The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 171 188 145
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -43
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 73 48 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.21% 0.78% 1.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.69% 1.85% 3.01%
Number of salaries quoted 58 40 68
Average salary £39,000 £43,750 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.85% +26.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,050 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,750 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
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 West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2718 2600 2262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 45.13% 42.03% 42.96%
Number of salaries quoted 2176 2090 1949
Average salary £38,648 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.06% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,950 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.87% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Symantec
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the South West

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the South West

Symantec
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South West region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Wiltshire +27 37 £39,000 +11.42% 1
Gloucestershire -15 17 £34,000 -26.08%
Dorset +5 11 £45,000 +32.35%
Bristol -15 3 £38,000 -7.87%
Devon - 1 £22,500 - 1
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 85 (77.98%) VMware
3 83 (76.15%) Microsoft
4 62 (56.88%) MS Exchange
5 52 (47.71%) Security Cleared
6 48 (44.04%) Citrix
7 46 (42.20%) Active Directory
7 46 (42.20%) VMware Infrastructure
8 45 (41.28%) ITIL
9 43 (39.45%) Windows Server 2008
10 41 (37.61%) NetBackup
11 40 (36.70%) Backup Exec
11 40 (36.70%) SAN
11 40 (36.70%) vSphere
12 39 (35.78%) Exchange Server 2010
12 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2003
13 36 (33.03%) SCCM
14 34 (31.19%) Firewall
14 34 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
15 33 (30.28%) XenApp
16 32 (29.36%) Norton AntiVirus
17 29 (26.61%) Hyper-V
18 28 (25.69%) HP
19 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Certification
20 25 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2003
21 24 (22.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 24 (22.02%) Lync
22 23 (21.10%) VMware ESX
22 23 (21.10%) MS Excel
22 23 (21.10%) Linux

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 62 (56.88%) MS Exchange
2 39 (35.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 25 (22.94%) Exchange Server 2003
4 24 (22.02%) Lync
5 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2007
5 21 (19.27%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (6.42%) Exchange Server 2000
6 7 (6.42%) IIS
6 7 (6.42%) SharePoint
7 4 (3.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 23 (21.10%) MS Excel
2 10 (9.17%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (13.76%) Office 365
2 6 (5.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.50%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.83%) SaaS
3 2 (1.83%) IaaS
4 1 (0.92%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 40 (36.70%) SAN
2 34 (31.19%) Firewall
3 21 (19.27%) DNS
3 21 (19.27%) DHCP
3 21 (19.27%) TCP/IP
4 18 (16.51%) WAN
5 12 (11.01%) LAN
5 12 (11.01%) VPN
6 9 (8.26%) Wireless
7 8 (7.34%) VLAN
8 7 (6.42%) iSCSI
8 7 (6.42%) NetScaler
9 5 (4.59%) IP Telephony
10 3 (2.75%) MPLS
11 2 (1.83%) Internet
11 2 (1.83%) Fibre Channel
12 1 (0.92%) NAS
12 1 (0.92%) SNMP
12 1 (0.92%) ADSL
12 1 (0.92%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (19.27%) SQL Server
2 11 (10.09%) Data Mining
3 8 (7.34%) MySQL
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.67%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.83%) Electronics
2 2 (1.83%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.92%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 24 (22.02%) Analyst
3 13 (11.93%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.17%) Server Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Team Leader
5 9 (8.26%) Server Support Analyst
5 9 (8.26%) Server Support
6 8 (7.34%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Service Manager
7 7 (6.42%) Architect
7 7 (6.42%) Support Team Leader
7 7 (6.42%) Senior Server Analyst
7 7 (6.42%) Help Desk Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Senior Support Analyst
8 6 (5.50%) Coordinator
8 6 (5.50%) Linux Engineer
8 6 (5.50%) Infrastructure Architect
9 5 (4.59%) Configuration Manager
10 4 (3.67%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.83%) .NET
2 1 (0.92%) COM
2 1 (0.92%) CSS
2 1 (0.92%) LAMP
2 1 (0.92%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.51%) Clustering
2 11 (10.09%) CMDB
2 11 (10.09%) Data Centre
3 7 (6.42%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (6.42%) Replication
4 6 (5.50%) PDA
5 5 (4.59%) IVR
5 5 (4.59%) Blackberry
6 4 (3.67%) Life Science
7 2 (1.83%) Statistics
7 2 (1.83%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.92%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.92%) EqualLogic
8 1 (0.92%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 89 (81.65%) Windows
2 43 (39.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 39 (35.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 34 (31.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 23 (21.10%) Linux
6 15 (13.76%) UNIX
7 13 (11.93%) Windows 8
8 12 (11.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (9.17%) Windows 7
10 7 (6.42%) Solaris
10 7 (6.42%) Windows XP
11 6 (5.50%) SUSE
12 5 (4.59%) Windows Vista
12 5 (4.59%) Windows 2000
12 5 (4.59%) HPUX
13 1 (0.92%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.92%) Android
13 1 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.92%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (41.28%) ITIL
2 16 (14.68%) ITIL V3
3 12 (11.01%) Service Delivery
3 12 (11.01%) Migration
3 12 (11.01%) Business Continuity
4 11 (10.09%) Validation
4 11 (10.09%) CRM
4 11 (10.09%) Configuration Management
5 9 (8.26%) Project Management
5 9 (8.26%) PRINCE2
6 8 (7.34%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (6.42%) Requirements Analysis
7 7 (6.42%) Technical Architecture
7 7 (6.42%) Load Balancing
7 7 (6.42%) High Availability
7 7 (6.42%) People Management
7 7 (6.42%) Service Management
8 6 (5.50%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (4.59%) Identity Management
9 5 (4.59%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (9.17%) SQL
2 7 (6.42%) VBScript
2 7 (6.42%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.50%) Shell Script
3 6 (5.50%) C
4 2 (1.83%) Java
5 1 (0.92%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (47.71%) Security Cleared
2 27 (24.77%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (22.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 21 (19.27%) MCSE
5 15 (13.76%) MCSA
6 13 (11.93%) MCITP
7 11 (10.09%) SC Cleared
7 11 (10.09%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (6.42%) CCA
8 7 (6.42%) Sun Certification
9 6 (5.50%) SCSA
9 6 (5.50%) RHCA
10 5 (4.59%) DV Cleared
11 4 (3.67%) CCNA
11 4 (3.67%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (1.83%) MCP
12 2 (1.83%) CISSP
13 1 (0.92%) RHCE
13 1 (0.92%) GCIA
13 1 (0.92%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (8.26%) SLA
2 1 (0.92%) QA
System Software
1 46 (42.20%) Active Directory
1 46 (42.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (36.70%) vSphere
3 33 (30.28%) XenApp
4 29 (26.61%) Hyper-V
5 23 (21.10%) VMware ESX
6 22 (20.18%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (11.93%) XenServer
8 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 10 (9.17%) XenDesktop
10 2 (1.83%) vCloud
10 2 (1.83%) Snort
10 2 (1.83%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (1.83%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.92%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 41 (37.61%) NetBackup
2 40 (36.70%) Backup Exec
3 36 (33.03%) SCCM
4 32 (29.36%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (21.10%) SCOM
6 14 (12.84%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (11.93%) WSUS
7 13 (11.93%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (11.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 11 (10.09%) HP SIM
10 8 (7.34%) SCVMM
11 7 (6.42%) Hyperic
12 6 (5.50%) Zenoss
12 6 (5.50%) WhatsUp Gold
13 5 (4.59%) McAfee ePO
13 5 (4.59%) vMotion
14 2 (1.83%) Nagios
14 2 (1.83%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 85 (77.98%) VMware
2 83 (76.15%) Microsoft
3 48 (44.04%) Citrix
4 28 (25.69%) HP
5 20 (18.35%) Sophos
6 19 (17.43%) Oracle
7 15 (13.76%) NetApp
8 12 (11.01%) MobileIron
9 10 (9.17%) Red Hat
10 9 (8.26%) Veeam
11 8 (7.34%) Websense
12 7 (6.42%) SolarWinds
12 7 (6.42%) McAfee
13 6 (5.50%) Sun
14 4 (3.67%) Cisco
15 3 (2.75%) ArcSight
15 3 (2.75%) LogLogic
16 2 (1.83%) Q1 Labs
17 1 (0.92%) Dell KACE
17 1 (0.92%) LogRhythm
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