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 4 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 200 168 168
Rank change year-on-year
-32 0
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 18 43 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.87% 0.69%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.85% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 17 39 30
Average salary £35,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,100 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £35,000 £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
2535 2324 2510
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.41% 46.90% 50.67%
Number of salaries quoted 2109 1912 2055
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,750 £60,000 £57,500
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 4 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 4 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 -26 9 £32,500 -7.14% 4
Coventry -21 4 £37,500 +25.00%
Wolverhampton - 2 £40,000 -
Worcestershire -3 1 - -
Warwickshire -11 1 £36,500 -12.04%
Staffordshire - 1 £24,000 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 4 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 40 (81.63%) Windows
1 40 (81.63%) VMware
2 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
3 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
5 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
6 28 (57.14%) Citrix
7 23 (46.94%) NetBackup
8 20 (40.82%) SAN
8 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
10 18 (36.73%) ITIL
11 17 (34.69%) Norton AntiVirus
11 17 (34.69%) Backup Exec
11 17 (34.69%) XenApp
11 17 (34.69%) vSphere
12 16 (32.65%) NetApp
12 16 (32.65%) HP
13 15 (30.61%) Cisco
13 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
14 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 14 (28.57%) EMC
15 13 (26.53%) Firewall
16 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
16 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
17 11 (22.45%) MCSE
17 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
18 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 4 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 30 (61.22%) MS Exchange
2 15 (30.61%) Exchange Server 2010
3 14 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2013
4 12 (24.49%) Exchange Server 2003
5 10 (20.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (20.41%) SharePoint
6 8 (16.33%) Lync
7 6 (12.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (10.20%) SharePoint 2010
9 4 (8.16%) IIS
9 4 (8.16%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (6.12%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (2.04%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (2.04%) IBM Notes
11 1 (2.04%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 9 (18.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Mimecast
2 2 (4.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (4.08%) Symantec.cloud
2 2 (4.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 20 (40.82%) SAN
2 13 (26.53%) Firewall
3 8 (16.33%) VLAN
4 7 (14.29%) DNS
5 6 (12.24%) NetScaler
6 5 (10.20%) Fibre Channel
6 5 (10.20%) NAS
6 5 (10.20%) iSCSI
7 4 (8.16%) WAN
7 4 (8.16%) DHCP
7 4 (8.16%) FTP
7 4 (8.16%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.12%) LAN
9 2 (4.08%) L2TP
9 2 (4.08%) Wireless
9 2 (4.08%) IPsec
10 1 (2.04%) Network Security
10 1 (2.04%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (22.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (10.20%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 7 (14.29%) Architect
2 6 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.24%) Team Leader
3 5 (10.20%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Analyst
4 4 (8.16%) Storage Engineer
4 4 (8.16%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.16%) Backup Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Project Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Technical Team Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 3 (6.12%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Support Team Leader
6 2 (4.08%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Senior Server Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Installations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) COM
1 1 (2.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
1 6 (12.24%) Clustering
1 6 (12.24%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.16%) CLARiiON
3 3 (6.12%) EqualLogic
3 3 (6.12%) Replication
4 1 (2.04%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 40 (81.63%) Windows
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2008
2 20 (40.82%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (18.37%) Linux
4 8 (16.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 2000
5 6 (12.24%) Windows 8
6 3 (6.12%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.12%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.08%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.73%) ITIL
2 11 (22.45%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (20.41%) Service Delivery
4 6 (12.24%) Project Management
4 6 (12.24%) Mentoring
5 5 (10.20%) Line Management
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (4.08%) CRM
7 2 (4.08%) Configuration Management
7 2 (4.08%) Release Management
7 2 (4.08%) Data Governance
8 1 (2.04%) Change Control
8 1 (2.04%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.04%) Responsive Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Kalman Filter
8 1 (2.04%) SIEM
8 1 (2.04%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (2.04%) Web Design
8 1 (2.04%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 10 (20.41%) VBScript
2 8 (16.33%) SQL
3 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
4 4 (8.16%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (22.45%) MCSE
3 10 (20.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (20.41%) CCNA
3 10 (20.41%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (14.29%) MCITP
4 7 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (12.24%) MCSA
5 6 (12.24%) Security Cleared
6 5 (10.20%) MCP
7 4 (8.16%) CCNP
7 4 (8.16%) CCA
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (8.16%) SC Cleared
8 2 (4.08%) EMC Certification
9 1 (2.04%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.29%) SLA
2 4 (8.16%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 34 (69.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (59.18%) Active Directory
3 19 (38.78%) Hyper-V
4 17 (34.69%) XenApp
4 17 (34.69%) vSphere
5 7 (14.29%) VMware ESX
6 6 (12.24%) Terminal Services
6 6 (12.24%) XenDesktop
7 5 (10.20%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (4.08%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (46.94%) NetBackup
2 17 (34.69%) Norton AntiVirus
2 17 (34.69%) Backup Exec
3 6 (12.24%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 4 (8.16%) ARCserve
4 4 (8.16%) SCDPM
5 2 (4.08%) SCCM
6 1 (2.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (2.04%) SCOM
6 1 (2.04%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.04%) WhatsUp Gold
6 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (81.63%) VMware
2 37 (75.51%) Microsoft
3 28 (57.14%) Citrix
4 16 (32.65%) NetApp
4 16 (32.65%) HP
5 15 (30.61%) Cisco
6 14 (28.57%) EMC
7 10 (20.41%) Dell
7 10 (20.41%) Sophos
8 6 (12.24%) SonicWALL
8 6 (12.24%) Kaspersky
8 6 (12.24%) AVG
9 4 (8.16%) IBM
10 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
11 2 (4.08%) Adobe
11 2 (4.08%) Apple
11 2 (4.08%) Juniper
11 2 (4.08%) Brocade
11 2 (4.08%) LogRhythm
12 1 (2.04%) Lumension
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