The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 26 June 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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 526 524 438
Rank change year-on-year -2 -86  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 383 456 706
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.43% 0.47% 0.64%
As % of the Vendors category 0.96% 1.06% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 337 364 565
Median salary £42,000 £41,250 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.81% +5.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year -6.66% -  

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.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 39888 42968 51877
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.60% 44.26% 46.80%
Number of salaries quoted 31645 34980 41811
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

Symantec
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Symantec in the UK

Symantec
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Symantec in the UK

Symantec
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the UK over the 3 months to 26 June 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
England -22 344 £42,500 - 38
London +41 206 £52,500 +16.66% 8
South East +20 54 £35,000 - 10
City of London +20 44 £47,250 +11.17% 2
Hampshire +36 20 £39,000 +105.26% 2
Berkshire +20 20 £45,000 +4.65% 2
East of England -10 17 £34,000 -9.33% 2
West Midlands -11 17 £31,500 -30.00%
Yorkshire -1 16 £41,500 +59.61% 3
West Yorkshire +19 15 £41,500 +59.61% 1
Leeds +19 15 £41,500 +17.73% 1
Scotland +4 15 £55,000 +48.64% 3
South West -14 15 £30,750 -23.12% 1
Birmingham -10 12 £31,500 -31.89%
North West -45 11 £46,250 +8.82% 6
Edinburgh +1 10 £70,000 +91.78% 1
Oxfordshire -3 10 £33,750 +7.14%
Hertfordshire -6 9 £32,500 -25.71% 2
Witney - 9 £32,500 -
Reading +27 8 £51,250 -26.78% 2
East Midlands +16 8 £35,000 -22.22% 4
Canary Wharf -8 8 £70,000 +16.66%
Bracknell +22 7 £30,000 -30.23%
Cheshire -23 7 £48,750 +50.00% 3
Portsmouth - 7 £42,000 - 1
Derby - 6 £35,000 - 2
Derbyshire - 6 £35,000 - 2
Gloucestershire -5 5 £26,500 -31.61%
Essex -9 5 £35,000 -33.33%
Borehamwood -13 5 £25,000 -23.07%

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 with a requirement for Symantec.

1 428 (67.08%) Windows
2 389 (60.97%) Active Directory
3 343 (53.76%) Microsoft
4 316 (49.53%) VMware
5 283 (44.36%) MS Exchange
6 253 (39.66%) Windows Server
7 218 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
8 217 (34.01%) DNS
9 198 (31.03%) Cisco
9 198 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
10 186 (29.15%) DHCP
11 183 (28.68%) Firewall
11 183 (28.68%) Norton AntiVirus
12 173 (27.12%) Linux
13 169 (26.49%) Backup Exec
14 168 (26.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 164 (25.71%) Citrix
16 154 (24.14%) Finance
17 143 (22.41%) HP
18 140 (21.94%) Windows 7
19 137 (21.47%) Exchange Server 2010
19 137 (21.47%) McAfee
20 136 (21.32%) SQL Server
21 128 (20.06%) SAN
22 125 (19.59%) Office 365
23 121 (18.97%) ITIL
24 116 (18.18%) SQL
24 116 (18.18%) SCCM
25 110 (17.24%) TCP/IP
26 108 (16.93%) VPN

Symantec
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
1 283 (44.36%) MS Exchange
2 137 (21.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 88 (13.79%) Exchange Server 2013
4 79 (12.38%) SharePoint
5 59 (9.25%) Exchange Server 2007
6 55 (8.62%) IIS
7 53 (8.31%) Skype for Business
8 46 (7.21%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 34 (5.33%) Exchange Server 2003
10 20 (3.13%) Apache
11 16 (2.51%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (1.88%) SharePoint Server
12 12 (1.88%) Tomcat
13 11 (1.72%) WebSphere
14 9 (1.41%) SAS
15 8 (1.25%) OpenStack
15 8 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.63%) JBoss
16 4 (0.63%) WebLogic
17 3 (0.47%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 107 (16.77%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.92%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 19 (2.98%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (0.94%) Adobe Illustrator
5 6 (0.94%) InDesign
5 6 (0.94%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.31%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 8 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.94%) thinkFolio
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.31%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.31%) Sage 200
6 1 (0.16%) Infor SunSystems
6 1 (0.16%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.16%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.16%) Siebel CRM
6 1 (0.16%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 125 (19.59%) Office 365
2 63 (9.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
4 16 (2.51%) OneDrive
5 11 (1.72%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (1.25%) Mimecast
7 7 (1.10%) Dropbox
8 6 (0.94%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 3 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.47%) IaaS
9 3 (0.47%) PaaS
9 3 (0.47%) SaaS
9 3 (0.47%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.31%) Akamai
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon EC2
10 2 (0.31%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.31%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 217 (34.01%) DNS
2 186 (29.15%) DHCP
3 183 (28.68%) Firewall
4 128 (20.06%) SAN
5 110 (17.24%) TCP/IP
6 108 (16.93%) VPN
7 92 (14.42%) LAN
8 79 (12.38%) WAN
9 78 (12.23%) Wireless
10 62 (9.72%) VLAN
11 52 (8.15%) Network Security
12 44 (6.90%) iSCSI
13 43 (6.74%) Internet
14 35 (5.49%) VoIP
15 34 (5.33%) Skype
16 33 (5.17%) NAS
17 28 (4.39%) SSL
18 27 (4.23%) Cisco ASA
19 24 (3.76%) Wi-Fi
20 18 (2.82%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 136 (21.32%) SQL Server
2 40 (6.27%) SQL Server 2008
3 28 (4.39%) SQL Server 2005
4 20 (3.13%) MySQL
5 10 (1.57%) Amazon RDS
5 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.57%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (0.78%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.63%) Oracle Exadata
8 2 (0.31%) DB2
8 2 (0.31%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.16%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.16%) GIS
9 1 (0.16%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (1.88%) Metasploit
2 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.63%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.47%) Vagrant
5 2 (0.31%) JIRA
5 2 (0.31%) Maven
General
1 154 (24.14%) Finance
2 57 (8.93%) Banking
3 23 (3.61%) Telecoms
4 17 (2.66%) Legal
5 11 (1.72%) Retail
6 9 (1.41%) Marketing
6 9 (1.41%) Publishing
7 8 (1.25%) Back Office
8 7 (1.10%) Games
9 6 (0.94%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.47%) Electronics
11 2 (0.31%) French Language
11 2 (0.31%) Front Office
11 2 (0.31%) German Language
11 2 (0.31%) Local Government
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.16%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 132 (20.69%) Analyst
2 105 (16.46%) Support Engineer
3 94 (14.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (10.50%) Support Analyst
5 61 (9.56%) Windows Engineer
6 56 (8.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 52 (8.15%) Consultant
8 49 (7.68%) IT Support
8 49 (7.68%) Server Engineer
9 43 (6.74%) Desktop Support
9 43 (6.74%) Systems Engineer
10 42 (6.58%) 2nd Line Support
10 42 (6.58%) Exchange Engineer
11 40 (6.27%) Active Directory Engineer
12 38 (5.96%) 3rd Line Support
12 38 (5.96%) Windows Server Engineer
13 36 (5.64%) IT Engineer
13 36 (5.64%) Security Engineer
13 36 (5.64%) Windows Support Engineer
14 35 (5.49%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (5.33%) SailPoint
2 32 (5.02%) Web Services
3 15 (2.35%) Middleware
4 9 (1.41%) 802.1X
5 8 (1.25%) .NET
5 8 (1.25%) LAMP
6 7 (1.10%) XML
7 5 (0.78%) CGI
8 4 (0.63%) HTML
8 4 (0.63%) Oracle Fusion
8 4 (0.63%) Software Packaging
9 3 (0.47%) COM
9 3 (0.47%) EDI
9 3 (0.47%) WebSphere MQ
10 2 (0.31%) WAP
11 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
11 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.16%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 76 (11.91%) Data Centre
2 66 (10.34%) Clustering
3 56 (8.78%) Blackberry
4 53 (8.31%) Management Information System
5 30 (4.70%) Computer Science
6 29 (4.55%) Replication
7 24 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
8 19 (2.98%) Hedge funds
9 13 (2.04%) iPad
10 11 (1.72%) Fat Client
10 11 (1.72%) Thin Client
11 8 (1.25%) User Experience
12 7 (1.10%) CMDB
12 7 (1.10%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.94%) CESG
13 6 (0.94%) Cyber Attack
13 6 (0.94%) Driving Licence
13 6 (0.94%) EMC VNX
14 5 (0.78%) Fintech
14 5 (0.78%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 428 (67.08%) Windows
2 253 (39.66%) Windows Server
3 198 (31.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 173 (27.12%) Linux
5 168 (26.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 140 (21.94%) Windows 7
7 88 (13.79%) Windows 10
8 81 (12.70%) Windows Server 2003
9 79 (12.38%) Windows 8
10 47 (7.37%) Unix
11 45 (7.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 28 (4.39%) Windows XP
13 27 (4.23%) Apple iOS
14 24 (3.76%) Windows Vista
15 19 (2.98%) Android
16 16 (2.51%) Mac OS
17 15 (2.35%) Ubuntu
18 14 (2.19%) Kali Linux
19 12 (1.88%) Windows Phone
20 11 (1.72%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (18.97%) ITIL
2 98 (15.36%) Information Security
3 79 (12.38%) SIEM
4 68 (10.66%) Disaster Recovery
5 51 (7.99%) Service Delivery
6 50 (7.84%) Service Management
7 42 (6.58%) Root Cause Analysis
8 41 (6.43%) Kalman Filter
9 40 (6.27%) Change Management
9 40 (6.27%) Data Loss Prevention
9 40 (6.27%) Security Operations
10 35 (5.49%) Presales
11 34 (5.33%) Vulnerability Management
12 33 (5.17%) Cybersecurity
13 32 (5.02%) Asset Management
13 32 (5.02%) Migration
14 31 (4.86%) Analytics
15 27 (4.23%) Incident Management
15 27 (4.23%) IT Strategy
16 26 (4.08%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (18.18%) SQL
2 86 (13.48%) PowerShell
3 31 (4.86%) Python
4 24 (3.76%) Bash Shell
5 23 (3.61%) VB
6 16 (2.51%) Perl
7 15 (2.35%) C
8 12 (1.88%) Ruby
9 10 (1.57%) Bourne shell
9 10 (1.57%) Korn
9 10 (1.57%) sed
10 8 (1.25%) AWK
10 8 (1.25%) VBScript
11 5 (0.78%) Java
12 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
12 3 (0.47%) PHP
13 2 (0.31%) C#
13 2 (0.31%) C++
13 2 (0.31%) VB.NET
14 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 76 (11.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 75 (11.76%) CISSP
3 55 (8.62%) GSEC
4 54 (8.46%) GIAC
5 45 (7.05%) CISM
6 43 (6.74%) Cisco Certification
7 41 (6.43%) CISA
8 40 (6.27%) CCNA
8 40 (6.27%) GISF
8 40 (6.27%) Security Cleared
9 37 (5.80%) Degree
9 37 (5.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 35 (5.49%) MCSE
11 31 (4.86%) SC Cleared
12 28 (4.39%) MCP
13 20 (3.13%) MCSA
14 19 (2.98%) MCITP
15 18 (2.82%) ITIL Certification
16 16 (2.51%) CEH
16 16 (2.51%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (12.07%) SLA
2 29 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.72%) PCI DSS
4 9 (1.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.78%) ISO 22301
6 4 (0.63%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.31%) COBIT
8 2 (0.31%) GPG13
9 1 (0.16%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
9 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 19770
9 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
9 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 389 (60.97%) Active Directory
2 218 (34.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 105 (16.46%) Hyper-V
4 85 (13.32%) VMware ESXi
5 66 (10.34%) XenApp
6 49 (7.68%) vSphere
6 49 (7.68%) XenDesktop
7 20 (3.13%) Virtual Machines
8 19 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
9 18 (2.82%) Terminal Services
10 16 (2.51%) Snort
11 13 (2.04%) Docker
12 11 (1.72%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 11 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
13 8 (1.25%) vCloud
14 7 (1.10%) iptables
14 7 (1.10%) NFS
14 7 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
14 7 (1.10%) Xen
14 7 (1.10%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 183 (28.68%) Norton AntiVirus
2 169 (26.49%) Backup Exec
3 116 (18.18%) SCCM
4 72 (11.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 68 (10.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 62 (9.72%) WSUS
7 59 (9.25%) NetBackup
8 56 (8.78%) Nessus
9 53 (8.31%) McAfee ePO
10 30 (4.70%) Nexpose
11 25 (3.92%) vCenter Server
12 21 (3.29%) SCOM
13 20 (3.13%) Puppet
14 18 (2.82%) Opscode Chef
15 17 (2.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 17 (2.66%) QRadar
16 15 (2.35%) RSA Security Analytics
17 14 (2.19%) EnCase
17 14 (2.19%) OpenVAS
17 14 (2.19%) PowerBroker
Vendors
1 343 (53.76%) Microsoft
2 316 (49.53%) VMware
3 198 (31.03%) Cisco
4 164 (25.71%) Citrix
5 143 (22.41%) HP
6 137 (21.47%) McAfee
7 94 (14.73%) Veeam
8 80 (12.54%) Dell
9 67 (10.50%) Sophos
10 66 (10.34%) CyberArk
11 56 (8.78%) Palo Alto
12 53 (8.31%) NetApp
13 51 (7.99%) Splunk
14 49 (7.68%) Juniper
15 46 (7.21%) CheckPoint
16 42 (6.58%) Red Hat
17 41 (6.43%) IBM
18 39 (6.11%) Oracle
19 37 (5.80%) Qualys
20 35 (5.49%) EMC
Camberley, Surrey
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
High Wycombe, Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Central Employment
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum Company car or car allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
London
Eames Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + 40% night shift allowance
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Farnborough, Hampshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + on call allow+o/t
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £42000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Itecco
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
83Zero Ltd
Salary: Company Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas (Uk) Ltd
Salary: c. £43,000 plus flexible benefit options
Posted: 3 days ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
York
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £18000.00 - £24000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £34000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Smarterways Ltd.
Salary: From £20,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
onezeero.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Guaranteed Bonus + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Woking, Surrey
Informatiq Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Morgan Stanley
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Hays Talent Solutions
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 24 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Cheshire
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
Computacenter
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits including Bonus, Pension, ESPP...
Posted: 21 days ago