Period
to 23 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 23 February 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
6 months to
23 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 750 751 787
Rank change year-on-year +1 +36 -33
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 121 99 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.10% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.94% 0.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 55 60
UK median daily rate £450 £330 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.36% +20.00% -22.54%
10th Percentile £282 £181 £115
90th Percentile £550 £488 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £373 £240
% change year-on-year +17.45% +55.21% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 8 4
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.75 £24.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.27% -19.80% +33.54%
10th Percentile £18.93 £12.50 £9.45
90th Percentile £60.00 £81.78 £38.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £24.63
% change year-on-year +8.11% -24.87% +40.71%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 12,208 10,491 9,802
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.04% 10.93% 9.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,287 6,791 6,074
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £243
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 263 259 320
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.23%
10th Percentile £11.27 £12.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.24 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.71 £18.63 £18.43
% change year-on-year -15.65% +1.07% -11.19%

Norton AntiVirus
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Norton AntiVirus over the 6 months to 23 February 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Top 12 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 6 months to 23 February 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
England +11 100 £450 +36.36% 11
UK excluding London +16 86 £438 +17.45% 9
London -37 32 £488 +49.88% 2
South East -2 22 £500 +28.08% 2
East of England +6 21 £393 -28.64% 1
South West - 12 £500 -
Scotland -19 11 £475 +18.75%
Midlands +8 10 £400 +21.21% 3
West Midlands - 10 £400 - 2
Wales +7 8 £375 -14.29%
North of England +28 2 £463 +69.72% 3
North West +10 2 £463 - 1

For the 6 months to 23 February 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 with a requirement for Norton AntiVirus.

1 121 (100.00%) Symantec
2 95 (78.51%) Windows
3 67 (55.37%) Microsoft
4 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 54 (44.63%) VMware
6 48 (39.67%) VMware Infrastructure
7 42 (34.71%) MS Exchange
7 42 (34.71%) McAfee
8 41 (33.88%) SCCM
8 41 (33.88%) Windows 7
9 39 (32.23%) PowerShell
10 35 (28.93%) Citrix
11 33 (27.27%) HP
11 33 (27.27%) TCP/IP
12 31 (25.62%) Firewall
13 30 (24.79%) SharePoint
14 28 (23.14%) ITIL
15 27 (22.31%) VBScript
15 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
15 27 (22.31%) Windows Server
16 26 (21.49%) SQL Server
17 24 (19.83%) DNS
17 24 (19.83%) Backup Exec
18 23 (19.01%) DHCP
18 23 (19.01%) MCSE
18 23 (19.01%) Skype for Business
19 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
19 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
19 22 (18.18%) Windows 10
19 22 (18.18%) Linux

Norton AntiVirus
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 42 (34.71%) MS Exchange
2 30 (24.79%) SharePoint
3 23 (19.01%) Skype for Business
4 8 (6.61%) JBoss
5 6 (4.96%) Apache
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (3.31%) IIS
7 3 (2.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.48%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.83%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.83%) CMS
9 1 (0.83%) Confluence
9 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.83%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.83%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (7.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.83%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.70%) Office 365
2 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (9.92%) OneDrive
4 9 (7.44%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (4.13%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.65%) IaaS
7 1 (0.83%) PaaS
7 1 (0.83%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 33 (27.27%) TCP/IP
2 31 (25.62%) Firewall
3 24 (19.83%) DNS
4 23 (19.01%) DHCP
5 19 (15.70%) SAN
6 16 (13.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (12.40%) LAN
7 15 (12.40%) NAS
8 12 (9.92%) Fibre Channel
8 12 (9.92%) Skype
9 10 (8.26%) iSCSI
10 9 (7.44%) VPN
11 7 (5.79%) Network Security
11 7 (5.79%) VLAN
12 6 (4.96%) SMTP
12 6 (4.96%) WAN
13 5 (4.13%) FTP
14 4 (3.31%) VSAN
15 3 (2.48%) Cisco IOS
16 2 (1.65%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (21.49%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.48%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.83%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (1.65%) ClearCase
2 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 13 (10.74%) Finance
2 12 (9.92%) Telecoms
3 7 (5.79%) Legal
4 4 (3.31%) Back Office
5 2 (1.65%) Publishing
6 1 (0.83%) Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (21.49%) Analyst
2 18 (14.88%) Consultant
3 15 (12.40%) Desktop Support
4 11 (9.09%) Architect
5 9 (7.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Security Engineer
5 9 (7.44%) Storage Analyst
6 8 (6.61%) Desktop Technician
6 8 (6.61%) Security Analyst
7 7 (5.79%) SCCM Consultant
8 6 (4.96%) Administrator
8 6 (4.96%) Operations Engineer
8 6 (4.96%) Support Analyst
8 6 (4.96%) Support Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) ArcSight Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.13%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.13%) Wintel Architect
10 4 (3.31%) Printer Technician
10 4 (3.31%) Security Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) CGI
1 2 (1.65%) XMPP
2 1 (0.83%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.83%) LDAP
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 22 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (9.92%) Clustering
3 11 (9.09%) CESG
4 10 (8.26%) Data Centre
4 10 (8.26%) Replication
5 9 (7.44%) iPad
5 9 (7.44%) iPhone
5 9 (7.44%) PKI
5 9 (7.44%) User Experience
6 7 (5.79%) Public Cloud
7 4 (3.31%) Fintech
7 4 (3.31%) Virtual Team
8 3 (2.48%) Blackberry
8 3 (2.48%) Data Protection Act
8 3 (2.48%) Fat Client
8 3 (2.48%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.48%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.48%) Video Conferencing
9 2 (1.65%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 95 (78.51%) Windows
2 41 (33.88%) Windows 7
3 27 (22.31%) Windows Server
4 22 (18.18%) Linux
4 22 (18.18%) Windows 10
5 18 (14.88%) Windows 8
6 16 (13.22%) Windows Server 2008
7 15 (12.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (9.09%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.31%) Unix
10 3 (2.48%) Android
10 3 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (1.65%) Solaris
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (23.14%) ITIL
2 19 (15.70%) SIEM
3 16 (13.22%) Service Management
4 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (10.74%) Disk Encryption
4 13 (10.74%) Patch Management
5 11 (9.09%) Desktop Virtualisation
5 11 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
6 10 (8.26%) Information Security
6 10 (8.26%) Presales
6 10 (8.26%) Problem Management
6 10 (8.26%) Security Operations
6 10 (8.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
7 9 (7.44%) Business Transformation
7 9 (7.44%) DevOps
7 9 (7.44%) DNA
7 9 (7.44%) Migration
8 8 (6.61%) Vulnerability Scanning
9 6 (4.96%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (4.13%) Creative Problem-Solving
Programming Languages
1 39 (32.23%) PowerShell
2 27 (22.31%) VBScript
3 22 (18.18%) SQL
4 9 (7.44%) Python
5 8 (6.61%) Bash Shell
5 8 (6.61%) Ruby
6 5 (4.13%) Java
7 2 (1.65%) C
7 2 (1.65%) C#
8 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
8 1 (0.83%) Perl
Qualifications
1 27 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (19.01%) MCSE
3 22 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 20 (16.53%) CISSP
4 20 (16.53%) Degree
5 17 (14.05%) (ISC)2 CCSP
5 17 (14.05%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (14.05%) MCSA
5 17 (14.05%) SC Cleared
6 11 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 10 (8.26%) DV Cleared
7 10 (8.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (5.79%) CISM
9 6 (4.96%) CCSP
10 4 (3.31%) HNC
10 4 (3.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (1.65%) MCP
12 1 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
12 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.79%) PCI DSS
3 6 (4.96%) SLA
4 3 (2.48%) GDPR
5 1 (0.83%) Government Security Classifications
5 1 (0.83%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 66 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 48 (39.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (17.36%) VMware ESXi
4 18 (14.88%) XenApp
4 18 (14.88%) XenDesktop
5 17 (14.05%) Hyper-V
6 16 (13.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (13.22%) vSphere
7 15 (12.40%) Terminal Services
8 14 (11.57%) BitLocker
9 7 (5.79%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (2.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (2.48%) Snort
10 3 (2.48%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (2.48%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (1.65%) NFS
11 2 (1.65%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 2 (1.65%) Veritas File System
12 1 (0.83%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 41 (33.88%) SCCM
2 24 (19.83%) Backup Exec
3 21 (17.36%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 19 (15.70%) NetBackup
5 14 (11.57%) Microsoft Clustering
5 14 (11.57%) SCOM
5 14 (11.57%) WSUS
6 10 (8.26%) HP Data Protector
6 10 (8.26%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (6.61%) Ansible
7 8 (6.61%) Nessus
7 8 (6.61%) OSSEC
7 8 (6.61%) Packer
7 8 (6.61%) Terraform
8 7 (5.79%) vCenter Server
9 5 (4.13%) McAfee ePO
10 4 (3.31%) Host Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (2.48%) Network Intrusion Detection System
11 3 (2.48%) QRadar
11 3 (2.48%) SafeCom
Vendors
1 121 (100.00%) Symantec
2 67 (55.37%) Microsoft
3 54 (44.63%) VMware
4 42 (34.71%) McAfee
5 35 (28.93%) Citrix
6 33 (27.27%) HP
7 18 (14.88%) NetApp
8 17 (14.05%) Dell
9 15 (12.40%) Cisco
10 14 (11.57%) IBM
11 13 (10.74%) Ivanti
11 13 (10.74%) Veritas
12 12 (9.92%) CommVault
12 12 (9.92%) SolarWinds
13 11 (9.09%) ArcSight
13 11 (9.09%) FireEye
14 10 (8.26%) 3PAR
14 10 (8.26%) Altiris
14 10 (8.26%) EqualLogic
15 9 (7.44%) Qualys