Period
to 13 November 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 13 November 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
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 435 421 359
Rank change year-on-year -14 -62 +168
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 410 521 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.61% 0.69% 0.86%
As % of the Vendors category 1.46% 1.60% 2.04%
Number of salaries quoted 324 451 579
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +9.52%
10th Percentile £40,000 £38,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £86,250 £82,500
England median annual salary £58,500 £57,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +1.74% +9.52% +5.00%

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 28,035 32,637 31,733
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 41.67% 43.29% 42.12%
Number of salaries quoted 22,118 24,680 26,855
London median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% - -
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +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 13 November 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 13 November 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 -1 93 £67,500 +8.00% 12
South London +6 11 £55,000 +96.43%
West London +11 7 £40,000 -30.43% 7
North London -4 1 £45,000 +12.50%
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 13 November 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.

1 342 (83.41%) Cisco
2 335 (81.71%) Firewall
3 237 (57.80%) Cisco Certification
4 189 (46.10%) CheckPoint
5 180 (43.90%) CCNP
6 173 (42.20%) Finance
7 155 (37.80%) Cisco ASA
8 148 (36.10%) Network Security
9 136 (33.17%) Juniper
10 129 (31.46%) F5
11 122 (29.76%) Cisco Nexus
12 119 (29.02%) CCIE
13 117 (28.54%) VPN
13 117 (28.54%) WAN
13 117 (28.54%) LAN
14 116 (28.29%) Wireless
15 113 (27.56%) OSPF
15 113 (27.56%) BGP
16 91 (22.20%) Banking
17 84 (20.49%) Amazon AWS
18 83 (20.24%) MPLS
19 82 (20.00%) Microsoft
20 72 (17.56%) Data Centre
21 68 (16.59%) Degree
22 64 (15.61%) Python
22 64 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
23 62 (15.12%) Wi-Fi
24 61 (14.88%) Fortinet
24 61 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
25 60 (14.63%) Active Directory

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 15 (3.66%) Confluence
2 13 (3.17%) OpenStack
3 12 (2.93%) CMS
4 6 (1.46%) Apache
5 4 (0.98%) Apache Spark
5 4 (0.98%) CloudStack
6 3 (0.73%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.24%) IIS
7 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (7.32%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.71%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 84 (20.49%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (13.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 27 (6.59%) Office 365
4 25 (6.10%) G Suite
5 16 (3.90%) GitHub
6 15 (3.66%) Google Cloud Platform
7 12 (2.93%) AWS CloudFormation
7 12 (2.93%) OpenShift
8 8 (1.95%) SaaS
9 5 (1.22%) Mimecast
10 3 (0.73%) IaaS
10 3 (0.73%) OpenDNS
11 1 (0.24%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 335 (81.71%) Firewall
2 155 (37.80%) Cisco ASA
3 148 (36.10%) Network Security
4 122 (29.76%) Cisco Nexus
5 117 (28.54%) LAN
5 117 (28.54%) VPN
5 117 (28.54%) WAN
6 116 (28.29%) Wireless
7 113 (27.56%) BGP
7 113 (27.56%) OSPF
8 83 (20.24%) MPLS
9 62 (15.12%) Wi-Fi
10 57 (13.90%) VLAN
11 55 (13.41%) Unified Communications
12 53 (12.93%) VoIP
13 52 (12.68%) IPsec
13 52 (12.68%) TCP/IP
14 48 (11.71%) EIGRP
15 47 (11.46%) HSRP
16 44 (10.73%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (1.46%) Big Data
2 5 (1.22%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.73%) MySQL
3 3 (0.73%) Redis
4 2 (0.49%) InfluxDB
4 2 (0.49%) Neo4j
4 2 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (0.49%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.24%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 18 (4.39%) Sonatype Nexus
2 17 (4.15%) JIRA
3 13 (3.17%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.17%) Metasploit
3 13 (3.17%) Subversion
4 12 (2.93%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (2.93%) Bitbucket
4 12 (2.93%) Maven
5 7 (1.71%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.73%) Hudson
7 2 (0.49%) Artifactory
7 2 (0.49%) GoCD
7 2 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.24%) GitLab
General
1 173 (42.20%) Finance
2 91 (22.20%) Banking
3 45 (10.98%) Telecoms
4 23 (5.61%) Advertising
5 19 (4.63%) Retail
6 18 (4.39%) Investment Banking
7 12 (2.93%) Front Office
7 12 (2.93%) Law
8 10 (2.44%) Financial Institution
9 5 (1.22%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (0.73%) Electronics
10 3 (0.73%) Games
10 3 (0.73%) Legal
10 3 (0.73%) Marketing
11 2 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.49%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 231 (56.34%) Network Engineer
2 88 (21.46%) Security Engineer
3 66 (16.10%) Network Security Engineer
4 45 (10.98%) Cisco Engineer
5 44 (10.73%) Senior Network Engineer
6 43 (10.49%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 38 (9.27%) Consultant
8 29 (7.07%) Security Consultant
9 28 (6.83%) Architect
10 18 (4.39%) Support Engineer
11 16 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
11 16 (3.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 16 (3.90%) Network Architect
12 15 (3.66%) Network Consultant
12 15 (3.66%) Network Operations Engineer
12 15 (3.66%) Operations Engineer
12 15 (3.66%) Security Architect
12 15 (3.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 15 (3.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
13 14 (3.41%) Linux/Unix DevOps
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 54 (13.17%) 802.1X
2 31 (7.56%) XMPP
3 8 (1.95%) Elastic Stack
3 8 (1.95%) Web Services
4 6 (1.46%) .NET
5 5 (1.22%) Regular Expression
6 3 (0.73%) LAMP
7 2 (0.49%) Flask
7 2 (0.49%) LDAP
7 2 (0.49%) SAML
8 1 (0.24%) Jinja
8 1 (0.24%) JSON
8 1 (0.24%) Kafka
8 1 (0.24%) Middleware
8 1 (0.24%) Series 60
8 1 (0.24%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 72 (17.56%) Data Centre
2 46 (11.22%) Computer Science
3 34 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (7.07%) Video Conferencing
5 18 (4.39%) Management Information System
5 18 (4.39%) Self-Motivation
6 15 (3.66%) Hybrid Cloud
7 14 (3.41%) Linux Command Line
8 10 (2.44%) BYOD
9 8 (1.95%) Clustering
9 8 (1.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 8 (1.95%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.71%) CMDB
11 6 (1.46%) Fintech
11 6 (1.46%) Replication
11 6 (1.46%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (1.22%) CESG
12 5 (1.22%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 4 (0.98%) DataPower
13 4 (0.98%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 58 (14.15%) Windows
2 46 (11.22%) Linux
3 39 (9.51%) Unix
4 29 (7.07%) Windows Server 2008
5 25 (6.10%) Windows 7
6 20 (4.88%) Windows Server
7 16 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 15 (3.66%) Mac OS X
8 15 (3.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.93%) Windows 10
10 7 (1.71%) Kali Linux
11 6 (1.46%) CentOS
11 6 (1.46%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.73%) Debian
14 2 (0.49%) Mac OS
15 1 (0.24%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (15.61%) Cybersecurity
2 61 (14.88%) Problem-Solving
3 46 (11.22%) Information Security
4 36 (8.78%) SIEM
5 35 (8.54%) Root Cause Analysis
6 33 (8.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 33 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
7 31 (7.56%) Network Management
7 31 (7.56%) Time Management
8 30 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
8 30 (7.32%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 29 (7.07%) Security Architecture
10 25 (6.10%) Load Balancing
11 24 (5.85%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (5.85%) ITIL
12 23 (5.61%) Due Diligence
12 23 (5.61%) Presales
13 22 (5.37%) DevOps
14 21 (5.12%) Mentoring
14 21 (5.12%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 64 (15.61%) Python
2 45 (10.98%) PowerShell
3 27 (6.59%) Perl
4 25 (6.10%) SQL
5 14 (3.41%) Shell Script
6 13 (3.17%) Java
7 10 (2.44%) Bash Shell
8 9 (2.20%) C
9 6 (1.46%) C#
9 6 (1.46%) C++
9 6 (1.46%) VB
10 2 (0.49%) Ruby
11 1 (0.24%) Go
Qualifications
1 237 (57.80%) Cisco Certification
2 180 (43.90%) CCNP
3 119 (29.02%) CCIE
4 68 (16.59%) Degree
5 52 (12.68%) CCNA
6 45 (10.98%) Computer Science Degree
7 28 (6.83%) CCVP
8 25 (6.10%) CISSP
9 17 (4.15%) CCIE Routing and Switching
9 17 (4.15%) CCSA
10 13 (3.17%) CCSE
10 13 (3.17%) JNCIP
11 12 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
12 11 (2.68%) CCDP
12 11 (2.68%) MCSE
13 10 (2.44%) CCSP
13 10 (2.44%) SANS
14 9 (2.20%) Security Cleared
15 8 (1.95%) CEH
16 7 (1.71%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.41%) PCI DSS
2 12 (2.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.71%) SLA
4 5 (1.22%) GDPR
4 5 (1.22%) NIST 800
5 3 (0.73%) GPG13
6 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.24%) SEPA
System Software
1 60 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 22 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.15%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.90%) Docker
5 13 (3.17%) ProxySG
6 10 (2.44%) Snort
7 8 (1.95%) VMware NSX
8 6 (1.46%) KVM
9 5 (1.22%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.73%) HDFS
11 2 (0.49%) Firmware
11 2 (0.49%) Squid
11 2 (0.49%) XenServer
12 1 (0.24%) oVirt
12 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.24%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 50 (12.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 32 (7.80%) Ansible
3 19 (4.63%) QRadar
4 17 (4.15%) Kubernetes
4 17 (4.15%) Nessus
4 17 (4.15%) Puppet
5 16 (3.90%) FortiGate
6 15 (3.66%) Opscode Chef
6 15 (3.66%) Terraform
7 14 (3.41%) Norton AntiVirus
7 14 (3.41%) Packer
8 13 (3.17%) Backup Exec
8 13 (3.17%) Cisco UCCX
8 13 (3.17%) Salt
9 10 (2.44%) vCenter Server
10 9 (2.20%) Cisco UCCE
10 9 (2.20%) Suricata
11 8 (1.95%) Cacti
11 8 (1.95%) Nagios
12 7 (1.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 342 (83.41%) Cisco
2 189 (46.10%) CheckPoint
3 136 (33.17%) Juniper
4 129 (31.46%) F5
5 82 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 61 (14.88%) Fortinet
7 50 (12.20%) SolarWinds
8 44 (10.73%) VMware
9 33 (8.05%) Citrix
9 33 (8.05%) Meraki
10 32 (7.80%) Google
11 31 (7.56%) HP
11 31 (7.56%) Riverbed
12 28 (6.83%) Splunk
12 28 (6.83%) Symantec
13 24 (5.85%) FireEye
13 24 (5.85%) Qualys
14 21 (5.12%) ServiceNow
15 20 (4.88%) McAfee
16 19 (4.63%) ArcSight