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 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 164 137 136
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 20 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.65% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 1.35% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 5 11 6
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £36,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £30,000 £35,953
10% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £40,000 £39,750
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
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
1595 1479 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.96% 47.82% 48.49%
Number of salaries quoted 941 972 1006
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 September 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 September 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
West Lothian - 2 £50,000 -
South Lanarkshire -1 1 £60,000 -
Glasgow -9 1 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Edinburgh -18 1 - - 1
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
5 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
5 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
6 7 (41.18%) HP
6 7 (41.18%) MCSE
6 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
6 7 (41.18%) SAN
7 6 (35.29%) Citrix
7 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
7 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
8 5 (29.41%) MCTS
8 5 (29.41%) MCITP
8 5 (29.41%) DNS
9 4 (23.53%) ERP
9 4 (23.53%) EMC
9 4 (23.53%) LAN
9 4 (23.53%) WAN
9 4 (23.53%) DHCP
9 4 (23.53%) MCSA
9 4 (23.53%) Apple
9 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (23.53%) Juniper
9 4 (23.53%) Wireless
9 4 (23.53%) Veeam

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 7 (41.18%) MS Exchange
2 3 (17.65%) SharePoint
2 3 (17.65%) Lync
2 3 (17.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (11.76%) Lotus Domino
3 2 (11.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (11.76%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (5.88%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (17.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Wireless
3 4 (23.53%) LAN
3 4 (23.53%) WAN
3 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
5 1 (5.88%) VLAN
5 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Telecoms
1 3 (17.65%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) IT Support
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Specialist
2 4 (23.53%) IT Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Consultant
2 4 (23.53%) Support Engineer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
3 3 (17.65%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Consultant
4 2 (11.76%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) Messaging Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) VMware Specialist
5 1 (5.88%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Linux Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.88%) Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) UNIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Blackberry
2 2 (11.76%) iPhone
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 12 (70.59%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (11.76%) Linux
6 1 (5.88%) UNIX
6 1 (5.88%) Solaris
6 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Mentoring
2 4 (23.53%) ERP
3 3 (17.65%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (17.65%) CRM
3 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) TOGAF
5 1 (5.88%) Email Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) PowerShell
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (41.18%) MCSE
3 5 (29.41%) MCTS
3 5 (29.41%) MCITP
4 4 (23.53%) MCSA
5 3 (17.65%) CCNA
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (17.65%) Degree
5 3 (17.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (5.88%) OCP
6 1 (5.88%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Hyper-V
3 4 (23.53%) vSphere
4 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (5.88%) XenApp
5 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Backup Exec
2 4 (23.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (17.65%) NetBackup
3 3 (17.65%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (11.76%) SCOM
5 1 (5.88%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) HP
4 6 (35.29%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) Juniper
5 4 (23.53%) EMC
5 4 (23.53%) Apple
5 4 (23.53%) Veeam
5 4 (23.53%) Meru Networks
6 3 (17.65%) Sophos
6 3 (17.65%) Cisco
7 2 (11.76%) IronPort
7 2 (11.76%) Lotus
8 1 (5.88%) Red Hat
8 1 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (5.88%) Oracle
8 1 (5.88%) IBM
8 1 (5.88%) Veritas
8 1 (5.88%) Avaya
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