Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 798 735 794
Rank change year-on-year -63 +59 -3
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 67 98 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.071% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.51% 0.94% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 46 35
England median daily rate £361 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.69% +23.08% +30.00%
10th Percentile £145 £258 £114
90th Percentile £488 £500 £483
UK median daily rate £364 £425 £345
% change year-on-year -14.41% +23.19% +46.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 8
England median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £35.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -44.37% +184.11%
10th Percentile £13.50 £13.51 £21.18
90th Percentile £23.75 £27.98 £46.13
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - -38.46% +75.68%

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 13,082 10,391 11,466
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 13.91% 11.44% 11.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,873 6,975 7,447
England median daily rate £500 £475 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% +9.38%
10th Percentile £300 £264 £263
90th Percentile £650 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £488 £465 £425
% change year-on-year +4.84% +9.41% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 373 238 245
England median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.86% -22.22% +11.47%
10th Percentile £12.25 £10.68 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.83 £48.60
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +3.89% -28.00% +23.85%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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 20 September 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
London -9 24 £413 +15.38% 7
South East -42 15 £298 -20.67% 2
East of England -5 11 £335 -25.56% 1
Midlands -22 8 - - 3
East Midlands - 7 - - 1
North West -14 6 £355 +18.33%
North of England -16 6 £355 +18.33%
South West -1 1 - - 1
West Midlands -42 1 - - 2
Norton AntiVirus
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 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 England region with a requirement for Norton AntiVirus.

1 63 (94.03%) Symantec
2 50 (74.63%) Windows
3 41 (61.19%) Active Directory
4 36 (53.73%) VMware
5 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (37.31%) Firewall
7 24 (35.82%) Citrix
8 23 (34.33%) Windows Server
9 22 (32.84%) ITIL
10 21 (31.34%) DNS
11 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
12 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
13 18 (26.87%) VPN
13 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
14 17 (25.37%) XenApp
14 17 (25.37%) SCCM
15 16 (23.88%) Sophos
15 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
15 16 (23.88%) Windows 10
16 15 (22.39%) DHCP
16 15 (22.39%) Cisco
17 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
17 14 (20.90%) Linux
17 14 (20.90%) SQL
17 14 (20.90%) McAfee
17 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
17 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
18 13 (19.40%) XenDesktop
19 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Office
19 12 (17.91%) LAN

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 16 (23.88%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) SharePoint
3 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (10.45%) Skype for Business
5 5 (7.46%) IIS
6 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (2.99%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (2.99%) JBoss
7 2 (2.99%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.99%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (17.91%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (17.91%) Office 365
2 9 (13.43%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (10.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (7.46%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (4.48%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.49%) IaaS
6 1 (1.49%) Mimecast
6 1 (1.49%) OneDrive
6 1 (1.49%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (37.31%) Firewall
2 21 (31.34%) DNS
3 18 (26.87%) VPN
4 15 (22.39%) DHCP
5 14 (20.90%) TCP/IP
6 12 (17.91%) LAN
7 11 (16.42%) WAN
8 10 (14.93%) VLAN
9 8 (11.94%) SAN
9 8 (11.94%) Wireless
10 7 (10.45%) IPsec
10 7 (10.45%) NetScaler
10 7 (10.45%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (8.96%) Cisco ASA
11 6 (8.96%) Ethernet
11 6 (8.96%) IP Telephony
11 6 (8.96%) NAS
12 5 (7.46%) DMZ
12 5 (7.46%) EIGRP
12 5 (7.46%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) MySQL
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Exadata
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.49%) MSI
General
1 8 (11.94%) Finance
2 2 (2.99%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Legal
3 1 (1.49%) Online Betting
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (28.36%) Desktop Support
2 17 (25.37%) Analyst
3 12 (17.91%) 2nd Line Support
4 10 (14.93%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 10 (14.93%) Support Analyst
5 9 (13.43%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.94%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.94%) Desktop Analyst
6 8 (11.94%) Security Engineer
7 7 (10.45%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 6 (8.96%) Administrator
8 6 (8.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 5 (7.46%) Network Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Azure Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Network Security Engineer
10 4 (5.97%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.45%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.99%) Middleware
2 2 (2.99%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (7.46%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (7.46%) Public Cloud
2 4 (5.97%) Clustering
2 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.97%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (4.48%) PKI
4 2 (2.99%) iPhone
4 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.99%) Replication
5 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
5 1 (1.49%) CESG
5 1 (1.49%) CMDB
5 1 (1.49%) Fat Client
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.49%) Thin Client
5 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 50 (74.63%) Windows
2 23 (34.33%) Windows Server
3 20 (29.85%) Windows 7
4 16 (23.88%) Windows 10
5 14 (20.90%) Linux
5 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 14 (20.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (17.91%) Unix
7 8 (11.94%) Windows 8
8 7 (10.45%) Windows NT
9 5 (7.46%) Windows XP
10 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
11 2 (2.99%) AIX
11 2 (2.99%) Apple iOS
11 2 (2.99%) Solaris
12 1 (1.49%) Android
12 1 (1.49%) Mac OS
12 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (32.84%) ITIL
2 11 (16.42%) Disk Encryption
2 11 (16.42%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (13.43%) Problem Management
4 8 (11.94%) Application Packaging
4 8 (11.94%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 8 (11.94%) Migration
5 6 (8.96%) Change Control
5 6 (8.96%) Software Deployment
6 5 (7.46%) Asset Management
6 5 (7.46%) Decision-Making
6 5 (7.46%) Load Balancing
6 5 (7.46%) Project Management
6 5 (7.46%) Server Virtualisation
7 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2
7 4 (5.97%) Software Distribution
7 4 (5.97%) Storage Management
7 4 (5.97%) Time Management
8 3 (4.48%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.90%) SQL
2 8 (11.94%) PowerShell
3 4 (5.97%) VBScript
4 1 (1.49%) Python
4 1 (1.49%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.49%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (11.94%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.96%) MCSA
4 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 5 (7.46%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.97%) CCNP
5 4 (5.97%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 4 (5.97%) MCP
6 3 (4.48%) CCIE
6 3 (4.48%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.99%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.99%) CCNA
7 2 (2.99%) CISSP
7 2 (2.99%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.49%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 1 (1.49%) CompTIA Security+
8 1 (1.49%) GIAC
8 1 (1.49%) MCSE
8 1 (1.49%) SANS
8 1 (1.49%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (14.93%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (1.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (1.49%) PMO
System Software
1 41 (61.19%) Active Directory
2 29 (43.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (26.87%) Hyper-V
4 17 (25.37%) XenApp
5 13 (19.40%) XenDesktop
6 11 (16.42%) BitLocker
6 11 (16.42%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (10.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (10.45%) VirtualBox
7 7 (10.45%) XenServer
8 6 (8.96%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (8.96%) Terminal Services
9 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.49%) Virtual Servers
9 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (25.37%) SCCM
2 12 (17.91%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 10 (14.93%) Backup Exec
4 5 (7.46%) FortiGate
5 4 (5.97%) SCOM
5 4 (5.97%) SELinux
5 4 (5.97%) Tivoli
5 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 4 (5.97%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 3 (4.48%) NetBackup
6 3 (4.48%) Red Hat Satellite
6 3 (4.48%) WSUS
7 2 (2.99%) Failover Clustering
7 2 (2.99%) HP Data Protector
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (2.99%) MIMEsweeper
7 2 (2.99%) SCVMM
8 1 (1.49%) CASB
8 1 (1.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 63 (94.03%) Symantec
2 36 (53.73%) VMware
3 24 (35.82%) Citrix
4 19 (28.36%) Microsoft
5 16 (23.88%) Sophos
6 15 (22.39%) Cisco
7 14 (20.90%) McAfee
8 11 (16.42%) HP
9 9 (13.43%) Altiris
10 8 (11.94%) Oracle
10 8 (11.94%) Veeam
11 7 (10.45%) Acronis
11 7 (10.45%) Apple
11 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
11 7 (10.45%) ESET
11 7 (10.45%) Kaspersky
11 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
12 6 (8.96%) IBM
13 5 (7.46%) Fortinet
13 5 (7.46%) Veritas