Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Norton AntiVirus skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Norton AntiVirus over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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.

Symantec Norton AntiVirus
UK > England
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 702 745 765
Rank change year-on-year +43 +20 -45
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 124 74 85
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.14% 0.083% 0.086%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.18% 0.78% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 36 59
England median daily rate £450 £330 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +43.48% -33.81%
10th Percentile £300 £163 £115
90th Percentile £550 £550 £434
UK median daily rate £450 £330 £230
% change year-on-year +36.36% +43.48% -33.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
England median hourly rate £20.00 £45.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.56% +260.00% -31.51%
10th Percentile £17.68 £15.25 £9.60
90th Percentile £60.00 £108.75 £38.25
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £21.25 £18.50
% change year-on-year -5.88% +14.86% +1.37%

Norton AntiVirus is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,474 9,545 8,457
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 11.52% 10.70% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,245 6,132 5,265
England median daily rate £485 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.78% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £269 £269 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 240 224 309
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.66% - -
10th Percentile £10.99 £13.00 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

Norton AntiVirus
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Norton AntiVirus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Norton AntiVirus in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus in England over the 6 months to 21 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in England

Norton AntiVirus
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus within the England region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. 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
South East -4 35 £450 +25.00%
London -36 30 £525 +61.29% 8
East of England +13 28 £450 -18.18% 4
Midlands +20 14 £400 +21.21% 1
West Midlands - 14 £400 - 1
South West - 12 £500 - 1
North of England +36 3 £463 +68.18% 4
North West +9 2 £463 +12.12% 3
Yorkshire +5 1 - - 1
Norton AntiVirus
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Norton AntiVirus.

1 124 (100.00%) Symantec
2 93 (75.00%) Windows
3 77 (62.10%) Microsoft
4 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
5 61 (49.19%) VMware
6 59 (47.58%) VMware Infrastructure
7 47 (37.90%) MS Exchange
8 43 (34.68%) PowerShell
9 42 (33.87%) Citrix
9 42 (33.87%) Windows 7
10 40 (32.26%) SCCM
11 36 (29.03%) McAfee
12 35 (28.23%) SharePoint
13 31 (25.00%) VBScript
13 31 (25.00%) Skype for Business
13 31 (25.00%) Office 365
14 29 (23.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 29 (23.39%) XenDesktop
15 28 (22.58%) XenApp
15 28 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
16 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
16 27 (21.77%) Microsoft App-V
17 26 (20.97%) HP
18 25 (20.16%) SAN
19 24 (19.35%) NetApp
19 24 (19.35%) Linux
19 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
20 23 (18.55%) BitLocker
21 22 (17.74%) Firewall
21 22 (17.74%) SQL Server

Norton AntiVirus
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 47 (37.90%) MS Exchange
2 35 (28.23%) SharePoint
3 31 (25.00%) Skype for Business
4 5 (4.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.23%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (2.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.42%) JBoss
7 1 (0.81%) CMS
7 1 (0.81%) Confluence
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.81%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 11 (8.87%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (5.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.81%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 31 (25.00%) Office 365
2 22 (17.74%) OneDrive
3 17 (13.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (8.06%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.61%) IaaS
7 1 (0.81%) PaaS
7 1 (0.81%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (21.77%) TCP/IP
2 25 (20.16%) SAN
3 22 (17.74%) Firewall
3 22 (17.74%) Skype
4 20 (16.13%) DNS
5 19 (15.32%) DHCP
5 19 (15.32%) NAS
6 16 (12.90%) Intrusion Detection
6 16 (12.90%) LAN
7 15 (12.10%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (7.26%) iSCSI
9 8 (6.45%) WAN
10 7 (5.65%) Network Security
11 6 (4.84%) VLAN
12 4 (3.23%) SSL
13 3 (2.42%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (2.42%) VPN
14 2 (1.61%) Internet
14 2 (1.61%) SMTP
15 1 (0.81%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (17.74%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (2.42%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.81%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.61%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.81%) JIRA
General
1 13 (10.48%) Finance
2 12 (9.68%) Telecoms
3 10 (8.06%) Legal
4 5 (4.03%) Back Office
5 1 (0.81%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (20.16%) Consultant
2 23 (18.55%) Analyst
3 14 (11.29%) Desktop Support
4 12 (9.68%) Architect
5 9 (7.26%) SCCM Consultant
6 8 (6.45%) Storage Analyst
7 7 (5.65%) Administrator
7 7 (5.65%) Desktop Technician
7 7 (5.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (5.65%) Security Analyst
8 6 (4.84%) NetApp Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Security Engineer
8 6 (4.84%) Technical Consultant
8 6 (4.84%) Wintel Architect
9 5 (4.03%) ArcSight Engineer
9 5 (4.03%) Deployment Consultant
9 5 (4.03%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (4.03%) Windows Consultant
10 4 (3.23%) Security Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 21 (16.94%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (16.13%) CESG
3 14 (11.29%) Data Centre
3 14 (11.29%) User Experience
4 10 (8.06%) PKI
5 9 (7.26%) Clustering
5 9 (7.26%) Replication
6 8 (6.45%) iPad
6 8 (6.45%) iPhone
7 7 (5.65%) Public Cloud
8 6 (4.84%) Enterprise Storage
9 5 (4.03%) Blackberry
9 5 (4.03%) Fat Client
9 5 (4.03%) Thin Client
9 5 (4.03%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (3.23%) Fintech
10 4 (3.23%) Virtual Team
11 3 (2.42%) Management Information System
12 2 (1.61%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.61%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 93 (75.00%) Windows
2 42 (33.87%) Windows 7
3 24 (19.35%) Linux
3 24 (19.35%) Windows Server
4 20 (16.13%) Windows 10
4 20 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (14.52%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (12.10%) Windows 8
7 12 (9.68%) Apple iOS
8 8 (6.45%) Unix
9 7 (5.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 6 (4.84%) Solaris
11 2 (1.61%) Android
11 2 (1.61%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.81%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (17.74%) Disk Encryption
2 21 (16.94%) ITIL
3 20 (16.13%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 19 (15.32%) SIEM
5 17 (13.71%) Presales
6 15 (12.10%) Migration
7 13 (10.48%) Customer Requirements
7 13 (10.48%) Patch Management
8 12 (9.68%) Vulnerability Management
9 11 (8.87%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (8.87%) Mobile Device Management
9 11 (8.87%) Service Management
10 10 (8.06%) Information Security
10 10 (8.06%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 9 (7.26%) Business Transformation
11 9 (7.26%) DevOps
11 9 (7.26%) DNA
11 9 (7.26%) Performance Monitoring
11 9 (7.26%) Problem Management
12 8 (6.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 43 (34.68%) PowerShell
2 31 (25.00%) VBScript
3 18 (14.52%) SQL
4 8 (6.45%) Bash Shell
4 8 (6.45%) Python
4 8 (6.45%) Ruby
5 5 (4.03%) Java
6 2 (1.61%) C
6 2 (1.61%) VB
7 1 (0.81%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 20 (16.13%) Cisco Certification
1 20 (16.13%) CISSP
2 19 (15.32%) MCSE
2 19 (15.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 18 (14.52%) Security Cleared
4 17 (13.71%) (ISC)2 CCSP
4 17 (13.71%) MCSA
5 15 (12.10%) Degree
5 15 (12.10%) SC Cleared
6 11 (8.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (7.26%) DV Cleared
7 9 (7.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (5.65%) CISM
9 6 (4.84%) CCSP
10 3 (2.42%) CCNA
10 3 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.61%) CCNP
12 1 (0.81%) CCA
12 1 (0.81%) Check Point Certification
12 1 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (6.45%) PCI DSS
3 7 (5.65%) SLA
4 2 (1.61%) GDPR
5 1 (0.81%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.81%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 72 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 59 (47.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (23.39%) XenDesktop
4 28 (22.58%) VMware ESXi
4 28 (22.58%) XenApp
5 27 (21.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 23 (18.55%) BitLocker
7 17 (13.71%) Hyper-V
8 14 (11.29%) Terminal Services
9 6 (4.84%) NFS
9 6 (4.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 6 (4.84%) Veritas File System
9 6 (4.84%) VMware Workstation
9 6 (4.84%) vSphere
10 4 (3.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (3.23%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (2.42%) Virtual Machines
12 2 (1.61%) Snort
13 1 (0.81%) Sendmail
13 1 (0.81%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 40 (32.26%) SCCM
2 29 (23.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 19 (15.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 16 (12.90%) NetBackup
5 15 (12.10%) Backup Exec
5 15 (12.10%) WSUS
6 13 (10.48%) Microsoft Clustering
7 9 (7.26%) HP Data Protector
7 9 (7.26%) SCOM
8 8 (6.45%) Ansible
8 8 (6.45%) Nessus
8 8 (6.45%) OSSEC
8 8 (6.45%) Packer
8 8 (6.45%) Terraform
9 5 (4.03%) SafeCom
10 4 (3.23%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (2.42%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.61%) Network Intrusion Detection System
12 2 (1.61%) QRadar
12 2 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 124 (100.00%) Symantec
2 77 (62.10%) Microsoft
3 61 (49.19%) VMware
4 42 (33.87%) Citrix
5 36 (29.03%) McAfee
6 26 (20.97%) HP
7 24 (19.35%) NetApp
8 22 (17.74%) Ivanti
9 19 (15.32%) Altiris
10 18 (14.52%) Cisco
11 17 (13.71%) Dell
12 15 (12.10%) Veritas
13 14 (11.29%) IBM
14 13 (10.48%) CommVault
15 12 (9.68%) Forcepoint
15 12 (9.68%) SolarWinds
16 11 (8.87%) ArcSight
16 11 (8.87%) EMC
16 11 (8.87%) FireEye
17 10 (8.06%) Trend Micro