Period
to 18 September 2018

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 18 September 2018 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
18 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 631 644 561
Rank change year-on-year +13 -83 -104
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 565 600 850
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.36% 0.36% 0.47%
As % of the Vendors category 0.83% 0.81% 1.07%
Number of salaries quoted 410 523 700
England median annual salary £46,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £26,200 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £90,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £45,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +7.65% +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 England.

All Vendors
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 68,468 73,762 79,771
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 43.75% 44.54% 43.92%
Number of salaries quoted 53,695 57,497 65,489
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 18 September 2018.

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 18 September 2018. 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 -73 197 £52,500 - 33
East of England +128 161 £40,000 +14.29% 11
North of England +4 72 £42,500 +19.72% 5
South East -23 69 £49,500 +41.43% 15
Yorkshire +23 46 £46,000 +39.39% 2
Midlands +25 45 £45,250 +43.65% 7
East Midlands +19 23 £57,500 +64.29% 4
West Midlands +21 22 £45,000 +42.86% 3
North West +6 21 £47,500 +11.76% 3
South West -11 21 £30,000 -14.29% 3
North East - 5 £27,500 -
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 18 September 2018, 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.

1 376 (66.55%) Windows
2 344 (60.88%) Microsoft
3 242 (42.83%) Active Directory
4 236 (41.77%) VMware
5 209 (36.99%) Windows Server
6 196 (34.69%) Firewall
7 176 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
8 164 (29.03%) Office 365
9 163 (28.85%) Cisco
10 162 (28.67%) Norton AntiVirus
11 151 (26.73%) CISSP
12 146 (25.84%) Cybersecurity
13 137 (24.25%) MS Exchange
14 133 (23.54%) Windows Server 2008
14 133 (23.54%) Problem-Solving
15 124 (21.95%) DNS
16 121 (21.42%) Information Security
17 116 (20.53%) Citrix
18 113 (20.00%) Linux
19 112 (19.82%) Sophos
20 110 (19.47%) Hyper-V
21 109 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
22 107 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
22 107 (18.94%) McAfee
23 103 (18.23%) Finance
24 102 (18.05%) SIEM
25 100 (17.70%) PowerShell
26 98 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
26 98 (17.35%) Windows 7
27 97 (17.17%) SANS

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
1 137 (24.25%) MS Exchange
2 63 (11.15%) Exchange Server 2013
3 59 (10.44%) SharePoint
4 58 (10.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 54 (9.56%) Skype for Business
6 44 (7.79%) Exchange Server 2003
7 24 (4.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 24 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2007
8 15 (2.65%) IIS
9 8 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2000
9 8 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
10 7 (1.24%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.24%) SharePoint Server
11 5 (0.88%) SharePoint 2013
11 5 (0.88%) Site Server
12 3 (0.53%) Apache
12 3 (0.53%) IBM Domino
12 3 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
13 2 (0.35%) OpenStack
14 1 (0.18%) JBoss
Applications
1 91 (16.11%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (1.77%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.71%) Acrobat
5 2 (0.35%) CATIA
5 2 (0.35%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 6 (1.06%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (0.88%) Veritas eDiscovery
3 4 (0.71%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.35%) Sage 200
4 2 (0.35%) SAP R/3
4 2 (0.35%) Teamcenter
5 1 (0.18%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.18%) NetSuite
Cloud Services
1 164 (29.03%) Office 365
2 98 (17.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (7.96%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (4.78%) Mimecast
4 27 (4.78%) OneDrive
5 21 (3.72%) IaaS
6 12 (2.12%) G Suite
7 11 (1.95%) Azure Active Directory
8 8 (1.42%) SaaS
9 7 (1.24%) PaaS
10 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 196 (34.69%) Firewall
2 124 (21.95%) DNS
3 94 (16.64%) DHCP
4 83 (14.69%) LAN
5 81 (14.34%) WAN
6 79 (13.98%) TCP/IP
7 77 (13.63%) SAN
8 60 (10.62%) VPN
8 60 (10.62%) Wireshark
9 56 (9.91%) Network Security
10 45 (7.96%) Intrusion Detection
11 35 (6.19%) VLAN
11 35 (6.19%) Wi-Fi
12 32 (5.66%) Skype
13 28 (4.96%) iSCSI
14 26 (4.60%) Fibre Channel
14 26 (4.60%) NAS
15 22 (3.89%) NetScaler
16 21 (3.72%) OSPF
17 20 (3.54%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 58 (10.27%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.01%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (1.06%) Data Mining
5 6 (1.06%) MySQL
6 4 (0.71%) Big Data
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.35%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.18%) PostgreSQL
9 1 (0.18%) Power BI
9 1 (0.18%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.18%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (0.53%) Metasploit
2 2 (0.35%) Ant
2 2 (0.35%) MSI
2 2 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.35%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.18%) AutoIt
3 1 (0.18%) Hudson
3 1 (0.18%) JIRA
General
1 103 (18.23%) Finance
2 92 (16.28%) Retail
3 16 (2.83%) Banking
3 16 (2.83%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.30%) Back Office
5 9 (1.59%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.06%) Marketing
7 4 (0.71%) Law
8 3 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.53%) Legal
8 3 (0.53%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.35%) Billing
9 2 (0.35%) Front Office
9 2 (0.35%) Local Government
9 2 (0.35%) Online Betting
10 1 (0.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Military
Job Titles
1 123 (21.77%) Analyst
2 72 (12.74%) Security Engineer
3 61 (10.80%) Consultant
4 56 (9.91%) IT Support
5 48 (8.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 46 (8.14%) Support Engineer
7 44 (7.79%) Security Analyst
8 34 (6.02%) Administrator
8 34 (6.02%) Security Manager
9 31 (5.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 30 (5.31%) IT Engineer
11 29 (5.13%) Engineering Manager
11 29 (5.13%) SIEM Analyst
12 27 (4.78%) 3rd Line Support
13 26 (4.60%) Security Consultant
13 26 (4.60%) SOC Analyst
14 25 (4.42%) Architect
15 24 (4.25%) Senior Analyst
15 24 (4.25%) Support Analyst
15 24 (4.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.48%) 802.1X
2 9 (1.59%) Middleware
2 9 (1.59%) WSH
2 9 (1.59%) XMPP
3 5 (0.88%) LDAP
4 4 (0.71%) .NET
4 4 (0.71%) Web Services
5 2 (0.35%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.35%) MAPI
6 1 (0.18%) CSS
6 1 (0.18%) HTML
6 1 (0.18%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 107 (18.94%) Analytical Skills
2 82 (14.51%) Self-Motivation
3 69 (12.21%) Data Centre
4 42 (7.43%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 40 (7.08%) Computer Science
6 33 (5.84%) Cyberthreat
7 29 (5.13%) Management Information System
8 26 (4.60%) Blackberry
8 26 (4.60%) PKI
8 26 (4.60%) Security Operations Centre
9 23 (4.07%) Clustering
10 22 (3.89%) Replication
11 13 (2.30%) Video Conferencing
11 13 (2.30%) Virtual Team
12 11 (1.95%) Cyber Defence
12 11 (1.95%) Hedge funds
13 10 (1.77%) CMDB
14 7 (1.24%) iPhone
15 6 (1.06%) Enterprise Cloud
15 6 (1.06%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 376 (66.55%) Windows
2 209 (36.99%) Windows Server
3 133 (23.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 113 (20.00%) Linux
5 109 (19.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 98 (17.35%) Windows 7
7 94 (16.64%) Unix
8 66 (11.68%) Windows 10
9 36 (6.37%) Windows Server 2003
10 34 (6.02%) Solaris
11 32 (5.66%) Windows 8
12 22 (3.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 13 (2.30%) Mac OS X
14 11 (1.95%) Android
15 9 (1.59%) AIX
16 8 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
17 6 (1.06%) Ubuntu
18 5 (0.88%) Apple iOS
18 5 (0.88%) CentOS
19 4 (0.71%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (25.84%) Cybersecurity
2 133 (23.54%) Problem-Solving
3 121 (21.42%) Information Security
4 102 (18.05%) SIEM
5 90 (15.93%) Data Loss Prevention
6 88 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 83 (14.69%) Kalman Filter
8 69 (12.21%) Security Operations
9 66 (11.68%) ITIL
9 66 (11.68%) Migration
10 61 (10.80%) Analytics
10 61 (10.80%) Risk Management
11 56 (9.91%) Continuous Improvement
11 56 (9.91%) Web Filtering
12 45 (7.96%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
12 45 (7.96%) Threat Intelligence
13 44 (7.79%) Presales
14 43 (7.61%) Security Architecture
15 42 (7.43%) Event Correlation
16 40 (7.08%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 100 (17.70%) PowerShell
2 65 (11.50%) SQL
3 16 (2.83%) VBScript
4 15 (2.65%) VB
5 11 (1.95%) Python
6 8 (1.42%) Bash Shell
7 6 (1.06%) Java
8 3 (0.53%) Perl
9 2 (0.35%) C#
9 2 (0.35%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 151 (26.73%) CISSP
2 97 (17.17%) SANS
3 89 (15.75%) SSCP
4 86 (15.22%) Cisco Certification
5 83 (14.69%) Microsoft Certification
6 77 (13.63%) CSSLP
7 72 (12.74%) CISM
7 72 (12.74%) GIAC
8 66 (11.68%) CISA
9 61 (10.80%) CompTIA Security+
9 61 (10.80%) MCSE
10 60 (10.62%) CCNP
11 46 (8.14%) CCNA
12 43 (7.61%) Degree
13 40 (7.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 38 (6.73%) CCIE
15 31 (5.49%) CCSP
15 31 (5.49%) GCWN
15 31 (5.49%) ISSAP
15 31 (5.49%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 59 (10.44%) SLA
2 23 (4.07%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (3.36%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.12%) FISMA
5 11 (1.95%) GDPR
6 9 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 8 (1.42%) Cyber Essentials
8 6 (1.06%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (1.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 3 (0.53%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 2 (0.35%) PMO
10 2 (0.35%) QA
11 1 (0.18%) COBIT
11 1 (0.18%) ISO 31000
11 1 (0.18%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 242 (42.83%) Active Directory
2 176 (31.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 110 (19.47%) Hyper-V
4 78 (13.81%) XenApp
5 45 (7.96%) VMware ESXi
6 43 (7.61%) XenDesktop
7 24 (4.25%) vSphere
8 22 (3.89%) Microsoft App-V
9 21 (3.72%) XenServer
10 16 (2.83%) Virtual Machines
11 14 (2.48%) Firmware
11 14 (2.48%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 13 (2.30%) Docker
13 10 (1.77%) BitLocker
14 9 (1.59%) MetaFrame
14 9 (1.59%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (1.24%) Terminal Services
16 6 (1.06%) Snort
17 3 (0.53%) NFS
17 3 (0.53%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 162 (28.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 86 (15.22%) SCCM
3 66 (11.68%) Backup Exec
4 47 (8.32%) RSA Security Analytics
4 47 (8.32%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 45 (7.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 34 (6.02%) NetBackup
7 25 (4.42%) SCVMM
8 23 (4.07%) Stealthwatch
9 22 (3.89%) McAfee ePO
10 18 (3.19%) SCOM
10 18 (3.19%) WSUS
11 17 (3.01%) CASB
11 17 (3.01%) XenMobile
12 10 (1.77%) Microsoft Clustering
13 8 (1.42%) Cisco CUCM
13 8 (1.42%) SCOrch
14 7 (1.24%) Microsoft Intune
14 7 (1.24%) Opscode Chef
14 7 (1.24%) Puppet
Vendors
1 344 (60.88%) Microsoft
2 236 (41.77%) VMware
3 163 (28.85%) Cisco
4 116 (20.53%) Citrix
5 112 (19.82%) Sophos
6 107 (18.94%) McAfee
7 65 (11.50%) Veeam
8 61 (10.80%) HP
9 60 (10.62%) Red Hat
10 53 (9.38%) CheckPoint
11 47 (8.32%) Splunk
12 42 (7.43%) Palo Alto
13 38 (6.73%) Forcepoint
14 33 (5.84%) IBM
14 33 (5.84%) SolarWinds
15 31 (5.49%) Dell
16 26 (4.60%) NetApp
17 25 (4.42%) Altiris
18 23 (4.07%) EMC
19 20 (3.54%) Google