Period
to 25 January 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 25 January 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
25 Jan 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 665 571 693
Rank change year-on-year -94 +122 -67
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 344 640 522
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.45% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 1.07% 0.72%
Number of salaries quoted 268 503 429
England median annual salary £40,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +9.76%
10th Percentile £22,500 £29,600 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £77,500 £85,000
UK median annual salary £40,000 £51,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year -21.57% +13.33% +9.42%

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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 48,734 59,987 72,013
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.19% 42.52% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 37,439 46,609 57,155
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.06%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £76,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in England over the 6 months to 25 January 2020.

Salary histogram for Symantec in England

Symantec
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the England region over the 6 months to 25 January 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
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -11 124 £45,000 -21.74% 15
Midlands +39 58 £30,000 -47.83% 7
South East +12 57 £52,500 - 21
West Midlands +38 54 £29,000 -49.57% 4
North of England +28 48 £40,000 -11.11% 12
East of England -36 35 £40,500 +12.50% 4
North West +61 30 £40,000 - 4
South West +12 21 £31,500 -37.00% 5
Yorkshire +7 18 £45,000 - 6
East Midlands +14 4 £50,000 -11.11% 3
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 25 January 2020, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 230 (66.86%) Windows
2 221 (64.24%) Microsoft
3 206 (59.88%) Active Directory
4 177 (51.45%) VMware
5 165 (47.97%) Office 365
6 155 (45.06%) Windows Server
7 128 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
8 125 (36.34%) Azure
9 121 (35.17%) DNS
10 111 (32.27%) Firewall
11 104 (30.23%) DHCP
12 103 (29.94%) Hyper-V
13 102 (29.65%) Windows Server 2008
13 102 (29.65%) MS Exchange
13 102 (29.65%) Norton AntiVirus
14 96 (27.91%) Citrix
15 94 (27.33%) Cisco
16 84 (24.42%) TCP/IP
17 80 (23.26%) PowerShell
18 77 (22.38%) Microsoft Office
18 77 (22.38%) Windows 10
19 76 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2010
20 73 (21.22%) Linux
21 68 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2013
21 68 (19.77%) Veeam
21 68 (19.77%) AWS
21 68 (19.77%) SCCM
22 64 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
23 63 (18.31%) LAN
24 62 (18.02%) WAN

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 102 (29.65%) MS Exchange
2 76 (22.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (19.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 35 (10.17%) Skype for Business
5 22 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 14 (4.07%) IIS
7 5 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (0.87%) Apache
8 3 (0.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 3 (0.87%) Confluence
8 3 (0.87%) IBM Domino
8 3 (0.87%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.29%) SAS
10 1 (0.29%) Site Server
Applications
1 77 (22.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.16%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.87%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.58%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.29%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.29%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.29%) Revit
Business Applications
1 1 (0.29%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 165 (47.97%) Office 365
2 125 (36.34%) Azure
3 68 (19.77%) AWS
4 24 (6.98%) GCP
5 18 (5.23%) Azure Active Directory
6 15 (4.36%) Mimecast
7 13 (3.78%) G Suite
7 13 (3.78%) OneDrive
8 7 (2.03%) IaaS
9 6 (1.74%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 6 (1.74%) PaaS
10 2 (0.58%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.58%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.58%) SaaS
11 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.29%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 121 (35.17%) DNS
2 111 (32.27%) Firewall
3 104 (30.23%) DHCP
4 84 (24.42%) TCP/IP
5 63 (18.31%) LAN
6 62 (18.02%) WAN
7 51 (14.83%) VPN
8 35 (10.17%) Skype
9 34 (9.88%) Network Security
10 30 (8.72%) Wireless
11 26 (7.56%) NetScaler
11 26 (7.56%) SAN
12 23 (6.69%) VLAN
13 21 (6.10%) Internet
13 21 (6.10%) Wi-Fi
14 19 (5.52%) OSPF
15 16 (4.65%) VoIP
16 15 (4.36%) BGP
17 14 (4.07%) EIGRP
18 12 (3.49%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (1.74%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 13 (3.78%) Jenkins
1 13 (3.78%) PhantomJS
2 10 (2.91%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.91%) TeamCity
3 7 (2.03%) GitLab
3 7 (2.03%) MSTest
3 7 (2.03%) NUnit
3 7 (2.03%) Subversion
4 3 (0.87%) JIRA
4 3 (0.87%) Octopus Deploy
4 3 (0.87%) Sonatype Nexus
4 3 (0.87%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.29%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.29%) MSI
5 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 30 (8.72%) Finance
2 21 (6.10%) Telecoms
3 20 (5.81%) Law
4 7 (2.03%) Public Sector
5 4 (1.16%) Banking
5 4 (1.16%) Legal
5 4 (1.16%) Marketing
5 4 (1.16%) Retail
6 2 (0.58%) Advertising
6 2 (0.58%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 68 (19.77%) Analyst
2 36 (10.47%) Security Engineer
2 36 (10.47%) Support Engineer
3 35 (10.17%) IT Engineer
4 34 (9.88%) Network Engineer
5 29 (8.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 29 (8.43%) IT Support
6 26 (7.56%) Consultant
7 21 (6.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 18 (5.23%) IT Support Engineer
9 17 (4.94%) Support Analyst
10 16 (4.65%) 3rd Line Support
10 16 (4.65%) Server Engineer
10 16 (4.65%) Technical Consultant
11 15 (4.36%) 2nd Line Support
11 15 (4.36%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 14 (4.07%) Desktop Support
13 13 (3.78%) DevOps Engineer
14 11 (3.20%) Administrator
15 10 (2.91%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (4.07%) Node.js
2 13 (3.78%) LDAP
3 12 (3.49%) .NET
4 10 (2.91%) .NET Core
5 8 (2.33%) .NET Framework
5 8 (2.33%) Entity Framework
6 7 (2.03%) CSS
6 7 (2.03%) Dapper ORM
6 7 (2.03%) REST
7 6 (1.74%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.87%) JSON
8 3 (0.87%) MAPI
8 3 (0.87%) SAML
9 1 (0.29%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET Web API
9 1 (0.29%) COM
9 1 (0.29%) React
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.15%) Data Centre
2 48 (13.95%) Management Information System
3 32 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (4.36%) Video Conferencing
5 14 (4.07%) Driving Licence
6 12 (3.49%) Virtual Team
7 11 (3.20%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (2.33%) Blackberry
8 8 (2.33%) Enterprise Cloud
9 7 (2.03%) iPad
9 7 (2.03%) iPhone
9 7 (2.03%) Mobile Computing
10 6 (1.74%) Clustering
10 6 (1.74%) Cyberthreat
10 6 (1.74%) Replication
11 5 (1.45%) Security Operations Centre
12 4 (1.16%) CCTV
12 4 (1.16%) CMDB
13 3 (0.87%) PKI
13 3 (0.87%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 230 (66.86%) Windows
2 155 (45.06%) Windows Server
3 102 (29.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 77 (22.38%) Windows 10
5 73 (21.22%) Linux
6 64 (18.60%) Windows Server 2012
7 46 (13.37%) Windows 7
8 39 (11.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (7.27%) Unix
10 16 (4.65%) Android
11 15 (4.36%) Windows 8
12 12 (3.49%) AIX
13 8 (2.33%) CentOS
14 7 (2.03%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.45%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.45%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.45%) Windows XP
16 3 (0.87%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.87%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (15.99%) Cybersecurity
1 55 (15.99%) ITIL
2 48 (13.95%) Problem-Solving
3 41 (11.92%) Incident Management
3 41 (11.92%) Information Security
3 41 (11.92%) SIEM
4 38 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 35 (10.17%) Patch Management
6 34 (9.88%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (7.85%) Change Management
8 26 (7.56%) DevOps
9 22 (6.40%) Mobile Device Management
9 22 (6.40%) Proactive Management
9 22 (6.40%) Security Operations
10 21 (6.10%) Data Security
10 21 (6.10%) Server Hardening
10 21 (6.10%) Stakeholder Management
11 20 (5.81%) Open Source
11 20 (5.81%) Presales
11 20 (5.81%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 80 (23.26%) PowerShell
2 32 (9.30%) SQL
3 20 (5.81%) JavaScript
4 15 (4.36%) Python
5 13 (3.78%) Bash Shell
5 13 (3.78%) C++
5 13 (3.78%) Go
5 13 (3.78%) Java
6 10 (2.91%) C
7 8 (2.33%) C#
8 3 (0.87%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.87%) VBScript
9 2 (0.58%) VB
10 1 (0.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 46 (13.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 37 (10.76%) Security Cleared
3 33 (9.59%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (9.01%) Degree
5 26 (7.56%) CCNA
6 25 (7.27%) CISSP
7 22 (6.40%) MCSA
8 21 (6.10%) CCNP
8 21 (6.10%) JNCIE
8 21 (6.10%) JNCIP
9 17 (4.94%) Citrix Certification
9 17 (4.94%) DV Cleared
9 17 (4.94%) MCSE
10 14 (4.07%) Computer Science Degree
11 13 (3.78%) CISM
12 12 (3.49%) SC Cleared
13 11 (3.20%) MCP
14 8 (2.33%) CCA
14 8 (2.33%) CCSA
14 8 (2.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 60 (17.44%) SLA
2 23 (6.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (4.94%) NIST
4 7 (2.03%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.45%) QA
6 4 (1.16%) ISO/IEC 19770
6 4 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.87%) GDPR
7 3 (0.87%) NCSC
7 3 (0.87%) PMO
8 2 (0.58%) RMADS
9 1 (0.29%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 206 (59.88%) Active Directory
2 128 (37.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (29.94%) Hyper-V
4 52 (15.12%) XenApp
5 38 (11.05%) XenDesktop
6 15 (4.36%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 15 (4.36%) Virtual Servers
7 13 (3.78%) BIND 9
7 13 (3.78%) vSphere
8 12 (3.49%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (1.74%) DFS Replication
9 6 (1.74%) Virtual Machines
10 5 (1.45%) VMware Server
11 3 (0.87%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 3 (0.87%) BitLocker
11 3 (0.87%) KVM
11 3 (0.87%) Squid
12 2 (0.58%) Docker
12 2 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.58%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 102 (29.65%) Norton AntiVirus
2 68 (19.77%) SCCM
3 50 (14.53%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 39 (11.34%) Backup Exec
5 37 (10.76%) WSUS
6 19 (5.52%) NetBackup
6 19 (5.52%) SCOM
7 17 (4.94%) SCVMM
8 16 (4.65%) Terraform
9 15 (4.36%) Ansible
9 15 (4.36%) Opscode Chef
9 15 (4.36%) Puppet
9 15 (4.36%) vCenter Server
10 14 (4.07%) EMC NetWorker
11 13 (3.78%) Kubernetes
11 13 (3.78%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (3.78%) RANCID
12 9 (2.62%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (1.45%) CASB
13 5 (1.45%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 221 (64.24%) Microsoft
2 177 (51.45%) VMware
3 96 (27.91%) Citrix
4 94 (27.33%) Cisco
5 68 (19.77%) Veeam
6 55 (15.99%) HP
7 45 (13.08%) McAfee
8 35 (10.17%) EMC
9 34 (9.88%) Google
10 33 (9.59%) Palo Alto
11 30 (8.72%) SolarWinds
12 29 (8.43%) IBM
13 27 (7.85%) Splunk
14 25 (7.27%) Juniper
15 20 (5.81%) CommVault
15 20 (5.81%) Veritas
16 18 (5.23%) F5
16 18 (5.23%) ServiceNow
17 17 (4.94%) CyberArk
18 16 (4.65%) Zscaler