Period
to 7 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 7 December 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 > North East
6 months to
7 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 93 - 92
Rank change year-on-year - +92 +27
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 14 0 6
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.09% - 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 2.49% - 1.15%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 2
10th Percentile £36,250 " £38,289
25th Percentile £42,500 " £38,348
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £45,000 - £40,708
75th Percentile £47,500 " £43,079
90th Percentile " " £43,144
England median annual salary £54,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +4.35% -

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 the North East.

All Vendors
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 563 244 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 43.88% 30.54% 44.85%
Number of salaries quoted 420 210 366
10th Percentile £23,500 £24,225 £21,500
25th Percentile £30,000 £31,375 £30,000
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £42,500 £39,044
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.85% -2.39%
75th Percentile £53,750 £50,000 £47,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% -

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in the North East

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Palo Alto in the North East.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in the North East

Palo Alto
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Palo Alto within the North East region over the 6 months to 7 December 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
Tyne and Wear - 13 £45,000 - 1
Durham - 1 £35,000 - 1
Palo Alto
England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 North East region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) Network Design
2 13 (92.86%) Fortinet
2 13 (92.86%) Cisco
3 11 (78.57%) CCNP
3 11 (78.57%) CCNA
3 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (78.57%) Juniper
3 11 (78.57%) IPsec
4 10 (71.43%) Meraki
4 10 (71.43%) JNCIA
4 10 (71.43%) Firmware
4 10 (71.43%) Internet
4 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
4 10 (71.43%) RIP
4 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 10 (71.43%) VoIP
5 4 (28.57%) DHCP
5 4 (28.57%) ITIL
5 4 (28.57%) DNS
5 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
6 3 (21.43%) Aruba
6 3 (21.43%) Network Security
6 3 (21.43%) IPv4

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) BGP
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
1 14 (100.00%) OSPF
2 11 (78.57%) IPsec
2 11 (78.57%) MPLS
3 10 (71.43%) EIGRP
3 10 (71.43%) Internet
3 10 (71.43%) RIP
3 10 (71.43%) VoIP
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) DHCP
4 4 (28.57%) DNS
4 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (28.57%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) IPv4
5 3 (21.43%) IPv6
5 3 (21.43%) Network Security
5 3 (21.43%) VLAN
5 3 (21.43%) VXLAN
6 1 (7.14%) SAN
Job Titles
1 14 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 11 (78.57%) Juniper Engineer
3 10 (71.43%) IP Engineer
3 10 (71.43%) IP Network Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Firewall Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
1 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
1 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (100.00%) Network Design
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Adaptive Security
4 1 (7.14%) Change Control
4 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
4 1 (7.14%) Information Management
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (7.14%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.14%) Mathematics
4 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Web Filtering
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNA
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) JNCIA
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (71.43%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) FortiGate
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Cisco
1 13 (92.86%) Fortinet
2 11 (78.57%) Juniper
3 10 (71.43%) Meraki
4 3 (21.43%) Aruba
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) Infoblox
5 1 (7.14%) Barracuda Networks
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds