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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Norton AntiVirus
UK
Rank 544 592 603
Rank change year-on-year +48 +11  
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 39 48 28
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.087% 0.090% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.97% 0.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 19 9
Median daily rate £326 £310 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +37.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £140 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £525 £407
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £368 £163
% change year-on-year -10.20% +126.15%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Median hourly rate £19.50 £26.50 £38.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.41% -30.49%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.81 £26.50 £38.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.10 £26.50 £38.23
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 - £38.13

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4493 4925 4506
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.00% 9.25% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3015 3119 2679
Median daily rate £468 £450 £417
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +7.91%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 133 173
Median hourly rate £27.00 £22.50 £20.06
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +12.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

Norton AntiVirus
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Norton AntiVirus as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 27 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Norton AntiVirus.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Top 27 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +36 30 £330 +6.45% 6
London +22 14 £313 +4.16% 3
South East +16 9 £400 +300.00% 3
East Midlands - 5 £330 -
Derbyshire - 5 £330 -
Derby - 5 £330 -
Surrey +4 4 £438 +337.50% 1
City of London +3 4 £338 -35.66% 1
Glasgow - 4 - -
Scotland - 4 - -
Belfast -18 3 £225 -
County Antrim -20 3 £225 -
Northern Ireland -20 3 £225 -
Crawley - 2 £400 -
West Sussex - 2 £400 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Cambridgeshire +8 1 - -
Epsom 0 1 £400 -
Peterborough -2 1 - -
East of England -8 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Berkshire - 1 £300 - 1
Reading - 1 £300 - 1
Wakefield - 1 - -
West Yorkshire - 1 - -
Havant - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 - -

Norton AntiVirus
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, 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 with a requirement for Norton AntiVirus.

1 96 (100.00%) Symantec
2 72 (75.00%) Windows
3 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
4 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
5 44 (45.83%) VMware
6 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
7 36 (37.50%) Firewall
8 35 (36.46%) SCCM
9 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 32 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 29 (30.21%) PowerShell
12 28 (29.17%) Cisco
13 27 (28.13%) DNS
13 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
14 26 (27.08%) Windows Server
14 26 (27.08%) DHCP
15 23 (23.96%) Finance
15 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2010
16 21 (21.88%) Windows 7
17 20 (20.83%) HP
17 20 (20.83%) Citrix
18 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
18 18 (18.75%) NetBackup
18 18 (18.75%) Backup Exec
18 18 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
19 17 (17.71%) Windows 10
19 17 (17.71%) CheckPoint
19 17 (17.71%) LAN
19 17 (17.71%) Linux
20 16 (16.67%) SAN

Norton AntiVirus
Top Related 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 32 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 23 (23.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (11.46%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (8.33%) Skype for Business
5 7 (7.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.08%) IBM Domino
7 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
7 2 (2.08%) IIS
7 2 (2.08%) JBoss
7 2 (2.08%) Tomcat
7 2 (2.08%) WebLogic
8 1 (1.04%) Apache
8 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (1.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (14.58%) MS Office
2 10 (10.42%) MS Excel
3 6 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (4.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.46%) IaaS
2 7 (7.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (6.25%) G Suite
3 6 (6.25%) Office 365
4 4 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (1.04%) PaaS
6 1 (1.04%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (37.50%) Firewall
2 27 (28.13%) DNS
3 26 (27.08%) DHCP
4 17 (17.71%) LAN
5 16 (16.67%) SAN
6 15 (15.63%) TCP/IP
7 13 (13.54%) LDAP
8 11 (11.46%) NAS
8 11 (11.46%) VPN
9 10 (10.42%) Cisco ASA
9 10 (10.42%) WAN
10 9 (9.38%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (9.38%) Wireless
11 8 (8.33%) FTP
11 8 (8.33%) Internet
11 8 (8.33%) Network Security
12 7 (7.29%) SMTP
12 7 (7.29%) VoIP
13 6 (6.25%) Kerberos
14 5 (5.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (13.54%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.17%) InterSystems Cache
4 4 (4.17%) MySQL
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Exadata
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 4 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.04%) MSI
2 1 (1.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 23 (23.96%) Finance
2 9 (9.38%) Banking
3 7 (7.29%) Publishing
4 4 (4.17%) Back Office
4 4 (4.17%) Law
4 4 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.08%) Advertising
6 2 (2.08%) Electronics
6 2 (2.08%) Marketing
7 1 (1.04%) Front Office
7 1 (1.04%) Games
7 1 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.04%) Local Government
7 1 (1.04%) Online Betting
7 1 (1.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (21.88%) Analyst
2 17 (17.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (13.54%) Support Analyst
4 11 (11.46%) Desktop Support
4 11 (11.46%) Security Engineer
4 11 (11.46%) Windows Engineer
5 7 (7.29%) Administrator
5 7 (7.29%) Desktop Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 7 (7.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (6.25%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (5.21%) Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Security Consultant
7 5 (5.21%) Systems Administrator
7 5 (5.21%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Server Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Storage Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Systems Engineer
8 4 (4.17%) Unix Administrator
8 4 (4.17%) Wintel Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.25%) .NET
2 5 (5.21%) ADSI
3 4 (4.17%) 802.1X
3 4 (4.17%) JSON
3 4 (4.17%) REST
3 4 (4.17%) XML
3 4 (4.17%) XMPP
4 3 (3.13%) WAP
5 2 (2.08%) Middleware
5 2 (2.08%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (12.50%) Clustering
2 11 (11.46%) Data Centre
3 10 (10.42%) Video Conferencing
4 8 (8.33%) Blackberry
4 8 (8.33%) PKI
5 7 (7.29%) CMDB
6 6 (6.25%) Management Information System
7 5 (5.21%) EMC VNX
7 5 (5.21%) Replication
8 4 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (3.13%) PDA
9 3 (3.13%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (3.13%) Virtual Team
10 2 (2.08%) Client/Server
11 1 (1.04%) Hedge funds
11 1 (1.04%) iPad
11 1 (1.04%) Linux Command Line
11 1 (1.04%) Online Games
11 1 (1.04%) User Experience
11 1 (1.04%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 72 (75.00%) Windows
2 33 (34.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (28.13%) Windows Server 2012
4 26 (27.08%) Windows Server
5 21 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 18 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
7 17 (17.71%) Linux
7 17 (17.71%) Windows 10
8 14 (14.58%) Android
9 13 (13.54%) Windows 8
10 11 (11.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (9.38%) Unix
12 8 (8.33%) Solaris
13 6 (6.25%) Apple iOS
13 6 (6.25%) Windows XP
14 4 (4.17%) CentOS
14 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X
14 4 (4.17%) Mac OS X Server
15 1 (1.04%) AIX
15 1 (1.04%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (15.63%) SIEM
2 14 (14.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 14 (14.58%) ITIL
3 11 (11.46%) Risk Management
4 10 (10.42%) Mobile Device Management
5 8 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (8.33%) Disk Encryption
5 8 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 8 (8.33%) Scrum
5 8 (8.33%) Service Management
5 8 (8.33%) Two-Factor Authentication
6 7 (7.29%) Asset Management
6 7 (7.29%) BCP
6 7 (7.29%) Business Continuity
6 7 (7.29%) Business Continuity Planning
6 7 (7.29%) Data Loss Prevention
6 7 (7.29%) Event Correlation
6 7 (7.29%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (7.29%) Security Hardening
6 7 (7.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (30.21%) PowerShell
2 12 (12.50%) VBScript
3 11 (11.46%) Perl
4 9 (9.38%) C#
5 7 (7.29%) Python
5 7 (7.29%) SQL
6 5 (5.21%) VB
6 5 (5.21%) VB.NET
7 4 (4.17%) Bash Shell
8 3 (3.13%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (10.42%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.33%) Security Cleared
3 7 (7.29%) SC Cleared
4 5 (5.21%) CISSP
5 4 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (4.17%) MCSE
6 3 (3.13%) CCNA
6 3 (3.13%) MCSA
6 3 (3.13%) MCSD
7 2 (2.08%) MCP
7 2 (2.08%) SANS
8 1 (1.04%) CCDP
8 1 (1.04%) CCIE
8 1 (1.04%) CCNP
8 1 (1.04%) Degree
8 1 (1.04%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.29%) SLA
2 3 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.04%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.04%) PMO
3 1 (1.04%) QA
System Software
1 60 (62.50%) Active Directory
2 41 (42.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (13.54%) VMware ESX
4 12 (12.50%) Hyper-V
5 9 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.33%) XenApp
7 5 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (4.17%) NFS
8 4 (4.17%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 4 (4.17%) Veritas File System
8 4 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
8 4 (4.17%) VirtualBox
8 4 (4.17%) vSphere
9 3 (3.13%) XenDesktop
10 2 (2.08%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.08%) Sendmail
10 2 (2.08%) Terminal Services
10 2 (2.08%) XenServer
11 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (1.04%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 35 (36.46%) SCCM
2 18 (18.75%) Backup Exec
2 18 (18.75%) NetBackup
2 18 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 11 (11.46%) WSUS
4 7 (7.29%) AirWatch
4 7 (7.29%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 6 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 5 (5.21%) Failover Clustering
6 5 (5.21%) SCOM
6 5 (5.21%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 4 (4.17%) CA Spectrum
7 4 (4.17%) EMC Navisphere
7 4 (4.17%) Jamf Pro
7 4 (4.17%) Nagios
7 4 (4.17%) NetVault Backup
7 4 (4.17%) Veritas Storage Foundation
8 3 (3.13%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 3 (3.13%) Oracle Identity Management
8 3 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 96 (100.00%) Symantec
2 48 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 44 (45.83%) VMware
4 28 (29.17%) Cisco
5 20 (20.83%) Citrix
5 20 (20.83%) HP
6 17 (17.71%) CheckPoint
7 16 (16.67%) Intel Security
8 14 (14.58%) Splunk
9 11 (11.46%) Red Hat
10 10 (10.42%) Sophos
11 8 (8.33%) SolarWinds
12 7 (7.29%) ArcSight
12 7 (7.29%) BMC
12 7 (7.29%) CA
12 7 (7.29%) NetApp
12 7 (7.29%) Oracle
12 7 (7.29%) Veeam
12 7 (7.29%) Veritas
13 6 (6.25%) EMC
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