The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 225 218 219
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 43 25 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.56% 0.35% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 1.19% 0.72% 1.44%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 55
Average salary £30,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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 of England region.

Vendors Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3600 3467 4386
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 47.28% 48.63% 48.05%
Number of salaries quoted 2943 2967 3702
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 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 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 16 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
Bedfordshire +4 15 £30,000 +11.11%
Essex +18 14 £25,000 -46.80% 2
Hertfordshire -8 12 £50,000 +66.66% 2
Cambridgeshire -6 4 £31,750 -6.61% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 106 (89.08%) Windows
2 88 (73.95%) VMware
3 74 (62.18%) Citrix
4 73 (61.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 70 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
6 65 (54.62%) DNS
7 63 (52.94%) DHCP
7 63 (52.94%) Backup Exec
8 58 (48.74%) Blackberry
9 56 (47.06%) vSphere
10 53 (44.54%) Firewall
11 52 (43.70%) MS Exchange
12 51 (42.86%) Microsoft
13 50 (42.02%) VPN
13 50 (42.02%) SAN
14 48 (40.34%) Microsoft Certification
14 48 (40.34%) MCSE
15 47 (39.50%) Exchange Server 2010
16 45 (37.82%) Active Directory
17 43 (36.13%) Exchange Server 2003
18 42 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
19 41 (34.45%) MS Excel
20 39 (32.77%) McAfee
21 37 (31.09%) WAN
22 36 (30.25%) LAN
22 36 (30.25%) McAfee ePO
23 35 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
23 35 (29.41%) Lotus
23 35 (29.41%) SecurID
24 34 (28.57%) Android

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

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 52 (43.70%) MS Exchange
2 47 (39.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 43 (36.13%) Exchange Server 2003
4 42 (35.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 35 (29.41%) Lotus Domino
6 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 20 (16.81%) SharePoint
8 15 (12.61%) Lync
9 14 (11.76%) IIS
10 13 (10.92%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2013
12 7 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
13 3 (2.52%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 41 (34.45%) MS Excel
2 28 (23.53%) MS Office
3 2 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.84%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.04%) Office 365
2 1 (0.84%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (54.62%) DNS
2 63 (52.94%) DHCP
3 53 (44.54%) Firewall
4 50 (42.02%) VPN
4 50 (42.02%) SAN
5 37 (31.09%) WAN
6 36 (30.25%) LAN
7 34 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (7.56%) TCP/IP
9 5 (4.20%) Internet
10 4 (3.36%) SMS
10 4 (3.36%) VoIP
11 3 (2.52%) HTTP
12 2 (1.68%) Broadband
12 2 (1.68%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (1.68%) NAS
12 2 (1.68%) VLAN
12 2 (1.68%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.68%) Cisco Nexus
13 1 (0.84%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (22.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.40%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.20%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (1.68%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.84%) Big Data
General
1 4 (3.36%) Telecoms
1 4 (3.36%) Finance
2 3 (2.52%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (1.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (1.68%) Publishing
3 2 (1.68%) Retail
4 1 (0.84%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (32.77%) Network Engineer
2 35 (29.41%) Server Engineer
2 35 (29.41%) Network Support
3 34 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 32 (26.89%) 3rd Line Support
5 24 (20.17%) PC Engineer
5 24 (20.17%) PC Support
5 24 (20.17%) Analyst
6 21 (17.65%) Support Analyst
7 18 (15.13%) Server Support
8 17 (14.29%) Network Analyst
8 17 (14.29%) Network Support Analyst
9 16 (13.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (11.76%) Network Support Engineer
11 13 (10.92%) PC Support Engineer
12 12 (10.08%) Windows Server Engineer
12 12 (10.08%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 11 (9.24%) Server Analyst
13 11 (9.24%) Server Support Analyst
13 11 (9.24%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.68%) Middleware
1 2 (1.68%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.84%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 58 (48.74%) Blackberry
2 35 (29.41%) SecurID
3 11 (9.24%) CLARiiON
4 9 (7.56%) Clustering
4 9 (7.56%) FlexPod
5 8 (6.72%) Client/Server
6 7 (5.88%) Fat Client
6 7 (5.88%) Thin Client
7 6 (5.04%) EqualLogic
8 5 (4.20%) Management Information System
9 4 (3.36%) Symmetrix
9 4 (3.36%) Mathematics
9 4 (3.36%) Celerra
9 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (3.36%) Symmetrix DMX
9 4 (3.36%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.52%) iPhone
11 2 (1.68%) HACMP
11 2 (1.68%) HP Superdome
11 2 (1.68%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 106 (89.08%) Windows
2 73 (61.34%) Windows Server 2008
3 70 (58.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (28.57%) Android
4 34 (28.57%) VMS
4 34 (28.57%) Windows Phone 8
4 34 (28.57%) Windows Phone
5 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
6 24 (20.17%) Windows Server 2012
7 18 (15.13%) Windows XP
8 13 (10.92%) Windows 8
9 12 (10.08%) UNIX
9 12 (10.08%) Linux
10 11 (9.24%) Windows 2000 Server
10 11 (9.24%) Solaris
11 10 (8.40%) AIX
12 6 (5.04%) HPUX
13 3 (2.52%) Windows 2000
14 2 (1.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (10.92%) Disaster Recovery
2 11 (9.24%) Time Management
2 11 (9.24%) ITIL
3 8 (6.72%) Service Delivery
3 8 (6.72%) Migration
4 7 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (3.36%) BCP
6 4 (3.36%) Project Management
6 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.36%) Coaching
7 3 (2.52%) Mentoring
7 3 (2.52%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (2.52%) Systems Analysis
7 3 (2.52%) Operations Management
7 3 (2.52%) Validation
8 2 (1.68%) Product Management
8 2 (1.68%) Data Management
8 2 (1.68%) High Availability
8 2 (1.68%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 19 (15.97%) SQL
2 5 (4.20%) Perl
3 4 (3.36%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.36%) AWK
4 1 (0.84%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.84%) Python
Qualifications
1 48 (40.34%) Microsoft Certification
1 48 (40.34%) MCSE
2 16 (13.45%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 7 (5.88%) NCDA
4 7 (5.88%) NCIE
4 7 (5.88%) VCAP
5 6 (5.04%) MCSA
5 6 (5.04%) MCITP
5 6 (5.04%) MCTS
6 5 (4.20%) MCP
7 4 (3.36%) CCNA
7 4 (3.36%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
8 3 (2.52%) MOS
8 3 (2.52%) Degree
8 3 (2.52%) A+ Certification
9 2 (1.68%) VCDX
9 2 (1.68%) VTSP
10 1 (0.84%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.40%) SLA
2 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.84%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 56 (47.06%) vSphere
2 45 (37.82%) Active Directory
3 34 (28.57%) XenApp
3 34 (28.57%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 15 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (12.61%) XenDesktop
4 15 (12.61%) VMware ESX
5 13 (10.92%) ISA Server
6 12 (10.08%) Hyper-V
7 5 (4.20%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (4.20%) XenServer
8 4 (3.36%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 4 (3.36%) SRDF
8 4 (3.36%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (2.52%) vCloud
10 2 (1.68%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (1.68%) PowerHA
11 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.84%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 63 (52.94%) Backup Exec
2 36 (30.25%) McAfee ePO
3 18 (15.13%) NetBackup
3 18 (15.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 14 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 9 (7.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 8 (6.72%) SCCM
7 7 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
8 2 (1.68%) Legato
8 2 (1.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.84%) Opsview
9 1 (0.84%) Cacti
9 1 (0.84%) WSUS
9 1 (0.84%) SCOM
Vendors
1 88 (73.95%) VMware
2 74 (62.18%) Citrix
3 51 (42.86%) Microsoft
4 39 (32.77%) McAfee
5 35 (29.41%) Lotus
6 34 (28.57%) Clearswift
7 31 (26.05%) NetApp
8 21 (17.65%) Cisco
9 20 (16.81%) EMC
10 18 (15.13%) HP
11 14 (11.76%) Dell
12 11 (9.24%) Veritas
13 9 (7.56%) Veeam
13 9 (7.56%) CommVault
14 7 (5.88%) SolarWinds
14 7 (5.88%) Sophos
14 7 (5.88%) Juniper
15 6 (5.04%) IBM
15 6 (5.04%) Sun
15 6 (5.04%) Oracle
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £23,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Information Technology Services
Salary: £37k - 45k per year + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: £35,000 - £48,000 per year plus benefits
Posted: 7 days ago