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 February 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 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 100 106 131
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +25
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 21 9 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.12% 0.58% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 2.46% 1.34% 1.02%
Number of salaries quoted 14 6 2
Average salary £66,250 £28,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+132.45% -43.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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
855 671 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.72% 42.93% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 691 510 675
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 February 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 February 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 +7 9 £27,500 +22.22% 2
Knutsford - 5 £67,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 £27,500 - 1
Wilmslow - 1 £39,000 - 1
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 27 (48.21%) Norton AntiVirus
3 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
4 24 (42.86%) ITIL
4 24 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 24 (42.86%) DNS
4 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
5 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
5 22 (39.29%) SAN
6 20 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
7 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (33.93%) NAS
7 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
7 19 (33.93%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (33.93%) Migration
8 18 (32.14%) Clustering
8 18 (32.14%) Finance
8 18 (32.14%) Load Balancing
8 18 (32.14%) IronPort
8 18 (32.14%) SMTP
8 18 (32.14%) Perl
8 18 (32.14%) VB.NET
8 18 (32.14%) .NET
8 18 (32.14%) IIS
9 17 (30.36%) HP
9 17 (30.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 13 (23.21%) NetApp
11 12 (21.43%) Project Management
12 11 (19.64%) McAfee

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 20 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 19 (33.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (32.14%) IIS
5 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.93%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (1.79%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (17.86%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.79%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 24 (42.86%) DNS
2 22 (39.29%) SAN
2 22 (39.29%) TCP/IP
3 19 (33.93%) NAS
4 18 (32.14%) SMTP
5 8 (14.29%) VPN
5 8 (14.29%) LAN
5 8 (14.29%) WAN
6 7 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
6 7 (12.50%) Network Security
7 6 (10.71%) DHCP
8 5 (8.93%) Firewall
9 4 (7.14%) iSCSI
10 2 (3.57%) Wireless
10 2 (3.57%) ADSL
11 1 (1.79%) VoIP
11 1 (1.79%) SNMP
General
1 18 (32.14%) Finance
2 7 (12.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (12.50%) Storage Specialist
2 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (10.71%) Infrastructure Manager
3 5 (8.93%) Consultant
3 5 (8.93%) Team Leader
3 5 (8.93%) Service Desk Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Messaging Specialist
4 3 (5.36%) Security Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Exchange Specialist
4 3 (5.36%) Network Engineer
4 3 (5.36%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Security Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) Security Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) Storage Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Analyst
5 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (3.57%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (3.57%) Field Engineer
5 2 (3.57%) Server Specialist
5 2 (3.57%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.14%) .NET
2 7 (12.50%) Middleware
3 2 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 18 (32.14%) Clustering
2 3 (5.36%) Fat Client
2 3 (5.36%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 35 (62.50%) Windows
2 25 (44.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (33.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Vista
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (42.86%) ITIL
2 19 (33.93%) Migration
3 18 (32.14%) Load Balancing
4 12 (21.43%) Project Management
5 7 (12.50%) Data Management
5 7 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 7 (12.50%) Analytics
5 7 (12.50%) Cyber Security
5 7 (12.50%) Benchmarking
6 5 (8.93%) Service Delivery
6 5 (8.93%) Asset Management
6 5 (8.93%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.93%) CRM
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.79%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.79%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (33.93%) PowerShell
2 18 (32.14%) VB.NET
2 18 (32.14%) Perl
3 7 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.71%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (5.36%) MCSE
3 3 (5.36%) MCSA
4 2 (3.57%) Degree
5 1 (1.79%) VCP4
5 1 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.93%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.36%) Terminal Services
5 2 (3.57%) vSphere
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (1.79%) vCloud
6 1 (1.79%) XenApp
6 1 (1.79%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 27 (48.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (30.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 9 (16.07%) Backup Exec
4 7 (12.50%) SCOM
5 6 (10.71%) SCCM
6 5 (8.93%) WSUS
7 4 (7.14%) BladeLogic
7 4 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
7 4 (7.14%) Nagios
7 4 (7.14%) McAfee ePO
8 3 (5.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (3.57%) SCOrch
10 1 (1.79%) HP SIM
10 1 (1.79%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 22 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 18 (32.14%) IronPort
3 17 (30.36%) HP
4 13 (23.21%) NetApp
5 11 (19.64%) McAfee
6 10 (17.86%) VMware
6 10 (17.86%) Dell
7 8 (14.29%) EMC
7 8 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 7 (12.50%) Brocade
8 7 (12.50%) Citrix
8 7 (12.50%) Juniper
8 7 (12.50%) Cisco
8 7 (12.50%) IBM
9 5 (8.93%) Lotus
10 4 (7.14%) Tripwire
10 4 (7.14%) Sophos
10 4 (7.14%) BMC
10 4 (7.14%) CA
10 4 (7.14%) CommVault
Wilmslow
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 2 days ago
Macclesfield
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago