The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 3 months to 29 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK
3 months to
29 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 740 871 880
Rank change year-on-year +131 +9  
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 140 97 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.094% 0.095%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.88% 1.11% 1.27%
Number of salaries quoted 120 86 88
Median salary £41,750 £49,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.79% +3.15%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,200 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £64,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £42,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

FortiGate is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7431 8727 8369
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.52% 8.44% 7.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 7054 6619
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £44,000
% change year-on-year +5.88% -3.40%  

FortiGate
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing FortiGate as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing FortiGate.

Salary trend for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing FortiGate over the 3 months to 29 April 2017.

Salary histogram for FortiGate in the UK

FortiGate
Top 30 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 3 months to 29 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +135 136 £42,125 -12.69% 15
London +92 51 £37,500 -33.33% 4
South East +78 28 £55,000 +29.41% 2
Yorkshire +18 23 £45,000 -10.00% 1
City of London +51 20 £38,250 -45.35% 1
North West -8 20 £40,000 - 5
North Yorkshire +22 15 £55,000 +22.22%
Manchester -9 15 £40,000 - 3
Brighton - 11 £55,000 -
East Sussex - 11 £55,000 -
Berkshire +38 8 £65,000 - 2
Reading +26 8 £65,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +24 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Leeds +13 8 £35,000 -30.00%
Bedfordshire +17 7 £46,000 +53.33%
East of England +5 7 £46,000 +48.38% 1
Luton - 7 £46,000 -
South West +18 5 £50,000 - 1
Harrogate +13 5 £45,000 -
Newquay - 4 £50,000 -
New Quay - 4 £50,000 -
Altrincham - 4 £40,000 - 1
Cornwall - 4 £50,000 -
Wales - 4 £50,000 -
Ceredigion - 4 £50,000 -
Mid Wales - 4 £50,000 -
Hampshire +16 3 £40,000 -24.52%
Basingstoke 0 3 £40,000 -24.52%
Cheshire - 3 £45,000 - 2
Middlesex - 3 £27,500 -

For the 6 months to 29 April 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 with a requirement for FortiGate.

1 250 (83.06%) Cisco
2 230 (76.41%) Firewall
3 169 (56.15%) Cisco Certification
4 160 (53.16%) CheckPoint
5 149 (49.50%) Network Security
6 139 (46.18%) Juniper
7 133 (44.19%) Fortinet
8 132 (43.85%) CCNP
9 131 (43.52%) Palo Alto
10 123 (40.86%) Cisco ASA
11 101 (33.55%) Wireless
12 93 (30.90%) F5
13 89 (29.57%) Data Centre
14 83 (27.57%) MPLS
15 79 (26.25%) VPN
16 78 (25.91%) BGP
17 76 (25.25%) OSPF
18 75 (24.92%) LAN
19 74 (24.58%) Aruba
20 69 (22.92%) Finance
21 66 (21.93%) WAN
22 56 (18.60%) Cisco Wireless
23 53 (17.61%) Extreme Networks
24 52 (17.28%) SonicWALL
24 52 (17.28%) WatchGuard
25 48 (15.95%) Cisco Nexus
26 40 (13.29%) Retail
27 38 (12.62%) Windows
27 38 (12.62%) CCIE
28 37 (12.29%) ITIL

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 14 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 9 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (2.66%) Skype for Business
4 6 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (0.66%) IIS
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (1.66%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (1.66%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (2.33%) SaaS
2 6 (1.99%) IaaS
3 5 (1.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.66%) PaaS
4 2 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.66%) Office 365
5 1 (0.33%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 230 (76.41%) Firewall
2 149 (49.50%) Network Security
3 123 (40.86%) Cisco ASA
4 101 (33.55%) Wireless
5 83 (27.57%) MPLS
6 79 (26.25%) VPN
7 78 (25.91%) BGP
8 76 (25.25%) OSPF
9 75 (24.92%) LAN
10 66 (21.93%) WAN
11 56 (18.60%) Cisco Wireless
12 48 (15.95%) Cisco Nexus
13 36 (11.96%) VoIP
14 33 (10.96%) Spanning Tree
15 31 (10.30%) NetScreen
16 29 (9.63%) Cisco PIX
17 28 (9.30%) IPsec
18 26 (8.64%) DMVPN
19 24 (7.97%) Wi-Fi
20 22 (7.31%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.66%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.00%) Big Data
3 2 (0.66%) Data Lake
3 2 (0.66%) DocumentDB
4 1 (0.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (0.33%) Vagrant
General
1 69 (22.92%) Finance
2 40 (13.29%) Retail
3 28 (9.30%) Pharmaceutical
4 11 (3.65%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.66%) Banking
6 4 (1.33%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.33%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.33%) Advertising
7 1 (0.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 162 (53.82%) Network Engineer
2 79 (26.25%) Security Engineer
3 61 (20.27%) Network Security Engineer
4 50 (16.61%) Firewall Engineer
5 48 (15.95%) Cisco Engineer
6 46 (15.28%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 44 (14.62%) Senior Network Engineer
8 28 (9.30%) Consultant
9 27 (8.97%) Analyst
9 27 (8.97%) Network Consultant
9 27 (8.97%) Network Security Consultant
9 27 (8.97%) Security Consultant
10 26 (8.64%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 26 (8.64%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (5.65%) Support Engineer
12 15 (4.98%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 15 (4.98%) Senior Analyst
13 14 (4.65%) IT Engineer
13 14 (4.65%) Network Analyst
14 13 (4.32%) Senior Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.33%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 89 (29.57%) Data Centre
2 12 (3.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 6 (1.99%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (1.99%) Hedge funds
4 5 (1.66%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.33%) Equities
5 4 (1.33%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (1.33%) RSA SecurID
5 4 (1.33%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (1.00%) Fintech
6 3 (1.00%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.00%) Replication
7 2 (0.66%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (0.66%) PKI
8 1 (0.33%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.33%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.33%) Internet of Things
8 1 (0.33%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 38 (12.62%) Windows
2 25 (8.31%) Linux
3 16 (5.32%) Windows Server
4 13 (4.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.65%) Ubuntu
5 11 (3.65%) Windows 7
6 9 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 8 (2.66%) Windows 10
7 8 (2.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 5 (1.66%) CentOS
10 4 (1.33%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.00%) Unix
12 2 (0.66%) Debian
13 1 (0.33%) Solaris
13 1 (0.33%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (12.29%) ITIL
2 28 (9.30%) Cybersecurity
3 24 (7.97%) Network Design
4 21 (6.98%) Presales
5 13 (4.32%) ITIL V3
6 12 (3.99%) Information Security
6 12 (3.99%) Security Monitoring
7 10 (3.32%) Network Monitoring
7 10 (3.32%) Service Delivery
8 9 (2.99%) Coaching
8 9 (2.99%) DDoS Mitigation
8 9 (2.99%) Network Optimisation
8 9 (2.99%) Project Management
8 9 (2.99%) Security Management
8 9 (2.99%) SIEM
9 8 (2.66%) Change Management
9 8 (2.66%) Load Balancing
10 7 (2.33%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (1.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (1.99%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (2.33%) PHP
1 7 (2.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (1.66%) SQL
3 4 (1.33%) Python
4 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.66%) Perl
Qualifications
1 169 (56.15%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (43.85%) CCNP
3 38 (12.62%) CCIE
4 34 (11.30%) CCNA
4 34 (11.30%) CCSA
4 34 (11.30%) CCSE
5 28 (9.30%) CCSP
6 14 (4.65%) JNCIS
7 12 (3.99%) JNCIA
8 10 (3.32%) Degree
9 6 (1.99%) Linux+ Certification
9 6 (1.99%) LPIC
9 6 (1.99%) RHCA
9 6 (1.99%) RHCE
9 6 (1.99%) RHCSA
10 5 (1.66%) CCENT
10 5 (1.66%) CISA
10 5 (1.66%) CISSP
10 5 (1.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (1.33%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.33%) SLA
3 4 (1.33%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 28 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 17 (5.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.99%) Hyper-V
4 3 (1.00%) vSphere
5 2 (0.66%) pfSense
6 1 (0.33%) Docker
6 1 (0.33%) Firmware
6 1 (0.33%) Squid
6 1 (0.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (2.99%) SCCM
2 5 (1.66%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (1.66%) WhatsUp Gold
2 5 (1.66%) WMI
3 4 (1.33%) Nessus
4 3 (1.00%) Cacti
4 3 (1.00%) HP NNM
4 3 (1.00%) Nagios
4 3 (1.00%) Puppet
5 2 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.66%) CSIRT
5 2 (0.66%) HAProxy
5 2 (0.66%) RSA enVision
5 2 (0.66%) SCOM
5 2 (0.66%) WSUS
6 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
6 1 (0.33%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 250 (83.06%) Cisco
2 160 (53.16%) CheckPoint
3 139 (46.18%) Juniper
4 133 (44.19%) Fortinet
5 131 (43.52%) Palo Alto
6 93 (30.90%) F5
7 74 (24.58%) Aruba
8 53 (17.61%) Extreme Networks
9 52 (17.28%) SonicWALL
9 52 (17.28%) WatchGuard
10 30 (9.97%) Splunk
11 26 (8.64%) VMware
12 23 (7.64%) HP
12 23 (7.64%) Microsoft
13 16 (5.32%) Meraki
14 14 (4.65%) Sourcefire
15 12 (3.99%) Red Hat
16 11 (3.65%) Infoblox
17 10 (3.32%) SolarWinds
18 9 (2.99%) ArcSight
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