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The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North East 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 23 May 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Security Patching
England > North East
6 months to
23 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 90 94 94
Rank change year-on-year +4 0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Security Patching 21 1 2
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the North East 1.41% 0.088% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.61% 0.097% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 21 0 2
10th Percentile £25,500 - -
25th Percentile £38,750 - -
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £40,000 - £35,000
75th Percentile - - -
90th Percentile £46,250 - -
England median annual salary £43,500 £47,500 £48,250
% change year-on-year -8.42% -1.55% +1.58%

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 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 1,306 1,036 1,042
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North East 87.59% 91.28% 93.04%
Number of salaries quoted 935 788 763
10th Percentile £25,850 £28,500 £24,750
25th Percentile £33,250 £33,750 £32,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £45,000 £42,000
Median % change year-on-year -5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
75th Percentile £58,750 £57,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £65,000 £63,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Security Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

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

Job vacancy trend for Security Patching in the North East

Security Patching
Salary Trend in the North East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Patching in the North East.

Salary trend for Security Patching in the North East

Security Patching
Salary Histogram in the North East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Patching in the North East over the 6 months to 23 May 2022.

Salary histogram for Security Patching in the North East

Security Patching
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 Security Patching within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 May 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 - 18 £40,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear -1 3 £23,250 -
Security Patching
England

For the 6 months to 23 May 2022, 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 North East region with a requirement for Security Patching.

1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
3 18 (85.71%) VMware
3 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (85.71%) Azure
4 17 (80.95%) vSphere
4 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
4 17 (80.95%) XenApp
4 17 (80.95%) PowerShell
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (80.95%) WSUS
4 17 (80.95%) High Availability
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (80.95%) Patch Management
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2016
4 17 (80.95%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 17 (80.95%) Incident Management
4 17 (80.95%) Citrix
4 17 (80.95%) DHCP
4 17 (80.95%) DNS
4 17 (80.95%) C#
4 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
4 17 (80.95%) .NET
5 15 (71.43%) ITIL
6 14 (66.67%) Degree
6 14 (66.67%) NetBackup
6 14 (66.67%) LAN

Security Patching
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 18 (85.71%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) DHCP
1 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 14 (66.67%) Fibre Channel
2 14 (66.67%) LAN
2 14 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 14 (66.67%) WAN
Job Titles
1 15 (71.43%) Administrator
1 15 (71.43%) Systems Administrator
2 14 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
2 14 (66.67%) Wintel Administrator
2 14 (66.67%) Wintel Systems Administrator
3 3 (14.29%) Deskside Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Deskside Support
3 3 (14.29%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (80.95%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2003
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2008
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2012
2 17 (80.95%) Windows Server 2016
3 3 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (4.76%) CentOS
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (80.95%) Disaster Recovery
1 17 (80.95%) High Availability
1 17 (80.95%) Incident Management
1 17 (80.95%) Patch Management
2 15 (71.43%) ITIL
3 14 (66.67%) Computer Science
3 14 (66.67%) Mathematics
4 3 (14.29%) Asset Management
4 3 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 3 (14.29%) Storage Management
4 3 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (80.95%) C#
1 17 (80.95%) PowerShell
1 17 (80.95%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) QA
System Software
1 20 (95.24%) Active Directory
2 18 (85.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (80.95%) Hyper-V
3 17 (80.95%) vSphere
3 17 (80.95%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 17 (80.95%) WSUS
2 14 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 20 (95.24%) Microsoft
2 18 (85.71%) VMware
3 17 (80.95%) Citrix
4 14 (66.67%) Veritas
5 3 (14.29%) Snow
6 1 (4.76%) Red Hat