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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 104 122 100
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 8 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.43% 1.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 1.07% 3.06%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 21
Average salary £21,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
522 750 785
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.05% 40.76% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 422 578 658
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,500 £31,661
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 22 May 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 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
3 8 (53.33%) HTML
3 8 (53.33%) SQL
3 8 (53.33%) VB
3 8 (53.33%) .NET
4 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (40.00%) ITIL
4 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 6 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 5 (33.33%) SCOM
5 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (33.33%) Back Office
5 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
5 5 (33.33%) DNS
5 5 (33.33%) DHCP
5 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 5 (33.33%) Citrix
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (26.67%) SCCM
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
8 1 (6.67%) Finance
8 1 (6.67%) VMware
8 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
8 1 (6.67%) WSUS
8 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
8 1 (6.67%) Qualys

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (86.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) DNS
1 5 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (6.67%) Intrusion Detection
2 1 (6.67%) Network Security
2 1 (6.67%) SAN
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (33.33%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 5 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (33.33%) Administrator
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Information Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Information Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (53.33%) HTML
1 8 (53.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
2 1 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) ITIL
1 6 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.67%) Operations Management
2 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
2 1 (6.67%) Information Security
2 1 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
2 1 (6.67%) Database Security
2 1 (6.67%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (6.67%) SIEM
2 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (6.67%) Service Management
2 1 (6.67%) Change Management
2 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (6.67%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (53.33%) SQL
1 8 (53.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CISA
1 1 (6.67%) CISM
1 1 (6.67%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 6 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (33.33%) SCOM
2 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
3 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 1 (6.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) VMware
3 1 (6.67%) Qualys
3 1 (6.67%) AppSense
3 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire
3 1 (6.67%) LogRhythm
3 1 (6.67%) WorldPay
3 1 (6.67%) Splunk
3 1 (6.67%) NetApp
3 1 (6.67%) Websense
3 1 (6.67%) Clearswift
3 1 (6.67%) Cisco
3 1 (6.67%) HP