Period
to 20 October 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Fortinet products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Fortinet over the 6 months to 20 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Fortinet, Inc.

Fortinet
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 470 471 656
Rank change year-on-year +1 +185 +163
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 218 786 575
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.45% 0.58% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.12% 1.35% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 230 420 481
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% -
10th Percentile £36,000 £34,875 £32,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £70,125 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +4.55%

Fortinet is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 19,429 58,039 70,061
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.78% 42.66% 42.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15,334 44,155 54,281
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,000 £27,000
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Fortinet over the 6 months to 20 October 2020.

Salary histogram for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Fortinet within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2020. 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
England -7 192 £55,000 +4.76% 31
UK excluding London -30 140 £55,000 +10.00% 22
London +181 63 £67,500 +12.50% 9
North of England -43 55 £55,000 +22.22% 7
North West +135 40 £55,000 +10.00% 7
South East +145 33 £55,000 - 7
Work from Home +43 33 £65,000 +18.18% 2
Midlands +79 29 £55,000 +4.76% 4
West Midlands +51 21 £50,000 -4.76% 2
Yorkshire -81 15 £55,000 +22.22%
South West +103 14 £40,000 +10.34% 2
Wales +57 11 £27,500 -45.00%
East Midlands +88 8 £55,000 +29.41% 2
East of England +91 5 £37,000 -12.94% 2
North East - 4 £66,250 -
Scotland +89 1 £30,000 -50.00%

For the 6 months to 20 October 2020, IT jobs citing Fortinet 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 with a requirement for Fortinet.

1 171 (78.44%) Cisco
2 150 (68.81%) Firewall
3 120 (55.05%) WAN
4 86 (39.45%) LAN
4 86 (39.45%) Cisco Certification
5 78 (35.78%) CheckPoint
6 66 (30.28%) VMware
6 66 (30.28%) Data Centre
7 65 (29.82%) Wireless
8 62 (28.44%) MPLS
8 62 (28.44%) Cisco ASA
9 61 (27.98%) OSPF
9 61 (27.98%) BGP
10 60 (27.52%) VPN
11 58 (26.61%) Palo Alto
12 55 (25.23%) CCNP
13 54 (24.77%) Azure
14 51 (23.39%) Network Security
15 47 (21.56%) F5
16 45 (20.64%) AWS
17 42 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
18 41 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
19 40 (18.35%) Juniper
19 40 (18.35%) Wi-Fi
20 37 (16.97%) TCP/IP
21 36 (16.51%) Finance
22 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
22 34 (15.60%) Windows
23 32 (14.68%) VMware NSX
24 30 (13.76%) Active Directory

Fortinet
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 13 (5.96%) Elasticsearch
2 11 (5.05%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.21%) MS Exchange
4 6 (2.75%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.38%) Apache
6 3 (1.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.46%) nginx
7 1 (0.46%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.92%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.46%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 54 (24.77%) Azure
2 45 (20.64%) AWS
3 24 (11.01%) Office 365
4 7 (3.21%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.21%) IaaS
5 3 (1.38%) GCP
5 3 (1.38%) Mimecast
5 3 (1.38%) PaaS
5 3 (1.38%) SaaS
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon CloudWatch
6 2 (0.92%) Amazon ECS
6 2 (0.92%) AWS CloudFormation
6 2 (0.92%) AWS CodeBuild
6 2 (0.92%) AWS CodePipeline
6 2 (0.92%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.92%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.46%) Amazon GuardDuty
7 1 (0.46%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 150 (68.81%) Firewall
2 120 (55.05%) WAN
3 86 (39.45%) LAN
4 65 (29.82%) Wireless
5 62 (28.44%) Cisco ASA
5 62 (28.44%) MPLS
6 61 (27.98%) BGP
6 61 (27.98%) OSPF
7 60 (27.52%) VPN
8 51 (23.39%) Network Security
9 41 (18.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 40 (18.35%) Wi-Fi
11 37 (16.97%) TCP/IP
12 27 (12.39%) SAN
13 25 (11.47%) Cisco Wireless
13 25 (11.47%) EIGRP
14 23 (10.55%) Cisco Firepower
15 19 (8.72%) DNS
16 17 (7.80%) IPsec
17 16 (7.34%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.83%) MySQL
3 3 (1.38%) Redis
3 3 (1.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 2 (0.92%) Amazon Aurora
4 2 (0.92%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (0.92%) MongoDB
4 2 (0.92%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.92%) Power BI
5 1 (0.46%) MariaDB
5 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (4.59%) Sonatype Nexus
2 9 (4.13%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.83%) CircleCI
4 2 (0.92%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.46%) GitLab
General
1 36 (16.51%) Finance
2 13 (5.96%) Telecoms
3 10 (4.59%) Banking
4 8 (3.67%) Public Sector
5 6 (2.75%) French Language
6 5 (2.29%) German Language
6 5 (2.29%) Italian Language
6 5 (2.29%) Spanish Language
7 4 (1.83%) Retail
8 3 (1.38%) Local Government
9 2 (0.92%) Fire and Rescue
10 1 (0.46%) Advertising
10 1 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.46%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 100 (45.87%) Network Engineer
2 43 (19.72%) Senior Network Engineer
3 30 (13.76%) Consultant
4 17 (7.80%) Security Engineer
5 15 (6.88%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (6.42%) Analyst
7 12 (5.50%) Architect
7 12 (5.50%) Cisco Consultant
7 12 (5.50%) Network Consultant
8 11 (5.05%) Network Manager
9 10 (4.59%) Support Engineer
10 9 (4.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 9 (4.13%) Network Analyst
11 8 (3.67%) Cloud Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) Senior Network Security Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) Senior Security Engineer
11 8 (3.67%) VMware Consultant
12 7 (3.21%) IT Manager
12 7 (3.21%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.21%) YAML
2 5 (2.29%) JSON
3 4 (1.83%) Regular Expression
3 4 (1.83%) XMPP
4 3 (1.38%) 802.1X
5 2 (0.92%) Web Services
5 2 (0.92%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.46%) LAMP
6 1 (0.46%) LAPP Stack
6 1 (0.46%) Node.js
6 1 (0.46%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 66 (30.28%) Data Centre
2 12 (5.50%) Public Cloud
3 11 (5.05%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (2.75%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.29%) Hybrid Cloud
5 5 (2.29%) PKI
6 3 (1.38%) CESG
6 3 (1.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 3 (1.38%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.38%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.38%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.38%) Self-Motivation
7 2 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.92%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.92%) Internet of Things
7 2 (0.92%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.92%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.46%) NHS
8 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (15.60%) Windows
2 25 (11.47%) Windows Server
3 17 (7.80%) Linux
4 14 (6.42%) Windows 10
5 12 (5.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (2.75%) Windows 7
6 6 (2.75%) Windows Server 2016
7 4 (1.83%) Windows Server 2019
8 3 (1.38%) Mac OS X
9 2 (0.92%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.92%) Unix
9 2 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.46%) Android
10 1 (0.46%) Debian
10 1 (0.46%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.46%) VMS
10 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (8.72%) Network Design
2 18 (8.26%) Network Monitoring
3 17 (7.80%) DevOps
3 17 (7.80%) Mentoring
4 16 (7.34%) Migration
4 16 (7.34%) WAN Optimisation
5 15 (6.88%) Network Virtualisation
6 14 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (6.42%) Kalman Filter
6 14 (6.42%) Problem-Solving
7 13 (5.96%) Cybersecurity
7 13 (5.96%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 13 (5.96%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 12 (5.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (5.50%) Load Balancing
9 11 (5.05%) Presales
9 11 (5.05%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.59%) Change Management
10 10 (4.59%) High Availability
10 10 (4.59%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (7.80%) Python
2 7 (3.21%) SQL
3 5 (2.29%) Perl
3 5 (2.29%) PowerShell
4 2 (0.92%) PHP
5 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.46%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.46%) Lisp
5 1 (0.46%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 86 (39.45%) Cisco Certification
2 55 (25.23%) CCNP
3 29 (13.30%) CCIE
3 29 (13.30%) CCNA
4 12 (5.50%) DBS Check
5 11 (5.05%) Degree
6 10 (4.59%) Security Cleared
7 8 (3.67%) SC Cleared
8 7 (3.21%) JNCIP
9 6 (2.75%) ACCA
9 6 (2.75%) ACSA
9 6 (2.75%) ACSP
10 5 (2.29%) CCIP
11 4 (1.83%) CCDA
11 4 (1.83%) CCDE
11 4 (1.83%) CISSP
12 3 (1.38%) CCDP
12 3 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (1.38%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.88%) PCI DSS
2 14 (6.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (2.29%) GDPR
4 4 (1.83%) SLA
5 3 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.46%) NCSC
6 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 42 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (14.68%) VMware NSX
3 30 (13.76%) Active Directory
4 23 (10.55%) vSphere
5 19 (8.72%) vCloud
6 17 (7.80%) Docker
7 9 (4.13%) XenApp
8 8 (3.67%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.29%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.83%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (1.83%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.83%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.83%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (1.83%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.38%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.92%) Firmware
13 1 (0.46%) pfSense
13 1 (0.46%) ProxySG
13 1 (0.46%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 20 (9.17%) Ansible
1 20 (9.17%) FortiGate
2 18 (8.26%) vCenter Server
3 17 (7.80%) vRealize
4 13 (5.96%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (4.13%) Kubernetes
6 8 (3.67%) Microsoft Intune
7 7 (3.21%) SCCM
8 5 (2.29%) Cisco CME
8 5 (2.29%) Cisco UCCX
8 5 (2.29%) Nagios
8 5 (2.29%) Nessus
8 5 (2.29%) Prometheus
8 5 (2.29%) ZABBIX
9 4 (1.83%) Terraform
10 3 (1.38%) CASB
10 3 (1.38%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (1.38%) Puppet
10 3 (1.38%) Single Sign-On
11 2 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 171 (78.44%) Cisco
2 78 (35.78%) CheckPoint
3 66 (30.28%) VMware
4 58 (26.61%) Palo Alto
5 47 (21.56%) F5
6 40 (18.35%) Juniper
7 34 (15.60%) Microsoft
8 28 (12.84%) Citrix
9 23 (10.55%) SolarWinds
10 22 (10.09%) HP
11 21 (9.63%) Aruba
11 21 (9.63%) Meraki
12 18 (8.26%) Splunk
13 16 (7.34%) Dell
14 12 (5.50%) EMC
14 12 (5.50%) Sophos
15 10 (4.59%) Arista
16 9 (4.13%) NetApp
16 9 (4.13%) WatchGuard
17 8 (3.67%) Riverbed