The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 August 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 Southampton 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 79 84 84
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 11 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.35% 1.23% 0.58%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 2.25% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 3 11 5
Average salary £22,000 £32,500 £76,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.30% -57.51%
UK excluding London average salary £37,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -12.50%
Vendors Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
468 488 416
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 55.25% 54.46% 47.93%
Number of salaries quoted 399 464 393
Average salary £36,500 £37,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.66% -2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
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Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Southampton region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Symantec
Salary Trend in Southampton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Southampton region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Southampton

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Southampton

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (93.33%) Windows
1 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
1 14 (93.33%) Backup Exec
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
4 11 (73.33%) Network Management
5 10 (66.67%) Cisco
6 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
6 9 (60.00%) MS Office
6 9 (60.00%) VLAN
6 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (53.33%) Dell
8 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
8 7 (46.67%) Clustering
8 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
9 5 (33.33%) Lync
9 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
9 5 (33.33%) Degree
9 5 (33.33%) SNMP
10 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
10 3 (20.00%) VPN
10 3 (20.00%) ISDN

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 14 (93.33%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 9 (60.00%) SharePoint
4 5 (33.33%) Lync
4 5 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 9 (60.00%) MS Office
2 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 9 (60.00%) VLAN
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (33.33%) SNMP
3 3 (20.00%) VPN
3 3 (20.00%) ISDN
4 1 (6.67%) DHCP
4 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (60.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (6.67%) Retail
1 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) IT Support
2 5 (33.33%) IT Support Technician
2 5 (33.33%) Support Technician
2 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (13.33%) IT Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Server Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) UNIX Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Smartphone
3 1 (6.67%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) Windows 7
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 12 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (73.33%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) Solaris
5 1 (6.67%) UNIX
5 1 (6.67%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Network Management
2 7 (46.67%) Load Balancing
3 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (6.67%) Change Management
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.67%) MCSA
2 1 (6.67%) MCITP
2 1 (6.67%) Server+ Certification
System Software
1 14 (93.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (93.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (6.67%) Legato
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli
2 1 (6.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (6.67%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Cisco
2 8 (53.33%) Dell
3 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (13.33%) HP
6 1 (6.67%) EMC
6 1 (6.67%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Veritas
6 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (6.67%) Sun
6 1 (6.67%) IBM
6 1 (6.67%) Veeam