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 28 March 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
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 588 487 418
Rank change year-on-year -101 -69  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 274 574 768
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.32% 0.55% 0.71%
As % of the Vendors category 0.73% 1.20% 1.51%
Number of salaries quoted 234 434 613
Median salary £43,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £38,000 £37,500 £39,000
% change year-on-year +1.33% -3.84%  

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 37362 47746 51016
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.85% 45.92% 47.21%
Number of salaries quoted 30028 38981 41150
Median salary £46,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.22% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £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 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -126 233 £40,000 - 26
London +23 120 £47,500 +5.55% 13
South East -42 45 £35,000 - 4
Scotland +33 24 £72,500 +66.66% 2
Edinburgh +17 16 £72,500 +66.66%
East of England +3 16 £43,750 +12.90% 3
North West -30 16 £40,000 +23.07% 2
City of London +29 15 £55,500 +34.54% 3
South West -5 15 £25,000 -28.57% 2
Hampshire +12 12 £37,500 +97.36%
Manchester -37 11 £50,000 +53.84% 2
Tyne and Wear +18 10 £28,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne +15 10 £28,500 -
North East +15 10 £28,500 +26.66%
Kent +21 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Wiltshire +11 9 £25,000 +11.11%
Berkshire +9 9 £57,500 +15.00%
Surrey +8 9 £38,000 +22.58% 2
Salisbury -9 8 £25,000 +11.11%
Glasgow +20 7 £50,500 - 2
Hertfordshire +9 7 £45,000 +38.46% 3
Essex +8 7 £45,000 -12.19%
West Yorkshire -7 7 £43,000 -2.27% 1
Yorkshire -8 7 £43,000 -4.44% 1
Colchester +3 5 £47,500 +35.71%
Leeds -8 5 £43,000 - 1
Cornwall - 5 £24,500 -
Bodmin - 5 £24,500 -
Reading +23 4 £90,000 +80.00%
Croydon - 4 £32,250 -

Symantec
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 355 (64.31%) Windows
2 279 (50.54%) Active Directory
3 273 (49.46%) Microsoft
4 252 (45.65%) VMware
5 198 (35.87%) MS Exchange
6 187 (33.88%) Cisco
7 186 (33.70%) Windows Server
8 174 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
9 170 (30.80%) Firewall
10 154 (27.90%) Norton AntiVirus
11 147 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 137 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
13 133 (24.09%) Citrix
14 131 (23.73%) DNS
15 117 (21.20%) SQL Server
16 115 (20.83%) Backup Exec
17 113 (20.47%) Intel Security
18 107 (19.38%) Linux
19 99 (17.93%) ITIL
20 97 (17.57%) SAN
20 97 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
21 96 (17.39%) DHCP
22 92 (16.67%) MS Excel
23 91 (16.49%) HP
24 88 (15.94%) Windows 7
24 88 (15.94%) Office 365
25 87 (15.76%) Hyper-V
25 87 (15.76%) Data Centre
26 86 (15.58%) Finance
27 82 (14.86%) CISSP

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
1 198 (35.87%) MS Exchange
2 97 (17.57%) Exchange Server 2010
3 64 (11.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 45 (8.15%) SharePoint
5 44 (7.97%) Skype for Business
6 35 (6.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 33 (5.98%) IIS
8 30 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (3.80%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 5 (0.91%) Apache
10 5 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
10 5 (0.91%) Site Server
11 4 (0.72%) JBoss
11 4 (0.72%) Tomcat
11 4 (0.72%) WebLogic
12 3 (0.54%) IBM Notes
12 3 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
13 2 (0.36%) SharePoint Server
14 1 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 92 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 80 (14.49%) MS Office
3 6 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.91%) SOLIDWORKS
5 4 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) InDesign
6 1 (0.18%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (0.91%) Sage 200
2 4 (0.72%) assyst
2 4 (0.72%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.18%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.18%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.18%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 88 (15.94%) Office 365
2 37 (6.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 35 (6.34%) Amazon AWS
4 13 (2.36%) Mimecast
5 11 (1.99%) SaaS
6 7 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (1.09%) OneDrive
8 4 (0.72%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.36%) Akamai
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.36%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.36%) iTunes
10 1 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.18%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 170 (30.80%) Firewall
2 131 (23.73%) DNS
3 97 (17.57%) SAN
4 96 (17.39%) DHCP
5 80 (14.49%) TCP/IP
6 79 (14.31%) Network Security
7 77 (13.95%) LAN
8 70 (12.68%) VPN
9 62 (11.23%) WAN
10 46 (8.33%) VLAN
11 45 (8.15%) Wireless
12 40 (7.25%) Cisco ASA
13 33 (5.98%) Internet
13 33 (5.98%) NAS
14 31 (5.62%) VoIP
15 20 (3.62%) iSCSI
16 18 (3.26%) Wi-Fi
17 17 (3.08%) Skype
18 16 (2.90%) SSL
19 15 (2.72%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 117 (21.20%) SQL Server
2 17 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
3 16 (2.90%) SQL Server 2008
4 11 (1.99%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (1.81%) Amazon RDS
6 7 (1.27%) MySQL
7 6 (1.09%) Oracle Database
7 6 (1.09%) SQL Server 2014
8 4 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
9 2 (0.36%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.18%) Pentaho
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2000
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.36%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.36%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.18%) Maven
2 1 (0.18%) Metasploit
2 1 (0.18%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.18%) Visual Studio
General
1 86 (15.58%) Finance
2 26 (4.71%) Banking
3 25 (4.53%) Telecoms
4 18 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 15 (2.72%) Back Office
6 14 (2.54%) Marketing
7 7 (1.27%) Retail
8 6 (1.09%) Billing
8 6 (1.09%) Electronics
9 5 (0.91%) Publishing
10 4 (0.72%) Games
10 4 (0.72%) Legal
11 3 (0.54%) Advertising
11 3 (0.54%) Local Government
12 2 (0.36%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.36%) Law
13 1 (0.18%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.18%) Automotive
13 1 (0.18%) French Language
13 1 (0.18%) German Language
Job Titles
1 95 (17.21%) Analyst
2 79 (14.31%) Support Engineer
3 67 (12.14%) IT Engineer
3 67 (12.14%) Security Engineer
4 63 (11.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 53 (9.60%) Consultant
6 50 (9.06%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 47 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
7 47 (8.51%) IT Support
8 45 (8.15%) Active Directory Engineer
9 43 (7.79%) Windows Engineer
10 42 (7.61%) Exchange Engineer
11 40 (7.25%) Support Analyst
12 38 (6.88%) Server Engineer
13 36 (6.52%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 35 (6.34%) 2nd Line Support
15 31 (5.62%) Technical Support
16 30 (5.43%) Architect
17 27 (4.89%) IT Support Engineer
17 27 (4.89%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.08%) Web Services
2 11 (1.99%) SailPoint
3 9 (1.63%) .NET
4 5 (0.91%) XML
5 4 (0.72%) HTML
5 4 (0.72%) Middleware
5 4 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.72%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.54%) 802.1X
6 3 (0.54%) CGI
6 3 (0.54%) COM
6 3 (0.54%) EDI
7 1 (0.18%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.18%) CSS
7 1 (0.18%) LINQ
7 1 (0.18%) OAuth
7 1 (0.18%) OpenID
7 1 (0.18%) SAML
7 1 (0.18%) WAP
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 87 (15.76%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
3 36 (6.52%) Blackberry
3 36 (6.52%) Management Information System
4 35 (6.34%) Clustering
5 14 (2.54%) Replication
6 12 (2.17%) Fat Client
6 12 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 11 (1.99%) Driving Licence
7 11 (1.99%) Hedge funds
8 10 (1.81%) EMC VNX
9 9 (1.63%) User Experience
9 9 (1.63%) Video Conferencing
10 8 (1.45%) CMDB
10 8 (1.45%) Computer Science
11 7 (1.27%) CCTV
11 7 (1.27%) iPad
12 6 (1.09%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.09%) Public Cloud
13 5 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 355 (64.31%) Windows
2 186 (33.70%) Windows Server
3 147 (26.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 137 (24.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 107 (19.38%) Linux
6 88 (15.94%) Windows 7
7 69 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 46 (8.33%) Unix
9 45 (8.15%) Windows 10
10 33 (5.98%) Windows 8
11 22 (3.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 17 (3.08%) Windows XP
13 15 (2.72%) Mac OS
14 11 (1.99%) Solaris
15 9 (1.63%) Mac OS X
15 9 (1.63%) Ubuntu
15 9 (1.63%) Windows Vista
16 6 (1.09%) Android
16 6 (1.09%) Apple iOS
16 6 (1.09%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (17.93%) ITIL
2 62 (11.23%) Information Security
3 42 (7.61%) SIEM
4 41 (7.43%) Presales
5 40 (7.25%) Disaster Recovery
6 39 (7.07%) Data Loss Prevention
6 39 (7.07%) Security Operations
7 36 (6.52%) Cybersecurity
8 32 (5.80%) Migration
9 31 (5.62%) Service Management
10 29 (5.25%) Root Cause Analysis
11 28 (5.07%) Mentoring
12 27 (4.89%) Customer Requirements
12 27 (4.89%) Incident Management
12 27 (4.89%) Service Delivery
13 26 (4.71%) Server Building
14 24 (4.35%) Project Management
15 23 (4.17%) Change Management
16 22 (3.99%) CRM
17 21 (3.80%) Data Encryption
Programming Languages
1 73 (13.22%) SQL
2 68 (12.32%) PowerShell
3 25 (4.53%) Perl
3 25 (4.53%) Python
4 21 (3.80%) C
5 15 (2.72%) VBScript
6 14 (2.54%) Ruby
6 14 (2.54%) VB
7 13 (2.36%) Bourne shell
7 13 (2.36%) Korn
8 8 (1.45%) C++
9 7 (1.27%) Bash Shell
10 6 (1.09%) C#
10 6 (1.09%) PHP
10 6 (1.09%) VB.NET
11 5 (0.91%) Shell Script
12 3 (0.54%) Java
12 3 (0.54%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 82 (14.86%) CISSP
2 61 (11.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 37 (6.70%) MCSE
4 36 (6.52%) Security Cleared
5 35 (6.34%) Cisco Certification
5 35 (6.34%) Degree
6 34 (6.16%) SC Cleared
7 31 (5.62%) GSEC
8 30 (5.43%) CISM
9 27 (4.89%) GIAC
10 26 (4.71%) MCP
11 23 (4.17%) CCNA
12 22 (3.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 21 (3.80%) CCNP
14 20 (3.62%) CISA
15 19 (3.44%) GISF
15 19 (3.44%) MCITP
16 14 (2.54%) MCSA
17 12 (2.17%) CEH
17 12 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 70 (12.68%) SLA
2 23 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (2.36%) PCI DSS
4 12 (2.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 7 (1.27%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 4 (0.72%) Cyber Essentials
7 3 (0.54%) ISO22301
8 2 (0.36%) GPG13
8 2 (0.36%) QA
9 1 (0.18%) Data Quality
9 1 (0.18%) ISO27002
9 1 (0.18%) ISO27005
System Software
1 279 (50.54%) Active Directory
2 174 (31.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 87 (15.76%) Hyper-V
4 44 (7.97%) vSphere
5 32 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (5.07%) XenApp
7 24 (4.35%) VMware ESX
8 20 (3.62%) XenDesktop
9 16 (2.90%) Microsoft App-V
10 12 (2.17%) Virtual Desktop
11 11 (1.99%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.81%) XenServer
13 8 (1.45%) Virtual Machines
14 6 (1.09%) Xen
15 5 (0.91%) Snort
16 4 (0.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 4 (0.72%) VMware Workstation
17 3 (0.54%) BitLocker
17 3 (0.54%) Sendmail
17 3 (0.54%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 154 (27.90%) Norton AntiVirus
2 115 (20.83%) Backup Exec
3 81 (14.67%) SCCM
4 63 (11.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 62 (11.23%) NetBackup
6 49 (8.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 44 (7.97%) SCOM
8 29 (5.25%) WSUS
9 25 (4.53%) McAfee ePO
10 21 (3.80%) Nessus
11 10 (1.81%) QRadar
12 9 (1.63%) Opscode Chef
12 9 (1.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 8 (1.45%) HP SIM
13 8 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 8 (1.45%) Puppet
14 7 (1.27%) FortiGate
14 7 (1.27%) MIMEsweeper
14 7 (1.27%) RSA Security Analytics
15 6 (1.09%) Nagios
Vendors
1 273 (49.46%) Microsoft
2 252 (45.65%) VMware
3 187 (33.88%) Cisco
4 133 (24.09%) Citrix
5 113 (20.47%) Intel Security
6 91 (16.49%) HP
7 70 (12.68%) CheckPoint
8 55 (9.96%) Veeam
9 48 (8.70%) NetApp
9 48 (8.70%) Sophos
10 46 (8.33%) Juniper
11 43 (7.79%) CyberArk
12 42 (7.61%) Palo Alto
13 40 (7.25%) IBM
14 38 (6.88%) Splunk
15 37 (6.70%) Dell
16 32 (5.80%) EMC
17 30 (5.43%) F5
17 30 (5.43%) Kaspersky
18 28 (5.07%) Oracle
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