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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 170 160 160
Rank change year-on-year
-10 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 23 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.41% 0.57% 0.51%
As % of the Vendors category 0.93% 1.29% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 15 13 18
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £24,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +83.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,700 £18,400 £17,850
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
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
1831 1785 1881
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.60% 44.52% 50.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1427 1501 1626
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 22 August 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Manchester

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
2 24 (70.59%) SAN
3 23 (67.65%) Windows
4 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
6 16 (47.06%) Citrix
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (41.18%) Linux
8 14 (41.18%) ITIL
9 13 (38.24%) EMC
9 13 (38.24%) McAfee
9 13 (38.24%) SCCM
10 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
10 12 (35.29%) Cisco
10 12 (35.29%) MCSE
11 11 (32.35%) HP
11 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
11 11 (32.35%) Backup Exec
11 11 (32.35%) SCOM
11 11 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (29.41%) MCTS
12 10 (29.41%) MCITP
12 10 (29.41%) IBM
12 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
13 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
13 9 (26.47%) DNS
13 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
13 9 (26.47%) Change Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 10 (29.41%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.82%) Apache
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) TPMS
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
7 1 (2.94%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (70.59%) SAN
2 9 (26.47%) DNS
3 6 (17.65%) Firewall
3 6 (17.65%) LAN
3 6 (17.65%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) DHCP
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) SMTP
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) VPN
8 1 (2.94%) DMZ
8 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
3 4 (11.76%) DB2
4 3 (8.82%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
1 7 (20.59%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.88%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Services Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.82%) HTML
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
3 3 (8.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 4 (11.76%) FlexPod
2 4 (11.76%) Blackberry
3 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.88%) CLARiiON
4 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 1 (2.94%) HACMP
5 1 (2.94%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 23 (67.65%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Solaris
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) AIX
6 5 (14.71%) HPUX
7 4 (11.76%) SUSE
7 4 (11.76%) zOS
7 4 (11.76%) Windows XP
7 4 (11.76%) OS/400
8 3 (8.82%) Debian
9 2 (5.88%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.94%) UNIX
10 1 (2.94%) Tru64
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
10 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (41.18%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
2 9 (26.47%) Problem Management
3 7 (20.59%) Service Management
4 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
5 5 (14.71%) Migration
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Project Planning
7 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (20.59%) SQL
2 6 (17.65%) Perl
3 3 (8.82%) JavaScript
3 3 (8.82%) VBScript
3 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
3 3 (8.82%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.94%) C
4 1 (2.94%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (35.29%) MCSE
3 11 (32.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (29.41%) MCTS
4 10 (29.41%) MCITP
5 9 (26.47%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (20.59%) MCP
6 7 (20.59%) MCSA
6 7 (20.59%) CCA
6 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (20.59%) CCNA
7 3 (8.82%) Degree
8 2 (5.88%) CCNP
8 2 (5.88%) CCDP
9 1 (2.94%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.59%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 12 (35.29%) Active Directory
4 7 (20.59%) vSphere
5 4 (11.76%) KVM
6 3 (8.82%) vCloud
6 3 (8.82%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.82%) Squid
7 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
7 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
7 2 (5.88%) UAG
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
8 1 (2.94%) XenApp
8 1 (2.94%) XenServer
8 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 1 (2.94%) Cronacle
Systems Management
1 13 (38.24%) SCCM
2 11 (32.35%) Backup Exec
2 11 (32.35%) SCOM
3 8 (23.53%) Tivoli
4 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (8.82%) WSUS
6 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.88%) Nagios
6 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.88%) MOM
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 16 (47.06%) Citrix
4 13 (38.24%) EMC
4 13 (38.24%) McAfee
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco
6 11 (32.35%) HP
6 11 (32.35%) Red Hat
7 10 (29.41%) IBM
8 8 (23.53%) Oracle
9 7 (20.59%) Sophos
10 5 (14.71%) NetApp
10 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
10 5 (14.71%) CA
10 5 (14.71%) Brocade
11 4 (11.76%) BMC
11 4 (11.76%) Juniper
12 3 (8.82%) ProCurve
13 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
13 2 (5.88%) SolarWinds
Manchester
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