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 24 December 2014 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 103 127 110
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 41 21 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.61% 0.84% 1.18%
As % of the Vendors category 2.96% 1.49% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 36 15 21
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +50.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,400 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £66,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
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
1385 1412 941
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.23% 56.75% 46.20%
Number of salaries quoted 891 1033 784
Average salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 36 (60.00%) HP
2 34 (56.67%) Windows
3 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
4 26 (43.33%) IBM
5 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
6 21 (35.00%) Data Management
7 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
8 18 (30.00%) VMware
9 16 (26.67%) EMC
10 14 (23.33%) Linux
10 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
10 14 (23.33%) Cisco
10 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
10 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
11 13 (21.67%) SLA
11 13 (21.67%) SAN
11 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (20.00%) ITIL
12 12 (20.00%) UNIX
12 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
12 12 (20.00%) DNS
12 12 (20.00%) McAfee
13 11 (18.33%) Oracle
13 11 (18.33%) NetBackup
13 11 (18.33%) Degree
13 11 (18.33%) IronPort
14 10 (16.67%) Information Security
14 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
14 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 9 (15.00%) DB2

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 14 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 10 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (13.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (8.33%) SharePoint
6 5 (8.33%) Lync
7 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (6.67%) IIS
7 4 (6.67%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (5.00%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (3.33%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 4 (6.67%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 13 (21.67%) SAN
2 12 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 12 (20.00%) DNS
3 6 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (5.00%) LAN
5 3 (5.00%) WAN
6 2 (3.33%) DHCP
6 2 (3.33%) FTP
6 2 (3.33%) SSL
6 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (3.33%) Wireless
6 2 (3.33%) WPA
6 2 (3.33%) VLAN
6 2 (3.33%) Wireshark
6 2 (3.33%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (3.33%) Network Security
6 2 (3.33%) iSCSI
6 2 (3.33%) NAS
6 2 (3.33%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (15.00%) DB2
2 5 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 2 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (5.00%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (20.00%) Administrator
2 10 (16.67%) Trainee
3 9 (15.00%) Consultant
4 7 (11.67%) UNIX Administrator
5 6 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 6 (10.00%) Storage Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Graduate
6 5 (8.33%) Technical Support
7 4 (6.67%) Technical Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Storage Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) Senior UNIX Administrator
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Architect
8 3 (5.00%) Senior Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
8 3 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
9 2 (3.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (23.33%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (13.33%) Blackberry
3 6 (10.00%) Replication
3 6 (10.00%) Clustering
4 5 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 4 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
6 2 (3.33%) iPhone
6 2 (3.33%) HP StorageWorks
6 2 (3.33%) FlexPod
7 1 (1.67%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.67%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 34 (56.67%) Windows
2 22 (36.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (23.33%) Linux
4 13 (21.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (20.00%) UNIX
6 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (11.67%) SUSE
7 7 (11.67%) HPUX
8 6 (10.00%) AIX
8 6 (10.00%) Debian
8 6 (10.00%) Windows 7
9 4 (6.67%) Solaris
10 2 (3.33%) Android
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 2 (3.33%) VMS
10 2 (3.33%) Windows 2000 Server
10 2 (3.33%) CentOS
10 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (35.00%) Data Management
2 12 (20.00%) ITIL
3 10 (16.67%) Information Security
4 8 (13.33%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (6.67%) Workflow
5 4 (6.67%) Migration
5 4 (6.67%) Change Management
5 4 (6.67%) Configuration Management
5 4 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (6.67%) Change Control
5 4 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (3.33%) Analytics
6 2 (3.33%) Cyber Security
6 2 (3.33%) Service Continuity Management
6 2 (3.33%) High Availability
6 2 (3.33%) SIEM
7 1 (1.67%) Business Development
7 1 (1.67%) Project Management
7 1 (1.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 7 (11.67%) PowerShell
2 3 (5.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.00%) SQL
3 2 (3.33%) VBScript
3 2 (3.33%) VB
4 1 (1.67%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (18.33%) Degree
2 10 (16.67%) Security Cleared
3 9 (15.00%) MCP
4 7 (11.67%) SC Cleared
4 7 (11.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.33%) MCSE
5 5 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (6.67%) SCSE
6 4 (6.67%) SCSA
6 4 (6.67%) DV Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) VCDX
7 2 (3.33%) BC Cleared
7 2 (3.33%) SSCP
7 2 (3.33%) CWNA
7 2 (3.33%) GCIA
7 2 (3.33%) GCIH
7 2 (3.33%) CCNA
7 2 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (3.33%) NCDA
7 2 (3.33%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (21.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (31.67%) Active Directory
2 14 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (13.33%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (10.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (8.33%) Hyper-V
6 4 (6.67%) XenApp
6 4 (6.67%) Firmware
6 4 (6.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (3.33%) pfSense
8 2 (3.33%) XenServer
8 2 (3.33%) vSphere
8 2 (3.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.33%) Snort
8 2 (3.33%) Nmap
8 2 (3.33%) Terminal Services
8 2 (3.33%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 11 (18.33%) NetBackup
2 6 (10.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (8.33%) Backup Exec
3 5 (8.33%) ARCserve
4 3 (5.00%) Legato
5 2 (3.33%) SCOM
5 2 (3.33%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (60.00%) HP
2 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 26 (43.33%) IBM
4 18 (30.00%) VMware
5 16 (26.67%) EMC
6 14 (23.33%) Cisco
7 12 (20.00%) McAfee
8 11 (18.33%) IronPort
8 11 (18.33%) Oracle
9 9 (15.00%) Dell
9 9 (15.00%) Red Hat
10 8 (13.33%) Citrix
11 7 (11.67%) NetApp
12 6 (10.00%) Hitachi
12 6 (10.00%) 3PAR
13 5 (8.33%) Sybase
14 4 (6.67%) Juniper
14 4 (6.67%) Lotus
15 3 (5.00%) Brocade
15 3 (5.00%) CommVault
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Eden Lea
Salary: £35,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Eden Lea
Salary: £25,000 - £30,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Company Bonus, Excellent Corporate Benefits, F
Posted: 22 days ago