Period
to 15 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 6 months to 15 February 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 Endpoint Protection
UK
6 months to
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 821 827 815
Rank change year-on-year +6 -12 +49
Contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 42 50 57
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.042% 0.049% 0.059%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.29% 0.41% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 39 39
UK median daily rate £350 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +38.46% -2.99%
10th Percentile £220 £193 £213
90th Percentile £442 £540 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £450 £313
% change year-on-year -22.22% +44.00% -8.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.62% +60.87% +31.43%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.00 -
% change year-on-year +21.62% - -

Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 14,477 12,210 10,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.61% 12.04% 10.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,650 8,252 6,786
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £270 £264
90th Percentile £656 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 361 281 265
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -
10th Percentile £12.07 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.12 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.69 £19.00
% change year-on-year +11.54% -17.42% -

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Symantec Endpoint Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection.

Contractor daily rate trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 6 months to 15 February 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 6 months to 15 February 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 +4 41 £350 -22.22% 4
UK excluding London -21 29 £350 -22.22% 3
Midlands +12 13 £350 -12.50% 3
London +6 13 £338 -32.50% 1
West Midlands -10 8 £350 -12.50% 1
South West -25 7 - -
South East +2 6 - -
East Midlands - 5 £338 - 2
East of England +10 2 - -
Wales -5 1 £225 +40.63%

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 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 Symantec Endpoint Protection.

1 42 (100.00%) Symantec
2 26 (61.90%) Windows
3 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 18 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
5 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 12 (28.57%) Cisco
6 12 (28.57%) SIEM
7 11 (26.19%) McAfee
8 10 (23.81%) SCCM
9 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
9 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
9 9 (21.43%) Linux
10 8 (19.05%) ITIL
10 8 (19.05%) Terminal Server
10 8 (19.05%) Finance
10 8 (19.05%) Migration
10 8 (19.05%) SCOM
11 7 (16.67%) VMware
11 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
11 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
11 7 (16.67%) CISSP
12 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (14.29%) DNS
12 6 (14.29%) DNA
12 6 (14.29%) Service Management
12 6 (14.29%) Tripwire
12 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
12 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development

Symantec Endpoint Protection
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 4 (9.52%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.76%) Site Server
3 1 (2.38%) Apache
3 1 (2.38%) Elasticsearch
3 1 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.38%) IIS
3 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.43%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.29%) DNS
1 6 (14.29%) Firewall
1 6 (14.29%) Intrusion Detection
2 5 (11.90%) DHCP
3 4 (9.52%) Skype
4 3 (7.14%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.76%) LAN
5 2 (4.76%) VPN
5 2 (4.76%) WAN
6 1 (2.38%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.38%) SAN
6 1 (2.38%) SMTP
6 1 (2.38%) SNMP
6 1 (2.38%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.38%) Big Data
2 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MSI
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 7 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (9.52%) Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.38%) Law
4 1 (2.38%) Legal
4 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Architect
2 10 (23.81%) Analyst
3 8 (19.05%) Technical Architect
4 5 (11.90%) Security Architect
5 4 (9.52%) AWS Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Cisco Architect
5 4 (9.52%) Consultant
5 4 (9.52%) Desktop Support
5 4 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
5 4 (9.52%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Domain Architect
6 3 (7.14%) Operational Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Security Engineer
6 3 (7.14%) Security Operations Analyst
6 3 (7.14%) Support Analyst
7 2 (4.76%) Documentation Engineer
7 2 (4.76%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) LDAP
1 1 (2.38%) Spring
1 1 (2.38%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) PKI
2 4 (9.52%) Data Centre
3 2 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.38%) Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Fixed Income
4 1 (2.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.38%) iPad
4 1 (2.38%) iPhone
4 1 (2.38%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.38%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 26 (61.90%) Windows
2 14 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 9 (21.43%) Linux
3 9 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 4 (9.52%) Windows 10
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.38%) Android
6 1 (2.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 12 (28.57%) SIEM
3 8 (19.05%) ITIL
3 8 (19.05%) Migration
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Antivirus Management
4 6 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 6 (14.29%) DNA
4 6 (14.29%) Server Management
4 6 (14.29%) Service Management
5 3 (7.14%) Change Management
5 3 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
5 3 (7.14%) Project Management
5 3 (7.14%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (4.76%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.38%) Digital Transformation Programme
7 1 (2.38%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.38%) Information Security
7 1 (2.38%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) CISSP
2 6 (14.29%) (ISC)2 CCSP
2 6 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.76%) CCSP
4 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (2.38%) CISA
4 1 (2.38%) CISM
4 1 (2.38%) Degree
4 1 (2.38%) DV Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) MCDST
4 1 (2.38%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) MCSE
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.38%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
1 1 (2.38%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 8 (19.05%) Terminal Server
3 5 (11.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 3 (7.14%) XenDesktop
5 2 (4.76%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 2 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.38%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.38%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (42.86%) Norton AntiVirus
2 10 (23.81%) SCCM
3 8 (19.05%) SCOM
4 1 (2.38%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Kibana
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (2.38%) Nessus
4 1 (2.38%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.38%) Nexpose
4 1 (2.38%) QRadar
4 1 (2.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 42 (100.00%) Symantec
2 17 (40.48%) Microsoft
3 12 (28.57%) Cisco
4 11 (26.19%) McAfee
5 7 (16.67%) VMware
6 6 (14.29%) FireEye
6 6 (14.29%) Tripwire
7 5 (11.90%) Forcepoint
7 5 (11.90%) LogRhythm
8 4 (9.52%) Altiris
9 3 (7.14%) Citrix
10 2 (4.76%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.76%) Bloomberg
10 2 (4.76%) Fujitsu
10 2 (4.76%) GFI Software
10 2 (4.76%) Reuters
11 1 (2.38%) HP
11 1 (2.38%) Rapid7
11 1 (2.38%) Red Hat
11 1 (2.38%) Veritas