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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Backup Specialist
Rank 807 843 874
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +31
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Specialist 43 3 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.044% 0.003% 0.001%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.003% 0.001%
Number of salaries quoted 40 3 1
Average salary £42,500 £29,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.55% +5.45%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £29,000 £27,500
% change year-on-year
+46.55% +5.45%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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
London - 13 £57,500 - 1
East of England - 13 £42,500 -
Yorkshire - 12 £42,500 -
South East - 4 £31,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,500 -
Backup Specialist
UK

Backup Specialist
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 45 (91.84%) HP
2 43 (87.76%) SAN
3 41 (83.67%) Brocade
3 41 (83.67%) Fibre Channel
3 41 (83.67%) Analytical Skills
3 41 (83.67%) CommVault
4 40 (81.63%) Capacity Planning
4 40 (81.63%) 3PAR
4 40 (81.63%) CMDB
4 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (14.29%) Windows
6 6 (12.24%) ITIL
6 6 (12.24%) Migration
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
6 6 (12.24%) Backup Exec
7 4 (8.16%) Symantec
7 4 (8.16%) Change Management
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix
7 4 (8.16%) CCA
7 4 (8.16%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
7 4 (8.16%) MCSE
7 4 (8.16%) MCSA
7 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
7 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
7 4 (8.16%) SNMP
7 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
7 4 (8.16%) SLA
7 4 (8.16%) Microsoft

Backup Specialist
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.16%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 43 (87.76%) SAN
2 41 (83.67%) Fibre Channel
3 4 (8.16%) SNMP
3 4 (8.16%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.08%) NAS
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
5 1 (2.04%) iSCSI
5 1 (2.04%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.16%) SQL Server
Miscellaneous
1 41 (83.67%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (81.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.04%) Replication
3 1 (2.04%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 1 (2.04%) Linux
2 1 (2.04%) UNIX
2 1 (2.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (81.63%) Capacity Planning
1 40 (81.63%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (12.24%) ITIL
2 6 (12.24%) Migration
3 4 (8.16%) Change Management
4 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.04%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.04%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.04%) Investment Management
5 1 (2.04%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.04%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (8.16%) CCA
1 4 (8.16%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (8.16%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.16%) MCSE
1 4 (8.16%) MCSA
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (8.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.16%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (8.16%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (8.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (12.24%) Backup Exec
2 4 (8.16%) WMI
3 2 (4.08%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (91.84%) HP
2 41 (83.67%) Brocade
2 41 (83.67%) CommVault
3 40 (81.63%) 3PAR
4 6 (12.24%) VMware
5 4 (8.16%) Symantec
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
6 3 (6.12%) EMC
7 2 (4.08%) Isilon
8 1 (2.04%) NetApp
8 1 (2.04%) Veritas
8 1 (2.04%) Dell
8 1 (2.04%) Veeam