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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 191 181 159
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 32 41 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.54% 0.73% 1.24%
As % of the Vendors category 1.05% 1.39% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 25 35 58
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,200 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
3055 2943 2782
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.67% 52.25% 49.83%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 2159 2316
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 22 September 2014.

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 22 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
(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 -5 19 £39,000 +11.42% 6
Slough +3 3 £50,000 +42.85%
Bracknell -5 3 £37,500 +87.50% 2
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 52 (71.23%) Windows
2 43 (58.90%) VMware
3 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
4 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (46.58%) Citrix
6 30 (41.10%) HP
7 26 (35.62%) Cisco
8 24 (32.88%) NetBackup
9 23 (31.51%) SAN
10 22 (30.14%) Active Directory
10 22 (30.14%) ITIL
11 21 (28.77%) NetApp
12 20 (27.40%) SQL
12 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
13 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (26.03%) MCP
14 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
15 16 (21.92%) EMC
15 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 16 (21.92%) McAfee
16 15 (20.55%) VMware ESX
16 15 (20.55%) IIS
16 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
16 15 (20.55%) vSphere
16 15 (20.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
17 14 (19.18%) SCCM
17 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
17 14 (19.18%) XenApp
17 14 (19.18%) MCSE
17 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, 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 15 (20.55%) IIS
2 13 (17.81%) MS Exchange
3 12 (16.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (15.07%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (12.33%) SharePoint
6 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (5.48%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (5.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (4.11%) Apache
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.74%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
11 1 (1.37%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 12 (16.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.48%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.74%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 23 (31.51%) SAN
2 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
3 8 (10.96%) Fibre Channel
3 8 (10.96%) Firewall
4 7 (9.59%) DNS
5 5 (6.85%) DHCP
5 5 (6.85%) VLAN
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.85%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (5.48%) iSCSI
6 4 (5.48%) NAS
6 4 (5.48%) Unified Communications
7 3 (4.11%) VoIP
8 2 (2.74%) tcpdump
8 2 (2.74%) Network Security
8 2 (2.74%) Wireshark
8 2 (2.74%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (2.74%) Wireless
8 2 (2.74%) WPA
8 2 (2.74%) 802.11
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.22%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.37%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.37%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (32.88%) Consultant
2 12 (16.44%) Technical Consultant
3 10 (13.70%) Support Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (10.96%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (10.96%) Analyst
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Support
5 7 (9.59%) Technical Support Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Security Engineer
5 7 (9.59%) Security Support Engineer
6 6 (8.22%) Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Technical Architect
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (6.85%) Storage Consultant
8 4 (5.48%) Server Engineer
8 4 (5.48%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (5.48%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.11%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.74%) Software Packaging
1 2 (2.74%) COM
2 1 (1.37%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (12.33%) Clustering
3 8 (10.96%) Blackberry
3 8 (10.96%) FlexPod
4 7 (9.59%) EqualLogic
5 6 (8.22%) Replication
6 4 (5.48%) Firmware
7 3 (4.11%) Management Information System
7 3 (4.11%) Mathematics
7 3 (4.11%) Computer Science
8 2 (2.74%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (2.74%) iPhone
8 2 (2.74%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.74%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 52 (71.23%) Windows
2 19 (26.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (16.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (12.33%) Linux
5 9 (12.33%) Windows 7
6 5 (6.85%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.48%) UNIX
8 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.74%) Windows 8
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.74%) Android
9 2 (2.74%) CentOS
9 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.74%) Windows Vista
9 2 (2.74%) VMS
9 2 (2.74%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.37%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.37%) HPUX
10 1 (1.37%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (30.14%) ITIL
2 11 (15.07%) Technical Architecture
3 10 (13.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (9.59%) Configuration Management
4 7 (9.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.22%) SIEM
6 5 (6.85%) Change Management
6 5 (6.85%) Data Management
6 5 (6.85%) Change Control
7 4 (5.48%) Mentoring
7 4 (5.48%) Time Management
7 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.48%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.48%) Workflow
8 3 (4.11%) ERP
8 3 (4.11%) ITSM
8 3 (4.11%) Asset Management
8 3 (4.11%) Incident Management
9 2 (2.74%) Analytics
9 2 (2.74%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 20 (27.40%) SQL
2 5 (6.85%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.48%) VBScript
4 3 (4.11%) VB
4 3 (4.11%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.74%) Perl
6 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 19 (26.03%) MCP
2 17 (23.29%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (20.55%) Security Cleared
3 15 (20.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (19.18%) SC Cleared
4 14 (19.18%) MCSE
5 13 (17.81%) Degree
6 12 (16.44%) Cisco Certification
7 10 (13.70%) VCAP
7 10 (13.70%) NCDA
7 10 (13.70%) NCIE
8 9 (12.33%) DV Cleared
9 7 (9.59%) CCNP
9 7 (9.59%) MCITP
10 5 (6.85%) CCNA
10 5 (6.85%) MCTS
10 5 (6.85%) VTSP
10 5 (6.85%) VCDX
11 4 (5.48%) SCSE
11 4 (5.48%) SCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (17.81%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.37%) QA
System Software
1 38 (52.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (30.14%) Active Directory
3 20 (27.40%) Hyper-V
4 15 (20.55%) VMware ESX
4 15 (20.55%) vSphere
5 14 (19.18%) XenApp
6 11 (15.07%) XenDesktop
7 10 (13.70%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (9.59%) XenServer
9 4 (5.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (5.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.74%) Snort
10 2 (2.74%) Nmap
10 2 (2.74%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.37%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.37%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (32.88%) NetBackup
2 14 (19.18%) SCCM
3 13 (17.81%) Backup Exec
4 11 (15.07%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (13.70%) Legato
6 6 (8.22%) SCOM
7 4 (5.48%) ARCserve
8 3 (4.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (2.74%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (2.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (1.37%) OpenView
10 1 (1.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 1 (1.37%) MOM
10 1 (1.37%) Tivoli
10 1 (1.37%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 43 (58.90%) VMware
2 41 (56.16%) Microsoft
3 34 (46.58%) Citrix
4 30 (41.10%) HP
5 26 (35.62%) Cisco
6 21 (28.77%) NetApp
7 16 (21.92%) EMC
7 16 (21.92%) McAfee
8 12 (16.44%) Dell
9 10 (13.70%) CheckPoint
10 8 (10.96%) Juniper
10 8 (10.96%) CommVault
11 7 (9.59%) PlateSpin
11 7 (9.59%) Veeam
12 6 (8.22%) Blue Coat
12 6 (8.22%) Fortinet
12 6 (8.22%) Websense
12 6 (8.22%) Hitachi
13 5 (6.85%) IBM
14 4 (5.48%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18300 - £23300 per annum + £1,200 DV allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago