The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 105 - 93
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 1 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.067% - 0.33%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.83% - 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Average salary £34,000 - £30,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%
Backup Exec
Scotland

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

Systems Management Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
120 83 50
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.09% 5.59% 4.13%
Number of salaries quoted 63 60 31
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -18.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,600 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) Apache
3 3 (60.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
4 2 (40.00%) Nagios
4 2 (40.00%) Wireless
4 2 (40.00%) VLAN
4 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (40.00%) vSphere
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (20.00%) Network Management
5 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
5 1 (20.00%) pfSense
5 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (20.00%) iptables
5 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (20.00%) NAS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (60.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Wireless
2 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (20.00%) IPsec
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (20.00%) NAS
3 1 (20.00%) OpenVPN
3 1 (20.00%) DHCP
3 1 (20.00%) SNMP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) VoIP
3 1 (20.00%) WLAN
3 1 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (20.00%) SSL
3 1 (20.00%) IPv4
3 1 (20.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Administrator
2 3 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Network Administrator
3 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (20.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL
1 1 (20.00%) BCP
1 1 (20.00%) Network Design
1 1 (20.00%) Network Architecture
1 1 (20.00%) Network Management
1 1 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) vSphere
2 1 (20.00%) pfSense
2 1 (20.00%) iptables
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Symantec
1 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) EMC
3 1 (20.00%) Avaya
3 1 (20.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Sun
3 1 (20.00%) Polycom