The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank - 41 14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 0 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 2.29% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category - 7.62% 25.00%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 21
Average salary - £30,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.38%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Symantec
West Yorkshire

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

Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
77 105 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 42.78% 30.09% 52.17%
Number of salaries quoted 63 65 65
Average salary £32,500 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Symantec
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Halifax

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 11 (50.00%) EMC
3 11 (50.00%) HP
3 11 (50.00%) Cisco
3 11 (50.00%) ITIL
3 11 (50.00%) Windows
3 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 11 (50.00%) McAfee
3 11 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 11 (50.00%) Firewall
3 11 (50.00%) VMware
3 11 (50.00%) NetBackup
3 11 (50.00%) SCCM
3 11 (50.00%) SCOM
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 11 (50.00%) Lync
3 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (50.00%) ScanSafe
3 11 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 10 (45.45%) Clearswift
5 8 (36.36%) Network Security
6 7 (31.82%) IPsec
6 7 (31.82%) VPN
7 6 (27.27%) Citrix
7 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (27.27%) SAN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 11 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 11 (50.00%) Lync
1 11 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) Firewall
2 8 (36.36%) Network Security
3 7 (31.82%) IPsec
3 7 (31.82%) VPN
4 6 (27.27%) SAN
General
1 4 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (81.82%) Analyst
2 11 (50.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 10 (45.45%) Security Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) Security Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Network Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) Network Security Analyst
5 6 (27.27%) IT Security Engineer
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) Senior Analyst
6 5 (22.73%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (9.09%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Network Engineer
7 2 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
8 1 (4.55%) Information Analyst
8 1 (4.55%) Information Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (22.73%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (50.00%) Windows
1 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 11 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (50.00%) ITIL
1 11 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (22.73%) Information Security
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) MCSE
1 1 (4.55%) CISSP
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 11 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 11 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 11 (50.00%) NetBackup
1 11 (50.00%) SCCM
1 11 (50.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 12 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 11 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (50.00%) EMC
2 11 (50.00%) HP
2 11 (50.00%) Cisco
2 11 (50.00%) McAfee
2 11 (50.00%) VMware
2 11 (50.00%) ScanSafe
3 10 (45.45%) Clearswift
4 6 (27.27%) Citrix
5 5 (22.73%) Dell