Period
to 11 December 2019

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 11 December 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.

Symantec Norton AntiVirus
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 720 854 739
Rank change year-on-year +134 -115 +48
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 67 62 163
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.083% 0.059% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 0.40% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 75
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -14.29% +25.00%
10th Percentile £116 £148 £234
90th Percentile £750 £488 £518
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -14.29% -22.22% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 20
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £24.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +23.75% -5.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £24.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year -33.33% +23.75% -5.88%

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 11,707 15,313 12,262
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.58% 14.53% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,903 10,313 8,298
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £263 £300 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £440 £420
% change year-on-year +2.27% +4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 396 288
UK median hourly rate £20.11 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.89% - -15.58%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.91
90th Percentile £49.51 £47.05 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.13 £17.50 £15.69
% change year-on-year +3.57% +11.54% -30.65%

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 11 December 2019.

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
Top 14 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 11 December 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
England +126 63 £300 -20.00% 29
UK excluding London +85 48 £300 -14.29% 26
London +108 18 £500 +14.29% 8
Midlands +56 13 £290 -17.07% 1
South East +67 12 £313 +0.81% 8
East Midlands +38 12 £281 -16.27% 1
North of England +43 9 £160 -55.56% 7
South West +14 8 £105 - 4
Yorkshire +37 5 £150 - 1
Scotland +32 3 £520 -
East of England +31 3 - - 1
North West +24 3 £325 -9.72% 5
West Midlands +34 1 £375 +7.14%
North East - 1 £150 - 1

For the 6 months to 11 December 2019, 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 67 (100.00%) Symantec
2 61 (91.04%) Windows
3 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
4 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
5 37 (55.22%) ITIL
5 37 (55.22%) VMware
6 27 (40.30%) TCP/IP
6 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
7 25 (37.31%) McAfee
8 24 (35.82%) SCCM
8 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
9 22 (32.84%) DNS
10 20 (29.85%) LAN
10 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
10 20 (29.85%) Service Management
10 20 (29.85%) Windows 10
11 19 (28.36%) WSUS
11 19 (28.36%) Asset Management
11 19 (28.36%) DHCP
12 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
12 18 (26.87%) Office 365
13 17 (25.37%) Hyper-V
13 17 (25.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
14 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
14 15 (22.39%) Linux
15 14 (20.90%) Adobe
15 14 (20.90%) Project Management
15 14 (20.90%) Finance
15 14 (20.90%) Data Centre

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 12 (17.91%) Skype for Business
2 11 (16.42%) MS Exchange
3 8 (11.94%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (11.94%) IBM Notes
4 5 (7.46%) SharePoint
5 3 (4.48%) IIS
Applications
1 20 (29.85%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (11.94%) Acrobat
3 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 18 (26.87%) Office 365
2 14 (20.90%) Azure
3 12 (17.91%) AWS
4 7 (10.45%) OneDrive
5 5 (7.46%) Mimecast
6 3 (4.48%) IaaS
6 3 (4.48%) PaaS
6 3 (4.48%) SaaS
7 2 (2.99%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (1.49%) G Suite
8 1 (1.49%) Power Platform
8 1 (1.49%) PowerApps
8 1 (1.49%) Smartsheet
Communications & Networking
1 27 (40.30%) TCP/IP
2 22 (32.84%) DNS
3 20 (29.85%) LAN
4 19 (28.36%) DHCP
5 13 (19.40%) SAN
6 12 (17.91%) Skype
7 11 (16.42%) WAN
8 10 (14.93%) Firewall
9 9 (13.43%) Internet
10 3 (4.48%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (4.48%) IPv4
10 3 (4.48%) NAS
10 3 (4.48%) NetScaler
10 3 (4.48%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (2.99%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (2.99%) VLAN
11 2 (2.99%) VPN
12 1 (1.49%) BIG-IP
12 1 (1.49%) Network Security
12 1 (1.49%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (13.43%) AdminStudio
1 9 (13.43%) InstallShield
2 6 (8.96%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.49%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.49%) JIRA
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Back Office
3 1 (1.49%) Banking
3 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.49%) Public Sector
3 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (16.42%) Analyst
1 11 (16.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
2 9 (13.43%) Desktop Support
3 8 (11.94%) Windows Engineer
4 7 (10.45%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.96%) Mac Engineer
6 5 (7.46%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Deskside Support
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 4 (5.97%) Field Support Technician
7 4 (5.97%) IT Support
7 4 (5.97%) Support Technician
7 4 (5.97%) Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) 3rd Line Support
8 3 (4.48%) Deployment Engineer
8 3 (4.48%) IT Support Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Senior Systems Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.96%) JSON
1 6 (8.96%) REST
1 6 (8.96%) XML
2 1 (1.49%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (20.90%) Data Centre
2 9 (13.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (13.43%) Video Conferencing
3 8 (11.94%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (8.96%) Management Information System
4 6 (8.96%) Mobile Computing
5 5 (7.46%) Clustering
5 5 (7.46%) iPad
5 5 (7.46%) iPhone
6 4 (5.97%) Client/Server
6 4 (5.97%) Driving Licence
7 3 (4.48%) Enterprise Software
7 3 (4.48%) HP StoreVirtual
8 2 (2.99%) User Experience
9 1 (1.49%) Blackberry
9 1 (1.49%) CESG
9 1 (1.49%) CMDB
9 1 (1.49%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.49%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 61 (91.04%) Windows
2 27 (40.30%) Windows Server
3 20 (29.85%) Windows 10
4 15 (22.39%) Linux
4 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2008
4 15 (22.39%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (17.91%) Windows 7
6 10 (14.93%) CentOS
6 10 (14.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (7.46%) Mac OS
7 5 (7.46%) Solaris
7 5 (7.46%) Unix
8 4 (5.97%) Ubuntu
9 3 (4.48%) Android
9 3 (4.48%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.99%) Windows NT
10 2 (2.99%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (2.99%) Windows XP
11 1 (1.49%) Mac OS X Server
11 1 (1.49%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (55.22%) ITIL
2 20 (29.85%) Service Management
3 19 (28.36%) Asset Management
4 17 (25.37%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 14 (20.90%) Project Management
6 13 (19.40%) Cybersecurity
6 13 (19.40%) Patch Management
7 11 (16.42%) Antivirus Management
7 11 (16.42%) Root Cause Analysis
8 10 (14.93%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (11.94%) Incident Management
10 7 (10.45%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (10.45%) Service Delivery
11 6 (8.96%) Problem-Solving
11 6 (8.96%) Service Design
11 6 (8.96%) User Acceptance Testing
12 5 (7.46%) Break/Fix
12 5 (7.46%) Data Loss Prevention
12 5 (7.46%) Software Asset Management
12 5 (7.46%) Technology Roadmap
Programming Languages
1 18 (26.87%) PowerShell
2 9 (13.43%) VB
3 8 (11.94%) Java
4 6 (8.96%) Bash Shell
4 6 (8.96%) Perl
4 6 (8.96%) Python
5 5 (7.46%) VBScript
6 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (13.43%) SC Cleared
1 9 (13.43%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (5.97%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (4.48%) Degree
4 3 (4.48%) DV Cleared
5 1 (1.49%) CCNA
5 1 (1.49%) CCNP
5 1 (1.49%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.49%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (17.91%) SLA
2 3 (4.48%) Government Security Classifications
2 3 (4.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.48%) NCSC
3 2 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (2.99%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 55 (82.09%) Active Directory
2 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (25.37%) Hyper-V
4 10 (14.93%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (13.43%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (8.96%) vSphere
7 4 (5.97%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (4.48%) BitLocker
8 3 (4.48%) ISA Server
8 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (4.48%) vCloud
8 3 (4.48%) Virtual Servers
8 3 (4.48%) XenApp
9 2 (2.99%) XenDesktop
10 1 (1.49%) Virtual Desktop
10 1 (1.49%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 24 (35.82%) SCCM
2 19 (28.36%) WSUS
3 10 (14.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 9 (13.43%) ThinApp
5 6 (8.96%) Jamf Pro
5 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Intune
6 5 (7.46%) vCenter Server
7 3 (4.48%) HP SIM
7 3 (4.48%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Nessus
8 2 (2.99%) Backup Exec
8 2 (2.99%) SCOM
9 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (1.49%) QRadar
9 1 (1.49%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 67 (100.00%) Symantec
2 40 (59.70%) Microsoft
3 37 (55.22%) VMware
4 25 (37.31%) McAfee
5 14 (20.90%) Adobe
6 13 (19.40%) Cisco
6 13 (19.40%) HP
7 8 (11.94%) Citrix
7 8 (11.94%) Lotus
7 8 (11.94%) Sophos
8 6 (8.96%) Apple
8 6 (8.96%) Red Hat
9 5 (7.46%) NetApp
9 5 (7.46%) Samsung
9 5 (7.46%) Trend Micro
10 4 (5.97%) EMC
10 4 (5.97%) Forcepoint
10 4 (5.97%) Lumension
10 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds
11 3 (4.48%) CheckPoint