Period
to 15 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for Security Patching skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Security Patching over the 6 months to 15 December 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Patching
England > East of England
6 months to
15 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 348 372
Rank change year-on-year +2 +24 +24
Permanent jobs citing Security Patching 20 19 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.17% 0.15% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.16% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 3
East of England median annual salary £60,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.32% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £39,375 £46,250 £42,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £48,750 £53,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% -18.91%

Security Patching 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 10688 11554 13286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 88.26% 88.78% 87.47%
Number of salaries quoted 8650 9497 10919
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 £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%

Security Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Patching in the East of England

Security Patching
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Salary trend for Security Patching in the East of England

Security Patching
Salary Histogram in the East of England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Security Patching in the East of England over the 6 months to 15 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Security Patching in the East of England

Security Patching
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 Security Patching within the East of England region over the 6 months to 15 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 +3 11 £60,000 +20.00% 1
Norfolk - 7 - - 2
Bedfordshire +36 1 - -
Essex +18 1 £45,000 -5.26%
Security Patching
England

For the 6 months to 15 December 2017, IT jobs citing Security Patching 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 Security Patching.

1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 11 (55.00%) ITIL
3 9 (45.00%) Windows
3 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
4 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
4 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (35.00%) DNS
5 7 (35.00%) SQL
5 7 (35.00%) DHCP
5 7 (35.00%) Supplier Management
5 7 (35.00%) Service Management
5 7 (35.00%) ITSM
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
5 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 6 (30.00%) Firewall
7 5 (25.00%) Linux
7 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
8 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (20.00%) CentOS
8 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
8 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
8 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) WSUS
8 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
8 4 (20.00%) Docker
8 4 (20.00%) DevOps

Security Patching
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 1 (5.00%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 6 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (20.00%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (35.00%) DHCP
1 7 (35.00%) DNS
2 6 (30.00%) Firewall
3 4 (20.00%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 3 (15.00%) Internet
5 1 (5.00%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (15.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (5.00%) InterSystems Cache
3 1 (5.00%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MSI
2 3 (15.00%) AdminStudio
2 3 (15.00%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 12 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Technical Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) DBA
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle DBA
3 3 (15.00%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Support Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) SAP Security Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Support Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (15.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (45.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 5 (25.00%) Linux
4 4 (20.00%) CentOS
4 4 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000 Server
5 3 (15.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.00%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) ITIL
2 9 (45.00%) Patch Management
3 7 (35.00%) ITSM
3 7 (35.00%) Service Management
3 7 (35.00%) Supplier Management
3 7 (35.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 4 (20.00%) Business Continuity
4 4 (20.00%) DevOps
4 4 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (15.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) MOF
5 3 (15.00%) Power Management
5 3 (15.00%) Software Distribution
6 2 (10.00%) DNA
6 2 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (10.00%) Information Security
6 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 2 (10.00%) Security Architecture
6 2 (10.00%) Security Management
6 2 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (35.00%) SQL
3 4 (20.00%) Python
3 4 (20.00%) Shell Script
4 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) MCSE
1 3 (15.00%) MCTS
1 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (15.00%) PCI DSS
2 2 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (10.00%) QA
2 2 (10.00%) SLA
3 1 (5.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (20.00%) Docker
3 4 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (15.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (15.00%) Virtual Servers
5 2 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (10.00%) vSphere
6 1 (5.00%) Firmware
6 1 (5.00%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) Docker Swarm
1 4 (20.00%) Kubernetes
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
1 4 (20.00%) WSUS
2 3 (15.00%) WMI
3 2 (10.00%) Nagios
3 2 (10.00%) Nessus
3 2 (10.00%) vCenter Server
4 1 (5.00%) Graphite
4 1 (5.00%) SCOM
4 1 (5.00%) StatsD
Vendors
1 7 (35.00%) VMware
2 4 (20.00%) 3PAR
2 4 (20.00%) Google
2 4 (20.00%) Oracle
2 4 (20.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Sophos
5 1 (5.00%) Cisco
5 1 (5.00%) SAP