The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the England region that had Backup Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Backup Engineer
Rank 880 898 951
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +53
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 25 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.027% 0.044% 0.018%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.046% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 15 38 17
Median salary £45,000 £38,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £23,250 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £45,000 £53,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.00%
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
88272 98549 105545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.37% 96.20% 96.42%
Number of salaries quoted 75020 82516 86005
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of job ads across the England region that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the England region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands -10 8 - -
South East +8 7 £47,500 +18.75%
London +64 5 £37,500 -14.28%
Yorkshire - 4 £42,500 -
South West +3 1 - -
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, Backup Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Backup Engineer in the job title.

1 64 (83.12%) Symantec
2 62 (80.52%) VMware
3 44 (57.14%) Windows
4 38 (49.35%) Windows Server
5 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
6 34 (44.16%) IBM
7 32 (41.56%) Backup Exec
8 28 (36.36%) SC Cleared
8 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
9 26 (33.77%) NetApp
10 23 (29.87%) NetBackup
11 22 (28.57%) SAN
12 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
13 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 18 (23.38%) SLA
14 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
15 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (16.88%) HP
16 13 (16.88%) Stress Testing
16 13 (16.88%) Veeam
17 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
18 11 (14.29%) Linux
19 10 (12.99%) NAS
19 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
20 9 (11.69%) HP SIM
20 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
21 8 (10.39%) Citrix
22 7 (9.09%) ITIL
23 6 (7.79%) XenApp

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (7.79%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.30%) IIS
2 1 (1.30%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Applications
1 14 (18.18%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.60%) MS Office
3 1 (1.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.60%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 22 (28.57%) SAN
2 10 (12.99%) NAS
3 5 (6.49%) DHCP
3 5 (6.49%) DNS
4 3 (3.90%) FCoE
4 3 (3.90%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.30%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (1.30%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.79%) Finance
2 4 (5.19%) Law
3 2 (2.60%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.99%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.60%) Driving Licence
3 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.30%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.30%) Statistics
3 1 (1.30%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 44 (57.14%) Windows
2 38 (49.35%) Windows Server
3 20 (25.97%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (24.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (14.29%) Linux
6 9 (11.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (7.79%) Unix
8 4 (5.19%) AIX
8 4 (5.19%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (5.19%) Windows 7
9 3 (3.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.60%) CentOS
11 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (16.88%) Stress Testing
3 7 (9.09%) ITIL
4 4 (5.19%) Software Deployment
5 3 (3.90%) Data Protection
5 3 (3.90%) Server Virtualisation
6 2 (2.60%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (2.60%) ITSM
6 2 (2.60%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.60%) Release Management
6 2 (2.60%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (2.60%) Server Building
6 2 (2.60%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.30%) Asset Management
7 1 (1.30%) Change Management
7 1 (1.30%) IT Asset Management
7 1 (1.30%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.19%) SQL
2 2 (2.60%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 28 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.60%) MCSA
2 2 (2.60%) MCSE
2 2 (2.60%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (23.38%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) SAS 70
System Software
1 18 (23.38%) Active Directory
2 12 (15.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (7.79%) vSphere
3 6 (7.79%) XenApp
4 5 (6.49%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (6.49%) VMware Server
5 3 (3.90%) Firmware
6 2 (2.60%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.60%) NFS
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESX
6 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (1.30%) vCloud
7 1 (1.30%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.30%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 32 (41.56%) Backup Exec
2 23 (29.87%) NetBackup
3 9 (11.69%) HP SIM
4 4 (5.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (3.90%) SCOM
5 3 (3.90%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.60%) McAfee ePO
6 2 (2.60%) SCCM
6 2 (2.60%) Tivoli
6 2 (2.60%) WSUS
7 1 (1.30%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 64 (83.12%) Symantec
2 62 (80.52%) VMware
3 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
4 34 (44.16%) IBM
5 26 (33.77%) NetApp
6 13 (16.88%) HP
6 13 (16.88%) Veeam
7 8 (10.39%) Citrix
8 6 (7.79%) EMC
9 5 (6.49%) CommVault
9 5 (6.49%) Red Hat
10 4 (5.19%) Cisco
10 4 (5.19%) Hitachi
11 3 (3.90%) Brocade
12 2 (2.60%) 3PAR
12 2 (2.60%) Intel Security
12 2 (2.60%) Remedy
12 2 (2.60%) Veritas
13 1 (1.30%) Dell