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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 177 154 189
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +35
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 54 78 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 1.41% 0.75%
As % of the Vendors category 1.93% 2.71% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 73 34
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,750 £27,100 £36,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £64,250 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2802 2874 2768
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 54.23% 51.82% 52.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2279 2101 1978
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 8 February 2016.

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 8 February 2016. 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 -21 31 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Slough - 9 £40,000 -
Bracknell +8 8 £40,000 -27.27%
Windsor - 1 £55,000 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 70 (72.92%) Windows
2 58 (60.42%) Active Directory
3 57 (59.38%) VMware
4 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
5 46 (47.92%) Windows Server
6 37 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
7 33 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (34.38%) EMC
8 31 (32.29%) MS Exchange
9 30 (31.25%) HP
10 29 (30.21%) Backup Exec
11 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
12 25 (26.04%) Hyper-V
12 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
12 25 (26.04%) ITIL
12 25 (26.04%) NetBackup
13 24 (25.00%) Linux
14 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (19.79%) Firewall
15 19 (19.79%) MS Excel
15 19 (19.79%) Data Management
16 18 (18.75%) Veeam
16 18 (18.75%) WAN
16 18 (18.75%) VMware ESX
17 17 (17.71%) Citrix
18 16 (16.67%) arcserve
18 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
18 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
19 15 (15.63%) Cisco

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 31 (32.29%) MS Exchange
2 25 (26.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (14.58%) Skype for Business
5 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (5.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (5.21%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (4.17%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
8 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.04%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (19.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.04%) MS Office
2 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.04%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP CCM
2 1 (1.04%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.04%) TCP/IP
2 19 (19.79%) Firewall
3 18 (18.75%) WAN
4 14 (14.58%) DNS
4 14 (14.58%) LAN
5 13 (13.54%) SAN
6 11 (11.46%) DHCP
7 9 (9.38%) NAS
8 6 (6.25%) Network Security
9 5 (5.21%) Internet
9 5 (5.21%) iSCSI
9 5 (5.21%) SMTP
9 5 (5.21%) Unified Communications
9 5 (5.21%) VPN
9 5 (5.21%) Wireshark
10 4 (4.17%) SNMP
11 2 (2.08%) SSL
11 2 (2.08%) VoIP
12 1 (1.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 1 (1.04%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.04%) Big Data
4 1 (1.04%) MySQL
4 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 14 (14.58%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (3.13%) Marketing
4 1 (1.04%) Advertising
4 1 (1.04%) Law
4 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (25.00%) Analyst
2 16 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 15 (15.63%) Security Analyst
4 14 (14.58%) Consultant
4 14 (14.58%) Windows Engineer
5 11 (11.46%) Technical Support
5 11 (11.46%) Windows Specialist
6 10 (10.42%) Information Analyst
6 10 (10.42%) Information Security Analyst
7 8 (8.33%) Senior IT Support
7 8 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
7 8 (8.33%) Support Specialist
7 8 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 8 (8.33%) Technical Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Senior Windows Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Technical Support Engineer
8 7 (7.29%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Senior Server Engineer
9 6 (6.25%) Server Engineer
10 5 (5.21%) Senior Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) Regular Expression
2 5 (5.21%) MSMQ
2 5 (5.21%) RFC 2822
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (13.54%) Data Centre
3 12 (12.50%) Clustering
4 5 (5.21%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.21%) Blog
4 5 (5.21%) EMC VNX
5 4 (4.17%) EqualLogic
5 4 (4.17%) Symmetrix
6 3 (3.13%) CLARiiON
6 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
6 3 (3.13%) Driving Licence
7 2 (2.08%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.08%) User Experience
8 1 (1.04%) Client/Server
8 1 (1.04%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.04%) Life Science
8 1 (1.04%) Replication
8 1 (1.04%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 70 (72.92%) Windows
2 46 (47.92%) Windows Server
3 37 (38.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 24 (25.00%) Linux
6 20 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 8 (8.33%) Unix
8 5 (5.21%) AIX
8 5 (5.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (2.08%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.04%) ITIL
2 19 (19.79%) Data Management
3 13 (13.54%) Information Security
4 10 (10.42%) CRM
4 10 (10.42%) Disaster Recovery
4 10 (10.42%) Migration
5 7 (7.29%) Project Management
5 7 (7.29%) Risk Analysis
6 6 (6.25%) Asset Management
6 6 (6.25%) Presales
6 6 (6.25%) Risk Assessment
6 6 (6.25%) Software Asset Management
6 6 (6.25%) Software Licensing
7 5 (5.21%) Coaching
7 5 (5.21%) Malware Detection/Protection
7 5 (5.21%) Mentoring
7 5 (5.21%) Reverse Engineering
8 4 (4.17%) Data Migration
8 4 (4.17%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (4.17%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) SQL
2 6 (6.25%) Perl
3 5 (5.21%) Assembly Language
3 5 (5.21%) C++
3 5 (5.21%) JavaScript
3 5 (5.21%) PowerShell
3 5 (5.21%) Python
3 5 (5.21%) Shell Script
3 5 (5.21%) VB
3 5 (5.21%) VBScript
4 3 (3.13%) C
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (12.50%) CISSP
2 11 (11.46%) CEH
3 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 8 (8.33%) SSCP
5 6 (6.25%) MCSE
6 5 (5.21%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (5.21%) DV Cleared
6 5 (5.21%) MCP
6 5 (5.21%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (4.17%) CCNA
7 4 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (4.17%) MCITP
8 3 (3.13%) A+ Certification
9 2 (2.08%) CISM
9 2 (2.08%) Degree
9 2 (2.08%) MCSA
10 1 (1.04%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.04%) MCTS
10 1 (1.04%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (11.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (7.29%) SLA
4 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 58 (60.42%) Active Directory
2 33 (34.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (26.04%) Hyper-V
4 18 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 11 (11.46%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (7.29%) vSphere
6 7 (7.29%) XenApp
7 6 (6.25%) Terminal Services
8 5 (5.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (2.08%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.04%) DFS Replication
10 1 (1.04%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (1.04%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (1.04%) NFS
10 1 (1.04%) Samba
10 1 (1.04%) Xen
Systems Management
1 29 (30.21%) Backup Exec
2 25 (26.04%) NetBackup
3 15 (15.63%) HP Data Protector
4 13 (13.54%) SCCM
4 13 (13.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 12 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (10.42%) EMC NetWorker
6 10 (10.42%) Simpana
7 7 (7.29%) SCOM
7 7 (7.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (7.29%) WSUS
8 6 (6.25%) Tivoli
9 4 (4.17%) Legato
10 2 (2.08%) Nagios
11 1 (1.04%) CA Spectrum
11 1 (1.04%) RSA enVision
11 1 (1.04%) RSA Security Analytics
11 1 (1.04%) ServiceCenter
11 1 (1.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 1 (1.04%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 57 (59.38%) VMware
2 49 (51.04%) Microsoft
3 33 (34.38%) EMC
4 30 (31.25%) HP
5 18 (18.75%) Veeam
6 17 (17.71%) Citrix
7 16 (16.67%) arcserve
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco
9 14 (14.58%) Dell
9 14 (14.58%) IBM
10 13 (13.54%) Qualys
11 11 (11.46%) Forcepoint
11 11 (11.46%) NetApp
12 9 (9.38%) Veritas
13 8 (8.33%) CommVault
14 6 (6.25%) Juniper
15 5 (5.21%) CA
15 5 (5.21%) Dell Compellent
15 5 (5.21%) Palo Alto
15 5 (5.21%) Red Hat
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