The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 329 339 365
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +26
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 940 867 749
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.82% 0.80% 0.68%
As % of the Vendors category 1.72% 1.67% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 811 715 594
Average salary £38,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
54597 51931 52338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.86% 47.64% 47.47%
Number of salaries quoted 44160 42211 43770
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,783 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.91% +1.95%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symantec
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec within the UK.

Symantec Salary Trend in the UK

Symantec
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec over the 3 months to 20 November 2014 within the UK.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the UK

Symantec
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the UK over the 3 months to 20 November 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
England +21 921 £38,000 -5.00% 81
London -29 322 £42,000 -6.66% 24
South East +32 241 £32,750 -13.81% 19
North West +48 95 £40,000 +14.28% 9
Yorkshire -10 89 £35,000 +12.90% 11
Surrey +38 88 £28,000 -25.33% 5
West Yorkshire +23 81 £35,000 +25.00% 8
Leeds +14 66 £37,000 +32.14% 6
East of England -2 63 £41,000 +20.58% 5
City of London -8 63 £41,250 -21.42% 5
Manchester +22 56 £40,000 +35.59% 7
South West +2 55 £37,500 +10.29% 5
Berkshire +34 52 £47,500 +5.55% 8
West Midlands -6 45 £37,500 -11.76% 3
Dorking -6 42 £26,500 -6.19% 2
Cheshire +19 36 £41,500 +6.41%
Reading +9 35 £47,500 +18.75% 3
Essex +8 26 £40,000 -14.89% 1
Wiltshire +9 24 £38,000 +38.18% 1
Hertfordshire -6 21 £45,000 +32.35%
Hampshire -51 21 £41,500 +9.21% 2
Egham - 19 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +20 16 £28,500 -40.93%
Bristol +12 16 £53,750 +65.38%
Coventry -3 16 £38,000 -12.13% 1
Buckinghamshire -12 15 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Hemel Hempstead +10 14 £47,500 -1.04%
Bromley +10 13 £37,500 -
Birmingham -20 13 £55,000 +10.00% 1
Gloucestershire -17 12 £37,500 -18.47% 3

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 1326 (74.20%) Windows
2 1038 (58.09%) Microsoft
3 1001 (56.02%) VMware
4 899 (50.31%) Active Directory
5 830 (46.45%) MS Exchange
6 701 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 694 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 617 (34.53%) DNS
9 607 (33.97%) SAN
10 606 (33.91%) Cisco
11 601 (33.63%) Citrix
12 589 (32.96%) Backup Exec
13 564 (31.56%) Firewall
14 557 (31.17%) Norton AntiVirus
15 521 (29.16%) HP
16 515 (28.82%) Windows Server 2003
17 510 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2010
18 476 (26.64%) MS Excel
19 431 (24.12%) DHCP
20 421 (23.56%) ITIL
21 411 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
22 373 (20.87%) TCP/IP
22 373 (20.87%) Microsoft Certification
23 371 (20.76%) Windows 7
24 353 (19.75%) MS Office
25 331 (18.52%) NetApp
26 318 (17.80%) NetBackup
27 314 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2007
28 299 (16.73%) Linux
29 289 (16.17%) vSphere

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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
1 830 (46.45%) MS Exchange
2 510 (28.54%) Exchange Server 2010
3 314 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 255 (14.27%) Exchange Server 2003
5 245 (13.71%) Exchange Server 2013
6 178 (9.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 162 (9.07%) Lync
8 147 (8.23%) SharePoint
9 133 (7.44%) IIS
10 52 (2.91%) Apache
11 44 (2.46%) Lotus Domino
12 40 (2.24%) WebSphere
13 35 (1.96%) IBM Notes
13 35 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
14 28 (1.57%) SharePoint Server
14 28 (1.57%) WebLogic
15 21 (1.18%) SharePoint 2013
16 14 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
17 12 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
18 10 (0.56%) JBoss
Applications
1 476 (26.64%) MS Excel
2 353 (19.75%) MS Office
3 17 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.50%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.056%) Revit
7 1 (0.056%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (1.01%) Maximo
1 18 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.39%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.39%) Google Analytics
3 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.22%) Front Arena
4 4 (0.22%) Sage 50
4 4 (0.22%) Eikon
5 3 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
6 2 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.056%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 70 (3.92%) Office 365
2 48 (2.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.45%) SaaS
5 7 (0.39%) Google Apps
6 6 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 617 (34.53%) DNS
2 607 (33.97%) SAN
3 564 (31.56%) Firewall
4 431 (24.12%) DHCP
5 373 (20.87%) TCP/IP
6 249 (13.93%) VPN
7 231 (12.93%) LAN
8 225 (12.59%) WAN
9 163 (9.12%) NAS
10 126 (7.05%) iSCSI
11 122 (6.83%) Wireless
12 114 (6.38%) Cisco ASA
13 100 (5.60%) Internet
14 86 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
15 83 (4.64%) Network Security
16 76 (4.25%) SMTP
16 76 (4.25%) VoIP
17 74 (4.14%) VLAN
18 66 (3.69%) LDAP
19 49 (2.74%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 274 (15.33%) SQL Server
2 93 (5.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (2.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 35 (1.96%) Oracle Database
5 32 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
6 27 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
6 27 (1.51%) MySQL
7 26 (1.45%) RDBMS
7 26 (1.45%) Relational Database
8 21 (1.18%) DB2
9 19 (1.06%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (0.62%) Oracle Reports
11 7 (0.39%) Informix
12 5 (0.28%) Ingres
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 1 (0.056%) OLAP
14 1 (0.056%) Crystal Reports
14 1 (0.056%) BusinessObjects XI
14 1 (0.056%) BusinessObjects
14 1 (0.056%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 21 (1.18%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.90%) AdminStudio
3 11 (0.62%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (0.39%) Subversion
5 6 (0.34%) JIRA
5 6 (0.34%) Hudson
5 6 (0.34%) Jenkins
6 5 (0.28%) MSI
7 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.056%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.056%) InstallShield
General
1 274 (15.33%) Finance
2 56 (3.13%) Telecoms
3 55 (3.08%) Banking
4 38 (2.13%) Advertising
5 35 (1.96%) Back Office
6 30 (1.68%) Law
7 23 (1.29%) Legal
8 22 (1.23%) Pharmaceutical
8 22 (1.23%) Financial Institution
9 17 (0.95%) Marketing
10 15 (0.84%) Investment Banking
11 14 (0.78%) Retail
12 12 (0.67%) French Language
13 10 (0.56%) Manufacturing
14 8 (0.45%) Games
15 7 (0.39%) German Language
16 6 (0.34%) Multimedia
17 5 (0.28%) Front Office
18 3 (0.17%) Electronics
18 3 (0.17%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 286 (16.00%) Analyst
2 285 (15.95%) Support Engineer
3 155 (8.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 145 (8.11%) Administrator
5 128 (7.16%) 3rd Line Support
6 123 (6.88%) Consultant
7 102 (5.71%) Support Analyst
8 100 (5.60%) Architect
8 100 (5.60%) IT Support
9 95 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
10 94 (5.26%) Systems Engineer
11 93 (5.20%) Technical Support
12 83 (4.64%) Service Analyst
13 82 (4.59%) Network Engineer
14 80 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
15 76 (4.25%) Server Engineer
16 75 (4.20%) Systems Administrator
17 65 (3.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 60 (3.36%) Technical Engineer
19 53 (2.97%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (2.57%) Middleware
2 34 (1.90%) .NET
3 33 (1.85%) WebSphere MQ
4 25 (1.40%) Application Packaging
5 12 (0.67%) Web Services
6 10 (0.56%) COM
7 9 (0.50%) J2EE
8 6 (0.34%) MSMQ
8 6 (0.34%) MAPI
8 6 (0.34%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.22%) SailPoint
9 4 (0.22%) Software Packaging
10 2 (0.11%) WSH
10 2 (0.11%) SAML
10 2 (0.11%) XMPP
10 2 (0.11%) LAMP
11 1 (0.056%) Spring
11 1 (0.056%) Ajax
11 1 (0.056%) DOM
11 1 (0.056%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 265 (14.83%) Blackberry
2 176 (9.85%) Clustering
3 105 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 102 (5.71%) Management Information System
5 73 (4.09%) Replication
6 59 (3.30%) Thin Client
6 59 (3.30%) Fat Client
7 57 (3.19%) Hedge funds
8 35 (1.96%) FlexPod
9 32 (1.79%) iPhone
10 30 (1.68%) iPad
11 29 (1.62%) Enterprise Software
12 26 (1.45%) SecurID
13 24 (1.34%) EqualLogic
14 23 (1.29%) CLARiiON
15 21 (1.18%) Computer Science
16 20 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
17 15 (0.84%) Robotics
18 14 (0.78%) PKI
18 14 (0.78%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1326 (74.20%) Windows
2 694 (38.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 515 (28.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 411 (23.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 371 (20.76%) Windows 7
6 299 (16.73%) Linux
7 264 (14.77%) Windows XP
8 178 (9.96%) UNIX
9 173 (9.68%) Windows 8
10 127 (7.11%) Solaris
11 119 (6.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 71 (3.97%) Android
13 63 (3.53%) Windows Vista
14 59 (3.30%) Mac OS X
15 58 (3.25%) HPUX
16 49 (2.74%) Windows 2000
17 42 (2.35%) AIX
18 41 (2.29%) Apple iOS
19 33 (1.85%) CentOS
20 31 (1.73%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 421 (23.56%) ITIL
2 128 (7.16%) Migration
3 125 (6.99%) Disaster Recovery
4 119 (6.66%) Kalman Filter
5 115 (6.44%) Service Delivery
6 110 (6.16%) Project Management
7 80 (4.48%) Mentoring
8 78 (4.36%) Change Management
9 69 (3.86%) Service Management
10 67 (3.75%) Information Security
11 64 (3.58%) Problem Management
12 63 (3.53%) Change Control
13 60 (3.36%) Business Continuity
14 56 (3.13%) Asset Management
14 56 (3.13%) Time Management
15 54 (3.02%) Network Monitoring
16 53 (2.97%) Incident Management
17 50 (2.80%) Data Protection
18 45 (2.52%) SIEM
18 45 (2.52%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 183 (10.24%) SQL
2 162 (9.07%) PowerShell
3 101 (5.65%) Perl
4 73 (4.09%) Shell Script
5 48 (2.69%) VBScript
6 26 (1.45%) VB.NET
7 25 (1.40%) VB
8 22 (1.23%) C++
9 20 (1.12%) PHP
10 17 (0.95%) C
10 17 (0.95%) Bash Shell
11 15 (0.84%) Java
12 12 (0.67%) C#
13 7 (0.39%) Python
14 5 (0.28%) VBA
15 4 (0.22%) AWK
16 3 (0.17%) Korn
17 2 (0.11%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.056%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 373 (20.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 255 (14.27%) MCSE
3 203 (11.36%) Cisco Certification
4 170 (9.51%) CCNA
5 150 (8.39%) Security Cleared
6 131 (7.33%) MCITP
7 130 (7.27%) SC Cleared
8 127 (7.11%) Degree
9 113 (6.32%) MCP
10 105 (5.88%) MCSA
11 99 (5.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 74 (4.14%) MCTS
13 66 (3.69%) CISSP
14 65 (3.64%) CCNP
15 39 (2.18%) DV Cleared
16 36 (2.01%) Citrix Certification
17 31 (1.73%) ITIL Certification
18 30 (1.68%) CCSP
19 29 (1.62%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
20 25 (1.40%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 269 (15.05%) SLA
2 42 (2.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.06%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.73%) QA
5 9 (0.50%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 8 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.28%) COBIT
8 5 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 5 (0.28%) COSO
9 4 (0.22%) BS7799
10 1 (0.056%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 899 (50.31%) Active Directory
2 701 (39.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 289 (16.17%) vSphere
4 249 (13.93%) Hyper-V
5 224 (12.53%) XenApp
6 190 (10.63%) VMware ESX
7 105 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
8 99 (5.54%) Terminal Services
9 77 (4.31%) XenDesktop
10 46 (2.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 43 (2.41%) XenServer
12 37 (2.07%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 35 (1.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 35 (1.96%) vCloud
14 33 (1.85%) MetaFrame
15 32 (1.79%) Firmware
16 26 (1.45%) NFS
16 26 (1.45%) Microsoft App-V
17 25 (1.40%) VMware Workstation
18 23 (1.29%) UAG
Systems Management
1 589 (32.96%) Backup Exec
2 557 (31.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 318 (17.80%) NetBackup
4 245 (13.71%) SCCM
5 161 (9.01%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 113 (6.32%) SCOM
7 97 (5.43%) WSUS
8 95 (5.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 61 (3.41%) Tivoli
10 57 (3.19%) McAfee ePO
11 52 (2.91%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 37 (2.07%) HP SIM
13 35 (1.96%) ARCserve
14 30 (1.68%) SCDPM
14 30 (1.68%) FortiGate
15 29 (1.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 28 (1.57%) Puppet
17 20 (1.12%) Oracle Identity Management
17 20 (1.12%) Nagios
18 19 (1.06%) Legato
Vendors
1 1038 (58.09%) Microsoft
2 1001 (56.02%) VMware
3 606 (33.91%) Cisco
4 601 (33.63%) Citrix
5 521 (29.16%) HP
6 331 (18.52%) NetApp
7 249 (13.93%) Dell
8 246 (13.77%) EMC
9 236 (13.21%) McAfee
10 224 (12.53%) IBM
11 177 (9.90%) Veeam
12 173 (9.68%) Juniper
13 123 (6.88%) Red Hat
14 120 (6.72%) CheckPoint
15 119 (6.66%) Veritas
15 119 (6.66%) Sophos
16 111 (6.21%) Apple
17 80 (4.48%) Oracle
17 80 (4.48%) Brocade
18 65 (3.64%) Lotus
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 40000 plus benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £28,000 to £35,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West Lothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 6 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
AQA
Salary: £26,124 per annum Rising to £30,428 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 40,000 + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leatherhead, Surrey
Simplified Recruitment
Salary: £25K - £30K PA + Commission & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Attrcative salary and benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Tadley, Hampshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £17000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stanation
Salary: From £35,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £0.00 - £23000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25870 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago