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 27 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 228 262 307
Rank change year-on-year
+34 +45
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 247 176 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 1.12% 0.81% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 2.19% 1.65% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 225 169 109
Average salary £33,000 £38,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,000 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
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
11294 10655 10882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.31% 48.92% 47.51%
Number of salaries quoted 8749 8500 9246
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%

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 27 November 2014.

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 27 November 2014. 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
Surrey +32 89 £28,000 -13.84% 4
Berkshire +30 53 £47,500 +5.55% 4
Hampshire -51 19 £43,000 +13.15% 2
Kent +10 18 £32,500 +18.18% 3
Oxfordshire +20 15 £24,000 -49.47%
Buckinghamshire -4 13 £35,000 +7.69% 1
West Sussex -3 12 £29,250 -23.02% 2
East Sussex +5 9 £38,000 -5.00%
Home Counties +10 5 £27,500 -54.16%
Thames Valley +5 2 £55,000 -38.88%
Middlesex -3 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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.

1 361 (80.58%) Windows
2 290 (64.73%) VMware
3 261 (58.26%) Microsoft
4 235 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
5 212 (47.32%) MS Exchange
6 210 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
7 204 (45.54%) Backup Exec
8 203 (45.31%) Active Directory
9 184 (41.07%) Citrix
10 171 (38.17%) DNS
11 162 (36.16%) Norton AntiVirus
12 156 (34.82%) Firewall
13 144 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
14 138 (30.80%) HP
15 135 (30.13%) MS Excel
16 133 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2010
17 132 (29.46%) SAN
18 126 (28.13%) Windows 7
19 114 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
20 113 (25.22%) DHCP
21 108 (24.11%) ITIL
22 102 (22.77%) SLA
23 101 (22.54%) Cisco
24 99 (22.10%) MS Office
25 98 (21.88%) XenApp
26 93 (20.76%) Veeam
27 90 (20.09%) Microsoft Certification
28 87 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
29 79 (17.63%) Exchange Server 2003
30 78 (17.41%) Windows XP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, 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
1 212 (47.32%) MS Exchange
2 133 (29.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (19.42%) Exchange Server 2007
4 79 (17.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 33 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2013
6 20 (4.46%) SharePoint
7 19 (4.24%) IIS
8 14 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 12 (2.68%) Lync
10 11 (2.46%) Apache
11 8 (1.79%) SharePoint Server
12 6 (1.34%) SAS
13 5 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.89%) Lotus Domino
14 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
15 2 (0.45%) K2 blackpearl
16 1 (0.22%) SharePoint Foundation
16 1 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 135 (30.13%) MS Excel
2 99 (22.10%) MS Office
3 4 (0.89%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 16 (3.57%) Maximo
2 4 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.22%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.90%) Office 365
3 2 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 171 (38.17%) DNS
2 156 (34.82%) Firewall
3 132 (29.46%) SAN
4 113 (25.22%) DHCP
5 73 (16.29%) TCP/IP
6 71 (15.85%) WAN
7 68 (15.18%) LAN
8 46 (10.27%) Wireless
9 34 (7.59%) Network Security
10 28 (6.25%) VPN
11 27 (6.03%) VLAN
11 27 (6.03%) Internet
12 25 (5.58%) iSCSI
13 23 (5.13%) SSL
14 22 (4.91%) NAS
15 17 (3.79%) Cisco ASA
16 16 (3.57%) Fibre Channel
17 11 (2.46%) Wi-Fi
18 10 (2.23%) VoIP
19 9 (2.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (12.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (0.89%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.67%) DB2
Development Applications
1 11 (2.46%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 26 (5.80%) Finance
2 16 (3.57%) Back Office
3 8 (1.79%) Telecoms
4 5 (1.12%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.45%) Marketing
5 2 (0.45%) Online Betting
5 2 (0.45%) Retail
6 1 (0.22%) Front Office
6 1 (0.22%) Legal
6 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.22%) Banking
Job Titles
1 79 (17.63%) Support Engineer
2 77 (17.19%) Analyst
3 49 (10.94%) Technical Support
4 48 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 47 (10.49%) Consultant
6 43 (9.60%) Administrator
7 39 (8.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 39 (8.71%) Service Analyst
8 37 (8.26%) Technical Engineer
9 33 (7.37%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (7.37%) Technical Consultant
10 28 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
11 24 (5.36%) 3rd Line Support
11 24 (5.36%) IT Support
12 22 (4.91%) Service Desk Engineer
12 22 (4.91%) Senior Analyst
12 22 (4.91%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 21 (4.69%) Technical Support Engineer
13 21 (4.69%) Support Analyst
14 20 (4.46%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.45%) MAPI
1 2 (0.45%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.38%) Blackberry
2 50 (11.16%) Thin Client
2 50 (11.16%) Fat Client
3 30 (6.70%) Clustering
4 21 (4.69%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.57%) iPhone
6 14 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 14 (3.13%) Replication
7 11 (2.46%) iPad
8 9 (2.01%) EqualLogic
9 8 (1.79%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.89%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.89%) EPoS
11 3 (0.67%) Mathematics
11 3 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.45%) HP StorageWorks
12 2 (0.45%) Enterprise Storage
12 2 (0.45%) PDA
12 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
13 1 (0.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 361 (80.58%) Windows
2 210 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 144 (32.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 126 (28.13%) Windows 7
5 114 (25.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 78 (17.41%) Windows XP
7 69 (15.40%) Windows 8
8 50 (11.16%) Linux
9 32 (7.14%) Windows Vista
10 21 (4.69%) UNIX
11 18 (4.02%) Windows 2000
12 16 (3.57%) Android
13 13 (2.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 9 (2.01%) Solaris
15 7 (1.56%) AIX
15 7 (1.56%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.12%) Mac OS X Server
16 5 (1.12%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (1.12%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.89%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (24.11%) ITIL
2 51 (11.38%) Kalman Filter
3 30 (6.70%) Mentoring
3 30 (6.70%) Problem Management
4 27 (6.03%) Service Delivery
5 25 (5.58%) Disaster Recovery
6 24 (5.36%) Change Management
7 20 (4.46%) Asset Management
8 18 (4.02%) Data Management
8 18 (4.02%) SIEM
9 15 (3.35%) Configuration Management
10 14 (3.13%) Migration
11 13 (2.90%) BCP
12 12 (2.68%) Root Cause Analysis
13 10 (2.23%) Capacity Management
13 10 (2.23%) Cyber Security
13 10 (2.23%) Change Control
14 9 (2.01%) Infrastructure Management
14 9 (2.01%) Time Management
14 9 (2.01%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (9.60%) SQL
2 29 (6.47%) PowerShell
3 17 (3.79%) VBScript
4 10 (2.23%) Perl
5 9 (2.01%) PHP
5 9 (2.01%) C++
5 9 (2.01%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.45%) VB
8 1 (0.22%) C
8 1 (0.22%) Java
Qualifications
1 90 (20.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 63 (14.06%) MCSE
3 57 (12.72%) MCITP
4 54 (12.05%) Security Cleared
5 48 (10.71%) SC Cleared
6 45 (10.04%) MCSA
7 40 (8.93%) CCNA
7 40 (8.93%) Cisco Certification
7 40 (8.93%) MCTS
8 30 (6.70%) MCP
9 27 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 23 (5.13%) Degree
11 16 (3.57%) NCDA
11 16 (3.57%) DV Cleared
12 10 (2.23%) NCIE
12 10 (2.23%) VCAP
13 8 (1.79%) CCA
13 8 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
13 8 (1.79%) CCNP
14 5 (1.12%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (22.77%) SLA
2 7 (1.56%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.12%) COSO
3 5 (1.12%) COBIT
4 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.22%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.22%) BS25999
System Software
1 235 (52.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 203 (45.31%) Active Directory
3 98 (21.88%) XenApp
4 71 (15.85%) Hyper-V
5 55 (12.28%) vSphere
6 51 (11.38%) Terminal Services
7 45 (10.04%) VMware ESX
8 40 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
9 30 (6.70%) XenDesktop
10 16 (3.57%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
11 12 (2.68%) XenServer
11 12 (2.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 11 (2.46%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (1.56%) ISA Server
13 7 (1.56%) Firmware
14 5 (1.12%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.89%) UAG
16 3 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
16 3 (0.67%) Oracle RMAN
17 2 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 204 (45.54%) Backup Exec
2 162 (36.16%) Norton AntiVirus
3 55 (12.28%) NetBackup
4 54 (12.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 45 (10.04%) SCCM
6 24 (5.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 21 (4.69%) Tivoli
7 21 (4.69%) SCOM
8 16 (3.57%) WSUS
9 14 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 10 (2.23%) HP SIM
10 10 (2.23%) HP Data Protector
11 9 (2.01%) Legato
11 9 (2.01%) SCDPM
12 8 (1.79%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (1.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (1.12%) ARCserve
14 2 (0.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 2 (0.45%) OpenView
14 2 (0.45%) MOM
Vendors
1 290 (64.73%) VMware
2 261 (58.26%) Microsoft
3 184 (41.07%) Citrix
4 138 (30.80%) HP
5 101 (22.54%) Cisco
6 93 (20.76%) Veeam
7 76 (16.96%) McAfee
8 62 (13.84%) EMC
9 56 (12.50%) Dell
10 48 (10.71%) Apple
11 45 (10.04%) NetApp
12 44 (9.82%) IBM
12 44 (9.82%) Juniper
13 27 (6.03%) Meru Networks
14 25 (5.58%) SonicWALL
15 20 (4.46%) Kaseya
16 19 (4.24%) 3PAR
17 16 (3.57%) Intel
17 16 (3.57%) CommVault
18 14 (3.13%) ArcSight
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus Pension healthcare and trainin
Posted: 17 hours ago
Crawley, Sussex
Capita
Posted: 17 hours ago
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Salary: From £24,000 to £26,000 per annum + 29 days + Share Ops + Pension + mo
Posted: 21 hours ago
Kent
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £58000 per annum + benefits+bonus
Posted: 22 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Fenwick Ryan Ltd
Salary: £50000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Net Recruit.co.uk Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HumphrisHall Contract Services
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum inclusive of benefits
Posted: 23 days ago