 (15.38%) Ethical Hacking
2 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
2 2 (15.38%) Risk Management
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (15.38%) CEH
3 2 (15.38%) CCSE
3 2 (15.38%) CCSP
3 2 (15.38%) CCNA
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
Vendors
1 11 (84.62%) Cisco
1 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 8 (61.54%) Fortinet
3 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
3 6 (46.15%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Symantec
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum UPTO £50,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: 6 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum UPTO £26,000 BASIC + 30 days on call
Posted: 6 hours ago