Period
to 17 July 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 17 July 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
London > Central London
6 months to
17 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 329 324 347
Rank change year-on-year -5 +23 +23
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 47 88 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 0.35% 0.61% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.38% 0.65% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 25
Central London median annual salary £42,500 £63,750 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -33.33% -1.92% +100.00%
10th Percentile £23,500 £29,200 £40,700
90th Percentile £81,000 £85,000 £82,750
London median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £51,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +2.94% +21.43%

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 12,338 13,573 11,644
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Central London 92.77% 93.45% 92.03%
Number of salaries quoted 10,929 12,013 10,491
Central London median annual salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.44% +0.83% +4.35%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
90th Percentile £95,000 £92,500 £90,000
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% - +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 17 July 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 17 July 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 -22 36 £42,500 -39.29% 12
Southwark +11 2 £30,000 -
Camden -2 1 £25,500 -43.33%
Patch Management
London

For the 6 months to 17 July 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 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
3 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
3 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
4 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
5 22 (46.81%) Windows 10
6 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
7 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (29.79%) SCCM
8 14 (29.79%) DNS
9 13 (27.66%) Firewall
9 13 (27.66%) VMware
9 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (25.53%) Remote Desktop
11 11 (23.40%) Office 365
11 11 (23.40%) Banking
12 10 (21.28%) Change Management
12 10 (21.28%) DHCP
12 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
12 10 (21.28%) Security Monitoring
13 9 (19.15%) Antivirus Management
13 9 (19.15%) VPN
13 9 (19.15%) LAN
13 9 (19.15%) Finance
13 9 (19.15%) Network Security
13 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
13 9 (19.15%) Skype
14 8 (17.02%) Cisco
14 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving

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 9 (19.15%) Skype for Business
2 7 (14.89%) MS Exchange
3 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.38%) Apache
5 3 (6.38%) Apache Spark
6 2 (4.26%) Confluence
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Domino
6 2 (4.26%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.26%) IIS
7 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 18 (38.30%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (12.77%) Eikon
2 1 (2.13%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.13%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.40%) Office 365
2 4 (8.51%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (6.38%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (6.38%) SaaS
4 2 (4.26%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (4.26%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (2.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (2.13%) IaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
5 1 (2.13%) PaaS
5 1 (2.13%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.13%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.79%) DNS
2 13 (27.66%) Firewall
3 12 (25.53%) Remote Desktop
4 10 (21.28%) DHCP
4 10 (21.28%) TCP/IP
5 9 (19.15%) LAN
5 9 (19.15%) Network Security
5 9 (19.15%) Skype
5 9 (19.15%) VPN
6 7 (14.89%) WAN
7 6 (12.77%) BGP
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco ASA
7 6 (12.77%) Cisco Firepower
7 6 (12.77%) MPLS
7 6 (12.77%) OSPF
7 6 (12.77%) VPLS
8 5 (10.64%) VoIP
9 4 (8.51%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (6.38%) VLAN
11 2 (4.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) Apache Cassandra
2 3 (6.38%) NoSQL
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.13%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.13%) Cosmos DB
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database
4 1 (2.13%) Power BI
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) JIRA
General
1 11 (23.40%) Banking
2 9 (19.15%) Finance
3 6 (12.77%) Back Office
3 6 (12.77%) Telecoms
4 3 (6.38%) Law
4 3 (6.38%) Legal
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
5 1 (2.13%) Automotive
5 1 (2.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.13%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (31.91%) Analyst
2 13 (27.66%) Support Analyst
3 9 (19.15%) IT Support
3 9 (19.15%) Support Engineer
4 7 (14.89%) IT Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) IT Support Engineer
5 6 (12.77%) Operational Support Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Operations Analyst
5 6 (12.77%) Operations Support Analyst
6 4 (8.51%) Administrator
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.51%) Network Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Data Scientist
7 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Senior Data Scientist
7 3 (6.38%) Server Engineer
7 3 (6.38%) Server Support
7 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.38%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.38%) Apache Flex
1 3 (6.38%) MLlib
1 3 (6.38%) scikit-learn
2 1 (2.13%) ADO
2 1 (2.13%) HTML
2 1 (2.13%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (14.89%) Video Conferencing
2 6 (12.77%) iSeries
2 6 (12.77%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.51%) Mobile App
4 3 (6.38%) Algorithms
4 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.38%) Robotics
5 1 (2.13%) Cyberattack
5 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
5 1 (2.13%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.13%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 38 (80.85%) Windows
2 26 (55.32%) Windows Server
3 23 (48.94%) Windows 7
4 22 (46.81%) Windows 10
5 15 (31.91%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (10.64%) Apple iOS
9 4 (8.51%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.38%) Linux
11 2 (4.26%) Android
11 2 (4.26%) Ubuntu
12 1 (2.13%) Mac OS
12 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (2.13%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Change Management
1 10 (21.28%) Security Monitoring
2 9 (19.15%) Antivirus Management
3 8 (17.02%) Problem-Solving
4 7 (14.89%) Configuration Management
5 6 (12.77%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (12.77%) Hardware Maintenance
5 6 (12.77%) Migration
5 6 (12.77%) Network Management
5 6 (12.77%) Preventative Maintenance
6 5 (10.64%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (10.64%) ITIL
7 4 (8.51%) Analytics
7 4 (8.51%) Fintech
7 4 (8.51%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (6.38%) Commercial Awareness
8 3 (6.38%) Data Engineering
8 3 (6.38%) Data Science
8 3 (6.38%) Performance Measurement
8 3 (6.38%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.64%) SQL
2 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.38%) Python
4 1 (2.13%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.13%) C#
4 1 (2.13%) Java
4 1 (2.13%) Korn
4 1 (2.13%) Shell Script
4 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (14.89%) CCNA
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (12.77%) CCNP
4 3 (6.38%) CISSP
4 3 (6.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (4.26%) Degree
5 2 (4.26%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (4.26%) MCSE
6 1 (2.13%) ACSP
6 1 (2.13%) CEH
6 1 (2.13%) CISA
6 1 (2.13%) CISM
6 1 (2.13%) MCP
6 1 (2.13%) MCSA
6 1 (2.13%) OSCP
6 1 (2.13%) VCP6
6 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) Cyber Essentials
1 3 (6.38%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) QA
3 1 (2.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 27 (57.45%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (6.38%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (2.13%) BitLocker
4 1 (2.13%) Gluster
4 1 (2.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (29.79%) SCCM
2 7 (14.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (12.77%) Cisco CUCM
3 6 (12.77%) WSUS
4 3 (6.38%) Backup Exec
5 2 (4.26%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
6 1 (2.13%) Malwarebytes
Vendors
1 26 (55.32%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) VMware
3 8 (17.02%) Cisco
4 7 (14.89%) Symantec
5 6 (12.77%) Bloomberg
5 6 (12.77%) BT
5 6 (12.77%) HP
5 6 (12.77%) IBM
5 6 (12.77%) Juniper
5 6 (12.77%) Misys
5 6 (12.77%) Reuters
6 4 (8.51%) Apple
6 4 (8.51%) Sophos
7 3 (6.38%) Aderant
7 3 (6.38%) Altiris
7 3 (6.38%) iManage
7 3 (6.38%) Intapp
7 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
7 3 (6.38%) Splunk
8 2 (4.26%) Veritas