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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 396 358 299
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -59
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 696 874 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.75% 0.87%
As % of the Vendors category 1.38% 1.60% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 571 759 754
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £63,400
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%

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
50532 54660 51810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.14% 46.72% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 40962 43828 42353
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 £72,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015 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 31 July 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
England -55 647 £40,000 -5.88% 91
London -51 266 £47,500 +5.55% 31
South East -36 176 £37,500 -3.84% 25
Surrey +27 60 £37,500 +7.14% 6
South West +15 60 £39,000 -2.50% 1
City of London -34 40 £48,250 -3.50% 8
West Midlands -10 39 £38,000 -5.00% 5
East of England -12 38 £40,000 +16.78% 6
Berkshire +11 37 £40,000 -20.00% 9
Wiltshire +25 34 £39,000 +11.42%
North West -8 32 £37,500 +7.14% 11
Hertfordshire -7 30 £41,250 -17.50% 4
Egham +7 26 £41,250 +50.00% 1
Birmingham -10 26 £40,000 -30.43% 3
Scotland +28 25 £45,000 +29.49% 1
Hampshire -34 24 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Salisbury - 24 £39,000 -
West Sussex -3 22 £44,500 +71.15% 2
Yorkshire -20 22 £31,478 -16.05% 7
Reading +9 21 £40,000 -10.11% 9
Manchester +10 20 £45,500 +21.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +3 20 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Crawley +3 16 £44,500 -1.11% 1
West Yorkshire -3 16 £30,000 -20.00% 4
Edinburgh +16 15 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes -1 15 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Hemel Hempstead +7 13 £36,250 +81.25%
Leeds +3 13 £31,000 -17.33% 3
Gloucestershire -14 12 £35,000 -23.91% 1
Cheshire -3 11 £37,500 +7.14% 2

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1074 (75.16%) Windows
2 871 (60.95%) Microsoft
3 813 (56.89%) VMware
4 780 (54.58%) Active Directory
5 648 (45.35%) MS Exchange
6 527 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
7 517 (36.18%) Citrix
8 514 (35.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 445 (31.14%) SAN
10 441 (30.86%) HP
11 440 (30.79%) Firewall
12 433 (30.30%) DNS
13 403 (28.20%) Backup Exec
14 396 (27.71%) Cisco
15 381 (26.66%) Windows Server 2012
16 363 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2010
17 347 (24.28%) Windows Server 2003
18 343 (24.00%) ITIL
19 328 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
20 315 (22.04%) DHCP
21 314 (21.97%) Hyper-V
22 310 (21.69%) MS Excel
23 291 (20.36%) SQL Server
24 283 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
25 282 (19.73%) Linux
26 261 (18.26%) NetApp
27 252 (17.63%) NetBackup
28 246 (17.21%) Windows 7
29 242 (16.93%) TCP/IP
30 239 (16.72%) Clustering

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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
1 648 (45.35%) MS Exchange
2 363 (25.40%) Exchange Server 2010
3 220 (15.40%) Exchange Server 2007
4 194 (13.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 177 (12.39%) Exchange Server 2003
6 168 (11.76%) IIS
7 166 (11.62%) Exchange Server 2013
8 162 (11.34%) Lync
9 130 (9.10%) SharePoint
10 33 (2.31%) IBM Notes
11 25 (1.75%) Apache
11 25 (1.75%) WebLogic
11 25 (1.75%) WebSphere
12 21 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2000
13 16 (1.12%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (1.05%) SharePoint 2013
15 6 (0.42%) JBoss
16 5 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
17 4 (0.28%) CMS
17 4 (0.28%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 310 (21.69%) MS Excel
2 215 (15.05%) MS Office
3 14 (0.98%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
5 4 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.070%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.070%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.070%) InDesign
7 1 (0.070%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.070%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (0.70%) Summit
3 9 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (0.35%) Maximo
5 2 (0.14%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.14%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.070%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.070%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.070%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.070%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.070%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.070%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 154 (10.78%) Office 365
2 97 (6.79%) Mimecast
3 29 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.68%) IBM PureFlex
5 23 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 19 (1.33%) Symantec.cloud
7 16 (1.12%) SaaS
8 9 (0.63%) Amazon S3
9 8 (0.56%) Google Apps
10 6 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.28%) IaaS
12 1 (0.070%) PaaS
12 1 (0.070%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 445 (31.14%) SAN
2 440 (30.79%) Firewall
3 433 (30.30%) DNS
4 315 (22.04%) DHCP
5 242 (16.93%) TCP/IP
6 170 (11.90%) VPN
7 159 (11.13%) NAS
8 131 (9.17%) WAN
9 127 (8.89%) LAN
10 84 (5.88%) iSCSI
11 80 (5.60%) VLAN
12 79 (5.53%) Wireless
13 73 (5.11%) Cisco ASA
14 52 (3.64%) Fibre Channel
15 50 (3.50%) VoIP
15 50 (3.50%) Internet
16 40 (2.80%) Network Security
17 39 (2.73%) NetScaler
18 37 (2.59%) Wi-Fi
18 37 (2.59%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 291 (20.36%) SQL Server
2 105 (7.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 58 (4.06%) SQL Server 2012
4 45 (3.15%) MySQL
5 33 (2.31%) SQL Server 2005
6 31 (2.17%) DB2
6 31 (2.17%) Oracle Database
7 27 (1.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (1.75%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.68%) Oracle Exadata
9 24 (1.68%) RDBMS
10 13 (0.91%) Data Mining
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.14%) Hadoop
12 2 (0.14%) Big Data
13 1 (0.070%) Oracle Database 12c
13 1 (0.070%) OLAP Cube
13 1 (0.070%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.070%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.070%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (0.49%) MSI
2 5 (0.35%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.35%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.21%) Subversion
3 3 (0.21%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.070%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.070%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.070%) Hudson
4 1 (0.070%) Jenkins
General
1 166 (11.62%) Finance
2 50 (3.50%) Banking
3 41 (2.87%) Marketing
4 38 (2.66%) Law
4 38 (2.66%) Legal
5 33 (2.31%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.03%) Back Office
7 20 (1.40%) Financial Institution
8 16 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.12%) Retail
9 13 (0.91%) Advertising
10 11 (0.77%) Online Betting
11 7 (0.49%) Local Government
12 5 (0.35%) Publishing
13 4 (0.28%) Front Office
13 4 (0.28%) Electronics
13 4 (0.28%) Multimedia
14 3 (0.21%) Games
15 2 (0.14%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.14%) French Language
Job Titles
1 263 (18.40%) Analyst
2 171 (11.97%) Support Engineer
3 140 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 126 (8.82%) Administrator
5 106 (7.42%) Consultant
6 99 (6.93%) Systems Administrator
6 99 (6.93%) Architect
7 82 (5.74%) Support Analyst
8 70 (4.90%) 2nd Line Support
9 66 (4.62%) IT Support
10 56 (3.92%) Team Leader
11 53 (3.71%) Solutions Architect
12 50 (3.50%) Infrastructure Architect
13 48 (3.36%) Service Desk Analyst
13 48 (3.36%) Service Analyst
14 46 (3.22%) 3rd Line Support
14 46 (3.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 45 (3.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 44 (3.08%) Senior Analyst
17 43 (3.01%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.75%) WebSphere MQ
1 25 (1.75%) Middleware
2 24 (1.68%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 13 (0.91%) .NET
3 13 (0.91%) Web Services
4 10 (0.70%) Application Packaging
5 9 (0.63%) MAPI
6 7 (0.49%) COM
7 5 (0.35%) MSMQ
7 5 (0.35%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.35%) Apache FOP
8 4 (0.28%) V-Ray
9 2 (0.14%) XMPP
9 2 (0.14%) HTML
10 1 (0.070%) XML
10 1 (0.070%) CSS
10 1 (0.070%) J2EE
10 1 (0.070%) Ruby on Rails
10 1 (0.070%) Windows SharePoint Services
10 1 (0.070%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 239 (16.72%) Clustering
2 233 (16.31%) Blackberry
3 154 (10.78%) Data Centre
4 100 (7.00%) Analytical Skills
5 77 (5.39%) Replication
6 58 (4.06%) CLARiiON
7 43 (3.01%) Management Information System
8 30 (2.10%) EqualLogic
8 30 (2.10%) HP Storage
9 29 (2.03%) FlexPod
9 29 (2.03%) iPhone
10 28 (1.96%) EMC VNX
11 27 (1.89%) Fat Client
11 27 (1.89%) Thin Client
12 24 (1.68%) Statistics
13 20 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
14 19 (1.33%) Hedge funds
14 19 (1.33%) iPad
15 17 (1.19%) Computer Science
16 16 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1074 (75.16%) Windows
2 514 (35.97%) Windows Server 2008
3 381 (26.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 347 (24.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 282 (19.73%) Linux
6 246 (17.21%) Windows 7
7 150 (10.50%) Windows XP
8 124 (8.68%) UNIX
9 111 (7.77%) Windows 8
10 92 (6.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 74 (5.18%) Android
12 69 (4.83%) Solaris
13 65 (4.55%) Windows Vista
14 64 (4.48%) Apple iOS
15 48 (3.36%) Windows Mobile
16 46 (3.22%) Windows 2000
17 43 (3.01%) Mac OS X
18 41 (2.87%) HPUX
19 40 (2.80%) SUSE
20 37 (2.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 343 (24.00%) ITIL
2 125 (8.75%) Disaster Recovery
3 108 (7.56%) Business Continuity
4 99 (6.93%) Migration
5 95 (6.65%) Service Delivery
6 80 (5.60%) Project Management
7 72 (5.04%) Load Balancing
8 65 (4.55%) PRINCE2
9 64 (4.48%) Mentoring
10 62 (4.34%) Service Management
11 59 (4.13%) Root Cause Analysis
12 57 (3.99%) Incident Management
13 56 (3.92%) Information Security
14 55 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
15 52 (3.64%) Change Control
16 48 (3.36%) High Availability
17 45 (3.15%) SIEM
18 44 (3.08%) Time Management
18 44 (3.08%) Patch Management
19 43 (3.01%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 143 (10.01%) SQL
2 131 (9.17%) PowerShell
3 50 (3.50%) VBScript
4 46 (3.22%) C
5 24 (1.68%) VB
6 23 (1.61%) Perl
7 17 (1.19%) Shell Script
8 15 (1.05%) Python
9 14 (0.98%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.42%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.28%) Java
12 3 (0.21%) Korn
12 3 (0.21%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.21%) C-shell
13 2 (0.14%) PHP
13 2 (0.14%) C#
14 1 (0.070%) C++
14 1 (0.070%) VBA
14 1 (0.070%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 283 (19.80%) Microsoft Certification
2 212 (14.84%) MCSE
3 200 (14.00%) Security Cleared
4 127 (8.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 116 (8.12%) MCSA
6 113 (7.91%) SC Cleared
7 101 (7.07%) MCITP
8 92 (6.44%) MCP
9 90 (6.30%) Cisco Certification
10 85 (5.95%) CCNA
11 81 (5.67%) Degree
12 76 (5.32%) DV Cleared
13 46 (3.22%) CISSP
14 41 (2.87%) Citrix Certification
15 35 (2.45%) CCA
16 31 (2.17%) CCNP
17 17 (1.19%) MCTS
18 15 (1.05%) JNCIA
18 15 (1.05%) CISM
19 13 (0.91%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 187 (13.09%) SLA
2 38 (2.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 33 (2.31%) PCI DSS
4 31 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 17 (1.19%) QA
6 7 (0.49%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.35%) BS25999
7 5 (0.35%) COBIT
8 3 (0.21%) GPG13
9 2 (0.14%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.070%) COSO
System Software
1 780 (54.58%) Active Directory
2 527 (36.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 314 (21.97%) Hyper-V
4 227 (15.89%) vSphere
5 176 (12.32%) XenApp
6 150 (10.50%) VMware ESX
7 105 (7.35%) VMware ESXi
8 72 (5.04%) Terminal Services
9 65 (4.55%) XenServer
10 51 (3.57%) XenDesktop
11 42 (2.94%) vCloud
12 40 (2.80%) UAG
13 37 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 32 (2.24%) ISA Server
15 31 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 30 (2.10%) Forefront TMG
17 28 (1.96%) NFS
18 24 (1.68%) KVM
19 22 (1.54%) Microsoft App-V
20 13 (0.91%) Snort
Systems Management
1 403 (28.20%) Backup Exec
2 328 (22.95%) Norton AntiVirus
3 252 (17.63%) NetBackup
4 174 (12.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 169 (11.83%) SCCM
6 120 (8.40%) WSUS
7 117 (8.19%) SCOM
8 92 (6.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 54 (3.78%) HP Data Protector
10 45 (3.15%) HP SIM
11 36 (2.52%) Hyperic
11 36 (2.52%) Tivoli
12 28 (1.96%) FortiGate
13 22 (1.54%) Nagios
13 22 (1.54%) ARCserve
14 19 (1.33%) SCVMM
14 19 (1.33%) McAfee ePO
15 16 (1.12%) AirWatch
15 16 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 15 (1.05%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 871 (60.95%) Microsoft
2 813 (56.89%) VMware
3 517 (36.18%) Citrix
4 441 (30.86%) HP
5 396 (27.71%) Cisco
6 261 (18.26%) NetApp
7 220 (15.40%) EMC
8 162 (11.34%) Dell
9 147 (10.29%) McAfee
10 145 (10.15%) IBM
11 139 (9.73%) Juniper
12 129 (9.03%) Sophos
13 124 (8.68%) Oracle
14 116 (8.12%) CheckPoint
15 109 (7.63%) Veeam
16 89 (6.23%) Red Hat
17 70 (4.90%) MobileIron
18 65 (4.55%) IronPort
19 64 (4.48%) Brocade
20 62 (4.34%) 3PAR
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 7 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £40000 - £44000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Westbourne Partners
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus + typically financial benefi
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £30000 per annum + 25 days holiday, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45000 - 80000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 per annum + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £36,000 per annum Flex Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £34,000 to £37,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 per annum + Site allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago