Period
to 11 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 11 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > North West
6 months to
11 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 308 336 349
Rank change year-on-year +28 +13 +7
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 18 25 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.18% 0.22% 0.28%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.73% 2.28% 3.69%
Number of salaries quoted 11 20 33
North West median annual salary £51,000 £38,250 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.33% -15.00% +20.00%
10th Percentile £46,250 £31,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £58,750 £43,750 £61,050
England median annual salary £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +22.22% -10.00% +10.50%

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 North West with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 1,043 1,096 1,002
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.48% 9.49% 7.60%
Number of salaries quoted 803 921 780
North West median annual salary £48,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.11% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £31,000 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,660 £72,000 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £53,730
% change year-on-year +9.09% +2.36% +7.46%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing FortiGate as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the North West

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate in the North West.

Salary trend for FortiGate in the North West

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate in the North West over the 6 months to 11 November 2019.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in the North West

FortiGate
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the North West region over the 6 months to 11 November 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
Cheshire +37 9 £51,000 +36.00%
Manchester +17 8 £53,750 +34.38% 3
Lancashire - 1 £47,500 -
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 11 November 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 North West region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (61.11%) Juniper
4 10 (55.56%) F5
5 9 (50.00%) CCIE
5 9 (50.00%) CCNP
6 8 (44.44%) Project Delivery
7 7 (38.89%) WAN
7 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (33.33%) Banking
8 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
8 6 (33.33%) LAN
8 6 (33.33%) Unix
8 6 (33.33%) Symantec
8 6 (33.33%) Migration
8 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
9 5 (27.78%) Finance
9 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
9 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
9 5 (27.78%) Azure
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
10 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (22.22%) Python
10 4 (22.22%) Project Management
10 4 (22.22%) BGP
10 4 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
11 3 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
11 3 (16.67%) CA Spectrum

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 2 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 5 (27.78%) Azure
2 3 (16.67%) AWS
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) Office 365
3 2 (11.11%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 7 (38.89%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (38.89%) WAN
3 6 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 6 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (22.22%) BGP
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (16.67%) Network Security
5 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
6 2 (11.11%) MPLS
6 2 (11.11%) OSPF
6 2 (11.11%) Skype
6 2 (11.11%) VLAN
6 2 (11.11%) VPN
7 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.56%) HSRP
7 1 (5.56%) IKE
7 1 (5.56%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Engineering Specialist
1 5 (27.78%) Network Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Network Specialist
2 3 (16.67%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Product Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Azure Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Cloud Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Design Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) SOA Architect
4 1 (5.56%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) JSON
1 2 (11.11%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Unix
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Project Delivery
2 6 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Technical Leadership
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Product Management
4 3 (16.67%) Product Roadmap
4 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Test Automation
4 3 (16.67%) TOGAF
4 3 (16.67%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (11.11%) Business Development
5 2 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (11.11%) Identity Access Management
5 2 (11.11%) Network Management
5 2 (11.11%) Open Source
5 2 (11.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Bash Shell
2 4 (22.22%) Python
3 2 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (50.00%) CCIE
2 9 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (16.67%) CCNA
4 2 (11.11%) TOGAF Certification
5 1 (5.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.56%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Ansible
1 3 (16.67%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (11.11%) Kubernetes
2 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (11.11%) Puppet
2 2 (11.11%) Terraform
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (61.11%) Juniper
3 10 (55.56%) F5
4 6 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 6 (33.33%) Symantec
5 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) CA
6 3 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Meraki
6 3 (16.67%) Tufin
7 2 (11.11%) Fortinet
7 2 (11.11%) Oracle
7 2 (11.11%) Palo Alto
8 1 (5.56%) Darktrace
8 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds