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 18 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Backup Engineer
UK / England
Rank 810 864 899
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +35
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 12 33 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.035% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.037% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 28
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £53,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.63% -11.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £33,650 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,250 £34,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+35.03% -23.88%

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
76013 90271 93167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.46% 96.52% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 63587 76564 78024
Median salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.26% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 18 January 2017.

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 18 January 2017. 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 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
South East +56 5 £47,500 -5.00%
West Midlands +10 5 - -
London +42 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £32,500 -
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, 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 33 (78.57%) Symantec
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) IBM
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 23 (54.76%) SLA
4 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
4 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
5 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
6 12 (28.57%) NetBackup
7 11 (26.19%) Windows
8 10 (23.81%) HP
8 10 (23.81%) NetApp
9 8 (19.05%) Veritas
9 8 (19.05%) SAN
9 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (16.67%) EMC
11 6 (14.29%) Veeam
11 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
12 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
13 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
13 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
13 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
13 4 (9.52%) Citrix
13 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
13 4 (9.52%) Finance
14 3 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
14 3 (7.14%) CommVault
14 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
14 3 (7.14%) Linux

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 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.05%) SAN
2 2 (4.76%) DNS
General
1 4 (9.52%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 16 (38.10%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.38%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) Windows
2 6 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (7.14%) Data ONTAP
4 3 (7.14%) Linux
5 2 (4.76%) AIX
5 2 (4.76%) Unix
5 2 (4.76%) Windows 7
5 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
2 2 (4.76%) Data Management
2 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (4.76%) Software Deployment
3 1 (2.38%) Asset Management
3 1 (2.38%) IT Asset Management
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL
3 1 (2.38%) Problem Management
3 1 (2.38%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (2.38%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (54.76%) SC Cleared
1 23 (54.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) MCSA
2 1 (2.38%) MCSE
2 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (54.76%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 4 (9.52%) Hyper-V
3 3 (7.14%) VMware Server
3 3 (7.14%) XenApp
4 1 (2.38%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (28.57%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.90%) Backup Exec
3 2 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.38%) Legato
4 1 (2.38%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.38%) SCCM
4 1 (2.38%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (78.57%) Symantec
1 33 (78.57%) VMware
2 25 (59.52%) IBM
3 24 (57.14%) Microsoft
4 10 (23.81%) HP
4 10 (23.81%) NetApp
5 8 (19.05%) Veritas
6 7 (16.67%) EMC
7 6 (14.29%) Veeam
8 4 (9.52%) 3PAR
8 4 (9.52%) Citrix
9 3 (7.14%) CommVault
9 3 (7.14%) Hitachi
10 2 (4.76%) arcserve
10 2 (4.76%) Dell
10 2 (4.76%) EqualLogic
11 1 (2.38%) Intel Security