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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 541 515 541
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 70 68 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.13% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.64% 1.75% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 23
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£343 £283 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.23% +7.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £141 £107 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £290 £263
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +10.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £26.75 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.18% +35.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.00 £16.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.10 £32.05 £61.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £26.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-40.18% +33.75%

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
4260 3877 3783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.25% 6.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2518 2256 1967
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 £240 £213 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £315
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 151 151 174
Average hourly rate £19.91 £22.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.50% +12.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.38 £13.05 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.51 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.14% +10.81%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -23 55 £323 +17.27% 26
South East -5 20 £400 +28.00% 11
London +18 15 £400 +166.66% 5
East of England -15 11 £129 -9.64% 1
Scotland -7 6 £228 - 1
North West -6 5 £180 -34.54% 1
Hampshire -9 5 £300 +27.65%
Hertfordshire -10 5 £490 +243.85%
Reading +10 3 £400 -
Berkshire +10 3 £400 - 1
West Sussex +4 3 - - 2
Cambridgeshire -6 3 £120 -
West Yorkshire -8 3 £305 +185.04% 4
Surrey -9 3 - - 4
Yorkshire -11 3 £305 +185.04% 4
Merseyside - 3 £180 - 1
Essex - 3 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 - 2
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - - 1
Cambridge - 3 £120 -
Stevenage +2 2 £490 +243.85%
Hook +2 2 £300 +3.44%
Leeds -3 2 £305 +185.04% 1
West Midlands -18 2 £180 -28.71% 2
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 1
Littlehampton - 2 - -
Milton Keynes - 2 £400 - 1
Dorking - 2 - - 2
Wiltshire -7 1 - -
South West -33 1 - - 1

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 135 (97.83%) Symantec
2 113 (81.88%) Windows
3 84 (60.87%) Microsoft
4 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
5 58 (42.03%) VMware
6 51 (36.96%) MS Exchange
7 50 (36.23%) Citrix
8 49 (35.51%) Windows 7
9 46 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 44 (31.88%) Security Cleared
11 42 (30.43%) Windows XP
11 42 (30.43%) Firewall
12 38 (27.54%) ITIL
13 37 (26.81%) MS Office
13 37 (26.81%) Blackberry
14 36 (26.09%) Backup Exec
15 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
16 33 (23.91%) McAfee
17 32 (23.19%) SAN
17 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
18 31 (22.46%) Cisco
18 31 (22.46%) DNS
19 30 (21.74%) SC Cleared
20 29 (21.01%) SCCM
21 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
22 26 (18.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
22 26 (18.84%) Sophos
23 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
24 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
24 24 (17.39%) MS Excel

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 51 (36.96%) MS Exchange
2 27 (19.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 21 (15.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 18 (13.04%) SharePoint
6 14 (10.14%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.07%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (4.35%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (3.62%) IIS
11 4 (2.90%) LiveLink
12 2 (1.45%) SAS
12 2 (1.45%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.45%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.45%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.72%) Lync
13 1 (0.72%) IBM Notes
13 1 (0.72%) Apache
Applications
1 37 (26.81%) MS Office
2 24 (17.39%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.72%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.72%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.17%) SaaS
2 1 (0.72%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 42 (30.43%) Firewall
2 32 (23.19%) SAN
3 31 (22.46%) DNS
4 24 (17.39%) TCP/IP
5 22 (15.94%) DHCP
6 19 (13.77%) LAN
7 17 (12.32%) VPN
8 16 (11.59%) WAN
9 12 (8.70%) Wireless
10 10 (7.25%) VoIP
11 7 (5.07%) Ethernet
11 7 (5.07%) NAS
12 5 (3.62%) Network Security
12 5 (3.62%) Internet
13 4 (2.90%) Broadband
14 3 (2.17%) VLAN
14 3 (2.17%) NetScaler
15 2 (1.45%) InfiniBand
15 2 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
15 2 (1.45%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.97%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.35%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (3.62%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.90%) SQL Server 2000
6 3 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.35%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.72%) MSI
2 1 (0.72%) Metasploit
General
1 12 (8.70%) Finance
2 5 (3.62%) Banking
2 5 (3.62%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.17%) Investment Banking
3 3 (2.17%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.45%) Back Office
4 2 (1.45%) Local Government
5 1 (0.72%) Advertising
5 1 (0.72%) Law
5 1 (0.72%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (16.67%) Analyst
2 19 (13.77%) Support Engineer
3 18 (13.04%) Support Analyst
4 16 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (10.14%) Consultant
6 13 (9.42%) Architect
7 11 (7.97%) Desktop Support
8 10 (7.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 10 (7.25%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (5.07%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.07%) Technical Support
10 6 (4.35%) Support Specialist
10 6 (4.35%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (3.62%) Desktop Engineer
11 5 (3.62%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.62%) Administrator
11 5 (3.62%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (2.90%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.62%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.90%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (2.90%) Middleware
3 2 (1.45%) Web Services
3 2 (1.45%) XML
4 1 (0.72%) EDI
4 1 (0.72%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 37 (26.81%) Blackberry
2 14 (10.14%) Clustering
3 10 (7.25%) iPhone
4 8 (5.80%) Client/Server
4 8 (5.80%) Replication
4 8 (5.80%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (5.07%) iPad
6 6 (4.35%) PDA
7 5 (3.62%) SCADA
7 5 (3.62%) Management Information System
8 4 (2.90%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (2.90%) EqualLogic
9 3 (2.17%) Thin Client
9 3 (2.17%) Fat Client
10 2 (1.45%) PKI
10 2 (1.45%) Handset
11 1 (0.72%) CESG
11 1 (0.72%) Device Driver
11 1 (0.72%) Firmware
11 1 (0.72%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 113 (81.88%) Windows
2 49 (35.51%) Windows 7
3 42 (30.43%) Windows XP
4 35 (25.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 32 (23.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (7.97%) Windows 8
8 10 (7.25%) Linux
9 8 (5.80%) Windows 2000
9 8 (5.80%) UNIX
10 4 (2.90%) Solaris
10 4 (2.90%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.17%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.45%) Android
13 1 (0.72%) AIX
13 1 (0.72%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (27.54%) ITIL
2 15 (10.87%) Migration
3 14 (10.14%) Disaster Recovery
4 13 (9.42%) Kalman Filter
5 12 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 10 (7.25%) Incident Management
7 9 (6.52%) Change Control
8 7 (5.07%) Problem Management
8 7 (5.07%) Service Management
9 6 (4.35%) Configuration Management
9 6 (4.35%) Risk Management
9 6 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
9 6 (4.35%) Unit Testing
10 5 (3.62%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.62%) Information Security
10 5 (3.62%) Asset Management
10 5 (3.62%) ITSM
11 4 (2.90%) Business Continuity
11 4 (2.90%) Mobile Device Management
11 4 (2.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 25 (18.12%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.42%) VBScript
3 11 (7.97%) SQL
4 5 (3.62%) Java
5 4 (2.90%) VB
6 2 (1.45%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.72%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.72%) Perl
7 1 (0.72%) PHP
7 1 (0.72%) C
7 1 (0.72%) C++
Qualifications
1 44 (31.88%) Security Cleared
2 30 (21.74%) SC Cleared
3 23 (16.67%) DV Cleared
4 18 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (7.97%) MCSE
6 10 (7.25%) MCP
7 7 (5.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.62%) MCITP
9 4 (2.90%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.90%) MCSA
10 3 (2.17%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.17%) MCDST
10 3 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.45%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.45%) PMP
11 2 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.45%) MOS
11 2 (1.45%) CCNA
11 2 (1.45%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.72%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.42%) SLA
2 4 (2.90%) QA
System Software
1 80 (57.97%) Active Directory
2 46 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.22%) XenApp
4 17 (12.32%) Hyper-V
5 16 (11.59%) vSphere
6 15 (10.87%) VMware ESX
7 13 (9.42%) XenDesktop
8 12 (8.70%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.35%) UAG
10 5 (3.62%) VMware ESXi
10 5 (3.62%) vCloud
11 4 (2.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 3 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 3 (2.17%) ISA Server
12 3 (2.17%) MetaFrame
12 3 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (1.45%) Forefront TMG
13 2 (1.45%) IAG
13 2 (1.45%) XenServer
13 2 (1.45%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 36 (26.09%) Backup Exec
2 29 (21.01%) SCCM
3 26 (18.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 16 (11.59%) NetBackup
5 11 (7.97%) WSUS
6 10 (7.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (5.80%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (5.80%) ARCserve
8 6 (4.35%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 6 (4.35%) SCOM
9 5 (3.62%) MIMEsweeper
10 4 (2.90%) Control-M
10 4 (2.90%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (2.90%) BladeLogic
10 4 (2.90%) HP SIM
11 3 (2.17%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.17%) Business Desktop Deployment
12 2 (1.45%) HP Data Protector
12 2 (1.45%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.72%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 135 (97.83%) Symantec
2 84 (60.87%) Microsoft
3 58 (42.03%) VMware
4 50 (36.23%) Citrix
5 33 (23.91%) McAfee
6 31 (22.46%) Cisco
7 26 (18.84%) Sophos
8 17 (12.32%) HP
9 15 (10.87%) Remedy
10 12 (8.70%) Apple
11 10 (7.25%) Dell
11 10 (7.25%) Altiris
12 9 (6.52%) Oracle
12 9 (6.52%) CA
13 8 (5.80%) Blue Coat
13 8 (5.80%) Veeam
14 7 (5.07%) CheckPoint
15 6 (4.35%) Avaya
15 6 (4.35%) Juniper
16 5 (3.62%) Nokia
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