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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 385 357 327
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -30
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 726 852 855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.73% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 1.43% 1.56% 1.70%
Number of salaries quoted 589 732 673
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

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
50696 54467 50406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.68% 46.78% 47.38%
Number of salaries quoted 41538 43168 41214
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 £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 -35 665 £42,500 - 97
London -50 271 £47,500 +5.55% 30
South East -13 176 £40,000 - 26
Surrey +32 73 £45,000 +38.46% 10
South West +9 59 £39,500 +64.58% 10
Yorkshire -12 39 £40,000 +3.22% 5
City of London -29 38 £47,500 -1.04% 10
North West -5 37 £37,000 -3.26% 8
Wiltshire +25 36 £39,000 +65.95% 3
West Midlands -8 36 £38,000 -4.40% 4
Berkshire +15 33 £50,000 - 6
Scotland +28 30 £39,000 +4.00% 4
Salisbury - 28 £37,500 - 3
Egham +14 27 £45,000 +63.63% 1
East of England -24 27 £40,000 +23.07% 9
Manchester +11 26 £37,500 -16.66% 4
West Yorkshire -12 26 £42,000 +12.00% 3
Leeds -5 25 £42,000 +12.00% 2
Hampshire -15 23 £37,000 -12.94% 1
Edinburgh +14 20 £45,000 - 2
Birmingham -3 20 £41,000 -1.20% 3
West Sussex -14 19 £44,500 +18.66% 1
Hertfordshire -5 17 £41,250 -17.50% 6
Reading -9 16 £50,000 -4.76% 3
Buckinghamshire -21 16 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Milton Keynes -7 15 £37,500 -18.03% 2
Crawley -1 13 £44,500 -7.77% 1
Gloucestershire -12 11 £40,500 -11.95% 6
Cheshire -8 10 £37,500 -1.96% 2
Guildford +6 9 £37,500 -6.25%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 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 1014 (73.75%) Windows
2 810 (58.91%) Microsoft
3 762 (55.42%) VMware
4 748 (54.40%) Active Directory
5 597 (43.42%) MS Exchange
6 509 (37.02%) VMware Infrastructure
7 495 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 478 (34.76%) Citrix
9 418 (30.40%) HP
10 416 (30.25%) Firewall
11 405 (29.45%) SAN
12 399 (29.02%) DNS
13 381 (27.71%) Cisco
13 381 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
14 377 (27.42%) Backup Exec
15 355 (25.82%) Exchange Server 2010
16 348 (25.31%) ITIL
17 316 (22.98%) Norton AntiVirus
18 299 (21.75%) Linux
19 298 (21.67%) DHCP
20 295 (21.45%) Hyper-V
21 288 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
22 270 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
23 268 (19.49%) SQL Server
24 263 (19.13%) MS Excel
24 263 (19.13%) NetApp
25 258 (18.76%) NetBackup
26 242 (17.60%) Clustering
27 229 (16.65%) Windows 7
28 219 (15.93%) Security Cleared

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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
1 597 (43.42%) MS Exchange
2 355 (25.82%) Exchange Server 2010
3 182 (13.24%) Exchange Server 2007
4 174 (12.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 168 (12.22%) Exchange Server 2013
6 161 (11.71%) Lync
7 152 (11.05%) IIS
8 130 (9.45%) Exchange Server 2003
9 104 (7.56%) SharePoint
10 25 (1.82%) WebLogic
10 25 (1.82%) WebSphere
11 22 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2000
11 22 (1.60%) Apache
12 19 (1.38%) IBM Notes
13 13 (0.95%) SharePoint 2010
13 13 (0.95%) SharePoint 2013
14 6 (0.44%) SharePoint Server
15 4 (0.29%) MS Project Server
16 3 (0.22%) WorkSite
16 3 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 263 (19.13%) MS Excel
2 184 (13.38%) MS Office
3 17 (1.24%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.36%) AutoCAD
4 5 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.22%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.22%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.073%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.073%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.073%) InDesign
7 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 18 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (0.87%) Summit
3 10 (0.73%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.29%) Maximo
5 3 (0.22%) SAP CCM
5 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.15%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.073%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.073%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.073%) assyst
7 1 (0.073%) Agresso
7 1 (0.073%) MFGPRO
7 1 (0.073%) Sage 200
7 1 (0.073%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 160 (11.64%) Office 365
2 89 (6.47%) Mimecast
3 33 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
4 31 (2.25%) Amazon AWS
5 24 (1.75%) IBM PureFlex
6 21 (1.53%) SaaS
7 17 (1.24%) Symantec.cloud
8 12 (0.87%) Google Apps
9 7 (0.51%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
11 4 (0.29%) IaaS
12 3 (0.22%) PaaS
13 2 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
14 1 (0.073%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 416 (30.25%) Firewall
2 405 (29.45%) SAN
3 399 (29.02%) DNS
4 298 (21.67%) DHCP
5 217 (15.78%) TCP/IP
6 157 (11.42%) VPN
7 150 (10.91%) NAS
8 141 (10.25%) WAN
9 131 (9.53%) LAN
10 76 (5.53%) Cisco ASA
11 75 (5.45%) Wireless
12 74 (5.38%) VLAN
13 72 (5.24%) iSCSI
14 52 (3.78%) VoIP
15 45 (3.27%) Skype
16 44 (3.20%) Fibre Channel
17 43 (3.13%) Network Security
18 37 (2.69%) Wi-Fi
19 35 (2.55%) NetScaler
20 33 (2.40%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 268 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 96 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
3 57 (4.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 50 (3.64%) MySQL
5 32 (2.33%) DB2
6 26 (1.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 25 (1.82%) Oracle Database
8 24 (1.75%) Relational Database
8 24 (1.75%) Oracle Exadata
8 24 (1.75%) RDBMS
9 20 (1.45%) SQL Server 2000
10 18 (1.31%) Data Mining
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle OLAP
11 3 (0.22%) OLAP
11 3 (0.22%) OLAP Cube
12 2 (0.15%) Oracle Reports
12 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (0.15%) Big Data
13 1 (0.073%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.073%) InterSystems Cache
Development Applications
1 8 (0.58%) MSI
2 5 (0.36%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.36%) WinDbg
3 3 (0.22%) Subversion
3 3 (0.22%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 1 (0.073%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.073%) AdminStudio
General
1 145 (10.55%) Finance
2 47 (3.42%) Banking
3 45 (3.27%) Marketing
4 37 (2.69%) Law
5 36 (2.62%) Legal
6 35 (2.55%) Telecoms
7 27 (1.96%) Back Office
8 19 (1.38%) Financial Institution
9 16 (1.16%) Retail
10 15 (1.09%) Manufacturing
11 11 (0.80%) Online Betting
12 9 (0.65%) Advertising
13 8 (0.58%) Local Government
14 5 (0.36%) Publishing
15 4 (0.29%) Games
15 4 (0.29%) Front Office
15 4 (0.29%) Electronics
15 4 (0.29%) Multimedia
16 2 (0.15%) Investment Banking
16 2 (0.15%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 244 (17.75%) Analyst
2 152 (11.05%) Support Engineer
2 152 (11.05%) Administrator
3 132 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 118 (8.58%) Systems Administrator
5 109 (7.93%) Consultant
6 104 (7.56%) Architect
7 69 (5.02%) Support Analyst
8 65 (4.73%) Team Leader
9 61 (4.44%) IT Support
10 58 (4.22%) Infrastructure Architect
11 57 (4.15%) 2nd Line Support
12 52 (3.78%) Solutions Architect
13 46 (3.35%) Security Analyst
13 46 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
14 42 (3.05%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 39 (2.84%) Technical Support
15 39 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
16 38 (2.76%) Systems Engineer
16 38 (2.76%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.82%) WebSphere MQ
1 25 (1.82%) Middleware
2 24 (1.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 14 (1.02%) Web Services
4 8 (0.58%) COM
4 8 (0.58%) Application Packaging
5 7 (0.51%) .NET
5 7 (0.51%) MAPI
6 5 (0.36%) XMPP
7 4 (0.29%) SAP Basis
7 4 (0.29%) Apache FOP
7 4 (0.29%) V-Ray
8 3 (0.22%) CSS
8 3 (0.22%) MSMQ
8 3 (0.22%) LAMP
9 2 (0.15%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.15%) ActiveMQ
9 2 (0.15%) .NET Framework
9 2 (0.15%) RabbitMQ
9 2 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 242 (17.60%) Clustering
2 209 (15.20%) Blackberry
3 159 (11.56%) Data Centre
4 106 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
5 79 (5.75%) Replication
6 53 (3.85%) CLARiiON
7 39 (2.84%) Management Information System
8 32 (2.33%) EqualLogic
9 28 (2.04%) HP Storage
10 26 (1.89%) EMC VNX
11 25 (1.82%) FlexPod
12 24 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
13 22 (1.60%) iPhone
13 22 (1.60%) Statistics
14 21 (1.53%) Computer Science
15 17 (1.24%) CMDB
15 17 (1.24%) Fat Client
15 17 (1.24%) Thin Client
16 14 (1.02%) Hedge funds
17 13 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1014 (73.75%) Windows
2 495 (36.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 381 (27.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 299 (21.75%) Linux
5 288 (20.95%) Windows Server 2003
6 229 (16.65%) Windows 7
7 131 (9.53%) UNIX
8 95 (6.91%) Windows XP
9 94 (6.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 84 (6.11%) Windows 8
11 76 (5.53%) Android
12 72 (5.24%) Solaris
13 62 (4.51%) Apple iOS
14 46 (3.35%) Windows Mobile
14 46 (3.35%) Mac OS X
15 41 (2.98%) Windows Vista
16 39 (2.84%) HPUX
17 38 (2.76%) AIX
17 38 (2.76%) Windows 2000
18 34 (2.47%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 348 (25.31%) ITIL
2 115 (8.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 115 (8.36%) Migration
3 101 (7.35%) Business Continuity
4 85 (6.18%) Load Balancing
5 79 (5.75%) Project Management
6 73 (5.31%) Mentoring
7 68 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
7 68 (4.95%) Service Management
7 68 (4.95%) PRINCE2
8 67 (4.87%) Incident Management
9 64 (4.65%) Service Delivery
10 62 (4.51%) Technical Architecture
11 57 (4.15%) SIEM
12 56 (4.07%) High Availability
12 56 (4.07%) Information Security
13 48 (3.49%) Change Control
14 44 (3.20%) Configuration Management
15 43 (3.13%) Asset Management
15 43 (3.13%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 144 (10.47%) PowerShell
2 113 (8.22%) SQL
3 52 (3.78%) VBScript
4 50 (3.64%) C
5 24 (1.75%) VB
6 17 (1.24%) Perl
7 14 (1.02%) Python
8 13 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 11 (0.80%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.29%) R
10 4 (0.29%) PHP
10 4 (0.29%) Java
11 3 (0.22%) JavaScript
12 2 (0.15%) VBA
13 1 (0.073%) C#
13 1 (0.073%) C++
13 1 (0.073%) Korn
13 1 (0.073%) Bourne shell
13 1 (0.073%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 270 (19.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 219 (15.93%) Security Cleared
3 201 (14.62%) MCSE
4 125 (9.09%) MCSA
5 121 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 112 (8.15%) MCITP
7 106 (7.71%) SC Cleared
7 106 (7.71%) MCP
8 79 (5.75%) Degree
9 77 (5.60%) Cisco Certification
10 75 (5.45%) DV Cleared
11 67 (4.87%) CCNA
12 53 (3.85%) CISSP
13 32 (2.33%) CCNP
14 27 (1.96%) Citrix Certification
15 18 (1.31%) CCA
16 15 (1.09%) CISM
17 14 (1.02%) MCTS
18 12 (0.87%) GCIH
19 11 (0.80%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (13.16%) SLA
2 42 (3.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 36 (2.62%) PCI DSS
4 26 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 16 (1.16%) QA
6 8 (0.58%) COBIT
7 5 (0.36%) BS25999
8 4 (0.29%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.29%) GPG13
9 1 (0.073%) COSO
9 1 (0.073%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 748 (54.40%) Active Directory
2 509 (37.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 295 (21.45%) Hyper-V
4 205 (14.91%) vSphere
5 137 (9.96%) XenApp
5 137 (9.96%) VMware ESX
6 95 (6.91%) VMware ESXi
7 50 (3.64%) Terminal Services
8 49 (3.56%) XenServer
9 47 (3.42%) XenDesktop
10 41 (2.98%) UAG
11 38 (2.76%) vCloud
12 36 (2.62%) ISA Server
13 33 (2.40%) Forefront TMG
14 30 (2.18%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 24 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 24 (1.75%) KVM
16 21 (1.53%) NFS
17 19 (1.38%) Terminal Server
18 18 (1.31%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 377 (27.42%) Backup Exec
2 316 (22.98%) Norton AntiVirus
3 258 (18.76%) NetBackup
4 198 (14.40%) SCCM
5 187 (13.60%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 131 (9.53%) SCOM
7 122 (8.87%) WSUS
8 106 (7.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 68 (4.95%) HP Data Protector
10 48 (3.49%) HP SIM
11 43 (3.13%) Hyperic
12 36 (2.62%) Tivoli
13 28 (2.04%) ARCserve
14 27 (1.96%) AirWatch
15 25 (1.82%) FortiGate
16 24 (1.75%) XenMobile
17 22 (1.60%) SCVMM
18 21 (1.53%) McAfee ePO
19 19 (1.38%) Nagios
20 18 (1.31%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 810 (58.91%) Microsoft
2 762 (55.42%) VMware
3 478 (34.76%) Citrix
4 418 (30.40%) HP
5 381 (27.71%) Cisco
6 263 (19.13%) NetApp
7 213 (15.49%) EMC
8 156 (11.35%) Dell
9 147 (10.69%) McAfee
10 138 (10.04%) IBM
11 131 (9.53%) Sophos
12 129 (9.38%) Oracle
13 125 (9.09%) Juniper
14 112 (8.15%) CheckPoint
15 98 (7.13%) Veeam
16 83 (6.04%) Red Hat
17 75 (5.45%) MobileIron
18 65 (4.73%) Brocade
19 62 (4.51%) Websense
20 60 (4.36%) SolarWinds
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Hollywood Bowl
Salary: £80,000 per annum with 30% bonus
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Intelligent Media
Posted: 15 hours ago
Alness, Ross-Shire
83Zero
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum €65k - €90k + Bonus + Bens + RSUs
Posted: 16 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum £50k - £70k + Bonus + Bens + RSU
Posted: 16 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 21 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £32000 - £34000 per annum + including car allowance
Posted: 21 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
UK
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 21 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £33000 per annum + Company Car
Posted: 21 hours ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: To £80k OTE £160k, Car Allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Limited
Posted: Yesterday
United Kingdom
Polar Recruitment Services Limited
Salary: Car & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £14000.00 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago