The table below looks at the statistics 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 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 155 153 176
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +23
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 34 35 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.87% 0.94% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.05% 2.12% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 23 27 5
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +3.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £18,000 £19,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £42,500 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.67% -5.33%
Symantec
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1659 1648 1799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.29% 44.28% 44.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1378 1376 1511
Average salary £37,500 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 27 February 2015.

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 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
Stockport -2 5 £40,000 -15.78%
Altrincham - 3 £25,000 -
Cheadle - 1 £40,000 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 80 (86.02%) Windows
2 73 (78.49%) Microsoft
3 56 (60.22%) VMware
4 53 (56.99%) HP
5 50 (53.76%) Cisco
5 50 (53.76%) Hyper-V
6 49 (52.69%) VMware Infrastructure
7 46 (49.46%) MS Exchange
8 45 (48.39%) SAN
9 41 (44.09%) NetApp
10 36 (38.71%) CheckPoint
10 36 (38.71%) EMC
11 33 (35.48%) Business Continuity
12 32 (34.41%) Citrix
12 32 (34.41%) FlexPod
13 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
14 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
14 30 (32.26%) WAN
14 30 (32.26%) Backup Exec
15 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
15 29 (31.18%) IBM
16 27 (29.03%) Middleware
16 27 (29.03%) DNS
16 27 (29.03%) Brocade
17 26 (27.96%) Oracle
18 25 (26.88%) Linux
18 25 (26.88%) LAN
19 23 (24.73%) CA
19 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
20 21 (22.58%) OS/400

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 46 (49.46%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.58%) WebLogic
2 21 (22.58%) WebSphere
3 16 (17.20%) SharePoint
3 16 (17.20%) Exchange Server 2013
4 14 (15.05%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (15.05%) IIS
5 13 (13.98%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.45%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (5.38%) IBM Notes
7 5 (5.38%) Lotus Domino
8 1 (1.08%) TPMS
8 1 (1.08%) Lync
8 1 (1.08%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (18.28%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.60%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (8.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (48.39%) SAN
2 30 (32.26%) WAN
3 27 (29.03%) DNS
4 25 (26.88%) LAN
5 23 (24.73%) TCP/IP
6 21 (22.58%) Firewall
7 19 (20.43%) DHCP
8 10 (10.75%) NAS
9 9 (9.68%) SMTP
10 6 (6.45%) VPN
10 6 (6.45%) VLAN
10 6 (6.45%) Network Security
11 5 (5.38%) Internet
12 2 (2.15%) DMZ
12 2 (2.15%) Cisco IOS
12 2 (2.15%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.15%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 1 (1.08%) Unified Communications
13 1 (1.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (22.58%) RDBMS
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle Exadata
1 21 (22.58%) Oracle Database
1 21 (22.58%) Relational Database
1 21 (22.58%) SQL Server
1 21 (22.58%) DB2
2 5 (5.38%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (2.15%) MSI
General
1 19 (20.43%) Finance
2 6 (6.45%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 28 (30.11%) Architect
2 24 (25.81%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (22.58%) Infrastructure Architect
3 21 (22.58%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 9 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (8.60%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (7.53%) Technical Architect
6 7 (7.53%) IT Support
7 6 (6.45%) Storage Specialist
7 6 (6.45%) Consultant
8 5 (5.38%) Systems Manager
9 4 (4.30%) Team Leader
9 4 (4.30%) Analyst
9 4 (4.30%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (4.30%) IT Support Engineer
10 3 (3.23%) Messaging Specialist
10 3 (3.23%) Email Specialist
10 3 (3.23%) Support Technician
10 3 (3.23%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (29.03%) Middleware
2 21 (22.58%) WebSphere MQ
3 9 (9.68%) Web Services
4 7 (7.53%) .NET
5 2 (2.15%) Application Packaging
6 1 (1.08%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 32 (34.41%) FlexPod
2 9 (9.68%) Clustering
3 2 (2.15%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.15%) Replication
3 2 (2.15%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.08%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 80 (86.02%) Windows
2 30 (32.26%) Windows Server 2003
3 25 (26.88%) Linux
4 21 (22.58%) AIX
4 21 (22.58%) HPUX
4 21 (22.58%) Solaris
4 21 (22.58%) SUSE
4 21 (22.58%) OS/400
4 21 (22.58%) zOS
4 21 (22.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (22.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 20 (21.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (19.35%) Windows 7
7 17 (18.28%) Windows 8
8 8 (8.60%) Windows XP
9 5 (5.38%) UNIX
10 3 (3.23%) Windows Vista
11 2 (2.15%) Android
11 2 (2.15%) Windows 2000
11 2 (2.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.48%) Business Continuity
2 21 (22.58%) Infrastructure Management
2 21 (22.58%) Mentoring
2 21 (22.58%) Coaching
3 17 (18.28%) Migration
3 17 (18.28%) Disaster Recovery
4 14 (15.05%) ITIL
5 11 (11.83%) Data Management
6 10 (10.75%) Data Protection
7 7 (7.53%) Load Balancing
8 6 (6.45%) Benchmarking
8 6 (6.45%) Project Management
9 5 (5.38%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.30%) Service Management
10 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (3.23%) Problem Management
12 2 (2.15%) Network Architecture
12 2 (2.15%) Incident Management
12 2 (2.15%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (21.51%) PowerShell
2 15 (16.13%) SQL
3 9 (9.68%) C
4 7 (7.53%) Perl
4 7 (7.53%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (21.51%) MCSE
3 17 (18.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 13 (13.98%) NCDA
5 10 (10.75%) MCTS
6 7 (7.53%) MCITP
6 7 (7.53%) MCSA
7 5 (5.38%) NCIE
7 5 (5.38%) VCAP
7 5 (5.38%) CCA
7 5 (5.38%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (5.38%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.30%) Security Cleared
8 4 (4.30%) CCNA
8 4 (4.30%) MCP
9 2 (2.15%) Degree
9 2 (2.15%) VCDX
9 2 (2.15%) VCP4
9 2 (2.15%) VTSP
10 1 (1.08%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.75%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (53.76%) Hyper-V
2 49 (52.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (31.18%) Active Directory
4 21 (22.58%) KVM
5 14 (15.05%) Terminal Services
6 9 (9.68%) vSphere
7 8 (8.60%) XenApp
8 5 (5.38%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 5 (5.38%) MetaFrame
9 4 (4.30%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (3.23%) XenDesktop
11 2 (2.15%) VMware ESX
11 2 (2.15%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 30 (32.26%) Backup Exec
2 21 (22.58%) Tivoli
3 17 (18.28%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (8.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (7.53%) SCCM
6 4 (4.30%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (3.23%) WSUS
8 2 (2.15%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.15%) SCOM
8 2 (2.15%) HP Data Protector
8 2 (2.15%) Legato
8 2 (2.15%) Nagios
8 2 (2.15%) ARCserve
9 1 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.08%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 73 (78.49%) Microsoft
2 56 (60.22%) VMware
3 53 (56.99%) HP
4 50 (53.76%) Cisco
5 41 (44.09%) NetApp
6 36 (38.71%) CheckPoint
6 36 (38.71%) EMC
7 32 (34.41%) Citrix
8 29 (31.18%) IBM
9 27 (29.03%) Brocade
10 26 (27.96%) Oracle
11 23 (24.73%) CA
12 21 (22.58%) Juniper
12 21 (22.58%) BMC
12 21 (22.58%) Red Hat
13 13 (13.98%) Wyse
14 11 (11.83%) McAfee
15 9 (9.68%) Kaspersky
15 9 (9.68%) Veeam
15 9 (9.68%) 3PAR
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