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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Endpoint Protection
Rank 563 574 587
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +13
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 41 13 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.071% 0.025% 0.021%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.91% 0.35% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 6 7
Average daily rate
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£400 £438 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +34.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £258 £240 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £570 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £350 £275
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +27.27%
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
4492 3753 3713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.74% 7.11% 6.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2677 2203 1945
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £312
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 177 158 192
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.60 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.63% +18.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £10.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +31.94%

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 30 September 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 14 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 30 September 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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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 0 36 £400 -8.57% 5
South East -5 13 £400 +14.28% 2
London +15 5 £170 -67.61%
Hampshire - 5 £316 - 1
Surrey -2 3 £320 -8.57%
Portsmouth - 2 - - 1
Reigate - - - -
Warrington - - - - 1
Wigan - - - -
Cheshire - - - - 1
Manchester - - - -
Andover - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
North West - - - - 1

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 70 (100.00%) Symantec
2 64 (91.43%) Windows
3 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
4 43 (61.43%) Active Directory
5 39 (55.71%) VMware
6 37 (52.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 33 (47.14%) Security Cleared
8 33 (47.14%) ITIL
9 29 (41.43%) MS Excel
9 29 (41.43%) SCCM
10 28 (40.00%) DNS
10 28 (40.00%) Firewall
11 26 (37.14%) DV Cleared
12 25 (35.71%) DHCP
12 25 (35.71%) HP
13 24 (34.29%) SLA
13 24 (34.29%) Windows 7
14 23 (32.86%) NetBackup
15 21 (30.00%) HP SIM
16 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
16 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
17 19 (27.14%) Citrix
17 19 (27.14%) Norton AntiVirus
18 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
19 15 (21.43%) Linux
20 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
20 14 (20.00%) VMware ESX
21 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
21 13 (18.57%) vSphere

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 14 (20.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (12.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (4.29%) IIS
6 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
7 2 (2.86%) Lync
7 2 (2.86%) WebSphere
7 2 (2.86%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 29 (41.43%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.71%) MS Office
3 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (40.00%) DNS
1 28 (40.00%) Firewall
2 25 (35.71%) DHCP
3 7 (10.00%) SAN
4 6 (8.57%) LAN
4 6 (8.57%) WAN
4 6 (8.57%) NAS
5 5 (7.14%) Internet
6 4 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 3 (4.29%) VPN
7 3 (4.29%) MPLS
7 3 (4.29%) DSL
7 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
7 3 (4.29%) Wireless
7 3 (4.29%) BIG-IP
8 2 (2.86%) SSH
9 1 (1.43%) VLAN
9 1 (1.43%) iSCSI
9 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.43%) MSI
General
1 20 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.14%) Finance
3 3 (4.29%) Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.86%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (2.86%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 23 (32.86%) Systems Administrator
1 23 (32.86%) Administrator
2 13 (18.57%) Storage Administrator
2 13 (18.57%) Storage Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
3 7 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Consultant
4 5 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Analyst
4 5 (7.14%) Support Specialist
4 5 (7.14%) Integration Engineer
4 5 (7.14%) Systems Integration Engineer
5 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (2.86%) Desktop Support
7 2 (2.86%) Support Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) Senior Desktop Engineer
7 2 (2.86%) IT Support
7 2 (2.86%) Wintel Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) JSP
1 5 (7.14%) Software Packaging
2 3 (4.29%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.29%) EqualLogic
2 3 (4.29%) Thin Client
2 3 (4.29%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.29%) Clustering
2 3 (4.29%) PKI
2 3 (4.29%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.43%) FMCG
3 1 (1.43%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 64 (91.43%) Windows
2 37 (52.86%) Windows Server 2003
3 35 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (34.29%) Windows 7
5 20 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (21.43%) Linux
7 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 12 (17.14%) Windows XP
9 5 (7.14%) Windows 8
10 3 (4.29%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.86%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.86%) HPUX
11 2 (2.86%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (47.14%) ITIL
2 13 (18.57%) Capacity Management
3 5 (7.14%) Software Distribution
3 5 (7.14%) Compatibility Testing
3 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
3 5 (7.14%) Migration
3 5 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
4 3 (4.29%) Web Development
4 3 (4.29%) Release Management
4 3 (4.29%) Product Management
4 3 (4.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (4.29%) Change Control
5 2 (2.86%) Customer Insight
5 2 (2.86%) Test Scripting
5 2 (2.86%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (2.86%) ITIL V2
5 2 (2.86%) Risk Analysis
5 2 (2.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (2.86%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 17 (24.29%) PowerShell
2 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 5 (7.14%) VBScript
2 5 (7.14%) VB
3 2 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (1.43%) C
4 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 33 (47.14%) Security Cleared
2 26 (37.14%) DV Cleared
3 11 (15.71%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (5.71%) MCSE
5 2 (2.86%) PMP
5 2 (2.86%) PMI Certification
6 1 (1.43%) MCSA
6 1 (1.43%) CCNA
6 1 (1.43%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (34.29%) SLA
2 5 (7.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 43 (61.43%) Active Directory
2 14 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 13 (18.57%) vSphere
4 12 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (12.86%) XenApp
6 8 (11.43%) Hyper-V
7 6 (8.57%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (7.14%) XenDesktop
8 5 (7.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (4.29%) Xen
9 3 (4.29%) NLBS
9 3 (4.29%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 2 (2.86%) IAG
10 2 (2.86%) UAG
10 2 (2.86%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.43%) vCloud
11 1 (1.43%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 29 (41.43%) SCCM
2 23 (32.86%) NetBackup
3 21 (30.00%) HP SIM
4 19 (27.14%) Norton AntiVirus
5 12 (17.14%) SCOM
6 11 (15.71%) WSUS
7 4 (5.71%) Backup Exec
8 3 (4.29%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 3 (4.29%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 3 (4.29%) WhatsUp Gold
9 2 (2.86%) SCVMM
9 2 (2.86%) Puppet
9 2 (2.86%) SCOrch
9 2 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (2.86%) SCSM
9 2 (2.86%) Tivoli
9 2 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Symantec
2 52 (74.29%) Microsoft
3 39 (55.71%) VMware
4 25 (35.71%) HP
5 19 (27.14%) Citrix
6 13 (18.57%) 3PAR
7 7 (10.00%) Lumension
8 5 (7.14%) Cisco
9 4 (5.71%) IBM
9 4 (5.71%) Remedy
9 4 (5.71%) AppSense
10 3 (4.29%) Dell
10 3 (4.29%) CA
10 3 (4.29%) NetApp
10 3 (4.29%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.86%) Sun
11 2 (2.86%) Intel
11 2 (2.86%) McAfee
11 2 (2.86%) Altiris
11 2 (2.86%) Barracuda Networks
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