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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 103 99 133
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +34
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 24 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.23% 0.94% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 2.82% 2.09% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 6
Average salary £35,750 £39,000 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +56.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
850 718 1081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.72% 44.90% 50.99%
Number of salaries quoted 680 597 926
Average salary £37,500 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.73% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £62,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 September 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 - 6 £52,500 -
Warrington -28 4 £34,000 -13.92%
Runcorn - 3 £39,000 - 1
Northwich - 2 £32,500 - 1
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 36 (70.59%) Windows
3 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
4 24 (47.06%) McAfee
5 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
6 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
6 22 (43.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (33.33%) VMware
8 17 (33.33%) HP
8 17 (33.33%) SQL
9 16 (31.37%) SAN
9 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
10 15 (29.41%) Change Management
10 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
11 14 (27.45%) Vulnerability Management
11 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
11 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
11 14 (27.45%) McAfee ePO
11 14 (27.45%) SIEM
11 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (27.45%) IronPort
11 14 (27.45%) Blue Coat
11 14 (27.45%) Websense
11 14 (27.45%) Juniper
12 13 (25.49%) Dell
12 13 (25.49%) DNS
12 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
12 13 (25.49%) Finance

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 23 (45.10%) MS Exchange
2 14 (27.45%) Exchange Server 2013
3 10 (19.61%) SharePoint
4 8 (15.69%) Lync
4 8 (15.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (13.73%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 3 (5.88%) IIS
7 2 (3.92%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (1.96%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 8 (15.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 29 (56.86%) TCP/IP
2 16 (31.37%) SAN
3 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
4 13 (25.49%) DNS
5 8 (15.69%) Network Security
6 7 (13.73%) NAS
6 7 (13.73%) SMTP
6 7 (13.73%) SNMP
7 6 (11.76%) HTTP
7 6 (11.76%) HTTPS
7 6 (11.76%) SSL
8 3 (5.88%) VoIP
8 3 (5.88%) Firewall
9 2 (3.92%) Internet
9 2 (3.92%) Wireless
9 2 (3.92%) DHCP
9 2 (3.92%) VPN
9 2 (3.92%) ADSL
10 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
10 1 (1.96%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle Database
2 3 (5.88%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.88%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.92%) DB2
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.96%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (1.96%) MySQL
General
1 13 (25.49%) Finance
2 7 (13.73%) Retail
3 6 (11.76%) Back Office
3 6 (11.76%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.96%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (23.53%) Security Specialist
2 7 (13.73%) Messaging Engineer
2 7 (13.73%) Operations Team Leader
2 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
2 7 (13.73%) Consultant
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Senior Security Specialist
3 6 (11.76%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (5.88%) Architect
4 3 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (3.92%) Server Support
5 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Field Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Security Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Principal Consultant
5 2 (3.92%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (3.92%) Wintel Support
5 2 (3.92%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (13.73%) .NET
2 2 (3.92%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (3.92%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (25.49%) Management Information System
3 7 (13.73%) Clustering
3 7 (13.73%) Firmware
4 2 (3.92%) FlexPod
5 1 (1.96%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.96%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.96%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 36 (70.59%) Windows
2 19 (37.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (23.53%) Linux
4 10 (19.61%) UNIX
5 7 (13.73%) CentOS
5 7 (13.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (11.76%) AIX
7 4 (7.84%) Solaris
8 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (3.92%) SUSE
9 2 (3.92%) zOS
9 2 (3.92%) OS/400
9 2 (3.92%) Windows NT
9 2 (3.92%) HPUX
9 2 (3.92%) Windows 2000
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.96%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (29.41%) Change Management
2 14 (27.45%) Vulnerability Management
2 14 (27.45%) SIEM
3 12 (23.53%) Cyber Security
3 12 (23.53%) ITIL
4 7 (13.73%) Load Balancing
4 7 (13.73%) Problem Management
4 7 (13.73%) Strategic Planning
4 7 (13.73%) Incident Management
4 7 (13.73%) Service Management
4 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.76%) Migration
6 4 (7.84%) Coaching
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.88%) Business Continuity
8 2 (3.92%) Asset Management
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.96%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (1.96%) Performance Management
9 1 (1.96%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) SQL
2 7 (13.73%) Perl
2 7 (13.73%) VB.NET
3 1 (1.96%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (27.45%) Security Cleared
1 14 (27.45%) SC Cleared
2 8 (15.69%) CISSP
2 8 (15.69%) SSCP
2 8 (15.69%) CEH
3 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (3.92%) MCP
4 2 (3.92%) MCSE
4 2 (3.92%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.96%) MCITP
5 1 (1.96%) MCDST
5 1 (1.96%) MCTS
5 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.96%) NCIE
5 1 (1.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 22 (43.14%) Active Directory
2 12 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (23.53%) Snort
3 8 (15.69%) vSphere
4 5 (9.80%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.92%) MetaFrame
6 2 (3.92%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (3.92%) KVM
7 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.96%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 22 (43.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (27.45%) McAfee ePO
3 12 (23.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (23.53%) Nessus
3 12 (23.53%) Backup Exec
4 10 (19.61%) SCCM
5 9 (17.65%) HP SIM
6 7 (13.73%) WSUS
6 7 (13.73%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (7.84%) NetBackup
8 3 (5.88%) SCOM
8 3 (5.88%) Tivoli
9 2 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (3.92%) BMC PATROL
9 2 (3.92%) Nagios
9 2 (3.92%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 37 (72.55%) Microsoft
2 24 (47.06%) McAfee
3 17 (33.33%) VMware
3 17 (33.33%) HP
4 16 (31.37%) CheckPoint
5 14 (27.45%) IronPort
5 14 (27.45%) Blue Coat
5 14 (27.45%) Websense
5 14 (27.45%) Juniper
6 13 (25.49%) Dell
6 13 (25.49%) Becrypt
7 12 (23.53%) LogRhythm
7 12 (23.53%) Lumension
7 12 (23.53%) Qualys
7 12 (23.53%) Splunk
8 11 (21.57%) Red Hat
8 11 (21.57%) Sophos
9 10 (19.61%) Citrix
10 7 (13.73%) CA
10 7 (13.73%) Oracle
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 5 days ago
Runcorn, Cheshire
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago