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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 91 104 104
Rank change year-on-year
+13 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 53 37 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.18% 1.58% 1.43%
As % of the Vendors category 4.48% 2.93% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 40 31 25
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £37,500 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -1.38%
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
1184 1262 1191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 48.66% 53.91% 58.53%
Number of salaries quoted 825 900 939
Average salary £47,500 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.06% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 52 (54.74%) HP
3 46 (48.42%) Windows
4 38 (40.00%) IBM
5 36 (37.89%) Active Directory
6 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
7 29 (30.53%) VMware
8 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
8 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
9 25 (26.32%) Data Management
9 25 (26.32%) DNS
10 24 (25.26%) SLA
10 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
11 22 (23.16%) Cisco
11 22 (23.16%) Windows 7
12 20 (21.05%) Firewall
13 19 (20.00%) EMC
13 19 (20.00%) Degree
14 18 (18.95%) Oracle
14 18 (18.95%) McAfee
15 17 (17.89%) Migration
15 17 (17.89%) Linux
15 17 (17.89%) UNIX
15 17 (17.89%) Citrix
15 17 (17.89%) IronPort
15 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2010
16 16 (16.84%) Information Security
16 16 (16.84%) Project Management
16 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 26 (27.37%) MS Exchange
2 16 (16.84%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.74%) SharePoint
4 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (8.42%) Lync
6 7 (7.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 5 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
7 5 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (3.16%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (1.05%) Node.js
9 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
9 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
9 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (13.68%) MS Office
2 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 9 (9.47%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (2.11%) SaaS
2 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 25 (26.32%) DNS
2 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
3 20 (21.05%) Firewall
4 14 (14.74%) SSL
4 14 (14.74%) LAN
5 13 (13.68%) SAN
6 11 (11.58%) DHCP
7 5 (5.26%) WAN
8 4 (4.21%) VPN
8 4 (4.21%) Network Security
9 2 (2.11%) DWDM
9 2 (2.11%) Wireless
9 2 (2.11%) IPsec
9 2 (2.11%) SDH
9 2 (2.11%) VoIP
9 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
10 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
10 1 (1.05%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.05%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) DB2
2 5 (5.26%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.21%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.05%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.05%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.05%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Hudson
1 1 (1.05%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (6.32%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 16 (16.84%) Consultant
2 15 (15.79%) Trainee
3 13 (13.68%) Support Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Administrator
5 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (9.47%) UNIX Administrator
5 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (9.47%) Technical Support
5 9 (9.47%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (8.42%) Architect
7 5 (5.26%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Graduate
7 5 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
7 5 (5.26%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.26%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Specialist
8 4 (4.21%) Security Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Customer Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.05%) jQuery
1 1 (1.05%) RESTful
1 1 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
1 1 (1.05%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (1.05%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 16 (16.84%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.63%) Client/Server
3 6 (6.32%) Blackberry
4 5 (5.26%) Mathematics
5 2 (2.11%) Clustering
5 2 (2.11%) PKI
5 2 (2.11%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.11%) iPhone
6 1 (1.05%) Open Source
6 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (1.05%) Replication
6 1 (1.05%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 46 (48.42%) Windows
2 33 (34.74%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 22 (23.16%) Windows 7
5 17 (17.89%) Linux
5 17 (17.89%) UNIX
6 12 (12.63%) Windows XP
6 12 (12.63%) HPUX
6 12 (12.63%) SUSE
7 11 (11.58%) Debian
8 10 (10.53%) AIX
9 7 (7.37%) Solaris
10 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 3 (3.16%) Android
12 2 (2.11%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
13 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (26.32%) Data Management
2 17 (17.89%) Migration
3 16 (16.84%) Information Security
3 16 (16.84%) Project Management
4 11 (11.58%) ITIL
4 11 (11.58%) Project Planning
4 11 (11.58%) Change Control
4 11 (11.58%) Configuration Management
5 9 (9.47%) Business Development
6 4 (4.21%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.11%) Security Management
7 2 (2.11%) CRM
7 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
7 2 (2.11%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
7 2 (2.11%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.05%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (1.05%) Digital Forensics
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.79%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.42%) SQL
3 1 (1.05%) VBScript
3 1 (1.05%) Python
3 1 (1.05%) Ruby
3 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Degree
2 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
3 10 (10.53%) MCP
3 10 (10.53%) MCSE
4 9 (9.47%) DV Cleared
5 8 (8.42%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.16%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.11%) GIAC
7 2 (2.11%) GCIH
7 2 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.05%) SSCP
8 1 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.05%) CCNA
8 1 (1.05%) CISSP
8 1 (1.05%) CEH
8 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.05%) GCIA
8 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (25.26%) SLA
2 11 (11.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 36 (37.89%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (12.63%) VMware ESX
4 9 (9.47%) XenServer
5 7 (7.37%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.11%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (2.11%) pfSense
6 2 (2.11%) Snort
7 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.05%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.05%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (15.79%) Backup Exec
2 12 (12.63%) Oracle RMAN
2 12 (12.63%) WSUS
3 6 (6.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (6.32%) NetBackup
4 3 (3.16%) SCOM
4 3 (3.16%) Nagios
4 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.11%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.05%) Legato
6 1 (1.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (1.05%) SCCM
6 1 (1.05%) Cacti
6 1 (1.05%) Puppet
6 1 (1.05%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.05%) HAProxy
6 1 (1.05%) collectd
6 1 (1.05%) logstash
6 1 (1.05%) Rsyslog
6 1 (1.05%) Graphite
Vendors
1 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 52 (54.74%) HP
3 38 (40.00%) IBM
4 29 (30.53%) VMware
5 22 (23.16%) Cisco
6 19 (20.00%) EMC
7 18 (18.95%) Oracle
7 18 (18.95%) McAfee
8 17 (17.89%) IronPort
8 17 (17.89%) Citrix
9 14 (14.74%) Dell
10 12 (12.63%) Red Hat
10 12 (12.63%) Sybase
11 10 (10.53%) Veeam
11 10 (10.53%) 3PAR
12 9 (9.47%) Varonis
12 9 (9.47%) NetApp
13 5 (5.26%) CheckPoint
13 5 (5.26%) Lotus
14 4 (4.21%) Juniper
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