Period
to 25 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 25 January 2022 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 > London
6 months to
25 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 562 368 382
Rank change year-on-year -194 +14 +19
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 174 155 392
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.34% 0.64% 0.77%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.78% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 153 144 341
10th Percentile £45,000 £47,500 £46,500
25th Percentile £50,594 £57,500 £55,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £72,500 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year -10.34% +11.54% +4.00%
75th Percentile £75,000 £82,500 £75,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £92,625 £81,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £62,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year -16.00% +8.70% -1.71%

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 18,716 8,688 20,647
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 36.56% 36.06% 40.60%
Number of salaries quoted 12,393 6,991 16,172
10th Percentile £36,250 £40,000 £32,000
25th Percentile £50,000 £51,250 £42,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median % change year-on-year - +8.33% -
75th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £79,000
90th Percentile £100,000 £98,750 £95,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in London

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Palo Alto in London.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in London

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Palo Alto in London over the 6 months to 25 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in London

Palo Alto
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the London region over the 6 months to 25 January 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -26 42 £65,000 -23.53% 9
West London -64 8 £51,321 +8.04% 6
East London - 3 £65,000 - 2
South London - 2 £53,750 -
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 25 January 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 151 (86.78%) Firewall
2 111 (63.79%) Cisco
3 100 (57.47%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (41.95%) CCNP
5 72 (41.38%) BGP
6 62 (35.63%) WAN
7 57 (32.76%) Data Centre
8 53 (30.46%) AWS
9 52 (29.89%) VPN
10 49 (28.16%) MPLS
11 48 (27.59%) Azure
12 45 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
12 45 (25.86%) Python
13 44 (25.29%) Social Skills
14 43 (24.71%) OSPF
15 42 (24.14%) TCP/IP
16 41 (23.56%) Fortinet
16 41 (23.56%) Finance
17 39 (22.41%) Wi-Fi
17 39 (22.41%) Network Security
18 37 (21.26%) F5
19 34 (19.54%) Juniper
19 34 (19.54%) VLAN
20 33 (18.97%) Network Design
20 33 (18.97%) DNS
20 33 (18.97%) Terraform
21 32 (18.39%) Network Architecture
21 32 (18.39%) CCIE
21 32 (18.39%) Windows
22 30 (17.24%) LAN

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 7 (4.02%) IIS
2 4 (2.30%) Apache
2 4 (2.30%) Confluence
2 4 (2.30%) Elasticsearch
2 4 (2.30%) MS Exchange
2 4 (2.30%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.15%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 21 (12.07%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.87%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 53 (30.46%) AWS
2 48 (27.59%) Azure
3 27 (15.52%) Microsoft 365
4 18 (10.34%) Cloud Computing
5 14 (8.05%) GCP
6 13 (7.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (6.32%) AWS CloudFormation
7 11 (6.32%) AWS Direct Connect
8 8 (4.60%) SaaS
9 5 (2.87%) IaaS
10 4 (2.30%) Azure ExpressRoute
10 4 (2.30%) PaaS
11 2 (1.15%) Azure Sentinel
11 2 (1.15%) Mimecast
11 2 (1.15%) OpenDNS
12 1 (0.57%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.57%) GitHub
12 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 151 (86.78%) Firewall
2 72 (41.38%) BGP
3 62 (35.63%) WAN
4 52 (29.89%) VPN
5 49 (28.16%) MPLS
6 43 (24.71%) OSPF
7 42 (24.14%) TCP/IP
8 39 (22.41%) Network Security
8 39 (22.41%) Wi-Fi
9 34 (19.54%) VLAN
10 33 (18.97%) DNS
11 30 (17.24%) LAN
12 29 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (15.52%) Wireless
14 24 (13.79%) IPsec
15 21 (12.07%) Internet
15 21 (12.07%) IOS XR
16 20 (11.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
17 17 (9.77%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (9.20%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.87%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.30%) MySQL
2 4 (2.30%) NoSQL
3 3 (1.72%) DB2
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 2 (1.15%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 25 (14.37%) Git (software)
2 11 (6.32%) JIRA
3 4 (2.30%) Bitbucket
3 4 (2.30%) Subversion
4 3 (1.72%) Metasploit
4 3 (1.72%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (1.72%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.57%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.57%) sqlmap
General
1 44 (25.29%) Social Skills
2 41 (23.56%) Finance
3 17 (9.77%) Organisational Skills
4 12 (6.90%) Documentation Skills
4 12 (6.90%) Telecoms
5 8 (4.60%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.45%) Games
7 5 (2.87%) Banking
7 5 (2.87%) Law
7 5 (2.87%) Public Sector
8 3 (1.72%) Legal
9 2 (1.15%) Electronics
9 2 (1.15%) Financial Institution
9 2 (1.15%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.15%) Marketing
10 1 (0.57%) Brand Awareness
10 1 (0.57%) Influencing Skills
10 1 (0.57%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 100 (57.47%) Network Engineer
2 42 (24.14%) Security Engineer
3 35 (20.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 28 (16.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 17 (9.77%) Architect
6 14 (8.05%) Network Architect
7 12 (6.90%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (6.90%) Cloud Engineer
8 11 (6.32%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Core Network Engineer
9 10 (5.75%) Test Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Design Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (4.60%) Juniper Engineer
11 8 (4.60%) Network Design Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Senior Design Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Senior Network Design Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Support Engineer
12 6 (3.45%) Test Automation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.64%) JSON
2 21 (12.07%) XML
3 4 (2.30%) 802.1X
3 4 (2.30%) LAMP
3 4 (2.30%) Web Services
4 1 (0.57%) COM
4 1 (0.57%) LDAP
4 1 (0.57%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 57 (32.76%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.34%) User Experience
3 17 (9.77%) Public Cloud
4 14 (8.05%) Self-Motivation
5 12 (6.90%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (5.75%) Management Information System
7 7 (4.02%) Video Conferencing
8 5 (2.87%) DataPower
8 5 (2.87%) Eurex
9 4 (2.30%) Replication
10 2 (1.15%) EMC VNX
10 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.15%) PKI
10 2 (1.15%) Social Media
10 2 (1.15%) Virtual Team
11 1 (0.57%) Cloud Native
11 1 (0.57%) Digital Signage
11 1 (0.57%) IPTV
11 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 32 (18.39%) Windows
2 23 (13.22%) Linux
2 23 (13.22%) Windows 10
3 20 (11.49%) Windows Server 2016
4 19 (10.92%) Mac OS X
5 18 (10.34%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (5.17%) Ubuntu
7 8 (4.60%) Windows Server
8 5 (2.87%) Solaris
8 5 (2.87%) Unix
9 4 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (1.15%) Kali Linux
10 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.86%) Cybersecurity
2 33 (18.97%) Network Design
3 32 (18.39%) Network Architecture
4 27 (15.52%) Project Management
5 26 (14.94%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (13.22%) SIEM
7 22 (12.64%) Information Security
8 21 (12.07%) Computer Science
8 21 (12.07%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (10.92%) Data Loss Prevention
10 18 (10.34%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 17 (9.77%) IT Governance
11 17 (9.77%) Time Management
11 17 (9.77%) Vulnerability Assessment
12 16 (9.20%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (8.62%) Infrastructure as Code
14 14 (8.05%) ITIL
14 14 (8.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
15 13 (7.47%) Test Automation
16 11 (6.32%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 45 (25.86%) Python
2 24 (13.79%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.87%) Bash
3 5 (2.87%) SQL
4 2 (1.15%) C
4 2 (1.15%) C#
4 2 (1.15%) C++
4 2 (1.15%) VB
5 1 (0.57%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.57%) Perl
Qualifications
1 100 (57.47%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (41.95%) CCNP
3 32 (18.39%) CCIE
4 29 (16.67%) Degree
5 28 (16.09%) CCNA
6 18 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
7 8 (4.60%) CCIE Data Center
7 8 (4.60%) CCIE Service Provider
7 8 (4.60%) CISSP
8 6 (3.45%) CISM
9 5 (2.87%) JNCIP
10 2 (1.15%) CCDP
10 2 (1.15%) CompTIA Security+
10 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.15%) SANS
10 2 (1.15%) Security Cleared
11 1 (0.57%) CCDA
11 1 (0.57%) CRISC
11 1 (0.57%) MCSE
11 1 (0.57%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.60%) SLA
2 6 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (2.30%) Cyber Essentials
4 3 (1.72%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.57%) NCSC
5 1 (0.57%) NIST
5 1 (0.57%) SOC 2
System Software
1 16 (9.20%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.45%) VMware NSX
3 4 (2.30%) Docker
4 3 (1.72%) Firmware
5 2 (1.15%) Snort
5 2 (1.15%) Squid
5 2 (1.15%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.57%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 33 (18.97%) Terraform
2 21 (12.07%) Ansible
3 12 (6.90%) Nmap
4 7 (4.02%) SCCM
5 5 (2.87%) Kubernetes
5 5 (2.87%) Nessus
6 4 (2.30%) Check_MK
6 4 (2.30%) Nagios
6 4 (2.30%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.30%) Puppet
7 3 (1.72%) QRadar
8 2 (1.15%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.15%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (1.15%) Nexpose
8 2 (1.15%) Suricata
9 1 (0.57%) CASB
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco Prime
9 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.57%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 111 (63.79%) Cisco
2 41 (23.56%) Fortinet
3 37 (21.26%) F5
4 34 (19.54%) Juniper
5 29 (16.67%) Aruba
6 28 (16.09%) Meraki
7 24 (13.79%) CheckPoint
8 20 (11.49%) Microsoft
9 19 (10.92%) SolarWinds
10 18 (10.34%) Arista
11 13 (7.47%) Citrix
11 13 (7.47%) Riverbed
11 13 (7.47%) Splunk
12 11 (6.32%) Dell
12 11 (6.32%) VMware
13 9 (5.17%) Symantec
14 8 (4.60%) IBM
15 7 (4.02%) EMC
15 7 (4.02%) Zscaler
16 6 (3.45%) Mitel