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 1 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 174 152 158
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +6
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 18 22 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.44% 0.56% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.98% 1.27% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 16 13 19
Average salary £45,000 £34,000 £26,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.35% +28.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £18,000 £17,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £65,000 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,250 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.42% -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
1844 1732 1895
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 44.76% 44.48% 50.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1440 1449 1639
Average salary £36,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,500 £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 1 September 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Manchester

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 1 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 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (67.65%) SAN
4 22 (64.71%) Windows
5 20 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
7 15 (44.12%) Citrix
7 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
8 13 (38.24%) Linux
8 13 (38.24%) ITIL
8 13 (38.24%) McAfee
9 12 (35.29%) MCSE
9 12 (35.29%) EMC
9 12 (35.29%) Cisco
9 12 (35.29%) SCCM
10 11 (32.35%) SCOM
10 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
11 10 (29.41%) IBM
11 10 (29.41%) HP
11 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
11 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
11 10 (29.41%) Backup Exec
11 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (29.41%) MCTS
11 10 (29.41%) MCITP
12 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
12 9 (26.47%) Change Management
12 9 (26.47%) MS Excel
13 8 (23.53%) Solaris

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 11 (32.35%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.59%) WebSphere
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (14.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (11.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (8.82%) TPMS
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (5.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (5.88%) IIS
6 2 (5.88%) Apache
6 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
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 23 (67.65%) SAN
2 8 (23.53%) DNS
3 7 (20.59%) Firewall
4 5 (14.71%) LAN
4 5 (14.71%) WAN
4 5 (14.71%) TCP/IP
5 4 (11.76%) DHCP
5 4 (11.76%) NAS
6 3 (8.82%) Internet
6 3 (8.82%) SMTP
7 2 (5.88%) Network Security
7 2 (5.88%) iSCSI
7 2 (5.88%) Unified Communications
8 1 (2.94%) NetScaler
8 1 (2.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (2.94%) VPN
8 1 (2.94%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (23.53%) SQL Server
1 8 (23.53%) Oracle Database
2 7 (20.59%) Relational Database
2 7 (20.59%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.76%) DB2
3 4 (11.76%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (5.88%) MySQL
5 1 (2.94%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 5 (14.71%) Finance
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
2 1 (2.94%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Architect
1 7 (20.59%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Analyst
3 4 (11.76%) Consultant
3 4 (11.76%) Service Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Services Manager
3 4 (11.76%) Technical Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Service Analyst
4 3 (8.82%) Exchange Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Messaging Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Services Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
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%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) IT Manager
5 2 (5.88%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (17.65%) Middleware
2 4 (11.76%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (8.82%) .NET
4 2 (5.88%) CSS
4 2 (5.88%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.59%) Clustering
2 5 (14.71%) Blackberry
3 4 (11.76%) FlexPod
4 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.88%) Replication
5 2 (5.88%) CLARiiON
6 1 (2.94%) HACMP
6 1 (2.94%) HP Superdome
Operating Systems
1 22 (64.71%) Windows
2 13 (38.24%) Linux
3 8 (23.53%) Solaris
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (23.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (23.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (17.65%) AIX
6 5 (14.71%) HPUX
7 4 (11.76%) OS/400
7 4 (11.76%) zOS
7 4 (11.76%) SUSE
8 3 (8.82%) Windows XP
9 2 (5.88%) 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 13 (38.24%) ITIL
2 9 (26.47%) Change Management
2 9 (26.47%) Business Continuity
3 8 (23.53%) Problem Management
4 7 (20.59%) Service Management
5 6 (17.65%) Incident Management
5 6 (17.65%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (11.76%) Service Delivery
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.82%) Load Balancing
7 3 (8.82%) Data Protection
8 2 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Strategic Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Capacity Management
8 2 (5.88%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (5.88%) Network Monitoring
8 2 (5.88%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 6 (17.65%) SQL
2 5 (14.71%) Perl
3 3 (8.82%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.88%) VBScript
4 2 (5.88%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.94%) C
5 1 (2.94%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 15 (44.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (35.29%) MCSE
3 10 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
3 10 (29.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (29.41%) MCTS
3 10 (29.41%) MCITP
4 8 (23.53%) CCNA
5 7 (20.59%) MCSA
5 7 (20.59%) MCP
5 7 (20.59%) CCA
5 7 (20.59%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (5.88%) CCNP
6 2 (5.88%) CCDP
6 2 (5.88%) Degree
7 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 13 (38.24%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.65%) vSphere
5 4 (11.76%) KVM
6 2 (5.88%) VMware Server
6 2 (5.88%) vCloud
6 2 (5.88%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (5.88%) UAG
6 2 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (5.88%) Squid
7 1 (2.94%) Cronacle
7 1 (2.94%) XenApp
7 1 (2.94%) XenServer
7 1 (2.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 1 (2.94%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 12 (35.29%) SCCM
2 11 (32.35%) SCOM
3 10 (29.41%) Backup Exec
4 8 (23.53%) Tivoli
5 4 (11.76%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (5.88%) NetBackup
6 2 (5.88%) WSUS
6 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.88%) MOM
6 2 (5.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (5.88%) Nagios
6 2 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (5.88%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 26 (76.47%) VMware
2 24 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 15 (44.12%) Citrix
4 13 (38.24%) McAfee
5 12 (35.29%) Cisco
5 12 (35.29%) EMC
6 10 (29.41%) HP
6 10 (29.41%) IBM
6 10 (29.41%) Red Hat
7 8 (23.53%) Oracle
8 7 (20.59%) Sophos
9 5 (14.71%) CA
9 5 (14.71%) CheckPoint
9 5 (14.71%) Brocade
9 5 (14.71%) NetApp
10 4 (11.76%) Juniper
10 4 (11.76%) BMC
11 2 (5.88%) Dell
11 2 (5.88%) WatchGuard
11 2 (5.88%) SonicWALL
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