The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 21 November 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
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 108 102 85
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.13% 0.27% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.62% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £32,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.57%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Symantec
Scotland

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

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
509 641 460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 34.09% 42.85% 41.33%
Number of salaries quoted 338 416 282
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,000 £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 Edinburgh

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Symantec
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (33.33%) Android
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 1 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (33.33%) WAN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (66.67%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) LAN
1 1 (33.33%) WAN
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Messaging Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Android
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (33.33%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) IronPort