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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 94 96 91
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -5
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 4 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 0.40% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.79% 0.87%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 4
Average salary £35,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.36% +22.22%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
483 509 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 44.43% 50.45% 41.79%
Number of salaries quoted 434 427 389
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -13.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 28 August 2015. 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
West Malling - 1 £44,500 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (90.00%) VMware
3 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 17 (85.00%) Windows
3 17 (85.00%) vSphere
4 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
5 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
5 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) Linux
7 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (50.00%) Firewall
7 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (45.00%) SAN
8 9 (45.00%) Apache
9 7 (35.00%) SMTP
9 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
9 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (35.00%) VBScript
9 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 7 (35.00%) IIS
9 7 (35.00%) MS Office
9 7 (35.00%) Apple
9 7 (35.00%) DMZ
9 7 (35.00%) VPN
9 7 (35.00%) MAPI

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (70.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (45.00%) Apache
3 7 (35.00%) IIS
3 7 (35.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2003
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 7 (35.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 7 (35.00%) MS Office
1 7 (35.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 7 (35.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (95.00%) DNS
2 17 (85.00%) DHCP
3 16 (80.00%) TCP/IP
4 10 (50.00%) Firewall
5 9 (45.00%) SAN
6 7 (35.00%) DMZ
6 7 (35.00%) Wireless
6 7 (35.00%) VLAN
6 7 (35.00%) IMAP
6 7 (35.00%) NAS
6 7 (35.00%) VPN
6 7 (35.00%) SMTP
7 2 (10.00%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (10.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (65.00%) Support Engineer
1 13 (65.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 9 (45.00%) Systems Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Systems Support
3 7 (35.00%) Technical Support
3 7 (35.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 7 (35.00%) Systems Support Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Technical Support
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (30.00%) Technical Engineer
5 3 (15.00%) Administrator
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 1 (5.00%) Support Supervisor
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (35.00%) PDA
2 7 (35.00%) iPhone
2 7 (35.00%) Blackberry
2 7 (35.00%) Replication
3 3 (15.00%) HP Storage
4 2 (10.00%) HACMP
4 2 (10.00%) Clustering
4 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 17 (85.00%) Windows
2 12 (60.00%) Linux
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Vista
4 7 (35.00%) Android
4 7 (35.00%) Windows XP
4 7 (35.00%) Mac OS
4 7 (35.00%) Windows 8
4 7 (35.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (10.00%) AIX
6 2 (10.00%) Solaris
6 2 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) BCP
2 3 (15.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
3 2 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) VBScript
1 7 (35.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (10.00%) Bash Shell
2 2 (10.00%) Python
2 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (10.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (85.00%) vSphere
2 14 (70.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 7 (35.00%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (35.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 2 (10.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 14 (70.00%) Backup Exec
2 10 (50.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 7 (35.00%) WSUS
4 5 (25.00%) NetBackup
5 3 (15.00%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (15.00%) HP SIM
6 2 (10.00%) Puppet
6 2 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (10.00%) OpenView
6 2 (10.00%) Control-M
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
1 18 (90.00%) VMware
2 7 (35.00%) Draytek
2 7 (35.00%) Veeam
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco
2 7 (35.00%) Citrix
2 7 (35.00%) Apple
3 5 (25.00%) HP
4 3 (15.00%) 3PAR
5 2 (10.00%) Veritas
5 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
Sevenoaks, Kent
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago