Period
to 23 July 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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 204 180 302
Rank change year-on-year -24 +122 0
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 39 59 36
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 0.69% 1.07% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 2.22% 2.98% 0.91%
Number of salaries quoted 39 56 35
10th Percentile " £41,250 £40,000
25th Percentile £42,500 £60,625 £53,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year -6.90% +16.00% -7.41%
75th Percentile £84,375 £85,000 £78,750
90th Percentile £99,000 £87,500 £85,000
Central London median annual salary £67,500 £72,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -6.90% +20.83% -9.09%

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 1,760 1,978 3,945
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 31.31% 35.87% 38.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1,494 1,665 3,506
10th Percentile £42,500 £36,250 £32,500
25th Percentile £51,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
Median % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% +4.17%
75th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
90th Percentile £101,250 £92,250 £90,000
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year - +8.33% -

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 23 July 2021.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in the City of London

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 24 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
3 18 (46.15%) Azure
4 16 (41.03%) AWS
5 15 (38.46%) Network Security
6 14 (35.90%) Cisco
6 14 (35.90%) Presales
7 13 (33.33%) Docker
7 13 (33.33%) DevOps
7 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
7 13 (33.33%) Python
8 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
8 12 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (28.21%) CyberArk
9 11 (28.21%) Mimecast
9 11 (28.21%) Terraform
9 11 (28.21%) Email Filtering
9 11 (28.21%) Web Filtering
9 11 (28.21%) AlienVault
9 11 (28.21%) Thales
9 11 (28.21%) Privileged Access Management
9 11 (28.21%) Thycotic
9 11 (28.21%) OneLogin
9 11 (28.21%) Antivirus Management
9 11 (28.21%) Telesales
9 11 (28.21%) Trend Micro
9 11 (28.21%) Gemalto
9 11 (28.21%) Forcepoint
10 10 (25.64%) Git (software)

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 (5.13%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Azure
2 16 (41.03%) AWS
3 11 (28.21%) Mimecast
4 8 (20.51%) Azure Key Vault
4 8 (20.51%) IaaS
4 8 (20.51%) PaaS
4 8 (20.51%) SaaS
5 6 (15.38%) Microsoft 365
6 3 (7.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (2.56%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (2.56%) Azure Sentinel
Communications & Networking
1 29 (74.36%) Firewall
2 15 (38.46%) Network Security
3 7 (17.95%) BGP
3 7 (17.95%) OSPF
3 7 (17.95%) WAN
4 6 (15.38%) LAN
4 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.82%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (12.82%) Multicast
5 5 (12.82%) Wireless
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (7.69%) Cisco Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) DHCP
7 3 (7.69%) DNS
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 3 (7.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (7.69%) Wireshark
8 2 (5.13%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 10 (25.64%) Git (software)
2 3 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (15.38%) Finance
2 4 (10.26%) Social Skills
2 4 (10.26%) Telecoms
3 3 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Documentation Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Electronics
4 1 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.56%) Marketing
4 1 (2.56%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 9 (23.08%) Cloud Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.38%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
4 3 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Head of Networks
5 2 (5.13%) Information Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Network Manager
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Security Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) 802.1X
1 2 (5.13%) JSON
1 2 (5.13%) Regular Expression
1 2 (5.13%) YAML
2 1 (2.56%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.82%) Tandem
3 4 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
4 1 (2.56%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (17.95%) Linux
2 3 (7.69%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (61.54%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (35.90%) Presales
3 13 (33.33%) DevOps
4 12 (30.77%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
4 12 (30.77%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (28.21%) Antivirus Management
5 11 (28.21%) Email Filtering
5 11 (28.21%) Privileged Access Management
5 11 (28.21%) Telesales
5 11 (28.21%) Web Filtering
6 9 (23.08%) Security Architecture
6 9 (23.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 8 (20.51%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (20.51%) Information Security
7 8 (20.51%) OWASP
8 6 (15.38%) Open Source
9 4 (10.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (7.69%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) Python
2 9 (23.08%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 13 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (23.08%) CCNP
3 5 (12.82%) CCNA
4 3 (7.69%) CCIE
4 3 (7.69%) Degree
5 2 (5.13%) CCSE
5 2 (5.13%) CISA
5 2 (5.13%) CISM
5 2 (5.13%) CISSP
6 1 (2.56%) (ISC)2 CCSP
6 1 (2.56%) ACCA
6 1 (2.56%) CCIP
6 1 (2.56%) CCSA
6 1 (2.56%) CCVP
6 1 (2.56%) CEH
6 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Docker
2 9 (23.08%) Active Directory
3 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 11 (28.21%) Terraform
2 8 (20.51%) Kubernetes
3 5 (12.82%) Ansible
4 2 (5.13%) Puppet
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Cisco
2 11 (28.21%) AlienVault
2 11 (28.21%) CyberArk
2 11 (28.21%) Forcepoint
2 11 (28.21%) Gemalto
2 11 (28.21%) OneLogin
2 11 (28.21%) Thales
2 11 (28.21%) Thycotic
2 11 (28.21%) Trend Micro
3 7 (17.95%) Microsoft
4 6 (15.38%) F5
4 6 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 6 (15.38%) VMware
5 5 (12.82%) CheckPoint
6 3 (7.69%) Arista
6 3 (7.69%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.69%) Splunk
7 2 (5.13%) Aruba
7 2 (5.13%) Meraki
7 2 (5.13%) Riverbed