The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 114 114 124
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 5 11 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.33% 0.62% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.52% 1.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 4
Average salary £22,500 £39,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.30% -5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Symantec
South East

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

Vendors Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
641 726 933
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 42.14% 41.20% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 508 639 849
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Symantec
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
(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
Oxford +1 2 £22,500 -54.08%
Abingdon - 2 £33,000 -
Symantec
South East

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 30 (96.77%) VMware
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
1 30 (96.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
4 19 (61.29%) HP
5 18 (58.06%) SAN
5 18 (58.06%) Wireless
6 17 (54.84%) Veeam
6 17 (54.84%) EMC
6 17 (54.84%) Citrix
6 17 (54.84%) MCSE
6 17 (54.84%) MCTS
6 17 (54.84%) MCITP
6 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
7 16 (51.61%) Apple
7 16 (51.61%) DHCP
7 16 (51.61%) DNS
8 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
8 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (48.39%) Meru Networks
8 15 (48.39%) Juniper
8 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
8 15 (48.39%) MCSA
8 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
8 15 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
9 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
9 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
10 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 12 (38.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (9.68%) Lync
4 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 15 (48.39%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.68%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 15 (48.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (58.06%) SAN
1 18 (58.06%) Wireless
2 16 (51.61%) DHCP
2 16 (51.61%) DNS
3 3 (9.68%) Ethernet
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
3 3 (9.68%) LAN
3 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 3 (9.68%) Firewall
4 1 (3.23%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (3.23%) VLAN
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
Job Titles
1 17 (54.84%) Support Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (35.48%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 7 (22.58%) Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (16.13%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (12.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Service Analyst
5 4 (12.90%) Senior Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) IT Support
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (6.45%) Consultant
8 1 (3.23%) Network Engineer
8 1 (3.23%) Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 30 (96.77%) Windows
2 27 (87.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.23%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (48.39%) Mentoring
2 2 (6.45%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.23%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (54.84%) MCSE
1 17 (54.84%) MCTS
1 17 (54.84%) MCITP
1 17 (54.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (48.39%) MCSA
3 3 (9.68%) CCNP
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) NCDA
4 2 (6.45%) NCIE
4 2 (6.45%) VCAP
4 2 (6.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (41.94%) Active Directory
3 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) XenServer
4 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 21 (67.74%) Backup Exec
2 15 (48.39%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (6.45%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 19 (61.29%) HP
3 17 (54.84%) EMC
3 17 (54.84%) Citrix
3 17 (54.84%) Veeam
4 16 (51.61%) Apple
5 15 (48.39%) Meru Networks
5 15 (48.39%) Juniper
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.45%) Dell
7 2 (6.45%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) PlateSpin
8 1 (3.23%) IBM