Period
to 28 July 2021

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 28 July 2021 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
28 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 815 645 673
Rank change year-on-year -170 +28 +27
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 133 145 448
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.13% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.56% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 88 120 356
10th Percentile £28,500 £26,250 £26,750
25th Percentile £31,250 £35,525 £36,188
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £42,500 £43,750 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year -2.86% -12.50% +11.11%
75th Percentile £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
90th Percentile £79,000 £77,250 £72,500
UK median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year -5.56% -9.09% +10.00%

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 38,230 25,803 55,608
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 38.22% 40.32% 41.77%
Number of salaries quoted 26,190 20,247 43,477
10th Percentile £30,750 £30,500 £27,500
25th Percentile £39,750 £40,000 £36,250
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £54,500 £53,500 £50,000
Median % change year-on-year +1.87% +7.00% -
75th Percentile £72,500 £71,500 £67,500
90th Percentile £87,500 £87,500 £82,500
UK median annual salary £54,200 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +3.24% +5.00% +1.01%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Symantec in England.

Salary trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Symantec in England over the 6 months to 28 July 2021.

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 28 July 2021. 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 -123 43 £56,500 -9.60% 3
South East -119 26 £35,000 -2.91% 9
South West -53 19 £31,750 -33.16% 3
North of England -58 17 £40,000 +31.15% 6
Midlands -82 13 £50,000 +11.11% 8
East of England -35 12 £51,000 - 4
North West -44 11 £40,000 -11.11% 3
West Midlands -92 10 £52,500 +7.69% 8
Yorkshire -51 6 £42,500 +39.34% 2
East Midlands -43 3 £40,000 -11.11%
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 28 July 2021, 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 99 (74.44%) Microsoft
2 79 (59.40%) Windows
3 76 (57.14%) Active Directory
4 56 (42.11%) Microsoft 365
5 55 (41.35%) Firewall
6 54 (40.60%) VMware
7 52 (39.10%) Cisco
8 50 (37.59%) McAfee
8 50 (37.59%) Azure
9 47 (35.34%) DNS
10 41 (30.83%) Citrix
11 40 (30.08%) Social Skills
12 39 (29.32%) Windows Server
13 38 (28.57%) DHCP
14 37 (27.82%) Palo Alto
15 34 (25.56%) TCP/IP
15 34 (25.56%) MS Exchange
16 32 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
17 29 (21.80%) CheckPoint
18 28 (21.05%) PowerShell
19 24 (18.05%) VPN
19 24 (18.05%) WAN
19 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
20 23 (17.29%) AWS
20 23 (17.29%) SIEM
20 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
20 23 (17.29%) Cybersecurity
20 23 (17.29%) SCCM
21 22 (16.54%) SQL
21 22 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification

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 34 (25.56%) MS Exchange
2 15 (11.28%) IIS
3 12 (9.02%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (4.51%) Apache
5 6 (4.51%) OpenEdge
5 6 (4.51%) Skype for Business
5 6 (4.51%) Tomcat
6 5 (3.76%) SAS
7 3 (2.26%) SharePoint
Applications
1 19 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (3.76%) Unica
2 4 (3.01%) FastStats
2 4 (3.01%) Sentinel
3 1 (0.75%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 56 (42.11%) Microsoft 365
2 50 (37.59%) Azure
3 23 (17.29%) AWS
4 15 (11.28%) Azure Sentinel
5 12 (9.02%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (7.52%) GCP
7 8 (6.02%) OpenDNS
8 4 (3.01%) Mimecast
9 3 (2.26%) Dropbox
9 3 (2.26%) IaaS
9 3 (2.26%) OneDrive
10 2 (1.50%) Amazon GuardDuty
10 2 (1.50%) SaaS
11 1 (0.75%) Azure Key Vault
Communications & Networking
1 55 (41.35%) Firewall
2 47 (35.34%) DNS
3 38 (28.57%) DHCP
4 34 (25.56%) TCP/IP
5 24 (18.05%) VPN
5 24 (18.05%) WAN
6 20 (15.04%) LAN
7 18 (13.53%) SAN
8 13 (9.77%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (7.52%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (6.77%) Wireshark
11 8 (6.02%) Fibre Channel
11 8 (6.02%) Internet
12 7 (5.26%) VoIP
13 6 (4.51%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (4.51%) MPLS
13 6 (4.51%) Network Security
13 6 (4.51%) SMTP
13 6 (4.51%) VLAN
14 5 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.51%) MySQL
2 6 (4.51%) PostgreSQL
3 3 (2.26%) Metadata
4 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 8 (6.02%) Metasploit
2 3 (2.26%) GitLab
2 3 (2.26%) JIRA
General
1 40 (30.08%) Social Skills
2 18 (13.53%) Finance
3 12 (9.02%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (9.02%) Marketing
3 12 (9.02%) Telecoms
4 11 (8.27%) Public Sector
5 7 (5.26%) Electronics
5 7 (5.26%) Manufacturing
6 6 (4.51%) Retail
7 5 (3.76%) Financial Institution
7 5 (3.76%) Legal
8 3 (2.26%) Banking
8 3 (2.26%) Billing
8 3 (2.26%) Documentation Skills
8 3 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 2 (1.50%) Police
10 1 (0.75%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (15.79%) Support Engineer
2 20 (15.04%) Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 15 (11.28%) 2nd Line Support
5 11 (8.27%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 11 (8.27%) Security Analyst
6 10 (7.52%) 3rd Line Support
7 9 (6.77%) Wintel Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) IT Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Operations Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Security Operations Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Operations Analyst
8 8 (6.02%) Senior Security Analyst
9 7 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) Architect
9 7 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (10.53%) Web Services
2 6 (4.51%) LAMP
2 6 (4.51%) LAPP Stack
3 5 (3.76%) Middleware
4 3 (2.26%) CSS
4 3 (2.26%) Flask
4 3 (2.26%) HTML
4 3 (2.26%) pytest
4 3 (2.26%) SQLAlchemy
5 2 (1.50%) LDAP
6 1 (0.75%) .NET
6 1 (0.75%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.53%) Clustering
2 13 (9.77%) Data Centre
3 12 (9.02%) Management Information System
4 10 (7.52%) EMC VNX
4 10 (7.52%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.76%) FMCG
5 5 (3.76%) Hedge funds
5 5 (3.76%) Symmetrix
6 4 (3.01%) EFT
6 4 (3.01%) Hybrid Cloud
6 4 (3.01%) PKI
6 4 (3.01%) Replication
6 4 (3.01%) Security Operations Centre
7 3 (2.26%) Reinsurance
8 2 (1.50%) Cyber Defence
8 2 (1.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.50%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Cloud
8 2 (1.50%) Enterprise Storage
9 1 (0.75%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 79 (59.40%) Windows
2 39 (29.32%) Windows Server
3 24 (18.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (17.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (12.78%) Windows 10
6 16 (12.03%) Linux
7 13 (9.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 13 (9.77%) Windows Server 2003
8 12 (9.02%) Android
9 9 (6.77%) Windows 7
9 9 (6.77%) Windows Server 2016
10 8 (6.02%) Kali Linux
11 7 (5.26%) Windows Server 2019
12 5 (3.76%) VMS
13 3 (2.26%) Mac OS X
13 3 (2.26%) Windows 8
14 2 (1.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (17.29%) Cybersecurity
1 23 (17.29%) SIEM
2 22 (16.54%) Disaster Recovery
3 18 (13.53%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (12.78%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 15 (11.28%) Security Operations
6 14 (10.53%) Information Security
7 12 (9.02%) ITIL
8 11 (8.27%) Change Control
8 11 (8.27%) Data Loss Prevention
8 11 (8.27%) Problem-Solving
8 11 (8.27%) Storage Management
9 10 (7.52%) Patch Management
9 10 (7.52%) Threat Intelligence
10 9 (6.77%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
10 9 (6.77%) Malware Analysis
10 9 (6.77%) Presales
10 9 (6.77%) Service Delivery
11 8 (6.02%) Server Building
12 7 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.05%) PowerShell
2 22 (16.54%) SQL
3 16 (12.03%) Python
4 11 (8.27%) C
5 10 (7.52%) VB
6 8 (6.02%) C#
6 8 (6.02%) C++
6 8 (6.02%) Perl
7 6 (4.51%) Bash Shell
8 5 (3.76%) R
8 5 (3.76%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.26%) JavaScript
10 1 (0.75%) Java
Qualifications
1 22 (16.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 16 (12.03%) CISSP
2 16 (12.03%) MCSE
3 15 (11.28%) Security Cleared
4 13 (9.77%) SC Cleared
5 10 (7.52%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (7.52%) CISM
5 10 (7.52%) Degree
6 9 (6.77%) CISA
7 7 (5.26%) CCNA
7 7 (5.26%) MCP
7 7 (5.26%) MCSA
8 5 (3.76%) GIAC
8 5 (3.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 4 (3.01%) CRISC
10 3 (2.26%) CEH
11 2 (1.50%) CCNP
11 2 (1.50%) GCIH
11 2 (1.50%) MCITP
11 2 (1.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.51%) NIST
2 5 (3.76%) GDPR
2 5 (3.76%) SLA
3 4 (3.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (3.01%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) NCSC
System Software
1 76 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 32 (24.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (14.29%) XenDesktop
4 18 (13.53%) Hyper-V
5 13 (9.77%) vSphere
6 11 (8.27%) VMware ESXi
7 8 (6.02%) Snort
7 8 (6.02%) Squid
7 8 (6.02%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 8 (6.02%) XenApp
8 6 (4.51%) iptables
8 6 (4.51%) NFS
8 6 (4.51%) Postfix
8 6 (4.51%) Samba
9 5 (3.76%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (2.26%) Citrix Hypervisor
10 3 (2.26%) Docker
10 3 (2.26%) Terminal Services
10 3 (2.26%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (1.50%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (17.29%) SCCM
2 22 (16.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 20 (15.04%) NetBackup
4 14 (10.53%) McAfee ePO
4 14 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
5 13 (9.77%) Nessus
5 13 (9.77%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (8.27%) Backup Exec
7 9 (6.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 9 (6.77%) WSUS
8 8 (6.02%) Nexpose
8 8 (6.02%) SCOM
8 8 (6.02%) Suricata
9 6 (4.51%) HP Data Protector
9 6 (4.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (4.51%) Puppet
10 5 (3.76%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 4 (3.01%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (3.01%) vCenter Server
12 3 (2.26%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 99 (74.44%) Microsoft
2 54 (40.60%) VMware
3 52 (39.10%) Cisco
4 50 (37.59%) McAfee
5 41 (30.83%) Citrix
6 37 (27.82%) Palo Alto
7 29 (21.80%) CheckPoint
8 21 (15.79%) HP
9 20 (15.04%) Splunk
10 18 (13.53%) Veritas
11 17 (12.78%) Dell
12 15 (11.28%) Apple
12 15 (11.28%) Fortinet
13 13 (9.77%) EMC
13 13 (9.77%) Red Hat
13 13 (9.77%) Sophos
14 12 (9.02%) F5
15 11 (8.27%) Blue Coat
15 11 (8.27%) Forcepoint
15 11 (8.27%) Veeam