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 20 October 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
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 257 262 243
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 203 183 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.93% 0.85% 0.91%
As % of the Vendors category 1.82% 1.72% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 184 173 164
Average salary £31,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,050 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -6.25%
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
11177 10627 10937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 51.19% 49.39% 48.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8578 8537 9178
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,750 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +2.50%

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 20 October 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 20 October 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 +22 73 £28,000 -25.33% 7
Berkshire +9 35 £35,000 - 14
Hampshire -24 35 £37,000 -7.50% 7
Oxfordshire +33 19 £33,000 +8.19%
Buckinghamshire -7 15 £31,000 -11.42% 3
West Sussex -12 13 £30,000 -21.05% 2
East Sussex -4 5 £38,000 -8.43% 1
Kent +4 3 £52,000 +9.47%
Home Counties +11 1 £27,500 -54.16%
Middlesex -3 1 £27,500 -26.66%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 20 October 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.

1 339 (81.29%) Windows
2 258 (61.87%) VMware
3 231 (55.40%) Microsoft
4 208 (49.88%) VMware Infrastructure
4 208 (49.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 192 (46.04%) Active Directory
6 188 (45.08%) MS Exchange
7 184 (44.12%) Backup Exec
8 168 (40.29%) Norton AntiVirus
9 164 (39.33%) Citrix
10 154 (36.93%) Firewall
11 152 (36.45%) DNS
12 143 (34.29%) MS Excel
13 140 (33.57%) Windows Server 2003
14 131 (31.41%) Windows 7
15 128 (30.70%) Exchange Server 2010
16 122 (29.26%) SAN
17 121 (29.02%) ITIL
18 118 (28.30%) HP
19 105 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 100 (23.98%) Microsoft Certification
21 98 (23.50%) Veeam
22 94 (22.54%) XenApp
23 93 (22.30%) Exchange Server 2007
23 93 (22.30%) DHCP
24 92 (22.06%) SLA
25 90 (21.58%) Windows XP
26 86 (20.62%) MS Office
27 85 (20.38%) Cisco
28 84 (20.14%) Exchange Server 2003

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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
1 188 (45.08%) MS Exchange
2 128 (30.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (22.30%) Exchange Server 2007
4 84 (20.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 34 (8.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 21 (5.04%) SharePoint
7 18 (4.32%) IIS
8 15 (3.60%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 13 (3.12%) Lync
10 11 (2.64%) Apache
11 8 (1.92%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2000
13 5 (1.20%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.20%) K2 blackpearl
14 3 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
15 1 (0.24%) SharePoint Foundation
15 1 (0.24%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.24%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 143 (34.29%) MS Excel
2 86 (20.62%) MS Office
3 6 (1.44%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 18 (4.32%) Maximo
2 4 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.24%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 35 (8.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 154 (36.93%) Firewall
2 152 (36.45%) DNS
3 122 (29.26%) SAN
4 93 (22.30%) DHCP
5 55 (13.19%) LAN
5 55 (13.19%) WAN
6 47 (11.27%) TCP/IP
6 47 (11.27%) Wireless
7 39 (9.35%) Network Security
8 26 (6.24%) Internet
9 24 (5.76%) VPN
10 21 (5.04%) Cisco ASA
11 20 (4.80%) NAS
11 20 (4.80%) SSL
12 16 (3.84%) VLAN
13 12 (2.88%) iSCSI
14 11 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
15 10 (2.40%) VoIP
15 10 (2.40%) Fibre Channel
16 9 (2.16%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (14.87%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (1.68%) Oracle Database
4 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (1.20%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 29 (6.95%) Finance
2 18 (4.32%) Back Office
3 9 (2.16%) Telecoms
4 4 (0.96%) Retail
5 2 (0.48%) Online Betting
6 1 (0.24%) Front Office
6 1 (0.24%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.24%) Marketing
6 1 (0.24%) Legal
6 1 (0.24%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.24%) Banking
Job Titles
1 87 (20.86%) Support Engineer
2 80 (19.18%) Analyst
3 52 (12.47%) 2nd Line Support
4 49 (11.75%) Consultant
5 46 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 38 (9.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 37 (8.87%) Administrator
8 35 (8.39%) Technical Engineer
9 34 (8.15%) Technical Consultant
9 34 (8.15%) Technical Support
10 33 (7.91%) Service Analyst
10 33 (7.91%) Service Desk Analyst
11 28 (6.71%) Security Engineer
12 27 (6.47%) Support Analyst
12 27 (6.47%) 3rd Line Support
12 27 (6.47%) Systems Administrator
13 24 (5.76%) Technical Support Engineer
14 22 (5.28%) IT Support
15 21 (5.04%) Senior Analyst
16 20 (4.80%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.48%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.24%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 48 (11.51%) Blackberry
2 44 (10.55%) Thin Client
2 44 (10.55%) Fat Client
3 39 (9.35%) Clustering
4 17 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
5 16 (3.84%) Replication
6 14 (3.36%) iPhone
6 14 (3.36%) EqualLogic
7 10 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 9 (2.16%) iPad
9 8 (1.92%) FlexPod
10 4 (0.96%) Performance Metrics
10 4 (0.96%) EPoS
11 3 (0.72%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
12 2 (0.48%) HP StorageWorks
12 2 (0.48%) Enterprise Storage
13 1 (0.24%) Mobile App
13 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
13 1 (0.24%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 339 (81.29%) Windows
2 208 (49.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 140 (33.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 131 (31.41%) Windows 7
5 105 (25.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 90 (21.58%) Windows XP
7 58 (13.91%) Windows 8
8 34 (8.15%) Linux
9 31 (7.43%) Windows Vista
10 19 (4.56%) Windows 2000
11 15 (3.60%) Android
12 14 (3.36%) UNIX
13 11 (2.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 7 (1.68%) Mac OS X
15 6 (1.44%) Solaris
16 5 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
17 4 (0.96%) CentOS
18 3 (0.72%) AIX
18 3 (0.72%) Windows Phone
19 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (29.02%) ITIL
2 42 (10.07%) Kalman Filter
3 36 (8.63%) Mentoring
4 30 (7.19%) Disaster Recovery
5 29 (6.95%) Service Delivery
5 29 (6.95%) Problem Management
6 19 (4.56%) SIEM
7 17 (4.08%) Asset Management
7 17 (4.08%) Change Management
8 14 (3.36%) ITSM
8 14 (3.36%) Change Control
9 13 (3.12%) Configuration Management
10 12 (2.88%) Migration
10 12 (2.88%) Incident Management
10 12 (2.88%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (2.64%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (2.64%) Service Management
12 10 (2.40%) Cyber Security
13 9 (2.16%) Project Planning
14 8 (1.92%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (9.35%) SQL
2 26 (6.24%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.40%) Perl
4 9 (2.16%) PHP
4 9 (2.16%) C++
4 9 (2.16%) VBScript
4 9 (2.16%) Shell Script
5 8 (1.92%) VB
6 3 (0.72%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) PowerHouse
7 1 (0.24%) Java
Qualifications
1 100 (23.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 70 (16.79%) MCITP
3 69 (16.55%) MCSE
4 65 (15.59%) Security Cleared
5 63 (15.11%) SC Cleared
6 48 (11.51%) MCTS
7 47 (11.27%) MCSA
8 35 (8.39%) MCP
9 26 (6.24%) Cisco Certification
9 26 (6.24%) Degree
10 25 (6.00%) CCNA
11 24 (5.76%) DV Cleared
12 23 (5.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (2.40%) NCDA
13 10 (2.40%) NCIE
13 10 (2.40%) VCAP
14 8 (1.92%) CCNP
15 5 (1.20%) VTSP
15 5 (1.20%) VCDX
16 4 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (22.06%) SLA
2 7 (1.68%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.44%) COBIT
4 5 (1.20%) COSO
5 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 208 (49.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 192 (46.04%) Active Directory
3 94 (22.54%) XenApp
4 67 (16.07%) Hyper-V
5 49 (11.75%) VMware ESX
6 42 (10.07%) Terminal Services
7 39 (9.35%) VMware ESXi
8 38 (9.11%) vSphere
9 33 (7.91%) XenDesktop
10 18 (4.32%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
10 18 (4.32%) Microsoft App-V
11 15 (3.60%) XenServer
12 14 (3.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 6 (1.44%) ISA Server
14 5 (1.20%) Firmware
14 5 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
14 5 (1.20%) UAG
15 4 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
15 4 (0.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 3 (0.72%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 184 (44.12%) Backup Exec
2 168 (40.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 62 (14.87%) NetBackup
4 57 (13.67%) SCCM
5 40 (9.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 29 (6.95%) Tivoli
7 28 (6.71%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 23 (5.52%) SCOM
9 14 (3.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (3.12%) HP SIM
11 9 (2.16%) Legato
11 9 (2.16%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (1.92%) HP Data Protector
13 6 (1.44%) ARCserve
14 5 (1.20%) OpenView
14 5 (1.20%) MOM
14 5 (1.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
14 5 (1.20%) SCDPM
15 3 (0.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
16 2 (0.48%) Opsview
Vendors
1 258 (61.87%) VMware
2 231 (55.40%) Microsoft
3 164 (39.33%) Citrix
4 118 (28.30%) HP
5 98 (23.50%) Veeam
6 85 (20.38%) Cisco
7 76 (18.23%) McAfee
8 61 (14.63%) EMC
9 57 (13.67%) Apple
10 50 (11.99%) Juniper
11 48 (11.51%) Dell
12 35 (8.39%) NetApp
12 35 (8.39%) Meru Networks
13 32 (7.67%) IBM
14 18 (4.32%) Intel
15 17 (4.08%) ArcSight
15 17 (4.08%) Kaseya
15 17 (4.08%) SonicWALL
16 16 (3.84%) 3PAR
17 15 (3.60%) Websense
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