The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 April 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 72 48 62
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 12 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 0.39% 2.26% 1.44%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% 4.44% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Average salary £37,500 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £25,400 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £43,500 £46,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
Symantec
West Midlands

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

Vendors Category
Coventry
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
427 270 335
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Coventry 55.96% 50.94% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 346 224 314
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,650 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Symantec
Salary Trend in Coventry

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Coventry

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (90.91%) ITIL
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
1 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
1 10 (90.91%) NetBackup
2 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
2 8 (72.73%) HP
2 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
2 8 (72.73%) MCSE
2 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) SAN
4 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 6 (54.55%) Line Management
4 6 (54.55%) XenApp
4 6 (54.55%) vSphere
4 6 (54.55%) Lync
4 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (45.45%) MCSA
6 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 4 (36.36%) Linux
6 4 (36.36%) FTP
6 4 (36.36%) CCNA
6 4 (36.36%) Cisco
6 4 (36.36%) IBM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Coventry 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 10 (90.91%) MS Exchange
2 6 (54.55%) Lync
2 6 (54.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (18.18%) SharePoint
5 1 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) SAN
2 4 (36.36%) FTP
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) DHCP
4 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2012
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (27.27%) Technical Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Support Team Leader
2 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Support Team Leader
3 2 (18.18%) Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Systems Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Administrator
3 2 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Support
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Storage Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Server Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) CLARiiON
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 10 (90.91%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Linux
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 6 (54.55%) Line Management
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
3 4 (36.36%) Change Management
4 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) VBScript
2 1 (9.09%) VB
2 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) MCSE
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (72.73%) ITIL Certification
2 5 (45.45%) MCSA
3 4 (36.36%) CCNA
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (36.36%) MCITP
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (18.18%) CCA
4 2 (18.18%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (9.09%) EMC Certification
5 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
5 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 6 (54.55%) XenApp
2 6 (54.55%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
3 4 (36.36%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (90.91%) NetBackup
2 8 (72.73%) Backup Exec
3 4 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 4 (36.36%) SCDPM
4 2 (18.18%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM
5 1 (9.09%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) Microsoft
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 8 (72.73%) HP
3 6 (54.55%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) NetApp
4 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 4 (36.36%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos