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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 160 195 222
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +27
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 95 44 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 1.30% 0.66% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 2.93% 1.44% 1.01%
Number of salaries quoted 74 34 24
Average salary £44,750 £27,875 £49,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+60.53% -43.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £26,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £51,750 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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 West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
3247 3049 3653
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.41% 45.46% 46.00%
Number of salaries quoted 2764 2553 3215
Average salary £39,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 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
Manchester +11 51 £40,000 +45.45% 4
Cheshire +34 39 £65,000 +63.52%
Merseyside +11 5 £22,000 -56.00%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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.

1 115 (75.66%) Windows
2 88 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 74 (48.68%) MS Exchange
3 74 (48.68%) SAN
4 65 (42.76%) Norton AntiVirus
5 63 (41.45%) VMware
6 62 (40.79%) HP
7 59 (38.82%) Active Directory
8 58 (38.16%) Windows Server 2008
9 54 (35.53%) DNS
10 52 (34.21%) TCP/IP
11 51 (33.55%) Hyper-V
12 50 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
13 49 (32.24%) ITIL
14 48 (31.58%) Cisco
15 46 (30.26%) Backup Exec
16 45 (29.61%) Exchange Server 2013
17 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
17 44 (28.95%) Finance
18 42 (27.63%) NetApp
19 39 (25.66%) EMC
20 36 (23.68%) Citrix
20 36 (23.68%) McAfee
20 36 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2007
21 34 (22.37%) Clustering
21 34 (22.37%) NAS
22 33 (21.71%) SMTP
23 32 (21.05%) Perl
23 32 (21.05%) VB.NET
23 32 (21.05%) .NET

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 74 (48.68%) MS Exchange
2 45 (29.61%) Exchange Server 2013
3 36 (23.68%) Exchange Server 2007
4 27 (17.76%) IIS
5 21 (13.82%) SharePoint
6 16 (10.53%) WebLogic
6 16 (10.53%) WebSphere
7 13 (8.55%) Exchange Server 2010
8 10 (6.58%) IBM Notes
9 9 (5.92%) Lync
10 8 (5.26%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (3.29%) Lotus Domino
12 2 (1.32%) TPMS
13 1 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 24 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.95%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (48.68%) SAN
2 54 (35.53%) DNS
3 52 (34.21%) TCP/IP
4 34 (22.37%) NAS
5 33 (21.71%) SMTP
6 26 (17.11%) WAN
7 21 (13.82%) LAN
8 19 (12.50%) Firewall
9 18 (11.84%) DHCP
10 12 (7.89%) VPN
11 8 (5.26%) SNMP
12 6 (3.95%) iSCSI
13 5 (3.29%) Internet
14 4 (2.63%) VoIP
14 4 (2.63%) Network Security
15 3 (1.97%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 3 (1.97%) ADSL
15 3 (1.97%) DMZ
15 3 (1.97%) Wireless
15 3 (1.97%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.18%) SQL Server
1 17 (11.18%) Oracle Database
2 16 (10.53%) Relational Database
2 16 (10.53%) Oracle Exadata
2 16 (10.53%) DB2
2 16 (10.53%) RDBMS
3 5 (3.29%) Ingres
4 1 (0.66%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (0.66%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 1 (0.66%) MSI
General
1 44 (28.95%) Finance
2 13 (8.55%) Financial Institution
3 7 (4.61%) Back Office
4 2 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 17 (11.18%) Architect
1 17 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Architect
2 16 (10.53%) Solutions Architect
2 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 15 (9.87%) Team Leader
4 13 (8.55%) Storage Specialist
5 12 (7.89%) Consultant
6 10 (6.58%) Messaging Engineer
7 9 (5.92%) Exchange Engineer
8 8 (5.26%) Analyst
8 8 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 7 (4.61%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (4.61%) Operations Team Leader
10 6 (3.95%) Exchange Specialist
10 6 (3.95%) Messaging Specialist
11 5 (3.29%) Storage Consultant
11 5 (3.29%) Server Specialist
11 5 (3.29%) Service Desk Engineer
11 5 (3.29%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (21.05%) .NET
2 29 (19.08%) Middleware
3 16 (10.53%) WebSphere MQ
4 8 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (0.66%) X-Windows
5 1 (0.66%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (22.37%) Clustering
2 19 (12.50%) FlexPod
3 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.97%) Fat Client
5 3 (1.97%) Thin Client
6 2 (1.32%) Smartphone
6 2 (1.32%) AS400
6 2 (1.32%) Replication
6 2 (1.32%) CLARiiON
6 2 (1.32%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.66%) HP Superdome
7 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.66%) HACMP
Operating Systems
1 115 (75.66%) Windows
2 58 (38.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 44 (28.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 31 (20.39%) Linux
5 25 (16.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 18 (11.84%) Windows 7
6 18 (11.84%) AIX
7 17 (11.18%) HPUX
7 17 (11.18%) Solaris
7 17 (11.18%) SUSE
7 17 (11.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 16 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 16 (10.53%) OS/400
8 16 (10.53%) zOS
8 16 (10.53%) UNIX
9 7 (4.61%) CentOS
10 3 (1.97%) Windows XP
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000
11 2 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.32%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (32.24%) ITIL
2 32 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 25 (16.45%) Migration
4 22 (14.47%) Business Continuity
5 18 (11.84%) Project Management
6 17 (11.18%) Change Management
6 17 (11.18%) Data Protection
7 16 (10.53%) Infrastructure Management
7 16 (10.53%) Data Management
7 16 (10.53%) Mentoring
7 16 (10.53%) Coaching
8 14 (9.21%) Problem Management
9 13 (8.55%) Incident Management
9 13 (8.55%) Benchmarking
10 11 (7.24%) Service Delivery
11 10 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
11 10 (6.58%) Strategic Planning
12 8 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (5.26%) Service Management
13 5 (3.29%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 32 (21.05%) Perl
1 32 (21.05%) VB.NET
2 31 (20.39%) PowerShell
3 27 (17.76%) SQL
4 3 (1.97%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (20.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (13.82%) MCSE
3 14 (9.21%) MCSA
4 12 (7.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (7.89%) MCITP
5 10 (6.58%) MCTS
5 10 (6.58%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (5.92%) MCP
6 9 (5.92%) CCNA
7 7 (4.61%) CCA
7 7 (4.61%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (3.95%) Security Cleared
9 4 (2.63%) Degree
10 3 (1.97%) NCDA
10 3 (1.97%) NCIE
10 3 (1.97%) VCAP
11 2 (1.32%) VTSP
11 2 (1.32%) SC Cleared
11 2 (1.32%) VCDX
12 1 (0.66%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.13%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (38.82%) Active Directory
2 51 (33.55%) Hyper-V
3 50 (32.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (10.53%) KVM
5 14 (9.21%) vSphere
6 12 (7.89%) Terminal Services
7 7 (4.61%) Firmware
7 7 (4.61%) XenApp
8 6 (3.95%) VMware ESX
9 5 (3.29%) MetaFrame
9 5 (3.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (2.63%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (1.32%) vCloud
12 1 (0.66%) PowerHA
12 1 (0.66%) XenServer
12 1 (0.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 1 (0.66%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.66%) Xen
Systems Management
1 65 (42.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 46 (30.26%) Backup Exec
3 25 (16.45%) SCCM
4 22 (14.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 17 (11.18%) SCOM
6 16 (10.53%) Tivoli
7 15 (9.87%) WSUS
8 9 (5.92%) Nagios
9 8 (5.26%) HP SIM
9 8 (5.26%) WhatsUp Gold
10 7 (4.61%) McAfee ePO
10 7 (4.61%) BladeLogic
10 7 (4.61%) BMC PATROL
11 6 (3.95%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 2 (1.32%) SCDPM
12 2 (1.32%) SCOrch
12 2 (1.32%) Legato
12 2 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
13 1 (0.66%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 1 (0.66%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 88 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 63 (41.45%) VMware
3 62 (40.79%) HP
4 48 (31.58%) Cisco
5 42 (27.63%) NetApp
6 39 (25.66%) EMC
7 36 (23.68%) Citrix
7 36 (23.68%) McAfee
8 32 (21.05%) IBM
9 31 (20.39%) CheckPoint
10 30 (19.74%) Dell
11 29 (19.08%) Brocade
12 26 (17.11%) CA
13 25 (16.45%) Red Hat
14 23 (15.13%) BMC
15 22 (14.47%) Oracle
15 22 (14.47%) IronPort
16 21 (13.82%) Sophos
17 19 (12.50%) Juniper
18 10 (6.58%) CommVault
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