The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the West Midlands region.

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

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 173 156 154
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -2
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 41 51 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 0.92% 1.02%
As % of the Vendors category 1.56% 1.81% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 31 44 41
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +6.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,750 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Vendors Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2630 2825 2470
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.97% 50.85% 50.56%
Number of salaries quoted 2175 2342 2084
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,376 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
England

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 25 July 2014.

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 25 July 2014. 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 +15 30 £48,750 +50.00% 1
Warwickshire +11 5 £41,500 -7.77% 1
Solihull -13 2 £29,500 -16.90%
Staffordshire - 2 £27,250 -
Worcestershire - 1 £27,500 -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 57 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) VMware
3 41 (49.40%) Cisco
4 40 (48.19%) Citrix
4 40 (48.19%) SAN
5 39 (46.99%) Windows
6 38 (45.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (43.37%) MS Exchange
8 31 (37.35%) Active Directory
9 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (36.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 25 (30.12%) NetBackup
11 22 (26.51%) Firewall
11 22 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2007
12 21 (25.30%) Backup Exec
13 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
13 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 19 (22.89%) EMC
14 19 (22.89%) NetApp
14 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
15 18 (21.69%) HP
15 18 (21.69%) Norton AntiVirus
15 18 (21.69%) ITIL
16 17 (20.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 17 (20.48%) SQL
17 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
17 16 (19.28%) DNS
17 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
17 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
18 15 (18.07%) DHCP

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 36 (43.37%) MS Exchange
2 30 (36.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 22 (26.51%) Exchange Server 2007
4 19 (22.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 17 (20.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 10 (12.05%) SharePoint
7 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (10.84%) Exchange Server 2000
8 6 (7.23%) Lync
9 5 (6.02%) IIS
10 2 (2.41%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (2.41%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (1.20%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.20%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 16 (19.28%) MS Excel
2 10 (12.05%) MS Office
3 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.20%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 7 (8.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 40 (48.19%) SAN
2 22 (26.51%) Firewall
3 16 (19.28%) DNS
4 15 (18.07%) DHCP
5 12 (14.46%) LAN
6 11 (13.25%) WAN
6 11 (13.25%) NAS
7 9 (10.84%) Cisco ASA
7 9 (10.84%) TCP/IP
8 8 (9.64%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (8.43%) VoIP
10 6 (7.23%) VPN
10 6 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (7.23%) VLAN
10 6 (7.23%) Cisco PIX
11 5 (6.02%) Wireless
11 5 (6.02%) Internet
11 5 (6.02%) MPLS
11 5 (6.02%) Ethernet
11 5 (6.02%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.43%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (4.82%) Law
2 2 (2.41%) Automotive
3 1 (1.20%) Legal
3 1 (1.20%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 18 (21.69%) Consultant
1 18 (21.69%) Support Engineer
2 13 (15.66%) Architect
3 11 (13.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 10 (12.05%) Analyst
5 9 (10.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Backup Engineer
6 8 (9.64%) Storage Engineer
7 7 (8.43%) Data Centre Architect
7 7 (8.43%) Data Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (7.23%) Server Engineer
9 5 (6.02%) Network Analyst
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Architect
9 5 (6.02%) Technical Consultant
9 5 (6.02%) Support Analyst
10 4 (4.82%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 4 (4.82%) Team Leader
10 4 (4.82%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.25%) Clustering
2 10 (12.05%) Blackberry
3 9 (10.84%) Replication
4 7 (8.43%) CLARiiON
5 5 (6.02%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.82%) FlexPod
6 4 (4.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.20%) Device Driver
7 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 39 (46.99%) Windows
2 30 (36.14%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (19.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 14 (16.87%) Windows 7
6 11 (13.25%) Windows XP
7 8 (9.64%) Windows 8
8 7 (8.43%) Linux
9 1 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (24.10%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (21.69%) ITIL
3 12 (14.46%) Change Control
4 10 (12.05%) Project Management
5 9 (10.84%) Business Development
6 8 (9.64%) Data Protection
6 8 (9.64%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (8.43%) Incident Management
8 6 (7.23%) SIEM
8 6 (7.23%) Network Monitoring
9 5 (6.02%) Network Management
9 5 (6.02%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.82%) Migration
10 4 (4.82%) Service Management
10 4 (4.82%) PRINCE2
10 4 (4.82%) ITSM
10 4 (4.82%) Release Management
10 4 (4.82%) Network Load Balancing
10 4 (4.82%) Transition Management
11 3 (3.61%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 17 (20.48%) SQL
2 3 (3.61%) VBScript
2 3 (3.61%) VB
3 2 (2.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (10.84%) Degree
1 9 (10.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.64%) MCSE
3 7 (8.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (7.23%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (7.23%) MCP
5 5 (6.02%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.02%) Security Cleared
6 4 (4.82%) ISEB
6 4 (4.82%) MCTS
6 4 (4.82%) MCITP
7 3 (3.61%) CCSE
7 3 (3.61%) CEH
7 3 (3.61%) CISSP
7 3 (3.61%) CCSP
7 3 (3.61%) CCNP
8 1 (1.20%) HNC
8 1 (1.20%) HND
8 1 (1.20%) MCSA
8 1 (1.20%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
1 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (6.02%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 38 (45.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (37.35%) Active Directory
3 16 (19.28%) Hyper-V
4 14 (16.87%) XenApp
5 12 (14.46%) XenDesktop
6 11 (13.25%) UAG
7 10 (12.05%) Forefront TMG
7 10 (12.05%) Microsoft App-V
8 9 (10.84%) vSphere
9 6 (7.23%) IAG
9 6 (7.23%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (7.23%) ISA Server
9 6 (7.23%) VMware ESX
10 5 (6.02%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (3.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 3 (3.61%) Terminal Services
12 1 (1.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 25 (30.12%) NetBackup
2 21 (25.30%) Backup Exec
3 18 (21.69%) Norton AntiVirus
4 14 (16.87%) SCCM
5 10 (12.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 7 (8.43%) SCOM
7 6 (7.23%) Cacti
7 6 (7.23%) WSUS
8 5 (6.02%) ARCserve
8 5 (6.02%) XenMobile
9 4 (4.82%) Legato
9 4 (4.82%) MOM
9 4 (4.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (4.82%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 3 (3.61%) FortiGate
10 3 (3.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 1 (1.20%) Unicenter
11 1 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 57 (68.67%) Microsoft
2 52 (62.65%) VMware
3 41 (49.40%) Cisco
4 40 (48.19%) Citrix
5 19 (22.89%) EMC
5 19 (22.89%) NetApp
6 18 (21.69%) HP
7 12 (14.46%) CheckPoint
8 8 (9.64%) SolarWinds
9 5 (6.02%) CommVault
9 5 (6.02%) Kaspersky
9 5 (6.02%) McAfee
10 3 (3.61%) Remedy
10 3 (3.61%) Juniper
10 3 (3.61%) TippingPoint
10 3 (3.61%) Computacenter
10 3 (3.61%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.61%) TOWER Software
10 3 (3.61%) F5
11 2 (2.41%) Trend Micro
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