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 28 June 2016 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 607 612 584
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -28
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 39 26 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.072% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 0.56% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 14
Median daily rate £300 £310 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.22% +7.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £194 £257 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £259 £300 £300
% change year-on-year
-13.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Median hourly rate £18.75 £20.19 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.10% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.19 -

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
6079 4673 4290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.29% 8.48% 8.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 3914 2886 2494
Median daily rate £450 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 157 127
Median hourly rate £30.75 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+46.42% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.49 £12.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £40.00 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+66.66% +10.52%

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 28 June 2016.

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 26 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 28 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 +6 30 £280 -5.25% 6
North East - 11 £228 -
Tyne and Wear - 11 £228 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £228 -
London -1 10 £445 +7.87% 2
Scotland - 8 £300 -
South East -4 6 £434 +42.29% 1
Erskine - 5 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £300 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £290 -
East of England +11 2 - -
Surrey - 2 £517 -
City of London +34 1 £300 -27.27%
Wales +18 1 £325 -9.72%
Hertfordshire +14 1 - -
South Wales +13 1 £325 -
Watford +9 1 - -
Spalding - 1 - - 2
Peterborough - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - - 2
Kent - 1 £434 -
West Sussex - 1 £434 -
East Midlands - 1 - - 2
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 2016, 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 66 (100.00%) Symantec
2 64 (96.97%) Windows
3 57 (86.36%) Active Directory
4 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
5 39 (59.09%) Windows 7
6 36 (54.55%) VMware
7 33 (50.00%) Citrix
8 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (45.45%) SCCM
10 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
10 27 (40.91%) Blackberry
10 27 (40.91%) DNS
11 26 (39.39%) Windows Server
12 24 (36.36%) ITIL
13 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
14 20 (30.30%) DHCP
15 19 (28.79%) Finance
15 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
16 18 (27.27%) HP
16 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
17 17 (25.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
18 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
19 15 (22.73%) SCOM
19 15 (22.73%) vSphere
19 15 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
19 15 (22.73%) Lumension
20 14 (21.21%) XenApp
20 14 (21.21%) Norton AntiVirus
21 13 (19.70%) Linux
21 13 (19.70%) MS Office

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 23 (34.85%) MS Exchange
2 17 (25.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (19.70%) Skype for Business
4 8 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.09%) SharePoint
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (19.70%) MS Office
2 4 (6.06%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.64%) Mimecast
2 5 (7.58%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.91%) DNS
2 20 (30.30%) DHCP
3 10 (15.15%) LAN
3 10 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 10 (15.15%) WAN
4 9 (13.64%) Wireless
5 6 (9.09%) SAN
6 5 (7.58%) LDAP
7 4 (6.06%) NetScaler
7 4 (6.06%) SMTP
8 3 (4.55%) Firewall
8 3 (4.55%) Internet
9 2 (3.03%) VPN
10 1 (1.52%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.52%) iSCSI
10 1 (1.52%) NAS
10 1 (1.52%) Network Security
10 1 (1.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (18.18%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.61%) MySQL
2 7 (10.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (6.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.03%) Apache Hive
4 2 (3.03%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.58%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.52%) Metasploit
General
1 19 (28.79%) Finance
2 9 (13.64%) Legal
3 2 (3.03%) Law
4 1 (1.52%) Advertising
4 1 (1.52%) Back Office
4 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 25 (37.88%) Analyst
2 10 (15.15%) Security Engineer
2 10 (15.15%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Administrator
5 7 (10.61%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.61%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.61%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Support Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Support
6 6 (9.09%) Systems Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (7.58%) Infrastructure Support
7 5 (7.58%) Mac Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (6.06%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.58%) JSON
1 5 (7.58%) REST
1 5 (7.58%) XML
2 2 (3.03%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 27 (40.91%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.64%) AS400
2 9 (13.64%) Clustering
2 9 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 6 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 5 (7.58%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.58%) Computer Science
5 4 (6.06%) PKI
6 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
7 2 (3.03%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.03%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.52%) EMC VNX
8 1 (1.52%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 64 (96.97%) Windows
2 39 (59.09%) Windows 7
3 31 (46.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (40.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (39.39%) Windows Server
6 18 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 16 (24.24%) Windows XP
8 13 (19.70%) Linux
9 11 (16.67%) Windows 10
10 7 (10.61%) Android
10 7 (10.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (9.09%) Apple iOS
11 6 (9.09%) Mac OS X
11 6 (9.09%) Windows 8
12 5 (7.58%) CentOS
12 5 (7.58%) Mac OS X Server
13 3 (4.55%) Unix
14 2 (3.03%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.36%) ITIL
2 15 (22.73%) Root Cause Analysis
3 13 (19.70%) Mentoring
4 10 (15.15%) Security Management
5 9 (13.64%) Coaching
6 8 (12.12%) Application Virtualisation
7 7 (10.61%) Release Management
8 6 (9.09%) Unit Testing
8 6 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
9 5 (7.58%) Application Packaging
9 5 (7.58%) Problem Management
10 4 (6.06%) Asset Management
10 4 (6.06%) High Availability
10 4 (6.06%) Migration
11 3 (4.55%) Business Continuity
11 3 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (4.55%) Incident Management
11 3 (4.55%) Security Operations
12 2 (3.03%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 2 (3.03%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 12 (18.18%) PowerShell
1 12 (18.18%) SQL
2 10 (15.15%) C
3 7 (10.61%) Python
4 5 (7.58%) Bash Shell
4 5 (7.58%) Perl
5 2 (3.03%) Java
5 2 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (13.64%) MCP
3 8 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 7 (10.61%) SC Cleared
5 6 (9.09%) Degree
6 3 (4.55%) MCSE
6 3 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CCNA
7 1 (1.52%) CEH
7 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.52%) CISM
7 1 (1.52%) CISSP
7 1 (1.52%) RHCE
7 1 (1.52%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.15%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (9.09%) SLA
3 1 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 57 (86.36%) Active Directory
2 19 (28.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (22.73%) vSphere
4 14 (21.21%) XenApp
5 11 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
7 7 (10.61%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (9.09%) BitLocker
9 5 (7.58%) Hyper-V
9 5 (7.58%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (7.58%) VirtualBox
10 3 (4.55%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.52%) NFS
11 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
11 1 (1.52%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 30 (45.45%) SCCM
2 15 (22.73%) SCOM
3 14 (21.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 12 (18.18%) Backup Exec
5 9 (13.64%) Failover Clustering
5 9 (13.64%) HP SIM
5 9 (13.64%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (9.09%) Casper Suite
6 6 (9.09%) WSUS
7 4 (6.06%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (6.06%) SCVMM
8 3 (4.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (3.03%) ArcSight ESM
9 2 (3.03%) Puppet
10 1 (1.52%) Nessus
10 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
10 1 (1.52%) QRadar
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Symantec
2 51 (77.27%) Microsoft
3 36 (54.55%) VMware
4 33 (50.00%) Citrix
5 18 (27.27%) HP
6 15 (22.73%) Lumension
7 11 (16.67%) IBM
7 11 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 10 (15.15%) AppSense
8 10 (15.15%) Red Hat
9 9 (13.64%) Avaya
9 9 (13.64%) Becrypt
9 9 (13.64%) CA
10 8 (12.12%) Apple
11 7 (10.61%) Cisco
12 6 (9.09%) Altiris
13 5 (7.58%) CheckPoint
13 5 (7.58%) Google
14 4 (6.06%) 3PAR
14 4 (6.06%) Brocade