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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 200 199 194
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -5
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 54 44 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.94% 0.73% 0.81%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.69% 1.80%
Number of salaries quoted 46 39 36
Average salary £37,000 £38,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% +6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,700 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2563 2598 2438
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.70% 43.30% 44.68%
Number of salaries quoted 2126 2253 2035
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 +3 22 £34,750 -8.55%
Gloucestershire +9 16 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Bristol -8 10 £45,000 -
Somerset - 6 - -
Dorset +9 1 £33,000 +32.00%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
2 57 (62.64%) MS Exchange
3 56 (61.54%) ITIL
4 51 (56.04%) Windows
5 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
6 43 (47.25%) Norton AntiVirus
7 40 (43.96%) VMware
8 39 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
9 38 (41.76%) Citrix
10 36 (39.56%) NetBackup
10 36 (39.56%) Security Cleared
11 35 (38.46%) Windows Server
12 32 (35.16%) MS Excel
13 28 (30.77%) WAN
13 28 (30.77%) LAN
14 27 (29.67%) Backup Exec
14 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
15 26 (28.57%) XenApp
16 22 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
16 22 (24.18%) ITIL V3
16 22 (24.18%) vSphere
17 21 (23.08%) SQL
18 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
18 20 (21.98%) SLA
18 20 (21.98%) Firewall
18 20 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
19 19 (20.88%) Finance
20 18 (19.78%) Intel Security
20 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
20 18 (19.78%) Windows 8

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 57 (62.64%) MS Exchange
2 39 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (16.48%) Exchange Server 2003
4 14 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 13 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2000
6 10 (10.99%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (10.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (9.89%) Skype for Business
8 1 (1.10%) IIS
Applications
1 32 (35.16%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 14 (15.38%) Office 365
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.77%) LAN
1 28 (30.77%) WAN
2 20 (21.98%) Firewall
2 20 (21.98%) TCP/IP
3 16 (17.58%) DNS
4 15 (16.48%) DHCP
5 12 (13.19%) SAN
6 7 (7.69%) VPN
7 4 (4.40%) Unified Communications
8 3 (3.30%) NAS
9 2 (2.20%) Internet
9 2 (2.20%) WLAN
10 1 (1.10%) FTP
10 1 (1.10%) HTTP
10 1 (1.10%) Network Security
10 1 (1.10%) Remote Desktop
10 1 (1.10%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.58%) SQL Server
2 15 (16.48%) Data Mining
3 9 (9.89%) OLAP
3 9 (9.89%) OLAP Cube
3 9 (9.89%) Oracle OLAP
3 9 (9.89%) PowerPivot
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 19 (20.88%) Finance
2 11 (12.09%) Banking
3 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.20%) Advertising
5 1 (1.10%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Analyst
2 22 (24.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 11 (12.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
5 10 (10.99%) Support Technician
6 9 (9.89%) Senior IT Support
6 9 (9.89%) Senior Support Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Service Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (8.79%) Service Desk Support
8 7 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
8 7 (7.69%) Banking Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Senior Service Desk Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 7 (7.69%) Support Engineer
9 6 (6.59%) Citrix Support
9 6 (6.59%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.20%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 15 (16.48%) CMDB
2 10 (10.99%) Blackberry
3 7 (7.69%) iPad
3 7 (7.69%) iPhone
3 7 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 2 (2.20%) Data Centre
6 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
6 1 (1.10%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 51 (56.04%) Windows
2 35 (38.46%) Windows Server
3 27 (29.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (19.78%) Windows 8
4 18 (19.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (13.19%) Windows XP
6 11 (12.09%) Linux
6 11 (12.09%) Windows 2000
6 11 (12.09%) Windows Vista
7 10 (10.99%) Windows 7
8 6 (6.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (3.30%) Apple iOS
10 1 (1.10%) CentOS
10 1 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.10%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (61.54%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) ITIL V3
3 17 (18.68%) Configuration Management
4 15 (16.48%) Validation
5 14 (15.38%) Service Management
6 10 (10.99%) Service Delivery
7 9 (9.89%) Identity Management
7 9 (9.89%) IT Asset Management
7 9 (9.89%) Performance Monitoring
7 9 (9.89%) Problem Management
8 8 (8.79%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (7.69%) Wealth Management
10 6 (6.59%) Asset Management
10 6 (6.59%) Business Continuity
10 6 (6.59%) CRM
10 6 (6.59%) People Management
10 6 (6.59%) PRINCE2
10 6 (6.59%) Project Management
10 6 (6.59%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (5.49%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.08%) SQL
2 5 (5.49%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.20%) VBScript
4 1 (1.10%) Python
4 1 (1.10%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 36 (39.56%) Security Cleared
2 22 (24.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 15 (16.48%) Citrix Certification
3 15 (16.48%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (14.29%) MCSE
4 13 (14.29%) SC Cleared
5 11 (12.09%) MCITP
5 11 (12.09%) MCSA
6 10 (10.99%) DV Cleared
7 9 (9.89%) CCNA
7 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (8.79%) Degree
9 7 (7.69%) MCDST
9 7 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (4.40%) CCNP
11 3 (3.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (21.98%) SLA
2 2 (2.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.10%) GPG13
System Software
1 47 (51.65%) Active Directory
2 26 (28.57%) XenApp
3 22 (24.18%) vSphere
4 20 (21.98%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (16.48%) VMware ESX
6 5 (5.49%) Hyper-V
7 3 (3.30%) Firmware
7 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (3.30%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.20%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.10%) Snort
9 1 (1.10%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 43 (47.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 36 (39.56%) NetBackup
3 27 (29.67%) Backup Exec
4 11 (12.09%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (12.09%) SCCM
5 10 (10.99%) WSUS
5 10 (10.99%) ZENworks
6 7 (7.69%) SCOM
7 6 (6.59%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (5.49%) HP Data Protector
8 5 (5.49%) HP SIM
9 3 (3.30%) EMC NetWorker
10 2 (2.20%) cPanel
11 1 (1.10%) ArcSight ESM
11 1 (1.10%) QRadar
11 1 (1.10%) RSA enVision
11 1 (1.10%) RSA Security Analytics
11 1 (1.10%) Tivoli
11 1 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
11 1 (1.10%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 76 (83.52%) Microsoft
2 40 (43.96%) VMware
3 38 (41.76%) Citrix
4 18 (19.78%) Intel Security
5 15 (16.48%) Oracle
6 14 (15.38%) NetApp
7 10 (10.99%) Sophos
8 9 (9.89%) arcserve
9 8 (8.79%) HP
10 7 (7.69%) Remedy
11 6 (6.59%) Cisco
12 5 (5.49%) AppSense
12 5 (5.49%) MobileIron
13 3 (3.30%) EMC
13 3 (3.30%) Veritas
14 2 (2.20%) Acronis
14 2 (2.20%) Draytek
14 2 (2.20%) NETGEAR
14 2 (2.20%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.10%) Trend Micro
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