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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 199 165 190
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +25
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 45 85 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.79% 1.23% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 1.90% 2.80% 1.79%
Number of salaries quoted 32 64 44
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +45.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £22,500 £20,750
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £80,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2364 3039 2960
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 41.50% 43.98% 45.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1964 2598 2449
Average salary £38,000 £38,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.29% -1.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 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 5 February 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 0 26 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Cheshire -9 10 £26,250 -61.11% 1
Merseyside -1 8 £40,000 +81.81%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 72 (86.75%) Windows
2 67 (80.72%) Microsoft
3 52 (62.65%) Cisco
4 48 (57.83%) MS Exchange
5 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
6 36 (43.37%) VMware
7 34 (40.96%) HP
7 34 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
7 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2013
8 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
9 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
10 31 (37.35%) Exchange Server 2010
11 27 (32.53%) SQL
11 27 (32.53%) Norton AntiVirus
12 25 (30.12%) IBM
12 25 (30.12%) Citrix
13 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 24 (28.92%) ITIL
13 24 (28.92%) Linux
13 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
13 24 (28.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 24 (28.92%) Hyper-V
13 24 (28.92%) Data Centre
14 22 (26.51%) NetApp
14 22 (26.51%) AIX
15 21 (25.30%) SAN
15 21 (25.30%) CheckPoint
15 21 (25.30%) Sophos
15 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 48 (57.83%) MS Exchange
2 34 (40.96%) Exchange Server 2013
3 31 (37.35%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (25.30%) Exchange Server 2007
5 15 (18.07%) WebLogic
5 15 (18.07%) WebSphere
6 12 (14.46%) Lync
7 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
7 10 (12.05%) SharePoint 2013
8 8 (9.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (8.43%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (1.20%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (15.66%) MS Office
2 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
3 2 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.41%) Line 500
1 2 (2.41%) MFGPRO
1 2 (2.41%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (18.07%) IBM PureFlex
2 4 (4.82%) SaaS
3 2 (2.41%) Mimecast
4 1 (1.20%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 21 (25.30%) SAN
2 18 (21.69%) Firewall
3 16 (19.28%) LAN
3 16 (19.28%) TCP/IP
4 13 (15.66%) Network Security
5 12 (14.46%) VPN
6 9 (10.84%) WAN
7 8 (9.64%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (9.64%) DNS
7 8 (9.64%) Remote Desktop
8 7 (8.43%) NAS
9 6 (7.23%) VLAN
10 5 (6.02%) Broadband
10 5 (6.02%) DHCP
10 5 (6.02%) Wireless
11 3 (3.61%) Internet
11 3 (3.61%) SMTP
11 3 (3.61%) SNMP
12 2 (2.41%) MPLS
12 2 (2.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (39.76%) SQL Server
2 15 (18.07%) DB2
2 15 (18.07%) Oracle Database
2 15 (18.07%) Oracle Exadata
2 15 (18.07%) RDBMS
2 15 (18.07%) Relational Database
3 12 (14.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 19 (22.89%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Back Office
3 8 (9.64%) Banking
4 5 (6.02%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.20%) Law
5 1 (1.20%) Legal
5 1 (1.20%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 21 (25.30%) Architect
2 19 (22.89%) Analyst
3 18 (21.69%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Architect
4 15 (18.07%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
5 13 (15.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (14.46%) Service Analyst
7 10 (12.05%) Senior IT Support
7 10 (12.05%) Support Analyst
8 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (10.84%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 8 (9.64%) Exchange Support
9 8 (9.64%) IT Engineer
9 8 (9.64%) Messaging Support
10 7 (8.43%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Senior Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Support
10 7 (8.43%) Service Desk Support Analyst
10 7 (8.43%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.07%) Middleware
1 15 (18.07%) WebSphere Message Broker
1 15 (18.07%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (1.20%) .NET
2 1 (1.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 24 (28.92%) Data Centre
2 18 (21.69%) FlexPod
3 15 (18.07%) VCE vBlock
4 10 (12.05%) Video Conferencing
5 9 (10.84%) Blackberry
6 8 (9.64%) Fat Client
6 8 (9.64%) Thin Client
7 7 (8.43%) iPad
7 7 (8.43%) iPhone
8 5 (6.02%) Clustering
9 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
10 3 (3.61%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (3.61%) Enterprise Storage
10 3 (3.61%) Life Science
11 2 (2.41%) EMC VNX
12 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
12 1 (1.20%) Mainframe
12 1 (1.20%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (86.75%) Windows
2 34 (40.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 32 (38.55%) Windows Server
4 24 (28.92%) Linux
4 24 (28.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 22 (26.51%) AIX
6 16 (19.28%) Windows 8
7 15 (18.07%) HPUX
7 15 (18.07%) OS/400
7 15 (18.07%) Solaris
7 15 (18.07%) SUSE
7 15 (18.07%) zOS
8 13 (15.66%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (14.46%) Windows 7
9 12 (14.46%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (8.43%) CentOS
10 7 (8.43%) Windows XP
11 4 (4.82%) Data ONTAP
12 2 (2.41%) Unix
13 1 (1.20%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (28.92%) ITIL
2 19 (22.89%) Mentoring
3 18 (21.69%) Business Continuity
4 16 (19.28%) Coaching
4 16 (19.28%) Infrastructure Management
5 15 (18.07%) Converged Infrastructure
6 13 (15.66%) Migration
7 11 (13.25%) Service Management
8 10 (12.05%) ITIL V3
8 10 (12.05%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 8 (9.64%) ITIL V2
10 7 (8.43%) Patch Management
10 7 (8.43%) Wealth Management
11 6 (7.23%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (7.23%) Service Delivery
12 5 (6.02%) Incident Management
13 4 (4.82%) Information Security
13 4 (4.82%) Kalman Filter
13 4 (4.82%) Vulnerability Management
14 3 (3.61%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 27 (32.53%) SQL
2 6 (7.23%) C
3 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.20%) Perl
4 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 24 (28.92%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (15.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 12 (14.46%) CCNA
3 12 (14.46%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (13.25%) MCSE
5 9 (10.84%) Degree
6 8 (9.64%) CISSP
6 8 (9.64%) MCDST
7 7 (8.43%) A+ Certification
7 7 (8.43%) CCNP
7 7 (8.43%) Citrix Certification
7 7 (8.43%) CompTIA Security+
7 7 (8.43%) HP ASE
7 7 (8.43%) MCITP
7 7 (8.43%) Network+ Certification
7 7 (8.43%) RHCE
7 7 (8.43%) Security+ Certification
8 6 (7.23%) MCTS
9 5 (6.02%) NCDA
10 3 (3.61%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.43%) SLA
2 1 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) Active Directory
2 34 (40.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 24 (28.92%) Hyper-V
4 15 (18.07%) KVM
5 9 (10.84%) vSphere
6 8 (9.64%) Terminal Services
7 2 (2.41%) XenApp
8 1 (1.20%) BitLocker
8 1 (1.20%) Cronacle
8 1 (1.20%) Postfix
8 1 (1.20%) Sendmail
8 1 (1.20%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (32.53%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (18.07%) Tivoli
3 13 (15.66%) Backup Exec
4 10 (12.05%) HP SIM
4 10 (12.05%) WSUS
5 9 (10.84%) SCCM
6 8 (9.64%) SCOM
7 6 (7.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 5 (6.02%) NetBackup
9 4 (4.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 3 (3.61%) QRadar
10 3 (3.61%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (2.41%) Cacti
11 2 (2.41%) Nagios
12 1 (1.20%) Cisco CUCM
12 1 (1.20%) Cisco UCCX
12 1 (1.20%) Foglight
12 1 (1.20%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 1 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 67 (80.72%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) Cisco
3 36 (43.37%) VMware
4 34 (40.96%) HP
5 25 (30.12%) Citrix
5 25 (30.12%) IBM
6 24 (28.92%) Red Hat
7 22 (26.51%) NetApp
8 21 (25.30%) CheckPoint
8 21 (25.30%) Sophos
9 18 (21.69%) Juniper
9 18 (21.69%) McAfee
10 17 (20.48%) EMC
11 15 (18.07%) BMC
11 15 (18.07%) Brocade
11 15 (18.07%) CA
11 15 (18.07%) Oracle
12 14 (16.87%) Dell
13 9 (10.84%) GFI Software
14 8 (9.64%) RightFax
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