Period
to 20 January 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for Patch Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Patch Management over the 6 months to 20 January 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 171 179 152
Rank change year-on-year +8 -27 +31
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 15 22 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.43% 0.61% 1.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.45% 0.65% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 6 12 32
Bristol median annual salary £24,000 £36,000 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% +9.09% -17.50%
10th Percentile £23,500 £35,500 £31,275
90th Percentile £30,875 £54,550 £71,250
South West median annual salary £24,000 £36,000 £33,000
% change year-on-year -33.33% +9.09% -17.50%

Patch Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Bristol with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Bristol
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,313 3,378 3,017
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 94.58% 93.11% 93.43%
Number of salaries quoted 2,635 2,790 2,477
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £71,150 £67,500 £71,250
South West median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.41% +3.75%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Patch Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Bristol

Patch Management
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Patch Management in Bristol.

Salary trend for Patch Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, IT jobs citing Patch Management 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 10 (66.67%) DHCP
2 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 10 (66.67%) Aerospace
3 9 (60.00%) McAfee
3 9 (60.00%) Data Management
3 9 (60.00%) NetScout
3 9 (60.00%) DNS
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Python
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
3 9 (60.00%) Nessus
3 9 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
3 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
3 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
3 9 (60.00%) Puppet
3 9 (60.00%) Splunk
3 9 (60.00%) ArcSight
3 9 (60.00%) SIEM
3 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
3 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
3 9 (60.00%) Docker
3 9 (60.00%) Palo Alto
3 9 (60.00%) NetWitness
3 9 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
3 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineering
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
5 5 (33.33%) Active Directory

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 1 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (66.67%) DHCP
1 10 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (60.00%) DNS
2 9 (60.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (66.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support
3 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) IT Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Site Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Software Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 9 (60.00%) Unix
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (60.00%) Cybersecurity
1 9 (60.00%) Data Management
1 9 (60.00%) SIEM
1 9 (60.00%) Systems Engineering
1 9 (60.00%) Visualisation
2 6 (40.00%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) High Availability
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
3 1 (6.67%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Optimisation
3 1 (6.67%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (60.00%) Bash Shell
1 9 (60.00%) PowerShell
1 9 (60.00%) Python
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
System Software
1 9 (60.00%) Docker
2 5 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (60.00%) Nessus
1 9 (60.00%) Puppet
1 9 (60.00%) Red Hat Spacewalk
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) ArcSight
1 9 (60.00%) Cisco
1 9 (60.00%) McAfee
1 9 (60.00%) NetScout
1 9 (60.00%) NetWitness
1 9 (60.00%) Palo Alto
1 9 (60.00%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Apple
2 1 (6.67%) BMC
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) MobileIron
2 1 (6.67%) Remedy
2 1 (6.67%) VMware