The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 99 62 86
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +24
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 5 49 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 0.39% 3.67% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% 7.89% 0.49%
Number of salaries quoted 5 45 0
Average salary £38,400 £29,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.28% -
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
Symantec
UK

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

Vendors Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
591 621 406
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 46.03% 46.55% 38.05%
Number of salaries quoted 525 540 370
Average salary £36,500 £36,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.38% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Symantec
Salary Trend in Wales

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Wales

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Wales

Symantec
Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Wales region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
South Wales -27 5 £38,400 +28.00%
Symantec
UK

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (50.00%) Commerce Server
4 3 (50.00%) CMS
4 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 3 (50.00%) SAP Certification
4 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
4 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (50.00%) .NET
4 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) SAN
4 3 (50.00%) Internet
4 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 3 (50.00%) NAS
4 3 (50.00%) MCP
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) HP
4 3 (50.00%) Veritas
4 3 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (50.00%) ITIL
4 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Wales 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 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) Commerce Server
1 3 (50.00%) CMS
2 2 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (83.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) DNS
2 3 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (50.00%) Internet
2 3 (50.00%) Firewall
2 3 (50.00%) NAS
3 2 (33.33%) PPTP
3 2 (33.33%) LDAP
3 2 (33.33%) DHCP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Support Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support
4 1 (16.67%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (50.00%) SAP Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MCP
2 3 (50.00%) MCSE
3 2 (33.33%) A+ Certification
3 2 (33.33%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 3 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) Hyper-V
3 3 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
1 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) HP
2 3 (50.00%) Veritas
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
2 3 (50.00%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) WatchGuard