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 3 months to 24 April 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
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 121 142 160
Rank change year-on-year +21 +18  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 26 15 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.09% 0.51% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 2.79% 1.14% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 16 8 2
Median salary £72,500 £43,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +66.66% +45.00%  
UK excluding London median salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% -2.77%  

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 931 1312 1285
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 39.18% 44.47% 40.26%
Number of salaries quoted 585 774 792
Median salary £44,500 £45,000 £40,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.11% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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 3 months to 24 April 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 3 months to 24 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +19 17 £72,500 +89.54%
Glasgow +18 8 £43,750 -7.89%
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Symantec
UK

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
3 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
4 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
5 13 (37.14%) Citrix
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
5 13 (37.14%) Finance
6 11 (31.43%) VMware
6 11 (31.43%) CISSP
6 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
7 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
7 10 (28.57%) IT Strategy
8 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
8 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
8 9 (25.71%) Perl
8 9 (25.71%) Firewall
8 9 (25.71%) Asset Management
8 9 (25.71%) SCCM
9 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
9 8 (22.86%) SQL
9 8 (22.86%) DNS
9 8 (22.86%) CyberArk
10 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 7 (20.00%) LAN
10 7 (20.00%) WAN
10 7 (20.00%) SSCP
10 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
10 7 (20.00%) Office 365
10 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development

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 10 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 7 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.86%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Office 365
2 5 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 9 (25.71%) Firewall
2 8 (22.86%) DNS
3 7 (20.00%) LAN
3 7 (20.00%) WAN
4 6 (17.14%) DHCP
5 5 (14.29%) LDAP
6 3 (8.57%) Kerberos
6 3 (8.57%) SAN
6 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
6 3 (8.57%) Wireshark
7 2 (5.71%) VLAN
7 2 (5.71%) VPN
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (2.86%) NAS
8 1 (2.86%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (25.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Database
General
1 13 (37.14%) Finance
2 4 (11.43%) Publishing
3 2 (5.71%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.00%) Head of Infrastructure
1 7 (20.00%) Head of Security
1 7 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (14.29%) Consultant
3 4 (11.43%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (11.43%) Systems Engineer
3 4 (11.43%) Technical Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Data Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Technical Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Technical Consultant
5 2 (5.71%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Consultant
6 1 (2.86%) Designer
6 1 (2.86%) Information Security Analyst
6 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (2.86%) Wintel Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) SailPoint
2 3 (8.57%) HTML
3 1 (2.86%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
3 5 (14.29%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.71%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.86%) Client/Server
5 1 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Replication
5 1 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (68.57%) Windows
2 13 (37.14%) Linux
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 5 (14.29%) Ubuntu
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (2.86%) AIX
6 1 (2.86%) Mac OS
6 1 (2.86%) Solaris
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
6 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) IT Strategy
2 9 (25.71%) Asset Management
3 7 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (20.00%) Information Security
3 7 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.43%) BCP
4 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity
4 4 (11.43%) Business Continuity Planning
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.43%) Investment Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Scrum
4 4 (11.43%) Security Architecture
4 4 (11.43%) SIEM
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (11.43%) TOGAF
4 4 (11.43%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (8.57%) Analytics
5 3 (8.57%) Presales
5 3 (8.57%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (45.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (25.71%) Perl
3 8 (22.86%) SQL
4 6 (17.14%) VBScript
5 5 (14.29%) Bash Shell
6 4 (11.43%) Python
7 3 (8.57%) JavaScript
8 1 (2.86%) C
8 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (31.43%) CISSP
2 7 (20.00%) SSCP
3 3 (8.57%) SANS
4 1 (2.86%) CISA
4 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 6 (17.14%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (17.14%) XenApp
4 6 (17.14%) XenDesktop
5 5 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (8.57%) vSphere
7 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Server
7 1 (2.86%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
2 7 (20.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 6 (17.14%) SCOM
4 5 (14.29%) Ansible
4 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (14.29%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (14.29%) Puppet
4 5 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
6 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
6 1 (2.86%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 18 (51.43%) Microsoft
2 13 (37.14%) Citrix
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 8 (22.86%) CyberArk
5 5 (14.29%) CA
5 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 5 (14.29%) Varonis
6 4 (11.43%) Intel Security
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
7 3 (8.57%) EMC
7 3 (8.57%) Forcepoint
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk
8 2 (5.71%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.86%) Avaya
9 1 (2.86%) CommVault
9 1 (2.86%) Dell
9 1 (2.86%) HP
9 1 (2.86%) IBM
9 1 (2.86%) NetWitness
9 1 (2.86%) Veeam