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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 106 96 120
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +24
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 26 29 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.28% 1.46% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 2.54% 2.88% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 25 19 14
Average salary £40,000 £57,500 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.43% +67.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £31,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £65,000 £42,600
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
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
1025 1006 1137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 50.54% 50.53% 55.60%
Number of salaries quoted 855 865 1012
Average salary £43,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 31 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 21 (60.00%) Windows
4 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
5 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
6 16 (45.71%) SAN
6 16 (45.71%) Norton AntiVirus
7 15 (42.86%) Citrix
7 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
8 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
9 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
9 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2003
10 11 (31.43%) Firewall
10 11 (31.43%) SLA
10 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2013
11 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
11 10 (28.57%) XenApp
12 9 (25.71%) Kaspersky
12 9 (25.71%) SonicWALL
12 9 (25.71%) VLAN
12 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
12 9 (25.71%) Sophos
12 9 (25.71%) NetScaler
12 9 (25.71%) AVG
12 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
13 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
13 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 17 (48.57%) MS Exchange
2 13 (37.14%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (31.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (20.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (2.86%) IIS
8 1 (2.86%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.86%) Summit
1 1 (2.86%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Symantec.cloud
1 1 (2.86%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 16 (45.71%) SAN
2 11 (31.43%) Firewall
3 9 (25.71%) VLAN
3 9 (25.71%) NetScaler
4 3 (8.57%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) DHCP
4 3 (8.57%) DNS
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (5.71%) IPsec
5 2 (5.71%) L2TP
6 1 (2.86%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (2.86%) Network Security
6 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (2.86%) Automotive
1 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Storage Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Network Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Architect
3 3 (8.57%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) IT Support
4 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Technician
4 2 (5.71%) Wintel Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Senior Technician
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Consultant
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.86%) Service Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (22.86%) Data Centre
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 4 (11.43%) Clustering
5 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 21 (60.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (25.71%) Windows 2000
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (17.14%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (5.71%) UNIX
7 1 (2.86%) Solaris
7 1 (2.86%) Linux
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
3 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 3 (8.57%) Server Building
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
6 1 (2.86%) Six Sigma
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
6 1 (2.86%) Project Management
6 1 (2.86%) DFSS
6 1 (2.86%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.86%) People Management
6 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.86%) Web Design
6 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.86%) Data Management
6 1 (2.86%) Zachman Framework
6 1 (2.86%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.86%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.14%) SQL
2 4 (11.43%) VB
2 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) VBScript
4 1 (2.86%) VBA
4 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (14.29%) MCP
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.57%) MCSE
4 3 (8.57%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
4 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) VCP4
6 1 (2.86%) Network+ Certification
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CCNA
6 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 22 (62.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (51.43%) Active Directory
3 15 (42.86%) Hyper-V
4 10 (28.57%) XenApp
4 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (8.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.71%) XenServer
8 1 (2.86%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 16 (45.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (40.00%) NetBackup
3 8 (22.86%) Backup Exec
4 4 (11.43%) ARCserve
5 3 (8.57%) SCOM
6 2 (5.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.71%) MOM
6 2 (5.71%) WSUS
7 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) VMware
2 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 15 (42.86%) Citrix
4 9 (25.71%) Sophos
4 9 (25.71%) SonicWALL
4 9 (25.71%) Kaspersky
4 9 (25.71%) AVG
5 7 (20.00%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) HP
7 3 (8.57%) NetApp
8 2 (5.71%) Juniper
8 2 (5.71%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.86%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
9 1 (2.86%) McAfee
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
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