The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Symmetrix in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symmetrix over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 925 934 913
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -21
Permanent jobs citing Symmetrix 10 3 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.010% 0.003% 0.023%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.023% 0.007% 0.056%
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 15
Average salary £46,000 £75,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.66% +57.89%
UK excluding London average salary £46,000 - £47,500

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
43044 42819 42980
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 42.50% 40.22% 40.84%
Number of salaries quoted 34487 34634 33452
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Symmetrix
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Symmetrix Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Symmetrix
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the UK.

Symmetrix Salary Trend in the UK

Symmetrix
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symmetrix over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 within the UK.

Symmetrix Salary Histogram in the UK

Symmetrix
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symmetrix within the UK over the 3 months to 11 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 +27 10 £46,000 -38.66%
Manchester - 4 £46,000 -
North West - 4 £46,000 -
London +9 3 £38,000 -49.33%
Yorkshire +9 2 £85,000 -
West Yorkshire -5 1 £85,000 -
South East - 1 £37,500 -
Berkshire - 1 £37,500 -
Slough - 1 £37,500 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £85,000 -

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix.

1 25 (100.00%) EMC
2 23 (92.00%) Windows
3 20 (80.00%) Linux
3 20 (80.00%) Clustering
3 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (76.00%) SAN
5 18 (72.00%) HP
5 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
5 18 (72.00%) VMware
5 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
6 17 (68.00%) DNS
6 17 (68.00%) ITIL
7 16 (64.00%) CLARiiON
8 15 (60.00%) SCCM
8 15 (60.00%) HP Data Protector
8 15 (60.00%) vSphere
8 15 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (60.00%) DHCP
8 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
9 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 12 (48.00%) Cisco
10 12 (48.00%) IBM
11 11 (44.00%) CommVault
11 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (44.00%) Change Management
11 11 (44.00%) Symmetrix DMX
11 11 (44.00%) EMC VMAX
12 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 10 (40.00%) Degree

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Symmetrix 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 Symmetrix. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (36.00%) SharePoint
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (24.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (24.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (8.00%) Apache
3 2 (8.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) IaaS
1 9 (36.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (76.00%) SAN
2 17 (68.00%) DNS
3 15 (60.00%) DHCP
4 9 (36.00%) NAS
5 3 (12.00%) BGP
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (12.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (12.00%) Firewall
5 3 (12.00%) Internet
5 3 (12.00%) MPLS
5 3 (12.00%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (24.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (20.00%) DTS
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.00%) Informix
4 1 (4.00%) MySQL
4 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) ERwin
General
1 2 (8.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Architect
1 12 (48.00%) Infrastructure Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Technical Architect
2 9 (36.00%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
3 5 (20.00%) DBA
3 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
3 5 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 3 (12.00%) Administrator
4 3 (12.00%) Senior IT Support
4 3 (12.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) VMware Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Windows Support Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (80.00%) Clustering
2 16 (64.00%) CLARiiON
3 11 (44.00%) EMC VMAX
3 11 (44.00%) Symmetrix DMX
4 9 (36.00%) EMC VNX
4 9 (36.00%) VCE vBlock
5 6 (24.00%) EqualLogic
5 6 (24.00%) IBM XIV
6 5 (20.00%) Replication
7 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (12.00%) Driving Licence
7 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 23 (92.00%) Windows
2 20 (80.00%) Linux
2 20 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (72.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (44.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (36.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (24.00%) AIX
7 6 (24.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (68.00%) ITIL
2 11 (44.00%) Change Management
3 9 (36.00%) Capacity Management
4 8 (32.00%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (24.00%) High Availability
6 5 (20.00%) Change Control
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
6 5 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Analytics
7 3 (12.00%) Coaching
7 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
7 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 3 (12.00%) Load Balancing
7 3 (12.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (12.00%) Risk Analysis
7 3 (12.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (8.00%) Presales
8 2 (8.00%) Remote Infrastructure Management
8 2 (8.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 5 (20.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (12.00%) PowerShell
4 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (8.00%) PHP
4 2 (8.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Degree
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 9 (36.00%) VCAP
3 8 (32.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (4.00%) CCDE
4 1 (4.00%) CCIE
4 1 (4.00%) CCNA
4 1 (4.00%) CCNP
4 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) Active Directory
1 15 (60.00%) VMware ESXi
1 15 (60.00%) vSphere
2 14 (56.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (36.00%) Firmware
4 7 (28.00%) SRDF
5 3 (12.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 15 (60.00%) HP Data Protector
1 15 (60.00%) SCCM
2 9 (36.00%) SCOM
2 9 (36.00%) SCOrch
3 8 (32.00%) Backup Exec
3 8 (32.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 6 (24.00%) Tivoli
4 6 (24.00%) WSUS
5 3 (12.00%) LiteSpeed
5 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (8.00%) EMC NetWorker
6 2 (8.00%) EMC TimeFinder
7 1 (4.00%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) EMC
2 18 (72.00%) HP
2 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (72.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Cisco
3 12 (48.00%) IBM
4 11 (44.00%) CommVault
5 9 (36.00%) Citrix
5 9 (36.00%) Red Hat
5 9 (36.00%) Veeam
6 7 (28.00%) Veritas
7 6 (24.00%) 3PAR
7 6 (24.00%) Dell
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) Symantec
8 5 (20.00%) Remedy
9 2 (8.00%) arcserve
9 2 (8.00%) NetApp
10 1 (4.00%) Cognizant