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 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 192 159 144
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -15
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 35 63 73
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.59% 1.15% 1.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.15% 2.21% 2.62%
Number of salaries quoted 29 48 64
Average salary £50,000 £35,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+42.85% -22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £23,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
3051 2848 2790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 51.27% 51.84% 50.13%
Number of salaries quoted 2097 2086 2311
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 August 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 29 August 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 -14 22 £52,500 +44.82% 3
Slough +11 6 £50,000 +42.85% 1
Bracknell -7 2 £37,500 +87.50% 2
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 46 (56.79%) VMware
3 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
4 39 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 35 (43.21%) Citrix
6 34 (41.98%) HP
6 34 (41.98%) Cisco
7 27 (33.33%) SAN
8 25 (30.86%) NetApp
9 24 (29.63%) NetBackup
9 24 (29.63%) ITIL
10 23 (28.40%) Active Directory
11 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
12 21 (25.93%) MCP
13 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
13 20 (24.69%) McAfee
13 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
14 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (23.46%) SQL
15 18 (22.22%) EMC
15 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
15 18 (22.22%) vSphere
16 17 (20.99%) IIS
16 17 (20.99%) MCSE
17 16 (19.75%) Degree
18 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
18 15 (18.52%) VMware ESX
18 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
19 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
19 14 (17.28%) SCCM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 17 (20.99%) IIS
2 14 (17.28%) MS Exchange
3 13 (16.05%) SharePoint
3 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2007
3 13 (16.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (12.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (4.94%) SharePoint 2010
6 4 (4.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (4.94%) Apache
7 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
7 2 (2.47%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
8 1 (1.23%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 13 (16.05%) MS Excel
2 11 (13.58%) MS Visio
3 5 (6.17%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.94%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (9.88%) Firewall
2 8 (9.88%) DHCP
2 8 (9.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (9.88%) Fibre Channel
3 7 (8.64%) iSCSI
3 7 (8.64%) DNS
4 6 (7.41%) NAS
5 5 (6.17%) VLAN
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco IOS
5 5 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (4.94%) Unified Communications
6 4 (4.94%) VPN
7 3 (3.70%) VoIP
8 2 (2.47%) WAN
8 2 (2.47%) LAN
8 2 (2.47%) FTP
8 2 (2.47%) SSL
8 2 (2.47%) 802.11
8 2 (2.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.47%) MySQL
4 1 (1.23%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 25 (30.86%) Consultant
2 13 (16.05%) Technical Consultant
3 12 (14.81%) Support Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (9.88%) Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Security Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Security Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Technical Support
6 5 (6.17%) Technical Architect
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Architect
6 5 (6.17%) Storage Consultant
6 5 (6.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 4 (4.94%) Server Engineer
7 4 (4.94%) Help Desk Support
7 4 (4.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (4.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.94%) COM
2 2 (2.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Blackberry
2 9 (11.11%) Clustering
3 8 (9.88%) FlexPod
4 7 (8.64%) EqualLogic
5 6 (7.41%) Replication
6 5 (6.17%) Computer Science
7 4 (4.94%) iPhone
7 4 (4.94%) Mathematics
7 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
7 4 (4.94%) Firmware
8 2 (2.47%) Thin Client
8 2 (2.47%) Fat Client
8 2 (2.47%) HP StorageWorks
8 2 (2.47%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (1.23%) IBM XIV
9 1 (1.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 20 (24.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (18.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (14.81%) Linux
6 9 (11.11%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.17%) Windows 2000 Server
7 5 (6.17%) Windows XP
8 4 (4.94%) Mac OS X
8 4 (4.94%) Windows 8
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.94%) Android
8 4 (4.94%) Windows Phone
9 2 (2.47%) CentOS
9 2 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.47%) UNIX
9 2 (2.47%) VMS
9 2 (2.47%) HPUX
9 2 (2.47%) Solaris
10 1 (1.23%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (29.63%) ITIL
2 11 (13.58%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (9.88%) Service Delivery
5 7 (8.64%) Configuration Management
6 6 (7.41%) SIEM
7 5 (6.17%) Time Management
7 5 (6.17%) Change Management
7 5 (6.17%) Data Management
8 4 (4.94%) Workflow
8 4 (4.94%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (4.94%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.94%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (3.70%) Change Control
9 3 (3.70%) Business Development
9 3 (3.70%) Asset Management
9 3 (3.70%) Incident Management
9 3 (3.70%) ITSM
9 3 (3.70%) ERP
10 2 (2.47%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 19 (23.46%) SQL
2 4 (4.94%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.70%) VBScript
4 2 (2.47%) VB
4 2 (2.47%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.47%) Bash Shell
4 2 (2.47%) Perl
Qualifications
1 21 (25.93%) MCP
2 20 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (20.99%) MCSE
5 16 (19.75%) Degree
6 15 (18.52%) Security Cleared
7 14 (17.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (16.05%) SC Cleared
9 10 (12.35%) MCITP
9 10 (12.35%) DV Cleared
9 10 (12.35%) NCDA
9 10 (12.35%) NCIE
9 10 (12.35%) VCAP
9 10 (12.35%) CCNP
9 10 (12.35%) CCNA
10 6 (7.41%) MCTS
11 5 (6.17%) VTSP
11 5 (6.17%) VCDX
12 4 (4.94%) ACSP
12 4 (4.94%) GNVQ
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.05%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 39 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (28.40%) Active Directory
3 22 (27.16%) Hyper-V
4 18 (22.22%) vSphere
5 15 (18.52%) VMware ESX
6 13 (16.05%) XenApp
7 11 (13.58%) XenDesktop
7 11 (13.58%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (8.64%) XenServer
9 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (2.47%) Snort
10 2 (2.47%) Nmap
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (2.47%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (1.23%) UAG
11 1 (1.23%) MetaFrame
11 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 24 (29.63%) NetBackup
2 14 (17.28%) SCCM
3 13 (16.05%) Backup Exec
4 12 (14.81%) Legato
5 10 (12.35%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (8.64%) SCOM
7 3 (3.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (3.70%) ARCserve
8 2 (2.47%) MOM
8 2 (2.47%) HP Quality Center
9 1 (1.23%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (1.23%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.23%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.23%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
9 1 (1.23%) OpenView
9 1 (1.23%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 46 (56.79%) VMware
2 44 (54.32%) Microsoft
3 35 (43.21%) Citrix
4 34 (41.98%) HP
4 34 (41.98%) Cisco
5 25 (30.86%) NetApp
6 20 (24.69%) McAfee
7 18 (22.22%) EMC
8 12 (14.81%) Dell
9 10 (12.35%) CheckPoint
10 8 (9.88%) Juniper
10 8 (9.88%) CommVault
11 7 (8.64%) Veritas
11 7 (8.64%) PlateSpin
11 7 (8.64%) Veeam
12 6 (7.41%) Fortinet
12 6 (7.41%) Websense
12 6 (7.41%) Blue Coat
12 6 (7.41%) Hitachi
12 6 (7.41%) IBM
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Great Start Up Opportunity
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