Period
to 23 January 2022

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

Security Patching
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
23 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 245 186 236
Rank change year-on-year -59 +50 +30
Permanent jobs citing Security Patching 21 6 8
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.30% 0.16% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.33% 0.17% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 21 5 4
10th Percentile £25,750 £38,500 £35,188
25th Percentile £37,500 £40,000 £38,281
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £42,500 £43,750
Median % change year-on-year - -2.86% +30.60%
75th Percentile £43,750 £43,750 £49,688
90th Percentile £44,250 £55,750 £51,375
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,500 £43,000
% change year-on-year -5.26% +10.47% -9.47%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6,445 3,537 5,582
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 92.08% 93.28% 91.48%
Number of salaries quoted 4,574 2,982 4,667
10th Percentile £31,250 £30,750 £27,000
25th Percentile £39,250 £37,500 £34,750
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +3.45%
75th Percentile £65,000 £58,750 £57,500
90th Percentile £78,750 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +9.09% - +4.76%

Security Patching
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Security Patching as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Security Patching in Yorkshire

Security Patching
Salary Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Security Patching in Yorkshire.

Salary trend for Security Patching in Yorkshire

Security Patching
Salary Histogram in Yorkshire

Salary distribution for jobs citing Security Patching in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 23 January 2022.

Salary histogram for Security Patching in Yorkshire

Security Patching
Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Security Patching within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 23 January 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
West Yorkshire -57 14 £41,250 -2.94% 3
North Yorkshire - 3 £42,500 -
South Yorkshire -38 2 £42,500 +6.25% 1
East Yorkshire - 2 £43,500 - 1
Security Patching
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Security Patching.

1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
2 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (80.95%) DNS
3 17 (80.95%) Veeam
4 16 (76.19%) Azure
4 16 (76.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (71.43%) VMware
5 15 (71.43%) SAN
5 15 (71.43%) Firewall
5 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 14 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
6 14 (66.67%) Cisco
7 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
7 13 (61.90%) WAN
7 13 (61.90%) DHCP
7 13 (61.90%) LAN
7 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2019
8 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
9 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
9 11 (52.38%) VPN
9 11 (52.38%) SCCM
10 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (47.62%) CCNP
10 10 (47.62%) CCNA
11 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
12 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
12 8 (38.10%) WSUS

Security Patching
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 11 (52.38%) MS Exchange
2 8 (38.10%) IIS
3 4 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.76%) Apache
4 1 (4.76%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (4.76%) CloudStack
4 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.76%) Jetty
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (4.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (76.19%) Azure
2 14 (66.67%) Microsoft 365
3 7 (33.33%) SaaS
4 6 (28.57%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (28.57%) Rubrik
5 3 (14.29%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (80.95%) DNS
2 15 (71.43%) Firewall
2 15 (71.43%) SAN
3 13 (61.90%) DHCP
3 13 (61.90%) LAN
3 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
3 13 (61.90%) WAN
4 11 (52.38%) VPN
5 7 (33.33%) Remote Desktop
5 7 (33.33%) Wireless
6 6 (28.57%) VLAN
7 4 (19.05%) ISDN
7 4 (19.05%) MPLS
7 4 (19.05%) NGN
7 4 (19.05%) PBX
7 4 (19.05%) VoIP
8 1 (4.76%) Internet
8 1 (4.76%) Kerberos
8 1 (4.76%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (28.57%) SQL Server 2019
3 1 (4.76%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Gradle
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) Maven
Job Titles
1 16 (76.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (23.81%) Support Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) IT Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (14.29%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Security Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior IT Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (28.57%) CMDB
3 4 (19.05%) Replication
3 4 (19.05%) Smartphone
4 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.76%) Learning Management System
Operating Systems
1 19 (90.48%) Windows
1 19 (90.48%) Windows Server
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2012
2 13 (61.90%) Windows Server 2019
3 9 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (33.33%) Windows Server 2016
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
6 2 (9.52%) Linux
7 1 (4.76%) CentOS
7 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 7 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 7 (33.33%) Cost Reduction
2 7 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 7 (33.33%) Information Security
2 7 (33.33%) Process Improvement
2 7 (33.33%) Project Delivery
2 7 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 7 (33.33%) Software Deployment
2 7 (33.33%) Validation
3 6 (28.57%) Information Governance
4 4 (19.05%) Change Management
4 4 (19.05%) Cybersecurity
4 4 (19.05%) ITIL
4 4 (19.05%) Penetration Testing
4 4 (19.05%) Security Operations
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) Identity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (47.62%) CCNA
1 10 (47.62%) CCNP
1 10 (47.62%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (33.33%) MCSE
2 7 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (28.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (28.57%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 1 (4.76%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.76%) ISO 9001
3 1 (4.76%) NCSC
System Software
1 18 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 15 (71.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (38.10%) Hyper-V
3 8 (38.10%) vSphere
4 4 (19.05%) Virtual Desktop
4 4 (19.05%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 11 (52.38%) SCCM
2 8 (38.10%) WSUS
3 7 (33.33%) Active Directory Federation Services
4 6 (28.57%) NetBackup
5 4 (19.05%) Nessus
6 1 (4.76%) Kubernetes
6 1 (4.76%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 17 (80.95%) Veeam
3 15 (71.43%) VMware
4 14 (66.67%) Cisco
5 8 (38.10%) Citrix
6 7 (33.33%) Dell
6 7 (33.33%) HP
6 7 (33.33%) SOTI
7 6 (28.57%) Veritas
8 4 (19.05%) Mitel
8 4 (19.05%) Siemens