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 29 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 152 166 138
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -28
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 7 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.24% 0.18% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.58% 0.44% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 9
Average salary £33,250 £32,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.30% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £29,600 £23,981
10% offered a salary of more than £41,700 £50,000 £47,800
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
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
1211 1584 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.76% 41.48% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1030 988
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.49% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 29 May 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 29 May 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 - 5 £32,500 -
Stirling -4 1 £45,000 -10.00%
West Lothian - 1 - -
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 10 (52.63%) Windows
3 9 (47.37%) Linux
4 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
5 7 (36.84%) UNIX
6 6 (31.58%) Solaris
6 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
6 6 (31.58%) EMC
6 6 (31.58%) SAN
6 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
7 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
7 5 (26.32%) Sun
7 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
7 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
7 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (26.32%) vSphere
7 5 (26.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 4 (21.05%) Puppet
8 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (21.05%) PowerHA
8 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
8 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
8 4 (21.05%) XenApp
8 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
8 4 (21.05%) WebSphere

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 7 (36.84%) MS Exchange
2 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (15.79%) Apache
3 3 (15.79%) Lync
4 1 (5.26%) IIS
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) VPN
2 3 (15.79%) WAN
3 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 2 (10.53%) VLAN
3 2 (10.53%) Wireless
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) Firewall
4 1 (5.26%) L2TP
4 1 (5.26%) PPTP
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) LDAP
4 1 (5.26%) DHCP
4 1 (5.26%) SNMP
4 1 (5.26%) WLAN
4 1 (5.26%) IPv4
4 1 (5.26%) DNS
4 1 (5.26%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 11 (57.89%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Banking
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Network Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Information Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
2 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (10.53%) Data Centre
3 2 (10.53%) Kindle
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
4 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
4 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 7 (36.84%) UNIX
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
7 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
1 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) BCP
2 1 (5.26%) E-business
2 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Management
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (5.26%) Information Security
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (5.26%) Supplier Management
2 1 (5.26%) Strategic Planning
2 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) Korn
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) CCNA
2 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 2 (10.53%) MCSA
3 1 (5.26%) CISSP
3 1 (5.26%) MCSE
3 1 (5.26%) CISMP
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Active Directory
1 5 (26.32%) vSphere
2 4 (21.05%) PowerHA
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) XenApp
2 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
3 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
3 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) pfSense
3 1 (5.26%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) NetBackup
1 5 (26.32%) Backup Exec
1 5 (26.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (21.05%) Puppet
2 4 (21.05%) SCCM
2 4 (21.05%) SCOM
2 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
3 2 (10.53%) Nagios
4 1 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (5.26%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (5.26%) OpenAM
4 1 (5.26%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 10 (52.63%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
3 6 (31.58%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) Sun
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 2 (10.53%) Varonis
6 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.26%) McAfee
7 1 (5.26%) Sophos
7 1 (5.26%) NetApp
7 1 (5.26%) Veritas
7 1 (5.26%) Avaya
7 1 (5.26%) Juniper
7 1 (5.26%) Websense