The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Halifax region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 34 16 38
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 19 20 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.99% 11.70% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 13.10% 24.10% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 17 20 1
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
145 83 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 38.06% 48.54% 18.48%
Number of salaries quoted 95 66 20
Average salary £33,000 £32,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% -0.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £35,750 £48,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
West Yorkshire

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
Salary Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Halifax

Symantec
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 17 (89.47%) McAfee
2 17 (89.47%) Information Security
3 14 (73.68%) Legal
3 14 (73.68%) CCSA
3 14 (73.68%) CCNA
3 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
4 13 (68.42%) SSCP
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (26.32%) MCP
5 5 (26.32%) Security+ Certification
6 4 (21.05%) Firewall
6 4 (21.05%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
7 2 (10.53%) VMware
7 2 (10.53%) Degree
8 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
8 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
8 1 (5.26%) Finance
8 1 (5.26%) MS Office
8 1 (5.26%) SCCP
8 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.26%) SLA
8 1 (5.26%) CISSP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) SCCP
General
1 14 (73.68%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (94.74%) Analyst
2 16 (84.21%) Information Analyst
3 15 (78.95%) Information Security Analyst
3 15 (78.95%) Security Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Security Advisor
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Device Driver
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (89.47%) Information Security
2 1 (5.26%) Security Testing
Qualifications
1 14 (73.68%) CCSA
1 14 (73.68%) CCNA
1 14 (73.68%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (68.42%) SSCP
3 5 (26.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (26.32%) MCP
3 5 (26.32%) Security+ Certification
4 4 (21.05%) Check Point Certification
5 2 (10.53%) Degree
6 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (89.47%) CheckPoint
2 17 (89.47%) McAfee
3 2 (10.53%) VMware