Period
to 19 September 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 September 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
England > North West
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 291 345 342
Rank change year-on-year +54 -3 -17
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 40 21 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.38% 0.18% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.95% 0.40% 0.57%
Number of salaries quoted 32 20 21
North West median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +11.76% +14.09%
10th Percentile £35,050 £24,500 £25,750
90th Percentile £57,500 £67,000 £57,500
England median annual salary £50,000 £46,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year +8.70% +8.24% +6.25%

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 the North West.

All Vendors
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 4,213 5,275 6,177
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 40.09% 44.28% 46.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3,039 4,193 4,805
North West median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £24,000 £23,600
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the North West

Symantec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Symantec in the North West

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the North West over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Symantec in the North West

Symantec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the North West region over the 6 months to 19 September 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
Manchester +29 22 £50,000 +11.11% 7
Cheshire +34 13 £51,000 -13.56% 1
Merseyside 0 5 £49,000 +25.64%
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 North West region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 13 (32.50%) Finance
3 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
4 12 (30.00%) Windows
4 12 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (30.00%) Patch Management
5 11 (27.50%) SIEM
5 11 (27.50%) Information Security
5 11 (27.50%) CCNP
5 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
5 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (25.00%) Linux
6 10 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
7 9 (22.50%) Office 365
7 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
8 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
8 8 (20.00%) Migration
8 8 (20.00%) Banking
8 8 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 8 (20.00%) CCIE
8 8 (20.00%) DNS
8 8 (20.00%) Juniper
8 8 (20.00%) Firewall
8 8 (20.00%) F5
8 8 (20.00%) FortiGate
8 8 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 8 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 8 (20.00%) Project Delivery

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 9 (22.50%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (5.00%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
Applications
1 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 5 (12.50%) Azure
3 3 (7.50%) AWS
4 1 (2.50%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) DNS
1 8 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 8 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 6 (15.00%) TCP/IP
3 5 (12.50%) LAN
3 5 (12.50%) WAN
3 5 (12.50%) Wireless
4 4 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (10.00%) DHCP
4 4 (10.00%) IMAP
4 4 (10.00%) POP3
4 4 (10.00%) Skype
4 4 (10.00%) SMTP
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco Firepower
5 3 (7.50%) NAS
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
6 2 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (2.50%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Banking
3 3 (7.50%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (27.50%) Security Engineer
2 9 (22.50%) Information Security Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Engineering Specialist
3 7 (17.50%) Network Specialist
4 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (10.00%) IT Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Analyst
5 3 (7.50%) Designer
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (7.50%) Desktop Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) IT Support
5 3 (7.50%) Messaging Specialist
5 3 (7.50%) Security Designer
6 2 (5.00%) Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) IT Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.00%) SCCM Administrator
6 2 (5.00%) Senior IT Engineer
6 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) LDAP
1 4 (10.00%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Management Information System
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (5.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (5.00%) Social Network
4 2 (5.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (30.00%) Windows
2 10 (25.00%) Linux
3 5 (12.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (12.50%) Windows Server
4 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (2.50%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.50%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (30.00%) Patch Management
2 11 (27.50%) Information Security
2 11 (27.50%) SIEM
3 10 (25.00%) Proactive Monitoring
4 8 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 8 (20.00%) Migration
4 8 (20.00%) Project Delivery
5 7 (17.50%) ITIL
5 7 (17.50%) Server Hardening
6 6 (15.00%) Coaching
6 6 (15.00%) Security Management
7 5 (12.50%) Mentoring
8 4 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
8 4 (10.00%) Incident Management
8 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 4 (10.00%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (10.00%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (7.50%) Asset Management
9 3 (7.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) CCNP
1 11 (27.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCIE
3 6 (15.00%) Degree
4 4 (10.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (7.50%) CISSP
5 3 (7.50%) TOGAF Certification
6 2 (5.00%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (30.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (17.50%) NIST
3 3 (7.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (10.00%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
4 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
4 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 8 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 4 (10.00%) SCOM
3 4 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (7.50%) CASB
4 3 (7.50%) Jamf Pro
4 3 (7.50%) SCCM
4 3 (7.50%) Stealthwatch
4 3 (7.50%) Terraform
5 2 (5.00%) AirWatch
5 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
5 2 (5.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (5.00%) WSUS
6 1 (2.50%) DameWare
6 1 (2.50%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (2.50%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.50%) OpenView
6 1 (2.50%) OVSD
6 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
6 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Cisco
2 16 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (20.00%) Blue Coat
3 8 (20.00%) F5
3 8 (20.00%) Juniper
4 7 (17.50%) McAfee
4 7 (17.50%) VMware
5 6 (15.00%) Fortinet
6 5 (12.50%) Veritas
7 4 (10.00%) Apple
7 4 (10.00%) HP
7 4 (10.00%) IronPort
7 4 (10.00%) MobileIron
7 4 (10.00%) Proofpoint
7 4 (10.00%) RightFax
8 3 (7.50%) Avaya
8 3 (7.50%) Citrix
8 3 (7.50%) Forcepoint
8 3 (7.50%) ForeScout
8 3 (7.50%) Netskope