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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 80 89 105
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +16
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 19 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.54% 1.84% 0.45%
As % of the Vendors category 3.33% 3.71% 1.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 5
Average salary £35,000 £28,750 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% +4.54%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
510 512 461
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 46.32% 49.52% 41.16%
Number of salaries quoted 431 457 396
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £56,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
Maidstone -5 2 £27,000 -16.92%
Sittingbourne - 1 - -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 27 (90.00%) SLA
3 26 (86.67%) ITIL
3 26 (86.67%) Windows
3 26 (86.67%) HP
3 26 (86.67%) VMware
3 26 (86.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
4 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 25 (83.33%) vSphere
4 25 (83.33%) Firewall
4 25 (83.33%) DHCP
4 25 (83.33%) DNS
5 24 (80.00%) Linux
5 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
5 24 (80.00%) HP Storage
5 24 (80.00%) HP SIM
5 24 (80.00%) 3PAR
5 24 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 24 (80.00%) HP Data Protector
5 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
5 24 (80.00%) Capacity Management
6 3 (10.00%) Citrix
6 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
7 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (83.33%) DHCP
1 25 (83.33%) DNS
1 25 (83.33%) Firewall
2 2 (6.67%) IP Telephony
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.67%) VLAN
2 2 (6.67%) Wireless
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 24 (80.00%) Administrator
1 24 (80.00%) Storage Administrator
1 24 (80.00%) Storage Systems Administrator
1 24 (80.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
3 2 (6.67%) IT Support
3 2 (6.67%) IT Support Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 2 (6.67%) Support Team Leader
3 2 (6.67%) Team Leader
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Support
3 2 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Junior Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior IT Support
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
4 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (80.00%) HP Storage
2 1 (3.33%) Fat Client
2 1 (3.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 26 (86.67%) Windows
2 25 (83.33%) Windows Server
2 25 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (80.00%) Linux
3 24 (80.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 24 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (86.67%) ITIL
2 24 (80.00%) Capacity Management
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.67%) Kalman Filter
4 2 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 2 (6.67%) Web Filtering
5 1 (3.33%) BCP
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 24 (80.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (90.00%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (90.00%) Active Directory
2 25 (83.33%) vSphere
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 26 (86.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 24 (80.00%) HP Data Protector
2 24 (80.00%) HP SIM
2 24 (80.00%) NetBackup
3 2 (6.67%) Backup Exec
3 2 (6.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 26 (86.67%) HP
2 26 (86.67%) VMware
3 24 (80.00%) 3PAR
4 3 (10.00%) Cisco
4 3 (10.00%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Apple
5 1 (3.33%) IBM
5 1 (3.33%) Sophos
Sevenoaks, Kent
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Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago