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 28 July 2015 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 91 106 84
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.04% 0.067% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.73% 0.19% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 6
Average salary £45,000 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
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
549 540 454
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 37.91% 35.95% 37.58%
Number of salaries quoted 374 392 306
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 12 (63.16%) CISSP
3 7 (36.84%) Sophos
3 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (36.84%) CISMP
3 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 7 (36.84%) Risk Assessment
3 7 (36.84%) Security Management
3 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 7 (36.84%) Websense
3 7 (36.84%) SWIFT
4 5 (26.32%) Splunk
4 5 (26.32%) IronPort
4 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
5 4 (21.05%) VMware
6 3 (15.79%) EMC
6 3 (15.79%) Apache
6 3 (15.79%) WAN
6 3 (15.79%) VPN
6 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
7 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
7 2 (10.53%) VoIP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 3 (15.79%) Apache
2 1 (5.26%) IIS
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.79%) WAN
1 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 2 (10.53%) VoIP
2 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 2 (10.53%) Wireless
2 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) IPsec
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) L2TP
3 1 (5.26%) PPTP
3 1 (5.26%) IPv4
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) SNMP
3 1 (5.26%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 14 (73.68%) Banking
2 7 (36.84%) Finance
3 5 (26.32%) Retail
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Security Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Information Security Analyst
2 12 (63.16%) Information Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Backup Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) SWIFT
2 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
3 2 (10.53%) UNIX
4 1 (5.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (63.16%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Assessment
2 7 (36.84%) Security Management
3 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Design
3 1 (5.26%) BCP
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) CISSP
2 7 (36.84%) CISMP
2 7 (36.84%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) CCNP
3 1 (5.26%) CCNA
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (36.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) pfSense
2 1 (5.26%) iptables
2 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Backup Exec
2 2 (10.53%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (10.53%) Nagios
2 2 (10.53%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Sophos
1 7 (36.84%) Websense
2 5 (26.32%) Splunk
2 5 (26.32%) IronPort
2 5 (26.32%) Cisco
3 4 (21.05%) VMware
4 3 (15.79%) EMC
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Polycom
6 1 (5.26%) Sun
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper