The table below looks at the statistics for Norton AntiVirus skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Norton AntiVirus over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 543 520 538
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +18
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 75 66 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.13% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 1.79% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 39 15
Average daily rate
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£370 £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.40% -21.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £130 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £430 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £313 £260
% change year-on-year
+16.80% +20.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 5
Average hourly rate £17.75 £24.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.64% +24.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £17.98 £15.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.94 £26.00 £58.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.75 £24.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-28.64% +24.37%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4637 3682 3639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.96% 7.01% 6.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2820 2232 1919
Average daily rate £400 £375 £353
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 149 195
Average hourly rate £22.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.94 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.58 £40.00 £36.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £21.75 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+1.14% +14.47%

Norton AntiVirus
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Norton AntiVirus Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Trend

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

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus within the UK over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Norton AntiVirus Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Norton AntiVirus Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 21 October 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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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
England -24 70 £365 +16.80% 31
London 0 25 £400 +10.34% 12
South East -32 20 £300 -5.88% 9
Hampshire -5 11 £300 +71.42% 1
East of England -12 8 £138 +30.95% 1
South West - 8 £413 - 4
Wiltshire - 7 £413 -
North West -11 6 £180 -28.00% 3
Swindon - 6 £413 -
Middlesex -2 4 £550 +78.57%
Yorkshire -7 4 - - 1
Hertfordshire -17 4 - - 1
Hemel Hempstead - 4 - -
Merseyside 0 3 £180 -28.00%
West Yorkshire -10 3 - - 1
Essex -14 3 - -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - -
Oxfordshire -8 2 - -
Surrey -16 2 - - 3
West Midlands -18 2 £180 -10.55% 1
Hook - 2 £300 -
Dorking - 2 - - 2
City of London +16 1 - -
Birmingham -5 1 £180 +20.00%
Buckinghamshire -6 1 £201 -55.44% 1
Coventry -11 1 - - 1
Cambridge - 1 £138 -
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £138 -
Cheshire - - - -

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 139 (100.00%) Symantec
2 119 (85.61%) Windows
3 90 (64.75%) Microsoft
3 90 (64.75%) Active Directory
4 62 (44.60%) MS Exchange
5 60 (43.17%) VMware
6 58 (41.73%) Windows 7
7 53 (38.13%) Firewall
7 53 (38.13%) Citrix
8 49 (35.25%) Windows XP
8 49 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
8 49 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 46 (33.09%) Security Cleared
9 46 (33.09%) DNS
10 43 (30.94%) SAN
11 40 (28.78%) Cisco
11 40 (28.78%) MS Office
11 40 (28.78%) Backup Exec
12 39 (28.06%) McAfee
13 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2010
15 36 (25.90%) ITIL
15 36 (25.90%) DHCP
16 35 (25.18%) SCCM
16 35 (25.18%) SC Cleared
17 34 (24.46%) Blackberry
18 32 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2003
19 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
20 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
21 26 (18.71%) VPN

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 62 (44.60%) MS Exchange
2 37 (26.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 32 (23.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 19 (13.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (11.51%) SharePoint
6 15 (10.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 14 (10.07%) IIS
8 4 (2.88%) LiveLink
8 4 (2.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (2.88%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.16%) Apache
10 2 (1.44%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (1.44%) Lync
10 2 (1.44%) Office Communications Server
10 2 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.72%) WorkSite
Applications
1 40 (28.78%) MS Office
2 25 (17.99%) MS Excel
3 6 (4.32%) MS Visio
3 6 (4.32%) MS Project
4 1 (0.72%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 2 (1.44%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.72%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.16%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.13%) Firewall
2 46 (33.09%) DNS
3 43 (30.94%) SAN
4 36 (25.90%) DHCP
5 27 (19.42%) TCP/IP
6 26 (18.71%) VPN
7 15 (10.79%) LAN
8 14 (10.07%) WAN
8 14 (10.07%) NAS
9 11 (7.91%) VLAN
9 11 (7.91%) Wireless
10 9 (6.47%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (6.47%) VoIP
11 7 (5.04%) Network Security
12 6 (4.32%) Ethernet
12 6 (4.32%) FTP
13 5 (3.60%) Broadband
14 4 (2.88%) Wi-Fi
15 3 (2.16%) NetScaler
15 3 (2.16%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (20.14%) SQL Server
2 20 (14.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (6.47%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (4.32%) SQL Server 2000
4 6 (4.32%) Oracle Exadata
5 5 (3.60%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.44%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.72%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.72%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 6 (4.32%) MSI
2 3 (2.16%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.72%) Metasploit
General
1 15 (10.79%) Finance
2 8 (5.76%) Legal
3 7 (5.04%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.60%) Law
5 4 (2.88%) Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Investment Banking
6 2 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.44%) Back Office
7 1 (0.72%) Local Government
7 1 (0.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (14.39%) Consultant
2 17 (12.23%) Analyst
3 15 (10.79%) Architect
4 14 (10.07%) Support Analyst
5 13 (9.35%) Support Engineer
5 13 (9.35%) 3rd Line Support
6 9 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (5.76%) 2nd Line Support
8 7 (5.04%) Desktop Support
8 7 (5.04%) Infrastructure Architect
9 6 (4.32%) Desktop Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Administrator
9 6 (4.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (4.32%) Infrastructure Technician
10 5 (3.60%) Support Specialist
10 5 (3.60%) Security Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 5 (3.60%) Security Architect
11 4 (2.88%) Rollout Engineer
11 4 (2.88%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.60%) Middleware
2 4 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.16%) Application Packaging
4 2 (1.44%) Web Services
5 1 (0.72%) XML
5 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (24.46%) Blackberry
2 16 (11.51%) Clustering
3 14 (10.07%) Replication
4 10 (7.19%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.76%) iPhone
5 8 (5.76%) PDA
5 8 (5.76%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (5.04%) Client/Server
7 6 (4.32%) Management Information System
7 6 (4.32%) CESG
8 5 (3.60%) SCADA
8 5 (3.60%) iPad
9 4 (2.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (2.88%) EqualLogic
10 3 (2.16%) Fat Client
10 3 (2.16%) CESG CLAS
10 3 (2.16%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.44%) PKI
11 2 (1.44%) Statistics
11 2 (1.44%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 119 (85.61%) Windows
2 58 (41.73%) Windows 7
3 49 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 49 (35.25%) Windows XP
4 38 (27.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (17.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (12.95%) Windows 8
7 10 (7.19%) Windows Vista
7 10 (7.19%) Linux
7 10 (7.19%) Windows 2000
8 7 (5.04%) UNIX
9 4 (2.88%) Solaris
9 4 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
10 2 (1.44%) Android
11 1 (0.72%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.72%) AIX
11 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (25.90%) ITIL
2 22 (15.83%) Migration
3 15 (10.79%) Service Delivery
4 12 (8.63%) Kalman Filter
5 11 (7.91%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.04%) Service Management
6 7 (5.04%) Information Security
6 7 (5.04%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.04%) Problem Management
6 7 (5.04%) Change Control
7 6 (4.32%) System Testing
7 6 (4.32%) Network Design
7 6 (4.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.60%) Information Management
8 5 (3.60%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.88%) Data Architecture
9 4 (2.88%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (2.88%) Network Architecture
9 4 (2.88%) Line Management
9 4 (2.88%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (12.23%) SQL
2 16 (11.51%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.63%) VBScript
4 9 (6.47%) Shell Script
5 7 (5.04%) Java
6 4 (2.88%) VB
7 3 (2.16%) C++
7 3 (2.16%) Perl
7 3 (2.16%) PHP
8 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (33.09%) Security Cleared
2 35 (25.18%) SC Cleared
3 19 (13.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (11.51%) DV Cleared
5 14 (10.07%) MCSE
6 8 (5.76%) MCP
7 5 (3.60%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (2.88%) MCDST
8 4 (2.88%) MCITP
9 3 (2.16%) MCSA
9 3 (2.16%) CCNA
9 3 (2.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (1.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.44%) MOS
10 2 (1.44%) A+ Certification
10 2 (1.44%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.44%) PMP
10 2 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.72%) CISM
11 1 (0.72%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.63%) SLA
2 5 (3.60%) QA
System Software
1 90 (64.75%) Active Directory
2 49 (35.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (12.95%) vSphere
4 17 (12.23%) Hyper-V
5 16 (11.51%) VMware ESX
6 12 (8.63%) XenApp
6 12 (8.63%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.47%) Microsoft App-V
8 8 (5.76%) Terminal Services
8 8 (5.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 6 (4.32%) vCloud
10 5 (3.60%) VMware ESXi
11 4 (2.88%) UAG
12 3 (2.16%) ISA Server
13 2 (1.44%) MetaFrame
13 2 (1.44%) Terminal Server
13 2 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 2 (1.44%) IAG
14 1 (0.72%) VMware Server
14 1 (0.72%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 40 (28.78%) Backup Exec
2 35 (25.18%) SCCM
3 24 (17.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 13 (9.35%) NetBackup
5 12 (8.63%) SCOM
6 11 (7.91%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 10 (7.19%) WSUS
7 10 (7.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 10 (7.19%) SCDPM
8 8 (5.76%) SCVMM
9 6 (4.32%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (2.88%) Control-M
10 4 (2.88%) ARCserve
10 4 (2.88%) BladeLogic
10 4 (2.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
11 3 (2.16%) HP SIM
11 3 (2.16%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.16%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (1.44%) MIMEsweeper
13 1 (0.72%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 139 (100.00%) Symantec
2 90 (64.75%) Microsoft
3 60 (43.17%) VMware
4 53 (38.13%) Citrix
5 40 (28.78%) Cisco
6 39 (28.06%) McAfee
7 26 (18.71%) Sophos
8 21 (15.11%) HP
9 13 (9.35%) Dell
9 13 (9.35%) Veeam
10 11 (7.91%) Apple
11 10 (7.19%) Blue Coat
12 9 (6.47%) Remedy
12 9 (6.47%) CA
13 8 (5.76%) Juniper
13 8 (5.76%) EMC
13 8 (5.76%) Oracle
13 8 (5.76%) Lumension
14 7 (5.04%) Altiris
15 6 (4.32%) Kaspersky
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