Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 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
22 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 502 648 689
Rank change year-on-year +146 +41 +90
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 284 415 485
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.33% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 1.17% 0.79% 0.76%
Number of salaries quoted 293 365 407
Median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.52% -4.55% -8.33%
10th Percentile £36,250 £37,500 £31,850
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £52,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +10.53% -4.04%

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 24,291 52,515 63,699
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 37.93% 41.65% 41.95%
Number of salaries quoted 18,931 40,570 49,488
Median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £81,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +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 22 January 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 22 January 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 +129 242 £55,000 - 42
UK excluding London +109 160 £52,500 - 31
London +167 97 £67,500 +12.50% 10
North of England +95 54 £55,000 +10.00% 12
Work from Home -50 52 £61,250 -2.00% 6
South East +129 49 £55,000 -6.38% 6
North West +86 37 £55,000 +10.00% 9
Midlands +42 32 £53,750 +2.38% 8
West Midlands +25 26 £50,000 -4.76% 8
Yorkshire +45 15 £55,000 +18.92% 3
Scotland +47 11 - -
South West +68 9 £44,000 -2.22% 2
East Midlands +57 7 £55,000 +29.41%
East of England +80 6 £75,000 +66.67% 3
Wales +50 5 £57,500 +15.00%
North East +28 4 £67,500 +35.00%

For the 6 months to 22 January 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.

1 210 (73.94%) Cisco
2 201 (70.77%) Firewall
3 108 (38.03%) WAN
4 94 (33.10%) VMware
5 87 (30.63%) CheckPoint
6 85 (29.93%) LAN
7 82 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
8 74 (26.06%) Palo Alto
9 67 (23.59%) Cisco ASA
10 64 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
10 64 (22.54%) VPN
11 63 (22.18%) Azure
12 61 (21.48%) CCNP
13 59 (20.77%) AWS
14 57 (20.07%) Windows
15 56 (19.72%) F5
16 53 (18.66%) Finance
17 50 (17.61%) Network Security
18 47 (16.55%) Data Centre
19 46 (16.20%) Active Directory
19 46 (16.20%) Wireless
20 45 (15.85%) Microsoft
21 44 (15.49%) TCP/IP
22 43 (15.14%) BGP
23 42 (14.79%) OSPF
24 41 (14.44%) MPLS
25 40 (14.08%) Juniper
26 39 (13.73%) Office 365
26 39 (13.73%) VMware NSX
27 38 (13.38%) vSphere

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 12 (4.23%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.46%) IIS
3 6 (2.11%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (2.11%) MS Exchange
4 5 (1.76%) Apache
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.35%) Confluence
6 1 (0.35%) nginx
6 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (3.17%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (2.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.70%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.35%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 63 (22.18%) Azure
2 59 (20.77%) AWS
3 39 (13.73%) Office 365
4 8 (2.82%) IaaS
4 8 (2.82%) SaaS
5 7 (2.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (1.76%) OneDrive
6 5 (1.76%) PaaS
7 4 (1.41%) OpenShift
8 3 (1.06%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (1.06%) GCP
8 3 (1.06%) Mimecast
9 2 (0.70%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.70%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.35%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 1 (0.35%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 201 (70.77%) Firewall
2 108 (38.03%) WAN
3 85 (29.93%) LAN
4 67 (23.59%) Cisco ASA
5 64 (22.54%) VPN
6 50 (17.61%) Network Security
7 46 (16.20%) Wireless
8 44 (15.49%) TCP/IP
9 43 (15.14%) BGP
10 42 (14.79%) OSPF
11 41 (14.44%) MPLS
12 37 (13.03%) SAN
13 34 (11.97%) Cisco Nexus
13 34 (11.97%) Wi-Fi
14 28 (9.86%) DNS
15 25 (8.80%) VLAN
16 23 (8.10%) VSAN
17 22 (7.75%) Cisco IOS
18 18 (6.34%) NetScaler
18 18 (6.34%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.41%) MySQL
1 4 (1.41%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (1.06%) Redis
3 2 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.70%) Power BI
4 1 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.35%) MariaDB
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.35%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 16 (5.63%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (2.46%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.41%) CircleCI
4 3 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.70%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.70%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.35%) GitLab
6 1 (0.35%) JIRA
General
1 53 (18.66%) Finance
2 18 (6.34%) Telecoms
3 16 (5.63%) Banking
4 6 (2.11%) Retail
5 4 (1.41%) Billing
5 4 (1.41%) French Language
5 4 (1.41%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.06%) Local Government
7 2 (0.70%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.70%) Fire and Rescue
8 1 (0.35%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.35%) German Language
8 1 (0.35%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.35%) Legal
8 1 (0.35%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 91 (32.04%) Network Engineer
2 50 (17.61%) Consultant
3 36 (12.68%) Architect
4 22 (7.75%) IT Engineer
4 22 (7.75%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (7.04%) Network Consultant
5 20 (7.04%) Security Engineer
6 19 (6.69%) VMware Architect
7 18 (6.34%) Support Engineer
8 17 (5.99%) Network Security Engineer
9 16 (5.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (5.63%) Senior Architect
10 14 (4.93%) Infrastructure Architect
10 14 (4.93%) VMware Consultant
11 13 (4.58%) Network Architect
11 13 (4.58%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
12 12 (4.23%) Cisco Engineer
13 11 (3.87%) IT Support
13 11 (3.87%) Network Manager
13 11 (3.87%) Senior Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.46%) Web Services
2 6 (2.11%) 802.1X
2 6 (2.11%) JSON
3 5 (1.76%) YAML
4 4 (1.41%) XMPP
5 3 (1.06%) LAMP
5 3 (1.06%) LAPP Stack
5 3 (1.06%) Node.js
5 3 (1.06%) Regular Expression
5 3 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
6 2 (0.70%) Elastic Stack
Miscellaneous
1 47 (16.55%) Data Centre
2 22 (7.75%) Self-Motivation
3 11 (3.87%) Public Cloud
4 7 (2.46%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.41%) Cloud Native
5 4 (1.41%) EMC VNX
5 4 (1.41%) PKI
6 3 (1.06%) Cyberthreat
6 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
6 3 (1.06%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.06%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.06%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.70%) Analytical Mindset
7 2 (0.70%) Cyber Defence
7 2 (0.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.35%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.35%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 57 (20.07%) Windows
2 27 (9.51%) Linux
3 25 (8.80%) Windows Server
4 19 (6.69%) Windows 10
5 12 (4.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (3.17%) Unix
6 9 (3.17%) Windows Server 2016
7 8 (2.82%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.82%) Windows Server 2019
8 6 (2.11%) Ubuntu
9 3 (1.06%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.35%) Debian
11 1 (0.35%) SUSE
11 1 (0.35%) VMS
11 1 (0.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (8.10%) DevOps
1 23 (8.10%) Kalman Filter
2 21 (7.39%) Change Management
2 21 (7.39%) ITIL
2 21 (7.39%) Migration
3 19 (6.69%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 19 (6.69%) Mentoring
3 19 (6.69%) Presales
4 18 (6.34%) Web Filtering
5 17 (5.99%) Cybersecurity
5 17 (5.99%) Network Virtualisation
6 16 (5.63%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 16 (5.63%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 15 (5.28%) Disaster Recovery
7 15 (5.28%) Low Latency
7 15 (5.28%) Problem-Solving
7 15 (5.28%) Project Management
8 13 (4.58%) Network Monitoring
9 12 (4.23%) Security Architecture
9 12 (4.23%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.34%) Python
2 10 (3.52%) SQL
3 7 (2.46%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.76%) PHP
5 4 (1.41%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.41%) JavaScript
5 4 (1.41%) Ruby
6 3 (1.06%) C
6 3 (1.06%) Lisp
7 1 (0.35%) Perl
Qualifications
1 82 (28.87%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (21.48%) CCNP
3 22 (7.75%) CCNA
4 20 (7.04%) CCIE
5 15 (5.28%) JNCIP
6 13 (4.58%) DBS Check
7 10 (3.52%) Degree
8 8 (2.82%) JNCIA
8 8 (2.82%) Security Cleared
9 5 (1.76%) CISSP
9 5 (1.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (1.76%) SC Cleared
10 4 (1.41%) ACCA
10 4 (1.41%) ACSA
10 4 (1.41%) ACSP
10 4 (1.41%) MCSE
11 3 (1.06%) CCDE
12 2 (0.70%) CISM
12 2 (0.70%) MCTS
12 2 (0.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.63%) PCI DSS
2 15 (5.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (2.82%) SLA
4 4 (1.41%) GDPR
5 3 (1.06%) QA
6 2 (0.70%) NIST
6 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.35%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 64 (22.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (16.20%) Active Directory
3 39 (13.73%) VMware NSX
4 38 (13.38%) vSphere
5 33 (11.62%) vCloud
6 22 (7.75%) Hyper-V
7 20 (7.04%) Docker
8 9 (3.17%) XenApp
9 5 (1.76%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.41%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 4 (1.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 4 (1.41%) Terminal Services
10 4 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (1.41%) VMware Server
11 3 (1.06%) BitLocker
12 2 (0.70%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.35%) Firmware
13 1 (0.35%) pfSense
13 1 (0.35%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 34 (11.97%) vCenter Server
2 33 (11.62%) vRealize
3 26 (9.15%) FortiGate
4 24 (8.45%) Ansible
5 15 (5.28%) Kubernetes
6 11 (3.87%) Microsoft Intune
6 11 (3.87%) SCCM
7 8 (2.82%) Cisco CUCM
8 6 (2.11%) Terraform
9 5 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (1.76%) Jamf Pro
9 5 (1.76%) XenMobile
10 4 (1.41%) Cacti
10 4 (1.41%) CASB
10 4 (1.41%) Nagios
10 4 (1.41%) Nessus
10 4 (1.41%) Nmap
10 4 (1.41%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
10 4 (1.41%) Puppet
Vendors
1 210 (73.94%) Cisco
2 94 (33.10%) VMware
3 87 (30.63%) CheckPoint
4 74 (26.06%) Palo Alto
5 56 (19.72%) F5
6 45 (15.85%) Microsoft
7 40 (14.08%) Juniper
8 34 (11.97%) Symantec
9 33 (11.62%) HP
10 30 (10.56%) Citrix
11 29 (10.21%) Aruba
11 29 (10.21%) EMC
12 27 (9.51%) Dell
13 26 (9.15%) Meraki
14 24 (8.45%) McAfee
15 17 (5.99%) Arista
15 17 (5.99%) SolarWinds
16 12 (4.23%) Splunk
17 10 (3.52%) SonicWALL
18 9 (3.17%) Google