The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fortinet over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Fortinet
England / West Midlands
Rank 180 233 205
Rank change year-on-year +53 -28  
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 30 4 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.64% 0.065% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 0.15% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 18 2 10
Median salary £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% -15.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £44,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +5.88%  

Fortinet is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2050 2745 2365
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.47% 44.79% 46.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 2153 1985
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Fortinet as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet 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 in the West Midlands.

Salary trend for Fortinet in the West Midlands

Fortinet
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Fortinet in the West Midlands

Fortinet
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 Fortinet within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Birmingham +30 19 £67,500 +68.75%
Solihull - 6 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £45,000 -
Fortinet
England

Fortinet
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Fortinet 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 Fortinet.

1 65 (97.01%) Cisco
2 53 (79.10%) CheckPoint
2 53 (79.10%) Firewall
3 47 (70.15%) WAN
4 44 (65.67%) HP
5 42 (62.69%) LAN
6 36 (53.73%) Service Delivery
7 35 (52.24%) Data Centre
8 34 (50.75%) OSPF
9 32 (47.76%) Mentoring
10 31 (46.27%) ITIL
11 30 (44.78%) Continuous Improvement
12 29 (43.28%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
13 28 (41.79%) Degree
13 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
14 27 (40.30%) Network Management
14 27 (40.30%) ITIL Certification
15 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
16 16 (23.88%) F5
16 16 (23.88%) Presales
17 15 (22.39%) CCNA
18 14 (20.90%) CCNP
19 13 (19.40%) Palo Alto
20 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
21 10 (14.93%) Huawei
22 9 (13.43%) Aruba
23 8 (11.94%) Juniper
23 8 (11.94%) Line Management
24 7 (10.45%) VPN

Fortinet
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:

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.46%) IIS
2 4 (5.97%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.99%) MS Office
1 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.97%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 53 (79.10%) Firewall
2 47 (70.15%) WAN
3 42 (62.69%) LAN
4 34 (50.75%) OSPF
5 11 (16.42%) Cisco ASA
6 7 (10.45%) VPN
7 6 (8.96%) EIGRP
7 6 (8.96%) Internet
7 6 (8.96%) Network Security
8 5 (7.46%) BGP
8 5 (7.46%) SSL
8 5 (7.46%) WLAN
9 4 (5.97%) IGRP
9 4 (5.97%) IPsec
9 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
9 4 (5.97%) NAS
9 4 (5.97%) NGN
9 4 (5.97%) SAN
9 4 (5.97%) SSH
9 4 (5.97%) VRRP
General
1 4 (5.97%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.49%) Finance
2 1 (1.49%) Publishing
2 1 (1.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (64.18%) Network Engineer
2 30 (44.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (7.46%) Consultant
3 5 (7.46%) Presales Consultant
3 5 (7.46%) Security Consultant
3 5 (7.46%) Security Presales Consultant
4 4 (5.97%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (5.97%) Network Specialist
4 4 (5.97%) Security Engineer
5 3 (4.48%) IT Manager
5 3 (4.48%) IT Technical Manager
5 3 (4.48%) Technical Manager
6 2 (2.99%) Account Director
6 2 (2.99%) Designer
6 2 (2.99%) Network Designer
6 2 (2.99%) Sales Director
6 2 (2.99%) Security Sales Director
7 1 (1.49%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (1.49%) 2nd Line Support
7 1 (1.49%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 35 (52.24%) Data Centre
2 28 (41.79%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.49%) CMDB
3 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (1.49%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.97%) Windows
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Server
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (5.97%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (53.73%) Service Delivery
2 32 (47.76%) Mentoring
3 31 (46.27%) ITIL
4 30 (44.78%) Continuous Improvement
5 29 (43.28%) Root Cause Analysis
6 28 (41.79%) Software Engineering
7 27 (40.30%) Network Management
8 16 (23.88%) Presales
9 8 (11.94%) Line Management
10 7 (10.45%) Load Balancing
10 7 (10.45%) Network Design
11 6 (8.96%) Project Management
12 4 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
13 2 (2.99%) Business Development
13 2 (2.99%) Cybersecurity
13 2 (2.99%) ITIL V3
14 1 (1.49%) Incident Management
14 1 (1.49%) Requirements Analysis
14 1 (1.49%) Service Management
14 1 (1.49%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 28 (41.79%) Degree
2 27 (40.30%) ITIL Certification
3 21 (31.34%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (22.39%) CCNA
5 14 (20.90%) CCNP
6 4 (5.97%) MCSA
6 4 (5.97%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (4.48%) MCITP
7 3 (4.48%) MCSE
7 3 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.99%) MOS
9 1 (1.49%) CCDP
9 1 (1.49%) CCSE
9 1 (1.49%) CISSP
9 1 (1.49%) IISP
9 1 (1.49%) ISSAP
9 1 (1.49%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.49%) PMI Certification
9 1 (1.49%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
1 4 (5.97%) Hyper-V
1 4 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.97%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (5.97%) Backup Exec
3 2 (2.99%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.49%) QRadar
Vendors
1 65 (97.01%) Cisco
2 53 (79.10%) CheckPoint
3 44 (65.67%) HP
4 16 (23.88%) F5
5 13 (19.40%) Palo Alto
6 10 (14.93%) Huawei
7 9 (13.43%) Aruba
8 8 (11.94%) Juniper
9 6 (8.96%) Forcepoint
9 6 (8.96%) Meraki
9 6 (8.96%) Microsoft
10 5 (7.46%) Blue Coat
10 5 (7.46%) Brocade
10 5 (7.46%) Imperva
11 4 (5.97%) Aerohive Networks
11 4 (5.97%) Citrix
11 4 (5.97%) Extreme Networks
11 4 (5.97%) Sourcefire
11 4 (5.97%) Veeam
11 4 (5.97%) VMware