The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 30 October 2014 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 45 40 -
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 0.80% 0.83% -
As % of the Vendors category 2.15% 1.46% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £29,000 £32,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.76% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £38,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Symantec
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire region.

Vendors Category
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
93 137 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 37.05% 56.85% 40.10%
Number of salaries quoted 90 127 74
Average salary £32,500 £36,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.95% -8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Worcestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Worcestershire region.

Symantec Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Symantec
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
Redditch -12 2 £29,000 -10.76%
Symantec
West Midlands

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (33.33%) Firewall
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT jobs across the Worcestershire 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 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Exchequer
1 1 (33.33%) Sage 50
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
1 2 (66.67%) DHCP
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Wireless
2 1 (33.33%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Informix
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (33.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) HNC
1 1 (33.33%) HND
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) ISA Server
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Dell
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Mitel
3 1 (33.33%) Draytek
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Sage
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco