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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 141 152 188
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +36
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 51 25 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 1.22% 0.67% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 1.54% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 34 17 5
Average salary £40,000 £27,500 £25,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,800 £26,500 £19,600
10% offered a salary of more than £79,250 £39,500 £44,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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
1825 1626 1960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.55% 43.76% 45.35%
Number of salaries quoted 1551 1394 1735
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 £25,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Cheadle +10 5 £39,500 +16.17%
Stockport - 4 £40,000 -
Altrincham - 2 £40,000 -
Bolton - 1 £26,000 -
Wigan - 1 £37,500 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 48 (60.00%) VMware
4 45 (56.25%) SAN
5 44 (55.00%) Hyper-V
6 40 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 38 (47.50%) HP
8 36 (45.00%) Cisco
9 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
10 31 (38.75%) EMC
11 28 (35.00%) Citrix
12 27 (33.75%) DNS
12 27 (33.75%) CheckPoint
13 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
13 26 (32.50%) Backup Exec
14 25 (31.25%) IBM
14 25 (31.25%) Active Directory
14 25 (31.25%) NetApp
15 22 (27.50%) Oracle
15 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
15 22 (27.50%) Middleware
15 22 (27.50%) Business Continuity
15 22 (27.50%) Brocade
16 21 (26.25%) ITIL
16 21 (26.25%) Linux
16 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
17 20 (25.00%) MCSE
17 20 (25.00%) WAN
17 20 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
18 19 (23.75%) CA

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 32 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (20.00%) WebLogic
2 16 (20.00%) WebSphere
3 12 (15.00%) IIS
3 12 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (13.75%) SharePoint
5 10 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (6.25%) IBM Notes
6 5 (6.25%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (2.50%) TPMS
8 2 (2.50%) Lync
9 1 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 17 (21.25%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (56.25%) SAN
2 27 (33.75%) DNS
3 22 (27.50%) TCP/IP
4 20 (25.00%) WAN
5 16 (20.00%) Firewall
6 15 (18.75%) LAN
7 13 (16.25%) DHCP
8 11 (13.75%) SMTP
8 11 (13.75%) NAS
9 5 (6.25%) Internet
10 4 (5.00%) VPN
11 3 (3.75%) DMZ
11 3 (3.75%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 2 (2.50%) iSCSI
12 2 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (2.50%) Unified Communications
12 2 (2.50%) Cisco IOS
13 1 (1.25%) Network Security
13 1 (1.25%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.25%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (21.25%) SQL Server
1 17 (21.25%) Oracle Database
2 16 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (20.00%) Oracle Exadata
2 16 (20.00%) DB2
2 16 (20.00%) RDBMS
3 5 (6.25%) Ingres
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MSI
General
1 19 (23.75%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.25%) Back Office
3 1 (1.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (21.25%) Architect
2 16 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 8 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 6 (7.50%) Consultant
4 6 (7.50%) Analyst
4 6 (7.50%) Storage Specialist
5 5 (6.25%) IT Support
5 5 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 5 (6.25%) Systems Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Service Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Support
6 4 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.00%) Technical Services Manager
7 3 (3.75%) Senior Security Analyst
7 3 (3.75%) Exchange Specialist
7 3 (3.75%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (27.50%) Middleware
2 16 (20.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 10 (12.50%) .NET
4 7 (8.75%) Web Services
5 1 (1.25%) X-Windows
5 1 (1.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 19 (23.75%) FlexPod
2 12 (15.00%) Clustering
3 4 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (5.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.50%) Replication
4 2 (2.50%) CLARiiON
4 2 (2.50%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.50%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.25%) HP Superdome
5 1 (1.25%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 63 (78.75%) Windows
2 21 (26.25%) Linux
2 21 (26.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 18 (22.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 17 (21.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 17 (21.25%) AIX
4 17 (21.25%) HPUX
4 17 (21.25%) Solaris
5 16 (20.00%) OS/400
5 16 (20.00%) zOS
5 16 (20.00%) SUSE
6 14 (17.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (15.00%) Windows 7
8 9 (11.25%) Windows 8
9 5 (6.25%) UNIX
10 2 (2.50%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (2.50%) Android
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 2000
10 2 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (27.50%) Business Continuity
2 21 (26.25%) ITIL
3 16 (20.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 16 (20.00%) Coaching
4 10 (12.50%) Migration
4 10 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 10 (12.50%) Data Protection
5 9 (11.25%) Data Management
6 8 (10.00%) Service Management
6 8 (10.00%) Change Management
7 7 (8.75%) Problem Management
8 6 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.50%) Benchmarking
8 6 (7.50%) Project Management
9 5 (6.25%) Supplier Management
9 5 (6.25%) Incident Management
10 4 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
11 3 (3.75%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (18.75%) SQL
1 15 (18.75%) PowerShell
2 10 (12.50%) VB.NET
2 10 (12.50%) Perl
3 1 (1.25%) C
Qualifications
1 26 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (25.00%) MCSE
3 12 (15.00%) MCSA
3 12 (15.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (15.00%) MCITP
4 10 (12.50%) MCTS
4 10 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (11.25%) MCP
5 9 (11.25%) CCNA
6 7 (8.75%) CCA
6 7 (8.75%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (3.75%) NCDA
7 3 (3.75%) NCIE
7 3 (3.75%) VCAP
8 2 (2.50%) VTSP
8 2 (2.50%) Degree
8 2 (2.50%) VCDX
9 1 (1.25%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.25%) CCDP
9 1 (1.25%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (17.50%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (55.00%) Hyper-V
2 40 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (31.25%) Active Directory
4 16 (20.00%) KVM
5 9 (11.25%) Terminal Services
6 7 (8.75%) vSphere
7 6 (7.50%) XenApp
8 5 (6.25%) MetaFrame
8 5 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (2.50%) vCloud
10 2 (2.50%) VMware ESX
11 1 (1.25%) XenServer
11 1 (1.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.25%) PowerHA
11 1 (1.25%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 26 (32.50%) Backup Exec
2 20 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 16 (20.00%) Tivoli
4 11 (13.75%) SCCM
5 8 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (8.75%) SCOM
7 3 (3.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 3 (3.75%) WSUS
8 2 (2.50%) Legato
8 2 (2.50%) Nagios
8 2 (2.50%) SCDPM
8 2 (2.50%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.25%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (1.25%) HP SIM
9 1 (1.25%) ARCserve
9 1 (1.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 56 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 48 (60.00%) VMware
3 38 (47.50%) HP
4 36 (45.00%) Cisco
5 31 (38.75%) EMC
6 28 (35.00%) Citrix
7 27 (33.75%) CheckPoint
8 25 (31.25%) IBM
8 25 (31.25%) NetApp
9 22 (27.50%) Brocade
9 22 (27.50%) Oracle
10 19 (23.75%) McAfee
10 19 (23.75%) CA
11 17 (21.25%) Red Hat
12 16 (20.00%) Juniper
12 16 (20.00%) BMC
13 10 (12.50%) Sophos
14 9 (11.25%) Kaspersky
15 8 (10.00%) Wyse
15 8 (10.00%) Dell
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