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 23 May 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
23 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 570 509 447
Rank change year-on-year -61 -62  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 306 492 665
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.50% 0.61%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 1.11% 1.31%
Number of salaries quoted 261 374 522
Median salary £42,750 £40,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.87% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £23,579
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £57,700 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year -6.66% +7.14%  

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 37919 44268 50839
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 44.52% 44.94% 46.99%
Number of salaries quoted 30385 36057 40769
Median salary £47,500 £46,658 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.80% +3.68%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £28,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

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 23 May 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 23 May 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 -85 269 £43,000 +7.50% 45
London +31 169 £50,000 +17.64% 23
South East +1 42 £35,000 +5.98% 7
City of London +19 30 £48,000 +28.00% 11
Berkshire +26 17 £46,250 +7.55%
East of England -3 16 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Scotland +16 15 £72,500 +66.66% 1
West Yorkshire +12 13 £41,500 +25.75% 1
Yorkshire +7 13 £41,500 +10.66% 1
Leeds +10 12 £42,250 +9.03% 1
West Midlands -30 12 £26,500 -33.75% 3
Hampshire +27 10 £31,500 +65.78%
Edinburgh +7 8 £72,500 +90.78%
Hertfordshire +7 8 £25,000 -23.07% 2
South West 0 8 £26,500 -29.33% 3
Birmingham -28 7 £37,500 -16.66%
Oxfordshire -6 6 £35,000 +11.11%
Essex -11 6 £35,000 -33.33%
North West -47 6 £42,500 - 5
Reading - 6 £53,750 -
Bracknell +18 5 £27,500 -36.04%
Glasgow +18 5 £37,000 -22.10%
Canary Wharf -9 5 £70,000 +16.66%
Manchester -40 4 £37,750 -11.17% 1
Croydon - 4 £32,250 -
Witney - 4 £35,000 -
Fareham +17 3 £23,000 -38.66%
Surrey +12 3 £30,000 -36.84% 2
Kent +6 3 £30,000 -14.28%
Solihull -8 3 £22,000 -48.23%

For the 6 months to 23 May 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.

1 386 (66.55%) Windows
2 333 (57.41%) Active Directory
3 296 (51.03%) Microsoft
4 280 (48.28%) VMware
5 230 (39.66%) MS Exchange
6 214 (36.90%) Windows Server
7 193 (33.28%) VMware Infrastructure
8 176 (30.34%) Cisco
8 176 (30.34%) DNS
9 173 (29.83%) Norton AntiVirus
10 172 (29.66%) Firewall
11 168 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
12 152 (26.21%) Windows Server 2012
13 144 (24.83%) Backup Exec
14 143 (24.66%) DHCP
15 142 (24.48%) Linux
16 139 (23.97%) Citrix
17 131 (22.59%) McAfee
18 129 (22.24%) Finance
19 122 (21.03%) SQL Server
20 117 (20.17%) SAN
21 115 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2010
22 112 (19.31%) HP
23 110 (18.97%) ITIL
24 105 (18.10%) Windows 7
25 104 (17.93%) TCP/IP
26 99 (17.07%) Office 365
27 98 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
28 96 (16.55%) SCCM
29 91 (15.69%) Hyper-V

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
1 230 (39.66%) MS Exchange
2 115 (19.83%) Exchange Server 2010
3 69 (11.90%) Exchange Server 2013
4 61 (10.52%) SharePoint
5 43 (7.41%) IIS
6 42 (7.24%) Exchange Server 2007
7 38 (6.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 38 (6.55%) Skype for Business
8 31 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2003
9 13 (2.24%) Apache
10 11 (1.90%) SharePoint 2010
11 9 (1.55%) SharePoint 2013
11 9 (1.55%) SharePoint Server
12 7 (1.21%) Tomcat
13 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.86%) Site Server
15 4 (0.69%) JBoss
15 4 (0.69%) SAS
15 4 (0.69%) WebLogic
16 3 (0.52%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 98 (16.90%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (2.93%) MS Visio
4 14 (2.41%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.86%) InDesign
5 5 (0.86%) Photoshop
6 4 (0.69%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.69%) Sage 200
2 3 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 3 (0.52%) thinkFolio
3 2 (0.34%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.17%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 99 (17.07%) Office 365
2 43 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 33 (5.69%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (1.72%) OneDrive
5 8 (1.38%) Mimecast
6 7 (1.21%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (0.86%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.52%) Dropbox
8 3 (0.52%) PaaS
8 3 (0.52%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.34%) Akamai
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.34%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.34%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.34%) SaaS
10 1 (0.17%) IaaS
10 1 (0.17%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 176 (30.34%) DNS
2 172 (29.66%) Firewall
3 143 (24.66%) DHCP
4 117 (20.17%) SAN
5 104 (17.93%) TCP/IP
6 85 (14.66%) LAN
7 81 (13.97%) VPN
8 68 (11.72%) Wireless
9 66 (11.38%) WAN
10 63 (10.86%) Network Security
11 53 (9.14%) VLAN
12 39 (6.72%) Internet
13 38 (6.55%) NAS
14 34 (5.86%) iSCSI
15 29 (5.00%) VoIP
16 25 (4.31%) SSL
17 24 (4.14%) Cisco ASA
18 20 (3.45%) Skype
18 20 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
19 15 (2.59%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 122 (21.03%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (2.41%) MySQL
5 10 (1.72%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.03%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Exadata
7 4 (0.69%) SQL Server 2012
8 2 (0.34%) DB2
9 1 (0.17%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 9 (1.55%) Metasploit
2 4 (0.69%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.52%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) Maven
General
1 129 (22.24%) Finance
2 44 (7.59%) Banking
3 25 (4.31%) Telecoms
4 12 (2.07%) Retail
5 11 (1.90%) Back Office
6 10 (1.72%) Marketing
7 9 (1.55%) Legal
8 8 (1.38%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.38%) Publishing
9 7 (1.21%) Games
10 3 (0.52%) Advertising
10 3 (0.52%) Billing
10 3 (0.52%) Electronics
11 2 (0.34%) Front Office
11 2 (0.34%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.17%) Automotive
12 1 (0.17%) French Language
12 1 (0.17%) German Language
12 1 (0.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 117 (20.17%) Analyst
2 89 (15.34%) Support Engineer
3 71 (12.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 62 (10.69%) Support Analyst
5 59 (10.17%) Windows Engineer
6 52 (8.97%) IT Support
7 51 (8.79%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 50 (8.62%) Consultant
9 48 (8.28%) Security Engineer
10 45 (7.76%) Active Directory Engineer
10 45 (7.76%) Desktop Support
11 44 (7.59%) Exchange Engineer
12 43 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
13 42 (7.24%) IT Engineer
14 41 (7.07%) 3rd Line Support
15 40 (6.90%) Server Engineer
16 35 (6.03%) Windows Server Engineer
17 34 (5.86%) Systems Engineer
18 33 (5.69%) Windows Support Engineer
19 32 (5.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.48%) SailPoint
2 25 (4.31%) Web Services
3 12 (2.07%) Middleware
4 9 (1.55%) .NET
5 7 (1.21%) 802.1X
5 7 (1.21%) XML
6 5 (0.86%) CGI
7 4 (0.69%) HTML
7 4 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (0.69%) Software Packaging
8 3 (0.52%) COM
8 3 (0.52%) EDI
8 3 (0.52%) LAMP
8 3 (0.52%) WebSphere MQ
9 2 (0.34%) WAP
10 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.17%) CSS
10 1 (0.17%) LINQ
10 1 (0.17%) OAuth
10 1 (0.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 75 (12.93%) Data Centre
2 47 (8.10%) Clustering
3 46 (7.93%) Management Information System
4 45 (7.76%) Blackberry
5 29 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
6 19 (3.28%) Computer Science
7 17 (2.93%) Replication
8 16 (2.76%) Hedge funds
9 12 (2.07%) Fat Client
9 12 (2.07%) iPad
9 12 (2.07%) Thin Client
10 10 (1.72%) User Experience
11 9 (1.55%) EMC VNX
12 8 (1.38%) Public Cloud
13 7 (1.21%) CMDB
13 7 (1.21%) Smartphone
14 6 (1.03%) Cyber Attack
14 6 (1.03%) Driving Licence
15 5 (0.86%) CCTV
15 5 (0.86%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 386 (66.55%) Windows
2 214 (36.90%) Windows Server
3 168 (28.97%) Windows Server 2008
4 152 (26.21%) Windows Server 2012
5 142 (24.48%) Linux
6 105 (18.10%) Windows 7
7 82 (14.14%) Windows Server 2003
8 67 (11.55%) Windows 10
9 62 (10.69%) Windows 8
10 48 (8.28%) Unix
11 32 (5.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 26 (4.48%) Windows XP
13 21 (3.62%) Windows Vista
14 17 (2.93%) Apple iOS
15 15 (2.59%) Mac OS
16 14 (2.41%) Android
17 11 (1.90%) Ubuntu
18 9 (1.55%) Kali Linux
19 8 (1.38%) Solaris
19 8 (1.38%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 110 (18.97%) ITIL
2 85 (14.66%) Information Security
3 65 (11.21%) SIEM
4 54 (9.31%) Disaster Recovery
5 43 (7.41%) Service Management
6 42 (7.24%) Security Operations
7 40 (6.90%) Data Loss Prevention
8 38 (6.55%) Service Delivery
9 37 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
10 35 (6.03%) Change Management
11 31 (5.34%) Cybersecurity
12 29 (5.00%) Incident Management
12 29 (5.00%) Migration
12 29 (5.00%) Presales
13 27 (4.66%) Kalman Filter
14 25 (4.31%) Vulnerability Management
15 24 (4.14%) Asset Management
15 24 (4.14%) Mentoring
15 24 (4.14%) Project Management
16 22 (3.79%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 89 (15.34%) SQL
2 63 (10.86%) PowerShell
3 33 (5.69%) Python
4 25 (4.31%) Perl
5 20 (3.45%) VB
6 17 (2.93%) C
7 16 (2.76%) Ruby
8 15 (2.59%) Bash Shell
8 15 (2.59%) Bourne shell
8 15 (2.59%) Korn
9 7 (1.21%) VBScript
10 6 (1.03%) C++
11 5 (0.86%) Java
11 5 (0.86%) PHP
11 5 (0.86%) sed
12 4 (0.69%) C#
12 4 (0.69%) VB.NET
13 3 (0.52%) AWK
13 3 (0.52%) JavaScript
14 2 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 74 (12.76%) CISSP
2 69 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 47 (8.10%) GIAC
4 46 (7.93%) GSEC
5 40 (6.90%) CISM
6 37 (6.38%) CISA
7 36 (6.21%) GISF
7 36 (6.21%) Security Cleared
8 32 (5.52%) Cisco Certification
9 31 (5.34%) Degree
10 30 (5.17%) SC Cleared
11 29 (5.00%) MCP
12 26 (4.48%) MCSE
12 26 (4.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 24 (4.14%) CCNA
14 22 (3.79%) ITIL Certification
15 18 (3.10%) MCSA
16 17 (2.93%) CCNP
17 16 (2.76%) MCITP
18 9 (1.55%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 71 (12.24%) SLA
2 23 (3.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.38%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (0.86%) ISO22301
5 3 (0.52%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.52%) ISO27002
6 2 (0.34%) GPG13
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) ISO19770
7 1 (0.17%) QA
System Software
1 333 (57.41%) Active Directory
2 193 (33.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 91 (15.69%) Hyper-V
4 61 (10.52%) VMware ESXi
5 46 (7.93%) vSphere
6 40 (6.90%) XenApp
7 29 (5.00%) XenDesktop
8 15 (2.59%) Terminal Services
9 13 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (2.07%) Snort
11 11 (1.90%) Virtual Desktop
12 10 (1.72%) XenServer
13 9 (1.55%) Docker
14 8 (1.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
14 8 (1.38%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (0.86%) VMware Workstation
16 4 (0.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.69%) iptables
16 4 (0.69%) NFS
17 3 (0.52%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 173 (29.83%) Norton AntiVirus
2 144 (24.83%) Backup Exec
3 96 (16.55%) SCCM
4 57 (9.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 57 (9.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 55 (9.48%) NetBackup
6 47 (8.10%) Nessus
7 44 (7.59%) WSUS
8 43 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
9 20 (3.45%) Nexpose
10 18 (3.10%) SCOM
10 18 (3.10%) vCenter Server
11 12 (2.07%) QRadar
12 11 (1.90%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 11 (1.90%) Opscode Chef
12 11 (1.90%) Puppet
13 10 (1.72%) FortiGate
14 9 (1.55%) Core Impact
14 9 (1.55%) EnCase
14 9 (1.55%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 296 (51.03%) Microsoft
2 280 (48.28%) VMware
3 176 (30.34%) Cisco
4 139 (23.97%) Citrix
5 131 (22.59%) McAfee
6 112 (19.31%) HP
7 83 (14.31%) Veeam
8 63 (10.86%) CyberArk
8 63 (10.86%) Dell
9 61 (10.52%) Sophos
10 48 (8.28%) CheckPoint
10 48 (8.28%) Splunk
11 44 (7.59%) NetApp
12 41 (7.07%) Palo Alto
13 39 (6.72%) Juniper
14 35 (6.03%) Qualys
15 34 (5.86%) Red Hat
16 33 (5.69%) EMC
17 32 (5.52%) IBM
18 29 (5.00%) Kaspersky
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 49 minutes ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 1 hour ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Amita UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus and oncall call out fees
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £38000 - £43000 per annum + bens
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £31000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
North London
Maxfield Search & Selection
Salary: Year One - OTE c.£35k
Posted: 19 hours ago
Buckinghamshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £47000 - £49000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Bluetownonline
Salary: £21500 - £28500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £240 - £260 per day
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 50000 per year
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City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
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South East London
Pera Holdings
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Team Jobs
Salary: From £32,000 to £33,000 per annum £5Kcar allowance,23days hols,pension
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Coventry, West Midlands (County)
The Coventry Building Society
Salary: £39,489 - 59,235 per year + Benefits
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London
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Salary: £65k - 75k per year + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + Bonus
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City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
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Gloucester, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 55000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 20 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £110000 - £140000 per annum + 10% Pension + c. 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Eze Castle Integration
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
IT Lab
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + 10% Pension + 30-50% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Computacenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago