The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 71 62 55
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 1 7 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.14% 1.10% 1.56%
As % of the Vendors category 0.29% 2.33% 3.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 9
Average salary - £26,500 £26,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.18%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%
Symantec
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield region.

Vendors Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
340 300 233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 47.35% 47.17% 40.38%
Number of salaries quoted 301 272 204
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £31,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £25,000 £22,200
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,121
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Sheffield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Symantec
Salary Trend in Sheffield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Sheffield region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Sheffield

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
2 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (66.67%) NAS
3 4 (66.67%) XenApp
3 4 (66.67%) Kaspersky
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (66.67%) Change Control
3 4 (66.67%) Opsview
3 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 4 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (66.67%) Linux
3 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (66.67%) SLA
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 (66.67%) MS Exchange
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (66.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Office
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) SAN
2 4 (66.67%) NAS
2 4 (66.67%) VPN
3 1 (16.67%) DNS
3 1 (16.67%) LAN
3 1 (16.67%) WAN
3 1 (16.67%) DHCP
3 1 (16.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (16.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Server Support
2 4 (66.67%) Server Support
2 4 (66.67%) Technical Support
2 4 (66.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (16.67%) Architect
3 1 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
1 5 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (66.67%) Linux
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (66.67%) UNIX
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Change Control
2 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
2 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) People Management
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (66.67%) XenApp
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (16.67%) ISA Server
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (66.67%) Opsview
2 1 (16.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (16.67%) WSUS
2 1 (16.67%) SCCM
2 1 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Citrix
3 4 (66.67%) NetApp
3 4 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (66.67%) Kaspersky
3 4 (66.67%) Dell Compellent
4 1 (16.67%) IBM
4 1 (16.67%) Websense
4 1 (16.67%) Google
4 1 (16.67%) HP