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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 210 183 117
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -66
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 40 45 121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.65% 0.78% 2.25%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 1.87% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 29 38 109
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,400 £29,800 £29,600
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £46,450 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
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
2719 2407 2389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 44.18% 41.49% 44.50%
Number of salaries quoted 2189 2053 2057
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 20 April 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 20 April 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
Gloucestershire -20 15 £33,000 -27.47%
Bristol +7 10 £41,250 +13.79% 1
Wiltshire +4 7 £34,000 +44.68% 2
Dorset -25 7 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Devon -7 1 £38,000 +23.57%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 83 (88.30%) VMware
2 68 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 62 (65.96%) Windows
4 56 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 45 (47.87%) Citrix
6 42 (44.68%) MS Exchange
6 42 (44.68%) Firewall
7 41 (43.62%) HP
8 38 (40.43%) Active Directory
8 38 (40.43%) SAN
9 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2003
9 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2008
10 36 (38.30%) Security Cleared
11 35 (37.23%) NetBackup
12 34 (36.17%) ITIL
13 33 (35.11%) Backup Exec
14 31 (32.98%) SCCM
15 30 (31.91%) Norton AntiVirus
16 29 (30.85%) Linux
16 29 (30.85%) XenApp
17 27 (28.72%) Exchange Server 2003
18 26 (27.66%) vSphere
18 26 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
18 26 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
19 25 (26.60%) TCP/IP
20 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
20 24 (25.53%) Hyper-V
21 23 (24.47%) SCOM
22 22 (23.40%) UNIX
22 22 (23.40%) DNS

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 20 April 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 42 (44.68%) MS Exchange
2 27 (28.72%) Exchange Server 2003
3 26 (27.66%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (20.21%) Lync
5 15 (15.96%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2000
8 4 (4.26%) SharePoint
9 3 (3.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (14.89%) MS Excel
2 12 (12.77%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (17.02%) Office 365
2 2 (2.13%) IaaS
2 2 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.13%) SaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 42 (44.68%) Firewall
2 38 (40.43%) SAN
3 25 (26.60%) TCP/IP
4 22 (23.40%) DNS
5 19 (20.21%) DHCP
6 18 (19.15%) VPN
7 13 (13.83%) Wireless
8 10 (10.64%) WAN
9 9 (9.57%) VLAN
10 8 (8.51%) NetScaler
11 6 (6.38%) iSCSI
12 4 (4.26%) NAS
13 3 (3.19%) MPLS
13 3 (3.19%) LAN
14 2 (2.13%) VoIP
14 2 (2.13%) Internet
14 2 (2.13%) IP Telephony
15 1 (1.06%) Fibre Channel
15 1 (1.06%) ADSL
15 1 (1.06%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (9.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.38%) MySQL
3 2 (2.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 3 (3.19%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.13%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 15 (15.96%) Systems Administrator
1 15 (15.96%) Administrator
2 14 (14.89%) Linux Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (11.70%) Analyst
4 10 (10.64%) Architect
5 8 (8.51%) UNIX Engineer
5 8 (8.51%) Help Desk Engineer
6 5 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (5.32%) Support Specialist
6 5 (5.32%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
7 4 (4.26%) Support Technician
7 4 (4.26%) Support Analyst
7 4 (4.26%) Technical Support
8 3 (3.19%) Support Engineer
8 3 (3.19%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (3.19%) Infrastructure Designer
8 3 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (3.19%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 18 (19.15%) Clustering
2 11 (11.70%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (7.45%) PDA
4 5 (5.32%) Replication
5 4 (4.26%) Blackberry
6 3 (3.19%) Life Science
7 2 (2.13%) CMDB
7 2 (2.13%) IVR
8 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.06%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (1.06%) Open Source
8 1 (1.06%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 62 (65.96%) Windows
2 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2003
2 37 (39.36%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (30.85%) Linux
4 24 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 22 (23.40%) UNIX
6 16 (17.02%) Solaris
6 16 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (15.96%) SUSE
8 11 (11.70%) Windows 8
8 11 (11.70%) HPUX
9 7 (7.45%) Windows XP
10 6 (6.38%) Windows 7
11 5 (5.32%) Windows Vista
11 5 (5.32%) Windows 2000
12 1 (1.06%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (36.17%) ITIL
2 11 (11.70%) PRINCE2
2 11 (11.70%) Project Management
3 7 (7.45%) Business Continuity
4 6 (6.38%) Migration
4 6 (6.38%) Service Delivery
4 6 (6.38%) High Availability
5 5 (5.32%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (5.32%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (5.32%) Load Balancing
5 5 (5.32%) Identity Management
6 4 (4.26%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.19%) Change Control
7 3 (3.19%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (3.19%) Systems Analysis
8 2 (2.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (2.13%) Validation
8 2 (2.13%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (2.13%) Service Management
8 2 (2.13%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.96%) Shell Script
2 12 (12.77%) SQL
3 4 (4.26%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.26%) C
4 1 (1.06%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (38.30%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.28%) SC Cleared
3 18 (19.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (15.96%) DV Cleared
4 15 (15.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 15 (15.96%) Sun Certification
5 14 (14.89%) SCSA
6 13 (13.83%) RHCA
7 11 (11.70%) MCSE
8 9 (9.57%) Citrix Certification
9 8 (8.51%) CCA
10 4 (4.26%) MCSA
11 3 (3.19%) MCP
11 3 (3.19%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (3.19%) Degree
12 2 (2.13%) MCITP
12 2 (2.13%) CCNA
12 2 (2.13%) Cisco Certification
13 1 (1.06%) RHCE
13 1 (1.06%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.89%) SLA
2 1 (1.06%) QA
System Software
1 56 (59.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 38 (40.43%) Active Directory
3 29 (30.85%) XenApp
4 26 (27.66%) vSphere
4 26 (27.66%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (25.53%) Hyper-V
6 22 (23.40%) VMware ESX
7 14 (14.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 13 (13.83%) XenDesktop
9 12 (12.77%) vCloud
10 10 (10.64%) XenServer
11 3 (3.19%) Terminal Services
11 3 (3.19%) VMware Workstation
12 1 (1.06%) Firmware
12 1 (1.06%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 35 (37.23%) NetBackup
2 33 (35.11%) Backup Exec
3 31 (32.98%) SCCM
4 30 (31.91%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (24.47%) SCOM
6 16 (17.02%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 13 (13.83%) HP Data Protector
8 12 (12.77%) HP SIM
9 10 (10.64%) SCVMM
10 6 (6.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 5 (5.32%) Hyperic
11 5 (5.32%) McAfee ePO
11 5 (5.32%) vMotion
12 3 (3.19%) ARCserve
13 2 (2.13%) WSUS
14 1 (1.06%) Nagios
14 1 (1.06%) Zenoss
14 1 (1.06%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 83 (88.30%) VMware
2 68 (72.34%) Microsoft
3 45 (47.87%) Citrix
4 41 (43.62%) HP
5 16 (17.02%) Red Hat
6 14 (14.89%) Sun
6 14 (14.89%) Cisco
6 14 (14.89%) Veeam
7 12 (12.77%) NetApp
8 10 (10.64%) Websense
9 9 (9.57%) Sophos
9 9 (9.57%) Oracle
10 8 (8.51%) EMC
11 7 (7.45%) McAfee
12 6 (6.38%) MobileIron
13 5 (5.32%) SolarWinds
14 4 (4.26%) AppSense
15 3 (3.19%) Webroot
15 3 (3.19%) SonicWALL
15 3 (3.19%) SAP
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