The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 November 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
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 68 89 89
Rank change year-on-year
+21 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 9 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 1.21% 0.41% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 2.87% 1.03% 1.57%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 2
Average salary £22,500 £49,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.08% +5.94%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
Symantec
Oxfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

Vendors Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
314 390 510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 42.15% 40.00% 45.25%
Number of salaries quoted 258 356 457
Average salary £38,000 £42,000 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £31,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,050 £65,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Symantec
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Oxford

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Oxford

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 18 (100.00%) VMware
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (94.44%) Windows
3 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 8 (44.44%) Backup Exec
5 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 6 (33.33%) HP
6 5 (27.78%) Dell
6 5 (27.78%) EMC
6 5 (27.78%) Citrix
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (27.78%) SAN
6 5 (27.78%) NetApp
6 5 (27.78%) MCSE
6 5 (27.78%) SQL
6 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
6 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
6 5 (27.78%) VCAP
6 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
6 5 (27.78%) XenApp
6 5 (27.78%) XenServer
6 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
6 5 (27.78%) Veeam
6 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (27.78%) MCTS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Oxford 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 12 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 12 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (16.67%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) SAN
2 3 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (16.67%) Wireless
2 3 (16.67%) LAN
2 3 (16.67%) WAN
2 3 (16.67%) Ethernet
2 3 (16.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support
1 5 (27.78%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Consultant
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (27.78%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (22.22%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support
3 3 (16.67%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Support Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 17 (94.44%) Windows
2 12 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (5.56%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (27.78%) MCSE
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (27.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (27.78%) MCTS
1 5 (27.78%) MCITP
1 5 (27.78%) NCDA
1 5 (27.78%) NCIE
1 5 (27.78%) VCAP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
2 3 (16.67%) CCNA
2 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 18 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 8 (44.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 5 (27.78%) VMware ESX
4 5 (27.78%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (27.78%) Hyper-V
4 5 (27.78%) XenApp
4 5 (27.78%) XenServer
4 5 (27.78%) XenDesktop
4 5 (27.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (44.44%) Backup Exec
2 5 (27.78%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) VMware
2 6 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) Dell
3 5 (27.78%) EMC
3 5 (27.78%) Citrix
3 5 (27.78%) NetApp
3 5 (27.78%) PlateSpin
3 5 (27.78%) Veeam
4 1 (5.56%) IBM