Period
to 22 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 6 months to 22 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 196 -
Rank change year-on-year +17 - -
Contract jobs citing FortiGate 23 11 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.46% 0.21% -
As % of the Systems Management category 3.30% 2.61% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 10 0
South West median daily rate £500 £344 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +45.45% - -
England median daily rate £485 £444 £375
% change year-on-year +9.24% +18.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 - -

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

All Systems Management Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 698 422 554
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 13.81% 8.03% 9.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 272 381
South West median daily rate £450 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.50% +3.00% -
10th Percentile £253 £226 £250
90th Percentile £600 £573 £550
England median daily rate £488 £463 £425
% change year-on-year +5.41% +8.82% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 6
South West median hourly rate £26.75 £47.50 £15.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.68% +212.96% -24.81%
10th Percentile £16.15 £24.52 £9.52
90th Percentile £47.00 £49.00 £19.63
England median hourly rate £19.40 £18.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +7.78% -20.00% +12.50%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the South West

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing FortiGate in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for FortiGate in the South West

FortiGate
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in the South West over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for FortiGate in the South West

FortiGate
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the South West region over the 6 months to 22 June 2018. 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Devon +8 8 - -
Gloucestershire +13 7 £550 +71.88% 1
Wiltshire - 3 £488 - 2
Dorset -8 2 £388 -13.89% 1
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
2 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (78.26%) Fortinet
4 17 (73.91%) CCNP
5 15 (65.22%) DMZ
6 13 (56.52%) CCNA
7 11 (47.83%) Windows
7 11 (47.83%) Internet
8 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
8 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
9 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (34.78%) Migration
9 8 (34.78%) ITIL
9 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
10 7 (30.43%) CCIE
10 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
10 7 (30.43%) SQL
10 7 (30.43%) IIS
10 7 (30.43%) MCSA
10 7 (30.43%) LAN
10 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
10 7 (30.43%) DNS
10 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
10 7 (30.43%) WSUS
10 7 (30.43%) PKI
10 7 (30.43%) SCCM

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 7 (30.43%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) DMZ
3 11 (47.83%) Internet
4 8 (34.78%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (30.43%) DNS
5 7 (30.43%) LAN
5 7 (30.43%) TCP/IP
6 3 (13.04%) BGP
7 2 (8.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (8.70%) VPN
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (4.35%) EIGRP
8 1 (4.35%) OSPF
8 1 (4.35%) RIP
8 1 (4.35%) SMS
General
1 2 (8.70%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (13.04%) Firewall Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) AWS Engineer
5 2 (8.70%) Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
5 2 (8.70%) Network Specialist
5 2 (8.70%) Operational Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Security Operations Manager
5 2 (8.70%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.35%) Architect
6 1 (4.35%) Network Designer
6 1 (4.35%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 7 (30.43%) PKI
2 1 (4.35%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.70%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) ITIL
1 8 (34.78%) Migration
2 6 (26.09%) Threat Management
3 2 (8.70%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (8.70%) Security Architecture
3 2 (8.70%) Security Monitoring
3 2 (8.70%) Security Operations
3 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (4.35%) Analytics
4 1 (4.35%) Data Governance
4 1 (4.35%) Power Management
4 1 (4.35%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
1 19 (82.61%) SC Cleared
1 19 (82.61%) Security Cleared
2 17 (73.91%) CCNP
3 13 (56.52%) CCNA
4 9 (39.13%) DV Cleared
5 7 (30.43%) CCIE
5 7 (30.43%) MCSA
5 7 (30.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (26.09%) CCDA
6 6 (26.09%) CCDE
6 6 (26.09%) CCDP
6 6 (26.09%) CCENT
7 2 (8.70%) CISSP
7 2 (8.70%) GIAC
7 2 (8.70%) ISACA
8 1 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (30.43%) Active Directory
1 7 (30.43%) Hyper-V
1 7 (30.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 7 (30.43%) SCCM
1 7 (30.43%) WSUS
2 2 (8.70%) OSSEC
Vendors
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Fortinet
3 8 (34.78%) Microsoft
4 7 (30.43%) Splunk
5 5 (21.74%) CheckPoint
6 2 (8.70%) LogRhythm
6 2 (8.70%) Palo Alto
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) HP
7 1 (4.35%) Qualys
7 1 (4.35%) VMware