The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 43 52 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -23
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 2.09% 1.30% 2.33%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 2.63% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 6 5 4
Average salary £44,000 £44,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.12% +4.70%
UK excluding London average salary £36,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -6.66%
Symantec
Hampshire

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

Vendors Category
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
193 190 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 67.25% 49.48% 50.58%
Number of salaries quoted 182 164 83
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Symantec
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Intel
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
1 6 (75.00%) Maximo
1 6 (75.00%) Back Office
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) GPEN
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (25.00%) Metasploit

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Business Applications
1 6 (75.00%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) Internet
2 2 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Metasploit
General
1 6 (75.00%) Back Office
2 2 (25.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) IT Security Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (75.00%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 2000
1 6 (75.00%) Windows XP
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 6 (75.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) SIEM
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Security
2 2 (25.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 2 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) CISSP
1 2 (25.00%) GCIA
1 2 (25.00%) GCIH
1 2 (25.00%) CEH
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
1 2 (25.00%) GPEN
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (75.00%) XenApp
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli
1 6 (75.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 6 (75.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (25.00%) Nessus
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) IBM
1 6 (75.00%) Intel
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
1 6 (75.00%) VMware
2 2 (25.00%) Sourcefire
2 2 (25.00%) Splunk
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) McAfee
2 2 (25.00%) Websense