Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 2017 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
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 641 580 461
Rank change year-on-year -61 -119 -80
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 582 746 1306
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.35% 0.42% 0.63%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 0.95% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 499 615 1096
England median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.94% -3.57% +5.00%
10th Percentile £26,150 £26,750 £26,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £63,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +4.94% -3.57% +7.01%

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 74360 78284 94188
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 44.34% 43.68% 45.71%
Number of salaries quoted 57986 63834 77470
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £75,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +12 252 £57,500 +27.78% 17
South East -21 120 £35,000 - 4
North of England +20 91 £35,000 -1.41% 1
East of England +5 60 £40,000 -8.57% 2
Yorkshire +38 44 £33,000 -5.71%
North West -18 38 £43,750 +21.53% 1
Midlands -64 38 £31,500 -25.88% 7
South West -35 23 £37,500 -3.85%
West Midlands -46 22 £31,500 -13.10% 6
East Midlands +12 16 £31,250 -26.47% 1
North East +17 9 £32,500 -8.45%
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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.

1 377 (64.78%) Windows
1 377 (64.78%) Microsoft
2 311 (53.44%) VMware
3 304 (52.23%) Active Directory
4 242 (41.58%) Windows Server
5 224 (38.49%) MS Exchange
6 207 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
7 203 (34.88%) Cisco
8 174 (29.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 171 (29.38%) Backup Exec
10 163 (28.01%) Windows Server 2008
11 152 (26.12%) DNS
12 147 (25.26%) Firewall
13 145 (24.91%) SQL Server
14 143 (24.57%) Norton AntiVirus
15 139 (23.88%) Finance
15 139 (23.88%) Linux
16 133 (22.85%) SQL
17 129 (22.16%) Office 365
18 128 (21.99%) PowerShell
19 127 (21.82%) Citrix
20 124 (21.31%) DHCP
20 124 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
21 121 (20.79%) Windows 7
22 120 (20.62%) McAfee
23 110 (18.90%) ITIL
24 108 (18.56%) VPN
24 108 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
25 106 (18.21%) Hyper-V
26 103 (17.70%) HP

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
1 224 (38.49%) MS Exchange
2 124 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (18.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (11.68%) SharePoint
5 58 (9.97%) IIS
6 51 (8.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 32 (5.50%) Skype for Business
8 22 (3.78%) Exchange Server 2003
9 18 (3.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 17 (2.92%) Apache
11 13 (2.23%) IBM Notes
11 13 (2.23%) WebSphere
12 12 (2.06%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.89%) IBM Domino
14 9 (1.55%) SAS
15 8 (1.37%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
16 7 (1.20%) OpenStack
17 5 (0.86%) nginx
17 5 (0.86%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 80 (13.75%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.52%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.52%) SOLIDWORKS
6 2 (0.34%) Maya
7 1 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.17%) InDesign
7 1 (0.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 21 (3.61%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
4 4 (0.69%) Sage 200
4 4 (0.69%) thinkFolio
5 2 (0.34%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.34%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.17%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.17%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Business One
6 1 (0.17%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 129 (22.16%) Office 365
2 91 (15.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (5.15%) OneDrive
4 29 (4.98%) Amazon AWS
5 16 (2.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 7 (1.20%) IaaS
7 5 (0.86%) Amazon EC2
7 5 (0.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.86%) Dropbox
8 4 (0.69%) Mimecast
8 4 (0.69%) SaaS
9 3 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.52%) G Suite
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 152 (26.12%) DNS
2 147 (25.26%) Firewall
3 124 (21.31%) DHCP
4 108 (18.56%) VPN
5 76 (13.06%) WAN
6 73 (12.54%) TCP/IP
7 68 (11.68%) LAN
7 68 (11.68%) SAN
8 43 (7.39%) Wireless
9 41 (7.04%) VLAN
10 38 (6.53%) Cisco ASA
11 36 (6.19%) Remote Desktop
12 33 (5.67%) SSL
13 30 (5.15%) VoIP
14 29 (4.98%) Internet
14 29 (4.98%) MPLS
14 29 (4.98%) NetScaler
15 25 (4.30%) iSCSI
16 24 (4.12%) Skype
17 17 (2.92%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 145 (24.91%) SQL Server
2 28 (4.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 26 (4.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (2.06%) SQL Server 2005
4 12 (2.06%) SQL Server 2014
5 11 (1.89%) MySQL
6 8 (1.37%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.03%) DB2
8 3 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.52%) InterBase
8 3 (0.52%) Oracle Database
8 3 (0.52%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.34%) GIS
9 2 (0.34%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.17%) Amazon RDS
10 1 (0.17%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.17%) Power BI
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Metasploit
1 7 (1.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (0.52%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.34%) JIRA
4 1 (0.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Maven
4 1 (0.17%) MSI
4 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.17%) WinDbg
General
1 139 (23.88%) Finance
2 77 (13.23%) Banking
3 29 (4.98%) Legal
4 21 (3.61%) Telecoms
5 14 (2.41%) Manufacturing
6 12 (2.06%) Law
7 5 (0.86%) Retail
8 4 (0.69%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.69%) Marketing
9 3 (0.52%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.17%) Back Office
10 1 (0.17%) Billing
10 1 (0.17%) Electronics
10 1 (0.17%) Front Office
10 1 (0.17%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.17%) Local Government
10 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 108 (18.56%) Support Engineer
2 98 (16.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 66 (11.34%) Analyst
4 60 (10.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 44 (7.56%) VMware Engineer
6 39 (6.70%) 2nd Line Support
6 39 (6.70%) Infrastructure Support
7 38 (6.53%) Support Analyst
8 37 (6.36%) Consultant
8 37 (6.36%) Technical Support
9 34 (5.84%) IT Support
10 33 (5.67%) Security Engineer
11 32 (5.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 32 (5.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
11 32 (5.50%) Systems Engineer
12 29 (4.98%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.98%) Desktop Support
13 28 (4.81%) Server Engineer
13 28 (4.81%) Technical Engineer
14 27 (4.64%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (5.33%) SailPoint
2 20 (3.44%) CSS
2 20 (3.44%) HTML
3 18 (3.09%) AngularJS
3 18 (3.09%) Node.js
3 18 (3.09%) React
4 14 (2.41%) Web Services
5 13 (2.23%) .NET
6 10 (1.72%) Middleware
7 8 (1.37%) LAMP
8 6 (1.03%) WAP
8 6 (1.03%) WebSphere MQ
9 3 (0.52%) 802.1X
10 2 (0.34%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.34%) Spring
10 2 (0.34%) XML
11 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.17%) ODBC
11 1 (0.17%) Software Packaging
11 1 (0.17%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 86 (14.78%) Clustering
2 57 (9.79%) Data Centre
3 50 (8.59%) Computer Science
4 43 (7.39%) Management Information System
5 41 (7.04%) Replication
6 26 (4.47%) Analytical Skills
7 22 (3.78%) Smartphone
8 19 (3.26%) Blackberry
8 19 (3.26%) Fat Client
8 19 (3.26%) Thin Client
9 9 (1.55%) Life Science
10 8 (1.37%) Handset
10 8 (1.37%) User Experience
10 8 (1.37%) Video Conferencing
11 7 (1.20%) Security Operations Centre
12 6 (1.03%) Cyber Defence
12 6 (1.03%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.03%) iPad
12 6 (1.03%) iPhone
13 5 (0.86%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 377 (64.78%) Windows
2 242 (41.58%) Windows Server
3 174 (29.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 163 (28.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 139 (23.88%) Linux
6 121 (20.79%) Windows 7
7 84 (14.43%) Windows 10
8 52 (8.93%) Windows 8
8 52 (8.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 30 (5.15%) Unix
10 27 (4.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (2.92%) Windows XP
12 16 (2.75%) Apple iOS
13 13 (2.23%) CentOS
13 13 (2.23%) Kali Linux
14 12 (2.06%) Windows Vista
15 9 (1.55%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.37%) Android
17 7 (1.20%) Windows 2000 Server
18 5 (0.86%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (18.90%) ITIL
2 91 (15.64%) Information Security
3 86 (14.78%) SIEM
4 53 (9.11%) Change Management
5 46 (7.90%) Vulnerability Management
6 44 (7.56%) Disaster Recovery
7 43 (7.39%) Service Management
8 42 (7.22%) Service Delivery
9 39 (6.70%) Cybersecurity
9 39 (6.70%) Problem Management
10 38 (6.53%) Incident Management
11 37 (6.36%) Presales
12 35 (6.01%) Security Operations
13 33 (5.67%) CRM
13 33 (5.67%) Data Loss Prevention
14 31 (5.33%) Analytics
14 31 (5.33%) Kalman Filter
15 30 (5.15%) Load Balancing
16 26 (4.47%) Patch Management
17 25 (4.30%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 133 (22.85%) SQL
2 128 (21.99%) PowerShell
3 40 (6.87%) Python
4 30 (5.15%) Perl
5 29 (4.98%) Bash Shell
6 25 (4.30%) JavaScript
7 22 (3.78%) Ruby
8 21 (3.61%) C#
9 20 (3.44%) PHP
10 16 (2.75%) Bourne shell
10 16 (2.75%) Korn
11 14 (2.41%) Java
12 13 (2.23%) VB
13 11 (1.89%) VBScript
14 10 (1.72%) C
15 8 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 7 (1.20%) AWK
16 7 (1.20%) sed
17 4 (0.69%) C++
18 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 99 (17.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (12.89%) CISSP
3 73 (12.54%) Degree
4 67 (11.51%) GIAC
5 64 (11.00%) CISM
6 61 (10.48%) MCSE
6 61 (10.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 60 (10.31%) CISA
8 48 (8.25%) MCP
9 45 (7.73%) GSEC
10 44 (7.56%) MCSA
11 43 (7.39%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 42 (7.22%) Cisco Certification
13 38 (6.53%) CCNA
14 33 (5.67%) Security Cleared
15 32 (5.50%) GISF
16 29 (4.98%) MCITP
17 24 (4.12%) CEH
17 24 (4.12%) SC Cleared
18 20 (3.44%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 48 (8.25%) SLA
2 22 (3.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 15 (2.58%) GDPR
4 8 (1.37%) PCI DSS
5 6 (1.03%) GPG13
5 6 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 4 (0.69%) QA
6 4 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.52%) COBIT
7 3 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 2 (0.34%) RMADS
9 1 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 304 (52.23%) Active Directory
2 207 (35.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 106 (18.21%) Hyper-V
4 101 (17.35%) VMware ESXi
5 67 (11.51%) XenApp
6 50 (8.59%) XenDesktop
7 33 (5.67%) Terminal Services
8 30 (5.15%) vSphere
9 24 (4.12%) Virtual Machines
10 20 (3.44%) Docker
11 19 (3.26%) Microsoft App-V
12 16 (2.75%) Snort
12 16 (2.75%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 15 (2.58%) XenServer
14 11 (1.89%) vCloud
15 10 (1.72%) NFS
15 10 (1.72%) Virtual Servers
16 9 (1.55%) Xen
17 8 (1.37%) DFS Replication
18 6 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 171 (29.38%) Backup Exec
2 143 (24.57%) Norton AntiVirus
3 100 (17.18%) SCCM
4 88 (15.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 85 (14.60%) WSUS
6 76 (13.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 57 (9.79%) McAfee ePO
8 54 (9.28%) vCenter Server
9 45 (7.73%) Nessus
10 43 (7.39%) SCOM
11 32 (5.50%) NetBackup
12 29 (4.98%) Nexpose
12 29 (4.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 22 (3.78%) RSA Security Analytics
14 17 (2.92%) QRadar
14 17 (2.92%) XenMobile
15 16 (2.75%) Core Impact
15 16 (2.75%) OpenVAS
15 16 (2.75%) PowerBroker
16 13 (2.23%) EnCase
Vendors
1 377 (64.78%) Microsoft
2 311 (53.44%) VMware
3 203 (34.88%) Cisco
4 127 (21.82%) Citrix
5 120 (20.62%) McAfee
6 103 (17.70%) HP
7 95 (16.32%) Veeam
8 94 (16.15%) Dell
9 74 (12.71%) Juniper
10 72 (12.37%) Veritas
11 58 (9.97%) NetApp
12 56 (9.62%) Altiris
13 55 (9.45%) Sophos
14 51 (8.76%) Forcepoint
15 47 (8.08%) Palo Alto
16 42 (7.22%) CyberArk
17 40 (6.87%) F5
18 39 (6.70%) Red Hat
19 34 (5.84%) Splunk
20 33 (5.67%) SolarWinds