The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Symantec products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Symantec over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within the Symantec Corporation.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 52 40 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +1
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 8 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 2.47% 1.14% 0.52%
As % of the Vendors category 4.26% 1.60% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 8 1 1
Average salary £27,500 £27,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% -20.58%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £36,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -10.00%
Symantec
Bedfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedford region.

Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
188 188 92
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 58.02% 71.21% 47.67%
Number of salaries quoted 179 177 89
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.96%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

Symantec
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Symantec across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Symantec Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Symantec
Salary Trend in Bedford

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

Symantec Salary Trend in Bedford

Symantec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec.

1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) MCSE
1 31 (100.00%) LAN
1 31 (100.00%) WAN
1 31 (100.00%) VPN
1 31 (100.00%) DNS
1 31 (100.00%) DHCP
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 31 (100.00%) SAN
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 30 (96.77%) vSphere
2 30 (96.77%) McAfee ePO
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Phone 8
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Phone
2 30 (96.77%) Android
2 30 (96.77%) Wi-Fi
2 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) Backup Exec
2 30 (96.77%) SecurID
2 30 (96.77%) McAfee
2 30 (96.77%) Lotus
2 30 (96.77%) Blackberry
2 30 (96.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 30 (96.77%) Clearswift
2 30 (96.77%) VMS
2 30 (96.77%) Lotus Domino

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Bedford region citing Symantec also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Symantec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (96.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 30 (96.77%) Lotus Domino
2 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
Applications
1 17 (54.84%) MS Office
1 17 (54.84%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) LAN
1 31 (100.00%) WAN
1 31 (100.00%) VPN
1 31 (100.00%) DNS
1 31 (100.00%) DHCP
1 31 (100.00%) SAN
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 30 (96.77%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (3.23%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 30 (96.77%) Network Support
2 24 (77.42%) Network Engineer
2 24 (77.42%) 3rd Line Support
3 20 (64.52%) PC Support
3 20 (64.52%) PC Engineer
4 15 (48.39%) Network Analyst
4 15 (48.39%) Support Analyst
4 15 (48.39%) Network Support Analyst
4 15 (48.39%) Analyst
5 11 (35.48%) Support Engineer
5 11 (35.48%) Network Support Engineer
5 11 (35.48%) PC Support Engineer
6 9 (29.03%) Server Analyst
6 9 (29.03%) Server Support Analyst
6 9 (29.03%) Server Engineer
6 9 (29.03%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 9 (29.03%) Server Support
7 4 (12.90%) Systems Support
7 4 (12.90%) Administrator
7 4 (12.90%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 30 (96.77%) SecurID
1 30 (96.77%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 31 (100.00%) Windows
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 31 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Phone 8
2 30 (96.77%) Windows Phone
2 30 (96.77%) Android
2 30 (96.77%) VMS
3 16 (51.61%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (3.23%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (100.00%) MCSE
1 31 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.23%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 30 (96.77%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 30 (96.77%) vSphere
2 16 (51.61%) XenApp
3 1 (3.23%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 30 (96.77%) McAfee ePO
1 30 (96.77%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.23%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Citrix
2 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 30 (96.77%) McAfee
2 30 (96.77%) Lotus
2 30 (96.77%) Clearswift
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft