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 March 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 149 145 142
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.23% 0.73% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.56% 1.65% 1.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 20 10
Average salary £30,750 £32,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.38% -9.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,800 £24,890
10% offered a salary of more than £44,450 £55,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -1.38%
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
1251 1633 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.25% 44.16% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 768 1034 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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 27 March 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 March 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 +7 7 £30,750 -18.00% 3
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 11 (57.89%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) Finance
4 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) Cisco
5 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Linux
6 7 (36.84%) SAN
7 6 (31.58%) Citrix
7 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
7 6 (31.58%) Solaris
7 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
7 6 (31.58%) vSphere
7 6 (31.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
8 5 (26.32%) HP
8 5 (26.32%) Sun
8 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
8 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (26.32%) EMC
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
8 5 (26.32%) SCOM
8 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (21.05%) XenApp
9 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
9 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
9 4 (21.05%) Korn
9 4 (21.05%) SCCM

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 9 (47.37%) MS Exchange
2 5 (26.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (21.05%) WebSphere
3 4 (21.05%) Lync
3 4 (21.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (10.53%) IIS
5 2 (10.53%) Apache
5 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 1 (5.26%) Lotus Domino
6 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (5.26%) SharePoint Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 2 (10.53%) WAN
2 2 (10.53%) NAS
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Wireless
3 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (5.26%) LDAP
3 1 (5.26%) LAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
3 1 (5.26%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MSI
General
1 10 (52.63%) Finance
2 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.26%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 4 (21.05%) Systems Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Technical Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Systems Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) UNIX Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.26%) Solutions Designer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Administrator
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Blackberry
2 3 (15.79%) PKI
3 2 (10.53%) Replication
3 2 (10.53%) Kindle
3 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.26%) SWIFT
4 1 (5.26%) FlexPod
4 1 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (57.89%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (36.84%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) Solaris
5 5 (26.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (21.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (21.05%) UNIX
6 4 (21.05%) AIX
7 3 (15.79%) Windows XP
8 2 (10.53%) Mac OS
8 2 (10.53%) Windows 7
9 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
1 2 (10.53%) CRM
2 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
2 1 (5.26%) Security Management
2 1 (5.26%) Migration
2 1 (5.26%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (5.26%) Information Security
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL
2 1 (5.26%) Data Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Design
2 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 1 (5.26%) Operations Management
2 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
2 1 (5.26%) Network Architecture
2 1 (5.26%) Network Management
2 1 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
1 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
2 4 (21.05%) Bash Shell
2 4 (21.05%) Korn
2 4 (21.05%) Perl
3 3 (15.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (10.53%) MCSA
1 2 (10.53%) CCNP
1 2 (10.53%) CCNA
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (10.53%) MCITP
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) VCDX
2 1 (5.26%) NCDA
2 1 (5.26%) NCIE
2 1 (5.26%) VCAP
2 1 (5.26%) VTSP
2 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) CISMP
2 1 (5.26%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) ISO 9001
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (31.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) vSphere
3 4 (21.05%) PowerHA
3 4 (21.05%) XenApp
3 4 (21.05%) XenDesktop
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (26.32%) SCOM
3 4 (21.05%) Puppet
3 4 (21.05%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
3 4 (21.05%) SCCM
4 3 (15.79%) Backup Exec
5 2 (10.53%) Red Hat Satellite
5 2 (10.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (5.26%) SCOrch
6 1 (5.26%) OpenAM
6 1 (5.26%) Legato
6 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
6 1 (5.26%) Veritas Storage Foundation
6 1 (5.26%) Nagios
6 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 12 (63.16%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 8 (42.11%) Cisco
3 6 (31.58%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
4 5 (26.32%) EMC
4 5 (26.32%) Sun
4 5 (26.32%) HP
5 4 (21.05%) Dell
5 4 (21.05%) Oracle
5 4 (21.05%) IBM
6 3 (15.79%) NetApp
7 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
8 1 (5.26%) Varonis
8 1 (5.26%) Veritas
8 1 (5.26%) Lotus
8 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
8 1 (5.26%) ProCurve
8 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
8 1 (5.26%) Sophos
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £36000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance + MS Certs (Funded)
Posted: 27 days ago