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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 114 76 105
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +29
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 30 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.39% 2.05% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 3.67% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 7 25 3
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £26,700 £30,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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
826 817 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 45.81% 55.92% 54.50%
Number of salaries quoted 745 694 752
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £57,900
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) Citrix
5 11 (57.89%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (47.37%) Cisco
6 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
6 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (42.11%) NetApp
7 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
8 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
8 7 (36.84%) EMC
9 6 (31.58%) HP
9 6 (31.58%) Clustering
9 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
10 5 (26.32%) Change Control
10 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
10 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
10 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 5 (26.32%) ARCserve
10 5 (26.32%) MCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2000
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2007
1 5 (26.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) IIS
3 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (5.26%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DNS
2 3 (15.79%) DHCP
3 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Architect
2 6 (31.58%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support
3 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Server Support Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support
3 3 (15.79%) Server Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Project Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Architect
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Wintel Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) Clustering
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Replication
3 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) SUSE
5 1 (5.26%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) Data Virtualisation
4 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.26%) Data Management
4 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
1 3 (15.79%) VB
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (47.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 3 (15.79%) MCSE
3 3 (15.79%) MCSA
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (15.79%) MCITP
3 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) VCP4
4 1 (5.26%) NCDA
4 1 (5.26%) NCIE
4 1 (5.26%) VCAP
4 1 (5.26%) VTSP
4 1 (5.26%) VCDX
System Software
1 18 (94.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) VMware ESX
4 6 (31.58%) Hyper-V
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (21.05%) Terminal Services
7 3 (15.79%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (15.79%) XenApp
8 2 (10.53%) vSphere
9 1 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (5.26%) SRDF
9 1 (5.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) Backup Exec
2 5 (26.32%) ARCserve
2 5 (26.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.79%) MOM
3 3 (15.79%) WSUS
3 3 (15.79%) SCOM
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (5.26%) SCCM
4 1 (5.26%) Legato
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 17 (89.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (73.68%) Citrix
4 9 (47.37%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) NetApp
6 7 (36.84%) EMC
7 6 (31.58%) HP
8 4 (21.05%) CommVault
9 1 (5.26%) Juniper
9 1 (5.26%) IBM
9 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
9 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
9 1 (5.26%) McAfee
9 1 (5.26%) Lumension
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £32000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Bonus, Bens & PDP
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Salary: Excellent Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 18 days ago