Period
to 20 June 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 20 June 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 789 766 780
Rank change year-on-year -23 +14 +4
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 81 76 110
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.081% 0.083% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.62% 0.77% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 46 44
UK median daily rate £336 £325 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.46% -2.26% +20.36%
10th Percentile £250 £213 £113
90th Percentile £550 £488 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £330 £328 £325
% change year-on-year +0.76% +0.77% +23.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 4
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £18.45 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.43% -45.75% +172.11%
10th Percentile £13.68 £13.51 £27.40
90th Percentile £23.75 £26.63 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.45 £35.50
% change year-on-year +8.43% -48.04% +184.11%

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 13,034 9,883 11,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 10.86% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,661 6,522 7,314
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 226 276
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -14.44% +12.33%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year - -24.73% +15.18%

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 20 June 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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 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 -25 74 £335 +2.21% 17
UK excluding London -13 62 £330 +0.76% 14
South East -20 19 £318 -20.63% 1
London -44 18 £400 +28.00% 5
North West -2 13 £365 +21.67% 1
North of England -15 13 £365 +21.67% 2
East of England +16 12 £300 -38.46% 2
Midlands -5 8 £400 +21.21% 5
Wales -2 4 £450 - 1
East Midlands -4 4 - - 2
West Midlands -13 4 £400 +255.56% 3
Scotland -47 3 - - 1
South West - 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 20 June 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 77 (95.06%) Symantec
2 58 (71.60%) Windows
3 43 (53.09%) Active Directory
4 39 (48.15%) VMware
4 39 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
5 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
6 31 (38.27%) Citrix
7 27 (33.33%) Windows Server
8 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
8 25 (30.86%) SCCM
9 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
9 24 (29.63%) TCP/IP
9 24 (29.63%) Windows 7
10 22 (27.16%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (27.16%) McAfee
11 21 (25.93%) XenApp
11 21 (25.93%) Backup Exec
11 21 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (24.69%) DNS
12 20 (24.69%) DHCP
12 20 (24.69%) SQL
12 20 (24.69%) ITIL
13 19 (23.46%) Linux
13 19 (23.46%) HP
13 19 (23.46%) Firewall
14 17 (20.99%) LAN
14 17 (20.99%) SharePoint
14 17 (20.99%) NAS
15 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (19.75%) Problem Management

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 25 (30.86%) MS Exchange
2 17 (20.99%) SharePoint
3 15 (18.52%) Skype for Business
4 11 (13.58%) IIS
5 7 (8.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (4.94%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (3.70%) JBoss
8 2 (2.47%) Tomcat
8 2 (2.47%) WebLogic
9 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 12 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.88%) Office 365
2 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.70%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (3.70%) OneDrive
4 2 (2.47%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (2.47%) IaaS
4 2 (2.47%) PaaS
4 2 (2.47%) SaaS
5 1 (1.23%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (29.63%) TCP/IP
2 20 (24.69%) DHCP
2 20 (24.69%) DNS
3 19 (23.46%) Firewall
4 17 (20.99%) LAN
4 17 (20.99%) NAS
5 16 (19.75%) SAN
6 15 (18.52%) WAN
7 12 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
8 11 (13.58%) Ethernet
8 11 (13.58%) VLAN
9 9 (11.11%) DMZ
9 9 (11.11%) IPsec
9 9 (11.11%) VPN
10 7 (8.64%) iSCSI
10 7 (8.64%) NetScaler
10 7 (8.64%) Skype
11 6 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
11 6 (7.41%) Network Security
11 6 (7.41%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (29.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (7.41%) MySQL
3 3 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.47%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.23%) InterSystems Cache
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) ClearCase
1 1 (1.23%) MSI
General
1 10 (12.35%) Finance
2 4 (4.94%) Legal
2 4 (4.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Desktop Support
3 11 (13.58%) Administrator
4 10 (12.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (12.35%) Support Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (8.64%) Systems Administrator
6 6 (7.41%) Storage Analyst
6 6 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (6.17%) Desktop Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 5 (6.17%) Linux Administrator
7 5 (6.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 4 (4.94%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
8 4 (4.94%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) SCCM Engineer
8 4 (4.94%) Security Analyst
8 4 (4.94%) Technical Leader
9 3 (3.70%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) Apache Axis
2 2 (2.47%) 802.1X
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (2.47%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (19.75%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (7.41%) Clustering
2 6 (7.41%) iPhone
2 6 (7.41%) PKI
2 6 (7.41%) Replication
3 5 (6.17%) CESG
4 4 (4.94%) Fintech
4 4 (4.94%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.94%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (3.70%) Data Centre
5 3 (3.70%) iPad
5 3 (3.70%) Smartphone
6 2 (2.47%) Data Protection Act
7 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.23%) CCTV
7 1 (1.23%) EMC VNX
7 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.23%) Fat Client
7 1 (1.23%) Thin Client
7 1 (1.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 58 (71.60%) Windows
2 27 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 24 (29.63%) Windows 7
4 19 (23.46%) Linux
5 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (17.28%) Windows 10
7 13 (16.05%) Unix
7 13 (16.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (11.11%) Windows 8
9 7 (8.64%) Windows NT
10 5 (6.17%) Solaris
11 4 (4.94%) Apple iOS
11 4 (4.94%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.70%) Android
12 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (2.47%) AIX
13 2 (2.47%) Windows Phone
14 1 (1.23%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.93%) Problem-Solving
2 20 (24.69%) ITIL
3 16 (19.75%) Problem Management
4 14 (17.28%) Asset Management
5 12 (14.81%) Time Management
6 11 (13.58%) Migration
6 11 (13.58%) Software Deployment
7 10 (12.35%) Disk Encryption
7 10 (12.35%) Software Distribution
8 9 (11.11%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (11.11%) Deployment Automation
9 8 (9.88%) Configuration Management
10 6 (7.41%) Patch Management
10 6 (7.41%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.17%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (6.17%) Decision-Making
11 5 (6.17%) Service Management
11 5 (6.17%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.94%) Application Packaging
12 4 (4.94%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (24.69%) SQL
2 13 (16.05%) PowerShell
3 8 (9.88%) VBScript
4 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.23%) C
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) Perl
Qualifications
1 11 (13.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 8 (9.88%) MCSA
2 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
3 6 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
3 6 (7.41%) CISSP
3 6 (7.41%) SC Cleared
4 5 (6.17%) MCSE
5 4 (4.94%) Degree
5 4 (4.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 4 (4.94%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (4.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (3.70%) (ISC)2 CCSP
7 2 (2.47%) A+ Certification
7 2 (2.47%) CCNA
7 2 (2.47%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (1.23%) CCDP
8 1 (1.23%) CCNP
8 1 (1.23%) Chartered Engineer
8 1 (1.23%) CISM
8 1 (1.23%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.17%) SLA
2 2 (2.47%) GDPR
2 2 (2.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 43 (53.09%) Active Directory
2 39 (48.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (27.16%) VMware ESXi
4 21 (25.93%) XenApp
5 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
6 11 (13.58%) XenDesktop
7 10 (12.35%) BitLocker
8 7 (8.64%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 7 (8.64%) Terminal Services
8 7 (8.64%) VirtualBox
8 7 (8.64%) vSphere
8 7 (8.64%) XenServer
9 5 (6.17%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (2.47%) Snort
10 2 (2.47%) VMware Workstation
11 1 (1.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (1.23%) Veritas File System
11 1 (1.23%) Virtual Desktop
11 1 (1.23%) Virtual Machines
11 1 (1.23%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 25 (30.86%) SCCM
2 21 (25.93%) Backup Exec
3 13 (16.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 12 (14.81%) NetBackup
5 7 (8.64%) SCOM
5 7 (8.64%) SELinux
5 7 (8.64%) Tivoli
5 7 (8.64%) Tivoli Monitoring
5 7 (8.64%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 6 (7.41%) Host Intrusion Detection System
6 6 (7.41%) HP Data Protector
6 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat Satellite
7 4 (4.94%) McAfee ePO
7 4 (4.94%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 4 (4.94%) WSUS
8 2 (2.47%) Malwarebytes
8 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 2 (2.47%) QRadar
8 2 (2.47%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 77 (95.06%) Symantec
2 39 (48.15%) VMware
3 34 (41.98%) Microsoft
4 31 (38.27%) Citrix
5 22 (27.16%) McAfee
6 19 (23.46%) HP
7 16 (19.75%) Cisco
8 14 (17.28%) Veritas
9 11 (13.58%) Sophos
10 10 (12.35%) Dell
10 10 (12.35%) IBM
11 9 (11.11%) Oracle
12 8 (9.88%) NetApp
12 8 (9.88%) Red Hat
13 7 (8.64%) Acronis
13 7 (8.64%) Apple
13 7 (8.64%) Kaspersky
13 7 (8.64%) SolarWinds
13 7 (8.64%) Veeam
14 6 (7.41%) EqualLogic