The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Midlands 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 28 29 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 1.57% 1.42% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.97% 2.17% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 0
Average salary £29,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
101 138 139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 52.88% 65.40% 50.55%
Number of salaries quoted 70 60 99
Average salary £56,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £35,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £65,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
England

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Symantec
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the Midlands

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) IAG
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (75.00%) Cacti
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (75.00%) WSUS
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 3 (75.00%) Lync
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (75.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (75.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco ASA
1 3 (75.00%) Cisco PIX
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
1 3 (75.00%) VoIP
1 3 (75.00%) DHCP
1 3 (75.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) COM
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) SUSE
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) MCSE
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (25.00%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) XenApp
2 3 (75.00%) XenDesktop
2 3 (75.00%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (75.00%) IAG
2 3 (75.00%) UAG
2 3 (75.00%) ISA Server
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (75.00%) Cacti
1 3 (75.00%) WSUS
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
2 3 (75.00%) SolarWinds
2 3 (75.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) HP
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Sophos