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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 563 564 587
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +23
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 38 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.069% 0.021% 0.027%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.90% 0.28% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 11
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£394 £483 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.39% +93.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £155 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £409 £616 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £615 £225
% change year-on-year
-35.97% +173.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
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
4218 3917 3906
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.61% 7.36% 6.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2234 2037
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 £233 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £315
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +6.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 144 146 180
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.25 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.60% +11.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.75 £12.98 £12.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £40.17 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £20.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-6.09% +2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 15 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 20 August 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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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 -5 33 £400 -17.09% 4
South East +8 9 £400 - 2
Hampshire - 4 £316 -
London +15 3 - -
Portsmouth - 1 - -
Spalding - - - -
Warrington - - - -
Cheshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
North West - - - -
Andover - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 68 (100.00%) Symantec
2 59 (86.76%) Windows
3 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
4 36 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
5 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
6 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
8 29 (42.65%) ITIL
9 27 (39.71%) Firewall
10 25 (36.76%) VMware
10 25 (36.76%) SCCM
11 24 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
12 23 (33.82%) DNS
12 23 (33.82%) DV Cleared
13 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
14 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
15 19 (27.94%) SLA
15 19 (27.94%) DHCP
15 19 (27.94%) NetBackup
15 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
16 18 (26.47%) HP
16 18 (26.47%) Citrix
17 17 (25.00%) Telecoms
17 17 (25.00%) HP SIM
18 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
19 13 (19.12%) SCOM
20 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
20 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
21 11 (16.18%) Linux
22 10 (14.71%) VMware ESX

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 12 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (10.29%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (4.41%) IIS
6 2 (2.94%) Lync
6 2 (2.94%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.94%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.47%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 20 (29.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 27 (39.71%) Firewall
2 23 (33.82%) DNS
3 19 (27.94%) DHCP
4 6 (8.82%) LAN
4 6 (8.82%) WAN
5 4 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 4 (5.88%) SAN
5 4 (5.88%) Internet
6 3 (4.41%) MPLS
6 3 (4.41%) DSL
6 3 (4.41%) VPN
6 3 (4.41%) Wireless
6 3 (4.41%) BIG-IP
6 3 (4.41%) NAS
6 3 (4.41%) NetScaler
7 2 (2.94%) Network Security
8 1 (1.47%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.47%) VLAN
8 1 (1.47%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.88%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
General
1 17 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.88%) Finance
3 3 (4.41%) Banking
3 3 (4.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.94%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (27.94%) Systems Administrator
1 19 (27.94%) Administrator
2 8 (11.76%) Storage Administrator
2 8 (11.76%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 8 (11.76%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.29%) Analyst
3 7 (10.29%) Consultant
4 6 (8.82%) Desktop Support
4 6 (8.82%) Support Specialist
4 6 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Integration Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 5 (7.35%) Systems Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (2.94%) IT Support
7 2 (2.94%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) Application Packaging
2 5 (7.35%) Software Packaging
2 5 (7.35%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.41%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.41%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.41%) EqualLogic
3 2 (2.94%) Clustering
4 1 (1.47%) PKI
4 1 (1.47%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.47%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 59 (86.76%) Windows
2 36 (52.94%) Windows Server 2003
3 31 (45.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (30.88%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (27.94%) Windows 7
6 12 (17.65%) Windows XP
7 11 (16.18%) Linux
8 8 (11.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (5.88%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.94%) HPUX
10 2 (2.94%) Solaris
11 1 (1.47%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (42.65%) ITIL
2 8 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 5 (7.35%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (7.35%) ITIL V3
3 5 (7.35%) Software Distribution
3 5 (7.35%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 3 (4.41%) Release Management
5 3 (4.41%) Web Development
5 3 (4.41%) Migration
5 3 (4.41%) Change Control
5 3 (4.41%) Test Scripting
5 3 (4.41%) Product Management
5 3 (4.41%) Data Management
6 2 (2.94%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (2.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (2.94%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (2.94%) PRINCE
6 2 (2.94%) Quality Management
6 2 (2.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
2 4 (5.88%) VBScript
2 4 (5.88%) VB
3 2 (2.94%) Perl
4 1 (1.47%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 30 (44.12%) Security Cleared
2 23 (33.82%) DV Cleared
3 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.88%) MCSE
5 2 (2.94%) PMP
5 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.47%) MCSA
6 1 (1.47%) CCNA
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (27.94%) SLA
2 5 (7.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.94%) QA
System Software
1 33 (48.53%) Active Directory
2 10 (14.71%) VMware ESX
3 8 (11.76%) Hyper-V
3 8 (11.76%) vSphere
4 6 (8.82%) XenApp
4 6 (8.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (7.35%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (4.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.41%) Xen
6 3 (4.41%) NLBS
6 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
7 2 (2.94%) vCloud
8 1 (1.47%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (1.47%) DFS Replication
8 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 25 (36.76%) SCCM
2 24 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 19 (27.94%) NetBackup
4 17 (25.00%) HP SIM
5 13 (19.12%) SCOM
6 10 (14.71%) WSUS
7 3 (4.41%) Business Desktop Deployment
7 3 (4.41%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (2.94%) Hyperic
9 1 (1.47%) Backup Exec
9 1 (1.47%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 68 (100.00%) Symantec
2 39 (57.35%) Microsoft
3 25 (36.76%) VMware
4 18 (26.47%) HP
4 18 (26.47%) Citrix
5 8 (11.76%) 3PAR
6 7 (10.29%) Lumension
6 7 (10.29%) Remedy
7 6 (8.82%) Altiris
8 5 (7.35%) Cisco
9 4 (5.88%) AppSense
10 3 (4.41%) IBM
10 3 (4.41%) CA
10 3 (4.41%) NetApp
10 3 (4.41%) CheckPoint
10 3 (4.41%) Oracle
11 2 (2.94%) Sun
12 1 (1.47%) Veeam
12 1 (1.47%) Dell
12 1 (1.47%) Intel
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