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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec
Rank 196 139 172
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +33
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 15 44 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.99% 0.60%
As % of the Vendors category 0.62% 2.05% 1.19%
Number of salaries quoted 13 39 23
Average salary £40,000 £42,803 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.54% +7.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,900 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £39,500 £35,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+11.26% -1.38%
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
2421 2147 2430
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 47.53% 48.31% 49.93%
Number of salaries quoted 2040 1730 2015
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 March 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 27 March 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
Warwickshire -10 4 £46,250 +11.44%
Coventry -21 3 £37,500 +25.00%
Birmingham -37 3 £33,500 -27.56% 3
Wolverhampton +4 2 £40,000 -4.99% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £22,000 -
Solihull - 1 - - 1
Worcestershire - 1 - -
Symantec
England

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 39 (76.47%) VMware
3 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 30 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
6 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
7 24 (47.06%) Citrix
7 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
8 23 (45.10%) NetBackup
9 21 (41.18%) vSphere
10 20 (39.22%) Backup Exec
10 20 (39.22%) Cisco
10 20 (39.22%) ITIL
11 17 (33.33%) HP
11 17 (33.33%) SAN
11 17 (33.33%) NetApp
12 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
12 16 (31.37%) MCSE
13 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
13 15 (29.41%) CCNA
13 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
13 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
14 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
15 13 (25.49%) Dell
15 13 (25.49%) EMC
16 12 (23.53%) Linux
16 12 (23.53%) Firewall
16 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
17 11 (21.57%) XenApp
17 11 (21.57%) VBScript

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 24 (47.06%) MS Exchange
2 15 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 10 (19.61%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (17.65%) SharePoint
5 7 (13.73%) IIS
5 7 (13.73%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (13.73%) Lync
5 7 (13.73%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (7.84%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2000
8 2 (3.92%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (1.96%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 8 (15.69%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (3.92%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (33.33%) SAN
2 12 (23.53%) Firewall
3 11 (21.57%) DNS
4 9 (17.65%) DHCP
5 7 (13.73%) TCP/IP
6 6 (11.76%) WAN
6 6 (11.76%) iSCSI
7 5 (9.80%) NAS
7 5 (9.80%) Fibre Channel
7 5 (9.80%) LAN
8 4 (7.84%) FTP
9 3 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (5.88%) VLAN
9 3 (5.88%) Network Security
10 2 (3.92%) Wireless
10 2 (3.92%) Symposium
10 2 (3.92%) Nortel Meridian
10 2 (3.92%) VoIP
11 1 (1.96%) VPN
11 1 (1.96%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (21.57%) SQL Server
2 6 (11.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 5 (9.80%) Finance
2 3 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (15.69%) Analyst
2 7 (13.73%) Architect
2 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
3 6 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (9.80%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Server Support
5 4 (7.84%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Server Support Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Server Analyst
5 4 (7.84%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (7.84%) Backup Engineer
6 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) Technical Team Leader
6 3 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (5.88%) Administrator
6 3 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (3.92%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Blackberry
2 5 (9.80%) Clustering
3 4 (7.84%) EqualLogic
3 4 (7.84%) CLARiiON
4 2 (3.92%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 41 (80.39%) Windows
2 25 (49.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 15 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (27.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 12 (23.53%) Linux
6 7 (13.73%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.76%) Windows 8
8 4 (7.84%) Windows XP
9 2 (3.92%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.96%) Windows Vista
10 1 (1.96%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.96%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) ITIL
2 10 (19.61%) Service Delivery
3 9 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (15.69%) Line Management
5 6 (11.76%) Project Management
6 4 (7.84%) Change Management
6 4 (7.84%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (5.88%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.92%) Release Management
8 2 (3.92%) Data Governance
8 2 (3.92%) CRM
8 2 (3.92%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
9 1 (1.96%) Service Management
9 1 (1.96%) Information Security
9 1 (1.96%) Change Control
9 1 (1.96%) SIEM
9 1 (1.96%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.96%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.57%) VBScript
2 7 (13.73%) SQL
3 4 (7.84%) VB
4 3 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (31.37%) MCSE
1 16 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (29.41%) CCNA
3 10 (19.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 9 (17.65%) MCITP
5 8 (15.69%) MCSA
5 8 (15.69%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 5 (9.80%) MCP
7 5 (9.80%) CCNP
8 4 (7.84%) CCA
8 4 (7.84%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (7.84%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.92%) VCP4
9 2 (3.92%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.84%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (56.86%) Active Directory
3 21 (41.18%) vSphere
4 12 (23.53%) Hyper-V
5 11 (21.57%) XenApp
6 6 (11.76%) VMware ESX
6 6 (11.76%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
7 5 (9.80%) Terminal Services
8 3 (5.88%) XenServer
8 3 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.96%) vCloud
9 1 (1.96%) Xen
Systems Management
1 23 (45.10%) NetBackup
2 20 (39.22%) Backup Exec
3 11 (21.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (11.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 4 (7.84%) SCDPM
6 3 (5.88%) ARCserve
6 3 (5.88%) WSUS
6 3 (5.88%) SCOM
7 2 (3.92%) SCCM
7 2 (3.92%) MOM
7 2 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (1.96%) Zenoss
8 1 (1.96%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (1.96%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 39 (76.47%) VMware
2 36 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 24 (47.06%) Citrix
4 20 (39.22%) Cisco
5 17 (33.33%) HP
5 17 (33.33%) NetApp
6 13 (25.49%) Dell
6 13 (25.49%) EMC
7 6 (11.76%) IBM
7 6 (11.76%) CheckPoint
8 4 (7.84%) Sophos
8 4 (7.84%) Juniper
9 3 (5.88%) Apple
10 2 (3.92%) LogRhythm
10 2 (3.92%) Brocade
10 2 (3.92%) CommVault
10 2 (3.92%) McAfee
10 2 (3.92%) Adobe
10 2 (3.92%) Nortel
11 1 (1.96%) Websense
Birmingham
Barclay Anderson
Salary: £30,000 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 18 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £27000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago