The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Specialist role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Specialist
Rank - 130 107
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Specialist 0 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham - 0.047% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.050% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 1
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £50,250 £45,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
+11.66% -11.76%
Backup Specialist
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2048 2009 1570
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 94.33% 93.75% 93.73%
Number of salaries quoted 1737 1798 1351
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Backup Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Specialist in the job title across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Backup Specialist
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Backup Specialist Salary Trend in Birmingham

Backup Specialist
Top 9 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Backup Specialist in their job title 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 with Backup Specialist in their job title.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage

Backup Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham region that cited Backup Specialist in their job title 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 with Backup Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp