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 27 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 113 97 117
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +20
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 5 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.28% 1.07% 0.41%
As % of the Vendors category 0.74% 2.51% 1.05%
Number of salaries quoted 5 17 8
Average salary £34,500 £34,000 £43,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.47% -22.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
673 678 763
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 37.08% 42.56% 39.33%
Number of salaries quoted 527 578 648
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,661 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 8 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 6 (50.00%) NetApp
3 6 (50.00%) HP
3 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) UNIX
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
4 5 (41.67%) Windows
4 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 5 (41.67%) SAN
4 5 (41.67%) ISA Server
4 5 (41.67%) SCCM
4 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
5 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
6 3 (25.00%) MOS
6 3 (25.00%) Remedy
6 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (25.00%) Nokia
6 3 (25.00%) Apple
6 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, 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 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 6 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint 2010
1 6 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) SAN
2 3 (25.00%) VoIP
2 3 (25.00%) VPN
3 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (8.33%) Big Data
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Administrator
3 2 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (8.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (66.67%) Blackberry
2 4 (33.33%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (8.33%) HP Superdome
3 1 (8.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (8.33%) Firmware
3 1 (8.33%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) UNIX
2 5 (41.67%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (16.67%) Solaris
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (8.33%) AIX
5 1 (8.33%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 2 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Management
3 1 (8.33%) SIEM
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) Perl
1 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) MCSA
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (25.00%) A+ Certification
2 3 (25.00%) MOS
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) SLA
1 1 (8.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) ISA Server
2 5 (41.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) PowerHA
3 1 (8.33%) NFS
Systems Management
1 8 (66.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (41.67%) SCCM
3 3 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (8.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (8.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (50.00%) HP
2 6 (50.00%) NetApp
2 6 (50.00%) VMware
3 5 (41.67%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) Nokia
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Apple
4 3 (25.00%) CheckPoint
4 3 (25.00%) Remedy
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Sourcefire
5 1 (8.33%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Qualys
5 1 (8.33%) Isilon
5 1 (8.33%) F5
5 1 (8.33%) IBM
5 1 (8.33%) Sun
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
5 1 (8.33%) Juniper