The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 83 76 85
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 21 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 0.19% 1.74% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.44% 4.16% 0.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2 19 1
Average salary £20,000 £28,000 £31,415
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.57% -10.86%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Symantec
Wales

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

Vendors Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
451 505 505
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 42.75% 41.77% 50.80%
Number of salaries quoted 418 450 452
Average salary £35,250 £36,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.42% -2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,850 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £56,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Symantec
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Symantec Salary Trend in South Wales

Symantec
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 1 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
Rhondda Cynon Taff -6 2 £20,000 +17.64%
Symantec
Wales

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Certification
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) Commerce Server
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) SAP
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 3 (50.00%) CMS
1 3 (50.00%) Commerce Server
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) PPTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (50.00%) Analyst
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
3 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard