Period
to 13 November 2019

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 13 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
London > Central London
6 months to
13 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 327 330 335
Rank change year-on-year +3 +5 +9
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 37 68 54
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.29% 0.48% 0.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.52% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 32 65 47
Central London median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% -32.00% +38.89%
10th Percentile £30,500 £27,500 £40,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,500 £82,000
London median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -18.18% +27.91%

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 11,904 13,031 12,584
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 93.09% 92.35% 92.76%
Number of salaries quoted 10,363 11,628 11,216
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £95,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +4.00% +4.17% +4.35%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Central London

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

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Central London

Patch Management
Salary Trend in Central London

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

Salary trend for Patch Management in Central London

Patch Management
Salary Histogram in Central London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Patch Management in Central London over the 6 months to 13 November 2019.

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 13 November 2019. 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 +1 32 £45,000 +12.50% 5
Patch Management
London

For the 6 months to 13 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
3 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
4 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
4 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
5 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
5 14 (37.84%) Cisco
5 14 (37.84%) Firewall
6 13 (35.14%) OSPF
6 13 (35.14%) BGP
6 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
6 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
7 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
7 12 (32.43%) Remote Desktop
7 12 (32.43%) VPN
7 12 (32.43%) Change Management
8 11 (29.73%) Network Security
8 11 (29.73%) DNS
8 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
8 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
8 11 (29.73%) HP
8 11 (29.73%) Security Monitoring
8 11 (29.73%) Antivirus Management
9 10 (27.03%) Cisco Firepower
9 10 (27.03%) Network Management
9 10 (27.03%) Cisco CUCM
9 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
9 10 (27.03%) Juniper
9 10 (27.03%) MPLS

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 13 (35.14%) MS Exchange
2 12 (32.43%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (13.51%) Skype for Business
4 4 (10.81%) IBM Domino
4 4 (10.81%) IBM Notes
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.70%) Eikon
Cloud Services
1 8 (21.62%) Office 365
2 6 (16.22%) Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (2.70%) IaaS
4 1 (2.70%) PaaS
4 1 (2.70%) Power Platform
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Firewall
2 13 (35.14%) BGP
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco ASA
2 13 (35.14%) OSPF
3 12 (32.43%) Remote Desktop
3 12 (32.43%) VPN
4 11 (29.73%) DNS
4 11 (29.73%) Network Security
5 10 (27.03%) Cisco Firepower
5 10 (27.03%) MPLS
5 10 (27.03%) VPLS
6 9 (24.32%) DHCP
6 9 (24.32%) LAN
6 9 (24.32%) WAN
6 9 (24.32%) Wi-Fi
7 6 (16.22%) VoIP
8 5 (13.51%) Skype
9 4 (10.81%) DMZ
9 4 (10.81%) NAS
9 4 (10.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) Big Data
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.70%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (2.70%) Cosmos DB
3 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) Power BI
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (24.32%) Telecoms
2 8 (21.62%) Finance
3 3 (8.11%) Law
3 3 (8.11%) Legal
4 2 (5.41%) Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Back Office
5 1 (2.70%) International Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 8 (21.62%) Analyst
2 7 (18.92%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Cisco Voice Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Support Analyst
3 6 (16.22%) Voice Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Network Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) IT Support
5 4 (10.81%) Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Unix Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Voice Network Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) IT Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Support Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (8.11%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.81%) Kafka
1 4 (10.81%) LDAP
2 1 (2.70%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 3 (8.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
2 3 (8.11%) Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Cyber Defence
3 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
3 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.70%) iSeries
3 1 (2.70%) Private Cloud
3 1 (2.70%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 26 (70.27%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) Windows 7
2 16 (43.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (37.84%) Windows 10
4 13 (35.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) Solaris
7 4 (10.81%) Unix
8 3 (8.11%) Android
9 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Change Management
2 11 (29.73%) Antivirus Management
2 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
2 11 (29.73%) Security Monitoring
3 10 (27.03%) Network Management
4 9 (24.32%) Hardware Maintenance
4 9 (24.32%) Preventative Maintenance
5 6 (16.22%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (16.22%) Information Security
6 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (13.51%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Delivery
7 4 (10.81%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (10.81%) GitOps
7 4 (10.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 4 (10.81%) Release Management
7 4 (10.81%) Service Management
7 4 (10.81%) Ticket Management
8 3 (8.11%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) C
3 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 10 (27.03%) CCNA
1 10 (27.03%) CCNP
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.92%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.51%) Degree
4 4 (10.81%) MCP
4 4 (10.81%) RHCE
5 1 (2.70%) DBS Check
5 1 (2.70%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (8.11%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 3 (8.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 23 (62.16%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.81%) Firmware
2 4 (10.81%) NFS
2 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.11%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (8.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (27.03%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (24.32%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (16.22%) SCCM
4 4 (10.81%) Ansible
4 4 (10.81%) Backup Exec
5 3 (8.11%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 22 (59.46%) Microsoft
2 14 (37.84%) Cisco
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 10 (27.03%) Juniper
4 10 (27.03%) VMware
5 9 (24.32%) Symantec
6 7 (18.92%) Sophos
7 4 (10.81%) Altiris
7 4 (10.81%) Lotus
7 4 (10.81%) Oracle
7 4 (10.81%) ServiceNow
7 4 (10.81%) Splunk
7 4 (10.81%) Veritas
8 3 (8.11%) Aderant
8 3 (8.11%) Citrix
8 3 (8.11%) iManage
8 3 (8.11%) Intapp
8 3 (8.11%) Ivanti
8 3 (8.11%) Shavlik
8 3 (8.11%) Veeam