The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 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 Belfast 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 20 32 36
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 2 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 10.14% 1.15% 1.69%
As % of the Vendors category 15.63% 2.11% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 0 0
Average salary £26,250 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
96 95 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 64.86% 54.60% 58.19%
Number of salaries quoted 57 50 54
Average salary £26,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.14% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £19,750 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £56,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
County Antrim

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 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 20 (100.00%) Windows
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 20 (100.00%) Veritas
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) VMware ESX
2 19 (95.00%) NetBackup
2 19 (95.00%) Backup Exec
2 19 (95.00%) Sophos
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
2 19 (95.00%) SAN
2 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL
2 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 19 (95.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 19 (95.00%) NAS
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
2 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
3 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
3 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 19 (95.00%) IIS
2 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 20 (100.00%) DHCP
1 20 (100.00%) DNS
1 20 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (95.00%) NAS
2 19 (95.00%) SAN
3 1 (5.00%) CTI
3 1 (5.00%) HTTP
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 13 (65.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (95.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Clustering
2 6 (30.00%) NHS
3 1 (5.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 20 (100.00%) Windows
2 19 (95.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL
1 19 (95.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 19 (95.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 19 (95.00%) ITIL V3
2 8 (40.00%) Capacity Management
2 8 (40.00%) Compatibility Testing
Qualifications
1 19 (95.00%) SC Cleared
1 19 (95.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.00%) CCNA
2 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 20 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (95.00%) VMware ESX
2 19 (95.00%) vSphere
3 8 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 19 (95.00%) NetBackup
1 19 (95.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (70.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 20 (100.00%) Veritas
2 19 (95.00%) Sophos
2 19 (95.00%) VMware
2 19 (95.00%) Citrix
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco