The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 July 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 East of England 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 207 201 214
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 57 56 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.71% 0.73% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.49% 1.50% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 52 47 60
Average salary £34,250 £35,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.14% -15.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,850 £20,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £50,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3813 3726 4035
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.81% 48.71% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 3169 3144 3424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £59,320 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
England

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Symantec
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the East of England

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the East of England

Symantec
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 July 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
Hertfordshire +5 24 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Bedfordshire +12 22 £30,000 -24.05%
Essex +8 11 £25,000 -43.18%
Cambridgeshire -21 3 £65,000 +85.71% 2
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 125 (86.81%) Windows
2 97 (67.36%) VMware
3 85 (59.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 83 (57.64%) Citrix
5 79 (54.86%) Windows Server 2003
6 75 (52.08%) DNS
7 68 (47.22%) DHCP
7 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
8 67 (46.53%) Backup Exec
9 65 (45.14%) SAN
10 64 (44.44%) MS Exchange
11 62 (43.06%) Firewall
11 62 (43.06%) vSphere
12 61 (42.36%) Blackberry
13 56 (38.89%) VPN
13 56 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
14 54 (37.50%) Active Directory
15 52 (36.11%) MCSE
16 51 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
17 49 (34.03%) MS Excel
17 49 (34.03%) Exchange Server 2003
18 45 (31.25%) McAfee
18 45 (31.25%) WAN
18 45 (31.25%) SQL Server
19 44 (30.56%) LAN
20 43 (29.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 39 (27.08%) Lotus
21 39 (27.08%) Lotus Domino
21 39 (27.08%) McAfee ePO
22 38 (26.39%) SecurID

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 64 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 51 (35.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (34.03%) Exchange Server 2003
4 43 (29.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 39 (27.08%) Lotus Domino
6 29 (20.14%) SharePoint
7 25 (17.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (14.58%) SharePoint 2010
9 19 (13.19%) IIS
10 13 (9.03%) Lync
11 7 (4.86%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (4.86%) Exchange Server 2013
12 3 (2.08%) Office Communications Server
13 2 (1.39%) MS Project Server
14 1 (0.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 49 (34.03%) MS Excel
2 35 (24.31%) MS Office
3 5 (3.47%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.39%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 75 (52.08%) DNS
2 68 (47.22%) DHCP
3 65 (45.14%) SAN
4 62 (43.06%) Firewall
5 56 (38.89%) VPN
6 45 (31.25%) WAN
7 44 (30.56%) LAN
8 37 (25.69%) Wi-Fi
9 15 (10.42%) TCP/IP
10 5 (3.47%) Internet
11 4 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 3 (2.08%) SMTP
12 3 (2.08%) VoIP
12 3 (2.08%) HTTP
12 3 (2.08%) NAS
13 2 (1.39%) Unified Communications
13 2 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
13 2 (1.39%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (1.39%) IPsec
14 1 (0.69%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (31.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (6.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.86%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (3.47%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.39%) Big Data
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.39%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.69%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (4.86%) Finance
2 4 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (2.08%) Retail
4 2 (1.39%) Banking
4 2 (1.39%) Publishing
4 2 (1.39%) Law
4 2 (1.39%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.69%) Advertising
5 1 (0.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 49 (34.03%) Network Engineer
2 42 (29.17%) Support Engineer
3 41 (28.47%) 3rd Line Support
4 39 (27.08%) Network Support
5 38 (26.39%) Server Engineer
6 33 (22.92%) PC Engineer
6 33 (22.92%) PC Support
7 25 (17.36%) Analyst
8 21 (14.58%) Network Support Engineer
8 21 (14.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 21 (14.58%) Server Support
9 20 (13.89%) PC Support Engineer
10 18 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
11 17 (11.81%) Support Analyst
12 16 (11.11%) Windows Systems Engineer
13 15 (10.42%) Windows Server Engineer
14 14 (9.72%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 14 (9.72%) Network Analyst
14 14 (9.72%) Network Support Analyst
15 13 (9.03%) Server Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.39%) Application Packaging
1 2 (1.39%) Middleware
1 2 (1.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 61 (42.36%) Blackberry
2 38 (26.39%) SecurID
3 11 (7.64%) CLARiiON
4 10 (6.94%) Clustering
5 9 (6.25%) Client/Server
5 9 (6.25%) FlexPod
6 7 (4.86%) Thin Client
6 7 (4.86%) Fat Client
7 6 (4.17%) EqualLogic
8 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.78%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (2.78%) Celerra
9 4 (2.78%) Symmetrix
10 2 (1.39%) iPad
10 2 (1.39%) HP Superdome
10 2 (1.39%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (1.39%) iPhone
10 2 (1.39%) Replication
10 2 (1.39%) Firmware
10 2 (1.39%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 125 (86.81%) Windows
2 85 (59.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 79 (54.86%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (25.69%) VMS
4 37 (25.69%) Android
4 37 (25.69%) Windows Phone 8
4 37 (25.69%) Windows Phone
5 32 (22.22%) Windows 7
6 27 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 15 (10.42%) Solaris
8 15 (10.42%) Linux
8 15 (10.42%) Windows XP
8 15 (10.42%) UNIX
9 11 (7.64%) Windows 2000 Server
10 10 (6.94%) AIX
11 7 (4.86%) HPUX
12 5 (3.47%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (2.08%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (8.33%) ITIL
3 9 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 8 (5.56%) Time Management
5 7 (4.86%) Migration
5 7 (4.86%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (3.47%) Service Delivery
6 5 (3.47%) Operations Management
6 5 (3.47%) Software Deployment
7 4 (2.78%) SIEM
7 4 (2.78%) BCP
8 3 (2.08%) Validation
8 3 (2.08%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.39%) High Availability
9 2 (1.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (1.39%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (1.39%) Network Monitoring
9 2 (1.39%) Product Management
9 2 (1.39%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.06%) SQL
2 6 (4.17%) Perl
3 4 (2.78%) AWK
3 4 (2.78%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 56 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 52 (36.11%) MCSE
3 22 (15.28%) Security Cleared
4 7 (4.86%) MCITP
4 7 (4.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (4.86%) Degree
4 7 (4.86%) NCDA
4 7 (4.86%) NCIE
4 7 (4.86%) VCAP
5 5 (3.47%) Security+ Certification
5 5 (3.47%) MCTS
6 4 (2.78%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.08%) MCSA
8 2 (1.39%) VTSP
8 2 (1.39%) VCDX
8 2 (1.39%) CCNA
8 2 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (1.39%) MCP
9 1 (0.69%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.33%) SLA
2 4 (2.78%) PCI DSS
2 4 (2.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 62 (43.06%) vSphere
2 54 (37.50%) Active Directory
3 38 (26.39%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 31 (21.53%) XenApp
5 19 (13.19%) ISA Server
6 18 (12.50%) XenDesktop
7 15 (10.42%) VMware ESX
8 13 (9.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (6.25%) Hyper-V
10 5 (3.47%) MetaFrame
10 5 (3.47%) Terminal Services
10 5 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (3.47%) XenServer
11 4 (2.78%) Veritas Volume Manager
11 4 (2.78%) SRDF
12 3 (2.08%) VMware Server
12 3 (2.08%) vCloud
13 2 (1.39%) PowerHA
13 2 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
13 2 (1.39%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 67 (46.53%) Backup Exec
2 39 (27.08%) McAfee ePO
3 24 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 23 (15.97%) Norton AntiVirus
5 22 (15.28%) NetBackup
6 11 (7.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 10 (6.94%) SCCM
8 7 (4.86%) EMC NetWorker
8 7 (4.86%) WSUS
9 4 (2.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 3 (2.08%) Opsview
11 2 (1.39%) SCDPM
11 2 (1.39%) SCOM
11 2 (1.39%) Legato
12 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 1 (0.69%) Cacti
Vendors
1 97 (67.36%) VMware
2 83 (57.64%) Citrix
3 68 (47.22%) Microsoft
4 45 (31.25%) McAfee
5 39 (27.08%) Lotus
6 38 (26.39%) NetApp
7 37 (25.69%) Clearswift
8 22 (15.28%) HP
8 22 (15.28%) Cisco
9 20 (13.89%) EMC
10 15 (10.42%) Dell
11 11 (7.64%) Veritas
12 10 (6.94%) Sophos
13 9 (6.25%) CommVault
13 9 (6.25%) Juniper
13 9 (6.25%) Veeam
14 8 (5.56%) IBM
15 7 (4.86%) Oracle
15 7 (4.86%) SolarWinds
16 6 (4.17%) Sun