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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 87 104 76
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 14 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.41% 0.17% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 2.85% 0.38% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 2
Average salary £22,500 £27,500 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -29.03%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
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
491 530 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 49.40% 46.25% 46.58%
Number of salaries quoted 443 425 310
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -10.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £72,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 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
Stansted - 8 £22,500 -
Maidstone - 2 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (86.67%) DNS
2 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
2 26 (86.67%) VMware
3 25 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (80.00%) Backup Exec
4 24 (80.00%) MS Exchange
4 24 (80.00%) Windows
5 23 (76.67%) DHCP
6 17 (56.67%) Citrix
7 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
7 15 (50.00%) vSphere
8 14 (46.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
8 14 (46.67%) WSUS
8 14 (46.67%) VBScript
8 14 (46.67%) BCP
9 12 (40.00%) Linux
9 12 (40.00%) Cisco
9 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
10 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
10 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
10 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
10 10 (33.33%) IMAP
10 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (33.33%) Android
10 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
10 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
10 10 (33.33%) MS Office

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
3 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 9 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (10.00%) Apache
5 2 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (33.33%) MS Office
1 10 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (86.67%) TCP/IP
1 26 (86.67%) DNS
2 23 (76.67%) DHCP
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) IMAP
4 9 (30.00%) Wireless
4 9 (30.00%) VLAN
4 9 (30.00%) DMZ
4 9 (30.00%) SMTP
4 9 (30.00%) VPN
5 8 (26.67%) ADSL
6 3 (10.00%) LDAP
6 3 (10.00%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (10.00%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (6.67%) Finance
1 2 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Technical Support
2 12 (40.00%) Support Supervisor
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Support Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Support
3 9 (30.00%) Systems Engineer
3 9 (30.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) Consultant
4 2 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
4 2 (6.67%) UNIX Specialist
4 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Team Leader
5 1 (3.33%) IT Support
5 1 (3.33%) Customer Solutions Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (30.00%) MAPI
2 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 9 (30.00%) PDA
3 9 (30.00%) iPhone
4 3 (10.00%) Clustering
4 3 (10.00%) HACMP
5 1 (3.33%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.33%) Handset
5 1 (3.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 24 (80.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Linux
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (33.33%) Android
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (30.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (30.00%) Windows Vista
4 9 (30.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (10.00%) AIX
5 3 (10.00%) Solaris
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (3.33%) Mac OS
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (46.67%) BCP
2 4 (13.33%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (10.00%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (6.67%) DevOps
4 2 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.33%) Migration
5 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (46.67%) VBScript
1 14 (46.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (10.00%) Python
2 3 (10.00%) Shell Script
2 3 (10.00%) Perl
3 1 (3.33%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 25 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (50.00%) vSphere
3 10 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 3 (10.00%) XenServer
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 3 (10.00%) NFS
5 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (3.33%) MDaemon
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 24 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 14 (46.67%) WSUS
2 14 (46.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (10.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (10.00%) Puppet
3 3 (10.00%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (6.67%) OpenView
4 2 (6.67%) Control-M
5 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 27 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (86.67%) VMware
3 17 (56.67%) Citrix
4 12 (40.00%) Cisco
5 9 (30.00%) Draytek
5 9 (30.00%) Apple
6 5 (16.67%) HP
7 4 (13.33%) Dell
7 4 (13.33%) IBM
7 4 (13.33%) Veeam
8 3 (10.00%) 3PAR
8 3 (10.00%) Varonis
8 3 (10.00%) NetApp
8 3 (10.00%) Veritas
9 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
10 1 (3.33%) Nokia
10 1 (3.33%) Sun
10 1 (3.33%) Avaya
10 1 (3.33%) McAfee
10 1 (3.33%) Oracle
Kent
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £43000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago