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 1 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
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 84 74 47
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -27
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 19 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.66% 1.98% 5.10%
As % of the Vendors category 3.42% 4.51% 10.55%
Number of salaries quoted 11 19 44
Average salary £34,000 £46,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.08% +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,500 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £46,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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
497 421 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 48.44% 43.90% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 384 335 377
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

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 1 July 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 1 July 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 - 5 £35,000 -
Cirencester -5 1 £41,500 +10.66%
Gloucester -5 1 £34,000 +88.88%
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) Citrix
2 29 (93.55%) VMware
3 28 (90.32%) SAN
4 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
5 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
6 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
7 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
8 16 (51.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 16 (51.61%) XenApp
8 16 (51.61%) Norton AntiVirus
9 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (48.39%) MCSE
9 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (45.16%) Linux
10 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
10 14 (45.16%) NetApp
10 14 (45.16%) Sophos
10 14 (45.16%) Clustering
11 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
11 13 (41.94%) Office 365
12 12 (38.71%) vSphere
12 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
12 12 (38.71%) Firewall
13 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
14 10 (32.26%) VMware ESX
14 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
14 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
14 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 22 (70.97%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 10 (32.26%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (22.58%) Lync
5 3 (9.68%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (3.23%) IIS
6 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MS Office
2 7 (22.58%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 13 (41.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (90.32%) SAN
2 12 (38.71%) Firewall
3 9 (29.03%) Wireless
3 9 (29.03%) TCP/IP
3 9 (29.03%) VPN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) VLAN
4 7 (22.58%) NetScaler
5 5 (16.13%) iSCSI
6 1 (3.23%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (45.16%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 7 (22.58%) Help Desk Engineer
2 6 (19.35%) Infrastructure Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 6 (19.35%) Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) Support Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Server Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Server Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Server Support
5 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Field Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Manager
6 2 (6.45%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Designer
7 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 1 (3.23%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (45.16%) Clustering
2 7 (22.58%) Replication
3 6 (19.35%) PDA
4 2 (6.45%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (45.16%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) UNIX
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (9.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 7
7 3 (9.68%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) ITIL
1 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
1 7 (22.58%) Requirements Analysis
1 7 (22.58%) Technical Architecture
1 7 (22.58%) Load Balancing
1 7 (22.58%) High Availability
2 6 (19.35%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (6.45%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (22.58%) SQL
2 6 (19.35%) VBScript
2 6 (19.35%) PowerShell
2 6 (19.35%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (51.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (48.39%) MCSE
4 11 (35.48%) Citrix Certification
5 7 (22.58%) MCSA
5 7 (22.58%) MCITP
5 7 (22.58%) CCA
5 7 (22.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (12.90%) CCNA
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (61.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (51.61%) XenApp
3 13 (41.94%) Hyper-V
4 12 (38.71%) vSphere
4 12 (38.71%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (32.26%) XenDesktop
5 10 (32.26%) VMware ESX
6 9 (29.03%) Active Directory
6 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (3.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
2 16 (51.61%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (32.26%) SCCM
4 8 (25.81%) SCOM
4 8 (25.81%) SCVMM
5 7 (22.58%) NetBackup
5 7 (22.58%) WSUS
5 7 (22.58%) Hyperic
6 6 (19.35%) Zenoss
6 6 (19.35%) WhatsUp Gold
7 5 (16.13%) vMotion
8 2 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Citrix
2 29 (93.55%) VMware
3 23 (74.19%) Microsoft
4 14 (45.16%) NetApp
4 14 (45.16%) Sophos
5 9 (29.03%) Veeam
6 8 (25.81%) Websense
7 7 (22.58%) HP
7 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
7 7 (22.58%) Oracle
8 3 (9.68%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) AppSense