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 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 108 90 -
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 8 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% 0.63% -
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 1.57% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £31,250 -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
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
590 509 501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 39.52% 40.24% 41.10%
Number of salaries quoted 391 313 357
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +33.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (50.00%) Messaging Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (50.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) VMware