The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 874 831 874
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +43
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 14 22 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.013% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 11 21 10
Average salary £50,000 £60,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £72,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +24.13%
Backup Engineer
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend in England

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

Backup Engineer Salary Trend in England

Backup Engineer
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Engineer across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Backup Engineer Salary Histogram in England

Backup Engineer
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 Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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 -4 8 £50,000 -23.07% 1
South East -20 4 £50,000 -16.66%
West Midlands -14 2 £41,250 -10.81%
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title.

1 25 (71.43%) SAN
2 21 (60.00%) EMC
3 19 (54.29%) NetBackup
4 16 (45.71%) CommVault
5 11 (31.43%) VMware
6 10 (28.57%) Windows
7 9 (25.71%) ITIL
7 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
7 9 (25.71%) NAS
8 8 (22.86%) vSphere
8 8 (22.86%) NetApp
8 8 (22.86%) Linux
8 8 (22.86%) CLARiiON
8 8 (22.86%) Symantec
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 6 (17.14%) Veeam
10 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
12 4 (11.43%) SLA
12 4 (11.43%) Web Services
12 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (11.43%) PlateSpin
12 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
12 4 (11.43%) IaaS
13 3 (8.57%) Brocade
13 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
13 3 (8.57%) Degree
13 3 (8.57%) 3PAR

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Engineer 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 Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) SAN
2 9 (25.71%) NAS
3 6 (17.14%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) NetScreen
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
2 1 (2.86%) Automotive
2 1 (2.86%) Law
2 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) CLARiiON
2 2 (5.71%) Celerra
2 2 (5.71%) EqualLogic
2 2 (5.71%) Replication
3 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 10 (28.57%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Linux
3 3 (8.57%) Solaris
3 3 (8.57%) SUSE
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.71%) UNIX
4 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) ITIL
2 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (5.71%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Management
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Security Management
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) Degree
2 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.86%) NCDA
2 1 (2.86%) EMC Certification
2 1 (2.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (2.86%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) vSphere
2 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
5 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.86%) NFS
6 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.57%) Legato
2 3 (8.57%) PureDisk
3 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.71%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 21 (60.00%) EMC
2 16 (45.71%) CommVault
3 11 (31.43%) VMware
4 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
5 8 (22.86%) NetApp
5 8 (22.86%) Symantec
6 7 (20.00%) HP
7 6 (17.14%) Veeam
8 4 (11.43%) PlateSpin
9 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
9 3 (8.57%) Brocade
9 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
9 3 (8.57%) Dell
9 3 (8.57%) IBM
10 2 (5.71%) Cisco
10 2 (5.71%) Veritas
10 2 (5.71%) Nimsoft
11 1 (2.86%) Oracle
11 1 (2.86%) Sybase
11 1 (2.86%) Citrix
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