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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 210 182 155
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -27
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 30 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.30% 0.61% 0.76%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 1.31% 1.53%
Number of salaries quoted 12 28 30
Average salary £38,750 £39,500 £42,105
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.89% -6.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,750 £31,500 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £72,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%
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
2478 2288 2091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.34% 46.29% 49.40%
Number of salaries quoted 2045 2012 1663
Average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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 -9 8 £41,250 -36.53% 1
Coventry -6 4 £38,750 -4.32% 5
Warwickshire -22 2 £30,000 -29.41%
Worcestershire 0 1 - - 2
Wolverhampton - 1 £35,500 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 25 (69.44%) Windows
3 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
4 20 (55.56%) Backup Exec
5 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
6 15 (41.67%) NetBackup
7 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
8 11 (30.56%) SQL
8 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
8 11 (30.56%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (27.78%) Firewall
9 10 (27.78%) Citrix
9 10 (27.78%) Linux
10 9 (25.00%) Cisco
10 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
11 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
12 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (19.44%) IBM
12 7 (19.44%) Sophos
12 7 (19.44%) SAN
12 7 (19.44%) NetApp
13 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (16.67%) SCCM
13 6 (16.67%) vSphere
13 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (13.89%) XenApp
14 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 16 (44.44%) MS Exchange
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (22.22%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (11.11%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.33%) IIS
4 3 (8.33%) Lync
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 10 (27.78%) Firewall
2 7 (19.44%) SAN
3 5 (13.89%) VLAN
4 4 (11.11%) LAN
4 4 (11.11%) VPN
4 4 (11.11%) WAN
5 3 (8.33%) DNS
5 3 (8.33%) MPLS
6 2 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.56%) DHCP
6 2 (5.56%) Internet
6 2 (5.56%) Intranet
6 2 (5.56%) Network Security
6 2 (5.56%) OSPF
6 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.78%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (2.78%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.78%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.78%) LDAP
7 1 (2.78%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 1 (2.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (25.00%) Analyst
1 9 (25.00%) Backup Engineer
2 5 (13.89%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
2 5 (13.89%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (13.89%) Administrator
2 5 (13.89%) Systems Administrator
3 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 4 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
3 4 (11.11%) Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
4 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Architect
4 3 (8.33%) Cisco Architect
4 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Support
4 3 (8.33%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Replication
2 3 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.78%) Fat Client
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 25 (69.44%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Windows Server
3 10 (27.78%) Linux
4 9 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (11.11%) ITIL
1 4 (11.11%) Migration
2 2 (5.56%) Change Management
2 2 (5.56%) Information Security
2 2 (5.56%) Network Design
2 2 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (2.78%) Coaching
3 1 (2.78%) Email Filtering
3 1 (2.78%) High Availability
3 1 (2.78%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.78%) Matrix Management
3 1 (2.78%) Mentoring
3 1 (2.78%) Patch Management
3 1 (2.78%) Presales
3 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
3 1 (2.78%) Security Architecture
3 1 (2.78%) Security Management
3 1 (2.78%) Security Patching
3 1 (2.78%) SIEM
3 1 (2.78%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (30.56%) SQL
2 4 (11.11%) C
3 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.78%) VB
3 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (13.89%) MCITP
2 5 (13.89%) MCSE
2 5 (13.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 4 (11.11%) Security Cleared
4 3 (8.33%) MCSA
5 2 (5.56%) CCNA
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (5.56%) CISM
5 2 (5.56%) CISSP
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (5.56%) MCP
5 2 (5.56%) MCTS
5 2 (5.56%) NCSA
6 1 (2.78%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.78%) DBS Check
6 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (2.78%) QA
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 7 (19.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (16.67%) vSphere
4 5 (13.89%) XenApp
5 4 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
7 2 (5.56%) Hyper-V
7 2 (5.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.78%) BitLocker
8 1 (2.78%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
8 1 (2.78%) Sendmail
8 1 (2.78%) Terminal Server
8 1 (2.78%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 20 (55.56%) Backup Exec
2 15 (41.67%) NetBackup
3 11 (30.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (16.67%) SCCM
5 3 (8.33%) SCOM
5 3 (8.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 2 (5.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli
6 2 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (5.56%) WhatsUp Gold
6 2 (5.56%) Zenoss
7 1 (2.78%) AirWatch
7 1 (2.78%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (2.78%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (2.78%) Proventia
7 1 (2.78%) RSA enVision
7 1 (2.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) VMware
2 21 (58.33%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.78%) Citrix
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco
5 7 (19.44%) IBM
5 7 (19.44%) NetApp
5 7 (19.44%) Sophos
6 4 (11.11%) Kaspersky
7 3 (8.33%) McAfee
7 3 (8.33%) SonicWALL
7 3 (8.33%) Veeam
8 2 (5.56%) arcserve
8 2 (5.56%) HP
9 1 (2.78%) AppSense
9 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
9 1 (2.78%) Computacenter
9 1 (2.78%) EMC
9 1 (2.78%) Juniper
9 1 (2.78%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.78%) Websense
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Worcester, Worcestershire
Colossus Associates
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago