The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Northern Ireland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 25 44 40
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 3.57% 0.34% 1.41%
As % of the Vendors category 7.37% 0.78% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 4
Average salary £26,500 - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
95 129 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 48.47% 44.33% 46.83%
Number of salaries quoted 61 87 62
Average salary £30,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £14,072 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £40,000 £58,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Symantec
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Symantec
Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Northern Ireland region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
County Antrim +19 7 £26,500 -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
2 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
2 7 (63.64%) Sophos
2 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
2 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
2 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Veritas
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL
2 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
2 7 (63.64%) vSphere
2 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
3 4 (36.36%) Wise Package Studio

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 7 (63.64%) IIS
2 4 (36.36%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2003
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) DHCP
1 11 (100.00%) DNS
2 7 (63.64%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2000
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) InstallShield
1 4 (36.36%) Wise Package Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Development Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (36.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 4 (36.36%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL
1 7 (63.64%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (63.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 7 (63.64%) ITIL V3
2 4 (36.36%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (36.36%) Capacity Management
2 4 (36.36%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (63.64%) SC Cleared
1 7 (63.64%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) MCSE
2 4 (36.36%) MCSA
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (63.64%) VMware ESX
2 7 (63.64%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (63.64%) NetBackup
1 7 (63.64%) Backup Exec
2 4 (36.36%) SCCM
2 4 (36.36%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 11 (100.00%) Citrix
1 11 (100.00%) VMware
2 7 (63.64%) Veritas
2 7 (63.64%) Sophos
3 4 (36.36%) Altiris