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 16 April 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 183 114 159
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +45
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 46 124 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.78% 2.27% 1.17%
As % of the Vendors category 1.85% 5.08% 2.61%
Number of salaries quoted 39 112 50
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £30,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £46,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £37,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +4.16%
Vendors Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2485 2443 2532
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 42.28% 44.63% 44.90%
Number of salaries quoted 2118 2106 2207
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire -43 25 £45,500 +7.05% 2
Dorset +4 11 £35,000 +29.62% 1
Wiltshire -18 5 £23,500 -39.74%
Devon - 3 £21,500 -
Bristol +3 2 £36,250 +11.53% 2
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 49 (58.33%) HP
2 43 (51.19%) VMware
3 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 33 (39.29%) Windows
5 31 (36.90%) NetBackup
6 29 (34.52%) ITIL
6 29 (34.52%) SQL
7 28 (33.33%) Cisco
8 27 (32.14%) Citrix
8 27 (32.14%) SAN
8 27 (32.14%) Linux
9 26 (30.95%) MySQL
9 26 (30.95%) Security Cleared
10 25 (29.76%) Perl
11 24 (28.57%) JBoss
12 23 (27.38%) NetApp
12 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 23 (27.38%) DV Cleared
13 22 (26.19%) DHCP
14 21 (25.00%) Java
15 20 (23.81%) IBM
16 19 (22.62%) VMware ESX
16 19 (22.62%) Brocade
17 18 (21.43%) HPUX
17 18 (21.43%) Solaris
18 17 (20.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 16 (19.05%) Web Development
19 16 (19.05%) Software Architecture
19 16 (19.05%) vSphere
19 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 16 (19.05%) WebLogic
1 16 (19.05%) Apache
2 12 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 8 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (7.14%) Lync
5 3 (3.57%) IBM Notes
5 3 (3.57%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2000
6 2 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (2.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (2.38%) IIS
6 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.19%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 10 (11.90%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (32.14%) SAN
2 22 (26.19%) DHCP
3 14 (16.67%) Firewall
4 9 (10.71%) DNS
5 7 (8.33%) VPN
5 7 (8.33%) Wireless
6 6 (7.14%) Ethernet
6 6 (7.14%) TCP/IP
7 5 (5.95%) LAN
8 4 (4.76%) NAS
8 4 (4.76%) WAN
9 2 (2.38%) Internet
9 2 (2.38%) VoIP
10 1 (1.19%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (30.95%) MySQL
2 9 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (9.52%) TestNG
1 8 (9.52%) JUnit
2 1 (1.19%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (14.29%) Marketing
2 3 (3.57%) Finance
3 2 (2.38%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Architect
2 15 (17.86%) Technical Architect
3 13 (15.48%) Consultant
4 11 (13.10%) Software Engineer
5 10 (11.90%) Analyst
6 9 (10.71%) Systems Engineer
7 8 (9.52%) Information Security Consultant
7 8 (9.52%) Security Consultant
8 7 (8.33%) Service Analyst
8 7 (8.33%) Service Desk Analyst
9 6 (7.14%) Storage Engineer
9 6 (7.14%) Java Developer
9 6 (7.14%) Developer
10 5 (5.95%) 3rd Line Support
11 4 (4.76%) Data Centre Technician
11 4 (4.76%) Wintel Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Linux Engineer
11 4 (4.76%) Java Programmer
11 4 (4.76%) Programmer
12 3 (3.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (19.05%) J2EE
2 8 (9.52%) POSIX
2 8 (9.52%) HTML
2 8 (9.52%) CSS
2 8 (9.52%) JSP
2 8 (9.52%) XML
3 7 (8.33%) J2SE
4 2 (2.38%) SailPoint
4 2 (2.38%) COM
5 1 (1.19%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.10%) Blackberry
2 9 (10.71%) PDA
3 6 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 6 (7.14%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.76%) Clustering
5 1 (1.19%) Firmware
5 1 (1.19%) Replication
5 1 (1.19%) Statistics
5 1 (1.19%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 33 (39.29%) Windows
2 27 (32.14%) Linux
3 18 (21.43%) HPUX
3 18 (21.43%) Solaris
4 14 (16.67%) UNIX
5 7 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (7.14%) Windows 7
6 6 (7.14%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) ITIL
2 16 (19.05%) Web Development
2 16 (19.05%) Software Architecture
3 11 (13.10%) Software Engineering
4 9 (10.71%) Time Management
5 8 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 8 (9.52%) Asset Management
5 8 (9.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 8 (9.52%) Business Continuity
5 8 (9.52%) Information Security
5 8 (9.52%) OO
6 7 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 6 (7.14%) CAD
8 4 (4.76%) Cyber Security
8 4 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 4 (4.76%) Test Management
8 4 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (34.52%) SQL
2 25 (29.76%) Perl
3 21 (25.00%) Java
4 15 (17.86%) C++
5 13 (15.48%) C#
6 3 (3.57%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.38%) C
8 1 (1.19%) Python
8 1 (1.19%) VBScript
8 1 (1.19%) VB
8 1 (1.19%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.19%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 26 (30.95%) Security Cleared
2 23 (27.38%) DV Cleared
3 17 (20.24%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 16 (19.05%) SC Cleared
5 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (17.86%) HP ASE
6 13 (15.48%) MCP
7 12 (14.29%) Degree
8 4 (4.76%) MCSE
9 3 (3.57%) MCSA
9 3 (3.57%) MCITP
10 1 (1.19%) CCNP
10 1 (1.19%) CCDP
10 1 (1.19%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.38%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.19%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (22.62%) VMware ESX
3 16 (19.05%) vSphere
4 11 (13.10%) Active Directory
5 8 (9.52%) Terminal Services
6 6 (7.14%) UAG
6 6 (7.14%) MetaFrame
7 2 (2.38%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 1 (1.19%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 1 (1.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 31 (36.90%) NetBackup
2 13 (15.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 9 (10.71%) Backup Exec
4 7 (8.33%) SCCM
5 5 (5.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 3 (3.57%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (2.38%) ARCserve
8 1 (1.19%) BMC PATROL
8 1 (1.19%) Nagios
8 1 (1.19%) SCOM
8 1 (1.19%) BladeLogic
8 1 (1.19%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 49 (58.33%) HP
2 43 (51.19%) VMware
3 34 (40.48%) Microsoft
4 28 (33.33%) Cisco
5 27 (32.14%) Citrix
6 24 (28.57%) JBoss
7 23 (27.38%) NetApp
8 20 (23.81%) IBM
9 19 (22.62%) Brocade
10 16 (19.05%) Veritas
11 9 (10.71%) Avaya
12 8 (9.52%) Oracle
13 6 (7.14%) SonicWALL
13 6 (7.14%) Apple
13 6 (7.14%) Dell
13 6 (7.14%) Sybase
14 5 (5.95%) Red Hat
15 4 (4.76%) EMC
16 3 (3.57%) Clearswift
16 3 (3.57%) Lotus
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