The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 112 121 103
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -18
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 33 19 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.45% 0.79% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 2.72% 1.50% 2.91%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 31
Average salary £40,000 £61,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.69% +63.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £39,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £80,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Symantec
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1212 1269 1204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 53.11% 52.74% 53.51%
Number of salaries quoted 855 888 959
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Symantec
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Reading

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 50 (56.82%) Windows
1 50 (56.82%) Microsoft
1 50 (56.82%) HP
2 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
3 36 (40.91%) VMware
4 28 (31.82%) IBM
4 28 (31.82%) MS Exchange
5 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
7 23 (26.14%) Firewall
7 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 22 (25.00%) SLA
8 22 (25.00%) Cisco
8 22 (25.00%) Citrix
8 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
8 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
9 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
9 20 (22.73%) Project Management
10 19 (21.59%) EMC
10 19 (21.59%) ITIL
10 19 (21.59%) MCP
10 19 (21.59%) SC Cleared
11 18 (20.45%) Linux
11 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
11 18 (20.45%) DNS
11 18 (20.45%) Dell
11 18 (20.45%) Backup Exec
12 17 (19.32%) Configuration Management
12 17 (19.32%) UNIX

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 28 (31.82%) MS Exchange
2 22 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (15.91%) SharePoint
4 9 (10.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (10.23%) Lync
5 8 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.68%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.27%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.27%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.14%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.14%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.14%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (1.14%) Node.js
10 1 (1.14%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (17.05%) MS Visio
2 13 (14.77%) MS Office
3 10 (11.36%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.36%) Mimecast
2 3 (3.41%) Office 365
3 2 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (26.14%) Firewall
2 20 (22.73%) TCP/IP
3 18 (20.45%) DNS
4 14 (15.91%) SSL
5 13 (14.77%) LAN
6 11 (12.50%) DHCP
6 11 (12.50%) SAN
7 5 (5.68%) VPN
8 4 (4.55%) WAN
9 3 (3.41%) NAS
10 2 (2.27%) DWDM
10 2 (2.27%) Wireless
10 2 (2.27%) IPsec
10 2 (2.27%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.27%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.27%) Network Security
10 2 (2.27%) SDH
11 1 (1.14%) VoIP
11 1 (1.14%) HTTPS
11 1 (1.14%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.36%) DB2
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.27%) Big Data
4 2 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.27%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.14%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.14%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.14%) MySQL
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (1.14%) Hudson
1 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
General
1 8 (9.09%) Marketing
2 5 (5.68%) Finance
3 3 (3.41%) Financial Institution
4 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (19.32%) Support Engineer
2 15 (17.05%) 2nd Line Support
2 15 (17.05%) Consultant
2 15 (17.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 11 (12.50%) Architect
4 9 (10.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 7 (7.95%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Trainee
7 5 (5.68%) Technical Support
7 5 (5.68%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.55%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 4 (4.55%) Analyst
8 4 (4.55%) Security Support Engineer
8 4 (4.55%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.27%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.14%) jQuery
2 1 (1.14%) RESTful
2 1 (1.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.14%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.14%) ZeroMQ
2 1 (1.14%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.64%) Client/Server
2 10 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (9.09%) Data Centre
4 7 (7.95%) Clustering
5 5 (5.68%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.41%) Mainframe
6 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.27%) PKI
8 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.14%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.14%) Replication
8 1 (1.14%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.14%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.14%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 50 (56.82%) Windows
2 27 (30.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (29.55%) Windows 7
4 23 (26.14%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (20.45%) Linux
6 17 (19.32%) UNIX
7 12 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 11 (12.50%) Solaris
9 10 (11.36%) HPUX
9 10 (11.36%) SUSE
9 10 (11.36%) Debian
10 9 (10.23%) AIX
11 5 (5.68%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (1.14%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.14%) Android
12 1 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (1.14%) CentOS
12 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (22.73%) Project Management
2 19 (21.59%) ITIL
3 17 (19.32%) Configuration Management
4 14 (15.91%) Change Control
4 14 (15.91%) Migration
5 13 (14.77%) Data Management
6 11 (12.50%) Project Planning
6 11 (12.50%) Business Development
7 10 (11.36%) Security Patching
8 7 (7.95%) Information Security
8 7 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.55%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.41%) Performance Management
10 3 (3.41%) E-business
10 3 (3.41%) Supplier Management
10 3 (3.41%) Strategic Planning
10 3 (3.41%) Data Centre Operations
11 2 (2.27%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (2.27%) SIEM
11 2 (2.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.05%) PowerShell
2 8 (9.09%) SQL
3 3 (3.41%) Perl
3 3 (3.41%) Shell Script
4 2 (2.27%) VBScript
5 1 (1.14%) VB
5 1 (1.14%) Python
5 1 (1.14%) Ruby
5 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (22.73%) Security Cleared
2 19 (21.59%) MCP
2 19 (21.59%) SC Cleared
3 18 (20.45%) Microsoft Certification
4 16 (18.18%) MCSE
4 16 (18.18%) DV Cleared
5 10 (11.36%) Degree
6 4 (4.55%) Cisco Certification
6 4 (4.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.27%) GCIH
7 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 2 (2.27%) Check Point Certification
7 2 (2.27%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.27%) GIAC
8 1 (1.14%) GCIA
8 1 (1.14%) SSCP
8 1 (1.14%) CISSP
8 1 (1.14%) CEH
8 1 (1.14%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (25.00%) SLA
2 12 (13.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (47.73%) Active Directory
2 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (17.05%) Hyper-V
3 15 (17.05%) VMware ESX
4 10 (11.36%) XenServer
5 4 (4.55%) Terminal Services
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (3.41%) XenApp
7 2 (2.27%) Snort
8 1 (1.14%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 18 (20.45%) Backup Exec
2 13 (14.77%) WSUS
2 13 (14.77%) NetBackup
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (6.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.68%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.55%) Nagios
6 4 (4.55%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.55%) SCCM
6 4 (4.55%) PureDisk
7 3 (3.41%) SCOM
8 1 (1.14%) Cacti
8 1 (1.14%) Puppet
8 1 (1.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.14%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (1.14%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (1.14%) HAProxy
8 1 (1.14%) collectd
8 1 (1.14%) logstash
8 1 (1.14%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 50 (56.82%) Microsoft
1 50 (56.82%) HP
2 36 (40.91%) VMware
3 28 (31.82%) IBM
4 22 (25.00%) Cisco
4 22 (25.00%) Citrix
5 19 (21.59%) EMC
6 18 (20.45%) Dell
7 15 (17.05%) 3PAR
8 14 (15.91%) NetApp
9 13 (14.77%) Varonis
10 12 (13.64%) McAfee
10 12 (13.64%) Oracle
10 12 (13.64%) Sybase
11 11 (12.50%) Veeam
12 10 (11.36%) Zerto
12 10 (11.36%) Neverfail
12 10 (11.36%) Red Hat
13 7 (7.95%) Veritas
13 7 (7.95%) IronPort
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