The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 84 91 62
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -29
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 13 6 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.01% 0.52% 2.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.26% 1.03% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 15
Average salary £41,000 £47,000 £32,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.76% +45.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £35,900 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,400 £69,000 £46,900
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
Symantec
East of England

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

Vendors Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
575 583 410
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.57% 50.09% 49.76%
Number of salaries quoted 423 468 346
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Symantec
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Essex

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Essex

Symantec
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
Southend-on-Sea -7 3 £41,250 -6.25%
Colchester - 2 £41,000 -
Chelmsford - 1 £22,500 -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
3 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
4 18 (72.00%) Backup Exec
4 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (68.00%) Windows 8
5 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (68.00%) Firewall
5 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
6 16 (64.00%) DNS
6 16 (64.00%) DHCP
6 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
7 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
7 15 (60.00%) Windows XP
8 14 (56.00%) VPN
8 14 (56.00%) Blackberry
9 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
9 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 9 (36.00%) VMware
11 8 (32.00%) Citrix
12 7 (28.00%) MS Office
13 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
13 6 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
14 5 (20.00%) Cisco
14 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
14 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
15 4 (16.00%) vSphere
15 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 19 (76.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (60.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (52.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (8.00%) IIS
6 2 (8.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 13 (52.00%) MS Excel
2 7 (28.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (68.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) DHCP
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 14 (56.00%) VPN
4 6 (24.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (12.00%) Broadband
5 3 (12.00%) SAN
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
6 2 (8.00%) VLAN
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (8.00%) Junos
6 2 (8.00%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (8.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (4.00%) ADSL
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (12.00%) Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (12.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (8.00%) Technical Support
3 2 (8.00%) Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Storage Consultant
3 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 2 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Technician
3 2 (8.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Network Support
4 1 (4.00%) ICT Technician
4 1 (4.00%) IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Technician
4 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (12.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) FlexPod
4 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
4 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
4 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (68.00%) Windows 8
4 17 (68.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (60.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (8.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (8.00%) Migration
1 2 (8.00%) Data Management
1 2 (8.00%) ITIL
1 2 (8.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (4.00%) Project Management
2 1 (4.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) SQL
1 2 (8.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (12.00%) MCSE
2 3 (12.00%) CCNA
2 3 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) CCNP
3 2 (8.00%) VCDX
3 2 (8.00%) NCDA
3 2 (8.00%) NCIE
3 2 (8.00%) VCAP
3 2 (8.00%) VTSP
3 2 (8.00%) MCP
4 1 (4.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (68.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (16.00%) vSphere
4 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (4.00%) XenApp
6 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 18 (72.00%) Backup Exec
2 6 (24.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (8.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 2 (8.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) Legato
4 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 19 (76.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (36.00%) VMware
3 8 (32.00%) Citrix
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Sophos
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
6 2 (8.00%) HP
6 2 (8.00%) Dell
6 2 (8.00%) Avaya
6 2 (8.00%) Juniper
6 2 (8.00%) CommVault
6 2 (8.00%) NetApp
6 2 (8.00%) NETGEAR
7 1 (4.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) GFI Software
7 1 (4.00%) WatchGuard
7 1 (4.00%) McAfee