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 30 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 108 102 130
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +28
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 14 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.83% 0.82% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 1.92% 1.77% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 13 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 £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Vendors Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
782 790 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.35% 46.09% 50.37%
Number of salaries quoted 611 657 1031
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 £54,000 £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 30 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 30 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 -20 5 £34,500 -19.76% 1
Knutsford - 4 £52,500 -
Chester - 3 £33,852 -
Runcorn - 1 £32,500 - 1
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 27 (57.45%) TCP/IP
2 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
3 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
3 23 (48.94%) McAfee
4 17 (36.17%) Finance
4 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
4 17 (36.17%) SC Cleared
4 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
5 15 (31.91%) IronPort
5 15 (31.91%) McAfee ePO
5 15 (31.91%) SIEM
5 15 (31.91%) Vulnerability Management
5 15 (31.91%) Juniper
5 15 (31.91%) SAN
5 15 (31.91%) Websense
5 15 (31.91%) Blue Coat
5 15 (31.91%) Intrusion Detection
6 14 (29.79%) Change Management
6 14 (29.79%) DNS
6 14 (29.79%) ITIL
6 14 (29.79%) Becrypt
7 13 (27.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (27.66%) LogRhythm
7 13 (27.66%) Lumension
7 13 (27.66%) Splunk
7 13 (27.66%) Cyber Security
7 13 (27.66%) Qualys
7 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 13 (27.66%) MS Exchange
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (6.38%) IIS
3 3 (6.38%) WebSphere
4 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.13%) Apache
5 1 (2.13%) Lync
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (23.40%) MS Excel
2 10 (21.28%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (57.45%) TCP/IP
2 15 (31.91%) SAN
2 15 (31.91%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (29.79%) DNS
4 9 (19.15%) Network Security
5 7 (14.89%) HTTPS
5 7 (14.89%) SSL
5 7 (14.89%) HTTP
6 5 (10.64%) SMTP
6 5 (10.64%) DHCP
6 5 (10.64%) NAS
7 2 (4.26%) Structured Cabling
7 2 (4.26%) Firewall
7 2 (4.26%) Internet
7 2 (4.26%) VoIP
8 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.38%) RDBMS
2 3 (6.38%) Relational Database
2 3 (6.38%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (4.26%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (4.26%) DB2
3 2 (4.26%) MySQL
4 1 (2.13%) Crystal Reports
General
1 17 (36.17%) Finance
2 12 (25.53%) Retail
3 7 (14.89%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Back Office
4 1 (2.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Security Specialist
2 8 (17.02%) Desktop Support
3 6 (12.77%) Senior Security Specialist
4 5 (10.64%) Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Engineer
4 5 (10.64%) Messaging Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.38%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.38%) Analyst
7 2 (4.26%) Network Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Support Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Server Support
7 2 (4.26%) Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Network Security Consultant
7 2 (4.26%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.64%) .NET
2 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 12 (25.53%) Management Information System
2 5 (10.64%) Clustering
3 2 (4.26%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.13%) AS400
4 1 (2.13%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 32 (68.09%) Windows
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
2 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (14.89%) Linux
4 5 (10.64%) AIX
4 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Solaris
5 4 (8.51%) UNIX
6 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 7
7 2 (4.26%) SUSE
7 2 (4.26%) zOS
7 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.26%) OS/400
7 2 (4.26%) HPUX
7 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
7 2 (4.26%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (31.91%) SIEM
1 15 (31.91%) Vulnerability Management
2 14 (29.79%) Change Management
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 13 (27.66%) Cyber Security
4 10 (21.28%) Service Management
5 7 (14.89%) Migration
6 5 (10.64%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
6 5 (10.64%) Load Balancing
6 5 (10.64%) Problem Management
7 3 (6.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (4.26%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) Security Management
8 2 (4.26%) Supplier Management
8 2 (4.26%) Asset Management
9 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.77%) SQL
2 5 (10.64%) VB.NET
2 5 (10.64%) Perl
3 1 (2.13%) C
Qualifications
1 17 (36.17%) SC Cleared
1 17 (36.17%) Security Cleared
2 8 (17.02%) SSCP
2 8 (17.02%) CEH
2 8 (17.02%) CISSP
3 6 (12.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.64%) MCP
4 5 (10.64%) MCSE
5 3 (6.38%) MCDST
6 2 (4.26%) DV Cleared
6 2 (4.26%) MCSA
7 1 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (2.13%) MCITP
7 1 (2.13%) MCTS
7 1 (2.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.26%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
2 13 (27.66%) Snort
3 7 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
5 3 (6.38%) ISA Server
5 3 (6.38%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (4.26%) KVM
6 2 (4.26%) MetaFrame
7 1 (2.13%) vSphere
7 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (31.91%) McAfee ePO
2 13 (27.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 13 (27.66%) Nessus
3 12 (25.53%) Backup Exec
4 11 (23.40%) Norton AntiVirus
5 6 (12.77%) NetBackup
6 3 (6.38%) Tivoli
6 3 (6.38%) SCCM
6 3 (6.38%) SCOM
7 2 (4.26%) BladeLogic
7 2 (4.26%) HP SIM
7 2 (4.26%) BMC PATROL
7 2 (4.26%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 27 (57.45%) Microsoft
2 23 (48.94%) McAfee
3 17 (36.17%) CheckPoint
4 15 (31.91%) IronPort
4 15 (31.91%) Juniper
4 15 (31.91%) Websense
4 15 (31.91%) Blue Coat
5 14 (29.79%) Becrypt
6 13 (27.66%) LogRhythm
6 13 (27.66%) Lumension
6 13 (27.66%) Splunk
6 13 (27.66%) Qualys
7 12 (25.53%) VMware
8 10 (21.28%) Citrix
9 8 (17.02%) HP
9 8 (17.02%) Oracle
10 7 (14.89%) CA
10 7 (14.89%) Fujitsu
11 6 (12.77%) IBM
11 6 (12.77%) EMC
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago