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 4 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
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 339 314 350
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +36
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 853 939 790
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.88% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 1.69% 1.86% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 709 747 600
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.40%

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
50364 50379 51572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.34% 47.21% 48.21%
Number of salaries quoted 40994 39871 42471
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
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 4 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 4 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 -27 822 £40,000 -4.99% 62
London -13 337 £44,000 -7.36% 18
South East +14 220 £36,000 -11.11% 16
City of London -3 83 £51,250 -2.38% 4
Surrey +52 76 £33,500 +8.06% 5
East of England -13 70 £40,000 +17.64% 4
Berkshire +5 68 £43,000 +3.61% 6
North West +3 61 £40,000 +43.49% 9
Yorkshire +1 58 £40,000 +42.85% 2
West Yorkshire -4 50 £40,000 +42.85% 2
South West -21 46 £38,000 -13.14% 6
Reading +5 45 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Manchester +6 36 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Hertfordshire +1 30 £40,500 +15.71% 4
Hemel Hempstead +6 27 £45,000 +35.33% 2
Leeds +2 27 £37,500 +33.92% 2
Hampshire -24 25 £35,000 +16.66% 2
Buckinghamshire -8 23 £42,000 -
Halifax +14 22 £41,250 +37.50%
Milton Keynes -11 22 £42,000 -3.44%
West Midlands -48 22 £40,000 -11.11% 5
Cheshire +6 20 £67,500 +138.93% 7
Bedfordshire +12 17 £40,000 +28.00%
Wiltshire +11 17 £38,000 +61.70% 1
Cambridgeshire -7 17 £40,000 -9.09%
Dorking - 16 £21,000 -
Gloucestershire -22 15 £28,000 -39.13% 4
West Sussex +11 14 £29,000 -23.68% 2
Cambridge -1 13 £35,000 -20.45%
Bristol +6 12 £45,000 +65.13% 1

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 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 1363 (75.01%) Windows
2 1176 (64.72%) Microsoft
3 1042 (57.35%) VMware
4 961 (52.89%) Active Directory
5 873 (48.05%) MS Exchange
6 727 (40.01%) VMware Infrastructure
7 671 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
8 639 (35.17%) Cisco
9 626 (34.45%) SAN
10 623 (34.29%) Citrix
11 572 (31.48%) DNS
12 571 (31.43%) Firewall
13 569 (31.32%) HP
14 539 (29.66%) Backup Exec
15 517 (28.45%) Windows Server 2003
16 493 (27.13%) Norton AntiVirus
17 482 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
18 467 (25.70%) MS Excel
19 425 (23.39%) Windows Server 2012
20 419 (23.06%) DHCP
21 401 (22.07%) ITIL
22 384 (21.13%) TCP/IP
23 373 (20.53%) Windows 7
24 354 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
25 347 (19.10%) MS Office
26 346 (19.04%) SQL Server
27 330 (18.16%) Hyper-V
28 323 (17.78%) Linux
29 319 (17.56%) NetApp
30 314 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2007

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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
1 873 (48.05%) MS Exchange
2 482 (26.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 314 (17.28%) Exchange Server 2007
4 251 (13.81%) Exchange Server 2003
5 229 (12.60%) Exchange Server 2013
6 189 (10.40%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 174 (9.58%) Lync
8 153 (8.42%) IIS
9 143 (7.87%) SharePoint
10 43 (2.37%) WebSphere
11 41 (2.26%) Apache
12 36 (1.98%) IBM Notes
13 33 (1.82%) WebLogic
14 26 (1.43%) Lotus Domino
15 23 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
16 15 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
17 14 (0.77%) SAS
18 13 (0.72%) Tomcat
18 13 (0.72%) JBoss
19 12 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 467 (25.70%) MS Excel
2 347 (19.10%) MS Office
3 19 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 16 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 8 (0.44%) S-PLUS
6 5 (0.28%) AutoCAD
7 4 (0.22%) MS Project
8 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
8 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.055%) Revit
9 1 (0.055%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 8 (0.44%) Maximo
1 8 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.17%) Sage 50
2 3 (0.17%) Eikon
2 3 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 3 (0.17%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.11%) SAP CCM
3 2 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (0.11%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.055%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.055%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.055%) Summit
4 1 (0.055%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 98 (5.39%) Office 365
2 19 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.33%) Amazon S3
5 4 (0.22%) SaaS
6 3 (0.17%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.11%) IaaS
8 1 (0.055%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 626 (34.45%) SAN
2 572 (31.48%) DNS
3 571 (31.43%) Firewall
4 419 (23.06%) DHCP
5 384 (21.13%) TCP/IP
6 248 (13.65%) VPN
7 230 (12.66%) WAN
8 221 (12.16%) LAN
9 177 (9.74%) NAS
10 126 (6.93%) Wireless
11 117 (6.44%) iSCSI
12 98 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
12 98 (5.39%) Internet
13 90 (4.95%) Network Security
14 79 (4.35%) Fibre Channel
15 77 (4.24%) VLAN
16 61 (3.36%) VoIP
17 57 (3.14%) SMTP
18 41 (2.26%) LDAP
19 40 (2.20%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 346 (19.04%) SQL Server
2 117 (6.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 54 (2.97%) SQL Server 2005
4 49 (2.70%) Oracle Database
4 49 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
5 44 (2.42%) DB2
6 42 (2.31%) SQL Server 2000
7 38 (2.09%) Relational Database
8 35 (1.93%) RDBMS
9 33 (1.82%) MySQL
10 30 (1.65%) Oracle Exadata
11 11 (0.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 5 (0.28%) Ingres
13 4 (0.22%) Informix
13 4 (0.22%) Oracle Reports
14 2 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
15 1 (0.055%) MongoDB
15 1 (0.055%) Apache Cassandra
15 1 (0.055%) NoSQL
15 1 (0.055%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 13 (0.72%) Git (software)
2 9 (0.50%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (0.39%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 5 (0.28%) Hudson
4 5 (0.28%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.28%) MSI
5 4 (0.22%) AdminStudio
5 4 (0.22%) Subversion
5 4 (0.22%) JIRA
6 3 (0.17%) WinDbg
7 2 (0.11%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (0.11%) Metasploit
General
1 272 (14.97%) Finance
2 51 (2.81%) Banking
2 51 (2.81%) Telecoms
3 33 (1.82%) Legal
4 29 (1.60%) Law
5 28 (1.54%) Advertising
6 24 (1.32%) Financial Institution
6 24 (1.32%) Marketing
7 22 (1.21%) Back Office
8 16 (0.88%) Manufacturing
8 16 (0.88%) Retail
9 10 (0.55%) German Language
10 9 (0.50%) Investment Banking
11 8 (0.44%) Games
12 7 (0.39%) French Language
13 6 (0.33%) Multimedia
14 5 (0.28%) Italian Language
15 4 (0.22%) Publishing
16 3 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
17 2 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 291 (16.02%) Analyst
2 246 (13.54%) Support Engineer
3 208 (11.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 137 (7.54%) Administrator
5 135 (7.43%) Consultant
6 116 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
7 109 (6.00%) Architect
8 106 (5.83%) Technical Support
9 101 (5.56%) Support Analyst
10 96 (5.28%) Systems Administrator
11 93 (5.12%) IT Support
12 88 (4.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 75 (4.13%) Service Desk Analyst
13 75 (4.13%) Service Analyst
14 69 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
15 68 (3.74%) Network Engineer
16 66 (3.63%) Solutions Architect
17 62 (3.41%) Security Engineer
18 60 (3.30%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
19 57 (3.14%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (3.14%) .NET
2 53 (2.92%) Middleware
3 41 (2.26%) WebSphere MQ
4 25 (1.38%) Application Packaging
5 23 (1.27%) HTML
6 15 (0.83%) MSMQ
7 13 (0.72%) Web Services
8 11 (0.61%) .NET Framework
9 10 (0.55%) MAPI
10 6 (0.33%) COM
11 5 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
12 3 (0.17%) J2EE
13 2 (0.11%) SAML
13 2 (0.11%) Software Packaging
13 2 (0.11%) XMPP
14 1 (0.055%) ZeroMQ
14 1 (0.055%) SailPoint
14 1 (0.055%) AngularJS
14 1 (0.055%) Sensu
14 1 (0.055%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 275 (15.13%) Blackberry
2 192 (10.57%) Clustering
3 91 (5.01%) Management Information System
4 89 (4.90%) Analytical Skills
5 78 (4.29%) Replication
6 76 (4.18%) Fat Client
6 76 (4.18%) Thin Client
7 56 (3.08%) iPhone
8 48 (2.64%) FlexPod
9 37 (2.04%) iPad
10 30 (1.65%) CLARiiON
11 26 (1.43%) Hedge funds
12 24 (1.32%) PKI
13 20 (1.10%) Enterprise Software
14 19 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
15 15 (0.83%) EqualLogic
15 15 (0.83%) PDA
15 15 (0.83%) Robotics
15 15 (0.83%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.61%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1363 (75.01%) Windows
2 671 (36.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 517 (28.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 425 (23.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 373 (20.53%) Windows 7
6 323 (17.78%) Linux
7 244 (13.43%) Windows XP
8 228 (12.55%) Windows 8
9 173 (9.52%) UNIX
10 131 (7.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 128 (7.04%) Solaris
12 112 (6.16%) Windows Vista
13 71 (3.91%) HPUX
14 64 (3.52%) SUSE
15 57 (3.14%) AIX
15 57 (3.14%) Windows 2000
15 57 (3.14%) Android
16 54 (2.97%) Mac OS X
17 32 (1.76%) OS/400
18 31 (1.71%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 401 (22.07%) ITIL
2 170 (9.36%) Disaster Recovery
3 140 (7.71%) Service Delivery
4 136 (7.48%) Migration
5 134 (7.37%) Kalman Filter
6 124 (6.82%) Project Management
7 116 (6.38%) Business Continuity
8 81 (4.46%) Load Balancing
9 78 (4.29%) Information Security
10 64 (3.52%) Change Control
11 62 (3.41%) Asset Management
12 60 (3.30%) Change Management
13 59 (3.25%) Mentoring
14 56 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
15 54 (2.97%) Time Management
16 51 (2.81%) Data Management
17 48 (2.64%) Incident Management
18 45 (2.48%) BCP
19 44 (2.42%) Service Management
20 43 (2.37%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 223 (12.27%) SQL
2 170 (9.36%) PowerShell
3 78 (4.29%) Perl
4 68 (3.74%) Shell Script
5 51 (2.81%) VBScript
6 39 (2.15%) VB
7 33 (1.82%) C
8 26 (1.43%) VB.NET
9 21 (1.16%) Bash Shell
10 15 (0.83%) Python
11 7 (0.39%) Korn
12 6 (0.33%) PHP
13 4 (0.22%) Bourne shell
14 3 (0.17%) R
14 3 (0.17%) C#
14 3 (0.17%) C++
14 3 (0.17%) JavaScript
15 2 (0.11%) Java
15 2 (0.11%) C-shell
16 1 (0.055%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 354 (19.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 261 (14.36%) MCSE
3 198 (10.90%) Cisco Certification
4 180 (9.91%) CCNA
5 169 (9.30%) Security Cleared
6 161 (8.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 130 (7.15%) SC Cleared
8 122 (6.71%) MCP
9 113 (6.22%) Degree
10 103 (5.67%) MCSA
11 85 (4.68%) MCITP
12 83 (4.57%) Citrix Certification
13 73 (4.02%) CCA
14 60 (3.30%) CISSP
15 58 (3.19%) CCNP
16 55 (3.03%) DV Cleared
17 39 (2.15%) VCP4
18 38 (2.09%) MCTS
19 33 (1.82%) NCDA
20 27 (1.49%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 258 (14.20%) SLA
2 41 (2.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 21 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 15 (0.83%) PCI DSS
5 13 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 9 (0.50%) QA
7 8 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 2 (0.11%) BS7799
8 2 (0.11%) ISO 9000
9 1 (0.055%) BS25999
System Software
1 961 (52.89%) Active Directory
2 727 (40.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 330 (18.16%) Hyper-V
4 292 (16.07%) XenApp
5 263 (14.47%) vSphere
6 164 (9.03%) VMware ESX
7 141 (7.76%) Terminal Services
8 99 (5.45%) XenDesktop
9 97 (5.34%) VMware ESXi
10 73 (4.02%) vCloud
11 54 (2.97%) XenServer
12 47 (2.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 35 (1.93%) NFS
14 34 (1.87%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 33 (1.82%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 30 (1.65%) KVM
17 29 (1.60%) Microsoft App-V
18 25 (1.38%) Snort
19 20 (1.10%) MetaFrame
20 15 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 539 (29.66%) Backup Exec
2 493 (27.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 288 (15.85%) NetBackup
4 221 (12.16%) SCCM
5 159 (8.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 139 (7.65%) SCOM
7 127 (6.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 100 (5.50%) WSUS
9 49 (2.70%) Tivoli
10 44 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
11 38 (2.09%) FortiGate
11 38 (2.09%) ARCserve
12 35 (1.93%) SCDPM
13 34 (1.87%) Nagios
14 33 (1.82%) HP Data Protector
14 33 (1.82%) Puppet
15 30 (1.65%) HP SIM
16 26 (1.43%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 25 (1.38%) Opsview
18 21 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 1176 (64.72%) Microsoft
2 1042 (57.35%) VMware
3 639 (35.17%) Cisco
4 623 (34.29%) Citrix
5 569 (31.32%) HP
6 319 (17.56%) NetApp
7 277 (15.24%) EMC
8 250 (13.76%) Dell
9 223 (12.27%) IBM
10 211 (11.61%) McAfee
11 184 (10.13%) Veeam
12 179 (9.85%) Juniper
13 174 (9.58%) CheckPoint
14 147 (8.09%) Red Hat
15 117 (6.44%) Veritas
16 111 (6.11%) Oracle
17 96 (5.28%) Sophos
18 91 (5.01%) IronPort
19 90 (4.95%) Brocade
20 89 (4.90%) Apple
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum + car,Laptop,Phone
Posted: 10 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Hays - Computacenter
Salary: flexible benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary and package
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Excellent commission
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £50000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits, bonus & training
Posted: 18 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £24000 - £27000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Up to £30K bonus, car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Company Car or Car Allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + Car allowance
Posted: 19 hours ago
Wiltshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: + Flexible Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Andover, Hampshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18500 - £23000 per annum + £1,200 DV Clearance allowance
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: £80k plus car allowance and corporate benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Chesterfield, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago