The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 111 85 108
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 9 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.49% 1.34% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.01% 2.27% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 9 21 5
Average salary £65,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.84% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £36,000 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £65,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Symantec
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Vendors Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
887 925 926
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.55% 58.88% 55.75%
Number of salaries quoted 815 790 780
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Symantec
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Birmingham region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Birmingham

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 25 (92.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
4 18 (66.67%) Windows
5 17 (62.96%) Citrix
6 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
8 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
9 10 (37.04%) HP
9 10 (37.04%) Cisco
9 10 (37.04%) NetApp
10 9 (33.33%) NetBackup
10 9 (33.33%) Backup Exec
11 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (29.63%) DNS
11 8 (29.63%) EMC
11 8 (29.63%) MCSE
11 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
12 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
12 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
12 7 (25.93%) DHCP
12 7 (25.93%) Clustering
12 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (22.22%) ARCserve
13 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
13 6 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 6 (22.22%) MCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 7 (25.93%) MS Exchange
1 7 (25.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (22.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2000
2 6 (22.22%) IIS
3 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) DNS
2 7 (25.93%) DHCP
3 3 (11.11%) SAN
4 2 (7.41%) Firewall
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (7.41%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.70%) NAS
5 1 (3.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (3.70%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (3.70%) IPsec
5 1 (3.70%) VLAN
5 1 (3.70%) L2TP
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Architect
2 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support
3 4 (14.81%) Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Consultant
3 4 (14.81%) Server Support Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Wintel Support
3 4 (14.81%) Server Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Wintel Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 4 (14.81%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 3 (11.11%) Senior Server Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.41%) Project Engineer
5 2 (7.41%) Wintel Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.93%) Clustering
2 6 (22.22%) Blackberry
3 2 (7.41%) FlexPod
4 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 18 (66.67%) Windows
2 15 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (25.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (11.11%) Linux
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 7
6 2 (7.41%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.70%) UNIX
7 1 (3.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.93%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (22.22%) Change Control
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (7.41%) Data Management
4 2 (7.41%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (7.41%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.70%) Protective Monitoring
5 1 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.70%) Data Virtualisation
5 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.70%) SIEM
5 1 (3.70%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.81%) VBScript
1 4 (14.81%) VB
2 3 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (29.63%) MCSE
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (22.22%) MCP
4 5 (18.52%) MCSA
4 5 (18.52%) MCITP
5 4 (14.81%) SC Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) Security Cleared
5 4 (14.81%) VCP4
6 2 (7.41%) NCDA
6 2 (7.41%) NCIE
6 2 (7.41%) VCAP
6 2 (7.41%) VTSP
6 2 (7.41%) VCDX
7 1 (3.70%) CCNA
7 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.70%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 25 (92.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (44.44%) Active Directory
3 11 (40.74%) VMware ESX
4 8 (29.63%) Hyper-V
5 6 (22.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 5 (18.52%) XenApp
7 4 (14.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 4 (14.81%) Terminal Services
8 3 (11.11%) vSphere
9 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (3.70%) SRDF
9 1 (3.70%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 9 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 9 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 7 (25.93%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (22.22%) ARCserve
4 4 (14.81%) MOM
4 4 (14.81%) WSUS
4 4 (14.81%) SCCM
4 4 (14.81%) SCOM
5 2 (7.41%) Legato
6 1 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (3.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) VMware
2 21 (77.78%) Microsoft
3 17 (62.96%) Citrix
4 10 (37.04%) HP
4 10 (37.04%) Cisco
4 10 (37.04%) NetApp
5 8 (29.63%) EMC
6 6 (22.22%) CommVault
7 3 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.70%) Kaseya
8 1 (3.70%) Lumension
8 1 (3.70%) AVG
8 1 (3.70%) Ruckus Wireless
8 1 (3.70%) Juniper
8 1 (3.70%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.70%) Kaspersky
8 1 (3.70%) IBM
8 1 (3.70%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
8 1 (3.70%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits Package
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 14 days ago