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 29 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 113 95 107
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 19 19 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.06% 1.01% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 2.17% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 13
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £27,700
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £57,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
867 876 990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 48.41% 46.77% 57.89%
Number of salaries quoted 687 759 810
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,250 £25,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 29 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (64.00%) Citrix
3 16 (64.00%) Windows
3 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
4 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 14 (56.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
5 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 11 (44.00%) SAN
7 10 (40.00%) XenApp
7 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
8 9 (36.00%) SLA
8 9 (36.00%) Firewall
9 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
9 8 (32.00%) Sophos
9 8 (32.00%) Windows 2000
9 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 8 (32.00%) VLAN
9 8 (32.00%) SonicWALL
9 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
9 8 (32.00%) AVG
9 8 (32.00%) Kaspersky
10 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
11 6 (24.00%) MCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 16 (64.00%) MS Exchange
2 14 (56.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (24.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 4 (16.00%) SharePoint
7 1 (4.00%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.00%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Symantec.cloud
2 1 (4.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) SAN
2 9 (36.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) VLAN
3 8 (32.00%) NetScaler
4 3 (12.00%) DNS
5 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (8.00%) IPsec
5 2 (8.00%) L2TP
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
5 2 (8.00%) DHCP
6 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (4.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (12.00%) Installations Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Service Desk Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Project Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Backup Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Senior Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (4.00%) Consultant
4 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (4.00%) Service Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) Blackberry
2 6 (24.00%) Clustering
3 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 16 (64.00%) Windows
2 9 (36.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (32.00%) Windows 2000
4 5 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.00%) Server Building
2 3 (12.00%) Change Control
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (4.00%) Data Management
3 1 (4.00%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF
3 1 (4.00%) Content Management
3 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (4.00%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (4.00%) Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.00%) VBScript
2 3 (12.00%) VB
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) MCP
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCSE
5 1 (4.00%) MCSA
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) Network+ Certification
5 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (36.00%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (72.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
3 14 (56.00%) Hyper-V
4 10 (40.00%) XenApp
5 8 (32.00%) VMware ESX
6 5 (20.00%) Terminal Services
6 5 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (12.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (56.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 9 (36.00%) NetBackup
3 5 (20.00%) ARCserve
3 5 (20.00%) Backup Exec
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (4.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (4.00%) SCCM
4 1 (4.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 24 (96.00%) VMware
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) Citrix
4 8 (32.00%) Sophos
4 8 (32.00%) SonicWALL
4 8 (32.00%) AVG
4 8 (32.00%) Kaspersky
5 6 (24.00%) HP
6 5 (20.00%) EMC
6 5 (20.00%) NetApp
7 4 (16.00%) Cisco
8 3 (12.00%) IBM
9 1 (4.00%) Juniper
9 1 (4.00%) Dell
9 1 (4.00%) McAfee
9 1 (4.00%) Lumension
9 1 (4.00%) Veeam
9 1 (4.00%) ProCurve
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