The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 34 - 30
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 0.90% - 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 2.27% - 1.64%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 1
Average salary £35,000 - £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
Symantec
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield region.

Vendors Category
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
88 71 61
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 39.46% 75.53% 48.80%
Number of salaries quoted 83 61 58
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £42,500 £39,600
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Wakefield region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Symantec
Salary Trend in Wakefield

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Wakefield region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Wakefield

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
3 10 (76.92%) ITIL
3 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
3 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
3 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (76.92%) VMware
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix
4 9 (69.23%) Citrix Certification
5 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
5 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (53.85%) SLA
7 5 (38.46%) Cisco
8 4 (30.77%) DNS
8 4 (30.77%) Dell
8 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (30.77%) DHCP
8 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
9 3 (23.08%) Office 365
9 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
9 3 (23.08%) Change Control
9 3 (23.08%) MCP
9 3 (23.08%) MS Office
9 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 2 (15.38%) CCNA
10 2 (15.38%) HP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Wakefield region 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 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (7.69%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (7.69%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (61.54%) MS Excel
2 3 (23.08%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
2 2 (15.38%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) VoIP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Service Desk Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
1 9 (69.23%) Service Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
2 2 (15.38%) iPad
2 2 (15.38%) iPhone
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows XP
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Vista
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
4 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Citrix Certification
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (23.08%) MCP
5 2 (15.38%) CCNA
5 2 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (15.38%) CCA
5 2 (15.38%) MCSE
5 2 (15.38%) MCSA
5 2 (15.38%) MCDST
5 2 (15.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (53.85%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (15.38%) XenApp
4 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
1 2 (15.38%) SCOM
1 2 (15.38%) NetBackup
1 2 (15.38%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Cisco
4 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) HP
6 2 (15.38%) BMC
6 2 (15.38%) Remedy
6 2 (15.38%) Apple
7 1 (7.69%) Zoho
7 1 (7.69%) SonicWALL
7 1 (7.69%) Veritas
7 1 (7.69%) Lotus