Period
to 23 April 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 April 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
South East > Kent
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 92 93 140
Rank change year-on-year +1 +47 -13
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 20 34 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.66% 2.11% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 4.10% 4.25% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 20 32 10
Kent median annual salary £49,000 £55,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.91% -13.73% +34.21%
10th Percentile £32,500 £40,000 £46,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £69,500 £77,500
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 Kent.

All Vendors
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 488 800 1,012
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 40.43% 49.63% 47.09%
Number of salaries quoted 410 637 871
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £21,250 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £60,125 £61,250 £57,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,141
% change year-on-year - +1.95% +3.86%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Kent.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Kent

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Palo Alto in Kent.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in Kent

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in Kent over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in Kent

Palo Alto
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the Kent region over the 6 months to 23 April 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
West Malling -7 10 £49,000 +3.16%
Palo Alto
South East

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Kent region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (85.00%) Cisco
2 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
2 17 (85.00%) F5
3 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
3 13 (65.00%) MPLS
3 13 (65.00%) ITIL
3 13 (65.00%) WAN
4 11 (55.00%) CCNA
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
5 10 (50.00%) VLAN
5 10 (50.00%) CCIE
5 10 (50.00%) CCNP
5 10 (50.00%) VPN
6 8 (40.00%) Juniper
7 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
7 7 (35.00%) Change Management
7 7 (35.00%) Fortinet
7 7 (35.00%) Network Monitoring
8 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (30.00%) Information Security
9 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
10 4 (20.00%) Network Security
10 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
11 3 (15.00%) Project Management
11 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
11 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
11 3 (15.00%) LAN
11 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) MPLS
2 13 (65.00%) WAN
3 11 (55.00%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (50.00%) VLAN
4 10 (50.00%) VPN
5 4 (20.00%) Network Security
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Firepower
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (15.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 3 (15.00%) LAN
Job Titles
1 10 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (40.00%) WAN Engineer
3 5 (25.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 4 (20.00%) Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) Cisco Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Firewall Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) IT Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Network Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Network Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (15.00%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (15.00%) SOC Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Check Point Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Check Point Support
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Design Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (65.00%) ITIL
1 13 (65.00%) Load Balancing
2 7 (35.00%) Change Management
2 7 (35.00%) Network Monitoring
3 6 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
3 6 (30.00%) Information Security
4 5 (25.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (15.00%) Change Control
5 3 (15.00%) Presales
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE
5 3 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 3 (15.00%) Project Management
5 3 (15.00%) Security Operations
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) CCNA
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (50.00%) CCIE
2 10 (50.00%) CCNP
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (85.00%) CheckPoint
1 17 (85.00%) Cisco
1 17 (85.00%) F5
2 8 (40.00%) Juniper
3 7 (35.00%) Fortinet
3 7 (35.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (20.00%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.00%) Forcepoint