Period
to 4 March 2021

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 4 March 2021 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
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 378 370 372
Rank change year-on-year -8 +2 +130
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 173 399 515
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 1.96% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 187 370 468
Median annual salary £72,500 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £47,500 £46,500 £42,200
90th Percentile £95,250 £80,000 £94,125
England median annual salary £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.07% -3.33% -

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 10,149 20,358 25,580
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 35.79% 40.19% 40.98%
Number of salaries quoted 7,854 15,987 20,141
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,375 £32,000
90th Percentile £98,750 £95,000 £91,250
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 4 March 2021.

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 4 March 2021. 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 +38 36 £80,000 +23.08% 15
West London +64 1 - - 4
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, 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.

1 118 (68.21%) Cisco
2 105 (60.69%) Firewall
3 90 (52.02%) AWS
4 87 (50.29%) OSPF
5 76 (43.93%) BGP
6 64 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
7 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
8 56 (32.37%) Finance
9 52 (30.06%) WAN
10 51 (29.48%) Azure
10 51 (29.48%) Network Security
11 45 (26.01%) Python
12 43 (24.86%) Ansible
13 42 (24.28%) TCP/IP
13 42 (24.28%) VPN
13 42 (24.28%) CheckPoint
14 41 (23.70%) CCNP
15 38 (21.97%) LAN
16 37 (21.39%) Wireless
17 36 (20.81%) Microsoft 365
18 33 (19.08%) F5
19 32 (18.50%) Microsoft Office
20 31 (17.92%) Linux
21 29 (16.76%) Wi-Fi
21 29 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
21 29 (16.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
22 28 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 28 (16.18%) EIGRP
22 28 (16.18%) MPLS
23 27 (15.61%) Cisco ASA

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 12 (6.94%) Skype for Business
2 4 (2.31%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (1.73%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.58%) IIS
4 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.58%) Tomcat
4 1 (0.58%) WebLogic
Applications
1 32 (18.50%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (8.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.73%) Sentinel
2 1 (0.58%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 90 (52.02%) AWS
2 51 (29.48%) Azure
3 36 (20.81%) Microsoft 365
4 29 (16.76%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 20 (11.56%) GCP
6 13 (7.51%) Azure Active Directory
7 12 (6.94%) Route 53
7 12 (6.94%) Slack
8 9 (5.20%) AWS CloudFormation
9 6 (3.47%) SaaS
10 5 (2.89%) Mimecast
11 4 (2.31%) Cloud Computing
12 3 (1.73%) OpenDNS
13 1 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
13 1 (0.58%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
13 1 (0.58%) IaaS
13 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (60.69%) Firewall
2 87 (50.29%) OSPF
3 76 (43.93%) BGP
4 52 (30.06%) WAN
5 51 (29.48%) Network Security
6 42 (24.28%) TCP/IP
6 42 (24.28%) VPN
7 38 (21.97%) LAN
8 37 (21.39%) Wireless
9 29 (16.76%) Wi-Fi
10 28 (16.18%) EIGRP
10 28 (16.18%) MPLS
11 27 (15.61%) Cisco ASA
12 24 (13.87%) Wireshark
13 21 (12.14%) DNS
14 19 (10.98%) IPsec
14 19 (10.98%) Multicast
15 18 (10.40%) Cisco Nexus
15 18 (10.40%) VoIP
16 17 (9.83%) Cisco ISE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.58%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.73%) Metasploit
3 3 (1.73%) Snyk
General
1 56 (32.37%) Finance
2 15 (8.67%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.20%) Banking
4 7 (4.05%) Marketing
5 6 (3.47%) Electronics
5 6 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.47%) Public Sector
6 5 (2.89%) Retail
7 2 (1.16%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.16%) Legal
8 1 (0.58%) Law
Job Titles
1 85 (49.13%) Network Engineer
2 34 (19.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 23 (13.29%) AWS Engineer
4 18 (10.40%) Security Engineer
5 17 (9.83%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (7.51%) Analyst
6 13 (7.51%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.94%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 12 (6.94%) Network Team Leader
7 12 (6.94%) Team Leader
8 10 (5.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 9 (5.20%) Architect
9 9 (5.20%) Network Manager
10 8 (4.62%) Automation Engineer
10 8 (4.62%) Security Architect
11 7 (4.05%) Network Security Engineer
12 6 (3.47%) Cloud Automation Engineer
12 6 (3.47%) Consultant
13 5 (2.89%) Cloud Architect
13 5 (2.89%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.62%) JSON
2 4 (2.31%) FIX Protocol
2 4 (2.31%) Regular Expression
2 4 (2.31%) YAML
3 3 (1.73%) Web Services
4 2 (1.16%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.58%) Elastic Stack
5 1 (0.58%) LDAP
5 1 (0.58%) Middleware
5 1 (0.58%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 26 (15.03%) Data Centre
2 17 (9.83%) Hedge funds
3 13 (7.51%) Management Information System
4 10 (5.78%) Public Cloud
5 7 (4.05%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.89%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (2.31%) Cloud Native
7 4 (2.31%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Blog
8 2 (1.16%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) PKI
8 2 (1.16%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.16%) Replication
8 2 (1.16%) Security Operations Centre
9 1 (0.58%) Fibre Optics
9 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.58%) iPad
9 1 (0.58%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.92%) Linux
2 12 (6.94%) Mac OS X
3 10 (5.78%) Windows
4 6 (3.47%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.89%) Unix
6 3 (1.73%) Kali Linux
7 2 (1.16%) SUSE
7 2 (1.16%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Android
8 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.58%) Check Point GAiA
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.58%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.58%) Windows Server 2016
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (16.76%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 25 (14.45%) DevOps
4 23 (13.29%) Cybersecurity
5 20 (11.56%) ITIL
6 19 (10.98%) Problem Management
7 18 (10.40%) Network Monitoring
7 18 (10.40%) Scrum
7 18 (10.40%) Vulnerability Management
8 16 (9.25%) Infrastructure Management
9 15 (8.67%) Incident Management
9 15 (8.67%) Risk Assessment
10 14 (8.09%) Change Management
10 14 (8.09%) Security Operations
11 13 (7.51%) B2B
11 13 (7.51%) Presales
12 12 (6.94%) Capacity Planning
12 12 (6.94%) Identity Management
12 12 (6.94%) Information Security
12 12 (6.94%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 45 (26.01%) Python
2 11 (6.36%) C
2 11 (6.36%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.89%) PHP
3 5 (2.89%) R
3 5 (2.89%) SQL
4 4 (2.31%) Go
4 4 (2.31%) Ruby
5 3 (1.73%) C#
5 3 (1.73%) C++
5 3 (1.73%) VB
6 2 (1.16%) Bash Shell
6 2 (1.16%) Perl
Qualifications
1 64 (36.99%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (23.70%) CCNP
3 17 (9.83%) CCIE
4 16 (9.25%) CompTIA Security+
4 16 (9.25%) MCSE
4 16 (9.25%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.67%) RHCSA
5 15 (8.67%) SSCP
6 14 (8.09%) CCNA
6 14 (8.09%) CISSP
7 13 (7.51%) CISM
8 12 (6.94%) CISA
8 12 (6.94%) RHCE
9 9 (5.20%) Degree
10 8 (4.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.73%) CCDE
11 3 (1.73%) CRISC
11 3 (1.73%) GIAC
12 2 (1.16%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.47%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.31%) NIST
3 4 (2.31%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) COBIT
4 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.58%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (0.58%) GDPR
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 20 (11.56%) Active Directory
2 8 (4.62%) Docker
3 6 (3.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (2.89%) VMware NSX
5 3 (1.73%) Firmware
5 3 (1.73%) Snort
5 3 (1.73%) Squid
6 2 (1.16%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.58%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 43 (24.86%) Ansible
2 23 (13.29%) Terraform
3 19 (10.98%) SCCM
4 14 (8.09%) Puppet
5 13 (7.51%) Nagios
6 12 (6.94%) Opscode Chef
7 8 (4.62%) Nessus
8 5 (2.89%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (2.89%) Cisco Prime
8 5 (2.89%) ITRS Geneos
9 4 (2.31%) Cacti
9 4 (2.31%) HAProxy
9 4 (2.31%) SolarWinds Orion
10 3 (1.73%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (1.73%) FortiGate
10 3 (1.73%) Jamf Pro
10 3 (1.73%) Kubernetes
10 3 (1.73%) Nexpose
10 3 (1.73%) Suricata
11 1 (0.58%) Observium
Vendors
1 118 (68.21%) Cisco
2 57 (32.95%) Microsoft
3 42 (24.28%) CheckPoint
4 33 (19.08%) F5
5 24 (13.87%) Fortinet
6 21 (12.14%) Meraki
6 21 (12.14%) Riverbed
7 20 (11.56%) Juniper
8 16 (9.25%) Arista
8 16 (9.25%) Tufin
9 15 (8.67%) SolarWinds
9 15 (8.67%) Symantec
10 14 (8.09%) Red Hat
10 14 (8.09%) Splunk
11 12 (6.94%) Avaya
11 12 (6.94%) VMware
12 8 (4.62%) Forcepoint
12 8 (4.62%) Google
13 7 (4.05%) Aruba
14 6 (3.47%) SAP