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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 206 189 218
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +29
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 38 60 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.59% 0.85% 0.48%
As % of the Vendors category 1.32% 1.91% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 18 37 17
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,050 £20,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £49,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
2879 3134 3488
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 44.98% 44.63% 46.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2250 2481 2855
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 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
Manchester +5 30 £40,000 -3.03% 5
Cheshire -21 6 £27,500 -21.42% 3
Cumbria - 2 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 93 (78.15%) Windows
2 80 (67.23%) Microsoft
3 65 (54.62%) HP
4 64 (53.78%) Cisco
5 58 (48.74%) NetApp
6 52 (43.70%) MS Exchange
6 52 (43.70%) VMware
7 49 (41.18%) Hyper-V
8 48 (40.34%) SAN
9 43 (36.13%) CheckPoint
10 42 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (31.93%) EMC
12 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2003
12 36 (30.25%) Brocade
13 35 (29.41%) Business Continuity
14 34 (28.57%) Middleware
14 34 (28.57%) IBM
14 34 (28.57%) DNS
14 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
14 34 (28.57%) FlexPod
15 32 (26.89%) WAN
15 32 (26.89%) Active Directory
16 31 (26.05%) LAN
16 31 (26.05%) Backup Exec
17 28 (23.53%) Juniper
18 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
19 26 (21.85%) PowerShell
19 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2013
19 26 (21.85%) Microsoft Certification
19 26 (21.85%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 52 (43.70%) MS Exchange
2 26 (21.85%) Exchange Server 2013
3 23 (19.33%) SharePoint
4 21 (17.65%) WebLogic
4 21 (17.65%) WebSphere
4 21 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (12.61%) IIS
5 15 (12.61%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (7.56%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (5.04%) IBM Notes
8 2 (1.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.84%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 26 (21.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.20%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 48 (40.34%) SAN
2 34 (28.57%) DNS
3 32 (26.89%) WAN
4 31 (26.05%) LAN
5 26 (21.85%) DHCP
5 26 (21.85%) TCP/IP
6 20 (16.81%) Firewall
7 13 (10.92%) Network Security
7 13 (10.92%) NAS
8 11 (9.24%) VPN
8 11 (9.24%) SMTP
9 9 (7.56%) VLAN
10 7 (5.88%) iSCSI
10 7 (5.88%) Intrusion Detection
11 5 (4.20%) Cisco Nexus
12 4 (3.36%) Wireless
12 4 (3.36%) Fibre Channel
13 3 (2.52%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.52%) PABX
14 2 (1.68%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 21 (17.65%) DB2
2 21 (17.65%) RDBMS
2 21 (17.65%) Relational Database
2 21 (17.65%) Oracle Database
2 21 (17.65%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (0.84%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 2 (1.68%) MSI
General
1 24 (20.17%) Finance
2 15 (12.61%) Financial Institution
3 3 (2.52%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.68%) Retail
5 1 (0.84%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 29 (24.37%) Architect
2 25 (21.01%) Solutions Architect
3 21 (17.65%) Infrastructure Architect
3 21 (17.65%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 14 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 13 (10.92%) Storage Specialist
6 10 (8.40%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (7.56%) Support Engineer
8 7 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (5.88%) Technical Architect
9 6 (5.04%) Consultant
10 5 (4.20%) IT Support
10 5 (4.20%) Service Desk Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Storage Consultant
11 4 (3.36%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.36%) 2nd Line Support
12 3 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (2.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 3 (2.52%) Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (28.57%) Middleware
2 21 (17.65%) WebSphere MQ
2 21 (17.65%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 12 (10.08%) Web Services
4 9 (7.56%) .NET
5 2 (1.68%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 34 (28.57%) FlexPod
2 9 (7.56%) Clustering
3 4 (3.36%) Thin Client
3 4 (3.36%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.68%) Replication
5 1 (0.84%) Blog
5 1 (0.84%) Social Media
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) iPhone
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 93 (78.15%) Windows
2 36 (30.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 34 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (22.69%) Windows 7
5 24 (20.17%) Windows 8
6 23 (19.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (17.65%) zOS
7 21 (17.65%) AIX
7 21 (17.65%) HPUX
7 21 (17.65%) Solaris
7 21 (17.65%) Linux
7 21 (17.65%) OS/400
7 21 (17.65%) SUSE
7 21 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 11 (9.24%) Windows XP
9 5 (4.20%) Windows 2000 Server
10 4 (3.36%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.68%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.84%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.41%) Business Continuity
2 23 (19.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 22 (18.49%) ITIL
4 21 (17.65%) Migration
4 21 (17.65%) Mentoring
4 21 (17.65%) Coaching
5 20 (16.81%) Project Management
5 20 (16.81%) Disaster Recovery
6 19 (15.97%) Data Management
7 14 (11.76%) Data Protection
8 13 (10.92%) Benchmarking
9 9 (7.56%) Load Balancing
10 7 (5.88%) Cyber Security
10 7 (5.88%) Analytics
10 7 (5.88%) Service Delivery
11 5 (4.20%) PRINCE2
11 5 (4.20%) CRM
11 5 (4.20%) Asset Management
12 3 (2.52%) ITIL V3
12 3 (2.52%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 26 (21.85%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.40%) C
2 10 (8.40%) SQL
3 9 (7.56%) VB.NET
3 9 (7.56%) Perl
Qualifications
1 26 (21.85%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (14.29%) MCSE
3 15 (12.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (11.76%) NCDA
4 14 (11.76%) Security Cleared
5 6 (5.04%) NCIE
5 6 (5.04%) MCTS
6 5 (4.20%) Degree
6 5 (4.20%) VCAP
7 3 (2.52%) CCA
7 3 (2.52%) Citrix Certification
7 3 (2.52%) MCSA
8 2 (1.68%) VTSP
8 2 (1.68%) VCDX
9 1 (0.84%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (41.18%) Hyper-V
2 42 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (26.89%) Active Directory
4 21 (17.65%) KVM
5 15 (12.61%) Terminal Services
6 9 (7.56%) vSphere
7 5 (4.20%) XenApp
8 3 (2.52%) XenDesktop
8 3 (2.52%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.84%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.84%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.84%) vCloud
9 1 (0.84%) MetaFrame
9 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 31 (26.05%) Backup Exec
2 21 (17.65%) Tivoli
3 17 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (7.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 8 (6.72%) SCCM
6 5 (4.20%) SCOM
7 4 (3.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 3 (2.52%) WSUS
8 3 (2.52%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 3 (2.52%) Legato
9 2 (1.68%) NetBackup
9 2 (1.68%) EMC Navisphere
9 2 (1.68%) ARCserve
9 2 (1.68%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (1.68%) ServiceCenter
10 1 (0.84%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 80 (67.23%) Microsoft
2 65 (54.62%) HP
3 64 (53.78%) Cisco
4 58 (48.74%) NetApp
5 52 (43.70%) VMware
6 43 (36.13%) CheckPoint
7 38 (31.93%) EMC
8 36 (30.25%) Brocade
9 34 (28.57%) IBM
10 28 (23.53%) Juniper
11 24 (20.17%) Oracle
12 22 (18.49%) Citrix
13 21 (17.65%) BMC
13 21 (17.65%) CA
13 21 (17.65%) Red Hat
14 15 (12.61%) Wyse
14 15 (12.61%) Veeam
15 14 (11.76%) 3PAR
15 14 (11.76%) Dell
16 12 (10.08%) McAfee
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