The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 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 Chester 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 41 54 40
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 0.37% 0.48% 0.57%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.27% 1.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 2 1
Average salary - £39,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
108 158 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 39.71% 37.89% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 90 100 69
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +31.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £26,000 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £40,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
Cheshire

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 17 April 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 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) XenApp
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) MOF
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Desktop Manager
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (50.00%) MOF
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Change Management
2 1 (50.00%) Data Management
2 1 (50.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (50.00%) XenApp
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) EMC
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) NetApp
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) 3PAR