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 23 September 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 154 166 167
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 31 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.77% 0.29% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 1.71% 0.67% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 25 7 22
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +5.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £18,000 £18,100
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
1816 1652 1900
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.92% 44.04% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1441 1379 1652
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 23 September 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 23 September 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 £37,500 -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 29 (69.05%) Windows
4 28 (66.67%) SAN
5 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
6 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
7 19 (45.24%) Citrix
8 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (40.48%) McAfee
9 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
9 16 (38.10%) ITIL
9 16 (38.10%) Linux
10 15 (35.71%) HP
10 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
11 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
11 14 (33.33%) MCSE
12 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
12 13 (30.95%) Cisco
13 12 (28.57%) DNS
13 12 (28.57%) EMC
13 12 (28.57%) Sophos
13 12 (28.57%) SCCM
14 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 11 (26.19%) MCTS
14 11 (26.19%) MCITP
14 11 (26.19%) Service Management
14 11 (26.19%) Firewall
14 11 (26.19%) CCNA
14 11 (26.19%) IBM
14 11 (26.19%) MCSA

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 13 (30.95%) MS Exchange
2 7 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 6 (14.29%) WebLogic
4 5 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (9.52%) IIS
5 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (9.52%) TPMS
6 2 (4.76%) Lync
6 2 (4.76%) Apache
6 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
7 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 9 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (66.67%) SAN
2 12 (28.57%) DNS
3 11 (26.19%) Firewall
4 8 (19.05%) TCP/IP
4 8 (19.05%) LAN
4 8 (19.05%) WAN
5 6 (14.29%) Internet
6 5 (11.90%) DHCP
6 5 (11.90%) NAS
7 4 (9.52%) SMTP
7 4 (9.52%) VPN
8 3 (7.14%) DMZ
8 3 (7.14%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (4.76%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.76%) Network Security
9 2 (4.76%) iSCSI
10 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
10 1 (2.38%) Wireless
10 1 (2.38%) IP Telephony
10 1 (2.38%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.05%) SQL Server
1 8 (19.05%) Oracle Database
2 7 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 7 (16.67%) RDBMS
3 6 (14.29%) DB2
3 6 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (4.76%) MySQL
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (2.38%) Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Architect
2 6 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Services Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Technical Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Service Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 4 (9.52%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Network Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Consultant
5 3 (7.14%) Support Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Senior Security Analyst
5 3 (7.14%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (4.76%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) WebSphere MQ
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 4 (9.52%) .NET
3 2 (4.76%) CSS
3 2 (4.76%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (16.67%) Clustering
2 6 (14.29%) FlexPod
2 6 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Replication
3 3 (7.14%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.76%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.38%) HP Superdome
5 1 (2.38%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 29 (69.05%) Windows
2 16 (38.10%) Linux
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (19.05%) AIX
5 8 (19.05%) Solaris
5 8 (19.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (16.67%) HPUX
7 6 (14.29%) OS/400
7 6 (14.29%) zOS
7 6 (14.29%) SUSE
8 3 (7.14%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.14%) Windows 2000
8 3 (7.14%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.76%) Debian
9 2 (4.76%) Android
10 1 (2.38%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.38%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) ITIL
2 11 (26.19%) Service Management
3 9 (21.43%) Change Management
3 9 (21.43%) Business Continuity
3 9 (21.43%) Problem Management
4 8 (19.05%) Incident Management
5 7 (16.67%) Mentoring
5 7 (16.67%) Coaching
6 6 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
6 6 (14.29%) Service Delivery
7 4 (9.52%) Load Balancing
8 3 (7.14%) Migration
8 3 (7.14%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 3 (7.14%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
8 3 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
9 2 (4.76%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (23.81%) SQL
2 6 (14.29%) Perl
3 4 (9.52%) VB.NET
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) VBScript
6 1 (2.38%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 17 (40.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (33.33%) MCSE
2 14 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (26.19%) MCP
3 11 (26.19%) MCSA
3 11 (26.19%) CCNA
3 11 (26.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (26.19%) MCTS
3 11 (26.19%) MCITP
4 9 (21.43%) CCA
4 9 (21.43%) Citrix Certification
5 3 (7.14%) CCDP
5 3 (7.14%) CCNP
6 2 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (47.62%) Hyper-V
3 16 (38.10%) Active Directory
4 6 (14.29%) vSphere
4 6 (14.29%) KVM
5 4 (9.52%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.76%) VMware Server
6 2 (4.76%) vCloud
6 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
6 2 (4.76%) Squid
7 1 (2.38%) Cronacle
7 1 (2.38%) Terminal Services
7 1 (2.38%) XenApp
7 1 (2.38%) XenServer
7 1 (2.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.38%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 15 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 12 (28.57%) SCCM
3 10 (23.81%) SCOM
4 8 (19.05%) Tivoli
4 8 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
5 3 (7.14%) WSUS
5 3 (7.14%) Nagios
5 3 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
6 2 (4.76%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (2.38%) WhatsUp Gold
7 1 (2.38%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 30 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 19 (45.24%) Citrix
4 17 (40.48%) McAfee
5 15 (35.71%) HP
6 13 (30.95%) Cisco
7 12 (28.57%) EMC
7 12 (28.57%) Sophos
8 11 (26.19%) IBM
9 10 (23.81%) Red Hat
10 9 (21.43%) CheckPoint
10 9 (21.43%) CA
11 8 (19.05%) Oracle
12 7 (16.67%) Brocade
13 6 (14.29%) NetApp
13 6 (14.29%) Juniper
13 6 (14.29%) BMC
14 4 (9.52%) Dell
14 4 (9.52%) SonicWALL
15 3 (7.14%) Kaspersky
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