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 16 September 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
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 121 119 108
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -11
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 19 22 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.76% 0.97% 1.14%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.89% 2.39%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 19
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
1296 1166 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 51.99% 51.62% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 907 889 787
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 16 September 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 26 (57.78%) HP
3 24 (53.33%) VMware
4 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
6 18 (40.00%) ITIL
7 17 (37.78%) Cisco
7 17 (37.78%) NetBackup
8 16 (35.56%) SAN
8 16 (35.56%) NetApp
8 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
9 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
9 14 (31.11%) Citrix
10 13 (28.89%) MCP
11 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
12 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
12 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
13 10 (22.22%) SLA
13 10 (22.22%) EMC
13 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
13 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
14 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
14 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (20.00%) Legato
14 9 (20.00%) SQL
15 8 (17.78%) IIS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (24.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 11 (24.44%) MS Exchange
2 10 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (17.78%) IIS
4 7 (15.56%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2000
5 5 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (8.89%) Apache
6 4 (8.89%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint
7 2 (4.44%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 16 (35.56%) SAN
2 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
3 6 (13.33%) Fibre Channel
4 5 (11.11%) NAS
4 5 (11.11%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) VLAN
5 4 (8.89%) DHCP
5 4 (8.89%) Unified Communications
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (6.67%) iSCSI
7 2 (4.44%) LAN
7 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 2 (4.44%) DNS
7 2 (4.44%) SSL
7 2 (4.44%) FTP
7 2 (4.44%) 802.11
7 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (4.44%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.44%) MySQL
1 2 (4.44%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (2.22%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 10 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 8 (17.78%) Technical Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Security Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) 2nd Line Support
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Support
4 7 (15.56%) Technical Support Engineer
4 7 (15.56%) Security Engineer
5 6 (13.33%) Architect
5 6 (13.33%) Technical Architect
6 4 (8.89%) Server Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (8.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Analyst
7 3 (6.67%) Administrator
7 3 (6.67%) Storage Consultant
7 3 (6.67%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) Clustering
2 6 (13.33%) Replication
2 6 (13.33%) FlexPod
2 6 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.11%) Blackberry
4 4 (8.89%) Firmware
5 2 (4.44%) HP StorageWorks
6 1 (2.22%) IBM XIV
6 1 (2.22%) EqualLogic
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 35 (77.78%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (17.78%) Linux
4 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (17.78%) Windows 7
5 3 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (4.44%) UNIX
6 2 (4.44%) HPUX
6 2 (4.44%) Solaris
6 2 (4.44%) VMS
6 2 (4.44%) CentOS
6 2 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (40.00%) ITIL
2 9 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (15.56%) Configuration Management
4 6 (13.33%) SIEM
5 5 (11.11%) Change Control
5 5 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.89%) Change Management
6 4 (8.89%) Workflow
6 4 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (8.89%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
7 3 (6.67%) Data Management
8 2 (4.44%) Web Development
8 2 (4.44%) Information Security
8 2 (4.44%) Cyber Security
8 2 (4.44%) Software Architecture
8 2 (4.44%) High Availability
8 2 (4.44%) Service Continuity Management
8 2 (4.44%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
3 3 (6.67%) Perl
3 3 (6.67%) VBScript
3 3 (6.67%) VB
4 2 (4.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (35.56%) Security Cleared
2 14 (31.11%) SC Cleared
3 13 (28.89%) MCP
4 10 (22.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 9 (20.00%) DV Cleared
6 8 (17.78%) MCSE
6 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
7 6 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (8.89%) CCNP
8 4 (8.89%) SCSE
8 4 (8.89%) SCSA
8 4 (8.89%) VCAP
8 4 (8.89%) NCDA
8 4 (8.89%) NCIE
9 3 (6.67%) VTSP
9 3 (6.67%) VCDX
9 3 (6.67%) Degree
10 2 (4.44%) CCNA
10 2 (4.44%) SSCP
10 2 (4.44%) GCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (22.22%) SLA
2 2 (4.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.44%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (42.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (40.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (24.44%) Hyper-V
4 10 (22.22%) VMware ESX
5 6 (13.33%) XenApp
5 6 (13.33%) vSphere
6 5 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (4.44%) Terminal Services
8 2 (4.44%) Snort
8 2 (4.44%) Nmap
8 2 (4.44%) VMware Workstation
8 2 (4.44%) XenDesktop
8 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.22%) XenServer
9 1 (2.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 17 (37.78%) NetBackup
2 9 (20.00%) Legato
3 8 (17.78%) Norton AntiVirus
3 8 (17.78%) Backup Exec
4 5 (11.11%) ARCserve
5 3 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (4.44%) HP Quality Center
7 1 (2.22%) SCDPM
7 1 (2.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 26 (57.78%) HP
2 24 (53.33%) VMware
3 20 (44.44%) Microsoft
4 17 (37.78%) Cisco
5 16 (35.56%) NetApp
6 14 (31.11%) Citrix
7 10 (22.22%) EMC
8 8 (17.78%) Juniper
8 8 (17.78%) McAfee
9 6 (13.33%) Websense
9 6 (13.33%) CheckPoint
9 6 (13.33%) CommVault
9 6 (13.33%) Hitachi
9 6 (13.33%) Fortinet
9 6 (13.33%) Blue Coat
10 5 (11.11%) Veritas
10 5 (11.11%) Dell
11 4 (8.89%) TippingPoint
11 4 (8.89%) Brocade
11 4 (8.89%) F5
Reading, Berkshire
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Symantec
Salary: Competitive plus Excellent Benefits
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Symantec
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