The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Administrator role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Administrator in their job title over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Administrator
Rank 892 865 881
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +16
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Administrator 4 6 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 4
Average salary £50,000 £40,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.45% -29.56%
UK excluding London average salary - £50,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
- -13.04%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
107888 101284 107679
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.54% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 88197 84123 91717
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Backup Administrator
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Administrator in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Backup Administrator Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backup Administrator
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Administrator within the UK.

Backup Administrator Salary Trend in the UK

Backup Administrator
Top 3 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Administrator within the UK over the 3 months to 23 October 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
London -11 4 £50,000 +29.87%
England -16 4 £50,000 +23.45%
City of London - 1 £57,500 -

Backup Administrator
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Backup Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) MySQL
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (20.00%) Back Office
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
3 1 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) HP
3 1 (20.00%) Derivative
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (20.00%) Equities
3 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science

Backup Administrator
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Backup Administrator 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 Administrator in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (40.00%) DNS
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) MySQL
General
1 1 (20.00%) Back Office
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Investment Banking
1 1 (20.00%) French Language
1 1 (20.00%) German Language
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Fixed Income
1 1 (20.00%) Equities
1 1 (20.00%) Derivative
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (20.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
2 2 (40.00%) MCSE
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (40.00%) MCITP
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 1 (20.00%) HP