Period
to 20 April 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 20 April 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
20 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 704 696 527
Rank change year-on-year -8 -169 -136
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 492 492 1,015
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.30% 0.53%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.69% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 400 435 854
England median annual salary £45,000 £43,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.65% +7.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,500 £25,575
90th Percentile £80,000 £70,000 £63,750
UK median annual salary £45,000 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.27% +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 74,470 71,290 87,621
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.82% 43.86% 45.53%
Number of salaries quoted 59,171 57,874 72,497
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
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 20 April 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 20 April 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 -64 190 £53,750 +0.94% 31
South East +28 104 £37,500 -1.32% 18
East of England +35 79 £45,000 +5.88% 6
North of England +4 67 £30,500 -6.15% 12
Yorkshire +44 37 £29,000 -27.50% 5
Midlands -11 30 £31,250 -23.78% 21
West Midlands -3 26 £32,500 -7.14% 20
South West -17 19 £30,000 +20.00% 3
North East -24 15 £27,500 -8.33%
North West -29 15 £59,000 +81.54% 7
East Midlands -13 4 £30,000 -29.41% 1
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 20 April 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.

1 317 (64.43%) Windows
2 307 (62.40%) Microsoft
3 248 (50.41%) VMware
4 238 (48.37%) Active Directory
5 201 (40.85%) Cisco
6 197 (40.04%) Windows Server
7 170 (34.55%) MS Exchange
8 154 (31.30%) Firewall
9 138 (28.05%) Windows Server 2012
10 130 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
11 129 (26.22%) DNS
12 127 (25.81%) Office 365
13 125 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
13 125 (25.41%) Norton AntiVirus
14 123 (25.00%) DHCP
15 120 (24.39%) SQL Server
16 119 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
17 115 (23.37%) SQL
18 109 (22.15%) Finance
19 103 (20.93%) Citrix
20 101 (20.53%) Exchange Server 2010
21 98 (19.92%) Backup Exec
22 92 (18.70%) Linux
23 89 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
24 87 (17.68%) Windows 7
25 86 (17.48%) PowerShell
26 85 (17.28%) Hyper-V
27 84 (17.07%) McAfee
28 83 (16.87%) LAN
29 80 (16.26%) CISSP

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
1 170 (34.55%) MS Exchange
2 101 (20.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 74 (15.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 50 (10.16%) SharePoint
5 47 (9.55%) Skype for Business
6 28 (5.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 23 (4.67%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2003
9 14 (2.85%) IIS
9 14 (2.85%) SharePoint 2013
10 7 (1.42%) Office Communications Server
11 6 (1.22%) Apache
11 6 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
12 5 (1.02%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.02%) OpenStack
13 4 (0.81%) Exchange Server 2000
13 4 (0.81%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.41%) nginx
14 2 (0.41%) Tomcat
15 1 (0.20%) Confluence
Applications
1 89 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.24%) MS Visio
3 9 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.22%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.41%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.20%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 9 (1.83%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.02%) Sage 200
3 4 (0.81%) Payment Gateway
4 3 (0.61%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 127 (25.81%) Office 365
2 119 (24.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 49 (9.96%) Amazon AWS
4 28 (5.69%) Azure Active Directory
5 20 (4.07%) OneDrive
6 13 (2.64%) Mimecast
7 11 (2.24%) IaaS
8 10 (2.03%) SaaS
9 7 (1.42%) Cloud Computing
9 7 (1.42%) G Suite
10 6 (1.22%) PaaS
11 4 (0.81%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 154 (31.30%) Firewall
2 129 (26.22%) DNS
3 123 (25.00%) DHCP
4 83 (16.87%) LAN
5 79 (16.06%) WAN
6 77 (15.65%) TCP/IP
7 67 (13.62%) SAN
8 56 (11.38%) VPN
9 40 (8.13%) Network Security
10 37 (7.52%) VLAN
11 34 (6.91%) Wireless
12 31 (6.30%) Skype
13 27 (5.49%) NAS
14 22 (4.47%) Cisco ASA
14 22 (4.47%) Remote Desktop
14 22 (4.47%) Wi-Fi
15 21 (4.27%) NetScaler
16 19 (3.86%) VoIP
17 16 (3.25%) Intrusion Detection
17 16 (3.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 29 (5.89%) SQL Server 2012
3 28 (5.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 15 (3.05%) Big Data
6 12 (2.44%) MySQL
6 12 (2.44%) SQL Server 2005
7 9 (1.83%) SQL Server 2016
8 5 (1.02%) Amazon RDS
9 4 (0.81%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.61%) Apache Cassandra
10 3 (0.61%) MongoDB
11 2 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
11 2 (0.41%) Power BI
12 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
12 1 (0.20%) Hadoop
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 11g
12 1 (0.20%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 4 (0.81%) Ant
1 4 (0.81%) Cucumber
1 4 (0.81%) Jenkins
1 4 (0.81%) JMeter
1 4 (0.81%) LoadUI
1 4 (0.81%) Maven
1 4 (0.81%) MSI
1 4 (0.81%) Selenium
1 4 (0.81%) SoapUI
1 4 (0.81%) Subversion
1 4 (0.81%) WebDriver
2 3 (0.61%) WinDbg
3 1 (0.20%) AutoIt
3 1 (0.20%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.20%) JIRA
3 1 (0.20%) Oracle APEX
3 1 (0.20%) Toad
General
1 109 (22.15%) Finance
2 23 (4.67%) Banking
3 16 (3.25%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.44%) Retail
5 10 (2.03%) Law
5 10 (2.03%) Legal
6 9 (1.83%) Local Government
7 7 (1.42%) Marketing
8 5 (1.02%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.81%) Games
9 4 (0.81%) Manufacturing
9 4 (0.81%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.61%) Back Office
11 1 (0.20%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 59 (11.99%) Analyst
2 58 (11.79%) Support Engineer
3 57 (11.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 44 (8.94%) Consultant
5 41 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 38 (7.72%) VMware Engineer
7 36 (7.32%) Security Engineer
8 33 (6.71%) Administrator
8 33 (6.71%) IT Support
9 30 (6.10%) Architect
10 29 (5.89%) 3rd Line Support
10 29 (5.89%) Systems Administrator
11 28 (5.69%) Support Analyst
12 26 (5.28%) Security Consultant
13 25 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
13 25 (5.08%) Infrastructure Support
14 23 (4.67%) VMware Support Engineer
15 22 (4.47%) Security Analyst
16 21 (4.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 20 (4.07%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.64%) Middleware
1 13 (2.64%) Web Services
1 13 (2.64%) WSH
2 9 (1.83%) .NET
3 8 (1.63%) CSS
3 8 (1.63%) HTML
4 7 (1.42%) AngularJS
4 7 (1.42%) Node.js
4 7 (1.42%) React
5 6 (1.22%) XML
6 5 (1.02%) WAP
7 4 (0.81%) 802.1X
7 4 (0.81%) LDAP
7 4 (0.81%) SOAP
7 4 (0.81%) XMPP
8 3 (0.61%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.41%) MAPI
10 1 (0.20%) JSON
10 1 (0.20%) OAuth
10 1 (0.20%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 48 (9.76%) Clustering
2 47 (9.55%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (8.74%) Data Centre
4 33 (6.71%) Management Information System
5 29 (5.89%) Blackberry
6 28 (5.69%) Computer Science
6 28 (5.69%) Self-Motivation
7 15 (3.05%) Smartphone
8 11 (2.24%) Replication
8 11 (2.24%) User Experience
9 10 (2.03%) Cyber Kill Chain
10 9 (1.83%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.83%) PKI
11 8 (1.63%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (1.63%) STB
12 7 (1.42%) Driving Licence
12 7 (1.42%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (1.02%) Hedge funds
13 5 (1.02%) iPhone
13 5 (1.02%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 317 (64.43%) Windows
2 197 (40.04%) Windows Server
3 138 (28.05%) Windows Server 2012
4 130 (26.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 92 (18.70%) Linux
6 87 (17.68%) Windows 7
7 56 (11.38%) Windows 10
8 49 (9.96%) Unix
9 30 (6.10%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (4.88%) Windows 8
11 16 (3.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 15 (3.05%) Solaris
13 13 (2.64%) CentOS
13 13 (2.64%) Ubuntu
14 11 (2.24%) Android
15 6 (1.22%) Windows 2000 Server
16 5 (1.02%) Mac OS X
16 5 (1.02%) Windows NT
17 4 (0.81%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.81%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (14.63%) ITIL
2 66 (13.41%) Cybersecurity
3 62 (12.60%) Presales
4 58 (11.79%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (10.77%) Information Security
6 49 (9.96%) SIEM
7 46 (9.35%) Patch Management
8 42 (8.54%) Change Management
8 42 (8.54%) Data Loss Prevention
8 42 (8.54%) Kalman Filter
9 41 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 34 (6.91%) Mentoring
11 33 (6.71%) Business Continuity
12 32 (6.50%) Capacity Management
13 30 (6.10%) Change Control
14 28 (5.69%) Risk Management
14 28 (5.69%) Security Operations
15 23 (4.67%) Problem Management
16 22 (4.47%) Capacity Planning
17 21 (4.27%) Malware Detection/Protection
Programming Languages
1 115 (23.37%) SQL
2 86 (17.48%) PowerShell
3 14 (2.85%) VB
3 14 (2.85%) VBScript
4 13 (2.64%) C#
4 13 (2.64%) Perl
5 12 (2.44%) Python
6 11 (2.24%) Bash Shell
6 11 (2.24%) Java
7 9 (1.83%) Bourne shell
7 9 (1.83%) Korn
7 9 (1.83%) PHP
7 9 (1.83%) Ruby
8 8 (1.63%) JavaScript
9 7 (1.42%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.61%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.20%) C
Qualifications
1 80 (16.26%) CISSP
2 59 (11.99%) Microsoft Certification
3 56 (11.38%) SANS
4 47 (9.55%) CISA
4 47 (9.55%) GIAC
5 43 (8.74%) CISM
5 43 (8.74%) SSCP
6 40 (8.13%) MCSE
7 37 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (7.32%) CSSLP
9 35 (7.11%) Degree
10 34 (6.91%) Cisco Certification
11 28 (5.69%) CompTIA Security+
12 24 (4.88%) Security Cleared
13 22 (4.47%) CCNP
13 22 (4.47%) SC Cleared
14 19 (3.86%) MCITP
15 17 (3.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 16 (3.25%) CCNA
16 16 (3.25%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (9.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 34 (6.91%) PCI DSS
3 28 (5.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 26 (5.28%) SLA
5 22 (4.47%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 20 (4.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 14 (2.85%) GDPR
8 9 (1.83%) QA
9 5 (1.02%) GAMP
10 4 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 3 (0.61%) COBIT
12 2 (0.41%) ISO 31000
13 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials
13 1 (0.20%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
13 1 (0.20%) GPG13
13 1 (0.20%) ISO 9001
13 1 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 238 (48.37%) Active Directory
2 125 (25.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 85 (17.28%) Hyper-V
4 65 (13.21%) VMware ESXi
5 63 (12.80%) XenApp
6 36 (7.32%) vSphere
7 31 (6.30%) XenDesktop
8 30 (6.10%) XenServer
9 16 (3.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 11 (2.24%) Docker
10 11 (2.24%) Firmware
10 11 (2.24%) MetaFrame
10 11 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
11 10 (2.03%) BitLocker
12 9 (1.83%) DFS Replication
13 7 (1.42%) Snort
14 5 (1.02%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (1.02%) Virtual Machines
14 5 (1.02%) VirtualBox
15 4 (0.81%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 125 (25.41%) Norton AntiVirus
2 98 (19.92%) Backup Exec
3 76 (15.45%) SCCM
4 69 (14.02%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 53 (10.77%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 43 (8.74%) WSUS
7 29 (5.89%) vCenter Server
8 17 (3.46%) SCOM
8 17 (3.46%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 15 (3.05%) NetBackup
9 15 (3.05%) RSA Security Analytics
10 14 (2.85%) Microsoft Intune
11 13 (2.64%) McAfee ePO
12 9 (1.83%) XenMobile
13 7 (1.42%) AirWatch
14 6 (1.22%) vRealize
15 5 (1.02%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
16 4 (0.81%) Host Intrusion Detection System
16 4 (0.81%) Microsoft Clustering
16 4 (0.81%) QRadar
Vendors
1 307 (62.40%) Microsoft
2 248 (50.41%) VMware
3 201 (40.85%) Cisco
4 103 (20.93%) Citrix
5 84 (17.07%) McAfee
6 61 (12.40%) Sophos
7 59 (11.99%) Veeam
8 56 (11.38%) HP
9 52 (10.57%) Juniper
10 42 (8.54%) Forcepoint
11 40 (8.13%) CheckPoint
11 40 (8.13%) Veritas
12 38 (7.72%) F5
12 38 (7.72%) Red Hat
13 35 (7.11%) Dell
14 34 (6.91%) NetApp
14 34 (6.91%) Palo Alto
15 31 (6.30%) IBM
16 29 (5.89%) CommVault
16 29 (5.89%) EMC