The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 159 155 152
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 18 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.41% 0.56% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.99% 1.11% 0.99%
Number of salaries quoted 9 11 15
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,900 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,000 £53,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Symantec
England

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

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1516 1620 1724
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 41.64% 50.14% 52.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1235 1383 1432
Average salary £40,000 £38,000 £37,547
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,975 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £62,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Symantec
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Symantec
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 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
Nottinghamshire +1 9 £45,000 +20.00%
Derbyshire -8 4 £28,750 -29.87% 1
Leicestershire +4 1 £24,500 -37.17%
Northamptonshire -27 1 £40,000 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 29 (76.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 28 (73.68%) Windows
3 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
4 19 (50.00%) VMware
5 18 (47.37%) DNS
5 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
6 16 (42.11%) Backup Exec
7 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
7 14 (36.84%) IIS
7 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
7 14 (36.84%) VPN
7 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
8 13 (34.21%) Firewall
8 13 (34.21%) DHCP
8 13 (34.21%) Network Monitoring
8 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
9 12 (31.58%) SMTP
9 12 (31.58%) SSL
9 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
9 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
9 12 (31.58%) LDAP
9 12 (31.58%) BGP
10 11 (28.95%) Citrix
10 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
10 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
10 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
11 10 (26.32%) Cisco
12 8 (21.05%) NetApp
12 8 (21.05%) McAfee
12 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 18 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 14 (36.84%) IIS
2 14 (36.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (13.16%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.63%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (13.16%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) DNS
2 14 (36.84%) TCP/IP
2 14 (36.84%) VPN
3 13 (34.21%) DHCP
3 13 (34.21%) Firewall
4 12 (31.58%) BGP
4 12 (31.58%) SMTP
4 12 (31.58%) LDAP
4 12 (31.58%) SSL
5 7 (18.42%) SAN
6 5 (13.16%) LAN
7 3 (7.89%) VoIP
8 2 (5.26%) DSL
8 2 (5.26%) NAS
9 1 (2.63%) Fibre Channel
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (2.63%) iSCSI
9 1 (2.63%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (13.16%) Pharmaceutical
2 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) German Language
Job Titles
1 12 (31.58%) Network Engineer
1 12 (31.58%) Senior Network Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Systems Engineer
2 8 (21.05%) Security Engineer
3 6 (15.79%) Support Engineer
4 5 (13.16%) Field Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
5 4 (10.53%) Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Support
5 4 (10.53%) Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Exchange Engineer
5 4 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Project Leader
7 1 (2.63%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) COM
1 1 (2.63%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 4 (10.53%) Management Information System
1 4 (10.53%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 28 (73.68%) Windows
2 14 (36.84%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (34.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (31.58%) Windows XP
5 11 (28.95%) Windows 7
6 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (18.42%) UNIX
7 7 (18.42%) Linux
8 1 (2.63%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (34.21%) Network Monitoring
2 8 (21.05%) SIEM
3 4 (10.53%) ITIL
3 4 (10.53%) Project Management
3 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (10.53%) Data Security
4 1 (2.63%) Migration
4 1 (2.63%) Network Load Balancing
4 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) Java
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
1 1 (2.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (21.05%) SC Cleared
1 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
2 7 (18.42%) MCSE
2 7 (18.42%) CCNP
2 7 (18.42%) CCNA
2 7 (18.42%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (18.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.63%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.63%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (71.05%) Active Directory
2 11 (28.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (18.42%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.53%) vSphere
5 2 (5.26%) XenApp
6 1 (2.63%) XenDesktop
6 1 (2.63%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (2.63%) IAG
6 1 (2.63%) UAG
6 1 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.63%) ISA Server
6 1 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 29 (76.32%) Norton AntiVirus
2 16 (42.11%) Backup Exec
3 4 (10.53%) DameWare
3 4 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.63%) NetBackup
5 1 (2.63%) WSUS
5 1 (2.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (2.63%) SCCM
5 1 (2.63%) Cacti
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) VMware
2 12 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.95%) Citrix
4 10 (26.32%) Cisco
5 8 (21.05%) NetApp
5 8 (21.05%) McAfee
5 8 (21.05%) ArcSight
6 6 (15.79%) Sophos
7 4 (10.53%) Altiris
8 3 (7.89%) EMC
9 2 (5.26%) Veeam
9 2 (5.26%) Juniper
10 1 (2.63%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.63%) SAP
10 1 (2.63%) HP
10 1 (2.63%) Dell
10 1 (2.63%) SolarWinds
10 1 (2.63%) Trend Micro
10 1 (2.63%) WatchGuard