The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 July 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 175 190 148
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -42
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 35 28 75
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.50% 1.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.02% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 31 19 57
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £27,400 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2561 2753 2865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.31% 49.56% 51.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1852 1911 2186
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £43,875
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Berkshire

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Symantec
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +9 20 £40,000 -20.00% 10
Bracknell - 8 £60,000 -
Slough -2 6 £39,000 -22.00% 1
Newbury - 4 £35,000 -
Windsor - 2 £23,750 -
Maidenhead +6 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 53 (56.38%) Microsoft
2 48 (51.06%) Windows
3 44 (46.81%) HP
4 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
5 40 (42.55%) VMware
6 30 (31.91%) ITIL
7 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
8 26 (27.66%) Citrix
8 26 (27.66%) Cisco
9 25 (26.60%) IBM
9 25 (26.60%) MS Exchange
9 25 (26.60%) Project Management
10 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
11 21 (22.34%) Firewall
11 21 (22.34%) SLA
11 21 (22.34%) Windows 7
12 20 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (19.15%) MCP
13 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
13 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
14 17 (18.09%) Linux
14 17 (18.09%) NetApp
14 17 (18.09%) Dell
14 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
14 17 (18.09%) Business Development
15 16 (17.02%) NetBackup
15 16 (17.02%) Backup Exec
15 16 (17.02%) EMC
15 16 (17.02%) MS Excel

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 25 (26.60%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.51%) Lync
4 8 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (7.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
7 2 (2.13%) IIS
7 2 (2.13%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.13%) OpenStack
8 1 (1.06%) Node.js
8 1 (1.06%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.06%) Apache Solr
8 1 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (17.02%) MS Excel
2 13 (13.83%) MS Visio
3 10 (10.64%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.57%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.13%) Office 365
3 1 (1.06%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (22.34%) Firewall
2 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
3 12 (12.77%) SAN
4 11 (11.70%) DNS
4 11 (11.70%) LAN
5 9 (9.57%) SSL
6 7 (7.45%) DHCP
7 6 (6.38%) VPN
7 6 (6.38%) WAN
7 6 (6.38%) NAS
8 2 (2.13%) Internet
8 2 (2.13%) DWDM
8 2 (2.13%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.13%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.13%) Network Security
8 2 (2.13%) FTP
8 2 (2.13%) SDH
9 1 (1.06%) VoIP
9 1 (1.06%) SNMP
9 1 (1.06%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.45%) SQL Server
1 7 (7.45%) DB2
2 3 (3.19%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.13%) Big Data
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.13%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.06%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.06%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.06%) Hudson
1 1 (1.06%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (9.57%) Marketing
2 8 (8.51%) Finance
3 6 (6.38%) Law
3 6 (6.38%) Manufacturing
4 4 (4.26%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.19%) Financial Institution
6 2 (2.13%) Back Office
7 1 (1.06%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (20.21%) Support Engineer
2 13 (13.83%) Architect
2 13 (13.83%) Consultant
2 13 (13.83%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (13.83%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 9 (9.57%) Analyst
4 7 (7.45%) Solutions Architect
5 6 (6.38%) Transition Manager
6 4 (4.26%) Security Engineer
6 4 (4.26%) Technical Specialist
6 4 (4.26%) Systems Administrator
6 4 (4.26%) Administrator
6 4 (4.26%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (4.26%) Security Support Engineer
7 3 (3.19%) UNIX Technical Specialist
7 3 (3.19%) Customer Solutions Architect
7 3 (3.19%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (3.19%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (3.19%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.06%) jQuery
2 1 (1.06%) RESTful
2 1 (1.06%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.06%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.06%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.06%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (8.51%) Client/Server
3 7 (7.45%) Clustering
3 7 (7.45%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.38%) Life Science
5 5 (5.32%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.19%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.19%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.13%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.06%) BYOD
8 1 (1.06%) Replication
8 1 (1.06%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.06%) PKI
8 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 48 (51.06%) Windows
2 23 (24.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (22.34%) Windows 7
4 18 (19.15%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (18.09%) Linux
6 14 (14.89%) UNIX
7 11 (11.70%) Solaris
8 8 (8.51%) Windows XP
9 7 (7.45%) AIX
9 7 (7.45%) HPUX
9 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (7.45%) SUSE
9 7 (7.45%) Debian
10 3 (3.19%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.06%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.06%) CentOS
11 1 (1.06%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.91%) ITIL
2 25 (26.60%) Project Management
3 17 (18.09%) Business Development
4 15 (15.96%) Configuration Management
5 11 (11.70%) Change Control
6 10 (10.64%) Migration
7 9 (9.57%) ITSM
7 9 (9.57%) Data Management
8 8 (8.51%) Information Security
8 8 (8.51%) Service Management
9 7 (7.45%) Incident Management
9 7 (7.45%) Project Planning
9 7 (7.45%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (7.45%) Security Patching
10 6 (6.38%) Transition Management
10 6 (6.38%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.38%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (4.26%) Security Management
11 4 (4.26%) Risk Management
11 4 (4.26%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 11 (11.70%) PowerShell
2 9 (9.57%) SQL
3 3 (3.19%) Perl
3 3 (3.19%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.13%) VBScript
5 1 (1.06%) VB
5 1 (1.06%) Python
5 1 (1.06%) Ruby
5 1 (1.06%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 18 (19.15%) MCP
1 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
1 18 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 17 (18.09%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.96%) Degree
3 15 (15.96%) MCSE
4 14 (14.89%) DV Cleared
5 6 (6.38%) ISEB
6 5 (5.32%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.19%) NCDA
8 3 (3.19%) NCIE
8 3 (3.19%) CEH
8 3 (3.19%) CISSP
9 2 (2.13%) MCSA
9 2 (2.13%) CCIE
9 2 (2.13%) CCNA
9 2 (2.13%) GSEC
9 2 (2.13%) GCIH
9 2 (2.13%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (22.34%) SLA
2 12 (12.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (43.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (28.72%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (15.96%) Hyper-V
4 11 (11.70%) VMware ESX
5 9 (9.57%) XenServer
6 4 (4.26%) Terminal Services
6 4 (4.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.19%) XenApp
7 3 (3.19%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (2.13%) vSphere
8 2 (2.13%) Snort
9 1 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 16 (17.02%) NetBackup
1 16 (17.02%) Backup Exec
2 9 (9.57%) WSUS
3 7 (7.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (6.38%) SCCM
4 6 (6.38%) SCOM
4 6 (6.38%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (5.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.26%) Nagios
6 4 (4.26%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.26%) PureDisk
7 2 (2.13%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.13%) Tivoli
7 2 (2.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (1.06%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.06%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.06%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.06%) collectd
8 1 (1.06%) logstash
Vendors
1 53 (56.38%) Microsoft
2 44 (46.81%) HP
3 40 (42.55%) VMware
4 26 (27.66%) Cisco
4 26 (27.66%) Citrix
5 25 (26.60%) IBM
6 17 (18.09%) Dell
6 17 (18.09%) NetApp
7 16 (17.02%) EMC
8 14 (14.89%) 3PAR
9 12 (12.77%) Varonis
10 10 (10.64%) McAfee
10 10 (10.64%) Veeam
11 9 (9.57%) Veritas
11 9 (9.57%) Oracle
11 9 (9.57%) Sybase
11 9 (9.57%) Zerto
11 9 (9.57%) Neverfail
12 7 (7.45%) Red Hat
13 6 (6.38%) CheckPoint
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