The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 195 169 163
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -6
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 18 37 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.72% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 1.54% 1.49%
Number of salaries quoted 18 35 36
Average salary £35,000 £30,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,300 £48,750 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £34,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -9.33%
Symantec
England

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2510 2398 2558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.58% 46.73% 50.84%
Number of salaries quoted 2086 1997 2078
Average salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £56,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Symantec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Symantec Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Symantec across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Symantec Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Symantec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
Birmingham -19 13 £33,500 -0.74% 9
Coventry -17 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Warwickshire -13 1 £36,500 -10.42%
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 33 (80.49%) VMware
3 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
5 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
6 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
6 27 (65.85%) Citrix
7 21 (51.22%) Norton AntiVirus
8 19 (46.34%) Hyper-V
9 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
9 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2013
9 17 (41.46%) SAN
10 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
10 16 (39.02%) XenApp
11 15 (36.59%) Firewall
11 15 (36.59%) NetBackup
12 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 12 (29.27%) vSphere
13 12 (29.27%) Disaster Recovery
13 12 (29.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 12 (29.27%) Sophos
14 11 (26.83%) NetApp
14 11 (26.83%) EMC
14 11 (26.83%) Backup Exec
15 10 (24.39%) VLAN
15 10 (24.39%) Cisco
16 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
16 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
16 9 (21.95%) VBScript

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands 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 27 (65.85%) MS Exchange
2 17 (41.46%) Exchange Server 2013
3 16 (39.02%) Exchange Server 2003
4 13 (31.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
6 8 (19.51%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (19.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2000
8 5 (12.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (9.76%) IIS
9 4 (9.76%) Lync
10 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (2.44%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (2.44%) IBM Notes
11 1 (2.44%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.32%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) Office 365
1 2 (4.88%) Symantec.cloud
1 2 (4.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 17 (41.46%) SAN
2 15 (36.59%) Firewall
3 10 (24.39%) VLAN
4 8 (19.51%) NetScaler
5 7 (17.07%) DNS
6 4 (9.76%) WAN
6 4 (9.76%) DHCP
6 4 (9.76%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (9.76%) Fibre Channel
7 3 (7.32%) NAS
7 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
7 3 (7.32%) LAN
8 2 (4.88%) L2TP
8 2 (4.88%) Wireless
8 2 (4.88%) IPsec
9 1 (2.44%) Network Security
9 1 (2.44%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (19.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.07%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (12.20%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 6 (14.63%) Architect
2 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Project Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Installations Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (7.32%) Network Engineer
3 3 (7.32%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (7.32%) Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Technical Architect
4 2 (4.88%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Server Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Server Engineer
4 2 (4.88%) Help Desk Support
4 2 (4.88%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (4.88%) Administrator
4 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
1 8 (19.51%) Blackberry
1 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) EqualLogic
2 3 (7.32%) CLARiiON
2 3 (7.32%) Replication
3 1 (2.44%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 35 (85.37%) Windows
2 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2012
3 16 (39.02%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 2000
5 6 (14.63%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (9.76%) Linux
8 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
8 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
9 2 (4.88%) Ubuntu
10 1 (2.44%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (21.95%) ITIL
3 4 (9.76%) Project Management
3 4 (9.76%) Service Delivery
4 3 (7.32%) Change Control
4 3 (7.32%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.88%) CRM
5 2 (4.88%) Configuration Management
5 2 (4.88%) Release Management
5 2 (4.88%) Data Governance
6 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
6 1 (2.44%) SIEM
6 1 (2.44%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (2.44%) Web Design
6 1 (2.44%) Information Security
6 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (2.44%) Data Management
6 1 (2.44%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) VBScript
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
3 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
4 5 (12.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (29.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 8 (19.51%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.07%) MCP
4 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
5 5 (12.20%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (12.20%) MCSE
5 5 (12.20%) CCNA
6 4 (9.76%) CCA
6 4 (9.76%) Citrix Certification
6 4 (9.76%) MCITP
7 3 (7.32%) MCSA
8 2 (4.88%) CCNP
8 2 (4.88%) EMC Certification
9 1 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
9 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (19.51%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (70.73%) Active Directory
3 19 (46.34%) Hyper-V
4 16 (39.02%) XenApp
5 12 (29.27%) vSphere
6 9 (21.95%) VMware ESX
7 8 (19.51%) Terminal Services
8 6 (14.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 4 (9.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (4.88%) XenServer
10 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 21 (51.22%) Norton AntiVirus
2 15 (36.59%) NetBackup
3 11 (26.83%) Backup Exec
4 6 (14.63%) ARCserve
5 2 (4.88%) SCCM
5 2 (4.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.44%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.44%) WSUS
6 1 (2.44%) SCOM
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) VMware
2 28 (68.29%) Microsoft
3 27 (65.85%) Citrix
4 12 (29.27%) Sophos
5 11 (26.83%) NetApp
5 11 (26.83%) EMC
6 10 (24.39%) Cisco
7 8 (19.51%) SonicWALL
7 8 (19.51%) Dell
7 8 (19.51%) Kaspersky
7 8 (19.51%) AVG
8 7 (17.07%) HP
9 2 (4.88%) Adobe
9 2 (4.88%) Apple
9 2 (4.88%) CheckPoint
9 2 (4.88%) Brocade
9 2 (4.88%) LogRhythm
10 1 (2.44%) Veeam
10 1 (2.44%) ProCurve
10 1 (2.44%) Lumension
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