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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 11 August 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Patch Management
England > North East
6 months to
11 Aug 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 97 100 75
Rank change year-on-year +3 -25 -
Permanent jobs citing Patch Management 14 4 3
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 0.96% 0.34% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.37% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 0
10th Percentile £34,000 - -
25th Percentile £37,813 £26,500 -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 £27,000 -
Median % change year-on-year +48.15% - -
75th Percentile £42,500 £27,500 -
90th Percentile £46,250 - -
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £48,500
% change year-on-year - -2.06% +14.12%

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 North East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,332 1,092 701
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 91.55% 93.02% 91.04%
Number of salaries quoted 954 818 583
10th Percentile £29,000 £26,500 £25,850
25th Percentile £36,563 £32,563 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
75th Percentile £62,500 £56,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £82,500 £65,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Patch Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in the North East

Patch Management
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Patch Management in the North East.

Salary trend for Patch Management in the North East

Patch Management
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the North East region over the 6 months to 11 August 2022. 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
Jobs
Durham -2 10 £40,000 +48.15% 1
Tyne and Wear - 4 £37,500 -
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) vSphere
3 12 (85.71%) Azure
3 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
3 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (85.71%) Incident Management
3 12 (85.71%) Windows
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
4 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
4 11 (78.57%) DNS
4 11 (78.57%) DHCP
4 11 (78.57%) WSUS
4 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) High Availability
5 10 (71.43%) ITIL
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (64.29%) Citrix
6 9 (64.29%) LAN
6 9 (64.29%) WAN
6 9 (64.29%) C#
6 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
6 9 (64.29%) .NET
6 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (64.29%) XenApp
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (64.29%) Security Patching
6 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2016
7 7 (50.00%) Mathematics

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (78.57%) DHCP
1 11 (78.57%) DNS
2 9 (64.29%) LAN
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 7 (50.00%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (14.29%) SD-WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
General
1 2 (14.29%) Social Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) Influencing Skills
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Administrator
1 9 (64.29%) Systems Administrator
2 7 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
2 7 (50.00%) Wintel Administrator
2 7 (50.00%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Cyberattack
Operating Systems
1 12 (85.71%) Windows
1 12 (85.71%) Windows Server
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2016
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Mac OS
3 2 (14.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (85.71%) Incident Management
2 11 (78.57%) High Availability
3 10 (71.43%) ITIL
4 9 (64.29%) Security Patching
5 7 (50.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (50.00%) Mathematics
6 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 3 (21.43%) Problem-Solving
8 2 (14.29%) Software Delivery
9 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (7.14%) Project Management
9 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) C#
1 9 (64.29%) PowerShell
1 9 (64.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) vSphere
2 12 (85.71%) Hyper-V
3 11 (78.57%) Active Directory
3 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (64.29%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (78.57%) WSUS
2 7 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Veritas