Period
to 22 November 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 22 November 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
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 719 793 804
Rank change year-on-year +74 +11 -60
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 165 106 100
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.16% 0.10% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.41% 0.91% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 42 49
UK median daily rate £425 £325 £230
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% +41.30% -34.29%
10th Percentile £193 £115 £139
90th Percentile £506 £486 £414
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £325 £230
% change year-on-year +38.46% +41.30% -24.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 14 12
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £27.00 £18.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.93% +44.97% +9.56%
10th Percentile £13.51 £12.50 £10.58
90th Percentile £29.38 £47.63 £36.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £27.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year -25.93% +44.97% +9.56%

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 11678 11644 9677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.04% 8.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 7904 7440 5908
UK median daily rate £475 £445 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.74% +11.25% +4.85%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £418 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +4.38% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 289 270 332
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.73 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.58% +8.93% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.98 £12.73 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.75 £19.03
% change year-on-year -26.44% +14.29% -5.13%

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 22 November 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 22 November 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 22 November 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 +83 136 £450 +38.46% 6
England +54 126 £438 +34.62% 10
South East +19 46 £450 +38.46% 1
Scotland +3 26 £475 +6.15%
East of England +9 25 £450 -18.18% 1
London -29 23 £375 +6.38% 4
West Midlands +41 19 £388 +24.00% 1
Midlands +38 19 £388 +24.00% 2
South West - 10 £500 -
Wales +21 7 £388 -3.13%
Northern Ireland - 2 - -
North of England +50 1 - - 2
Yorkshire +15 1 - -

For the 6 months to 22 November 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.

1 165 (100.00%) Symantec
2 140 (84.85%) Windows
3 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
4 90 (54.55%) Active Directory
5 77 (46.67%) VMware
6 70 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
7 59 (35.76%) SCCM
8 58 (35.15%) MS Exchange
9 55 (33.33%) Windows 7
10 51 (30.91%) PowerShell
11 49 (29.70%) Citrix
12 40 (24.24%) McAfee
12 40 (24.24%) Firewall
13 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
14 36 (21.82%) Office 365
14 36 (21.82%) SAN
15 35 (21.21%) NetApp
15 35 (21.21%) Linux
15 35 (21.21%) Finance
15 35 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
16 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
16 34 (20.61%) VBScript
17 32 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
17 32 (19.39%) VMware ESXi
17 32 (19.39%) XenDesktop
18 31 (18.79%) Windows 10
19 30 (18.18%) XenApp
20 29 (17.58%) Skype for Business
20 29 (17.58%) NetBackup
20 29 (17.58%) HP

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 58 (35.15%) MS Exchange
2 34 (20.61%) SharePoint
3 29 (17.58%) Skype for Business
4 11 (6.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.64%) Apache
5 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (3.03%) JBoss
7 4 (2.42%) SharePoint 2010
8 3 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.82%) IIS
9 2 (1.21%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.61%) Apache Spark
10 1 (0.61%) CMS
10 1 (0.61%) Confluence
10 1 (0.61%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.61%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 12 (7.27%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (5.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.21%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.61%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 36 (21.82%) Office 365
2 22 (13.33%) OneDrive
3 15 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (4.24%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (3.03%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (1.21%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (24.24%) Firewall
2 36 (21.82%) SAN
3 27 (16.36%) TCP/IP
4 22 (13.33%) DNS
4 22 (13.33%) NAS
4 22 (13.33%) Skype
5 20 (12.12%) DHCP
5 20 (12.12%) Fibre Channel
6 17 (10.30%) LAN
7 10 (6.06%) Intrusion Detection
7 10 (6.06%) VPN
8 9 (5.45%) VLAN
8 9 (5.45%) WAN
9 7 (4.24%) SMTP
10 5 (3.03%) FTP
10 5 (3.03%) iSCSI
10 5 (3.03%) Wireless
11 4 (2.42%) SSL
12 3 (1.82%) Cisco IOS
12 3 (1.82%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (14.55%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (4.24%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (1.82%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.61%) JIRA
General
1 35 (21.21%) Finance
2 17 (10.30%) Legal
3 10 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.03%) Back Office
4 5 (3.03%) Publishing
5 2 (1.21%) Banking
6 1 (0.61%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 28 (16.97%) Consultant
2 23 (13.94%) Analyst
3 18 (10.91%) Security Engineer
4 15 (9.09%) Desktop Support
4 15 (9.09%) NetApp Engineer
5 14 (8.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (7.88%) Architect
7 11 (6.67%) Windows Engineer
8 10 (6.06%) SCCM Consultant
9 9 (5.45%) Support Engineer
9 9 (5.45%) Technical Consultant
10 8 (4.85%) Desktop Technician
10 8 (4.85%) Support Analyst
11 7 (4.24%) 3rd Line Support
12 6 (3.64%) Security Analyst
12 6 (3.64%) Windows Consultant
12 6 (3.64%) Wintel Architect
13 5 (3.03%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
13 5 (3.03%) Administrator
13 5 (3.03%) Senior SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.21%) CGI
2 1 (0.61%) ActiveMQ
2 1 (0.61%) Apache Flex
2 1 (0.61%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (12.12%) CESG
1 20 (12.12%) Data Centre
2 18 (10.91%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
4 14 (8.48%) User Experience
5 12 (7.27%) Blackberry
6 10 (6.06%) Fat Client
6 10 (6.06%) Thin Client
7 9 (5.45%) iPad
7 9 (5.45%) iPhone
8 8 (4.85%) Clustering
8 8 (4.85%) Video Conferencing
9 7 (4.24%) PKI
10 6 (3.64%) Replication
11 5 (3.03%) Public Cloud
12 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
12 4 (2.42%) Virtual Team
13 2 (1.21%) CMDB
13 2 (1.21%) Computer Science
13 2 (1.21%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 140 (84.85%) Windows
2 55 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 38 (23.03%) Windows Server
4 35 (21.21%) Linux
5 31 (18.79%) Windows 10
6 22 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (12.73%) Windows 8
7 21 (12.73%) Windows Server 2008
8 19 (11.52%) Unix
9 17 (10.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (9.09%) Solaris
11 13 (7.88%) Apple iOS
12 5 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (1.21%) Android
14 1 (0.61%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.61%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (14.55%) Migration
2 22 (13.33%) Disk Encryption
3 20 (12.12%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 20 (12.12%) ITIL
4 19 (11.52%) Presales
5 17 (10.30%) Mobile Device Management
5 17 (10.30%) Performance Monitoring
6 15 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 14 (8.48%) Customer Requirements
7 14 (8.48%) SIEM
8 13 (7.88%) Agile Software Development
8 13 (7.88%) Service Management
9 10 (6.06%) Security Operations
9 10 (6.06%) Service Delivery
9 10 (6.06%) Software Deployment
9 10 (6.06%) Vulnerability Management
10 9 (5.45%) Asset Management
11 8 (4.85%) Information Security
11 8 (4.85%) Line Management
12 7 (4.24%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 51 (30.91%) PowerShell
2 34 (20.61%) VBScript
3 21 (12.73%) SQL
4 6 (3.64%) Python
5 5 (3.03%) Bash Shell
5 5 (3.03%) C#
5 5 (3.03%) Ruby
6 2 (1.21%) Java
6 2 (1.21%) VB
7 1 (0.61%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.61%) Perl
Qualifications
1 25 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 23 (13.94%) MCSE
3 20 (12.12%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (12.12%) Security Cleared
4 18 (10.91%) SC Cleared
5 16 (9.70%) Degree
5 16 (9.70%) MCSA
6 14 (8.48%) CISSP
7 13 (7.88%) (ISC)2 CCSP
8 10 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.85%) DV Cleared
9 8 (4.85%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.24%) CCNA
11 5 (3.03%) CCSP
11 5 (3.03%) CISM
12 3 (1.82%) ACSA
12 3 (1.82%) HNC
12 3 (1.82%) MCP
12 3 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
13 2 (1.21%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.70%) SLA
2 6 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.64%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.61%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.61%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 90 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 70 (42.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (19.39%) Microsoft App-V
3 32 (19.39%) VMware ESXi
3 32 (19.39%) XenDesktop
4 30 (18.18%) XenApp
5 26 (15.76%) Hyper-V
6 23 (13.94%) BitLocker
7 17 (10.30%) Terminal Services
8 15 (9.09%) NFS
8 15 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 15 (9.09%) Veritas File System
8 15 (9.09%) VMware Workstation
9 12 (7.27%) vSphere
10 5 (3.03%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 5 (3.03%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (1.21%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.61%) Virtual Machines
12 1 (0.61%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 59 (35.76%) SCCM
2 35 (21.21%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 29 (17.58%) NetBackup
4 24 (14.55%) WSUS
5 23 (13.94%) Backup Exec
6 19 (11.52%) Microsoft Intune
7 11 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
8 10 (6.06%) SafeCom
8 10 (6.06%) SCOM
9 5 (3.03%) Ansible
9 5 (3.03%) HP Data Protector
9 5 (3.03%) Nessus
9 5 (3.03%) OSSEC
9 5 (3.03%) Packer
9 5 (3.03%) Terraform
10 4 (2.42%) McAfee ePO
11 3 (1.82%) vCenter Server
12 2 (1.21%) AirWatch
12 2 (1.21%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 1 (0.61%) OpenVAS
Vendors
1 165 (100.00%) Symantec
2 108 (65.45%) Microsoft
3 77 (46.67%) VMware
4 49 (29.70%) Citrix
5 40 (24.24%) McAfee
6 35 (21.21%) NetApp
7 29 (17.58%) HP
8 27 (16.36%) Cisco
9 24 (14.55%) Veritas
10 21 (12.73%) Altiris
10 21 (12.73%) EMC
11 20 (12.12%) LANDesk
12 17 (10.30%) Red Hat
13 16 (9.70%) IBM
14 15 (9.09%) Brocade
14 15 (9.09%) Dell
15 14 (8.48%) AppSense
15 14 (8.48%) Sophos
16 12 (7.27%) Apple
16 12 (7.27%) CommVault