The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedford region.

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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec
Rank 42 43 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Permanent jobs citing Symantec 17 5 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 6.12% 1.77% -
As % of the Vendors category 11.33% 2.43% -
Number of salaries quoted 17 3 0
Average salary £25,000 £39,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.70% -
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -12.50%
Vendors Category
Bedford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
150 206 115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedford 53.96% 72.79% 58.08%
Number of salaries quoted 131 200 109
Average salary £35,000 £43,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.54% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,700
10% offered a salary of more than £59,250 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Symantec
Bedfordshire

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 30 July 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 39 (100.00%) Windows
1 39 (100.00%) LAN
1 39 (100.00%) WAN
1 39 (100.00%) DHCP
1 39 (100.00%) VPN
1 39 (100.00%) DNS
1 39 (100.00%) Citrix
1 39 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 39 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 38 (97.44%) McAfee
2 38 (97.44%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (97.44%) SAN
2 38 (97.44%) Lotus
2 38 (97.44%) Lotus Domino
2 38 (97.44%) MCSE
2 38 (97.44%) Firewall
2 38 (97.44%) Backup Exec
2 38 (97.44%) VMware
2 38 (97.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 37 (94.87%) SecurID
3 37 (94.87%) Wi-Fi
3 37 (94.87%) VMS
3 37 (94.87%) Blackberry
3 37 (94.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 37 (94.87%) Clearswift
3 37 (94.87%) Android
3 37 (94.87%) vSphere
3 37 (94.87%) McAfee ePO
3 37 (94.87%) Windows Phone 8
3 37 (94.87%) Windows Phone

Symantec
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 38 (97.44%) Lotus Domino
2 37 (94.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
3 1 (2.56%) IIS
3 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (58.97%) MS Office
2 20 (51.28%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 39 (100.00%) LAN
1 39 (100.00%) WAN
1 39 (100.00%) DHCP
1 39 (100.00%) VPN
1 39 (100.00%) DNS
2 38 (97.44%) SAN
2 38 (97.44%) Firewall
3 37 (94.87%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.56%) VoIP
4 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 37 (94.87%) Network Support
1 37 (94.87%) 3rd Line Support
1 37 (94.87%) Network Engineer
2 33 (84.62%) PC Support
2 33 (84.62%) PC Engineer
3 20 (51.28%) PC Support Engineer
3 20 (51.28%) Network Support Engineer
3 20 (51.28%) Support Engineer
4 15 (38.46%) Support Analyst
4 15 (38.46%) Analyst
5 14 (35.90%) Network Support Analyst
5 14 (35.90%) Network Analyst
5 14 (35.90%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 13 (33.33%) Server Support
6 13 (33.33%) Server Analyst
6 13 (33.33%) Server Support Analyst
6 13 (33.33%) Server Engineer
7 4 (10.26%) Network Administrator
7 4 (10.26%) Systems Support
7 4 (10.26%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 37 (94.87%) SecurID
1 37 (94.87%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 39 (100.00%) Windows
1 39 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 39 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 37 (94.87%) VMS
2 37 (94.87%) Android
2 37 (94.87%) Windows Phone 8
2 37 (94.87%) Windows Phone
3 21 (53.85%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (2.56%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (2.56%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 38 (97.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 38 (97.44%) MCSE
2 1 (2.56%) Security+ Certification
System Software
1 38 (97.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 37 (94.87%) vSphere
3 19 (48.72%) XenApp
4 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 38 (97.44%) Backup Exec
2 37 (94.87%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Citrix
2 38 (97.44%) McAfee
2 38 (97.44%) Lotus
2 38 (97.44%) VMware
3 37 (94.87%) Clearswift
4 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco