The first table below looks at the demand for Norton AntiVirus skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Norton AntiVirus over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the England region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 517 503 504
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +1
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 45 51 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.091% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 1.48% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 38 37
Average daily rate
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£355 £226 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+57.07% -13.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £158 £107 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £479 £366
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £238 £245
% change year-on-year
+49.15% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 3
Average hourly rate £15.50 £26.75 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.05% +37.17%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-43.63% -8.33%
Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3753 3436 3511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 7.61% 7.37% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 2205 1953 1841
Average daily rate £388 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 158 160
Average hourly rate £18.75 £22.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +21.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.51 £42.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
Norton AntiVirus
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Norton AntiVirus
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Norton AntiVirus Jobs Demand Trend in England

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the England region.

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Trend in England

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Histogram in England

Norton AntiVirus
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus across the England region.

Norton AntiVirus Hourly Rate Trend in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus within the England region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +3 16 £400 +20.30% 10
London -11 13 £438 +34.61% 4
East of England -24 7 £305 +69.44% 1
North West -6 4 £245 +8.40% 1
Yorkshire -4 3 £305 +185.04% 3
South West -32 3 £355 +1.42%
West Midlands - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 1
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Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Norton AntiVirus also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Norton AntiVirus.

1 90 (96.77%) Symantec
2 79 (84.95%) Windows
3 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 51 (54.84%) Active Directory
4 37 (39.78%) Firewall
5 35 (37.63%) VMware
6 32 (34.41%) ITIL
7 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
8 29 (31.18%) Citrix
9 27 (29.03%) Windows XP
9 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (26.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 24 (25.81%) Cisco
12 23 (24.73%) MS Exchange
13 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
14 20 (21.51%) Security Cleared
14 20 (21.51%) SCCM
14 20 (21.51%) Blackberry
15 18 (19.35%) MS Office
15 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
15 18 (19.35%) Backup Exec
15 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
16 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
16 17 (18.28%) SAN
16 17 (18.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 16 (17.20%) LAN
17 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
18 15 (16.13%) McAfee
19 14 (15.05%) MS Excel

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Norton AntiVirus also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Norton AntiVirus. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 23 (24.73%) MS Exchange
2 17 (18.28%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (9.68%) SharePoint
6 5 (5.38%) IBM Notes
6 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 4 (4.30%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (2.15%) LiveLink
9 2 (2.15%) IIS
9 2 (2.15%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (19.35%) MS Office
2 14 (15.05%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.08%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.30%) Office 365
2 1 (1.08%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 37 (39.78%) Firewall
2 17 (18.28%) SAN
3 16 (17.20%) LAN
4 14 (15.05%) DNS
5 13 (13.98%) WAN
6 12 (12.90%) VPN
7 10 (10.75%) Wireless
8 9 (9.68%) VoIP
9 8 (8.60%) DHCP
10 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.45%) NAS
12 5 (5.38%) Internet
13 3 (3.23%) MPLS
13 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
14 2 (2.15%) InfiniBand
14 2 (2.15%) BIG-IP
14 2 (2.15%) Unified Communications
14 2 (2.15%) Network Security
14 2 (2.15%) DMZ
14 2 (2.15%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) Ingres
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.23%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.15%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (6.45%) ClearCase
2 1 (1.08%) MSI
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (3.23%) Pharmaceutical
2 3 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.23%) Banking
2 3 (3.23%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.08%) Law
3 1 (1.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (13.98%) Analyst
1 13 (13.98%) Support Engineer
2 11 (11.83%) 2nd Line Support
2 11 (11.83%) Support Analyst
3 9 (9.68%) Desktop Support
3 9 (9.68%) Consultant
4 8 (8.60%) Architect
4 8 (8.60%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 8 (8.60%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (6.45%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (5.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (4.30%) Technical Manager
7 4 (4.30%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Operations Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Architect
8 3 (3.23%) Technical Operations Manager
8 3 (3.23%) Desktop Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.15%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.15%) Web Services
2 2 (2.15%) XML
2 2 (2.15%) Middleware
3 1 (1.08%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (21.51%) Blackberry
2 7 (7.53%) Clustering
3 5 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (5.38%) Replication
4 3 (3.23%) iPhone
4 3 (3.23%) iPad
4 3 (3.23%) Client/Server
5 2 (2.15%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.15%) SCADA
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.08%) FMCG
6 1 (1.08%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.08%) CESG
6 1 (1.08%) PKI
6 1 (1.08%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 79 (84.95%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Windows 7
3 27 (29.03%) Windows XP
4 25 (26.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (19.35%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (9.68%) UNIX
7 7 (7.53%) Windows 2000
8 6 (6.45%) Windows 8
9 5 (5.38%) Linux
10 2 (2.15%) Solaris
10 2 (2.15%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (1.08%) Windows Vista
11 1 (1.08%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) ITIL
2 11 (11.83%) Service Delivery
3 9 (9.68%) Service Management
4 8 (8.60%) Incident Management
4 8 (8.60%) Change Control
5 7 (7.53%) Migration
6 6 (6.45%) Configuration Management
6 6 (6.45%) Project Management
6 6 (6.45%) Unit Testing
7 5 (5.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (5.38%) ITSM
8 4 (4.30%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (4.30%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.30%) Problem Management
8 4 (4.30%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.23%) Mobile Device Management
9 3 (3.23%) Release Management
9 3 (3.23%) Web Development
9 3 (3.23%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 21 (22.58%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.75%) SQL
2 10 (10.75%) VBScript
3 3 (3.23%) VB
4 2 (2.15%) sed
5 1 (1.08%) C
5 1 (1.08%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (21.51%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.28%) SC Cleared
3 13 (13.98%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (10.75%) MCSE
5 9 (9.68%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.38%) MCP
7 4 (4.30%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.30%) MCITP
8 3 (3.23%) MCDST
8 3 (3.23%) MCSA
8 3 (3.23%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.15%) PMP
9 2 (2.15%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.15%) CCNA
9 2 (2.15%) MOS
10 1 (1.08%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.08%) MCTS
10 1 (1.08%) CCENT
10 1 (1.08%) ACSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.30%) SLA
1 4 (4.30%) QA
System Software
1 51 (54.84%) Active Directory
2 27 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.90%) Hyper-V
3 12 (12.90%) XenApp
3 12 (12.90%) VMware ESX
4 8 (8.60%) XenDesktop
5 7 (7.53%) Terminal Services
6 5 (5.38%) vSphere
7 3 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.23%) ISA Server
8 2 (2.15%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (2.15%) UAG
8 2 (2.15%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.15%) vCloud
9 1 (1.08%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.08%) MetaFrame
9 1 (1.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (26.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 20 (21.51%) SCCM
3 18 (19.35%) Backup Exec
4 8 (8.60%) NetBackup
5 4 (4.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (4.30%) SCOM
5 4 (4.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
6 3 (3.23%) HP SIM
6 3 (3.23%) FortiGate
6 3 (3.23%) ARCserve
6 3 (3.23%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (2.15%) Control-M
7 2 (2.15%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 2 (2.15%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.08%) WSUS
8 1 (1.08%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.08%) HP Data Protector
8 1 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (1.08%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 90 (96.77%) Symantec
2 51 (54.84%) Microsoft
3 35 (37.63%) VMware
4 29 (31.18%) Citrix
5 24 (25.81%) Cisco
6 15 (16.13%) McAfee
7 13 (13.98%) HP
8 12 (12.90%) Sophos
8 12 (12.90%) Remedy
9 11 (11.83%) CheckPoint
10 10 (10.75%) Oracle
11 9 (9.68%) Apple
12 8 (8.60%) Altiris
13 6 (6.45%) Nortel
13 6 (6.45%) Avaya
14 5 (5.38%) Lotus
14 5 (5.38%) CA
15 4 (4.30%) Nokia
15 4 (4.30%) Blue Coat
15 4 (4.30%) Veeam
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