The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Engineer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 433 433 436
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 4 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.018% 0.009% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.010% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 3
Average salary £50,000 £65,000 £27,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.07% +136.36%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-11.11% +24.13%
Backup Engineer
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South East region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
20534 20105 21775
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.05% 95.40%
Number of salaries quoted 16099 16613 18648
Average salary £41,500 £40,250 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.10% +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,700 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Engineer in the job title across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Backup Engineer Salary Trend in the South East

Backup Engineer
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the South East region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014. 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
Surrey - 4 £50,000 -
Backup Engineer
England

Backup Engineer
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Backup Engineer in their job title 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 with Backup Engineer in their job title.

1 5 (83.33%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) VPN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper
2 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
2 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) UAG
2 1 (16.67%) Lync
2 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the South East region that cited Backup Engineer in their job title 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 with Backup Engineer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (16.67%) Lync
1 1 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) VPN
1 1 (16.67%) SSL
1 1 (16.67%) NetScreen
1 1 (16.67%) Firewall
1 1 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
1 1 (16.67%) Incident Management
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) CommVault
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Sybase
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Juniper