Period
to 27 November 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 November 2021 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > Midlands
6 months to
27 Nov 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 306 203 301
Rank change year-on-year -103 +98 +66
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 18 15 30
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.17% 0.32% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.25% 2.33% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 24
10th Percentile £26,750 " £27,650
25th Percentile £28,000 £29,250 £33,133
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £39,250 £36,500 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +7.53% -14.12% +30.77%
75th Percentile £52,500 £52,813 £54,724
90th Percentile £57,500 £53,750 £85,375
England median annual salary £46,500 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +3.33% -18.18% +22.22%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,435 644 1,216
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 13.35% 13.86% 10.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1,123 495 927
10th Percentile £35,000 £31,250 £28,000
25th Percentile £42,250 £38,750 £36,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +5.56%
75th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £60,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,750 £71,250
England median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +9.09%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the Midlands

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for FortiGate in the Midlands

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing FortiGate in the Midlands over the 6 months to 27 November 2021.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in the Midlands

FortiGate
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 27 November 2021. 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
West Midlands -110 13 £47,500 +55.74% 8
East Midlands -55 7 £28,500 -32.94% 3
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 27 November 2021, 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 Midlands region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 10 (55.56%) VPN
4 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 8 (44.44%) Windows
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
4 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
4 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (38.89%) Palo Alto
5 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 7 (38.89%) BGP
5 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (33.33%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) Citrix
6 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (27.78%) SD-WAN
7 5 (27.78%) Azure
7 5 (27.78%) VMware
7 5 (27.78%) Network Design
7 5 (27.78%) Huawei
7 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) DNS
8 4 (22.22%) IIS
8 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
8 4 (22.22%) LAN

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 (22.22%) IIS
1 4 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 4 (22.22%) Skype for Business
2 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Azure
2 4 (22.22%) Microsoft 365
3 1 (5.56%) AWS
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (5.56%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 11 (61.11%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) VPN
2 10 (55.56%) Wireless
3 8 (44.44%) WAN
4 7 (38.89%) BGP
4 7 (38.89%) OSPF
5 5 (27.78%) DNS
5 5 (27.78%) SD-WAN
6 4 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (22.22%) LAN
6 4 (22.22%) Skype
6 4 (22.22%) VLAN
7 3 (16.67%) DHCP
7 3 (16.67%) HSRP
7 3 (16.67%) MPLS
7 3 (16.67%) Network Security
7 3 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (16.67%) SMTP
7 3 (16.67%) VRRP
8 2 (11.11%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Azure SQL Database
General
1 5 (27.78%) Telecoms
2 3 (16.67%) Manufacturing
2 3 (16.67%) Public Sector
3 2 (11.11%) Social Skills
4 1 (5.56%) Law
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 6 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (22.22%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) Design Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Network Design Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Firewall Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Private Cloud
2 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2016
2 4 (22.22%) Windows Server 2019
3 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 10
3 3 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.56%) CentOS
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Continuous Improvement
1 8 (44.44%) Service Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Network Design
3 5 (27.78%) Problem-Solving
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 4 (22.22%) Data Privacy
4 4 (22.22%) Operations Management
5 3 (16.67%) ITIL
5 3 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (16.67%) Presales
5 3 (16.67%) Proactive Maintenance
6 2 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Proactive Monitoring
6 2 (11.11%) Service Management
6 2 (11.11%) Storage Management
6 2 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
7 1 (5.56%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Perl
2 2 (11.11%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (33.33%) CCNP
3 4 (22.22%) SC Cleared
3 4 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 3 (16.67%) CCDP
5 2 (11.11%) CCNA
5 2 (11.11%) Degree
6 1 (5.56%) A+ Certification
6 1 (5.56%) CCIE
6 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
6 1 (5.56%) MCITP
6 1 (5.56%) MCSA
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (5.56%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (22.22%) Active Directory
3 3 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (11.11%) Firmware
5 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (22.22%) SCCM
1 4 (22.22%) SCOM
2 3 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (5.56%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 7 (38.89%) Palo Alto
4 6 (33.33%) Citrix
5 5 (27.78%) Huawei
5 5 (27.78%) VMware
6 4 (22.22%) Dell
6 4 (22.22%) Dell KACE
6 4 (22.22%) Juniper
6 4 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 4 (22.22%) Veeam
7 3 (16.67%) Fortinet
7 3 (16.67%) Sophos
8 2 (11.11%) Aruba
8 2 (11.11%) Meraki
9 1 (5.56%) Ericsson
9 1 (5.56%) F5
9 1 (5.56%) GENBAND
9 1 (5.56%) Mitel
9 1 (5.56%) Panasonic