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 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 341 352 356
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 870 810 787
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.76% 0.75% 0.70%
As % of the Vendors category 1.61% 1.59% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 749 651 620
Average salary £37,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.40% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%

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
54148 51039 53510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 47.59% 47.42% 47.58%
Number of salaries quoted 43330 41821 44645
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,673
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +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 30 October 2014 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 30 October 2014. 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 +12 851 £37,500 -11.76% 93
London -28 318 £41,500 -12.16% 34
South East +27 218 £31,500 -18.18% 27
Yorkshire -4 84 £35,500 +9.23% 8
Surrey +25 83 £28,000 -25.33% 4
North West +35 77 £38,250 +2.00% 6
West Yorkshire +19 77 £35,500 +18.33% 6
Leeds +11 65 £37,500 +25.00% 3
City of London -6 64 £44,500 -16.43% 8
South West +3 54 £28,875 -8.33% 2
East of England +20 51 £35,000 -8.49% 5
Manchester +13 42 £37,500 +10.29% 6
Dorking -2 41 £26,500 -5.35%
West Midlands -14 40 £37,500 -14.77% 8
Berkshire +13 35 £37,500 -11.76% 10
Hampshire -34 33 £38,000 -5.00% 5
Cheshire +10 31 £39,000 -
Wiltshire +20 27 £24,000 +26.31%
Reading +2 20 £37,500 -6.25% 8
Essex +12 18 £41,000 -31.66% 1
Oxfordshire +30 17 £33,000 -6.38%
Birmingham -14 17 £37,500 -25.00% 2
Bristol +4 16 £53,750 +70.63% 2
Egham - 16 £32,500 - 2
Hertfordshire -16 15 £45,000 +50.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -3 14 £31,000 -8.14% 3
West Sussex -3 13 £30,000 -21.05% 1
Bromley +8 12 £37,500 -31.35%
Oxford +27 11 £24,000 -49.47%
Wakefield -6 11 £19,000 -24.00% 2

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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 1310 (75.16%) Windows
2 1008 (57.83%) Microsoft
3 971 (55.71%) VMware
4 870 (49.91%) Active Directory
5 806 (46.24%) MS Exchange
6 683 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
7 672 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 631 (36.20%) DNS
9 587 (33.68%) SAN
10 585 (33.56%) Citrix
11 581 (33.33%) Cisco
12 573 (32.87%) Backup Exec
13 569 (32.64%) Norton AntiVirus
14 546 (31.33%) Firewall
15 508 (29.15%) Windows Server 2003
16 506 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
17 482 (27.65%) MS Excel
18 476 (27.31%) HP
19 445 (25.53%) DHCP
20 422 (24.21%) ITIL
21 408 (23.41%) Microsoft Certification
22 378 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
23 374 (21.46%) Windows 7
24 365 (20.94%) TCP/IP
25 358 (20.54%) MS Office
26 316 (18.13%) NetBackup
26 316 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2007
27 310 (17.79%) NetApp
28 291 (16.70%) vSphere
29 285 (16.35%) Linux

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, 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
1 806 (46.24%) MS Exchange
2 506 (29.03%) Exchange Server 2010
3 316 (18.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 262 (15.03%) Exchange Server 2003
5 240 (13.77%) Exchange Server 2013
6 193 (11.07%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 151 (8.66%) Lync
8 141 (8.09%) SharePoint
9 135 (7.75%) IIS
10 57 (3.27%) Apache
11 48 (2.75%) Lotus Domino
12 43 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2000
13 41 (2.35%) WebSphere
14 37 (2.12%) SharePoint Server
15 34 (1.95%) IBM Notes
16 31 (1.78%) WebLogic
17 19 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
18 15 (0.86%) Office Communications Server
19 14 (0.80%) SharePoint 2010
19 14 (0.80%) JBoss
Applications
1 482 (27.65%) MS Excel
2 358 (20.54%) MS Office
3 16 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.52%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.40%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.057%) Revit
6 1 (0.057%) Acrobat
6 1 (0.057%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Dynamics CRM
2 18 (1.03%) Maximo
3 7 (0.40%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.40%) Google Analytics
4 5 (0.29%) Sage 50
5 4 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.17%) JDE EnterpriseOne
7 2 (0.11%) Eikon
7 2 (0.11%) Sage 200
7 2 (0.11%) Dynamics AX
7 2 (0.11%) Front Arena
8 1 (0.057%) Exchequer
8 1 (0.057%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 78 (4.48%) Office 365
2 54 (3.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.46%) SaaS
5 6 (0.34%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.34%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.17%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.057%) PaaS
7 1 (0.057%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.057%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 631 (36.20%) DNS
2 587 (33.68%) SAN
3 546 (31.33%) Firewall
4 445 (25.53%) DHCP
5 365 (20.94%) TCP/IP
6 236 (13.54%) VPN
7 231 (13.25%) LAN
8 218 (12.51%) WAN
9 167 (9.58%) NAS
10 129 (7.40%) Wireless
11 107 (6.14%) iSCSI
12 99 (5.68%) Internet
13 98 (5.62%) Cisco ASA
14 84 (4.82%) Network Security
15 78 (4.48%) SMTP
16 74 (4.25%) Fibre Channel
17 72 (4.13%) VoIP
18 71 (4.07%) LDAP
19 69 (3.96%) VLAN
20 48 (2.75%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 259 (14.86%) SQL Server
2 84 (4.82%) SQL Server 2008
3 50 (2.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 36 (2.07%) Oracle Database
5 30 (1.72%) MySQL
6 27 (1.55%) RDBMS
6 27 (1.55%) Relational Database
7 26 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
8 25 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
9 18 (1.03%) Oracle Exadata
9 18 (1.03%) DB2
10 10 (0.57%) Oracle Reports
11 8 (0.46%) Informix
12 4 (0.23%) Ingres
13 3 (0.17%) Oracle Database 12c
14 2 (0.11%) Crystal Reports
15 1 (0.057%) OLAP
15 1 (0.057%) BusinessObjects
15 1 (0.057%) PostgreSQL
15 1 (0.057%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 22 (1.26%) Git (software)
2 16 (0.92%) AdminStudio
3 9 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (0.46%) Subversion
5 7 (0.40%) JIRA
5 7 (0.40%) Hudson
5 7 (0.40%) Jenkins
6 4 (0.23%) MSI
7 2 (0.11%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.057%) Visual Studio
8 1 (0.057%) InstallShield
General
1 251 (14.40%) Finance
2 57 (3.27%) Telecoms
3 44 (2.52%) Banking
4 38 (2.18%) Law
5 35 (2.01%) Advertising
6 32 (1.84%) Back Office
7 30 (1.72%) Legal
8 22 (1.26%) Pharmaceutical
9 18 (1.03%) French Language
10 15 (0.86%) Marketing
10 15 (0.86%) Retail
11 12 (0.69%) Manufacturing
12 8 (0.46%) Games
12 8 (0.46%) German Language
13 7 (0.40%) Investment Banking
13 7 (0.40%) Financial Institution
14 6 (0.34%) Italian Language
15 5 (0.29%) Front Office
16 4 (0.23%) Electronics
16 4 (0.23%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 301 (17.27%) Support Engineer
2 286 (16.41%) Analyst
3 147 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 143 (8.20%) Administrator
5 121 (6.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 116 (6.66%) Consultant
7 114 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
8 106 (6.08%) Support Analyst
9 95 (5.45%) Systems Engineer
10 94 (5.39%) Architect
11 90 (5.16%) IT Support
12 87 (4.99%) Network Engineer
13 82 (4.70%) Technical Support
14 81 (4.65%) Service Analyst
15 80 (4.59%) Server Engineer
16 78 (4.48%) Service Desk Analyst
17 73 (4.19%) Systems Administrator
18 71 (4.07%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
19 60 (3.44%) Technical Engineer
20 56 (3.21%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.01%) .NET
2 33 (1.89%) Middleware
3 32 (1.84%) WebSphere MQ
4 24 (1.38%) Application Packaging
5 13 (0.75%) J2EE
6 11 (0.63%) COM
7 7 (0.40%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (0.34%) Web Services
9 5 (0.29%) MAPI
9 5 (0.29%) LAMP
9 5 (0.29%) SailPoint
10 4 (0.23%) Software Packaging
10 4 (0.23%) WSH
11 3 (0.17%) XMPP
12 2 (0.11%) .NET Framework
12 2 (0.11%) MSMQ
13 1 (0.057%) HTML
13 1 (0.057%) SAML
13 1 (0.057%) DOM
13 1 (0.057%) XACML
Miscellaneous
1 269 (15.43%) Blackberry
2 179 (10.27%) Clustering
3 102 (5.85%) Analytical Skills
4 95 (5.45%) Management Information System
5 65 (3.73%) Replication
6 61 (3.50%) Fat Client
6 61 (3.50%) Thin Client
7 55 (3.16%) Hedge funds
8 36 (2.07%) FlexPod
9 35 (2.01%) EqualLogic
10 33 (1.89%) iPad
11 32 (1.84%) iPhone
11 32 (1.84%) SecurID
12 29 (1.66%) CLARiiON
13 26 (1.49%) Enterprise Software
14 20 (1.15%) Computer Science
15 18 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
16 14 (0.80%) PKI
16 14 (0.80%) Client/Server
16 14 (0.80%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1310 (75.16%) Windows
2 672 (38.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 508 (29.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 378 (21.69%) Windows Server 2012
5 374 (21.46%) Windows 7
6 285 (16.35%) Linux
7 265 (15.20%) Windows XP
8 165 (9.47%) UNIX
9 161 (9.24%) Windows 8
10 120 (6.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 117 (6.71%) Solaris
12 81 (4.65%) Android
13 64 (3.67%) Windows Vista
14 58 (3.33%) HPUX
15 52 (2.98%) Mac OS X
16 44 (2.52%) Apple iOS
17 41 (2.35%) Windows 2000
18 37 (2.12%) AIX
19 33 (1.89%) CentOS
20 31 (1.78%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 422 (24.21%) ITIL
2 126 (7.23%) Migration
3 123 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
4 109 (6.25%) Kalman Filter
5 104 (5.97%) Service Delivery
6 89 (5.11%) Project Management
7 88 (5.05%) Mentoring
8 70 (4.02%) Service Management
9 68 (3.90%) Change Management
10 64 (3.67%) Change Control
11 61 (3.50%) Information Security
12 60 (3.44%) Problem Management
13 58 (3.33%) Asset Management
14 56 (3.21%) Business Continuity
14 56 (3.21%) Incident Management
14 56 (3.21%) Network Monitoring
15 53 (3.04%) Time Management
16 49 (2.81%) Load Balancing
17 46 (2.64%) SIEM
18 37 (2.12%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 179 (10.27%) SQL
2 156 (8.95%) PowerShell
3 105 (6.02%) Perl
4 72 (4.13%) Shell Script
5 40 (2.29%) VBScript
6 27 (1.55%) VB
7 26 (1.49%) VB.NET
7 26 (1.49%) C++
8 22 (1.26%) Bash Shell
9 21 (1.20%) PHP
10 19 (1.09%) Java
11 18 (1.03%) C#
12 13 (0.75%) C
13 11 (0.63%) Python
14 5 (0.29%) VBA
15 4 (0.23%) AWK
16 3 (0.17%) Korn
17 2 (0.11%) PL/SQL
18 1 (0.057%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 408 (23.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 274 (15.72%) MCSE
3 204 (11.70%) Cisco Certification
4 163 (9.35%) CCNA
4 163 (9.35%) Security Cleared
5 143 (8.20%) MCITP
6 138 (7.92%) SC Cleared
7 128 (7.34%) Degree
8 123 (7.06%) MCP
9 121 (6.94%) MCSA
10 96 (5.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 82 (4.70%) MCTS
12 66 (3.79%) CCNP
13 62 (3.56%) CISSP
14 46 (2.64%) DV Cleared
15 33 (1.89%) Citrix Certification
16 31 (1.78%) CCSP
17 30 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
18 23 (1.32%) CCA
18 23 (1.32%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 254 (14.57%) SLA
2 46 (2.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (1.09%) PCI DSS
4 13 (0.75%) QA
5 8 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 6 (0.34%) COBIT
6 6 (0.34%) ISO 9001
7 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 17799
7 5 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 5 (0.29%) COSO
8 4 (0.23%) BS7799
9 1 (0.057%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 870 (49.91%) Active Directory
2 683 (39.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 291 (16.70%) vSphere
4 239 (13.71%) Hyper-V
5 209 (11.99%) XenApp
6 200 (11.47%) VMware ESX
7 106 (6.08%) VMware ESXi
8 92 (5.28%) Terminal Services
9 71 (4.07%) XenDesktop
10 46 (2.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 40 (2.29%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 39 (2.24%) XenServer
13 34 (1.95%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 33 (1.89%) Firmware
15 32 (1.84%) MetaFrame
16 29 (1.66%) Microsoft App-V
17 28 (1.61%) UAG
18 26 (1.49%) NFS
19 23 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
20 21 (1.20%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 573 (32.87%) Backup Exec
2 569 (32.64%) Norton AntiVirus
3 316 (18.13%) NetBackup
4 254 (14.57%) SCCM
5 160 (9.18%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 113 (6.48%) SCOM
7 93 (5.34%) WSUS
8 82 (4.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 64 (3.67%) McAfee ePO
9 64 (3.67%) Tivoli
10 52 (2.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 36 (2.07%) HP SIM
12 34 (1.95%) Puppet
13 27 (1.55%) ARCserve
14 26 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
15 24 (1.38%) FortiGate
16 22 (1.26%) Nagios
17 20 (1.15%) SCDPM
18 18 (1.03%) Veritas Storage Foundation
19 17 (0.98%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 1008 (57.83%) Microsoft
2 971 (55.71%) VMware
3 585 (33.56%) Citrix
4 581 (33.33%) Cisco
5 476 (27.31%) HP
6 310 (17.79%) NetApp
7 245 (14.06%) McAfee
8 235 (13.48%) Dell
9 223 (12.79%) EMC
10 182 (10.44%) IBM
11 177 (10.15%) Veeam
12 168 (9.64%) Juniper
13 122 (7.00%) Veritas
14 119 (6.83%) Red Hat
15 113 (6.48%) Sophos
16 110 (6.31%) Apple
17 107 (6.14%) CheckPoint
18 74 (4.25%) Oracle
19 67 (3.84%) Lotus
20 65 (3.73%) Brocade
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Stanation
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 31 minutes ago
Romford, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £18,000 to £32,000 per annum plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Reading, Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 40000
Posted: 21 hours ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
HumphrisHall Contract Services
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum inclusive of benefits.
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum OTE £78,000+ £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
Fleet, Hampshire
FT Select
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum OTE £78,000+ £6,600 car allowance +
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £31000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Directions On-line Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum Bonus Pension healthcare and trainin
Posted: Yesterday
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
JWResource
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,500 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + shift allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Sandy, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £22000.00 - £26000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago