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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 106 101 123
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 19 30 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.96% 1.37% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 2.55% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 16 21 13
Average salary £41,000 £41,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.20% +27.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £35,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
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
990 1175 1196
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 49.90% 53.58% 55.37%
Number of salaries quoted 842 988 1083
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 2 September 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
4 22 (57.89%) Windows
5 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
6 19 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (39.47%) SAN
7 15 (39.47%) Citrix
7 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
8 14 (36.84%) NetBackup
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
9 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2003
10 12 (31.58%) Firewall
10 12 (31.58%) VMware ESX
11 11 (28.95%) VLAN
11 11 (28.95%) Kaspersky
11 11 (28.95%) SonicWALL
11 11 (28.95%) Sophos
11 11 (28.95%) SLA
12 10 (26.32%) Backup Exec
12 10 (26.32%) XenApp
12 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
13 9 (23.68%) AVG
13 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
13 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (23.68%) Windows 2000
14 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
14 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 20 (52.63%) MS Exchange
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2003
2 13 (34.21%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (18.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
6 4 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (5.26%) Lync
9 1 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Summit
1 1 (2.63%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (39.47%) SAN
2 12 (31.58%) Firewall
3 11 (28.95%) VLAN
4 9 (23.68%) NetScaler
5 2 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.26%) IPsec
5 2 (5.26%) L2TP
5 2 (5.26%) VPN
5 2 (5.26%) DNS
5 2 (5.26%) LAN
5 2 (5.26%) WAN
5 2 (5.26%) DHCP
6 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.63%) Network Security
6 1 (2.63%) Unified Communications
6 1 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 1 (2.63%) Automotive
1 1 (2.63%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
2 5 (13.16%) IT Support
2 5 (13.16%) Analyst
3 4 (10.53%) Network Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Installations Engineer
3 4 (10.53%) Backup Engineer
4 3 (7.89%) Architect
4 3 (7.89%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.89%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Support
5 2 (5.26%) Support Engineer
5 2 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.26%) Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.26%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (21.05%) Data Centre
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
2 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.26%) Replication
4 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.63%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 22 (57.89%) Windows
2 10 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (23.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (23.68%) Windows 2000
4 5 (13.16%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.26%) UNIX
6 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (2.63%) Solaris
6 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.79%) Mentoring
3 4 (10.53%) Change Control
4 3 (7.89%) Change Management
4 3 (7.89%) Server Building
5 2 (5.26%) ITIL
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 1 (2.63%) Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.63%) Data Management
6 1 (2.63%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.63%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
6 1 (2.63%) Risk Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.63%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 4 (10.53%) VB
2 4 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.89%) VBScript
4 2 (5.26%) C
5 1 (2.63%) VBA
5 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (13.16%) MCP
3 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (10.53%) Security Cleared
4 3 (7.89%) MCSE
4 3 (7.89%) MCSA
4 3 (7.89%) MCITP
4 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.26%) VCP4
6 1 (2.63%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) CCNA
6 1 (2.63%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (28.95%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 23 (60.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (57.89%) Active Directory
3 15 (39.47%) Hyper-V
4 12 (31.58%) VMware ESX
5 10 (26.32%) XenApp
6 4 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (7.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 3 (7.89%) Terminal Services
8 2 (5.26%) XenServer
8 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.63%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (36.84%) NetBackup
3 10 (26.32%) Backup Exec
4 4 (10.53%) ARCserve
4 4 (10.53%) SCOM
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (5.26%) MOM
5 2 (5.26%) WSUS
5 2 (5.26%) SCCM
6 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 34 (89.47%) VMware
2 25 (65.79%) Microsoft
3 15 (39.47%) Citrix
4 11 (28.95%) Sophos
4 11 (28.95%) SonicWALL
4 11 (28.95%) Kaspersky
5 9 (23.68%) AVG
6 7 (18.42%) IBM
7 4 (10.53%) HP
7 4 (10.53%) EMC
7 4 (10.53%) NetApp
8 3 (7.89%) Cisco
9 2 (5.26%) Veeam
9 2 (5.26%) CommVault
10 1 (2.63%) Juniper
10 1 (2.63%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.63%) F5
10 1 (2.63%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.63%) McAfee
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