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 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 78 69 52
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 12 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.70% 1.46% 3.76%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 3.27% 9.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 11 43
Average salary £46,000 £20,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+130.00% -56.52%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
397 367 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 46.38% 44.65% 40.89%
Number of salaries quoted 305 327 438
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -10.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £46,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 27 (93.10%) HP
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
2 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 23 (79.31%) ITIL
3 21 (72.41%) SQL
3 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 21 (72.41%) DHCP
3 21 (72.41%) vSphere
4 20 (68.97%) Citrix
5 19 (65.52%) HPUX
5 19 (65.52%) Solaris
5 19 (65.52%) Apache
5 19 (65.52%) JBoss
5 19 (65.52%) Perl
5 19 (65.52%) J2EE
5 19 (65.52%) MySQL
5 19 (65.52%) WebLogic
5 19 (65.52%) VMware ESX
5 19 (65.52%) NetBackup
5 19 (65.52%) Brocade
5 19 (65.52%) Web Development
5 19 (65.52%) SAN
5 19 (65.52%) NetApp
5 19 (65.52%) Veritas
5 19 (65.52%) Software Architecture
5 19 (65.52%) DV Cleared
5 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
6 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
6 15 (51.72%) C#

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 19 (65.52%) Apache
1 19 (65.52%) WebLogic
2 2 (6.90%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) SharePoint 2010
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.90%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (72.41%) DHCP
2 19 (65.52%) SAN
3 2 (6.90%) LAN
3 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
3 2 (6.90%) DNS
3 2 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (65.52%) MySQL
General
1 5 (17.24%) Marketing
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Wintel Engineer
1 10 (34.48%) Linux Engineer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
2 6 (20.69%) Technical Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Systems Engineer
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineer
4 4 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Help Desk Technician
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (65.52%) J2EE
2 1 (3.45%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 21 (72.41%) Linux
3 19 (65.52%) HPUX
3 19 (65.52%) Solaris
4 4 (13.79%) Windows XP
4 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (13.79%) Windows 8
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (6.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (79.31%) ITIL
2 19 (65.52%) Web Development
2 19 (65.52%) Software Architecture
3 5 (17.24%) Software Engineering
4 2 (6.90%) CRM
4 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 21 (72.41%) SQL
2 19 (65.52%) Perl
3 15 (51.72%) C#
3 15 (51.72%) C++
3 15 (51.72%) Java
4 4 (13.79%) Shell Script
5 2 (6.90%) VBScript
6 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (65.52%) DV Cleared
1 19 (65.52%) Security Cleared
2 15 (51.72%) SC Cleared
3 6 (20.69%) HP ASE
3 6 (20.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (17.24%) MCP
5 3 (10.34%) Degree
5 3 (10.34%) MCITP
5 3 (10.34%) MCSE
6 2 (6.90%) MCSA
6 2 (6.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
1 2 (6.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 21 (72.41%) vSphere
2 19 (65.52%) VMware ESX
3 8 (27.59%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 19 (65.52%) NetBackup
2 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 27 (93.10%) HP
1 27 (93.10%) VMware
2 23 (79.31%) Cisco
3 20 (68.97%) Citrix
4 19 (65.52%) JBoss
4 19 (65.52%) Brocade
4 19 (65.52%) NetApp
4 19 (65.52%) Veritas
5 10 (34.48%) Red Hat
6 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
7 6 (20.69%) IBM
8 2 (6.90%) Sage
9 1 (3.45%) TOWER Software