Period
to 18 May 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of 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 18 May 2021 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
Central London > City of London
6 months to
18 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 204 208 290
Rank change year-on-year +4 +82 -8
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 33 62 51
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.66% 0.86% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 2.38% 1.29%
Number of salaries quoted 33 61 50
10th Percentile " £41,250 £42,400
25th Percentile £42,500 £52,500 £60,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +21.74%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £81,250
90th Percentile £98,500 £87,500 £86,250
Central London median annual salary £68,750 £65,000 £67,000
% change year-on-year +5.77% -2.99% +16.52%

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 the City of London.

All Vendors
City of London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,588 2,610 3,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.89% 36.12% 39.08%
Number of salaries quoted 1,342 2,176 3,517
10th Percentile £42,500 £33,927 £32,500
25th Percentile £52,500 £46,250 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £69,250 £62,500 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year +10.80% +4.17% -
75th Percentile £86,813 £77,500 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £91,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in the City of London

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in the City of London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Palo Alto in the City of London.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in the City of London

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in the City of London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Palo Alto in the City of London over the 6 months to 18 May 2021.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in the City of London

For the 6 months to 18 May 2021, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
3 14 (42.42%) Cisco
3 14 (42.42%) AWS
4 13 (39.39%) Azure
5 12 (36.36%) Python
5 12 (36.36%) Presales
6 11 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
6 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 10 (30.30%) Telesales
7 10 (30.30%) Network Security
7 10 (30.30%) Trend Micro
7 10 (30.30%) Gemalto
7 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (30.30%) Forcepoint
7 10 (30.30%) CyberArk
7 10 (30.30%) Mimecast
7 10 (30.30%) Email Filtering
7 10 (30.30%) Web Filtering
7 10 (30.30%) AlienVault
7 10 (30.30%) Thales
7 10 (30.30%) Privileged Access Management
7 10 (30.30%) Thycotic
7 10 (30.30%) Antivirus Management
7 10 (30.30%) OneLogin
8 9 (27.27%) Terraform
8 9 (27.27%) OSPF
8 9 (27.27%) BGP
8 9 (27.27%) Finance

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (42.42%) AWS
2 13 (39.39%) Azure
3 10 (30.30%) Mimecast
4 5 (15.15%) Microsoft 365
5 4 (12.12%) Azure Key Vault
5 4 (12.12%) IaaS
5 4 (12.12%) PaaS
5 4 (12.12%) SaaS
6 3 (9.09%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (6.06%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (78.79%) Firewall
2 10 (30.30%) Network Security
3 9 (27.27%) BGP
3 9 (27.27%) OSPF
4 8 (24.24%) TCP/IP
4 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 7 (21.21%) LAN
6 6 (18.18%) Multicast
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (15.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 5 (15.15%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (15.15%) Wireless
8 4 (12.12%) BIG-IP
8 4 (12.12%) MPLS
8 4 (12.12%) VPN
9 3 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (9.09%) NX-OS
9 3 (9.09%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 6 (18.18%) Git (software)
2 3 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (27.27%) Finance
2 6 (18.18%) Telecoms
3 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.12%) Social Skills
5 2 (6.06%) Banking
6 1 (3.03%) Documentation Skills
6 1 (3.03%) Electronics
6 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
6 1 (3.03%) Marketing
6 1 (3.03%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Security Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Head of Networks
5 2 (6.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Network Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Architect
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Cybersecurity Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Server Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Technology Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) 802.1X
1 2 (6.06%) JSON
1 2 (6.06%) Regular Expression
1 2 (6.06%) YAML
2 1 (3.03%) FIX Protocol
2 1 (3.03%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Management Information System
2 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
3 1 (3.03%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.18%) Linux
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
2 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (57.58%) Cybersecurity
2 12 (36.36%) Presales
3 11 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 11 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
3 11 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Antivirus Management
4 10 (30.30%) Email Filtering
4 10 (30.30%) Privileged Access Management
4 10 (30.30%) Telesales
4 10 (30.30%) Web Filtering
5 8 (24.24%) DevOps
6 6 (18.18%) Security Architecture
7 5 (15.15%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (15.15%) Vulnerability Management
8 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
8 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure as Code
8 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (12.12%) Investment Management
8 4 (12.12%) OWASP
Programming Languages
1 12 (36.36%) Python
2 6 (18.18%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.06%) PHP
3 2 (6.06%) R
4 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (30.30%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (21.21%) CCNP
3 5 (15.15%) CCIE
4 3 (9.09%) CCNA
4 3 (9.09%) CISA
4 3 (9.09%) CISM
4 3 (9.09%) CISSP
4 3 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 1 (3.03%) CCSA
5 1 (3.03%) CCSE
5 1 (3.03%) CCVP
5 1 (3.03%) CEH
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) Docker
2 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.03%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) Terraform
2 8 (24.24%) Ansible
3 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (6.06%) ITRS Geneos
4 2 (6.06%) Puppet
5 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) AlienVault
2 10 (30.30%) CyberArk
2 10 (30.30%) Forcepoint
2 10 (30.30%) Gemalto
2 10 (30.30%) OneLogin
2 10 (30.30%) Thales
2 10 (30.30%) Thycotic
2 10 (30.30%) Trend Micro
3 7 (21.21%) F5
4 6 (18.18%) VMware
5 5 (15.15%) CheckPoint
5 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
5 5 (15.15%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.12%) Fortinet
7 3 (9.09%) Arista
7 3 (9.09%) Splunk
7 3 (9.09%) Symantec
8 2 (6.06%) ExtraHop
8 2 (6.06%) Radianz