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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 23 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
23 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec
Rank 186 191 188
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 44 38 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.75% 0.67% 0.66%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 1.40% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 24 36 27
Median salary £44,500 £38,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.83% -3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,300 £30,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £63,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
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
2663 2719 2753
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 45.30% 47.84% 50.77%
Number of salaries quoted 1935 2231 2278
Median salary £39,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 August 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -19 26 £35,000 -14.63%
Solihull +24 10 £46,000 +48.38% 1
Staffordshire - 6 £35,000 -
Coventry +5 2 £42,000 +5.00%
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 August 2016, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 77 (72.64%) Microsoft
2 76 (71.70%) VMware
3 51 (48.11%) Norton AntiVirus
4 46 (43.40%) MS Exchange
5 43 (40.57%) Active Directory
6 41 (38.68%) SLA
6 41 (38.68%) VMware Infrastructure
7 35 (33.02%) IBM
8 33 (31.13%) Windows
9 31 (29.25%) LAN
9 31 (29.25%) WAN
10 30 (28.30%) VPN
11 29 (27.36%) SC Cleared
11 29 (27.36%) Security Cleared
12 27 (25.47%) DNS
12 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
12 27 (25.47%) DHCP
13 26 (24.53%) Backup Exec
14 25 (23.58%) Sophos
14 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
15 23 (21.70%) C
15 23 (21.70%) vSphere
16 22 (20.75%) Firewall
17 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
17 20 (18.87%) SCOM
18 19 (17.92%) SAN
19 18 (16.98%) Validation
19 18 (16.98%) NetBackup
19 18 (16.98%) assyst
19 18 (16.98%) Mimecast

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 46 (43.40%) MS Exchange
2 25 (23.58%) Exchange Server 2003
3 10 (9.43%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (6.60%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.66%) Apache
5 6 (5.66%) IIS
6 5 (4.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
7 2 (1.89%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.94%) SAS
8 1 (0.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 20 (18.87%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 18 (16.98%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.98%) Mimecast
2 8 (7.55%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (5.66%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (29.25%) LAN
1 31 (29.25%) WAN
2 30 (28.30%) VPN
3 27 (25.47%) DHCP
3 27 (25.47%) DNS
3 27 (25.47%) TCP/IP
4 22 (20.75%) Firewall
5 19 (17.92%) SAN
6 16 (15.09%) VLAN
7 8 (7.55%) Network Security
8 7 (6.60%) NAS
8 7 (6.60%) SSL
9 6 (5.66%) HTTP
9 6 (5.66%) ICMP
9 6 (5.66%) IPsec
9 6 (5.66%) SMTP
9 6 (5.66%) Telnet
10 5 (4.72%) L2TP
10 5 (4.72%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.72%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (15.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) Big Data
General
1 6 (5.66%) Finance
2 2 (1.89%) Legal
3 1 (0.94%) Banking
3 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (32.08%) Backup Engineer
2 28 (26.42%) Storage and Backup Engineer
2 28 (26.42%) Storage Engineer
3 24 (22.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 20 (18.87%) Exchange Engineer
5 16 (15.09%) 3rd Line Support
6 14 (13.21%) Security Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) Analyst
7 13 (12.26%) IT Engineer
7 13 (12.26%) Support Engineer
8 10 (9.43%) Senior Security Engineer
9 9 (8.49%) Architect
10 8 (7.55%) IT Security Engineer
10 8 (7.55%) Senior IT Engineer
11 7 (6.60%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
12 5 (4.72%) 3rd Line Technical Support
12 5 (4.72%) IT Support
12 5 (4.72%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.94%) WAP
1 1 (0.94%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.55%) Data Centre
2 7 (6.60%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) Replication
4 2 (1.89%) Mathematics
4 2 (1.89%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.94%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.94%) EMC VNX
5 1 (0.94%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.94%) Handset
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
5 1 (0.94%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 33 (31.13%) Windows
2 17 (16.04%) Windows Server
3 15 (14.15%) Linux
4 5 (4.72%) Windows 2000
4 5 (4.72%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.83%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.89%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.94%) CentOS
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.94%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.98%) Validation
2 17 (16.04%) ITIL
3 7 (6.60%) Information Security
4 6 (5.66%) Data Security
5 5 (4.72%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (4.72%) ITIL V3
5 5 (4.72%) Mentoring
5 5 (4.72%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 5 (4.72%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 4 (3.77%) Threat Modelling
7 3 (2.83%) Coaching
7 3 (2.83%) Presales
7 3 (2.83%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.83%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.83%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (1.89%) Business Development
8 2 (1.89%) CRM
8 2 (1.89%) Project Management
8 2 (1.89%) Risk Management
8 2 (1.89%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (21.70%) C
2 7 (6.60%) PowerShell
3 4 (3.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (27.36%) SC Cleared
1 29 (27.36%) Security Cleared
2 12 (11.32%) MCSA
2 12 (11.32%) MCSE
2 12 (11.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (6.60%) MCITP
4 6 (5.66%) CCNA
4 6 (5.66%) MCP
5 5 (4.72%) Network+ Certification
6 3 (2.83%) CISSP
6 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.89%) CISM
7 2 (1.89%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.89%) Degree
8 1 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 41 (38.68%) SLA
2 13 (12.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 2 (1.89%) QA
System Software
1 43 (40.57%) Active Directory
2 41 (38.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (21.70%) vSphere
4 14 (13.21%) Hyper-V
5 8 (7.55%) VMware ESX
5 8 (7.55%) XenApp
6 7 (6.60%) VMware ESXi
7 6 (5.66%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.94%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.94%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 51 (48.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 26 (24.53%) Backup Exec
3 20 (18.87%) SCOM
4 18 (16.98%) NetBackup
5 8 (7.55%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.83%) WSUS
7 2 (1.89%) SCCM
7 2 (1.89%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.94%) Cacti
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco UCCX
8 1 (0.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.94%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 1 (0.94%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.94%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 77 (72.64%) Microsoft
2 76 (71.70%) VMware
3 35 (33.02%) IBM
4 25 (23.58%) Sophos
5 15 (14.15%) Cisco
5 15 (14.15%) Citrix
6 14 (13.21%) Veeam
7 12 (11.32%) EMC
8 11 (10.38%) HP
9 10 (9.43%) Kaspersky
10 8 (7.55%) NetApp
11 7 (6.60%) Brocade
12 5 (4.72%) AVG
12 5 (4.72%) Kaseya
12 5 (4.72%) Ruckus Wireless
12 5 (4.72%) SonicWALL
13 1 (0.94%) 3PAR
13 1 (0.94%) F5
13 1 (0.94%) Palo Alto
13 1 (0.94%) Splunk
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago