Period
to 19 October 2017

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 19 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Endpoint Protection
UK
6 months to
19 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1078 1152 1199
Rank change year-on-year +74 +47 +54
Permanent jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 95 81 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.042% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.61% 0.49% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 75 71 108
UK median annual salary £37,500 £50,000 £36,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.00% +38.89% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £31,250 £26,775
90th Percentile £73,000 £60,000 £49,125
UK excluding London median annual salary £33,000 £51,500 £36,000
% change year-on-year -35.92% +43.06% -2.04%

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 15466 16586 16830
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 8.86% 8.67% 7.67%
Number of salaries quoted 12634 13398 13583
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +4.17% +3.23%
10th Percentile £31,075 £31,250 £29,750
90th Percentile £81,250 £77,500 £73,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%

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 19 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 14 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 19 October 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
England +35 84 £37,500 -25.00% 2
UK excluding London +88 71 £33,000 -35.92% 2
South East +60 31 £32,500 -36.89%
North of England +20 18 £33,000 -11.41% 2
London +5 17 £57,500 +15.00%
North West +3 13 £29,750 -20.13%
East of England -1 8 £26,250 -52.27%
South West - 6 - -
Yorkshire - 5 £33,000 - 2
Scotland - 4 £72,500 -
Midlands +44 3 £30,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +35 2 £30,000 +14.29%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Northern Ireland - 1 £26,500 -

For the 6 months to 19 October 2017, 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 95 (100.00%) Symantec
2 79 (83.16%) Windows
3 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
4 63 (66.32%) VMware
5 56 (58.95%) Active Directory
6 53 (55.79%) MS Exchange
7 47 (49.47%) Windows Server
8 46 (48.42%) Cisco
9 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
10 39 (41.05%) SQL
11 38 (40.00%) Altiris
11 38 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
12 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
12 37 (38.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 36 (37.89%) VMware ESXi
14 33 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
16 28 (29.47%) Backup Exec
16 28 (29.47%) Firewall
17 27 (28.42%) Linux
17 27 (28.42%) DNS
17 27 (28.42%) Juniper
17 27 (28.42%) Windows 7
18 26 (27.37%) Citrix
19 25 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
20 24 (25.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
20 24 (25.26%) SCOM
20 24 (25.26%) F5
20 24 (25.26%) Forcepoint
20 24 (25.26%) Clustering

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 53 (55.79%) MS Exchange
2 38 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 30 (31.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 18 (18.95%) SharePoint
5 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (9.47%) SharePoint 2013
5 9 (9.47%) Skype for Business
6 8 (8.42%) IIS
7 5 (5.26%) Apache
7 5 (5.26%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (4.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 15 (15.79%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.16%) SOLIDWORKS
3 1 (1.05%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.16%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.05%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.05%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 21 (22.11%) Office 365
2 5 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (4.21%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.05%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (1.05%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.05%) Dropbox
4 1 (1.05%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (29.47%) Firewall
2 27 (28.42%) DNS
3 20 (21.05%) DHCP
4 10 (10.53%) Internet
5 8 (8.42%) TCP/IP
6 6 (6.32%) FTP
6 6 (6.32%) HTTP
6 6 (6.32%) LAN
7 5 (5.26%) Kerberos
7 5 (5.26%) PBX
7 5 (5.26%) Skype
7 5 (5.26%) Wireless
8 4 (4.21%) VPN
8 4 (4.21%) WAN
9 3 (3.16%) IPsec
9 3 (3.16%) VLAN
10 2 (2.11%) LDAP
10 2 (2.11%) SSH
10 2 (2.11%) SSL
10 2 (2.11%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (44.21%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (5.26%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.21%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.11%) MySQL
6 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.05%) Vagrant
General
1 9 (9.47%) Manufacturing
2 7 (7.37%) Finance
3 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.05%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (27.37%) Support Engineer
2 18 (18.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) IT Support
4 13 (13.68%) Analyst
4 13 (13.68%) Support Analyst
5 12 (12.63%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Desktop Support
6 11 (11.58%) Technical Engineer
6 11 (11.58%) Technical Support
6 11 (11.58%) Technical Support Engineer
7 10 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
8 9 (9.47%) Team Leader
8 9 (9.47%) VMware Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 8 (8.42%) IT Analyst
9 8 (8.42%) IT Support Analyst
10 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support
10 7 (7.37%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) IT Engineer
10 7 (7.37%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.16%) .NET
3 2 (2.11%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.11%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 24 (25.26%) Clustering
2 17 (17.89%) Data Centre
2 17 (17.89%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.58%) Fat Client
3 11 (11.58%) Thin Client
4 9 (9.47%) Life Science
5 6 (6.32%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (6.32%) Computer Science
5 6 (6.32%) Cyber Defence
5 6 (6.32%) Hedge funds
6 5 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (4.21%) Blackberry
7 4 (4.21%) CESG
7 4 (4.21%) User Experience
8 2 (2.11%) iPhone
9 1 (1.05%) Public Cloud
9 1 (1.05%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 79 (83.16%) Windows
2 47 (49.47%) Windows Server
3 37 (38.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (28.42%) Linux
4 27 (28.42%) Windows 7
5 13 (13.68%) Windows 8
5 13 (13.68%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (10.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 6 (6.32%) Ubuntu
7 6 (6.32%) Windows 10
8 2 (2.11%) Windows XP
9 1 (1.05%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (17.89%) ITIL
2 15 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
3 12 (12.63%) Service Delivery
4 11 (11.58%) Change Management
4 11 (11.58%) Service Management
5 8 (8.42%) Information Security
6 7 (7.37%) Disaster Recovery
6 7 (7.37%) Software Engineering
7 6 (6.32%) Analytics
7 6 (6.32%) Computer Forensics
7 6 (6.32%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.32%) Event Correlation
7 6 (6.32%) ITSM
7 6 (6.32%) SIEM
7 6 (6.32%) Workflow
8 5 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 5 (5.26%) Project Management
8 5 (5.26%) Statistics
9 4 (4.21%) Application Packaging
9 4 (4.21%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (41.05%) SQL
2 21 (22.11%) PowerShell
3 13 (13.68%) VB
4 6 (6.32%) Python
4 6 (6.32%) Shell Script
5 4 (4.21%) VBScript
6 3 (3.16%) C
6 3 (3.16%) C#
6 3 (3.16%) C++
7 2 (2.11%) Java
8 1 (1.05%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 25 (26.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 24 (25.26%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 17 (17.89%) Degree
4 16 (16.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (13.68%) MCSA
5 13 (13.68%) Security Cleared
6 12 (12.63%) SC Cleared
7 5 (5.26%) DV Cleared
8 4 (4.21%) MCSE
9 2 (2.11%) CCNA
9 2 (2.11%) CEH
9 2 (2.11%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (2.11%) CISSP
9 2 (2.11%) CompTIA Security+
9 2 (2.11%) MCP
9 2 (2.11%) Security+ Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CCA
10 1 (1.05%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.37%) SLA
2 6 (6.32%) GPG13
3 2 (2.11%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (58.95%) Active Directory
2 36 (37.89%) VMware ESXi
3 33 (34.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 19 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 15 (15.79%) XenApp
6 13 (13.68%) XenDesktop
7 8 (8.42%) Microsoft App-V
7 8 (8.42%) Snort
8 4 (4.21%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Workstation
10 1 (1.05%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.05%) VMware Server
10 1 (1.05%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 37 (38.95%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 28 (29.47%) Backup Exec
3 24 (25.26%) SCOM
3 24 (25.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 24 (25.26%) vCenter Server
4 13 (13.68%) SCCM
5 12 (12.63%) NetBackup
5 12 (12.63%) WSUS
6 11 (11.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (6.32%) ArcSight ESM
7 6 (6.32%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (6.32%) RSA Archer
7 6 (6.32%) RSA enVision
7 6 (6.32%) RSA Security Analytics
8 5 (5.26%) HP SIM
8 5 (5.26%) Malwarebytes
8 5 (5.26%) Opscode Chef
8 5 (5.26%) XenMobile
9 4 (4.21%) Ansible
9 4 (4.21%) Puppet
Vendors
1 95 (100.00%) Symantec
2 76 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 63 (66.32%) VMware
4 46 (48.42%) Cisco
5 38 (40.00%) Altiris
6 27 (28.42%) Juniper
7 26 (27.37%) Citrix
8 24 (25.26%) Dell
8 24 (25.26%) F5
8 24 (25.26%) Forcepoint
8 24 (25.26%) Veritas
9 17 (17.89%) HP
10 13 (13.68%) NetApp
11 12 (12.63%) CommVault
11 12 (12.63%) SonicWALL
12 11 (11.58%) EqualLogic
13 7 (7.37%) Veeam
14 6 (6.32%) Avaya
14 6 (6.32%) Sourcefire
14 6 (6.32%) Trend Micro