Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 713 682 988
Rank change year-on-year -31 +306 -120
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 152 395 190
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.30% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.32% 2.35% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 148 134 179
Median annual salary £50,000 £54,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.83% +8.50% +11.11%
10th Percentile £32,500 £37,575 £35,000
90th Percentile £77,150 £85,000 £65,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -13.04% +15.00% +13.64%

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 11,511 16,792 16,154
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.93% 12.63% 10.00%
Number of salaries quoted 9,041 12,978 12,882
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +4.76%
10th Percentile £35,000 £33,175 £32,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK median annual salary £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.70% +4.55% +4.76%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in England

FortiGate
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing FortiGate in England.

Salary trend for FortiGate in England

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing FortiGate in England over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +147 48 £65,000 - 1
South East +124 31 £45,000 -20.00%
North of England -76 30 £45,000 -10.00% 4
North West +77 17 £52,284 +10.07% 4
East of England +86 16 £50,000 +22.70%
Midlands +68 16 £34,023 -49.60% 1
Yorkshire -79 13 £43,750 -27.08%
West Midlands +57 12 £45,000 -35.71% 1
South West +90 11 £35,391 -33.85% 1
East Midlands +61 4 £29,250 -33.14%
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, 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.

1 124 (81.58%) Cisco
2 121 (79.61%) Firewall
3 65 (42.76%) WAN
4 63 (41.45%) Cisco Certification
5 62 (40.79%) Juniper
6 56 (36.84%) CheckPoint
7 46 (30.26%) VPN
8 44 (28.95%) MPLS
8 44 (28.95%) CCNP
9 40 (26.32%) LAN
9 40 (26.32%) Wireless
10 37 (24.34%) Palo Alto
11 36 (23.68%) OSPF
11 36 (23.68%) Network Security
12 34 (22.37%) CCNA
13 32 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
14 31 (20.39%) BGP
14 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
15 30 (19.74%) Windows
16 28 (18.42%) VMware
17 27 (17.76%) VLAN
17 27 (17.76%) Fortinet
18 23 (15.13%) Azure
19 22 (14.47%) Aruba
19 22 (14.47%) Wi-Fi
20 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (13.16%) Finance
21 20 (13.16%) Meraki
22 19 (12.50%) Presales
22 19 (12.50%) Banking

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 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.32%) IIS
3 1 (0.66%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (4.61%) MS Visio
2 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.13%) Azure
2 17 (11.18%) Office 365
3 9 (5.92%) SaaS
4 8 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
5 5 (3.29%) AWS
6 4 (2.63%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 2 (1.32%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.66%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 121 (79.61%) Firewall
2 65 (42.76%) WAN
3 46 (30.26%) VPN
4 44 (28.95%) MPLS
5 40 (26.32%) LAN
5 40 (26.32%) Wireless
6 36 (23.68%) Network Security
6 36 (23.68%) OSPF
7 32 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
8 31 (20.39%) BGP
9 27 (17.76%) VLAN
10 22 (14.47%) Wi-Fi
11 18 (11.84%) VPLS
12 17 (11.18%) TCP/IP
12 17 (11.18%) VoIP
13 16 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (7.89%) DHCP
14 12 (7.89%) Wireshark
15 11 (7.24%) IPsec
15 11 (7.24%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (1.32%) SQL Server 2019
Development Applications
1 3 (1.97%) Visual Studio
2 2 (1.32%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.66%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (13.16%) Finance
2 19 (12.50%) Banking
3 10 (6.58%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.95%) Retail
5 5 (3.29%) Law
5 5 (3.29%) Public Sector
6 4 (2.63%) Digital Economy
7 2 (1.32%) Electronics
7 2 (1.32%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.66%) French Language
8 1 (0.66%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 85 (55.92%) Network Engineer
2 21 (13.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 20 (13.16%) Cisco Engineer
4 18 (11.84%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 18 (11.84%) Security Engineer
5 16 (10.53%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 16 (10.53%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 15 (9.87%) Analyst
7 13 (8.55%) Network Security Engineer
8 10 (6.58%) Consultant
8 10 (6.58%) IT Support
8 10 (6.58%) Network Consultant
9 9 (5.92%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.26%) WAN Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Core Network Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) IT Engineer
11 7 (4.61%) Server Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) IT Support Engineer
12 6 (3.95%) Network Analyst
12 6 (3.95%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.63%) 802.1X
2 3 (1.97%) CSS
3 2 (1.32%) .NET
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (0.66%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (11.84%) Data Centre
1 18 (11.84%) Self-Motivation
2 8 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.61%) CCTV
4 6 (3.95%) Replication
5 4 (2.63%) FMCG
5 4 (2.63%) iPad
5 4 (2.63%) iPhone
6 2 (1.32%) Driving Licence
6 2 (1.32%) Wiki
7 1 (0.66%) Clustering
7 1 (0.66%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.66%) PMI
7 1 (0.66%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 30 (19.74%) Windows
2 18 (11.84%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 11 (7.24%) Linux
5 7 (4.61%) Windows 10
6 5 (3.29%) Windows Server 2019
7 4 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (1.97%) Windows Server 2016
9 1 (0.66%) CentOS
9 1 (0.66%) Debian
9 1 (0.66%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (0.66%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (12.50%) Presales
2 13 (8.55%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 13 (8.55%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (7.89%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (7.89%) Cybersecurity
4 11 (7.24%) Change Management
5 10 (6.58%) Load Balancing
5 10 (6.58%) Service Delivery
5 10 (6.58%) SIEM
6 9 (5.92%) Mentoring
6 9 (5.92%) Network Design
6 9 (5.92%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (4.61%) DevOps
7 7 (4.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (4.61%) Incident Management
7 7 (4.61%) ITIL
8 6 (3.95%) Change Control
8 6 (3.95%) Project Management
9 5 (3.29%) Data Privacy
9 5 (3.29%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.89%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) PowerShell
2 4 (2.63%) Python
3 2 (1.32%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.32%) PHP
4 1 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 63 (41.45%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (28.95%) CCNP
3 34 (22.37%) CCNA
4 12 (7.89%) Degree
5 8 (5.26%) JNCIP
6 7 (4.61%) Security Cleared
7 6 (3.95%) CCIE
7 6 (3.95%) MCSE
7 6 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (3.29%) CEH
8 5 (3.29%) CompTIA Security+
8 5 (3.29%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (3.29%) Network+ Certification
9 3 (1.97%) CCIP
10 2 (1.32%) CCDA
10 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
11 1 (0.66%) CCDP
11 1 (0.66%) CCIE Routing and Switching
11 1 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.66%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.26%) SLA
2 6 (3.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.95%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.66%) GDPR
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 14001
3 1 (0.66%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 21 (13.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (11.18%) Active Directory
3 13 (8.55%) Hyper-V
4 5 (3.29%) VMware NSX
5 4 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.97%) vCloud
7 1 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.66%) vSphere
7 1 (0.66%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (5.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (3.29%) Cisco CME
2 5 (3.29%) SCCM
3 4 (2.63%) Microsoft Intune
4 3 (1.97%) Jamf Pro
5 2 (1.32%) Ansible
5 2 (1.32%) WSUS
6 1 (0.66%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) HP NNM
6 1 (0.66%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (0.66%) Nagios
6 1 (0.66%) SCOM
6 1 (0.66%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.66%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 124 (81.58%) Cisco
2 62 (40.79%) Juniper
3 56 (36.84%) CheckPoint
4 37 (24.34%) Palo Alto
5 31 (20.39%) Microsoft
6 28 (18.42%) VMware
7 27 (17.76%) Fortinet
8 22 (14.47%) Aruba
9 20 (13.16%) Meraki
10 17 (11.18%) F5
10 17 (11.18%) HP
11 12 (7.89%) Extreme Networks
12 10 (6.58%) IronPort
13 9 (5.92%) Mitel
13 9 (5.92%) SolarWinds
13 9 (5.92%) Sophos
14 8 (5.26%) Brocade
15 7 (4.61%) Huawei
15 7 (4.61%) McAfee
16 6 (3.95%) arcserve