The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 17 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank - 75 60
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 0 4 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.55% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category - 1.27% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 2
Average salary - £18,000 £25,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -30.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Symantec
South West

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

Vendors Category
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
311 315 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 40.60% 43.45% 49.11%
Number of salaries quoted 234 235 210
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £26,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £46,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Symantec
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Dorset

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 10 (62.50%) Information Security
1 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 10 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
3 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
3 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 5 (31.25%) Legal
3 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
3 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
3 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
4 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
4 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
4 4 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
4 4 (25.00%) MCSA
4 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) DNS
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco
4 4 (25.00%) Citrix
4 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (25.00%) Avaya
4 4 (25.00%) NetApp
4 4 (25.00%) Lotus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 4 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 4 (25.00%) Lotus Domino
2 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) MS Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) Firewall
2 4 (25.00%) LAN
2 4 (25.00%) WAN
2 4 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (31.25%) Legal
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Security Consultant
1 9 (56.25%) Information Security Consultant
2 4 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (12.50%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Security Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (25.00%) PDA
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (37.50%) Windows
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Business Continuity
1 10 (62.50%) Information Security
1 10 (62.50%) Incident Management
1 10 (62.50%) Vulnerability Management
2 5 (31.25%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (31.25%) E-Commerce
2 5 (31.25%) Identity Management
3 2 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (12.50%) Test Management
3 2 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Cyber Security
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) MCSA
1 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (31.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (37.50%) Backup Exec
2 4 (25.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (25.00%) MAILsweeper
3 2 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 4 (25.00%) Panasonic
2 4 (25.00%) Cisco
2 4 (25.00%) Citrix
2 4 (25.00%) Avaya
2 4 (25.00%) NetApp
2 4 (25.00%) Lotus
2 4 (25.00%) Clearswift