Period
to 22 October 2019

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 22 October 2019 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
22 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 648 639 652
Rank change year-on-year -9 +13 -62
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 429 557 602
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.85% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 337 405 530
England median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.26% +11.90% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £73,250 £85,125
UK median annual salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year -4.26% +11.90% +5.00%

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 54,169 65,846 72,581
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.83% 42.87% 44.36%
Number of salaries quoted 41,675 51,568 56,522
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £27,250 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £76,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%

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 22 October 2019.

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 22 October 2019. 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 +69 148 £50,000 -4.76% 25
East of England -16 78 £43,500 +20.83% 2
Midlands +57 64 £35,000 -36.36% 18
North of England +31 62 £43,750 -6.91% 13
West Midlands +66 59 £32,500 -40.91% 6
South East +27 58 £52,500 +6.06% 31
North West +53 35 £49,000 +15.29% 5
Yorkshire -14 22 £37,500 -20.21% 4
South West +12 12 £33,500 -0.74% 8
East Midlands +6 5 £50,000 -13.04% 12
North East - 5 - - 4
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 2019, 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.

1 256 (59.67%) Windows
2 237 (55.24%) Microsoft
3 205 (47.79%) Active Directory
4 191 (44.52%) VMware
5 154 (35.90%) DNS
6 150 (34.97%) Windows Server
7 138 (32.17%) Cisco
8 137 (31.93%) Office 365
9 135 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
10 128 (29.84%) Firewall
11 124 (28.90%) DHCP
12 118 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 113 (26.34%) Azure
14 112 (26.11%) Norton AntiVirus
15 111 (25.87%) Linux
15 111 (25.87%) Hyper-V
16 102 (23.78%) PowerShell
17 97 (22.61%) Windows Server 2012
17 97 (22.61%) Citrix
18 96 (22.38%) MS Exchange
19 95 (22.14%) AWS
20 90 (20.98%) Data Centre
21 87 (20.28%) TCP/IP
22 83 (19.35%) McAfee
23 80 (18.65%) SCCM
24 77 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
25 76 (17.72%) Finance
26 75 (17.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
27 73 (17.02%) Windows 10
27 73 (17.02%) Veeam

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 96 (22.38%) MS Exchange
2 71 (16.55%) Exchange Server 2013
3 58 (13.52%) Exchange Server 2010
4 50 (11.66%) Skype for Business
5 49 (11.42%) SharePoint
6 9 (2.10%) IIS
6 9 (2.10%) SharePoint Server
7 7 (1.63%) IBM Domino
7 7 (1.63%) IBM Notes
8 5 (1.17%) Confluence
9 3 (0.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.47%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
11 1 (0.23%) SAS
11 1 (0.23%) WordPress
Applications
1 77 (17.95%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.56%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.23%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.23%) Acrobat
3 1 (0.23%) MicroStation
3 1 (0.23%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 137 (31.93%) Office 365
2 113 (26.34%) Azure
3 95 (22.14%) AWS
4 28 (6.53%) GCP
5 20 (4.66%) G Suite
6 19 (4.43%) IaaS
6 19 (4.43%) PaaS
7 18 (4.20%) OneDrive
8 14 (3.26%) Azure Active Directory
9 9 (2.10%) Mimecast
10 8 (1.86%) Amazon S3
10 8 (1.86%) SaaS
11 6 (1.40%) Amazon ECS
12 2 (0.47%) Akamai
12 2 (0.47%) Azure ExpressRoute
13 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
13 1 (0.23%) Dropbox
13 1 (0.23%) Slack
13 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 154 (35.90%) DNS
2 128 (29.84%) Firewall
3 124 (28.90%) DHCP
4 87 (20.28%) TCP/IP
5 59 (13.75%) VPN
6 58 (13.52%) WAN
7 57 (13.29%) Network Security
8 55 (12.82%) LAN
9 48 (11.19%) Skype
10 40 (9.32%) SAN
11 37 (8.62%) NetScaler
12 31 (7.23%) OSPF
13 28 (6.53%) Wireless
14 27 (6.29%) BGP
15 25 (5.83%) EIGRP
16 22 (5.13%) Cisco ASA
17 21 (4.90%) Internet
18 18 (4.20%) RIP
18 18 (4.20%) VLAN
19 16 (3.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (9.32%) SQL Server
2 10 (2.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 9 (2.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (1.86%) SQL Server 2014
5 5 (1.17%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (0.23%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 19 (4.43%) Jenkins
1 19 (4.43%) PhantomJS
2 6 (1.40%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.40%) Octopus Deploy
2 6 (1.40%) TeamCity
3 5 (1.17%) JIRA
4 4 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.70%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (0.47%) GitLab
6 2 (0.47%) MSTest
6 2 (0.47%) NUnit
6 2 (0.47%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) Hudson
7 1 (0.23%) InstallShield
7 1 (0.23%) MSI
7 1 (0.23%) Snyk
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
General
1 76 (17.72%) Finance
2 34 (7.93%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.13%) Retail
4 20 (4.66%) Public Sector
5 16 (3.73%) Law
6 13 (3.03%) Banking
7 8 (1.86%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.40%) Local Government
9 4 (0.93%) Legal
10 3 (0.70%) Electronics
10 3 (0.70%) Marketing
11 1 (0.23%) Advertising
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 70 (16.32%) Analyst
2 66 (15.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 55 (12.82%) Security Engineer
4 42 (9.79%) Consultant
5 38 (8.86%) Network Engineer
6 29 (6.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 29 (6.76%) IT Engineer
7 27 (6.29%) Support Engineer
8 24 (5.59%) IT Support
9 19 (4.43%) DevOps Engineer
9 19 (4.43%) Support Analyst
10 18 (4.20%) 3rd Line Support
10 18 (4.20%) Architect
11 17 (3.96%) Security Architect
12 16 (3.73%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (3.73%) Head of Security
12 16 (3.73%) Security Consultant
12 16 (3.73%) Server Engineer
13 14 (3.26%) Network Security Engineer
13 14 (3.26%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.43%) Node.js
2 10 (2.33%) LDAP
3 7 (1.63%) MAPI
4 4 (0.93%) .NET
4 4 (0.93%) JSON
5 3 (0.70%) Web Services
6 2 (0.47%) .NET Core
6 2 (0.47%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.47%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.47%) CSS
6 2 (0.47%) Dapper ORM
6 2 (0.47%) Elastic Stack
6 2 (0.47%) Entity Framework
6 2 (0.47%) REST
6 2 (0.47%) SAML
7 1 (0.23%) COM
7 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 90 (20.98%) Data Centre
2 60 (13.99%) Management Information System
3 40 (9.32%) Analytical Skills
4 26 (6.06%) Self-Motivation
5 19 (4.43%) Clustering
6 18 (4.20%) Hybrid Cloud
7 15 (3.50%) Replication
8 13 (3.03%) Driving Licence
9 11 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
10 10 (2.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (2.10%) Public Cloud
12 8 (1.86%) PKI
12 8 (1.86%) User Experience
12 8 (1.86%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.63%) Blackberry
13 7 (1.63%) Enterprise Cloud
14 4 (0.93%) iPad
14 4 (0.93%) iPhone
14 4 (0.93%) Mobile Computing
14 4 (0.93%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 256 (59.67%) Windows
2 150 (34.97%) Windows Server
3 118 (27.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 111 (25.87%) Linux
5 97 (22.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 73 (17.02%) Windows 10
7 58 (13.52%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (12.12%) Windows 7
9 48 (11.19%) Unix
10 11 (2.56%) AIX
10 11 (2.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.56%) Windows 8
11 10 (2.33%) Android
12 8 (1.86%) Mac OS
13 7 (1.63%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (1.63%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.40%) CentOS
15 5 (1.17%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
17 2 (0.47%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (17.48%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 69 (16.08%) Problem-Solving
3 68 (15.85%) ITIL
4 66 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 53 (12.35%) Patch Management
6 48 (11.19%) Information Security
6 48 (11.19%) SIEM
7 47 (10.96%) Disaster Recovery
8 42 (9.79%) Incident Management
9 36 (8.39%) Mentoring
10 33 (7.69%) DevOps
11 32 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 30 (6.99%) Change Management
12 30 (6.99%) Data Security
13 26 (6.06%) Configuration Management
13 26 (6.06%) Validation
14 25 (5.83%) Security Operations
15 24 (5.59%) GAP Analysis
15 24 (5.59%) Presales
15 24 (5.59%) Regulatory Compliance
Programming Languages
1 102 (23.78%) PowerShell
2 43 (10.02%) SQL
3 30 (6.99%) Python
4 21 (4.90%) JavaScript
5 19 (4.43%) Bash Shell
5 19 (4.43%) C++
5 19 (4.43%) Go
5 19 (4.43%) Java
6 12 (2.80%) C
7 4 (0.93%) Bourne shell
7 4 (0.93%) Korn
7 4 (0.93%) Perl
7 4 (0.93%) Ruby
8 3 (0.70%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.70%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.47%) C#
9 2 (0.47%) VB
9 2 (0.47%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 59 (13.75%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (11.42%) CISSP
3 43 (10.02%) CCNP
4 41 (9.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 34 (7.93%) Security Cleared
6 31 (7.23%) JNCIE
6 31 (7.23%) JNCIP
7 30 (6.99%) CCNA
8 26 (6.06%) Degree
9 25 (5.83%) MCSE
10 20 (4.66%) Citrix Certification
10 20 (4.66%) MCSA
11 19 (4.43%) CISM
12 18 (4.20%) DV Cleared
13 17 (3.96%) CISA
13 17 (3.96%) Computer Science Degree
14 14 (3.26%) CCMSE
14 14 (3.26%) CCSA
14 14 (3.26%) CCSE
14 14 (3.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (13.05%) SLA
2 47 (10.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 32 (7.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 31 (7.23%) PCI DSS
5 24 (5.59%) NIST
6 23 (5.36%) GDPR
7 16 (3.73%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 16 (3.73%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 4 (0.93%) COBIT
9 4 (0.93%) Cyber Essentials
9 4 (0.93%) QA
10 3 (0.70%) PMO
11 2 (0.47%) NCSC
11 2 (0.47%) RMADS
11 2 (0.47%) SEPA
12 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 205 (47.79%) Active Directory
2 135 (31.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 111 (25.87%) Hyper-V
4 53 (12.35%) XenApp
5 30 (6.99%) XenDesktop
6 20 (4.66%) vSphere
7 18 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
8 17 (3.96%) BIND 9
9 15 (3.50%) Virtual Servers
10 12 (2.80%) Virtual Machines
11 11 (2.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 10 (2.33%) DFS Replication
13 7 (1.63%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 7 (1.63%) Firmware
14 5 (1.17%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.70%) BitLocker
15 3 (0.70%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.47%) Docker
16 2 (0.47%) VMware NSX
17 1 (0.23%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 112 (26.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 80 (18.65%) SCCM
3 67 (15.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 54 (12.59%) Backup Exec
5 42 (9.79%) WSUS
6 35 (8.16%) CASB
7 31 (7.23%) Ansible
7 31 (7.23%) Opscode Chef
7 31 (7.23%) Puppet
8 26 (6.06%) SCOM
9 24 (5.59%) NetBackup
10 23 (5.36%) Terraform
11 21 (4.90%) SCVMM
12 20 (4.66%) Kubernetes
13 17 (3.96%) RANCID
14 16 (3.73%) IBM Guardium
15 15 (3.50%) EMC NetWorker
16 14 (3.26%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
17 13 (3.03%) FortiGate
18 11 (2.56%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 237 (55.24%) Microsoft
2 191 (44.52%) VMware
3 138 (32.17%) Cisco
4 97 (22.61%) Citrix
5 83 (19.35%) McAfee
6 73 (17.02%) Veeam
7 62 (14.45%) HP
8 51 (11.89%) Google
9 50 (11.66%) Palo Alto
10 47 (10.96%) EMC
11 40 (9.32%) Juniper
12 39 (9.09%) Dell
13 38 (8.86%) CheckPoint
14 35 (8.16%) Splunk
15 33 (7.69%) IBM
16 29 (6.76%) SolarWinds
17 28 (6.53%) ServiceNow
18 25 (5.83%) Blue Coat
18 25 (5.83%) CommVault
19 24 (5.59%) Forcepoint