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 27 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Backup Engineer
Rank 862 905 953
Rank change year-on-year
+43 +48
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 44 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.017% 0.020%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.049% 0.018% 0.021%
Number of salaries quoted 22 12 17
Median salary £39,000 £45,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £69,000 £53,500
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
89934 96186 106572
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.32% 96.53% 96.52%
Number of salaries quoted 76512 79745 88117
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 £70,000 £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
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 27 May 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 +8 25 £40,000 -5.88% 3
London +33 13 £37,500 -36.17% 1
South East -2 2 £47,500 +18.75% 1
South West - 2 £38,500 -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
North East - 1 £37,500 -
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 56 (69.14%) Symantec
2 50 (61.73%) VMware
3 46 (56.79%) Windows
4 43 (53.09%) IBM
5 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
6 34 (41.98%) Windows Server
7 32 (39.51%) Backup Exec
8 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
9 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
10 26 (32.10%) NetApp
11 24 (29.63%) NetBackup
12 23 (28.40%) SAN
13 20 (24.69%) SLA
13 20 (24.69%) Unix
14 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
15 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
16 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
17 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
17 14 (17.28%) Linux
17 14 (17.28%) Tivoli
17 14 (17.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
18 13 (16.05%) NAS
18 13 (16.05%) Veeam
19 12 (14.81%) Brocade
20 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
21 10 (12.35%) SQL
21 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
22 9 (11.11%) Remedy
22 9 (11.11%) Finance
22 9 (11.11%) Stress Testing

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 (6.17%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (4.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 23 (28.40%) SAN
2 13 (16.05%) NAS
3 5 (6.17%) DHCP
3 5 (6.17%) DNS
3 5 (6.17%) FCoE
3 5 (6.17%) iSCSI
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 6 (7.41%) Law
3 2 (2.47%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.47%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.47%) iPad
4 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.23%) Clustering
4 1 (1.23%) IBM XIV
4 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 46 (56.79%) Windows
2 34 (41.98%) Windows Server
3 20 (24.69%) Unix
4 17 (20.99%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (19.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (17.28%) Linux
7 7 (8.64%) Data ONTAP
7 7 (8.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (3.70%) CentOS
9 2 (2.47%) AIX
9 2 (2.47%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.58%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (11.11%) Stress Testing
3 8 (9.88%) Capacity Management
3 8 (9.88%) Time Management
4 7 (8.64%) Patch Management
4 7 (8.64%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 6 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 6 (7.41%) Service Delivery
6 5 (6.17%) Change Management
6 5 (6.17%) Problem Management
7 4 (4.94%) ITIL
7 4 (4.94%) ITSM
7 4 (4.94%) Security Management
7 4 (4.94%) Server Building
8 3 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (3.70%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.47%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (2.47%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.23%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (1.23%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (12.35%) SQL
2 3 (3.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 31 (38.27%) Security Cleared
2 27 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.64%) IBM Certification
3 7 (8.64%) NCDA
4 2 (2.47%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (24.69%) SLA
2 4 (4.94%) SAS 70
System Software
1 14 (17.28%) Active Directory
2 6 (7.41%) Firmware
3 5 (6.17%) NFS
3 5 (6.17%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (4.94%) VMware ESX
5 3 (3.70%) vSphere
6 2 (2.47%) XenApp
7 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 32 (39.51%) Backup Exec
2 24 (29.63%) NetBackup
3 14 (17.28%) Tivoli
3 14 (17.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 7 (8.64%) HP SIM
4 7 (8.64%) SnapMirror
5 2 (2.47%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.47%) Simpana
Vendors
1 56 (69.14%) Symantec
2 50 (61.73%) VMware
3 43 (53.09%) IBM
4 39 (48.15%) Microsoft
5 26 (32.10%) NetApp
6 13 (16.05%) Veeam
7 12 (14.81%) Brocade
8 9 (11.11%) Remedy
9 7 (8.64%) CommVault
9 7 (8.64%) HP
10 6 (7.41%) EMC
11 5 (6.17%) Cisco
12 3 (3.70%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.47%) Citrix
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Posted: Yesterday
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