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 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 116 124 107
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 21 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.79% 0.85% 1.28%
As % of the Vendors category 1.57% 1.61% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 15 27
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +42.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,600 £27,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £62,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%
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
1086 1302 1175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 50.72% 52.48% 51.88%
Number of salaries quoted 830 924 885
Average salary £45,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 September 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
1 39 (58.21%) HP
2 38 (56.72%) Windows
3 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
4 26 (38.81%) VMware
5 25 (37.31%) IBM
6 21 (31.34%) EMC
6 21 (31.34%) NetApp
7 20 (29.85%) Cisco
8 17 (25.37%) Citrix
8 17 (25.37%) Dell
8 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
8 17 (25.37%) Firewall
8 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
8 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (25.37%) Exchange Server 2010
9 16 (23.88%) MCP
9 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 15 (22.39%) NetBackup
10 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
11 14 (20.90%) Windows 7
11 14 (20.90%) ITIL
11 14 (20.90%) MCSE
12 13 (19.40%) Backup Exec
12 13 (19.40%) Project Management
12 13 (19.40%) DV Cleared
12 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
12 13 (19.40%) 3PAR
13 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 17 (25.37%) MS Exchange
1 17 (25.37%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (11.94%) Lync
2 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2013
2 8 (11.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (10.45%) SharePoint
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2000
4 6 (8.96%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (2.99%) IBM Notes
6 1 (1.49%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) MS Excel
2 10 (14.93%) MS Visio
3 5 (7.46%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.43%) Mimecast
2 4 (5.97%) Office 365
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (25.37%) Firewall
2 10 (14.93%) TCP/IP
3 9 (13.43%) DNS
3 9 (13.43%) SAN
4 7 (10.45%) NAS
5 5 (7.46%) Network Security
5 5 (7.46%) SSL
5 5 (7.46%) LAN
5 5 (7.46%) WAN
5 5 (7.46%) DHCP
6 4 (5.97%) SNMP
6 4 (5.97%) VPN
6 4 (5.97%) iSCSI
7 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.99%) SDH
8 2 (2.99%) DWDM
8 2 (2.99%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (2.99%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.49%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (1.49%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.46%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.46%) DB2
2 3 (4.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.99%) Big Data
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (16.42%) Marketing
2 4 (5.97%) Finance
3 3 (4.48%) Financial Institution
3 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (22.39%) Support Engineer
2 12 (17.91%) Architect
2 12 (17.91%) Consultant
3 10 (14.93%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (14.93%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (7.46%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (7.46%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Technical Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (5.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 4 (5.97%) Sales Consultant
6 4 (5.97%) Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Administrator
7 3 (4.48%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.48%) Technical Specialist
7 3 (4.48%) Customer Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.99%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.94%) Clustering
2 6 (8.96%) Blackberry
2 6 (8.96%) Data Centre
3 5 (7.46%) Client/Server
4 4 (5.97%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.48%) Mainframe
5 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.49%) iPad
6 1 (1.49%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.49%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 38 (56.72%) Windows
2 17 (25.37%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (20.90%) Windows 7
4 12 (17.91%) Linux
4 12 (17.91%) UNIX
4 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 10 (14.93%) Solaris
6 5 (7.46%) AIX
6 5 (7.46%) HPUX
6 5 (7.46%) SUSE
6 5 (7.46%) Debian
7 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X
9 1 (1.49%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.49%) CentOS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X Server
9 1 (1.49%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) ITIL
2 13 (19.40%) Project Management
3 12 (17.91%) Configuration Management
4 11 (16.42%) Data Management
5 10 (14.93%) Business Development
6 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (11.94%) Migration
6 8 (11.94%) Change Control
7 4 (5.97%) Security Patching
7 4 (5.97%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.97%) Project Planning
7 4 (5.97%) WAN Optimisation
8 3 (4.48%) Time Management
8 3 (4.48%) Performance Management
8 3 (4.48%) E-business
8 3 (4.48%) Supplier Management
8 3 (4.48%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (4.48%) Data Centre Operations
8 3 (4.48%) SIEM
9 2 (2.99%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) PowerShell
2 3 (4.48%) Shell Script
2 3 (4.48%) Perl
2 3 (4.48%) SQL
3 1 (1.49%) VBScript
3 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (25.37%) Security Cleared
2 16 (23.88%) MCP
2 16 (23.88%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (20.90%) MCSE
3 14 (20.90%) SC Cleared
4 13 (19.40%) DV Cleared
5 6 (8.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.97%) Degree
7 3 (4.48%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (2.99%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (2.99%) GIAC
8 2 (2.99%) CCNA
8 2 (2.99%) CISSP
8 2 (2.99%) GCIH
8 2 (2.99%) CEH
9 1 (1.49%) GCIA
9 1 (1.49%) GSEC
9 1 (1.49%) MCSA
9 1 (1.49%) CCIE
9 1 (1.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
2 5 (7.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 30 (44.78%) Active Directory
2 15 (22.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (19.40%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.93%) VMware ESX
5 9 (13.43%) XenServer
6 6 (8.96%) Terminal Services
6 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 5 (7.46%) XenApp
8 2 (2.99%) Snort
9 1 (1.49%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (22.39%) NetBackup
2 13 (19.40%) Backup Exec
3 8 (11.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (10.45%) ARCserve
5 5 (7.46%) WSUS
6 4 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
6 4 (5.97%) PureDisk
6 4 (5.97%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (4.48%) SCCM
8 2 (2.99%) SCOM
8 2 (2.99%) Nagios
9 1 (1.49%) Legato
9 1 (1.49%) Veritas Storage Foundation
9 1 (1.49%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 39 (58.21%) Microsoft
1 39 (58.21%) HP
2 26 (38.81%) VMware
3 25 (37.31%) IBM
4 21 (31.34%) EMC
4 21 (31.34%) NetApp
5 20 (29.85%) Cisco
6 17 (25.37%) Dell
6 17 (25.37%) Citrix
7 13 (19.40%) 3PAR
8 12 (17.91%) Varonis
9 9 (13.43%) Zerto
9 9 (13.43%) Neverfail
9 9 (13.43%) Veeam
10 8 (11.94%) Juniper
10 8 (11.94%) Veritas
11 7 (10.45%) Oracle
11 7 (10.45%) Sybase
12 5 (7.46%) Red Hat
12 5 (7.46%) Brocade
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £70k + Bonus + Bens + RSU
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 8 days ago