The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 171 154 162
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 16 21 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.40% 0.51% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.91% 1.15% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 15 12 15
Average salary £37,500 £63,750 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-41.17% +183.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,300 £32,500 £17,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1767 1824 1888
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.01% 44.23% 49.59%
Number of salaries quoted 1421 1540 1618
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Symantec
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Manchester region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Manchester

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Manchester

Symantec
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 July 2014. 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
Wigan -1 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Stockport -4 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 - -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 34 (72.34%) VMware
2 32 (68.09%) SAN
3 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
3 31 (65.96%) Windows
4 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 21 (44.68%) Hyper-V
5 21 (44.68%) Citrix
6 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 20 (42.55%) Cisco
7 17 (36.17%) Linux
7 17 (36.17%) MCSE
7 17 (36.17%) Backup Exec
7 17 (36.17%) SCCM
8 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (34.04%) ITIL
8 16 (34.04%) EMC
9 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
9 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
9 14 (29.79%) McAfee
9 14 (29.79%) SCOM
10 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (27.66%) MCTS
10 13 (27.66%) MCITP
11 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
11 12 (25.53%) IBM
12 11 (23.40%) HP
12 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
12 11 (23.40%) SQL
12 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 11 (23.40%) MS Exchange
2 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2007
4 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
4 5 (10.64%) TPMS
5 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (8.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.51%) Apache
6 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.26%) IIS
8 1 (2.13%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (68.09%) SAN
2 9 (19.15%) DNS
3 8 (17.02%) Firewall
4 7 (14.89%) LAN
4 7 (14.89%) WAN
5 6 (12.77%) DHCP
6 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
6 4 (8.51%) NAS
6 4 (8.51%) TCP/IP
7 3 (6.38%) SMTP
7 3 (6.38%) Internet
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security
8 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
9 1 (2.13%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.64%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (10.64%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (21.28%) Consultant
2 9 (19.15%) Architect
2 9 (19.15%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
4 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) Support Consultant
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Services Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Service Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support
5 3 (6.38%) Exchange Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Middleware
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 4 (8.51%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) WinForms
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (19.15%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Replication
4 2 (4.26%) FlexPod
4 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
5 1 (2.13%) HACMP
5 1 (2.13%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 31 (65.96%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (21.28%) Solaris
6 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
8 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
8 4 (8.51%) Debian
8 4 (8.51%) AIX
9 3 (6.38%) HPUX
10 2 (4.26%) SUSE
10 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
10 2 (4.26%) OS/400
10 2 (4.26%) zOS
11 1 (2.13%) UNIX
11 1 (2.13%) Tru64
11 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 12 (25.53%) Problem Management
3 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity
4 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Management
4 8 (17.02%) Change Management
4 8 (17.02%) Migration
5 7 (14.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (14.89%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) Incident Management
7 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.51%) Network Load Balancing
8 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
9 3 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Load Balancing
10 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
10 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.51%) VBScript
5 3 (6.38%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (36.17%) MCSE
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (27.66%) MCTS
3 13 (27.66%) MCITP
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (19.15%) MCP
6 8 (17.02%) Degree
6 8 (17.02%) MCSA
6 8 (17.02%) CCNA
6 8 (17.02%) CCA
6 8 (17.02%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.26%) CCDP
7 2 (4.26%) CCNP
8 1 (2.13%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (44.68%) Hyper-V
3 14 (29.79%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.02%) vSphere
5 4 (8.51%) Squid
5 4 (8.51%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (8.51%) UAG
5 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (8.51%) vCloud
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (8.51%) VMware ESX
6 3 (6.38%) VMware Server
7 2 (4.26%) KVM
8 1 (2.13%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.13%) Cronacle
8 1 (2.13%) XenApp
8 1 (2.13%) XenServer
8 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 17 (36.17%) Backup Exec
1 17 (36.17%) SCCM
2 14 (29.79%) SCOM
3 10 (21.28%) Tivoli
4 5 (10.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (8.51%) WSUS
5 4 (8.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (8.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (8.51%) MOM
6 3 (6.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.26%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) VMware
2 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
3 21 (44.68%) Citrix
4 20 (42.55%) Cisco
5 16 (34.04%) EMC
6 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
6 14 (29.79%) McAfee
7 12 (25.53%) IBM
8 11 (23.40%) HP
9 10 (21.28%) Oracle
10 8 (17.02%) Sophos
11 6 (12.77%) Juniper
12 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
12 4 (8.51%) Hitachi
13 3 (6.38%) NetApp
13 3 (6.38%) Brocade
14 2 (4.26%) SonicWALL
14 2 (4.26%) SolarWinds
14 2 (4.26%) Dell
14 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
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