Period
to 14 November 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 14 November 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
14 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 598 655 598
Rank change year-on-year +57 -57 -135
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 614 597 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.40% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.94% 0.80% 0.96%
Number of salaries quoted 453 512 621
England median annual salary £50,000 £42,500 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +17.65% +4.94% -2.99%
10th Percentile £26,750 £25,800 £26,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £85,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £49,750 £42,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year +18.45% +3.70% -3.57%

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 64,993 74,929 78,363
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.68% 44.20% 43.75%
Number of salaries quoted 50,933 58,407 63,926
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £80,000 £75,000 £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 14 November 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 14 November 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 -9 193 £55,000 -4.35% 21
East of England +133 171 £36,000 -7.10% 6
South East -17 92 £52,500 +50.00% 21
North of England -2 69 £47,000 +34.29% 12
Midlands +43 65 £55,000 +74.60% 14
Yorkshire +25 47 £47,500 +43.94% 7
West Midlands +46 45 £55,000 +74.60% 9
South West -1 23 £42,500 +13.33% 10
North West -5 22 £40,000 -8.57% 5
East Midlands +14 20 £57,500 +84.00% 5
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 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.

1 389 (63.36%) Windows
2 357 (58.14%) Microsoft
3 259 (42.18%) Active Directory
4 251 (40.88%) VMware
5 236 (38.44%) Firewall
6 196 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
7 184 (29.97%) Windows Server
8 171 (27.85%) Norton AntiVirus
8 171 (27.85%) Cisco
9 170 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
10 165 (26.87%) Office 365
11 152 (24.76%) CISSP
12 142 (23.13%) Information Security
13 139 (22.64%) DNS
13 139 (22.64%) Problem-Solving
14 134 (21.82%) McAfee
15 133 (21.66%) Hyper-V
16 125 (20.36%) SIEM
16 125 (20.36%) SCCM
17 120 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
18 118 (19.22%) PowerShell
18 118 (19.22%) Cisco Certification
19 117 (19.06%) MS Exchange
19 117 (19.06%) Linux
20 116 (18.89%) Windows 7
21 114 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
21 114 (18.57%) Self-Motivation
22 112 (18.24%) Retail
23 105 (17.10%) DHCP
23 105 (17.10%) Citrix

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
1 117 (19.06%) MS Exchange
2 71 (11.56%) SharePoint
3 47 (7.65%) Skype for Business
4 44 (7.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 36 (5.86%) Exchange Server 2003
6 30 (4.89%) Exchange Server 2010
7 22 (3.58%) SharePoint Server
8 15 (2.44%) IIS
9 14 (2.28%) Exchange Server 2007
10 13 (2.12%) IBM Notes
11 8 (1.30%) IBM Domino
12 6 (0.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.98%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.81%) Site Server
14 4 (0.65%) Apache
14 4 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.33%) SAS
16 1 (0.16%) Cloud Foundry
16 1 (0.16%) JBoss
16 1 (0.16%) WildFly
Applications
1 80 (13.03%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.14%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.81%) Acrobat
4 3 (0.49%) CATIA
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (0.49%) PTC Creo
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
2 6 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.81%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.49%) SAP R/3
4 3 (0.49%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) Veritas eDiscovery
6 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.16%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 165 (26.87%) Office 365
2 114 (18.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 50 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (4.72%) Mimecast
5 28 (4.56%) IaaS
6 22 (3.58%) OneDrive
7 20 (3.26%) SaaS
8 18 (2.93%) PaaS
9 17 (2.77%) Azure Active Directory
9 17 (2.77%) G Suite
10 7 (1.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 3 (0.49%) OpenDNS
12 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 236 (38.44%) Firewall
2 139 (22.64%) DNS
3 105 (17.10%) DHCP
4 95 (15.47%) Wireshark
5 90 (14.66%) TCP/IP
6 88 (14.33%) WAN
7 86 (14.01%) LAN
8 76 (12.38%) Network Security
9 68 (11.07%) VPN
10 56 (9.12%) SAN
11 53 (8.63%) Intrusion Detection
12 49 (7.98%) Wi-Fi
13 46 (7.49%) OSPF
14 38 (6.19%) Skype
15 35 (5.70%) VLAN
16 30 (4.89%) iSCSI
17 29 (4.72%) Ethernet
18 26 (4.23%) NetScaler
19 24 (3.91%) Fibre Channel
20 20 (3.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (6.51%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
3 8 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (0.98%) Big Data
5 5 (0.81%) MySQL
5 5 (0.81%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.33%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.33%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.16%) Power BI
8 1 (0.16%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (1.47%) Metasploit
1 9 (1.47%) MSI
2 5 (0.81%) Ant
2 5 (0.81%) InstallShield
2 5 (0.81%) WinDbg
3 2 (0.33%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) Hudson
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA
General
1 112 (18.24%) Retail
2 68 (11.07%) Finance
3 26 (4.23%) Telecoms
4 13 (2.12%) Back Office
5 11 (1.79%) Manufacturing
6 10 (1.63%) Legal
7 9 (1.47%) Banking
8 6 (0.98%) Marketing
9 5 (0.81%) Billing
10 3 (0.49%) Law
10 3 (0.49%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.33%) Electronics
11 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.33%) Front Office
11 2 (0.33%) Local Government
11 2 (0.33%) Military
11 2 (0.33%) Online Betting
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 136 (22.15%) Analyst
2 92 (14.98%) Security Engineer
3 73 (11.89%) Consultant
4 59 (9.61%) IT Support
5 57 (9.28%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 50 (8.14%) Support Engineer
7 46 (7.49%) Security Analyst
8 34 (5.54%) Network Engineer
9 32 (5.21%) IT Engineer
9 32 (5.21%) Windows Consultant
10 31 (5.05%) Security Manager
11 28 (4.56%) Engineering Manager
12 27 (4.40%) Administrator
12 27 (4.40%) Network Analyst
12 27 (4.40%) Network Security Analyst
13 25 (4.07%) Cloud Consultant
13 25 (4.07%) Support Analyst
14 24 (3.91%) IT Analyst
15 22 (3.58%) SIEM Engineer
15 22 (3.58%) SOC Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.79%) Web Services
2 10 (1.63%) 802.1X
3 8 (1.30%) XMPP
4 4 (0.65%) .NET
5 3 (0.49%) LDAP
5 3 (0.49%) Middleware
6 2 (0.33%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.16%) CSS
7 1 (0.16%) HTML
7 1 (0.16%) MAPI
7 1 (0.16%) OAuth
7 1 (0.16%) OpenID
7 1 (0.16%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.16%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 114 (18.57%) Self-Motivation
2 101 (16.45%) Analytical Skills
3 94 (15.31%) Data Centre
4 51 (8.31%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 49 (7.98%) Cyberthreat
6 48 (7.82%) Security Operations Centre
7 43 (7.00%) Computer Science
8 38 (6.19%) Management Information System
9 28 (4.56%) PKI
10 25 (4.07%) Clustering
11 24 (3.91%) Cyber Defence
12 16 (2.61%) Replication
13 13 (2.12%) Blackberry
14 9 (1.47%) CMDB
14 9 (1.47%) Driving Licence
14 9 (1.47%) Hedge funds
14 9 (1.47%) Virtual Team
15 8 (1.30%) iPhone
16 7 (1.14%) Public Cloud
17 6 (0.98%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 389 (63.36%) Windows
2 184 (29.97%) Windows Server
3 120 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 117 (19.06%) Linux
5 116 (18.89%) Windows 7
6 105 (17.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 94 (15.31%) Unix
8 84 (13.68%) Windows 10
9 72 (11.73%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (4.72%) Solaris
10 29 (4.72%) Windows 8
11 21 (3.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (3.09%) Mac OS X
13 13 (2.12%) AIX
14 9 (1.47%) Kali Linux
15 7 (1.14%) CentOS
16 6 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (0.81%) Android
17 5 (0.81%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.81%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 170 (27.69%) Cybersecurity
2 142 (23.13%) Information Security
3 139 (22.64%) Problem-Solving
4 125 (20.36%) SIEM
5 105 (17.10%) Data Loss Prevention
6 101 (16.45%) Kalman Filter
7 100 (16.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 95 (15.47%) ITIL
9 92 (14.98%) Web Filtering
10 91 (14.82%) Security Operations
11 74 (12.05%) Continuous Improvement
12 67 (10.91%) Migration
12 67 (10.91%) Risk Management
13 64 (10.42%) Analytics
14 60 (9.77%) Patch Management
15 56 (9.12%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
15 56 (9.12%) Threat Intelligence
16 54 (8.79%) Vulnerability Management
17 52 (8.47%) DevOps
17 52 (8.47%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 118 (19.22%) PowerShell
2 50 (8.14%) SQL
3 23 (3.75%) Python
4 22 (3.58%) VBScript
5 17 (2.77%) VB
6 14 (2.28%) Bash Shell
7 8 (1.30%) C#
7 8 (1.30%) Shell Script
8 7 (1.14%) Java
9 6 (0.98%) C
9 6 (0.98%) C++
9 6 (0.98%) Tcl
10 3 (0.49%) Perl
11 2 (0.33%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.16%) VBA
Qualifications
1 152 (24.76%) CISSP
2 118 (19.22%) Cisco Certification
3 93 (15.15%) SANS
4 81 (13.19%) SSCP
5 77 (12.54%) CCNP
6 76 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
7 71 (11.56%) CCNA
8 62 (10.10%) CISM
8 62 (10.10%) GIAC
8 62 (10.10%) MCSE
9 60 (9.77%) CSSLP
10 56 (9.12%) CompTIA Security+
10 56 (9.12%) Degree
11 52 (8.47%) CISA
12 37 (6.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 36 (5.86%) CEH
13 36 (5.86%) ITIL Certification
14 35 (5.70%) CCIE
15 30 (4.89%) CCSA
16 29 (4.72%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (7.82%) SLA
2 26 (4.23%) GDPR
3 12 (1.95%) FISMA
3 12 (1.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 8 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.98%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.81%) QA
6 5 (0.81%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 3 (0.49%) COBIT
8 3 (0.49%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 3 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.33%) PMO
10 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 259 (42.18%) Active Directory
2 196 (31.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 133 (21.66%) Hyper-V
4 77 (12.54%) XenApp
5 46 (7.49%) VMware ESXi
6 41 (6.68%) XenDesktop
7 28 (4.56%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (3.42%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (2.93%) vSphere
10 11 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
10 11 (1.79%) XenServer
11 10 (1.63%) BitLocker
11 10 (1.63%) Snort
12 9 (1.47%) Terminal Services
13 8 (1.30%) VMware NSX
14 7 (1.14%) Docker
15 6 (0.98%) Postfix
15 6 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 5 (0.81%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.81%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 171 (27.85%) Norton AntiVirus
2 125 (20.36%) SCCM
3 64 (10.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 61 (9.93%) Backup Exec
5 51 (8.31%) Stealthwatch
6 50 (8.14%) RSA Security Analytics
7 38 (6.19%) SCVMM
8 37 (6.03%) CASB
9 33 (5.37%) NetBackup
10 28 (4.56%) McAfee ePO
11 23 (3.75%) WSUS
12 22 (3.58%) SCOM
12 22 (3.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 19 (3.09%) XenMobile
14 14 (2.28%) Nessus
15 13 (2.12%) Single Sign-On
16 12 (1.95%) Netcool
17 11 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
17 11 (1.79%) QRadar
18 10 (1.63%) Nexpose
Vendors
1 357 (58.14%) Microsoft
2 251 (40.88%) VMware
3 171 (27.85%) Cisco
4 134 (21.82%) McAfee
5 105 (17.10%) Citrix
6 101 (16.45%) Sophos
7 99 (16.12%) CheckPoint
8 73 (11.89%) SolarWinds
9 71 (11.56%) HP
10 68 (11.07%) Palo Alto
11 67 (10.91%) Forcepoint
11 67 (10.91%) Splunk
12 66 (10.75%) Veeam
13 58 (9.45%) IBM
14 53 (8.63%) Dell
14 53 (8.63%) Red Hat
15 37 (6.03%) Qualys
16 35 (5.70%) Altiris
17 27 (4.40%) CyberArk
18 26 (4.23%) Google