Period
to 3 August 2020

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 3 August 2020 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
3 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 624 646 697
Rank change year-on-year +22 +51 -23
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 141 450 517
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.23% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.55% 0.80% 0.74%
Number of salaries quoted 96 370 411
Median annual salary £49,750 £50,000 £45,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -0.50% +9.89% +11.66%
10th Percentile £25,750 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - +9.89% +7.06%

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 25,406 56,545 70,094
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 41.03% 42.44% 43.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19,601 43,805 54,692
Median annual salary £54,000 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.00% - +5.26%
10th Percentile £30,750 £27,500 £27,000
90th Percentile £87,500 £82,500 £78,750
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £49,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.01% +4.21%

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Symantec in England.

Salary trend for Symantec in England

Symantec
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Symantec in England over the 6 months to 3 August 2020.

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 3 August 2020. 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
South East +180 58 £45,000 -10.00% 4
London +96 38 £63,750 +27.50% 6
Midlands +71 24 £45,000 -10.45% 2
West Midlands +57 21 £48,750 -11.36% 1
North of England +75 14 £30,500 -28.24% 4
North West +95 8 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Yorkshire +79 5 £30,500 -26.51% 1
South West +111 4 £47,500 -5.00%
East Midlands +72 3 £45,000 +5.88% 1
East of England +41 3 - -
North East +29 1 £27,500 -23.61% 1
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 3 August 2020, 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.

1 106 (75.18%) Windows
2 91 (64.54%) VMware
3 89 (63.12%) Active Directory
4 83 (58.87%) Microsoft
5 74 (52.48%) VMware Infrastructure
6 67 (47.52%) Windows Server
7 64 (45.39%) Hyper-V
8 62 (43.97%) Office 365
9 59 (41.84%) Citrix
10 58 (41.13%) Firewall
11 54 (38.30%) SCCM
12 53 (37.59%) DNS
13 52 (36.88%) DHCP
14 51 (36.17%) Windows Server 2016
15 48 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
16 45 (31.91%) Cisco
17 43 (30.50%) HP
17 43 (30.50%) Azure
18 38 (26.95%) Windows 10
19 35 (24.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 35 (24.82%) VPN
20 34 (24.11%) Windows 7
21 33 (23.40%) WSUS
21 33 (23.40%) EMC
21 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
21 33 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
22 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2003
22 31 (21.99%) McAfee
23 30 (21.28%) SQL
23 30 (21.28%) 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 20 (14.18%) MS Exchange
2 18 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (4.26%) IIS
5 5 (3.55%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.84%) Skype for Business
6 4 (2.84%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (0.71%) Hyperledger
Applications
1 33 (23.40%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.84%) FastStats
1 4 (2.84%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 62 (43.97%) Office 365
2 43 (30.50%) Azure
3 17 (12.06%) AWS
4 4 (2.84%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (1.42%) Mimecast
5 2 (1.42%) OneDrive
5 2 (1.42%) SaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.71%) Amazon EKS
6 1 (0.71%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.71%) Azure Machine Learning
6 1 (0.71%) IaaS
6 1 (0.71%) PaaS
6 1 (0.71%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 58 (41.13%) Firewall
2 53 (37.59%) DNS
3 52 (36.88%) DHCP
4 35 (24.82%) VPN
5 19 (13.48%) LAN
6 18 (12.77%) WAN
7 14 (9.93%) NetScaler
7 14 (9.93%) TCP/IP
8 9 (6.38%) VLAN
8 9 (6.38%) VoIP
8 9 (6.38%) Wireless
9 8 (5.67%) Cisco IOS
9 8 (5.67%) Network Security
10 7 (4.96%) Skype
11 6 (4.26%) Internet
11 6 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
12 5 (3.55%) MPLS
12 5 (3.55%) WebEx
13 4 (2.84%) Cisco Firepower
13 4 (2.84%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (17.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2014
2 11 (7.80%) SQL Server 2016
3 6 (4.26%) MySQL
4 3 (2.13%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.71%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.71%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Git (software)
1 5 (3.55%) Subversion
General
1 28 (19.86%) Finance
2 11 (7.80%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.84%) Back Office
3 4 (2.84%) Marketing
4 3 (2.13%) Banking
5 2 (1.42%) Law
5 2 (1.42%) Legal
6 1 (0.71%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (18.44%) Server Engineer
2 25 (17.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 22 (15.60%) IT Engineer
4 21 (14.89%) Support Engineer
5 17 (12.06%) IT Support
6 16 (11.35%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (9.22%) Systems Engineer
8 12 (8.51%) IT Support Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Security Engineer
9 9 (6.38%) Technical Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.67%) 3rd Line Support
10 8 (5.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 7 (4.96%) Consultant
11 7 (4.96%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
12 6 (4.26%) 2nd Line Support
12 6 (4.26%) Analyst
12 6 (4.26%) Desktop Support
12 6 (4.26%) Linux Engineer
13 5 (3.55%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) .NET Core
2 1 (0.71%) JSON
2 1 (0.71%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 17 (12.06%) Management Information System
3 14 (9.93%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (7.80%) CMDB
5 5 (3.55%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.55%) Thin Client
6 4 (2.84%) Clustering
6 4 (2.84%) EFT
6 4 (2.84%) iPad
6 4 (2.84%) iPhone
6 4 (2.84%) Mobile Computing
6 4 (2.84%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
7 3 (2.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 2 (1.42%) AS400
8 2 (1.42%) iSeries
8 2 (1.42%) PKI
8 2 (1.42%) RSA SecurID
8 2 (1.42%) Security Operations Centre
8 2 (1.42%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 106 (75.18%) Windows
2 67 (47.52%) Windows Server
3 51 (36.17%) Windows Server 2016
4 48 (34.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 38 (26.95%) Windows 10
6 34 (24.11%) Windows 7
7 31 (21.99%) Windows Server 2003
8 26 (18.44%) Windows Server 2012
9 19 (13.48%) Linux
9 19 (13.48%) Unix
10 9 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 8 (5.67%) Android
12 5 (3.55%) Mac OS
12 5 (3.55%) Solaris
12 5 (3.55%) Windows Server 2019
13 4 (2.84%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.13%) Apple iOS
15 2 (1.42%) tvOS
15 2 (1.42%) Windows 2000
15 2 (1.42%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (24.82%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 33 (23.40%) Disaster Recovery
3 26 (18.44%) Change Management
4 25 (17.73%) Performance Monitoring
4 25 (17.73%) Server Management
5 24 (17.02%) Proactive Management
5 24 (17.02%) Storage Management
5 24 (17.02%) Validation
6 18 (12.77%) Information Security
7 14 (9.93%) ITIL
7 14 (9.93%) Patch Management
7 14 (9.93%) Project Management
8 13 (9.22%) Preventative Maintenance
8 13 (9.22%) SIEM
9 12 (8.51%) Information Security Management
9 12 (8.51%) ISMS
9 12 (8.51%) Security Management
10 11 (7.80%) Cybersecurity
10 11 (7.80%) Data Governance
11 10 (7.09%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 30 (21.28%) SQL
2 28 (19.86%) PowerShell
3 12 (8.51%) Python
4 8 (5.67%) Perl
5 5 (3.55%) Bash Shell
6 4 (2.84%) T-SQL
6 4 (2.84%) VBScript
7 3 (2.13%) JavaScript
7 3 (2.13%) PHP
8 2 (1.42%) Java
8 2 (1.42%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 25 (17.73%) DV Cleared
3 13 (9.22%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (7.80%) MCSE
5 10 (7.09%) MCSA
6 7 (4.96%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (3.55%) CCNA
8 3 (2.13%) CCNP
8 3 (2.13%) Degree
9 2 (1.42%) CISSP
9 2 (1.42%) GIAC
9 2 (1.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.71%) CCDP
10 1 (0.71%) CCSP
10 1 (0.71%) CISM
10 1 (0.71%) ISEB
10 1 (0.71%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.71%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.71%) MCP
10 1 (0.71%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) QA
2 9 (6.38%) GDPR
3 4 (2.84%) SLA
4 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 89 (63.12%) Active Directory
2 74 (52.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 64 (45.39%) Hyper-V
4 20 (14.18%) XenApp
5 17 (12.06%) vSphere
6 15 (10.64%) XenDesktop
7 9 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (4.96%) Virtual Servers
9 5 (3.55%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (3.55%) VMware Server
10 3 (2.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 2 (1.42%) BitLocker
11 2 (1.42%) DFS Replication
12 1 (0.71%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
12 1 (0.71%) BIND 9
12 1 (0.71%) Docker
12 1 (0.71%) ProxySG
12 1 (0.71%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.71%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 54 (38.30%) SCCM
2 33 (23.40%) WSUS
3 28 (19.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 27 (19.15%) Norton AntiVirus
5 26 (18.44%) SCOM
5 26 (18.44%) SCVMM
6 25 (17.73%) NetBackup
7 24 (17.02%) EMC NetWorker
8 22 (15.60%) Backup Exec
9 7 (4.96%) Microsoft Intune
10 5 (3.55%) Ansible
10 5 (3.55%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (3.55%) Red Hat Satellite
10 5 (3.55%) SELinux
11 3 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
12 2 (1.42%) DameWare
12 2 (1.42%) OpenView
12 2 (1.42%) OVSD
13 1 (0.71%) FortiGate
13 1 (0.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 91 (64.54%) VMware
2 83 (58.87%) Microsoft
3 59 (41.84%) Citrix
4 45 (31.91%) Cisco
5 43 (30.50%) HP
6 33 (23.40%) EMC
7 31 (21.99%) McAfee
8 30 (21.28%) Veeam
9 27 (19.15%) Dell
10 22 (15.60%) Palo Alto
11 16 (11.35%) CommVault
12 15 (10.64%) Juniper
12 15 (10.64%) Sophos
13 13 (9.22%) EqualLogic
13 13 (9.22%) NetApp
14 11 (7.80%) Veritas
15 9 (6.38%) Adobe
15 9 (6.38%) Polycom
15 9 (6.38%) Red Hat
15 9 (6.38%) SolarWinds