Period
to 20 November 2017

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 20 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
UK > England
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 634 592 464
Rank change year-on-year -42 -128 -94
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 588 737 1296
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.96% 1.38%
Number of salaries quoted 503 606 1088
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -3.57% +6.33%
10th Percentile £25,850 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,350
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.37% +8.59%

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 74722 77148 94029
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.35% 43.70% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 58265 62894 77308
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 20 November 2017.

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 20 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
London +17 254 £56,250 +25.00% 19
South East -15 120 £35,000 - 5
North of England +26 92 £35,000 -1.41% 5
East of England -2 61 £42,500 - 5
Yorkshire +16 45 £33,000 -5.71% 1
Midlands -75 40 £31,500 -25.88% 5
North West -7 38 £43,750 +21.53% 3
West Midlands -53 24 £31,500 -13.10% 4
South West -14 23 £37,500 -3.85%
East Midlands -2 16 £31,250 -26.47% 1
North East +5 9 £32,500 -8.45% 1
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 20 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 England region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 382 (64.97%) Windows
1 382 (64.97%) Microsoft
2 310 (52.72%) VMware
3 305 (51.87%) Active Directory
4 241 (40.99%) Windows Server
5 225 (38.27%) MS Exchange
6 206 (35.03%) VMware Infrastructure
7 205 (34.86%) Cisco
8 174 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
9 170 (28.91%) Backup Exec
10 164 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
11 154 (26.19%) DNS
12 148 (25.17%) Firewall
13 147 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
14 145 (24.66%) SQL Server
15 139 (23.64%) Linux
16 138 (23.47%) Finance
17 132 (22.45%) SQL
18 129 (21.94%) PowerShell
18 129 (21.94%) Office 365
19 128 (21.77%) Citrix
20 126 (21.43%) DHCP
21 123 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
21 123 (20.92%) Windows 7
22 122 (20.75%) McAfee
23 111 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2013
24 108 (18.37%) VPN
24 108 (18.37%) ITIL
25 105 (17.86%) Hyper-V
26 104 (17.69%) SCCM

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
1 225 (38.27%) MS Exchange
2 123 (20.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 111 (18.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (11.56%) SharePoint
5 58 (9.86%) IIS
6 50 (8.50%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (5.61%) Skype for Business
8 22 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2003
9 17 (2.89%) Apache
9 17 (2.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 13 (2.21%) IBM Notes
10 13 (2.21%) WebSphere
11 12 (2.04%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.87%) IBM Domino
13 9 (1.53%) SAS
13 9 (1.53%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (1.19%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (1.19%) OpenStack
15 5 (0.85%) nginx
15 5 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (13.61%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.36%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.51%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.34%) Maya
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.68%) Sage 200
5 3 (0.51%) thinkFolio
6 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.34%) Sentinel
7 1 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
7 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
7 1 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (21.94%) Office 365
2 89 (15.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (4.93%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (4.93%) OneDrive
4 16 (2.72%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (1.19%) IaaS
6 5 (0.85%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.85%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.85%) Mimecast
7 4 (0.68%) Dropbox
7 4 (0.68%) SaaS
8 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.51%) G Suite
9 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 154 (26.19%) DNS
2 148 (25.17%) Firewall
3 126 (21.43%) DHCP
4 108 (18.37%) VPN
5 76 (12.93%) TCP/IP
5 76 (12.93%) WAN
6 68 (11.56%) LAN
6 68 (11.56%) SAN
7 43 (7.31%) Wireless
8 41 (6.97%) VLAN
9 38 (6.46%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (6.12%) Remote Desktop
11 33 (5.61%) SSL
12 30 (5.10%) VoIP
13 29 (4.93%) MPLS
13 29 (4.93%) NetScaler
14 28 (4.76%) Internet
15 26 (4.42%) iSCSI
16 25 (4.25%) Skype
17 19 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (24.66%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (4.42%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (2.04%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (1.87%) MySQL
6 8 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.02%) DB2
8 3 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.51%) InterBase
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.51%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.34%) GIS
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.17%) Power BI
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.19%) Metasploit
1 7 (1.19%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Maven
4 1 (0.17%) MSI
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.17%) WinDbg
General
1 138 (23.47%) Finance
2 77 (13.10%) Banking
3 29 (4.93%) Legal
4 20 (3.40%) Telecoms
5 15 (2.55%) Law
6 14 (2.38%) Manufacturing
7 6 (1.02%) Retail
8 4 (0.68%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.68%) Marketing
9 3 (0.51%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 109 (18.54%) Support Engineer
2 97 (16.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (11.22%) Analyst
4 59 (10.03%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (7.48%) VMware Engineer
6 39 (6.63%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (6.63%) Infrastructure Support
6 39 (6.63%) Support Analyst
7 37 (6.29%) Consultant
8 36 (6.12%) Technical Support
9 35 (5.95%) Security Engineer
10 33 (5.61%) IT Support
11 32 (5.44%) 3rd Line Support
11 32 (5.44%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 32 (5.44%) Systems Engineer
12 28 (4.76%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 28 (4.76%) Desktop Support
12 28 (4.76%) Server Engineer
12 28 (4.76%) Technical Engineer
13 27 (4.59%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.27%) SailPoint
2 20 (3.40%) CSS
2 20 (3.40%) HTML
3 18 (3.06%) AngularJS
3 18 (3.06%) Node.js
3 18 (3.06%) React
4 14 (2.38%) Web Services
5 13 (2.21%) .NET
6 10 (1.70%) Middleware
7 8 (1.36%) LAMP
8 6 (1.02%) WAP
8 6 (1.02%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.51%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.34%) Spring
10 2 (0.34%) XML
11 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.17%) jQuery
11 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.63%) Clustering
2 58 (9.86%) Data Centre
3 48 (8.16%) Computer Science
4 43 (7.31%) Management Information System
5 41 (6.97%) Replication
6 26 (4.42%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.74%) Smartphone
8 19 (3.23%) Fat Client
8 19 (3.23%) Thin Client
9 18 (3.06%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.53%) Life Science
11 8 (1.36%) Handset
11 8 (1.36%) User Experience
11 8 (1.36%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (1.19%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.19%) Security Operations Centre
13 6 (1.02%) Cyber Defence
13 6 (1.02%) iPad
13 6 (1.02%) iPhone
14 5 (0.85%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 382 (64.97%) Windows
2 241 (40.99%) Windows Server
3 174 (29.59%) Windows Server 2012
4 164 (27.89%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (23.64%) Linux
6 123 (20.92%) Windows 7
7 84 (14.29%) Windows 10
8 52 (8.84%) Windows 8
8 52 (8.84%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (5.61%) Unix
10 26 (4.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (2.89%) Windows XP
12 16 (2.72%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.21%) Kali Linux
14 12 (2.04%) CentOS
14 12 (2.04%) Windows Vista
15 9 (1.53%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.36%) Android
17 7 (1.19%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.85%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (18.37%) ITIL
2 93 (15.82%) Information Security
3 88 (14.97%) SIEM
4 52 (8.84%) Change Management
5 46 (7.82%) Vulnerability Management
6 44 (7.48%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (7.31%) Service Management
8 42 (7.14%) Service Delivery
9 41 (6.97%) Cybersecurity
10 39 (6.63%) Problem Management
11 38 (6.46%) Incident Management
11 38 (6.46%) Presales
12 36 (6.12%) Security Operations
13 35 (5.95%) Data Loss Prevention
14 34 (5.78%) CRM
15 33 (5.61%) Kalman Filter
16 31 (5.27%) Analytics
17 30 (5.10%) Load Balancing
18 28 (4.76%) Patch Management
19 25 (4.25%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 132 (22.45%) SQL
2 129 (21.94%) PowerShell
3 39 (6.63%) Python
4 30 (5.10%) Perl
5 28 (4.76%) Bash Shell
6 25 (4.25%) JavaScript
7 22 (3.74%) Ruby
8 21 (3.57%) C#
9 20 (3.40%) PHP
10 16 (2.72%) Bourne shell
10 16 (2.72%) Korn
11 14 (2.38%) Java
12 12 (2.04%) VB
13 11 (1.87%) VBScript
14 10 (1.70%) C
15 8 (1.36%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.19%) AWK
16 7 (1.19%) sed
17 4 (0.68%) C++
18 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 79 (13.44%) CISSP
3 70 (11.90%) Degree
4 69 (11.73%) GIAC
5 66 (11.22%) CISM
6 62 (10.54%) CISA
6 62 (10.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 61 (10.37%) MCSE
8 47 (7.99%) MCP
9 45 (7.65%) GSEC
10 44 (7.48%) MCSA
11 43 (7.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 42 (7.14%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (6.46%) CCNA
14 32 (5.44%) GISF
15 31 (5.27%) Security Cleared
16 30 (5.10%) MCITP
17 25 (4.25%) CEH
18 24 (4.08%) SC Cleared
19 23 (3.91%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (7.82%) SLA
2 23 (3.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.55%) GDPR
4 8 (1.36%) PCI DSS
5 7 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (1.02%) GPG13
7 4 (0.68%) QA
7 4 (0.68%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 3 (0.51%) COBIT
8 3 (0.51%) Cyber Essentials
8 3 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.34%) RMADS
10 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 305 (51.87%) Active Directory
2 206 (35.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (17.86%) Hyper-V
4 99 (16.84%) VMware ESXi
5 68 (11.56%) XenApp
6 48 (8.16%) XenDesktop
7 33 (5.61%) Terminal Services
8 29 (4.93%) vSphere
9 23 (3.91%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (3.40%) Docker
11 19 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
12 17 (2.89%) Snort
13 16 (2.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 15 (2.55%) XenServer
15 11 (1.87%) vCloud
16 10 (1.70%) NFS
16 10 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
17 9 (1.53%) Xen
18 8 (1.36%) DFS Replication
19 6 (1.02%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 170 (28.91%) Backup Exec
2 147 (25.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 104 (17.69%) SCCM
4 89 (15.14%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 85 (14.46%) WSUS
6 75 (12.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 57 (9.69%) McAfee ePO
8 54 (9.18%) vCenter Server
9 45 (7.65%) Nessus
10 43 (7.31%) SCOM
11 32 (5.44%) NetBackup
12 29 (4.93%) Nexpose
12 29 (4.93%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 22 (3.74%) RSA Security Analytics
14 18 (3.06%) QRadar
15 16 (2.72%) Core Impact
15 16 (2.72%) OpenVAS
15 16 (2.72%) PowerBroker
16 15 (2.55%) XenMobile
17 13 (2.21%) EnCase
Vendors
1 382 (64.97%) Microsoft
2 310 (52.72%) VMware
3 205 (34.86%) Cisco
4 128 (21.77%) Citrix
5 122 (20.75%) McAfee
6 102 (17.35%) HP
7 94 (15.99%) Veeam
8 93 (15.82%) Dell
9 74 (12.59%) Juniper
10 73 (12.41%) Veritas
11 58 (9.86%) NetApp
12 57 (9.69%) Sophos
13 55 (9.35%) Altiris
14 52 (8.84%) Forcepoint
15 47 (7.99%) Palo Alto
16 42 (7.14%) CyberArk
17 40 (6.80%) F5
18 38 (6.46%) Red Hat
19 34 (5.78%) SolarWinds
19 34 (5.78%) Splunk