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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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 907 742 731
Rank change year-on-year -165 -11 +10
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 225 117 155
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 0.84% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 199 103 138
10th Percentile £41,100 - £32,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £41,250 £37,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £52,500 £49,250
Median % change year-on-year +9.52% +6.60% -7.94%
75th Percentile £67,875 £67,750 £62,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +15.00% +5.26% -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 24,824 13,871 12,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 18.13% 17.01% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 12,359 10,600 9,605
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
25th Percentile £48,750 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £81,250
90th Percentile £103,750 £95,125 £95,000
UK median annual salary £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.00% +4.17% -

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 23 May 2022.

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 23 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -211 82 £56,150 -13.62% 10
South East -67 38 £75,000 +11.11% 4
North of England -97 35 £52,500 +16.67% 12
Midlands -48 26 £60,000 -7.69% 5
North West -90 25 £52,500 +16.67% 6
East of England -60 23 £50,000 -33.33% 7
West Midlands -32 17 £55,000 -26.67% 3
South West -33 16 £60,000 +33.33% 3
Yorkshire -47 8 £40,500 -32.50% 5
North East - 2 £37,250 - 1
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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.

1 167 (74.22%) Firewall
2 135 (60.00%) Cisco
3 91 (40.44%) Windows
4 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
5 80 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
6 76 (33.78%) WAN
6 76 (33.78%) Windows Server
7 71 (31.56%) Microsoft 365
7 71 (31.56%) Fortinet
8 68 (30.22%) Active Directory
9 62 (27.56%) CCNP
10 57 (25.33%) LAN
10 57 (25.33%) SD-WAN
10 57 (25.33%) Social Skills
11 56 (24.89%) Cisco ASA
12 55 (24.44%) Azure
13 52 (23.11%) VMware
14 43 (19.11%) Incident Management
15 41 (18.22%) CheckPoint
15 41 (18.22%) Palo Alto
16 40 (17.78%) CCNA
16 40 (17.78%) Information Security
17 39 (17.33%) Wireless
17 39 (17.33%) HP
17 39 (17.33%) Cybersecurity
18 38 (16.89%) Change Management
19 37 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
20 36 (16.00%) F5
20 36 (16.00%) Service Delivery
20 36 (16.00%) Linux

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 28 (12.44%) SharePoint
2 18 (8.00%) MS Exchange
3 10 (4.44%) Confluence
3 10 (4.44%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.44%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 10 (4.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 10 (4.44%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.33%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.44%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 71 (31.56%) Microsoft 365
2 55 (24.44%) Azure
3 23 (10.22%) AWS
4 18 (8.00%) IaaS
5 15 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (5.78%) OneDrive
7 12 (5.33%) PaaS
7 12 (5.33%) Power Platform
8 9 (4.00%) Azure Pipelines
9 4 (1.78%) Azure Sentinel
9 4 (1.78%) GCP
9 4 (1.78%) Google Workspace
9 4 (1.78%) Mimecast
9 4 (1.78%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 3 (1.33%) SaaS
11 2 (0.89%) Akamai
11 2 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.89%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.89%) GitHub
11 2 (0.89%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 167 (74.22%) Firewall
2 76 (33.78%) WAN
3 57 (25.33%) LAN
3 57 (25.33%) SD-WAN
4 56 (24.89%) Cisco ASA
5 39 (17.33%) Wireless
6 35 (15.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 34 (15.11%) Network Security
8 31 (13.78%) Wi-Fi
9 26 (11.56%) Cisco Firepower
10 25 (11.11%) BGP
11 23 (10.22%) OSPF
12 22 (9.78%) MPLS
13 21 (9.33%) NetScaler
14 20 (8.89%) VLAN
14 20 (8.89%) VPN
15 18 (8.00%) TCP/IP
16 17 (7.56%) Cisco Wireless
17 16 (7.11%) DHCP
17 16 (7.11%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.00%) Power BI
2 7 (3.11%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.33%) Amazon RDS
4 2 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.89%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 15 (6.67%) Burp Suite
1 15 (6.67%) Log4j
General
1 57 (25.33%) Social Skills
2 19 (8.44%) Finance
3 14 (6.22%) Documentation Skills
4 5 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.78%) Law
5 4 (1.78%) Multimedia
6 3 (1.33%) Legal
7 2 (0.89%) Automotive
7 2 (0.89%) French Language
7 2 (0.89%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.44%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.44%) Aviation
8 1 (0.44%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.44%) Military
8 1 (0.44%) Organisational Skills
Job Titles
1 60 (26.67%) Network Engineer
2 24 (10.67%) IT Engineer
3 23 (10.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 21 (9.33%) IT Support
5 17 (7.56%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 17 (7.56%) Security Engineer
5 17 (7.56%) Support Engineer
6 16 (7.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 15 (6.67%) Analyst
7 15 (6.67%) Network Specialist
8 14 (6.22%) Cloud Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) Cisco Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 13 (5.78%) Head of Information
9 13 (5.78%) Head of Information Security
9 13 (5.78%) Head of Security
10 12 (5.33%) Systems Engineer
11 10 (4.44%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
11 10 (4.44%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
12 9 (4.00%) LAN Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (7.56%) JSON
2 2 (0.89%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.89%) ARM Templates
3 1 (0.44%) COM
3 1 (0.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.89%) Data Centre
2 18 (8.00%) Public Cloud
3 17 (7.56%) Management Information System
3 17 (7.56%) Self-Motivation
4 12 (5.33%) Data Protection Act
5 11 (4.89%) Hybrid Cloud
6 6 (2.67%) EMC VNX
6 6 (2.67%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (1.78%) EPoS
7 4 (1.78%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.89%) Life Science
9 2 (0.89%) PKI
9 2 (0.89%) Renewable Energy
10 1 (0.44%) CCTV
10 1 (0.44%) Clustering
10 1 (0.44%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.44%) IBM Storwize
10 1 (0.44%) Media Streaming
10 1 (0.44%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 91 (40.44%) Windows
2 76 (33.78%) Windows Server
3 36 (16.00%) Linux
4 13 (5.78%) Windows 10
4 13 (5.78%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (5.78%) Windows Server 2016
5 11 (4.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (4.44%) Windows Server 2019
7 9 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (2.22%) Mac OS
9 4 (1.78%) Android
9 4 (1.78%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.89%) Unix
10 2 (0.89%) VMS
11 1 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.44%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (19.11%) Incident Management
2 40 (17.78%) Information Security
3 39 (17.33%) Cybersecurity
4 38 (16.89%) Change Management
5 37 (16.44%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (16.00%) Service Delivery
7 29 (12.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 28 (12.44%) Vulnerability Management
9 25 (11.11%) ITIL
9 25 (11.11%) Project Delivery
10 23 (10.22%) Presales
11 18 (8.00%) Migration
11 18 (8.00%) OWASP
12 16 (7.11%) Customer Requirements
12 16 (7.11%) Information Management
12 16 (7.11%) Kalman Filter
13 15 (6.67%) MITRE ATT&CK
13 15 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
13 15 (6.67%) Risk Management
13 15 (6.67%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.78%) PowerShell
1 31 (13.78%) Python
2 16 (7.11%) SQL
3 6 (2.67%) Perl
4 5 (2.22%) Bash
5 1 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 80 (35.56%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (27.56%) CCNP
3 40 (17.78%) CCNA
4 24 (10.67%) Security Cleared
5 22 (9.78%) SC Cleared
6 14 (6.22%) CCIE
6 14 (6.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (2.67%) CCIE Security
8 5 (2.22%) Degree
8 5 (2.22%) MCSE
9 4 (1.78%) MCP
10 2 (0.89%) CEH
10 2 (0.89%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (0.44%) CCSP
11 1 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 1 (0.44%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.44%) JNCIE
11 1 (0.44%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.44%) MCITP
11 1 (0.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 20 (8.89%) SLA
2 18 (8.00%) NIST
3 17 (7.56%) GDPR
4 16 (7.11%) Cyber Essentials
4 16 (7.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 15 (6.67%) GRC
6 1 (0.44%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 68 (30.22%) Active Directory
2 30 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.22%) Hyper-V
4 11 (4.89%) VMware NSX
5 9 (4.00%) Docker
6 7 (3.11%) vSphere
7 6 (2.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 6 (2.67%) XenApp
7 6 (2.67%) XenDesktop
8 5 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.89%) NFS
11 1 (0.44%) Firmware
11 1 (0.44%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.44%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (8.00%) Terraform
2 15 (6.67%) Nessus
2 15 (6.67%) Trend Micro Deep Security
3 11 (4.89%) Ansible
3 11 (4.89%) SCCM
4 10 (4.44%) Microsoft Intune
5 9 (4.00%) Kubernetes
6 6 (2.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 6 (2.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 6 (2.67%) XenMobile
7 2 (0.89%) Puppet
8 1 (0.44%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.44%) SCOM
8 1 (0.44%) Single Sign-On
8 1 (0.44%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 135 (60.00%) Cisco
2 82 (36.44%) Microsoft
3 71 (31.56%) Fortinet
4 52 (23.11%) VMware
5 41 (18.22%) CheckPoint
5 41 (18.22%) Palo Alto
6 39 (17.33%) HP
7 36 (16.00%) F5
8 34 (15.11%) Meraki
9 27 (12.00%) Veeam
10 25 (11.11%) CrowdStrike
11 21 (9.33%) Forcepoint
12 19 (8.44%) Aruba
12 19 (8.44%) Okta
13 18 (8.00%) Sophos
14 17 (7.56%) Zscaler
15 16 (7.11%) IBM
15 16 (7.11%) WatchGuard
16 15 (6.67%) OneTrust
16 15 (6.67%) Qualys