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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 53 - 35
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 0.60% - 2.04%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% - 6.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 4
Average salary £39,000 - £16,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,250 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.38% +6.42%
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
104 108 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 30.95% 39.13% 31.12%
Number of salaries quoted 85 81 58
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £22,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 9 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
3 7 (77.78%) Sophos
3 7 (77.78%) XenApp
4 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
4 6 (66.67%) WSUS
4 6 (66.67%) MCITP
4 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 6 (66.67%) MCSA
4 6 (66.67%) Linux
4 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 5 (55.56%) VBScript
5 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (55.56%) Zenoss
5 5 (55.56%) WhatsUp Gold
5 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
5 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
6 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 9 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (22.22%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
2 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) Wireless
3 2 (22.22%) VLAN
3 2 (22.22%) iSCSI
3 2 (22.22%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Analyst
1 4 (44.44%) Server Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Help Desk Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Server Support
2 3 (33.33%) Support Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Services Manager
3 2 (22.22%) Service Manager
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Server Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Management Information System
1 2 (22.22%) Clustering
1 2 (22.22%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (22.22%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) VBScript
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (100.00%) MCSE
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (88.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (66.67%) MCITP
3 6 (66.67%) MCSA
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
5 4 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (44.44%) CCNA
6 2 (22.22%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (88.89%) vSphere
2 7 (77.78%) XenApp
3 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (22.22%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 9 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 9 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 6 (66.67%) WSUS
3 5 (55.56%) Zenoss
3 5 (55.56%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (22.22%) SCCM
4 2 (22.22%) SCOM
4 2 (22.22%) SCVMM
4 2 (22.22%) vMotion
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (77.78%) Sophos
3 6 (66.67%) NetApp
4 3 (33.33%) Veeam
5 2 (22.22%) Websense
5 2 (22.22%) Red Hat