Period
to 20 October 2019

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 20 October 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
20 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 633 985 927
Rank change year-on-year +352 -58 +53
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 443 159 240
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.10% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.70% 0.98% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 168 133 208
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +4.40%
10th Percentile £37,750 £28,000 £32,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £77,875
UK median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +22.22% -5.26% +4.40%

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 16,434 16,217 14,762
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.07% 10.64% 9.02%
Number of salaries quoted 12,541 12,910 12,187
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,635
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.49% +5.27%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 20 October 2019.

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 20 October 2019. 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
North of England +232 281 £51,000 +30.77% 5
Yorkshire +201 258 £52,500 +32.08% 2
London +112 92 £60,000 - 13
Midlands +66 41 £42,500 +41.67% 8
West Midlands +58 30 £49,362 -1.28% 6
North West +36 23 £51,000 +30.77% 3
South East +45 20 £55,000 -15.38% 8
East Midlands +30 11 £41,250 +37.50% 2
East of England +64 9 £42,000 +44.83% 2
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 20 October 2019, 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.

1 400 (90.29%) Cisco
1 400 (90.29%) Firewall
2 356 (80.36%) Cisco Certification
3 313 (70.65%) CCNP
4 302 (68.17%) Fortinet
5 300 (67.72%) Cisco ASA
6 296 (66.82%) BGP
7 288 (65.01%) MPLS
8 286 (64.56%) CCNA
9 285 (64.33%) Network Security
10 284 (64.11%) WAN
11 275 (62.08%) VPN
12 270 (60.95%) Linux
12 270 (60.95%) OSPF
13 268 (60.50%) DNS
14 254 (57.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 253 (57.11%) Python
16 252 (56.88%) IPsec
17 250 (56.43%) Service Delivery
18 248 (55.98%) NetScaler
19 245 (55.30%) Unix
20 242 (54.63%) Cisco Nexus
20 242 (54.63%) Change Control
20 242 (54.63%) Palo Alto
21 241 (54.40%) Product Management
22 240 (54.18%) Bash Shell
22 240 (54.18%) ISO 9001
23 239 (53.95%) Management Information System
24 232 (52.37%) Network Design
25 231 (52.14%) Network Management

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 13 (2.93%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.71%) Skype for Business
3 11 (2.48%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.45%) Confluence
5 2 (0.45%) IIS
Applications
1 11 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.35%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 36 (8.13%) Azure
2 33 (7.45%) Office 365
3 25 (5.64%) AWS
4 11 (2.48%) PaaS
5 9 (2.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.58%) SaaS
7 6 (1.35%) IaaS
8 3 (0.68%) Azure Functions
8 3 (0.68%) Azure Machine Learning
8 3 (0.68%) G Suite
8 3 (0.68%) Serverless
9 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) GCP
10 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.23%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 400 (90.29%) Firewall
2 300 (67.72%) Cisco ASA
3 296 (66.82%) BGP
4 288 (65.01%) MPLS
5 285 (64.33%) Network Security
6 284 (64.11%) WAN
7 275 (62.08%) VPN
8 270 (60.95%) OSPF
9 268 (60.50%) DNS
10 252 (56.88%) IPsec
11 248 (55.98%) NetScaler
12 242 (54.63%) Cisco Nexus
13 224 (50.56%) Broadband
14 223 (50.34%) RIP
15 222 (50.11%) ADSL
15 222 (50.11%) SMTP
16 47 (10.61%) LAN
17 45 (10.16%) DHCP
18 30 (6.77%) TCP/IP
19 27 (6.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (2.26%) Azure SQL Database
2 7 (1.58%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (0.68%) Maltego
6 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.23%) MySQL
6 1 (0.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.23%) Redis
6 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 11 (2.48%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.68%) Burp Suite
2 3 (0.68%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.68%) Metasploit
3 1 (0.23%) GitLab
3 1 (0.23%) GoCD
General
1 108 (24.38%) Telecoms
2 60 (13.54%) Finance
3 10 (2.26%) Banking
4 6 (1.35%) Public Sector
5 5 (1.13%) Retail
6 4 (0.90%) Local Government
7 3 (0.68%) Games
7 3 (0.68%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.23%) Electronics
8 1 (0.23%) Greek Language
8 1 (0.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 295 (66.59%) Network Engineer
2 199 (44.92%) Security Engineer
3 191 (43.12%) Network Security Engineer
4 154 (34.76%) Cisco Engineer
5 150 (33.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 147 (33.18%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 24 (5.42%) Network Specialist
8 23 (5.19%) Switch Engineer
9 22 (4.97%) Consultant
10 21 (4.74%) Network Support
11 20 (4.51%) Firewall Engineer
12 19 (4.29%) Support Engineer
13 16 (3.61%) Analyst
13 16 (3.61%) Network Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Network Security Analyst
14 15 (3.39%) Network Support Engineer
14 15 (3.39%) Security Analyst
15 14 (3.16%) Developer
15 14 (3.16%) Product Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (4.51%) 802.1X
2 12 (2.71%) SAML
3 9 (2.03%) JSON
4 8 (1.81%) LDAP
5 4 (0.90%) XMPP
6 2 (0.45%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) Middleware
7 1 (0.23%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 239 (53.95%) Management Information System
2 26 (5.87%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (4.29%) Data Centre
4 16 (3.61%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (2.93%) Public Cloud
6 9 (2.03%) Private Cloud
7 7 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.35%) CCTV
9 3 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 3 (0.68%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 3 (0.68%) Social Media
10 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.45%) Hedge funds
10 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) SCADA
11 1 (0.23%) Smart Meter
11 1 (0.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 270 (60.95%) Linux
2 245 (55.30%) Unix
3 39 (8.80%) Windows
4 15 (3.39%) CatOS
4 15 (3.39%) Windows Server
5 13 (2.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 12 (2.71%) Windows Server 2008
6 12 (2.71%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (1.58%) Mac OS
7 7 (1.58%) Ubuntu
7 7 (1.58%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (1.35%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.90%) CentOS
10 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.45%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 10
11 2 (0.45%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.23%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (56.43%) Service Delivery
2 242 (54.63%) Change Control
3 241 (54.40%) Product Management
4 232 (52.37%) Network Design
5 231 (52.14%) Network Management
6 41 (9.26%) ITIL
7 40 (9.03%) SIEM
8 30 (6.77%) DevOps
8 30 (6.77%) Technical Leadership
9 24 (5.42%) Problem-Solving
9 24 (5.42%) Project Delivery
10 23 (5.19%) Project Management
11 22 (4.97%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 21 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
12 21 (4.74%) Cybersecurity
12 21 (4.74%) Information Security
13 20 (4.51%) Agile Software Development
14 18 (4.06%) Analytics
14 18 (4.06%) Data Analytics
15 17 (3.84%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 253 (57.11%) Python
2 240 (54.18%) Bash Shell
3 228 (51.47%) Perl
4 21 (4.74%) SQL
5 16 (3.61%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.68%) Shell Script
7 2 (0.45%) C
7 2 (0.45%) C++
7 2 (0.45%) Java
7 2 (0.45%) PHP
7 2 (0.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 356 (80.36%) Cisco Certification
2 313 (70.65%) CCNP
3 286 (64.56%) CCNA
4 28 (6.32%) CCIE
5 15 (3.39%) CCSA
6 13 (2.93%) JNCIP
7 11 (2.48%) CCDP
7 11 (2.48%) Degree
7 11 (2.48%) Security Cleared
8 10 (2.26%) CCIE Service Provider
8 10 (2.26%) JNCIA
9 8 (1.81%) CCSP
9 8 (1.81%) JNCIE
10 7 (1.58%) SC Cleared
11 5 (1.13%) Computer Science Degree
12 4 (0.90%) JNCIS
12 4 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.68%) CISSP
13 3 (0.68%) HND
13 3 (0.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (57.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 240 (54.18%) ISO 9001
3 14 (3.16%) SLA
4 7 (1.58%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.90%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.90%) GDPR
6 3 (0.68%) RMADS
System Software
1 45 (10.16%) Active Directory
2 23 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (3.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (2.26%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (2.26%) XenApp
5 9 (2.03%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.81%) Firmware
6 8 (1.81%) XenDesktop
7 7 (1.58%) vSphere
8 5 (1.13%) Docker
8 5 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
8 5 (1.13%) VMware NSX
9 3 (0.68%) VMware Server
10 2 (0.45%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 222 (50.11%) Nagios
2 24 (5.42%) Nessus
3 16 (3.61%) RANCID
4 11 (2.48%) Puppet
4 11 (2.48%) Terraform
5 9 (2.03%) Kubernetes
5 9 (2.03%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
6 8 (1.81%) WSUS
7 7 (1.58%) Ansible
8 6 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
9 5 (1.13%) Backup Exec
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco CME
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
11 3 (0.68%) CA Spectrum
11 3 (0.68%) HP Data Protector
11 3 (0.68%) NetBackup
11 3 (0.68%) Nmap
11 3 (0.68%) OpenVAS
12 2 (0.45%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 400 (90.29%) Cisco
2 302 (68.17%) Fortinet
3 242 (54.63%) Palo Alto
4 95 (21.44%) CheckPoint
5 59 (13.32%) Juniper
6 46 (10.38%) F5
7 44 (9.93%) VMware
8 36 (8.13%) Meraki
9 33 (7.45%) Microsoft
10 31 (7.00%) Citrix
11 26 (5.87%) HP
12 20 (4.51%) Aruba
13 19 (4.29%) Huawei
13 19 (4.29%) SolarWinds
14 16 (3.61%) Blue Coat
14 16 (3.61%) Draytek
14 16 (3.61%) Qualys
15 15 (3.39%) ProCurve
16 13 (2.93%) Arista
16 13 (2.93%) Symantec