The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 92 90 69
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -21
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 5 7 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.50% 0.64% 1.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.20% 17.07% 37.04%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Average salary £60,000 £38,750 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+54.83% +6.16%
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%
Backup Exec
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
61 41 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 6.13% 3.78% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 24
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,954 £32,250
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Kent

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in Kent

Backup Exec
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the Kent region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Dover - 3 £60,000 -
Dartford - 2 £35,750 -
Backup Exec
South East

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
3 12 (85.71%) SAN
3 12 (85.71%) ITIL
4 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
4 11 (78.57%) Firewall
5 10 (71.43%) Citrix
5 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (71.43%) Veeam
6 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 9 (64.29%) XenApp
6 9 (64.29%) VLAN
7 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
7 8 (57.14%) ProCurve
7 8 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
7 8 (57.14%) Neolane
7 8 (57.14%) FastStats
7 8 (57.14%) ZABBIX
7 8 (57.14%) HP
7 8 (57.14%) ETL
7 8 (57.14%) Cisco
7 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
7 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
7 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (50.00%) Wireless
9 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (35.71%) MCSE
9 5 (35.71%) LAN
9 5 (35.71%) WAN

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 11 (78.57%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint 2013
3 8 (57.14%) SharePoint
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (57.14%) FastStats
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (85.71%) SAN
2 11 (78.57%) Firewall
3 9 (64.29%) VLAN
4 7 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (35.71%) LAN
5 5 (35.71%) WAN
6 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (7.14%) iSCSI
6 1 (7.14%) BIG-IP
6 1 (7.14%) MPLS
6 1 (7.14%) OSPF
6 1 (7.14%) BGP
6 1 (7.14%) VPN
6 1 (7.14%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server
1 8 (57.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Administrator
2 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (21.43%) IT Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Head of Infrastructure
3 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Head of IT
3 3 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (21.43%) IT Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) IT Support
5 1 (7.14%) Senior IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (71.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
2 8 (57.14%) ETL
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) People Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Analysis
4 3 (21.43%) Service Delivery
4 3 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Migration
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 5 (35.71%) MCSE
2 4 (28.57%) CCNA
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (28.57%) MCSA
2 4 (28.57%) MCITP
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (21.43%) MCP
3 3 (21.43%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) COBIT
1 3 (21.43%) QA
System Software
1 13 (92.86%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) XenApp
3 8 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
5 1 (7.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) ZABBIX
2 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
2 1 (7.14%) Foglight
2 1 (7.14%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) VMware
2 10 (71.43%) Citrix
2 10 (71.43%) Veeam
3 8 (57.14%) ProCurve
3 8 (57.14%) Neolane
3 8 (57.14%) HP
3 8 (57.14%) Cisco
4 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 4 (28.57%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (28.57%) ExactTarget
6 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
6 3 (21.43%) Dell
7 2 (14.29%) Symantec
7 2 (14.29%) WatchGuard
8 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
8 1 (7.14%) F5
8 1 (7.14%) GFI Software
8 1 (7.14%) Kaspersky
8 1 (7.14%) McAfee