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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 98 116 106
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 29 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.36% 0.61% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.50% 1.09% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 7
Average salary £40,750 £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.38% -31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £24,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £37,000 £56,100
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
1160 1193 925
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.38% 55.98% 54.22%
Number of salaries quoted 969 1075 746
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 August 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 41 (85.42%) VMware
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 32 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 31 (64.58%) Citrix
5 26 (54.17%) Cisco
6 21 (43.75%) Windows
7 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
9 16 (33.33%) SAN
9 16 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
10 15 (31.25%) NetApp
10 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
10 15 (31.25%) NetBackup
11 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
12 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (25.00%) Backup Exec
12 12 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
13 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
13 11 (22.92%) ITIL
13 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
14 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
14 10 (20.83%) vSphere
14 10 (20.83%) Change Control
14 10 (20.83%) SQL
14 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
14 10 (20.83%) HP
15 9 (18.75%) Project Management
15 9 (18.75%) Replication
15 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
15 9 (18.75%) XenApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, 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 17 (35.42%) MS Exchange
2 16 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 13 (27.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 12 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2000
6 3 (6.25%) IIS
6 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.08%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 7 (14.58%) Firewall
4 6 (12.50%) NetScaler
4 6 (12.50%) VLAN
4 6 (12.50%) LAN
4 6 (12.50%) WAN
5 5 (10.42%) Ethernet
5 5 (10.42%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.42%) VPN
5 5 (10.42%) MPLS
6 3 (6.25%) Wireless
6 3 (6.25%) NAS
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (2.08%) L2TP
8 1 (2.08%) Internet
8 1 (2.08%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.17%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (25.00%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Data Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Data Centre Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Network Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Transition Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Data Centre Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Replication
2 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
3 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
3 5 (10.42%) FlexPod
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 18 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (20.83%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (12.50%) Windows XP
6 3 (6.25%) Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.08%) UNIX
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.92%) ITIL
2 10 (20.83%) Change Control
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
3 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 6 (12.50%) Business Development
6 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.42%) Network Management
7 4 (8.33%) Transition Management
7 4 (8.33%) ITSM
7 4 (8.33%) Release Management
7 4 (8.33%) Service Management
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
8 3 (6.25%) Validation
8 3 (6.25%) Asset Management
9 2 (4.17%) Data Management
9 2 (4.17%) Migration
9 2 (4.17%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (2.08%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 3 (6.25%) VBScript
2 3 (6.25%) VB
2 3 (6.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 8 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (16.67%) MCSE
2 5 (10.42%) MCP
2 5 (10.42%) Degree
2 5 (10.42%) SC Cleared
2 5 (10.42%) Security Cleared
3 4 (8.33%) MCITP
3 4 (8.33%) ISEB
4 2 (4.17%) NCDA
4 2 (4.17%) NCIE
4 2 (4.17%) VCDX
4 2 (4.17%) VCAP
4 2 (4.17%) VTSP
4 2 (4.17%) MCTS
4 2 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (2.08%) CCNA
5 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (2.08%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.42%) SLA
2 5 (10.42%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (2.08%) QA
3 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 10 (20.83%) vSphere
5 9 (18.75%) XenApp
6 7 (14.58%) VMware ESX
7 6 (12.50%) XenDesktop
8 5 (10.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (4.17%) UAG
10 2 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (4.17%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) NetBackup
2 12 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 12 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (12.50%) SCCM
3 6 (12.50%) SCOM
4 5 (10.42%) ARCserve
4 5 (10.42%) Legato
4 5 (10.42%) XenMobile
5 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 3 (6.25%) MOM
6 2 (4.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 41 (85.42%) VMware
2 35 (72.92%) Microsoft
3 31 (64.58%) Citrix
4 26 (54.17%) Cisco
5 15 (31.25%) NetApp
6 10 (20.83%) HP
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 6 (12.50%) Kaspersky
8 6 (12.50%) CommVault
9 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
10 3 (6.25%) Remedy
11 2 (4.17%) Isilon
12 1 (2.08%) Sophos
12 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
12 1 (2.08%) AVG
12 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.08%) Kaseya
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