Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 557 681 638
Rank change year-on-year +124 -43 -151
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 646 526 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.46% 0.32% 0.37%
As % of the Vendors category 1.09% 0.73% 0.85%
Number of salaries quoted 499 438 518
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +10.43% -4.12%
10th Percentile £29,900 £26,250 £26,500
90th Percentile £75,250 £85,000 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% +9.76% -3.53%

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 59,397 71,962 72,923
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.41% 44.16% 43.68%
Number of salaries quoted 46,146 56,861 59,196
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,924
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.23% +4.28%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.26% +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 19 January 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 19 January 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 +54 220 £57,500 -8.00% 20
East of England +117 164 £36,000 -28.00% 7
South East +10 100 £52,500 +40.00% 19
North of England +30 66 £45,000 +28.57% 9
Midlands +62 64 £56,250 +125.00% 17
West Midlands +63 52 £57,500 +130.00% 9
Yorkshire +32 49 £45,500 +44.44% 2
South West +44 31 £50,000 +37.93% 7
North West +18 17 £35,000 -32.37% 7
East Midlands +28 12 £55,000 +115.69% 7
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 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.

1 374 (57.89%) Windows
2 361 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 290 (44.89%) Active Directory
4 282 (43.65%) VMware
5 270 (41.80%) Firewall
6 230 (35.60%) Cisco
7 210 (32.51%) VMware Infrastructure
8 192 (29.72%) SCCM
9 186 (28.79%) Norton AntiVirus
10 183 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
11 179 (27.71%) Windows Server
12 170 (26.32%) Information Security
13 169 (26.16%) Office 365
14 162 (25.08%) Cisco Certification
15 159 (24.61%) McAfee
16 150 (23.22%) DNS
16 150 (23.22%) Hyper-V
17 149 (23.07%) Problem-Solving
18 147 (22.76%) CheckPoint
19 145 (22.45%) Linux
20 143 (22.14%) SIEM
21 141 (21.83%) Self-Motivation
22 140 (21.67%) PowerShell
23 137 (21.21%) CISSP
24 131 (20.28%) Kalman Filter
25 125 (19.35%) DHCP
25 125 (19.35%) Retail
26 124 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
26 124 (19.20%) Windows 7
26 124 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 101 (15.63%) MS Exchange
2 95 (14.71%) SharePoint
3 54 (8.36%) Skype for Business
4 42 (6.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 32 (4.95%) SharePoint Server
6 28 (4.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 21 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2010
8 13 (2.01%) IIS
9 11 (1.70%) IBM Notes
10 10 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
12 6 (0.93%) IBM Domino
13 5 (0.77%) SharePoint 2013
14 4 (0.62%) Apache
14 4 (0.62%) OpenStack
15 3 (0.46%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.46%) nginx
15 3 (0.46%) Tomcat
16 2 (0.31%) SAS
17 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 65 (10.06%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (1.08%) MS Visio
3 5 (0.77%) Acrobat
4 2 (0.31%) CATIA
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft Excel
4 2 (0.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) PTC Creo
5 1 (0.15%) 3ds Max
5 1 (0.15%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.15%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (0.77%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.31%) SAP R/3
3 2 (0.31%) Teamcenter
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.15%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 169 (26.16%) Office 365
2 124 (19.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 57 (8.82%) Amazon AWS
4 45 (6.97%) IaaS
5 35 (5.42%) PaaS
6 32 (4.95%) SaaS
7 31 (4.80%) Azure Active Directory
8 27 (4.18%) Mimecast
9 17 (2.63%) OneDrive
10 14 (2.17%) Google Cloud Platform
11 12 (1.86%) G Suite
12 4 (0.62%) GitHub
12 4 (0.62%) OpenDNS
13 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Cloud
14 1 (0.15%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 270 (41.80%) Firewall
2 150 (23.22%) DNS
3 125 (19.35%) DHCP
4 124 (19.20%) Wireshark
5 117 (18.11%) LAN
5 117 (18.11%) WAN
6 110 (17.03%) TCP/IP
7 90 (13.93%) Network Security
8 72 (11.15%) OSPF
9 65 (10.06%) Wi-Fi
10 55 (8.51%) Intrusion Detection
11 52 (8.05%) SAN
11 52 (8.05%) VPN
12 47 (7.28%) BGP
13 46 (7.12%) Cisco Nexus
14 45 (6.97%) Skype
15 44 (6.81%) Ethernet
16 30 (4.64%) NetScaler
17 28 (4.33%) Wireless
18 26 (4.02%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (5.57%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (1.24%) Amazon RDS
4 6 (0.93%) NoSQL
5 5 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (0.62%) Big Data
6 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (0.62%) SQL Server 2016
7 3 (0.46%) MySQL
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.15%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.15%) Power BI
9 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 15 (2.32%) MSI
2 12 (1.86%) InstallShield
3 11 (1.70%) Metasploit
3 11 (1.70%) WinDbg
4 5 (0.77%) Ant
5 4 (0.62%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.46%) Hudson
7 2 (0.31%) AdminStudio
7 2 (0.31%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 125 (19.35%) Retail
2 86 (13.31%) Finance
3 28 (4.33%) Telecoms
4 25 (3.87%) Banking
5 16 (2.48%) Legal
6 8 (1.24%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.08%) Back Office
8 6 (0.93%) Advertising
8 6 (0.93%) Marketing
9 5 (0.77%) Billing
10 4 (0.62%) Law
10 4 (0.62%) Local Government
11 2 (0.31%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.31%) Front Office
11 2 (0.31%) Mandarin Language
11 2 (0.31%) Military
12 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 163 (25.23%) Analyst
2 87 (13.47%) Security Engineer
3 74 (11.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 68 (10.53%) Consultant
5 66 (10.22%) Security Analyst
6 49 (7.59%) IT Support
7 45 (6.97%) Support Engineer
8 44 (6.81%) IT Engineer
8 44 (6.81%) Network Analyst
8 44 (6.81%) Network Security Analyst
9 39 (6.04%) Cloud Consultant
9 39 (6.04%) Network Engineer
9 39 (6.04%) Windows Consultant
10 34 (5.26%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
11 32 (4.95%) Infrastructure Consultant
12 28 (4.33%) Senior IT Engineer
13 27 (4.18%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
14 25 (3.87%) SIEM Engineer
15 24 (3.72%) SOC Analyst
16 23 (3.56%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (2.79%) SailPoint
2 14 (2.17%) 802.1X
3 13 (2.01%) Web Services
4 12 (1.86%) XMPP
5 5 (0.77%) .NET
6 4 (0.62%) JSON
6 4 (0.62%) Protocol Buffers
6 4 (0.62%) REST
6 4 (0.62%) RESTful
6 4 (0.62%) XML
7 3 (0.46%) HTML
7 3 (0.46%) Middleware
8 2 (0.31%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.31%) LDAP
9 1 (0.15%) COM
9 1 (0.15%) CSS
9 1 (0.15%) MAPI
9 1 (0.15%) OAuth
9 1 (0.15%) SAML
9 1 (0.15%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 141 (21.83%) Self-Motivation
2 97 (15.02%) Data Centre
3 87 (13.47%) Analytical Skills
4 60 (9.29%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 52 (8.05%) Cyberthreat
6 46 (7.12%) Management Information System
7 41 (6.35%) Security Operations Centre
8 32 (4.95%) Clustering
9 24 (3.72%) Cyber Defence
10 20 (3.10%) PKI
11 15 (2.32%) Hedge funds
12 9 (1.39%) Driving Licence
13 8 (1.24%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.24%) EMC VNX
13 8 (1.24%) Hybrid Cloud
13 8 (1.24%) iPhone
13 8 (1.24%) Replication
14 7 (1.08%) Fintech
14 7 (1.08%) Public Cloud
15 6 (0.93%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 374 (57.89%) Windows
2 179 (27.71%) Windows Server
3 145 (22.45%) Linux
4 124 (19.20%) Windows 7
4 124 (19.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (17.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 101 (15.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 98 (15.17%) Windows 10
8 64 (9.91%) Unix
9 21 (3.25%) AIX
9 21 (3.25%) Windows 8
10 16 (2.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (2.48%) Solaris
11 14 (2.17%) Mac OS X
12 12 (1.86%) CentOS
13 11 (1.70%) Kali Linux
14 8 (1.24%) Android
14 8 (1.24%) Ubuntu
15 3 (0.46%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (28.33%) Cybersecurity
2 170 (26.32%) Information Security
3 149 (23.07%) Problem-Solving
4 143 (22.14%) SIEM
5 131 (20.28%) Kalman Filter
6 120 (18.58%) Web Filtering
7 110 (17.03%) Data Loss Prevention
8 101 (15.63%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 99 (15.33%) ITIL
10 92 (14.24%) Patch Management
11 91 (14.09%) Security Operations
12 87 (13.47%) Vulnerability Management
13 67 (10.37%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
13 67 (10.37%) Risk Management
13 67 (10.37%) Threat Intelligence
14 63 (9.75%) Migration
15 59 (9.13%) Incident Management
16 58 (8.98%) Analytics
17 56 (8.67%) Continuous Improvement
17 56 (8.67%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 140 (21.67%) PowerShell
2 45 (6.97%) VBScript
3 42 (6.50%) SQL
4 27 (4.18%) Python
5 22 (3.41%) VB
6 15 (2.32%) Bash Shell
7 13 (2.01%) C#
8 11 (1.70%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.55%) C
9 10 (1.55%) Tcl
10 9 (1.39%) C++
11 7 (1.08%) Java
11 7 (1.08%) Perl
12 4 (0.62%) Go
12 4 (0.62%) Ruby
13 1 (0.15%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 162 (25.08%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (21.21%) CISSP
3 123 (19.04%) CCNP
4 102 (15.79%) CCNA
5 80 (12.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 73 (11.30%) SANS
7 67 (10.37%) MCSE
8 62 (9.60%) Degree
9 58 (8.98%) SSCP
10 57 (8.82%) CEH
11 52 (8.05%) CCIE
12 49 (7.59%) GIAC
13 46 (7.12%) CCSA
13 46 (7.12%) ITIL Certification
14 45 (6.97%) CISM
15 40 (6.19%) CISA
15 40 (6.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 35 (5.42%) RHCE
17 33 (5.11%) VCAP
18 32 (4.95%) CSSLP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (6.81%) SLA
2 43 (6.66%) GDPR
3 12 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.77%) QA
4 5 (0.77%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.62%) Cyber Essentials
5 4 (0.62%) FISMA
6 3 (0.46%) COBIT
6 3 (0.46%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 290 (44.89%) Active Directory
2 210 (32.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 150 (23.22%) Hyper-V
4 75 (11.61%) XenApp
5 47 (7.28%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (5.11%) XenDesktop
7 30 (4.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 21 (3.25%) VMware Workstation
8 21 (3.25%) vSphere
9 20 (3.10%) Virtual Machines
10 12 (1.86%) VMware NSX
11 11 (1.70%) DFS Replication
11 11 (1.70%) Snort
12 8 (1.24%) Postfix
13 7 (1.08%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 6 (0.93%) Docker
14 6 (0.93%) XenServer
15 5 (0.77%) BitLocker
15 5 (0.77%) Virtual Servers
16 3 (0.46%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 192 (29.72%) SCCM
2 186 (28.79%) Norton AntiVirus
3 84 (13.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 68 (10.53%) Stealthwatch
5 55 (8.51%) Backup Exec
6 53 (8.20%) RSA Security Analytics
7 52 (8.05%) SCVMM
8 45 (6.97%) CASB
9 40 (6.19%) McAfee ePO
9 40 (6.19%) Nessus
10 27 (4.18%) Single Sign-On
11 23 (3.56%) NetBackup
11 23 (3.56%) WSUS
12 18 (2.79%) Netcool
13 17 (2.63%) QRadar
14 16 (2.48%) SCOM
14 16 (2.48%) XenMobile
15 15 (2.32%) Cisco CUCM
15 15 (2.32%) CSIRT
16 14 (2.17%) Network Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 361 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 282 (43.65%) VMware
3 230 (35.60%) Cisco
4 159 (24.61%) McAfee
5 147 (22.76%) CheckPoint
6 107 (16.56%) SolarWinds
7 105 (16.25%) Palo Alto
8 99 (15.33%) Splunk
9 96 (14.86%) Citrix
10 82 (12.69%) Forcepoint
11 79 (12.23%) HP
12 74 (11.46%) IBM
13 66 (10.22%) Veeam
14 63 (9.75%) Dell
15 54 (8.36%) Red Hat
16 46 (7.12%) Sophos
17 45 (6.97%) Blue Coat
18 44 (6.81%) Qualys
19 43 (6.66%) Ivanti
20 41 (6.35%) Altiris