The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 72 62 72
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 4 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 0.58% 0.71% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 1.33% 1.91% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 2
Average salary £23,400 £27,250 £24,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.12% +12.37%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Symantec
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the North East region.

Vendors Category
North East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
300 209 256
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North East 43.29% 36.86% 39.38%
Number of salaries quoted 244 148 220
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +8.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Symantec
Salary Trend in the North East

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the North East

Symantec
Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the North East region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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
Tyne and Wear -15 4 £23,400 -14.12%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 25 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) NFS
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (80.00%) French Language
2 4 (80.00%) German Language
2 4 (80.00%) Italian Language
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
3 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
3 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the North East 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 5 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (60.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) DHCP
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) DNS
1 5 (100.00%) SAN
1 5 (100.00%) NAS
2 3 (60.00%) iSCSI
General
1 4 (80.00%) French Language
1 4 (80.00%) German Language
1 4 (80.00%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Support Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (80.00%) Technical Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) UNIX
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) NFS
1 5 (100.00%) Hyper-V
2 3 (60.00%) VMware ESX
2 3 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) VMware