Period
to 18 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Palo Alto products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Palo Alto over the 6 months to 18 November 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 55 91 92
Rank change year-on-year +36 +1 +27
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 35 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 3.95% 0.19% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 8.06% 0.39% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 24 0 7
Bedfordshire median annual salary £55,000 - £50,000
East of England median annual salary £50,500 £44,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year +14.77% -34.81% +12.50%

Palo Alto 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 advertised in Bedfordshire.

All Vendors
Bedfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 434 511 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 48.98% 48.48% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 336 418 410
Bedfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year - +8.11% -7.50%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £72,500 £68,750
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Bedfordshire

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Salary trend for Palo Alto in Bedfordshire

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in Bedfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in Bedfordshire

Palo Alto
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 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
Bedford - 22 £55,000 -
Luton - 8 - -
Palo Alto
East of England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2019, IT jobs citing Palo Alto 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 across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 26 (74.29%) Firewall
2 18 (51.43%) Information Security
2 18 (51.43%) Nessus
2 18 (51.43%) COBIT
2 18 (51.43%) ISMS
2 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
2 18 (51.43%) Qualys
2 18 (51.43%) SCCM
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 18 (51.43%) Azure
2 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 18 (51.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 18 (51.43%) Identity Management
2 18 (51.43%) Information Security Management
2 18 (51.43%) Security Management
2 18 (51.43%) Management Information System
2 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 18 (51.43%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 18 (51.43%) Cybersecurity
2 18 (51.43%) SCOrch
2 18 (51.43%) Patch Management
2 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
2 18 (51.43%) Security Operations
2 18 (51.43%) Virtual Machines
2 18 (51.43%) Cyber Essentials
2 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Engineering

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 18 (51.43%) Exchange Server 2010
1 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 18 (51.43%) Azure
2 4 (11.43%) AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 26 (74.29%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) LAN
2 8 (22.86%) TCP/IP
2 8 (22.86%) WAN
3 7 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (11.43%) BGP
4 4 (11.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (11.43%) MPLS
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.57%) Ethernet
5 3 (8.57%) Network Security
5 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
General
1 18 (51.43%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Banking
2 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (57.14%) Security Engineer
2 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
3 13 (37.14%) Network Engineer
4 9 (25.71%) Senior Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (8.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 3 (8.57%) Network Architect
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Lead Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Network Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Network Security Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 18 (51.43%) Management Information System
2 10 (28.57%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.29%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 18 (51.43%) Windows
1 18 (51.43%) Windows Server
1 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2008
1 18 (51.43%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Cybersecurity
1 18 (51.43%) Identity Management
1 18 (51.43%) Information Security
1 18 (51.43%) Information Security Management
1 18 (51.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 18 (51.43%) ISMS
1 18 (51.43%) Patch Management
1 18 (51.43%) Security Management
1 18 (51.43%) Security Operations
1 18 (51.43%) Vulnerability Management
2 4 (11.43%) Fintech
3 3 (8.57%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (8.57%) Network Management
3 3 (8.57%) Web Filtering
4 1 (2.86%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 16 (45.71%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (37.14%) CCNP
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) CCSA
3 4 (11.43%) Degree
4 1 (2.86%) CCSE
4 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (51.43%) COBIT
1 18 (51.43%) Cyber Essentials
1 18 (51.43%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
1 18 (51.43%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 18 (51.43%) Nessus
1 18 (51.43%) SCCM
1 18 (51.43%) SCOrch
2 3 (8.57%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
1 18 (51.43%) Qualys
2 13 (37.14%) Cisco
3 8 (22.86%) CheckPoint
3 8 (22.86%) F5
4 5 (14.29%) Meraki
5 3 (8.57%) SolarWinds
6 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
6 1 (2.86%) IBM
6 1 (2.86%) VMware