The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 49 57 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 3 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.58% 0.85% 3.24%
As % of the Vendors category 3.92% 1.89% 7.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 7
Average salary £34,250 £46,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.54% +8.23%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Symantec
Gloucestershire

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

Vendors Category
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
153 159 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 40.37% 45.17% 44.91%
Number of salaries quoted 124 128 93
Average salary £34,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,400 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Symantec
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
1 14 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 13 (92.86%) SAN
3 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (85.71%) MCSE
3 12 (85.71%) XenApp
4 11 (78.57%) XenDesktop
4 11 (78.57%) Veeam
4 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (78.57%) VMware ESXi
4 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
4 11 (78.57%) VPN
4 11 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
4 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
5 10 (71.43%) SCCM
5 10 (71.43%) SCOM
5 10 (71.43%) SCVMM
5 10 (71.43%) Wireless

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 14 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (78.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (57.14%) Lync
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (71.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) SAN
2 11 (78.57%) TCP/IP
2 11 (78.57%) VPN
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) Wireless
4 8 (57.14%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) VLAN
4 8 (57.14%) NetScaler
5 5 (35.71%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Server Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Project Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Clustering
2 7 (50.00%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 11 (78.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (21.43%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) VBScript
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 12 (85.71%) MCSE
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (64.29%) Citrix Certification
4 8 (57.14%) CCA
5 3 (21.43%) MCITP
5 3 (21.43%) CCNA
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (21.43%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) XenApp
2 11 (78.57%) XenDesktop
2 11 (78.57%) VMware ESXi
2 11 (78.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (78.57%) Hyper-V
3 8 (57.14%) VMware ESX
3 8 (57.14%) vSphere
4 1 (7.14%) XenServer
4 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 14 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 14 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (71.43%) SCCM
2 10 (71.43%) SCOM
2 10 (71.43%) SCVMM
3 5 (35.71%) vMotion
4 3 (21.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (21.43%) WSUS
4 3 (21.43%) NetBackup
5 2 (14.29%) Zenoss
5 2 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 14 (100.00%) Citrix
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Veeam
3 10 (71.43%) Websense
4 6 (42.86%) Sophos
5 3 (21.43%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) AppSense