Period
to 20 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 20 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > East of England
6 months to
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 323 334 362
Rank change year-on-year +11 +28 -4
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 32 19 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.26% 0.16% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.17% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 24 14 17
East of England median annual salary £50,000 £39,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.58% +21.54% -28.10%
10th Percentile £27,500 £33,625 £30,000
90th Percentile £61,000 £65,000 £50,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.88%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 10,848 10,880 12,674
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.81% 89.28% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,225 8,742 10,324
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year - +3.09% +2.11%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Patch Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in the East of England

Patch Management
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Patch Management in the East of England

Patch Management
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Patch Management in the East of England over the 6 months to 20 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Patch Management in the East of England

Patch Management
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the East of England region over the 6 months to 20 June 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
Hertfordshire +9 12 £55,000 +46.67%
Essex +33 10 £50,000 +62.60% 1
Cambridgeshire - 8 £29,000 - 1
Norfolk +11 1 £50,000 -16.67% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 -
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 East of England region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 15 (46.88%) WSUS
6 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 13 (40.63%) Office 365
7 13 (40.63%) SCCM
8 12 (37.50%) Firewall
8 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
9 9 (28.13%) HP
9 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
10 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
10 8 (25.00%) Information Security
10 8 (25.00%) Sophos
10 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Mimecast
10 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
11 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
11 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
11 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
11 7 (21.88%) DHCP
11 7 (21.88%) DNS
11 7 (21.88%) SQL
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL
11 7 (21.88%) Information Management
12 6 (18.75%) Incident Management

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (9.38%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.25%) Zimbra
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 13 (40.63%) Office 365
2 8 (25.00%) Mimecast
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (15.63%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (6.25%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (37.50%) Firewall
2 7 (21.88%) DHCP
2 7 (21.88%) DNS
3 5 (15.63%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) Network Security
4 4 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.50%) VPN
5 3 (9.38%) iSCSI
5 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.25%) IPsec
6 2 (6.25%) OpenVPN
6 2 (6.25%) PBX
6 2 (6.25%) SAN
6 2 (6.25%) Softphone
6 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.13%) BIG-IP
7 1 (3.13%) IPv4
7 1 (3.13%) NAS
7 1 (3.13%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (3.13%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.63%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (3.13%) AdminStudio
2 1 (3.13%) AutoIt
2 1 (3.13%) MSI
2 1 (3.13%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 5 (15.63%) Retail
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Security Architect
5 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Security Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Support
6 2 (6.25%) Help Desk Technician
6 2 (6.25%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Security Manager
6 2 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.63%) NHS
3 4 (12.50%) PKI
4 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.25%) CCTV
4 2 (6.25%) Spread Betting
5 1 (3.13%) Client/Server
5 1 (3.13%) Clustering
5 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 19 (59.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server
4 12 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (28.13%) Windows 7
6 8 (25.00%) Windows 10
7 6 (18.75%) Linux
8 3 (9.38%) Windows 8
9 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
9 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (3.13%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security
2 7 (21.88%) Information Management
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
2 7 (21.88%) Security Architecture
3 6 (18.75%) Incident Management
3 6 (18.75%) Vulnerability Management
4 5 (15.63%) Business Intelligence
4 5 (15.63%) Change Management
4 5 (15.63%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (15.63%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (15.63%) Security Management
5 4 (12.50%) Decision-Making
5 4 (12.50%) Economics
5 4 (12.50%) Identity Management
5 4 (12.50%) Information Assurance
5 4 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (12.50%) Presales
5 4 (12.50%) Privileged Access Management
5 4 (12.50%) Problem Management
5 4 (12.50%) Security Patching
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
3 2 (6.25%) Python
3 2 (6.25%) Shell Script
4 1 (3.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (21.88%) SC Cleared
3 6 (18.75%) CISSP
4 5 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (15.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (12.50%) CSSLP
5 4 (12.50%) ISSAP
5 4 (12.50%) ISSEP
5 4 (12.50%) Master's Degree
6 2 (6.25%) MCSE
6 2 (6.25%) MCTS
6 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CCA
7 1 (3.13%) CCNA
7 1 (3.13%) CISA
7 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CISM
7 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (3.13%) MCP
7 1 (3.13%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (15.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (15.63%) PMO
1 5 (15.63%) SLA
2 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
3 2 (6.25%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 14 (43.75%) Hyper-V
3 6 (18.75%) vSphere
4 5 (15.63%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (6.25%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (3.13%) NFS
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (3.13%) XenApp
6 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (46.88%) WSUS
2 13 (40.63%) SCCM
3 5 (15.63%) Backup Exec
4 4 (12.50%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 3 (9.38%) Nagios
5 3 (9.38%) Nessus
5 3 (9.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.13%) AirWatch
6 1 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
6 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (3.13%) PowerCLI
6 1 (3.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 19 (59.38%) VMware
2 9 (28.13%) HP
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.00%) Sophos
4 5 (15.63%) Kaspersky
5 4 (12.50%) Symantec
6 3 (9.38%) Apple
6 3 (9.38%) CheckPoint
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco
6 3 (9.38%) Zscaler
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Dell
7 2 (6.25%) Google
7 2 (6.25%) Open-E
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) Veeam
8 1 (3.13%) EMC
8 1 (3.13%) Ivanti
8 1 (3.13%) McAfee
8 1 (3.13%) Qualys