The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 32 43 36
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -7
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 0.37% 1.25% 0.94%
As % of the Vendors category 1.00% 1.86% 1.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1 3 3
Average salary £32,000 £42,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.70% +18.05%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 215 188
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.90% 66.98% 58.93%
Number of salaries quoted 65 167 141
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £28,650
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
Scotland

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Symantec
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Aberdeen region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Symantec 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 IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) PHP
2 1 (50.00%) MySQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Intranet
2 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (50.00%) Marketing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Apache
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Intranet
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (50.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PHP
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (50.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco