The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the England region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 856 821 868
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +47
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 18 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.024% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.025% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 14 20 10
Average salary £40,750 £60,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.08% +26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £45,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £72,500 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
-27.27% +25.71%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103361 95969 105981
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.24% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 85252 80299 91558
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Backup Engineer
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
West Midlands -2 8 £40,750 -20.48%
South East -17 4 - -
London -53 3 £47,500 -24.00%
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 1 £57,500 -
Backup Engineer
UK

Backup Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 24 (72.73%) SAN
2 22 (66.67%) EMC
2 22 (66.67%) NetBackup
3 11 (33.33%) Symantec
3 11 (33.33%) CommVault
3 11 (33.33%) Windows
3 11 (33.33%) NAS
4 10 (30.30%) ITIL
4 10 (30.30%) Linux
5 9 (27.27%) NetApp
5 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
6 8 (24.24%) VMware
6 8 (24.24%) CLARiiON
6 8 (24.24%) Fibre Channel
7 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
8 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
9 5 (15.15%) 3PAR
9 5 (15.15%) HP
10 4 (12.12%) Degree
10 4 (12.12%) SLA
10 4 (12.12%) IBM
10 4 (12.12%) Veeam
11 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
11 3 (9.09%) vSphere
11 3 (9.09%) PureDisk
11 3 (9.09%) Solaris
11 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
11 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
11 3 (9.09%) Legato

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (6.06%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.03%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (6.06%) IaaS
2 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) SAN
2 11 (33.33%) NAS
3 8 (24.24%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (3.03%) NetScreen
4 1 (3.03%) Firewall
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (3.03%) LAN
4 1 (3.03%) WAN
4 1 (3.03%) VPN
4 1 (3.03%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.03%) DB2
General
1 2 (6.06%) Finance
1 2 (6.06%) Automotive
2 1 (3.03%) Law
2 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (24.24%) CLARiiON
2 2 (6.06%) Replication
3 1 (3.03%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 11 (33.33%) Windows
2 10 (30.30%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Solaris
3 3 (9.09%) SUSE
3 3 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.06%) UNIX
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) ITIL
2 9 (27.27%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (6.06%) Time Management
3 2 (6.06%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (3.03%) Capacity Management
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (3.03%) Service Management
4 1 (3.03%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.03%) Performance Management
4 1 (3.03%) Data Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Data Protection
4 1 (3.03%) Security Management
4 1 (3.03%) Migration
4 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
4 1 (3.03%) Supplier Management
4 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.12%) Degree
2 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.03%) EMC Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.12%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.09%) vSphere
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
3 2 (6.06%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.03%) UAG
Systems Management
1 22 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 3 (9.09%) Backup Exec
2 3 (9.09%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (9.09%) Legato
2 3 (9.09%) PureDisk
3 2 (6.06%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (6.06%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (3.03%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli
4 1 (3.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 22 (66.67%) EMC
2 11 (33.33%) CommVault
2 11 (33.33%) Symantec
3 9 (27.27%) NetApp
4 8 (24.24%) VMware
5 7 (21.21%) Microsoft
6 5 (15.15%) HP
6 5 (15.15%) 3PAR
7 4 (12.12%) IBM
7 4 (12.12%) Veeam
8 3 (9.09%) Red Hat
8 3 (9.09%) Brocade
9 2 (6.06%) PlateSpin
9 2 (6.06%) Nimsoft
10 1 (3.03%) Dell
10 1 (3.03%) Oracle
10 1 (3.03%) Sybase
10 1 (3.03%) Cisco
10 1 (3.03%) Veritas
10 1 (3.03%) Citrix