The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 90 65 31
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -34
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 24 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.35% 2.58% 9.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.62% 5.88% 17.50%
Number of salaries quoted 8 23 82
Average salary £33,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.66% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £35,300 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Symantec
South West

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

Vendors Category
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
573 408 520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 51.48% 43.78% 53.12%
Number of salaries quoted 430 359 442
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £46,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,055 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.13% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Symantec
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 21 April 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
Cheltenham +7 9 £35,250 -17.05%
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (80.00%) Citrix
4 23 (76.67%) Windows
5 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 21 (70.00%) MS Exchange
6 21 (70.00%) SAN
7 18 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
7 18 (60.00%) Firewall
8 17 (56.67%) Backup Exec
9 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (50.00%) VPN
10 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
11 14 (46.67%) Office 365
12 13 (43.33%) VMware ESXi
12 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
12 13 (43.33%) XenApp
12 13 (43.33%) Linux
12 13 (43.33%) Clustering
13 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
13 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
13 12 (40.00%) SCCM
13 12 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2007
14 11 (36.67%) Veeam
14 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (36.67%) MCSE
15 10 (33.33%) SQL

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 21 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (36.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (26.67%) Lync
5 3 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
2 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (46.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (70.00%) SAN
2 18 (60.00%) Firewall
3 15 (50.00%) VPN
4 12 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 10 (33.33%) Wireless
6 8 (26.67%) VLAN
6 8 (26.67%) WAN
6 8 (26.67%) NetScaler
7 5 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 2 (6.67%) VoIP
9 1 (3.33%) Broadband
9 1 (3.33%) DHCP
9 1 (3.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (30.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.67%) MySQL
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (6.67%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Help Desk Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (10.00%) Designer
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Server Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
4 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.67%) Field Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Project Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 13 (43.33%) Clustering
2 7 (23.33%) PDA
3 5 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (3.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (76.67%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (43.33%) Linux
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) UNIX
6 5 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (10.00%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
9 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
2 5 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 5 (16.67%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
2 5 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (3.33%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C
3 1 (3.33%) VBScript
3 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (53.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (36.67%) MCSE
4 9 (30.00%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (26.67%) CCA
6 6 (20.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) DV Cleared
7 3 (10.00%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (6.67%) MCITP
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (6.67%) MCSA
8 2 (6.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (73.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (43.33%) Hyper-V
2 13 (43.33%) XenApp
2 13 (43.33%) VMware ESXi
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
4 10 (33.33%) XenDesktop
5 9 (30.00%) vSphere
6 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
7 3 (10.00%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (3.33%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 18 (60.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (56.67%) Backup Exec
3 12 (40.00%) SCCM
4 10 (33.33%) SCOM
4 10 (33.33%) SCVMM
5 5 (16.67%) Hyperic
5 5 (16.67%) vMotion
6 3 (10.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (6.67%) WSUS
7 2 (6.67%) NetBackup
8 1 (3.33%) Zenoss
8 1 (3.33%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 29 (96.67%) VMware
2 25 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 24 (80.00%) Citrix
4 11 (36.67%) Veeam
5 10 (33.33%) Websense
6 9 (30.00%) Sophos
7 7 (23.33%) NetApp
8 6 (20.00%) Cisco
9 5 (16.67%) Oracle
9 5 (16.67%) HP
9 5 (16.67%) SolarWinds
10 1 (3.33%) AppSense