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 12 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
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 543 515 544
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +29
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 70 66 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.12% 0.12% 0.081%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.62% 1.74% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 42 18
Average daily rate
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£345 £313 £261
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.40% +19.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £107 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £552 £425 £330
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £313 £261
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +19.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 4
Average hourly rate £18.25 £26.75 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.77% +50.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £26.00 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £32.05 £61.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.25 £26.75 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-31.77% +50.70%

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
4325 3794 3760
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.54% 7.18% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2561 2237 1969
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 154 145 165
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.88% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +23.28%

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 12 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 12 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 -33 55 £340 +8.80% 27
South East -7 18 £400 +23.07% 10
London +8 17 £373 +14.61% 9
East of England -15 11 £120 +14.28% 1
Hampshire -10 6 £300 +66.66%
Yorkshire -7 5 £305 +185.04% 4
West Yorkshire -12 5 £305 +185.04% 4
Hertfordshire -16 5 - - 1
North West -6 4 £180 -34.54% 2
Reading +6 3 £400 -
Berkshire +1 3 £400 -
Middlesex -1 3 £550 +78.57% 1
Cambridgeshire -2 3 £120 -
Surrey -7 3 - - 3
Essex - 3 - -
Merseyside - 3 £180 -
Southend-on-Sea - 3 - -
Cambridge - 3 £120 -
Leeds -3 2 £305 +185.04% 2
West Midlands -15 2 £180 -28.71%
Hook - 2 £300 -
Oxfordshire - 2 - - 2
Dorking - 2 - - 1
Stevenage -2 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £201 - 2
Malmesbury - 1 - -
Coventry - 1 - -
Abingdon - 1 - - 2
Birmingham - 1 £180 -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 12 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 (98.54%) Symantec
2 111 (81.02%) Windows
3 86 (62.77%) Microsoft
4 80 (58.39%) Active Directory
5 59 (43.07%) VMware
6 53 (38.69%) MS Exchange
7 51 (37.23%) Citrix
8 47 (34.31%) Firewall
9 46 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
9 46 (33.58%) Windows 7
10 45 (32.85%) Security Cleared
11 40 (29.20%) Windows XP
12 38 (27.74%) Blackberry
12 38 (27.74%) Backup Exec
13 37 (27.01%) ITIL
14 36 (26.28%) MS Office
14 36 (26.28%) McAfee
14 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 35 (25.55%) Cisco
15 35 (25.55%) DNS
15 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2008
16 34 (24.82%) SAN
17 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
18 28 (20.44%) Exchange Server 2010
19 27 (19.71%) Sophos
20 26 (18.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
21 25 (18.25%) TCP/IP
21 25 (18.25%) MS Excel
21 25 (18.25%) SCCM
22 24 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2003

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 12 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 53 (38.69%) MS Exchange
2 28 (20.44%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (17.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 23 (16.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 18 (13.14%) SharePoint
6 16 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (5.84%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (5.11%) IIS
9 6 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (4.38%) SharePoint 2010
10 4 (2.92%) LiveLink
11 3 (2.19%) Apache
12 2 (1.46%) SAS
12 2 (1.46%) SharePoint 2013
12 2 (1.46%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (1.46%) SharePoint Server
13 1 (0.73%) WorkSite
13 1 (0.73%) Lync
Applications
1 36 (26.28%) MS Office
2 25 (18.25%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.46%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.46%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.73%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.19%) SaaS
2 1 (0.73%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.73%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (34.31%) Firewall
2 35 (25.55%) DNS
3 34 (24.82%) SAN
4 25 (18.25%) TCP/IP
5 24 (17.52%) DHCP
6 19 (13.87%) LAN
6 19 (13.87%) VPN
7 16 (11.68%) WAN
8 12 (8.76%) Wireless
9 10 (7.30%) VoIP
10 8 (5.84%) NAS
11 7 (5.11%) Network Security
11 7 (5.11%) Ethernet
12 5 (3.65%) Internet
12 5 (3.65%) Cisco ASA
12 5 (3.65%) VLAN
13 4 (2.92%) Broadband
14 3 (2.19%) NetScaler
14 3 (2.19%) FTP
14 3 (2.19%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.22%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.30%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (4.38%) Oracle Exadata
4 5 (3.65%) SQL Server 2000
4 5 (3.65%) Oracle Database
5 4 (2.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (4.38%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.73%) Metasploit
General
1 13 (9.49%) Finance
2 6 (4.38%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.19%) Legal
4 3 (2.19%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.46%) Back Office
5 2 (1.46%) Law
5 2 (1.46%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.46%) Local Government
6 1 (0.73%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (16.79%) Analyst
2 18 (13.14%) Support Analyst
3 17 (12.41%) Support Engineer
4 14 (10.22%) Architect
5 13 (9.49%) Consultant
5 13 (9.49%) 2nd Line Support
6 10 (7.30%) Desktop Support
7 9 (6.57%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 9 (6.57%) Desktop Analyst
8 8 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) Security Engineer
9 7 (5.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 6 (4.38%) Infrastructure Architect
10 6 (4.38%) Support Specialist
10 6 (4.38%) Technical Support
11 5 (3.65%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.65%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (3.65%) Administrator
12 4 (2.92%) Desktop Engineer
12 4 (2.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.65%) Application Packaging
2 4 (2.92%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (2.92%) Middleware
3 2 (1.46%) Web Services
4 1 (0.73%) XML
4 1 (0.73%) EDI
4 1 (0.73%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 38 (27.74%) Blackberry
2 15 (10.95%) Clustering
2 15 (10.95%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.30%) iPhone
4 9 (6.57%) Replication
5 8 (5.84%) Video Conferencing
5 8 (5.84%) Client/Server
6 7 (5.11%) iPad
7 6 (4.38%) PDA
8 5 (3.65%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.92%) SCADA
9 4 (2.92%) EqualLogic
9 4 (2.92%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (2.19%) Fat Client
10 3 (2.19%) Thin Client
11 2 (1.46%) Handset
11 2 (1.46%) CESG
11 2 (1.46%) PKI
12 1 (0.73%) Device Driver
12 1 (0.73%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 111 (81.02%) Windows
2 46 (33.58%) Windows 7
3 40 (29.20%) Windows XP
4 36 (26.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 35 (25.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (17.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (8.76%) Windows 8
8 10 (7.30%) Linux
9 8 (5.84%) Windows 2000
9 8 (5.84%) UNIX
10 4 (2.92%) Solaris
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Linux
11 3 (2.19%) Windows Vista
12 2 (1.46%) Android
13 1 (0.73%) AIX
13 1 (0.73%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (27.01%) ITIL
2 16 (11.68%) Migration
3 15 (10.95%) Disaster Recovery
3 15 (10.95%) Kalman Filter
4 12 (8.76%) Service Delivery
5 8 (5.84%) Change Control
6 7 (5.11%) Service Management
6 7 (5.11%) Incident Management
6 7 (5.11%) Problem Management
7 6 (4.38%) Unit Testing
7 6 (4.38%) Information Security
7 6 (4.38%) Configuration Management
7 6 (4.38%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.65%) Asset Management
8 5 (3.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 4 (2.92%) Data Architecture
9 4 (2.92%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (2.92%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (2.92%) Risk Management
9 4 (2.92%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 24 (17.52%) PowerShell
2 13 (9.49%) VBScript
3 12 (8.76%) SQL
4 5 (3.65%) Java
4 5 (3.65%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.92%) VB
6 3 (2.19%) Perl
6 3 (2.19%) PHP
6 3 (2.19%) C++
7 1 (0.73%) C
7 1 (0.73%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 45 (32.85%) Security Cleared
2 31 (22.63%) SC Cleared
3 23 (16.79%) DV Cleared
4 18 (13.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (8.03%) MCSE
6 10 (7.30%) MCP
7 7 (5.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.65%) MCITP
9 4 (2.92%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (2.92%) MCSA
10 3 (2.19%) A+ Certification
10 3 (2.19%) MCDST
10 3 (2.19%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (1.46%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (1.46%) PMP
11 2 (1.46%) PMI Certification
11 2 (1.46%) MOS
11 2 (1.46%) CCNA
11 2 (1.46%) Oracle Certification
12 1 (0.73%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (8.03%) SLA
2 3 (2.19%) QA
System Software
1 80 (58.39%) Active Directory
2 46 (33.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (14.60%) XenApp
4 17 (12.41%) vSphere
4 17 (12.41%) VMware ESX
5 16 (11.68%) Hyper-V
6 13 (9.49%) XenDesktop
7 11 (8.03%) Terminal Services
8 6 (4.38%) UAG
8 6 (4.38%) vCloud
9 5 (3.65%) VMware ESXi
10 4 (2.92%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (2.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (2.19%) Microsoft App-V
11 3 (2.19%) ISA Server
11 3 (2.19%) MetaFrame
12 2 (1.46%) VMware Server
12 2 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
12 2 (1.46%) IAG
12 2 (1.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 38 (27.74%) Backup Exec
2 26 (18.98%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 25 (18.25%) SCCM
4 17 (12.41%) NetBackup
5 11 (8.03%) WSUS
6 10 (7.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 8 (5.84%) McAfee ePO
7 8 (5.84%) ARCserve
8 7 (5.11%) SCOM
9 5 (3.65%) HP SIM
9 5 (3.65%) MIMEsweeper
9 5 (3.65%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (2.92%) Control-M
10 4 (2.92%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 4 (2.92%) BladeLogic
11 3 (2.19%) FortiGate
11 3 (2.19%) Business Desktop Deployment
11 3 (2.19%) SCDPM
12 2 (1.46%) SCVMM
12 2 (1.46%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 135 (98.54%) Symantec
2 86 (62.77%) Microsoft
3 59 (43.07%) VMware
4 51 (37.23%) Citrix
5 36 (26.28%) McAfee
6 35 (25.55%) Cisco
7 27 (19.71%) Sophos
8 18 (13.14%) HP
9 15 (10.95%) Remedy
10 12 (8.76%) Apple
11 11 (8.03%) Dell
12 10 (7.30%) Altiris
12 10 (7.30%) Blue Coat
13 9 (6.57%) Oracle
13 9 (6.57%) CA
13 9 (6.57%) Veeam
14 8 (5.84%) Juniper
15 7 (5.11%) CheckPoint
16 6 (4.38%) Avaya
16 6 (4.38%) EMC
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