The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank - - -
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 0 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West - - -
As % of the Job Titles category - - -
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 0
Average salary - - -
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £45,000 £36,250
% change year-on-year
-8.33% +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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5900 4912 5429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.16% 94.92% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4875 4224 4806
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Backup Engineer Salary Trend in the South West

Backup Engineer
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Legato
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Solaris
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) SUSE
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Legato
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 3 (100.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) CommVault
1 3 (100.00%) NetApp
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat