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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 177 184 159
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -25
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 41 29 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.81% 0.53% 1.23%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.07% 2.31%
Number of salaries quoted 35 19 50
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £38,600 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £80,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
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
2624 2721 2851
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.84% 49.64% 53.11%
Number of salaries quoted 1879 1920 2218
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £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 3 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 3 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 33 £40,000 -34.69% 9
Bracknell - 6 £60,000 - 1
Newbury - 4 £35,000 -
Slough -8 2 £35,000 -30.00% 2
Windsor - 2 £23,750 -
Maidenhead -1 1 £35,000 -30.00%
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 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 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 56 (51.85%) Windows
3 54 (50.00%) HP
4 49 (45.37%) VMware
5 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
6 35 (32.41%) VMware Infrastructure
7 29 (26.85%) MS Exchange
8 28 (25.93%) Cisco
8 28 (25.93%) IBM
8 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
9 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
10 26 (24.07%) Citrix
10 26 (24.07%) Project Management
11 25 (23.15%) Firewall
11 25 (23.15%) ITIL
11 25 (23.15%) MCP
12 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
12 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
13 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
14 22 (20.37%) SLA
14 22 (20.37%) MCSE
15 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
16 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
16 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
17 19 (17.59%) DNS
17 19 (17.59%) EMC
17 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
17 19 (17.59%) 3PAR
18 18 (16.67%) Backup Exec
18 18 (16.67%) Dell

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 29 (26.85%) MS Exchange
2 23 (21.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (13.89%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
4 9 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (8.33%) Lync
5 7 (6.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
9 2 (1.85%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.93%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.93%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.93%) Node.js
10 1 (0.93%) OpenStack
Applications
1 18 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.89%) MS Visio
2 15 (13.89%) MS Office
3 2 (1.85%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.26%) Mimecast
2 4 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (2.78%) Office 365
4 1 (0.93%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (23.15%) Firewall
2 20 (18.52%) TCP/IP
3 19 (17.59%) DNS
4 14 (12.96%) LAN
4 14 (12.96%) SSL
4 14 (12.96%) SAN
5 12 (11.11%) DHCP
6 6 (5.56%) VPN
6 6 (5.56%) NAS
7 5 (4.63%) WAN
8 3 (2.78%) VoIP
9 2 (1.85%) SDH
9 2 (1.85%) DWDM
9 2 (1.85%) Wireless
9 2 (1.85%) IPsec
9 2 (1.85%) Intrusion Detection
9 2 (1.85%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.85%) Network Security
10 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.26%) DB2
2 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.85%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.85%) Big Data
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.93%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.93%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.93%) MySQL
6 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Hudson
1 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.33%) Marketing
2 6 (5.56%) Finance
3 4 (3.70%) Law
3 4 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 3 (2.78%) Financial Institution
5 2 (1.85%) Back Office
6 1 (0.93%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (17.59%) Support Engineer
2 18 (16.67%) Consultant
3 15 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (13.89%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (12.04%) Architect
5 11 (10.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (7.41%) Analyst
7 7 (6.48%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (5.56%) Trainee
9 5 (4.63%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.63%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.63%) Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (3.70%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) UNIX Administrator
10 4 (3.70%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (3.70%) Transition Manager
10 4 (3.70%) Server Engineer
10 4 (3.70%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (3.70%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.85%) MSMQ
2 1 (0.93%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.93%) jQuery
2 1 (0.93%) RESTful
2 1 (0.93%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (0.93%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.93%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (0.93%) Sensu
2 1 (0.93%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 12 (11.11%) Client/Server
1 12 (11.11%) Data Centre
2 11 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.48%) Clustering
4 5 (4.63%) Blackberry
5 4 (3.70%) Life Science
6 3 (2.78%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.78%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.85%) PKI
7 2 (1.85%) HP Storage
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile Computing
8 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.93%) BYOD
8 1 (0.93%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.93%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.93%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 56 (51.85%) Windows
2 28 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 24 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (16.67%) Linux
6 17 (15.74%) UNIX
7 13 (12.04%) Windows XP
8 11 (10.19%) Solaris
9 10 (9.26%) HPUX
9 10 (9.26%) SUSE
9 10 (9.26%) Debian
10 9 (8.33%) AIX
11 6 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 3 (2.78%) Data ONTAP
13 2 (1.85%) Apple iOS
13 2 (1.85%) Mac OS X
13 2 (1.85%) Android
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
14 1 (0.93%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (24.07%) Project Management
2 25 (23.15%) ITIL
3 17 (15.74%) Configuration Management
4 16 (14.81%) Business Development
5 14 (12.96%) Migration
5 14 (12.96%) Change Control
6 13 (12.04%) Data Management
7 11 (10.19%) Project Planning
8 10 (9.26%) Security Patching
9 9 (8.33%) Information Security
9 9 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (5.56%) ITSM
10 6 (5.56%) Service Management
10 6 (5.56%) Incident Management
11 5 (4.63%) Root Cause Analysis
12 4 (3.70%) Transition Management
12 4 (3.70%) SIEM
12 4 (3.70%) PRINCE2
13 3 (2.78%) CRM
13 3 (2.78%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 15 (13.89%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.41%) SQL
3 3 (2.78%) Perl
3 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.85%) VBScript
5 1 (0.93%) VB
5 1 (0.93%) Python
5 1 (0.93%) Ruby
5 1 (0.93%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 25 (23.15%) MCP
2 24 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (20.37%) MCSE
4 20 (18.52%) Security Cleared
5 19 (17.59%) SC Cleared
6 17 (15.74%) Degree
7 16 (14.81%) DV Cleared
8 8 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (3.70%) CCNA
10 4 (3.70%) ISEB
11 3 (2.78%) CISSP
11 3 (2.78%) MCSA
11 3 (2.78%) CEH
11 3 (2.78%) NCDA
11 3 (2.78%) NCIE
12 2 (1.85%) CRISC
12 2 (1.85%) HP ASE
12 2 (1.85%) MCDST
12 2 (1.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (20.37%) SLA
2 14 (12.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 35 (32.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (19.44%) Hyper-V
4 15 (13.89%) VMware ESX
5 10 (9.26%) XenServer
6 4 (3.70%) Terminal Services
6 4 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.78%) XenApp
8 2 (1.85%) Snort
9 1 (0.93%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.93%) vSphere
9 1 (0.93%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 16 (14.81%) NetBackup
3 13 (12.04%) WSUS
4 8 (7.41%) Oracle RMAN
4 8 (7.41%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.63%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.70%) Nagios
6 4 (3.70%) ARCserve
6 4 (3.70%) SCCM
6 4 (3.70%) PureDisk
7 3 (2.78%) SCOM
8 2 (1.85%) Cisco UCCX
8 2 (1.85%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.93%) Cacti
9 1 (0.93%) Puppet
9 1 (0.93%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (0.93%) ServiceCenter
9 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.93%) collectd
Vendors
1 61 (56.48%) Microsoft
2 54 (50.00%) HP
3 49 (45.37%) VMware
4 28 (25.93%) Cisco
4 28 (25.93%) IBM
5 26 (24.07%) Citrix
6 19 (17.59%) EMC
6 19 (17.59%) 3PAR
7 18 (16.67%) Dell
8 17 (15.74%) NetApp
9 13 (12.04%) McAfee
9 13 (12.04%) Veeam
9 13 (12.04%) Varonis
10 12 (11.11%) Oracle
10 12 (11.11%) Sybase
11 10 (9.26%) Red Hat
11 10 (9.26%) Zerto
11 10 (9.26%) Neverfail
12 8 (7.41%) Juniper
12 8 (7.41%) Brocade
Bracknell, Berkshire
NES IT
Salary: pension etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum (package)
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: +Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 24 days ago