Period
to 8 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Central London 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 8 April 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
London > Central London
6 months to
8 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 290 316 310
Rank change year-on-year +26 -6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 44 61 92
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Central London 0.40% 0.47% 0.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.43% 0.50% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 36 57 76
Median annual salary £70,500 £42,500 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +65.88% -30.61% -5.77%
10th Percentile £40,063 £27,500 £37,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £89,260 £83,750
London median annual salary £60,000 £48,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +23.71% -11.82% +22.22%

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 Central London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Central London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,233 12,135 14,336
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 93.21% 92.57% 93.69%
Number of salaries quoted 8,876 10,774 12,429
Median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% +8.33% -
10th Percentile £38,902 £36,750 £36,250
90th Percentile £97,500 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% -

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

Job postings citing Patch Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Central London.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Central London

Patch Management
Salary Trend in Central London

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Patch Management in Central London.

Salary trend for Patch Management in Central London

Patch Management
Salary Histogram in Central London

Salary distribution for jobs citing Patch Management in Central London over the 6 months to 8 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Patch Management in Central London

Patch Management
Job Locations in Central London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the Central London region over the 6 months to 8 April 2020. 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
City of London +21 25 £62,500 +38.89% 3
City of Westminster +5 1 £48,500 -
Patch Management
London

For the 6 months to 8 April 2020, 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 Central London region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 30 (68.18%) Information Security
2 22 (50.00%) Finance
3 17 (38.64%) Windows
4 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
4 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
5 13 (29.55%) McAfee
6 12 (27.27%) CISSP
6 12 (27.27%) SCCM
6 12 (27.27%) SIEM
7 11 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
8 10 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
8 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
8 10 (22.73%) CyberArk
8 10 (22.73%) Qualys
8 10 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
9 9 (20.45%) VMware
9 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (20.45%) CCNP
9 9 (20.45%) Office 365
9 9 (20.45%) AWS
9 9 (20.45%) Fintech
9 9 (20.45%) Privileged Access Management
9 9 (20.45%) Task Automation
10 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
10 8 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
10 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (18.18%) Application Packaging
11 7 (15.91%) PowerShell

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Central London 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 3 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.27%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (20.45%) AWS
1 9 (20.45%) Office 365
2 7 (15.91%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (13.64%) Azure
4 1 (2.27%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
2 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) TCP/IP
4 3 (6.82%) Network Security
5 2 (4.55%) BGP
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Firepower
5 2 (4.55%) DMZ
5 2 (4.55%) HTTP
5 2 (4.55%) HTTPS
5 2 (4.55%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (4.55%) IPsec
5 2 (4.55%) LAN
5 2 (4.55%) MPLS
5 2 (4.55%) OSPF
5 2 (4.55%) VPLS
5 2 (4.55%) WAN
5 2 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.27%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) Big Data
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (2.27%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
2 1 (2.27%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.27%) InstallShield
General
1 22 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) Banking
3 2 (4.55%) Law
4 1 (2.27%) International Banking
4 1 (2.27%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 12 (27.27%) Security Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Architect
2 9 (20.45%) Security Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Cloud Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Cloud Architect
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Security Architect
4 7 (15.91%) Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.82%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support
6 3 (6.82%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support
6 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 3 (6.82%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) Kafka
1 2 (4.55%) LDAP
2 1 (2.27%) Middleware
2 1 (2.27%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) User Experience
2 3 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.27%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.27%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.27%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 17 (38.64%) Windows
2 8 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 6 (13.64%) Linux
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server
4 5 (11.36%) Unix
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2016
6 2 (4.55%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.27%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (68.18%) Information Security
2 12 (27.27%) SIEM
3 11 (25.00%) Security Monitoring
4 10 (22.73%) Identity Access Management
4 10 (22.73%) Risk Management
4 10 (22.73%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (20.45%) Fintech
5 9 (20.45%) Privileged Access Management
5 9 (20.45%) Task Automation
6 8 (18.18%) Application Packaging
6 8 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 8 (18.18%) Threat Modelling
7 7 (15.91%) Data Loss Prevention
7 7 (15.91%) ITIL
8 6 (13.64%) Database Security
9 4 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (9.09%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 3 (6.82%) Malware Detection/Protection
10 3 (6.82%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) Bash Shell
2 2 (4.55%) C
3 1 (2.27%) Korn
3 1 (2.27%) Python
3 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) CISSP
2 9 (20.45%) CCNP
2 9 (20.45%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (15.91%) CEH
3 7 (15.91%) GIAC
4 5 (11.36%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (4.55%) CCNA
6 2 (4.55%) CISM
6 2 (4.55%) CRISC
6 2 (4.55%) Degree
6 2 (4.55%) MCP
6 2 (4.55%) RHCE
7 1 (2.27%) CISMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (6.82%) SLA
3 1 (2.27%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (2.27%) GDPR
3 1 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (34.09%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (11.36%) Firmware
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.82%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 2 (4.55%) NFS
5 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.27%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (27.27%) SCCM
2 3 (6.82%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (4.55%) Ansible
3 2 (4.55%) HP SIM
3 2 (4.55%) Nessus
3 2 (4.55%) Nexpose
3 2 (4.55%) Nmap
4 1 (2.27%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.27%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
4 1 (2.27%) Red Hat Spacewalk
4 1 (2.27%) ThinApp
4 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (34.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (29.55%) McAfee
3 10 (22.73%) CyberArk
3 10 (22.73%) Qualys
4 9 (20.45%) VMware
5 6 (13.64%) Citrix
5 6 (13.64%) HP
6 4 (9.09%) Cisco
7 3 (6.82%) ArcSight
7 3 (6.82%) Bloomberg
7 3 (6.82%) Carbon Black
7 3 (6.82%) Darktrace
7 3 (6.82%) Oracle
7 3 (6.82%) Reuters
7 3 (6.82%) Symantec
8 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.55%) Rapid7
8 2 (4.55%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.55%) Splunk
8 2 (4.55%) Tanium