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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 16 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
England > South East
6 months to
16 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 454 423 310
Rank change year-on-year -31 -113 +192
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 37 21 19
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.17% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.34% 0.81% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 35 21 16
10th Percentile £49,500 £41,250 £33,000
25th Percentile £62,500 £46,250 £40,125
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £75,000 £66,000 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +13.64% +46.67% -23.40%
75th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £62,500
90th Percentile - £75,000 £70,625
England median annual salary £54,000 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year -6.09% +15.00% -7.83%

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 2,753 2,605 1,274
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 12.80% 15.63% 12.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1,802 1,656 1,026
10th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £33,250
25th Percentile £43,500 £45,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £60,000 £53,500
Median % change year-on-year - +12.15% +1.90%
75th Percentile £81,250 £75,000 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £80,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% +4.17%

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 16 August 2022.

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 16 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Thames Valley -16 22 £75,000 +57.89% 2
Buckinghamshire -28 13 £75,000 +76.47%
West Sussex - 12 £75,000 -
Oxfordshire -18 5 £51,000 +26.71% 1
Berkshire +2 4 £67,500 +42.11% 1
Hampshire -5 2 £56,250 -19.64%
Surrey -51 1 £65,000 -2.62%
FortiGate
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 2022, 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 25 (67.57%) Fortinet
2 20 (54.05%) Firewall
3 19 (51.35%) LAN
3 19 (51.35%) WAN
4 17 (45.95%) SaaS
5 16 (43.24%) Sophos
6 14 (37.84%) VPN
6 14 (37.84%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
7 13 (35.14%) AWS
7 13 (35.14%) Network Security
7 13 (35.14%) Project Management
7 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
8 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
8 12 (32.43%) Sony
8 12 (32.43%) Data Protection
8 12 (32.43%) Extreme Networks
8 12 (32.43%) Data Privacy
8 12 (32.43%) Hybrid Cloud
8 12 (32.43%) Public Cloud
8 12 (32.43%) Cyber Resilience
8 12 (32.43%) Rubrik
9 11 (29.73%) MITRE ATT&CK
9 11 (29.73%) CrowdStrike
9 11 (29.73%) Tanium
9 11 (29.73%) GRC
9 11 (29.73%) Cyber Essentials
9 11 (29.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 11 (29.73%) Okta
9 11 (29.73%) OneTrust

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 (5.41%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.70%) IIS
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 17 (45.95%) SaaS
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft 365
3 13 (35.14%) AWS
4 12 (32.43%) Rubrik
5 4 (10.81%) Azure
5 4 (10.81%) PaaS
6 1 (2.70%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 20 (54.05%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) LAN
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 14 (37.84%) VPN
4 13 (35.14%) Network Security
4 13 (35.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.41%) NAS
5 2 (5.41%) SD-WAN
5 2 (5.41%) Wireless
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Firepower
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco ISE
6 1 (2.70%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.70%) NGFW
6 1 (2.70%) SAN
6 1 (2.70%) VSAN
6 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Burp Suite
1 11 (29.73%) Log4j
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Social Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Legal
3 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Military
Job Titles
1 14 (37.84%) Consultant
2 12 (32.43%) AWS Consultant
2 12 (32.43%) Cloud Consultant
2 12 (32.43%) Senior Consultant
3 9 (24.32%) Head of Information
3 9 (24.32%) Head of Information Security
3 9 (24.32%) Head of Security
4 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 4 (10.81%) Technical Architect
6 3 (8.11%) Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Administrator
7 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Information Security Manager
7 2 (5.41%) Network Consultant
7 2 (5.41%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.70%) Junior
8 1 (2.70%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (2.70%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 14 (37.84%) Data Centre
2 12 (32.43%) Hybrid Cloud
2 12 (32.43%) Public Cloud
3 11 (29.73%) Management Information System
4 4 (10.81%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.70%) Clustering
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
1 2 (5.41%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) Project Management
2 12 (32.43%) Cyber Resilience
2 12 (32.43%) Data Privacy
2 12 (32.43%) Data Protection
2 12 (32.43%) Service Delivery
3 11 (29.73%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (29.73%) Information Management
3 11 (29.73%) Information Security
3 11 (29.73%) MITRE ATT&CK
3 11 (29.73%) OWASP
3 11 (29.73%) Penetration Testing
3 11 (29.73%) Risk Management
3 11 (29.73%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 11 (29.73%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (13.51%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (10.81%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
5 4 (10.81%) Service Management
5 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
6 3 (8.11%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (16.22%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (13.51%) CCNP
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.70%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIE
4 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
4 1 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (29.73%) Cyber Essentials
1 11 (29.73%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 11 (29.73%) GDPR
1 11 (29.73%) GRC
1 11 (29.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 11 (29.73%) NIST
System Software
1 8 (21.62%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.11%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.70%) NFS
4 1 (2.70%) Terminal Services
4 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 11 (29.73%) Nessus
1 11 (29.73%) Trend Micro Deep Security
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
3 1 (2.70%) Ansible
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
3 1 (2.70%) SmoothWall
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Fortinet
2 16 (43.24%) Sophos
3 12 (32.43%) Extreme Networks
3 12 (32.43%) Sony
4 11 (29.73%) CrowdStrike
4 11 (29.73%) Forcepoint
4 11 (29.73%) IBM
4 11 (29.73%) Okta
4 11 (29.73%) OneTrust
4 11 (29.73%) Qualys
4 11 (29.73%) Tanium
5 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
6 7 (18.92%) Cisco
7 3 (8.11%) CheckPoint
7 3 (8.11%) VMware
8 2 (5.41%) F5
8 2 (5.41%) Meraki
9 1 (2.70%) Aruba
9 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
9 1 (2.70%) WatchGuard