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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec
South East / Kent
Rank 85 83 85
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +2
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 16 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.37% 1.54% 2.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.75% 3.33% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1 15 22
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +7.69%
UK excluding London median salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +3.89%

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
401 480 535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 48.90% 46.33% 48.81%
Number of salaries quoted 313 403 483
Median salary £43,000 £38,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+11.68% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Kent region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -16 2 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
3 4 (66.67%) Citrix
4 3 (50.00%) DHCP
4 3 (50.00%) DNS
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (33.33%) VLAN
5 2 (33.33%) WSUS
5 2 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
5 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (16.67%) BCP
6 1 (16.67%) Internet
6 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
6 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (16.67%) SAN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (83.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DHCP
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (33.33%) VLAN
2 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DSL
3 1 (16.67%) Internet
3 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) NAS
3 1 (16.67%) SAN
3 1 (16.67%) SNMP
3 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Exchange Support
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) iPad
2 1 (16.67%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) Mac OS
4 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
4 1 (16.67%) Windows Vista
4 1 (16.67%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) BCP
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity
1 1 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (16.67%) CRM
1 1 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
1 1 (16.67%) ERP
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL
1 1 (16.67%) Migration
1 1 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (16.67%) Project Management
1 1 (16.67%) Server Building
1 1 (16.67%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) MCSE
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (50.00%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 1 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (16.67%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (33.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (16.67%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Citrix
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Acronis
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco
4 1 (16.67%) Intel Security
4 1 (16.67%) Kaspersky
4 1 (16.67%) Sage
4 1 (16.67%) Veeam
4 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard