The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Administrator role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Backup Administrator
Rank 878 897 -
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Administrator 5 7 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.005% 0.006% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.005% 0.007% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 3 0
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
UK excluding London average salary - £29,000 -
Backup Administrator
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
97345 105192 99426
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.60% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 80380 86313 83740
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Backup Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Backup Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in England

Backup Administrator
Salary Trend in England

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

Backup Administrator Salary Trend in England

Backup Administrator
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Administrator within the England region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +26 5 £45,000 +5.88%
Backup Administrator
UK

Backup Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (60.00%) SAN
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) SCCM
4 5 (50.00%) SCOM
4 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (50.00%) Symantec
5 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (40.00%) IBM
5 4 (40.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (30.00%) Solaris
6 3 (30.00%) Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
6 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
6 3 (30.00%) Brocade
6 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (20.00%) Data Management
7 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
7 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (20.00%) Python
7 2 (20.00%) Perl
7 2 (20.00%) SQL

Backup Administrator
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) SAN
2 2 (20.00%) DHCP
2 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) WAN
3 1 (10.00%) LDAP
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Replication
2 1 (10.00%) LPAR
2 1 (10.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 4 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (30.00%) Solaris
3 3 (30.00%) Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (10.00%) AIX
5 1 (10.00%) UNIX
5 1 (10.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (30.00%) Investment Management
3 2 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (20.00%) Data Management
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Data Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 1 (10.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (20.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (20.00%) Python
1 2 (20.00%) Perl
1 2 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) NCDA
2 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (20.00%) NFS
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (50.00%) SCCM
1 5 (50.00%) SCOM
2 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (10.00%) Nagios
3 1 (10.00%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Symantec
3 4 (40.00%) IBM
3 4 (40.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) Brocade
5 2 (20.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) Sun
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
6 1 (10.00%) CA
6 1 (10.00%) Oracle