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 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 76 83 88
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +5
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 6 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.13% 0.63% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.34% 1.56% 1.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 2
Average salary £22,500 £49,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-54.08% +5.94%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -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
296 385 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 38.95% 40.65% 44.94%
Number of salaries quoted 243 345 446
Average salary £40,000 £41,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.43% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 15 (100.00%) VMware
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (93.33%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) MS Exchange
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 3 (20.00%) MS Office
6 3 (20.00%) LAN
6 3 (20.00%) WAN
6 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (20.00%) CCNP
6 3 (20.00%) CCNA
6 3 (20.00%) HP
6 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (20.00%) Firewall
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
6 3 (20.00%) Lync
7 2 (13.33%) SQL
7 2 (13.33%) MCSE
7 2 (13.33%) Dell
7 2 (13.33%) EMC
7 2 (13.33%) Citrix
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (13.33%) SAN
7 2 (13.33%) NetApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 (80.00%) MS Exchange
1 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (20.00%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) LAN
1 3 (20.00%) WAN
1 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
1 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) Wireless
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (13.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (13.33%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) CCNP
1 3 (20.00%) CCNA
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (13.33%) MCTS
2 2 (13.33%) MCITP
2 2 (13.33%) NCDA
2 2 (13.33%) NCIE
2 2 (13.33%) VCAP
2 2 (13.33%) MCSE
System Software
1 15 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 8 (53.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (13.33%) VMware ESX
4 2 (13.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (13.33%) Hyper-V
4 2 (13.33%) XenApp
4 2 (13.33%) XenServer
4 2 (13.33%) XenDesktop
4 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (13.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (13.33%) Dell
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Citrix
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) PlateSpin
3 2 (13.33%) Veeam
4 1 (6.67%) IBM