Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > North West
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 339 337 364
Rank change year-on-year -2 +27 +11
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 35 18 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.56% 2.08% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 32 15 12
North West median annual salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.00% -11.76% +47.83%
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,000
90th Percentile £61,150 £50,500 £49,875
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +9.89% -9.00% +5.26%

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 983 864 887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.47% 6.93% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 764 682 687
North West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,325 £26,000
90th Percentile £68,375 £58,750 £60,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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
Manchester -6 16 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire -13 14 £48,500 +29.33%
Lancashire +3 4 £35,000 +3.70%
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, IT jobs citing FortiGate also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the North West region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 31 (88.57%) Cisco
3 22 (62.86%) CCNP
3 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (60.00%) Juniper
5 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
6 16 (45.71%) VPN
7 13 (37.14%) LAN
7 13 (37.14%) Cisco ASA
8 11 (31.43%) IPsec
8 11 (31.43%) BGP
8 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
9 10 (28.57%) OSPF
9 10 (28.57%) Linux
10 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
10 9 (25.71%) CCIE
11 8 (22.86%) Ethernet
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS
11 8 (22.86%) Finance
11 8 (22.86%) Multicast
12 7 (20.00%) HSRP
12 7 (20.00%) Cacti
12 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
12 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
12 7 (20.00%) Network Security
12 7 (20.00%) BT 21CN
12 7 (20.00%) WAN
12 7 (20.00%) IPv4
12 7 (20.00%) IPv6
12 7 (20.00%) Python

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:

Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 33 (94.29%) Firewall
2 16 (45.71%) VPN
3 13 (37.14%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 11 (31.43%) BGP
4 11 (31.43%) IPsec
4 11 (31.43%) TCP/IP
5 10 (28.57%) OSPF
6 8 (22.86%) Cisco IOS
6 8 (22.86%) Ethernet
6 8 (22.86%) Multicast
7 7 (20.00%) BT 21CN
7 7 (20.00%) HSRP
7 7 (20.00%) IPv4
7 7 (20.00%) IPv6
7 7 (20.00%) L2TP
7 7 (20.00%) MPLS
7 7 (20.00%) Network Security
7 7 (20.00%) RSVP
7 7 (20.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) GIS
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Financial Institution
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
3 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Network Engineer
2 10 (28.57%) Operations Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (22.86%) Firewall Engineer
4 7 (20.00%) IP Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
5 5 (14.29%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Network Specialist
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SOC Analyst
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) Network Design Specialist
8 2 (5.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 2 (5.71%) Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Firewall Consultant
8 2 (5.71%) Security Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 1 (2.86%) 2nd Line Technical Support
9 1 (2.86%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 3 (8.57%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.86%) Algorithms
2 1 (2.86%) Clustering
2 1 (2.86%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Unix
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) ITIL
2 6 (17.14%) Kalman Filter
3 5 (14.29%) Use Case
3 5 (14.29%) Web Filtering
4 4 (11.43%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Information Security
4 4 (11.43%) SIEM
4 4 (11.43%) Threat Intelligence
4 4 (11.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 3 (8.57%) IT Strategy
5 3 (8.57%) Network Design
6 2 (5.71%) Break/Fix
6 2 (5.71%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (2.86%) Deep Packet Inspection
7 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (2.86%) High Availability
7 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.86%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (2.86%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.00%) Python
2 5 (14.29%) C
3 4 (11.43%) Bash Shell
3 4 (11.43%) Perl
3 4 (11.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 22 (62.86%) CCNP
1 22 (62.86%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (25.71%) CCIE
3 5 (14.29%) CCNA
3 5 (14.29%) CISSP
3 5 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 4 (11.43%) CISA
4 4 (11.43%) CISM
4 4 (11.43%) SANS
5 3 (8.57%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) A+ Certification
6 2 (5.71%) MCP
6 2 (5.71%) MCSA
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (5.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.14%) SLA
2 4 (11.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (11.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) Cacti
1 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (8.57%) TrustSec
3 1 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) Juniper
3 17 (48.57%) CheckPoint
4 7 (20.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (17.14%) BT
5 6 (17.14%) Palo Alto
6 5 (14.29%) Blue Coat
7 4 (11.43%) F5
7 4 (11.43%) Fortinet
8 3 (8.57%) Citrix
9 2 (5.71%) Microsoft
9 2 (5.71%) NETGEAR
9 2 (5.71%) Redback
10 1 (2.86%) HP
10 1 (2.86%) Meraki
10 1 (2.86%) NetApp
10 1 (2.86%) VMware