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 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 393 362 302
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -60
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 708 897 971
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.64% 0.76% 0.89%
As % of the Vendors category 1.37% 1.63% 1.87%
Number of salaries quoted 565 786 775
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £37,800
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% +5.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,470
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,750
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.76%

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
51571 55131 51801
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 46.60% 46.68% 47.70%
Number of salaries quoted 41660 44546 42531
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 £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 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 3 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 -52 664 £39,000 -2.50% 90
London -66 252 £46,000 - 37
South East -19 191 £35,000 - 23
South West +22 75 £39,000 -8.23% 5
Surrey +14 57 £37,250 +6.42% 3
East of England -15 46 £48,750 +39.28% 5
West Midlands -8 43 £38,000 +1.33% 7
City of London -16 42 £47,000 -10.47% 10
Berkshire +7 41 £40,000 -20.00% 12
Wiltshire +24 38 £39,000 +11.42% 2
Hertfordshire +9 38 £48,750 +21.87% 2
Reading +9 33 £40,000 -34.69% 9
Birmingham -3 31 £38,500 -35.83% 4
Buckinghamshire +6 27 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Hampshire -42 27 £35,000 -17.64% 4
Egham +3 25 £37,500 +36.36% 1
North West -12 25 £37,500 +7.14% 10
Scotland +18 24 £45,000 +42.85% 1
Salisbury - 24 £39,000 - 2
Yorkshire -15 20 £30,000 -14.28% 2
West Sussex -17 19 £44,500 +78.00% 1
Milton Keynes -1 17 £40,000 -11.11% 1
Gloucestershire -4 17 £34,000 -26.08% 1
Manchester +3 16 £49,000 +40.00% 2
Edinburgh +21 15 £45,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +5 15 £22,000 +10.00%
Andover -2 13 £35,000 -2.77%
West Yorkshire -5 13 £29,500 -3.27% 1
Welwyn Garden City - 13 £50,000 -
Crawley +12 12 £44,500 -10.10%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 1097 (73.72%) Windows
2 920 (61.83%) Microsoft
3 868 (58.33%) VMware
4 804 (54.03%) Active Directory
5 679 (45.63%) MS Exchange
6 565 (37.97%) VMware Infrastructure
7 536 (36.02%) Citrix
8 529 (35.55%) Windows Server 2008
9 478 (32.12%) SAN
10 470 (31.59%) Firewall
11 466 (31.32%) HP
12 451 (30.31%) DNS
13 438 (29.44%) Cisco
14 417 (28.02%) Backup Exec
15 387 (26.01%) Windows Server 2003
16 381 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2010
16 381 (25.60%) Windows Server 2012
17 355 (23.86%) Norton AntiVirus
18 334 (22.45%) DHCP
19 330 (22.18%) MS Excel
20 328 (22.04%) ITIL
21 320 (21.51%) Hyper-V
22 314 (21.10%) SQL Server
23 298 (20.03%) Microsoft Certification
24 290 (19.49%) Linux
25 254 (17.07%) NetApp
26 252 (16.94%) NetBackup
27 250 (16.80%) Windows 7
28 245 (16.47%) TCP/IP
29 241 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 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
1 679 (45.63%) MS Exchange
2 381 (25.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 241 (16.20%) Exchange Server 2007
4 201 (13.51%) Exchange Server 2003
5 193 (12.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 183 (12.30%) Exchange Server 2013
7 164 (11.02%) IIS
8 162 (10.89%) Lync
9 137 (9.21%) SharePoint
10 35 (2.35%) IBM Notes
11 32 (2.15%) Apache
12 26 (1.75%) WebLogic
13 25 (1.68%) WebSphere
14 23 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2000
15 14 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
16 10 (0.67%) SharePoint 2013
16 10 (0.67%) JBoss
17 6 (0.40%) SAS
18 5 (0.34%) Tomcat
18 5 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 330 (22.18%) MS Excel
2 224 (15.05%) MS Office
3 16 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (0.27%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.067%) SOLIDWORKS
7 1 (0.067%) SPSS
7 1 (0.067%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 18 (1.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.54%) Summit
3 7 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (0.40%) Maximo
5 3 (0.20%) SAP CCM
5 3 (0.20%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.13%) Cognos TM1
7 1 (0.067%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.067%) assyst
7 1 (0.067%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.067%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 129 (8.67%) Office 365
2 89 (5.98%) Mimecast
3 31 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (1.61%) IBM PureFlex
5 23 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
6 15 (1.01%) SaaS
7 14 (0.94%) Symantec.cloud
8 11 (0.74%) Cloud Computing
9 9 (0.60%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.34%) Google Apps
11 3 (0.20%) IaaS
12 1 (0.067%) Route 53
12 1 (0.067%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 478 (32.12%) SAN
2 470 (31.59%) Firewall
3 451 (30.31%) DNS
4 334 (22.45%) DHCP
5 245 (16.47%) TCP/IP
6 192 (12.90%) VPN
7 154 (10.35%) NAS
8 131 (8.80%) WAN
9 127 (8.53%) LAN
10 84 (5.65%) VLAN
11 82 (5.51%) iSCSI
12 80 (5.38%) Wireless
13 71 (4.77%) Cisco ASA
14 56 (3.76%) Fibre Channel
15 53 (3.56%) Network Security
16 52 (3.49%) VoIP
17 49 (3.29%) Internet
18 41 (2.76%) NetScaler
19 39 (2.62%) SSL
20 36 (2.42%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 314 (21.10%) SQL Server
2 106 (7.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 55 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 47 (3.16%) MySQL
5 40 (2.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 34 (2.28%) DB2
6 34 (2.28%) Oracle Database
7 31 (2.08%) SQL Server 2000
8 25 (1.68%) Relational Database
9 24 (1.61%) RDBMS
9 24 (1.61%) Oracle Exadata
10 11 (0.74%) Data Mining
11 9 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
12 2 (0.13%) Big Data
12 2 (0.13%) Hadoop
13 1 (0.067%) MongoDB
13 1 (0.067%) Apache Cassandra
13 1 (0.067%) NoSQL
13 1 (0.067%) Oracle Database 10g
13 1 (0.067%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (0.47%) MSI
1 7 (0.47%) WinDbg
2 6 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 6 (0.40%) InstallShield
3 3 (0.20%) Subversion
3 3 (0.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.13%) Metasploit
5 1 (0.067%) Hudson
5 1 (0.067%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.067%) Visual Studio
General
1 169 (11.36%) Finance
2 47 (3.16%) Banking
3 43 (2.89%) Marketing
4 39 (2.62%) Law
5 36 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 35 (2.35%) Legal
7 29 (1.95%) Back Office
8 19 (1.28%) Financial Institution
8 19 (1.28%) Manufacturing
9 18 (1.21%) Retail
10 15 (1.01%) Advertising
11 8 (0.54%) Online Betting
12 5 (0.34%) Local Government
12 5 (0.34%) Publishing
13 4 (0.27%) Front Office
13 4 (0.27%) Electronics
13 4 (0.27%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.13%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.13%) French Language
14 2 (0.13%) German Language
Job Titles
1 267 (17.94%) Analyst
2 179 (12.03%) Support Engineer
3 163 (10.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 128 (8.60%) Administrator
5 116 (7.80%) Consultant
6 104 (6.99%) Systems Administrator
7 103 (6.92%) Architect
8 80 (5.38%) Support Analyst
9 65 (4.37%) 2nd Line Support
10 62 (4.17%) IT Support
11 60 (4.03%) 3rd Line Support
12 55 (3.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 55 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
13 50 (3.36%) Technical Support
14 49 (3.29%) Infrastructure Architect
15 48 (3.23%) Team Leader
16 47 (3.16%) Service Desk Analyst
16 47 (3.16%) Service Analyst
17 46 (3.09%) Network Engineer
18 45 (3.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (1.68%) WebSphere MQ
1 25 (1.68%) Middleware
2 24 (1.61%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 22 (1.48%) .NET
4 14 (0.94%) HTML
5 12 (0.81%) Web Services
5 12 (0.81%) Application Packaging
6 10 (0.67%) MAPI
7 8 (0.54%) MSMQ
8 6 (0.40%) COM
9 5 (0.34%) Apache FOP
10 4 (0.27%) .NET Framework
10 4 (0.27%) V-Ray
11 2 (0.13%) J2EE
12 1 (0.067%) CSS
12 1 (0.067%) XML
12 1 (0.067%) LAMP
12 1 (0.067%) Ruby on Rails
12 1 (0.067%) Windows SharePoint Services
12 1 (0.067%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 231 (15.52%) Blackberry
2 226 (15.19%) Clustering
3 181 (12.16%) Data Centre
4 98 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
5 76 (5.11%) Replication
6 51 (3.43%) CLARiiON
7 46 (3.09%) Management Information System
8 34 (2.28%) FlexPod
9 33 (2.22%) EMC VNX
10 31 (2.08%) iPhone
11 28 (1.88%) Thin Client
11 28 (1.88%) Fat Client
12 27 (1.81%) HP Storage
13 26 (1.75%) EqualLogic
14 21 (1.41%) iPad
15 20 (1.34%) Statistics
16 19 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
16 19 (1.28%) Hedge funds
17 17 (1.14%) Client/Server
18 16 (1.08%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 1097 (73.72%) Windows
2 529 (35.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 387 (26.01%) Windows Server 2003
4 381 (25.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 290 (19.49%) Linux
6 250 (16.80%) Windows 7
7 180 (12.10%) Windows XP
8 137 (9.21%) UNIX
9 115 (7.73%) Windows 8
10 102 (6.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 83 (5.58%) Windows Vista
12 77 (5.17%) Solaris
13 62 (4.17%) Android
14 50 (3.36%) Apple iOS
14 50 (3.36%) Windows 2000
15 49 (3.29%) HPUX
16 47 (3.16%) SUSE
17 44 (2.96%) Mac OS X
18 43 (2.89%) AIX
19 35 (2.35%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 328 (22.04%) ITIL
2 158 (10.62%) Disaster Recovery
3 125 (8.40%) Business Continuity
4 105 (7.06%) Migration
5 98 (6.59%) Service Delivery
6 88 (5.91%) Project Management
7 77 (5.17%) Load Balancing
8 67 (4.50%) Information Security
9 61 (4.10%) Mentoring
10 59 (3.97%) Change Control
11 55 (3.70%) Incident Management
12 54 (3.63%) Service Management
13 53 (3.56%) PRINCE2
13 53 (3.56%) Kalman Filter
14 51 (3.43%) Technical Architecture
15 50 (3.36%) Time Management
16 49 (3.29%) Change Management
17 48 (3.23%) CRM
17 48 (3.23%) Root Cause Analysis
18 46 (3.09%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 158 (10.62%) SQL
2 124 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 49 (3.29%) C
4 42 (2.82%) VBScript
5 35 (2.35%) VB
6 31 (2.08%) Perl
7 28 (1.88%) Shell Script
8 22 (1.48%) Python
9 18 (1.21%) Bash Shell
10 6 (0.40%) JavaScript
11 4 (0.27%) Java
12 3 (0.20%) Korn
12 3 (0.20%) Bourne shell
12 3 (0.20%) C-shell
13 2 (0.13%) VB.NET
13 2 (0.13%) C#
13 2 (0.13%) PHP
14 1 (0.067%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.067%) C++
14 1 (0.067%) VBA
Qualifications
1 298 (20.03%) Microsoft Certification
2 228 (15.32%) MCSE
3 210 (14.11%) Security Cleared
4 150 (10.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 124 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 116 (7.80%) MCSA
7 109 (7.33%) Cisco Certification
8 105 (7.06%) CCNA
9 95 (6.38%) MCITP
10 94 (6.32%) MCP
11 86 (5.78%) DV Cleared
12 85 (5.71%) Degree
13 62 (4.17%) Citrix Certification
14 57 (3.83%) CCA
15 46 (3.09%) CISSP
16 28 (1.88%) CCNP
17 24 (1.61%) NCDA
17 24 (1.61%) JNCIA
18 19 (1.28%) MCTS
19 15 (1.01%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 190 (12.77%) SLA
2 33 (2.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 31 (2.08%) PCI DSS
4 28 (1.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (1.01%) QA
6 6 (0.40%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.34%) BS25999
8 3 (0.20%) COBIT
8 3 (0.20%) GPG13
9 2 (0.13%) ISO 9000
10 1 (0.067%) COSO
System Software
1 804 (54.03%) Active Directory
2 565 (37.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 320 (21.51%) Hyper-V
4 227 (15.26%) vSphere
5 202 (13.58%) XenApp
6 155 (10.42%) VMware ESX
7 99 (6.65%) VMware ESXi
8 82 (5.51%) Terminal Services
9 73 (4.91%) XenServer
10 61 (4.10%) XenDesktop
11 47 (3.16%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 46 (3.09%) vCloud
13 39 (2.62%) UAG
14 36 (2.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 31 (2.08%) NFS
16 30 (2.02%) Microsoft App-V
17 27 (1.81%) ISA Server
18 26 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
19 24 (1.61%) KVM
20 18 (1.21%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 417 (28.02%) Backup Exec
2 355 (23.86%) Norton AntiVirus
3 252 (16.94%) NetBackup
4 176 (11.83%) SCCM
5 159 (10.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 123 (8.27%) SCOM
7 118 (7.93%) WSUS
8 90 (6.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 46 (3.09%) HP Data Protector
10 44 (2.96%) HP SIM
11 34 (2.28%) Hyperic
11 34 (2.28%) Tivoli
12 28 (1.88%) Nagios
12 28 (1.88%) FortiGate
13 23 (1.55%) ARCserve
14 21 (1.41%) McAfee ePO
15 19 (1.28%) Opsview
16 17 (1.14%) Puppet
16 17 (1.14%) Cisco UCCX
17 15 (1.01%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 920 (61.83%) Microsoft
2 868 (58.33%) VMware
3 536 (36.02%) Citrix
4 466 (31.32%) HP
5 438 (29.44%) Cisco
6 254 (17.07%) NetApp
7 218 (14.65%) EMC
8 170 (11.42%) Dell
9 154 (10.35%) McAfee
10 149 (10.01%) IBM
10 149 (10.01%) Juniper
11 139 (9.34%) CheckPoint
12 127 (8.53%) Oracle
12 127 (8.53%) Veeam
13 123 (8.27%) Sophos
14 105 (7.06%) Red Hat
15 67 (4.50%) IronPort
16 66 (4.44%) 3PAR
17 65 (4.37%) Brocade
17 65 (4.37%) Veritas
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 8 hours ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Premier IT
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum + Benefits package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
NES IT
Salary: pension etc
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Blues Point Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Surrey
Computer People
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Esher, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Greythorn
Salary: bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Havant, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £48,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £47,000 to £47,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum (package)
Posted: Yesterday
Croydon, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum plus overtime and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £28,000 to £32,000 per annum Flexible Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Cheshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Sungard Financial Systems
Salary: From £23,000 to £30,000 per annum + Discretionary Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hull, North Humberside
Spring Technology
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 per annum + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Bonus, Benefits
Posted: Yesterday