The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 62 60 63
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.14% 0.27% 1.06%
As % of the Vendors category 1.81% 0.48% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 4
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Symantec
Hertfordshire

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

Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
332 208 263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 62.88% 57.14% 69.76%
Number of salaries quoted 228 147 155
Average salary £47,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.85% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £58,100
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Symantec
Salary Trend in Watford

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Watford

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) HP
2 9 (69.23%) Dell
3 8 (61.54%) EMC
3 8 (61.54%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 6 (46.15%) MCSE
5 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) Migration
5 6 (46.15%) NetBackup
5 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
6 5 (38.46%) Citrix
6 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 5 (38.46%) XenApp
6 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
6 5 (38.46%) vSphere
6 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (30.77%) MCTS
7 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (30.77%) MCITP
7 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (30.77%) EqualLogic

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT jobs across the Watford 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 6 (46.15%) MS Exchange
1 6 (46.15%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (30.77%) Lync
4 3 (23.08%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (7.69%) IIS
5 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 2 (15.38%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 2 (15.38%) Internet
4 1 (7.69%) DNS
4 1 (7.69%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (30.77%) Telecoms
2 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Manufacturing
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (38.46%) Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (30.77%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Support
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Administrator
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) EqualLogic
2 2 (15.38%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.69%) CLARiiON
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) AIX
2 3 (23.08%) HPUX
2 3 (23.08%) Solaris
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Systems Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Validation
3 3 (23.08%) BCP
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) High Availability
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (61.54%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) MCSE
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (30.77%) MCTS
2 4 (30.77%) MCITP
2 4 (30.77%) NCDA
2 4 (30.77%) NCIE
2 4 (30.77%) VCAP
3 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 2 (15.38%) MCSA
4 1 (7.69%) MBA
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Active Directory
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
3 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 4 (30.77%) XenServer
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (30.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) NetBackup
2 4 (30.77%) Backup Exec
3 3 (23.08%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (15.38%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (7.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (7.69%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) HP
1 9 (69.23%) Dell
2 8 (61.54%) EMC
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
3 7 (53.85%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco
5 5 (38.46%) Citrix
5 5 (38.46%) NetApp
6 4 (30.77%) PlateSpin
6 4 (30.77%) Veeam
7 3 (23.08%) Hitachi
7 3 (23.08%) Juniper
7 3 (23.08%) IBM
7 3 (23.08%) Oracle
7 3 (23.08%) Sybase
8 2 (15.38%) McAfee
9 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
9 1 (7.69%) CommVault