The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 273 242 232
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 176 230 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.86% 1.00% 0.97%
As % of the Vendors category 1.70% 2.06% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 144 188 180
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,579 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Symantec
England

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

Vendors Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10373 11186 11426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 50.94% 48.81% 50.83%
Number of salaries quoted 8217 8888 9388
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Symantec
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the South East

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the South East region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the South East

Symantec
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South East 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
Berkshire +18 56 £42,500 -15.00% 9
Surrey +19 37 £35,500 -5.33% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 26 £40,000 -9.09% 1
Hampshire -36 22 £35,000 -1.40% 2
Kent +18 16 £30,000 -16.66%
West Sussex -1 14 £35,000 +45.83%
Oxfordshire -6 5 £36,000 +18.03%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 293 (73.80%) Windows
2 251 (63.22%) Microsoft
2 251 (63.22%) VMware
3 202 (50.88%) Active Directory
4 176 (44.33%) MS Exchange
5 173 (43.58%) Windows Server 2008
6 171 (43.07%) VMware Infrastructure
7 160 (40.30%) HP
8 154 (38.79%) Firewall
9 149 (37.53%) DNS
10 143 (36.02%) Backup Exec
11 122 (30.73%) Cisco
11 122 (30.73%) Exchange Server 2010
12 120 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
13 115 (28.97%) MS Excel
14 113 (28.46%) Hyper-V
15 111 (27.96%) Windows 7
16 110 (27.71%) Citrix
17 106 (26.70%) Windows Server 2012
18 105 (26.45%) DHCP
18 105 (26.45%) TCP/IP
19 102 (25.69%) Linux
20 99 (24.94%) SAN
21 98 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
22 93 (23.43%) ITIL
23 88 (22.17%) SQL Server
24 86 (21.66%) SLA
25 83 (20.91%) MS Office
26 77 (19.40%) Norton AntiVirus
26 77 (19.40%) Security Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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
1 176 (44.33%) MS Exchange
2 122 (30.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (16.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 62 (15.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 45 (11.34%) IIS
5 45 (11.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 43 (10.83%) SharePoint
7 32 (8.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 23 (5.79%) Lync
9 22 (5.54%) Apache
10 8 (2.02%) CMS
10 8 (2.02%) SAS
10 8 (2.02%) Commerce Server
11 7 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2000
11 7 (1.76%) JBoss
11 7 (1.76%) Tomcat
12 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.50%) IBM Notes
14 1 (0.25%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 115 (28.97%) MS Excel
2 83 (20.91%) MS Office
3 14 (3.53%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.01%) S-PLUS
5 3 (0.76%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 6 (1.51%) Maximo
2 3 (0.76%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.50%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 16 (4.03%) Office 365
2 15 (3.78%) Mimecast
3 9 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.51%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.50%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 154 (38.79%) Firewall
2 149 (37.53%) DNS
3 105 (26.45%) DHCP
3 105 (26.45%) TCP/IP
4 99 (24.94%) SAN
5 44 (11.08%) LAN
6 42 (10.58%) NAS
7 38 (9.57%) VPN
8 37 (9.32%) WAN
9 34 (8.56%) SSL
10 28 (7.05%) VLAN
11 24 (6.05%) iSCSI
12 20 (5.04%) Wireless
13 19 (4.79%) VoIP
14 18 (4.53%) Cisco ASA
15 17 (4.28%) DMZ
16 16 (4.03%) Internet
16 16 (4.03%) IMAP
17 15 (3.78%) SMTP
18 10 (2.52%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 88 (22.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (4.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 14 (3.53%) DB2
3 14 (3.53%) SQL Server 2008
4 10 (2.52%) MySQL
5 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
6 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.76%) SQL Server 2000
7 2 (0.50%) Big Data
7 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (0.50%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.25%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.25%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.25%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.25%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.25%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.25%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.25%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (1.76%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 2 (0.50%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.50%) Subversion
3 1 (0.25%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.25%) Hudson
3 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (6.30%) Finance
2 15 (3.78%) Marketing
3 12 (3.02%) Telecoms
3 12 (3.02%) Back Office
4 8 (2.02%) Banking
5 5 (1.26%) Legal
6 4 (1.01%) Online Betting
7 3 (0.76%) Advertising
7 3 (0.76%) Publishing
8 2 (0.50%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.25%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.25%) Law
9 1 (0.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 73 (18.39%) Support Engineer
1 73 (18.39%) Analyst
2 52 (13.10%) Administrator
3 49 (12.34%) Systems Administrator
4 35 (8.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 33 (8.31%) Consultant
6 31 (7.81%) Technical Support
7 24 (6.05%) 2nd Line Support
8 22 (5.54%) Service Desk Analyst
8 22 (5.54%) Service Analyst
8 22 (5.54%) Architect
8 22 (5.54%) Systems Engineer
9 21 (5.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 18 (4.53%) Senior Support Engineer
11 17 (4.28%) IT Support
11 17 (4.28%) Systems Support
12 15 (3.78%) Systems Support Engineer
13 14 (3.53%) Help Desk Analyst
13 14 (3.53%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 12 (3.02%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.53%) .NET
2 15 (3.78%) MAPI
3 8 (2.02%) HTML
3 8 (2.02%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.50%) MSMQ
4 2 (0.50%) V-Ray
5 1 (0.25%) Windows SharePoint Services
5 1 (0.25%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.25%) jQuery
5 1 (0.25%) RESTful
5 1 (0.25%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.25%) COM
5 1 (0.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.25%) ZeroMQ
5 1 (0.25%) Sensu
Miscellaneous
1 58 (14.61%) Clustering
2 54 (13.60%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (13.10%) Blackberry
4 31 (7.81%) Management Information System
5 30 (7.56%) Data Centre
6 27 (6.80%) iPhone
7 21 (5.29%) Thin Client
7 21 (5.29%) Fat Client
8 17 (4.28%) Replication
9 15 (3.78%) PDA
10 13 (3.27%) Client/Server
11 10 (2.52%) EqualLogic
12 9 (2.27%) iPad
13 8 (2.02%) HACMP
13 8 (2.02%) Statistics
14 4 (1.01%) Mathematics
15 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
15 3 (0.76%) New Media
16 2 (0.50%) Mobile Computing
16 2 (0.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 293 (73.80%) Windows
2 173 (43.58%) Windows Server 2008
3 120 (30.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 111 (27.96%) Windows 7
5 106 (26.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 102 (25.69%) Linux
7 61 (15.37%) Windows XP
8 47 (11.84%) Windows 8
9 43 (10.83%) UNIX
10 42 (10.58%) Windows Vista
11 35 (8.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 24 (6.05%) Solaris
12 24 (6.05%) Android
13 20 (5.04%) AIX
14 19 (4.79%) SUSE
15 14 (3.53%) HPUX
16 13 (3.27%) Debian
17 9 (2.27%) Mac OS
18 8 (2.02%) Windows 2000
19 4 (1.01%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (23.43%) ITIL
2 41 (10.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 40 (10.08%) Project Management
4 32 (8.06%) Migration
5 25 (6.30%) Configuration Management
5 25 (6.30%) Kalman Filter
6 24 (6.05%) Load Balancing
7 23 (5.79%) Information Security
8 22 (5.54%) Root Cause Analysis
9 20 (5.04%) Capacity Management
10 18 (4.53%) Data Management
11 17 (4.28%) Change Control
12 16 (4.03%) Change Management
13 14 (3.53%) Business Development
14 13 (3.27%) SIEM
14 13 (3.27%) Project Planning
14 13 (3.27%) Incident Management
15 12 (3.02%) Business Continuity
15 12 (3.02%) BCP
15 12 (3.02%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 46 (11.59%) PowerShell
2 37 (9.32%) SQL
3 14 (3.53%) Perl
4 13 (3.27%) VBScript
4 13 (3.27%) VB
5 11 (2.77%) Shell Script
6 8 (2.02%) Python
7 3 (0.76%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.25%) Ruby
8 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.25%) C
8 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 98 (24.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 77 (19.40%) Security Cleared
3 76 (19.14%) SC Cleared
4 72 (18.14%) MCSE
5 58 (14.61%) MCP
6 49 (12.34%) MCSA
7 42 (10.58%) DV Cleared
8 40 (10.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 34 (8.56%) Cisco Certification
10 31 (7.81%) Degree
11 30 (7.56%) CCNA
12 20 (5.04%) MCITP
13 14 (3.53%) Citrix Certification
14 13 (3.27%) CCA
15 11 (2.77%) NCDA
16 10 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 8 (2.02%) SAP Certification
18 7 (1.76%) CEH
18 7 (1.76%) CTC Cleared
18 7 (1.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 86 (21.66%) SLA
2 15 (3.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 12 (3.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.52%) ISO 9001
5 5 (1.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 202 (50.88%) Active Directory
2 171 (43.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 113 (28.46%) Hyper-V
4 60 (15.11%) vSphere
5 47 (11.84%) VMware ESX
6 40 (10.08%) XenApp
7 29 (7.30%) Terminal Services
8 26 (6.55%) VMware ESXi
9 16 (4.03%) ISA Server
9 16 (4.03%) Forefront TMG
10 14 (3.53%) XenServer
10 14 (3.53%) UAG
11 12 (3.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 9 (2.27%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 8 (2.02%) NFS
13 8 (2.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 6 (1.51%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
15 2 (0.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 2 (0.50%) Snort
16 1 (0.25%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 143 (36.02%) Backup Exec
2 77 (19.40%) Norton AntiVirus
3 73 (18.39%) NetBackup
4 52 (13.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 37 (9.32%) WSUS
6 34 (8.56%) SCCM
7 25 (6.30%) HP Data Protector
8 24 (6.05%) SCOM
8 24 (6.05%) HP SIM
9 16 (4.03%) Nagios
10 13 (3.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 11 (2.77%) Oracle RMAN
12 9 (2.27%) Puppet
12 9 (2.27%) Opscode Chef
13 8 (2.02%) ARCserve
14 7 (1.76%) McAfee ePO
15 6 (1.51%) Tivoli
15 6 (1.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 5 (1.26%) Control-M
16 5 (1.26%) OpenView
Vendors
1 251 (63.22%) Microsoft
1 251 (63.22%) VMware
2 160 (40.30%) HP
3 122 (30.73%) Cisco
4 110 (27.71%) Citrix
5 56 (14.11%) Dell
6 52 (13.10%) Veeam
7 48 (12.09%) IBM
8 44 (11.08%) McAfee
9 40 (10.08%) 3PAR
10 34 (8.56%) Oracle
10 34 (8.56%) EMC
11 33 (8.31%) Red Hat
12 32 (8.06%) NetApp
13 27 (6.80%) Veritas
14 20 (5.04%) Apple
14 20 (5.04%) Websense
15 17 (4.28%) Draytek
15 17 (4.28%) Sophos
16 16 (4.03%) Juniper
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