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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 131 110 128
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +18
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 17 27 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.69% 1.13% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.81% 9.78% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 17 24 7
Average salary £40,000 £40,250 £27,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.62% +49.07%
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -
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
193 276 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.80% 11.53% 8.41%
Number of salaries quoted 128 189 104
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £32,750 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%

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
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the Reading region over the 3 months to 31 March 2015.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in Reading

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
2 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 16 (80.00%) Symantec
3 15 (75.00%) VMware
3 15 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
6 12 (60.00%) WSUS
6 12 (60.00%) DNS
6 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
6 12 (60.00%) VMware ESX
6 12 (60.00%) Firewall
6 12 (60.00%) Migration
7 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
7 11 (55.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 11 (55.00%) LAN
7 11 (55.00%) DHCP
7 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
7 11 (55.00%) MS Office
7 11 (55.00%) SSL
7 11 (55.00%) Project Planning
7 11 (55.00%) Change Control
7 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
8 10 (50.00%) Project Management
9 7 (35.00%) NetBackup

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 17 (85.00%) MS Exchange
2 15 (75.00%) SharePoint
3 14 (70.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (15.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (15.00%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (10.00%) Lync
5 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2000
6 1 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 11 (55.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.00%) Office 365
2 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 12 (60.00%) DNS
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) SSL
2 11 (55.00%) LAN
2 11 (55.00%) DHCP
3 5 (25.00%) SAN
4 3 (15.00%) iSCSI
4 3 (15.00%) NAS
5 1 (5.00%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.00%) Big Data
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 3 (15.00%) French Language
1 3 (15.00%) German Language
1 3 (15.00%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) UNIX Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (15.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
3 2 (10.00%) Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Project Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Server Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
4 1 (5.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Architect
4 1 (5.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 11 (55.00%) Client/Server
2 5 (25.00%) Clustering
3 1 (5.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 14 (70.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (55.00%) Windows 7
3 11 (55.00%) Windows XP
4 3 (15.00%) UNIX
4 3 (15.00%) AIX
4 3 (15.00%) HPUX
4 3 (15.00%) Solaris
4 3 (15.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Migration
2 11 (55.00%) Project Planning
2 11 (55.00%) Change Control
3 10 (50.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) Information Management
5 1 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (5.00%) Data Protection
5 1 (5.00%) E-Discovery
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 12 (60.00%) PowerShell
2 3 (15.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) MCP
1 1 (5.00%) CCNA
1 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.00%) Network+ Certification
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (55.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 13 (65.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (60.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (15.00%) Hyper-V
4 3 (15.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 1 (5.00%) XenApp
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (5.00%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 12 (60.00%) WSUS
2 7 (35.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (15.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 3 (15.00%) ARCserve
4 2 (10.00%) Legato
4 2 (10.00%) SCCM
4 2 (10.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (5.00%) Nagios
5 1 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 16 (80.00%) Symantec
2 15 (75.00%) VMware
2 15 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (20.00%) Veritas
4 3 (15.00%) Oracle
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco
5 2 (10.00%) HP
5 2 (10.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) CommVault
6 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (5.00%) Juniper
6 1 (5.00%) IBM
6 1 (5.00%) SAP