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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 100 90 100
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 11 20 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.68% 1.39% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 3.56% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 1 17 12
Average salary £35,000 £44,000 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.45% +13.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
578 562 705
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 35.79% 39.11% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 435 463 575
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £28,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 January 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 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
3 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
3 8 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
5 6 (42.86%) HTML
5 6 (42.86%) SQL
5 6 (42.86%) VB
5 6 (42.86%) .NET
6 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
6 5 (35.71%) ITIL
6 5 (35.71%) MS Exchange
6 5 (35.71%) DHCP
6 5 (35.71%) DNS
6 5 (35.71%) Back Office
6 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
6 5 (35.71%) SCOM
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (28.57%) SCCM
7 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
7 4 (28.57%) Citrix
8 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
8 3 (21.43%) Nokia
8 3 (21.43%) Apple
8 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
8 3 (21.43%) Remedy
8 3 (21.43%) MOS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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
1 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (78.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DHCP
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) VPN
2 3 (21.43%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (35.71%) Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (42.86%) HTML
1 6 (42.86%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Blackberry
2 3 (21.43%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows XP
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Incident Management
2 5 (35.71%) ITIL
3 1 (7.14%) Change Management
3 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (42.86%) SQL
1 6 (42.86%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (21.43%) A+ Certification
1 3 (21.43%) MOS
1 3 (21.43%) MCP
1 3 (21.43%) MCSE
1 3 (21.43%) MCSA
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (57.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 5 (35.71%) SCOM
3 4 (28.57%) SCCM
4 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Citrix
3 3 (21.43%) Nokia
3 3 (21.43%) Apple
3 3 (21.43%) CheckPoint
3 3 (21.43%) Remedy
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco