Period
to 22 November 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 22 November 2019 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
22 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 219 244 305
Rank change year-on-year +25 +61 -40
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 52 47 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.55% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 1.58% 1.24% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 51 35 15
West Midlands median annual salary £30,000 £55,000 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -45.45% +74.60% -13.10%
10th Percentile £19,500 £31,800 £22,200
90th Percentile £63,750 £58,750 £39,750
England median annual salary £43,500 £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -13.00% +17.65% +3.34%

Symantec is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 3,299 3,790 4,729
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 45.44% 44.65% 46.62%
Number of salaries quoted 2,674 2,778 3,664
West Midlands median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £25,750 £24,497 £23,250
90th Percentile £71,250 £67,500 £62,850
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Symantec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Symantec in the West Midlands

Symantec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Symantec in the West Midlands

Symantec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Symantec in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 November 2019.

Salary histogram for Symantec in the West Midlands

Symantec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Symantec within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 22 November 2019. 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
Staffordshire - 17 £21,000 - 2
Solihull - 13 £62,500 - 1
Dudley - 11 £30,000 - 1
Birmingham +12 10 £54,500 -0.91% 1
Worcestershire -14 1 £27,500 -19.71% 1
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 2019, IT jobs citing Symantec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 51 (98.08%) Microsoft
3 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
3 47 (90.38%) VMware
4 43 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 42 (80.77%) Hyper-V
6 39 (75.00%) Office 365
7 38 (73.08%) DNS
8 37 (71.15%) Windows Server
9 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
10 32 (61.54%) Veeam
11 30 (57.69%) DHCP
12 29 (55.77%) Citrix
13 28 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
13 28 (53.85%) Backup Exec
14 23 (44.23%) XenDesktop
14 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
14 23 (44.23%) Exchange Server 2013
15 22 (42.31%) Firewall
16 21 (40.38%) SLA
17 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
18 19 (36.54%) LAN
18 19 (36.54%) XenApp
19 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
20 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
21 15 (28.85%) Cisco
21 15 (28.85%) WAN
21 15 (28.85%) Windows 10
22 14 (26.92%) Azure
23 13 (25.00%) Dell

Symantec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 33 (63.46%) MS Exchange
2 28 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (44.23%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (7.69%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 20 (38.46%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 39 (75.00%) Office 365
2 14 (26.92%) Azure
3 10 (19.23%) IaaS
3 10 (19.23%) PaaS
4 8 (15.38%) AWS
5 1 (1.92%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 38 (73.08%) DNS
2 30 (57.69%) DHCP
3 22 (42.31%) Firewall
4 19 (36.54%) LAN
5 17 (32.69%) TCP/IP
6 15 (28.85%) WAN
7 13 (25.00%) VPN
8 9 (17.31%) VLAN
9 5 (9.62%) SAN
9 5 (9.62%) Wireless
10 4 (7.69%) NAS
11 3 (5.77%) VoIP
12 2 (3.85%) Intranet
13 1 (1.92%) NetScaler
13 1 (1.92%) Skype
13 1 (1.92%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.92%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (9.62%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (17.31%) Analyst
2 8 (15.38%) IT Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) IT Support
2 8 (15.38%) Support Analyst
3 7 (13.46%) Cloud Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Cloud Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 7 (13.46%) Support Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) 3rd Line Support
5 5 (9.62%) IT Support Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Citrix Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Desktop Specialist
6 4 (7.69%) Senior Citrix Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Management Information System
2 4 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
2 4 (7.69%) Virtual Team
3 3 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.77%) CMDB
3 3 (5.77%) Data Centre
4 2 (3.85%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.92%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 52 (100.00%) Windows
2 37 (71.15%) Windows Server
3 23 (44.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 18 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 15 (28.85%) Windows 10
6 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (13.46%) Data ONTAP
8 5 (9.62%) Android
9 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
10 3 (5.77%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.85%) CentOS
11 2 (3.85%) Linux
11 2 (3.85%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.08%) ITIL
2 9 (17.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 8 (15.38%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (9.62%) Change Management
4 5 (9.62%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (9.62%) Project Management
4 5 (9.62%) Service Management
5 4 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 4 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 4 (7.69%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 4 (7.69%) Line Management
5 4 (7.69%) Mentoring
5 4 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (7.69%) Proactive Management
5 4 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 4 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.69%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 3 (5.77%) Network Virtualisation
6 3 (5.77%) Patch Management
6 3 (5.77%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 11 (21.15%) SQL
2 8 (15.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (7.69%) CCA
2 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (5.77%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (5.77%) MCP
4 2 (3.85%) DBS Check
4 2 (3.85%) MCSE
4 2 (3.85%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.92%) CCNA
5 1 (1.92%) CCNP
5 1 (1.92%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.92%) MCITP
5 1 (1.92%) MCSA
5 1 (1.92%) MCTS
5 1 (1.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (40.38%) SLA
2 3 (5.77%) QA
3 1 (1.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (90.38%) Active Directory
2 43 (82.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 42 (80.77%) Hyper-V
4 23 (44.23%) XenDesktop
5 19 (36.54%) XenApp
6 10 (19.23%) vSphere
7 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 9 (17.31%) Virtual Servers
8 7 (13.46%) DFS Replication
8 7 (13.46%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (1.92%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 28 (53.85%) Backup Exec
2 12 (23.08%) Norton AntiVirus
3 10 (19.23%) SCCM
4 7 (13.46%) SCVMM
5 5 (9.62%) Microsoft Intune
6 4 (7.69%) WSUS
7 2 (3.85%) NetBackup
7 2 (3.85%) vCenter Server
8 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
8 1 (1.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 51 (98.08%) Microsoft
2 47 (90.38%) VMware
3 32 (61.54%) Veeam
4 29 (55.77%) Citrix
5 15 (28.85%) Cisco
6 13 (25.00%) Dell
7 11 (21.15%) NetApp
8 10 (19.23%) HP
9 9 (17.31%) Acronis
9 9 (17.31%) WatchGuard
10 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
11 5 (9.62%) Apple
11 5 (9.62%) SonicWALL
12 4 (7.69%) Qualys
12 4 (7.69%) SolarWinds
13 3 (5.77%) EqualLogic
13 3 (5.77%) Forcepoint
13 3 (5.77%) IBM
13 3 (5.77%) Juniper
13 3 (5.77%) McAfee