Period
to 17 August 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 17 August 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Endpoint Protection
UK
6 months to
17 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1094 1153 1196
Rank change year-on-year +59 +43 +33
Permanent jobs citing Symantec Endpoint Protection 77 94 96
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.047% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.50% 0.55% 0.58%
Number of salaries quoted 64 84 91
UK median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +42.86% -6.67%
10th Percentile £24,625 £26,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £37,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year -6.25% +11.11% -

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

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 15436 17026 16534
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.77% 8.60% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 12502 13852 13200
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £30,500 £30,500 £29,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £76,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £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 17 August 2017.

Salary histogram for Symantec Endpoint Protection in the UK

Symantec Endpoint Protection
Top 13 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 August 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 +75 70 £47,500 -5.00% 3
UK excluding London +51 47 £37,500 -6.25% 4
London +39 29 £52,500 +5.00%
South East +54 17 £37,500 -6.25%
North of England - 10 £26,750 - 1
North West - 9 £25,500 -
East of England -11 7 £25,500 -51.43% 1
Scotland - 7 £72,500 -
Midlands +24 3 £30,000 +14.29%
South West - 3 - - 1
East Midlands +25 2 £30,000 +14.29%
West Midlands +27 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £28,000 - 1

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 77 (100.00%) Symantec
2 64 (83.12%) Windows
3 60 (77.92%) Microsoft
4 57 (74.03%) Active Directory
5 46 (59.74%) VMware
6 45 (58.44%) MS Exchange
7 43 (55.84%) SQL Server
8 35 (45.45%) Windows Server
9 32 (41.56%) SQL
10 31 (40.26%) DNS
11 29 (37.66%) Altiris
11 29 (37.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 27 (35.06%) DHCP
12 27 (35.06%) Linux
13 26 (33.77%) Cisco
14 25 (32.47%) Citrix
14 25 (32.47%) Exchange Server 2010
15 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
15 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
15 24 (31.17%) NetBackup
16 22 (28.57%) PowerShell
17 21 (27.27%) HP
18 20 (25.97%) Management Information System
18 20 (25.97%) Windows 7
18 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2013
19 19 (24.68%) Root Cause Analysis
19 19 (24.68%) SCCM
19 19 (24.68%) SCOM
20 18 (23.38%) VMware ESXi
20 18 (23.38%) Disaster Recovery

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 45 (58.44%) MS Exchange
2 25 (32.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (25.97%) Exchange Server 2013
4 16 (20.78%) SharePoint
5 14 (18.18%) Skype for Business
6 13 (16.88%) IIS
7 11 (14.29%) Apache
7 11 (14.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 7 (9.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.30%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.60%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Sage 200
2 1 (1.30%) Infor SunSystems
2 1 (1.30%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 14 (18.18%) Office 365
2 9 (11.69%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (10.39%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.19%) OneDrive
5 2 (2.60%) AWS CloudFormation
5 2 (2.60%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (1.30%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (1.30%) Dropbox
Communications & Networking
1 31 (40.26%) DNS
2 27 (35.06%) DHCP
3 17 (22.08%) Firewall
3 17 (22.08%) LAN
4 12 (15.58%) TCP/IP
5 11 (14.29%) Kerberos
6 7 (9.09%) Skype
6 7 (9.09%) WAN
7 5 (6.49%) PBX
7 5 (6.49%) VPN
8 4 (5.19%) Internet
9 3 (3.90%) FTP
9 3 (3.90%) HTTP
9 3 (3.90%) IPsec
9 3 (3.90%) VLAN
10 2 (2.60%) LDAP
10 2 (2.60%) SAN
10 2 (2.60%) SSH
10 2 (2.60%) SSL
10 2 (2.60%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 43 (55.84%) SQL Server
2 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (9.09%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (2.60%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.60%) Vagrant
General
1 7 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 6 (7.79%) Finance
3 2 (2.60%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.30%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.30%) Automotive
4 1 (1.30%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (23.38%) Systems Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (14.29%) Desktop Support
3 11 (14.29%) VMware Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Server Engineer
4 9 (11.69%) Support Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Active Directory Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Exchange Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Server Engineer
5 8 (10.39%) Windows Systems Engineer
6 7 (9.09%) Administrator
6 7 (9.09%) Technical Support
7 6 (7.79%) Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Support Analyst
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Engineer
7 6 (7.79%) Technical Support Engineer
8 5 (6.49%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (6.49%) Desktop Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (14.29%) Web Services
2 3 (3.90%) .NET
3 2 (2.60%) 802.1X
3 2 (2.60%) Hibernate
3 2 (2.60%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.97%) Management Information System
2 16 (20.78%) Data Centre
3 13 (16.88%) Hedge funds
4 9 (11.69%) Clustering
5 7 (9.09%) Blackberry
5 7 (9.09%) Fat Client
5 7 (9.09%) Thin Client
6 6 (7.79%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.79%) Life Science
7 4 (5.19%) CESG
7 4 (5.19%) User Experience
8 3 (3.90%) Analytical Skills
8 3 (3.90%) Cyber Defence
9 2 (2.60%) iPhone
9 2 (2.60%) Public Cloud
10 1 (1.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (83.12%) Windows
2 35 (45.45%) Windows Server
3 27 (35.06%) Linux
4 24 (31.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (25.97%) Windows 7
6 16 (20.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 14 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (14.29%) Windows 8
9 9 (11.69%) Ubuntu
10 5 (6.49%) Windows 10
11 4 (5.19%) Windows XP
12 3 (3.90%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (1.30%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.68%) Root Cause Analysis
2 18 (23.38%) Disaster Recovery
3 13 (16.88%) ITIL
4 12 (15.58%) Information Security
4 12 (15.58%) Service Delivery
5 7 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 7 (9.09%) Change Management
5 7 (9.09%) Investment Management
5 7 (9.09%) IT Strategy
5 7 (9.09%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (6.49%) Configuration Management
6 5 (6.49%) Statistics
7 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
7 4 (5.19%) Customer Requirements
7 4 (5.19%) Desktop Virtualisation
7 4 (5.19%) Disk Encryption
7 4 (5.19%) Presales
7 4 (5.19%) Test Automation
8 3 (3.90%) Event Correlation
8 3 (3.90%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (41.56%) SQL
2 22 (28.57%) PowerShell
3 18 (23.38%) VB
4 4 (5.19%) VBScript
5 3 (3.90%) Python
5 3 (3.90%) Shell Script
6 2 (2.60%) C
6 2 (2.60%) C#
6 2 (2.60%) C++
6 2 (2.60%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (18.18%) Degree
2 10 (12.99%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (12.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 9 (11.69%) SC Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) Security Cleared
3 9 (11.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (10.39%) MCSA
5 5 (6.49%) DV Cleared
6 3 (3.90%) MCSE
7 2 (2.60%) CCNA
7 2 (2.60%) CEH
7 2 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.60%) CISSP
7 2 (2.60%) CompTIA Security+
7 2 (2.60%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.30%) HND
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.30%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.30%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) SLA
2 3 (3.90%) GPG13
3 2 (2.60%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 57 (74.03%) Active Directory
2 24 (31.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (23.38%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (22.08%) XenApp
5 16 (20.78%) Hyper-V
5 16 (20.78%) XenDesktop
6 11 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (6.49%) Snort
8 4 (5.19%) BitLocker
9 2 (2.60%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (2.60%) vSphere
10 1 (1.30%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (1.30%) MDaemon
10 1 (1.30%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (1.30%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 29 (37.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 24 (31.17%) NetBackup
3 19 (24.68%) SCCM
3 19 (24.68%) SCOM
4 12 (15.58%) Backup Exec
5 11 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
6 9 (11.69%) Opscode Chef
6 9 (11.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 9 (11.69%) vCenter Server
6 9 (11.69%) WSUS
7 7 (9.09%) Ansible
7 7 (9.09%) Puppet
8 5 (6.49%) HP SIM
8 5 (6.49%) Malwarebytes
8 5 (6.49%) XenMobile
9 4 (5.19%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (3.90%) ArcSight ESM
10 3 (3.90%) RSA Archer
10 3 (3.90%) RSA enVision
10 3 (3.90%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Symantec
2 60 (77.92%) Microsoft
3 46 (59.74%) VMware
4 29 (37.66%) Altiris
5 26 (33.77%) Cisco
6 25 (32.47%) Citrix
7 21 (27.27%) HP
8 15 (19.48%) Dell
9 13 (16.88%) Avaya
10 12 (15.58%) Juniper
11 11 (14.29%) Oracle
11 11 (14.29%) Red Hat
12 10 (12.99%) NetApp
13 9 (11.69%) 3PAR
13 9 (11.69%) F5
13 9 (11.69%) Forcepoint
13 9 (11.69%) Veritas
14 7 (9.09%) CA
14 7 (9.09%) EqualLogic
14 7 (9.09%) Varonis