Period
to 19 January 2019

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 19 January 2019 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 198 270 327
Rank change year-on-year +72 +57 +11
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 126 83 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.34% 0.70% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 1.69% 0.70%
Number of salaries quoted 90 79 21
East of England median annual salary £43,750 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -35.19% +12.50% +33.33%
10th Percentile £36,000 £43,750 £30,480
90th Percentile £67,500 £76,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.74% +15.00% -

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 4,260 4,911 5,134
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 45.28% 41.34% 41.40%
Number of salaries quoted 3,076 3,884 4,045
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £71,250 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%

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 19 January 2019.

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 19 January 2019. 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 +97 72 £36,000 -10.00% 2
Hertfordshire -16 33 £55,000 -18.52% 6
Essex +36 16 £59,500 +48.75% 1
Bedfordshire -11 5 £80,000 +60.00% 2
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 19 January 2019, 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.

1 122 (96.83%) Cisco
2 99 (78.57%) Firewall
3 92 (73.02%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (70.63%) CheckPoint
5 80 (63.49%) LAN
5 80 (63.49%) WAN
6 73 (57.94%) CCNP
7 71 (56.35%) Network Security
8 67 (53.17%) CCNA
9 61 (48.41%) Self-Motivation
10 59 (46.83%) SolarWinds
11 56 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
11 56 (44.44%) Network Management
12 54 (42.86%) Stealthwatch
12 54 (42.86%) OSPF
13 52 (41.27%) Ethernet
14 51 (40.48%) Wireshark
14 51 (40.48%) Web Filtering
14 51 (40.48%) Kalman Filter
15 49 (38.89%) TCP/IP
15 49 (38.89%) CCSA
16 46 (36.51%) Information Security
16 46 (36.51%) Problem-Solving
17 45 (35.71%) Symantec
18 39 (30.95%) Retail
19 32 (25.40%) Juniper
20 29 (23.02%) F5
21 27 (21.43%) Fortinet
22 24 (19.05%) Change Management
23 23 (18.25%) SLA

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 3 (2.38%) Skype for Business
2 1 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (0.79%) IIS
Applications
1 5 (3.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.97%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 10 (7.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (5.56%) OpenDNS
3 5 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (3.17%) Akamai
4 4 (3.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.79%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 99 (78.57%) Firewall
2 80 (63.49%) LAN
2 80 (63.49%) WAN
3 71 (56.35%) Network Security
4 56 (44.44%) Wi-Fi
5 54 (42.86%) OSPF
6 52 (41.27%) Ethernet
7 51 (40.48%) Wireshark
8 49 (38.89%) TCP/IP
9 22 (17.46%) Wireless
10 17 (13.49%) BGP
11 16 (12.70%) NetScaler
12 12 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (9.52%) MPLS
13 11 (8.73%) Cisco Wireless
14 10 (7.94%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (7.94%) Cisco IOS
14 10 (7.94%) VPN
15 7 (5.56%) EIGRP
15 7 (5.56%) WLAN
General
1 39 (30.95%) Retail
2 4 (3.17%) Finance
Job Titles
1 51 (40.48%) Analyst
1 51 (40.48%) Security Analyst
2 50 (39.68%) Network Engineer
3 49 (38.89%) Network Analyst
3 49 (38.89%) Network Security Analyst
4 13 (10.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 13 (10.32%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 11 (8.73%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (7.94%) Security Engineer
7 8 (6.35%) Architect
8 7 (5.56%) Technical Architect
9 6 (4.76%) Cisco Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 6 (4.76%) Consultant
9 6 (4.76%) Network Consultant
10 5 (3.97%) Developer
10 5 (3.97%) Network Support
10 5 (3.97%) Network Support Engineer
10 5 (3.97%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.59%) HTML
1 2 (1.59%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (48.41%) Self-Motivation
2 13 (10.32%) Data Centre
3 9 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (5.56%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (2.38%) IVR
6 3 (2.38%) Linux Command Line
6 3 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.59%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.79%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) Windows
2 4 (3.17%) Linux
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.79%) Data ONTAP
4 1 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (44.44%) Network Management
2 51 (40.48%) Kalman Filter
2 51 (40.48%) Web Filtering
3 46 (36.51%) Information Security
3 46 (36.51%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (19.05%) Change Management
5 16 (12.70%) ITIL
6 9 (7.14%) Change Control
6 9 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
6 9 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 7 (5.56%) Data Security
7 7 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
7 7 (5.56%) TOGAF
8 5 (3.97%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.97%) ITIL V3
8 5 (3.97%) ITSM
8 5 (3.97%) Load Balancing
8 5 (3.97%) Performance Monitoring
8 5 (3.97%) Systems Analysis
8 5 (3.97%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.59%) C
Qualifications
1 92 (73.02%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (57.94%) CCNP
3 67 (53.17%) CCNA
4 49 (38.89%) CCSA
5 12 (9.52%) CCIE
6 5 (3.97%) Degree
6 5 (3.97%) Security Cleared
7 4 (3.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (1.59%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 2 (1.59%) CCIE Security
8 2 (1.59%) CEH
8 2 (1.59%) CompTIA Security+
8 2 (1.59%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (1.59%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.79%) CCIE Service Provider
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (18.25%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) GDPR
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (5.56%) VMware NSX
2 5 (3.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 54 (42.86%) Stealthwatch
2 14 (11.11%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.59%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.59%) QRadar
Vendors
1 122 (96.83%) Cisco
2 89 (70.63%) CheckPoint
3 59 (46.83%) SolarWinds
4 45 (35.71%) Symantec
5 32 (25.40%) Juniper
6 29 (23.02%) F5
7 27 (21.43%) Fortinet
8 16 (12.70%) Citrix
9 14 (11.11%) HP
9 14 (11.11%) Meraki
10 9 (7.14%) VMware
11 8 (6.35%) ServiceNow
12 7 (5.56%) Cylance
13 6 (4.76%) Microsoft
14 5 (3.97%) Remedy
15 4 (3.17%) Huawei
16 2 (1.59%) ArcSight
16 2 (1.59%) Aruba
16 2 (1.59%) Blue Coat
16 2 (1.59%) LogRhythm