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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 73 72 53
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 6 9 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 1.09% 1.54% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 1.79% 2.35% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 5 7 2
Average salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £38,000 £35,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
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
335 383 200
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Watford 60.80% 65.47% 61.35%
Number of salaries quoted 237 265 140
Average salary £49,500 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.79% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 31 July 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in Watford

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 3 (33.33%) Dell
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
3 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) IronPort
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 2 (22.22%) Finance
3 2 (22.22%) Validation
3 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) EMC
3 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
3 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
3 2 (22.22%) HP
3 2 (22.22%) IBM
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 2 (22.22%) UNIX
3 2 (22.22%) MS Excel

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Watford by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Office
2 2 (22.22%) MS Excel
3 1 (11.11%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
1 2 (22.22%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (11.11%) Network Security
2 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 1 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) IT Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Backup Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Office 365 Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) IT Security Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Developer Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Software Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) AIX
2 2 (22.22%) HPUX
2 2 (22.22%) Solaris
2 2 (22.22%) UNIX
2 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Android
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
3 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) ITIL
1 3 (33.33%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Validation
2 2 (22.22%) BCP
2 2 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
3 1 (11.11%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) CRM
3 1 (11.11%) Logistics
3 1 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VB
2 1 (11.11%) C
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) C++
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (11.11%) Terminal Services
2 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Cisco
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 3 (33.33%) Dell
1 3 (33.33%) Juniper
2 2 (22.22%) Hitachi
2 2 (22.22%) CheckPoint
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) IronPort
2 2 (22.22%) Trend Micro
2 2 (22.22%) EMC
2 2 (22.22%) HP
2 2 (22.22%) IBM
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (22.22%) Sybase
3 1 (11.11%) Citrix
3 1 (11.11%) SonicWALL
3 1 (11.11%) Sage