The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 147 151 152
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 15 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.48% 0.46% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.22% 1.06% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £43,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -6.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £31,100 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Symantec
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1228 1418 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.47% 43.54% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 814 911 1065
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Symantec
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Scotland

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Scotland

Symantec
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +1 6 £42,500 +6.25%
Edinburgh -5 4 £47,500 - 2
Stirling - 2 £55,000 -
West Lothian - 2 £65,000 -
Aberdeen - 1 £45,000 - 1
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
2 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (50.00%) SAN
4 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
4 10 (45.45%) Finance
5 9 (40.91%) vSphere
6 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (36.36%) HP
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
7 7 (31.82%) Linux
7 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
8 6 (27.27%) Lync
8 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
8 6 (27.27%) Solaris
8 6 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
9 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
9 5 (22.73%) Oracle
9 5 (22.73%) IBM
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) Firewall
9 5 (22.73%) LAN
9 5 (22.73%) WAN
9 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 12 (54.55%) MS Exchange
2 6 (27.27%) Lync
2 6 (27.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (22.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 3 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (9.09%) IIS
6 2 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 2 (9.09%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (22.73%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (50.00%) SAN
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) LAN
2 5 (22.73%) WAN
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 10 (45.45%) Finance
2 4 (18.18%) Advertising
2 4 (18.18%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (22.73%) Consultant
2 4 (18.18%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (13.64%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (13.64%) Messaging Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (9.09%) Architect
4 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (4.55%) Administrator
5 1 (4.55%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) COM
3 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.09%) Replication
2 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.55%) PKI
3 1 (4.55%) Kindle
3 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 13 (59.09%) Windows
2 12 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
5 5 (22.73%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (18.18%) AIX
7 2 (9.09%) Windows XP
7 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (4.55%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 4 (18.18%) ERP
2 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Korn
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
4 3 (13.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (18.18%) MCSE
2 4 (18.18%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (18.18%) Degree
3 2 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (4.55%) MCTS
4 1 (4.55%) MCITP
4 1 (4.55%) VCDX
4 1 (4.55%) NCDA
4 1 (4.55%) NCIE
4 1 (4.55%) VCAP
4 1 (4.55%) VTSP
4 1 (4.55%) OCP
4 1 (4.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (40.91%) vSphere
3 8 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (22.73%) XenApp
5 4 (18.18%) Hyper-V
5 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
6 3 (13.64%) XenDesktop
7 1 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (27.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (22.73%) NetBackup
2 5 (22.73%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (13.64%) Backup Exec
4 3 (13.64%) SCCM
5 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
6 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
6 1 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
6 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
6 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (4.55%) OpenAM
6 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
1 13 (59.09%) VMware
2 8 (36.36%) HP
2 8 (36.36%) Citrix
3 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 5 (22.73%) IBM
4 5 (22.73%) EMC
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
5 4 (18.18%) Sun
5 4 (18.18%) Dell
5 4 (18.18%) Sophos
6 3 (13.64%) Cisco
7 2 (9.09%) NetApp
7 2 (9.09%) Veritas
7 2 (9.09%) Lotus
8 1 (4.55%) CheckPoint
8 1 (4.55%) Remedy
8 1 (4.55%) Juniper
8 1 (4.55%) CA
8 1 (4.55%) CommVault
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DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 8 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Aberdeen
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Salary: £33000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + £4k Car Allowance & Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago