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 26 June 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Backup Engineer
Rank 857 913 949
Rank change year-on-year
+56 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 44 29 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.048% 0.028% 0.019%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.050% 0.029% 0.019%
Number of salaries quoted 29 23 18
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £38,000 £34,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,500 £53,250
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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
87545 99782 108857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.39% 96.53% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 74699 83238 89859
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 £26,500 £27,000
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 26 June 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 26 June 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 -11 18 £40,000 +3.89%
London +44 17 £37,500 -36.17%
South East +30 5 £47,500 +18.75%
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £37,500 - 1
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 (74.42%) Symantec
2 58 (67.44%) VMware
3 51 (59.30%) Windows
4 42 (48.84%) IBM
4 42 (48.84%) Microsoft
5 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
6 37 (43.02%) Backup Exec
7 34 (39.53%) Security Cleared
8 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
9 26 (30.23%) NetApp
10 25 (29.07%) SAN
11 21 (24.42%) NetBackup
12 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
13 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (20.93%) SLA
15 16 (18.60%) Unix
15 16 (18.60%) Linux
15 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
15 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
16 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
16 15 (17.44%) Veeam
17 14 (16.28%) NAS
18 13 (15.12%) Stress Testing
19 10 (11.63%) SQL
19 10 (11.63%) HP
19 10 (11.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
20 9 (10.47%) Remedy
20 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
20 9 (10.47%) Tivoli
20 9 (10.47%) HP SIM

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 5 (5.81%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (17.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 25 (29.07%) SAN
2 14 (16.28%) NAS
3 6 (6.98%) FCoE
3 6 (6.98%) iSCSI
4 5 (5.81%) DHCP
4 5 (5.81%) DNS
5 1 (1.16%) Fibre Channel
General
1 6 (6.98%) Law
2 5 (5.81%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.16%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (6.98%) Data Centre
2 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (2.33%) iPad
3 1 (1.16%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.16%) Clustering
3 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
3 1 (1.16%) Replication
3 1 (1.16%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 51 (59.30%) Windows
2 39 (45.35%) Windows Server
3 20 (23.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (18.60%) Linux
5 16 (18.60%) Unix
6 9 (10.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (3.49%) AIX
7 3 (3.49%) CentOS
7 3 (3.49%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.33%) Data ONTAP
9 1 (1.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.16%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.60%) Disaster Recovery
2 13 (15.12%) Stress Testing
3 6 (6.98%) Service Delivery
4 5 (5.81%) Change Management
4 5 (5.81%) Problem Management
5 4 (4.65%) ITIL
5 4 (4.65%) ITSM
5 4 (4.65%) Security Management
5 4 (4.65%) Server Building
5 4 (4.65%) Time Management
6 3 (3.49%) Capacity Management
6 3 (3.49%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
6 3 (3.49%) Software Deployment
7 2 (2.33%) Patch Management
7 2 (2.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (2.33%) Release Management
7 2 (2.33%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 1 (1.16%) Data Management
8 1 (1.16%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (11.63%) SQL
2 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (39.53%) Security Cleared
2 30 (34.88%) SC Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) Degree
3 2 (2.33%) IBM Certification
3 2 (2.33%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (20.93%) SLA
2 4 (4.65%) SAS 70
System Software
1 16 (18.60%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.98%) Firmware
2 6 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.81%) NFS
3 5 (5.81%) Virtual Machines
4 4 (4.65%) VMware ESX
4 4 (4.65%) vSphere
5 3 (3.49%) XenApp
6 2 (2.33%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (1.16%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 37 (43.02%) Backup Exec
2 21 (24.42%) NetBackup
3 10 (11.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 9 (10.47%) HP SIM
4 9 (10.47%) Tivoli
5 3 (3.49%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (2.33%) Simpana
6 2 (2.33%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 64 (74.42%) Symantec
2 58 (67.44%) VMware
3 42 (48.84%) IBM
3 42 (48.84%) Microsoft
4 26 (30.23%) NetApp
5 15 (17.44%) Veeam
6 10 (11.63%) HP
7 9 (10.47%) Remedy
8 8 (9.30%) Brocade
8 8 (9.30%) CommVault
9 6 (6.98%) Cisco
9 6 (6.98%) EMC
10 4 (4.65%) Red Hat
11 3 (3.49%) Citrix
12 1 (1.16%) 3PAR
12 1 (1.16%) Veritas