The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Fortinet, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Fortinet
Rank 212 201 199
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -2
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 14 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.25% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.33% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 14 8 9
Average salary £37,000 £54,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.11% -9.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £23,000 £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £38,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+0.65% -4.37%
Fortinet
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2712 2726 2746
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.70% 50.74% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 2232 2262 2359
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Fortinet
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fortinet Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Fortinet Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Fortinet across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Fortinet Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Fortinet
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 Fortinet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 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
Shropshire - 4 £50,000 -
Solihull +11 3 £32,500 -
Coventry - 2 £35,000 -
Worcestershire - 2 £33,750 -
Staffordshire +4 1 £50,000 -11.50%
Fortinet
England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fortinet 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 Fortinet.

1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 16 (84.21%) Cisco
3 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
4 10 (52.63%) CCNP
4 10 (52.63%) F5
5 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
6 8 (42.11%) CCNA
6 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) Juniper
8 6 (31.58%) Citrix
8 6 (31.58%) WAN
8 6 (31.58%) McAfee
9 5 (26.32%) VMware
9 5 (26.32%) Network Management
9 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
10 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
10 4 (21.05%) OSPF
11 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
11 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
11 3 (15.79%) Project Management
11 3 (15.79%) NetScreen
11 3 (15.79%) VPN
11 3 (15.79%) ITIL
11 3 (15.79%) Windows
11 3 (15.79%) HP
11 3 (15.79%) VoIP
11 3 (15.79%) Brocade
11 3 (15.79%) Degree

Fortinet
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region citing Fortinet 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 Fortinet. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 17 (89.47%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) WAN
3 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
4 4 (21.05%) OSPF
5 3 (15.79%) VoIP
5 3 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (15.79%) VPN
5 3 (15.79%) PABX
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (15.79%) NetScreen
6 2 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (10.53%) LAN
7 1 (5.26%) BGP
7 1 (5.26%) EIGRP
7 1 (5.26%) Wireless
7 1 (5.26%) Wireshark
7 1 (5.26%) DNS
7 1 (5.26%) SSL
7 1 (5.26%) SAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Network Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Network Support
4 3 (15.79%) Security Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Network Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Consultant
4 3 (15.79%) Telecoms Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Network Security Consultant
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Principle Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Support Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Sales Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (42.11%) Data Centre
2 3 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Network Management
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
3 3 (15.79%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
3 3 (15.79%) Project Management
3 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.53%) Data Centre Operations
5 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
5 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) B2B
5 1 (5.26%) Time Management
5 1 (5.26%) Migration
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Network Design
5 1 (5.26%) Process Management
5 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
3 8 (42.11%) CCNA
4 3 (15.79%) Degree
5 2 (10.53%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CCIE
6 1 (5.26%) MCP
6 1 (5.26%) MCSE
6 1 (5.26%) CCAA
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCEA
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.26%) CCSE
6 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 1 (5.26%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.26%) XenServer
1 1 (5.26%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Vendors
1 16 (84.21%) Cisco
2 10 (52.63%) F5
3 9 (47.37%) CheckPoint
4 7 (36.84%) Juniper
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
5 6 (31.58%) McAfee
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 3 (15.79%) Brocade
7 3 (15.79%) HP
8 2 (10.53%) BMC
8 2 (10.53%) NetApp
8 2 (10.53%) Nokia
8 2 (10.53%) Blue Coat
8 2 (10.53%) Aruba
8 2 (10.53%) IronPort
9 1 (5.26%) Veeam
9 1 (5.26%) Sourcefire
9 1 (5.26%) WatchGuard
9 1 (5.26%) Symantec
9 1 (5.26%) Microsoft