The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Kent 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 98 86 63
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 4 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.36% 0.38% 1.09%
As % of the Vendors category 0.67% 0.85% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 1 9
Average salary £55,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.22% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
597 472 417
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 53.35% 44.95% 50.36%
Number of salaries quoted 512 394 379
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £24,750
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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
Sittingbourne - 1 £24,000 -
Stansted - 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 5 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
2 4 (44.44%) Information Management
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 4 (44.44%) QA
2 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
2 4 (44.44%) ETL
2 4 (44.44%) MS Project
2 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
2 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
2 4 (44.44%) TickIT
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (22.22%) NCDA
4 2 (22.22%) NCIE
4 2 (22.22%) VCAP
4 2 (22.22%) VTSP
4 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) Firewall
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (11.11%) iSCSI
2 1 (11.11%) VLAN
2 1 (11.11%) ADSL
2 1 (11.11%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) SAN
General
1 1 (11.11%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Project Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Storage Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior IT Support
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Network Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (22.22%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) PRINCE2
1 4 (44.44%) ETL
1 4 (44.44%) Six Sigma
1 4 (44.44%) Information Management
1 4 (44.44%) Data Cleansing
1 4 (44.44%) Data Governance
2 2 (22.22%) Data Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) VCDX
2 2 (22.22%) NCDA
2 2 (22.22%) NCIE
2 2 (22.22%) VCAP
2 2 (22.22%) VTSP
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (11.11%) MCITP
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) MCSE
3 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) ISO 9001
1 4 (44.44%) TickIT
1 4 (44.44%) QA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Legato
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
2 1 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 4 (44.44%) HP
2 4 (44.44%) Dell
3 3 (33.33%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) Cisco
4 2 (22.22%) CommVault
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) WatchGuard
4 2 (22.22%) Veeam
5 1 (11.11%) GFI Software
5 1 (11.11%) Kaspersky
5 1 (11.11%) McAfee