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The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and a requirement for FortiGate skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited FortiGate over the 6 months to 30 June 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Fortinet FortiGate
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
30 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 731 544 283
Rank change year-on-year -187 -261 +62
Permanent jobs citing FortiGate 141 62 19
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 0.90% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 136 45 19
10th Percentile £10,000 - £47,400
25th Percentile £44,366 £41,250 £47,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £56,150 £50,000 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +12.30% - -18.37%
75th Percentile £68,750 £67,500 £66,375
90th Percentile £77,500 £77,500 £73,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% +8.25% -15.65%

FortiGate is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a WFH option and a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,635 6,917 1,578
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 20.08% 18.70% 17.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8,119 5,172 1,347
10th Percentile £42,500 £38,750 £41,250
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £49,375
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% - -3.70%
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £80,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £95,000 £95,000
UK median annual salary £68,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year +5.38% +4.00% +7.20%

FortiGate
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing FortiGate as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

FortiGate trend for jobs with a WFH option

FortiGate
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing FortiGate.

FortiGate salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

FortiGate
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing FortiGate over the 6 months to 30 June 2022.

FortiGate salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 30 June 2022, FortiGate job roles required the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for FortiGate.

1 115 (81.56%) Cisco
2 94 (66.67%) Firewall
3 74 (52.48%) LAN
4 67 (47.52%) WAN
5 66 (46.81%) Fortinet
6 65 (46.10%) Cisco Certification
7 61 (43.26%) Presales
8 55 (39.01%) Cisco Nexus
9 50 (35.46%) Cisco ASA
10 43 (30.50%) CCNP
11 41 (29.08%) Documentation Skills
12 40 (28.37%) Data Centre
13 38 (26.95%) Service Delivery
14 34 (24.11%) CheckPoint
15 33 (23.40%) F5
16 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
16 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
17 30 (21.28%) Palo Alto
17 30 (21.28%) SD-WAN
18 27 (19.15%) VMware
19 26 (18.44%) SC Cleared
20 25 (17.73%) Microsoft 365
21 23 (16.31%) Technical Architecture
21 23 (16.31%) CCIE
21 23 (16.31%) Windows
21 23 (16.31%) Social Skills
22 21 (14.89%) Network Virtualisation
22 21 (14.89%) Cisco Firepower
22 21 (14.89%) SIEM
22 21 (14.89%) Line Management

FortiGate
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Apache
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 25 (17.73%) Microsoft 365
2 17 (12.06%) Azure
3 13 (9.22%) AWS
4 7 (4.96%) OneDrive
5 5 (3.55%) Rubrik
5 5 (3.55%) SaaS
6 4 (2.84%) Akamai
6 4 (2.84%) Google Workspace
6 4 (2.84%) IaaS
7 3 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (2.13%) Azure Sentinel
7 3 (2.13%) GCP
7 3 (2.13%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.42%) Azure Key Vault
8 2 (1.42%) Azure Logic Apps
8 2 (1.42%) Azure Monitor
8 2 (1.42%) PaaS
9 1 (0.71%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 94 (66.67%) Firewall
2 74 (52.48%) LAN
3 67 (47.52%) WAN
4 55 (39.01%) Cisco Nexus
5 50 (35.46%) Cisco ASA
6 30 (21.28%) SD-WAN
7 21 (14.89%) Cisco Firepower
8 20 (14.18%) Wireless
9 17 (12.06%) Cisco ISE
10 16 (11.35%) Network Security
11 12 (8.51%) VPN
12 11 (7.80%) VLAN
12 11 (7.80%) Wi-Fi
13 10 (7.09%) OSPF
13 10 (7.09%) TCP/IP
14 7 (4.96%) BGP
14 7 (4.96%) NetScaler
15 6 (4.26%) Cisco Wireless
15 6 (4.26%) DNS
16 5 (3.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.42%) Azure SQL Database
1 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (0.71%) MariaDB
2 1 (0.71%) MySQL
2 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
General
1 41 (29.08%) Documentation Skills
2 23 (16.31%) Social Skills
3 9 (6.38%) Finance
4 4 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (2.84%) Law
5 3 (2.13%) Legal
6 2 (1.42%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.42%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.71%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.71%) Aviation
7 1 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.71%) French Language
7 1 (0.71%) Public Sector
7 1 (0.71%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (26.95%) Architect
2 31 (21.99%) Network Engineer
3 27 (19.15%) Network Specialist
4 19 (13.48%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 19 (13.48%) Network Architect
4 19 (13.48%) Security Architect
5 15 (10.64%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 13 (9.22%) Cisco Architect
6 13 (9.22%) Cisco Security Architect
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco Network Specialist
7 11 (7.80%) Cisco Specialist
8 10 (7.09%) LAN Specialist
9 9 (6.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) IT Support
11 7 (4.96%) LAN Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Network Support
11 7 (4.96%) Senior Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.42%) ARM Templates
1 2 (1.42%) JSON
2 1 (0.71%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 40 (28.37%) Data Centre
2 11 (7.80%) Public Cloud
3 7 (4.96%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (2.84%) Linux Command Line
4 4 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.71%) Blockchain
5 1 (0.71%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
5 1 (0.71%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.71%) PMI
5 1 (0.71%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (16.31%) Windows
2 19 (13.48%) Windows Server
3 11 (7.80%) Linux
4 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2016
5 4 (2.84%) Android
5 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
5 4 (2.84%) Mac OS
6 2 (1.42%) VMS
7 1 (0.71%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.71%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (43.26%) Presales
2 38 (26.95%) Service Delivery
3 23 (16.31%) Technical Architecture
4 21 (14.89%) Line Management
4 21 (14.89%) Network Virtualisation
4 21 (14.89%) SIEM
5 20 (14.18%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (14.18%) Load Balancing
6 19 (13.48%) Customer Engagement
6 19 (13.48%) SOAR
7 13 (9.22%) Due Diligence
7 13 (9.22%) Requirements Gathering
8 12 (8.51%) ITIL
9 11 (7.80%) Network Management
10 9 (6.38%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
12 6 (4.26%) Customer Requirements
12 6 (4.26%) Proactive Maintenance
12 6 (4.26%) Problem-Solving
12 6 (4.26%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.26%) SQL
2 5 (3.55%) Python
3 2 (1.42%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (46.10%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (30.50%) CCNP
3 31 (21.99%) Security Cleared
4 26 (18.44%) SC Cleared
5 23 (16.31%) CCIE
6 12 (8.51%) CCNA
7 3 (2.13%) DBS Check
7 3 (2.13%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.42%) CCIE Security
8 2 (1.42%) MCITP
8 2 (1.42%) MCSE
8 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (0.71%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 1 (0.71%) DV Cleared
9 1 (0.71%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 1 (0.71%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.38%) SLA
2 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 2 (1.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.71%) NIST
System Software
1 16 (11.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (9.93%) Active Directory
3 10 (7.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.13%) Firmware
4 3 (2.13%) Virtual Machines
5 2 (1.42%) VMware NSX
5 2 (1.42%) vSphere
5 2 (1.42%) XenApp
5 2 (1.42%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.71%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (2.84%) SCCM
3 2 (1.42%) Ansible
3 2 (1.42%) Terraform
4 1 (0.71%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 1 (0.71%) Autotask
4 1 (0.71%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.71%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 115 (81.56%) Cisco
2 66 (46.81%) Fortinet
3 34 (24.11%) CheckPoint
4 33 (23.40%) F5
5 31 (21.99%) Microsoft
6 30 (21.28%) Palo Alto
7 27 (19.15%) VMware
8 19 (13.48%) HP
8 19 (13.48%) Juniper
8 19 (13.48%) Meraki
9 7 (4.96%) Aruba
9 7 (4.96%) Citrix
10 5 (3.55%) Extreme Networks
10 5 (3.55%) ServiceNow
10 5 (3.55%) Sony
10 5 (3.55%) Veeam
10 5 (3.55%) WatchGuard
11 4 (2.84%) Freshdesk
11 4 (2.84%) Google
11 4 (2.84%) SonicWALL