The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 107 115 91
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -24
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 6 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.34% 1.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.36% 0.86% 4.12%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 27
Average salary £21,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-50.58% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
Symantec
Cambridgeshire

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

Vendors Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
561 695 704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.69% 39.33% 41.58%
Number of salaries quoted 444 532 612
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Symantec
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Cambridge

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) HTML
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) VB
3 8 (57.14%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
4 6 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (35.71%) ITIL
5 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
5 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
5 5 (35.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
6 4 (28.57%) Back Office
6 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
6 4 (28.57%) SCOM
6 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (28.57%) DNS
6 4 (28.57%) DHCP
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
6 4 (28.57%) Citrix
7 3 (21.43%) SCCM
7 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
7 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (14.29%) Linux
9 1 (7.14%) Finance
9 1 (7.14%) VMware
9 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
9 1 (7.14%) WSUS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
2 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (85.71%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) DNS
1 4 (28.57%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.14%) SAN
2 1 (7.14%) Internet
2 1 (7.14%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Information Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Technical Support
4 1 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (57.14%) HTML
1 8 (57.14%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
2 1 (7.14%) UNIX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Incident Management
1 5 (35.71%) ITIL
2 3 (21.43%) Security Patching
3 1 (7.14%) CRM
3 1 (7.14%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) Information Security
3 1 (7.14%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Operations Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
3 1 (7.14%) SIEM
3 1 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.14%) Vulnerability Management
3 1 (7.14%) Database Security
3 1 (7.14%) Anomaly Detection
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
1 8 (57.14%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) CISSP
1 1 (7.14%) CISA
1 1 (7.14%) CISM
System Software
1 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (35.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 4 (28.57%) SCOM
4 3 (21.43%) SCCM
5 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Websense
3 1 (7.14%) Clearswift
3 1 (7.14%) VMware
3 1 (7.14%) AppSense
3 1 (7.14%) Sourcefire
3 1 (7.14%) Qualys
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) LogRhythm
3 1 (7.14%) WorldPay
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco