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 3 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
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 137 159 139
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -20
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 26 11 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.82% 0.30% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.98% 0.71% 1.62%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 13
Average salary £40,000 £34,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.10% -7.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £31,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,250 £55,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £36,479 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.22%
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
1315 1550 1545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.63% 42.57% 47.92%
Number of salaries quoted 882 985 1043
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 £28,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,300
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 3 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 3 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 +16 16 £45,000 - 1
Glasgow - 8 £35,000 -
West Lothian -3 1 - -
Stirling -4 1 £47,500 -5.00%
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 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 17 (54.84%) Banking
2 14 (45.16%) Information Security
3 12 (38.71%) CISSP
4 11 (35.48%) Finance
4 11 (35.48%) Windows
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 8 (25.81%) Linux
6 8 (25.81%) Security Management
7 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
7 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 7 (22.58%) CISMP
7 7 (22.58%) Degree
7 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (22.58%) SWIFT
7 7 (22.58%) UNIX
7 7 (22.58%) Sophos
7 7 (22.58%) Websense
8 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
8 6 (19.35%) EMC
8 6 (19.35%) VPN
8 6 (19.35%) VMware
9 5 (16.13%) Retail
9 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (16.13%) IronPort
9 5 (16.13%) Splunk
9 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
10 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
10 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
10 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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 3 (9.68%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.45%) Apache
3 1 (3.23%) MQSeries
3 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (3.23%) IIS
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (19.35%) VPN
2 3 (9.68%) SAN
2 3 (9.68%) WAN
3 2 (6.45%) VoIP
3 2 (6.45%) Wireless
3 2 (6.45%) VLAN
3 2 (6.45%) NAS
4 1 (3.23%) OpenVPN
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (3.23%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.23%) IPsec
4 1 (3.23%) WLAN
4 1 (3.23%) LDAP
4 1 (3.23%) LAN
4 1 (3.23%) DHCP
4 1 (3.23%) SNMP
4 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) L2TP
4 1 (3.23%) PPTP
4 1 (3.23%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.23%) MySQL
General
1 17 (54.84%) Banking
2 11 (35.48%) Finance
3 5 (16.13%) Retail
4 2 (6.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (41.94%) Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Information Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Information Security Analyst
2 12 (38.71%) Security Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Backup Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Designer
4 2 (6.45%) Systems Administrator
4 2 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Server Support
5 1 (3.23%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Wintel Support
5 1 (3.23%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (3.23%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) SWIFT
2 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (35.48%) Windows
2 8 (25.81%) Linux
3 7 (22.58%) UNIX
4 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (9.68%) Solaris
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (3.23%) Mac OS
7 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.23%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Information Security
2 8 (25.81%) Security Management
3 7 (22.58%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 7 (22.58%) Risk Assessment
4 2 (6.45%) Supplier Management
4 2 (6.45%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (6.45%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (6.45%) Migration
4 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.45%) ITIL
4 2 (6.45%) BCP
4 2 (6.45%) E-business
5 1 (3.23%) ITSM
5 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Network Design
5 1 (3.23%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.23%) Network Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Asset Management
5 1 (3.23%) Software Licensing
5 1 (3.23%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (38.71%) CISSP
2 7 (22.58%) CISMP
2 7 (22.58%) Degree
3 3 (9.68%) CCNA
3 3 (9.68%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (3.23%) MCSE
5 1 (3.23%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (22.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (9.68%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 5 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (12.90%) ISA Server
4 2 (6.45%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) vSphere
5 1 (3.23%) pfSense
5 1 (3.23%) iptables
5 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (12.90%) NetBackup
1 4 (12.90%) Backup Exec
1 4 (12.90%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (9.68%) WSUS
3 1 (3.23%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Sophos
2 7 (22.58%) Websense
3 6 (19.35%) VMware
3 6 (19.35%) EMC
4 5 (16.13%) IronPort
4 5 (16.13%) Splunk
5 4 (12.90%) Cisco
6 3 (9.68%) IBM
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.45%) McAfee
7 2 (6.45%) Varonis
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
8 1 (3.23%) Polycom
8 1 (3.23%) Dell
8 1 (3.23%) Altiris
8 1 (3.23%) Adobe
8 1 (3.23%) Sun
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix