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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 125 112 107
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 15 23 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.60% 1.02% 1.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.91% 9.43% 12.80%
Number of salaries quoted 12 23 15
Average salary £39,000 £35,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.42% +27.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £20,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,000 £33,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-4.47% +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
254 244 164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 10.10% 10.84% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 166 191 112
Average salary £46,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,200 £32,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.79% +4.37%

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 29 August 2014.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in Reading

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 20 (83.33%) VMware
3 19 (79.17%) SAN
4 17 (70.83%) NetBackup
5 16 (66.67%) NAS
6 14 (58.33%) Degree
7 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 12 (50.00%) IIS
8 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
9 10 (41.67%) Linux
10 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
10 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
10 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
10 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
11 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
11 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
11 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
11 8 (33.33%) SQL
12 7 (29.17%) AIX
12 7 (29.17%) HPUX
12 7 (29.17%) Solaris
12 7 (29.17%) Perl
12 7 (29.17%) UNIX
12 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
12 7 (29.17%) Veritas
12 7 (29.17%) Symantec
12 7 (29.17%) Firewall
12 7 (29.17%) Derivative
12 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (50.00%) IIS
2 9 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (8.33%) Apache
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (4.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (4.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) SAN
2 16 (66.67%) NAS
3 7 (29.17%) Firewall
4 6 (25.00%) VLAN
4 6 (25.00%) IMAP
4 6 (25.00%) SMTP
4 6 (25.00%) SNMP
5 5 (20.83%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) DNS
6 4 (16.67%) Wireshark
7 3 (12.50%) iSCSI
7 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 3 (12.50%) DHCP
7 3 (12.50%) FTP
7 3 (12.50%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (8.33%) tcpdump
8 2 (8.33%) SSL
8 2 (8.33%) 802.11
8 2 (8.33%) WPA
8 2 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (25.00%) WebLOAD
1 6 (25.00%) AQtime
2 4 (16.67%) LoadRunner
3 3 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 8 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (33.33%) Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 7 (29.17%) Linux Administrator
3 6 (25.00%) Performance Tester
3 6 (25.00%) Tester
4 3 (12.50%) Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Server Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Tester
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Wintel Architect
6 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (25.00%) .NET
1 6 (25.00%) MAPI
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
2 7 (29.17%) Derivative
3 3 (12.50%) Replication
3 3 (12.50%) Clustering
3 3 (12.50%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) EqualLogic
4 1 (4.17%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Linux
3 7 (29.17%) UNIX
3 7 (29.17%) AIX
3 7 (29.17%) HPUX
3 7 (29.17%) Solaris
3 7 (29.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.50%) VMS
6 2 (8.33%) CentOS
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) Benchmarking
2 3 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 3 (12.50%) High Availability
2 3 (12.50%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (8.33%) Performance Engineering
4 1 (4.17%) Change Control
4 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (4.17%) Change Management
4 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) Bash Shell
2 8 (33.33%) SQL
3 7 (29.17%) Perl
4 6 (25.00%) C#
4 6 (25.00%) C++
5 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.17%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) Degree
2 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 3 (12.50%) CCNA
3 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (8.33%) CWNA
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
5 1 (4.17%) MCSA
5 1 (4.17%) CCNP
5 1 (4.17%) MCP
5 1 (4.17%) MCTS
5 1 (4.17%) MCITP
5 1 (4.17%) NCDA
5 1 (4.17%) NCIE
5 1 (4.17%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) QA
System Software
1 12 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (45.83%) VMware ESX
3 9 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (8.33%) vSphere
5 2 (8.33%) Nmap
5 2 (8.33%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
5 2 (8.33%) XenApp
6 1 (4.17%) XenServer
6 1 (4.17%) XenDesktop
6 1 (4.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
6 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 17 (70.83%) NetBackup
2 6 (25.00%) PureDisk
3 3 (12.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (8.33%) ARCserve
4 2 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 20 (83.33%) VMware
2 7 (29.17%) Veritas
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) Symantec
3 5 (20.83%) HP
3 5 (20.83%) Dell
3 5 (20.83%) EMC
3 5 (20.83%) NetApp
4 4 (16.67%) Cisco
5 3 (12.50%) Juniper
5 3 (12.50%) Hitachi
5 3 (12.50%) Brocade
6 2 (8.33%) CA
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (4.17%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) IBM
7 1 (4.17%) PlateSpin
7 1 (4.17%) Veeam
7 1 (4.17%) Rackspace