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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 93 95 112
Rank change year-on-year +2 +17  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 3 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.28% 0.53% 0.74%
As % of the Vendors category 0.60% 1.27% 1.59%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 7
Median salary £27,000 £33,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% -25.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.84%  

Symantec is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 497 552 816
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 46.15% 41.79% 46.39%
Number of salaries quoted 388 433 642
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £22,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £57,314
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Symantec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

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
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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Macclesfield +3 3 £27,000 -1.81%
Symantec
North West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) SQL
2 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
3 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (36.36%) Office 365
4 4 (36.36%) Internet
4 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
5 3 (27.27%) Wireless
5 3 (27.27%) Finance
5 3 (27.27%) Google
5 3 (27.27%) Statistics
5 3 (27.27%) Marketing
5 3 (27.27%) ADSL
5 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (27.27%) Social Media
5 3 (27.27%) Presales
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) Lead Generation
6 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
6 2 (18.18%) Windows
6 2 (18.18%) Linux
6 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (18.18%) VMware
6 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (18.18%) NAS
6 2 (18.18%) Information Security
7 1 (9.09%) GIAC

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 6 (54.55%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (36.36%) Office 365
2 3 (27.27%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (36.36%) Internet
2 3 (27.27%) ADSL
2 3 (27.27%) Wireless
3 2 (18.18%) NAS
4 1 (9.09%) DNS
4 1 (9.09%) Firewall
4 1 (9.09%) LAN
4 1 (9.09%) MPLS
4 1 (9.09%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (9.09%) VoIP
4 1 (9.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (63.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
1 3 (27.27%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Billing
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) IT Sales Executive
1 3 (27.27%) New Business Sales Executive
1 3 (27.27%) Sales Executive
1 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) 2nd Line Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Business Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Development Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Applications Support
3 1 (9.09%) Senior IT Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Server Support
3 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (54.55%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (27.27%) Social Media
3 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
3 1 (9.09%) Fat Client
3 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 1 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 1 (9.09%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
1 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Business Continuity
1 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (27.27%) CRM
2 3 (27.27%) Lead Generation
2 3 (27.27%) Presales
2 3 (27.27%) Statistics
3 2 (18.18%) Information Security
4 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity Management
4 1 (9.09%) Business Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Patch Management
4 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (9.09%) GIAC
2 1 (9.09%) MCP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSA
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (54.55%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (9.09%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (9.09%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Google
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) arcserve
4 1 (9.09%) Cisco
4 1 (9.09%) Citrix
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) EMC
4 1 (9.09%) HP
4 1 (9.09%) Nimble Storage
4 1 (9.09%) SonicWALL
4 1 (9.09%) Sophos