Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 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 > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 171 208 206
Rank change year-on-year +37 -2 +34
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 48 29 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.91% 0.50% 0.46%
As % of the Vendors category 2.33% 1.09% 1.11%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 17
Scotland median annual salary £72,500 £43,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.67% +2.35% +32.81%
10th Percentile £35,500 £31,175 £29,750
90th Percentile £77,500 £71,625 £48,000
UK median annual salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +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 vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2056 2651 2601
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.11% 45.60% 40.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1257 1515 1680
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.66% +1.23%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £64,750 £58,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in Scotland over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Symantec in Scotland

Symantec
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Edinburgh +18 33 £72,500 +95.95%
Glasgow +18 12 £37,000 -22.11%
North Lanarkshire - 3 £23,500 -
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 23 (47.92%) PowerShell
4 22 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
4 22 (45.83%) Linux
5 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
5 21 (43.75%) Skype for Business
6 18 (37.50%) VMware
7 17 (35.42%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (35.42%) Citrix
7 17 (35.42%) Blackberry
7 17 (35.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 16 (33.33%) ITIL
9 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
10 14 (29.17%) IT Strategy
10 14 (29.17%) WAN
10 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
11 13 (27.08%) LAN
11 13 (27.08%) CISSP
11 13 (27.08%) SCOM
11 13 (27.08%) Asset Management
11 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
12 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (25.00%) DHCP
12 12 (25.00%) DNS
12 12 (25.00%) SQL
12 12 (25.00%) Skype
13 11 (22.92%) Varonis
13 11 (22.92%) Ansible

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 22 (45.83%) Exchange Server 2010
1 22 (45.83%) MS Exchange
2 21 (43.75%) Skype for Business
3 9 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 8 (16.67%) IBM Domino
5 2 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (4.17%) MQSeries
5 2 (4.17%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.08%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 11 (22.92%) Amazon AWS
1 11 (22.92%) Microsoft Azure
1 11 (22.92%) Office 365
2 8 (16.67%) Mimecast
3 2 (4.17%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 14 (29.17%) WAN
2 13 (27.08%) LAN
3 12 (25.00%) DHCP
3 12 (25.00%) DNS
3 12 (25.00%) Skype
4 10 (20.83%) Unified Communications
5 8 (16.67%) SAN
6 7 (14.58%) Firewall
7 4 (8.33%) LDAP
8 3 (6.25%) Kerberos
8 3 (6.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (6.25%) Wireshark
9 2 (4.17%) NAS
10 1 (2.08%) Intrusion Detection
10 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (29.17%) SQL Server
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 9 (18.75%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (6.25%) Publishing
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) IT Analyst
2 10 (20.83%) Systems Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Head of Infrastructure
3 7 (14.58%) Head of Security
3 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Architect
3 7 (14.58%) Security Engineer
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Senior Systems Analyst
5 4 (8.33%) IT Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Senior IT Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
5 4 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 4 (8.33%) Unified Communications Manager
6 3 (6.25%) Data Engineer
6 3 (6.25%) Lead Architect
7 2 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (4.17%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.33%) SailPoint
2 3 (6.25%) HTML
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (35.42%) Blackberry
2 15 (31.25%) Data Centre
3 8 (16.67%) Management Information System
4 4 (8.33%) EMC VNX
4 4 (8.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.08%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.08%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 33 (68.75%) Windows
2 22 (45.83%) Linux
3 11 (22.92%) Windows Server
4 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (18.75%) Ubuntu
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (4.17%) AIX
7 2 (4.17%) Mac OS
7 2 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (4.17%) Solaris
8 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (33.33%) ITIL
2 14 (29.17%) IT Strategy
3 13 (27.08%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (27.08%) Asset Management
4 9 (18.75%) Information Security
4 9 (18.75%) Root Cause Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) Investment Management
5 8 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
5 8 (16.67%) Service Delivery
5 8 (16.67%) Translating Business Requirements
6 6 (12.50%) Scrum
6 6 (12.50%) SIEM
6 6 (12.50%) TOGAF
7 4 (8.33%) ITIL V3
8 3 (6.25%) Analytics
8 3 (6.25%) BCP
8 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 3 (6.25%) Business Continuity Planning
8 3 (6.25%) Web Development
9 2 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (47.92%) PowerShell
2 12 (25.00%) SQL
3 7 (14.58%) Perl
4 6 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.33%) Python
6 3 (6.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.08%) C
7 1 (2.08%) Java
7 1 (2.08%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 13 (27.08%) CISSP
2 7 (14.58%) SSCP
3 6 (12.50%) MCSA
3 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.33%) MCSE
5 3 (6.25%) SANS
6 1 (2.08%) CISA
System Software
1 24 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (35.42%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (22.92%) Hyper-V
4 11 (22.92%) XenApp
4 11 (22.92%) XenDesktop
5 9 (18.75%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 17 (35.42%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 13 (27.08%) SCOM
3 11 (22.92%) Ansible
3 11 (22.92%) Opscode Chef
3 11 (22.92%) Puppet
4 9 (18.75%) SCCM
4 9 (18.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (8.33%) Backup Exec
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco CUCM
6 3 (6.25%) RSA Archer
7 2 (4.17%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 21 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 18 (37.50%) VMware
3 17 (35.42%) Citrix
4 11 (22.92%) CA
4 11 (22.92%) Cisco
4 11 (22.92%) Varonis
5 10 (20.83%) CyberArk
6 8 (16.67%) Lotus
6 8 (16.67%) McAfee
7 7 (14.58%) EMC
8 5 (10.42%) Oracle
9 4 (8.33%) ServiceNow
10 3 (6.25%) Forcepoint
10 3 (6.25%) NetWitness
10 3 (6.25%) Splunk
11 2 (4.17%) Dell
11 2 (4.17%) Google
11 2 (4.17%) IBM
11 2 (4.17%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.17%) Sophos