Period
to 19 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 6 months to 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > West Midlands
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 310 332 305
Rank change year-on-year +22 -27 +13
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 15 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.15% 0.087% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.82% 1.26% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 16
West Midlands median annual salary £48,750 £45,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% -18.18% -
10th Percentile £42,575 £39,750 £38,750
90th Percentile £56,375 £75,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% -9.00% +5.26%

FortiGate is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 823 792 650
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.21% 6.92% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 602 483 544
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +7.59%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,875
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for FortiGate in the West Midlands

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Salary histogram for FortiGate 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 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Coventry - 5 £48,750 -
Shropshire - 4 £55,000 -
Warwickshire - 3 £47,500 -
Birmingham +19 1 £40,000 -46.67%
Worcestershire - 1 £50,000 -
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
4 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (46.67%) Network Security
5 7 (46.67%) Fortinet
6 5 (33.33%) VLAN
6 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (33.33%) Network Design
6 5 (33.33%) VPN
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle
6 5 (33.33%) LAN
6 5 (33.33%) McAfee
6 5 (33.33%) Juniper
6 5 (33.33%) Nokia
6 5 (33.33%) Wireless
6 5 (33.33%) Workflow
6 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
6 5 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (26.67%) MPLS
7 4 (26.67%) BGP
7 4 (26.67%) RIP
8 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto

FortiGate
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle Workflow
Cloud Services
1 5 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (60.00%) WAN
4 7 (46.67%) Network Security
5 5 (33.33%) LAN
5 5 (33.33%) VLAN
5 5 (33.33%) VPN
5 5 (33.33%) Wireless
6 4 (26.67%) BGP
6 4 (26.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (26.67%) MPLS
6 4 (26.67%) RIP
7 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
8 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
9 1 (6.67%) IPsec
9 1 (6.67%) SSL
9 1 (6.67%) WebEx
General
1 1 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Design Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Implementation Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Design Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Network Implementation Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Network Specialist
4 2 (13.33%) Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Information Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Network Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Specialist
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Network Design
1 5 (33.33%) WAN Optimisation
1 5 (33.33%) Workflow
2 2 (13.33%) SIEM
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Cryptography
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (6.67%) Digital Forensics
3 1 (6.67%) ERP
3 1 (6.67%) Information Security
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Proactive Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (6.67%) Security Operations
3 1 (6.67%) Threat Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (6.67%) Perl
1 1 (6.67%) PHP
1 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCNA
1 1 (6.67%) CCSA
1 1 (6.67%) Check Point Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (6.67%) QRadar
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) CheckPoint
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Fortinet
3 5 (33.33%) Juniper
3 5 (33.33%) McAfee
3 5 (33.33%) Nokia
3 5 (33.33%) Oracle
4 3 (20.00%) Palo Alto
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
5 1 (6.67%) Splunk
5 1 (6.67%) VMware