The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 3 months to 29 March 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
South East / Kent
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 91 86
Rank change year-on-year +13 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 9 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 1.13% 1.14% 1.16%
As % of the Vendors category 2.41% 2.48% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 9 13 11
Median salary £30,000 £35,000 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.28% +16.66%  
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.84%  

Symantec is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Kent
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 374 525 472
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Kent 46.75% 46.21% 49.84%
Number of salaries quoted 301 458 427
Median salary £39,000 £37,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.69% -0.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Kent citing Symantec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Kent

Symantec
Salary Trend in Kent

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Symantec in Kent.

Salary trend for Symantec in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 Kent region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 13 (100.00%) Windows
1 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (92.31%) Backup Exec
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 11 (84.62%) Firewall
3 11 (84.62%) vSphere
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (76.92%) VLAN
4 10 (76.92%) Blackberry
4 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus
4 10 (76.92%) VPN
5 9 (69.23%) SLA
5 9 (69.23%) Cisco
5 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
5 9 (69.23%) Internet
5 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
5 9 (69.23%) SAN
5 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 9 (69.23%) Wireless
5 9 (69.23%) Kaspersky
5 9 (69.23%) WatchGuard
5 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
5 9 (69.23%) Mac OS
5 9 (69.23%) Migration

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 13 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 10 (76.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) Firewall
2 10 (76.92%) VLAN
2 10 (76.92%) VPN
3 9 (69.23%) Internet
3 9 (69.23%) iSCSI
3 9 (69.23%) SAN
3 9 (69.23%) Wireless
4 3 (23.08%) DHCP
4 3 (23.08%) DNS
5 1 (7.69%) DSL
5 1 (7.69%) LAN
5 1 (7.69%) NAS
5 1 (7.69%) SNMP
5 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Support Engineer
2 10 (76.92%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Server Support
3 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (69.23%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory Support
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory Support Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Exchange Support
3 9 (69.23%) Server Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Server Support
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server Engineer
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server Support
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Blackberry
2 9 (69.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
3 1 (7.69%) iPad
3 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (76.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 9 (69.23%) Mac OS
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Customer Requirements
1 9 (69.23%) E-Commerce
1 9 (69.23%) Migration
1 9 (69.23%) Server Building
2 1 (7.69%) BCP
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
2 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (7.69%) CRM
2 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (7.69%) ERP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
2 1 (7.69%) Project Management
2 1 (7.69%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (69.23%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 13 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (84.62%) vSphere
3 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
4 1 (7.69%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (7.69%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 12 (92.31%) Backup Exec
2 10 (76.92%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 2 (15.38%) WSUS
4 1 (7.69%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) VMware
2 12 (92.31%) Citrix
3 9 (69.23%) Cisco
3 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
3 9 (69.23%) Kaspersky
3 9 (69.23%) Veeam
3 9 (69.23%) WatchGuard
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Acronis
5 1 (7.69%) Sage