The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 204 210 204
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -6
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 30 39 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.53% 0.60% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.25% 1.33% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 41
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,200 £21,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £78,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2394 2928 3097
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 42.19% 44.92% 43.99%
Number of salaries quoted 1981 2289 2450
Average salary £40,000 £39,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.62% +5.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,690 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Symantec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the North West

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the North West

Symantec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
Manchester -1 23 £40,000 - 4
Cheshire +30 6 £33,750 +1.50%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 59 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 55 (72.37%) Windows
3 53 (69.74%) MS Exchange
4 39 (51.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 36 (47.37%) Cisco
6 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2008
6 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
7 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
8 28 (36.84%) SQL
8 28 (36.84%) VMware
9 26 (34.21%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (34.21%) Citrix
9 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
10 24 (31.58%) ITIL
11 22 (28.95%) Sophos
11 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
13 20 (26.32%) Firewall
13 20 (26.32%) HP
14 19 (25.00%) Blackberry
15 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
16 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
16 16 (21.05%) Dell
16 16 (21.05%) Migration
17 15 (19.74%) Network Security
18 14 (18.42%) Finance
18 14 (18.42%) Intel Security
18 14 (18.42%) LAN
18 14 (18.42%) MCSE

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 53 (69.74%) MS Exchange
2 39 (51.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (39.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 22 (28.95%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (15.79%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (15.79%) Skype for Business
6 10 (13.16%) SharePoint
6 10 (13.16%) SharePoint 2013
7 5 (6.58%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (2.63%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (17.11%) MS Office
2 11 (14.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.32%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) FastStats
Cloud Services
1 8 (10.53%) Office 365
2 4 (5.26%) Mimecast
3 1 (1.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 20 (26.32%) Firewall
2 16 (21.05%) TCP/IP
3 15 (19.74%) Network Security
4 14 (18.42%) LAN
5 10 (13.16%) DNS
6 9 (11.84%) DHCP
7 8 (10.53%) VLAN
7 8 (10.53%) VPN
8 7 (9.21%) NAS
8 7 (9.21%) WAN
9 6 (7.89%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (7.89%) SAN
10 4 (5.26%) Broadband
10 4 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
10 4 (5.26%) SNMP
11 3 (3.95%) Cisco ASA
11 3 (3.95%) IP Telephony
11 3 (3.95%) SMTP
12 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPT
12 1 (1.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (22.37%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.32%) Data Mining
General
1 14 (18.42%) Finance
2 10 (13.16%) Back Office
2 10 (13.16%) Banking
3 3 (3.95%) Legal
3 3 (3.95%) Marketing
4 2 (2.63%) Law
Job Titles
1 21 (27.63%) Analyst
2 13 (17.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.47%) Infrastructure Support
3 11 (14.47%) Service Analyst
4 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support
4 9 (11.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Banking Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) IT Support
5 7 (9.21%) Messaging Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Network Engineer
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Senior Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Support
5 7 (9.21%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 7 (9.21%) Support Analyst
6 6 (7.89%) Exchange Support
6 6 (7.89%) Messaging Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 19 (25.00%) Blackberry
2 10 (13.16%) Data Centre
3 8 (10.53%) Fat Client
3 8 (10.53%) Thin Client
4 7 (9.21%) iPad
4 7 (9.21%) iPhone
4 7 (9.21%) Video Conferencing
5 5 (6.58%) Clustering
6 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (2.63%) EMC VNX
7 2 (2.63%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (2.63%) FlexPod
8 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 1 (1.32%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.32%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.32%) PKI
8 1 (1.32%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 55 (72.37%) Windows
2 33 (43.42%) Windows Server
2 33 (43.42%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 13 (17.11%) Windows 8
3 13 (17.11%) Windows Server 2012
4 12 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (11.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 7 (9.21%) AIX
6 7 (9.21%) CentOS
6 7 (9.21%) Windows 7
6 7 (9.21%) Windows XP
7 5 (6.58%) Data ONTAP
8 3 (3.95%) Apple iOS
9 2 (2.63%) Android
9 2 (2.63%) BlackBerry OS
9 2 (2.63%) Unix
9 2 (2.63%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.32%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (31.58%) ITIL
2 16 (21.05%) Migration
3 11 (14.47%) Vulnerability Scanning
4 10 (13.16%) ITIL V3
5 8 (10.53%) ITIL V2
5 8 (10.53%) Service Management
6 7 (9.21%) Patch Management
6 7 (9.21%) Wealth Management
7 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (7.89%) Information Security
8 5 (6.58%) Mentoring
8 5 (6.58%) Mobile Device Management
8 5 (6.58%) Server Virtualisation
9 4 (5.26%) Business Continuity
9 4 (5.26%) Data Management
9 4 (5.26%) Problem Management
10 3 (3.95%) Change Management
10 3 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
10 3 (3.95%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (3.95%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 28 (36.84%) SQL
2 6 (7.89%) C
3 5 (6.58%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.32%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.32%) Perl
4 1 (1.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 26 (34.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (18.42%) MCSE
3 13 (17.11%) CCNA
3 13 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (17.11%) Degree
3 13 (17.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 10 (13.16%) CISSP
5 8 (10.53%) MCDST
6 7 (9.21%) A+ Certification
6 7 (9.21%) CCNP
6 7 (9.21%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (9.21%) CompTIA Security+
6 7 (9.21%) HP ASE
6 7 (9.21%) MCITP
6 7 (9.21%) Network+ Certification
6 7 (9.21%) RHCE
6 7 (9.21%) Security+ Certification
7 6 (7.89%) MCTS
8 5 (6.58%) MCSA
8 5 (6.58%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) SLA
2 5 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (39.47%) Active Directory
2 21 (27.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (13.16%) vSphere
4 9 (11.84%) Hyper-V
5 6 (7.89%) Terminal Services
6 3 (3.95%) XenApp
7 1 (1.32%) BitLocker
7 1 (1.32%) KVM
7 1 (1.32%) Postfix
7 1 (1.32%) Sendmail
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 26 (34.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 13 (17.11%) Backup Exec
3 12 (15.79%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 12 (15.79%) WSUS
4 10 (13.16%) HP SIM
5 5 (6.58%) SCCM
6 3 (3.95%) NetBackup
6 3 (3.95%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (2.63%) Cacti
7 2 (2.63%) Nagios
7 2 (2.63%) SCOM
8 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 59 (77.63%) Microsoft
2 36 (47.37%) Cisco
3 28 (36.84%) VMware
4 26 (34.21%) Citrix
5 22 (28.95%) Sophos
6 20 (26.32%) HP
7 16 (21.05%) Dell
8 14 (18.42%) Intel Security
9 9 (11.84%) GFI Software
9 9 (11.84%) Red Hat
10 8 (10.53%) IronPort
10 8 (10.53%) RightFax
11 7 (9.21%) Apple
11 7 (9.21%) CheckPoint
11 7 (9.21%) IBM
11 7 (9.21%) NetApp
11 7 (9.21%) ProCurve
11 7 (9.21%) Remedy
11 7 (9.21%) SolarWinds
11 7 (9.21%) Veeam
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