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 18 September 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 104 116 99
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 25 14 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.08% 0.66% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.97% 1.19% 1.24%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 11
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £24,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £49,500 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -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
1269 1176 967
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 54.89% 55.60% 56.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1054 1067 761
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% -2.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 18 September 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 43 (89.58%) VMware
2 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 33 (68.75%) Citrix
4 25 (52.08%) Cisco
5 21 (43.75%) Windows
6 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (35.42%) NetBackup
7 16 (33.33%) SAN
7 16 (33.33%) NetApp
8 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
9 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
10 13 (27.08%) Change Control
10 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
11 12 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
12 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (22.92%) ITIL
12 11 (22.92%) Backup Exec
12 11 (22.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2003
12 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
12 11 (22.92%) vSphere
13 10 (20.83%) XenApp
13 10 (20.83%) SQL
14 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
14 9 (18.75%) HP
14 9 (18.75%) Project Management
14 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
14 9 (18.75%) Replication

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 15 (31.25%) MS Exchange
2 14 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (22.92%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (8.33%) IIS
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (4.17%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 9 (18.75%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (33.33%) SAN
2 8 (16.67%) DNS
2 8 (16.67%) DHCP
3 5 (10.42%) NetScaler
3 5 (10.42%) LAN
3 5 (10.42%) WAN
3 5 (10.42%) Firewall
3 5 (10.42%) VLAN
4 4 (8.33%) MPLS
4 4 (8.33%) Ethernet
4 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (8.33%) VPN
5 3 (6.25%) NAS
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (4.17%) Wireless
7 1 (2.08%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.08%) L2TP
7 1 (2.08%) IPsec
7 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (6.25%) Law
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.08%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Architect
2 12 (25.00%) Consultant
3 7 (14.58%) Data Centre Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Data Architect
4 6 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 4 (8.33%) Network Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Transition Manager
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Server Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (8.33%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.33%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Data Centre Team Leader
7 3 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Technical Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Support Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.75%) Replication
2 7 (14.58%) Blackberry
2 7 (14.58%) Clustering
3 6 (12.50%) FlexPod
4 4 (8.33%) Client/Server
4 4 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (4.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.08%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 17 (35.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (16.67%) Windows 7
5 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (8.33%) Windows XP
6 4 (8.33%) Linux
7 3 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
8 1 (2.08%) UNIX
8 1 (2.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (2.08%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (27.08%) Change Control
2 11 (22.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 9 (18.75%) Project Management
4 7 (14.58%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (10.42%) Business Development
5 5 (10.42%) Incident Management
5 5 (10.42%) Data Protection
6 4 (8.33%) Service Management
6 4 (8.33%) Release Management
6 4 (8.33%) ITSM
6 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.33%) Transition Management
6 4 (8.33%) Network Management
7 3 (6.25%) Data Management
7 3 (6.25%) Validation
8 2 (4.17%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
8 2 (4.17%) Mentoring
9 1 (2.08%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.83%) SQL
2 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 4 (8.33%) VBScript
2 4 (8.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 11 (22.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (14.58%) MCP
2 7 (14.58%) SC Cleared
2 7 (14.58%) Security Cleared
3 6 (12.50%) MCSE
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.42%) Degree
5 4 (8.33%) ISEB
6 3 (6.25%) VCDX
6 3 (6.25%) NCDA
6 3 (6.25%) NCIE
6 3 (6.25%) VCAP
6 3 (6.25%) VTSP
7 2 (4.17%) MCITP
7 2 (4.17%) MCSA
8 1 (2.08%) VCP4
8 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.08%) CCNA
8 1 (2.08%) Network+ Certification
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 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (27.08%) Active Directory
3 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
3 11 (22.92%) vSphere
4 10 (20.83%) XenApp
5 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
6 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (10.42%) XenDesktop
8 4 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (6.25%) Terminal Services
10 1 (2.08%) SRDF
10 1 (2.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) NetBackup
2 12 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (22.92%) Backup Exec
4 7 (14.58%) ARCserve
5 6 (12.50%) Legato
6 4 (8.33%) SCCM
6 4 (8.33%) SCOM
6 4 (8.33%) XenMobile
7 3 (6.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (2.08%) MOM
8 1 (2.08%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (89.58%) VMware
2 34 (70.83%) Microsoft
3 33 (68.75%) Citrix
4 25 (52.08%) Cisco
5 16 (33.33%) NetApp
6 9 (18.75%) HP
7 8 (16.67%) EMC
8 7 (14.58%) CommVault
9 5 (10.42%) Kaspersky
10 4 (8.33%) SolarWinds
11 2 (4.17%) Remedy
11 2 (4.17%) Isilon
12 1 (2.08%) Ruckus Wireless
12 1 (2.08%) Kaseya
12 1 (2.08%) AVG
12 1 (2.08%) Sophos
12 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
12 1 (2.08%) SonicWALL
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