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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
EMC Symmetrix
Rank 890 852 816
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -36
Permanent jobs citing Symmetrix 15 21 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.020% 0.066%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.035% 0.051% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 69
Average salary £47,500 £48,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.06% -11.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £37,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £48,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+13.40% -5.36%

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
42993 41429 45795
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 37.68% 38.91% 38.99%
Number of salaries quoted 33604 33705 38462
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 23 September 2014 within the UK.

Symmetrix Salary Histogram in the UK

Symmetrix
Top 12 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 23 September 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 -27 15 £47,500 -2.06%
London +5 7 £38,000 -24.00%
East of England -13 3 £55,000 +46.66%
West Yorkshire -22 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Leeds -32 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Yorkshire -43 3 £60,000 +20.00%
Bedfordshire - 3 £55,000 -
Bedford - 3 £55,000 -
Exeter - 2 £47,500 -
Devon - 2 £47,500 -
South West - 2 £47,500 -
City of London +14 1 - -

Symmetrix
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 56 (91.80%) EMC
2 40 (65.57%) Cisco
2 40 (65.57%) Linux
3 36 (59.02%) Project Management
3 36 (59.02%) Clustering
4 35 (57.38%) Solaris
5 33 (54.10%) Technical Architecture
6 31 (50.82%) Degree
6 31 (50.82%) Network Load Balancing
6 31 (50.82%) Content Management
6 31 (50.82%) QA
6 31 (50.82%) RIA
6 31 (50.82%) Load Testing
6 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
6 31 (50.82%) ActiveMQ
6 31 (50.82%) WebSphere
6 31 (50.82%) AMQP
6 31 (50.82%) Open Source
6 31 (50.82%) RabbitMQ
6 31 (50.82%) F5
6 31 (50.82%) High Availability
6 31 (50.82%) Test Planning
6 31 (50.82%) HTTP
6 31 (50.82%) Java
6 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
6 31 (50.82%) UML
6 31 (50.82%) Apache
6 31 (50.82%) Tomcat
6 31 (50.82%) PHP
6 31 (50.82%) J2EE

Symmetrix
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, 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 31 (50.82%) WebLogic
1 31 (50.82%) Apache
1 31 (50.82%) Tomcat
1 31 (50.82%) WebLogic Portal
1 31 (50.82%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.64%) Lync
2 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.64%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.64%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 31 (50.82%) HTTP
1 31 (50.82%) Internet
1 31 (50.82%) AMQP
2 29 (47.54%) SAN
3 3 (4.92%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (1.64%) iSCSI
4 1 (1.64%) DHCP
4 1 (1.64%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (50.82%) MySQL
General
1 3 (4.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.64%) Law
2 1 (1.64%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (59.02%) Architect
2 31 (50.82%) Developer
2 31 (50.82%) Solutions Architect
3 16 (26.23%) Lead Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Senior Developer
4 15 (24.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 15 (24.59%) Senior Architect
5 10 (16.39%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 10 (16.39%) Analyst
6 9 (14.75%) Administrator
7 8 (13.11%) EMC Storage Administrator
7 8 (13.11%) Storage Administrator
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (8.20%) Infrastructure Architect
8 5 (8.20%) Technical Architect
9 4 (6.56%) Storage Specialist
9 4 (6.56%) LAMP Developer
9 4 (6.56%) Backup Specialist
10 2 (3.28%) Storage Analyst
11 1 (1.64%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (50.82%) J2EE
1 31 (50.82%) Web Services
1 31 (50.82%) XML
1 31 (50.82%) LAMP
1 31 (50.82%) ActiveMQ
1 31 (50.82%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 36 (59.02%) Clustering
2 31 (50.82%) RIA
2 31 (50.82%) Open Source
3 16 (26.23%) Symmetrix DMX
3 16 (26.23%) CLARiiON
4 4 (6.56%) Celerra
5 1 (1.64%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.64%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 40 (65.57%) Linux
2 35 (57.38%) Solaris
3 21 (34.43%) Windows
4 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (26.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (8.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (6.56%) AIX
7 2 (3.28%) UNIX
8 1 (1.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (59.02%) Project Management
2 33 (54.10%) Technical Architecture
3 31 (50.82%) Network Load Balancing
3 31 (50.82%) Load Testing
3 31 (50.82%) High Availability
3 31 (50.82%) UML
3 31 (50.82%) Test Planning
3 31 (50.82%) Scrum
3 31 (50.82%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (50.82%) Content Management
4 8 (13.11%) Service Delivery
5 7 (11.48%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (8.20%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (8.20%) ITIL
6 5 (8.20%) PRINCE2
6 5 (8.20%) Business Continuity
7 2 (3.28%) Product Management
7 2 (3.28%) Operations Management
Programming Languages
1 31 (50.82%) PHP
1 31 (50.82%) Java
1 31 (50.82%) JavaScript
2 23 (37.70%) Perl
3 19 (31.15%) Ruby
4 11 (18.03%) PowerShell
4 11 (18.03%) C++
5 7 (11.48%) Python
6 4 (6.56%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.56%) AWK
Qualifications
1 31 (50.82%) Degree
2 5 (8.20%) PMP
2 5 (8.20%) PMI Certification
2 5 (8.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (8.20%) VCAP
3 2 (3.28%) NCDA
3 2 (3.28%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (50.82%) QA
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (24.59%) SRDF
2 6 (9.84%) vSphere
3 5 (8.20%) VMware ESXi
3 5 (8.20%) vCloud
3 5 (8.20%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (6.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (1.64%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.64%) XenApp
5 1 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 1 (1.64%) NFS
5 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 15 (24.59%) NetBackup
2 11 (18.03%) SCCM
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (1.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 56 (91.80%) EMC
2 40 (65.57%) Cisco
3 31 (50.82%) F5
4 20 (32.79%) VMware
5 17 (27.87%) Microsoft
6 16 (26.23%) HP
6 16 (26.23%) Symantec
7 14 (22.95%) NetApp
8 7 (11.48%) IBM
9 6 (9.84%) Dell
10 5 (8.20%) Red Hat
11 4 (6.56%) StorageTek
11 4 (6.56%) Veritas
11 4 (6.56%) Brocade
11 4 (6.56%) Sun
12 1 (1.64%) Citrix
12 1 (1.64%) Infoblox
12 1 (1.64%) AppSense
12 1 (1.64%) Altiris