Period
to 20 May 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in London 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 20 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > London
6 months to
20 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 554 518 630
Rank change year-on-year -36 +112 +29
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 220 332 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.38% 0.48% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% 0.52% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 197 286 166
London median annual salary £50,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.04% +21.05% +18.75%
10th Percentile £26,250 £34,250 £29,125
90th Percentile £81,000 £86,250 £83,125
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +4.44% +12.50%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 53,810 63,881 63,623
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 92.24% 92.71% 92.38%
Number of salaries quoted 43,395 51,738 52,916
London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.33% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £36,250 £35,250 £34,075
90th Percentile £96,250 £93,750 £90,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Patch Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in London

Patch Management
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Patch Management in London.

Salary trend for Patch Management in London

Patch Management
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Patch Management in London over the 6 months to 20 May 2019.

Salary histogram for Patch Management in London

Patch Management
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the London region over the 6 months to 20 May 2019. 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
Central London -24 54 £37,500 -40.00% 2
West London +34 13 £50,000 +49.25% 1
South London +10 9 £30,000 -40.00%
North London +18 6 £60,000 -7.69%
East London +20 4 £41,500 +3.75%
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 May 2019, 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 London region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 121 (55.00%) Windows
2 91 (41.36%) Active Directory
3 90 (40.91%) Microsoft
4 74 (33.64%) Amazon AWS
5 72 (32.73%) TCP/IP
6 71 (32.27%) Linux
7 68 (30.91%) Firewall
8 62 (28.18%) Windows Server
9 59 (26.82%) ITIL
10 52 (23.64%) Office 365
10 52 (23.64%) Windows 10
11 51 (23.18%) DNS
12 49 (22.27%) VMware
12 49 (22.27%) DevOps
12 49 (22.27%) Windows 7
13 47 (21.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 46 (20.91%) SCCM
15 43 (19.55%) DHCP
15 43 (19.55%) Finance
16 42 (19.09%) Disaster Recovery
17 41 (18.64%) PowerShell
18 40 (18.18%) Cisco
18 40 (18.18%) Apache
19 39 (17.73%) Shell Script
20 38 (17.27%) Business Continuity
20 38 (17.27%) Information Security
20 38 (17.27%) Microsoft Office
20 38 (17.27%) Ruby
20 38 (17.27%) Puppet
21 37 (16.82%) Ubuntu

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 40 (18.18%) Apache
2 31 (14.09%) nginx
3 21 (9.55%) MS Exchange
4 19 (8.64%) Skype for Business
5 16 (7.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (6.36%) SharePoint
7 13 (5.91%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.64%) IIS
9 7 (3.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
11 4 (1.82%) Confluence
12 3 (1.36%) Apache Spark
12 3 (1.36%) Exchange Server 2013
13 1 (0.45%) CMS
13 1 (0.45%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.45%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 38 (17.27%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.36%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (4.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.91%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.91%) Revit
6 1 (0.45%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 7 (3.18%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (2.73%) Eikon
3 1 (0.45%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 74 (33.64%) Amazon AWS
2 52 (23.64%) Office 365
3 37 (16.82%) Cloud Computing
4 36 (16.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 10 (4.55%) Amazon EC2
6 9 (4.09%) SaaS
6 9 (4.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (3.64%) AWS CloudFormation
8 7 (3.18%) Google Cloud Platform
8 7 (3.18%) OneDrive
9 6 (2.73%) Amazon ELB
9 6 (2.73%) AWS CloudTrail
9 6 (2.73%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (1.36%) Serverless
11 2 (0.91%) AWS Fargate
11 2 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
11 2 (0.91%) IaaS
12 1 (0.45%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 1 (0.45%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.45%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 72 (32.73%) TCP/IP
2 68 (30.91%) Firewall
3 51 (23.18%) DNS
4 43 (19.55%) DHCP
5 30 (13.64%) VoIP
6 27 (12.27%) WAN
7 25 (11.36%) LAN
8 22 (10.00%) Network Security
9 19 (8.64%) VLAN
10 18 (8.18%) SAN
10 18 (8.18%) Skype
11 11 (5.00%) SNMP
11 11 (5.00%) Wireless
12 10 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (4.55%) VPN
13 9 (4.09%) BGP
13 9 (4.09%) Cisco ASA
13 9 (4.09%) MPLS
13 9 (4.09%) OSPF
13 9 (4.09%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (8.18%) MySQL
2 16 (7.27%) SQL Server
3 6 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (2.27%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.82%) Oracle Database
6 3 (1.36%) Apache Cassandra
6 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.91%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (2.73%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.27%) JIRA
3 4 (1.82%) Burp Suite
4 3 (1.36%) AppScan
4 3 (1.36%) Paros
4 3 (1.36%) WebScarab
5 2 (0.91%) AdminStudio
5 2 (0.91%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.91%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.91%) TeamCity
General
1 43 (19.55%) Finance
2 22 (10.00%) Banking
3 17 (7.73%) Games
4 12 (5.45%) Back Office
5 10 (4.55%) Law
5 10 (4.55%) Retail
6 7 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.82%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.36%) Automotive
8 3 (1.36%) Billing
8 3 (1.36%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.91%) Advertising
10 1 (0.45%) Electronics
10 1 (0.45%) Marketing
10 1 (0.45%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 44 (20.00%) Analyst
2 39 (17.73%) Administrator
3 38 (17.27%) Systems Administrator
4 31 (14.09%) Security Engineer
5 27 (12.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 27 (12.27%) Support Engineer
6 22 (10.00%) DevOps Engineer
7 21 (9.55%) IT Engineer
7 21 (9.55%) IT Support
7 21 (9.55%) Systems Engineer
8 19 (8.64%) Support Analyst
9 18 (8.18%) DevOps Administrator
9 18 (8.18%) DevOps Systems Engineer
10 17 (7.73%) Desktop Support
11 16 (7.27%) Junior
12 14 (6.36%) Desktop Engineer
13 13 (5.91%) IT Analyst
14 12 (5.45%) IT Support Engineer
15 11 (5.00%) Junior Systems Administrator
15 11 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (15.45%) Web Services
2 9 (4.09%) WSH
3 7 (3.18%) HTML
3 7 (3.18%) XML
4 6 (2.73%) .NET
5 5 (2.27%) Software Packaging
6 4 (1.82%) CGI
6 4 (1.82%) Elastic Stack
6 4 (1.82%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 3 (1.36%) Apache Flex
7 3 (1.36%) MLlib
7 3 (1.36%) scikit-learn
8 2 (0.91%) Middleware
9 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.45%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.18%) Fintech
2 25 (11.36%) Management Information System
3 24 (10.91%) Data Centre
4 15 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (6.82%) Linux Command Line
5 14 (6.36%) Hedge funds
6 13 (5.91%) Smartphone
7 9 (4.09%) PKI
7 9 (4.09%) Public Cloud
7 9 (4.09%) Video Conferencing
8 8 (3.64%) Clustering
8 8 (3.64%) Replication
9 7 (3.18%) Fat Client
9 7 (3.18%) Thin Client
10 6 (2.73%) Cloud Native
10 6 (2.73%) iSeries
11 4 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (1.82%) Mobile App
12 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.36%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 121 (55.00%) Windows
2 71 (32.27%) Linux
3 62 (28.18%) Windows Server
4 52 (23.64%) Windows 10
5 49 (22.27%) Windows 7
6 37 (16.82%) Ubuntu
7 34 (15.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (14.09%) CentOS
9 24 (10.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 13 (5.91%) Apple iOS
10 13 (5.91%) Mac OS X
11 11 (5.00%) Windows Server 2003
12 9 (4.09%) Android
13 6 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 4 (1.82%) Unix
14 4 (1.82%) Windows 8
15 2 (0.91%) Debian
15 2 (0.91%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (26.82%) ITIL
2 49 (22.27%) DevOps
3 47 (21.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 42 (19.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 38 (17.27%) Business Continuity
5 38 (17.27%) Information Security
6 31 (14.09%) Business Continuity Management
7 28 (12.73%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (11.36%) Server Management
8 25 (11.36%) SIEM
9 23 (10.45%) Change Management
10 22 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
11 20 (9.09%) Service Management
12 19 (8.64%) Incident Management
13 18 (8.18%) Mobile Device Management
13 18 (8.18%) Project Management
13 18 (8.18%) Vulnerability Management
14 17 (7.73%) Security Patching
15 16 (7.27%) Cybersecurity
16 15 (6.82%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (18.64%) PowerShell
2 39 (17.73%) Shell Script
3 38 (17.27%) Ruby
4 34 (15.45%) Python
5 25 (11.36%) Bash Shell
5 25 (11.36%) SQL
6 20 (9.09%) Java
7 18 (8.18%) Clojure
8 13 (5.91%) Perl
9 11 (5.00%) VBScript
10 9 (4.09%) C#
11 7 (3.18%) VB
12 6 (2.73%) C++
13 4 (1.82%) JavaScript
13 4 (1.82%) Korn
14 3 (1.36%) C
15 1 (0.45%) Lua
Qualifications
1 25 (11.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (9.55%) Degree
3 16 (7.27%) ITIL Certification
4 12 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (5.45%) CISSP
5 11 (5.00%) MCSE
6 10 (4.55%) CCNA
7 8 (3.64%) MCDST
8 7 (3.18%) CCNP
8 7 (3.18%) CEH
9 6 (2.73%) APMP
9 6 (2.73%) CISM
9 6 (2.73%) CompTIA Security+
9 6 (2.73%) SSCP
10 5 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (2.27%) MCP
10 5 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.82%) CISMP
11 4 (1.82%) MCSA
11 4 (1.82%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.18%) GDPR
2 15 (6.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 8 (3.64%) SLA
4 7 (3.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (2.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (1.82%) Cyber Essentials
6 4 (1.82%) QA
7 2 (0.91%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.45%) RMADS
System Software
1 91 (41.36%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (6.82%) XenApp
4 13 (5.91%) Docker
5 11 (5.00%) Virtual Servers
6 8 (3.64%) Virtual Machines
7 7 (3.18%) BitLocker
7 7 (3.18%) vSphere
8 6 (2.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (1.82%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (1.36%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.91%) Gluster
11 2 (0.91%) Microsoft App-V
11 2 (0.91%) Snort
11 2 (0.91%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.91%) XenDesktop
12 1 (0.45%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 46 (20.91%) SCCM
2 38 (17.27%) Puppet
3 20 (9.09%) WSUS
4 17 (7.73%) Terraform
5 15 (6.82%) Nagios
5 15 (6.82%) Nessus
6 12 (5.45%) IBM BigFix
6 12 (5.45%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (5.00%) Ansible
7 11 (5.00%) Kubernetes
8 10 (4.55%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (4.09%) Cisco CUCM
10 8 (3.64%) Norton AntiVirus
11 7 (3.18%) Cisco Prime
12 6 (2.73%) Backup Exec
13 5 (2.27%) Malwarebytes
14 4 (1.82%) AirWatch
14 4 (1.82%) Capistrano
14 4 (1.82%) Data Guard
14 4 (1.82%) Packer
Vendors
1 90 (40.91%) Microsoft
2 49 (22.27%) VMware
3 40 (18.18%) Cisco
4 36 (16.36%) Citrix
5 25 (11.36%) Splunk
6 21 (9.55%) Red Hat
7 20 (9.09%) Apple
7 20 (9.09%) IBM
8 12 (5.45%) SolarWinds
9 11 (5.00%) Ivanti
9 11 (5.00%) Remedy
10 10 (4.55%) McAfee
10 10 (4.55%) Symantec
11 9 (4.09%) Bloomberg
11 9 (4.09%) Fortinet
11 9 (4.09%) HP
11 9 (4.09%) Reuters
12 8 (3.64%) CA
13 6 (2.73%) BT
13 6 (2.73%) Misys