The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 55 53 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 8 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.50% 0.84% 0.83%
As % of the Vendors category 3.19% 2.03% 1.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1 4 5
Average salary £40,000 £22,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+81.81% -30.15%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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 Merseyside region.

Vendors Category
Merseyside
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
251 197 322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Merseyside 47.00% 41.13% 53.14%
Number of salaries quoted 192 168 272
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,100 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Merseyside region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Symantec
Salary Trend in Merseyside

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Merseyside region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Merseyside

Symantec
Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
Liverpool +2 8 £40,000 +81.81%
Symantec
North West

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
1 12 (85.71%) Intel Security
2 10 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (71.43%) VPN
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) ITIL
3 9 (64.29%) Windows
4 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (50.00%) SQL
4 7 (50.00%) MS Office
4 7 (50.00%) SLA
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix
4 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
4 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 7 (50.00%) Service Management
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (50.00%) Remedy
4 7 (50.00%) Banking
4 7 (50.00%) Finance
4 7 (50.00%) MCDST
4 7 (50.00%) Degree
4 7 (50.00%) Wealth Management
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 7 (50.00%) iPhone
4 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
4 7 (50.00%) iPad
4 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Merseyside 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 7 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 7 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (71.43%) VPN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) NAS
3 2 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
General
1 7 (50.00%) Banking
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Manufacturing
3 1 (7.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 7 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Banking Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Senior IT Support
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Senior Support Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Service Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Analyst
1 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Support
1 7 (50.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Security Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Security Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Information Security Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (50.00%) iPad
1 7 (50.00%) iPhone
1 7 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 3 (21.43%) Life Science
3 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (7.14%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (64.29%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 7 (50.00%) Service Management
2 7 (50.00%) Wealth Management
3 3 (21.43%) Configuration Management
3 3 (21.43%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (21.43%) SIEM
3 3 (21.43%) Vulnerability Management
4 2 (14.29%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Problem Management
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) Data Governance
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Identity Management
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) Citrix Certification
1 7 (50.00%) Degree
1 7 (50.00%) MCDST
1 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.14%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
3 1 (7.14%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 10 (71.43%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (21.43%) QRadar
3 2 (14.29%) Cacti
3 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 2 (14.29%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Intel Security
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Remedy
4 6 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 3 (21.43%) Adobe
5 3 (21.43%) AlgoSec
5 3 (21.43%) Cyber-Ark
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Qualys
5 3 (21.43%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) EMC
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) Forcepoint
7 1 (7.14%) NetApp