Period
to 23 February 2018

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 23 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
South West > Bristol
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 181 152 187
Rank change year-on-year -29 +35 -11
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 11 33 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 0.31% 0.99% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 1.07% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 9 30 13
Bristol median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -10.00% +1.27%
10th Percentile £35,500 £31,475 £28,250
90th Percentile £55,000 £71,250 £45,100
South West median annual salary £36,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - -10.00% +3.23%

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 3,250 3,082 3,399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Bristol 91.14% 92.05% 91.20%
Number of salaries quoted 2,733 2,503 2,974
Bristol median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £27,250 £28,750 £27,500
90th Percentile £66,250 £71,250 £66,600
South West median annual salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +3.23%

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

Patch Management
Salary Histogram in Bristol

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Patch Management in Bristol over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Patch Management in Bristol

For the 6 months to 23 February 2018, 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 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
3 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
3 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (45.45%) WSUS
4 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
5 4 (36.36%) DNS
5 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
5 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
6 3 (27.27%) Puppet
6 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
6 3 (27.27%) Docker
6 3 (27.27%) Splunk
6 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
6 3 (27.27%) SIEM
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Nessus
6 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
6 3 (27.27%) NetScout
6 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 3 (27.27%) Python

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 (9.09%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 3 (27.27%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 3 (27.27%) Aerospace
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Systems Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support
2 6 (54.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 6 (54.55%) Support Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Support Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 5 (45.45%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) ArcSight Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 1 (9.09%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
2 6 (54.55%) Windows Server
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (36.36%) Linux
5 3 (27.27%) Unix
6 1 (9.09%) Debian
6 1 (9.09%) VMS
6 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Proactive Monitoring
2 6 (54.55%) Technical Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (27.27%) SIEM
3 3 (27.27%) Visualisation
4 2 (18.18%) Data Management
5 1 (9.09%) High Availability
5 1 (9.09%) ITSM
5 1 (9.09%) MODAF
5 1 (9.09%) Performance Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Service Management
5 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Bash Shell
2 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 3 (27.27%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) COBIT
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) Docker
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) WSUS
2 3 (27.27%) Nessus
2 3 (27.27%) Puppet
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) Citrix
2 3 (27.27%) ArcSight
2 3 (27.27%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) McAfee
2 3 (27.27%) NetScout
2 3 (27.27%) NetWitness
2 3 (27.27%) Palo Alto
2 3 (27.27%) Sourcefire
2 3 (27.27%) Splunk
2 3 (27.27%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Percona
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (9.09%) Samsung