Period
to 5 June 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Preventative Maintenance skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Preventative Maintenance over the 6 months to 5 June 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Preventative Maintenance
UK
6 months to
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 767 878 850
Rank change year-on-year +111 -28 0
Permanent jobs citing Preventative Maintenance 100 227 366
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.13% 0.17% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 77 155 224
Median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £33,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +33.33% +12.50%
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £20,000
90th Percentile £76,000 £60,000 £58,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £41,250 £42,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year -2.94% +37.10% +14.81%

Preventative Maintenance 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79,858 131,792 158,507
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 92.27% 92.23% 92.30%
Number of salaries quoted 63,292 103,221 127,466
Median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,000 £29,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £86,250 £82,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Preventative Maintenance
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Preventative Maintenance as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Preventative Maintenance in the UK

Preventative Maintenance
Salary Trend

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Preventative Maintenance.

Salary trend for Preventative Maintenance in the UK

Preventative Maintenance
Salary Histogram

Salary distribution for jobs citing Preventative Maintenance over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Salary histogram for Preventative Maintenance in the UK

Preventative Maintenance
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Preventative Maintenance within the UK over the 6 months to 5 June 2020. 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
England +108 97 £42,500 -5.56% 19
UK excluding London +113 67 £41,250 -2.94% 20
London +117 33 £43,500 -3.33% 2
South East +129 27 £40,000 - 1
Midlands +52 19 £70,000 +84.21% 5
West Midlands +49 17 £70,000 +73.91% 2
North of England +110 10 £33,750 -10.00% 6
South West +62 8 £45,000 -2.70% 3
Yorkshire +87 4 £27,250 -27.33% 4
North West +81 4 £39,000 +11.43% 1
East Midlands +57 2 - - 3
North East +14 2 £27,500 -38.89% 1
Wales +7 2 £20,875 -28.26% 1
Work from Home - 2 £33,750 -
East of England +72 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, IT jobs citing Preventative Maintenance 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 with a requirement for Preventative Maintenance.

1 58 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 46 (46.00%) Windows
3 44 (44.00%) Active Directory
4 38 (38.00%) Azure
5 32 (32.00%) Cisco
5 32 (32.00%) Change Management
5 32 (32.00%) VMware
6 31 (31.00%) Information Security
7 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
8 26 (26.00%) ITIL
9 25 (25.00%) Windows Server
10 24 (24.00%) Office 365
10 24 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 23 (23.00%) Citrix
12 21 (21.00%) Project Management
12 21 (21.00%) MS Exchange
12 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 20 (20.00%) Firewall
14 19 (19.00%) SLA
14 19 (19.00%) HP
14 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
15 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (18.00%) SQL
15 18 (18.00%) Management Information System
15 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2016
16 17 (17.00%) XenApp
16 17 (17.00%) XenDesktop
17 16 (16.00%) CMDB
17 16 (16.00%) DNS
17 16 (16.00%) Dell

Preventative Maintenance
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 21 (21.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (13.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (4.00%) Skype for Business
4 3 (3.00%) IIS
5 2 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 38 (38.00%) Azure
2 24 (24.00%) Office 365
3 3 (3.00%) AWS
4 2 (2.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (2.00%) Mimecast
5 1 (1.00%) GCP
Communications & Networking
1 20 (20.00%) Firewall
2 16 (16.00%) DNS
3 15 (15.00%) DHCP
4 13 (13.00%) NetScaler
5 9 (9.00%) VoIP
6 7 (7.00%) Internet
7 6 (6.00%) RS-232
8 5 (5.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (4.00%) Skype
9 4 (4.00%) Wireless
10 3 (3.00%) H.323
10 3 (3.00%) LAN
10 3 (3.00%) Unified Communications
10 3 (3.00%) WAN
11 2 (2.00%) ATM
11 2 (2.00%) SAN
11 2 (2.00%) VLAN
11 2 (2.00%) WLAN
12 1 (1.00%) Intranet
12 1 (1.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (27.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 13 (13.00%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (2.00%) MySQL
4 1 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.00%) JIRA
1 2 (2.00%) Subversion
2 1 (1.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 11 (11.00%) Finance
2 9 (9.00%) Public Sector
3 5 (5.00%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.00%) Retail
5 3 (3.00%) Banking
6 2 (2.00%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Mandarin Language
6 2 (2.00%) Marketing
7 1 (1.00%) Legal
7 1 (1.00%) Local Government
7 1 (1.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (19.00%) Systems Engineer
2 13 (13.00%) Administrator
2 13 (13.00%) Systems Administrator
3 11 (11.00%) DevOps Administrator
4 10 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Field Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) IT Engineer
5 7 (7.00%) IT Manager
5 7 (7.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 7 (7.00%) IT Support
5 7 (7.00%) Operations Manager
5 7 (7.00%) Support Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Audio Visual Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Audio Visual Installation Engineer
6 6 (6.00%) Installations Engineer
7 5 (5.00%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (4.00%) Developer
8 4 (4.00%) Field Service Engineer
8 4 (4.00%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.00%) .NET
2 2 (2.00%) Middleware
3 1 (1.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.00%) CSS
3 1 (1.00%) DOM
3 1 (1.00%) HTML
3 1 (1.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 18 (18.00%) Management Information System
2 16 (16.00%) CMDB
3 14 (14.00%) Data Centre
4 11 (11.00%) Clustering
5 10 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (9.00%) Video Conferencing
7 6 (6.00%) CCTV
7 6 (6.00%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (5.00%) EPoS
9 3 (3.00%) Driving Licence
10 2 (2.00%) LIMS
11 1 (1.00%) Fat Client
11 1 (1.00%) Mobile Banking
11 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
11 1 (1.00%) Thin Client
11 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 46 (46.00%) Windows
2 25 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 18 (18.00%) Windows Server 2016
4 8 (8.00%) Windows 10
5 3 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.00%) Unix
6 2 (2.00%) Windows 7
6 2 (2.00%) Windows Server 2019
7 1 (1.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (32.00%) Change Management
2 31 (31.00%) Information Security
3 26 (26.00%) ITIL
4 21 (21.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 21 (21.00%) Project Management
5 13 (13.00%) Data Governance
5 13 (13.00%) DevOps
5 13 (13.00%) Information Security Management
5 13 (13.00%) ISMS
5 13 (13.00%) Security Management
5 13 (13.00%) Service Delivery
6 12 (12.00%) Problem Management
7 11 (11.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 11 (11.00%) Proactive Maintenance
8 9 (9.00%) Computer Science
9 8 (8.00%) Service Management
9 8 (8.00%) Strategic Roadmap
10 7 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
10 7 (7.00%) Storage Management
10 7 (7.00%) Tech Ops
Programming Languages
1 18 (18.00%) SQL
2 13 (13.00%) PowerShell
2 13 (13.00%) Python
3 11 (11.00%) Ruby
4 2 (2.00%) C#
4 2 (2.00%) Perl
4 2 (2.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (2.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (11.00%) Degree
2 5 (5.00%) Computer Science Degree
3 2 (2.00%) CCNA
3 2 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (2.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (19.00%) SLA
2 14 (14.00%) QA
3 12 (12.00%) ISO 9001
3 12 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (2.00%) GLP
System Software
1 44 (44.00%) Active Directory
2 24 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (19.00%) Hyper-V
4 17 (17.00%) XenApp
4 17 (17.00%) XenDesktop
5 13 (13.00%) vSphere
6 11 (11.00%) Firmware
7 2 (2.00%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.00%) Docker
8 1 (1.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 15 (15.00%) Backup Exec
2 11 (11.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (3.00%) Cisco UCCX
4 2 (2.00%) FortiGate
4 2 (2.00%) SCCM
4 2 (2.00%) WSUS
5 1 (1.00%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 58 (58.00%) Microsoft
2 32 (32.00%) Cisco
2 32 (32.00%) VMware
3 23 (23.00%) Citrix
4 19 (19.00%) HP
5 16 (16.00%) Dell
6 15 (15.00%) EqualLogic
6 15 (15.00%) NetApp
6 15 (15.00%) Symantec
7 13 (13.00%) Juniper
7 13 (13.00%) Palo Alto
8 11 (11.00%) CommVault
8 11 (11.00%) McAfee
8 11 (11.00%) Sophos
8 11 (11.00%) Veeam
9 3 (3.00%) Canon
9 3 (3.00%) Capita
9 3 (3.00%) Fortinet
9 3 (3.00%) Polycom
9 3 (3.00%) Xerox