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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 93 117 103
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 50 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.22% 0.93% 1.39%
As % of the Vendors category 4.24% 1.82% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 39 10 23
Average salary £45,000 £56,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £34,650 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £80,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
1178 1210 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 52.36% 51.29% 56.33%
Number of salaries quoted 854 824 986
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
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 2 June 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 55 (57.89%) HP
2 50 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 50 (52.63%) Windows
3 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
4 36 (37.89%) VMware
5 33 (34.74%) IBM
6 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
8 26 (27.37%) SLA
8 26 (27.37%) Windows 7
9 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
9 24 (25.26%) EMC
9 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
10 22 (23.16%) DNS
10 22 (23.16%) Cisco
10 22 (23.16%) Firewall
11 21 (22.11%) Citrix
11 21 (22.11%) Linux
11 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 20 (21.05%) UNIX
12 20 (21.05%) Project Management
13 19 (20.00%) ITIL
13 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
14 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
14 18 (18.95%) Data Management
14 18 (18.95%) MCP
14 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
14 18 (18.95%) Dell
15 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 27 (28.42%) MS Exchange
2 21 (22.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (14.74%) SharePoint
4 8 (8.42%) Lync
4 8 (8.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (3.16%) Exchange Server 2000
9 2 (2.11%) IBM Notes
9 2 (2.11%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (1.05%) Apache Solr
10 1 (1.05%) Node.js
10 1 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (1.05%) OpenStack
10 1 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 13 (13.68%) MS Office
3 10 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.53%) Mimecast
2 2 (2.11%) Office 365
2 2 (2.11%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.05%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (25.26%) TCP/IP
2 22 (23.16%) DNS
2 22 (23.16%) Firewall
3 14 (14.74%) SSL
4 13 (13.68%) LAN
5 12 (12.63%) SAN
6 11 (11.58%) DHCP
7 5 (5.26%) VPN
8 4 (4.21%) WAN
9 3 (3.16%) NAS
10 2 (2.11%) DWDM
10 2 (2.11%) Wireless
10 2 (2.11%) IPsec
10 2 (2.11%) SDH
10 2 (2.11%) Wireshark
10 2 (2.11%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (2.11%) Network Security
11 1 (1.05%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.05%) tcpdump
11 1 (1.05%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.74%) DB2
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.16%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.11%) Big Data
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.11%) Hadoop
4 2 (2.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.11%) SQL Server 2008
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 8 (8.42%) Marketing
2 4 (4.21%) Finance
3 2 (2.11%) Financial Institution
3 2 (2.11%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (17.89%) Support Engineer
2 16 (16.84%) Consultant
3 15 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support
3 15 (15.79%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 11 (11.58%) Architect
5 10 (10.53%) Trainee
6 9 (9.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (7.37%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) Administrator
7 7 (7.37%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.32%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 6 (6.32%) UNIX Administrator
9 5 (5.26%) Technical Support
10 4 (4.21%) Security Support Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Technical Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Server Engineer
10 4 (4.21%) Infrastructure Specialist
10 4 (4.21%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (4.21%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.11%) MSMQ
2 1 (1.05%) RESTful
2 1 (1.05%) jQuery
2 1 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (1.05%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (1.05%) Sensu
2 1 (1.05%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.05%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 13 (13.68%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (12.63%) Client/Server
3 8 (8.42%) Data Centre
4 6 (6.32%) Clustering
5 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
7 2 (2.11%) Mainframe
7 2 (2.11%) Mathematics
7 2 (2.11%) PKI
8 1 (1.05%) EqualLogic
8 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
8 1 (1.05%) Replication
8 1 (1.05%) Performance Metrics
8 1 (1.05%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (1.05%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 50 (52.63%) Windows
2 28 (29.47%) Windows Server 2008
3 26 (27.37%) Windows 7
4 24 (25.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (22.11%) Linux
6 20 (21.05%) UNIX
7 14 (14.74%) SUSE
7 14 (14.74%) HPUX
8 13 (13.68%) Debian
9 12 (12.63%) Solaris
9 12 (12.63%) AIX
9 12 (12.63%) Windows XP
10 5 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.05%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (1.05%) CentOS
11 1 (1.05%) Android
11 1 (1.05%) Apple iOS
11 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.05%) Project Management
2 19 (20.00%) ITIL
3 18 (18.95%) Data Management
4 17 (17.89%) Configuration Management
5 13 (13.68%) Migration
5 13 (13.68%) Change Control
6 11 (11.58%) Information Security
6 11 (11.58%) Project Planning
6 11 (11.58%) Business Development
7 10 (10.53%) Security Patching
8 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.21%) Incident Management
10 3 (3.16%) Data Centre Operations
11 2 (2.11%) Root Cause Analysis
11 2 (2.11%) Capacity Management
11 2 (2.11%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (2.11%) E-business
11 2 (2.11%) Security Management
11 2 (2.11%) CRM
11 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 14 (14.74%) PowerShell
2 8 (8.42%) SQL
3 3 (3.16%) Shell Script
3 3 (3.16%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) VBScript
5 1 (1.05%) Ruby
5 1 (1.05%) Python
5 1 (1.05%) VB
5 1 (1.05%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 18 (18.95%) SC Cleared
2 18 (18.95%) MCP
2 18 (18.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (16.84%) MCSE
4 15 (15.79%) DV Cleared
5 14 (14.74%) Degree
6 4 (4.21%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (3.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.11%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.11%) GIAC
8 2 (2.11%) Check Point Certification
8 2 (2.11%) CCNA
8 2 (2.11%) GCIH
9 1 (1.05%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.05%) CEH
9 1 (1.05%) GCIA
9 1 (1.05%) CISSP
9 1 (1.05%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (27.37%) SLA
2 12 (12.63%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.05%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (43.16%) Active Directory
2 21 (22.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (14.74%) Hyper-V
3 14 (14.74%) VMware ESX
4 10 (10.53%) XenServer
5 3 (3.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (3.16%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.11%) Snort
6 2 (2.11%) XenApp
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (17.89%) Backup Exec
2 13 (13.68%) WSUS
3 12 (12.63%) NetBackup
4 11 (11.58%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (5.26%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (5.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.21%) Nagios
6 4 (4.21%) PureDisk
6 4 (4.21%) SCCM
7 3 (3.16%) SCOM
7 3 (3.16%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.05%) Cacti
8 1 (1.05%) ServiceCenter
8 1 (1.05%) Puppet
8 1 (1.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 1 (1.05%) Graphite
8 1 (1.05%) AirWatch
8 1 (1.05%) collectd
8 1 (1.05%) logstash
8 1 (1.05%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 55 (57.89%) HP
2 50 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 36 (37.89%) VMware
4 33 (34.74%) IBM
5 24 (25.26%) EMC
6 22 (23.16%) Cisco
7 21 (22.11%) Citrix
8 18 (18.95%) Dell
9 16 (16.84%) Sybase
9 16 (16.84%) Oracle
10 15 (15.79%) McAfee
10 15 (15.79%) 3PAR
11 14 (14.74%) NetApp
11 14 (14.74%) Red Hat
12 12 (12.63%) Varonis
13 11 (11.58%) Veeam
13 11 (11.58%) IronPort
14 10 (10.53%) Zerto
14 10 (10.53%) Neverfail
15 7 (7.37%) Veritas
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Computer People
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Plus Major Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
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Salary: £32000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salary: Up to £47,000 per annum
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Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
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TechnoRecruit
Salary: £26-30k depending on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: Unspecified Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus plus other
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