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 29 August 2014 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 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 105 100 130
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +30
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 20 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.03% 1.01% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 2.25% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 20 7 6
Average salary £38,250 £37,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
847 712 1110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.70% 44.75% 51.56%
Number of salaries quoted 666 587 978
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
Knutsford - 5 £52,500 -
Warrington -22 4 £34,000 -15.00% 1
Runcorn - 2 £40,250 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 37 (69.81%) Windows
2 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
3 30 (56.60%) TCP/IP
4 26 (49.06%) McAfee
5 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
6 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
7 21 (39.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
9 17 (32.08%) SAN
9 17 (32.08%) CheckPoint
10 16 (30.19%) Change Management
10 16 (30.19%) Finance
10 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
10 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
10 16 (30.19%) McAfee ePO
11 15 (28.30%) SIEM
11 15 (28.30%) Vulnerability Management
11 15 (28.30%) IronPort
11 15 (28.30%) Blue Coat
11 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
11 15 (28.30%) Websense
11 15 (28.30%) Juniper
11 15 (28.30%) HP
12 14 (26.42%) DNS
12 14 (26.42%) ITIL
12 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
12 14 (26.42%) VMware
12 14 (26.42%) Backup Exec
12 14 (26.42%) Becrypt
13 13 (24.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 22 (41.51%) MS Exchange
2 13 (24.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 7 (13.21%) Lync
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (13.21%) SharePoint
4 6 (11.32%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (5.66%) WebSphere
5 3 (5.66%) IIS
6 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.89%) Apache
7 1 (1.89%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 10 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 9 (16.98%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (56.60%) TCP/IP
2 17 (32.08%) SAN
3 15 (28.30%) Intrusion Detection
4 14 (26.42%) DNS
5 9 (16.98%) Network Security
6 7 (13.21%) NAS
6 7 (13.21%) HTTPS
6 7 (13.21%) SSL
6 7 (13.21%) SMTP
6 7 (13.21%) HTTP
7 6 (11.32%) SNMP
8 3 (5.66%) DHCP
8 3 (5.66%) VoIP
9 2 (3.77%) Internet
10 1 (1.89%) Firewall
10 1 (1.89%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.89%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.77%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.77%) DB2
4 1 (1.89%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.89%) MySQL
General
1 16 (30.19%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Retail
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 5 (9.43%) Back Office
5 1 (1.89%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Security Specialist
2 7 (13.21%) Messaging Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Senior Security Specialist
3 6 (11.32%) Exchange Engineer
3 6 (11.32%) Operations Team Leader
3 6 (11.32%) Team Leader
4 5 (9.43%) Consultant
4 5 (9.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Desktop Support
6 3 (5.66%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (5.66%) Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Security Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.77%) Principal Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Server Support
7 2 (3.77%) Support Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.21%) .NET
2 2 (3.77%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.77%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Management Information System
2 7 (13.21%) Clustering
3 6 (11.32%) Firmware
4 2 (3.77%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.89%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.89%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 37 (69.81%) Windows
2 19 (35.85%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 12 (22.64%) Linux
5 10 (18.87%) UNIX
6 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (11.32%) AIX
7 6 (11.32%) CentOS
8 4 (7.55%) Solaris
9 3 (5.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.77%) SUSE
10 2 (3.77%) OS/400
10 2 (3.77%) zOS
10 2 (3.77%) HPUX
10 2 (3.77%) Windows 2000
10 2 (3.77%) Windows NT
11 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.89%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (30.19%) Change Management
2 15 (28.30%) SIEM
2 15 (28.30%) Vulnerability Management
3 14 (26.42%) ITIL
4 13 (24.53%) Cyber Security
5 9 (16.98%) Service Management
6 7 (13.21%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
6 7 (13.21%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) Load Balancing
6 7 (13.21%) Problem Management
7 6 (11.32%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.77%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (1.89%) Mobile Device Management
10 1 (1.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (1.89%) Performance Management
10 1 (1.89%) Data Protection
10 1 (1.89%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 13 (24.53%) SQL
2 7 (13.21%) VB.NET
2 7 (13.21%) Perl
3 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
1 16 (30.19%) Security Cleared
2 8 (15.09%) CISSP
2 8 (15.09%) SSCP
2 8 (15.09%) CEH
3 4 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (5.66%) MCP
4 3 (5.66%) MCSE
5 2 (3.77%) MCDST
5 2 (3.77%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) NCIE
6 1 (1.89%) MCTS
6 1 (1.89%) MCITP
6 1 (1.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) SLA
1 1 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 25 (47.17%) Active Directory
2 13 (24.53%) Snort
3 9 (16.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (13.21%) vSphere
5 5 (9.43%) VMware ESX
6 3 (5.66%) Hyper-V
7 2 (3.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (3.77%) MetaFrame
7 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
7 2 (3.77%) KVM
8 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 21 (39.62%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (30.19%) McAfee ePO
3 14 (26.42%) Backup Exec
4 13 (24.53%) Nessus
4 13 (24.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 10 (18.87%) SCCM
6 8 (15.09%) HP SIM
7 6 (11.32%) WSUS
7 6 (11.32%) WhatsUp Gold
8 5 (9.43%) NetBackup
9 4 (7.55%) SCOM
10 3 (5.66%) BladeLogic
10 3 (5.66%) Tivoli
10 3 (5.66%) BMC PATROL
10 3 (5.66%) Nagios
11 2 (3.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 35 (66.04%) Microsoft
2 26 (49.06%) McAfee
3 17 (32.08%) CheckPoint
4 15 (28.30%) Juniper
4 15 (28.30%) HP
4 15 (28.30%) Websense
4 15 (28.30%) Blue Coat
4 15 (28.30%) IronPort
5 14 (26.42%) VMware
5 14 (26.42%) Becrypt
6 13 (24.53%) LogRhythm
6 13 (24.53%) Splunk
6 13 (24.53%) Lumension
6 13 (24.53%) Qualys
7 12 (22.64%) Dell
8 10 (18.87%) Red Hat
8 10 (18.87%) Citrix
9 9 (16.98%) Sophos
10 8 (15.09%) CA
11 7 (13.21%) Oracle
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