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 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 102 119 92
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -27
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 4 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.071% 0.22% 1.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.60% 3.64%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 24
Average salary - £51,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +46.42%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
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
543 669 686
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 38.79% 37.61% 41.53%
Number of salaries quoted 428 508 578
Average salary £41,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
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 July 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 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) VB
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
4 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
4 1 (20.00%) Qualys
4 1 (20.00%) Network Security
4 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) SIEM
4 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (20.00%) Database Security
4 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
4 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
4 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
4 1 (20.00%) Websense
4 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
4 1 (20.00%) FireEye
4 1 (20.00%) CRM
4 1 (20.00%) SharePoint

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (20.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Information Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Information Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 1 (20.00%) SIEM
2 1 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (20.00%) Database Security
2 1 (20.00%) Anomaly Detection
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Information Security
2 1 (20.00%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CISSP
1 1 (20.00%) CISA
1 1 (20.00%) CISM
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) HP
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix
2 1 (20.00%) NetApp
2 1 (20.00%) Websense
2 1 (20.00%) Clearswift
2 1 (20.00%) VMware
2 1 (20.00%) AppSense
2 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (20.00%) Qualys
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk
2 1 (20.00%) LogRhythm
2 1 (20.00%) WorldPay
2 1 (20.00%) FireEye
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco