Period
to 6 April 2020

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 6 April 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
England > South East
6 months to
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 391 416 466
Rank change year-on-year +25 +50 +4
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 63 96 113
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the South East 0.30% 0.36% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.72% 0.86% 0.81%
Number of salaries quoted 27 79 92
Median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -23.81% +40.00% -
10th Percentile £24,850 £32,400 £26,250
90th Percentile £60,050 £65,000 £56,775
England median annual salary £40,000 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year -23.81% +16.67% +5.88%

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 South East.

All Vendors
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 8,730 11,153 14,027
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 41.01% 41.68% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 6,774 8,923 11,015
Median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £78,750 £72,500 £68,750
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% -

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Symantec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the South East

Symantec
Salary Trend in the South East

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Symantec in the South East.

Salary trend for Symantec in the South East

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the South East

Salary distribution for jobs citing Symantec in the South East over the 6 months to 6 April 2020.

Salary histogram for Symantec in the South East

Symantec
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the South East region over the 6 months to 6 April 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
Thames Valley +15 24 £37,500 -37.50% 3
Berkshire +17 19 £35,000 -41.67% 2
West Sussex +12 15 £47,250 -10.00% 1
Surrey +57 12 £29,000 -3.33% 2
East Sussex +7 6 £42,500 +70.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +23 4 £47,500 -5.00% 1
Hampshire +31 3 £58,000 +28.89% 2
Kent +18 2 £36,250 +34.26% 1
Oxfordshire +21 1 £40,000 -
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 6 April 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 South East region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 46 (73.02%) Windows
3 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
4 37 (58.73%) VMware
5 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
6 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (50.79%) Hyper-V
7 31 (49.21%) Windows Server 2016
7 31 (49.21%) Citrix
7 31 (49.21%) McAfee
7 31 (49.21%) Norton AntiVirus
8 30 (47.62%) HP
9 26 (41.27%) DNS
9 26 (41.27%) Firewall
10 25 (39.68%) Office 365
10 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
11 24 (38.10%) DHCP
12 23 (36.51%) Information Security
13 21 (33.33%) Change Management
13 21 (33.33%) Azure
13 21 (33.33%) Data Centre
14 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
14 20 (31.75%) SCCM
14 20 (31.75%) WSUS
14 20 (31.75%) Cisco
15 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
15 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
15 19 (30.16%) NetBackup
15 19 (30.16%) SCVMM
16 18 (28.57%) EMC

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 12 (19.05%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (9.52%) IIS
3 5 (7.94%) Apache
4 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
5 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.59%) Site Server
Applications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 25 (39.68%) Office 365
2 21 (33.33%) Azure
3 5 (7.94%) AWS
4 1 (1.59%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (41.27%) DNS
1 26 (41.27%) Firewall
2 24 (38.10%) DHCP
3 14 (22.22%) WAN
4 13 (20.63%) NetScaler
5 12 (19.05%) LAN
6 10 (15.87%) TCP/IP
7 7 (11.11%) Network Security
8 6 (9.52%) VPN
9 4 (6.35%) Internet
10 3 (4.76%) VLAN
10 3 (4.76%) VoIP
11 2 (3.17%) BGP
11 2 (3.17%) Cisco IOS
11 2 (3.17%) IPv4
11 2 (3.17%) IPv6
11 2 (3.17%) OSPF
11 2 (3.17%) RIP
11 2 (3.17%) SAN
11 2 (3.17%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2014
1 10 (15.87%) SQL Server 2016
2 2 (3.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.17%) Subversion
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Retail
3 2 (3.17%) Back Office
4 1 (1.59%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 17 (26.98%) Server Engineer
2 15 (23.81%) Systems Engineer
3 8 (12.70%) Analyst
4 7 (11.11%) Technical Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Linux Engineer
6 5 (7.94%) Senior Systems Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) IT Support
7 4 (6.35%) Network Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Information Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Information Security Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) IT Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (4.76%) Security Analyst
8 3 (4.76%) Security Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (3.17%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) Senior Linux Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.35%) LDAP
2 1 (1.59%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 21 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 15 (23.81%) Management Information System
3 11 (17.46%) CMDB
4 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.17%) AS400
5 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) iSeries
6 1 (1.59%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 46 (73.02%) Windows
2 35 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 31 (49.21%) Windows Server 2016
4 25 (39.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (30.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (23.81%) Linux
6 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 11 (17.46%) Windows 10
7 11 (17.46%) Windows 7
8 7 (11.11%) Unix
9 5 (7.94%) CentOS
9 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (3.17%) Solaris
10 2 (3.17%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.59%) AIX
11 1 (1.59%) Android
11 1 (1.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (36.51%) Information Security
2 21 (33.33%) Change Management
3 19 (30.16%) Disaster Recovery
4 17 (26.98%) Performance Monitoring
4 17 (26.98%) Proactive Management
4 17 (26.98%) Server Management
4 17 (26.98%) Storage Management
4 17 (26.98%) Validation
5 11 (17.46%) Project Management
6 10 (15.87%) Data Governance
6 10 (15.87%) Information Security Management
6 10 (15.87%) ISMS
6 10 (15.87%) Preventative Maintenance
6 10 (15.87%) Security Management
7 9 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 9 (14.29%) ITIL
8 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
8 7 (11.11%) Incident Management
9 6 (9.52%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (9.52%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.81%) SQL
2 4 (6.35%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.17%) C
3 2 (3.17%) Perl
3 2 (3.17%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 20 (31.75%) Security Cleared
2 17 (26.98%) DV Cleared
3 6 (9.52%) CISSP
4 4 (6.35%) CCNA
4 4 (6.35%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (6.35%) CISM
4 4 (6.35%) GIAC
4 4 (6.35%) IISP
5 3 (4.76%) CCNP
5 3 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.17%) CCMSE
6 2 (3.17%) CCSA
6 2 (3.17%) CCSE
6 2 (3.17%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.17%) JNCIP
6 2 (3.17%) JNCIS
6 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.59%) Degree
7 1 (1.59%) MCITP
7 1 (1.59%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) QA
2 7 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (6.35%) GDPR
3 4 (6.35%) SLA
4 3 (4.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 47 (74.60%) Active Directory
2 32 (50.79%) Hyper-V
2 32 (50.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (20.63%) XenApp
4 12 (19.05%) vSphere
5 10 (15.87%) XenDesktop
6 5 (7.94%) KVM
6 5 (7.94%) Squid
6 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
7 2 (3.17%) DFS Replication
7 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (3.17%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 31 (49.21%) Norton AntiVirus
2 20 (31.75%) SCCM
2 20 (31.75%) WSUS
3 19 (30.16%) NetBackup
3 19 (30.16%) SCVMM
4 17 (26.98%) EMC NetWorker
4 17 (26.98%) SCOM
5 10 (15.87%) Backup Exec
6 3 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 2 (3.17%) Ansible
7 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Satellite
7 2 (3.17%) SELinux
8 1 (1.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 38 (60.32%) Microsoft
2 37 (58.73%) VMware
3 31 (49.21%) Citrix
3 31 (49.21%) McAfee
4 30 (47.62%) HP
5 20 (31.75%) Cisco
6 18 (28.57%) EMC
7 13 (20.63%) Juniper
8 12 (19.05%) Dell
8 12 (19.05%) NetApp
8 12 (19.05%) Palo Alto
9 11 (17.46%) EqualLogic
9 11 (17.46%) Sophos
9 11 (17.46%) Veeam
10 10 (15.87%) CommVault
11 8 (12.70%) Red Hat
12 5 (7.94%) Oracle
12 5 (7.94%) SolarWinds
13 4 (6.35%) Forcepoint
13 4 (6.35%) Proofpoint