Period
to 12 December 2017

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 12 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > East of England
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 325 358 328
Rank change year-on-year +33 -30 +44
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 33 5 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.27% 0.038% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.043% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 35
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £51,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.07% +28.13% -
10th Percentile £26,595 £41,375 £30,000
90th Percentile £75,250 £58,650 £58,000
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,250 £41,000
% change year-on-year +6.51% +3.05% -3.53%

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 10696 11579 13176
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.16% 88.78% 87.53%
Number of salaries quoted 8663 9528 10840
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,344 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.75% +0.76% +2.27%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 12 December 2017.

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 12 December 2017. 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 +20 21 £65,000 +30.00% 2
Essex - 5 £50,000 -
Norfolk +16 4 £46,250 -
Suffolk - 2 £25,500 -
Cambridgeshire -34 1 £27,792 -53.29%
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT jobs citing Patch Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) VMware
4 16 (48.48%) Firewall
5 15 (45.45%) Information Security
5 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
5 15 (45.45%) SQL
5 15 (45.45%) ITIL
5 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
6 14 (42.42%) DHCP
6 14 (42.42%) DNS
6 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
6 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
6 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 14 (42.42%) Finance
7 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
8 12 (36.36%) Cryptography
8 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
8 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
8 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (33.33%) Linux
10 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
10 10 (30.30%) VPN
10 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
11 9 (27.27%) Security Patching
11 9 (27.27%) CISSP
11 9 (27.27%) SAN
12 8 (24.24%) WAN
12 8 (24.24%) HP

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 8 (24.24%) MS Exchange
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (21.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 1 (3.03%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (18.18%) Office 365
3 5 (15.15%) SaaS
4 4 (12.12%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (12.12%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (9.09%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (48.48%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) DHCP
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
3 10 (30.30%) VPN
4 9 (27.27%) SAN
5 8 (24.24%) iSCSI
5 8 (24.24%) LAN
5 8 (24.24%) WAN
5 8 (24.24%) Wi-Fi
6 7 (21.21%) VLAN
6 7 (21.21%) VoIP
7 5 (15.15%) Internet
8 4 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (12.12%) TCP/IP
9 2 (6.06%) NAS
9 2 (6.06%) SSL
10 1 (3.03%) DSL
10 1 (3.03%) IPsec
10 1 (3.03%) MPLS
10 1 (3.03%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (21.21%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle Database
4 1 (3.03%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) AdminStudio
1 3 (9.09%) MSI
1 3 (9.09%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 14 (42.42%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.03%) Electronics
3 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Consultant
1 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity Consultant
1 7 (21.21%) Cybersecurity Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security Consultant
1 7 (21.21%) Information Security Engineer
1 7 (21.21%) Security Consultant
1 7 (21.21%) Security Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Security Manager
3 4 (12.12%) Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Oracle DBA
3 4 (12.12%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Information Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Information Security Manager
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Data Protection Act
1 7 (21.21%) User Experience
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (15.15%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.03%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 25 (75.76%) Windows
2 15 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 12 (36.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (33.33%) Linux
5 8 (24.24%) Windows 7
6 6 (18.18%) Unix
6 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (12.12%) CentOS
7 4 (12.12%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
8 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 3 (9.09%) Windows XP
9 1 (3.03%) Mac OS
9 1 (3.03%) Ubuntu
9 1 (3.03%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (45.45%) Information Security
1 15 (45.45%) ITIL
2 13 (39.39%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (36.36%) Cryptography
3 12 (36.36%) Data Protection
3 12 (36.36%) Penetration Testing
4 10 (30.30%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (27.27%) Security Patching
6 7 (21.21%) Change Management
6 7 (21.21%) Kalman Filter
6 7 (21.21%) Problem Management
6 7 (21.21%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
7 5 (15.15%) SIEM
8 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
8 4 (12.12%) DevOps
8 4 (12.12%) Project Management
8 4 (12.12%) Security Architecture
8 4 (12.12%) Software Distribution
9 3 (9.09%) MOF
Programming Languages
1 15 (45.45%) SQL
2 14 (42.42%) PowerShell
3 7 (21.21%) VBScript
4 4 (12.12%) Python
4 4 (12.12%) Shell Script
5 1 (3.03%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (27.27%) CISSP
2 7 (21.21%) MCSE
2 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (15.15%) CISA
3 5 (15.15%) CISM
4 4 (12.12%) CCAA
4 4 (12.12%) CCNA
4 4 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (12.12%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (12.12%) MCSA
4 4 (12.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 3 (9.09%) DV Cleared
5 3 (9.09%) MCTS
5 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (6.06%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ISEB
7 1 (3.03%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (3.03%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (42.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 14 (42.42%) PCI DSS
2 7 (21.21%) Cyber Essentials
2 7 (21.21%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (15.15%) COBIT
3 5 (15.15%) GDPR
3 5 (15.15%) ISO 22301
4 2 (6.06%) QA
System Software
1 19 (57.58%) Active Directory
2 15 (45.45%) Hyper-V
3 14 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.15%) Virtual Servers
5 4 (12.12%) Docker
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (6.06%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (15.15%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) Docker Swarm
2 4 (12.12%) Kubernetes
2 4 (12.12%) WSUS
3 3 (9.09%) WMI
4 2 (6.06%) EMC Navisphere
4 2 (6.06%) Nagios
4 2 (6.06%) Nessus
4 2 (6.06%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 17 (51.52%) VMware
2 8 (24.24%) HP
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
3 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.15%) Cisco
4 5 (15.15%) LogRhythm
4 5 (15.15%) Splunk
5 4 (12.12%) 3PAR
5 4 (12.12%) Google
5 4 (12.12%) Oracle
5 4 (12.12%) Red Hat
5 4 (12.12%) SonicWALL
6 2 (6.06%) CheckPoint
6 2 (6.06%) EMC
6 2 (6.06%) Sophos
7 1 (3.03%) Apple
7 1 (3.03%) Dell
7 1 (3.03%) Open-E
7 1 (3.03%) SAP
7 1 (3.03%) Veeam