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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 143 132 131
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 13 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.42% 0.83% 0.55%
As % of the Vendors category 1.07% 2.01% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 10 15 9
Average salary £43,750 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,400 £22,000 £32,400
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -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
1215 1346 1415
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.33% 41.47% 48.86%
Number of salaries quoted 805 851 919
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,050 £55,620
UK excluding London average salary £40,650 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +2 6 £47,500 +26.66% 2
Glasgow +15 5 £42,500 +13.33% 4
West Lothian -5 2 £65,000 +157.42%
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (63.64%) Windows
1 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (54.55%) VMware
4 11 (50.00%) Finance
4 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
5 10 (45.45%) SAN
6 8 (36.36%) Citrix
6 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
6 8 (36.36%) vSphere
6 8 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (31.82%) Lync
7 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (31.82%) HP
8 6 (27.27%) Solaris
8 6 (27.27%) Linux
8 6 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
8 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (27.27%) SCOM
8 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (27.27%) XenApp
8 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
9 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
9 5 (22.73%) EMC
9 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 14 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 7 (31.82%) Lync
3 6 (27.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 6 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (22.73%) SharePoint
5 4 (18.18%) WebSphere
5 4 (18.18%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (9.09%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (9.09%) IIS
7 1 (4.55%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.55%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (18.18%) Office 365
2 1 (4.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 10 (45.45%) SAN
2 4 (18.18%) LAN
2 4 (18.18%) WAN
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
3 2 (9.09%) VPN
3 2 (9.09%) NAS
3 2 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (4.55%) Unified Communications
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (4.55%) IP Telephony
4 1 (4.55%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.55%) LDAP
4 1 (4.55%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) MSI
General
1 11 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Telecoms
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (18.18%) Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
1 4 (18.18%) Consultant
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Systems Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Specialist
2 3 (13.64%) Senior Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Messaging Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Systems Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
3 2 (9.09%) UNIX Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Senior Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Senior Systems Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (4.55%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (18.18%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (4.55%) Application Packaging
2 1 (4.55%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 8 (36.36%) Blackberry
2 3 (13.64%) PKI
3 2 (9.09%) Kindle
3 2 (9.09%) Replication
3 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (31.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (27.27%) Solaris
4 6 (27.27%) Linux
4 6 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (22.73%) UNIX
6 4 (18.18%) AIX
7 3 (13.64%) Windows XP
8 2 (9.09%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.55%) Android
9 1 (4.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (22.73%) CRM
2 3 (13.64%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (13.64%) ERP
3 2 (9.09%) Migration
3 2 (9.09%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (4.55%) Data Management
4 1 (4.55%) Data Protection
4 1 (4.55%) Identity Management
4 1 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (22.73%) Shell Script
3 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 4 (18.18%) SQL
3 4 (18.18%) Bash Shell
3 4 (18.18%) Korn
Qualifications
1 5 (22.73%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (22.73%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (22.73%) CCNA
2 4 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (13.64%) Degree
3 3 (13.64%) MCSE
4 2 (9.09%) CCNP
4 2 (9.09%) MCSA
4 2 (9.09%) MCITP
5 1 (4.55%) VCAP
5 1 (4.55%) VTSP
5 1 (4.55%) NCDA
5 1 (4.55%) NCIE
5 1 (4.55%) VCDX
5 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (36.36%) vSphere
3 7 (31.82%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (27.27%) XenApp
5 4 (18.18%) XenDesktop
5 4 (18.18%) PowerHA
6 3 (13.64%) Hyper-V
7 1 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (4.55%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (36.36%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 6 (27.27%) SCOM
3 4 (18.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 4 (18.18%) Puppet
3 4 (18.18%) NetBackup
3 4 (18.18%) SCCM
4 2 (9.09%) Backup Exec
4 2 (9.09%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (9.09%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (4.55%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (4.55%) SCOrch
5 1 (4.55%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (4.55%) OpenAM
5 1 (4.55%) FortiGate
5 1 (4.55%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 1 (4.55%) ARCserve
5 1 (4.55%) Legato
Vendors
1 13 (59.09%) Microsoft
2 12 (54.55%) VMware
3 8 (36.36%) Citrix
4 7 (31.82%) HP
5 6 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 5 (22.73%) EMC
6 5 (22.73%) Cisco
6 5 (22.73%) IBM
7 4 (18.18%) Sun
7 4 (18.18%) Dell
7 4 (18.18%) Oracle
8 3 (13.64%) Sophos
8 3 (13.64%) NetApp
9 2 (9.09%) Veritas
9 2 (9.09%) Lotus
9 2 (9.09%) SolarWinds
10 1 (4.55%) Varonis
10 1 (4.55%) Fortinet
10 1 (4.55%) IronPort
10 1 (4.55%) ProCurve
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