Period
to 22 September 2021

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

Fortinet FortiGate
England > South East
6 months to
22 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 413 296 498
Rank change year-on-year -117 +202 +23
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 23 8 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.13% 0.096% 0.074%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 0.72% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 23 8 9
10th Percentile £38,600 £39,900 £50,500
25th Percentile £46,250 £44,063 £53,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £66,000 £59,375 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year +11.16% +3.26% -23.33%
75th Percentile £71,250 £65,313 £61,250
90th Percentile £74,500 £73,750 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £50,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +20.00% -4.76% +3.45%

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 South East with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2,703 1,115 2,767
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 15.45% 13.42% 10.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1,634 911 2,182
10th Percentile £33,500 £34,250 £31,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £41,875 £41,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -
75th Percentile £75,000 £68,125 £67,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £58,750
% change year-on-year +4.00% +6.38% +6.82%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the South East

FortiGate
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for FortiGate in the South East

FortiGate
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing FortiGate in the South East over the 6 months to 22 September 2021.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in the South East

FortiGate
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 September 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
Thames Valley -93 10 £45,000 +2.86% 1
Hampshire -99 9 £70,000 -3.45% 1
Berkshire -72 6 £47,500 +11.76%
Surrey - 6 £66,750 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £40,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -53 1 £42,500 -5.56%
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 South East region with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) AWS
3 14 (60.87%) Azure
4 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
4 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
4 13 (56.52%) Cisco
5 11 (47.83%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
6 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (39.13%) F5
7 9 (39.13%) HSRP
7 9 (39.13%) VPN
8 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
8 8 (34.78%) Linux
8 8 (34.78%) Python
8 8 (34.78%) Perl
8 8 (34.78%) OSPF
8 8 (34.78%) BGP
8 8 (34.78%) VMware
8 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
9 7 (30.43%) IPsec
9 7 (30.43%) Service Management
9 7 (30.43%) MPLS
9 7 (30.43%) LAN
9 7 (30.43%) WAN
9 7 (30.43%) VLAN
10 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
10 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
10 6 (26.09%) Network Security
10 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (8.70%) IIS
1 2 (8.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 15 (65.22%) AWS
2 14 (60.87%) Azure
3 5 (21.74%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (21.74%) Cloudflare
3 5 (21.74%) IaaS
3 5 (21.74%) PaaS
3 5 (21.74%) SaaS
4 4 (17.39%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 2 (8.70%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (82.61%) Firewall
2 9 (39.13%) HSRP
2 9 (39.13%) VPN
3 8 (34.78%) BGP
3 8 (34.78%) OSPF
3 8 (34.78%) TCP/IP
4 7 (30.43%) IPsec
4 7 (30.43%) LAN
4 7 (30.43%) MPLS
4 7 (30.43%) VLAN
4 7 (30.43%) WAN
5 6 (26.09%) Network Security
5 6 (26.09%) SAN
5 6 (26.09%) SD-WAN
5 6 (26.09%) Spanning Tree
5 6 (26.09%) TACACS
5 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
5 6 (26.09%) Wireshark
6 5 (21.74%) DMVPN
6 5 (21.74%) EIGRP
General
1 5 (21.74%) Social Skills
2 2 (8.70%) Military
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Network Engineer
2 7 (30.43%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (26.09%) IP Engineer
4 5 (21.74%) Senior IP Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IP Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) IP Network Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior Design Engineer
5 3 (13.04%) Senior IP Design Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Lead Network Engineer
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (8.70%) Senior IP Network Engineer
7 1 (4.35%) Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (26.09%) Data Centre
1 6 (26.09%) Private Cloud
2 5 (21.74%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 5 (21.74%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (13.04%) PKI
4 2 (8.70%) Clustering
4 2 (8.70%) Self-Motivation
5 1 (4.35%) iPad
5 1 (4.35%) Legacy Systems
Operating Systems
1 11 (47.83%) Windows
2 8 (34.78%) Linux
3 6 (26.09%) Check Point GAiA
4 3 (13.04%) Windows 10
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2019
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) Service Delivery
2 10 (43.48%) Continuous Improvement
3 7 (30.43%) Service Management
4 6 (26.09%) Availability Management
4 6 (26.09%) Data-Flow Analysis
4 6 (26.09%) ITIL
4 6 (26.09%) Load Balancing
5 5 (21.74%) Cloud Operations
5 5 (21.74%) DDoS Mitigation
5 5 (21.74%) E-Commerce
5 5 (21.74%) Infrastructure as Code
5 5 (21.74%) Migration
6 4 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (17.39%) Configuration Management
6 4 (17.39%) DevOps
6 4 (17.39%) High Availability
6 4 (17.39%) Kalman Filter
6 4 (17.39%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (17.39%) Network Virtualisation
7 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (34.78%) Perl
1 8 (34.78%) Python
2 6 (26.09%) Bash Shell
3 3 (13.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (17.39%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
3 2 (8.70%) CCNP
3 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.35%) CCIE
4 1 (4.35%) Degree
4 1 (4.35%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (26.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (21.74%) Active Directory
3 4 (17.39%) Virtual Machines
3 4 (17.39%) VMware NSX
4 3 (13.04%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.70%) Firmware
5 2 (8.70%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.70%) NFS
5 2 (8.70%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.35%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (17.39%) SCCM
2 2 (8.70%) SCOM
3 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (4.35%) SmoothWall
3 1 (4.35%) vRealize
Vendors
1 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
1 13 (56.52%) Cisco
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 9 (39.13%) F5
4 8 (34.78%) Palo Alto
4 8 (34.78%) VMware
5 6 (26.09%) Extreme Networks
5 6 (26.09%) Meraki
6 5 (21.74%) Darktrace
6 5 (21.74%) Forcepoint
6 5 (21.74%) Proofpoint
7 4 (17.39%) Juniper
8 3 (13.04%) Aruba
8 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
9 2 (8.70%) Brocade
9 2 (8.70%) NetApp
10 1 (4.35%) Apple
10 1 (4.35%) CA
10 1 (4.35%) Red Box
10 1 (4.35%) ServiceNow