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 28 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 187 169 162
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -7
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 36 41 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.59% 0.78% 1.12%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.75% 2.52%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 59
Average salary £40,000 £26,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+53.84% -43.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £16,000 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,550 £42,500 £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
2614 2348 2460
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.64% 44.82% 44.46%
Number of salaries quoted 2082 1971 2115
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 £26,000
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 28 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 28 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 -12 13 £46,000 +22.66% 1
Bristol +3 12 £41,250 +58.65%
Dorset +2 7 £22,000 +22.22%
Wiltshire -4 4 £35,000 +22.22% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 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 54 (65.85%) VMware
2 52 (63.41%) 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%) VMware ESX
9 32 (39.02%) SAN
9 32 (39.02%) NetApp
9 32 (39.02%) vSphere
10 31 (37.80%) ITIL
11 29 (35.37%) DV Cleared
12 28 (34.15%) Linux
12 28 (34.15%) SQL
13 27 (32.93%) SC Cleared
14 26 (31.71%) Brocade
15 25 (30.49%) HPUX
15 25 (30.49%) Solaris
16 23 (28.05%) WebLogic
16 23 (28.05%) J2EE
16 23 (28.05%) MySQL
16 23 (28.05%) Perl
16 23 (28.05%) JBoss
16 23 (28.05%) Apache
16 23 (28.05%) Veritas
16 23 (28.05%) Web Development
16 23 (28.05%) Backup Exec

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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%) Lync
5 9 (10.98%) Exchange Server 2000
6 6 (7.32%) IBM Notes
6 6 (7.32%) Lotus Domino
7 4 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
8 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 13 (15.85%) MS Excel
1 13 (15.85%) MS Office
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 32 (39.02%) SAN
3 17 (20.73%) DNS
3 17 (20.73%) Firewall
4 11 (13.41%) LAN
4 11 (13.41%) TCP/IP
5 10 (12.20%) WAN
6 3 (3.66%) Network Security
7 2 (2.44%) Wireless
7 2 (2.44%) Ethernet
7 2 (2.44%) VPN
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
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 13 (15.85%) Consultant
1 13 (15.85%) Systems Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 11 (13.41%) Information Security Consultant
2 11 (13.41%) Security Consultant
3 10 (12.20%) Linux Engineer
3 10 (12.20%) Wintel Engineer
4 9 (10.98%) Software Engineer
5 8 (9.76%) Architect
6 7 (8.54%) Technical Architect
7 6 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
8 5 (6.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 5 (6.10%) Analyst
8 5 (6.10%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 4 (4.88%) Software Licensing Specialist
10 2 (2.44%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 2 (2.44%) Help Desk Technician
10 2 (2.44%) Team Leader
10 2 (2.44%) Service Desk 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 2 (2.44%) Firmware
7 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
7 1 (1.22%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (63.41%) Windows
2 28 (34.15%) 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 31 (37.80%) ITIL
2 23 (28.05%) Web Development
2 23 (28.05%) Software Architecture
3 12 (14.63%) Identity Management
3 12 (14.63%) Business Continuity
3 12 (14.63%) Information Security
3 12 (14.63%) Incident Management
3 12 (14.63%) Vulnerability 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%) Time Management
7 4 (4.88%) Test Management
7 4 (4.88%) Cyber Security
7 4 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (2.44%) CAD
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%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.22%) VB
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%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 8 (9.76%) MCSA
7 6 (7.32%) HP ASE
8 4 (4.88%) MCITP
8 4 (4.88%) MCSE
8 4 (4.88%) CCSP
8 4 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (4.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (3.66%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (2.44%) SLA
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%) UAG
6 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.22%) XenApp
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%) MAILsweeper
5 6 (7.32%) SCCM
5 6 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 2 (2.44%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.22%) SCOM
8 1 (1.22%) Nagios
8 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 54 (65.85%) 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%) JBoss
8 23 (28.05%) Veritas
9 10 (12.20%) Red Hat
10 8 (9.76%) McAfee
10 8 (9.76%) Avaya
11 7 (8.54%) IBM
12 6 (7.32%) Clearswift
12 6 (7.32%) Lotus
12 6 (7.32%) Panasonic
13 5 (6.10%) Dell
14 3 (3.66%) CheckPoint
15 2 (2.44%) Oracle
15 2 (2.44%) Apple
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Applied Card Technologies
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