Period
to 18 September 2020

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 September 2020 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 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 305 437 474
Rank change year-on-year +132 +37 -71
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 176 314 385
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in London 0.85% 0.56% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.17% 1.34% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 177 287 346
Median annual salary £65,000 £70,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.14% +12.00% +4.17%
10th Percentile £42,500 £47,200 £41,250
90th Percentile £95,000 £105,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £58,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -2.08% +4.35% +4.55%

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 8,099 23,401 28,964
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 38.89% 41.79% 42.04%
Number of salaries quoted 6,364 18,113 22,594
Median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £58,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% +3.45% +5.45%
10th Percentile £40,000 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £108,750 £92,500 £88,750
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - +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 18 September 2020.

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 September 2020. 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 +124 48 £72,500 +20.83% 6
West London +65 10 £47,500 -13.64% 1
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2020, 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.

1 155 (88.07%) Cisco
2 149 (84.66%) Firewall
3 92 (52.27%) Cisco Certification
4 89 (50.57%) Microsoft
5 84 (47.73%) Finance
6 81 (46.02%) CheckPoint
6 81 (46.02%) WAN
7 75 (42.61%) VPN
8 74 (42.05%) Active Directory
9 72 (40.91%) Office 365
10 71 (40.34%) Microsoft Office
11 68 (38.64%) BGP
12 67 (38.07%) Network Security
13 66 (37.50%) Azure
14 65 (36.93%) OSPF
15 64 (36.36%) MPLS
16 63 (35.80%) AWS
17 62 (35.23%) CCNP
18 54 (30.68%) DNS
19 52 (29.55%) F5
20 50 (28.41%) DHCP
20 50 (28.41%) Python
21 49 (27.84%) Data Centre
22 48 (27.27%) Identity Management
23 45 (25.57%) Wireless
23 45 (25.57%) LAN
24 44 (25.00%) Ansible
25 42 (23.86%) Telecoms
26 41 (23.30%) VoIP
27 35 (19.89%) Splunk

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 24 (13.64%) Skype for Business
2 8 (4.55%) Elasticsearch
3 6 (3.41%) MS Exchange
3 6 (3.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.57%) IIS
Applications
1 71 (40.34%) Microsoft Office
2 22 (12.50%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 72 (40.91%) Office 365
2 66 (37.50%) Azure
3 63 (35.80%) AWS
4 27 (15.34%) Azure Active Directory
4 27 (15.34%) GCP
5 22 (12.50%) Route 53
5 22 (12.50%) Slack
6 2 (1.14%) SaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Akamai
Communications & Networking
1 149 (84.66%) Firewall
2 81 (46.02%) WAN
3 75 (42.61%) VPN
4 68 (38.64%) BGP
5 67 (38.07%) Network Security
6 65 (36.93%) OSPF
7 64 (36.36%) MPLS
8 54 (30.68%) DNS
9 50 (28.41%) DHCP
10 45 (25.57%) LAN
10 45 (25.57%) Wireless
11 41 (23.30%) VoIP
12 34 (19.32%) Internet
12 34 (19.32%) IPsec
13 33 (18.75%) TCP/IP
14 32 (18.18%) Wi-Fi
15 27 (15.34%) SNMP
15 27 (15.34%) Wireshark
16 26 (14.77%) Cisco Nexus
17 24 (13.64%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.57%) Blockchain
1 1 (0.57%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.70%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 84 (47.73%) Finance
2 42 (23.86%) Telecoms
3 27 (15.34%) Marketing
4 26 (14.77%) Electronics
4 26 (14.77%) Manufacturing
4 26 (14.77%) Public Sector
5 23 (13.07%) Banking
6 15 (8.52%) Financial Institution
7 9 (5.11%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.14%) International Banking
9 1 (0.57%) Law
9 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 91 (51.70%) Network Engineer
2 42 (23.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 40 (22.73%) Security Engineer
4 21 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 19 (10.80%) Operations Engineer
6 14 (7.95%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (7.39%) Cisco Engineer
7 13 (7.39%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 11 (6.25%) Architect
8 11 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
9 7 (3.98%) Cloud Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Implementation Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Network Architect
10 6 (3.41%) Network Implementation Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 6 (3.41%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
11 5 (2.84%) Administrator
11 5 (2.84%) Firewall Engineer
11 5 (2.84%) Network Administrator
11 5 (2.84%) Security Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (12.50%) 802.1X
2 8 (4.55%) REST
3 5 (2.84%) XMPP
4 3 (1.70%) JSON
4 3 (1.70%) Regular Expression
4 3 (1.70%) YAML
5 1 (0.57%) Middleware
5 1 (0.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 49 (27.84%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.95%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (3.98%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.41%) Fat Client
5 6 (3.41%) Public Cloud
5 6 (3.41%) Thin Client
5 6 (3.41%) Video Conferencing
6 5 (2.84%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.84%) Hedge funds
7 3 (1.70%) BYOD
8 2 (1.14%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.57%) Blog
9 1 (0.57%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.57%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.57%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 31 (17.61%) Linux
2 22 (12.50%) Mac OS X
3 17 (9.66%) Windows
3 17 (9.66%) Windows Server
4 8 (4.55%) Windows 10
4 8 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (3.98%) Windows 7
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (3.98%) Windows Server 2016
6 5 (2.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.27%) Identity Management
2 31 (17.61%) Network Monitoring
3 30 (17.05%) Cybersecurity
3 30 (17.05%) Security Operations
4 29 (16.48%) Programme Management
5 27 (15.34%) SIEM
6 26 (14.77%) Business Intelligence
6 26 (14.77%) Digital Marketing
6 26 (14.77%) ITIL
6 26 (14.77%) Privileged Access Management
7 25 (14.20%) Project Delivery
8 24 (13.64%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 22 (12.50%) B2B
9 22 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
9 22 (12.50%) Security Monitoring
10 20 (11.36%) Load Balancing
11 16 (9.09%) Network Virtualisation
12 15 (8.52%) Migration
13 14 (7.95%) ITIL V3
14 12 (6.82%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 50 (28.41%) Python
2 12 (6.82%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.98%) SQL
4 2 (1.14%) Perl
Qualifications
1 92 (52.27%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (35.23%) CCNP
3 26 (14.77%) SANS
4 23 (13.07%) CCNA
5 19 (10.80%) CCIE
6 11 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (5.68%) MCSE
8 7 (3.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 6 (3.41%) Degree
10 5 (2.84%) MCT
11 4 (2.27%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.27%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.70%) CCVP
12 3 (1.70%) CompTIA Security+
12 3 (1.70%) RHCE
12 3 (1.70%) RHCSA
12 3 (1.70%) SSCP
12 3 (1.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.14%) CCDA
13 2 (1.14%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.84%) COBIT
2 2 (1.14%) GDPR
2 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.14%) PMO
3 1 (0.57%) NIST
3 1 (0.57%) NIST 800
3 1 (0.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.57%) QA
3 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 74 (42.05%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.80%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (7.39%) Hyper-V
4 10 (5.68%) VMware NSX
5 7 (3.98%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.70%) Docker
7 2 (1.14%) Firmware
7 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.57%) VMware Server
8 1 (0.57%) vSphere
8 1 (0.57%) XenApp
8 1 (0.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 44 (25.00%) Ansible
2 27 (15.34%) Nagios
3 26 (14.77%) QRadar
4 23 (13.07%) Puppet
5 22 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
6 10 (5.68%) SCCM
7 8 (4.55%) Terraform
8 6 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (3.41%) WSUS
9 5 (2.84%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (2.84%) Cisco UCCX
9 5 (2.84%) Microsoft Clustering
9 5 (2.84%) Prometheus
9 5 (2.84%) ZABBIX
10 2 (1.14%) FortiGate
11 1 (0.57%) CASB
11 1 (0.57%) RSA Archer
11 1 (0.57%) Trend Micro Deep Security
11 1 (0.57%) TrustSec
11 1 (0.57%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 155 (88.07%) Cisco
2 89 (50.57%) Microsoft
3 81 (46.02%) CheckPoint
4 52 (29.55%) F5
5 35 (19.89%) Splunk
6 29 (16.48%) VMware
7 28 (15.91%) Riverbed
8 27 (15.34%) CyberArk
8 27 (15.34%) NetWitness
9 26 (14.77%) ArcSight
9 26 (14.77%) BeyondTrust
9 26 (14.77%) Bomgar
9 26 (14.77%) IBM
9 26 (14.77%) LogRhythm
9 26 (14.77%) SAP
9 26 (14.77%) Thycotic
10 22 (12.50%) Avaya
10 22 (12.50%) Fortinet
11 16 (9.09%) Citrix
12 15 (8.52%) Infoblox