The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
North West / Cheshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 99 - 127
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 17 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.16% - 0.058%
As % of the Systems Management category 14.41% - 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 12 0 1
Median salary £48,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +12.94% -15.00%  

FortiGate is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 118 49 78
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 8.05% 5.14% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 76 39 66
Median salary £47,500 £37,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.66% -6.25%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £34,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing FortiGate as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in Cheshire

FortiGate
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate in Cheshire.

Salary trend for FortiGate in Cheshire

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in Cheshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in Cheshire

FortiGate
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
Knutsford - 4 - -
Warrington - 3 £52,500 - 1
FortiGate
North West

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (55.00%) Network Security
4 10 (50.00%) Finance
5 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (45.00%) CCNP
5 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
6 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
7 6 (30.00%) F5
7 6 (30.00%) CISA
7 6 (30.00%) CISM
7 6 (30.00%) CISSP
8 5 (25.00%) GIS
9 4 (20.00%) DNS
9 4 (20.00%) SLA
9 4 (20.00%) LAN
9 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
10 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
10 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
10 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
10 3 (15.00%) Degree
10 3 (15.00%) WAN
10 3 (15.00%) VPN
10 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
10 3 (15.00%) OSPF

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Network Security
3 9 (45.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (15.00%) BGP
5 3 (15.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (15.00%) Ethernet
5 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
5 3 (15.00%) OSPF
5 3 (15.00%) VPN
5 3 (15.00%) WAN
6 2 (10.00%) BIG-IP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 2 (10.00%) Multicast
6 2 (10.00%) RIP
6 2 (10.00%) VLAN
6 2 (10.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) GIS
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (10.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Firewall Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Firewall Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Lead Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Operations Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Specialist
6 1 (5.00%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (10.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
1 8 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.00%) Cybersecurity
4 2 (10.00%) ITIL
4 2 (10.00%) Security Operations
5 1 (5.00%) Change Management
5 1 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.00%) SIEM
5 1 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) CCNP
1 9 (45.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (30.00%) CISA
2 6 (30.00%) CISM
2 6 (30.00%) CISSP
3 3 (15.00%) Degree
4 2 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) RSA enVision
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Juniper
2 12 (60.00%) Cisco
3 11 (55.00%) CheckPoint
4 8 (40.00%) Blue Coat
5 6 (30.00%) F5
6 3 (15.00%) Fortinet
6 3 (15.00%) Palo Alto
7 1 (5.00%) ArcSight
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