The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 244 240 227
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -13
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 9 9 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.13% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.15% 2.78% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 15
Average salary £37,500 £29,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.31% -42.00%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
Backup Exec
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 North West region.

Systems Management Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
286 324 349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 4.42% 4.68% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 212 256 265
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in the North West

Backup Exec
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the North West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
(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
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 -
Merseyside +14 2 £37,500 +19.04%
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
3 22 (62.86%) VMware
4 20 (57.14%) HP
4 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (51.43%) Firewall
6 18 (51.43%) MS Exchange
7 17 (48.57%) WAN
7 17 (48.57%) Symantec
8 16 (45.71%) LAN
9 15 (42.86%) Citrix
10 14 (40.00%) DHCP
10 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
10 14 (40.00%) SQL
11 13 (37.14%) ITIL
11 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
11 13 (37.14%) Patch Management
12 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (34.29%) SAN
12 12 (34.29%) MCSE
12 12 (34.29%) Degree
12 12 (34.29%) Problem Management
13 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
13 11 (31.43%) DNS
14 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
14 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
15 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
15 9 (25.71%) Windows 8

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 (51.43%) MS Exchange
2 10 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (22.86%) Exchange Server 2013
3 8 (22.86%) SharePoint
4 3 (8.57%) IIS
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle 9iAS
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Lync
Applications
1 14 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (11.43%) MS Office
3 3 (8.57%) ProjectWise
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (51.43%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) WAN
3 16 (45.71%) LAN
4 14 (40.00%) DHCP
5 12 (34.29%) SAN
6 11 (31.43%) DNS
7 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
8 8 (22.86%) VPN
9 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
10 3 (8.57%) VLAN
11 2 (5.71%) 4G
11 2 (5.71%) ADSL
11 2 (5.71%) ISDN
11 2 (5.71%) MPLS
12 1 (2.86%) Wireless
12 1 (2.86%) SSL
12 1 (2.86%) Internet
12 1 (2.86%) SMTP
12 1 (2.86%) Ethernet
12 1 (2.86%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.57%) MySQL
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle9i Database
1 3 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database 11g
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (8.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MSI
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (22.86%) IT Support
2 6 (17.14%) Support Engineer
2 6 (17.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
3 5 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 5 (14.29%) IT Manager
3 5 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Support Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 3 (8.57%) DBA
4 3 (8.57%) Administrator
5 2 (5.71%) Senior IT Support
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Technician
5 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Infrastructure Specialist
6 1 (2.86%) IT Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Support Technician
6 1 (2.86%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.43%) Web Services
2 3 (8.57%) WebCenter
3 1 (2.86%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 7 (20.00%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 3 (8.57%) Replication
3 3 (8.57%) Life Science
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Storage
3 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 34 (97.14%) Windows
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2003
2 19 (54.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (34.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (25.71%) Windows 8
5 8 (22.86%) Windows 7
5 8 (22.86%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Vista
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
8 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.86%) Android
8 1 (2.86%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (37.14%) ITIL
1 13 (37.14%) Patch Management
2 12 (34.29%) Problem Management
3 8 (22.86%) Service Delivery
4 5 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Security Management
4 5 (14.29%) Risk Management
4 5 (14.29%) Migration
4 5 (14.29%) Project Planning
4 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (8.57%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (8.57%) Database Mirroring
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) ITSM
5 3 (8.57%) ETL
6 2 (5.71%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.71%) Project Management
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (40.00%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 3 (8.57%) T-SQL
3 3 (8.57%) Prolog
3 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (34.29%) MCSE
2 12 (34.29%) Degree
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
3 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.57%) MCTS
4 3 (8.57%) MCITP
4 3 (8.57%) OCP
4 3 (8.57%) Oracle Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.86%) CCNA
5 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (37.14%) Active Directory
2 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
5 5 (14.29%) vSphere
5 5 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (14.29%) vCloud
6 4 (11.43%) VMware Server
7 3 (8.57%) VMware ESX
8 1 (2.86%) ISA Server
8 1 (2.86%) XenApp
8 1 (2.86%) XenServer
8 1 (2.86%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (17.14%) SCCM
2 5 (14.29%) WSUS
3 1 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (2.86%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) Microsoft
2 22 (62.86%) VMware
3 20 (57.14%) HP
4 17 (48.57%) Symantec
5 15 (42.86%) Citrix
6 7 (20.00%) Cisco
7 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
7 6 (17.14%) Wyse
8 5 (14.29%) ProCurve
8 5 (14.29%) EMC
9 4 (11.43%) NetApp
9 4 (11.43%) 3PAR
10 3 (8.57%) Veeam
10 3 (8.57%) CommVault
10 3 (8.57%) Draytek
10 3 (8.57%) Dell
10 3 (8.57%) Oracle
10 3 (8.57%) Business Objects
11 2 (5.71%) McAfee
11 2 (5.71%) Apple