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 July 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 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 176 189 172
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 61 36 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 1.04% 0.59% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 2.36% 1.38% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 54 32 40
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £26,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +53.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £22,000 £16,000
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £50,550 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -
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
2581 2602 2333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.20% 42.43% 44.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2113 2074 1957
Average salary £38,648 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.45% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,400 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 July 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 July 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 +21 35 £39,000 +11.42%
Gloucestershire -11 12 £35,000 -23.91% 1
Dorset +7 4 £45,000 +104.54%
Bristol -20 3 £45,000 +9.09%
Devon - 3 £24,000 -
Somerset - 1 £60,000 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (84.76%) Windows
2 83 (79.05%) Microsoft
3 81 (77.14%) VMware
4 61 (58.10%) MS Exchange
5 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
6 48 (45.71%) ITIL
7 45 (42.86%) Active Directory
7 45 (42.86%) NetBackup
8 44 (41.90%) Citrix
9 41 (39.05%) vSphere
10 40 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
10 40 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
11 38 (36.19%) Backup Exec
12 36 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
12 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
13 33 (31.43%) SAN
14 32 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
15 31 (29.52%) Norton AntiVirus
15 31 (29.52%) SCCM
16 30 (28.57%) XenApp
16 30 (28.57%) Firewall
17 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
18 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
19 26 (24.76%) Hyper-V
20 25 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
21 24 (22.86%) HP
22 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
22 23 (21.90%) VMware ESX
23 22 (20.95%) Sophos
23 22 (20.95%) MCSE

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 61 (58.10%) MS Exchange
2 36 (34.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (20.95%) Exchange Server 2013
4 21 (20.00%) Lync
5 20 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2003
6 19 (18.10%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2000
7 7 (6.67%) IIS
8 6 (5.71%) SharePoint
9 5 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 27 (25.71%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.95%) PowerPivot
Cloud Services
1 12 (11.43%) Office 365
2 6 (5.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.71%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.90%) SaaS
3 2 (1.90%) IaaS
4 1 (0.95%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 33 (31.43%) SAN
2 30 (28.57%) Firewall
3 22 (20.95%) DHCP
3 22 (20.95%) DNS
4 16 (15.24%) WAN
5 15 (14.29%) TCP/IP
6 13 (12.38%) LAN
7 7 (6.67%) VPN
8 6 (5.71%) iSCSI
9 5 (4.76%) Wireless
9 5 (4.76%) IP Telephony
9 5 (4.76%) VLAN
10 4 (3.81%) NetScaler
11 3 (2.86%) MPLS
12 2 (1.90%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.90%) Internet
13 1 (0.95%) NAS
13 1 (0.95%) Unified Communications
13 1 (0.95%) ADSL
13 1 (0.95%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (21.90%) SQL Server
2 12 (11.43%) Data Mining
3 7 (6.67%) MySQL
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.95%) Oracle OLAP
4 1 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.95%) OLAP Cube
Development Applications
1 1 (0.95%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (3.81%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.90%) Electronics
2 2 (1.90%) Aerospace
3 1 (0.95%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 29 (27.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 25 (23.81%) Analyst
3 15 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 13 (12.38%) Team Leader
5 12 (11.43%) Server Analyst
6 11 (10.48%) Server Support
6 11 (10.48%) Server Support Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Service Manager
7 9 (8.57%) Senior Server Analyst
7 9 (8.57%) Support Team Leader
8 8 (7.62%) Senior Support Analyst
8 8 (7.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (6.67%) Architect
10 6 (5.71%) Coordinator
10 6 (5.71%) Infrastructure Architect
11 5 (4.76%) Configuration Manager
11 5 (4.76%) Help Desk Engineer
12 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 4 (3.81%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.90%) .NET
1 2 (1.90%) COM
2 1 (0.95%) CSS
2 1 (0.95%) LAMP
2 1 (0.95%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.29%) Clustering
2 12 (11.43%) CMDB
3 11 (10.48%) Data Centre
4 8 (7.62%) Replication
5 7 (6.67%) Statistics
6 5 (4.76%) IVR
6 5 (4.76%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.81%) PDA
7 4 (3.81%) Life Science
8 2 (1.90%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.95%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 89 (84.76%) Windows
2 40 (38.10%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 32 (30.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (20.00%) Linux
6 12 (11.43%) Windows 8
7 11 (10.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (10.48%) UNIX
8 10 (9.52%) Windows 7
9 5 (4.76%) Windows XP
10 4 (3.81%) Windows 2000
10 4 (3.81%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.90%) HPUX
11 2 (1.90%) Solaris
12 1 (0.95%) SUSE
12 1 (0.95%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.95%) Android
12 1 (0.95%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.95%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (45.71%) ITIL
2 17 (16.19%) ITIL V3
3 13 (12.38%) Migration
4 12 (11.43%) Validation
4 12 (11.43%) Configuration Management
4 12 (11.43%) Service Delivery
5 11 (10.48%) CRM
5 11 (10.48%) Business Continuity
6 8 (7.62%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (6.67%) Service Management
7 7 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (6.67%) People Management
8 6 (5.71%) High Availability
8 6 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (5.71%) Project Management
8 6 (5.71%) PRINCE2
8 6 (5.71%) Requirements Analysis
8 6 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (5.71%) Load Balancing
9 5 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 9 (8.57%) PowerShell
2 8 (7.62%) SQL
2 8 (7.62%) VBScript
3 6 (5.71%) C
4 2 (1.90%) Java
5 1 (0.95%) VB
5 1 (0.95%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (50.48%) Security Cleared
2 28 (26.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 25 (23.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (20.95%) MCSE
5 18 (17.14%) MCSA
6 16 (15.24%) MCITP
7 9 (8.57%) SC Cleared
7 9 (8.57%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (3.81%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (3.81%) CCNA
8 4 (3.81%) CCA
9 3 (2.86%) MCP
9 3 (2.86%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.90%) Sun Certification
10 2 (1.90%) CISSP
11 1 (0.95%) GCIA
11 1 (0.95%) GCIH
11 1 (0.95%) SCSA
11 1 (0.95%) RHCA
11 1 (0.95%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.52%) SLA
2 1 (0.95%) QA
System Software
1 45 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 41 (39.05%) vSphere
3 40 (38.10%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (28.57%) XenApp
5 26 (24.76%) Hyper-V
6 23 (21.90%) VMware ESX
7 17 (16.19%) VMware ESXi
8 12 (11.43%) XenServer
9 8 (7.62%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (5.71%) XenDesktop
11 3 (2.86%) Terminal Services
12 2 (1.90%) Snort
12 2 (1.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 2 (1.90%) Firmware
13 1 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 45 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 38 (36.19%) Backup Exec
3 31 (29.52%) SCCM
3 31 (29.52%) Norton AntiVirus
4 21 (20.00%) SCOM
5 16 (15.24%) WSUS
6 15 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (12.38%) HP SIM
8 12 (11.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 12 (11.43%) HP Data Protector
9 7 (6.67%) Zenoss
9 7 (6.67%) WhatsUp Gold
10 6 (5.71%) Hyperic
11 4 (3.81%) vMotion
11 4 (3.81%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (3.81%) SCVMM
12 3 (2.86%) ARCserve
13 2 (1.90%) Nagios
13 2 (1.90%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 83 (79.05%) Microsoft
2 81 (77.14%) VMware
3 44 (41.90%) Citrix
4 24 (22.86%) HP
5 22 (20.95%) Sophos
6 19 (18.10%) Oracle
7 15 (14.29%) NetApp
8 12 (11.43%) MobileIron
9 6 (5.71%) McAfee
9 6 (5.71%) SolarWinds
9 6 (5.71%) Red Hat
10 5 (4.76%) Veeam
11 4 (3.81%) Websense
11 4 (3.81%) Cisco
12 3 (2.86%) ArcSight
12 3 (2.86%) LogLogic
13 2 (1.90%) Q1 Labs
13 2 (1.90%) Veritas
14 1 (0.95%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.95%) Wyse
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago