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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 114 98 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +22
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 29 46 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.39% 1.94% 1.32%
As % of the Vendors category 2.57% 3.77% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 29 42 24
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +9.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £27,500 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
1129 1220 1293
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 54.12% 51.33% 56.86%
Number of salaries quoted 898 830 929
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 13 February 2016.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (89.58%) Windows
2 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
3 32 (66.67%) VMware
4 25 (52.08%) EMC
5 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 23 (47.92%) Hyper-V
6 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
7 22 (45.83%) NetBackup
8 21 (43.75%) HP
9 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
9 20 (41.67%) Backup Exec
10 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
10 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
11 17 (35.42%) Veeam
12 16 (33.33%) Data Management
12 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
13 15 (31.25%) arcserve
14 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
15 12 (25.00%) Skype for Business
16 11 (22.92%) SQL
17 10 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
17 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
17 10 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
17 10 (20.83%) Simpana
18 9 (18.75%) HP Data Protector
18 9 (18.75%) SAN
18 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
18 9 (18.75%) ITIL
18 9 (18.75%) Dell
18 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 16 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (25.00%) Skype for Business
3 10 (20.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2000
5 4 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (4.17%) IBM Notes
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
6 2 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (14.58%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.08%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (41.67%) TCP/IP
2 9 (18.75%) SAN
3 6 (12.50%) DNS
4 5 (10.42%) Firewall
4 5 (10.42%) Internet
4 5 (10.42%) NAS
4 5 (10.42%) SMTP
4 5 (10.42%) Wireshark
5 4 (8.33%) DHCP
5 4 (8.33%) Network Security
5 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.25%) SNMP
6 3 (6.25%) WAN
7 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.08%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (8.33%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Advertising
2 1 (2.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.83%) Analyst
2 9 (18.75%) Windows Specialist
3 8 (16.67%) Consultant
3 8 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Support Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Security Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Server Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Server Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Technical Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) VMware Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.50%) Regular Expression
2 5 (10.42%) MSMQ
2 5 (10.42%) RFC 2822
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (10.42%) Blog
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
1 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
1 5 (10.42%) EMC VNX
2 4 (8.33%) Blackberry
3 3 (6.25%) CLARiiON
4 2 (4.17%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.17%) User Experience
5 1 (2.08%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 43 (89.58%) Windows
2 23 (47.92%) Windows Server
3 19 (39.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (14.58%) Linux
6 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.17%) Unix
8 1 (2.08%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) Data Management
2 9 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (18.75%) ITIL
3 5 (10.42%) Malware Detection/Protection
3 5 (10.42%) Migration
3 5 (10.42%) Project Management
3 5 (10.42%) Reverse Engineering
4 4 (8.33%) CRM
4 4 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (6.25%) Change Management
5 3 (6.25%) Information Security
5 3 (6.25%) ITIL V3
5 3 (6.25%) Malware Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) Presales
5 3 (6.25%) SIEM
5 3 (6.25%) Threat Analysis
5 3 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (2.08%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.08%) Operations Management
6 1 (2.08%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 5 (10.42%) Assembly Language
2 5 (10.42%) C++
2 5 (10.42%) JavaScript
2 5 (10.42%) Perl
2 5 (10.42%) Python
2 5 (10.42%) Shell Script
2 5 (10.42%) VB
2 5 (10.42%) VBScript
3 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (14.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) MCP
2 4 (8.33%) MCSE
2 4 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 4 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (6.25%) A+ Certification
3 3 (6.25%) CCNA
3 3 (6.25%) MCITP
4 2 (4.17%) CEH
4 2 (4.17%) CISSP
5 1 (2.08%) CCIE
5 1 (2.08%) CISA
5 1 (2.08%) CISM
5 1 (2.08%) CRISC
5 1 (2.08%) GCIA
5 1 (2.08%) GCIH
5 1 (2.08%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 23 (47.92%) Hyper-V
3 19 (39.58%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 5 (10.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 4 (8.33%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.33%) XenApp
7 1 (2.08%) DFS Replication
7 1 (2.08%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (45.83%) NetBackup
2 20 (41.67%) Backup Exec
3 10 (20.83%) EMC NetWorker
3 10 (20.83%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (20.83%) Simpana
4 9 (18.75%) HP Data Protector
5 5 (10.42%) SCCM
5 5 (10.42%) SCOM
6 4 (8.33%) Legato
7 1 (2.08%) RSA enVision
7 1 (2.08%) RSA Security Analytics
7 1 (2.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 32 (66.67%) VMware
2 25 (52.08%) EMC
3 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 21 (43.75%) HP
5 17 (35.42%) Veeam
6 15 (31.25%) arcserve
7 9 (18.75%) Dell
8 7 (14.58%) Cisco
8 7 (14.58%) CommVault
9 5 (10.42%) Dell Compellent
9 5 (10.42%) IBM
9 5 (10.42%) NetApp
10 4 (8.33%) Citrix
10 4 (8.33%) Juniper
11 3 (6.25%) CA
11 3 (6.25%) Epicor
11 3 (6.25%) NetScout
11 3 (6.25%) Palo Alto
11 3 (6.25%) Riverbed
11 3 (6.25%) Veritas
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