The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank - 38 -
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 0 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester - 1.33% -
As % of the Vendors category - 3.13% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 0
Average salary - £39,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Symantec
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
102 96 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 40.96% 42.48% 38.67%
Number of salaries quoted 80 76 82
Average salary £49,000 £42,500 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.29% +37.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Symantec
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Chester region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Chester

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 1 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) Internet
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (33.33%) Relational Database
2 1 (33.33%) RDBMS
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Support
1 2 (66.67%) Wintel Support
2 1 (33.33%) Principal Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) IT Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Consultant
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) UNIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) AIX
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Coaching
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) IBM
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Citrix
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) EMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle