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 2 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 96 83 73
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.100% 0.37% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.98% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 4
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
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
524 408 401
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 52.14% 37.99% 51.68%
Number of salaries quoted 433 360 341
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +12.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,000 £60,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 3 (60.00%) Cisco
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (60.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) NCDA
4 2 (40.00%) NCIE
4 2 (40.00%) VCAP
4 2 (40.00%) VTSP
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 2 (40.00%) VCDX
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) Data Management
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) CommVault
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp
4 2 (40.00%) Legato

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) ADSL
2 1 (20.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (20.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 2 (40.00%) Technical Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) Storage Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support
2 1 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Data Management
2 1 (20.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (40.00%) VCDX
1 2 (40.00%) NCDA
1 2 (40.00%) NCIE
1 2 (40.00%) VCAP
1 2 (40.00%) VTSP
2 1 (20.00%) MCITP
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (60.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Legato
1 2 (40.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Citrix
3 2 (40.00%) CommVault
3 2 (40.00%) NetApp
3 2 (40.00%) WatchGuard
3 2 (40.00%) Veeam
4 1 (20.00%) GFI Software
4 1 (20.00%) Kaspersky
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee