The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 7 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
7 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 115 93 115
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 34 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.36% 1.85% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 4.49% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 3 15 5
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -10.25%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Symantec
North West

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

Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
774 758 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 46.29% 41.35% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 594 528 647
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Cheshire

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Symantec
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 7 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Crewe - 3 £20,000 -
Macclesfield +6 1 £27,500 -
Warrington -4 1 - - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £39,000 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 17 (43.59%) ITIL
3 15 (38.46%) DNS
4 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 13 (33.33%) NetApp
6 12 (30.77%) SAN
6 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (30.77%) Project Management
6 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
7 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
7 11 (28.21%) Finance
8 10 (25.64%) SLA
8 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
8 10 (25.64%) HP
8 10 (25.64%) Norton AntiVirus
9 9 (23.08%) Financial Institution
9 9 (23.08%) Cisco
9 9 (23.08%) Migration
9 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (23.08%) NAS
9 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
9 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
10 8 (20.51%) IronPort
10 8 (20.51%) Clustering
10 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
10 8 (20.51%) LAN
10 8 (20.51%) WAN
10 8 (20.51%) SMTP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 7 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 12 (30.77%) MS Exchange
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (20.51%) IIS
4 5 (12.82%) IBM Notes
5 3 (7.69%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (20.51%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.56%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 12 (30.77%) SAN
3 10 (25.64%) TCP/IP
4 9 (23.08%) NAS
5 8 (20.51%) LAN
5 8 (20.51%) WAN
5 8 (20.51%) SMTP
5 8 (20.51%) VPN
6 7 (17.95%) DHCP
6 7 (17.95%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (17.95%) Network Security
7 3 (7.69%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.69%) Firewall
8 2 (5.13%) Wireless
8 2 (5.13%) VLAN
9 1 (2.56%) VoIP
General
1 11 (28.21%) Finance
2 9 (23.08%) Financial Institution
3 2 (5.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (17.95%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (15.38%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (12.82%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Team Leader
4 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.13%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Security Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Security Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Team Leader
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Team Leader
6 1 (2.56%) Data Storage Specialist
6 1 (2.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.51%) .NET
2 7 (17.95%) Middleware
3 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) Clustering
2 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 14 (35.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 7 (17.95%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.82%) Windows XP
7 3 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.56%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (43.59%) ITIL
2 12 (30.77%) Project Management
3 9 (23.08%) Migration
4 8 (20.51%) Load Balancing
5 7 (17.95%) Benchmarking
5 7 (17.95%) Data Management
5 7 (17.95%) Data Protection
5 7 (17.95%) Cyber Security
5 7 (17.95%) Analytics
6 5 (12.82%) Asset Management
6 5 (12.82%) CRM
6 5 (12.82%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.82%) Service Delivery
7 4 (10.26%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.69%) ITIL V3
8 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.69%) Business Continuity
9 2 (5.13%) Process Management
9 2 (5.13%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (5.13%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) PowerShell
2 8 (20.51%) Perl
2 8 (20.51%) VB.NET
3 2 (5.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Security Cleared
2 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (5.13%) MCSA
4 2 (5.13%) Degree
5 1 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.64%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (7.69%) Terminal Server
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.56%) vSphere
4 1 (2.56%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) vCloud
4 1 (2.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (25.64%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (20.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (17.95%) Backup Exec
4 3 (7.69%) WSUS
5 2 (5.13%) SCOM
5 2 (5.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (33.33%) NetApp
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 10 (25.64%) HP
4 9 (23.08%) Cisco
5 8 (20.51%) IronPort
5 8 (20.51%) Dell
5 8 (20.51%) EMC
5 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
6 7 (17.95%) Juniper
6 7 (17.95%) McAfee
6 7 (17.95%) IBM
6 7 (17.95%) Brocade
7 5 (12.82%) VMware
7 5 (12.82%) Lotus
8 4 (10.26%) Citrix
9 3 (7.69%) CommVault
10 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
11 1 (2.56%) SonicWALL
11 1 (2.56%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.56%) Wyse
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