The table below looks at the statistics 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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 129 110 108
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 4 19 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.18% 0.88% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.33% 8.44% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 4 19 6
Average salary £34,750 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.47% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,750 £24,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Backup Exec
West Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
120 225 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.26% 10.47% 6.65%
Number of salaries quoted 110 210 98
Average salary £52,500 £43,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.38% -3.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £31,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 12 (85.71%) Symantec
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 10 (71.43%) Citrix
4 9 (64.29%) SAN
4 9 (64.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 9 (64.29%) XenApp
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2007
4 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (50.00%) VLAN
5 7 (50.00%) Kaspersky
5 7 (50.00%) NetApp
5 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (50.00%) Firewall
5 7 (50.00%) HP
5 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) LAN
6 6 (42.86%) WAN
6 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
6 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
6 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
7 5 (35.71%) Network Management
7 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2013
3 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2000
4 3 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) SAN
2 7 (50.00%) VLAN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
2 7 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) NetScaler
4 5 (35.71%) MPLS
4 5 (35.71%) Ethernet
4 5 (35.71%) VPN
5 4 (28.57%) Wireless
6 2 (14.29%) DNS
6 2 (14.29%) DHCP
6 2 (14.29%) NAS
7 1 (7.14%) IPsec
7 1 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (7.14%) L2TP
7 1 (7.14%) Internet
7 1 (7.14%) SMTP
7 1 (7.14%) ADSL
General
1 3 (21.43%) Law
2 1 (7.14%) Legal
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Network Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Technical Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Wintel Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Server Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Service Desk Technician
5 1 (7.14%) Wintel Support
5 1 (7.14%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Analytical Skills
1 5 (35.71%) Replication
1 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
2 3 (21.43%) Clustering
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 3 (21.43%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (42.86%) Windows XP
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (14.29%) Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.14%) Windows 2000
6 1 (7.14%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (35.71%) Network Management
3 4 (28.57%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (21.43%) Change Control
4 3 (21.43%) Asset Management
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
6 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) MCP
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) MCITP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
2 3 (21.43%) MCSA
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (14.29%) CCNA
3 2 (14.29%) Network+ Certification
4 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (71.43%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) XenApp
4 6 (42.86%) XenDesktop
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (35.71%) Hyper-V
5 5 (35.71%) vSphere
5 5 (35.71%) VMware ESX
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 5 (35.71%) XenMobile
2 5 (35.71%) NetBackup
3 3 (21.43%) ARCserve
4 1 (7.14%) SCOM
4 1 (7.14%) WSUS
4 1 (7.14%) MOM
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Symantec
1 12 (85.71%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
3 7 (50.00%) Kaspersky
3 7 (50.00%) NetApp
3 7 (50.00%) HP
3 7 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (35.71%) Cisco
5 3 (21.43%) SonicWALL
5 3 (21.43%) Remedy
6 2 (14.29%) Sophos
6 2 (14.29%) Kaseya
6 2 (14.29%) AVG
7 1 (7.14%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (7.14%) NETGEAR
7 1 (7.14%) Draytek
7 1 (7.14%) WatchGuard
7 1 (7.14%) CommVault
7 1 (7.14%) Dell
7 1 (7.14%) EMC