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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 165 162 172
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 57 58 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.06% 1.03% 0.82%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 2.07% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 40 43 28
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £26,300 £25,925
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £80,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -8.00%
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
2707 2797 3063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.33% 49.67% 58.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1988 2021 2349
Average salary £48,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +8 52 £45,000 -14.28% 10
Slough - 2 - - 1
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 77 (57.46%) Microsoft
1 77 (57.46%) HP
2 69 (51.49%) Windows
3 55 (41.04%) VMware
4 47 (35.07%) IBM
5 45 (33.58%) Active Directory
6 40 (29.85%) Cisco
7 36 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
8 35 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2012
10 31 (23.13%) Firewall
11 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 29 (21.64%) EMC
12 29 (21.64%) TCP/IP
12 29 (21.64%) MS Exchange
13 28 (20.90%) Data Management
14 27 (20.15%) Linux
14 27 (20.15%) MCSE
14 27 (20.15%) SAN
15 26 (19.40%) SLA
16 25 (18.66%) DNS
16 25 (18.66%) Citrix
16 25 (18.66%) Windows 7
16 25 (18.66%) 3PAR
17 22 (16.42%) NetApp
17 22 (16.42%) MCP
18 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
18 21 (15.67%) Hyper-V
18 21 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
19 20 (14.93%) SharePoint

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 (21.64%) MS Exchange
2 21 (15.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (14.93%) SharePoint
4 10 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (5.97%) Lync
6 6 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (3.73%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (2.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 3 (2.24%) Lotus Domino
9 3 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2007
9 3 (2.24%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.75%) Node.js
10 1 (0.75%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.75%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 21 (15.67%) MS Excel
2 14 (10.45%) MS Visio
2 14 (10.45%) MS Office
3 4 (2.99%) S-PLUS
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.96%) Mimecast
2 6 (4.48%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.49%) Office 365
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.75%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (23.13%) Firewall
2 29 (21.64%) TCP/IP
3 27 (20.15%) SAN
4 25 (18.66%) DNS
5 17 (12.69%) LAN
6 16 (11.94%) SSL
7 12 (8.96%) DHCP
8 10 (7.46%) VPN
9 9 (6.72%) NAS
10 8 (5.97%) VoIP
10 8 (5.97%) WAN
11 5 (3.73%) Cisco ASA
12 4 (2.99%) Network Security
12 4 (2.99%) Wireshark
13 2 (1.49%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.49%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.49%) Fibre Channel
13 2 (1.49%) SDH
13 2 (1.49%) Ethernet
13 2 (1.49%) DWDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (11.94%) DB2
2 10 (7.46%) SQL Server
3 5 (3.73%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.49%) Big Data
6 1 (0.75%) MySQL
6 1 (0.75%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.75%) Hudson
1 1 (0.75%) Jenkins
General
1 10 (7.46%) Marketing
2 5 (3.73%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.24%) Finance
4 1 (0.75%) Legal
4 1 (0.75%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 21 (15.67%) Support Engineer
2 20 (14.93%) Consultant
3 14 (10.45%) Architect
3 14 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support
3 14 (10.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (8.21%) Administrator
5 11 (8.21%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (8.21%) Trainee
6 9 (6.72%) UNIX Administrator
7 8 (5.97%) Technical Support
8 7 (5.22%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (4.48%) Technical Specialist
10 5 (3.73%) UNIX Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.73%) Analyst
10 5 (3.73%) Systems Administrator
10 5 (3.73%) Server Engineer
11 4 (2.99%) Infrastructure Specialist
11 4 (2.99%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.99%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.75%) COM
1 1 (0.75%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (0.75%) jQuery
1 1 (0.75%) RESTful
1 1 (0.75%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (0.75%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.75%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (0.75%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.96%) Client/Server
3 5 (3.73%) Blackberry
3 5 (3.73%) Clustering
4 4 (2.99%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.24%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.49%) Replication
6 2 (1.49%) PKI
7 1 (0.75%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.75%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.75%) BYOD
7 1 (0.75%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.75%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.75%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
7 1 (0.75%) EqualLogic
7 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 69 (51.49%) Windows
2 36 (26.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (24.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (20.15%) Linux
5 25 (18.66%) Windows 7
6 20 (14.93%) UNIX
7 14 (10.45%) HPUX
7 14 (10.45%) SUSE
8 13 (9.70%) Debian
8 13 (9.70%) Windows XP
9 12 (8.96%) Solaris
9 12 (8.96%) AIX
10 6 (4.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.49%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.49%) Android
11 2 (1.49%) Apple iOS
12 1 (0.75%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.75%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (20.90%) Data Management
2 19 (14.18%) ITIL
2 19 (14.18%) Project Management
3 16 (11.94%) Configuration Management
4 13 (9.70%) Migration
4 13 (9.70%) Business Development
5 12 (8.96%) Information Security
6 11 (8.21%) Project Planning
6 11 (8.21%) Change Control
7 8 (5.97%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (3.73%) SIEM
9 4 (2.99%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.24%) CRM
11 2 (1.49%) ERP
11 2 (1.49%) Security Management
11 2 (1.49%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.49%) Data Protection
11 2 (1.49%) Business Continuity
11 2 (1.49%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (11.19%) PowerShell
2 11 (8.21%) SQL
3 3 (2.24%) VBScript
3 3 (2.24%) Perl
3 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.75%) Ruby
4 1 (0.75%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.75%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (22.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 27 (20.15%) MCSE
3 22 (16.42%) MCP
4 16 (11.94%) Degree
4 16 (11.94%) Security Cleared
5 14 (10.45%) SC Cleared
5 14 (10.45%) DV Cleared
6 9 (6.72%) Cisco Certification
7 7 (5.22%) CCNA
7 7 (5.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (4.48%) MCSA
8 6 (4.48%) HP ASE
9 3 (2.24%) NCDA
9 3 (2.24%) NCIE
9 3 (2.24%) MCDST
9 3 (2.24%) MCITP
10 2 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (1.49%) GIAC
10 2 (1.49%) GCIH
10 2 (1.49%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (19.40%) SLA
2 11 (8.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 45 (33.58%) Active Directory
2 35 (26.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (15.67%) Hyper-V
4 15 (11.19%) VMware ESX
5 12 (8.96%) XenServer
6 4 (2.99%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (2.24%) vSphere
8 2 (1.49%) Snort
9 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.75%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.75%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 19 (14.18%) Backup Exec
2 14 (10.45%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (9.70%) WSUS
3 13 (9.70%) NetBackup
4 8 (5.97%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (5.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (2.99%) PureDisk
5 4 (2.99%) Nagios
6 3 (2.24%) SCCM
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco UCCX
6 3 (2.24%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.49%) SCOM
7 2 (1.49%) ARCserve
7 2 (1.49%) AppManager
7 2 (1.49%) vMotion
7 2 (1.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.75%) collectd
8 1 (0.75%) logstash
8 1 (0.75%) Rsyslog
8 1 (0.75%) Graphite
Vendors
1 77 (57.46%) Microsoft
1 77 (57.46%) HP
2 55 (41.04%) VMware
3 47 (35.07%) IBM
4 40 (29.85%) Cisco
5 29 (21.64%) EMC
6 25 (18.66%) Citrix
6 25 (18.66%) 3PAR
7 22 (16.42%) NetApp
8 20 (14.93%) Dell
9 18 (13.43%) Oracle
10 17 (12.69%) McAfee
10 17 (12.69%) Veeam
11 15 (11.19%) Juniper
12 14 (10.45%) Sybase
12 14 (10.45%) Red Hat
13 13 (9.70%) Brocade
13 13 (9.70%) IronPort
13 13 (9.70%) Varonis
14 12 (8.96%) Zerto
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