Period
to 5 August 2020

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 5 August 2020 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
5 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 525 773 827
Rank change year-on-year +248 +54 -44
Contract jobs citing Norton AntiVirus 24 71 81
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.067% 0.078% 0.079%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.52% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 34 37
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +9.38%
10th Percentile £306 £154 £224
90th Percentile £575 £750 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £300 £335
% change year-on-year +29.17% -10.45% +7.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.79% +7.50% +8.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 £20.00
% change year-on-year - +18.75% +8.43%

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 5,331 13,553 13,798
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.97% 14.88% 13.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,403 9,099 9,211
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £306 £290 £275
90th Percentile £675 £675 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 328 371
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +10.53% +8.57%
10th Percentile £12.99 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £48.88 £48.11 £50.00
Median hourly rate £20.50 £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +11.56% +5.00% +0.63%

Norton AntiVirus
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Norton AntiVirus as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Norton AntiVirus.

Daily rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Norton AntiVirus over the 6 months to 5 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Norton AntiVirus.

Hourly rate trend for Norton AntiVirus in the UK

Norton AntiVirus
Top 9 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 5 August 2020. 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 +240 18 £400 +6.67% 5
London +209 15 £425 -43.33% 3
UK excluding London +196 9 £388 +29.17% 2
Scotland - 5 £463 -
Work from Home - 4 £550 - 1
South West +86 2 £220 +109.52%
North of England +105 1 £400 +28.00% 1
North West +78 1 £400 +28.00% 1
Wales +42 1 - -

For the 6 months to 5 August 2020, 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 24 (100.00%) Symantec
2 22 (91.67%) Windows
3 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
4 15 (62.50%) DNS
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
4 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
5 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
5 14 (58.33%) DHCP
5 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
6 13 (54.17%) SAN
7 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 12 (50.00%) Patch Management
8 11 (45.83%) HP
8 11 (45.83%) ITIL
9 10 (41.67%) Linux
9 10 (41.67%) VMware
9 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
10 9 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
10 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
10 9 (37.50%) WSUS
11 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 8 (33.33%) Firewall
11 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
11 8 (33.33%) Lumension
11 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
12 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
12 7 (29.17%) High Availability
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 7 (29.17%) HP StoreVirtual

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 14 (58.33%) MS Exchange
2 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (29.17%) IIS
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (8.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Azure
1 6 (25.00%) IaaS
1 6 (25.00%) PaaS
2 3 (12.50%) Office 365
2 3 (12.50%) OpenShift
2 3 (12.50%) SaaS
3 2 (8.33%) AWS
4 1 (4.17%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (4.17%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 15 (62.50%) DNS
2 14 (58.33%) DHCP
3 13 (54.17%) SAN
4 8 (33.33%) Firewall
5 7 (29.17%) IPv4
6 5 (20.83%) NetScaler
6 5 (20.83%) Remote Desktop
7 4 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (12.50%) HTTP
8 3 (12.50%) HTTPS
8 3 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
8 3 (12.50%) IPsec
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 2 (8.33%) Skype
9 2 (8.33%) SSH
9 2 (8.33%) WAN
10 1 (4.17%) VPN
10 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.50%) MySQL
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Fiddler
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Server Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Support Officer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Officer
4 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Azure Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Exchange Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior IT Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Server Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior VMware Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Windows Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 8 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 7 (29.17%) HP StoreVirtual
3 4 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 3 (12.50%) Linux Command Line
5 2 (8.33%) Clustering
6 1 (4.17%) Client/Server
6 1 (4.17%) CMDB
6 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (4.17%) Fat Client
6 1 (4.17%) iPad
6 1 (4.17%) iPhone
6 1 (4.17%) Thin Client
6 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 15 (62.50%) Windows Server
3 12 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (41.67%) Linux
4 10 (41.67%) Windows 10
5 9 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (12.50%) Unix
6 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2016
7 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
7 1 (4.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 7 (29.17%) Data Protection
3 7 (29.17%) High Availability
4 5 (20.83%) Mentoring
4 5 (20.83%) Server Building
4 5 (20.83%) Server Management
5 4 (16.67%) Information Security
5 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (16.67%) Network Management
6 3 (12.50%) Ethical Hacking
6 3 (12.50%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (12.50%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 3 (12.50%) Secure Coding
6 3 (12.50%) SIEM
6 3 (12.50%) Threat Modelling
7 2 (8.33%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 1 (4.17%) ITSM
8 1 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 3 (12.50%) Bash Shell
3 2 (8.33%) VBScript
4 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 7 (29.17%) SC Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) DV Cleared
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (16.67%) MCSA
4 4 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) Government Security Classifications
1 7 (29.17%) NCSC
2 3 (12.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (70.83%) Active Directory
2 14 (58.33%) Hyper-V
3 9 (37.50%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (29.17%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.83%) XenApp
6 4 (16.67%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (4.17%) BitLocker
8 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (4.17%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) WSUS
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (16.67%) AirWatch
4 3 (12.50%) Kubernetes
4 3 (12.50%) SCCM
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (4.17%) Jamf Pro
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Clustering
6 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (4.17%) SCOM
6 1 (4.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Symantec
2 11 (45.83%) HP
3 10 (41.67%) VMware
4 8 (33.33%) Lumension
5 7 (29.17%) Citrix
5 7 (29.17%) Sophos
6 6 (25.00%) Cisco
7 5 (20.83%) McAfee
7 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 5 (20.83%) Palo Alto
8 4 (16.67%) Barracuda Networks
8 4 (16.67%) Bloomberg
8 4 (16.67%) Dell
8 4 (16.67%) IronPort
8 4 (16.67%) MobileIron
8 4 (16.67%) Reuters
9 3 (12.50%) ArcSight
9 3 (12.50%) CommVault
9 3 (12.50%) CyberArk
9 3 (12.50%) Qualys