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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 134 167 139
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -28
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 28 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.87% 0.24% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 2.13% 0.56% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 12
Average salary £40,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,250
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,000 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
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
1312 1612 1510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.73% 43.36% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 857 982 1009
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 August 2015.

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 27 August 2015. 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
Edinburgh +15 18 £45,000 - 3
Glasgow - 8 £35,000 - 1
Stirling - 1 £47,500 -
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £40,500 -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 18 (51.43%) Banking
2 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 14 (40.00%) Windows
3 13 (37.14%) Finance
4 12 (34.29%) CISSP
5 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 10 (28.57%) Linux
6 9 (25.71%) UNIX
6 9 (25.71%) EMC
7 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
7 8 (22.86%) Security Management
8 7 (20.00%) Websense
8 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
8 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 7 (20.00%) CISMP
8 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 7 (20.00%) Degree
8 7 (20.00%) Sophos
8 7 (20.00%) VPN
8 7 (20.00%) SWIFT
8 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (17.14%) EMC NetWorker
9 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
9 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
9 6 (17.14%) VMware
10 5 (14.29%) Retail
10 5 (14.29%) IronPort
10 5 (14.29%) SAN
10 5 (14.29%) IBM
10 5 (14.29%) Splunk

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, 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 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.71%) Apache
2 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
3 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (2.86%) IIS
3 1 (2.86%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.86%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 4 (11.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.86%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (20.00%) VPN
2 5 (14.29%) SAN
3 4 (11.43%) WAN
4 3 (8.57%) VoIP
4 3 (8.57%) NAS
5 2 (5.71%) VLAN
5 2 (5.71%) LAN
5 2 (5.71%) Firewall
5 2 (5.71%) Wireless
6 1 (2.86%) IPsec
6 1 (2.86%) L2TP
6 1 (2.86%) PPTP
6 1 (2.86%) DNS
6 1 (2.86%) SSL
6 1 (2.86%) IPv4
6 1 (2.86%) LDAP
6 1 (2.86%) WLAN
6 1 (2.86%) DHCP
6 1 (2.86%) SNMP
6 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
General
1 18 (51.43%) Banking
2 13 (37.14%) Finance
3 5 (14.29%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 13 (37.14%) Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Security Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Information Analyst
2 12 (34.29%) Information Security Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Backup Specialist
4 4 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (11.43%) Administrator
5 3 (8.57%) Wintel Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) Designer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
6 2 (5.71%) IT Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Security Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Operations Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Server Support Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Specialist
7 1 (2.86%) Server Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Administrator
7 1 (2.86%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.86%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) SWIFT
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 14 (40.00%) Windows
2 10 (28.57%) Linux
3 9 (25.71%) UNIX
4 7 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (8.57%) Solaris
5 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.86%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (40.00%) Information Security
2 8 (22.86%) Security Management
3 7 (20.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (20.00%) Risk Assessment
4 3 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
4 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (5.71%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) BCP
5 2 (5.71%) E-business
5 2 (5.71%) Supplier Management
5 2 (5.71%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (5.71%) Software Licensing
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.86%) Communications Security
6 1 (2.86%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
6 1 (2.86%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) SQL
1 1 (2.86%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (34.29%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) CISMP
2 7 (20.00%) Degree
3 4 (11.43%) CCNA
3 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) MCSE
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.43%) ISA Server
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (8.57%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.57%) vSphere
4 2 (5.71%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
5 1 (2.86%) pfSense
5 1 (2.86%) iptables
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) NetBackup
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Exec
1 6 (17.14%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
3 3 (8.57%) WSUS
4 1 (2.86%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (2.86%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 9 (25.71%) EMC
3 7 (20.00%) Sophos
3 7 (20.00%) Websense
4 6 (17.14%) VMware
5 5 (14.29%) IronPort
5 5 (14.29%) Splunk
5 5 (14.29%) IBM
6 4 (11.43%) Cisco
7 3 (8.57%) Avaya
8 2 (5.71%) Juniper
8 2 (5.71%) Oracle
8 2 (5.71%) HP
8 2 (5.71%) Varonis
8 2 (5.71%) Polycom
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
8 2 (5.71%) McAfee
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) Citrix
9 1 (2.86%) Adobe
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Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago