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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 82 102 81
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -21
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 9 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.73% 0.21% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 0.38% 0.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 4
Average salary £42,750 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.14% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £35,000 £34,025
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £35,000 £44,875
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
531 784 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 43.31% 55.37% 51.47%
Number of salaries quoted 382 655 453
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,400 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 2 June 2015.

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 2 June 2015. 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 - 2 £62,500 -
Southend-on-Sea - 2 £23,000 -
Symantec
East of England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
1 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (83.33%) Backup Exec
3 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (77.78%) DHCP
4 14 (77.78%) DNS
5 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
6 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
7 11 (61.11%) VPN
7 11 (61.11%) Firewall
7 11 (61.11%) Blackberry
7 11 (61.11%) Windows 8
7 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
8 5 (27.78%) VMware
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (22.22%) Change Management
9 4 (22.22%) Linux
9 4 (22.22%) SQL
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
9 4 (22.22%) Debian
9 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, 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 18 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 15 (83.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) IIS
Applications
1 12 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) DHCP
1 14 (77.78%) DNS
2 11 (61.11%) VPN
2 11 (61.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (61.11%) Network Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (22.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) Technical Support
4 2 (11.11%) Desktop Support
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (61.11%) Blackberry
2 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 15 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (72.22%) Windows XP
4 11 (61.11%) Windows 8
4 11 (61.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (22.22%) Linux
5 4 (22.22%) Debian
6 2 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Change Management
2 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (27.78%) Terminal Services
3 4 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 15 (83.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (88.89%) Microsoft
2 5 (27.78%) VMware
3 2 (11.11%) Citrix
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco