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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 371 319 333
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +14
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 766 949 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.85% 0.78%
As % of the Vendors category 1.51% 1.80% 1.61%
Number of salaries quoted 606 756 657
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,600 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -1.38%

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
50801 52655 52912
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.21% 47.03% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 41076 41889 43249
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 £71,500 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -30 746 £40,000 -3.32% 79
London -2 320 £47,500 - 34
South East -11 195 £38,500 -3.75% 9
East of England -7 71 £40,000 +23.07% 9
City of London -18 69 £45,750 -8.50% 6
Berkshire +6 65 £44,000 +6.02% 3
Surrey +36 56 £33,500 +3.07% 1
North West +3 56 £40,000 +25.00% 4
Reading +13 53 £40,000 -11.11% 2
Yorkshire -5 47 £40,000 +33.33% 6
West Yorkshire -8 41 £40,000 +33.33% 5
Manchester +15 39 £40,000 +17.64% 2
Hertfordshire +17 37 £22,000 -35.29% 4
South West -28 37 £38,000 -10.58% 6
Hemel Hempstead +7 31 £23,000 -44.24% 4
Hampshire -23 25 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Buckinghamshire -23 24 £46,250 +10.11%
Leeds +10 23 £37,500 -5.78% 3
Milton Keynes -15 23 £45,000 +2.85%
Halifax +11 18 £40,000 +33.33%
Cambridgeshire +6 15 £40,000 -9.09% 3
Gloucestershire -13 15 £30,750 -32.41% 2
West Midlands -57 15 £40,000 -6.54% 5
Bedfordshire +9 14 £40,000 +33.33%
Cheshire -6 13 £45,000 +59.29% 1
Andover - 13 £35,000 - 1
Cambridge +8 12 £35,000 -20.45% 2
Egham - 12 £30,250 -
Kent +27 11 £30,000 -
West Sussex +14 11 £27,500 -26.66%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 1289 (75.16%) Windows
2 1101 (64.20%) Microsoft
3 983 (57.32%) VMware
4 889 (51.84%) Active Directory
5 810 (47.23%) MS Exchange
6 659 (38.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 637 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 605 (35.28%) Cisco
9 595 (34.69%) SAN
10 582 (33.94%) HP
11 581 (33.88%) Citrix
12 537 (31.31%) DNS
13 535 (31.20%) Firewall
14 508 (29.62%) Backup Exec
15 479 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
16 444 (25.89%) Exchange Server 2010
17 436 (25.42%) Norton AntiVirus
18 422 (24.61%) MS Excel
19 410 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
20 397 (23.15%) DHCP
21 375 (21.87%) ITIL
22 363 (21.17%) TCP/IP
23 349 (20.35%) SQL Server
24 336 (19.59%) Windows 7
25 324 (18.89%) Hyper-V
26 323 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
27 318 (18.54%) MS Office
28 316 (18.43%) NetApp
29 315 (18.37%) Linux
30 303 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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
1 810 (47.23%) MS Exchange
2 444 (25.89%) Exchange Server 2010
3 303 (17.67%) Exchange Server 2007
4 234 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 204 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
6 182 (10.61%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 158 (9.21%) Lync
8 157 (9.15%) IIS
9 141 (8.22%) SharePoint
10 37 (2.16%) WebSphere
11 35 (2.04%) WebLogic
12 33 (1.92%) IBM Notes
13 28 (1.63%) Apache
14 18 (1.05%) Lotus Domino
15 17 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2000
16 14 (0.82%) SAS
17 13 (0.76%) JBoss
17 13 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
18 12 (0.70%) Commerce Server
18 12 (0.70%) CMS
Applications
1 422 (24.61%) MS Excel
2 318 (18.54%) MS Office
3 18 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 14 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.47%) S-PLUS
6 5 (0.29%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.23%) MS Project
8 2 (0.12%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.058%) Revit
9 1 (0.058%) SPSS
9 1 (0.058%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 9 (0.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (0.35%) Maximo
3 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.17%) Eikon
4 3 (0.17%) Front Arena
5 2 (0.12%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.12%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.12%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.12%) Sage 50
6 1 (0.058%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.058%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 103 (6.01%) Office 365
2 15 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.47%) Amazon S3
5 7 (0.41%) SaaS
6 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.12%) IaaS
8 1 (0.058%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 595 (34.69%) SAN
2 537 (31.31%) DNS
3 535 (31.20%) Firewall
4 397 (23.15%) DHCP
5 363 (21.17%) TCP/IP
6 230 (13.41%) VPN
7 190 (11.08%) WAN
8 184 (10.73%) LAN
9 167 (9.74%) NAS
10 107 (6.24%) Wireless
11 104 (6.06%) iSCSI
12 88 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
13 80 (4.66%) Fibre Channel
14 78 (4.55%) VLAN
14 78 (4.55%) Internet
15 76 (4.43%) Network Security
16 51 (2.97%) VoIP
17 50 (2.92%) SMTP
18 41 (2.39%) NetScaler
19 39 (2.27%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 349 (20.35%) SQL Server
2 114 (6.65%) SQL Server 2008
3 51 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
3 51 (2.97%) SQL Server 2012
4 49 (2.86%) Oracle Database
5 46 (2.68%) DB2
6 41 (2.39%) SQL Server 2000
7 37 (2.16%) MySQL
8 36 (2.10%) Relational Database
9 33 (1.92%) RDBMS
10 32 (1.87%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (0.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.29%) Ingres
13 4 (0.23%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
14 2 (0.12%) Big Data
14 2 (0.12%) Hadoop
15 1 (0.058%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.058%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.058%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 10 (0.58%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (0.35%) MSI
2 6 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (0.23%) WinDbg
4 3 (0.17%) InstallShield
5 2 (0.12%) Metasploit
5 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.058%) Hudson
6 1 (0.058%) Jenkins
General
1 272 (15.86%) Finance
2 54 (3.15%) Banking
3 46 (2.68%) Telecoms
4 41 (2.39%) Legal
5 32 (1.87%) Marketing
6 28 (1.63%) Law
7 25 (1.46%) Financial Institution
8 24 (1.40%) Advertising
9 21 (1.22%) Back Office
10 17 (0.99%) Retail
11 16 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 10 (0.58%) German Language
13 9 (0.52%) Investment Banking
14 7 (0.41%) French Language
15 5 (0.29%) Multimedia
15 5 (0.29%) Italian Language
16 4 (0.23%) Publishing
16 4 (0.23%) Games
17 2 (0.12%) International Banking
17 2 (0.12%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 286 (16.68%) Analyst
2 226 (13.18%) Support Engineer
3 204 (11.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 130 (7.58%) Consultant
5 118 (6.88%) Administrator
6 107 (6.24%) 3rd Line Support
6 107 (6.24%) Architect
7 101 (5.89%) Support Analyst
8 96 (5.60%) Technical Support
9 93 (5.42%) Systems Administrator
10 87 (5.07%) IT Support
11 79 (4.61%) 2nd Line Support
12 75 (4.37%) Solutions Architect
13 65 (3.79%) Systems Engineer
14 62 (3.62%) Network Engineer
14 62 (3.62%) Service Analyst
14 62 (3.62%) Service Desk Analyst
15 56 (3.27%) Security Engineer
16 54 (3.15%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 53 (3.09%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (2.97%) .NET
2 49 (2.86%) Middleware
3 36 (2.10%) WebSphere MQ
4 23 (1.34%) HTML
5 20 (1.17%) Application Packaging
6 15 (0.87%) MSMQ
7 14 (0.82%) Web Services
8 12 (0.70%) MAPI
8 12 (0.70%) .NET Framework
9 5 (0.29%) Apache FOP
10 3 (0.17%) J2EE
10 3 (0.17%) COM
11 2 (0.12%) SAML
11 2 (0.12%) XMPP
12 1 (0.058%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.058%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 1 (0.058%) X-Windows
12 1 (0.058%) XML
12 1 (0.058%) jQuery
12 1 (0.058%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 259 (15.10%) Blackberry
2 189 (11.02%) Clustering
3 92 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
4 87 (5.07%) Management Information System
5 81 (4.72%) Replication
6 60 (3.50%) Thin Client
6 60 (3.50%) Fat Client
7 57 (3.32%) iPhone
8 47 (2.74%) FlexPod
9 36 (2.10%) CLARiiON
10 35 (2.04%) iPad
11 23 (1.34%) Hedge funds
12 20 (1.17%) Client/Server
13 19 (1.11%) PKI
13 19 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
13 19 (1.11%) PDA
14 15 (0.87%) Robotics
14 15 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
15 12 (0.70%) EqualLogic
15 12 (0.70%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1289 (75.16%) Windows
2 637 (37.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 479 (27.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 410 (23.91%) Windows Server 2012
5 336 (19.59%) Windows 7
6 315 (18.37%) Linux
7 222 (12.94%) Windows XP
8 204 (11.90%) Windows 8
9 165 (9.62%) UNIX
10 122 (7.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 120 (7.00%) Solaris
12 105 (6.12%) Windows Vista
13 64 (3.73%) SUSE
13 64 (3.73%) HPUX
14 60 (3.50%) AIX
15 58 (3.38%) Windows 2000
16 50 (2.92%) Android
17 48 (2.80%) Mac OS X
18 34 (1.98%) OS/400
19 32 (1.87%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 375 (21.87%) ITIL
2 172 (10.03%) Disaster Recovery
3 127 (7.41%) Business Continuity
4 126 (7.35%) Migration
5 122 (7.11%) Project Management
6 121 (7.06%) Service Delivery
7 106 (6.18%) Kalman Filter
8 74 (4.31%) Load Balancing
9 72 (4.20%) Information Security
10 60 (3.50%) Change Control
11 59 (3.44%) Asset Management
12 56 (3.27%) Infrastructure Management
13 55 (3.21%) Mentoring
14 54 (3.15%) Change Management
15 53 (3.09%) Data Management
15 53 (3.09%) Time Management
16 44 (2.57%) Service Management
16 44 (2.57%) Configuration Management
17 43 (2.51%) BCP
18 41 (2.39%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 223 (13.00%) SQL
2 147 (8.57%) PowerShell
3 55 (3.21%) Perl
4 49 (2.86%) VBScript
4 49 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 39 (2.27%) C
6 36 (2.10%) VB
7 22 (1.28%) Python
7 22 (1.28%) Bash Shell
8 19 (1.11%) VB.NET
9 7 (0.41%) Korn
10 6 (0.35%) JavaScript
11 5 (0.29%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.17%) C-shell
12 3 (0.17%) C#
12 3 (0.17%) R
13 2 (0.12%) Java
14 1 (0.058%) C++
14 1 (0.058%) PHP
14 1 (0.058%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 323 (18.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 242 (14.11%) MCSE
3 172 (10.03%) Security Cleared
4 167 (9.74%) Cisco Certification
5 155 (9.04%) CCNA
6 152 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 126 (7.35%) SC Cleared
8 98 (5.71%) Degree
8 98 (5.71%) MCP
9 92 (5.36%) MCSA
10 77 (4.49%) Citrix Certification
11 76 (4.43%) MCITP
12 71 (4.14%) CCA
13 64 (3.73%) DV Cleared
14 47 (2.74%) CISSP
15 41 (2.39%) CCNP
16 38 (2.22%) NCDA
17 27 (1.57%) JNCIA
18 26 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
19 20 (1.17%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 230 (13.41%) SLA
2 32 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 20 (1.17%) ISO 9001
4 16 (0.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 13 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 9 (0.52%) QA
7 6 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.058%) BS25999
System Software
1 889 (51.84%) Active Directory
2 659 (38.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 324 (18.89%) Hyper-V
4 267 (15.57%) XenApp
5 247 (14.40%) vSphere
6 162 (9.45%) VMware ESX
7 117 (6.82%) Terminal Services
8 100 (5.83%) VMware ESXi
9 98 (5.71%) XenDesktop
10 72 (4.20%) XenServer
11 70 (4.08%) vCloud
12 45 (2.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 40 (2.33%) NFS
14 32 (1.87%) KVM
15 27 (1.57%) Microsoft App-V
16 25 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 23 (1.34%) Snort
18 21 (1.22%) Veritas Cluster Server
19 19 (1.11%) MetaFrame
20 15 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 508 (29.62%) Backup Exec
2 436 (25.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 267 (15.57%) NetBackup
4 197 (11.49%) SCCM
5 159 (9.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 135 (7.87%) SCOM
7 123 (7.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 102 (5.95%) WSUS
9 49 (2.86%) Tivoli
10 41 (2.39%) McAfee ePO
11 40 (2.33%) HP Data Protector
12 37 (2.16%) HP SIM
13 35 (2.04%) Nagios
14 34 (1.98%) FortiGate
15 31 (1.81%) ARCserve
16 30 (1.75%) SCDPM
17 25 (1.46%) Puppet
18 22 (1.28%) Opsview
19 19 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
19 19 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1101 (64.20%) Microsoft
2 983 (57.32%) VMware
3 605 (35.28%) Cisco
4 582 (33.94%) HP
5 581 (33.88%) Citrix
6 316 (18.43%) NetApp
7 266 (15.51%) EMC
8 234 (13.64%) Dell
9 207 (12.07%) IBM
10 193 (11.25%) McAfee
11 179 (10.44%) Veeam
12 178 (10.38%) Juniper
13 168 (9.80%) CheckPoint
14 138 (8.05%) Red Hat
15 118 (6.88%) Oracle
16 104 (6.06%) Veritas
17 97 (5.66%) Sophos
17 97 (5.66%) Brocade
18 83 (4.84%) IronPort
19 73 (4.26%) Apple
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Salary: £47000 - £49000 per annum + bonus and benefits
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Salary: £43000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £53k - 56k per year
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Canary Wharf and City
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum plus benefits including health club
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Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + BONUS/BENEFITS
Posted: 3 days ago
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Polar Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £48000 per annum + + Benefits
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Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
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