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 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 61 72 69
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 1.14% 0.84% 0.44%
As % of the Vendors category 3.11% 1.74% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 2
Average salary £65,000 £35,000 £27,450
Average salary % change year-on-year
+85.71% +27.50%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
225 344 282
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 36.70% 47.98% 40.99%
Number of salaries quoted 189 285 250
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,700 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 16 (94.12%) Linux
3 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
4 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (82.35%) Windows
5 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
5 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Storage
6 11 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
6 11 (64.71%) vSphere
6 11 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
6 11 (64.71%) NetApp
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (52.94%) LAMP
7 9 (52.94%) Cisco
7 9 (52.94%) IBM
7 9 (52.94%) CCIE
7 9 (52.94%) CCSP
7 9 (52.94%) CCNP
7 9 (52.94%) Apache
7 9 (52.94%) CCDE
7 9 (52.94%) IBM XIV
8 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
8 8 (47.06%) Salt
8 8 (47.06%) F5
8 8 (47.06%) EMC
8 8 (47.06%) HP
8 8 (47.06%) SAN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 9 (52.94%) Apache
2 6 (35.29%) Tomcat
3 5 (29.41%) CloudStack
Cloud Services
1 5 (29.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (29.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (47.06%) SAN
2 6 (35.29%) NAS
3 4 (23.53%) Internet
4 3 (17.65%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) Big Data
1 5 (29.41%) Hadoop
1 5 (29.41%) MongoDB
2 3 (17.65%) Informix
2 3 (17.65%) MySQL
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Git (software)
1 5 (29.41%) Jenkins
1 5 (29.41%) JIRA
1 5 (29.41%) Subversion
General
1 3 (17.65%) Back Office
2 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (35.29%) Linux Engineer
3 5 (29.41%) Systems Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) AWS Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Cloud Engineer
4 4 (23.53%) Linux Systems Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Infrastructure Operations Engineer
5 3 (17.65%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Lead Systems Engineer
6 2 (11.76%) Unix Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Principal Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (64.71%) ActiveMQ
1 11 (64.71%) RabbitMQ
2 9 (52.94%) LAMP
3 1 (5.88%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 15 (88.24%) Data Centre
2 12 (70.59%) Enterprise Storage
3 9 (52.94%) IBM XIV
4 5 (29.41%) Public Cloud
5 3 (17.65%) Clustering
6 2 (11.76%) CLARiiON
7 1 (5.88%) iPad
7 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (94.12%) Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 14 (82.35%) Windows
3 2 (11.76%) Solaris
3 2 (11.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Network Architecture
2 6 (35.29%) Information Security
2 6 (35.29%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (29.41%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (29.41%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (35.29%) PHP
2 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 3 (17.65%) Perl
2 3 (17.65%) Python
2 3 (17.65%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (52.94%) CCDE
2 9 (52.94%) CCIE
2 9 (52.94%) CCNP
2 9 (52.94%) CCSP
2 9 (52.94%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (23.53%) CISSP
4 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (64.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (47.06%) Salt
2 6 (35.29%) Graphite
2 6 (35.29%) Nagios
2 6 (35.29%) Opsview
3 5 (29.41%) Ansible
3 5 (29.41%) Puppet
4 3 (17.65%) Cacti
4 3 (17.65%) Grafana
5 2 (11.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) VMware
2 15 (88.24%) Red Hat
3 11 (64.71%) NetApp
4 9 (52.94%) Cisco
4 9 (52.94%) IBM
5 8 (47.06%) EMC
5 8 (47.06%) F5
5 8 (47.06%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle
6 3 (17.65%) SolarWinds
7 2 (11.76%) Dell