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 23 September 2014 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
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 212 169 145
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -24
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 32 41 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.52% 0.81% 1.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.20% 1.86% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 31 27 70
Average salary £24,000 £32,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.15% -29.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £18,000 £32,950
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £43,550 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
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
2674 2202 2535
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 43.31% 43.47% 43.91%
Number of salaries quoted 2182 1834 2178
Average salary £37,000 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.33% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 23 September 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 September 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
Wiltshire +7 20 £23,500 +5.52% 3
Bristol -7 7 £53,750 +48.27% 1
Gloucestershire -14 6 £46,000 +84.00% 1
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 58 (70.73%) VMware
2 55 (67.07%) Windows
3 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 36 (43.90%) HP
5 35 (42.68%) Citrix
6 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
7 33 (40.24%) Cisco
7 33 (40.24%) DHCP
7 33 (40.24%) NetBackup
8 27 (32.93%) VMware ESX
9 26 (31.71%) Norton AntiVirus
9 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
9 26 (31.71%) ITIL
10 25 (30.49%) vSphere
11 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
11 24 (29.27%) Firewall
12 23 (28.05%) Backup Exec
12 23 (28.05%) Linux
13 22 (26.83%) DNS
13 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
14 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
15 20 (24.39%) SQL
16 19 (23.17%) Windows XP
16 19 (23.17%) SAN
16 19 (23.17%) NetApp
16 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2003
17 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
17 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
18 17 (20.73%) Active Directory

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 26 (31.71%) MS Exchange
2 19 (23.17%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (20.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (19.51%) Lync
5 15 (18.29%) WebLogic
5 15 (18.29%) Apache
6 12 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2000
7 6 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (6.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (4.88%) IBM Notes
9 4 (4.88%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (2.44%) SharePoint
11 2 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 14 (17.07%) MS Office
2 10 (12.20%) 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 33 (40.24%) DHCP
2 24 (29.27%) Firewall
3 22 (26.83%) DNS
4 19 (23.17%) SAN
5 18 (21.95%) TCP/IP
6 11 (13.41%) LAN
7 10 (12.20%) WAN
8 8 (9.76%) Ethernet
8 8 (9.76%) VPN
9 4 (4.88%) VoIP
9 4 (4.88%) Wireless
9 4 (4.88%) Network Security
10 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (18.29%) MySQL
2 4 (4.88%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (6.10%) Finance
1 5 (6.10%) Legal
2 3 (3.66%) Marketing
3 2 (2.44%) Automotive
4 1 (1.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 12 (14.63%) Analyst
1 12 (14.63%) Consultant
1 12 (14.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (12.20%) Architect
3 9 (10.98%) Security Consultant
3 9 (10.98%) Information Security Consultant
3 9 (10.98%) Wintel Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Technical Architect
4 8 (9.76%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (9.76%) Linux Engineer
5 7 (8.54%) Service Analyst
5 7 (8.54%) Service Desk Analyst
6 6 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.10%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.10%) Virtualisation Engineer
8 4 (4.88%) Software Licensing Specialist
8 4 (4.88%) IT Support
8 4 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (18.29%) J2EE
2 5 (6.10%) SailPoint
3 1 (1.22%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.51%) Blackberry
2 7 (8.54%) Clustering
2 7 (8.54%) PDA
3 6 (7.32%) Firmware
4 3 (3.66%) iPhone
4 3 (3.66%) EqualLogic
4 3 (3.66%) iPad
5 2 (2.44%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.22%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 55 (67.07%) Windows
2 23 (28.05%) Linux
3 19 (23.17%) Windows XP
4 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (21.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 15 (18.29%) Windows 7
5 15 (18.29%) HPUX
5 15 (18.29%) Solaris
6 13 (15.85%) Windows 8
7 8 (9.76%) Windows 2000
7 8 (9.76%) Windows Vista
8 2 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (31.71%) ITIL
2 15 (18.29%) Service Delivery
2 15 (18.29%) Web Development
2 15 (18.29%) Software Architecture
3 13 (15.85%) Identity Management
4 12 (14.63%) Disaster Recovery
5 10 (12.20%) Business Continuity
5 10 (12.20%) Information Security
5 10 (12.20%) Incident Management
5 10 (12.20%) Vulnerability Management
6 9 (10.98%) Time Management
7 7 (8.54%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (8.54%) CAD
8 5 (6.10%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.10%) Penetration Testing
8 5 (6.10%) Change Control
8 5 (6.10%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (6.10%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (6.10%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (6.10%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.39%) SQL
2 15 (18.29%) Perl
3 12 (14.63%) C#
3 12 (14.63%) C++
3 12 (14.63%) Java
4 3 (3.66%) VBScript
4 3 (3.66%) Shell Script
4 3 (3.66%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.22%) VB
5 1 (1.22%) C
Qualifications
1 24 (29.27%) Security Cleared
2 22 (26.83%) Microsoft Certification
3 21 (25.61%) SC Cleared
4 15 (18.29%) DV Cleared
4 15 (18.29%) MCP
5 10 (12.20%) MCSA
6 9 (10.98%) MCSE
6 9 (10.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (10.98%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (10.98%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 5 (6.10%) HP ASE
7 5 (6.10%) MCITP
7 5 (6.10%) CCNA
8 4 (4.88%) MCDST
8 4 (4.88%) CCSP
9 3 (3.66%) Degree
10 1 (1.22%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) SLA
2 5 (6.10%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 34 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (32.93%) VMware ESX
3 25 (30.49%) vSphere
4 17 (20.73%) Active Directory
5 10 (12.20%) Terminal Services
6 8 (9.76%) Hyper-V
7 7 (8.54%) UAG
7 7 (8.54%) MetaFrame
8 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (4.88%) XenApp
10 1 (1.22%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 33 (40.24%) NetBackup
2 26 (31.71%) Norton AntiVirus
3 23 (28.05%) Backup Exec
4 11 (13.41%) SCCM
5 9 (10.98%) McAfee ePO
6 4 (4.88%) Cisco UCCX
6 4 (4.88%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 4 (4.88%) ARCserve
6 4 (4.88%) MAILsweeper
7 3 (3.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 1 (1.22%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.22%) Nagios
8 1 (1.22%) SCOM
8 1 (1.22%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 58 (70.73%) VMware
2 41 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 36 (43.90%) HP
4 35 (42.68%) Citrix
5 33 (40.24%) Cisco
6 19 (23.17%) NetApp
7 15 (18.29%) Veritas
7 15 (18.29%) JBoss
7 15 (18.29%) Brocade
8 13 (15.85%) Red Hat
9 11 (13.41%) Dell
9 11 (13.41%) Avaya
10 10 (12.20%) McAfee
11 7 (8.54%) Apple
11 7 (8.54%) SonicWALL
12 6 (7.32%) IBM
13 4 (4.88%) Juniper
13 4 (4.88%) Lotus
13 4 (4.88%) Sophos
13 4 (4.88%) Clearswift
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
ITS
Salary: Salary Depending on skills match, experience and qualifications
Posted: 4 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Connectus
Salary: £22000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Swindon
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago