Period
to 18 September 2019

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 18 September 2019 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
18 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 458 665 821
Rank change year-on-year +207 +156 -75
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 890 580 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.63% 0.35% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 0.80% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 412 420 313
UK median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% - +15.00%
10th Percentile £31,825 £31,250 £31,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £78,750 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £48,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year -16.52% +4.55% +20.88%

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 60,679 72,324 78,793
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.85% 43.11% 44.67%
Number of salaries quoted 46,124 55,974 60,994
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,075 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £79,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.19%

Fortinet
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Fortinet over the 6 months to 18 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Fortinet in the UK

Fortinet
Top 15 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 18 September 2019. 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 +200 863 £50,000 -13.04% 72
UK excluding London +189 744 £48,000 -16.52% 52
North of England +227 473 £45,000 +2.86% 16
Yorkshire +232 430 £42,500 -5.56%
London +89 134 £57,500 +4.55% 22
Midlands -27 93 £52,500 -8.70% 12
South East +26 88 £57,500 -4.17% 16
West Midlands -39 81 £52,500 -8.70% 6
East of England +67 47 £40,500 -37.69% 5
North West -39 42 £50,000 +14.29% 16
South West +28 30 £32,500 -21.69% 1
East Midlands +18 11 £41,250 -43.10% 6
Scotland +15 9 £62,500 +31.58% 1
Wales +11 4 £50,000 +17.65% 1
North East +24 1 £47,500 +72.73%

For the 6 months to 18 September 2019, 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.

1 741 (83.26%) Cisco
2 710 (79.78%) Firewall
3 649 (72.92%) Cisco Certification
4 606 (68.09%) CCNP
5 560 (62.92%) WAN
6 497 (55.84%) Network Security
7 466 (52.36%) MPLS
8 461 (51.80%) CCNA
9 453 (50.90%) BGP
10 449 (50.45%) OSPF
11 421 (47.30%) Palo Alto
12 410 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
13 405 (45.51%) VPN
14 396 (44.49%) Linux
15 394 (44.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 393 (44.16%) FortiGate
17 382 (42.92%) DNS
18 376 (42.25%) Product Management
19 370 (41.57%) ISO 9001
20 369 (41.46%) Management Information System
21 368 (41.35%) Service Delivery
22 358 (40.22%) Network Management
23 357 (40.11%) IPsec
24 347 (38.99%) Change Control
25 344 (38.65%) NetScaler
25 344 (38.65%) Python
26 340 (38.20%) Network Design
27 338 (37.98%) Cisco Nexus
28 332 (37.30%) Unix
29 324 (36.40%) Broadband

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 20 (2.25%) MS Exchange
2 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (0.67%) SharePoint
3 6 (0.67%) Skype for Business
4 2 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 48 (5.39%) MS Visio
2 10 (1.12%) Microsoft Office
3 9 (1.01%) Microsoft Excel
3 9 (1.01%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.22%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 39 (4.38%) Azure
2 28 (3.15%) AWS
3 24 (2.70%) Office 365
4 17 (1.91%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.24%) SaaS
6 8 (0.90%) IaaS
7 6 (0.67%) PaaS
8 3 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.11%) Akamai
9 1 (0.11%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.11%) GCP
9 1 (0.11%) GitHub
9 1 (0.11%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 710 (79.78%) Firewall
2 560 (62.92%) WAN
3 497 (55.84%) Network Security
4 466 (52.36%) MPLS
5 453 (50.90%) BGP
6 449 (50.45%) OSPF
7 410 (46.07%) Cisco ASA
8 405 (45.51%) VPN
9 382 (42.92%) DNS
10 357 (40.11%) IPsec
11 344 (38.65%) NetScaler
12 338 (37.98%) Cisco Nexus
13 324 (36.40%) Broadband
14 321 (36.07%) ADSL
15 317 (35.62%) RIP
16 315 (35.39%) SMTP
17 240 (26.97%) LAN
18 95 (10.67%) TCP/IP
19 73 (8.20%) Wireless
20 60 (6.74%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (1.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.45%) Maltego
3 1 (0.11%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.11%) MySQL
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.11%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 4 (0.45%) Burp Suite
1 4 (0.45%) Metasploit
1 4 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.11%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.11%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.11%) Hudson
2 1 (0.11%) JIRA
General
1 166 (18.65%) Telecoms
2 50 (5.62%) Finance
3 21 (2.36%) Banking
3 21 (2.36%) Public Sector
4 16 (1.80%) Retail
5 12 (1.35%) Marketing
6 5 (0.56%) Aerospace
7 4 (0.45%) Games
7 4 (0.45%) Legal
7 4 (0.45%) Local Government
8 3 (0.34%) Back Office
8 3 (0.34%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.34%) French Language
8 3 (0.34%) German Language
8 3 (0.34%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.34%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.11%) International Banking
9 1 (0.11%) Law
Job Titles
1 525 (58.99%) Network Engineer
2 298 (33.48%) Security Engineer
3 264 (29.66%) Network Security Engineer
4 181 (20.34%) Cisco Engineer
5 175 (19.66%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 153 (17.19%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 76 (8.54%) Consultant
8 58 (6.52%) Security Consultant
9 49 (5.51%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 48 (5.39%) Switch Engineer
11 45 (5.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
12 41 (4.61%) Senior Network Engineer
13 40 (4.49%) Solutions Consultant
14 39 (4.38%) Architect
14 39 (4.38%) Network Specialist
15 38 (4.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 36 (4.04%) Developer
16 36 (4.04%) Product Developer
16 36 (4.04%) Project Engineer
17 33 (3.71%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.03%) 802.1X
2 15 (1.69%) LDAP
3 2 (0.22%) SAML
4 1 (0.11%) COM
4 1 (0.11%) HTML
4 1 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.11%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 369 (41.46%) Management Information System
2 121 (13.60%) Data Centre
3 32 (3.60%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (1.35%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 11 (1.24%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.12%) Public Cloud
7 8 (0.90%) Linux Command Line
7 8 (0.90%) Replication
8 7 (0.79%) Security Operations Centre
9 6 (0.67%) Hedge funds
9 6 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
10 5 (0.56%) Fibre Optics
10 5 (0.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 5 (0.56%) HP StoreVirtual
11 4 (0.45%) Cyber Kill Chain
12 3 (0.34%) Mobile Computing
13 2 (0.22%) AS400
13 2 (0.22%) Greenfield Project
13 2 (0.22%) NHS
14 1 (0.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 396 (44.49%) Linux
2 332 (37.30%) Unix
3 62 (6.97%) Windows
4 44 (4.94%) Windows Server
5 16 (1.80%) CatOS
5 16 (1.80%) CentOS
5 16 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (1.57%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (1.35%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (0.56%) SUSE
9 4 (0.45%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.34%) Android
10 3 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (0.22%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.11%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.11%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 376 (42.25%) Product Management
2 368 (41.35%) Service Delivery
3 358 (40.22%) Network Management
4 347 (38.99%) Change Control
5 340 (38.20%) Network Design
6 128 (14.38%) Presales
7 86 (9.66%) ITIL
8 74 (8.31%) Technical Leadership
9 68 (7.64%) Customer Requirements
10 66 (7.42%) Problem-Solving
11 61 (6.85%) Cybersecurity
12 60 (6.74%) SIEM
13 50 (5.62%) Project Delivery
14 49 (5.51%) IT Strategy
15 47 (5.28%) Time Management
16 41 (4.61%) Strategic Roadmap
17 40 (4.49%) Customer-Centricity
18 39 (4.38%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 39 (4.38%) Infrastructure Transformation
19 32 (3.60%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 344 (38.65%) Python
2 321 (36.07%) Bash Shell
3 320 (35.96%) Perl
4 15 (1.69%) SQL
5 6 (0.67%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.22%) C
7 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.11%) PHP
7 1 (0.11%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 649 (72.92%) Cisco Certification
2 606 (68.09%) CCNP
3 461 (51.80%) CCNA
4 57 (6.40%) CCIE
4 57 (6.40%) Security Cleared
5 35 (3.93%) SC Cleared
6 32 (3.60%) CCSA
7 31 (3.48%) Degree
8 28 (3.15%) CCSE
9 22 (2.47%) JNCIS
10 18 (2.02%) JNCIP
10 18 (2.02%) Microsoft Certification
11 16 (1.80%) JNCIA
12 15 (1.69%) CCDP
13 14 (1.57%) Check Point Certification
14 11 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (1.12%) CCDA
15 10 (1.12%) Computer Science Degree
16 9 (1.01%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 394 (44.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 370 (41.57%) ISO 9001
3 51 (5.73%) SLA
4 39 (4.38%) ISO 22301
5 14 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 6 (0.67%) NIST
7 4 (0.45%) GDPR
8 3 (0.34%) ISO 14001
9 1 (0.11%) GPG13
9 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 69 (7.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 48 (5.39%) Active Directory
3 35 (3.93%) Hyper-V
4 31 (3.48%) vCloud
5 22 (2.47%) VMware NSX
6 17 (1.91%) vSphere
7 14 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
8 4 (0.45%) XenApp
9 2 (0.22%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 2 (0.22%) Docker
9 2 (0.22%) Firmware
9 2 (0.22%) iptables
9 2 (0.22%) VMware Server
10 1 (0.11%) KVM
Systems Management
1 393 (44.16%) FortiGate
2 319 (35.84%) Nagios
3 18 (2.02%) SCCM
4 16 (1.80%) Puppet
4 16 (1.80%) RANCID
5 15 (1.69%) Nessus
6 12 (1.35%) Ansible
7 6 (0.67%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (0.67%) vRealize
8 5 (0.56%) Cacti
9 4 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
9 4 (0.45%) Cisco Prime
9 4 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
9 4 (0.45%) Nmap
9 4 (0.45%) OpenVAS
10 3 (0.34%) Iperf
10 3 (0.34%) WSUS
11 2 (0.22%) Icinga
11 2 (0.22%) Kubernetes
11 2 (0.22%) TrustSec
Vendors
1 741 (83.26%) Cisco
2 421 (47.30%) Palo Alto
3 233 (26.18%) CheckPoint
4 186 (20.90%) Juniper
5 130 (14.61%) F5
6 112 (12.58%) VMware
7 100 (11.24%) Meraki
8 89 (10.00%) HP
9 79 (8.88%) Microsoft
10 61 (6.85%) Aruba
10 61 (6.85%) Huawei
11 58 (6.52%) Brocade
12 49 (5.51%) Citrix
13 46 (5.17%) Ruckus Wireless
14 28 (3.15%) SolarWinds
15 22 (2.47%) Dell
16 20 (2.25%) Blue Coat
17 18 (2.02%) AlienVault
17 18 (2.02%) ProCurve
17 18 (2.02%) Red Hat