The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Consultant role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Consultant in their job title over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Consultant
Rank 905 879 891
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Consultant 6 15 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.014% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.006% 0.014% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 4
Average salary £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-30.00% -9.09%

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
109010 105147 109704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.71% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 90448 86287 94223
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,448 £26,500 £26,450
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Backup Consultant
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Backup Consultant Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backup Consultant
Salary Trend

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

Backup Consultant Salary Trend in the UK

Backup Consultant
Top 4 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 28 November 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
England -51 6 £35,000 -30.00%
Leeds - 6 £35,000 -
West Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 -
Yorkshire - 6 £35,000 -

Backup Consultant
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Backup Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title.

1 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 9 (69.23%) NHS
2 9 (69.23%) Retail
3 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
4 7 (53.85%) Replication
4 7 (53.85%) Symantec
5 6 (46.15%) ARCserve
5 6 (46.15%) NetApp
5 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
5 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) MySQL
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
5 6 (46.15%) EMC
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (46.15%) Veeam
5 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
5 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (46.15%) SCDPM
6 5 (38.46%) NAS
7 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
7 4 (30.77%) Brocade
7 4 (30.77%) Cisco
7 4 (30.77%) IBM
7 4 (30.77%) HP
8 3 (23.08%) Workflow
8 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
9 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure

Backup Consultant
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Backup Consultant 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 Consultant in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 6 (46.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (84.62%) SAN
2 5 (38.46%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) MySQL
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2008
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 9 (69.23%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) NHS
2 7 (53.85%) Replication
3 6 (46.15%) Management Information System
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) UNIX
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Management
2 6 (46.15%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (23.08%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) IBM Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (15.38%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) SRDF
2 1 (7.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (7.69%) NFS
2 1 (7.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (61.54%) NetBackup
2 6 (46.15%) SCDPM
2 6 (46.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 7 (53.85%) Symantec
2 6 (46.15%) NetApp
2 6 (46.15%) EMC
2 6 (46.15%) Veeam
3 4 (30.77%) 3PAR
3 4 (30.77%) HP
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) Brocade
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) CommVault
5 1 (7.69%) Hitachi
5 1 (7.69%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.69%) Fujitsu
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix