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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 469 346 335
Rank change year-on-year
-123 -11
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 562 905 921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.55% 0.85% 0.88%
As % of the Vendors category 1.21% 1.78% 1.85%
Number of salaries quoted 468 763 739
Average salary £42,250 £40,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.62% -0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,350 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £64,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
46373 50710 49747
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.64% 47.26%
Number of salaries quoted 37978 41612 39345
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average 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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 10 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 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
(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 -122 509 £42,000 +5.00% 61
London -111 176 £47,250 +5.00% 24
South East -49 147 £40,000 +4.16% 14
South West -1 54 £37,000 -2.63% 2
Berkshire -26 52 £50,000 +5.26% 4
Yorkshire -15 51 £45,000 +20.00% 4
Surrey -11 49 £29,000 -15.32% 4
West Yorkshire -28 44 £45,000 +12.50% 3
North West -13 42 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Leeds +1 39 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Reading -13 29 £50,000 +5.26% 2
Egham +23 28 £28,000 -13.84% 1
East of England -49 26 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Manchester -4 24 £32,500 -18.75% 3
Wiltshire +3 22 £34,750 -8.55%
City of London -10 22 £50,000 -4.76% 11
West Midlands -19 22 £38,250 -1.92% 8
Scotland +6 19 £44,250 +4.11% 2
Gloucestershire +9 16 £35,000 +25.00% 2
Kent 0 16 £35,000 +40.00% 1
Hampshire +13 14 £42,700 +18.61% 2
Hertfordshire -12 14 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Birmingham 0 11 £41,250 -31.25% 1
Swindon - 11 £42,000 -
Essex -8 10 £33,500 -16.25% 1
Bristol -8 10 £45,000 -
Buckinghamshire -16 10 £32,500 -22.61% 1
Salisbury - 10 £22,500 -
Cheltenham +6 9 £35,000 +25.00% 1
Cheshire +4 9 £27,500 -59.25%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

1 945 (75.42%) Windows
2 724 (57.78%) Microsoft
3 703 (56.11%) Active Directory
4 678 (54.11%) VMware
5 617 (49.24%) Windows Server
6 530 (42.30%) MS Exchange
7 482 (38.47%) Windows Server 2008
8 464 (37.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 399 (31.84%) Cisco
10 394 (31.44%) HP
11 370 (29.53%) Exchange Server 2010
12 364 (29.05%) Linux
13 361 (28.81%) Citrix
14 355 (28.33%) SAN
15 346 (27.61%) Backup Exec
16 335 (26.74%) DNS
17 322 (25.70%) Firewall
18 319 (25.46%) Windows Server 2012
19 316 (25.22%) ITIL
20 315 (25.14%) SQL Server
21 270 (21.55%) MS Excel
22 267 (21.31%) Hyper-V
23 255 (20.35%) NetApp
24 240 (19.15%) SCCM
25 228 (18.20%) Norton AntiVirus
26 226 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
27 220 (17.56%) DHCP
27 220 (17.56%) Windows 7
28 217 (17.32%) NetBackup
29 213 (17.00%) Clustering

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 530 (42.30%) MS Exchange
2 370 (29.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 204 (16.28%) Skype for Business
4 166 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 139 (11.09%) Exchange Server 2007
6 105 (8.38%) SharePoint
7 93 (7.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 80 (6.38%) IIS
9 66 (5.27%) Exchange Server 2003
10 28 (2.23%) Apache
11 23 (1.84%) WebSphere
12 20 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2000
13 18 (1.44%) SharePoint 2013
13 18 (1.44%) Tomcat
14 15 (1.20%) WebLogic
15 10 (0.80%) CloudStack
16 8 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.48%) Exchange Server 5.5
17 6 (0.48%) IBM Notes
17 6 (0.48%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 270 (21.55%) MS Excel
2 133 (10.61%) MS Office
3 11 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (0.80%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.56%) MS Project
6 2 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (0.16%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 16 (1.28%) Faxination
2 11 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
3 8 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
4 7 (0.56%) Dynamics NAV
5 5 (0.40%) assyst
5 5 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
6 4 (0.32%) Bankmaster
7 3 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.16%) Line 500
8 2 (0.16%) MFGPRO
8 2 (0.16%) SAP Business One
8 2 (0.16%) SAP CCM
8 2 (0.16%) SAP ERP
8 2 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
9 1 (0.080%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 1 (0.080%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 111 (8.86%) Office 365
2 36 (2.87%) Amazon AWS
3 35 (2.79%) Microsoft Azure
4 34 (2.71%) Mimecast
5 21 (1.68%) SaaS
6 15 (1.20%) IBM PureFlex
7 9 (0.72%) Google Apps
8 6 (0.48%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
9 4 (0.32%) IaaS
9 4 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 355 (28.33%) SAN
2 335 (26.74%) DNS
3 322 (25.70%) Firewall
4 220 (17.56%) DHCP
5 208 (16.60%) TCP/IP
6 181 (14.45%) VPN
7 145 (11.57%) WAN
8 143 (11.41%) LAN
9 137 (10.93%) NAS
10 72 (5.75%) VLAN
11 70 (5.59%) iSCSI
12 68 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
13 59 (4.71%) Network Security
14 53 (4.23%) Unified Communications
15 45 (3.59%) Fibre Channel
16 42 (3.35%) SSL
17 36 (2.87%) Internet
18 34 (2.71%) VoIP
19 33 (2.63%) Remote Desktop
20 31 (2.47%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 315 (25.14%) SQL Server
2 93 (7.42%) SQL Server 2008
3 77 (6.15%) MySQL
4 74 (5.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 33 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
6 22 (1.76%) Data Mining
7 18 (1.44%) Oracle Database
8 17 (1.36%) DB2
9 16 (1.28%) Oracle Exadata
10 15 (1.20%) Big Data
10 15 (1.20%) RDBMS
10 15 (1.20%) Relational Database
11 11 (0.88%) Hadoop
11 11 (0.88%) MongoDB
12 9 (0.72%) OLAP
12 9 (0.72%) OLAP Cube
12 9 (0.72%) Oracle OLAP
12 9 (0.72%) PowerPivot
13 7 (0.56%) Informix
14 4 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (0.96%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.88%) Git (software)
2 11 (0.88%) Subversion
3 10 (0.80%) JIRA
4 7 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 5 (0.40%) MSI
6 4 (0.32%) Metasploit
6 4 (0.32%) Wise Package Studio
7 3 (0.24%) WinDbg
8 2 (0.16%) AdminStudio
8 2 (0.16%) InstallShield
8 2 (0.16%) Selenium
8 2 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 153 (12.21%) Finance
2 46 (3.67%) Telecoms
3 32 (2.55%) Legal
4 28 (2.23%) Banking
5 27 (2.15%) Back Office
6 23 (1.84%) Marketing
7 20 (1.60%) Law
8 14 (1.12%) Manufacturing
9 10 (0.80%) Retail
10 9 (0.72%) Financial Institution
11 8 (0.64%) Advertising
11 8 (0.64%) Local Government
12 6 (0.48%) Publishing
13 5 (0.40%) Electronics
13 5 (0.40%) Games
14 4 (0.32%) Japanese Language
14 4 (0.32%) Spanish Language
15 3 (0.24%) Automotive
15 3 (0.24%) Billing
16 2 (0.16%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 235 (18.75%) Analyst
2 167 (13.33%) Administrator
3 162 (12.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 140 (11.17%) Systems Administrator
5 124 (9.90%) Architect
6 114 (9.10%) Support Engineer
7 110 (8.78%) Consultant
8 89 (7.10%) Support Analyst
9 71 (5.67%) IT Engineer
10 70 (5.59%) Infrastructure Architect
11 69 (5.51%) 2nd Line Support
12 60 (4.79%) Service Analyst
13 55 (4.39%) IT Support
14 52 (4.15%) Windows Engineer
15 51 (4.07%) Service Desk Analyst
16 43 (3.43%) Senior Analyst
17 42 (3.35%) Senior IT Support
17 42 (3.35%) Solutions Architect
18 41 (3.27%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
19 38 (3.03%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (1.84%) LAMP
2 22 (1.76%) ActiveMQ
2 22 (1.76%) RabbitMQ
3 18 (1.44%) WebSphere MQ
4 17 (1.36%) Middleware
5 15 (1.20%) IBM Integration Bus
6 12 (0.96%) .NET
6 12 (0.96%) MSMQ
6 12 (0.96%) Web Services
7 10 (0.80%) MDX
8 6 (0.48%) Regular Expression
8 6 (0.48%) SAP Basis
9 5 (0.40%) RFC 2822
10 4 (0.32%) COM
10 4 (0.32%) CSS
10 4 (0.32%) RESTful
10 4 (0.32%) Software Packaging
11 3 (0.24%) XMPP
12 2 (0.16%) Visualforce
12 2 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 213 (17.00%) Clustering
2 179 (14.29%) Data Centre
3 158 (12.61%) Blackberry
4 118 (9.42%) Replication
5 81 (6.46%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
7 49 (3.91%) EMC VNX
8 45 (3.59%) Computer Science
9 38 (3.03%) EqualLogic
9 38 (3.03%) Management Information System
10 34 (2.71%) Enterprise Storage
11 26 (2.08%) CLARiiON
12 24 (1.92%) HP Storage
12 24 (1.92%) PKI
13 21 (1.68%) Driving Licence
13 21 (1.68%) iPhone
14 20 (1.60%) FlexPod
14 20 (1.60%) VCE vBlock
15 19 (1.52%) Fat Client
15 19 (1.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 945 (75.42%) Windows
2 617 (49.24%) Windows Server
3 482 (38.47%) Windows Server 2008
4 364 (29.05%) Linux
5 319 (25.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 226 (18.04%) Windows Server 2003
7 220 (17.56%) Windows 7
8 139 (11.09%) Unix
9 127 (10.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 126 (10.06%) Windows 8
11 69 (5.51%) Windows XP
12 59 (4.71%) Solaris
13 39 (3.11%) Android
14 38 (3.03%) Windows Vista
15 36 (2.87%) AIX
16 34 (2.71%) Windows 10
17 29 (2.31%) Apple iOS
18 26 (2.08%) Mac OS X
19 23 (1.84%) Data ONTAP
20 19 (1.52%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 316 (25.22%) ITIL
2 117 (9.34%) Business Continuity
3 103 (8.22%) Load Balancing
4 99 (7.90%) Migration
5 97 (7.74%) High Availability
6 92 (7.34%) Disaster Recovery
7 74 (5.91%) Technical Architecture
8 69 (5.51%) Project Management
9 66 (5.27%) Information Security
9 66 (5.27%) Service Management
10 62 (4.95%) Mentoring
10 62 (4.95%) Service Delivery
11 60 (4.79%) Presales
11 60 (4.79%) Requirements Analysis
12 53 (4.23%) Change Management
13 46 (3.67%) Configuration Management
14 43 (3.43%) Incident Management
14 43 (3.43%) ITIL V3
15 42 (3.35%) Root Cause Analysis
16 41 (3.27%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 163 (13.01%) SQL
2 158 (12.61%) PowerShell
3 73 (5.83%) C
4 42 (3.35%) VBScript
5 24 (1.92%) Python
6 23 (1.84%) Perl
7 21 (1.68%) VB
8 17 (1.36%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.36%) Shell Script
9 16 (1.28%) PHP
10 10 (0.80%) Ruby
11 8 (0.64%) JavaScript
12 6 (0.48%) C++
13 5 (0.40%) Assembly Language
13 5 (0.40%) C#
14 3 (0.24%) ABAP
14 3 (0.24%) AWK
14 3 (0.24%) Java
14 3 (0.24%) sed
14 3 (0.24%) VBA
Qualifications
1 211 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 173 (13.81%) Security Cleared
3 148 (11.81%) MCSE
4 119 (9.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 108 (8.62%) MCP
6 101 (8.06%) MCITP
7 94 (7.50%) Cisco Certification
8 93 (7.42%) Degree
9 82 (6.54%) MCSA
10 63 (5.03%) CISSP
11 62 (4.95%) DV Cleared
12 58 (4.63%) CCNA
13 52 (4.15%) CCNP
14 47 (3.75%) SC Cleared
15 26 (2.08%) CEH
16 25 (2.00%) CCIE
16 25 (2.00%) CCSP
17 24 (1.92%) CCDE
17 24 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
18 23 (1.84%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 177 (14.13%) SLA
2 27 (2.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 26 (2.08%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 23 (1.84%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.48%) GPG13
7 4 (0.32%) COBIT
7 4 (0.32%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.24%) FISMA
8 3 (0.24%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.080%) BS25999
9 1 (0.080%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.080%) QA
System Software
1 703 (56.11%) Active Directory
2 464 (37.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 267 (21.31%) Hyper-V
4 157 (12.53%) vSphere
5 109 (8.70%) XenApp
6 92 (7.34%) VMware ESX
7 58 (4.63%) VMware ESXi
8 41 (3.27%) Terminal Services
9 34 (2.71%) XenDesktop
10 28 (2.23%) NFS
11 23 (1.84%) vCloud
12 19 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
12 19 (1.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 16 (1.28%) KVM
13 16 (1.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 15 (1.20%) Firmware
14 15 (1.20%) ISA Server
15 14 (1.12%) Xen
16 11 (0.88%) ProxySG
16 11 (0.88%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 346 (27.61%) Backup Exec
2 240 (19.15%) SCCM
3 228 (18.20%) Norton AntiVirus
4 217 (17.32%) NetBackup
5 162 (12.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 139 (11.09%) SCOM
7 110 (8.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 103 (8.22%) WSUS
9 75 (5.99%) HP Data Protector
10 59 (4.71%) Hyperic
11 42 (3.35%) HP SIM
12 32 (2.55%) McAfee ePO
13 30 (2.39%) Puppet
14 29 (2.31%) EMC NetWorker
14 29 (2.31%) Nagios
15 27 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
15 27 (2.15%) Tivoli
16 26 (2.08%) Opscode Chef
17 23 (1.84%) Opsview
18 18 (1.44%) Salt
Vendors
1 724 (57.78%) Microsoft
2 678 (54.11%) VMware
3 399 (31.84%) Cisco
4 394 (31.44%) HP
5 361 (28.81%) Citrix
6 255 (20.35%) NetApp
7 203 (16.20%) Dell
8 172 (13.73%) EMC
9 141 (11.25%) Intel Security
10 137 (10.93%) Oracle
11 134 (10.69%) IBM
12 114 (9.10%) Veeam
13 101 (8.06%) Red Hat
14 91 (7.26%) CheckPoint
15 87 (6.94%) Juniper
16 84 (6.70%) SolarWinds
17 75 (5.99%) Sophos
18 54 (4.31%) F5
19 47 (3.75%) 3PAR
20 44 (3.51%) Brocade
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Marcus Donald People
Salary: £15 - £17 per hour
Posted: Yesterday
Woking, Surrey
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
PwC
Salary: Unspecified Competitive + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: c£30,000
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Langley James
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £47000 per annum + ben+training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Jenrick IT
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits pension, health insurance, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + great perks
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: up to 55k + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Connectus
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £24000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Nucleus Global
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 6 days ago
Andover, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago