Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > East of England
6 months to
25 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 287 343 351
Rank change year-on-year +56 +8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 52 26 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.47% 0.22% 0.046%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% 0.25% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 40 20 5
East of England median annual salary £48,750 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.50% - +17.65%
10th Percentile £27,500 £31,950 £46,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £65,000 £57,450
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +18.75% -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 9,974 10,552 11,693
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.77% 90.01% 89.79%
Number of salaries quoted 7,381 8,569 9,727
East of England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £27,010 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +1.00% - +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 25 September 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 25 September 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 +8 27 £72,500 +11.54% 2
Cambridgeshire +16 14 £29,000 +4.35% 2
Norfolk +18 7 £35,000 -30.00% 1
Essex +23 3 £52,500 +50.00% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 £45,000 - 1
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 24 (46.15%) VMware
3 23 (44.23%) Linux
3 23 (44.23%) ITIL
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server
4 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
5 20 (38.46%) SCCM
5 20 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 19 (36.54%) Incident Management
7 18 (34.62%) PCI DSS
7 18 (34.62%) SIEM
7 18 (34.62%) CISSP
8 17 (32.69%) Information Security
9 16 (30.77%) Cryptography
9 16 (30.77%) CISM
9 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
9 16 (30.77%) Unix
9 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (30.77%) SaaS
9 16 (30.77%) LogRhythm
9 16 (30.77%) GDPR
10 14 (26.92%) ISO 22301
10 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (26.92%) WSUS
11 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
11 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 12 (23.08%) CRISC
13 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
13 10 (19.23%) COBIT

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 5 (9.62%) MS Exchange
1 5 (9.62%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (5.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (30.77%) SaaS
2 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (11.54%) Office 365
3 5 (9.62%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (5.77%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 8 (15.38%) DHCP
1 8 (15.38%) DNS
2 4 (7.69%) Firewall
3 3 (5.77%) VPN
4 2 (3.85%) Internet
4 2 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (3.85%) LAN
4 2 (3.85%) NAS
4 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 2 (3.85%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.92%) BIG-IP
5 1 (1.92%) DSL
5 1 (1.92%) IPv4
5 1 (1.92%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.92%) Network Security
5 1 (1.92%) SSL
5 1 (1.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.92%) VoIP
5 1 (1.92%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.62%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.85%) Selenium
1 2 (3.85%) WebDriver
2 1 (1.92%) AdminStudio
2 1 (1.92%) AutoIt
2 1 (1.92%) MSI
2 1 (1.92%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 10 (19.23%) Retail
2 7 (13.46%) Finance
3 2 (3.85%) German Language
3 2 (3.85%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.85%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 19 (36.54%) Security Manager
2 16 (30.77%) Information Manager
2 16 (30.77%) Information Security Manager
3 13 (25.00%) Analyst
4 5 (9.62%) Security Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (5.77%) Citrix Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Junior
5 3 (5.77%) Junior Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Server Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Support Analyst
5 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.77%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (3.85%) Administrator
6 2 (3.85%) Manual Tester
6 2 (3.85%) QA Tester
6 2 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.85%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.85%) CSS
1 2 (3.85%) CSS3
1 2 (3.85%) HTML
1 2 (3.85%) HTML5
2 1 (1.92%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (11.54%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (9.62%) NHS
4 4 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.77%) CCTV
5 3 (5.77%) VxBlock/Vblock
6 2 (3.85%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.92%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.92%) Clustering
7 1 (1.92%) Replication
7 1 (1.92%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (80.77%) Windows
2 23 (44.23%) Linux
2 23 (44.23%) Windows Server
3 16 (30.77%) Unix
3 16 (30.77%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (9.62%) AIX
5 5 (9.62%) Windows 7
6 3 (5.77%) Windows 10
7 2 (3.85%) Android
8 1 (1.92%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.92%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (44.23%) ITIL
2 19 (36.54%) Incident Management
3 18 (34.62%) SIEM
4 17 (32.69%) Information Security
5 16 (30.77%) Cryptography
6 7 (13.46%) Cybersecurity
6 7 (13.46%) Vulnerability Management
7 6 (11.54%) Data Protection
7 6 (11.54%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (9.62%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) Change Management
8 5 (9.62%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (9.62%) Server Hardening
8 5 (9.62%) Software Engineering
9 4 (7.69%) Cloud Operations
9 4 (7.69%) IT Strategy
9 4 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (5.77%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 3 (5.77%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (11.54%) SQL
3 2 (3.85%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (1.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (34.62%) CISSP
2 16 (30.77%) CISM
3 12 (23.08%) CRISC
4 5 (9.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 5 (9.62%) MCSE
4 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (9.62%) SC Cleared
4 5 (9.62%) Security Cleared
5 4 (7.69%) CISA
5 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (5.77%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (3.85%) GCIH
7 2 (3.85%) GIAC
7 2 (3.85%) MCTS
8 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.92%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.92%) MCITP
8 1 (1.92%) MCP
8 1 (1.92%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (38.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (34.62%) PCI DSS
3 16 (30.77%) GDPR
4 14 (26.92%) ISO 22301
5 10 (19.23%) COBIT
5 10 (19.23%) SLA
6 5 (9.62%) PMO
7 2 (3.85%) QA
System Software
1 22 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (30.77%) Active Directory
3 10 (19.23%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.23%) VMware Workstation
4 8 (15.38%) vSphere
5 6 (11.54%) XenApp
5 6 (11.54%) XenDesktop
6 5 (9.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 5 (9.62%) Terminal Services
6 5 (9.62%) XenServer
7 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (7.69%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (3.85%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.92%) NFS
9 1 (1.92%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 20 (38.46%) SCCM
2 14 (26.92%) WSUS
3 5 (9.62%) Backup Exec
3 5 (9.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 4 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (5.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.92%) EMC Navisphere
6 1 (1.92%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.92%) Nagios
6 1 (1.92%) Nessus
6 1 (1.92%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.92%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.92%) WMI
Vendors
1 24 (46.15%) VMware
2 22 (42.31%) Microsoft
3 16 (30.77%) LogRhythm
4 9 (17.31%) Symantec
5 7 (13.46%) Cisco
6 6 (11.54%) Citrix
6 6 (11.54%) Sophos
7 5 (9.62%) IBM
7 5 (9.62%) Kaspersky
7 5 (9.62%) Veeam
8 4 (7.69%) HP
8 4 (7.69%) Splunk
9 3 (5.77%) Ivanti
10 2 (3.85%) EMC
11 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
11 1 (1.92%) F5
11 1 (1.92%) McAfee
11 1 (1.92%) Shavlik
11 1 (1.92%) Zscaler