The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Specialist
Rank 846 858 882
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Specialist 25 9 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.024% 0.009% 0.006%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.025% 0.009% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 25 8 6
Average salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £50,000 £26,250
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +90.47%
Backup Specialist
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
98697 96379 103276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.69% 94.71% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 82885 78978 89637
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Backup Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Specialist in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in England

Backup Specialist
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Specialist across the England region.

Backup Specialist Salary Trend in England

Backup Specialist
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Specialist across the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

Backup Specialist Salary Histogram in England

Backup Specialist
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 Specialist within the England region over the 3 months to 22 December 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
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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
Yorkshire - 9 £42,500 -
East of England - 9 £42,500 -
London +2 7 £57,500 -
Backup Specialist
UK

Backup Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title.

1 27 (100.00%) SAN
2 26 (96.30%) HP
2 26 (96.30%) Fibre Channel
2 26 (96.30%) Analytical Skills
3 25 (92.59%) 3PAR
3 25 (92.59%) Capacity Planning
3 25 (92.59%) CMDB
3 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (92.59%) Brocade
3 25 (92.59%) CommVault
4 1 (3.70%) Middleware
4 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
4 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (3.70%) Finance
4 1 (3.70%) Replication
4 1 (3.70%) VMware
4 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
4 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL
4 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.70%) UNIX
4 1 (3.70%) Windows
4 1 (3.70%) SLA
4 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.70%) NAS
4 1 (3.70%) Veeam
4 1 (3.70%) Product Management
4 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
4 1 (3.70%) Dell

Backup Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Backup Specialist 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 Specialist in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 27 (100.00%) SAN
2 26 (96.30%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (3.70%) iSCSI
3 1 (3.70%) NAS
3 1 (3.70%) FCoE
General
1 1 (3.70%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 26 (96.30%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (92.59%) CMDB
3 1 (3.70%) EqualLogic
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) UNIX
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (92.59%) Agile Software Development
1 25 (92.59%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (3.70%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (3.70%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (3.70%) Operations Management
2 1 (3.70%) Product Management
2 1 (3.70%) ITIL
2 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
2 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
2 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 26 (96.30%) HP
2 25 (92.59%) CommVault
2 25 (92.59%) Brocade
2 25 (92.59%) 3PAR
3 1 (3.70%) Isilon
3 1 (3.70%) Veeam
3 1 (3.70%) VMware
3 1 (3.70%) Dell
3 1 (3.70%) EMC