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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 195 191 169
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 34 34 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.57% 0.57% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 1.09% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 27 33 42
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £23,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
3107 3122 2630
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 52.07% 52.58% 49.09%
Number of salaries quoted 2067 2337 2133
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 24 October 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 24 October 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 20 £37,500 -6.25% 9
Bracknell 0 7 £51,250 +156.25%
Slough -6 1 £26,500 -47.00%
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 36 (57.14%) VMware
3 33 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (47.62%) Citrix
5 22 (34.92%) HP
6 21 (33.33%) ITIL
6 21 (33.33%) NetBackup
7 20 (31.75%) SQL
7 20 (31.75%) Cisco
7 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
8 19 (30.16%) SAN
9 18 (28.57%) NetApp
9 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (26.98%) Hyper-V
11 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 14 (22.22%) SLA
13 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
13 14 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 13 (20.63%) XenApp
14 13 (20.63%) EMC
14 13 (20.63%) Backup Exec
14 13 (20.63%) VMware ESX
15 12 (19.05%) McAfee
15 12 (19.05%) IIS
15 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
15 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
15 12 (19.05%) vSphere
16 11 (17.46%) SCCM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 14 (22.22%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) IIS
3 10 (15.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (6.35%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (4.76%) SharePoint
9 2 (3.17%) Apache
9 2 (3.17%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (1.59%) WebSphere
10 1 (1.59%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.59%) K2 blackpearl
10 1 (1.59%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 19 (30.16%) SAN
2 10 (15.87%) Firewall
2 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
3 8 (12.70%) Fibre Channel
4 6 (9.52%) DNS
5 5 (7.94%) VLAN
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (7.94%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (6.35%) Network Security
6 4 (6.35%) VoIP
7 2 (3.17%) WAN
7 2 (3.17%) DHCP
7 2 (3.17%) FTP
7 2 (3.17%) HTTP
7 2 (3.17%) SSL
7 2 (3.17%) LAN
7 2 (3.17%) Wireshark
7 2 (3.17%) 802.11
7 2 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (3.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (3.17%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Consultant
2 12 (19.05%) Technical Consultant
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Technical Support
4 8 (12.70%) Analyst
5 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Security Support Engineer
6 6 (9.52%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.94%) Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Senior Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Service Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) Storage Consultant
7 5 (7.94%) Trainee
8 4 (6.35%) Help Desk Analyst
8 4 (6.35%) Architect
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.29%) Blackberry
1 9 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (12.70%) FlexPod
2 8 (12.70%) Clustering
3 7 (11.11%) EqualLogic
4 6 (9.52%) Replication
5 4 (6.35%) Performance Metrics
6 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (3.17%) HP StorageWorks
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (3.17%) iPhone
8 1 (1.59%) Mathematics
8 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 43 (68.25%) Windows
2 18 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (25.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 8 (12.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (12.70%) Linux
6 5 (7.94%) UNIX
6 5 (7.94%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (3.17%) CentOS
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
7 2 (3.17%) VMS
7 2 (3.17%) Android
8 1 (1.59%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.59%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) ITIL
2 9 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 7 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 7 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (9.52%) Change Control
5 5 (7.94%) Information Security
5 5 (7.94%) Data Management
5 5 (7.94%) Change Management
6 4 (6.35%) ERP
6 4 (6.35%) ITSM
6 4 (6.35%) Workflow
6 4 (6.35%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
7 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (4.76%) Migration
7 3 (4.76%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.17%) Content Management
8 2 (3.17%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.75%) SQL
2 6 (9.52%) PowerShell
3 3 (4.76%) Bash Shell
3 3 (4.76%) VBScript
4 2 (3.17%) VB
5 1 (1.59%) Perl
Qualifications
1 15 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (19.05%) SC Cleared
3 12 (19.05%) Security Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) MCP
4 11 (17.46%) MCSE
5 10 (15.87%) NCDA
5 10 (15.87%) NCIE
5 10 (15.87%) VCAP
6 8 (12.70%) Degree
7 7 (11.11%) DV Cleared
8 5 (7.94%) VTSP
8 5 (7.94%) VCDX
8 5 (7.94%) MCTS
8 5 (7.94%) MCITP
9 4 (6.35%) SCSE
9 4 (6.35%) SCSA
9 4 (6.35%) MCSA
10 2 (3.17%) CCNA
10 2 (3.17%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.75%) Active Directory
3 17 (26.98%) Hyper-V
4 13 (20.63%) XenApp
4 13 (20.63%) VMware ESX
5 12 (19.05%) vSphere
6 10 (15.87%) XenDesktop
6 10 (15.87%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (11.11%) XenServer
8 4 (6.35%) Firmware
9 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (3.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (3.17%) Snort
10 2 (3.17%) Nmap
10 2 (3.17%) VMware Workstation
10 2 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (3.17%) pfSense
11 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 21 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 13 (20.63%) Backup Exec
3 11 (17.46%) SCCM
4 8 (12.70%) SCOM
4 8 (12.70%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (12.70%) Legato
5 3 (4.76%) ARCserve
5 3 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (3.17%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (3.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.59%) MOM
7 1 (1.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (1.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
7 1 (1.59%) OpenView
7 1 (1.59%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 36 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 36 (57.14%) VMware
2 30 (47.62%) Citrix
3 22 (34.92%) HP
4 20 (31.75%) Cisco
5 18 (28.57%) NetApp
6 13 (20.63%) EMC
7 12 (19.05%) McAfee
8 11 (17.46%) Dell
9 8 (12.70%) CommVault
10 7 (11.11%) PlateSpin
10 7 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 7 (11.11%) Veeam
11 6 (9.52%) IronPort
11 6 (9.52%) Hitachi
12 5 (7.94%) Oracle
13 4 (6.35%) IBM
13 4 (6.35%) Juniper
13 4 (6.35%) 3PAR
14 2 (3.17%) BMC
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