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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 144 144 186
Rank change year-on-year
0 +42
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 42 29 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.06% 0.78% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 2.52% 1.75% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 22 2
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £31,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -13.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,600 £24,625 £19,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £37,150 £44,350
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
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
1665 1653 1955
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 42.19% 44.47% 45.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1437 1425 1692
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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
Cheadle +9 5 £39,500 +16.17% 1
Stockport - 5 £40,000 - 1
Altrincham - 1 £25,000 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 69 (83.13%) Windows
2 62 (74.70%) Microsoft
3 52 (62.65%) VMware
4 46 (55.42%) Hyper-V
5 45 (54.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 44 (53.01%) Cisco
6 44 (53.01%) HP
7 43 (51.81%) SAN
8 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
9 34 (40.96%) NetApp
9 34 (40.96%) EMC
10 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
11 30 (36.14%) Citrix
12 27 (32.53%) IBM
12 27 (32.53%) Business Continuity
13 26 (31.33%) DNS
13 26 (31.33%) WAN
13 26 (31.33%) FlexPod
14 25 (30.12%) Brocade
14 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
14 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Certification
14 25 (30.12%) Middleware
15 24 (28.92%) Backup Exec
15 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
15 24 (28.92%) Oracle
16 23 (27.71%) Linux
17 22 (26.51%) CA
18 21 (25.30%) LAN
19 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
20 19 (22.89%) OS/400

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 37 (44.58%) MS Exchange
2 19 (22.89%) WebSphere
2 19 (22.89%) WebLogic
3 13 (15.66%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (14.46%) SharePoint
4 12 (14.46%) IIS
5 10 (12.05%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (9.64%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (7.23%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (6.02%) IBM Notes
8 5 (6.02%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (2.41%) Lync
10 1 (1.20%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (1.20%) TPMS
Applications
1 14 (16.87%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (51.81%) SAN
2 26 (31.33%) DNS
2 26 (31.33%) WAN
3 21 (25.30%) LAN
4 20 (24.10%) TCP/IP
5 18 (21.69%) Firewall
6 17 (20.48%) DHCP
7 10 (12.05%) NAS
8 8 (9.64%) SMTP
9 5 (6.02%) VPN
9 5 (6.02%) Internet
10 4 (4.82%) VLAN
11 3 (3.61%) DMZ
11 3 (3.61%) Network Security
11 3 (3.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (2.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.41%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.41%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.41%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.20%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (22.89%) RDBMS
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle Exadata
1 19 (22.89%) Oracle Database
1 19 (22.89%) Relational Database
1 19 (22.89%) SQL Server
1 19 (22.89%) DB2
2 5 (6.02%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) MSI
General
1 17 (20.48%) Finance
2 6 (7.23%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.20%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (26.51%) Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Solutions Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (9.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.23%) Support Engineer
4 6 (7.23%) Consultant
4 6 (7.23%) Storage Specialist
4 6 (7.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 6 (7.23%) IT Support
5 5 (6.02%) Systems Manager
5 5 (6.02%) Analyst
6 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
7 3 (3.61%) Security Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Messaging Specialist
7 3 (3.61%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (3.61%) Technical Support
7 3 (3.61%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (30.12%) Middleware
2 19 (22.89%) WebSphere MQ
3 7 (8.43%) .NET
3 7 (8.43%) Web Services
4 1 (1.20%) X-Windows
4 1 (1.20%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.33%) FlexPod
2 9 (10.84%) Clustering
3 2 (2.41%) Smartphone
3 2 (2.41%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (2.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.41%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.20%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 69 (83.13%) Windows
2 24 (28.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 23 (27.71%) Linux
4 19 (22.89%) AIX
4 19 (22.89%) HPUX
4 19 (22.89%) Solaris
4 19 (22.89%) SUSE
4 19 (22.89%) OS/400
4 19 (22.89%) zOS
4 19 (22.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 17 (20.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (15.66%) Windows 7
8 11 (13.25%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.02%) UNIX
9 5 (6.02%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.41%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.41%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.41%) Android
11 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (32.53%) Business Continuity
2 19 (22.89%) Infrastructure Management
2 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
2 19 (22.89%) Coaching
3 14 (16.87%) Migration
3 14 (16.87%) ITIL
4 12 (14.46%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (13.25%) Data Management
6 10 (12.05%) Data Protection
7 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
8 6 (7.23%) Benchmarking
8 6 (7.23%) Project Management
9 5 (6.02%) Service Management
9 5 (6.02%) Supplier Management
10 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.61%) Mobile Device Management
11 3 (3.61%) Strategic Planning
11 3 (3.61%) Problem Management
11 3 (3.61%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (3.61%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (19.28%) PowerShell
2 14 (16.87%) SQL
3 7 (8.43%) VB.NET
3 7 (8.43%) Perl
4 5 (6.02%) C
Qualifications
1 25 (30.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (20.48%) MCSE
3 14 (16.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (10.84%) NCDA
5 8 (9.64%) MCTS
5 8 (9.64%) MCITP
5 8 (9.64%) MCSA
6 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (6.02%) MCP
7 5 (6.02%) CCA
7 5 (6.02%) Citrix Certification
7 5 (6.02%) CCNA
7 5 (6.02%) NCIE
7 5 (6.02%) VCAP
8 2 (2.41%) VTSP
8 2 (2.41%) Degree
8 2 (2.41%) Security Cleared
8 2 (2.41%) VCDX
9 1 (1.20%) CCDP
9 1 (1.20%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.05%) SLA
System Software
1 46 (55.42%) Hyper-V
2 45 (54.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (30.12%) Active Directory
4 19 (22.89%) KVM
5 10 (12.05%) Terminal Services
6 8 (9.64%) XenApp
6 8 (9.64%) vSphere
7 5 (6.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (6.02%) MetaFrame
8 4 (4.82%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (2.41%) vCloud
9 2 (2.41%) XenDesktop
9 2 (2.41%) VMware ESX
10 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 24 (28.92%) Backup Exec
2 19 (22.89%) Tivoli
3 17 (20.48%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (9.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 7 (8.43%) SCCM
6 3 (3.61%) SCOM
6 3 (3.61%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (3.61%) WSUS
7 2 (2.41%) SCDPM
7 2 (2.41%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.41%) Legato
7 2 (2.41%) Nagios
8 1 (1.20%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.20%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.20%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 62 (74.70%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) VMware
3 44 (53.01%) HP
3 44 (53.01%) Cisco
4 34 (40.96%) EMC
4 34 (40.96%) NetApp
5 31 (37.35%) CheckPoint
6 30 (36.14%) Citrix
7 27 (32.53%) IBM
8 25 (30.12%) Brocade
9 24 (28.92%) Oracle
10 22 (26.51%) CA
11 19 (22.89%) Juniper
11 19 (22.89%) BMC
11 19 (22.89%) Red Hat
12 12 (14.46%) McAfee
13 9 (10.84%) Wyse
13 9 (10.84%) Kaspersky
14 8 (9.64%) Dell
15 7 (8.43%) IronPort
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