Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 926 992 918
Rank change year-on-year +66 -74 +172
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 144 160 259
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.099% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.89% 1.09% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 116 148 197
England median annual salary £48,750 £48,250 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.04% +6.04% -9.00%
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £69,500 £76,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -6.74%

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 16,191 14,700 14,690
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 11.47% 9.05% 8.91%
Number of salaries quoted 12,721 12,135 11,979
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK median annual salary £57,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.57% +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 22 January 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 22 January 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
London +39 58 £62,500 +13.64% 6
North of England +41 27 £40,000 +14.29% 9
North West +35 24 £40,000 +3.23% 6
East of England +45 20 £41,500 -30.83% 1
South East +23 15 £47,500 - 4
South West +32 13 £57,500 +64.29%
Midlands +49 11 £36,500 -23.16% 1
East Midlands - 7 £30,000 -
West Midlands +40 4 £53,250 +12.11% 1
Yorkshire +17 3 £39,750 +13.57% 3
FortiGate
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 116 (80.56%) Firewall
2 115 (79.86%) Cisco
3 58 (40.28%) Cisco ASA
4 51 (35.42%) Citrix
5 50 (34.72%) CheckPoint
6 48 (33.33%) Juniper
7 46 (31.94%) Cisco Certification
8 45 (31.25%) WAN
9 44 (30.56%) Fortinet
10 42 (29.17%) Linux
11 37 (25.69%) Data Centre
12 36 (25.00%) BGP
13 35 (24.31%) Windows
13 35 (24.31%) Network Security
14 34 (23.61%) F5
14 34 (23.61%) NetScaler
14 34 (23.61%) Palo Alto
15 32 (22.22%) LAN
15 32 (22.22%) CCNA
15 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
16 29 (20.14%) Active Directory
17 28 (19.44%) HP
17 28 (19.44%) SQL
18 26 (18.06%) CCNP
18 26 (18.06%) TCP/IP
19 25 (17.36%) SLA
19 25 (17.36%) MPLS
19 25 (17.36%) Wireless
20 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
21 22 (15.28%) Python

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 15 (10.42%) IIS
2 11 (7.64%) MS Exchange
2 11 (7.64%) Skype for Business
3 8 (5.56%) SharePoint
4 6 (4.17%) Apache
5 4 (2.78%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (2.78%) OpenStack
5 4 (2.78%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (3.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.69%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 23 (15.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (8.33%) PaaS
4 6 (4.17%) Office 365
5 5 (3.47%) IaaS
6 3 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (1.39%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.69%) Azure Functions
8 1 (0.69%) Azure Machine Learning
8 1 (0.69%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 116 (80.56%) Firewall
2 58 (40.28%) Cisco ASA
3 45 (31.25%) WAN
4 36 (25.00%) BGP
5 35 (24.31%) Network Security
6 34 (23.61%) NetScaler
7 32 (22.22%) LAN
8 26 (18.06%) TCP/IP
9 25 (17.36%) MPLS
9 25 (17.36%) Wireless
10 19 (13.19%) VPN
11 18 (12.50%) OSPF
12 15 (10.42%) IPsec
12 15 (10.42%) VLAN
13 14 (9.72%) Cisco Nexus
13 14 (9.72%) DNS
14 13 (9.03%) VoIP
15 12 (8.33%) HTTP
15 12 (8.33%) SAN
15 12 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (8.33%) Azure SQL Database
2 9 (6.25%) SQL Server
3 3 (2.08%) MySQL
4 1 (0.69%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.69%) Power BI
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.69%) Jenkins
General
1 18 (12.50%) Finance
2 14 (9.72%) Telecoms
3 6 (4.17%) Retail
4 5 (3.47%) Banking
5 2 (1.39%) Marketing
6 1 (0.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 68 (47.22%) Network Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 19 (13.19%) Architect
3 17 (11.81%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 15 (10.42%) Cloud Architect
5 14 (9.72%) Juniper Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Azure Architect
6 11 (7.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Senior Network Engineer
6 11 (7.64%) Support Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Administrator
7 9 (6.25%) Consultant
7 9 (6.25%) Data Centre Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
7 9 (6.25%) Security Engineer
8 8 (5.56%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.33%) JSON
2 3 (2.08%) WCF
3 2 (1.39%) HTML
3 2 (1.39%) SAML
4 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.69%) LDAP
4 1 (0.69%) OAuth
4 1 (0.69%) OpenID
Miscellaneous
1 37 (25.69%) Data Centre
2 18 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
3 6 (4.17%) Management Information System
4 5 (3.47%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (2.78%) Clustering
5 4 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
6 2 (1.39%) Apple TV
6 2 (1.39%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.69%) FlexPod
7 1 (0.69%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.69%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 42 (29.17%) Linux
2 35 (24.31%) Windows
3 18 (12.50%) Unix
4 17 (11.81%) Windows Server
5 14 (9.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (9.03%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.86%) Windows 10
8 4 (2.78%) AIX
8 4 (2.78%) Apple iOS
8 4 (2.78%) Mac OS X
8 4 (2.78%) Windows 8
9 3 (2.08%) CentOS
10 1 (0.69%) Android
10 1 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.69%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.11%) Change Management
2 15 (10.42%) Load Balancing
3 14 (9.72%) Identity Access Management
4 13 (9.03%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 13 (9.03%) Network Monitoring
5 12 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (8.33%) Collaborative Working
6 11 (7.64%) Customer Requirements
6 11 (7.64%) High Availability
6 11 (7.64%) Problem-Solving
7 9 (6.25%) Information Security
8 7 (4.86%) Business Continuity
8 7 (4.86%) Business Development
8 7 (4.86%) Network Design
8 7 (4.86%) Performance Optimisation
8 7 (4.86%) Presales
9 6 (4.17%) Business Continuity Management
9 6 (4.17%) Proactive Monitoring
9 6 (4.17%) Security Architecture
9 6 (4.17%) Storage Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (19.44%) SQL
2 22 (15.28%) Python
3 20 (13.89%) Bash Shell
3 20 (13.89%) PowerShell
4 9 (6.25%) Ruby
5 8 (5.56%) Perl
6 6 (4.17%) VBScript
7 4 (2.78%) C-shell
7 4 (2.78%) Korn
8 3 (2.08%) PHP
9 1 (0.69%) Apple Swift
9 1 (0.69%) C#
9 1 (0.69%) Java
9 1 (0.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 46 (31.94%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (22.22%) CCNA
3 26 (18.06%) CCNP
4 6 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.47%) MCSE
6 4 (2.78%) Security Cleared
6 4 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (2.08%) CCIE
7 3 (2.08%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (2.08%) Degree
7 3 (2.08%) GIAC
7 3 (2.08%) Master's Degree
7 3 (2.08%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.39%) CCDP
8 2 (1.39%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.39%) JNCIS
8 2 (1.39%) RHCE
8 2 (1.39%) VCP5
8 2 (1.39%) VCP6
9 1 (0.69%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (17.36%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.08%) QA
3 2 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.69%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.69%) GDPR
4 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 29 (20.14%) Active Directory
2 18 (12.50%) XenDesktop
3 13 (9.03%) XenApp
4 12 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (4.86%) Hyper-V
6 6 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 6 (4.17%) ProxySG
6 6 (4.17%) vSphere
7 4 (2.78%) NFS
7 4 (2.78%) Terminal Services
7 4 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (2.08%) Snort
9 2 (1.39%) vCloud
10 1 (0.69%) Docker
10 1 (0.69%) pfSense
10 1 (0.69%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (5.56%) SCCM
2 6 (4.17%) SCOM
2 6 (4.17%) vCenter Server
3 4 (2.78%) Ansible
4 3 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.08%) OSSEC
4 3 (2.08%) Puppet
5 2 (1.39%) Cacti
5 2 (1.39%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.69%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.69%) Graphite
6 1 (0.69%) HP Data Protector
6 1 (0.69%) Kubernetes
6 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.69%) Nagios
6 1 (0.69%) Nessus
6 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.69%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.69%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 115 (79.86%) Cisco
2 51 (35.42%) Citrix
3 50 (34.72%) CheckPoint
4 48 (33.33%) Juniper
5 44 (30.56%) Fortinet
6 34 (23.61%) F5
6 34 (23.61%) Palo Alto
7 32 (22.22%) Microsoft
8 28 (19.44%) HP
9 19 (13.19%) VMware
10 12 (8.33%) Forcepoint
11 11 (7.64%) Dell
11 11 (7.64%) Veeam
12 7 (4.86%) Arista
12 7 (4.86%) Aruba
12 7 (4.86%) Blue Coat
12 7 (4.86%) Red Hat
13 6 (4.17%) Avaya
13 6 (4.17%) IronPort
13 6 (4.17%) NetApp