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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

3 months to
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 524 425 396
Rank change year-on-year
-99 -29
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 424 697 795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.44% 0.64% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 1.02% 1.41% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 332 564 675
Median salary £38,500 £42,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.41% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%

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
41726 49431 53404
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 43.63% 45.66% 47.36%
Number of salaries quoted 33620 40547 42231
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 27 September 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -86 403 £38,000 -10.58% 27
South East -15 116 £35,000 -17.64% 9
London -107 103 £42,500 -10.52% 7
West Midlands +22 58 £35,000 -7.89% 1
Surrey -12 40 £50,500 +12.22% 1
Berkshire +15 38 £35,000 -30.00% 4
South West -18 37 £40,500 +1.25% 3
Birmingham -1 36 £35,000 -14.63%
East of England +21 32 £41,875 +8.06% 1
Yorkshire -4 26 £40,500 -3.57% 1
Hampshire +7 22 £28,000 -24.32% 1
West Yorkshire +6 22 £41,500 -1.19% 1
Reading +13 19 £42,500 -26.08% 3
City of London +28 18 £45,000 -5.26% 2
Wiltshire -10 18 £43,500 +11.53%
Bracknell +12 17 £35,000 -41.66%
East Midlands +18 16 £37,500 +4.16% 1
Leeds +8 15 £37,500 -11.76% 1
Hertfordshire +14 14 £45,000 +12.50%
North West -15 14 £36,000 -1.36% 3
Nottingham +9 13 £36,000 -
Nottinghamshire +4 13 £36,000 -
Egham -5 12 £30,250 -32.77%
Chippenham - 12 £43,500 -
Dorset - 12 £28,000 -
Solihull +21 11 £46,000 +48.38%
Cheshire +36 10 £36,000 +24.13% 1
Peterborough +23 10 £33,750 -
Cambridgeshire +16 10 £33,750 +8.87%
Wakefield -7 9 £51,250 +132.95%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 2016, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Symantec.

1 597 (67.08%) Windows
2 565 (63.48%) VMware
3 517 (58.09%) Microsoft
4 451 (50.67%) Active Directory
5 375 (42.13%) VMware Infrastructure
6 354 (39.78%) Windows Server
7 333 (37.42%) MS Exchange
8 273 (30.67%) Firewall
9 264 (29.66%) Norton AntiVirus
10 262 (29.44%) HP
11 260 (29.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 257 (28.88%) Cisco
13 246 (27.64%) Backup Exec
14 221 (24.83%) SAN
15 199 (22.36%) Windows 7
16 195 (21.91%) DNS
17 193 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
18 189 (21.24%) Linux
19 188 (21.12%) Citrix
20 186 (20.90%) ITIL
21 182 (20.45%) SQL Server
22 175 (19.66%) Hyper-V
23 172 (19.33%) VPN
24 171 (19.21%) Veeam
25 163 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
26 152 (17.08%) MS Excel
27 149 (16.74%) NetBackup
28 141 (15.84%) TCP/IP
29 140 (15.73%) WAN
30 137 (15.39%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 333 (37.42%) MS Exchange
2 163 (18.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 94 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2007
3 94 (10.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 90 (10.11%) IIS
5 76 (8.54%) SharePoint
6 58 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2003
7 55 (6.18%) Apache
8 53 (5.96%) Skype for Business
9 36 (4.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (2.47%) Tomcat
11 21 (2.36%) nginx
11 21 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
12 19 (2.13%) JBoss
13 7 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2000
13 7 (0.79%) IBM Notes
14 6 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
15 4 (0.45%) IBM Domino
16 3 (0.34%) WebLogic
17 2 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 152 (17.08%) MS Excel
2 97 (10.90%) MS Office
3 10 (1.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.34%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 25 (2.81%) assyst
2 5 (0.56%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.22%) Bankmaster
5 1 (0.11%) Misys Opics
5 1 (0.11%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 93 (10.45%) Office 365
2 56 (6.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (3.71%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (3.37%) Mimecast
5 10 (1.12%) OneDrive
6 9 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.67%) IaaS
9 5 (0.56%) Dropbox
10 4 (0.45%) Google Apps
11 2 (0.22%) iTunes
11 2 (0.22%) SaaS
12 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 273 (30.67%) Firewall
2 221 (24.83%) SAN
3 195 (21.91%) DNS
4 172 (19.33%) VPN
5 141 (15.84%) TCP/IP
6 140 (15.73%) WAN
7 137 (15.39%) DHCP
8 133 (14.94%) LAN
9 74 (8.31%) Network Security
10 72 (8.09%) Cisco ASA
10 72 (8.09%) SSL
11 63 (7.08%) VoIP
12 61 (6.85%) NAS
12 61 (6.85%) VLAN
13 48 (5.39%) Wireless
14 36 (4.04%) Remote Desktop
15 34 (3.82%) HTTP
16 28 (3.15%) MPLS
17 27 (3.03%) SMTP
18 23 (2.58%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 44 (4.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (4.04%) SQL Server 2012
4 24 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 15 (1.69%) MySQL
6 10 (1.12%) MariaDB
7 6 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (0.67%) Hadoop
7 6 (0.67%) Oracle Database
8 4 (0.45%) Big Data
8 4 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Exadata
9 3 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (0.11%) Apache Hive
11 1 (0.11%) Data Mining
11 1 (0.11%) DB2
11 1 (0.11%) MongoDB
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 21 (2.36%) Vagrant
2 8 (0.90%) InstallShield
2 8 (0.90%) MSI
2 8 (0.90%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.34%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.22%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.22%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.22%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.11%) Burp Suite
5 1 (0.11%) JIRA
5 1 (0.11%) Redmine
5 1 (0.11%) Subversion
General
1 128 (14.38%) Finance
2 29 (3.26%) Legal
3 21 (2.36%) Banking
3 21 (2.36%) Telecoms
4 17 (1.91%) Back Office
4 17 (1.91%) Law
5 14 (1.57%) Local Government
6 13 (1.46%) Financial Institution
6 13 (1.46%) Marketing
7 7 (0.79%) Publishing
7 7 (0.79%) Retail
8 6 (0.67%) Games
8 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.22%) Advertising
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.11%) Automotive
11 1 (0.11%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.11%) Electronics
11 1 (0.11%) German Language
Job Titles
1 164 (18.43%) Analyst
2 142 (15.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 118 (13.26%) Support Engineer
4 79 (8.88%) IT Engineer
5 70 (7.87%) Administrator
6 60 (6.74%) Backup Engineer
7 59 (6.63%) 3rd Line Support
7 59 (6.63%) Security Engineer
8 58 (6.52%) Support Analyst
9 56 (6.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 55 (6.18%) Systems Administrator
11 54 (6.07%) Architect
11 54 (6.07%) Server Engineer
12 51 (5.73%) 2nd Line Support
12 51 (5.73%) Consultant
13 47 (5.28%) IT Analyst
14 43 (4.83%) Desktop Support
15 41 (4.61%) Storage Engineer
16 40 (4.49%) Security Analyst
16 40 (4.49%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (2.81%) Web Services
2 11 (1.24%) .NET
3 6 (0.67%) CGI
4 5 (0.56%) 802.1X
5 3 (0.34%) COM
5 3 (0.34%) Middleware
5 3 (0.34%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.22%) HTML
6 2 (0.22%) HTML5
6 2 (0.22%) XMPP
7 1 (0.11%) ActiveMQ
7 1 (0.11%) RabbitMQ
7 1 (0.11%) WAP
7 1 (0.11%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.11%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 126 (14.16%) Data Centre
2 98 (11.01%) Clustering
3 67 (7.53%) Blackberry
4 51 (5.73%) Replication
5 48 (5.39%) Analytical Skills
6 38 (4.27%) Management Information System
7 25 (2.81%) Virtual Team
8 24 (2.70%) HP Storage
9 23 (2.58%) Driving Licence
10 17 (1.91%) iPad
10 17 (1.91%) User Experience
11 16 (1.80%) iPhone
12 14 (1.57%) EMC VNX
13 13 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
14 12 (1.35%) Statistics
15 11 (1.24%) Public Cloud
16 10 (1.12%) CESG
16 10 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
16 10 (1.12%) PKI
16 10 (1.12%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 597 (67.08%) Windows
2 354 (39.78%) Windows Server
3 260 (29.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 199 (22.36%) Windows 7
5 193 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 189 (21.24%) Linux
7 133 (14.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 83 (9.33%) Windows 8
9 73 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 71 (7.98%) Unix
11 69 (7.75%) Windows 10
12 36 (4.04%) Windows XP
13 22 (2.47%) Windows Vista
14 19 (2.13%) Mac OS X
15 17 (1.91%) Android
16 16 (1.80%) Solaris
17 15 (1.69%) Windows 2000 Server
18 14 (1.57%) CentOS
19 13 (1.46%) Debian
20 9 (1.01%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 186 (20.90%) ITIL
2 87 (9.78%) Disaster Recovery
3 67 (7.53%) Load Balancing
4 51 (5.73%) Change Control
5 50 (5.62%) Data Protection
5 50 (5.62%) High Availability
5 50 (5.62%) SIEM
6 48 (5.39%) Problem Management
7 47 (5.28%) Information Security
8 45 (5.06%) Presales
9 44 (4.94%) Security Operations
10 40 (4.49%) Incident Management
11 37 (4.16%) Technical Architecture
12 34 (3.82%) Asset Management
13 33 (3.71%) Mentoring
13 33 (3.71%) Project Management
13 33 (3.71%) Software Licensing
14 32 (3.60%) Business Continuity
14 32 (3.60%) Migration
15 31 (3.48%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 113 (12.70%) PowerShell
2 75 (8.43%) SQL
3 41 (4.61%) C
4 30 (3.37%) VBScript
5 22 (2.47%) VB
6 18 (2.02%) Python
7 11 (1.24%) Shell Script
8 7 (0.79%) Java
8 7 (0.79%) Perl
9 5 (0.56%) Bash Shell
10 3 (0.34%) C#
11 2 (0.22%) Ruby
12 1 (0.11%) Assembly Language
12 1 (0.11%) C++
12 1 (0.11%) KiXtart
12 1 (0.11%) LINC
12 1 (0.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 126 (14.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 97 (10.90%) Security Cleared
3 93 (10.45%) MCSE
4 89 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
5 81 (9.10%) CCNA
6 69 (7.75%) SC Cleared
7 63 (7.08%) MCSA
8 52 (5.84%) CISSP
9 51 (5.73%) Degree
10 45 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 42 (4.72%) MCITP
12 38 (4.27%) MCP
13 30 (3.37%) SANS
14 21 (2.36%) CCNP
15 19 (2.13%) CEH
16 18 (2.02%) CCIE
17 17 (1.91%) CISM
18 16 (1.80%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
19 12 (1.35%) MCTS
19 12 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (14.38%) SLA
2 51 (5.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.13%) PCI DSS
4 15 (1.69%) QA
5 8 (0.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 5 (0.56%) ISO27002
7 4 (0.45%) GPG13
7 4 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.22%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 451 (50.67%) Active Directory
2 375 (42.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 175 (19.66%) Hyper-V
4 119 (13.37%) vSphere
5 78 (8.76%) XenApp
6 68 (7.64%) VMware ESXi
7 57 (6.40%) VMware ESX
7 57 (6.40%) XenDesktop
8 37 (4.16%) Terminal Services
9 32 (3.60%) Virtual Servers
10 29 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
11 26 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
12 21 (2.36%) Docker
13 18 (2.02%) XenServer
14 16 (1.80%) vCloud
15 14 (1.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 14 (1.57%) NFS
16 10 (1.12%) iptables
16 10 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
17 9 (1.01%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 264 (29.66%) Norton AntiVirus
2 246 (27.64%) Backup Exec
3 149 (16.74%) NetBackup
4 113 (12.70%) SCCM
5 85 (9.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 73 (8.20%) SCOM
7 71 (7.98%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 51 (5.73%) WSUS
9 34 (3.82%) HP Data Protector
10 31 (3.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 29 (3.26%) Nagios
12 28 (3.15%) Tivoli
13 27 (3.03%) QRadar
14 26 (2.92%) AirWatch
14 26 (2.92%) Opscode Chef
14 26 (2.92%) Puppet
15 24 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
16 21 (2.36%) HP SIM
17 20 (2.25%) Failover Clustering
18 19 (2.13%) Nessus
Vendors
1 565 (63.48%) VMware
2 517 (58.09%) Microsoft
3 262 (29.44%) HP
4 257 (28.88%) Cisco
5 188 (21.12%) Citrix
6 171 (19.21%) Veeam
7 123 (13.82%) NetApp
8 114 (12.81%) IBM
9 112 (12.58%) Intel Security
10 101 (11.35%) Dell
11 84 (9.44%) Juniper
12 82 (9.21%) Red Hat
13 78 (8.76%) EMC
14 71 (7.98%) CheckPoint
15 68 (7.64%) Oracle
16 61 (6.85%) Sophos
17 51 (5.73%) Brocade
17 51 (5.73%) Veritas
18 49 (5.51%) SonicWALL
19 47 (5.28%) Altiris
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum Up to £32,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Berkshire
ninesharp
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + bonus, pension, health insurance
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: £20,020 per annum inc private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Farfetch
Posted: 7 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Somerbys IT
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum dependent upon experience
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol Area
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Glasgow
Wipro
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Knowsley, Liverpool
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Chiswick Park, London, UK
QVC
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Crewe
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago