The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South West region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 186 168 154
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 36 44 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.84% 1.10%
As % of the Vendors category 1.39% 1.89% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 32 44 58
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £36,450
10% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £43,900 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2585 2332 2458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.66% 44.59% 44.34%
Number of salaries quoted 2056 1966 2119
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,646
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £50,000 £51,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
England

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 23 July 2014.

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 23 July 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
Gloucestershire -8 13 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Bristol -3 12 £41,250 +58.65%
Dorset -1 8 £28,000 +55.55%
Wiltshire -8 3 £35,000 - 2
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 53 (64.63%) VMware
2 51 (62.20%) Windows
3 40 (48.78%) HP
4 39 (47.56%) NetBackup
5 37 (45.12%) Citrix
6 36 (43.90%) Cisco
6 36 (43.90%) Security Cleared
7 34 (41.46%) DHCP
8 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
8 33 (40.24%) SAN
8 33 (40.24%) VMware ESX
9 32 (39.02%) NetApp
9 32 (39.02%) ITIL
9 32 (39.02%) vSphere
10 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
11 28 (34.15%) SQL
12 27 (32.93%) Linux
12 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
13 26 (31.71%) Brocade
14 25 (30.49%) HPUX
14 25 (30.49%) Solaris
15 23 (28.05%) WebLogic
15 23 (28.05%) J2EE
15 23 (28.05%) MySQL
15 23 (28.05%) Perl
15 23 (28.05%) JBoss
15 23 (28.05%) Apache
15 23 (28.05%) Veritas
15 23 (28.05%) Web Development
15 23 (28.05%) Backup Exec

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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 23 (28.05%) WebLogic
1 23 (28.05%) Apache
2 16 (19.51%) MS Exchange
3 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (13.41%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2000
5 9 (10.98%) Lync
6 6 (7.32%) IBM Notes
6 6 (7.32%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
9 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Office
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (2.44%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.44%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (41.46%) DHCP
2 33 (40.24%) SAN
3 17 (20.73%) Firewall
3 17 (20.73%) DNS
4 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
4 11 (13.41%) LAN
5 10 (12.20%) WAN
6 3 (3.66%) Network Security
7 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
7 2 (2.44%) Wireless
8 1 (1.22%) NAS
8 1 (1.22%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (28.05%) MySQL
2 6 (7.32%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.10%) Legal
1 5 (6.10%) Marketing
2 4 (4.88%) Finance
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Consultant
2 12 (14.63%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Security Consultant
3 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (13.41%) Information Security Consultant
4 10 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
4 10 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
5 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
6 8 (9.76%) Architect
7 7 (8.54%) Technical Architect
8 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Storage Engineer
9 5 (6.10%) Analyst
10 4 (4.88%) Software Licensing Specialist
10 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 2 (2.44%) Help Desk Technician
11 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
11 2 (2.44%) IT Technician
11 2 (2.44%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (28.05%) J2EE
2 5 (6.10%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.20%) Blackberry
2 8 (9.76%) PDA
3 7 (8.54%) Clustering
4 6 (7.32%) Management Information System
5 3 (3.66%) EqualLogic
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.22%) Replication
6 1 (1.22%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 51 (62.20%) Windows
2 27 (32.93%) Linux
3 25 (30.49%) HPUX
3 25 (30.49%) Solaris
4 15 (18.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (15.85%) Windows XP
6 12 (14.63%) Windows 8
7 11 (13.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (12.20%) Windows 7
9 7 (8.54%) Windows Vista
9 7 (8.54%) Windows 2000
10 3 (3.66%) UNIX
11 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (39.02%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Web Development
2 23 (28.05%) Software Architecture
3 12 (14.63%) Vulnerability Management
3 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
3 12 (14.63%) Information Security
3 12 (14.63%) Identity Management
3 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
4 9 (10.98%) Software Engineering
5 8 (9.76%) Asset Management
5 8 (9.76%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
6 5 (6.10%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (4.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (4.88%) Service Delivery
7 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (4.88%) Test Management
7 4 (4.88%) Time Management
7 4 (4.88%) Cyber Security
8 2 (2.44%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 28 (34.15%) SQL
2 23 (28.05%) Perl
3 19 (23.17%) C#
3 19 (23.17%) C++
3 19 (23.17%) Java
4 4 (4.88%) Shell Script
5 3 (3.66%) VBScript
6 2 (2.44%) C
7 1 (1.22%) VB
7 1 (1.22%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 36 (43.90%) Security Cleared
2 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
3 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
4 14 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (13.41%) MCP
6 8 (9.76%) MCSA
6 8 (9.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 6 (7.32%) HP ASE
8 4 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 4 (4.88%) MCITP
8 4 (4.88%) Degree
8 4 (4.88%) CCSP
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.88%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (40.24%) VMware ESX
2 32 (39.02%) vSphere
3 20 (24.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (9.76%) Active Directory
5 4 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.44%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.44%) UAG
7 1 (1.22%) XenApp
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 39 (47.56%) NetBackup
2 23 (28.05%) Backup Exec
3 16 (19.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 8 (9.76%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 6 (7.32%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (7.32%) SCCM
6 3 (3.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.44%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.22%) SCOM
8 1 (1.22%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 53 (64.63%) VMware
2 40 (48.78%) HP
3 37 (45.12%) Citrix
4 36 (43.90%) Cisco
5 33 (40.24%) Microsoft
6 32 (39.02%) NetApp
7 26 (31.71%) Brocade
8 23 (28.05%) Veritas
8 23 (28.05%) JBoss
9 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
10 8 (9.76%) Avaya
10 8 (9.76%) McAfee
11 7 (8.54%) IBM
12 6 (7.32%) Lotus
12 6 (7.32%) Clearswift
12 6 (7.32%) Panasonic
13 5 (6.10%) Dell
14 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
15 2 (2.44%) SonicWALL
15 2 (2.44%) Adobe
Wiltshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £23000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 46k + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Applied Card Technologies
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago