The table below looks at the statistics for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 3 months to 5 March 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
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 562 545 515
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -30
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 17 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.038% 0.018%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.53% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 8 7
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +122.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £362 £194
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £384
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £450 £335
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +34.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
4037 3616 2837
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.78% 7.22% 6.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 2397 2005 1623
Average daily rate £422 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.18% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 152 169
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £22.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -10.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £43.40 £39.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Symantec Endpoint Protection Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Trend

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

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Symantec Endpoint Protection Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Symantec Endpoint Protection Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 21 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 5 March 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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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 -13 16 £400 -20.00% 6
South East -16 7 £345 - 4
West Midlands -2 4 £511 +13.61%
Birmingham 0 3 £550 -
London -10 1 £525 +5.00%
Hampshire -14 1 £315 - 2
Surrey - - - -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Enfield - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Symantec Endpoint Protection.

1 60 (100.00%) Symantec
2 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
3 41 (68.33%) Windows
4 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
5 31 (51.67%) SCCM
6 23 (38.33%) DNS
7 22 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 20 (33.33%) DHCP
9 19 (31.67%) VMware
10 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (23.33%) MS Office
12 13 (21.67%) ITIL
12 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (20.00%) Citrix
13 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
14 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
14 11 (18.33%) SCOM
14 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
14 11 (18.33%) Norton AntiVirus
15 10 (16.67%) Terminal Services
15 10 (16.67%) HP
15 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
16 9 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
16 9 (15.00%) System Testing
16 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
16 9 (15.00%) MSI
17 8 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 8 (13.33%) SLA
17 8 (13.33%) SQL

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Symantec Endpoint Protection. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 15 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (23.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.67%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (38.33%) DNS
2 20 (33.33%) DHCP
3 7 (11.67%) Firewall
4 5 (8.33%) LAN
4 5 (8.33%) WAN
5 4 (6.67%) NAS
5 4 (6.67%) SAN
6 3 (5.00%) SSH
7 2 (3.33%) VLAN
7 2 (3.33%) SMS
8 1 (1.67%) LDAP
8 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MSI
General
1 7 (11.67%) Telecoms
2 5 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Back Office
3 1 (1.67%) Law
3 1 (1.67%) Legal
3 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (28.33%) Consultant
2 10 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (13.33%) Analyst
4 6 (10.00%) Help Desk Engineer
4 6 (10.00%) Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
5 5 (8.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
6 3 (5.00%) Systems Support
6 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (5.00%) Support Specialist
7 2 (3.33%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Security Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.33%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.33%) Architect
7 2 (3.33%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 4 (6.67%) PKI
3 1 (1.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 41 (68.33%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows 7
3 15 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 11 (18.33%) Windows XP
6 10 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (11.67%) Windows Vista
8 5 (8.33%) Linux
8 5 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (6.67%) Windows 8
10 3 (5.00%) Mac OS X
10 3 (5.00%) Android
11 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) ITIL
2 9 (15.00%) System Testing
3 5 (8.33%) Capacity Management
4 4 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.00%) ITIL V2
5 3 (5.00%) Test Strategy
6 2 (3.33%) ITSM
6 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.33%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.67%) BPR
7 1 (1.67%) Service Management
7 1 (1.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.67%) Investment Management
7 1 (1.67%) Identity Management
7 1 (1.67%) Information Security
7 1 (1.67%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.67%) Mobile Device Management
7 1 (1.67%) High Availability
7 1 (1.67%) Customer Insight
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (13.33%) SQL
3 1 (1.67%) C
3 1 (1.67%) VBScript
3 1 (1.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (15.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (11.67%) DV Cleared
3 6 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.33%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 42 (70.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (16.67%) Terminal Services
4 9 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (11.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (11.67%) vSphere
5 7 (11.67%) VMware ESX
6 6 (10.00%) XenDesktop
7 3 (5.00%) XenApp
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
8 1 (1.67%) UAG
8 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 31 (51.67%) SCCM
2 11 (18.33%) SCOM
2 11 (18.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (11.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 6 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 5 (8.33%) HP SIM
5 5 (8.33%) NetBackup
6 3 (5.00%) Puppet
6 3 (5.00%) SCOrch
6 3 (5.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 3 (5.00%) SCSM
7 2 (3.33%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli
8 1 (1.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Symantec
2 38 (63.33%) Microsoft
3 19 (31.67%) VMware
4 12 (20.00%) Citrix
5 10 (16.67%) HP
6 6 (10.00%) McAfee
7 5 (8.33%) 3PAR
8 4 (6.67%) Trend Micro
8 4 (6.67%) Dell
9 3 (5.00%) Cisco
9 3 (5.00%) Apple
9 3 (5.00%) Barracuda Networks
9 3 (5.00%) Kaseya
10 2 (3.33%) ServiceNow
10 2 (3.33%) Altiris
11 1 (1.67%) IBM
11 1 (1.67%) EMC
11 1 (1.67%) Intel
11 1 (1.67%) Websense
11 1 (1.67%) Sophos