Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > East of England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 253 320 363
Rank change year-on-year +67 +43 -32
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 71 32 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.72% 0.26% 0.038%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.29% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 54 25 4
East of England median annual salary £45,000 £60,000 £51,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +17.07% +28.13%
10th Percentile £24,125 £26,514 £41,375
90th Percentile £78,750 £75,250 £58,650
England median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +3.66%

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 8,939 11,013 11,791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 90.34% 90.86% 90.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6,639 8,933 9,684
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,750 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £70,000 £70,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 14 December 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 14 December 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 +30 37 £55,000 -15.38% 4
Cambridgeshire +60 26 £29,500 +6.15% 4
Norfolk +24 8 £35,000 -24.32%
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 61 (85.92%) Windows
2 41 (57.75%) VMware
3 39 (54.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 39 (54.93%) Windows Server
4 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
5 33 (46.48%) Linux
6 31 (43.66%) Windows Server 2012
7 30 (42.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (39.44%) PowerShell
8 28 (39.44%) SCCM
8 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
9 26 (36.62%) SLA
9 26 (36.62%) ITIL
10 25 (35.21%) Incident Management
11 23 (32.39%) VMware Workstation
12 18 (25.35%) CISSP
12 18 (25.35%) SIEM
13 17 (23.94%) Unix
13 17 (23.94%) SharePoint
13 17 (23.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
13 17 (23.94%) Information Security
13 17 (23.94%) CISM
14 16 (22.54%) Cryptography
14 16 (22.54%) SaaS
14 16 (22.54%) Cybersecurity
14 16 (22.54%) LogRhythm
14 16 (22.54%) PCI DSS
15 15 (21.13%) Vulnerability Management
15 15 (21.13%) GDPR
16 14 (19.72%) Server Hardening

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 17 (23.94%) SharePoint
2 7 (9.86%) Skype for Business
3 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 6 (8.45%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (7.04%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (5.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (5.63%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (22.54%) SaaS
2 10 (14.08%) Office 365
3 7 (9.86%) Mimecast
4 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (2.82%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.23%) DHCP
1 3 (4.23%) DNS
1 3 (4.23%) SMTP
2 2 (2.82%) Firewall
2 2 (2.82%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (2.82%) LAN
2 2 (2.82%) VPN
2 2 (2.82%) WAN
3 1 (1.41%) DSL
3 1 (1.41%) Internet
3 1 (1.41%) NAS
3 1 (1.41%) SAN
3 1 (1.41%) SSL
3 1 (1.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.41%) VoIP
3 1 (1.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.41%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (2.82%) Selenium
1 2 (2.82%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (19.72%) Retail
2 7 (9.86%) Finance
3 4 (5.63%) Marketing
4 2 (2.82%) German Language
4 2 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.41%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 27 (38.03%) Analyst
2 19 (26.76%) Security Manager
3 16 (22.54%) Information Manager
3 16 (22.54%) Information Security Manager
4 12 (16.90%) Junior
4 12 (16.90%) Junior Analyst
5 8 (11.27%) Support Analyst
6 5 (7.04%) Systems Support
7 4 (5.63%) Project Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Systems Support Analyst
7 4 (5.63%) Technical Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.23%) Citrix Analyst
8 3 (4.23%) Infrastructure Support
8 3 (4.23%) Messaging Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Server Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Support Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Support
8 3 (4.23%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.82%) CSS
1 2 (2.82%) CSS3
1 2 (2.82%) HTML
1 2 (2.82%) HTML5
2 1 (1.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.31%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (5.63%) CCTV
3 4 (5.63%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.23%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.23%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.23%) VxBlock/Vblock
5 2 (2.82%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.41%) NHS
6 1 (1.41%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 61 (85.92%) Windows
2 39 (54.93%) Windows Server
3 33 (46.48%) Linux
4 31 (43.66%) Windows Server 2012
5 30 (42.25%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (23.94%) Unix
7 14 (19.72%) AIX
8 8 (11.27%) Windows 7
9 7 (9.86%) Apple iOS
9 7 (9.86%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.23%) Windows 2000
10 3 (4.23%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (2.82%) Android
12 1 (1.41%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (36.62%) ITIL
2 25 (35.21%) Incident Management
3 18 (25.35%) SIEM
4 17 (23.94%) Information Security
5 16 (22.54%) Cryptography
5 16 (22.54%) Cybersecurity
6 15 (21.13%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (19.72%) Server Hardening
8 12 (16.90%) Change Management
9 8 (11.27%) Antivirus Management
9 8 (11.27%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (11.27%) Server Management
10 7 (9.86%) Server Patching
11 5 (7.04%) Data Protection
11 5 (7.04%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 5 (7.04%) Penetration Testing
11 5 (7.04%) Software Engineering
12 4 (5.63%) Creative Marketing
12 4 (5.63%) High Availability
12 4 (5.63%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (39.44%) PowerShell
2 7 (9.86%) Bash Shell
2 7 (9.86%) VBScript
3 6 (8.45%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.82%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (25.35%) CISSP
2 17 (23.94%) CISM
3 12 (16.90%) CRISC
4 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (8.45%) MCP
6 5 (7.04%) CISA
6 5 (7.04%) SC Cleared
6 5 (7.04%) Security Cleared
7 4 (5.63%) ITIL Certification
7 4 (5.63%) MCSE
7 4 (5.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.82%) Citrix Certification
8 2 (2.82%) GIAC
8 2 (2.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.41%) CCNA
9 1 (1.41%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.41%) CompTIA Security+
9 1 (1.41%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (36.62%) SLA
2 17 (23.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 16 (22.54%) PCI DSS
4 15 (21.13%) GDPR
5 14 (19.72%) ISO 22301
6 10 (14.08%) COBIT
7 2 (2.82%) QA
8 1 (1.41%) PMO
System Software
1 39 (54.93%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (39.44%) Active Directory
3 23 (32.39%) VMware Workstation
4 14 (19.72%) Hyper-V
5 12 (16.90%) vSphere
6 5 (7.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (7.04%) Terminal Services
6 5 (7.04%) XenApp
6 5 (7.04%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.04%) XenServer
7 4 (5.63%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.41%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 28 (39.44%) SCCM
2 14 (19.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 13 (18.31%) WSUS
4 12 (16.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (12.68%) Backup Exec
6 7 (9.86%) AirWatch
7 3 (4.23%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (1.41%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 41 (57.75%) VMware
2 38 (53.52%) Microsoft
3 16 (22.54%) LogRhythm
4 14 (19.72%) IBM
4 14 (19.72%) Symantec
5 12 (16.90%) Sophos
6 8 (11.27%) Apple
7 6 (8.45%) Veeam
8 5 (7.04%) Citrix
9 4 (5.63%) Cisco
9 4 (5.63%) Splunk
10 3 (4.23%) IronPort
10 3 (4.23%) TOWER Software
10 3 (4.23%) Trend Micro
11 2 (2.82%) Ivanti
11 2 (2.82%) Kaspersky
12 1 (1.41%) EMC