The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Watford region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 66 55 65
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +10
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 9 2 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.52% 0.63% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 2.28% 1.02% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 2 1
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- -12.50%
Vendors Category
Watford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
395 196 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 66.50% 61.64% 66.86%
Number of salaries quoted 273 137 135
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
Hertfordshire

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
Salary Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the Watford region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Watford

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) HP
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
3 8 (57.14%) EMC
3 8 (57.14%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) VMware
4 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 6 (42.86%) MCSE
5 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
5 6 (42.86%) Migration
5 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
5 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
6 5 (35.71%) Citrix
6 5 (35.71%) NetApp
6 5 (35.71%) XenApp
6 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
6 5 (35.71%) vSphere
6 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
7 4 (28.57%) MCTS
7 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (28.57%) MCITP
7 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (28.57%) Lync
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (21.43%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
5 1 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (7.14%) DHCP
4 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 4 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
2 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Senior Consultant
1 5 (35.71%) Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (28.57%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Technical Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support
5 1 (7.14%) Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Server Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Exchange Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Security Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) EqualLogic
2 2 (14.29%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
3 1 (7.14%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.14%) Thin Client
3 1 (7.14%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.14%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) UNIX
2 3 (21.43%) AIX
2 3 (21.43%) HPUX
2 3 (21.43%) Solaris
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (28.57%) Technical Architecture
3 3 (21.43%) BCP
3 3 (21.43%) Validation
3 3 (21.43%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (57.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (42.86%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) MCTS
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) NCDA
2 4 (28.57%) NCIE
2 4 (28.57%) VCAP
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
3 2 (14.29%) MCSA
4 1 (7.14%) MBA
System Software
1 7 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
3 5 (35.71%) XenApp
3 5 (35.71%) XenDesktop
3 5 (35.71%) vSphere
4 4 (28.57%) XenServer
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (42.86%) NetBackup
2 4 (28.57%) Backup Exec
3 3 (21.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (7.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) HP
1 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 8 (57.14%) EMC
2 8 (57.14%) VMware
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (42.86%) Cisco
5 5 (35.71%) Citrix
5 5 (35.71%) NetApp
6 4 (28.57%) Veeam
6 4 (28.57%) PlateSpin
7 3 (21.43%) Hitachi
7 3 (21.43%) Oracle
7 3 (21.43%) Sybase
7 3 (21.43%) Juniper
7 3 (21.43%) IBM
8 2 (14.29%) McAfee
9 1 (7.14%) CommVault
9 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds