Period
to 25 October 2021

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 25 October 2021 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
25 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 715 483 500
Rank change year-on-year -232 +17 +164
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 346 212 757
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.43% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 1.11% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 289 181 393
10th Percentile £35,946 £36,000 £35,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £41,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year -9.09% +4.76% -8.70%
75th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £80,000 £72,400
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £51,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -16.67% +2.00% -13.04%

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 49,366 19,065 57,218
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 39.07% 39.00% 42.00%
Number of salaries quoted 32,754 15,247 44,115
10th Percentile £30,000 £31,250 £27,000
25th Percentile £38,750 £40,000 £36,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £70,625 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -

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 25 October 2021.

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 25 October 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
England -239 278 £50,000 -9.09% 77
UK excluding London -153 220 £42,500 -16.67% 61
London -230 90 £67,500 +1.89% 19
Work from Home -216 85 £50,000 -23.08% 15
North of England -115 70 £42,500 -16.67% 25
North West -83 52 £42,500 -22.73% 20
South East -141 52 £42,500 -24.44% 14
Scotland -55 31 £63,750 +112.50% 3
South West -81 30 £52,500 +31.25% 3
Midlands -117 26 £45,000 -10.00% 8
West Midlands -100 24 £45,000 -10.00% 7
East of England -92 21 £42,500 +14.86% 8
North East -19 19 £45,000 -32.08% 3
Yorkshire -92 19 £45,000 -15.09% 2
Wales -58 4 £36,250 +31.82%
East Midlands -85 4 £47,500 -13.64% 1

For the 6 months to 25 October 2021, 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.

1 285 (82.37%) Cisco
2 223 (64.45%) Firewall
3 160 (46.24%) Palo Alto
4 125 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
5 109 (31.50%) Juniper
6 107 (30.92%) CheckPoint
7 100 (28.90%) Network Security
8 99 (28.61%) WAN
9 95 (27.46%) F5
10 94 (27.17%) BGP
11 86 (24.86%) CCNP
12 85 (24.57%) MPLS
13 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
14 76 (21.97%) Azure
14 76 (21.97%) OSPF
15 72 (20.81%) Social Skills
16 71 (20.52%) Microsoft
17 70 (20.23%) SC Cleared
18 67 (19.36%) Data Centre
19 66 (19.08%) VPN
20 64 (18.50%) LAN
21 60 (17.34%) McAfee
22 58 (16.76%) SD-WAN
23 55 (15.90%) CCNA
24 53 (15.32%) VMware
25 48 (13.87%) Finance
26 47 (13.58%) Windows
27 44 (12.72%) Wireless
27 44 (12.72%) AWS
28 42 (12.14%) FortiGate

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 10 (2.89%) MS Exchange
2 8 (2.31%) SharePoint
3 3 (0.87%) OpenStack
4 2 (0.58%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.29%) IIS
5 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Office
1 3 (0.87%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (21.97%) Azure
2 44 (12.72%) AWS
3 27 (7.80%) Microsoft 365
4 20 (5.78%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (2.89%) Azure Active Directory
5 10 (2.89%) GCP
5 10 (2.89%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 7 (2.02%) IaaS
7 6 (1.73%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.45%) PaaS
9 4 (1.16%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.87%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.87%) Amazon S3
10 3 (0.87%) Azure Sentinel
10 3 (0.87%) Datadog
10 3 (0.87%) Mimecast
11 2 (0.58%) Amazon ECS
11 2 (0.58%) Amazon ELB
11 2 (0.58%) AWS Direct Connect
11 2 (0.58%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 223 (64.45%) Firewall
2 100 (28.90%) Network Security
3 99 (28.61%) WAN
4 94 (27.17%) BGP
5 85 (24.57%) MPLS
6 76 (21.97%) OSPF
7 66 (19.08%) VPN
8 64 (18.50%) LAN
9 58 (16.76%) SD-WAN
10 44 (12.72%) Wireless
11 42 (12.14%) VLAN
12 38 (10.98%) TCP/IP
13 37 (10.69%) IPsec
14 32 (9.25%) Internet
15 29 (8.38%) EIGRP
16 28 (8.09%) Wi-Fi
17 26 (7.51%) Cisco ASA
17 26 (7.51%) VoIP
18 21 (6.07%) DNS
19 20 (5.78%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.18%) MySQL
2 6 (1.73%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.58%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.29%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (0.29%) Power BI
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (2.31%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.58%) JIRA
General
1 72 (20.81%) Social Skills
2 48 (13.87%) Finance
3 30 (8.67%) Banking
4 26 (7.51%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.47%) Public Sector
6 7 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (2.02%) Brand Awareness
7 6 (1.73%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.45%) Marketing
8 5 (1.45%) Presentation Skills
9 3 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.58%) Automotive
10 2 (0.58%) Games
10 2 (0.58%) Influencing Skills
11 1 (0.29%) Back Office
11 1 (0.29%) Billing
11 1 (0.29%) Inclusion and Diversity
11 1 (0.29%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.29%) Military
11 1 (0.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 129 (37.28%) Network Engineer
2 55 (15.90%) Cisco Engineer
3 49 (14.16%) Security Engineer
4 42 (12.14%) Firewall Engineer
5 38 (10.98%) Architect
6 33 (9.54%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 25 (7.23%) Support Engineer
8 22 (6.36%) Consultant
9 21 (6.07%) Network Architect
10 20 (5.78%) IP Engineer
10 20 (5.78%) Juniper Engineer
11 19 (5.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 19 (5.49%) IT Engineer
12 18 (5.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 18 (5.20%) Senior Network Engineer
13 17 (4.91%) IP Network Engineer
13 17 (4.91%) Network Consultant
13 17 (4.91%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (4.62%) Infrastructure Manager
15 14 (4.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.60%) 802.1X
1 9 (2.60%) JSON
2 5 (1.45%) SAML
3 3 (0.87%) Elastic Stack
3 3 (0.87%) XML
4 2 (0.58%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) React
5 1 (0.29%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 67 (19.36%) Data Centre
2 19 (5.49%) Public Cloud
3 16 (4.62%) Management Information System
4 13 (3.76%) Self-Motivation
5 7 (2.02%) Renewable Energy
6 5 (1.45%) Private Cloud
6 5 (1.45%) Replication
7 4 (1.16%) DataPower
7 4 (1.16%) Fibre Optics
7 4 (1.16%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.58%) Blog
9 2 (0.58%) Cybercrime
9 2 (0.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (0.58%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (0.58%) iPad
9 2 (0.58%) Life Science
9 2 (0.58%) Social Media
9 2 (0.58%) User Experience
9 2 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (13.58%) Windows
2 36 (10.40%) Windows Server
3 32 (9.25%) Linux
4 15 (4.34%) Windows 10
5 11 (3.18%) Debian
6 8 (2.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.02%) Android
7 7 (2.02%) Unix
8 4 (1.16%) Windows Server 2019
9 3 (0.87%) Windows Server 2016
10 2 (0.58%) CentOS
10 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.58%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
11 1 (0.29%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (12.14%) ITIL
2 41 (11.85%) Network Design
2 41 (11.85%) Presales
3 34 (9.83%) Cybersecurity
4 33 (9.54%) Problem-Solving
5 23 (6.65%) Project Management
6 19 (5.49%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 19 (5.49%) Load Balancing
7 18 (5.20%) Business Analysis
7 18 (5.20%) Customer Requirements
8 17 (4.91%) Change Management
8 17 (4.91%) Validation
9 15 (4.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 15 (4.34%) Mentoring
10 14 (4.05%) Project Delivery
11 13 (3.76%) Information Security
12 12 (3.47%) Business Continuity
12 12 (3.47%) ITSM
12 12 (3.47%) Network Architecture
12 12 (3.47%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (9.54%) Python
2 19 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 18 (5.20%) Bash Shell
4 11 (3.18%) Java
5 10 (2.89%) SQL
6 5 (1.45%) C
7 3 (0.87%) VBScript
8 2 (0.58%) Perl
8 2 (0.58%) Ruby
9 1 (0.29%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 125 (36.13%) Cisco Certification
2 86 (24.86%) CCNP
3 78 (22.54%) Security Cleared
4 70 (20.23%) SC Cleared
5 55 (15.90%) CCNA
6 38 (10.98%) CCIE
7 21 (6.07%) JNCIA
8 16 (4.62%) Degree
9 11 (3.18%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (2.89%) MCSA
11 9 (2.60%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 8 (2.31%) CCIP
13 6 (1.73%) CCENT
14 5 (1.45%) CCDP
14 5 (1.45%) CCIE Service Provider
15 4 (1.16%) CCIE Data Center
15 4 (1.16%) CCSE
15 4 (1.16%) CISSP
15 4 (1.16%) JNCIP
16 3 (0.87%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.07%) SLA
2 8 (2.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (2.02%) NIST
4 2 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.58%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 31000
4 2 (0.58%) ISO 9001
4 2 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 2 (0.58%) NCSC
5 1 (0.29%) GDPR
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.29%) QA
System Software
1 40 (11.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (10.69%) Active Directory
3 16 (4.62%) Firmware
4 11 (3.18%) KVM
5 10 (2.89%) VMware NSX
6 7 (2.02%) Hyper-V
6 7 (2.02%) vSphere
7 2 (0.58%) Oracle RAC
7 2 (0.58%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.29%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (0.29%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 42 (12.14%) FortiGate
2 23 (6.65%) Ansible
3 17 (4.91%) Puppet
3 17 (4.91%) SCCM
4 13 (3.76%) Microsoft Intune
5 11 (3.18%) Nagios
5 11 (3.18%) Proxmox
6 9 (2.60%) WSUS
7 8 (2.31%) Terraform
8 6 (1.73%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.16%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.87%) Salt
11 2 (0.58%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 2 (0.58%) AirWatch
11 2 (0.58%) Cisco CUCM
11 2 (0.58%) Single Sign-On
12 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Clustering
12 1 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.29%) ServiceCenter
12 1 (0.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 285 (82.37%) Cisco
2 160 (46.24%) Palo Alto
3 109 (31.50%) Juniper
4 107 (30.92%) CheckPoint
5 95 (27.46%) F5
6 71 (20.52%) Microsoft
7 60 (17.34%) McAfee
8 53 (15.32%) VMware
9 37 (10.69%) Meraki
9 37 (10.69%) SolarWinds
10 28 (8.09%) Citrix
11 27 (7.80%) Symantec
12 26 (7.51%) Veeam
13 25 (7.23%) Aruba
14 19 (5.49%) Arista
15 12 (3.47%) Dell
16 11 (3.18%) Nokia
16 11 (3.18%) Percona
17 10 (2.89%) HP
17 10 (2.89%) Zscaler