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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 August 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
18 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 586 492 316
Rank change year-on-year -94 -176 +148
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 315 226 221
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.49% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.14% 1.34% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 259 195 192
10th Percentile £46,250 £42,500 £45,125
25th Percentile £55,000 £51,250 £49,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Median % change year-on-year +12.00% -7.41% -3.57%
75th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £82,625
90th Percentile £95,000 £86,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000

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 London.

All Vendors
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27,704 16,922 9,887
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 39.55% 36.65% 39.44%
Number of salaries quoted 13,317 10,801 7,688
10th Percentile £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
25th Percentile £50,000 £50,000 £49,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £65,750 £65,000 £65,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.15% - +8.33%
75th Percentile £87,500 £83,750 £85,000
90th Percentile £102,500 £98,750 £105,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - - +10.00%

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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +3 79 £70,000 +7.69% 6
West London - 11 £60,000 -
South London -36 3 £65,000 - 1
East London -37 3 £44,250 -14.90% 5
North London - 1 £75,000 -
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 240 (76.19%) Cisco
2 190 (60.32%) Firewall
3 137 (43.49%) Azure
4 131 (41.59%) WAN
5 130 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
6 114 (36.19%) AWS
7 111 (35.24%) CCNP
8 110 (34.92%) VPN
9 102 (32.38%) Social Skills
10 99 (31.43%) Microsoft
11 93 (29.52%) F5
12 91 (28.89%) MPLS
13 85 (26.98%) LAN
14 83 (26.35%) BGP
15 80 (25.40%) Data Centre
16 76 (24.13%) VMware
17 75 (23.81%) CCIE
17 75 (23.81%) SD-WAN
18 72 (22.86%) Network Security
19 68 (21.59%) Fortinet
20 66 (20.95%) Windows
21 60 (19.05%) CheckPoint
22 59 (18.73%) TCP/IP
22 59 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
23 58 (18.41%) Degree
24 56 (17.78%) Finance
25 55 (17.46%) OSPF
26 54 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
27 50 (15.87%) Python
28 49 (15.56%) Juniper

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 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 6 (1.90%) MS Exchange
3 3 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (3.49%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.90%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Fidessa
Cloud Services
1 137 (43.49%) Azure
2 114 (36.19%) AWS
3 40 (12.70%) Microsoft 365
4 21 (6.67%) GCP
5 18 (5.71%) Azure AKS
5 18 (5.71%) Azure Sentinel
6 17 (5.40%) Cloud Computing
6 17 (5.40%) Mimecast
7 15 (4.76%) Amazon EKS
8 10 (3.17%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 10 (3.17%) SaaS
9 9 (2.86%) IaaS
9 9 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 8 (2.54%) AWS CloudFormation
11 7 (2.22%) Azure Active Directory
12 6 (1.90%) PaaS
13 4 (1.27%) Akamai
13 4 (1.27%) Power Platform
13 4 (1.27%) Rubrik
14 3 (0.95%) Azure Stack
Communications & Networking
1 190 (60.32%) Firewall
2 131 (41.59%) WAN
3 110 (34.92%) VPN
4 91 (28.89%) MPLS
5 85 (26.98%) LAN
6 83 (26.35%) BGP
7 75 (23.81%) SD-WAN
8 72 (22.86%) Network Security
9 59 (18.73%) TCP/IP
10 55 (17.46%) OSPF
11 47 (14.92%) Cisco ASA
12 42 (13.33%) DNS
13 39 (12.38%) Wireless
14 34 (10.79%) Cisco IOS
14 34 (10.79%) VLAN
15 31 (9.84%) Cisco Nexus
16 26 (8.25%) DHCP
16 26 (8.25%) Wi-Fi
17 21 (6.67%) Cisco ISE
17 21 (6.67%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.90%) NoSQL
2 3 (0.95%) Power BI
3 2 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (0.63%) Tableau
4 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 25 (7.94%) Git (software)
2 21 (6.67%) JIRA
3 6 (1.90%) Robot Framework
4 2 (0.63%) Snyk
General
1 102 (32.38%) Social Skills
2 56 (17.78%) Finance
3 44 (13.97%) Telecoms
4 39 (12.38%) Banking
5 34 (10.79%) Presentation Skills
6 18 (5.71%) Law
7 10 (3.17%) Influencing Skills
8 7 (2.22%) Advertising
9 6 (1.90%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (1.90%) Legal
10 5 (1.59%) Marketing
10 5 (1.59%) Organisational Skills
11 4 (1.27%) Investment Banking
11 4 (1.27%) Public Sector
12 2 (0.63%) Financial Institution
13 1 (0.32%) Inclusion and Diversity
13 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
13 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
13 1 (0.32%) Retail
13 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 146 (46.35%) Network Engineer
2 59 (18.73%) Architect
3 53 (16.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 29 (9.21%) Network Architect
5 25 (7.94%) Cloud Architect
6 24 (7.62%) Network Manager
7 23 (7.30%) Network Security Engineer
7 23 (7.30%) Security Engineer
8 22 (6.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 21 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
10 19 (6.03%) Analyst
10 19 (6.03%) Security Architect
11 16 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
12 15 (4.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
13 14 (4.44%) Lead Network Engineer
14 11 (3.49%) Cloud Solutions Architect
14 11 (3.49%) Network Security Architect
15 10 (3.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 10 (3.17%) SIEM Architect
15 10 (3.17%) SOC Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.81%) JSON
2 9 (2.86%) XML
3 7 (2.22%) 802.1X
3 7 (2.22%) REST
4 1 (0.32%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.32%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 80 (25.40%) Data Centre
2 14 (4.44%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (3.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 9 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 8 (2.54%) Cyberthreat
6 7 (2.22%) Private Cloud
6 7 (2.22%) Public Cloud
7 4 (1.27%) Eurex
7 4 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.27%) PKI
7 4 (1.27%) Replication
8 3 (0.95%) Cloud Native
8 3 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 3 (0.95%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (0.95%) Legacy Systems
8 3 (0.95%) User Experience
8 3 (0.95%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.63%) Blockchain
9 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 66 (20.95%) Windows
2 37 (11.75%) Linux
3 32 (10.16%) Windows Server
4 25 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (2.86%) Windows Server 2016
6 7 (2.22%) Unix
7 6 (1.90%) Windows Server 2019
8 5 (1.59%) Windows 10
9 4 (1.27%) Debian
9 4 (1.27%) Solaris
9 4 (1.27%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.95%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.63%) Android
11 2 (0.63%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (17.14%) Cybersecurity
2 46 (14.60%) ITIL
3 38 (12.06%) SIEM
4 37 (11.75%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 34 (10.79%) Migration
6 33 (10.48%) Project Management
7 32 (10.16%) Stakeholder Management
8 28 (8.89%) Agile
9 26 (8.25%) Network Virtualisation
10 25 (7.94%) Information Security
11 24 (7.62%) Mentoring
11 24 (7.62%) Network Management
12 23 (7.30%) Network Design
12 23 (7.30%) Presales
13 21 (6.67%) Change Management
13 21 (6.67%) CI/CD
13 21 (6.67%) Coaching
13 21 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
13 21 (6.67%) Security Architecture
14 20 (6.35%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 50 (15.87%) Python
2 23 (7.30%) PowerShell
3 10 (3.17%) Bash
4 9 (2.86%) SQL
5 7 (2.22%) Perl
6 2 (0.63%) Go
7 1 (0.32%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 130 (41.27%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (35.24%) CCNP
3 75 (23.81%) CCIE
4 58 (18.41%) Degree
5 39 (12.38%) CCNA
6 27 (8.57%) Security Cleared
7 26 (8.25%) SC Cleared
8 24 (7.62%) CISSP
9 19 (6.03%) AWS Certification
10 17 (5.40%) CISM
11 14 (4.44%) CISA
12 11 (3.49%) AWS Certified Solutions Architect
13 9 (2.86%) CEH
14 8 (2.54%) Computer Science Degree
15 7 (2.22%) AWS Certified Developer
16 6 (1.90%) CCIE Data Center
16 6 (1.90%) CCIE Security
16 6 (1.90%) CCIE Service Provider
17 5 (1.59%) JNCIS
18 4 (1.27%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.67%) SLA
2 15 (4.76%) NIST
3 11 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (2.86%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.95%) PMO
6 2 (0.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 59 (18.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (9.52%) Active Directory
3 28 (8.89%) VMware NSX
4 18 (5.71%) Docker
5 14 (4.44%) Firmware
6 7 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (1.90%) Hyper-V
8 3 (0.95%) Virtual Desktop
8 3 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 32 (10.16%) Ansible
2 24 (7.62%) Kubernetes
2 24 (7.62%) Terraform
3 15 (4.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 13 (4.13%) FortiGate
5 10 (3.17%) SCCM
6 9 (2.86%) CASB
7 5 (1.59%) Nagios
8 4 (1.27%) Active Directory Federation Services
8 4 (1.27%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.27%) vCenter Server
9 3 (0.95%) Jamf Pro
9 3 (0.95%) QRadar
9 3 (0.95%) ZABBIX
10 2 (0.63%) Cacti
10 2 (0.63%) Nessus
10 2 (0.63%) Single Sign-On
11 1 (0.32%) Forum Sentry
11 1 (0.32%) vRealize
11 1 (0.32%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 240 (76.19%) Cisco
2 99 (31.43%) Microsoft
3 93 (29.52%) F5
4 76 (24.13%) VMware
5 68 (21.59%) Fortinet
6 60 (19.05%) CheckPoint
7 49 (15.56%) Juniper
8 43 (13.65%) Citrix
9 35 (11.11%) Meraki
9 35 (11.11%) Zscaler
10 34 (10.79%) HP
11 33 (10.48%) Aruba
12 28 (8.89%) SolarWinds
12 28 (8.89%) Splunk
13 27 (8.57%) Riverbed
14 22 (6.98%) ServiceNow
15 17 (5.40%) Forcepoint
16 16 (5.08%) Veeam
17 14 (4.44%) Mitel
17 14 (4.44%) Proofpoint