The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Berkshire 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 158 164 159
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -5
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 65 61 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.10% 1.15% 1.03%
As % of the Vendors category 2.23% 1.96% 2.08%
Number of salaries quoted 52 38 55
Average salary £42,750 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £26,000 £24,300
10% offered a salary of more than £78,000 £45,750 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2916 3107 3070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 49.52% 58.64% 49.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2111 2324 2576
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -2 36 £52,500 +40.00% 2
Maidenhead -4 14 £40,000 +14.28%
Thatcham - 6 £25,000 -
Slough - 1 £42,500 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 69 (64.49%) Windows
2 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
3 48 (44.86%) VMware
4 45 (42.06%) Cisco
4 45 (42.06%) Active Directory
5 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
6 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 33 (30.84%) Exchange Server 2010
9 29 (27.10%) Exchange Server 2013
9 29 (27.10%) Hyper-V
10 28 (26.17%) Exchange Server 2007
10 28 (26.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (26.17%) SAN
10 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2012
11 26 (24.30%) Backup Exec
11 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
12 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
12 25 (23.36%) SQL
13 24 (22.43%) MCSE
13 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
13 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
14 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
15 22 (20.56%) Firewall
15 22 (20.56%) IIS
15 22 (20.56%) MCITP
16 20 (18.69%) MCP
16 20 (18.69%) Citrix
16 20 (18.69%) McAfee
16 20 (18.69%) Blackberry

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 41 (38.32%) MS Exchange
2 33 (30.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 29 (27.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 28 (26.17%) Exchange Server 2003
4 28 (26.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 25 (23.36%) SharePoint
6 22 (20.56%) IIS
7 13 (12.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (6.54%) Exchange Server 2000
8 7 (6.54%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (6.54%) Lync
8 7 (6.54%) SharePoint 2013
9 6 (5.61%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (1.87%) Apache
10 2 (1.87%) WebLogic
11 1 (0.93%) SAS
11 1 (0.93%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.93%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.93%) WebSphere
Applications
1 24 (22.43%) MS Excel
2 8 (7.48%) MS Office
3 6 (5.61%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (10.28%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.61%) Office 365
2 5 (4.67%) SaaS
2 5 (4.67%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (26.17%) SAN
2 22 (20.56%) Firewall
3 17 (15.89%) TCP/IP
4 12 (11.21%) DHCP
4 12 (11.21%) DNS
5 11 (10.28%) VLAN
6 8 (7.48%) iSCSI
6 8 (7.48%) Internet
6 8 (7.48%) VPN
7 5 (4.67%) Unified Communications
8 4 (3.74%) Network Security
8 4 (3.74%) NAS
9 3 (2.80%) Cisco PIX
9 3 (2.80%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (2.80%) IntruShield
10 1 (0.93%) IPsec
10 1 (0.93%) S/MIME
10 1 (0.93%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.93%) LAN
10 1 (0.93%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.08%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (6.54%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (5.61%) MySQL
4 2 (1.87%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.93%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.93%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (3.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (5.61%) Finance
2 4 (3.74%) Marketing
3 1 (0.93%) Dutch Language
3 1 (0.93%) French Language
3 1 (0.93%) Advertising
3 1 (0.93%) Multimedia
3 1 (0.93%) Billing
Job Titles
1 12 (11.21%) Consultant
1 12 (11.21%) Support Engineer
2 7 (6.54%) Architect
2 7 (6.54%) Help Desk Engineer
2 7 (6.54%) Backup Engineer
3 6 (5.61%) Technical Architect
3 6 (5.61%) 3rd Line Support
3 6 (5.61%) Messaging Specialist
4 5 (4.67%) Analyst
4 5 (4.67%) Exchange Specialist
5 4 (3.74%) Cisco Specialist
5 4 (3.74%) Business Manager
5 4 (3.74%) IT Support
5 4 (3.74%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (3.74%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (3.74%) Administrator
5 4 (3.74%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (3.74%) Help Desk Support
6 3 (2.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (2.80%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.48%) COM
2 5 (4.67%) .NET
3 2 (1.87%) J2EE
4 1 (0.93%) HTML
4 1 (0.93%) XML
4 1 (0.93%) SAML
4 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 20 (18.69%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.48%) Clustering
3 7 (6.54%) iPhone
4 5 (4.67%) Computer Science
5 4 (3.74%) Mathematics
5 4 (3.74%) Management Information System
5 4 (3.74%) Open Source
6 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.93%) Replication
7 1 (0.93%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.93%) Firmware
7 1 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (64.49%) Windows
2 38 (35.51%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (33.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (26.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (16.82%) Linux
6 10 (9.35%) Windows XP
7 9 (8.41%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.48%) Windows Vista
8 8 (7.48%) Android
9 7 (6.54%) Windows Phone
9 7 (6.54%) Mac OS X
10 6 (5.61%) Windows 7
11 4 (3.74%) Solaris
12 2 (1.87%) HPUX
13 1 (0.93%) UNIX
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000
13 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
13 1 (0.93%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
13 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.82%) Migration
2 11 (10.28%) ITIL
2 11 (10.28%) CRM
3 10 (9.35%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.48%) Time Management
5 7 (6.54%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.54%) Ethical Hacking
6 6 (5.61%) Project Management
7 5 (4.67%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (4.67%) Data Management
7 5 (4.67%) Business Development
7 5 (4.67%) Change Control
8 4 (3.74%) SIEM
8 4 (3.74%) Service Management
9 3 (2.80%) Security Management
9 3 (2.80%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.80%) Information Security
9 3 (2.80%) Resource Management
9 3 (2.80%) Data Migration
10 2 (1.87%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 25 (23.36%) SQL
2 12 (11.21%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.61%) Perl
4 5 (4.67%) Python
5 4 (3.74%) Bash Shell
5 4 (3.74%) C++
6 3 (2.80%) VBScript
6 3 (2.80%) VB
7 2 (1.87%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.93%) Ruby
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.93%) Java
8 1 (0.93%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (22.43%) MCSE
1 24 (22.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (21.50%) Cisco Certification
3 22 (20.56%) MCITP
4 20 (18.69%) MCP
5 17 (15.89%) Degree
6 15 (14.02%) Security Cleared
6 15 (14.02%) CCNA
7 14 (13.08%) CCNP
8 12 (11.21%) MCSA
9 9 (8.41%) SC Cleared
10 7 (6.54%) ACSP
10 7 (6.54%) GNVQ
10 7 (6.54%) CEH
11 5 (4.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 5 (4.67%) DV Cleared
12 2 (1.87%) MCTS
12 2 (1.87%) CISSP
12 2 (1.87%) GCIA
12 2 (1.87%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.80%) SLA
2 1 (0.93%) QA
System Software
1 45 (42.06%) Active Directory
2 29 (27.10%) Hyper-V
3 26 (24.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (9.35%) vSphere
4 10 (9.35%) VMware ESX
5 6 (5.61%) XenApp
6 5 (4.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (3.74%) Terminal Services
7 4 (3.74%) Microsoft App-V
8 3 (2.80%) Snort
8 3 (2.80%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (1.87%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.87%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.87%) UAG
10 1 (0.93%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 1 (0.93%) Veritas File System
10 1 (0.93%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.93%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.93%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 26 (24.30%) Backup Exec
2 16 (14.95%) NetBackup
3 13 (12.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 12 (11.21%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (10.28%) Legato
6 10 (9.35%) ARCserve
6 10 (9.35%) SCCM
7 8 (7.48%) SCOM
8 4 (3.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (1.87%) MOM
9 2 (1.87%) Nagios
9 2 (1.87%) WSUS
9 2 (1.87%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (1.87%) PureDisk
9 2 (1.87%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (1.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 1 (0.93%) HP SIM
10 1 (0.93%) Puppet
10 1 (0.93%) SCDPM
10 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 65 (60.75%) Microsoft
2 48 (44.86%) VMware
3 45 (42.06%) Cisco
4 20 (18.69%) Citrix
4 20 (18.69%) McAfee
5 19 (17.76%) HP
6 16 (14.95%) Fortinet
7 14 (13.08%) Veritas
8 10 (9.35%) NetApp
8 10 (9.35%) IBM
8 10 (9.35%) CheckPoint
9 9 (8.41%) EMC
10 7 (6.54%) Lotus
10 7 (6.54%) Apple
10 7 (6.54%) Acronis
11 6 (5.61%) IronPort
12 5 (4.67%) TippingPoint
12 5 (4.67%) F5
12 5 (4.67%) Blue Coat
12 5 (4.67%) Websense
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Basic Salary + Company Benefits + Stocks
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum £30k basic & Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago