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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 96 110 112
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +2
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 50 33 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.07% 1.37% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 4.15% 2.62% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 36 25 19
Average salary £45,000 £52,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +40.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £36,000 £25,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,250 £80,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
1204 1259 1281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 49.79% 52.20% 59.20%
Number of salaries quoted 838 903 1013
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,500 £65,000
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 1 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Reading

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 66 (63.46%) HP
2 59 (56.73%) Microsoft
3 52 (50.00%) Windows
4 48 (46.15%) IBM
5 40 (38.46%) Active Directory
6 35 (33.65%) VMware
7 34 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 28 (26.92%) Data Management
10 27 (25.96%) Cisco
11 26 (25.00%) EMC
12 25 (24.04%) SLA
12 25 (24.04%) TCP/IP
12 25 (24.04%) MS Exchange
13 24 (23.08%) DNS
13 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
14 22 (21.15%) Linux
15 21 (20.19%) Citrix
15 21 (20.19%) Dell
15 21 (20.19%) Firewall
16 19 (18.27%) Project Management
16 19 (18.27%) UNIX
16 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
17 18 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
17 18 (17.31%) Oracle
17 18 (17.31%) SAN
18 17 (16.35%) Backup Exec
18 17 (16.35%) 3PAR
19 16 (15.38%) Degree
19 16 (15.38%) NetApp

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 25 (24.04%) MS Exchange
2 19 (18.27%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (15.38%) SharePoint
4 9 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (7.69%) Lync
6 5 (4.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (2.88%) Lotus Domino
8 3 (2.88%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
10 1 (0.96%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.96%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.96%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.96%) Node.js
10 1 (0.96%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 13 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 13 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 13 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.54%) Mimecast
2 2 (1.92%) Office 365
2 2 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.92%) SaaS
3 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.96%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (24.04%) TCP/IP
2 24 (23.08%) DNS
3 21 (20.19%) Firewall
4 18 (17.31%) SAN
5 14 (13.46%) LAN
5 14 (13.46%) SSL
6 11 (10.58%) DHCP
7 5 (4.81%) VPN
7 5 (4.81%) WAN
8 3 (2.88%) NAS
9 2 (1.92%) Wireshark
9 2 (1.92%) Network Security
9 2 (1.92%) DWDM
9 2 (1.92%) Wireless
9 2 (1.92%) IPsec
9 2 (1.92%) SDH
9 2 (1.92%) VoIP
10 1 (0.96%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.96%) tcpdump
10 1 (0.96%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.38%) DB2
2 7 (6.73%) SQL Server
3 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.88%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.92%) Big Data
5 2 (1.92%) Hadoop
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (1.92%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.96%) MySQL
6 1 (0.96%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.96%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.96%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Hudson
1 1 (0.96%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (8.65%) Marketing
2 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
3 2 (1.92%) Finance
4 1 (0.96%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (14.42%) Support Engineer
1 15 (14.42%) Consultant
2 13 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
2 13 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 12 (11.54%) Trainee
4 11 (10.58%) Administrator
4 11 (10.58%) Architect
5 9 (8.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) UNIX Administrator
6 8 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
7 7 (6.73%) Technical Support
7 7 (6.73%) Storage Engineer
8 6 (5.77%) Technical Specialist
9 5 (4.81%) UNIX Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.81%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.81%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Senior UNIX Administrator
10 4 (3.85%) Security Engineer
10 4 (3.85%) Customer Solutions Architect
10 4 (3.85%) Security Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.96%) Sensu
1 1 (0.96%) ZeroMQ
1 1 (0.96%) RESTful
1 1 (0.96%) RabbitMQ
1 1 (0.96%) AngularJS
1 1 (0.96%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (0.96%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 13 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (11.54%) Client/Server
3 4 (3.85%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.88%) Clustering
5 2 (1.92%) PKI
5 2 (1.92%) Blackberry
5 2 (1.92%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.96%) BYOD
6 1 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
6 1 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Replication
6 1 (0.96%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.96%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.96%) Open Source
6 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 52 (50.00%) Windows
2 34 (32.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (29.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 24 (23.08%) Windows 7
5 22 (21.15%) Linux
6 19 (18.27%) UNIX
7 14 (13.46%) SUSE
7 14 (13.46%) HPUX
8 13 (12.50%) Debian
9 12 (11.54%) Solaris
9 12 (11.54%) AIX
9 12 (11.54%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.96%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.96%) Android
11 1 (0.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.92%) Data Management
2 19 (18.27%) Project Management
3 15 (14.42%) ITIL
3 15 (14.42%) Configuration Management
4 13 (12.50%) Migration
4 13 (12.50%) Information Security
5 12 (11.54%) Business Development
6 11 (10.58%) Change Control
6 11 (10.58%) Project Planning
7 4 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (2.88%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.92%) Load Balancing
9 2 (1.92%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.92%) Performance Management
9 2 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (1.92%) Capacity Management
9 2 (1.92%) Security Management
9 2 (1.92%) CRM
9 2 (1.92%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (0.96%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 13 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.69%) SQL
3 3 (2.88%) Shell Script
3 3 (2.88%) Perl
4 1 (0.96%) Python
4 1 (0.96%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.96%) VBScript
4 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 16 (15.38%) Degree
1 16 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (14.42%) Security Cleared
3 14 (13.46%) MCP
3 14 (13.46%) MCSE
4 13 (12.50%) SC Cleared
4 13 (12.50%) DV Cleared
5 4 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.92%) GCIH
6 2 (1.92%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (1.92%) GIAC
6 2 (1.92%) Check Point Certification
6 2 (1.92%) CCNA
7 1 (0.96%) CISSP
7 1 (0.96%) SSCP
7 1 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.96%) CEH
7 1 (0.96%) GCIA
7 1 (0.96%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (24.04%) SLA
2 11 (10.58%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 18 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.54%) XenServer
3 12 (11.54%) VMware ESX
4 10 (9.62%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.92%) Snort
5 2 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.96%) XenApp
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (16.35%) Backup Exec
2 14 (13.46%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (12.50%) WSUS
4 10 (9.62%) NetBackup
5 5 (4.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (3.85%) PureDisk
6 4 (3.85%) Nagios
7 3 (2.88%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (1.92%) SCCM
8 2 (1.92%) ARCserve
9 1 (0.96%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.96%) collectd
9 1 (0.96%) logstash
9 1 (0.96%) Rsyslog
9 1 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.96%) Graphite
9 1 (0.96%) AirWatch
9 1 (0.96%) Legato
9 1 (0.96%) Puppet
9 1 (0.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 66 (63.46%) HP
2 59 (56.73%) Microsoft
3 48 (46.15%) IBM
4 35 (33.65%) VMware
5 27 (25.96%) Cisco
6 26 (25.00%) EMC
7 21 (20.19%) Citrix
7 21 (20.19%) Dell
8 18 (17.31%) Oracle
9 17 (16.35%) 3PAR
10 16 (15.38%) NetApp
11 15 (14.42%) McAfee
12 14 (13.46%) Sybase
12 14 (13.46%) Red Hat
13 13 (12.50%) Veeam
13 13 (12.50%) IronPort
14 12 (11.54%) Zerto
14 12 (11.54%) Neverfail
14 12 (11.54%) Varonis
15 7 (6.73%) Veritas
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