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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Endpoint Protection
UK
Rank 560 613 577
Rank change year-on-year
+53 -36
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 32 12 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.024% 0.043%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.67% 0.27% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 9 11
Median daily rate £313 £413 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.24% -12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £162 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £472 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £394 £505
% change year-on-year
-20.63% -22.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £23.00 - -
UK excluding London median 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
4752 4389 4488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.62% 8.80% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3134 2710 2704
Median daily rate £475 £435 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.19% +4.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 118 146 140
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.85 £19.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.29% +17.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £52.50 £39.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £21.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-3.57% -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +29 25 £325 -21.21% 1
London +2 12 £326 -27.66% 1
South West +22 5 £313 +83.82%
Bristol - 5 £313 -
Belfast - 5 £225 -
Northern Ireland - 5 £225 -
County Antrim - 5 £225 -
South East +19 3 £325 -0.76%
Kent - 3 £325 -
City of London - 3 £326 -
Tunbridge Wells - 3 £325 -
Watford +1 2 - -
Hertfordshire +1 2 - -
East of England -1 2 - -
Edinburgh - 2 - -
Scotland - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £273 -
Midlands - 1 £475 -
Rotherham - 1 £273 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £273 -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection.

1 57 (100.00%) Symantec
2 47 (82.46%) Windows
3 45 (78.95%) Microsoft
4 34 (59.65%) Active Directory
4 34 (59.65%) VMware
5 31 (54.39%) VMware Infrastructure
6 28 (49.12%) Windows 7
7 27 (47.37%) SCCM
8 26 (45.61%) Cisco
9 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2008
10 21 (36.84%) DNS
10 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
11 20 (35.09%) XenDesktop
11 20 (35.09%) VPN
11 20 (35.09%) Incident Management
12 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
13 18 (31.58%) XenApp
13 18 (31.58%) Finance
14 17 (29.82%) Microsoft App-V
15 16 (28.07%) VMware ESX
15 16 (28.07%) Citrix
15 16 (28.07%) Internet
16 15 (26.32%) CA
16 15 (26.32%) MS Office
16 15 (26.32%) AppSense
16 15 (26.32%) Skype for Business
16 15 (26.32%) Performance Management
16 15 (26.32%) BitLocker
17 14 (24.56%) VMware ESXi
17 14 (24.56%) ITIL

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 15 (26.32%) Skype for Business
2 10 (17.54%) MS Exchange
3 9 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (7.02%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 15 (26.32%) MS Office
2 6 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.75%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.53%) Office 365
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.51%) G Suite
4 1 (1.75%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 21 (36.84%) DNS
2 20 (35.09%) VPN
3 16 (28.07%) Internet
4 10 (17.54%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (17.54%) DHCP
4 10 (17.54%) Firewall
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco IOS
5 7 (12.28%) Cisco Nexus
5 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 7 (12.28%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 7 (12.28%) WLAN
6 4 (7.02%) SAN
7 2 (3.51%) FTP
7 2 (3.51%) LDAP
7 2 (3.51%) SMTP
7 2 (3.51%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.75%) IP Telephony
8 1 (1.75%) NAS
8 1 (1.75%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.28%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.51%) WinDbg
General
1 18 (31.58%) Finance
2 13 (22.81%) Law
3 4 (7.02%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.51%) Banking
5 2 (3.51%) Electronics
5 2 (3.51%) Marketing
6 1 (1.75%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (38.60%) Analyst
2 10 (17.54%) Administrator
3 9 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
4 8 (14.04%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (12.28%) Citrix Analyst
5 7 (12.28%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (10.53%) IT Analyst
6 6 (10.53%) SOC Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Architect
7 5 (8.77%) Consultant
7 5 (8.77%) Security Analyst
7 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) IT Engineer
8 4 (7.02%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Desktop Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) IT Support
9 3 (5.26%) IT Support Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Mac Engineer
9 3 (5.26%) Senior Server Analyst
9 3 (5.26%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) Regular Expression
2 2 (3.51%) JSON
2 2 (3.51%) REST
2 2 (3.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (22.81%) Fat Client
1 13 (22.81%) Management Information System
1 13 (22.81%) Thin Client
2 9 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 9 (15.79%) Video Conferencing
3 7 (12.28%) PKI
4 6 (10.53%) Blackberry
5 4 (7.02%) Virtual Team
6 3 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (5.26%) Clustering
6 3 (5.26%) Security Operations Centre
7 1 (1.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.75%) Replication
7 1 (1.75%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 47 (82.46%) Windows
2 28 (49.12%) Windows 7
3 25 (43.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (36.84%) Windows Server
5 19 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (22.81%) Windows Server 2003
7 12 (21.05%) Windows 8
8 9 (15.79%) Linux
8 9 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (12.28%) Windows 10
10 4 (7.02%) Android
11 3 (5.26%) Unix
12 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
12 2 (3.51%) CentOS
12 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X
12 2 (3.51%) Mac OS X Server
12 2 (3.51%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (35.09%) Incident Management
2 15 (26.32%) Performance Management
3 14 (24.56%) ITIL
4 13 (22.81%) Application Virtualisation
5 8 (14.04%) SIEM
6 7 (12.28%) Information Management
6 7 (12.28%) Information Security
6 7 (12.28%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 7 (12.28%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (12.28%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 6 (10.53%) Configuration Management
7 6 (10.53%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (10.53%) Network Management
7 6 (10.53%) Problem Management
7 6 (10.53%) Process Improvement
7 6 (10.53%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (10.53%) Service Design
8 5 (8.77%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.77%) IT Asset Management
8 5 (8.77%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) PowerShell
2 6 (10.53%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.51%) Perl
3 2 (3.51%) Python
3 2 (3.51%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (10.53%) SC Cleared
1 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
2 3 (5.26%) CISSP
2 3 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.51%) Degree
3 2 (3.51%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (59.65%) Active Directory
2 31 (54.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (35.09%) XenDesktop
4 18 (31.58%) XenApp
5 17 (29.82%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (28.07%) VMware ESX
7 15 (26.32%) BitLocker
8 14 (24.56%) VMware ESXi
9 9 (15.79%) Hyper-V
10 4 (7.02%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (3.51%) VirtualBox
11 2 (3.51%) XenServer
12 1 (1.75%) ProxySG
12 1 (1.75%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 27 (47.37%) SCCM
2 13 (22.81%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (14.04%) Backup Exec
4 7 (12.28%) Nessus
4 7 (12.28%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (10.53%) SCOM
6 5 (8.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (5.26%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 2 (3.51%) Casper Suite
8 2 (3.51%) Failover Clustering
8 2 (3.51%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.75%) DameWare
9 1 (1.75%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 57 (100.00%) Symantec
2 45 (78.95%) Microsoft
3 34 (59.65%) VMware
4 26 (45.61%) Cisco
5 16 (28.07%) Citrix
6 15 (26.32%) AppSense
6 15 (26.32%) CA
7 14 (24.56%) CheckPoint
8 13 (22.81%) Wyse
9 12 (21.05%) Veeam
10 9 (15.79%) Red Hat
11 7 (12.28%) F5
11 7 (12.28%) Lumension
11 7 (12.28%) Polycom
11 7 (12.28%) ScanSafe
11 7 (12.28%) Sourcefire
11 7 (12.28%) Splunk
12 6 (10.53%) Apple
13 4 (7.02%) HP
14 3 (5.26%) Dell