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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 28 32 16
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 8 19 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 4.65% 4.94% 11.70%
As % of the Vendors category 10.53% 12.93% 24.10%
Number of salaries quoted 8 17 20
Average salary £40,000 £30,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -7.69%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
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
76 147 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 44.19% 38.18% 48.54%
Number of salaries quoted 55 95 66
Average salary £40,000 £33,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.21% +1.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,950 £24,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,500 £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 24 April 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 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
3 20 (64.52%) EMC
3 20 (64.52%) HP
3 20 (64.52%) ITIL
3 20 (64.52%) Windows
3 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
3 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
3 20 (64.52%) SCCM
3 20 (64.52%) SCOM
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
3 20 (64.52%) Lync
3 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (45.16%) Project Management
4 14 (45.16%) Dell
4 14 (45.16%) MSMQ
5 11 (35.48%) Firewall
5 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
5 11 (35.48%) McAfee
5 11 (35.48%) Norton AntiVirus
5 11 (35.48%) ScanSafe
5 11 (35.48%) Kalman Filter
6 10 (32.26%) Clearswift
7 9 (29.03%) Citrix
8 8 (25.81%) Network Security

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
1 20 (64.52%) Lync
1 20 (64.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 11 (35.48%) Firewall
2 8 (25.81%) Network Security
3 7 (22.58%) IPsec
3 7 (22.58%) VPN
4 6 (19.35%) SAN
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
Job Titles
1 27 (87.10%) Analyst
2 20 (64.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 13 (41.94%) Technical Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 11 (35.48%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 10 (32.26%) Security Engineer
6 7 (22.58%) Security Analyst
7 6 (19.35%) Network Security Analyst
7 6 (19.35%) IT Security Engineer
7 6 (19.35%) Network Analyst
8 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Network Security Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) Information Security Engineer
9 1 (3.23%) Information Security Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Information Analyst
9 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (45.16%) MSMQ
Operating Systems
1 20 (64.52%) Windows
1 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2008
1 20 (64.52%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (19.35%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) ITIL
2 14 (45.16%) Project Management
3 11 (35.48%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (16.13%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) MCSE
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (87.10%) Active Directory
2 20 (64.52%) Hyper-V
3 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 20 (64.52%) NetBackup
1 20 (64.52%) SCCM
1 20 (64.52%) SCOM
2 11 (35.48%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (67.74%) Microsoft
2 20 (64.52%) HP
2 20 (64.52%) EMC
2 20 (64.52%) VMware
3 14 (45.16%) Dell
4 11 (35.48%) ScanSafe
4 11 (35.48%) CheckPoint
4 11 (35.48%) McAfee
4 11 (35.48%) Cisco
5 10 (32.26%) Clearswift
6 9 (29.03%) Citrix