The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 31 October 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
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 90 105 80
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -25
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.66% 0.33% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.83% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 1
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
545 481 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 51.13% 39.56% 50.59%
Number of salaries quoted 475 430 321
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Symantec
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Kent

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Kent

Symantec
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Kent region over the 3 months to 31 October 2014. 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
Maidstone - 4 £32,500 - 1
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 8 (72.73%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 6 (54.55%) vSphere
6 5 (45.45%) Cisco
6 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
6 5 (45.45%) NetApp
6 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
7 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
7 4 (36.36%) Veeam
7 4 (36.36%) WSUS
7 4 (36.36%) BCP
7 4 (36.36%) DHCP
7 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
7 4 (36.36%) DNS
7 4 (36.36%) VBScript
7 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
7 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (27.27%) Varonis
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (27.27%) XenServer
8 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
8 3 (27.27%) HP
8 3 (27.27%) Dell
8 3 (27.27%) IBM
8 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (18.18%) VCDX

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 5 (45.45%) MS Exchange
2 2 (18.18%) IIS
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) DHCP
1 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
1 4 (36.36%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (9.09%) ADSL
3 1 (9.09%) Firewall
General
1 1 (9.09%) Front Office
1 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Support
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Consultant
1 4 (36.36%) Support Supervisor
2 2 (18.18%) Storage Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Sales Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (72.73%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) BCP
2 2 (18.18%) Data Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Development
3 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
3 1 (9.09%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
1 4 (36.36%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (18.18%) VCDX
1 2 (18.18%) NCDA
1 2 (18.18%) NCIE
1 2 (18.18%) VCAP
1 2 (18.18%) VTSP
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (54.55%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) XenServer
5 1 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) WSUS
2 4 (36.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Legato
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 9 (81.82%) Citrix
3 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
4 5 (45.45%) Cisco
4 5 (45.45%) NetApp
5 4 (36.36%) Veeam
6 3 (27.27%) 3PAR
6 3 (27.27%) Varonis
6 3 (27.27%) IBM
6 3 (27.27%) HP
6 3 (27.27%) Dell
7 2 (18.18%) CommVault
8 1 (9.09%) WatchGuard
8 1 (9.09%) GFI Software
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