The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec 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
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 94 80 83
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +3
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 8 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.62% 0.84% 0.57%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.30% 11.43% 11.63%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 4
Average salary - £19,000 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -59.13%
UK excluding London average salary £34,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -7.69%
Backup Exec
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

Systems Management Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
127 70 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 9.90% 7.35% 4.88%
Number of salaries quoted 79 44 42
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,000 £31,150
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £52,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Essex region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Essex

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec.

1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
3 18 (72.00%) Symantec
3 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
3 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
3 18 (72.00%) Firewall
3 18 (72.00%) Windows 8
4 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
5 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
5 16 (64.00%) DHCP
5 16 (64.00%) VPN
5 16 (64.00%) DNS
5 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (64.00%) Blackberry
5 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (32.00%) Veeam
7 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
7 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (24.00%) EMC
8 4 (16.00%) SAN
8 4 (16.00%) ITIL
8 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
9 3 (12.00%) Isilon
9 3 (12.00%) FCoE
9 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Essex region citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (72.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 16 (64.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (64.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Office 365
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (72.00%) Firewall
2 16 (64.00%) DHCP
2 16 (64.00%) VPN
2 16 (64.00%) DNS
3 4 (16.00%) SAN
4 3 (12.00%) FCoE
4 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (12.00%) NAS
4 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
5 1 (4.00%) Broadband
5 1 (4.00%) VoIP
5 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 16 (64.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Backup Specialist
2 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (4.00%) Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
2 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Technician
2 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (4.00%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (4.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (4.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (4.00%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 16 (64.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (16.00%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (12.00%) EqualLogic
3 3 (12.00%) Replication
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (4.00%) Thin Client
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 21 (84.00%) Windows
2 18 (72.00%) Windows 8
3 17 (68.00%) Windows XP
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (64.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (12.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (24.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (8.00%) Data Protection
4 2 (8.00%) Data Privacy
5 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) CCNA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (76.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Server
2 1 (4.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) XenApp
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (4.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 18 (72.00%) Symantec
1 18 (72.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (32.00%) Veeam
3 6 (24.00%) EMC
4 3 (12.00%) Isilon
4 3 (12.00%) HP
4 3 (12.00%) Dell
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Cisco
5 1 (4.00%) McAfee
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix
5 1 (4.00%) Avaya