Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 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 > London
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 469 302 488
Rank change year-on-year -167 +186 +53
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 374 734 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 1.05% 0.54%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 2.49% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 321 626 381
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% -4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,000 £42,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £81,250 £80,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 30,004 29,462 38,003
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.27% 42.34% 44.38%
Number of salaries quoted 24,052 24,472 31,737
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.76% -
10th Percentile £31,750 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in London

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Palo Alto in London

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in London over the 6 months to 18 February 2018.

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 18 February 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
Central London -92 64 £56,250 - 7
West London -55 20 £50,000 +31.58% 7
East London -21 8 £65,000 +18.18% 3
North London +3 3 £62,500 +6.38% 3
South London -45 3 £45,000 -5.26% 1
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 18 February 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 London region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 285 (76.20%) Cisco
2 272 (72.73%) Firewall
3 194 (51.87%) Cisco Certification
4 153 (40.91%) CCNP
4 153 (40.91%) Network Security
5 139 (37.17%) CheckPoint
6 133 (35.56%) Finance
7 119 (31.82%) WAN
8 113 (30.21%) Wireless
9 112 (29.95%) VPN
10 111 (29.68%) Juniper
11 109 (29.14%) Cisco ASA
12 105 (28.07%) MPLS
13 102 (27.27%) BGP
14 101 (27.01%) OSPF
15 100 (26.74%) CCIE
16 99 (26.47%) Microsoft
17 94 (25.13%) F5
18 90 (24.06%) Linux
19 88 (23.53%) LAN
20 85 (22.73%) Data Centre
21 79 (21.12%) IPsec
22 78 (20.86%) Cisco Nexus
23 71 (18.98%) CISSP
24 69 (18.45%) Windows
25 63 (16.84%) Cisco IOS
26 62 (16.58%) VoIP
26 62 (16.58%) Banking
27 59 (15.78%) CCNA
28 58 (15.51%) TCP/IP

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 37 (9.89%) CMS
2 23 (6.15%) Skype for Business
3 13 (3.48%) Apache
3 13 (3.48%) IIS
4 12 (3.21%) Apache Spark
5 10 (2.67%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.41%) MS Exchange
7 6 (1.60%) SAS
8 5 (1.34%) SharePoint
9 4 (1.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2010
10 3 (0.80%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
12 1 (0.27%) Confluence
12 1 (0.27%) nginx
Applications
1 25 (6.68%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (3.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 31 (8.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 25 (6.68%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.81%) Office 365
4 14 (3.74%) SaaS
5 10 (2.67%) G Suite
6 7 (1.87%) PaaS
7 4 (1.07%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (1.07%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 1 (0.27%) Akamai
9 1 (0.27%) Cloudflare
9 1 (0.27%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 272 (72.73%) Firewall
2 153 (40.91%) Network Security
3 119 (31.82%) WAN
4 113 (30.21%) Wireless
5 112 (29.95%) VPN
6 109 (29.14%) Cisco ASA
7 105 (28.07%) MPLS
8 102 (27.27%) BGP
9 101 (27.01%) OSPF
10 88 (23.53%) LAN
11 79 (21.12%) IPsec
12 78 (20.86%) Cisco Nexus
13 63 (16.84%) Cisco IOS
14 62 (16.58%) VoIP
15 58 (15.51%) TCP/IP
16 53 (14.17%) Unified Communications
17 48 (12.83%) Cisco ISE
18 42 (11.23%) DNS
19 39 (10.43%) EIGRP
20 33 (8.82%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.55%) Big Data
2 12 (3.21%) Hadoop
3 6 (1.60%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (1.60%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.27%) MySQL
4 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.80%) Metasploit
2 3 (0.80%) Sonatype Nexus
2 3 (0.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (0.27%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 1 (0.27%) JIRA
General
1 133 (35.56%) Finance
2 62 (16.58%) Banking
3 22 (5.88%) Telecoms
4 12 (3.21%) Law
5 8 (2.14%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.34%) Retail
7 4 (1.07%) Investment Banking
7 4 (1.07%) Legal
7 4 (1.07%) Local Government
7 4 (1.07%) Marketing
8 1 (0.27%) Advertising
8 1 (0.27%) Back Office
8 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.27%) Games
Job Titles
1 145 (38.77%) Network Engineer
2 53 (14.17%) Analyst
3 51 (13.64%) Security Engineer
4 50 (13.37%) Senior Network Engineer
5 47 (12.57%) Cisco Engineer
6 43 (11.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 42 (11.23%) Security Analyst
8 35 (9.36%) Consultant
9 32 (8.56%) Security Consultant
10 31 (8.29%) Network Security Engineer
11 30 (8.02%) Team Leader
12 29 (7.75%) Network Team Leader
13 24 (6.42%) Cisco Consultant
13 24 (6.42%) Cisco Security Consultant
13 24 (6.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (6.42%) Network Operations Team Leader
13 24 (6.42%) Operations Team Leader
14 21 (5.61%) Network Consultant
14 21 (5.61%) Senior Cisco Engineer
14 21 (5.61%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.16%) XMPP
2 29 (7.75%) 802.1X
3 15 (4.01%) Elastic Stack
3 15 (4.01%) Regular Expression
4 13 (3.48%) PCRE
5 10 (2.67%) Middleware
6 4 (1.07%) SailPoint
7 2 (0.53%) .NET
7 2 (0.53%) LDAP
7 2 (0.53%) WSH
8 1 (0.27%) JSON
8 1 (0.27%) LAMP
8 1 (0.27%) LEMP Stack
8 1 (0.27%) PHP-FPM
8 1 (0.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 85 (22.73%) Data Centre
2 30 (8.02%) Clustering
3 25 (6.68%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (4.81%) Computer Science
5 17 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
6 15 (4.01%) Management Information System
7 9 (2.41%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 7 (1.87%) DataPower
8 7 (1.87%) Fintech
8 7 (1.87%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 6 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
9 6 (1.60%) PKI
10 5 (1.34%) Replication
11 4 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.07%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.07%) Public Cloud
12 3 (0.80%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.80%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (0.80%) Spread Betting
13 2 (0.53%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 90 (24.06%) Linux
2 69 (18.45%) Windows
3 47 (12.57%) Windows Server
4 16 (4.28%) Unix
5 15 (4.01%) Windows 10
6 13 (3.48%) Mac OS X
6 13 (3.48%) Solaris
7 11 (2.94%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (2.94%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (2.67%) Windows XP
9 7 (1.87%) Kali Linux
10 6 (1.60%) CentOS
10 6 (1.60%) Debian
10 6 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (1.60%) Ubuntu
11 5 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
12 2 (0.53%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (15.24%) Information Security
2 54 (14.44%) ITIL
3 52 (13.90%) SIEM
4 39 (10.43%) Mentoring
4 39 (10.43%) Vulnerability Scanning
5 35 (9.36%) Vulnerability Management
6 32 (8.56%) Cybersecurity
6 32 (8.56%) Incident Management
6 32 (8.56%) Line Management
6 32 (8.56%) Network Design
7 31 (8.29%) Change Management
7 31 (8.29%) Load Balancing
8 27 (7.22%) Network Virtualisation
8 27 (7.22%) Security Operations
9 25 (6.68%) Analytics
10 23 (6.15%) Security Architecture
11 19 (5.08%) Network Management
12 17 (4.55%) High Availability
12 17 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
12 17 (4.55%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 45 (12.03%) Python
2 24 (6.42%) Bash Shell
3 21 (5.61%) PowerShell
4 13 (3.48%) Ruby
5 11 (2.94%) SQL
6 2 (0.53%) C
6 2 (0.53%) Perl
6 2 (0.53%) VB
7 1 (0.27%) PHP
Qualifications
1 194 (51.87%) Cisco Certification
2 153 (40.91%) CCNP
3 100 (26.74%) CCIE
4 71 (18.98%) CISSP
5 59 (15.78%) CCNA
6 43 (11.50%) Degree
7 29 (7.75%) GIAC
8 28 (7.49%) CCVP
8 28 (7.49%) CEH
9 20 (5.35%) SANS
10 18 (4.81%) CCSE
10 18 (4.81%) CISM
10 18 (4.81%) Security Cleared
11 17 (4.55%) CCSA
11 17 (4.55%) CISA
11 17 (4.55%) SC Cleared
12 15 (4.01%) CCDA
12 15 (4.01%) JNCIE
13 14 (3.74%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (3.21%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (7.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (5.88%) PMO
3 14 (3.74%) PCI DSS
4 12 (3.21%) GPG13
5 8 (2.14%) SLA
6 5 (1.34%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 5 (1.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.80%) QA
8 2 (0.53%) GDPR
9 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
System Software
1 51 (13.64%) Active Directory
2 38 (10.16%) Snort
3 18 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (4.01%) VMware NSX
5 12 (3.21%) HDFS
6 9 (2.41%) vSphere
6 9 (2.41%) XenApp
7 8 (2.14%) BitLocker
8 7 (1.87%) XenServer
9 6 (1.60%) Hyper-V
9 6 (1.60%) pfSense
9 6 (1.60%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.80%) KVM
10 3 (0.80%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.53%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.27%) Corosync
12 1 (0.27%) Docker
12 1 (0.27%) NFS
12 1 (0.27%) PowerDNS
12 1 (0.27%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 45 (12.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (8.56%) SCCM
3 30 (8.02%) Cisco UCCE
4 29 (7.75%) Nessus
5 28 (7.49%) Cisco UCCX
6 27 (7.22%) Ansible
6 27 (7.22%) OpenVAS
7 23 (6.15%) QRadar
8 21 (5.61%) Cacti
8 21 (5.61%) Suricata
9 17 (4.55%) FortiGate
9 17 (4.55%) McAfee ePO
10 16 (4.28%) Nagios
11 15 (4.01%) Cisco Prime
12 13 (3.48%) Backup Exec
12 13 (3.48%) SCOM
12 13 (3.48%) SolarWinds Orion
13 11 (2.94%) OpenView
14 9 (2.41%) RSA enVision
14 9 (2.41%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 285 (76.20%) Cisco
2 139 (37.17%) CheckPoint
3 111 (29.68%) Juniper
4 99 (26.47%) Microsoft
5 94 (25.13%) F5
6 52 (13.90%) Fortinet
7 47 (12.57%) Riverbed
8 43 (11.50%) SolarWinds
8 43 (11.50%) Sourcefire
9 42 (11.23%) VMware
10 40 (10.70%) McAfee
11 38 (10.16%) HP
12 35 (9.36%) Citrix
13 31 (8.29%) Splunk
14 29 (7.75%) Qualys
15 22 (5.88%) SonicWALL
15 22 (5.88%) Sophos
16 21 (5.61%) Dell
17 19 (5.08%) Avaya
17 19 (5.08%) LogRhythm