Period
to 10 December 2017

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 10 December 2017 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
10 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 440 338 502
Rank change year-on-year -102 +164 +106
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 490 669 456
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.66% 0.90% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 1.53% 2.15% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 418 592 378
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -0.87% +9.52%
10th Percentile £41,100 £36,081 £36,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £77,500
England median annual salary £57,500 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +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 31922 31142 39111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 43.24% 42.08% 44.41%
Number of salaries quoted 24360 26281 32749
London median annual salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £31,063
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 10 December 2017.

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 10 December 2017. 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 -22 79 £60,000 -4.00% 1
West London -62 19 £52,500 +26.89%
South London -39 6 £28,000 -41.05%
East London -12 5 £65,000 +20.37%
North London 0 3 £40,000 -33.33%
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 10 December 2017, IT jobs citing Palo Alto also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 385 (78.57%) Cisco
2 364 (74.29%) Firewall
3 260 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
4 227 (46.33%) CCNP
5 194 (39.59%) CheckPoint
6 180 (36.73%) Finance
7 173 (35.31%) BGP
8 172 (35.10%) Network Security
9 167 (34.08%) OSPF
10 165 (33.67%) WAN
11 162 (33.06%) VPN
12 156 (31.84%) Cisco ASA
13 152 (31.02%) Wireless
14 134 (27.35%) IPsec
14 134 (27.35%) CCIE
14 134 (27.35%) MPLS
15 133 (27.14%) Cisco Nexus
16 126 (25.71%) LAN
17 125 (25.51%) Juniper
18 123 (25.10%) Data Centre
19 118 (24.08%) Microsoft
20 116 (23.67%) Linux
21 115 (23.47%) Banking
22 102 (20.82%) Windows
22 102 (20.82%) F5
23 98 (20.00%) SIEM
24 86 (17.55%) VoIP
25 84 (17.14%) CISSP
26 82 (16.73%) SolarWinds
27 81 (16.53%) Citrix

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 41 (8.37%) CMS
2 31 (6.33%) Skype for Business
3 19 (3.88%) SharePoint
4 17 (3.47%) Apache
5 13 (2.65%) IIS
6 11 (2.24%) Apache Spark
7 9 (1.84%) Elasticsearch
7 9 (1.84%) SAS
8 6 (1.22%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.82%) Confluence
10 3 (0.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
11 1 (0.20%) nginx
Applications
1 38 (7.76%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (5.92%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.24%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.82%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 61 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
2 44 (8.98%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (6.33%) Office 365
4 15 (3.06%) SaaS
5 14 (2.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 13 (2.65%) G Suite
7 8 (1.63%) IaaS
8 7 (1.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (1.22%) PaaS
10 3 (0.61%) Akamai
11 2 (0.41%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.20%) Cloudflare
Communications & Networking
1 364 (74.29%) Firewall
2 173 (35.31%) BGP
3 172 (35.10%) Network Security
4 167 (34.08%) OSPF
5 165 (33.67%) WAN
6 162 (33.06%) VPN
7 156 (31.84%) Cisco ASA
8 152 (31.02%) Wireless
9 134 (27.35%) IPsec
9 134 (27.35%) MPLS
10 133 (27.14%) Cisco Nexus
11 126 (25.71%) LAN
12 86 (17.55%) VoIP
13 77 (15.71%) Cisco IOS
13 77 (15.71%) EIGRP
14 70 (14.29%) Unified Communications
15 64 (13.06%) DNS
16 63 (12.86%) TCP/IP
17 52 (10.61%) Wireshark
18 47 (9.59%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.08%) SQL Server
2 15 (3.06%) Big Data
3 11 (2.24%) Hadoop
4 9 (1.84%) Azure SQL Database
5 2 (0.41%) DB2
5 2 (0.41%) Redis
5 2 (0.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.20%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.20%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (1.22%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.82%) JIRA
2 4 (0.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 3 (0.61%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.41%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 180 (36.73%) Finance
2 115 (23.47%) Banking
3 23 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 21 (4.29%) Law
5 16 (3.27%) Investment Banking
6 13 (2.65%) Legal
7 12 (2.45%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.02%) Retail
9 2 (0.41%) Local Government
10 1 (0.20%) Back Office
10 1 (0.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 203 (41.43%) Network Engineer
2 78 (15.92%) Senior Network Engineer
3 67 (13.67%) Cisco Engineer
4 66 (13.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 65 (13.27%) Analyst
6 50 (10.20%) Security Analyst
7 49 (10.00%) Security Engineer
8 36 (7.35%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 36 (7.35%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
8 36 (7.35%) Team Leader
9 34 (6.94%) Network Team Leader
10 33 (6.73%) Consultant
11 31 (6.33%) Network Security Engineer
12 28 (5.71%) Network Operations Team Leader
12 28 (5.71%) Operations Team Leader
13 27 (5.51%) Security Manager
14 26 (5.31%) Architect
14 26 (5.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 26 (5.31%) Support Engineer
15 25 (5.10%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (10.82%) XMPP
2 39 (7.96%) 802.1X
3 24 (4.90%) SailPoint
4 16 (3.27%) Regular Expression
5 14 (2.86%) Elastic Stack
6 12 (2.45%) PCRE
7 4 (0.82%) FIX Protocol
7 4 (0.82%) Middleware
8 2 (0.41%) .NET
8 2 (0.41%) LAMP
8 2 (0.41%) XML
9 1 (0.20%) JSON
9 1 (0.20%) LEMP Stack
9 1 (0.20%) PHP-FPM
9 1 (0.20%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 123 (25.10%) Data Centre
2 36 (7.35%) Clustering
3 32 (6.53%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (5.92%) Computer Science
5 25 (5.10%) Video Conferencing
6 20 (4.08%) Management Information System
7 12 (2.45%) Security Operations Centre
8 11 (2.24%) DataPower
8 11 (2.24%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 8 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (1.63%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.43%) Equities
10 7 (1.43%) Fixed Income
10 7 (1.43%) Virtual Team
11 6 (1.22%) Fintech
11 6 (1.22%) PKI
12 5 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
12 5 (1.02%) Spread Betting
13 4 (0.82%) Eurex
13 4 (0.82%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 116 (23.67%) Linux
2 102 (20.82%) Windows
3 54 (11.02%) Windows Server
4 26 (5.31%) Unix
5 25 (5.10%) Windows 10
6 17 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 17 (3.47%) Windows XP
7 14 (2.86%) Solaris
8 13 (2.65%) Mac OS X
8 13 (2.65%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (2.45%) Kali Linux
10 7 (1.43%) Debian
11 6 (1.22%) Ubuntu
12 5 (1.02%) CentOS
13 4 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
14 3 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.41%) AIX
15 2 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.41%) SUSE
16 1 (0.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (20.00%) SIEM
2 76 (15.51%) Information Security
3 75 (15.31%) ITIL
4 70 (14.29%) Security Operations
5 63 (12.86%) Vulnerability Management
6 55 (11.22%) Network Design
7 54 (11.02%) Mentoring
8 53 (10.82%) Incident Management
9 52 (10.61%) Change Management
10 50 (10.20%) Vulnerability Scanning
11 49 (10.00%) Line Management
12 44 (8.98%) Analytics
12 44 (8.98%) Load Balancing
13 41 (8.37%) Network Management
14 37 (7.55%) Problem Management
15 33 (6.73%) Network Monitoring
16 31 (6.33%) Cybersecurity
16 31 (6.33%) Security Architecture
17 27 (5.51%) Network Virtualisation
17 27 (5.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 47 (9.59%) Python
2 38 (7.76%) PowerShell
2 38 (7.76%) SQL
3 19 (3.88%) Bash Shell
4 14 (2.86%) Java
4 14 (2.86%) Ruby
5 11 (2.24%) C#
6 2 (0.41%) C-shell
6 2 (0.41%) Korn
6 2 (0.41%) VB
7 1 (0.20%) Perl
7 1 (0.20%) PHP
Qualifications
1 260 (53.06%) Cisco Certification
2 227 (46.33%) CCNP
3 134 (27.35%) CCIE
4 84 (17.14%) CISSP
5 68 (13.88%) CCNA
6 52 (10.61%) Degree
7 48 (9.80%) GIAC
8 39 (7.96%) CCVP
9 38 (7.76%) CISM
10 36 (7.35%) CISA
11 33 (6.73%) GSEC
12 28 (5.71%) CEH
13 25 (5.10%) CCSA
14 24 (4.90%) GISF
15 22 (4.49%) CCSE
15 22 (4.49%) Computer Science Degree
16 19 (3.88%) JNCIP
17 15 (3.06%) CCDA
18 13 (2.65%) PhD
18 13 (2.65%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 22 (4.49%) SLA
3 15 (3.06%) PCI DSS
3 15 (3.06%) PMO
4 11 (2.24%) GPG13
5 5 (1.02%) QA
6 4 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.82%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.41%) COBIT
8 2 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
8 2 (0.41%) GDPR
9 1 (0.20%) NIST 800
System Software
1 81 (16.53%) Active Directory
2 34 (6.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (4.49%) Snort
4 17 (3.47%) XenApp
5 15 (3.06%) VMware NSX
5 15 (3.06%) vSphere
6 11 (2.24%) HDFS
6 11 (2.24%) Hyper-V
7 10 (2.04%) BitLocker
7 10 (2.04%) Virtual Machines
7 10 (2.04%) XenServer
8 8 (1.63%) ProxySG
9 5 (1.02%) vCloud
9 5 (1.02%) XenDesktop
10 3 (0.61%) Firmware
10 3 (0.61%) KVM
10 3 (0.61%) pfSense
11 2 (0.41%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.41%) FreeRADIUS
11 2 (0.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 64 (13.06%) Cisco CUCM
2 55 (11.22%) SCCM
3 51 (10.41%) Nessus
4 44 (8.98%) Cisco UCCX
5 40 (8.16%) Cisco UCCE
6 39 (7.96%) FortiGate
7 38 (7.76%) McAfee ePO
8 36 (7.35%) QRadar
9 28 (5.71%) Cacti
10 27 (5.51%) SolarWinds Orion
11 26 (5.31%) OpenVAS
12 22 (4.49%) Nagios
12 22 (4.49%) Nexpose
13 18 (3.67%) Cisco Prime
13 18 (3.67%) WSUS
14 17 (3.47%) Suricata
15 16 (3.27%) Ansible
16 15 (3.06%) OpenView
17 13 (2.65%) Backup Exec
17 13 (2.65%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 385 (78.57%) Cisco
2 194 (39.59%) CheckPoint
3 125 (25.51%) Juniper
4 118 (24.08%) Microsoft
5 102 (20.82%) F5
6 82 (16.73%) SolarWinds
7 81 (16.53%) Citrix
8 80 (16.33%) Riverbed
9 77 (15.71%) VMware
10 65 (13.27%) Fortinet
11 57 (11.63%) McAfee
12 51 (10.41%) Splunk
13 48 (9.80%) HP
14 46 (9.39%) LogRhythm
15 40 (8.16%) CyberArk
15 40 (8.16%) Qualys
16 38 (7.76%) Symantec
17 32 (6.53%) ArcSight
17 32 (6.53%) Aruba
18 27 (5.51%) Sourcefire