Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 475 391 421
Rank change year-on-year -84 +30 +113
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 371 587 560
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.26% 1.82% 1.63%
Number of salaries quoted 307 532 495
London median annual salary £61,000 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.67% +9.09% +15.79%
10th Percentile £41,250 £37,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £87,500 £75,000
England median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +11.70%

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 29,352 32,301 34,413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 42.47% 43.86% 42.62%
Number of salaries quoted 22,729 24,741 29,237
London median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
10th Percentile £31,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £82,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +1.06% +4.44%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 -53 90 £67,500 +22.73% 14
West London +30 15 £47,750 -20.42% 8
South London -2 12 £53,750 +91.96%
North London -3 4 £53,750 +34.38%
East London -6 2 £54,000 -4.00% 5
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 302 (81.40%) Cisco
2 296 (79.78%) Firewall
3 199 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
4 164 (44.20%) CCNP
5 142 (38.27%) CheckPoint
6 137 (36.93%) Cisco ASA
7 130 (35.04%) F5
8 124 (33.42%) Network Security
9 111 (29.92%) CCIE
9 111 (29.92%) VPN
10 107 (28.84%) WAN
11 106 (28.57%) LAN
12 97 (26.15%) Finance
13 95 (25.61%) Juniper
13 95 (25.61%) BGP
14 89 (23.99%) Cisco Nexus
15 88 (23.72%) OSPF
16 86 (23.18%) Microsoft
17 75 (20.22%) Wireless
18 62 (16.71%) Wi-Fi
19 61 (16.44%) Degree
20 59 (15.90%) Fortinet
21 58 (15.63%) Data Centre
22 57 (15.36%) 802.1X
23 55 (14.82%) IPsec
23 55 (14.82%) Active Directory
23 55 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
24 54 (14.56%) VMware
25 51 (13.75%) Windows
26 50 (13.48%) SolarWinds

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 13 (3.50%) MS Exchange
2 12 (3.23%) Apache
3 10 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 9 (2.43%) Apache Spark
4 9 (2.43%) OpenStack
5 8 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.62%) Skype for Business
7 5 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.54%) CloudStack
8 2 (0.54%) Confluence
9 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.27%) IIS
9 1 (0.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (5.66%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.27%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 47 (12.67%) Amazon AWS
2 35 (9.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (6.47%) Office 365
4 18 (4.85%) SaaS
5 16 (4.31%) G Suite
6 11 (2.96%) Mimecast
7 7 (1.89%) PaaS
8 3 (0.81%) GitHub
9 2 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.54%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 296 (79.78%) Firewall
2 137 (36.93%) Cisco ASA
3 124 (33.42%) Network Security
4 111 (29.92%) VPN
5 107 (28.84%) WAN
6 106 (28.57%) LAN
7 95 (25.61%) BGP
8 89 (23.99%) Cisco Nexus
9 88 (23.72%) OSPF
10 75 (20.22%) Wireless
11 62 (16.71%) Wi-Fi
12 55 (14.82%) IPsec
13 49 (13.21%) HSRP
13 49 (13.21%) MPLS
14 46 (12.40%) DNS
14 46 (12.40%) TCP/IP
15 42 (11.32%) DHCP
16 41 (11.05%) Cisco Firepower
16 41 (11.05%) VLAN
17 38 (10.24%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.50%) Big Data
2 10 (2.70%) Hadoop
3 5 (1.35%) SQL Server
4 3 (0.81%) MySQL
5 2 (0.54%) InfluxDB
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (0.54%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (0.27%) Neo4j
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.27%) Redis
Development Applications
1 8 (2.16%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.62%) Sonatype Nexus
2 6 (1.62%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 4 (1.08%) JIRA
4 2 (0.54%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.54%) GoCD
5 1 (0.27%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.27%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.27%) Subversion
General
1 97 (26.15%) Finance
2 44 (11.86%) Banking
3 25 (6.74%) Telecoms
4 21 (5.66%) Advertising
5 15 (4.04%) Retail
6 12 (3.23%) Financial Institution
7 11 (2.96%) Law
8 8 (2.16%) Manufacturing
9 7 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
10 5 (1.35%) Investment Banking
11 3 (0.81%) Billing
12 2 (0.54%) Legal
12 2 (0.54%) Local Government
12 2 (0.54%) Online Betting
13 1 (0.27%) Electronics
13 1 (0.27%) Games
13 1 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 225 (60.65%) Network Engineer
2 70 (18.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 60 (16.17%) Security Engineer
4 44 (11.86%) Network Security Engineer
5 36 (9.70%) Architect
6 34 (9.16%) Cisco Engineer
7 33 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 25 (6.74%) Security Architect
9 22 (5.93%) Consultant
10 21 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 21 (5.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 17 (4.58%) Analyst
12 16 (4.31%) Security Consultant
13 14 (3.77%) Network Consultant
14 13 (3.50%) Network Architect
15 12 (3.23%) Cisco Architect
15 12 (3.23%) Network Security Consultant
16 11 (2.96%) Solutions Architect
16 11 (2.96%) Support Engineer
17 10 (2.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (15.36%) 802.1X
2 16 (4.31%) XMPP
3 10 (2.70%) Elastic Stack
4 7 (1.89%) Middleware
5 4 (1.08%) Apache Flex
6 3 (0.81%) LAMP
7 2 (0.54%) LDAP
7 2 (0.54%) Web Services
8 1 (0.27%) .NET
8 1 (0.27%) FIX Protocol
8 1 (0.27%) Flask
8 1 (0.27%) Jinja
8 1 (0.27%) JSON
8 1 (0.27%) Regular Expression
8 1 (0.27%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 48 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 18 (4.85%) Self-Motivation
4 16 (4.31%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (3.77%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (2.96%) VxBlock/Vblock
7 10 (2.70%) DataPower
7 10 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
8 9 (2.43%) Replication
9 8 (2.16%) Private Cloud
9 8 (2.16%) Public Cloud
10 6 (1.62%) CMDB
10 6 (1.62%) Management Information System
11 5 (1.35%) Fintech
12 4 (1.08%) Analytical Mindset
12 4 (1.08%) BYOD
12 4 (1.08%) User Experience
13 3 (0.81%) Hedge funds
14 2 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
14 2 (0.54%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 51 (13.75%) Windows
2 30 (8.09%) Linux
3 29 (7.82%) Unix
3 29 (7.82%) Windows Server
3 29 (7.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (5.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (4.85%) Windows 7
6 14 (3.77%) Windows 10
7 9 (2.43%) Mac OS X
8 6 (1.62%) Android
9 4 (1.08%) CentOS
9 4 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (1.08%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.81%) Debian
11 1 (0.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.82%) Problem-Solving
2 48 (12.94%) Cybersecurity
2 48 (12.94%) SIEM
3 39 (10.51%) Capacity Planning
3 39 (10.51%) Load Balancing
4 36 (9.70%) Presales
5 34 (9.16%) Network Monitoring
6 33 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 30 (8.09%) Information Security
8 27 (7.28%) High Availability
8 27 (7.28%) Network Management
9 26 (7.01%) Continuous Improvement
10 25 (6.74%) ITIL
11 24 (6.47%) Time Management
12 23 (6.20%) Root Cause Analysis
13 22 (5.93%) DevOps
14 21 (5.66%) Change Management
14 21 (5.66%) Due Diligence
14 21 (5.66%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 20 (5.39%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.82%) Python
2 14 (3.77%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.96%) Bash Shell
3 11 (2.96%) SQL
4 6 (1.62%) Perl
5 4 (1.08%) PHP
6 3 (0.81%) Ruby
7 2 (0.54%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.27%) Go
8 1 (0.27%) Java
Qualifications
1 199 (53.64%) Cisco Certification
2 164 (44.20%) CCNP
3 111 (29.92%) CCIE
4 61 (16.44%) Degree
5 47 (12.67%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (8.63%) CISSP
7 25 (6.74%) CCNA
8 20 (5.39%) CEH
9 17 (4.58%) CISA
10 16 (4.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 15 (4.04%) CCSA
11 15 (4.04%) CCSE
11 15 (4.04%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (3.77%) MCSE
13 13 (3.50%) JNCIP
14 12 (3.23%) CCA
14 12 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
15 11 (2.96%) CISM
16 10 (2.70%) CCIE Routing and Switching
16 10 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (3.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (2.43%) GPG13
2 9 (2.43%) SLA
3 7 (1.89%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.81%) GDPR
5 2 (0.54%) GCP
5 2 (0.54%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 2 (0.54%) QA
5 2 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.27%) NIST 800
System Software
1 55 (14.82%) Active Directory
2 30 (8.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (4.04%) VMware NSX
4 14 (3.77%) Snort
5 9 (2.43%) HDFS
6 8 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 6 (1.62%) vSphere
8 5 (1.35%) DFS Replication
8 5 (1.35%) ProxySG
8 5 (1.35%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (1.35%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (1.08%) Docker
10 2 (0.54%) KVM
10 2 (0.54%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) XenApp
10 2 (0.54%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.54%) XenServer
11 1 (0.27%) oVirt
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 23 (6.20%) Cisco CUCM
2 17 (4.58%) Ansible
3 16 (4.31%) FortiGate
4 15 (4.04%) Cacti
5 12 (3.23%) QRadar
6 11 (2.96%) Backup Exec
7 9 (2.43%) Suricata
8 8 (2.16%) Puppet
9 7 (1.89%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (1.89%) SCOM
10 5 (1.35%) AirWatch
10 5 (1.35%) Nagios
10 5 (1.35%) SCCM
10 5 (1.35%) vCenter Server
11 4 (1.08%) Kubernetes
11 4 (1.08%) Observium
11 4 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (1.08%) SolarWinds Orion
12 3 (0.81%) Cisco Prime
13 2 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 302 (81.40%) Cisco
2 142 (38.27%) CheckPoint
3 130 (35.04%) F5
4 95 (25.61%) Juniper
5 86 (23.18%) Microsoft
6 59 (15.90%) Fortinet
7 54 (14.56%) VMware
8 50 (13.48%) SolarWinds
9 36 (9.70%) Citrix
10 23 (6.20%) Symantec
11 22 (5.93%) ArcSight
12 21 (5.66%) HP
13 20 (5.39%) FireEye
14 19 (5.12%) ForeScout
15 18 (4.85%) Veeam
16 17 (4.58%) Google
16 17 (4.58%) ServiceNow
16 17 (4.58%) Splunk
17 15 (4.04%) McAfee
17 15 (4.04%) Meraki