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 2 March 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 152 173 155
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -18
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 69 49 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.25% 0.89% 1.21%
As % of the Vendors category 2.44% 1.76% 2.23%
Number of salaries quoted 61 44 36
Average salary £43,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £34,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £48,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
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
2825 2785 2822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.27% 50.87% 54.12%
Number of salaries quoted 2077 2011 2138
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 March 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 2 March 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 +10 46 £40,000 -3.61% 4
Newbury - 4 £26,500 -
Bracknell -9 3 £57,500 +53.33%
Slough -2 1 - -
Thatcham -6 1 £23,500 -6.00%
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 69 (56.56%) Microsoft
2 62 (50.82%) Windows
3 55 (45.08%) HP
4 49 (40.16%) VMware
5 40 (32.79%) Active Directory
6 38 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (28.69%) Cisco
8 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 31 (25.41%) IBM
10 30 (24.59%) MS Exchange
11 26 (21.31%) Data Management
12 25 (20.49%) SLA
12 25 (20.49%) TCP/IP
13 24 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (19.67%) Firewall
13 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 23 (18.85%) Citrix
14 23 (18.85%) DNS
15 22 (18.03%) EMC
15 22 (18.03%) SAN
15 22 (18.03%) Linux
15 22 (18.03%) MCSE
16 21 (17.21%) McAfee
16 21 (17.21%) Hyper-V
17 20 (16.39%) Degree
17 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
18 19 (15.57%) MCP
19 18 (14.75%) IronPort
19 18 (14.75%) Windows 7
20 17 (13.93%) Oracle

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 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 30 (24.59%) MS Exchange
2 16 (13.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (11.48%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (6.56%) Lync
5 8 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (4.10%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (3.28%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2000
9 3 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.82%) Node.js
10 1 (0.82%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.82%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.82%) IIS
10 1 (0.82%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 20 (16.39%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.38%) MS Visio
2 9 (7.38%) MS Office
3 4 (3.28%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.64%) SaaS
3 1 (0.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (20.49%) TCP/IP
2 24 (19.67%) Firewall
3 23 (18.85%) DNS
4 22 (18.03%) SAN
5 13 (10.66%) LAN
6 11 (9.02%) SSL
7 9 (7.38%) VoIP
8 8 (6.56%) WAN
8 8 (6.56%) DHCP
9 7 (5.74%) VPN
10 6 (4.92%) Network Security
10 6 (4.92%) Cisco ASA
11 5 (4.10%) NAS
12 3 (2.46%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.64%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.64%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.64%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.64%) HTTP
13 2 (1.64%) Wireless
13 2 (1.64%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (11.48%) DB2
2 9 (7.38%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.28%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.82%) MySQL
6 1 (0.82%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.82%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.82%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.82%) Hudson
1 1 (0.82%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (4.10%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.28%) Finance
3 1 (0.82%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (16.39%) Consultant
2 17 (13.93%) Support Engineer
3 15 (12.30%) Trainee
4 12 (9.84%) Administrator
5 10 (8.20%) Architect
6 9 (7.38%) Technical Support
6 9 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (7.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 9 (7.38%) UNIX Administrator
6 9 (7.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.10%) Analyst
8 5 (4.10%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.10%) Graduate
8 5 (4.10%) Server Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 4 (3.28%) Security Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Senior UNIX Administrator
9 4 (3.28%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (3.28%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.64%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.82%) jQuery
2 1 (0.82%) RESTful
2 1 (0.82%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.82%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.82%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (0.82%) Sensu
2 1 (0.82%) COM
2 1 (0.82%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 15 (12.30%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (10.66%) Blackberry
3 7 (5.74%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.92%) Clustering
5 5 (4.10%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.64%) iPhone
6 2 (1.64%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.64%) Replication
6 2 (1.64%) PKI
7 1 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.82%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.82%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.82%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.82%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 62 (50.82%) Windows
2 33 (27.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (19.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (18.03%) Linux
5 18 (14.75%) Windows 7
6 17 (13.93%) UNIX
7 12 (9.84%) HPUX
7 12 (9.84%) SUSE
8 11 (9.02%) Debian
9 10 (8.20%) AIX
10 9 (7.38%) Windows XP
11 8 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 6 (4.92%) Solaris
13 3 (2.46%) Android
13 3 (2.46%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.82%) Apple iOS
14 1 (0.82%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.82%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.82%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (21.31%) Data Management
2 15 (12.30%) Information Security
2 15 (12.30%) ITIL
3 12 (9.84%) Migration
3 12 (9.84%) Change Control
4 10 (8.20%) Configuration Management
5 8 (6.56%) Project Management
5 8 (6.56%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (5.74%) Project Planning
7 5 (4.10%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.28%) Business Development
8 4 (3.28%) SIEM
8 4 (3.28%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (3.28%) Transition Management
9 3 (2.46%) ERP
10 2 (1.64%) Business Continuity
10 2 (1.64%) ITSM
10 2 (1.64%) Incident Management
10 2 (1.64%) Root Cause Analysis
10 2 (1.64%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.30%) PowerShell
2 14 (11.48%) SQL
3 4 (3.28%) VBScript
4 1 (0.82%) VB
4 1 (0.82%) Python
4 1 (0.82%) Ruby
4 1 (0.82%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.82%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.82%) Perl
Qualifications
1 24 (19.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (18.03%) MCSE
3 20 (16.39%) Degree
4 19 (15.57%) MCP
5 12 (9.84%) Security Cleared
6 10 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.38%) SC Cleared
7 9 (7.38%) DV Cleared
8 7 (5.74%) MCSA
8 7 (5.74%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (4.92%) HP ASE
10 5 (4.10%) CCNA
11 3 (2.46%) MCDST
11 3 (2.46%) MCITP
11 3 (2.46%) NCDA
11 3 (2.46%) NCIE
12 2 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.64%) Check Point Certification
12 2 (1.64%) CCNP
13 1 (0.82%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (20.49%) SLA
2 7 (5.74%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (32.79%) Active Directory
2 38 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (17.21%) Hyper-V
4 15 (12.30%) VMware ESX
5 12 (9.84%) Oracle RMAN
6 5 (4.10%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (3.28%) vSphere
8 3 (2.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.46%) XenApp
8 3 (2.46%) XenServer
9 2 (1.64%) pfSense
9 2 (1.64%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (10.66%) Backup Exec
2 9 (7.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (6.56%) NetBackup
3 8 (6.56%) WSUS
3 8 (6.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (4.10%) SCCM
4 5 (4.10%) SCOM
5 4 (3.28%) ARCserve
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.46%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (1.64%) AppManager
7 2 (1.64%) Legato
7 2 (1.64%) Nagios
8 1 (0.82%) Cacti
8 1 (0.82%) Puppet
8 1 (0.82%) collectd
8 1 (0.82%) logstash
8 1 (0.82%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.82%) Graphite
Vendors
1 69 (56.56%) Microsoft
2 55 (45.08%) HP
3 49 (40.16%) VMware
4 35 (28.69%) Cisco
5 31 (25.41%) IBM
6 23 (18.85%) Citrix
7 22 (18.03%) EMC
8 21 (17.21%) McAfee
9 18 (14.75%) IronPort
10 17 (13.93%) Oracle
11 12 (9.84%) Juniper
11 12 (9.84%) Red Hat
11 12 (9.84%) 3PAR
12 11 (9.02%) Sybase
13 9 (7.38%) NetApp
13 9 (7.38%) Brocade
14 8 (6.56%) CheckPoint
14 8 (6.56%) Veeam
15 7 (5.74%) Dell
16 5 (4.10%) Lotus
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TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Bell Integration
Posted: 12 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Excellent Competitive Salary with market leading benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive with excellent benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
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Posted: 19 days ago