The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 279 310 289
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 41 16 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.36% 0.14% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.11% 2.23% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 35 16 47
Average salary £37,500 £37,750 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.66% +12.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,200 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,000 £50,500 £60,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Backup Exec
London

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

Systems Management Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
802 718 754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.96% 6.07% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 674 621 672
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
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 the City of London

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in the City of London

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the City of London region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in the City of London

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 51 (79.69%) Microsoft
3 49 (76.56%) Active Directory
4 41 (64.06%) Citrix
4 41 (64.06%) MS Office
5 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
6 29 (45.31%) VMware
7 28 (43.75%) Blackberry
7 28 (43.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (40.63%) DNS
8 26 (40.63%) ITIL
9 24 (37.50%) Firewall
9 24 (37.50%) Finance
9 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (35.94%) Cisco
11 20 (31.25%) Windows XP
12 18 (28.13%) DHCP
12 18 (28.13%) Symantec
12 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
13 17 (26.56%) HP
13 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
13 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
14 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
15 13 (20.31%) MCSE
15 13 (20.31%) Veritas
16 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
16 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
17 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
17 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 39 (60.94%) MS Exchange
2 28 (43.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 17 (26.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
4 11 (17.19%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2000
5 8 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (6.25%) Lync
7 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (3.13%) IBM Notes
7 2 (3.13%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.13%) Apache
Applications
1 41 (64.06%) MS Office
2 16 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 26 (40.63%) DNS
2 24 (37.50%) Firewall
3 18 (28.13%) DHCP
4 12 (18.75%) TCP/IP
5 11 (17.19%) LAN
5 11 (17.19%) SAN
6 8 (12.50%) VoIP
6 8 (12.50%) WAN
6 8 (12.50%) VPN
7 7 (10.94%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.69%) ADSL
10 2 (3.13%) Network Security
10 2 (3.13%) Wireless
10 2 (3.13%) Internet
10 2 (3.13%) Extranet
11 1 (1.56%) BGP
11 1 (1.56%) BIG-IP
11 1 (1.56%) VLAN
11 1 (1.56%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (3.13%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) JIRA
General
1 24 (37.50%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Law
3 1 (1.56%) Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.56%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 25 (39.06%) Support Engineer
2 13 (20.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 11 (17.19%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 10 (15.63%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (14.06%) Administrator
6 8 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (10.94%) Analyst
7 7 (10.94%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (9.38%) Server Engineer
9 5 (7.81%) IT Support
10 4 (6.25%) Support Technician
10 4 (6.25%) Support Analyst
11 3 (4.69%) Desktop Support
11 3 (4.69%) IT Administrator
11 3 (4.69%) Operations Analyst
12 2 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 2 (3.13%) UNIX Engineer
12 2 (3.13%) SQL Server DBA
12 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Support
12 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 28 (43.75%) Blackberry
2 10 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Replication
3 4 (6.25%) Clustering
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.69%) iPhone
5 2 (3.13%) PKI
5 2 (3.13%) Hedge funds
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Handset
6 1 (1.56%) Open Source
6 1 (1.56%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 58 (90.63%) Windows
2 28 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
3 24 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 20 (31.25%) Windows XP
5 12 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 11 (17.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (12.50%) Linux
8 7 (10.94%) UNIX
9 6 (9.38%) Windows 2000
10 5 (7.81%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.13%) Windows Vista
11 2 (3.13%) Solaris
11 2 (3.13%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.56%) Debian
12 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
12 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) ITIL
2 11 (17.19%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
3 4 (6.25%) Change Control
4 3 (4.69%) Information Security
4 3 (4.69%) PRINCE2
4 3 (4.69%) Fault Management
4 3 (4.69%) Performance Management
5 2 (3.13%) Time Management
5 2 (3.13%) Software Deployment
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (3.13%) Service Management
5 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
5 2 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.13%) Data Security
5 2 (3.13%) Load Balancing
5 2 (3.13%) Resource Management
6 1 (1.56%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (1.56%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.06%) SQL
2 2 (3.13%) Shell Script
2 2 (3.13%) PowerShell
2 2 (3.13%) Java
2 2 (3.13%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (28.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 13 (20.31%) MCSE
3 11 (17.19%) MCSA
4 7 (10.94%) Degree
5 4 (6.25%) MCTS
5 4 (6.25%) PhD
6 3 (4.69%) A+ Certification
6 3 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.69%) MCP
7 2 (3.13%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.13%) Security Cleared
7 2 (3.13%) CCNA
7 2 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.56%) CCNP
8 1 (1.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) SLA
System Software
1 49 (76.56%) Active Directory
2 17 (26.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (14.06%) XenApp
4 7 (10.94%) Hyper-V
5 6 (9.38%) XenServer
5 6 (9.38%) VMware ESX
6 3 (4.69%) Terminal Services
6 3 (4.69%) ISA Server
6 3 (4.69%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (3.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 10 (15.63%) Norton AntiVirus
2 6 (9.38%) SCCM
3 4 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 4 (6.25%) ARCserve
4 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (3.13%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 2 (3.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
5 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (79.69%) Microsoft
2 41 (64.06%) Citrix
3 29 (45.31%) VMware
4 23 (35.94%) Cisco
5 18 (28.13%) Symantec
6 17 (26.56%) HP
7 13 (20.31%) Veritas
8 11 (17.19%) Avaya
9 8 (12.50%) EMC
10 7 (10.94%) Juniper
10 7 (10.94%) Bloomberg
11 6 (9.38%) NetApp
11 6 (9.38%) Veeam
12 5 (7.81%) Remedy
13 4 (6.25%) McAfee
13 4 (6.25%) IronPort
13 4 (6.25%) Polycom
13 4 (6.25%) ProCurve
13 4 (6.25%) Fidessa
14 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds