Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 321 338 314
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24 +23
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 28 19 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.27% 0.15% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.49% 1.65% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 46
North West median annual salary £50,000 £43,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +14.29% -2.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £42,850 £36,250 £32,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £48,750 £60,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% +4.40%

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 1,126 1,149 1,052
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 10.72% 9.19% 7.96%
Number of salaries quoted 812 940 879
North West median annual salary £48,750 £48,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.52% +12.79% +1.18%
10th Percentile £29,375 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%

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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +44 12 £51,000 +36.00% 1
Manchester +17 11 £50,000 +5.26% 3
Lancashire -12 5 £47,500 +35.71%
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 25 (89.29%) Firewall
3 20 (71.43%) Juniper
4 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (53.57%) F5
6 13 (46.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 12 (42.86%) BGP
7 12 (42.86%) CCNP
8 11 (39.29%) CCIE
9 10 (35.71%) VPN
9 10 (35.71%) Palo Alto
10 9 (32.14%) HSRP
10 9 (32.14%) Python
10 9 (32.14%) WAN
11 8 (28.57%) Banking
11 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
11 8 (28.57%) Network Design
11 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
11 8 (28.57%) Network Security
11 8 (28.57%) Symantec
11 8 (28.57%) OSPF
11 8 (28.57%) Wireless
11 8 (28.57%) Migration
11 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 7 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
12 7 (25.00%) Meraki
12 7 (25.00%) Finance
12 7 (25.00%) VRRP
12 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (21.43%) Network Management

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 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.57%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (3.57%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (89.29%) Firewall
2 13 (46.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 12 (42.86%) BGP
4 10 (35.71%) VPN
5 9 (32.14%) HSRP
5 9 (32.14%) WAN
6 8 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 8 (28.57%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) OSPF
6 8 (28.57%) Wireless
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
7 7 (25.00%) VRRP
8 6 (21.43%) IPsec
8 6 (21.43%) IPv6
9 5 (17.86%) BIG-IP
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (17.86%) IKE
9 5 (17.86%) LAN
9 5 (17.86%) VLAN
General
1 8 (28.57%) Banking
2 7 (25.00%) Finance
3 2 (7.14%) Retail
4 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (46.43%) Network Engineer
2 9 (32.14%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (28.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (25.00%) Engineering Specialist
4 7 (25.00%) Network Specialist
5 6 (21.43%) Security Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 5 (17.86%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (10.71%) Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Cisco Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Design Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Network Design Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Network Support
8 2 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Design Engineer
8 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.14%) 802.1X
1 2 (7.14%) SAML
2 1 (3.57%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Life Science
4 1 (3.57%) Mashup
4 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Linux
2 5 (17.86%) Unix
3 3 (10.71%) Windows
4 2 (7.14%) CentOS
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Load Balancing
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
1 8 (28.57%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) Network Management
3 4 (14.29%) Project Management
3 4 (14.29%) Technical Leadership
4 2 (7.14%) Antivirus Management
4 2 (7.14%) Architecture Roadmap
4 2 (7.14%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (7.14%) Critical Thinking
4 2 (7.14%) High Availability
4 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 2 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (7.14%) Proactive Monitoring
4 2 (7.14%) Product Management
4 2 (7.14%) Product Roadmap
4 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.14%) SOA
4 2 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Python
2 2 (7.14%) Bash Shell
2 2 (7.14%) Perl
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (42.86%) CCNP
3 11 (39.29%) CCIE
4 5 (17.86%) CCNA
5 3 (10.71%) JNCIP
6 2 (7.14%) TOGAF Certification
7 1 (3.57%) CCDP
7 1 (3.57%) CCIE Routing and Switching
7 1 (3.57%) MCSE
7 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.86%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) GPG13
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Active Directory
1 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (10.71%) vSphere
2 2 (7.14%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) Ansible
1 2 (7.14%) CA Spectrum
1 2 (7.14%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.57%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.57%) Cacti
2 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (3.57%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (3.57%) WSUS
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Juniper
3 15 (53.57%) F5
4 10 (35.71%) Palo Alto
5 8 (28.57%) Blue Coat
5 8 (28.57%) Symantec
6 7 (25.00%) Meraki
7 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
7 5 (17.86%) Darktrace
7 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
8 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.71%) VMware
9 2 (7.14%) CA
9 2 (7.14%) Citrix
9 2 (7.14%) HP
9 2 (7.14%) McAfee
9 2 (7.14%) Tufin
10 1 (3.57%) NetApp
10 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.57%) Veeam