The first table below looks at the demand for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 29 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 of the Systems Management category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 117 116 103
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 4 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.20% 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.92% 6.34% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 13 7
Average salary £30,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,500 £21,400
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
102 205 90
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.16% 10.09% 5.35%
Number of salaries quoted 98 186 78
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,000 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,750
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +4.29%
Backup Exec
West Midlands

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Backup Exec 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 Backup Exec.

1 14 (93.33%) Symantec
2 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (80.00%) Windows
3 12 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (60.00%) Citrix
5 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
5 9 (60.00%) Cisco
5 9 (60.00%) LAN
5 9 (60.00%) WAN
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
7 7 (46.67%) SAN
7 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
7 7 (46.67%) XenApp
8 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
9 5 (33.33%) VPN
9 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
9 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
9 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
9 5 (33.33%) SQL
9 5 (33.33%) MS Office

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region citing Backup Exec 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 Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (86.67%) MS Exchange
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 12 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (46.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MS Office
1 5 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (26.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (60.00%) LAN
1 9 (60.00%) WAN
1 9 (60.00%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) SAN
3 6 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) Ethernet
4 5 (33.33%) MPLS
4 5 (33.33%) VLAN
4 5 (33.33%) NetScaler
5 4 (26.67%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (26.67%) Internet
6 3 (20.00%) Wireless
7 2 (13.33%) NAS
8 1 (6.67%) SMTP
General
1 3 (20.00%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 5 (33.33%) Network Analyst
1 5 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 5 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Technical Architect
3 2 (13.33%) Wintel Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Network Support
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 5 (33.33%) Replication
2 3 (20.00%) Clustering
2 3 (20.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (80.00%) Windows
2 10 (66.67%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 9 (60.00%) Windows XP
3 9 (60.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Windows 8
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (33.33%) Network Management
3 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (6.67%) VBScript
3 1 (6.67%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) MCP
1 3 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 12 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 12 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (46.67%) XenApp
3 5 (33.33%) XenDesktop
3 5 (33.33%) vSphere
3 5 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (20.00%) Terminal Services
4 3 (20.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 12 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (33.33%) NetBackup
2 5 (33.33%) XenMobile
3 3 (20.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Symantec
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 9 (60.00%) Cisco
3 9 (60.00%) Citrix
4 8 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 5 (33.33%) HP
5 5 (33.33%) NetApp
5 5 (33.33%) Kaspersky
6 3 (20.00%) Remedy
7 1 (6.67%) WatchGuard
7 1 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 1 (6.67%) Draytek
7 1 (6.67%) NETGEAR