FortiGate Jobs

Fortinet FortiGate
UK

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies requiring FortiGate skills. It includes a benchmarking guide to the annual salaries offered in vacancies that cited FortiGate over the 6 months leading up to 12 June 2024, comparing them to the same period in the previous two years.

6 months to
12 Jun 2024
Same period 2023 Same period 2022
Rank 704 649 951
Rank change year-on-year -55 +302 -121
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 201 275 314
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.30% 0.18%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.03% 2.06% 0.98%
Number of salaries quoted 155 192 285
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £32,384
25th Percentile £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median % change year-on-year - -13.04% +9.52%
75th Percentile £62,500 £63,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,000 £47,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -1.05% -13.64% +12.82%

All Systems Management Skills
UK

FortiGate falls under the Systems Management category. For comparison with the information above, the following table provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies requiring systems management skills.

Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 9,915 13,333 32,089
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 9.02% 14.42% 18.57%
Number of salaries quoted 6,975 8,608 14,120
10th Percentile £32,500 £35,375 £37,500
25th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £61,000 £67,500 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year -9.63% -3.57% +7.69%
75th Percentile £83,750 £87,500 £85,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £105,000 £100,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £59,526 £58,000
% change year-on-year -7.60% +2.63% +5.45%

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing FortiGate over the 6 months to 12 June 2024.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing FortiGate within the UK over the 6 months to 12 June 2024. 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
England -14 184 £48,650 -2.70% 48
UK excluding London -86 150 £47,000 -1.05% 35
South East +21 78 £48,500 -8.06% 22
Work from Home -8 61 £48,800 -15.86% 21
London +76 46 £65,000 +8.33% 11
North of England -48 24 £42,500 -10.53% 2
Yorkshire +56 18 £50,000 +11.11%
Midlands -38 16 £38,750 -43.64% 6
Scotland -58 13 £50,000 +15.61%
West Midlands -9 11 £42,500 -45.16% 4
South West -58 10 £45,000 -5.26% 2
East of England -20 8 £47,500 -39.68% 4
East Midlands -31 5 £33,500 -44.17% 2
North West -72 4 £41,750 -12.11% 2
North East -21 2 £40,750 -47.42%
Wales -5 1 - -

FortiGate
Co-occurring Skills and Capabilities by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same employment type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 18 (8.96%) Microsoft Exchange
2 11 (5.47%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.00%) Confluence
3 2 (1.00%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (2.99%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (1.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 70 (34.83%) Azure
2 38 (18.91%) Microsoft 365
3 26 (12.94%) Entra ID
4 24 (11.94%) IaaS
5 23 (11.44%) PaaS
6 21 (10.45%) AWS
7 14 (6.97%) GCP
8 7 (3.48%) SaaS
9 5 (2.49%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.50%) Azure DevOps
10 1 (0.50%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 1 (0.50%) Azure Pipelines
10 1 (0.50%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 153 (76.12%) Firewall
2 109 (54.23%) WAN
3 68 (33.83%) SD-WAN
4 67 (33.33%) BGP
5 54 (26.87%) OSPF
6 47 (23.38%) VPN
7 40 (19.90%) MPLS
8 36 (17.91%) LAN
9 35 (17.41%) EIGRP
10 30 (14.93%) DMVPN
11 26 (12.94%) Cisco ASA
12 25 (12.44%) Wi-Fi
13 24 (11.94%) Network Security
13 24 (11.94%) Wireless
14 22 (10.95%) DNS
15 20 (9.95%) DHCP
15 20 (9.95%) Internet
16 17 (8.46%) 4G
16 17 (8.46%) 5G
16 17 (8.46%) NGFW
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.00%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.50%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 2 (1.00%) GitLab
1 2 (1.00%) JIRA
2 1 (0.50%) Git
General
1 55 (27.36%) Social Skills
2 18 (8.96%) Telecoms
3 14 (6.97%) Finance
4 8 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (3.48%) Manufacturing
6 6 (2.99%) Influencing Skills
7 5 (2.49%) Legal
8 4 (1.99%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.49%) Automotive
9 3 (1.49%) Law
9 3 (1.49%) Multimedia
9 3 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.49%) Public Sector
10 2 (1.00%) Billing
10 2 (1.00%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (1.00%) Military
11 1 (0.50%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.50%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 88 (43.78%) Network Engineer
2 46 (22.89%) Senior
3 31 (15.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 28 (13.93%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (7.96%) Lead
6 14 (6.97%) Analyst
7 12 (5.97%) Network Specialist
8 10 (4.98%) Consultant
8 10 (4.98%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) Cloud Engineer
9 9 (4.48%) Security Consultant
10 8 (3.98%) IT Analyst
10 8 (3.98%) IT Support
10 8 (3.98%) Network Consultant
10 8 (3.98%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
10 8 (3.98%) Network Security Consultant
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Network Consultant
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Network Security Consultant
11 7 (3.48%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.50%) 802.1X
1 1 (0.50%) JSON
1 1 (0.50%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 36 (17.91%) Driving Licence
2 35 (17.41%) Data Centre
3 17 (8.46%) IoT
4 16 (7.96%) Public Cloud
4 16 (7.96%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (6.97%) Replication
6 11 (5.47%) Management Information System
7 9 (4.48%) ARM Cortex
8 7 (3.48%) Clustering
9 5 (2.49%) CCTV
10 4 (1.99%) Security Operations Centre
10 4 (1.99%) Security Posture
11 3 (1.49%) EPoS
11 3 (1.49%) iPad
11 3 (1.49%) Media Streaming
12 2 (1.00%) Digital Media
12 2 (1.00%) PKI
12 2 (1.00%) Virtual Team
13 1 (0.50%) Analytical Mindset
13 1 (0.50%) Housing Association
Operating Systems
1 60 (29.85%) Windows
2 38 (18.91%) Windows Server
3 37 (18.41%) Linux
4 2 (1.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) VMS
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.50%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (24.88%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 41 (20.40%) Cybersecurity
2 41 (20.40%) Network Design
3 28 (13.93%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (11.94%) Project Delivery
5 23 (11.44%) Disaster Recovery
6 20 (9.95%) Mentoring
7 18 (8.96%) Customer Service
8 17 (8.46%) Data Management
9 16 (7.96%) DevOps
9 16 (7.96%) ITIL
10 15 (7.46%) Project Management
11 13 (6.47%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (6.47%) Network Virtualisation
12 12 (5.97%) Change Control
12 12 (5.97%) IT Strategy
13 11 (5.47%) Cloud Security
13 11 (5.47%) Kalman Filter
13 11 (5.47%) Presales
13 11 (5.47%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.47%) PowerShell
2 5 (2.49%) Python
2 5 (2.49%) SQL
3 2 (1.00%) TypeScript
4 1 (0.50%) Bicep
Qualifications
1 57 (28.36%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (20.40%) Security Cleared
3 34 (16.92%) CCNA
4 32 (15.92%) CCNP
5 14 (6.97%) Degree
6 10 (4.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 10 (4.98%) CTC Cleared
7 9 (4.48%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (4.48%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.98%) MCSE
9 7 (3.48%) JNCIS
10 6 (2.99%) MCP
11 5 (2.49%) Azure Certification
12 4 (1.99%) CCIE
13 3 (1.49%) CISM
13 3 (1.49%) CISSP
13 3 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
13 3 (1.49%) DBS Check
13 3 (1.49%) HND
13 3 (1.49%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (12.94%) Cyber Essentials
2 16 (7.96%) GDPR
3 9 (4.48%) COSHH
3 9 (4.48%) SLA
4 7 (3.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.99%) NIST
6 1 (0.50%) QA
System Software
1 55 (27.36%) Hyper-V
2 37 (18.41%) Active Directory
3 36 (17.91%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (6.47%) VMware NSX
4 13 (6.47%) vSphere
5 3 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.50%) Docker
7 1 (0.50%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (8.46%) Terraform
2 15 (7.46%) Ansible
3 8 (3.98%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (3.48%) Nagios
5 4 (1.99%) SCCM
6 3 (1.49%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (1.00%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (1.00%) Kubernetes
7 2 (1.00%) Rundeck
7 2 (1.00%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.50%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 1 (0.50%) Graylog
8 1 (0.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 1 (0.50%) MobiControl
8 1 (0.50%) SCOM
8 1 (0.50%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.50%) WSUS
8 1 (0.50%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 146 (72.64%) Cisco
2 57 (28.36%) Juniper
3 54 (26.87%) Microsoft
3 54 (26.87%) VMware
4 53 (26.37%) Fortinet
5 31 (15.42%) Palo Alto
6 30 (14.93%) Meraki
7 29 (14.43%) HP
8 23 (11.44%) CheckPoint
9 18 (8.96%) Draytek
9 18 (8.96%) Veeam
10 17 (8.46%) Darktrace
10 17 (8.46%) McAfee
10 17 (8.46%) NEC
11 13 (6.47%) F5
11 13 (6.47%) NetApp
12 10 (4.98%) Aruba
12 10 (4.98%) Mitel
13 9 (4.48%) Ribbon
13 9 (4.48%) SolarWinds