The table below looks at the statistics for Norton AntiVirus skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Norton AntiVirus over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 157 131 131
Rank change year-on-year
-26 0
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 8 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.13% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.45% 1.87% 1.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Average daily rate
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£299 £180 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+65.97% -34.54%
UK excluding London average daily rate £230 £305 £308
% change year-on-year
-24.59% -0.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.63 £16.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+16.40% -41.81%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
326 214 231
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.43% 6.93% 8.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 108 97
Average daily rate £350 £300 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £425 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 26 27
Average hourly rate £12.00 £20.50 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.46% -35.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.48 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £40.00 £40.57
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -0.45%

Norton AntiVirus
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Norton AntiVirus Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Norton AntiVirus Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Norton AntiVirus
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
Manchester - 5 £299 -
Merseyside -8 3 - -
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England

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 12 (100.00%) Symantec
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
3 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
3 7 (58.33%) Windows
3 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (50.00%) vSphere
4 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (50.00%) DHCP
4 6 (50.00%) DNS
4 6 (50.00%) Firewall
5 5 (41.67%) Sophos
5 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
6 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
6 4 (33.33%) McAfee
6 4 (33.33%) Veritas
6 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
6 4 (33.33%) ITIL
7 3 (25.00%) MCSE
7 3 (25.00%) IIS
7 3 (25.00%) HP
7 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
7 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
7 3 (25.00%) Clustering
7 3 (25.00%) NetBackup

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 4 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (50.00%) DHCP
1 6 (50.00%) DNS
1 6 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Security Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (8.33%) Project Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (25.00%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (58.33%) Windows
1 7 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 3 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (8.33%) Information Security
3 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 1 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (8.33%) Security Testing
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) MCSE
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) GIAC
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCSA
3 1 (8.33%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (58.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (50.00%) vSphere
3 5 (41.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 3 (25.00%) XenServer
5 3 (25.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 3 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (25.00%) EdgeSight
2 3 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM
4 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Symantec
2 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Citrix
2 8 (66.67%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Sophos
4 4 (33.33%) McAfee
4 4 (33.33%) Veritas
5 3 (25.00%) HP
5 3 (25.00%) Qualys
5 3 (25.00%) Acronis
5 3 (25.00%) Lumension
6 1 (8.33%) Rapid7
6 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
6 1 (8.33%) Websense