Period
to 16 February 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec over the 6 months to 16 February 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within the Symantec Corporation.

Symantec
England > East of England
6 months to
16 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 156 150 172
Rank change year-on-year -6 +22 -17
Contract jobs citing Symantec 30 46 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.71% 0.97% 0.31%
As % of the Vendors category 1.47% 2.12% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 6
East of England median daily rate £200 £438 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -54.29% -18.60% +115.00%
10th Percentile £105 £300 £478
90th Percentile £388 £595 £550
England median daily rate £420 £425 £380
% change year-on-year -1.18% +11.84% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
East of England median hourly rate £27.00 £20.45 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.03% - -
England median hourly rate £15.37 £20.45 £26.25
% change year-on-year -24.84% -22.10% +51.38%

Symantec is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the East of England.

All Vendors
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,043 2,172 2,075
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 48.07% 46.03% 46.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,153 1,226 1,176
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.32% -2.81%
10th Percentile £200 £194 £200
90th Percentile £575 £594 £538
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +5.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 149 164
East of England median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -5.71% -7.89%
10th Percentile £10.95 £10.66 £10.75
90th Percentile £51.50 £47.25 £43.57
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Symantec in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the East of England over the 6 months to 16 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec in the East of England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec in the East of England

Symantec
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the East of England region over the 6 months to 16 February 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +2 22 £350 -22.22% 2
Essex -10 4 £200 -42.86%
Cambridgeshire +17 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire +5 2 £110 -63.33%
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 16 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the East of England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 14 (46.67%) VMware
4 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
5 11 (36.67%) DNS
5 11 (36.67%) Norton AntiVirus
6 10 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
8 8 (26.67%) Cisco
9 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
9 7 (23.33%) DHCP
9 7 (23.33%) Firewall
9 7 (23.33%) DMARC
10 6 (20.00%) Data Security
10 6 (20.00%) McAfee
10 6 (20.00%) Sophos
10 6 (20.00%) Forcepoint
10 6 (20.00%) Linux
10 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
10 6 (20.00%) Law
10 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
11 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
11 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
11 5 (16.67%) Veeam
11 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 5 (16.67%) Citrix
11 5 (16.67%) Threat Management
11 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
11 5 (16.67%) Analytics
12 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 1 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (3.33%) G Suite
5 1 (3.33%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) DNS
2 7 (23.33%) DHCP
2 7 (23.33%) DMARC
2 7 (23.33%) Firewall
3 6 (20.00%) TCP/IP
4 4 (13.33%) Internet
4 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 3 (10.00%) OSPF
6 2 (6.67%) DKIM
6 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
6 2 (6.67%) LAN
6 2 (6.67%) RIP
6 2 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (6.67%) Wireless
7 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
7 1 (3.33%) Network Security
7 1 (3.33%) SAN
7 1 (3.33%) Skype
7 1 (3.33%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.33%) Big Data
3 1 (3.33%) MySQL
3 1 (3.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 6 (20.00%) Law
2 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Security Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Administrator
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Antivirus Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Audio Visual Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Systems Administrator
4 3 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support
4 3 (10.00%) IT Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Technician
5 2 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.67%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
3 1 (3.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Replication
3 1 (3.33%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 21 (70.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server
3 6 (20.00%) Linux
4 4 (13.33%) Unix
5 3 (10.00%) Debian
5 3 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (10.00%) Ubuntu
5 3 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 2 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
6 2 (6.67%) Solaris
6 2 (6.67%) SUSE
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
6 2 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (20.00%) Data Security
3 5 (16.67%) Analytics
3 5 (16.67%) Incident Management
3 5 (16.67%) Threat Management
4 4 (13.33%) Commercial Awareness
4 4 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 4 (13.33%) Kalman Filter
4 4 (13.33%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) SIEM
4 4 (13.33%) Task-Oriented
5 3 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (6.67%) Analytical Thinking
6 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
6 2 (6.67%) Email Filtering
6 2 (6.67%) Information Security
6 2 (6.67%) ITIL
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (23.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.33%) CNE
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSE
3 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.33%) Novell Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCNA
4 1 (3.33%) CCNP
4 1 (3.33%) CCSA
4 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CISSP
4 1 (3.33%) CompTIA Security+
4 1 (3.33%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.33%) GIAC
4 1 (3.33%) SANS
4 1 (3.33%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
System Software
1 16 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (6.67%) KVM
5 1 (3.33%) Hyper-V
5 1 (3.33%) Postfix
5 1 (3.33%) Squid
Systems Management
1 11 (36.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (20.00%) NetBackup
3 4 (13.33%) WSUS
4 3 (10.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (6.67%) vCenter Server
6 1 (3.33%) CASB
6 1 (3.33%) Hyperic
6 1 (3.33%) Kibana
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (3.33%) Nexpose
6 1 (3.33%) Puppet
6 1 (3.33%) QRadar
6 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Satellite
6 1 (3.33%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (3.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 8 (26.67%) Cisco
3 6 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 6 (20.00%) McAfee
3 6 (20.00%) Sophos
4 5 (16.67%) Citrix
4 5 (16.67%) Veeam
5 4 (13.33%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) Remedy
6 3 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (10.00%) Oracle
6 3 (10.00%) Palo Alto
6 3 (10.00%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) Computacenter
7 2 (6.67%) Intel
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
8 1 (3.33%) Altiris
8 1 (3.33%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) NetApp
8 1 (3.33%) Trend Micro