Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 959 918 1037
Rank change year-on-year -41 +119 +56
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 169 278 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.03% 1.87% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 144 242 189
England median annual salary £48,750 £47,500 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.63% +4.40% -8.08%
10th Percentile £28,300 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £76,250 £57,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +4.40% -7.14%

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 16,447 14,879 16,731
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.38% 8.94% 8.94%
Number of salaries quoted 13,179 12,133 13,759
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,000 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%

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 14 August 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 14 August 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 -5 70 £55,000 +12.82% 12
South East -54 26 £58,750 +6.82% 3
East of England +44 25 £52,500 +23.53% 11
North of England -18 24 £45,750 +1.67% 4
North West -20 18 £45,000 - 1
Midlands +26 15 £32,250 -38.57% 2
South West +6 9 £55,000 +15.79% 1
West Midlands +27 7 £50,000 -9.09% 1
East Midlands +7 7 £30,000 -14.29% 1
Yorkshire +20 6 £46,500 -15.45% 3
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 14 August 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.

1 149 (88.17%) Firewall
2 121 (71.60%) Cisco
3 89 (52.66%) Windows
4 61 (36.09%) Juniper
5 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
5 59 (34.91%) WAN
6 57 (33.73%) LAN
6 57 (33.73%) Linux
7 53 (31.36%) VPN
8 52 (30.77%) Data Centre
9 51 (30.18%) Citrix
10 49 (28.99%) Active Directory
11 47 (27.81%) CheckPoint
11 47 (27.81%) Windows Server
12 46 (27.22%) Cisco ASA
12 46 (27.22%) VMware
13 44 (26.04%) Cisco Certification
13 44 (26.04%) BGP
14 41 (24.26%) CCNP
15 38 (22.49%) Office 365
16 37 (21.89%) Hyper-V
17 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
18 35 (20.71%) Network Security
18 35 (20.71%) Problem-Solving
18 35 (20.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 33 (19.53%) Palo Alto
20 31 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
21 30 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
21 30 (17.75%) DNS
21 30 (17.75%) OSPF

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 (15.38%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.83%) Skype for Business
3 19 (11.24%) IIS
4 12 (7.10%) SharePoint
5 11 (6.51%) Apache
5 11 (6.51%) Tomcat
6 10 (5.92%) JBoss
7 6 (3.55%) Office Communications Server
8 4 (2.37%) OpenStack
9 3 (1.78%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (1.18%) MS Project Server
10 2 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2003
11 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (1.78%) Acrobat
1 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.59%) Abaqus
3 1 (0.59%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.59%) Mathcad
3 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (1.18%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.59%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 38 (22.49%) Office 365
2 31 (18.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 25 (14.79%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.73%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (4.73%) Google Cloud Platform
4 8 (4.73%) SaaS
5 7 (4.14%) IaaS
6 6 (3.55%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.37%) PaaS
8 2 (1.18%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (1.18%) Azure Functions
8 2 (1.18%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (1.18%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (1.18%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 149 (88.17%) Firewall
2 59 (34.91%) WAN
3 57 (33.73%) LAN
4 53 (31.36%) VPN
5 46 (27.22%) Cisco ASA
6 44 (26.04%) BGP
7 35 (20.71%) Network Security
8 30 (17.75%) DNS
8 30 (17.75%) OSPF
9 26 (15.38%) SAN
10 25 (14.79%) DHCP
11 23 (13.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (13.02%) IPsec
12 22 (13.02%) TCP/IP
13 21 (12.43%) Wi-Fi
14 20 (11.83%) NetScaler
15 16 (9.47%) MPLS
15 16 (9.47%) SSL
15 16 (9.47%) VLAN
15 16 (9.47%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (16.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.33%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (4.73%) Blockchain
4 6 (3.55%) MySQL
5 5 (2.96%) Big Data
6 3 (1.78%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.59%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (5.92%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.73%) Maven
3 2 (1.18%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.59%) Burp Suite
4 1 (0.59%) GDB
4 1 (0.59%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.59%) sqlmap
General
1 22 (13.02%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Retail
3 10 (5.92%) Advertising
4 9 (5.33%) Marketing
5 8 (4.73%) Games
6 2 (1.18%) Legal
6 2 (1.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 64 (37.87%) Network Engineer
2 26 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
2 26 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 26 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (13.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 20 (11.83%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 19 (11.24%) Architect
6 17 (10.06%) Juniper Engineer
7 14 (8.28%) Consultant
8 13 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
8 13 (7.69%) Team Leader
9 10 (5.92%) IT Support
10 9 (5.33%) 2nd Line Support
11 8 (4.73%) Blockchain Architect
11 8 (4.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.73%) Solutions Architect
12 7 (4.14%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 7 (4.14%) Core Network Engineer
12 7 (4.14%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.73%) RabbitMQ
2 7 (4.14%) 802.1X
3 6 (3.55%) LDAP
4 4 (2.37%) SAML
5 3 (1.78%) OAuth
6 2 (1.18%) JSON
6 2 (1.18%) OpenID
6 2 (1.18%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.59%) .NET
7 1 (0.59%) Java EE
7 1 (0.59%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 52 (30.77%) Data Centre
2 22 (13.02%) Management Information System
3 20 (11.83%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (8.28%) Private Cloud
5 10 (5.92%) Replication
6 8 (4.73%) Bitcoin
7 6 (3.55%) Apple TV
7 6 (3.55%) Clustering
7 6 (3.55%) NHS
8 5 (2.96%) Fintech
8 5 (2.96%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (2.37%) Analytical Mindset
9 4 (2.37%) RSA SecurID
10 3 (1.78%) Computer Science
10 3 (1.78%) Driving Licence
10 3 (1.78%) Public Cloud
11 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Cloud
11 2 (1.18%) Enterprise Storage
11 2 (1.18%) FlexPod
11 2 (1.18%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 89 (52.66%) Windows
2 57 (33.73%) Linux
3 47 (27.81%) Windows Server
4 30 (17.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.83%) Unix
6 16 (9.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 10 (5.92%) CentOS
8 8 (4.73%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (4.14%) Ubuntu
9 7 (4.14%) Windows 10
9 7 (4.14%) Windows 7
10 6 (3.55%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.55%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.37%) Android
12 3 (1.78%) AIX
12 3 (1.78%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.18%) Debian
13 2 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.18%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.18%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (20.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 35 (20.71%) Problem-Solving
2 25 (14.79%) ITIL
3 21 (12.43%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (11.24%) Project Management
5 16 (9.47%) Information Security
6 13 (7.69%) High Availability
6 13 (7.69%) Migration
7 12 (7.10%) Customer Requirements
7 12 (7.10%) DevOps
8 11 (6.51%) E-Commerce
8 11 (6.51%) Resource Management
8 11 (6.51%) Service Delivery
8 11 (6.51%) Supplier Management
9 10 (5.92%) Open Source
10 9 (5.33%) ERP
10 9 (5.33%) Load Balancing
10 9 (5.33%) Network Design
10 9 (5.33%) Ticket Management
11 8 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 27 (15.98%) SQL
2 17 (10.06%) Python
3 7 (4.14%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.14%) Ruby
4 5 (2.96%) Perl
5 3 (1.78%) C
5 3 (1.78%) PowerShell
6 2 (1.18%) C-shell
6 2 (1.18%) Java
6 2 (1.18%) Korn
6 2 (1.18%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.59%) C#
7 1 (0.59%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 44 (26.04%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (24.26%) CCNP
3 25 (14.79%) CCNA
4 18 (10.65%) MCSE
4 18 (10.65%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (6.51%) ITIL Certification
6 10 (5.92%) JNCIP
7 9 (5.33%) JNCIS
8 6 (3.55%) JNCIE
9 5 (2.96%) MCSA
10 4 (2.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.78%) Degree
11 3 (1.78%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.78%) Security Cleared
12 2 (1.18%) CCIE
13 1 (0.59%) A+ Certification
13 1 (0.59%) CCA
13 1 (0.59%) CISSP
13 1 (0.59%) Citrix Certification
13 1 (0.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 9 (5.33%) SLA
3 6 (3.55%) PMBOK
3 6 (3.55%) PMO
4 4 (2.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.18%) GDPR
5 2 (1.18%) QA
6 1 (0.59%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.59%) GPG13
System Software
1 49 (28.99%) Active Directory
2 37 (21.89%) Hyper-V
3 36 (21.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (8.28%) XenApp
5 11 (6.51%) Snort
6 10 (5.92%) Docker
6 10 (5.92%) VMware Workstation
7 9 (5.33%) Virtual Machines
8 8 (4.73%) Firmware
9 6 (3.55%) Terminal Services
10 5 (2.96%) NFS
11 4 (2.37%) pfSense
11 4 (2.37%) VMware ESXi
12 3 (1.78%) vCloud
12 3 (1.78%) vSphere
12 3 (1.78%) XenDesktop
13 2 (1.18%) Squid
14 1 (0.59%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (10.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (5.33%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (5.33%) Cisco UCCX
3 6 (3.55%) Ansible
3 6 (3.55%) OSSEC
3 6 (3.55%) Puppet
4 5 (2.96%) Nagios
4 5 (2.96%) SCCM
4 5 (2.96%) Snorby
4 5 (2.96%) Suricata
5 4 (2.37%) NetBackup
5 4 (2.37%) Observium
5 4 (2.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (1.78%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.78%) HAProxy
6 3 (1.78%) Microsoft Intune
7 2 (1.18%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (1.18%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.18%) Opscode Chef
7 2 (1.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 121 (71.60%) Cisco
2 61 (36.09%) Juniper
3 59 (34.91%) Microsoft
4 51 (30.18%) Citrix
5 47 (27.81%) CheckPoint
6 46 (27.22%) VMware
7 33 (19.53%) Palo Alto
8 27 (15.98%) F5
9 26 (15.38%) Fortinet
10 23 (13.61%) Meraki
11 22 (13.02%) HP
12 21 (12.43%) Dell
13 17 (10.06%) SolarWinds
14 16 (9.47%) Veeam
15 15 (8.88%) Google
16 13 (7.69%) Apple
17 11 (6.51%) IBM
17 11 (6.51%) NetApp
17 11 (6.51%) SonicWALL
18 9 (5.33%) EMC