The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 133 114 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.16% 0.60% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.41% 1.47% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 3
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +63.46%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Symantec
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

Vendors Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
730 748 722
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.87% 41.12% 44.73%
Number of salaries quoted 634 572 629
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Symantec
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Bristol region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Bristol

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Bristol

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
3 9 (81.82%) Backup Exec
3 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
4 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (72.73%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
5 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
5 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
5 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2000
5 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (54.55%) Firewall
6 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
6 6 (54.55%) Citrix
7 5 (45.45%) Lync
7 5 (45.45%) XenApp
7 5 (45.45%) vSphere
7 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
8 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
8 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
8 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
8 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
8 4 (36.36%) DHCP
8 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
8 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
8 4 (36.36%) DNS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (81.82%) MS Exchange
1 9 (81.82%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2000
2 7 (63.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (45.45%) Lync
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) TCP/IP
2 6 (54.55%) Firewall
3 4 (36.36%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) SAN
4 1 (9.09%) iSCSI
4 1 (9.09%) Unified Communications
4 1 (9.09%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) UNIX Support
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Support
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Support Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Senior UNIX Systems Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Linux Support
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Linux Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Blackberry
1 3 (27.27%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (45.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 8
4 4 (36.36%) Windows Vista
4 4 (36.36%) Windows 2000
4 4 (36.36%) Windows XP
5 1 (9.09%) HPUX
5 1 (9.09%) Solaris
5 1 (9.09%) Linux
5 1 (9.09%) UNIX
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Identity Management
2 3 (27.27%) Change Control
2 3 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Server Building
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (27.27%) SC Cleared
2 3 (27.27%) MCP
3 1 (9.09%) MCSE
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) RHCE
3 1 (9.09%) Sun Certification
3 1 (9.09%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
3 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 5 (45.45%) XenApp
4 5 (45.45%) vSphere
5 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
5 3 (27.27%) Terminal Services
5 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (18.18%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (81.82%) Backup Exec
2 8 (72.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (72.73%) NetBackup
3 4 (36.36%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (27.27%) ARCserve
5 1 (9.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) Oracle
5 1 (9.09%) Red Hat