Period
to 21 August 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 21 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
Hertfordshire > Watford
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 75 90 89
Rank change year-on-year +15 -1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 16 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 1.82% 1.05% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 3.52% 2.25% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 16 11 3
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -21.74% -8.00%
10th Percentile £39,500 £37,500 £45,850
90th Percentile £62,500 £61,000 £62,750
Hertfordshire median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +8.33% +4.35% +35.29%

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 Watford.

All Vendors
Watford
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 454 489 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 51.71% 46.84% 53.01%
Number of salaries quoted 381 384 413
Watford median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% - +8.70%
10th Percentile £25,500 £25,750 £26,550
90th Percentile £70,000 £75,000 £70,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -5.26% +5.56%

Palo Alto
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

Job postings citing Palo Alto as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Watford.

Job vacancy trend for Palo Alto in Watford

Palo Alto
Salary Trend in Watford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Palo Alto in Watford.

Salary trend for Palo Alto in Watford

Palo Alto
Salary Histogram in Watford

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Palo Alto in Watford over the 6 months to 21 August 2018.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in Watford

For the 6 months to 21 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 Watford region with a requirement for Palo Alto.

1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
2 14 (87.50%) CCNP
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (81.25%) F5
3 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 13 (81.25%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (68.75%) Cisco Wireless
4 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
4 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
4 11 (68.75%) ProxySG
5 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
5 9 (56.25%) CCNA
5 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
5 9 (56.25%) C
6 5 (31.25%) Cisco Firepower
6 5 (31.25%) Network Security
6 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint
7 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (18.75%) PMO
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
8 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
8 3 (18.75%) Sourcefire
9 2 (12.50%) Network Design
9 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
9 2 (12.50%) VPN
9 2 (12.50%) Data Centre

Palo Alto
Co-occurring IT Skills in Watford 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 (87.50%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (81.25%) Cisco Nexus
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Wireless
3 11 (68.75%) Wireless
4 5 (31.25%) Cisco Firepower
4 5 (31.25%) Network Security
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco ISE
5 3 (18.75%) Sourcefire
6 2 (12.50%) VPN
General
1 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (81.25%) Network Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Security Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Network Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (18.75%) Security Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
1 2 (12.50%) Driving Licence
1 2 (12.50%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
2 9 (56.25%) Service Delivery
3 4 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 3 (18.75%) Security Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (56.25%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (87.50%) CCNP
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (56.25%) CCNA
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (6.25%) CCIE Security
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) PMO
System Software
1 11 (68.75%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 9 (56.25%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Juniper
2 13 (81.25%) F5
3 11 (68.75%) Blue Coat
4 5 (31.25%) CheckPoint