The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 63 58 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +11
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 7 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.16% 1.02% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 2.35% 1.78% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £39,000 £50,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.00% +42.85%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Symantec
Berkshire

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

Vendors Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
298 281 315
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 49.26% 57.35% 47.95%
Number of salaries quoted 241 241 245
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Symantec
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Slough

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
2 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
3 4 (44.44%) Websense
3 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (44.44%) Qualys
4 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (33.33%) Coaching
4 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
4 3 (33.33%) SLA
4 3 (33.33%) IBM
4 3 (33.33%) HP
4 3 (33.33%) LAN
4 3 (33.33%) WAN
4 3 (33.33%) Firewall
4 3 (33.33%) Security Management
4 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 3 (33.33%) Finance
4 3 (33.33%) Information Security
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) Veritas
5 2 (22.22%) FTP
5 2 (22.22%) IIS
5 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
5 2 (22.22%) UNIX

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Slough 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 2 (22.22%) IIS
1 2 (22.22%) MS Exchange
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) TCP/IP
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) LAN
2 3 (33.33%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
4 1 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Business Development Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Information Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Information Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Security Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Security Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Compliance Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
2 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) CentOS
4 1 (11.11%) SUSE
4 1 (11.11%) Debian
4 1 (11.11%) AIX
4 1 (11.11%) HPUX
4 1 (11.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 3 (33.33%) Coaching
2 3 (33.33%) Security Management
2 3 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Analysis
4 1 (11.11%) Time Management
4 1 (11.11%) SIEM
4 1 (11.11%) CRM
4 1 (11.11%) Service Delivery
4 1 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Business Development
4 1 (11.11%) Operations Management
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (11.11%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli
1 2 (22.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
1 2 (22.22%) SCCM
1 2 (22.22%) SCOM
1 2 (22.22%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Websense
1 4 (44.44%) Qualys
2 3 (33.33%) IBM
2 3 (33.33%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) Veritas
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat
4 1 (11.11%) Sourcefire
4 1 (11.11%) Fortinet
4 1 (11.11%) IronPort
4 1 (11.11%) F5
4 1 (11.11%) LogRhythm
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Sybase
4 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
4 1 (11.11%) McAfee
4 1 (11.11%) EMC
4 1 (11.11%) Juniper