The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Cheshire region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 107 106 128
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 14 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.79% 0.75% 0.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 1.63% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 11 9 6
Average salary £35,000 £43,250 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.07% +73.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
756 799 1141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 42.81% 46.00% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 586 661 1019
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,800 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
North West

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 2014. 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
Warrington -18 5 £35,000 -18.60%
Chester - 3 £33,852 -
Knutsford - 3 £52,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £32,500 - 1
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 25 (55.56%) TCP/IP
4 22 (48.89%) McAfee
5 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
6 17 (37.78%) CheckPoint
6 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
6 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
7 16 (35.56%) Finance
8 15 (33.33%) Blue Coat
8 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
8 15 (33.33%) Websense
8 15 (33.33%) Juniper
8 15 (33.33%) IronPort
8 15 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
8 15 (33.33%) SIEM
8 15 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
9 14 (31.11%) Becrypt
10 13 (28.89%) LogRhythm
10 13 (28.89%) Cyber Security
10 13 (28.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 13 (28.89%) Lumension
10 13 (28.89%) Splunk
10 13 (28.89%) Qualys
10 13 (28.89%) Snort
10 13 (28.89%) SAN
10 13 (28.89%) DNS
10 13 (28.89%) ITIL
10 13 (28.89%) Change Management
10 13 (28.89%) Nessus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 3 (6.67%) IIS
4 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.22%) Apache
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.22%) Lync
5 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 11 (24.44%) MS Excel
2 10 (22.22%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (55.56%) TCP/IP
2 15 (33.33%) Intrusion Detection
3 13 (28.89%) SAN
3 13 (28.89%) DNS
4 9 (20.00%) Network Security
5 7 (15.56%) HTTPS
5 7 (15.56%) SSL
5 7 (15.56%) HTTP
6 5 (11.11%) DHCP
7 4 (8.89%) SMTP
7 4 (8.89%) NAS
8 2 (4.44%) Internet
8 2 (4.44%) Firewall
8 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
9 1 (2.22%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.44%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (4.44%) DB2
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
General
1 16 (35.56%) Finance
2 12 (26.67%) Retail
3 7 (15.56%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.22%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (28.89%) Security Specialist
2 8 (17.78%) Desktop Support
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Security Specialist
4 5 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.89%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (8.89%) Messaging Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Server Support
7 2 (4.44%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.44%) Wintel Support
7 2 (4.44%) Help Desk Support
7 2 (4.44%) Principal Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) .NET
2 2 (4.44%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (4.44%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 2 (4.44%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.22%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.22%) AS400
4 1 (2.22%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.22%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 31 (68.89%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
4 5 (11.11%) AIX
5 4 (8.89%) UNIX
5 4 (8.89%) Solaris
5 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.44%) SUSE
7 2 (4.44%) HPUX
7 2 (4.44%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.44%) Windows NT
7 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.44%) OS/400
7 2 (4.44%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (33.33%) SIEM
1 15 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 13 (28.89%) Cyber Security
2 13 (28.89%) ITIL
2 13 (28.89%) Change Management
3 10 (22.22%) Service Management
4 7 (15.56%) Migration
5 4 (8.89%) Incident Management
5 4 (8.89%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
5 4 (8.89%) Problem Management
6 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 2 (4.44%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.44%) Security Management
7 2 (4.44%) Service Delivery
7 2 (4.44%) Supplier Management
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.44%) Capacity Management
7 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (2.22%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (8.89%) VB.NET
2 4 (8.89%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) SC Cleared
1 17 (37.78%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.78%) CISSP
2 8 (17.78%) SSCP
2 8 (17.78%) CEH
3 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (11.11%) MCP
4 5 (11.11%) MCSE
5 3 (6.67%) MCDST
6 2 (4.44%) MCSA
6 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) NCIE
7 1 (2.22%) MCTS
7 1 (2.22%) MCITP
7 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 21 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 13 (28.89%) Snort
3 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.67%) ISA Server
4 3 (6.67%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.44%) MetaFrame
5 2 (4.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (4.44%) KVM
6 1 (2.22%) vSphere
6 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (33.33%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (28.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (28.89%) Nessus
3 11 (24.44%) Backup Exec
4 10 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (13.33%) NetBackup
6 3 (6.67%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.67%) SCCM
6 3 (6.67%) SCOM
7 2 (4.44%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (4.44%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (4.44%) Nagios
7 2 (4.44%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 27 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 22 (48.89%) McAfee
3 17 (37.78%) CheckPoint
4 15 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 15 (33.33%) Websense
4 15 (33.33%) IronPort
4 15 (33.33%) Juniper
5 14 (31.11%) Becrypt
6 13 (28.89%) LogRhythm
6 13 (28.89%) Splunk
6 13 (28.89%) Lumension
6 13 (28.89%) Qualys
7 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 10 (22.22%) Citrix
9 8 (17.78%) HP
9 8 (17.78%) Oracle
10 7 (15.56%) CA
10 7 (15.56%) Fujitsu
11 6 (13.33%) EMC
11 6 (13.33%) IBM
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago