Period
to 11 December 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 11 December 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 78 83
Rank change year-on-year -17 +5 -
Permanent jobs citing Palo Alto 7 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 0.73% 1.70% 0.79%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 3.50% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 4
Watford median annual salary £45,000 £61,250 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -26.53% -5.77% -
10th Percentile £39,500 £40,000 £62,375
90th Percentile £67,000 £63,750 £70,250
Hertfordshire median annual salary £55,000 £67,500 £66,000
% change year-on-year -18.52% +2.27% +103.08%

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 547 457 465
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Watford 57.22% 48.46% 46.04%
Number of salaries quoted 430 374 384
Watford median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% -9.52% +14.13%
10th Percentile £27,000 £25,000 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £71,250 £75,000
Hertfordshire median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £47,500

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 11 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Palo Alto in Watford

For the 6 months to 11 December 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 5 (71.43%) ProxySG
2 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (71.43%) C
2 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
3 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
3 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Network Design
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 1 (14.29%) CCIE Security

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 7 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (71.43%) Cisco Wireless
2 5 (71.43%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Firepower
3 2 (28.57%) Network Security
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Network Security Engineer
2 6 (85.71%) Security Engineer
3 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (71.43%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Driving Licence
1 2 (28.57%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Load Balancing
1 5 (71.43%) Service Delivery
2 2 (28.57%) Network Design
2 2 (28.57%) Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNP
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) CCNA
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE Routing and Switching
3 1 (14.29%) CCIE Security
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) F5
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
2 5 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint