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 27 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 578 542 534
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -8
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 21 28 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.054% 0.013%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.72% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
Average daily rate
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£400 £500 £241
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +107.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £425 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £600 £395
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 - £283
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 -
% change year-on-year
-3.88% -

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
4145 3888 3036
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.73% 7.49% 6.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2503 2186 1740
Average daily rate £417 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.34% +6.66%
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 £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 174 175
Average hourly rate £20.19 £21.00 £20.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.88% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.95 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £45.00 £35.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £24.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-10.41% +14.28%

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 27 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 18 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 27 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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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 -17 20 £375 -25.00% 9
South East -27 5 £315 - 2
South West -3 4 £255 - 3
London -14 1 £525 +5.00% 2
Hampshire - 1 £315 - 2
Surrey - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Wiltshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Portsmouth - - - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
Andover - - - - 1
Cheltenham - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 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 51 (100.00%) Symantec
2 37 (72.55%) Windows
3 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
4 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
5 28 (54.90%) SCCM
6 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
6 19 (37.25%) DNS
7 16 (31.37%) Citrix
7 16 (31.37%) DHCP
8 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
9 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
10 13 (25.49%) SCOM
11 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
11 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (21.57%) VMware
13 10 (19.61%) Terminal Services
13 10 (19.61%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (15.69%) MSI
14 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
14 8 (15.69%) MS Office
14 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
14 8 (15.69%) System Testing
14 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
15 7 (13.73%) ITIL
15 7 (13.73%) SQL
16 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
16 6 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (11.76%) Windows Vista

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 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 6 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (5.88%) Lync
3 2 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Office
2 6 (11.76%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (37.25%) DNS
2 16 (31.37%) DHCP
3 3 (5.88%) Firewall
4 2 (3.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.92%) SMS
4 2 (3.92%) WAN
4 2 (3.92%) VLAN
5 1 (1.96%) NAS
5 1 (1.96%) LDAP
5 1 (1.96%) SSH
5 1 (1.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.96%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.96%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MSI
General
1 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.84%) Finance
2 1 (1.96%) Law
2 1 (1.96%) Legal
2 1 (1.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (31.37%) Consultant
2 10 (19.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (9.80%) Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Help Desk Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (5.88%) Systems Support
5 3 (5.88%) Support Specialist
5 3 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.92%) Architect
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support
6 2 (3.92%) Administrator
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) SCCM Engineer
7 1 (1.96%) Storage Systems Administrator
7 1 (1.96%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.84%) PKI
3 1 (1.96%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 37 (72.55%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows 7
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (15.69%) Windows XP
7 6 (11.76%) Windows Vista
8 3 (5.88%) Android
8 3 (5.88%) Mac OS X
8 3 (5.88%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.96%) UNIX
9 1 (1.96%) Linux
9 1 (1.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.69%) System Testing
2 7 (13.73%) ITIL
3 3 (5.88%) Test Strategy
3 3 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (3.92%) Build Automation
4 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
4 2 (3.92%) Change Management
5 1 (1.96%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (1.96%) ITSM
5 1 (1.96%) Identity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Information Security
5 1 (1.96%) BPR
5 1 (1.96%) Configuration Management
5 1 (1.96%) Service Management
5 1 (1.96%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (1.96%) Problem Management
5 1 (1.96%) Capacity Management
5 1 (1.96%) Investment Management
5 1 (1.96%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (1.96%) ITIL V2
Programming Languages
1 13 (25.49%) PowerShell
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (3.92%) MCSE
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (1.96%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.88%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (68.63%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.61%) Terminal Services
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (15.69%) XenDesktop
5 5 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (5.88%) vSphere
6 3 (5.88%) XenApp
7 2 (3.92%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 28 (54.90%) SCCM
2 13 (25.49%) SCOM
3 10 (19.61%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (11.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (5.88%) Backup Exec
6 1 (1.96%) NetBackup
6 1 (1.96%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.96%) Puppet
6 1 (1.96%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (1.96%) SCSM
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Symantec
2 30 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 16 (31.37%) Citrix
4 11 (21.57%) VMware
5 5 (9.80%) HP
6 4 (7.84%) McAfee
6 4 (7.84%) Trend Micro
6 4 (7.84%) ServiceNow
7 3 (5.88%) Apple
8 2 (3.92%) Altiris
8 2 (3.92%) Dell
8 2 (3.92%) Veeam
9 1 (1.96%) Cisco
9 1 (1.96%) GFI Software
9 1 (1.96%) EMC
9 1 (1.96%) Sophos
9 1 (1.96%) Websense
9 1 (1.96%) Barracuda Networks
9 1 (1.96%) Kaseya
9 1 (1.96%) 3PAR
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