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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 81 112 128
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +16
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 35 5 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.94% 0.31% 0.56%
As % of the Vendors category 4.35% 0.67% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 28 5 7
Average salary £67,500 £37,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
804 742 910
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 44.64% 46.40% 42.60%
Number of salaries quoted 684 580 759
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 27 January 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 27 January 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
Warrington +23 15 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Knutsford - 5 £67,500 - 1
Runcorn - 1 £37,500 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 43 (66.15%) Windows
2 36 (55.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 34 (52.31%) MS Exchange
4 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (44.62%) Active Directory
6 28 (43.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
7 27 (41.54%) TCP/IP
8 25 (38.46%) DNS
8 25 (38.46%) ITIL
8 25 (38.46%) SAN
9 23 (35.38%) HP
10 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
10 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2007
11 20 (30.77%) Load Balancing
11 20 (30.77%) NAS
11 20 (30.77%) Finance
11 20 (30.77%) Clustering
11 20 (30.77%) Perl
11 20 (30.77%) VB.NET
11 20 (30.77%) .NET
11 20 (30.77%) SMTP
12 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
13 18 (27.69%) IronPort
13 18 (27.69%) Migration
13 18 (27.69%) IIS
13 18 (27.69%) Dell
14 17 (26.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 16 (24.62%) Backup Exec
16 15 (23.08%) NetApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 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 34 (52.31%) MS Exchange
2 28 (43.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 21 (32.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (27.69%) IIS
5 12 (18.46%) SharePoint
6 8 (12.31%) Exchange Server 2010
7 7 (10.77%) SharePoint 2013
7 7 (10.77%) Lync
8 5 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 10 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.54%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (41.54%) TCP/IP
2 25 (38.46%) DNS
2 25 (38.46%) SAN
3 20 (30.77%) NAS
3 20 (30.77%) SMTP
4 8 (12.31%) VPN
5 7 (10.77%) LAN
5 7 (10.77%) WAN
5 7 (10.77%) SNMP
6 6 (9.23%) Intrusion Detection
6 6 (9.23%) Network Security
7 5 (7.69%) Firewall
7 5 (7.69%) DHCP
8 3 (4.62%) VoIP
8 3 (4.62%) iSCSI
9 2 (3.08%) Wireless
9 2 (3.08%) ADSL
General
1 20 (30.77%) Finance
2 7 (10.77%) Financial Institution
3 6 (9.23%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 11 (16.92%) Team Leader
2 9 (13.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (10.77%) Storage Specialist
3 7 (10.77%) Operations Team Leader
4 6 (9.23%) Infrastructure Manager
5 5 (7.69%) Consultant
5 5 (7.69%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (4.62%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Server Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (4.62%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Network Security Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Network Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (3.08%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Security Specialist
7 2 (3.08%) Storage Consultant
7 2 (3.08%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (3.08%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (30.77%) .NET
2 7 (10.77%) Middleware
3 2 (3.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (30.77%) Clustering
2 3 (4.62%) Fat Client
2 3 (4.62%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.08%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (66.15%) Windows
2 33 (50.77%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (32.31%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (10.77%) CentOS
4 7 (10.77%) Linux
4 7 (10.77%) Windows 8
4 7 (10.77%) UNIX
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
6 3 (4.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.54%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.54%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (38.46%) ITIL
2 20 (30.77%) Load Balancing
3 18 (27.69%) Migration
4 12 (18.46%) Project Management
5 7 (10.77%) Data Management
5 7 (10.77%) Strategic Planning
5 7 (10.77%) Data Protection
5 7 (10.77%) Benchmarking
6 6 (9.23%) Analytics
6 6 (9.23%) Cyber Security
7 5 (7.69%) Asset Management
7 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 5 (7.69%) PRINCE2
7 5 (7.69%) CRM
8 4 (6.15%) Change Management
9 2 (3.08%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.08%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (3.08%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.77%) Perl
1 20 (30.77%) VB.NET
2 19 (29.23%) PowerShell
3 12 (18.46%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (9.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.08%) MCSE
3 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 1 (1.54%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.85%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (44.62%) Active Directory
2 9 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (10.77%) vSphere
3 7 (10.77%) Firmware
4 5 (7.69%) Hyper-V
5 3 (4.62%) Terminal Services
5 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.54%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 36 (55.38%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (26.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 16 (24.62%) Backup Exec
4 12 (18.46%) SCCM
5 10 (15.38%) WSUS
6 8 (12.31%) SCOM
7 7 (10.77%) WhatsUp Gold
7 7 (10.77%) HP SIM
8 5 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
8 5 (7.69%) BladeLogic
8 5 (7.69%) BMC PATROL
8 5 (7.69%) Nagios
9 3 (4.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 2 (3.08%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 27 (41.54%) Microsoft
2 23 (35.38%) HP
3 18 (27.69%) Dell
3 18 (27.69%) IronPort
4 15 (23.08%) NetApp
5 13 (20.00%) McAfee
6 12 (18.46%) VMware
7 11 (16.92%) Sophos
8 7 (10.77%) Red Hat
8 7 (10.77%) CheckPoint
8 7 (10.77%) Cisco
8 7 (10.77%) IBM
8 7 (10.77%) EMC
8 7 (10.77%) Citrix
8 7 (10.77%) Brocade
9 6 (9.23%) CommVault
9 6 (9.23%) Juniper
10 5 (7.69%) BMC
10 5 (7.69%) CA
10 5 (7.69%) Lotus
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Bouns + Microsoft Certs
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington
Venturi
Salary: £8 - £9 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Microsoft Certs + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 6 days ago
Knutsford
OCC Computer personnel
Salary: £28k - 30k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago