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 4 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Fortinet FortiGate
Rank 227 207 229
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +22
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 5 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.091% 0.19% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 3.48% 2.64%
Number of salaries quoted 5 10 4
Median salary £41,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-20.95% -4.54%
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-24.00% +5.26%
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
330 287 341
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 6.02% 5.59% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 206 227 277
Median salary £47,000 £40,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.77% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £25,700 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 4 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -10 2 £45,000 -5.26%
FortiGate
England

FortiGate
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 December 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) Palo Alto
6 4 (40.00%) Network Design
6 4 (40.00%) BGP
6 4 (40.00%) MPLS
7 3 (30.00%) MOS
8 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
8 2 (20.00%) VLAN
8 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 2 (20.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) SNMP
9 1 (10.00%) VPN
9 1 (10.00%) Citrix
9 1 (10.00%) CCIE
9 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
9 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
9 1 (10.00%) JNCIE

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 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) LAN
1 10 (100.00%) WAN
2 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (70.00%) EIGRP
3 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 4 (40.00%) BGP
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) SNMP
5 2 (20.00%) VLAN
6 1 (10.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Cisco Voice Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Data Network Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Voice Engineer
2 4 (40.00%) Voice Network Engineer
3 3 (30.00%) Designer
3 3 (30.00%) Network Designer
4 2 (20.00%) Network Operations Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Architect
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) ITIL
2 4 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (10.00%) Presales
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) MOS
4 1 (10.00%) CCIE
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
4 1 (10.00%) JNCIS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Juniper
2 8 (80.00%) CheckPoint
2 8 (80.00%) Fortinet
3 6 (60.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (10.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) F5