The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank - 38 44
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 0 5 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - 2.96% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category - 17.86% 28.57%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 2
Average salary - £27,500 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +44.73%
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -8.46%
Backup Exec
UK

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

Systems Management Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7 28 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 5.98% 16.57% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 0 20 3
Average salary - £31,250 £19,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +64.47%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) IIS
2 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) NHS
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (50.00%) IIS
1 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DHCP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (50.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco IOS
2 2 (50.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (50.00%) NAS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
1 2 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL V3
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) CCNA
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (50.00%) vSphere
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (50.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Symantec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Sophos
2 2 (50.00%) Citrix
2 2 (50.00%) Veritas
2 2 (50.00%) CheckPoint