Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
27 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 698 969 869
Rank change year-on-year +271 -100 +187
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 378 186 290
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.28% 0.12% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.25% 1.16% 2.03%
Number of salaries quoted 133 165 234
England median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £34,500 £35,500 £24,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £65,000 £66,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +11.11% -5.26%

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 16,793 16,097 14,262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.60% 9.98% 8.87%
Number of salaries quoted 13,008 12,866 11,618
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,000 £32,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +219 256 £50,000 +11.11% 4
Yorkshire +185 233 £60,000 +29.03% 3
London +59 44 £62,500 +19.05% 1
Midlands +59 38 £68,750 +129.17% 1
West Midlands +53 35 £70,000 +112.12%
North West +37 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
South East +1 17 £56,250 +12.50% 1
East of England +63 12 £40,000 -33.33%
South West +34 11 £53,500 -2.73%
East Midlands +30 3 £43,750 +45.83% 1
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 361 (95.50%) Cisco
2 340 (89.95%) Firewall
3 304 (80.42%) Cisco ASA
4 284 (75.13%) Cisco Certification
5 273 (72.22%) Linux
6 264 (69.84%) VPN
7 262 (69.31%) WAN
7 262 (69.31%) OSPF
8 261 (69.05%) BGP
9 257 (67.99%) CCNP
10 256 (67.72%) MPLS
10 256 (67.72%) Fortinet
11 254 (67.20%) DNS
12 249 (65.87%) NetScaler
13 246 (65.08%) Python
14 244 (64.55%) Bash Shell
15 243 (64.29%) Network Security
16 239 (63.23%) Unix
17 236 (62.43%) IPsec
18 233 (61.64%) Change Control
19 230 (60.85%) Management Information System
20 229 (60.58%) Perl
21 227 (60.05%) Network Design
21 227 (60.05%) Cisco Nexus
22 226 (59.79%) Network Management
22 226 (59.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
23 225 (59.52%) CCNA
24 224 (59.26%) Service Delivery
25 221 (58.47%) Nagios
25 221 (58.47%) Broadband

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 17 (4.50%) Skype for Business
2 15 (3.97%) MS Exchange
2 15 (3.97%) SharePoint
3 13 (3.44%) Apache
4 11 (2.91%) IIS
5 7 (1.85%) Tomcat
6 5 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.26%) Confluence
7 1 (0.26%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 12 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.12%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 39 (10.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 30 (7.94%) Office 365
3 29 (7.67%) PaaS
4 28 (7.41%) IaaS
5 26 (6.88%) Azure Active Directory
6 22 (5.82%) Amazon AWS
7 11 (2.91%) Azure Functions
7 11 (2.91%) Azure Machine Learning
7 11 (2.91%) Serverless
8 2 (0.53%) SaaS
9 1 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 340 (89.95%) Firewall
2 304 (80.42%) Cisco ASA
3 264 (69.84%) VPN
4 262 (69.31%) OSPF
4 262 (69.31%) WAN
5 261 (69.05%) BGP
6 256 (67.72%) MPLS
7 254 (67.20%) DNS
8 249 (65.87%) NetScaler
9 243 (64.29%) Network Security
10 236 (62.43%) IPsec
11 227 (60.05%) Cisco Nexus
12 221 (58.47%) Broadband
13 219 (57.94%) ADSL
13 219 (57.94%) RIP
13 219 (57.94%) SMTP
14 27 (7.14%) Wireless
15 25 (6.61%) SAN
16 23 (6.08%) TCP/IP
17 22 (5.82%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.14%) Azure SQL Database
2 15 (3.97%) SQL Server
3 7 (1.85%) MySQL
4 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (1.32%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.53%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.26%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.26%) Redis
Development Applications
1 18 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.44%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.26%) GitLab
3 1 (0.26%) GoCD
General
1 43 (11.38%) Telecoms
2 19 (5.03%) Finance
3 4 (1.06%) Banking
4 2 (0.53%) Electronics
4 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
4 2 (0.53%) Marketing
5 1 (0.26%) Greek Language
Job Titles
1 217 (57.41%) Network Engineer
2 126 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 125 (33.07%) Network Security Engineer
4 72 (19.05%) Cisco Engineer
5 70 (18.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 66 (17.46%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 43 (11.38%) Developer
8 41 (10.85%) Product Developer
9 39 (10.32%) Switch Engineer
10 33 (8.73%) Architect
11 21 (5.56%) Cloud Architect
12 19 (5.03%) Network Specialist
13 17 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (4.23%) Firewall Engineer
15 15 (3.97%) Azure Architect
16 13 (3.44%) Consultant
16 13 (3.44%) Network Support
16 13 (3.44%) Senior Network Engineer
17 12 (3.17%) Support Engineer
18 10 (2.65%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.56%) SAML
2 18 (4.76%) JSON
3 13 (3.44%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.59%) WCF
5 1 (0.26%) ActiveMQ
5 1 (0.26%) LDAP
5 1 (0.26%) Middleware
5 1 (0.26%) Natural Language Processing
Miscellaneous
1 230 (60.85%) Management Information System
2 16 (4.23%) Data Centre
3 13 (3.44%) Self-Motivation
4 8 (2.12%) Clustering
5 7 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 6 (1.59%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (1.32%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.79%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.53%) Cloud Native
9 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
9 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.53%) Hybrid Cloud
10 1 (0.26%) Fintech
10 1 (0.26%) Life Science
10 1 (0.26%) Mashup
10 1 (0.26%) NHS
10 1 (0.26%) SCADA
10 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 273 (72.22%) Linux
2 239 (63.23%) Unix
3 48 (12.70%) Windows
4 19 (5.03%) Windows Server
5 15 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (2.91%) CatOS
8 7 (1.85%) AIX
8 7 (1.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (1.85%) Windows 8
9 6 (1.59%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (1.59%) Windows XP
10 4 (1.06%) CentOS
11 2 (0.53%) Mac OS
11 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.26%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.26%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.26%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (61.64%) Change Control
2 227 (60.05%) Network Design
3 226 (59.79%) Network Management
4 224 (59.26%) Service Delivery
5 220 (58.20%) Product Management
6 34 (8.99%) Presales
7 31 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 31 (8.20%) ITIL
8 30 (7.94%) Identity Access Management
9 20 (5.29%) Deployment Automation
10 19 (5.03%) Capacity Planning
10 19 (5.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 19 (5.03%) Project Management
10 19 (5.03%) Technical Leadership
11 18 (4.76%) Configuration Management
11 18 (4.76%) Mentoring
12 16 (4.23%) Continuous Improvement
13 15 (3.97%) Information Security
13 15 (3.97%) SIEM
14 14 (3.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 246 (65.08%) Python
2 244 (64.55%) Bash Shell
3 229 (60.58%) Perl
4 52 (13.76%) SQL
5 28 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.53%) C
7 1 (0.26%) C++
7 1 (0.26%) Java
7 1 (0.26%) PHP
7 1 (0.26%) Ruby
7 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 284 (75.13%) Cisco Certification
2 257 (67.99%) CCNP
3 225 (59.52%) CCNA
4 28 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 18 (4.76%) CCIE
6 16 (4.23%) JNCIP
7 14 (3.70%) CCDP
7 14 (3.70%) JNCIA
8 12 (3.17%) CCSP
8 12 (3.17%) JNCIE
9 10 (2.65%) Degree
10 9 (2.38%) MCSE
10 9 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (1.85%) CCIE Service Provider
11 7 (1.85%) RHCE
12 6 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
12 6 (1.59%) GIAC
12 6 (1.59%) Master's Degree
12 6 (1.59%) VCP5
12 6 (1.59%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 226 (59.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 220 (58.20%) ISO 9001
3 26 (6.88%) SLA
4 6 (1.59%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.53%) RMADS
6 1 (0.26%) GDPR
6 1 (0.26%) GPG13
6 1 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 55 (14.55%) Active Directory
2 26 (6.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (6.88%) XenApp
3 24 (6.35%) XenDesktop
4 20 (5.29%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (4.23%) vSphere
6 12 (3.17%) Docker
7 10 (2.65%) VMware ESXi
8 9 (2.38%) Hyper-V
9 7 (1.85%) NFS
9 7 (1.85%) vCloud
10 5 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
11 2 (0.53%) Firmware
12 1 (0.26%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 221 (58.47%) Nagios
2 19 (5.03%) Puppet
3 18 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (3.70%) Kubernetes
5 11 (2.91%) HP Data Protector
5 11 (2.91%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (2.91%) NetBackup
5 11 (2.91%) RANCID
5 11 (2.91%) Terraform
6 7 (1.85%) Cacti
7 6 (1.59%) HAProxy
7 6 (1.59%) Observium
8 5 (1.32%) Backup Exec
8 5 (1.32%) WSUS
9 4 (1.06%) Nessus
10 3 (0.79%) Ansible
11 2 (0.53%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.53%) LiteSpeed
11 2 (0.53%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.53%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 361 (95.50%) Cisco
2 256 (67.72%) Fortinet
3 169 (44.71%) Palo Alto
4 84 (22.22%) CheckPoint
5 56 (14.81%) Citrix
6 53 (14.02%) Juniper
7 51 (13.49%) Microsoft
8 35 (9.26%) VMware
9 32 (8.47%) Meraki
10 25 (6.61%) Veeam
11 24 (6.35%) F5
12 19 (5.03%) Oracle
13 13 (3.44%) Huawei
14 12 (3.17%) Red Hat
15 11 (2.91%) arcserve
15 11 (2.91%) CommVault
15 11 (2.91%) Draytek
15 11 (2.91%) HP
16 10 (2.65%) BT
16 10 (2.65%) NetApp