The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Manchester region.

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 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 165 166 162
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 14 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.53% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.82% 1.20% 0.86%
Number of salaries quoted 13 13 16
Average salary £37,500 £62,500 £22,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.00% +177.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,400 £27,700 £17,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £67,500 £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1709 1841 1865
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 43.73% 44.01% 49.36%
Number of salaries quoted 1376 1561 1605
Average salary £35,000 £38,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +2.94%
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
North West

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 July 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 22 July 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 0 1 £35,000 -22.22%
Stockport -3 1 - -
Altrincham - 1 - -
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 34 (72.34%) VMware
2 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
2 31 (65.96%) SAN
3 30 (63.83%) Windows
4 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 20 (42.55%) Hyper-V
5 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 20 (42.55%) Citrix
5 20 (42.55%) Cisco
6 18 (38.30%) Backup Exec
7 17 (36.17%) Linux
7 17 (36.17%) MCSE
7 17 (36.17%) SCCM
8 16 (34.04%) ITIL
8 16 (34.04%) EMC
8 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
9 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
9 14 (29.79%) SCOM
10 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
10 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 13 (27.66%) MCTS
10 13 (27.66%) MCITP
10 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
11 12 (25.53%) IBM
11 12 (25.53%) McAfee
12 11 (23.40%) HP
12 11 (23.40%) SQL
12 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity
12 11 (23.40%) Problem Management
13 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 9 (19.15%) MS Exchange
1 9 (19.15%) WebSphere
2 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (10.64%) TPMS
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2003
3 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (10.64%) SharePoint
4 4 (8.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (8.51%) Apache
4 4 (8.51%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (4.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.26%) IIS
5 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (65.96%) SAN
2 8 (17.02%) DNS
2 8 (17.02%) Firewall
3 6 (12.77%) DHCP
3 6 (12.77%) LAN
3 6 (12.77%) WAN
4 4 (8.51%) iSCSI
5 3 (6.38%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.26%) Internet
6 2 (4.26%) SMTP
6 2 (4.26%) Network Security
6 2 (4.26%) NAS
7 1 (2.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) Oracle Database
2 9 (19.15%) RDBMS
2 9 (19.15%) Relational Database
3 8 (17.02%) SQL Server
4 5 (10.64%) MySQL
5 2 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (8.51%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Law
3 1 (2.13%) Retail
3 1 (2.13%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 11 (23.40%) Consultant
2 9 (19.15%) Architect
2 9 (19.15%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (14.89%) Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Infrastructure Support Consultant
4 5 (10.64%) Support Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.51%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Service Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.51%) Support Analyst
5 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Consultant
5 4 (8.51%) Service Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Manager
6 3 (6.38%) Technical Services Manager
6 3 (6.38%) IT Support
7 2 (4.26%) Network Engineer
7 2 (4.26%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Middleware
2 5 (10.64%) CSS
2 5 (10.64%) HTML
3 3 (6.38%) .NET
4 2 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (2.13%) jQuery
5 1 (2.13%) WCF
5 1 (2.13%) LINQ
5 1 (2.13%) WinForms
5 1 (2.13%) Ajax
5 1 (2.13%) HTML5
5 1 (2.13%) XML
5 1 (2.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) Clustering
2 5 (10.64%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.26%) CLARiiON
3 2 (4.26%) Replication
3 2 (4.26%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.13%) HP Superdome
4 1 (2.13%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 30 (63.83%) Windows
2 17 (36.17%) Linux
3 16 (34.04%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (27.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (21.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (21.28%) Solaris
6 5 (10.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (10.64%) Windows XP
7 4 (8.51%) Debian
7 4 (8.51%) AIX
7 4 (8.51%) Windows 7
8 3 (6.38%) HPUX
9 2 (4.26%) SUSE
9 2 (4.26%) zOS
9 2 (4.26%) Windows 2000
9 2 (4.26%) OS/400
10 1 (2.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (2.13%) UNIX
10 1 (2.13%) Tru64
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) ITIL
2 11 (23.40%) Business Continuity
2 11 (23.40%) Problem Management
3 8 (17.02%) Infrastructure Management
3 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (17.02%) Service Management
3 8 (17.02%) Migration
4 7 (14.89%) Change Management
5 5 (10.64%) Data Protection
5 5 (10.64%) Incident Management
6 4 (8.51%) Risk Management
6 4 (8.51%) Network Load Balancing
6 4 (8.51%) Project Planning
6 4 (8.51%) Strategic Planning
7 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (4.26%) ITSM
8 2 (4.26%) BCP
8 2 (4.26%) Project Management
8 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.26%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (23.40%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) Perl
3 5 (10.64%) JavaScript
4 4 (8.51%) VBScript
4 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.26%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.13%) PHP
6 1 (2.13%) C
6 1 (2.13%) C#
6 1 (2.13%) PowerHouse
Qualifications
1 20 (42.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (36.17%) MCSE
3 13 (27.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 13 (27.66%) MCTS
3 13 (27.66%) MCITP
4 10 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (19.15%) MCP
5 9 (19.15%) Degree
6 8 (17.02%) MCSA
6 8 (17.02%) CCNA
6 8 (17.02%) CCA
6 8 (17.02%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (4.26%) CCDP
7 2 (4.26%) CCNP
8 1 (2.13%) NCIE
8 1 (2.13%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (17.02%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (42.55%) Hyper-V
3 13 (27.66%) Active Directory
4 8 (17.02%) vSphere
5 5 (10.64%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.51%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (8.51%) vCloud
6 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.51%) Forefront TMG
6 4 (8.51%) UAG
6 4 (8.51%) Squid
7 3 (6.38%) VMware Server
8 2 (4.26%) KVM
9 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.13%) Cronacle
9 1 (2.13%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 18 (38.30%) Backup Exec
2 17 (36.17%) SCCM
3 14 (29.79%) SCOM
4 10 (21.28%) Tivoli
5 5 (10.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (8.51%) MOM
6 4 (8.51%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 4 (8.51%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (8.51%) WSUS
7 2 (4.26%) NetBackup
7 2 (4.26%) Nagios
7 2 (4.26%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (4.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (4.26%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 34 (72.34%) VMware
2 31 (65.96%) Microsoft
3 20 (42.55%) Citrix
3 20 (42.55%) Cisco
4 16 (34.04%) EMC
5 14 (29.79%) Red Hat
6 12 (25.53%) IBM
6 12 (25.53%) McAfee
7 11 (23.40%) HP
8 10 (21.28%) Oracle
9 8 (17.02%) Sophos
10 7 (14.89%) Juniper
11 5 (10.64%) Hitachi
12 4 (8.51%) ProCurve
13 3 (6.38%) Brocade
13 3 (6.38%) NetApp
14 2 (4.26%) CheckPoint
14 2 (4.26%) BMC
14 2 (4.26%) CA
14 2 (4.26%) SonicWALL
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