Period
to 12 November 2018

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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
London > Central London
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 324 325 350
Rank change year-on-year +1 +25 +73
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 68 54 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.48% 0.40% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.53% 0.44% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 65 47 46
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +38.89% -5.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £40,750 £31,250
90th Percentile £75,500 £82,000 £79,375
London median annual salary £45,000 £55,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year -18.18% +27.91% +1.18%

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 12,815 12,330 13,112
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 91.27% 91.84% 90.73%
Number of salaries quoted 11,435 10,989 11,880
Central London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% -
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,000 £33,500
90th Percentile £95,000 £91,250 £87,500
London median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.17% +4.35% +4.55%

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 12 November 2018.

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 12 November 2018. 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 -13 48 £40,000 -40.74% 7
Camden +13 5 £45,000 -
City of Westminster - 3 £36,500 -
Southwark +67 2 £30,000 -
Patch Management
London

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 Central London region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 58 (85.29%) Windows
2 51 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
4 33 (48.53%) Windows Server
5 29 (42.65%) Firewall
6 25 (36.76%) VMware
6 25 (36.76%) SCCM
6 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
7 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Office
7 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
8 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
9 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
10 20 (29.41%) ITIL
11 19 (27.94%) DNS
12 18 (26.47%) DHCP
12 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
13 17 (25.00%) Office 365
13 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (25.00%) Windows 10
14 16 (23.53%) Security Patching
14 16 (23.53%) SharePoint
15 15 (22.06%) Citrix
15 15 (22.06%) Apple
15 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
15 15 (22.06%) Server Management
16 14 (20.59%) Information Security
16 14 (20.59%) Finance
17 13 (19.12%) Cisco
17 13 (19.12%) VPN

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 22 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 17 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (23.53%) SharePoint
4 8 (11.76%) Skype for Business
5 6 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (5.88%) Apache
6 4 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (5.88%) Tomcat
7 3 (4.41%) IBM Domino
7 3 (4.41%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.94%) IIS
9 1 (1.47%) Confluence
9 1 (1.47%) nginx
Applications
1 23 (33.82%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (4.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (4.41%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.47%) Endur
Cloud Services
1 17 (25.00%) Office 365
2 7 (10.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon CloudWatch
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (1.47%) Amazon S3
5 1 (1.47%) Route 53
5 1 (1.47%) Slack
5 1 (1.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.65%) Firewall
2 23 (33.82%) TCP/IP
3 19 (27.94%) DNS
4 18 (26.47%) DHCP
5 13 (19.12%) VPN
6 11 (16.18%) Remote Desktop
6 11 (16.18%) Wireless
7 8 (11.76%) SSL
8 7 (10.29%) WAN
9 6 (8.82%) LAN
9 6 (8.82%) Network Security
9 6 (8.82%) SAN
9 6 (8.82%) Skype
10 5 (7.35%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (7.35%) DKIM
10 5 (7.35%) DMARC
10 5 (7.35%) Wi-Fi
11 1 (1.47%) Intrusion Detection
11 1 (1.47%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.47%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (1.47%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.47%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.47%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.47%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Advertising
2 6 (8.82%) Telecoms
3 5 (7.35%) Banking
3 5 (7.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (1.47%) Front Office
5 1 (1.47%) Hungarian Language
Job Titles
1 15 (22.06%) Desktop Support
2 14 (20.59%) IT Support
3 13 (19.12%) Support Engineer
4 11 (16.18%) Administrator
4 11 (16.18%) Systems Administrator
5 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (14.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 10 (14.71%) Analyst
6 9 (13.24%) 2nd Line Support
7 8 (11.76%) IT Engineer
7 8 (11.76%) IT Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 7 (10.29%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 7 (10.29%) Deskside Support
8 7 (10.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Cybersecurity Engineer
10 5 (7.35%) Security Analyst
10 5 (7.35%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) Elastic Stack
2 5 (7.35%) .NET
2 5 (7.35%) Regular Expression
3 4 (5.88%) Web Services
4 1 (1.47%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Fat Client
1 12 (17.65%) Thin Client
2 10 (14.71%) Management Information System
3 8 (11.76%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (8.82%) Fintech
4 6 (8.82%) Smartphone
5 5 (7.35%) BYOD
5 5 (7.35%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (5.88%) Mobile App
7 3 (4.41%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
7 3 (4.41%) EMC VMAX
7 3 (4.41%) Hedge funds
7 3 (4.41%) Replication
8 2 (2.94%) Equities
9 1 (1.47%) Clustering
9 1 (1.47%) Cyberattack
9 1 (1.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 58 (85.29%) Windows
2 33 (48.53%) Windows Server
3 23 (33.82%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (30.88%) Windows 7
5 18 (26.47%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 13 (19.12%) Linux
8 5 (7.35%) Unix
8 5 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.88%) Android
9 4 (5.88%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.88%) CentOS
9 4 (5.88%) Mac OS X
9 4 (5.88%) Ubuntu
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.94%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.47%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (29.41%) ITIL
2 16 (23.53%) Security Patching
3 15 (22.06%) Server Management
4 14 (20.59%) Information Security
5 12 (17.65%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 9 (13.24%) Antivirus Management
6 9 (13.24%) Mobile Device Management
7 8 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (11.76%) SIEM
8 7 (10.29%) Agile Software Development
8 7 (10.29%) Cybersecurity
8 7 (10.29%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (8.82%) DevOps
9 6 (8.82%) Information Security Management
9 6 (8.82%) IT Strategy
9 6 (8.82%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (8.82%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) Security Management
9 6 (8.82%) Server Virtualisation
10 5 (7.35%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (22.06%) PowerShell
2 10 (14.71%) Python
3 9 (13.24%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) Bash Shell
4 4 (5.88%) Perl
4 4 (5.88%) Ruby
4 4 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (16.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (8.82%) Degree
3 4 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.41%) MCDST
4 3 (4.41%) MCP
5 2 (2.94%) ACSP
5 2 (2.94%) CCNA
5 2 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (2.94%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.47%) CCNP
6 1 (1.47%) CISSP
6 1 (1.47%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
6 1 (1.47%) SSCP
6 1 (1.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) Cyber Essentials
1 2 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.94%) SLA
2 1 (1.47%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (1.47%) GDPR
System Software
1 51 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (36.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (11.76%) XenApp
4 7 (10.29%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.82%) Virtual Desktop
6 5 (7.35%) Hyper-V
6 5 (7.35%) KVM
7 4 (5.88%) BitLocker
7 4 (5.88%) Docker
7 4 (5.88%) XenDesktop
8 3 (4.41%) Firmware
8 3 (4.41%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (36.76%) SCCM
2 7 (10.29%) Ansible
3 6 (8.82%) SCOM
4 5 (7.35%) Nessus
4 5 (7.35%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (7.35%) OpenVAS
4 5 (7.35%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (7.35%) Puppet
4 5 (7.35%) QRadar
5 4 (5.88%) Consul
5 4 (5.88%) Icinga
5 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
5 4 (5.88%) Prometheus
5 4 (5.88%) Salt
5 4 (5.88%) WSUS
6 3 (4.41%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.41%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (4.41%) Packer
7 2 (2.94%) Terraform
Vendors
1 43 (63.24%) Microsoft
2 25 (36.76%) VMware
3 15 (22.06%) Apple
3 15 (22.06%) Citrix
4 13 (19.12%) Cisco
5 11 (16.18%) Ivanti
6 8 (11.76%) Kaspersky
6 8 (11.76%) MobileIron
7 7 (10.29%) Rapid7
7 7 (10.29%) Splunk
8 6 (8.82%) Avaya
9 5 (7.35%) Palo Alto
9 5 (7.35%) Qualys
9 5 (7.35%) Tripwire
10 4 (5.88%) BMC
10 4 (5.88%) McAfee
10 4 (5.88%) Meraki
10 4 (5.88%) Okta
10 4 (5.88%) Remedy
11 3 (4.41%) Symantec