Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 16 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 954 923 953
Rank change year-on-year -31 +30 +175
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 160 243 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.15% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 1.64% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 135 211 213
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +4.40% -9.00%
10th Percentile £28,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £73,000 £77,500 £58,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year -5.26% +4.40% -9.00%

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 16,239 14,798 16,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.58% 8.99% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12,973 12,200 13,206
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.44%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in England

FortiGate
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for FortiGate in England

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in England over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in England

FortiGate
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the England region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +32 74 £57,500 +4.55% 8
North of England -10 27 £39,000 -13.33% 16
North West -10 24 £39,000 -13.33% 14
East of England +26 19 £29,000 -35.56% 3
South East -20 18 £70,000 +47.37% 8
Midlands +17 13 £30,000 -40.00% 4
South West +7 9 £62,500 +78.57% 1
East Midlands -8 9 £30,000 -14.29% 3
West Midlands +24 4 £50,000 - 1
Yorkshire +16 3 £39,750 -38.85% 2
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT 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 permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 146 (91.25%) Firewall
2 110 (68.75%) Cisco
3 74 (46.25%) Windows
4 73 (45.63%) Juniper
5 60 (37.50%) LAN
6 58 (36.25%) WAN
7 57 (35.63%) BGP
7 57 (35.63%) Cisco ASA
8 51 (31.88%) Data Centre
9 49 (30.63%) Cisco Certification
9 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
10 48 (30.00%) Linux
11 46 (28.75%) VPN
12 43 (26.88%) Citrix
13 41 (25.63%) Active Directory
14 40 (25.00%) CheckPoint
15 36 (22.50%) CCNP
16 35 (21.88%) OSPF
17 34 (21.25%) VMware
18 33 (20.63%) Windows Server
18 33 (20.63%) Network Security
19 32 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
20 31 (19.38%) Finance
21 30 (18.75%) IPsec
21 30 (18.75%) Hyper-V
21 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (18.75%) Office 365
22 29 (18.13%) Palo Alto
22 29 (18.13%) Wireless
22 29 (18.13%) HP

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 26 (16.25%) Skype for Business
2 25 (15.63%) MS Exchange
3 17 (10.63%) SharePoint
4 15 (9.38%) IIS
5 8 (5.00%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (3.13%) Apache
6 5 (3.13%) JBoss
6 5 (3.13%) OpenStack
6 5 (3.13%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.88%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (1.25%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.63%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Acrobat
1 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.25%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.63%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.63%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.63%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.88%) Sage 200
2 2 (1.25%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.63%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 30 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 30 (18.75%) Office 365
2 17 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (4.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 7 (4.38%) Mimecast
4 5 (3.13%) Google Cloud Platform
5 4 (2.50%) IaaS
5 4 (2.50%) PaaS
6 2 (1.25%) Azure Functions
6 2 (1.25%) Azure Machine Learning
6 2 (1.25%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (1.25%) SaaS
6 2 (1.25%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 146 (91.25%) Firewall
2 60 (37.50%) LAN
3 58 (36.25%) WAN
4 57 (35.63%) BGP
4 57 (35.63%) Cisco ASA
5 46 (28.75%) VPN
6 35 (21.88%) OSPF
7 33 (20.63%) Network Security
8 30 (18.75%) IPsec
9 29 (18.13%) Wireless
10 25 (15.63%) MPLS
11 21 (13.13%) Cisco Nexus
11 21 (13.13%) DHCP
11 21 (13.13%) TCP/IP
12 20 (12.50%) DNS
13 18 (11.25%) NetScaler
14 17 (10.63%) VLAN
14 17 (10.63%) VoIP
15 16 (10.00%) SAN
15 16 (10.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.88%) SQL Server
2 6 (3.75%) PostgreSQL
3 5 (3.13%) Blockchain
3 5 (3.13%) MySQL
4 3 (1.88%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.63%) Big Data
6 1 (0.63%) Power BI
6 1 (0.63%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (4.38%) Jenkins
2 5 (3.13%) Maven
3 2 (1.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.63%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.63%) GDB
4 1 (0.63%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.63%) sqlmap
General
1 31 (19.38%) Finance
2 9 (5.63%) Retail
3 6 (3.75%) Marketing
3 6 (3.75%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (0.63%) Advertising
5 1 (0.63%) Games
Job Titles
1 81 (50.63%) Network Engineer
2 29 (18.13%) Cisco Engineer
2 29 (18.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 25 (15.63%) Senior Network Engineer
4 24 (15.00%) Juniper Engineer
5 17 (10.63%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 17 (10.63%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 13 (8.13%) Consultant
7 12 (7.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 12 (7.50%) Data Centre Engineer
8 11 (6.88%) 2nd Line Support
8 11 (6.88%) Architect
8 11 (6.88%) Support Engineer
9 10 (6.25%) IT Support
10 9 (5.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 9 (5.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Analyst
10 9 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 5 (3.13%) LDAP
1 5 (3.13%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.25%) HTML
2 2 (1.25%) JSON
2 2 (1.25%) SAML
3 1 (0.63%) .NET
3 1 (0.63%) Java EE
3 1 (0.63%) Middleware
3 1 (0.63%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 51 (31.88%) Data Centre
2 15 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (8.13%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.75%) Apple TV
4 6 (3.75%) NHS
4 6 (3.75%) Private Cloud
5 5 (3.13%) Bitcoin
5 5 (3.13%) Fintech
6 4 (2.50%) Analytical Mindset
6 4 (2.50%) Renewable Energy
6 4 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (1.88%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.88%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.25%) FlexPod
8 2 (1.25%) Replication
9 1 (0.63%) Clustering
9 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
9 1 (0.63%) iPhone
9 1 (0.63%) RSA SecurID
9 1 (0.63%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 74 (46.25%) Windows
2 48 (30.00%) Linux
3 33 (20.63%) Windows Server
4 32 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 22 (13.75%) Unix
6 18 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (7.50%) Windows 10
8 8 (5.00%) Apple iOS
8 8 (5.00%) CentOS
8 8 (5.00%) Mac OS X
8 8 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.38%) Windows 7
10 5 (3.13%) Ubuntu
11 4 (2.50%) Android
12 2 (1.25%) Windows XP
13 1 (0.63%) Debian
13 1 (0.63%) Kali Linux
13 1 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.63%) VMS
13 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 19 (11.88%) Problem-Solving
3 15 (9.38%) ITIL
4 14 (8.75%) Information Security
4 14 (8.75%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (7.50%) Load Balancing
6 11 (6.88%) DevOps
7 10 (6.25%) Analytics
7 10 (6.25%) Project Management
8 9 (5.63%) ERP
8 9 (5.63%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.63%) Ticket Management
9 8 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (5.00%) Business Development
9 8 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
9 8 (5.00%) Migration
9 8 (5.00%) Network Design
9 8 (5.00%) Security Architecture
9 8 (5.00%) Server Monitoring
10 7 (4.38%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 23 (14.38%) Python
2 20 (12.50%) SQL
3 12 (7.50%) Ruby
4 9 (5.63%) Bash Shell
5 8 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (3.13%) VBScript
7 4 (2.50%) C-shell
7 4 (2.50%) Korn
7 4 (2.50%) Perl
8 3 (1.88%) PHP
9 2 (1.25%) Java
10 1 (0.63%) Apple Swift
10 1 (0.63%) C
10 1 (0.63%) C#
10 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 49 (30.63%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (22.50%) CCNP
3 27 (16.88%) CCNA
4 11 (6.88%) MCSE
4 11 (6.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (6.25%) JNCIP
6 9 (5.63%) JNCIS
7 6 (3.75%) JNCIE
8 5 (3.13%) MCSA
9 4 (2.50%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (1.88%) Degree
10 3 (1.88%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.25%) A+ Certification
11 2 (1.25%) CCIE
12 1 (0.63%) CCA
12 1 (0.63%) CISM
12 1 (0.63%) CISSP
12 1 (0.63%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (0.63%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.25%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.63%) SLA
3 6 (3.75%) PMBOK
3 6 (3.75%) PMO
4 4 (2.50%) QA
5 3 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.63%) GDPR
System Software
1 41 (25.63%) Active Directory
2 30 (18.75%) Hyper-V
3 26 (16.25%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (6.88%) Snort
5 9 (5.63%) VMware Workstation
6 8 (5.00%) Terminal Services
6 8 (5.00%) XenDesktop
7 7 (4.38%) Docker
7 7 (4.38%) XenApp
8 5 (3.13%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 5 (3.13%) pfSense
8 5 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (3.13%) vSphere
9 3 (1.88%) vCloud
10 2 (1.25%) ProxySG
10 2 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.63%) Firmware
11 1 (0.63%) NFS
11 1 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 11 (6.88%) SCCM
2 9 (5.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (5.00%) Ansible
3 8 (5.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 7 (4.38%) OSSEC
5 6 (3.75%) Puppet
5 6 (3.75%) SCOM
6 5 (3.13%) Nagios
6 5 (3.13%) vCenter Server
7 4 (2.50%) Observium
7 4 (2.50%) Snorby
7 4 (2.50%) Suricata
8 3 (1.88%) HAProxy
8 3 (1.88%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (1.88%) NetBackup
8 3 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.25%) HP Data Protector
9 2 (1.25%) Kubernetes
9 2 (1.25%) Opscode Chef
9 2 (1.25%) Terraform
Vendors
1 110 (68.75%) Cisco
2 73 (45.63%) Juniper
3 49 (30.63%) Microsoft
4 43 (26.88%) Citrix
5 40 (25.00%) CheckPoint
6 34 (21.25%) VMware
7 29 (18.13%) HP
7 29 (18.13%) Palo Alto
8 28 (17.50%) F5
8 28 (17.50%) Fortinet
9 26 (16.25%) Dell
10 18 (11.25%) Forcepoint
11 15 (9.38%) Apple
11 15 (9.38%) Veeam
12 13 (8.13%) Arista
13 11 (6.88%) EMC
14 10 (6.25%) SonicWALL
15 9 (5.63%) ProCurve
16 8 (5.00%) McAfee
16 8 (5.00%) Meru Networks