Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Symantec
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 149 127 160
Rank change year-on-year -22 +33 -18
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 29 16 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.94% 0.71% 0.65%
As % of the Vendors category 2.11% 1.71% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15 16 16
Cheshire median annual salary £40,500 £36,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% +14.29% -21.25%
10th Percentile £26,800 £27,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £69,250 £38,625 £68,750
North West median annual salary £45,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +25.00% -4.00% -6.25%

Symantec is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Cheshire.

All Vendors
Cheshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1372 935 1349
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 44.56% 41.52% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1049 764 1112
Cheshire median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -2.60% +2.67%
10th Percentile £21,450 £21,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £63,900 £57,500 £57,500
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Cheshire

Symantec
Salary Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec in Cheshire.

Salary trend for Symantec in Cheshire

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Cheshire over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Symantec in Cheshire

Symantec
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 24 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +5 15 £39,250 +9.03%
Knutsford - 4 - -
Crewe 0 2 £55,000 +56.03%
Middlewich - 2 £21,500 -
Runcorn - 1 £36,000 -
Symantec
North West

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 23 (79.31%) Windows
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
3 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (65.52%) Dell
5 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
6 17 (58.62%) Citrix
6 17 (58.62%) DNS
6 17 (58.62%) Cisco
7 16 (55.17%) MCSA
7 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (51.72%) CommVault
8 15 (51.72%) DHCP
8 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
8 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
9 14 (48.28%) Change Management
9 14 (48.28%) NetApp
9 14 (48.28%) Thin Client
9 14 (48.28%) EqualLogic
9 14 (48.28%) Degree
9 14 (48.28%) WSUS
9 14 (48.28%) Fat Client
10 13 (44.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 12 (41.38%) SCOM
12 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
13 9 (31.03%) Manufacturing
13 9 (31.03%) Life Science
14 8 (27.59%) Office 365
14 8 (27.59%) McAfee

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (13.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Office 365
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.45%) IaaS
4 1 (3.45%) OneDrive
4 1 (3.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (58.62%) DNS
2 15 (51.72%) DHCP
3 4 (13.79%) Firewall
4 2 (6.90%) LAN
4 2 (6.90%) MPLS
4 2 (6.90%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (6.90%) VoIP
4 2 (6.90%) WAN
5 1 (3.45%) DKIM
5 1 (3.45%) DMARC
5 1 (3.45%) NAS
5 1 (3.45%) SAN
5 1 (3.45%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) GIS
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.45%) Maven
General
1 9 (31.03%) Manufacturing
2 6 (20.69%) Finance
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Banking
4 3 (10.34%) Investment Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Law
6 1 (3.45%) Local Government
6 1 (3.45%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (31.03%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) IT Engineer
3 4 (13.79%) Product Owner
4 3 (10.34%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) Citrix Engineer
4 3 (10.34%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.34%) VMware Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support
5 2 (6.90%) IT Support Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Azure Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Cloud Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Development Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Office 365 Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior IT Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
1 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) Data Centre
2 14 (48.28%) Fat Client
2 14 (48.28%) Thin Client
3 11 (37.93%) Management Information System
4 9 (31.03%) Life Science
5 3 (10.34%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.90%) Blackberry
6 2 (6.90%) BYOD
6 2 (6.90%) Private Cloud
6 2 (6.90%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (79.31%) Windows
2 15 (51.72%) Windows Server
3 2 (6.90%) Linux
3 2 (6.90%) Mac OS
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 2000
4 1 (3.45%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (48.28%) Change Management
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (13.79%) IT Strategy
4 3 (10.34%) E-Discovery
4 3 (10.34%) Risk Management
4 3 (10.34%) Wealth Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Continuity
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Management
5 2 (6.90%) Data Security
5 2 (6.90%) High Availability
5 2 (6.90%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.90%) ITSM
5 2 (6.90%) Migration
5 2 (6.90%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (6.90%) Problem Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Management
5 2 (6.90%) Service Management
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.90%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.45%) Ruby
3 1 (3.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (55.17%) MCSA
1 16 (55.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (48.28%) Degree
3 3 (10.34%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (6.90%) CCNA
4 2 (6.90%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.90%) MCP
4 2 (6.90%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
2 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
2 1 (3.45%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 20 (68.97%) Active Directory
1 20 (68.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (62.07%) Hyper-V
3 2 (6.90%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.45%) Docker
4 1 (3.45%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (48.28%) WSUS
2 13 (44.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 12 (41.38%) SCOM
4 3 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (6.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (6.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (6.90%) Puppet
5 2 (6.90%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (3.45%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 23 (79.31%) Microsoft
2 21 (72.41%) VMware
3 19 (65.52%) Dell
4 17 (58.62%) Cisco
4 17 (58.62%) Citrix
5 15 (51.72%) CommVault
6 14 (48.28%) EqualLogic
6 14 (48.28%) NetApp
7 8 (27.59%) McAfee
8 4 (13.79%) HP
9 2 (6.90%) Apple
9 2 (6.90%) arcserve
9 2 (6.90%) MobileIron
9 2 (6.90%) Sophos
10 1 (3.45%) EMC
10 1 (3.45%) Lumension
10 1 (3.45%) Progress
10 1 (3.45%) Sage
10 1 (3.45%) Splunk
10 1 (3.45%) Trustwave