Period
to 4 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 4 December 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
England > East of England
6 months to
4 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 194 133 184
Rank change year-on-year -61 +51 +54
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 47 2 88
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 0.84% 0.099% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.08% 0.24% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 1 57
10th Percentile £39,250 " £28,650
25th Percentile £41,250 £43,750 £39,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £47,500 £51,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.26% -6.86% +15.91%
75th Percentile £58,750 £51,250 £57,250
90th Percentile £76,000 " £105,000
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.35% -

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 East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,259 824 3,203
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 40.20% 40.93% 47.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1,198 683 2,280
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,100 £26,000
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,000 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
75th Percentile £57,938 £58,750 £60,000
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in the East of England

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Palo Alto in the East of England.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in the East of England

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in the East of England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Palo Alto in the East of England over the 6 months to 4 December 2021.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in the East of England

Palo Alto
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the East of England region over the 6 months to 4 December 2021. 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
Cambridgeshire - 28 £45,000 - 5
Hertfordshire - 12 £53,750 - 3
Bedfordshire - 5 - -
Essex -3 2 - -
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 4 December 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 East of England region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 33 (70.21%) Firewall
3 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
3 18 (38.30%) F5
4 17 (36.17%) Network Security
4 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (34.04%) ITIL
5 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
5 16 (34.04%) Fortinet
6 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
7 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
7 14 (29.79%) CCNP
7 14 (29.79%) CCNA
8 13 (27.66%) VPN
8 13 (27.66%) SLA
8 13 (27.66%) Wireless
9 12 (25.53%) AWS
9 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
10 11 (23.40%) Problem Management
10 11 (23.40%) Azure
10 11 (23.40%) Microsoft 365
10 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
10 11 (23.40%) WAN
10 11 (23.40%) SD-WAN
11 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 10 (21.28%) Pharmaceutical
11 10 (21.28%) Degree
11 10 (21.28%) VMware
12 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (19.15%) Microsoft

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (25.53%) AWS
2 11 (23.40%) Azure
2 11 (23.40%) Microsoft 365
3 8 (17.02%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.13%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 33 (70.21%) Firewall
2 17 (36.17%) Network Security
3 14 (29.79%) Cisco ASA
4 13 (27.66%) VPN
4 13 (27.66%) Wireless
5 11 (23.40%) SD-WAN
5 11 (23.40%) WAN
6 9 (19.15%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (17.02%) IPsec
7 8 (17.02%) LAN
8 7 (14.89%) BGP
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco Firepower
8 7 (14.89%) SSL
9 5 (10.64%) OSPF
9 5 (10.64%) TCP/IP
9 5 (10.64%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (8.51%) Internet
10 4 (8.51%) MPLS
10 4 (8.51%) TACACS
10 4 (8.51%) WPA2
General
1 10 (21.28%) Pharmaceutical
2 6 (12.77%) Manufacturing
2 6 (12.77%) Social Skills
3 3 (6.38%) Public Sector
4 2 (4.26%) Games
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Finance
5 1 (2.13%) Presentation Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (46.81%) Network Engineer
2 7 (14.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Network Security Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Security Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Associate Director
4 4 (8.51%) Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Network Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Support
5 3 (6.38%) Architect
5 3 (6.38%) IP Architect
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Network Engineer
7 1 (2.13%) Firewall Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.51%) 802.1X
1 4 (8.51%) LDAP
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.51%) Biotechnology
3 4 (8.51%) Clustering
3 4 (8.51%) PKI
4 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (4.26%) CMDB
5 2 (4.26%) Driving Licence
5 2 (4.26%) Online Games
5 2 (4.26%) Replication
6 1 (2.13%) IVR
6 1 (2.13%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Windows
2 1 (2.13%) Linux
2 1 (2.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Incident Management
3 11 (23.40%) Problem Management
4 10 (21.28%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 6 (12.77%) Proactive Management
5 6 (12.77%) Virtual Environments
6 4 (8.51%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.51%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (8.51%) Computer Science
6 4 (8.51%) Data Categorisation
6 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.51%) Data Security
6 4 (8.51%) Migration
6 4 (8.51%) Neuroscience
6 4 (8.51%) Operational Stability
6 4 (8.51%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (8.51%) Runbook
6 4 (8.51%) Security Architecture
7 3 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (6.38%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.13%) C
3 1 (2.13%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (34.04%) Security Cleared
3 15 (31.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (29.79%) CCNA
4 14 (29.79%) CCNP
5 10 (21.28%) Degree
6 4 (8.51%) CCIE
6 4 (8.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (8.51%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (8.51%) MCSA
6 4 (8.51%) MCSE
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (8.51%) PhD
6 4 (8.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (27.66%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (23.40%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) ProxySG
4 2 (4.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
5 1 (2.13%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (8.51%) FortiGate
2 2 (4.26%) SCCM
3 1 (2.13%) Ansible
3 1 (2.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.13%) Stealthwatch
Vendors
1 36 (76.60%) Cisco
2 18 (38.30%) CheckPoint
2 18 (38.30%) F5
3 16 (34.04%) Fortinet
4 10 (21.28%) VMware
5 9 (19.15%) Microsoft
6 4 (8.51%) Blue Coat
6 4 (8.51%) CA
6 4 (8.51%) Juniper
6 4 (8.51%) TOWER Software
6 4 (8.51%) Varonis
7 2 (4.26%) Dell
7 2 (4.26%) HP
7 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
7 2 (4.26%) Veeam
7 2 (4.26%) Zerto
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix
8 1 (2.13%) Meraki
8 1 (2.13%) ServiceNow