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 12 February 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 80 89 67
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 16 12 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.74% 1.19% 2.72%
As % of the Vendors category 4.11% 2.61% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 15 7 17
Average salary £35,000 £28,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -39.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £23,500 £35,900
10% offered a salary of more than £38,400 £35,800 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
389 460 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 42.24% 45.68% 44.99%
Number of salaries quoted 307 385 350
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £46,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 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
Cheltenham +6 9 £35,000 +25.00%
Gloucester -1 2 £33,000 -5.71%
Cirencester - 1 £34,000 -
Tewkesbury - 1 £28,000 -
Symantec
South West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 17 (89.47%) VMware
4 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
4 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
4 16 (84.21%) Citrix
5 15 (78.95%) XenApp
6 14 (73.68%) NetBackup
6 14 (73.68%) Backup Exec
7 13 (68.42%) vSphere
8 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
9 11 (57.89%) MCSE
9 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
9 11 (57.89%) SAN
9 11 (57.89%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (52.63%) NetApp
11 9 (47.37%) MCSA
11 9 (47.37%) Linux
11 9 (47.37%) MCITP
12 8 (42.11%) Citrix Certification
12 8 (42.11%) Sophos
13 7 (36.84%) ITIL
13 7 (36.84%) WSUS
14 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
15 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
15 5 (26.32%) CCNA
15 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
16 4 (21.05%) SQL
16 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
16 4 (21.05%) PowerShell

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 16 (84.21%) MS Exchange
2 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (10.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (10.53%) Skype for Business
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
2 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) DNS
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (63.16%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (31.58%) Citrix Support
3 5 (26.32%) Analyst
4 4 (21.05%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Citrix Support Engineer
5 3 (15.79%) Support Analyst
5 3 (15.79%) Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 2 (10.53%) Backup Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Consultant
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Services Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
6 2 (10.53%) VMware Support Engineer
7 1 (5.26%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
1 2 (10.53%) Clustering
2 1 (5.26%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (94.74%) Windows Server
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) CentOS
4 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) ITIL
2 2 (10.53%) Configuration Management
2 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) Business Development
3 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.26%) Document Management
3 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
3 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (5.26%) Open Source
3 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
1 4 (21.05%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) MCSE
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (47.37%) MCITP
2 9 (47.37%) MCSA
3 8 (42.11%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (26.32%) CCNA
4 5 (26.32%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (21.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (10.53%) DV Cleared
6 2 (10.53%) MCP
6 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 15 (78.95%) XenApp
2 13 (68.42%) vSphere
3 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
5 3 (15.79%) Hyper-V
5 3 (15.79%) XenDesktop
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (10.53%) Terminal Services
6 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
7 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 14 (73.68%) Backup Exec
1 14 (73.68%) NetBackup
2 11 (57.89%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (36.84%) WSUS
4 4 (21.05%) SCCM
5 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (5.26%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) VMware
2 16 (84.21%) Citrix
2 16 (84.21%) Microsoft
3 10 (52.63%) NetApp
4 8 (42.11%) Sophos
5 2 (10.53%) AppSense
5 2 (10.53%) arcserve
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) IBM
6 1 (5.26%) iManage
6 1 (5.26%) Sage