The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 35 17 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +21
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 18 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 0.81% 12.59% 0.96%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 18.95% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 0
Average salary £35,000 £26,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.07% -
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Symantec
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region.

Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
97 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 78.23% 66.43% 49.52%
Number of salaries quoted 37 61 53
Average salary £39,000 £26,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.16% -41.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,300 £20,425
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £46,750
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Symantec
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Belfast

Symantec
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Acronis
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) CCNA
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Dell
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Avaya
2 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the Belfast 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 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) CCNA
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Dell
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) Avaya
1 1 (50.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Acronis