Period
to 22 September 2018

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 22 September 2018 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
22 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 266 306 327
Rank change year-on-year +40 +21 +29
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 76 48 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.69% 0.41% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 1.59% 0.96% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 63 47 19
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £57,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -21.74% +27.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £36,000 £42,000 £30,480
90th Percentile £71,250 £76,250 £62,750
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +10.53%

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 4,787 4,996 5,625
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 43.33% 42.77% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 3,449 3,989 4,521
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage 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

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT 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

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 September 2018.

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 22 September 2018. 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
Hertfordshire +16 44 £57,500 -14.81% 7
Cambridgeshire - 25 £36,000 - 1
Essex +32 6 £57,500 -
Bedfordshire -3 1 £48,000 -4.00%
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 22 September 2018, 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 74 (97.37%) Cisco
2 58 (76.32%) Firewall
3 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
3 49 (64.47%) CheckPoint
4 42 (55.26%) CCNP
5 41 (53.95%) LAN
6 39 (51.32%) WAN
7 37 (48.68%) F5
8 34 (44.74%) CCNA
9 32 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
10 29 (38.16%) OSPF
11 28 (36.84%) Network Security
12 27 (35.53%) Juniper
13 22 (28.95%) VPN
14 21 (27.63%) Fortinet
15 20 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
15 20 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
16 19 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
17 18 (23.68%) NetScaler
17 18 (23.68%) Network Management
17 18 (23.68%) Citrix
18 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
18 17 (22.37%) Wireshark
18 17 (22.37%) SolarWinds
18 17 (22.37%) Kalman Filter
18 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
18 17 (22.37%) Web Filtering
18 17 (22.37%) Stealthwatch
19 16 (21.05%) Self-Motivation
19 16 (21.05%) Ethernet

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.26%) OpenDNS
2 2 (2.63%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 58 (76.32%) Firewall
2 41 (53.95%) LAN
3 39 (51.32%) WAN
4 32 (42.11%) Cisco ASA
5 29 (38.16%) OSPF
6 28 (36.84%) Network Security
7 22 (28.95%) VPN
8 20 (26.32%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (26.32%) Wi-Fi
9 18 (23.68%) NetScaler
10 17 (22.37%) TCP/IP
10 17 (22.37%) Wireshark
11 16 (21.05%) BGP
11 16 (21.05%) Ethernet
11 16 (21.05%) MPLS
11 16 (21.05%) Wireless
12 12 (15.79%) Cisco IOS
13 11 (14.47%) EIGRP
13 11 (14.47%) HTTP
13 11 (14.47%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Git (software)
General
1 15 (19.74%) Retail
2 5 (6.58%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.63%) Finance
4 1 (1.32%) Banking
Job Titles
1 45 (59.21%) Network Engineer
2 16 (21.05%) Analyst
2 16 (21.05%) Security Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Network Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Network Security Analyst
3 15 (19.74%) Security Engineer
4 14 (18.42%) Network Security Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 13 (17.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 12 (15.79%) Senior Network Engineer
7 5 (6.58%) Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Network Consultant
7 5 (6.58%) Network Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Firewall Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Network Deployment Engineer
8 4 (5.26%) Network Security Manager
8 4 (5.26%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.47%) HTML
2 10 (13.16%) XML
3 1 (1.32%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 17 (22.37%) Data Centre
2 16 (21.05%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (19.74%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.89%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
5 3 (3.95%) NHS
6 1 (1.32%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.32%) Linux
1 1 (1.32%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 18 (23.68%) Network Management
3 17 (22.37%) Kalman Filter
3 17 (22.37%) Web Filtering
4 16 (21.05%) E-Commerce
5 15 (19.74%) Information Security
6 13 (17.11%) Load Balancing
7 10 (13.16%) Service Delivery
8 8 (10.53%) Change Control
9 7 (9.21%) Change Management
10 6 (7.89%) ITIL
11 4 (5.26%) Data Security
11 4 (5.26%) Incident Management
11 4 (5.26%) Line Management
11 4 (5.26%) Mentoring
11 4 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.26%) Supplier Management
12 3 (3.95%) Network Design
12 3 (3.95%) Validation
13 2 (2.63%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.84%) C
2 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (55.26%) CCNP
3 34 (44.74%) CCNA
4 16 (21.05%) CCSA
5 6 (7.89%) CCIE
6 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.26%) SC Cleared
8 3 (3.95%) Degree
9 2 (2.63%) CCIE Security
10 1 (1.32%) CCIE Routing and Switching
10 1 (1.32%) CEH
10 1 (1.32%) CompTIA Security+
10 1 (1.32%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) SLA
2 1 (1.32%) GDPR
2 1 (1.32%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.32%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (14.47%) ProxySG
2 4 (5.26%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (22.37%) Stealthwatch
2 9 (11.84%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (2.63%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) QRadar
4 1 (1.32%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.32%) vRealize
Vendors
1 74 (97.37%) Cisco
2 49 (64.47%) CheckPoint
3 37 (48.68%) F5
4 27 (35.53%) Juniper
5 21 (27.63%) Fortinet
6 18 (23.68%) Citrix
7 17 (22.37%) SolarWinds
8 15 (19.74%) Arista
8 15 (19.74%) Symantec
9 13 (17.11%) Blue Coat
10 11 (14.47%) VMware
11 6 (7.89%) Meraki
12 5 (6.58%) HP
13 4 (5.26%) Cylance
14 2 (2.63%) Aruba
14 2 (2.63%) Zscaler
15 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
15 1 (1.32%) Remedy
15 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
15 1 (1.32%) Tufin