The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Reading region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 119 101 101
Rank change year-on-year
-18 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 18 37 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 1.62% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 1.44% 3.07% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 32
Average salary £53,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+43.33% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,600 £23,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £62,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1251 1207 1119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.72% 52.99% 48.61%
Number of salaries quoted 868 951 969
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,400
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
Berkshire

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 10 July 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
3 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
3 28 (51.85%) VMware
4 24 (44.44%) HP
5 23 (42.59%) SAN
6 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
7 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
8 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
8 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
8 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 17 (31.48%) NetBackup
9 17 (31.48%) Cisco
9 17 (31.48%) MCSE
9 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
9 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (29.63%) Backup Exec
11 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
11 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
11 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
12 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 14 (25.93%) NetApp
12 14 (25.93%) SQL
12 14 (25.93%) Citrix
13 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
14 12 (22.22%) IIS
14 12 (22.22%) ITIL
14 12 (22.22%) MCP
15 11 (20.37%) Blackberry
15 11 (20.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 22 (40.74%) MS Exchange
2 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 18 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (22.22%) IIS
5 11 (20.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 8 (14.81%) SharePoint
7 7 (12.96%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (9.26%) Lync
9 4 (7.41%) Lotus Domino
10 2 (3.70%) Apache
10 2 (3.70%) WebLogic
11 1 (1.85%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.85%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Visio
2 2 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) SAN
2 9 (16.67%) Firewall
2 9 (16.67%) VLAN
2 9 (16.67%) TCP/IP
3 4 (7.41%) NAS
3 4 (7.41%) Unified Communications
4 3 (5.56%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (3.70%) DHCP
6 1 (1.85%) Ethernet
6 1 (1.85%) S/MIME
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (1.85%) iSCSI
6 1 (1.85%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.70%) MySQL
1 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (7.41%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (27.78%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Support
3 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Technical Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Security Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 7 (12.96%) Security Support Engineer
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Technical Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Technical Consultant
5 4 (7.41%) Server Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Messaging Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Exchange Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Administrator
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Blackberry
2 7 (12.96%) Clustering
3 4 (7.41%) FlexPod
4 3 (5.56%) Firmware
4 3 (5.56%) Replication
5 1 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.85%) IBM XIV
5 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.85%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 43 (79.63%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Windows Server 2008
3 17 (31.48%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 7
6 6 (11.11%) Linux
7 2 (3.70%) HPUX
7 2 (3.70%) Solaris
8 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) ITIL
2 9 (16.67%) Migration
3 8 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (14.81%) Configuration Management
4 6 (11.11%) CRM
5 5 (9.26%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (7.41%) SIEM
6 4 (7.41%) Change Control
6 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
7 2 (3.70%) Change Management
7 2 (3.70%) Workflow
7 2 (3.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (3.70%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (3.70%) Web Development
7 2 (3.70%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.70%) Data Migration
7 2 (3.70%) Data Protection
7 2 (3.70%) Software Architecture
7 2 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.93%) SQL
2 8 (14.81%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.70%) Perl
3 2 (3.70%) VBScript
3 2 (3.70%) VB
3 2 (3.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 17 (31.48%) MCSE
1 17 (31.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 13 (24.07%) SC Cleared
4 12 (22.22%) MCP
5 10 (18.52%) MCITP
5 10 (18.52%) DV Cleared
6 7 (12.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (12.96%) MCSA
7 4 (7.41%) CCNP
7 4 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (5.56%) MCTS
9 2 (3.70%) SCSE
9 2 (3.70%) SCSA
9 2 (3.70%) NCDA
9 2 (3.70%) NCIE
9 2 (3.70%) VCAP
10 1 (1.85%) VTSP
10 1 (1.85%) Degree
10 1 (1.85%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (14.81%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (51.85%) Active Directory
2 18 (33.33%) Hyper-V
3 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (16.67%) VMware ESX
5 5 (9.26%) XenApp
5 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (7.41%) Terminal Services
6 4 (7.41%) vSphere
7 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (3.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.70%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (3.70%) UAG
8 2 (3.70%) XenDesktop
9 1 (1.85%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (31.48%) NetBackup
2 16 (29.63%) Backup Exec
3 8 (14.81%) Legato
4 7 (12.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (11.11%) SCOM
5 6 (11.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (9.26%) ARCserve
7 3 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 2 (3.70%) MOM
8 2 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (3.70%) SCCM
8 2 (3.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 1 (1.85%) HP Data Protector
9 1 (1.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 33 (61.11%) Microsoft
2 28 (51.85%) VMware
3 24 (44.44%) HP
4 17 (31.48%) Cisco
5 14 (25.93%) Citrix
5 14 (25.93%) NetApp
6 10 (18.52%) EMC
6 10 (18.52%) Fortinet
7 6 (11.11%) Veritas
7 6 (11.11%) CheckPoint
8 5 (9.26%) Lotus
8 5 (9.26%) IBM
9 4 (7.41%) Juniper
9 4 (7.41%) CommVault
9 4 (7.41%) McAfee
9 4 (7.41%) Websense
9 4 (7.41%) BT
9 4 (7.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (7.41%) IronPort
9 4 (7.41%) TippingPoint
Reading, Berkshire
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