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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
Rank 571 538 524
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -14
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 52 55 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.10% 0.11% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 1.27% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 23
Average daily rate £310 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.42% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £137 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £562 £470
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £263 £325
% change year-on-year
-23.80% -19.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 6
Average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +12.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £17.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%

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
4320 4325 3802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.52% 8.46% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2737 2565 2116
Average daily rate £429 £425 £382
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.88% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £363 £345
% change year-on-year
+10.34% +5.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 144 136
Average hourly rate £35.00 £20.06 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+74.47% +4.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.05 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.65 £34.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £22.00 £23.20
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -5.17%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
England +4 50 £310 +3.05% 23
London +5 23 £363 -14.70% 9
South East +9 10 £200 +45.45% 4
South West +1 7 £120 -73.33% 2
Surrey -1 6 £330 -
City of London +49 5 £525 +9.66% 3
Bristol +4 5 £120 -73.33% 2
Leeds -5 4 £431 +15.00%
West Yorkshire -5 4 £431 +15.00%
Yorkshire -8 4 £431 +15.00%
West Midlands -20 3 £215 -14.00% 5
Scotland -1 2 - -
North West -13 2 £425 +88.88% 2
Coventry - 2 £310 - 3
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Cheshire - 2 £425 - 2
Docklands, London - 2 £525 -
Oxfordshire - 2 £165 -
Oxford - 2 £165 -
Berkshire +11 1 £200 +73.91%
Hampshire +11 1 £200 -33.51% 3
Epsom +2 1 - -
Reading -2 1 £200 +73.91%
Cheltenham - 1 £110 -
Havant - 1 £200 -
Spalding - 1 - - 1
Woking - 1 £100 -
Canary Wharf - 1 £500 -
Southwark - 1 £325 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 1

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 90 (96.77%) Symantec
2 72 (77.42%) Windows
3 44 (47.31%) Active Directory
4 42 (45.16%) Microsoft
5 36 (38.71%) VMware
6 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
7 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
8 27 (29.03%) Citrix
8 27 (29.03%) Intel Security
9 26 (27.96%) Blackberry
9 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
10 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
10 23 (24.73%) Cisco
10 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
10 23 (24.73%) Finance
11 21 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
11 21 (22.58%) ITIL
12 20 (21.51%) Windows XP
12 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
12 20 (21.51%) SLA
13 19 (20.43%) Linux
14 18 (19.35%) DNS
14 18 (19.35%) Internet
15 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 17 (18.28%) SAN
15 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
16 16 (17.20%) SCCM
17 15 (16.13%) MCSE
17 15 (16.13%) Service Management
17 15 (16.13%) PowerShell

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 20 (21.51%) MS Exchange
2 15 (16.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (12.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 10 (10.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (10.75%) IBM Notes
5 8 (8.60%) IIS
5 8 (8.60%) Skype for Business
6 6 (6.45%) IBM Domino
6 6 (6.45%) SharePoint
6 6 (6.45%) Tomcat
7 5 (5.38%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.30%) JBoss
8 4 (4.30%) WebLogic
9 3 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (2.15%) Apache
10 2 (2.15%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 14 (15.05%) MS Office
3 6 (6.45%) Acrobat
4 1 (1.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.08%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (1.08%) SAP CCM
1 1 (1.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (7.53%) Office 365
3 4 (4.30%) Azure Active Directory
3 4 (4.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
2 18 (19.35%) DNS
2 18 (19.35%) Internet
3 17 (18.28%) SAN
4 13 (13.98%) LAN
5 12 (12.90%) WAN
5 12 (12.90%) Wireless
6 10 (10.75%) DHCP
6 10 (10.75%) NAS
7 9 (9.68%) Network Security
8 8 (8.60%) Firewall
9 7 (7.53%) VoIP
9 7 (7.53%) VPN
10 4 (4.30%) BIG-IP
11 3 (3.23%) Asterisk PBX
11 3 (3.23%) Intranet
11 3 (3.23%) IP Telephony
11 3 (3.23%) NetScaler
11 3 (3.23%) PBX
11 3 (3.23%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Database
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.23%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.15%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) Fiddler
General
1 23 (24.73%) Finance
2 12 (12.90%) Banking
3 6 (6.45%) Back Office
3 6 (6.45%) Billing
4 5 (5.38%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (24.73%) Support Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Analyst
3 15 (16.13%) Desktop Support
4 13 (13.98%) Support Analyst
5 9 (9.68%) Administrator
5 9 (9.68%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (9.68%) Systems Engineer
6 8 (8.60%) Security Engineer
7 7 (7.53%) IT Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
8 6 (6.45%) Deskside Support
8 6 (6.45%) IT Security Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Malware Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (5.38%) Deskside Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Deskside Support Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 4 (4.30%) DevOps Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.38%) Middleware
1 5 (5.38%) Web Services
2 4 (4.30%) .NET
2 4 (4.30%) ELK Stack
2 4 (4.30%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (2.15%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.08%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 26 (27.96%) Blackberry
2 13 (13.98%) Data Centre
3 8 (8.60%) Management Information System
4 7 (7.53%) PDA
5 5 (5.38%) Client/Server
5 5 (5.38%) EMC VNX
5 5 (5.38%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (4.30%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.30%) Replication
6 4 (4.30%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.23%) Clustering
8 2 (2.15%) CLARiiON
8 2 (2.15%) CMDB
8 2 (2.15%) Mathematics
8 2 (2.15%) Statistics
9 1 (1.08%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 72 (77.42%) Windows
2 28 (30.11%) Windows 7
3 26 (27.96%) Windows Server
4 23 (24.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (21.51%) Windows XP
6 19 (20.43%) Linux
7 17 (18.28%) Windows Server 2003
8 15 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (10.75%) Unix
10 9 (9.68%) Apple iOS
10 9 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 9 (9.68%) Solaris
10 9 (9.68%) Windows 2000
11 7 (7.53%) Windows Vista
12 4 (4.30%) Android
12 4 (4.30%) Mac OS X
13 3 (3.23%) Windows 8
14 2 (2.15%) Windows 10
14 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000 Server
15 1 (1.08%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.58%) ITIL
2 15 (16.13%) Service Management
3 11 (11.83%) Cybersecurity
3 11 (11.83%) Malware Detection/Protection
4 10 (10.75%) Incident Management
5 9 (9.68%) Service Delivery
6 8 (8.60%) Migration
7 7 (7.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 7 (7.53%) ITSM
7 7 (7.53%) Project Management
8 6 (6.45%) Change Control
8 6 (6.45%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.45%) Open Source
9 5 (5.38%) PRINCE
10 4 (4.30%) Capacity Management
10 4 (4.30%) DevOps
10 4 (4.30%) Mobile Device Management
10 4 (4.30%) Web Development
11 3 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 15 (16.13%) PowerShell
2 14 (15.05%) Java
3 6 (6.45%) SQL
4 4 (4.30%) Perl
4 4 (4.30%) VB
5 3 (3.23%) VBScript
6 2 (2.15%) C
6 2 (2.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 21 (22.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (16.13%) MCSE
3 14 (15.05%) MCP
4 9 (9.68%) MCSA
5 7 (7.53%) SC Cleared
5 7 (7.53%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (4.30%) Degree
7 4 (4.30%) MCITP
8 3 (3.23%) CCNA
8 3 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.15%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.15%) MCTS
9 2 (2.15%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.08%) ACSA
10 1 (1.08%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.08%) CNA
10 1 (1.08%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.08%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.51%) SLA
2 1 (1.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 44 (47.31%) Active Directory
2 30 (32.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (7.53%) Hyper-V
3 7 (7.53%) VMware ESX
3 7 (7.53%) vSphere
3 7 (7.53%) XenApp
4 5 (5.38%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.30%) NFS
6 3 (3.23%) Samba
6 3 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (2.15%) Postfix
7 2 (2.15%) Sendmail
7 2 (2.15%) Veritas File System
8 1 (1.08%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.08%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.08%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.08%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (17.20%) SCCM
2 13 (13.98%) NetBackup
3 10 (10.75%) Backup Exec
3 10 (10.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 10 (10.75%) WSUS
4 5 (5.38%) BladeLogic
4 5 (5.38%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 5 (5.38%) Nagios
5 4 (4.30%) BMC PATROL
5 4 (4.30%) Cacti
5 4 (4.30%) Control-M
5 4 (4.30%) McAfee ePO
5 4 (4.30%) MIMEsweeper
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (4.30%) Oracle Identity Management
5 4 (4.30%) Puppet
5 4 (4.30%) SCOM
6 3 (3.23%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (3.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (2.15%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 90 (96.77%) Symantec
2 42 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 36 (38.71%) VMware
4 27 (29.03%) Citrix
4 27 (29.03%) Intel Security
5 23 (24.73%) Cisco
6 13 (13.98%) HP
7 12 (12.90%) Apple
8 10 (10.75%) Dell
8 10 (10.75%) FireEye
8 10 (10.75%) Lotus
8 10 (10.75%) Red Hat
9 8 (8.60%) Oracle
10 7 (7.53%) Sophos
11 6 (6.45%) Adobe
11 6 (6.45%) Brocade
11 6 (6.45%) CommVault
11 6 (6.45%) EMC
12 5 (5.38%) BMC
12 5 (5.38%) CA
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