Period
to 17 August 2017

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 17 August 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.

Symantec Norton AntiVirus
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 756 770 810
Rank change year-on-year +14 +40 -70
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 92 118 94
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.11% 0.083%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.87% 0.99% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 43 38
UK median daily rate £320 £325 £247
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.54% +31.62% -34.59%
10th Percentile £250 £115 £140
90th Percentile £488 £475 £394
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £254
% change year-on-year -3.08% +27.95% -28.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 13
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £34.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.65% +83.78% +19.35%
10th Percentile £13.51 £17.68 £12.24
90th Percentile £28.75 £45.00 £35.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.50 £35.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -45.07% +91.89% +19.35%

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 10552 11873 9654
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 11.03% 10.91% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6994 7651 5920
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +7.59% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £222
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +5.77% +7.59% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 255 346
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.75 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -19.54% +7.75% +0.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £43.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £22.75 £20.50
% change year-on-year -29.67% +10.98% +2.19%

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 17 August 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 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 17 August 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Top 13 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 17 August 2017. 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
UK excluding London +37 73 £315 -3.08% 12
England +33 70 £325 - 13
South East +22 30 £315 -3.08% 5
Scotland +45 19 - - 2
London +3 15 £370 +4.96% 4
East of England +4 11 £475 +35.71% 1
West Midlands +31 7 £113 -64.00% 2
Midlands +20 7 £113 -64.00% 2
North of England +42 4 £300 -11.11% 1
Yorkshire +36 3 - -
North West +7 1 £300 -25.00% 1
Wales -6 1 £450 +20.00%
Northern Ireland -53 1 £250 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 92 (100.00%) Symantec
2 84 (91.30%) Windows
3 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
4 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
5 43 (46.74%) VMware
6 39 (42.39%) PowerShell
7 37 (40.22%) SCCM
8 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
8 36 (39.13%) MS Exchange
9 28 (30.43%) SAN
9 28 (30.43%) Windows 7
10 27 (29.35%) Finance
11 26 (28.26%) Citrix
12 25 (27.17%) NetBackup
13 23 (25.00%) Linux
13 23 (25.00%) NetApp
13 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
14 22 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
14 22 (23.91%) Cisco
15 21 (22.83%) Office 365
16 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
16 20 (21.74%) Windows Server
16 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (20.65%) NAS
17 19 (20.65%) XenApp
17 19 (20.65%) VBScript
18 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
18 18 (19.57%) Windows 10
19 17 (18.48%) Skype
19 17 (18.48%) Microsoft App-V

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 36 (39.13%) MS Exchange
2 20 (21.74%) Skype for Business
3 15 (16.30%) SharePoint
4 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (11.96%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2007
6 8 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (4.35%) IIS
8 2 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (1.09%) Apache
9 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2000
9 1 (1.09%) IBM Domino
9 1 (1.09%) IBM Notes
9 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.83%) Office 365
2 12 (13.04%) OneDrive
3 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (3.26%) IaaS
5 1 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.09%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 28 (30.43%) SAN
2 19 (20.65%) NAS
3 17 (18.48%) Firewall
3 17 (18.48%) Skype
4 16 (17.39%) LAN
5 15 (16.30%) DNS
6 13 (14.13%) DHCP
7 12 (13.04%) Fibre Channel
7 12 (13.04%) TCP/IP
8 7 (7.61%) Cisco IOS
8 7 (7.61%) WAN
9 6 (6.52%) SMTP
10 5 (5.43%) Cisco ASA
11 4 (4.35%) Wireless
12 3 (3.26%) Unified Communications
12 3 (3.26%) VLAN
12 3 (3.26%) VoIP
13 2 (2.17%) IPsec
13 2 (2.17%) LDAP
13 2 (2.17%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.09%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.09%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.09%) Git (software)
General
1 27 (29.35%) Finance
2 12 (13.04%) Legal
3 4 (4.35%) Publishing
4 1 (1.09%) Back Office
4 1 (1.09%) Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Electronics
4 1 (1.09%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.09%) Local Government
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 15 (16.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 15 (16.30%) Security Engineer
2 13 (14.13%) Consultant
3 12 (13.04%) NetApp Engineer
4 11 (11.96%) Windows Engineer
5 9 (9.78%) Desktop Support
6 8 (8.70%) Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Active Directory Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Associate Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) Exchange Engineer
7 5 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 5 (5.43%) Technical Consultant
7 5 (5.43%) VMware Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) SCCM Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.35%) Senior SCCM Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Senior Windows Technical Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) Windows Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) WAP
2 1 (1.09%) JSON
2 1 (1.09%) REST
2 1 (1.09%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 13 (14.13%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (13.04%) Blackberry
3 11 (11.96%) CESG
4 9 (9.78%) Data Centre
5 7 (7.61%) Video Conferencing
6 6 (6.52%) Fat Client
6 6 (6.52%) Thin Client
7 5 (5.43%) User Experience
8 4 (4.35%) Clustering
8 4 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.26%) Replication
10 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (1.09%) CMDB
10 1 (1.09%) Computer Science
10 1 (1.09%) EMC VNX
10 1 (1.09%) iPad
10 1 (1.09%) iPhone
10 1 (1.09%) Linux Command Line
10 1 (1.09%) NHS
10 1 (1.09%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 84 (91.30%) Windows
2 28 (30.43%) Windows 7
3 23 (25.00%) Linux
3 23 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server
4 20 (21.74%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (19.57%) Windows 10
6 17 (18.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 15 (16.30%) Unix
8 13 (14.13%) Solaris
9 12 (13.04%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (8.70%) Android
10 8 (8.70%) Windows 8
11 5 (5.43%) Apple iOS
12 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X
13 1 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
13 1 (1.09%) Ubuntu
13 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000
13 1 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.39%) Migration
1 16 (17.39%) Mobile Device Management
2 13 (14.13%) Load Balancing
3 12 (13.04%) Disk Encryption
3 12 (13.04%) Performance Monitoring
4 11 (11.96%) Customer Requirements
4 11 (11.96%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 11 (11.96%) Presales
5 9 (9.78%) Asset Management
6 8 (8.70%) Software Deployment
7 7 (7.61%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
8 6 (6.52%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (5.43%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.35%) BCP
10 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity
10 4 (4.35%) Business Continuity Planning
10 4 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
11 3 (3.26%) Change Control
11 3 (3.26%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 39 (42.39%) PowerShell
2 19 (20.65%) VBScript
3 7 (7.61%) VB
4 6 (6.52%) SQL
5 5 (5.43%) C#
6 2 (2.17%) Perl
7 1 (1.09%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (9.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (8.70%) CCNA
2 8 (8.70%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.61%) MCSE
4 5 (5.43%) MCSA
5 4 (4.35%) Security Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) CISSP
6 3 (3.26%) MCSD
6 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
6 3 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.17%) ACSA
7 2 (2.17%) CCNP
7 2 (2.17%) Degree
7 2 (2.17%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.17%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.17%) SANS
7 2 (2.17%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.09%) CCAA
8 1 (1.09%) CCSA
8 1 (1.09%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.52%) SLA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.09%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 51 (55.43%) Active Directory
2 36 (39.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (23.91%) VMware ESXi
4 19 (20.65%) XenApp
5 17 (18.48%) Hyper-V
5 17 (18.48%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (17.39%) XenDesktop
7 13 (14.13%) NFS
7 13 (14.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 13 (14.13%) Veritas File System
8 11 (11.96%) BitLocker
9 7 (7.61%) Terminal Services
9 7 (7.61%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
10 4 (4.35%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (1.09%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.09%) KVM
12 1 (1.09%) VirtualBox
12 1 (1.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (40.22%) SCCM
2 25 (27.17%) NetBackup
3 17 (18.48%) WSUS
4 16 (17.39%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 11 (11.96%) Microsoft Intune
6 7 (7.61%) AirWatch
6 7 (7.61%) Backup Exec
7 6 (6.52%) SafeCom
8 5 (5.43%) SCOM
9 4 (4.35%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (3.26%) Failover Clustering
10 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 2 (2.17%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (2.17%) Puppet
12 1 (1.09%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 1 (1.09%) HP SIM
12 1 (1.09%) Jamf Pro
12 1 (1.09%) McAfee ePO
12 1 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (1.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Symantec
2 62 (67.39%) Microsoft
3 43 (46.74%) VMware
4 26 (28.26%) Citrix
5 23 (25.00%) NetApp
6 22 (23.91%) Cisco
7 18 (19.57%) Red Hat
8 17 (18.48%) EMC
9 15 (16.30%) Veritas
10 13 (14.13%) Altiris
10 13 (14.13%) Brocade
11 12 (13.04%) McAfee
12 11 (11.96%) LANDesk
13 9 (9.78%) HP
13 9 (9.78%) MobileIron
13 9 (9.78%) Sophos
14 6 (6.52%) Apple
14 6 (6.52%) IBM
14 6 (6.52%) Wyse
15 5 (5.43%) AppSense