The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 147 145 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 3 10 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.11% 0.38% 0.87%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.16% 3.82% 13.24%
Number of salaries quoted 3 10 12
Average salary £45,000 £32,750 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.40% +9.16%
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -7.69%
Backup Exec
Berkshire

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

Systems Management Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
258 262 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.83% 10.04% 6.60%
Number of salaries quoted 166 173 115
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,250 £62,000 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in Reading

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (77.78%) VMware
3 13 (72.22%) SAN
4 12 (66.67%) NetBackup
5 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (55.56%) NAS
6 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
6 9 (50.00%) IIS
7 8 (44.44%) Symantec
7 8 (44.44%) Degree
8 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 7 (38.89%) Linux
8 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
9 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
9 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
9 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
9 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
9 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
9 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
9 6 (33.33%) VLAN
9 6 (33.33%) Firewall
10 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
10 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
10 5 (27.78%) SQL
10 5 (27.78%) HP
10 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
10 5 (27.78%) Veritas
10 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
11 4 (22.22%) Benchmarking
11 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, IT jobs across the Reading 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 9 (50.00%) IIS
2 6 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (16.67%) SharePoint
4 2 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (11.11%) Apache
5 1 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) SAN
2 10 (55.56%) NAS
3 6 (33.33%) VLAN
3 6 (33.33%) Firewall
3 6 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 4 (22.22%) DNS
4 4 (22.22%) SMTP
4 4 (22.22%) SNMP
4 4 (22.22%) IMAP
5 3 (16.67%) Wireless
5 3 (16.67%) FTP
5 3 (16.67%) iSCSI
5 3 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (11.11%) DHCP
6 2 (11.11%) SSL
6 2 (11.11%) 802.11
6 2 (11.11%) WPA
6 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (11.11%) Wireshark
6 2 (11.11%) tcpdump
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (22.22%) LoadRunner
1 4 (22.22%) WebLOAD
1 4 (22.22%) AQtime
2 3 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Tester
1 4 (22.22%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Performance Tester
1 4 (22.22%) Server Engineer
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (22.22%) Administrator
2 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (16.67%) Network Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.56%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architect
3 1 (5.56%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Consultant
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (22.22%) Derivative
1 4 (22.22%) Computer Science
2 3 (16.67%) Clustering
2 3 (16.67%) HP StorageWorks
3 2 (11.11%) Replication
4 1 (5.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 18 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (38.89%) Linux
2 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (22.22%) UNIX
5 4 (22.22%) AIX
5 4 (22.22%) HPUX
5 4 (22.22%) Solaris
6 3 (16.67%) VMS
7 2 (11.11%) CentOS
7 2 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Benchmarking
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Service Delivery
2 3 (16.67%) High Availability
2 3 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (11.11%) Data Management
4 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.56%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) C#
3 4 (22.22%) C++
3 4 (22.22%) Perl
4 3 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Degree
2 5 (27.78%) SC Cleared
2 5 (27.78%) Security Cleared
3 2 (11.11%) CCNA
3 2 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (11.11%) CWNA
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (5.56%) MCTS
4 1 (5.56%) MCITP
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.56%) MCP
4 1 (5.56%) MCSE
4 1 (5.56%) NCDA
4 1 (5.56%) NCIE
4 1 (5.56%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 10 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (50.00%) VMware ESX
3 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
4 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (11.11%) Nmap
5 2 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
5 2 (11.11%) XenApp
6 1 (5.56%) XenServer
6 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
6 1 (5.56%) vSphere
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (5.56%) Terminal Services
6 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 12 (66.67%) NetBackup
2 4 (22.22%) PureDisk
3 3 (16.67%) ARCserve
3 3 (16.67%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (11.11%) HP Quality Center
4 2 (11.11%) Legato
Vendors
1 14 (77.78%) VMware
2 8 (44.44%) Symantec
3 5 (27.78%) Veritas
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) HP
4 4 (22.22%) Dell
4 4 (22.22%) EMC
4 4 (22.22%) NetApp
5 3 (16.67%) Hitachi
5 3 (16.67%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (16.67%) Juniper
6 2 (11.11%) CA
6 2 (11.11%) CommVault
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Red Hat
7 1 (5.56%) PlateSpin
7 1 (5.56%) Veeam
7 1 (5.56%) IBM