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 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 80 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.69% 1.07% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 3.78% 2.43% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 6
Average salary £40,000 £62,500 £18,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.00% +237.83%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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
450 575 822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 44.69% 44.06% 58.05%
Number of salaries quoted 322 435 659
Average salary £40,000 £44,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.11% -1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 29 April 2016.

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 29 April 2016. 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
Brentwood +12 9 £37,500 -40.00%
Harlow - 5 £52,500 -
Colchester - 2 £35,000 -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 18 (62.07%) Windows
3 17 (58.62%) Workflow
4 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
5 12 (41.38%) Microsoft App-V
5 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
5 12 (41.38%) SCCM
5 12 (41.38%) Windows 10
6 11 (37.93%) Information Security
6 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
6 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
6 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (37.93%) Linux
6 11 (37.93%) MCSE
6 11 (37.93%) VBScript
6 11 (37.93%) VB
7 10 (34.48%) ITIL
7 10 (34.48%) Finance
7 10 (34.48%) Degree
8 9 (31.03%) Network Security
8 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
8 9 (31.03%) Nessus
8 9 (31.03%) CEH
8 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
8 9 (31.03%) ArcSight
8 9 (31.03%) Risk Assessment
8 9 (31.03%) CISM
8 9 (31.03%) CISSP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (3.45%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (31.03%) Network Security
1 9 (31.03%) Wireshark
2 3 (10.34%) Firewall
2 3 (10.34%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) IP Telephony
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) NetScaler
3 2 (6.90%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) WAN
4 1 (3.45%) DHCP
4 1 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (3.45%) VLAN
4 1 (3.45%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.90%) Big Data
1 2 (6.90%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Metasploit
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Publishing
3 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Analyst
2 11 (37.93%) Security Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Operations Analyst
3 9 (31.03%) Security Operations Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Desktop Specialist
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Operations Analyst
4 7 (24.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (13.79%) Applications Packager
6 4 (13.79%) Development Specialist
6 4 (13.79%) SCCM Specialist
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Information Security Analyst
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Junior
7 2 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.90%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 18 (62.07%) Windows
2 12 (41.38%) Windows 10
3 11 (37.93%) Linux
4 9 (31.03%) Unix
5 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server
6 3 (10.34%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (58.62%) Workflow
2 12 (41.38%) Configuration Management
3 11 (37.93%) Information Security
4 10 (34.48%) ITIL
5 9 (31.03%) Risk Assessment
5 9 (31.03%) Security Operations
5 9 (31.03%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 8 (27.59%) Risk Management
6 8 (27.59%) TOGAF
7 6 (20.69%) BCP
7 6 (20.69%) Security Architecture
7 6 (20.69%) SIEM
8 4 (13.79%) Application Packaging
8 4 (13.79%) Business Continuity
9 3 (10.34%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (10.34%) Time Management
10 2 (6.90%) High Availability
10 2 (6.90%) Information Assurance
10 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
11 1 (3.45%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) PowerShell
1 11 (37.93%) VB
1 11 (37.93%) VBScript
2 8 (27.59%) C
2 8 (27.59%) Python
2 8 (27.59%) Shell Script
3 7 (24.14%) KiXtart
4 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (37.93%) MCSE
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (34.48%) Degree
3 9 (31.03%) CCNA
3 9 (31.03%) CEH
3 9 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (31.03%) CISM
3 9 (31.03%) CISSP
3 9 (31.03%) SANS
4 8 (27.59%) CCNP
5 6 (20.69%) CompTIA Security+
5 6 (20.69%) Security+ Certification
6 3 (10.34%) RHCE
7 2 (6.90%) DV Cleared
7 2 (6.90%) MCP
7 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (31.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (27.59%) ISO27002
3 2 (6.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (65.52%) Active Directory
2 12 (41.38%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.90%) XenApp
4 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (41.38%) SCCM
2 9 (31.03%) Nessus
2 9 (31.03%) QRadar
2 9 (31.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (24.14%) Business Desktop Deployment
4 3 (10.34%) NetBackup
5 2 (6.90%) Nexpose
5 2 (6.90%) SCOM
6 1 (3.45%) Backup Exec
6 1 (3.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 11 (37.93%) Red Hat
3 9 (31.03%) ArcSight
3 9 (31.03%) SolarWinds
4 7 (24.14%) HP
5 6 (20.69%) IBM
5 6 (20.69%) Splunk
5 6 (20.69%) VMware
6 4 (13.79%) Cisco
7 3 (10.34%) Citrix
8 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.90%) Veeam
9 1 (3.45%) NetApp