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 3 months to 29 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 177 206
Rank change year-on-year -31 +29  
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 2 64 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.042% 1.04% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.097% 2.31% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 2 27 13
Median salary £32,000 £39,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.94% -2.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,600 £28,550 £31,900
10% offered a salary of more than £36,400 £45,000 £54,500
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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 2072 2765 2393
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 43.25% 44.75% 47.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 2162 2014
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,650 £25,650 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Symantec
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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
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 3 months to 29 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
Birmingham -23 1 £37,500 -6.25%
Brierley Hill - 1 £26,500 -
Symantec
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Symantec.

1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (50.00%) Windows
5 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
5 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
7 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
7 9 (37.50%) DNS
8 8 (33.33%) IBM
8 8 (33.33%) Migration
8 8 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
9 7 (29.17%) Office 365
9 7 (29.17%) Sophos
9 7 (29.17%) Firewall
9 7 (29.17%) SLA
9 7 (29.17%) Cisco
9 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
9 7 (29.17%) MS Office
10 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
10 6 (25.00%) Intel Security
10 6 (25.00%) VLAN
10 6 (25.00%) Server Building
11 5 (20.83%) Cyberoam
11 5 (20.83%) Mimecast
11 5 (20.83%) Webroot

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 7 (29.17%) MS Exchange
2 5 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (20.83%) Site Server
3 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Office
2 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Office 365
2 5 (20.83%) Mimecast
3 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (37.50%) DNS
2 7 (29.17%) Firewall
3 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.67%) DHCP
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (4.17%) HTTP
6 1 (4.17%) IPsec
6 1 (4.17%) LAN
6 1 (4.17%) NAS
6 1 (4.17%) Network Security
6 1 (4.17%) S/MIME
6 1 (4.17%) SAN
6 1 (4.17%) SSL
6 1 (4.17%) TACACS
6 1 (4.17%) WAN
6 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (8.33%) Advertising
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 7 (29.17%) Backup Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Storage and Backup Engineer
1 7 (29.17%) Storage Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) IT Engineer
2 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) 3rd Line Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support
3 5 (20.83%) Technical Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) OAuth
1 1 (4.17%) OpenID
1 1 (4.17%) SailPoint
1 1 (4.17%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (12.50%) Virtual Team
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 12 (50.00%) Windows
2 11 (45.83%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
4 5 (20.83%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) Windows 7
5 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Migration
2 6 (25.00%) Server Building
3 3 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (8.33%) CRM
4 2 (8.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (8.33%) Software Asset Management
4 2 (8.33%) Software Licensing
4 2 (8.33%) Virtual Team Management
4 2 (8.33%) Vulnerability Management
5 1 (4.17%) Compliance Audit
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) Identity Access Management
5 1 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.17%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.17%) Presales
5 1 (4.17%) Privileged Access Management
5 1 (4.17%) Privileged Identity Management
5 1 (4.17%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 6 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.17%) CCDP
3 1 (4.17%) CCIE
3 1 (4.17%) CCNP
3 1 (4.17%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) DBS Check
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
2 4 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (4.17%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (4.17%) GPG13
3 1 (4.17%) ISO27002
3 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (54.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
3 9 (37.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (20.83%) Terminal Services
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
6 1 (4.17%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 8 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (16.67%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 8 (33.33%) IBM
4 7 (29.17%) Cisco
4 7 (29.17%) Sophos
5 6 (25.00%) Intel Security
6 5 (20.83%) Acronis
6 5 (20.83%) arcserve
6 5 (20.83%) Cyberoam
6 5 (20.83%) Kaspersky
6 5 (20.83%) Proofpoint
6 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
6 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
6 5 (20.83%) Webroot
7 3 (12.50%) Citrix
8 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
8 2 (8.33%) Qualys
8 2 (8.33%) Rapid7
9 1 (4.17%) Blue Coat
9 1 (4.17%) Computacenter