Period
to 15 August 2020

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 15 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 Palo Alto Networks.

Palo Alto
Central London > City of London
6 months to
15 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 159 290 284
Rank change year-on-year +131 -6 -45
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 61 33 69
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 1.26% 0.33% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 3.45% 0.83% 1.54%
Number of salaries quoted 70 31 64
Median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% -7.14% +31.46%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £39,375
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £72,500 £61,250 £67,500
% change year-on-year +18.37% -9.26% +22.73%

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 1,770 3,984 4,494
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 36.64% 39.31% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1,460 3,534 3,869
Median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +9.09%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £91,250 £90,000 £87,500
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%

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 15 August 2020.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in the City of London

For the 6 months to 15 August 2020, 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 58 (95.08%) Cisco
2 53 (86.89%) Firewall
3 45 (73.77%) CheckPoint
4 38 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (62.30%) Finance
5 34 (55.74%) CCNP
5 34 (55.74%) WAN
6 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
7 32 (52.46%) BGP
7 32 (52.46%) F5
8 31 (50.82%) OSPF
9 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
10 23 (37.70%) VPN
11 22 (36.07%) Cisco ASA
12 21 (34.43%) MPLS
12 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
13 19 (31.15%) Cisco Nexus
13 19 (31.15%) Multicast
13 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
13 19 (31.15%) 802.1X
14 18 (29.51%) Financial Institution
15 17 (27.87%) DNS
15 17 (27.87%) DHCP
15 17 (27.87%) ITIL
15 17 (27.87%) LAN
15 17 (27.87%) Cisco IOS
15 17 (27.87%) NX-OS
16 16 (26.23%) Network Security
16 16 (26.23%) VLAN
17 15 (24.59%) Wireless

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 3 (4.92%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 13 (21.31%) Azure
2 9 (14.75%) Office 365
3 7 (11.48%) AWS
4 2 (3.28%) SaaS
5 1 (1.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 53 (86.89%) Firewall
2 34 (55.74%) WAN
3 32 (52.46%) BGP
4 31 (50.82%) OSPF
5 25 (40.98%) TCP/IP
6 23 (37.70%) VPN
7 22 (36.07%) Cisco ASA
8 21 (34.43%) MPLS
9 19 (31.15%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (31.15%) Multicast
10 17 (27.87%) Cisco IOS
10 17 (27.87%) DHCP
10 17 (27.87%) DNS
10 17 (27.87%) LAN
10 17 (27.87%) NX-OS
11 16 (26.23%) Network Security
11 16 (26.23%) VLAN
12 15 (24.59%) Wireless
13 14 (22.95%) IGMP
13 14 (22.95%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (62.30%) Finance
2 18 (29.51%) Financial Institution
3 9 (14.75%) Banking
4 6 (9.84%) Electronics
4 6 (9.84%) Investment Banking
4 6 (9.84%) Manufacturing
4 6 (9.84%) Marketing
4 6 (9.84%) Public Sector
4 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
5 4 (6.56%) Law
6 2 (3.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (60.66%) Network Engineer
2 25 (40.98%) Senior Network Engineer
3 13 (21.31%) Security Engineer
4 7 (11.48%) Network Security Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Network Architect
5 4 (6.56%) Wireless Engineer
5 4 (6.56%) Wireless Network Engineer
6 3 (4.92%) Engineering Manager
6 3 (4.92%) IT Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Network Engineering Manager
6 3 (4.92%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.28%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Cloud Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Network Administrator
7 2 (3.28%) Network Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Operations Engineer
7 2 (3.28%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (31.15%) 802.1X
2 3 (4.92%) JSON
2 3 (4.92%) Regular Expression
2 3 (4.92%) YAML
3 1 (1.64%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (31.15%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.28%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.28%) Virtual Team
3 1 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.48%) Linux
2 5 (8.20%) Unix
2 5 (8.20%) Windows
3 4 (6.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 10
4 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Load Balancing
2 17 (27.87%) ITIL
3 14 (22.95%) ITIL V3
3 14 (22.95%) Project Delivery
4 9 (14.75%) Programme Management
5 7 (11.48%) Business Continuity
5 7 (11.48%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (11.48%) Network Architecture
5 7 (11.48%) Security Operations
6 6 (9.84%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.84%) Cybersecurity
6 6 (9.84%) Digital Marketing
6 6 (9.84%) Identity Management
6 6 (9.84%) Privileged Access Management
6 6 (9.84%) SIEM
7 5 (8.20%) DevOps
7 5 (8.20%) Network Design
7 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (6.56%) Data Security
8 4 (6.56%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (6.56%) Python
2 2 (3.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 38 (62.30%) Cisco Certification
2 34 (55.74%) CCNP
3 6 (9.84%) CCNA
3 6 (9.84%) SANS
4 5 (8.20%) CCIE
4 5 (8.20%) CCSA
4 5 (8.20%) CCSE
4 5 (8.20%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (6.56%) MCSE
6 3 (4.92%) CCDP
7 2 (3.28%) CCDA
7 2 (3.28%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.64%) CISSP
8 1 (1.64%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.28%) COBIT
2 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (21.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.92%) Docker
3 2 (3.28%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (1.64%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) QRadar
2 4 (6.56%) FortiGate
3 3 (4.92%) Ansible
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (1.64%) SCCM
4 1 (1.64%) SCOM
4 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (95.08%) Cisco
2 45 (73.77%) CheckPoint
3 33 (54.10%) Microsoft
4 32 (52.46%) F5
5 14 (22.95%) ForeScout
5 14 (22.95%) Infoblox
6 11 (18.03%) Juniper
7 10 (16.39%) Aruba
8 9 (14.75%) Splunk
9 7 (11.48%) Riverbed
10 6 (9.84%) ArcSight
10 6 (9.84%) BeyondTrust
10 6 (9.84%) Bomgar
10 6 (9.84%) CyberArk
10 6 (9.84%) IBM
10 6 (9.84%) LogRhythm
10 6 (9.84%) Meraki
10 6 (9.84%) NetWitness
10 6 (9.84%) SAP
10 6 (9.84%) Thycotic