Period
to 11 August 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 11 August 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
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 512 474 654
Rank change year-on-year -38 +180 +111
Permanent jobs citing Fortinet 257 880 608
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.40% 0.62% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.46% 0.82%
Number of salaries quoted 251 415 425
Median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -13.04% +4.55%
10th Percentile £34,250 £32,600 £30,050
90th Percentile £83,000 £67,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £55,000 £47,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +15.79% -17.39% +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 26,241 60,452 74,410
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.15% 42.42% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 20,077 46,328 57,517
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 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £44,400
% change year-on-year +5.56% +1.35% +4.47%

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 11 August 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 11 August 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 -55 228 £55,000 +10.00% 30
UK excluding London -75 169 £55,000 +15.79% 27
London +171 78 £66,250 +15.22% 4
North of England -102 62 £55,000 +22.22% 10
North West +118 42 £55,000 +10.00% 6
South East +132 41 £55,000 -4.35% 7
Midlands +65 37 £55,000 +4.76% 6
West Midlands +51 31 £52,500 - 6
Work from Home +67 25 £60,000 +20.00% 3
Yorkshire -100 22 £55,000 +22.22% 2
South West +93 13 £30,782 -7.42% 1
Wales +49 13 £36,978 -
Scotland +84 7 £52,500 -16.00% 1
East Midlands +73 6 £55,000 +37.50%
East of England +69 4 £55,750 +37.65% 2
North East +30 2 £50,000 +5.26% 2

For the 6 months to 11 August 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.

1 225 (87.55%) Cisco
2 194 (75.49%) Firewall
3 140 (54.47%) WAN
4 96 (37.35%) LAN
5 94 (36.58%) CheckPoint
6 90 (35.02%) Cisco Certification
7 88 (34.24%) Palo Alto
8 81 (31.52%) BGP
8 81 (31.52%) Wireless
9 80 (31.13%) OSPF
10 76 (29.57%) MPLS
11 75 (29.18%) VMware
12 73 (28.40%) VPN
13 70 (27.24%) Azure
14 65 (25.29%) F5
14 65 (25.29%) Data Centre
15 63 (24.51%) Network Security
16 54 (21.01%) AWS
16 54 (21.01%) Cisco ASA
16 54 (21.01%) CCNP
17 53 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
18 49 (19.07%) Cisco Nexus
19 47 (18.29%) Windows
19 47 (18.29%) Juniper
20 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
21 40 (15.56%) Aruba
22 38 (14.79%) CCNA
23 37 (14.40%) Windows Server
24 36 (14.01%) HP
25 34 (13.23%) CCIE

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 (5.06%) Elasticsearch
2 9 (3.50%) MS Exchange
3 7 (2.72%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.33%) IIS
5 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.78%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.39%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (3.89%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.95%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 70 (27.24%) Azure
2 54 (21.01%) AWS
3 27 (10.51%) Office 365
4 12 (4.67%) IaaS
5 11 (4.28%) AWS CloudFormation
6 8 (3.11%) GCP
7 7 (2.72%) PaaS
8 4 (1.56%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 4 (1.56%) Amazon ECS
8 4 (1.56%) AWS CodeBuild
8 4 (1.56%) AWS CodePipeline
8 4 (1.56%) SaaS
9 3 (1.17%) Amazon GuardDuty
9 3 (1.17%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.39%) Akamai
10 1 (0.39%) Mimecast
10 1 (0.39%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.39%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 194 (75.49%) Firewall
2 140 (54.47%) WAN
3 96 (37.35%) LAN
4 81 (31.52%) BGP
4 81 (31.52%) Wireless
5 80 (31.13%) OSPF
6 76 (29.57%) MPLS
7 73 (28.40%) VPN
8 63 (24.51%) Network Security
9 54 (21.01%) Cisco ASA
10 49 (19.07%) Cisco Nexus
11 34 (13.23%) TCP/IP
11 34 (13.23%) Wi-Fi
12 29 (11.28%) Cisco Wireless
12 29 (11.28%) SAN
13 28 (10.89%) EIGRP
14 22 (8.56%) Cisco Firepower
14 22 (8.56%) Internet
15 21 (8.17%) VoIP
16 20 (7.78%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.11%) SQL Server 2016
3 5 (1.95%) MySQL
4 4 (1.56%) Amazon Aurora
4 4 (1.56%) MongoDB
4 4 (1.56%) NoSQL
4 4 (1.56%) Redis
5 1 (0.39%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.39%) MS Access
5 1 (0.39%) Power BI
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (5.06%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.50%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (1.56%) Jenkins
4 3 (1.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.78%) Metasploit
General
1 25 (9.73%) Finance
2 21 (8.17%) Telecoms
3 14 (5.45%) Banking
4 10 (3.89%) Public Sector
4 10 (3.89%) Retail
5 5 (1.95%) French Language
5 5 (1.95%) German Language
5 5 (1.95%) Italian Language
5 5 (1.95%) Law
5 5 (1.95%) Marketing
5 5 (1.95%) Spanish Language
6 3 (1.17%) Local Government
7 2 (0.78%) Fire and Rescue
7 2 (0.78%) Legal
8 1 (0.39%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 124 (48.25%) Network Engineer
2 48 (18.68%) Senior Network Engineer
3 27 (10.51%) Security Engineer
4 24 (9.34%) Analyst
5 18 (7.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 17 (6.61%) Architect
7 15 (5.84%) Cloud Engineer
8 13 (5.06%) Consultant
9 12 (4.67%) IT Engineer
9 12 (4.67%) Network Analyst
10 10 (3.89%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 10 (3.89%) Senior Security Engineer
11 9 (3.50%) Network Consultant
11 9 (3.50%) Network Manager
11 9 (3.50%) Security Analyst
12 8 (3.11%) Cisco Consultant
12 8 (3.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
13 7 (2.72%) Cisco Engineer
13 7 (2.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 7 (2.72%) IP Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.11%) YAML
2 6 (2.33%) JSON
3 4 (1.56%) Web Services
3 4 (1.56%) XMPP
4 3 (1.17%) Regular Expression
5 2 (0.78%) Elastic Stack
5 2 (0.78%) HTML
5 2 (0.78%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.39%) .NET
6 1 (0.39%) 802.1X
6 1 (0.39%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.39%) CSS
6 1 (0.39%) SAML
6 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (25.29%) Data Centre
2 17 (6.61%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (5.06%) Public Cloud
4 11 (4.28%) Private Cloud
5 9 (3.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 6 (2.33%) PKI
6 6 (2.33%) Self-Motivation
7 5 (1.95%) Hybrid Cloud
8 4 (1.56%) Blog
8 4 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.56%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.17%) CESG
9 3 (1.17%) Cyber Defence
9 3 (1.17%) FlexPod
10 2 (0.78%) CCTV
10 2 (0.78%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.78%) Internet of Things
10 2 (0.78%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 47 (18.29%) Windows
2 37 (14.40%) Windows Server
3 26 (10.12%) Linux
4 18 (7.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (4.67%) Windows 10
5 12 (4.67%) Windows Server 2016
6 11 (4.28%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.72%) Windows 7
8 5 (1.95%) Windows Server 2019
9 4 (1.56%) Kali Linux
10 2 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.39%) Android
11 1 (0.39%) CentOS
11 1 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.39%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (10.51%) Presales
1 27 (10.51%) SIEM
2 26 (10.12%) Network Virtualisation
3 25 (9.73%) Cybersecurity
4 22 (8.56%) DevOps
5 21 (8.17%) Network Design
5 21 (8.17%) Problem-Solving
6 19 (7.39%) WAN Optimisation
7 16 (6.23%) Mentoring
8 15 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 14 (5.45%) Network Monitoring
10 13 (5.06%) Kalman Filter
10 13 (5.06%) Load Balancing
11 12 (4.67%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (4.67%) Migration
12 11 (4.28%) Information Security
12 11 (4.28%) Project Management
13 10 (3.89%) High Availability
13 10 (3.89%) Root Cause Analysis
14 9 (3.50%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (10.12%) Python
2 10 (3.89%) SQL
3 6 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 5 (1.95%) Perl
5 2 (0.78%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.39%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.39%) PHP
6 1 (0.39%) VBA
Qualifications
1 90 (35.02%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (21.01%) CCNP
3 38 (14.79%) CCNA
4 34 (13.23%) CCIE
5 23 (8.95%) Degree
6 17 (6.61%) Security Cleared
7 14 (5.45%) SC Cleared
8 8 (3.11%) DBS Check
9 7 (2.72%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (2.33%) CCIP
10 6 (2.33%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (1.95%) ACCA
11 5 (1.95%) ACSA
11 5 (1.95%) ACSP
11 5 (1.95%) CCDP
11 5 (1.95%) CEH
11 5 (1.95%) CISSP
11 5 (1.95%) CompTIA Security+
11 5 (1.95%) DV Cleared
12 4 (1.56%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (7.00%) PCI DSS
2 17 (6.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.11%) SLA
4 4 (1.56%) GDPR
4 4 (1.56%) NCSC
5 3 (1.17%) NIST
5 3 (1.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.39%) QA
System Software
1 53 (20.62%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (11.67%) Active Directory
3 23 (8.95%) VMware NSX
4 13 (5.06%) Hyper-V
5 12 (4.67%) Docker
5 12 (4.67%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (2.72%) XenApp
7 6 (2.33%) vSphere
8 5 (1.95%) VMware Server
8 5 (1.95%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.56%) vCloud
9 4 (1.56%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (1.17%) Firmware
10 3 (1.17%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 2 (0.78%) Terminal Services
12 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.39%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 29 (11.28%) Ansible
1 29 (11.28%) FortiGate
2 17 (6.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 13 (5.06%) Puppet
4 10 (3.89%) Opscode Chef
5 8 (3.11%) Nessus
6 7 (2.72%) Cisco CME
6 7 (2.72%) Terraform
7 5 (1.95%) Nagios
7 5 (1.95%) Prometheus
7 5 (1.95%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
8 4 (1.56%) Single Sign-On
9 3 (1.17%) McAfee ePO
9 3 (1.17%) SCCM
10 2 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.78%) Kubernetes
10 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Intune
10 2 (0.78%) NetBackup
10 2 (0.78%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 225 (87.55%) Cisco
2 94 (36.58%) CheckPoint
3 88 (34.24%) Palo Alto
4 75 (29.18%) VMware
5 65 (25.29%) F5
6 47 (18.29%) Juniper
7 45 (17.51%) Microsoft
8 40 (15.56%) Aruba
9 36 (14.01%) HP
10 27 (10.51%) Citrix
11 25 (9.73%) Meraki
12 24 (9.34%) SolarWinds
13 20 (7.78%) Splunk
14 17 (6.61%) Dell
15 13 (5.06%) NetApp
16 12 (4.67%) Sophos
17 11 (4.28%) Arista
17 11 (4.28%) Brocade
17 11 (4.28%) WatchGuard
18 10 (3.89%) NetScout