Period
to 28 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 28 January 2022 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
London > Central London
6 months to
28 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 241 212 244
Rank change year-on-year -29 +32 +43
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 42 28 118
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.58% 0.55% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.67% 1.59% 2.71%
Number of salaries quoted 36 26 112
10th Percentile £54,375 £58,125 £45,075
25th Percentile £63,125 £66,875 £52,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £85,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -23.53% +36.00% +2.04%
75th Percentile £75,000 £97,500 £75,000
90th Percentile - £100,000 £82,250
London median annual salary £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +4.00%

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 Central London.

All Vendors
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,509 1,759 4,357
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 34.44% 34.45% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2,106 1,498 3,718
10th Percentile £36,750 £41,250 £31,250
25th Percentile £48,750 £51,250 £43,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year -7.14% +16.67% -
75th Percentile £82,313 £85,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £96,500 £97,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Central London

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Palo Alto in Central London.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in Central London

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Palo Alto in Central London over the 6 months to 28 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in Central London

Palo Alto
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the Central London region over the 6 months to 28 January 2022. 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
Jobs
City of London -36 21 £70,000 -22.22% 8
City of Westminster - 4 £37,500 -
West End of London - 1 £37,500 -
Palo Alto
London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2022, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 32 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (66.67%) CCNP
3 28 (66.67%) AWS
3 28 (66.67%) Data Centre
4 24 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
4 24 (57.14%) Cisco
4 24 (57.14%) WAN
5 23 (54.76%) Meraki
6 22 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
7 21 (50.00%) Project Management
8 20 (47.62%) VPN
8 20 (47.62%) Microsoft 365
8 20 (47.62%) Social Skills
9 19 (45.24%) CCNA
9 19 (45.24%) VLAN
10 18 (42.86%) Degree
10 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
10 18 (42.86%) Mac OS X
11 17 (40.48%) Windows
11 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
11 17 (40.48%) Time Management
11 17 (40.48%) Network Architecture
11 17 (40.48%) IT Governance
11 17 (40.48%) Information Security
11 17 (40.48%) Organisational Skills
11 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2016
11 17 (40.48%) Azure
11 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
11 17 (40.48%) User Experience

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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:

Applications
1 18 (42.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 28 (66.67%) AWS
2 20 (47.62%) Microsoft 365
3 17 (40.48%) Azure
4 8 (19.05%) GCP
5 4 (9.52%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (4.76%) IaaS
6 2 (4.76%) PaaS
6 2 (4.76%) SaaS
7 1 (2.38%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 1 (2.38%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 37 (88.10%) Firewall
2 24 (57.14%) WAN
3 22 (52.38%) Wi-Fi
4 20 (47.62%) VPN
5 19 (45.24%) VLAN
6 13 (30.95%) DNS
7 11 (26.19%) TCP/IP
8 9 (21.43%) BGP
8 9 (21.43%) OSPF
9 8 (19.05%) Network Security
10 7 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 7 (16.67%) LAN
11 6 (14.29%) MPLS
12 5 (11.90%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (9.52%) DHCP
14 3 (7.14%) EIGRP
15 2 (4.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 2 (4.76%) IP Telephony
15 2 (4.76%) IPsec
15 2 (4.76%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.14%) DB2
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Database
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
1 3 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.76%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) JIRA
1 3 (7.14%) Sonatype Nexus
1 3 (7.14%) Zephyr
2 1 (2.38%) Burp Suite
2 1 (2.38%) Metasploit
2 1 (2.38%) sqlmap
General
1 20 (47.62%) Social Skills
2 17 (40.48%) Organisational Skills
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
4 4 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 3 (7.14%) Public Sector
6 1 (2.38%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Law
Job Titles
1 28 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 18 (42.86%) Security Engineer
3 17 (40.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (19.05%) Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Network Architect
4 8 (19.05%) Solutions Architect
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (16.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Infrastructure Manager
8 1 (2.38%) Network Support
8 1 (2.38%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.38%) Presales Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Senior Security Consultant
8 1 (2.38%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) COM
1 1 (2.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 28 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 17 (40.48%) User Experience
3 8 (19.05%) Public Cloud
4 5 (11.90%) DataPower
5 4 (9.52%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (2.38%) Eurex
6 1 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 18 (42.86%) Mac OS X
2 17 (40.48%) Windows
2 17 (40.48%) Windows 10
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (40.48%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (2.38%) Solaris
4 1 (2.38%) Ubuntu
4 1 (2.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Cybersecurity
2 21 (50.00%) Project Management
3 17 (40.48%) Computer Science
3 17 (40.48%) Data Loss Prevention
3 17 (40.48%) Information Security
3 17 (40.48%) IT Governance
3 17 (40.48%) Network Architecture
3 17 (40.48%) Time Management
4 9 (21.43%) ITIL
4 9 (21.43%) Presales
5 5 (11.90%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (11.90%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (11.90%) Scrum
5 5 (11.90%) SIEM
6 4 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 1 (2.38%) Application Security
7 1 (2.38%) Dynamic Application Security Testing
7 1 (2.38%) Identity Access Management
7 1 (2.38%) Strategic Roadmap
7 1 (2.38%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.38%) Bash
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.38%) Python
2 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 32 (76.19%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (66.67%) CCNP
3 19 (45.24%) CCNA
4 18 (42.86%) Degree
5 17 (40.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 9 (21.43%) CCIE
7 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.38%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.05%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
1 4 (9.52%) VMware NSX
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 17 (40.48%) Terraform
2 3 (7.14%) QRadar
3 2 (4.76%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) CASB
4 1 (2.38%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) Nmap
4 1 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 24 (57.14%) Cisco
2 23 (54.76%) Meraki
3 15 (35.71%) Aruba
3 15 (35.71%) Fortinet
4 13 (30.95%) F5
5 10 (23.81%) Arista
5 10 (23.81%) Juniper
6 9 (21.43%) Dell
7 8 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 8 (19.05%) IBM
8 7 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 5 (11.90%) VMware
11 4 (9.52%) Citrix
11 4 (9.52%) EMC
11 4 (9.52%) Oracle
12 3 (7.14%) Cramer
12 3 (7.14%) Infoblox
12 3 (7.14%) Radware
12 3 (7.14%) Trend Micro