Period
to 16 July 2018

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 16 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Patching
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 338 357 349
Rank change year-on-year +19 -8 -19
Permanent jobs citing Security Patching 19 9 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.16% 0.072% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.18% 0.081% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 37
East of England median annual salary £52,500 £45,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +16.67% -5.26% +28.38%
10th Percentile £37,375 £42,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £57,125 £47,500 £54,250
England median annual salary £42,500 £48,750 £47,500
% change year-on-year -12.82% +2.63% +5.56%

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 10,845 11,149 12,727
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the East of England 89.09% 89.35% 89.58%
Number of salaries quoted 8,118 8,902 10,387
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 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £71,825 £68,750 £67,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 16 July 2018.

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 16 July 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 £52,500 - 2
Bedfordshire - 5 £52,500 -
Suffolk - 3 - -
Norfolk +16 2 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £37,500 -
Security Patching
England

For the 6 months to 16 July 2018, IT jobs citing Security Patching 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 Security Patching.

1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
3 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
3 9 (47.37%) GDPR
4 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
5 7 (36.84%) VMware
5 7 (36.84%) Information Management
5 7 (36.84%) Firewall
5 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
5 7 (36.84%) Sophos
5 7 (36.84%) Windows
5 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
6 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
7 5 (26.32%) vCenter Server
7 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
7 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
7 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
8 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (21.05%) DNS
8 4 (21.05%) SaaS
8 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
8 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
8 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
9 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring

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 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (21.05%) SaaS
3 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (10.53%) Office 365
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (15.79%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) Internet
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) AdminStudio
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
1 1 (5.26%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Information Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Information Security Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Security Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Technical Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
4 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
5 2 (10.53%) Azure Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) IT Security Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Operations Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Technical Manager
5 2 (10.53%) Vulnerability Management Manager
6 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support
6 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (36.84%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) ITIL
2 10 (52.63%) Information Security
3 7 (36.84%) Information Management
4 6 (31.58%) Vulnerability Management
5 5 (26.32%) Data Protection
6 4 (21.05%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (21.05%) Patch Management
6 4 (21.05%) Penetration Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Security Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Attack Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Metrics
7 3 (15.79%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Proactive Monitoring
7 3 (15.79%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (15.79%) Risk Management
7 3 (15.79%) Security Operations
7 3 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 3 (15.79%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
2 1 (5.26%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) MCSE
2 1 (5.26%) MCTS
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (63.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (47.37%) GDPR
3 8 (42.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (26.32%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (26.32%) vSphere
3 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Firmware
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) vCenter Server
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) Nessus
2 2 (10.53%) WSUS
3 1 (5.26%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.26%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) CheckPoint
2 7 (36.84%) Sophos
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 3 (15.79%) Axway
3 3 (15.79%) F5
3 3 (15.79%) ServiceNow
3 3 (15.79%) TOWER Software
4 2 (10.53%) Zscaler
5 1 (5.26%) Apple
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix
5 1 (5.26%) Nimble Storage