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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 115 78 104
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +26
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 33 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.17% 2.02% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 3.90% 0.84%
Number of salaries quoted 3 28 6
Average salary £33,500 £46,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.56% +46.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,700 £55,000 £41,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -1.38%
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
803 846 952
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 46.18% 51.84% 56.67%
Number of salaries quoted 677 727 777
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £60,000
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 27 March 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 7 (53.85%) HP
4 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) EMC
5 6 (46.15%) NetApp
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
6 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (30.77%) Clustering
7 4 (30.77%) Norton AntiVirus
7 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
7 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (30.77%) DNS
7 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (23.08%) DHCP
8 3 (23.08%) MCP
8 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
8 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
8 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
8 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2000
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) IIS
4 1 (7.69%) Lync
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall
4 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
4 1 (7.69%) NAS
4 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
4 1 (7.69%) WAN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support
3 2 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Project Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 2 (15.38%) Server Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Server Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Centre Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Blackberry
1 4 (30.77%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) EqualLogic
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) Change Control
2 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) VBScript
1 2 (15.38%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) MCP
3 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (15.38%) MCITP
3 2 (15.38%) VCP4
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
6 2 (15.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (7.69%) XenApp
7 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
2 4 (30.77%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (23.08%) NetBackup
3 3 (23.08%) ARCserve
4 2 (15.38%) MOM
4 2 (15.38%) WSUS
4 2 (15.38%) SCOM
5 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 7 (53.85%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
4 6 (46.15%) NetApp
4 6 (46.15%) EMC
5 2 (15.38%) Juniper
5 2 (15.38%) CommVault
6 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
6 1 (7.69%) McAfee
6 1 (7.69%) IBM
6 1 (7.69%) Dell
6 1 (7.69%) ProCurve
6 1 (7.69%) Veeam
6 1 (7.69%) Lumension
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago