Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 665 626 472
Rank change year-on-year -39 -154 -90
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 520 608 1,201
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.32% 0.37% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 0.84% 1.35%
Number of salaries quoted 432 507 1,029
England median annual salary £45,000 £40,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% -4.71% +8.97%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £67,500 £67,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £40,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year +10.43% -4.12% +8.97%

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 71,614 72,379 88,988
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.49% 43.57% 45.43%
Number of salaries quoted 56,727 58,694 73,623
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.15% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £74,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +17 201 £62,500 +25.00% 29
South East +12 126 £37,500 +7.14% 18
North of England +2 76 £35,000 +2.94% 8
East of England +18 68 £50,000 +14.29% 16
Yorkshire +32 41 £31,500 -10.00% 2
Midlands -50 34 £25,000 -33.33% 9
West Midlands -44 28 £25,000 -28.57% 7
North West -26 25 £51,750 +59.23% 4
South West -12 12 £36,250 +25.00% 1
North East -4 10 £32,500 -8.45% 2
East Midlands -3 6 £24,750 -41.76% 2
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 347 (66.73%) Microsoft
2 318 (61.15%) Windows
3 277 (53.27%) VMware
4 242 (46.54%) Active Directory
5 197 (37.88%) Windows Server
6 190 (36.54%) Cisco
7 184 (35.38%) MS Exchange
8 159 (30.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 157 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 138 (26.54%) SQL Server
11 125 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
12 124 (23.85%) Backup Exec
13 119 (22.88%) Firewall
14 115 (22.12%) SQL
15 113 (21.73%) Office 365
16 112 (21.54%) Norton AntiVirus
17 110 (21.15%) PowerShell
17 110 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
18 109 (20.96%) Microsoft Azure
19 107 (20.58%) McAfee
20 104 (20.00%) DNS
21 101 (19.42%) Finance
22 100 (19.23%) Citrix
22 100 (19.23%) ITIL
23 95 (18.27%) VMware ESXi
24 91 (17.50%) DHCP
25 90 (17.31%) Linux
26 87 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2013
27 82 (15.77%) Windows 7
28 79 (15.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault

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
1 184 (35.38%) MS Exchange
2 110 (21.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 87 (16.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 54 (10.38%) SharePoint
5 30 (5.77%) IIS
6 28 (5.38%) Skype for Business
7 23 (4.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 19 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.69%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (1.54%) IBM Domino
10 8 (1.54%) IBM Notes
11 7 (1.35%) Apache
11 7 (1.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (1.35%) WebSphere
12 6 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
12 6 (1.15%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.96%) nginx
14 4 (0.77%) SAS
15 2 (0.38%) JBoss
15 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 73 (14.04%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.15%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.58%) AutoCAD
5 2 (0.38%) Maya
5 2 (0.38%) SOLIDWORKS
6 1 (0.19%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 25 (4.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.77%) Sage 200
3 3 (0.58%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.19%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 113 (21.73%) Office 365
2 109 (20.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.77%) OneDrive
4 29 (5.58%) Amazon AWS
5 20 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (0.96%) Amazon EC2
6 5 (0.96%) AWS CloudFormation
6 5 (0.96%) IaaS
7 4 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (0.77%) G Suite
8 3 (0.58%) Mimecast
8 3 (0.58%) SaaS
9 2 (0.38%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 119 (22.88%) Firewall
2 104 (20.00%) DNS
3 91 (17.50%) DHCP
4 63 (12.12%) VPN
5 62 (11.92%) LAN
6 60 (11.54%) WAN
7 58 (11.15%) TCP/IP
8 52 (10.00%) SAN
9 35 (6.73%) Wireless
10 26 (5.00%) NetScaler
10 26 (5.00%) Network Security
10 26 (5.00%) VLAN
11 23 (4.42%) Cisco ASA
11 23 (4.42%) Skype
12 22 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
13 20 (3.85%) SSL
14 18 (3.46%) Internet
14 18 (3.46%) Wi-Fi
15 15 (2.88%) VoIP
16 13 (2.50%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 138 (26.54%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (4.42%) SQL Server 2014
4 13 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.12%) Big Data
6 7 (1.35%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.15%) DB2
8 5 (0.96%) MySQL
8 5 (0.96%) Oracle Database
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (0.58%) Crystal Reports
9 3 (0.58%) InterBase
9 3 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.38%) Power BI
11 1 (0.19%) GIS
11 1 (0.19%) Hadoop
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.19%) Oracle Database 12c
11 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.77%) MSI
3 3 (0.58%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.19%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.19%) JIRA
4 1 (0.19%) Metasploit
4 1 (0.19%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.19%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.19%) Toad
General
1 101 (19.42%) Finance
2 53 (10.19%) Banking
3 21 (4.04%) Legal
3 21 (4.04%) Telecoms
4 15 (2.88%) Law
5 10 (1.92%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.15%) Local Government
6 6 (1.15%) Retail
7 4 (0.77%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.38%) Back Office
8 2 (0.38%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.38%) Marketing
9 1 (0.19%) Billing
9 1 (0.19%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 87 (16.73%) Support Engineer
2 74 (14.23%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 59 (11.35%) VMware Engineer
4 50 (9.62%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 41 (7.88%) Security Engineer
6 39 (7.50%) Analyst
7 35 (6.73%) VMware Support Engineer
8 34 (6.54%) 2nd Line Support
9 33 (6.35%) Consultant
10 32 (6.15%) 3rd Line Support
11 30 (5.77%) Technical Support
12 29 (5.58%) IT Support
13 28 (5.38%) Support Analyst
13 28 (5.38%) Windows Engineer
14 27 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
15 26 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 26 (5.00%) Desktop Support
16 25 (4.81%) Infrastructure Support
17 24 (4.62%) Administrator
17 24 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (4.04%) CSS
1 21 (4.04%) HTML
2 19 (3.65%) .NET
2 19 (3.65%) AngularJS
2 19 (3.65%) Node.js
2 19 (3.65%) React
3 13 (2.50%) SailPoint
4 8 (1.54%) Middleware
4 8 (1.54%) Web Services
5 7 (1.35%) WAP
5 7 (1.35%) XML
6 6 (1.15%) WebSphere MQ
7 4 (0.77%) WSH
8 3 (0.58%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.19%) ADO
9 1 (0.19%) COM
9 1 (0.19%) J2EE
9 1 (0.19%) LDAP
9 1 (0.19%) ODBC
9 1 (0.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (11.54%) Clustering
2 45 (8.65%) Data Centre
3 41 (7.88%) Computer Science
4 34 (6.54%) Management Information System
5 33 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
6 23 (4.42%) Smartphone
7 19 (3.65%) Replication
8 13 (2.50%) Fat Client
8 13 (2.50%) Thin Client
9 11 (2.12%) Blackberry
9 11 (2.12%) STB
10 10 (1.92%) User Experience
11 6 (1.15%) Life Science
11 6 (1.15%) Public Cloud
12 5 (0.96%) Security Operations Centre
12 5 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.77%) Cyber Defence
13 4 (0.77%) Driving Licence
13 4 (0.77%) Greenfield Project
13 4 (0.77%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 318 (61.15%) Windows
2 197 (37.88%) Windows Server
3 159 (30.58%) Windows Server 2012
4 125 (24.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (17.31%) Linux
6 82 (15.77%) Windows 7
7 61 (11.73%) Windows 10
8 42 (8.08%) Unix
9 32 (6.15%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (3.85%) Windows 8
11 14 (2.69%) CentOS
12 12 (2.31%) Windows XP
13 10 (1.92%) Ubuntu
14 6 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 5 (0.96%) Solaris
15 5 (0.96%) SUSE
16 4 (0.77%) Apple iOS
16 4 (0.77%) Windows Vista
17 3 (0.58%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (19.23%) ITIL
2 66 (12.69%) SIEM
3 64 (12.31%) Information Security
4 54 (10.38%) Change Management
5 46 (8.85%) Presales
6 45 (8.65%) Cybersecurity
7 39 (7.50%) CRM
8 38 (7.31%) Data Loss Prevention
8 38 (7.31%) Patch Management
9 34 (6.54%) Capacity Management
10 33 (6.35%) Problem Management
11 31 (5.96%) Security Operations
12 30 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
13 29 (5.58%) Capacity Planning
13 29 (5.58%) Incident Management
13 29 (5.58%) Vulnerability Management
14 26 (5.00%) Data Protection
15 25 (4.81%) Service Management
16 24 (4.62%) Mentoring
16 24 (4.62%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 115 (22.12%) SQL
2 110 (21.15%) PowerShell
3 38 (7.31%) Python
4 37 (7.12%) Perl
5 27 (5.19%) C#
6 26 (5.00%) JavaScript
6 26 (5.00%) Ruby
7 25 (4.81%) Bash Shell
8 21 (4.04%) Bourne shell
8 21 (4.04%) Korn
8 21 (4.04%) PHP
9 18 (3.46%) Java
10 13 (2.50%) VBScript
11 7 (1.35%) Shell Script
12 6 (1.15%) C
12 6 (1.15%) VB
13 4 (0.77%) VB.NET
14 3 (0.58%) C++
15 1 (0.19%) AWK
15 1 (0.19%) sed
Qualifications
1 78 (15.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 76 (14.62%) CISSP
3 62 (11.92%) Degree
3 62 (11.92%) GIAC
4 59 (11.35%) CISM
5 57 (10.96%) CISA
5 57 (10.96%) MCSE
6 51 (9.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 37 (7.12%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (6.92%) MCP
8 36 (6.92%) SANS
9 33 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
9 33 (6.35%) MCSA
10 25 (4.81%) Security Cleared
10 25 (4.81%) SSCP
11 24 (4.62%) CSSLP
12 23 (4.42%) CompTIA Security+
13 21 (4.04%) CCNA
13 21 (4.04%) SC Cleared
14 20 (3.85%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 25 (4.81%) SLA
2 20 (3.85%) GDPR
3 18 (3.46%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 14 (2.69%) PCI DSS
5 13 (2.50%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 13 (2.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 8 (1.54%) QA
7 4 (0.77%) GPG13
8 2 (0.38%) COBIT
8 2 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.38%) RMADS
9 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.19%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 242 (46.54%) Active Directory
2 157 (30.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 95 (18.27%) VMware ESXi
4 77 (14.81%) Hyper-V
5 53 (10.19%) XenApp
6 31 (5.96%) XenDesktop
7 22 (4.23%) XenServer
8 19 (3.65%) vSphere
9 18 (3.46%) Terminal Services
10 17 (3.27%) Docker
11 16 (3.08%) Microsoft App-V
12 15 (2.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 10 (1.92%) DFS Replication
13 10 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
14 9 (1.73%) Virtual Servers
15 8 (1.54%) Snort
16 5 (0.96%) BitLocker
16 5 (0.96%) NFS
17 4 (0.77%) vCloud
17 4 (0.77%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 124 (23.85%) Backup Exec
2 112 (21.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 79 (15.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 79 (15.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 76 (14.62%) SCCM
5 67 (12.88%) WSUS
6 45 (8.65%) vCenter Server
7 40 (7.69%) SCOM
8 35 (6.73%) McAfee ePO
9 31 (5.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 20 (3.85%) NetBackup
11 16 (3.08%) Nessus
12 14 (2.69%) RSA Security Analytics
13 13 (2.50%) XenMobile
14 9 (1.73%) Nagios
14 9 (1.73%) Nexpose
14 9 (1.73%) QRadar
15 8 (1.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
16 7 (1.35%) OpenVAS
16 7 (1.35%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 347 (66.73%) Microsoft
2 277 (53.27%) VMware
3 190 (36.54%) Cisco
4 107 (20.58%) McAfee
5 100 (19.23%) Citrix
6 66 (12.69%) Juniper
7 65 (12.50%) Veritas
8 64 (12.31%) Veeam
9 63 (12.12%) Dell
10 61 (11.73%) HP
11 56 (10.77%) Forcepoint
12 50 (9.62%) Sophos
13 48 (9.23%) Altiris
14 47 (9.04%) F5
15 39 (7.50%) NetApp
16 31 (5.96%) Red Hat
17 30 (5.77%) CommVault
18 29 (5.58%) CheckPoint
19 28 (5.38%) Palo Alto
20 24 (4.62%) EMC