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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 612 622 563
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -59
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 31 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.057% 0.042% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.49% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 15 16
Median daily rate £295 £425 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.58% +15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £330 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £472 £425 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £220 £425 £369
% change year-on-year
-48.23% +15.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.35 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.95% -8.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.50 - -

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
6073 4888 4345
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.22% 8.58% 8.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3997 3004 2534
Median daily rate £450 £400 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 143 132
Median hourly rate £28.63 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.72% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.03 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.25 £30.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

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 24 July 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 23 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 24 July 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 -15 22 £210 -50.58% 2
London +5 9 £461 +11.81% 1
North East - 9 £170 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 9 £170 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £170 -
Scotland - 8 £300 -
Erskine - 5 £300 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £300 -
Edinburgh - 3 £290 -
South East -4 2 - -
Wales +14 1 £325 -9.72%
South Wales +13 1 £325 -
East of England +5 1 - - 1
Hertfordshire +1 1 - - 1
Watford -5 1 - - 1
Spalding - 1 - -
Addlestone - 1 - -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -
Surrey - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £325 -
Bracknell - 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 69 (100.00%) Symantec
2 68 (98.55%) Windows
3 61 (88.41%) Active Directory
4 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
5 40 (57.97%) Windows 7
6 37 (53.62%) Citrix
6 37 (53.62%) VMware
7 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (43.48%) SCCM
9 29 (42.03%) DNS
10 28 (40.58%) Blackberry
11 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
12 26 (37.68%) ITIL
13 24 (34.78%) DHCP
14 23 (33.33%) MS Exchange
15 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (27.54%) Finance
15 19 (27.54%) Lumension
16 18 (26.09%) vSphere
17 17 (24.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
17 17 (24.64%) HP
18 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
18 16 (23.19%) Root Cause Analysis
19 15 (21.74%) Intel Security
20 14 (20.29%) Norton AntiVirus
20 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
20 14 (20.29%) Security Management
20 14 (20.29%) SCOM
20 14 (20.29%) BPSS Clearance

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 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 17 (24.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (17.39%) Skype for Business
4 8 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (7.25%) SharePoint
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (5.80%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Office
2 4 (5.80%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.04%) Mimecast
2 5 (7.25%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (42.03%) DNS
2 24 (34.78%) DHCP
3 10 (14.49%) LAN
3 10 (14.49%) TCP/IP
3 10 (14.49%) WAN
4 9 (13.04%) Wireless
5 6 (8.70%) LDAP
5 6 (8.70%) SAN
6 4 (5.80%) Internet
6 4 (5.80%) NetScaler
6 4 (5.80%) SMTP
7 2 (2.90%) Firewall
8 1 (1.45%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.45%) iSCSI
8 1 (1.45%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 7 (10.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (8.70%) MySQL
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (5.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.45%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (7.25%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.45%) JIRA
General
1 19 (27.54%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Legal
3 2 (2.90%) Law
3 2 (2.90%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (31.88%) Analyst
2 13 (18.84%) Security Engineer
3 9 (13.04%) Service Analyst
3 9 (13.04%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Administrator
5 7 (10.14%) Desktop Support
5 7 (10.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (10.14%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
6 6 (8.70%) Support Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Analyst
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Support
6 6 (8.70%) Systems Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (7.25%) Mac Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) SCCM Engineer
7 5 (7.25%) Server Support
7 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.70%) JSON
1 6 (8.70%) REST
1 6 (8.70%) XML
2 1 (1.45%) .NET
2 1 (1.45%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Blackberry
2 9 (13.04%) AS400
2 9 (13.04%) Clustering
2 9 (13.04%) Mathematics
3 7 (10.14%) Computer Science
4 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (7.25%) Data Centre
5 4 (5.80%) PKI
6 1 (1.45%) EMC VNX
6 1 (1.45%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.45%) NHS
6 1 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
6 1 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (98.55%) Windows
2 40 (57.97%) Windows 7
3 31 (44.93%) Windows Server 2008
4 30 (43.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (39.13%) Windows Server
6 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2003
7 14 (20.29%) Windows XP
8 12 (17.39%) Windows 10
9 11 (15.94%) Linux
10 9 (13.04%) Android
11 7 (10.14%) Apple iOS
11 7 (10.14%) Mac OS X
11 7 (10.14%) Windows 8
12 6 (8.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 5 (7.25%) CentOS
13 5 (7.25%) Mac OS X Server
14 2 (2.90%) Unix
15 1 (1.45%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (37.68%) ITIL
2 16 (23.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 14 (20.29%) Security Management
4 13 (18.84%) Mentoring
5 9 (13.04%) Coaching
5 9 (13.04%) Release Management
6 7 (10.14%) Application Virtualisation
7 6 (8.70%) Unit Testing
7 6 (8.70%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
8 5 (7.25%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.80%) Asset Management
9 4 (5.80%) High Availability
9 4 (5.80%) Migration
10 2 (2.90%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 1 (1.45%) Dashboard Development
11 1 (1.45%) Presales
11 1 (1.45%) Security Hardening
11 1 (1.45%) Security Operations
11 1 (1.45%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (18.84%) PowerShell
2 12 (17.39%) SQL
3 10 (14.49%) C
4 6 (8.70%) Python
5 5 (7.25%) Bash Shell
5 5 (7.25%) Perl
6 2 (2.90%) VBScript
7 1 (1.45%) C#
7 1 (1.45%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (20.29%) BPSS Clearance
2 9 (13.04%) Degree
2 9 (13.04%) MCP
3 8 (11.59%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.59%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.90%) MCSE
4 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (18.84%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (8.70%) SLA
3 1 (1.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 61 (88.41%) Active Directory
2 18 (26.09%) vSphere
3 16 (23.19%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (18.84%) XenApp
5 10 (14.49%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (10.14%) XenDesktop
7 6 (8.70%) BitLocker
8 5 (7.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (7.25%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (7.25%) VirtualBox
9 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
10 1 (1.45%) NFS
10 1 (1.45%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 30 (43.48%) SCCM
2 14 (20.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (20.29%) SCOM
3 11 (15.94%) Backup Exec
4 9 (13.04%) Failover Clustering
4 9 (13.04%) HP SIM
4 9 (13.04%) Microsoft Clustering
5 7 (10.14%) Casper Suite
6 5 (7.25%) WSUS
7 4 (5.80%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (5.80%) SCVMM
8 3 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.45%) ArcSight ESM
9 1 (1.45%) NetBackup
9 1 (1.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Symantec
2 54 (78.26%) Microsoft
3 37 (53.62%) Citrix
3 37 (53.62%) VMware
4 19 (27.54%) Lumension
5 17 (24.64%) HP
6 15 (21.74%) Intel Security
7 11 (15.94%) IBM
8 10 (14.49%) Apple
9 9 (13.04%) AppSense
9 9 (13.04%) Avaya
9 9 (13.04%) Becrypt
9 9 (13.04%) Red Hat
10 7 (10.14%) CA
11 6 (8.70%) Altiris
12 5 (7.25%) Google
13 4 (5.80%) 3PAR
13 4 (5.80%) arcserve
13 4 (5.80%) Brocade
13 4 (5.80%) Cisco