Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 6 months to 17 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Endpoint Protection
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1068 1111 1176
Rank change year-on-year +43 +65 +16
Permanent jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 89 62 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.051% 0.035% 0.052%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.58% 0.41% 0.67%
Number of salaries quoted 68 55 101
UK median annual salary £33,000 £52,500 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -37.14% +45.83% +10.77%
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,550 £25,000
90th Percentile £44,000 £56,000 £52,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £52,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -37.14% +45.83% +5.88%

Symantec Endpoint Protection is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15,332 15,205 16,080
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.85% 8.55% 7.83%
Number of salaries quoted 12,525 12,311 13,187
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% - +7.53%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £81,250 £78,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £46,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year +2.22% +4.65% +4.88%

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Symantec Endpoint Protection as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
England +29 81 £34,750 -33.81% 6
UK excluding London +57 75 £33,000 -37.14% 6
South East +27 31 £32,500 -39.81% 2
North of England +32 25 £33,000 -11.41%
Yorkshire - 16 £33,000 -
East of England +22 11 £35,000 -26.32% 3
North West +4 9 £30,750 -17.45%
London +7 7 £40,000 -
South West - 4 - -
Midlands +18 3 £56,250 +108.33% 1
West Midlands - 3 £56,250 - 1
Northern Ireland -21 1 £26,500 -18.46%

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, IT jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Symantec Endpoint Protection.

1 89 (100.00%) Symantec
2 84 (94.38%) Windows
3 72 (80.90%) Microsoft
4 60 (67.42%) MS Exchange
5 57 (64.04%) Windows Server 2012
6 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
6 51 (57.30%) VMware
7 50 (56.18%) Windows Server
8 46 (51.69%) Cisco
9 43 (48.31%) Exchange Server 2013
9 43 (48.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 38 (42.70%) VMware ESXi
11 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
11 37 (41.57%) Backup Exec
12 35 (39.33%) SQL
12 35 (39.33%) Windows 7
13 34 (38.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 34 (38.20%) Altiris
14 31 (34.83%) Clustering
14 31 (34.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 31 (34.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 31 (34.83%) DNS
14 31 (34.83%) Juniper
14 31 (34.83%) Veritas
14 31 (34.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 31 (34.83%) Forcepoint
14 31 (34.83%) F5
14 31 (34.83%) vCenter Server
15 26 (29.21%) DHCP
15 26 (29.21%) Microsoft Office

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 60 (67.42%) MS Exchange
2 43 (48.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 43 (48.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (22.47%) SharePoint
3 20 (22.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 10 (11.24%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (5.62%) Skype for Business
6 2 (2.25%) IIS
Applications
1 26 (29.21%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.25%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (2.25%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 21 (23.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (21.35%) Office 365
3 11 (12.36%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 31 (34.83%) DNS
2 26 (29.21%) DHCP
3 20 (22.47%) Firewall
4 8 (8.99%) Internet
4 8 (8.99%) TCP/IP
5 5 (5.62%) Skype
6 4 (4.49%) FTP
6 4 (4.49%) HTTP
6 4 (4.49%) Wireless
7 3 (3.37%) Remote Desktop
7 3 (3.37%) VLAN
7 3 (3.37%) VoIP
7 3 (3.37%) VPN
8 2 (2.25%) LAN
9 1 (1.12%) NetScaler
9 1 (1.12%) Network Security
9 1 (1.12%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (41.57%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.49%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (3.37%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.12%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 7 (7.87%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 34 (38.20%) Support Engineer
2 21 (23.60%) VMware Engineer
3 20 (22.47%) VMware Support Engineer
4 18 (20.22%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 17 (19.10%) IT Support
6 13 (14.61%) 2nd Line Support
7 12 (13.48%) Administrator
7 12 (13.48%) Systems Administrator
8 11 (12.36%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 11 (12.36%) Analyst
8 11 (12.36%) Support Analyst
9 10 (11.24%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Support
9 10 (11.24%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 10 (11.24%) Technical Engineer
9 10 (11.24%) Technical Support
9 10 (11.24%) Technical Support Engineer
10 9 (10.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
10 9 (10.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.25%) .NET
2 1 (1.12%) Hibernate
2 1 (1.12%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 31 (34.83%) Clustering
2 12 (13.48%) Data Centre
3 9 (10.11%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.99%) Fat Client
4 8 (8.99%) Management Information System
4 8 (8.99%) Thin Client
5 7 (7.87%) Life Science
6 4 (4.49%) Cyber Defence
6 4 (4.49%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.12%) iPhone
7 1 (1.12%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 84 (94.38%) Windows
2 57 (64.04%) Windows Server 2012
3 50 (56.18%) Windows Server
4 35 (39.33%) Windows 7
5 22 (24.72%) Windows Server 2008
6 14 (15.73%) Linux
6 14 (15.73%) Windows 8
7 13 (14.61%) Windows 10
8 3 (3.37%) Unix
9 1 (1.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.12%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (11.24%) Patch Management
2 9 (10.11%) ITIL
2 9 (10.11%) Service Management
3 8 (8.99%) Change Management
3 8 (8.99%) CRM
4 7 (7.87%) Mentoring
5 6 (6.74%) BCP
5 6 (6.74%) Business Continuity
5 6 (6.74%) Business Continuity Planning
5 6 (6.74%) Business Process Analysis
5 6 (6.74%) Coaching
5 6 (6.74%) Email Filtering
5 6 (6.74%) Kalman Filter
5 6 (6.74%) SDLC
5 6 (6.74%) Web Filtering
6 5 (5.62%) Analytics
6 5 (5.62%) Information Security
6 5 (5.62%) Project Management
6 5 (5.62%) Software Engineering
7 4 (4.49%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 35 (39.33%) SQL
2 11 (12.36%) PowerShell
3 4 (4.49%) Python
3 4 (4.49%) Shell Script
3 4 (4.49%) VBScript
4 2 (2.25%) C
4 2 (2.25%) C#
4 2 (2.25%) C++
4 2 (2.25%) VB
5 1 (1.12%) Java
5 1 (1.12%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 31 (34.83%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
1 31 (34.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.36%) Degree
4 9 (10.11%) MCSA
5 6 (6.74%) Security Cleared
6 5 (5.62%) SC Cleared
7 4 (4.49%) MCITP
7 4 (4.49%) MCSE
8 3 (3.37%) CCNA
8 3 (3.37%) CCNP
8 3 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (1.12%) CCA
9 1 (1.12%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (1.12%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.49%) GPG13
2 1 (1.12%) SLA
System Software
1 51 (57.30%) Active Directory
2 38 (42.70%) VMware ESXi
3 20 (22.47%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (15.73%) Hyper-V
5 5 (5.62%) Snort
6 4 (4.49%) XenApp
7 2 (2.25%) BitLocker
7 2 (2.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.25%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.12%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (1.12%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (41.57%) Backup Exec
2 34 (38.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 31 (34.83%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 31 (34.83%) vCenter Server
4 19 (21.35%) Norton AntiVirus
5 15 (16.85%) SCOM
6 14 (15.73%) WSUS
7 12 (13.48%) SCCM
8 4 (4.49%) ArcSight ESM
8 4 (4.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
8 4 (4.49%) RSA Archer
8 4 (4.49%) RSA enVision
8 4 (4.49%) RSA Security Analytics
9 1 (1.12%) DameWare
9 1 (1.12%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (1.12%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 89 (100.00%) Symantec
2 72 (80.90%) Microsoft
3 51 (57.30%) VMware
4 46 (51.69%) Cisco
5 34 (38.20%) Altiris
6 31 (34.83%) F5
6 31 (34.83%) Forcepoint
6 31 (34.83%) Juniper
6 31 (34.83%) Veritas
7 15 (16.85%) Dell
8 13 (14.61%) Citrix
9 12 (13.48%) Veeam
10 11 (12.36%) SonicWALL
11 9 (10.11%) CommVault
12 8 (8.99%) EqualLogic
12 8 (8.99%) NetApp
13 5 (5.62%) HP
14 4 (4.49%) ArcSight
14 4 (4.49%) LogLogic
14 4 (4.49%) Trend Micro