Period
to 21 July 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 21 July 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
21 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 655 692 665
Rank change year-on-year +37 -27 -116
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 451 505 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.31% 0.35%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.71% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 351 374 523
England median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.11% +12.50% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,800
90th Percentile £72,500 £77,125 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% +8.43% +3.75%

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 57,019 70,953 74,716
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 42.56% 43.42% 44.45%
Number of salaries quoted 44,155 55,522 59,259
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.09% +2.11% +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 21 July 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 21 July 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 +62 151 £50,000 -4.76% 21
North of England +39 91 £42,500 +30.77% 19
East of England +44 70 £65,000 +62.50% 8
Midlands +80 62 £50,500 +20.24% 11
South East +1 55 £50,000 +5.26% 16
West Midlands +71 53 £55,000 +29.41% 7
Yorkshire +1 46 £40,000 +6.67% 6
North West +23 39 £50,000 +35.14% 12
South West +12 12 £36,000 +6.67% 5
East Midlands +22 9 £42,500 +32.81% 4
North East +14 6 £36,000 +30.91% 1
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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.

1 249 (55.21%) Windows
2 218 (48.34%) Microsoft
3 209 (46.34%) VMware
4 203 (45.01%) Active Directory
5 148 (32.82%) Cisco
6 147 (32.59%) VMware Infrastructure
7 133 (29.49%) DNS
8 127 (28.16%) Windows Server
9 126 (27.94%) Firewall
9 126 (27.94%) Hyper-V
10 120 (26.61%) DHCP
11 114 (25.28%) McAfee
12 113 (25.06%) Office 365
13 111 (24.61%) Windows Server 2012
13 111 (24.61%) Finance
14 110 (24.39%) Norton AntiVirus
15 105 (23.28%) Linux
16 102 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
17 89 (19.73%) MS Exchange
18 87 (19.29%) Citrix
19 86 (19.07%) Data Centre
20 85 (18.85%) TCP/IP
21 81 (17.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 80 (17.74%) HP
23 76 (16.85%) Dell
23 76 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
24 75 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
25 74 (16.41%) SCCM
26 69 (15.30%) Microsoft Office
27 67 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003

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 89 (19.73%) MS Exchange
2 59 (13.08%) SharePoint
3 50 (11.09%) Skype for Business
4 49 (10.86%) Exchange Server 2013
5 39 (8.65%) Exchange Server 2010
6 19 (4.21%) SharePoint Server
7 10 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (2.22%) IBM Notes
8 4 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.67%) IBM Domino
10 2 (0.44%) Confluence
10 2 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.44%) IIS
11 1 (0.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 1 (0.22%) MediaWiki
11 1 (0.22%) WordPress
Applications
1 69 (15.30%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.55%) Acrobat
4 5 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
5 4 (0.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.89%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 113 (25.06%) Office 365
2 76 (16.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 53 (11.75%) Amazon AWS
4 29 (6.43%) IaaS
5 27 (5.99%) PaaS
6 22 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 18 (3.99%) G Suite
8 17 (3.77%) SaaS
9 16 (3.55%) OneDrive
10 12 (2.66%) Amazon S3
10 12 (2.66%) Google Cloud Platform
11 8 (1.77%) Amazon ECS
12 4 (0.89%) Mimecast
12 4 (0.89%) Power Platform
13 2 (0.44%) Akamai
14 1 (0.22%) Dropbox
14 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 133 (29.49%) DNS
2 126 (27.94%) Firewall
3 120 (26.61%) DHCP
4 85 (18.85%) TCP/IP
5 66 (14.63%) LAN
6 63 (13.97%) WAN
7 62 (13.75%) Network Security
8 47 (10.42%) SAN
9 46 (10.20%) VPN
10 43 (9.53%) Skype
11 30 (6.65%) NetScaler
12 22 (4.88%) Cisco ASA
12 22 (4.88%) Internet
13 21 (4.66%) BGP
14 17 (3.77%) Wi-Fi
15 16 (3.55%) EIGRP
15 16 (3.55%) OSPF
16 15 (3.33%) VoIP
17 14 (3.10%) IPsec
17 14 (3.10%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.77%) Amazon RDS
2 8 (1.77%) MySQL
2 8 (1.77%) NoSQL
3 7 (1.55%) Oracle Database
3 7 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 6 (1.33%) SQL Server 2014
5 4 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (0.89%) Power BI
5 4 (0.89%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.22%) Big Data
7 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 10 (2.22%) Jenkins
1 10 (2.22%) PhantomJS
2 2 (0.44%) AdminStudio
2 2 (0.44%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.44%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.22%) Hudson
3 1 (0.22%) JIRA
3 1 (0.22%) Snyk
3 1 (0.22%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (0.22%) TeamCity
General
1 111 (24.61%) Finance
2 31 (6.87%) Telecoms
3 26 (5.76%) Retail
4 21 (4.66%) Banking
5 9 (2.00%) Legal
5 9 (2.00%) Local Government
6 7 (1.55%) Billing
6 7 (1.55%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.67%) Law
8 2 (0.44%) Electronics
8 2 (0.44%) Mandarin Language
8 2 (0.44%) Marketing
9 1 (0.22%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 77 (17.07%) Analyst
2 70 (15.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 40 (8.87%) Consultant
4 39 (8.65%) Security Engineer
5 36 (7.98%) Support Engineer
6 34 (7.54%) IT Support
7 33 (7.32%) Network Engineer
8 24 (5.32%) Architect
9 23 (5.10%) IT Engineer
10 21 (4.66%) Head of Security
10 21 (4.66%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 21 (4.66%) Support Analyst
11 20 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (4.21%) Security Analyst
13 18 (3.99%) Security Consultant
14 17 (3.77%) Cloud Architect
14 17 (3.77%) Cybersecurity Analyst
14 17 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
15 16 (3.55%) Desktop Support
16 15 (3.33%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (2.22%) Node.js
2 5 (1.11%) SailPoint
2 5 (1.11%) Web Services
2 5 (1.11%) XMPP
3 4 (0.89%) HTML
3 4 (0.89%) LDAP
3 4 (0.89%) MAPI
3 4 (0.89%) Middleware
4 3 (0.67%) .NET
4 3 (0.67%) CSS
4 3 (0.67%) XML
5 1 (0.22%) JSON
5 1 (0.22%) WSH
Miscellaneous
1 86 (19.07%) Data Centre
2 53 (11.75%) Self-Motivation
3 39 (8.65%) Management Information System
4 25 (5.54%) Hybrid Cloud
5 24 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
6 18 (3.99%) Public Cloud
7 16 (3.55%) Clustering
8 14 (3.10%) Replication
9 11 (2.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 8 (1.77%) CMDB
11 7 (1.55%) Driving Licence
12 5 (1.11%) Cyberthreat
12 5 (1.11%) PKI
12 5 (1.11%) User Experience
12 5 (1.11%) Video Conferencing
13 4 (0.89%) Blackberry
13 4 (0.89%) Cyber Kill Chain
13 4 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
13 4 (0.89%) Smartphone
13 4 (0.89%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 249 (55.21%) Windows
2 127 (28.16%) Windows Server
3 111 (24.61%) Windows Server 2012
4 105 (23.28%) Linux
5 102 (22.62%) Windows Server 2008
6 67 (14.86%) Windows Server 2003
7 61 (13.53%) Windows 7
8 48 (10.64%) Windows 10
9 30 (6.65%) Unix
10 16 (3.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 11 (2.44%) Windows XP
12 10 (2.22%) Ubuntu
13 9 (2.00%) CentOS
14 6 (1.33%) Android
14 6 (1.33%) Windows 8
15 5 (1.11%) Mac OS
15 5 (1.11%) Windows Phone
16 3 (0.67%) Data ONTAP
16 3 (0.67%) Mac OS X
17 2 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (17.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 75 (16.63%) Cybersecurity
3 63 (13.97%) Problem-Solving
4 62 (13.75%) ITIL
5 61 (13.53%) SIEM
6 56 (12.42%) Patch Management
7 46 (10.20%) Information Security
8 37 (8.20%) Kalman Filter
9 36 (7.98%) Web Filtering
10 35 (7.76%) Migration
11 34 (7.54%) Disaster Recovery
12 33 (7.32%) Mentoring
13 28 (6.21%) Server Virtualisation
14 27 (5.99%) GAP Analysis
15 26 (5.76%) DevOps
15 26 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 26 (5.76%) Threat Detection
16 25 (5.54%) Open Source
16 25 (5.54%) Vulnerability Management
17 24 (5.32%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 63 (13.97%) PowerShell
2 42 (9.31%) SQL
3 23 (5.10%) Python
4 20 (4.43%) Java
5 13 (2.88%) C++
5 13 (2.88%) JavaScript
6 10 (2.22%) Bash Shell
6 10 (2.22%) Go
7 7 (1.55%) VB
8 6 (1.33%) C
9 5 (1.11%) Bourne shell
9 5 (1.11%) Korn
9 5 (1.11%) Perl
9 5 (1.11%) Ruby
10 4 (0.89%) C#
11 3 (0.67%) Fortran
11 3 (0.67%) T-SQL
11 3 (0.67%) VBA
12 2 (0.44%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 52 (11.53%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (10.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (8.87%) CISSP
3 40 (8.87%) Degree
4 36 (7.98%) CCNP
5 28 (6.21%) GIAC
6 27 (5.99%) JNCIE
6 27 (5.99%) JNCIP
7 24 (5.32%) MCSE
8 23 (5.10%) CCNA
8 23 (5.10%) SANS
9 22 (4.88%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (4.21%) CISA
10 19 (4.21%) CISM
11 16 (3.55%) MCSA
12 15 (3.33%) Computer Science Degree
12 15 (3.33%) Security Cleared
13 14 (3.10%) CCIE
14 11 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
14 11 (2.44%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (9.98%) SLA
2 39 (8.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 36 (7.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 28 (6.21%) PCI DSS
5 20 (4.43%) GDPR
5 20 (4.43%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 20 (4.43%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 15 (3.33%) NIST
7 4 (0.89%) COBIT
7 4 (0.89%) Cyber Essentials
7 4 (0.89%) QA
8 3 (0.67%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 1 (0.22%) PMO
9 1 (0.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 203 (45.01%) Active Directory
2 147 (32.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 126 (27.94%) Hyper-V
4 51 (11.31%) XenApp
5 35 (7.76%) VMware ESXi
5 35 (7.76%) XenDesktop
6 28 (6.21%) vSphere
7 21 (4.66%) BIND 9
8 13 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
9 10 (2.22%) Firmware
10 9 (2.00%) Microsoft App-V
10 9 (2.00%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (1.11%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.11%) VMware NSX
12 4 (0.89%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 4 (0.89%) BitLocker
12 4 (0.89%) KVM
13 3 (0.67%) DFS Replication
13 3 (0.67%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 110 (24.39%) Norton AntiVirus
2 74 (16.41%) SCCM
3 55 (12.20%) Backup Exec
4 48 (10.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 46 (10.20%) CASB
6 28 (6.21%) Nessus
7 26 (5.76%) SCVMM
8 25 (5.54%) WSUS
9 24 (5.32%) SCOM
10 21 (4.66%) Ansible
10 21 (4.66%) Opscode Chef
10 21 (4.66%) Puppet
10 21 (4.66%) RANCID
11 19 (4.21%) NetBackup
12 16 (3.55%) IBM Guardium
13 14 (3.10%) QRadar
14 13 (2.88%) CSIRT
14 13 (2.88%) FortiGate
15 12 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
15 12 (2.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 218 (48.34%) Microsoft
2 209 (46.34%) VMware
3 148 (32.82%) Cisco
4 114 (25.28%) McAfee
5 87 (19.29%) Citrix
6 80 (17.74%) HP
7 76 (16.85%) Dell
8 64 (14.19%) Veeam
9 55 (12.20%) EMC
10 44 (9.76%) Juniper
11 42 (9.31%) IBM
12 39 (8.65%) Splunk
13 34 (7.54%) Forcepoint
13 34 (7.54%) Google
14 29 (6.43%) Blue Coat
14 29 (6.43%) CheckPoint
14 29 (6.43%) Palo Alto
15 26 (5.76%) Qualys
15 26 (5.76%) Red Hat
16 24 (5.32%) Imperva