Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 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
England > East of England
6 months to
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 135 194 283
Rank change year-on-year +59 +89 +31
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 32 78 72
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 1.08% 1.07% 0.62%
As % of the Vendors category 2.39% 2.33% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 60 66
Median annual salary £55,000 £57,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.51% +3.64% -4.35%
10th Percentile £45,250 £35,750 £39,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £105,000 £71,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +4.55%

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 1,338 3,351 5,021
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.17% 46.01% 43.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1,000 2,499 3,673
Median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,500 £25,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
England median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%

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 5 August 2020.

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 5 August 2020. 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
Essex +19 16 £54,500 -9.17%
Bedfordshire +53 7 £70,000 -
Hertfordshire +42 6 £53,750 -17.31% 1
Cambridgeshire +35 2 £46,500 +14.81%
Suffolk +17 1 £47,500 +46.15%
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 5 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 East of England region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (81.25%) Firewall
3 23 (71.88%) CCNP
4 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
5 18 (56.25%) WAN
6 13 (40.63%) LAN
7 11 (34.38%) VPN
7 11 (34.38%) IPsec
7 11 (34.38%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (31.25%) MPLS
8 10 (31.25%) CCNA
9 9 (28.13%) Meraki
10 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (25.00%) CCIE
11 7 (21.88%) OSPF
11 7 (21.88%) BGP
11 7 (21.88%) EIGRP
12 6 (18.75%) VMware
12 6 (18.75%) Juniper
12 6 (18.75%) Network Security
12 6 (18.75%) VMware NSX
12 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
13 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
13 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
13 5 (15.63%) NX-OS
13 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
13 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
13 5 (15.63%) Break/Fix
13 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds

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:

Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Azure
2 1 (3.13%) Akamai
2 1 (3.13%) AWS
2 1 (3.13%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 19 (59.38%) Cisco ASA
3 18 (56.25%) WAN
4 13 (40.63%) LAN
5 11 (34.38%) Cisco IOS
5 11 (34.38%) IPsec
5 11 (34.38%) VPN
6 10 (31.25%) MPLS
7 8 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (21.88%) BGP
8 7 (21.88%) EIGRP
8 7 (21.88%) OSPF
9 6 (18.75%) Network Security
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco ISE
10 5 (15.63%) NX-OS
11 4 (12.50%) NGN
12 3 (9.38%) Wi-Fi
12 3 (9.38%) Wireless
13 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
13 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (68.75%) Network Engineer
2 9 (28.13%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Network Manager
4 5 (15.63%) Network Specialist
5 3 (9.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Design Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Check Point Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Security Engineer
7 1 (3.13%) Network Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) 802.1X
1 1 (3.13%) HTML
1 1 (3.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.25%) Linux
2 1 (3.13%) Unix
2 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Technical Leadership
2 5 (15.63%) Break/Fix
2 5 (15.63%) Customer Requirements
2 5 (15.63%) DNA
2 5 (15.63%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (9.38%) Network Design
3 3 (9.38%) Network Management
4 2 (6.25%) ITIL
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.13%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (3.13%) DevOps
5 1 (3.13%) Line Management
5 1 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.13%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.13%) Presales
5 1 (3.13%) Technology Roadmap
5 1 (3.13%) Two-Factor Authentication
5 1 (3.13%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) PowerShell
1 2 (6.25%) Python
2 1 (3.13%) Bash Shell
2 1 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (71.88%) CCNP
3 10 (31.25%) CCNA
4 8 (25.00%) CCIE
5 5 (15.63%) CCDP
6 1 (3.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (3.13%) CCIE Service Provider
6 1 (3.13%) CEH
6 1 (3.13%) CISSP
6 1 (3.13%) GCIA
6 1 (3.13%) GSEC
6 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
6 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware NSX
2 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Graylog
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) vCenter Server
1 1 (3.13%) vRealize
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (28.13%) Meraki
3 6 (18.75%) Juniper
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.50%) Aruba
6 3 (9.38%) Barracuda Networks
6 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.38%) HP
7 2 (6.25%) Avaya
7 2 (6.25%) Nortel
8 1 (3.13%) Arista
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
8 1 (3.13%) Splunk
8 1 (3.13%) Tufin
8 1 (3.13%) Zscaler