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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 519 435 382
Rank change year-on-year
-84 -53
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 446 700 867
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.46% 0.63% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.03% 1.37% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 367 571 756
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,200 £67,500 £62,500
UK excluding London median 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
43313 51228 54492
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 44.22% 46.46% 46.82%
Number of salaries quoted 35195 41404 43733
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
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 £41,990 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +4.97%

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 -85 413 £42,500 +6.25% 30
London -45 164 £45,000 -5.26% 11
South East -25 112 £35,000 -6.66% 6
City of London +66 43 £45,000 -8.16% 5
South West -6 39 £40,500 +3.84% 2
Surrey -1 30 £49,250 +31.33%
East of England +11 28 £40,000 +5.96% 2
West Midlands -14 28 £46,000 +21.05% 3
Berkshire -8 22 £35,000 -12.50% 1
Yorkshire +31 19 £33,000 +13.79% 4
Oxfordshire -9 19 £31,000 +12.72%
Birmingham -17 19 £46,250 +17.08% 1
West Yorkshire +20 18 £33,000 +50.00% 1
Wales +15 14 £40,000 +5.26%
South Wales - 14 £40,000 -
Scotland -9 13 £40,500 -10.00%
Wiltshire -15 13 £45,000 +15.38% 2
Kent +24 12 £35,750 +19.16%
East Midlands +22 12 £45,000 +41.73%
North West +5 12 £46,250 +23.33% 2
Leeds +29 11 £35,250 +43.87% 1
Hertfordshire 0 11 £55,000 +41.93% 1
Hampshire -10 11 £28,000 -20.00% 1
Lincolnshire - 11 £45,000 -
Spalding - 11 £45,000 -
Bristol +27 10 £40,000 -11.11%
Egham +14 10 £28,000 -25.33%
Chippenham +2 10 £44,250 +40.47% 1
Manchester -7 10 £50,000 +2.04%
Abingdon -9 10 £31,000 +37.77%

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 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.

1 699 (71.47%) Windows
2 605 (61.86%) VMware
3 573 (58.59%) Microsoft
4 499 (51.02%) Active Directory
5 430 (43.97%) Windows Server
6 396 (40.49%) MS Exchange
7 358 (36.61%) VMware Infrastructure
8 335 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
9 305 (31.19%) Backup Exec
10 293 (29.96%) Norton AntiVirus
11 286 (29.24%) HP
12 285 (29.14%) Cisco
13 281 (28.73%) Firewall
14 258 (26.38%) SAN
15 240 (24.54%) Linux
16 230 (23.52%) ITIL
16 230 (23.52%) Citrix
17 229 (23.42%) Windows 7
17 229 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
18 222 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2010
19 217 (22.19%) DNS
20 203 (20.76%) SQL Server
21 189 (19.33%) NetBackup
22 185 (18.92%) Hyper-V
23 181 (18.51%) MS Excel
24 179 (18.30%) Windows Server 2003
25 163 (16.67%) VPN
26 161 (16.46%) DHCP
27 156 (15.95%) vSphere
28 150 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 396 (40.49%) MS Exchange
2 222 (22.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 100 (10.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 98 (10.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 82 (8.38%) IIS
6 77 (7.87%) SharePoint
7 73 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 60 (6.13%) Skype for Business
9 49 (5.01%) Apache
10 44 (4.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 29 (2.97%) Tomcat
12 21 (2.15%) SharePoint 2010
13 20 (2.04%) JBoss
14 17 (1.74%) Exchange Server 2000
15 16 (1.64%) nginx
16 7 (0.72%) SharePoint 2013
17 6 (0.61%) IBM Notes
18 5 (0.51%) CMS
18 5 (0.51%) WebSphere
19 4 (0.41%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 181 (18.51%) MS Excel
2 132 (13.50%) MS Office
3 18 (1.84%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.10%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 16 (1.64%) assyst
2 6 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.51%) Bankmaster
3 5 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.51%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.20%) FastStats
5 1 (0.10%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.10%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 93 (9.51%) Office 365
2 52 (5.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 40 (4.09%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (2.97%) Mimecast
5 9 (0.92%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (0.72%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.61%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.61%) IaaS
8 5 (0.51%) Dropbox
9 4 (0.41%) Google Apps
9 4 (0.41%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 281 (28.73%) Firewall
2 258 (26.38%) SAN
3 217 (22.19%) DNS
4 163 (16.67%) VPN
5 161 (16.46%) DHCP
6 136 (13.91%) TCP/IP
7 119 (12.17%) WAN
8 106 (10.84%) LAN
9 86 (8.79%) NAS
10 69 (7.06%) Cisco ASA
10 69 (7.06%) Network Security
11 58 (5.93%) VLAN
12 55 (5.62%) VoIP
13 52 (5.32%) Wireless
14 38 (3.89%) SSL
15 29 (2.97%) Internet
16 28 (2.86%) Remote Desktop
17 27 (2.76%) Wi-Fi
18 26 (2.66%) iSCSI
19 25 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (20.76%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (4.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 36 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 28 (2.86%) MySQL
6 14 (1.43%) Hadoop
7 9 (0.92%) Big Data
8 7 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
8 7 (0.72%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.51%) MariaDB
9 5 (0.51%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
10 4 (0.41%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (0.20%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.20%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.20%) Looker
11 2 (0.20%) PostgreSQL
12 1 (0.10%) Apache Hive
12 1 (0.10%) Firebird
12 1 (0.10%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 16 (1.64%) Vagrant
2 8 (0.82%) Git (software)
2 8 (0.82%) InstallShield
2 8 (0.82%) MSI
2 8 (0.82%) WinDbg
3 7 (0.72%) Subversion
4 5 (0.51%) JIRA
5 4 (0.41%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.31%) Metasploit
7 1 (0.10%) Burp Suite
7 1 (0.10%) Redmine
General
1 146 (14.93%) Finance
2 40 (4.09%) Legal
3 23 (2.35%) Banking
3 23 (2.35%) Telecoms
4 19 (1.94%) Financial Institution
5 18 (1.84%) Back Office
6 14 (1.43%) Law
7 13 (1.33%) Publishing
8 12 (1.23%) Local Government
9 9 (0.92%) Retail
10 8 (0.82%) Advertising
10 8 (0.82%) Games
11 7 (0.72%) Investment Banking
11 7 (0.72%) Marketing
12 5 (0.51%) Manufacturing
13 2 (0.20%) Aerospace
13 2 (0.20%) Automotive
13 2 (0.20%) Billing
13 2 (0.20%) Electronics
13 2 (0.20%) Korean Language
Job Titles
1 180 (18.40%) Analyst
2 166 (16.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 126 (12.88%) Support Engineer
4 71 (7.26%) Administrator
4 71 (7.26%) Support Analyst
5 64 (6.54%) IT Engineer
6 63 (6.44%) Backup Engineer
7 60 (6.13%) Desktop Support
8 58 (5.93%) 3rd Line Support
8 58 (5.93%) Consultant
9 56 (5.73%) Server Engineer
9 56 (5.73%) Systems Administrator
10 54 (5.52%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 52 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support
12 51 (5.21%) Storage Engineer
12 51 (5.21%) VMware Engineer
13 50 (5.11%) Security Engineer
14 46 (4.70%) Architect
15 44 (4.50%) Exchange Engineer
16 37 (3.78%) Linux Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (2.25%) Web Services
2 15 (1.53%) .NET
3 7 (0.72%) ActiveMQ
3 7 (0.72%) COM
3 7 (0.72%) RabbitMQ
4 5 (0.51%) CGI
4 5 (0.51%) LAMP
5 4 (0.41%) Middleware
5 4 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.31%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.31%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.31%) SAP Basis
6 3 (0.31%) XMPP
7 2 (0.20%) HTML
7 2 (0.20%) HTML5
8 1 (0.10%) CSS
8 1 (0.10%) CSS3
8 1 (0.10%) LESS
8 1 (0.10%) MDX
8 1 (0.10%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 121 (12.37%) Data Centre
2 118 (12.07%) Clustering
3 77 (7.87%) Blackberry
4 59 (6.03%) Replication
5 54 (5.52%) Analytical Skills
6 45 (4.60%) Management Information System
7 35 (3.58%) HP Storage
8 27 (2.76%) Driving Licence
9 25 (2.56%) iPhone
10 24 (2.45%) iPad
11 23 (2.35%) PKI
12 22 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
13 21 (2.15%) EMC VNX
14 20 (2.04%) Virtual Team
15 15 (1.53%) EqualLogic
16 13 (1.33%) Public Cloud
17 9 (0.92%) Fintech
18 8 (0.82%) Cybercrime
18 8 (0.82%) Data Protection Act
18 8 (0.82%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 699 (71.47%) Windows
2 430 (43.97%) Windows Server
3 335 (34.25%) Windows Server 2008
4 240 (24.54%) Linux
5 229 (23.42%) Windows 7
5 229 (23.42%) Windows Server 2012
6 179 (18.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 114 (11.66%) Windows 8
8 96 (9.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 82 (8.38%) Windows 10
10 80 (8.18%) Unix
11 62 (6.34%) Windows XP
12 43 (4.40%) Windows Vista
13 28 (2.86%) Android
14 26 (2.66%) Windows 2000
15 21 (2.15%) Solaris
16 20 (2.04%) Mac OS X
17 19 (1.94%) CentOS
18 18 (1.84%) Mac OS
19 16 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (23.52%) ITIL
2 89 (9.10%) Disaster Recovery
3 64 (6.54%) Information Security
4 60 (6.13%) High Availability
5 56 (5.73%) SIEM
6 54 (5.52%) Load Balancing
7 49 (5.01%) Migration
8 45 (4.60%) Data Protection
9 44 (4.50%) Problem Management
10 43 (4.40%) Security Operations
11 40 (4.09%) Service Delivery
11 40 (4.09%) Service Management
12 38 (3.89%) Business Continuity
13 37 (3.78%) Project Management
14 36 (3.68%) Cybersecurity
15 35 (3.58%) Kalman Filter
16 32 (3.27%) Change Control
16 32 (3.27%) Incident Management
17 31 (3.17%) Change Management
17 31 (3.17%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 130 (13.29%) PowerShell
2 102 (10.43%) SQL
3 52 (5.32%) C
4 40 (4.09%) VBScript
5 36 (3.68%) VB
6 30 (3.07%) Python
7 18 (1.84%) Bash Shell
8 17 (1.74%) Shell Script
9 9 (0.92%) Perl
10 5 (0.51%) C#
10 5 (0.51%) Java
10 5 (0.51%) KiXtart
11 4 (0.41%) C++
11 4 (0.41%) Ruby
12 3 (0.31%) AWK
12 3 (0.31%) sed
13 2 (0.20%) PHP
14 1 (0.10%) ECMAScript
14 1 (0.10%) JavaScript
14 1 (0.10%) LINC
Qualifications
1 150 (15.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 129 (13.19%) Security Cleared
3 113 (11.55%) Cisco Certification
4 110 (11.25%) MCSE
5 92 (9.41%) CCNA
6 88 (9.00%) SC Cleared
7 71 (7.26%) MCSA
8 67 (6.85%) CISSP
9 58 (5.93%) Degree
10 55 (5.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 46 (4.70%) MCITP
12 35 (3.58%) CISM
13 33 (3.37%) CCNP
13 33 (3.37%) MCP
13 33 (3.37%) SANS
14 30 (3.07%) CEH
15 24 (2.45%) ITIL Certification
16 21 (2.15%) CCIE
17 14 (1.43%) Security+ Certification
17 14 (1.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (13.50%) SLA
2 54 (5.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (1.74%) QA
4 13 (1.33%) PCI DSS
5 8 (0.82%) ISO27002
6 7 (0.72%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 5 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.41%) GPG13
8 4 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 3 (0.31%) FISMA
10 2 (0.20%) Data Quality
11 1 (0.10%) SAS 70
System Software
1 499 (51.02%) Active Directory
2 358 (36.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 185 (18.92%) Hyper-V
4 156 (15.95%) vSphere
5 115 (11.76%) XenApp
6 87 (8.90%) VMware ESX
7 84 (8.59%) VMware ESXi
8 58 (5.93%) XenDesktop
9 42 (4.29%) Terminal Services
10 37 (3.78%) Microsoft App-V
11 28 (2.86%) Virtual Machines
12 25 (2.56%) Virtual Servers
13 22 (2.25%) XenServer
14 19 (1.94%) vCloud
15 18 (1.84%) Docker
15 18 (1.84%) NFS
16 14 (1.43%) BitLocker
16 14 (1.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 10 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 10 (1.02%) iptables
Systems Management
1 305 (31.19%) Backup Exec
2 293 (29.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 189 (19.33%) NetBackup
4 124 (12.68%) SCCM
5 95 (9.71%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 82 (8.38%) SCOM
7 79 (8.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 62 (6.34%) WSUS
9 49 (5.01%) HP Data Protector
10 32 (3.27%) Puppet
11 31 (3.17%) AirWatch
11 31 (3.17%) HP SIM
11 31 (3.17%) McAfee ePO
12 28 (2.86%) Microsoft Clustering
13 27 (2.76%) Nagios
13 27 (2.76%) Opscode Chef
14 24 (2.45%) Failover Clustering
14 24 (2.45%) QRadar
15 23 (2.35%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 22 (2.25%) Nessus
Vendors
1 605 (61.86%) VMware
2 573 (58.59%) Microsoft
3 286 (29.24%) HP
4 285 (29.14%) Cisco
5 230 (23.52%) Citrix
6 139 (14.21%) Veeam
7 137 (14.01%) NetApp
8 116 (11.86%) IBM
9 115 (11.76%) Dell
10 104 (10.63%) Intel Security
11 97 (9.92%) Red Hat
12 73 (7.46%) Juniper
13 72 (7.36%) Sophos
14 71 (7.26%) Oracle
15 70 (7.16%) EMC
16 65 (6.65%) CheckPoint
17 56 (5.73%) Veritas
18 51 (5.21%) SonicWALL
19 50 (5.11%) SolarWinds
20 41 (4.19%) Altiris
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £35000 - £41000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Chessington, Surrey
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: 19 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40500 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000.00 - £23000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
QVC
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 21 hours ago
Burnley, Lancashire
Robert Walters
Posted: Yesterday
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000-50,000
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Networking People
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £25,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford
Michael Page Technology
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Barnsley
Edward Carter Solutions
Salary: £26,000 - £29,000 per year
Posted: 8 days ago
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £30,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
Via Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £17000 - £24500 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
City, London
Henderson Drake
Salary: Bonus + Pension + Insurance + Dental + Health + Holiday
Posted: 13 hours ago
South East
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Advento Staffing Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago
South West London
Retail Trust
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 27 days ago
Luton
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £74000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: 13 days ago