The table below looks at the statistics for the Backup Engineer role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. 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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Backup Engineer
Rank 859 853 856
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +3
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 16 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.023% 0.013%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.025% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 15 23 13
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,500 £41,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-14.45% +10.66%

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
100852 100814 101486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.79% 94.48% 94.87%
Number of salaries quoted 83020 81115 85647
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Backup Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Backup Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend

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

Backup Engineer Salary Trend in the UK

Backup Engineer
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Engineer over the 3 months to 4 March 2015 within the UK.

Backup Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Backup Engineer
Top 21 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the UK over the 3 months to 4 March 2015. 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
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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 -8 15 £41,250 -0.60% 3
London +30 5 £62,500 - 2
South East -24 5 £31,000 -24.39%
West Midlands -37 4 £41,250 +1.22% 1
Hampshire - 4 £31,000 -
Warwickshire -15 2 £41,250 -0.60%
Wales -15 1 £40,000 -
Birmingham -21 1 £40,000 -
South Wales -24 1 £40,000 -
East Midlands - 1 £30,000 -
Bedford - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Cambridge - 1 - -
Chesterfield - 1 £30,000 -
Coventry - 1 £45,000 - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Newport - 1 £40,000 -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £30,000 -

Backup Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 17 (54.84%) SAN
2 14 (45.16%) EMC
3 13 (41.94%) Symantec
3 13 (41.94%) NetBackup
4 12 (38.71%) HP
4 12 (38.71%) Windows
5 11 (35.48%) VMware
6 10 (32.26%) CommVault
7 9 (29.03%) ITIL
7 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 8 (25.81%) Backup Exec
9 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
10 6 (19.35%) NetApp
10 6 (19.35%) NAS
10 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
11 5 (16.13%) Migration
11 5 (16.13%) SLA
11 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
11 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
12 4 (12.90%) DHCP
12 4 (12.90%) Linux
12 4 (12.90%) MCSE
12 4 (12.90%) MCSA
12 4 (12.90%) UNIX
12 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
12 4 (12.90%) SNMP
12 4 (12.90%) IBM
12 4 (12.90%) DNS
12 4 (12.90%) Citrix

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 2015, IT jobs within the UK 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 4 (12.90%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 17 (54.84%) SAN
2 7 (22.58%) TCP/IP
3 6 (19.35%) NAS
3 6 (19.35%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (12.90%) DHCP
4 4 (12.90%) SNMP
4 4 (12.90%) DNS
5 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
5 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 1 (3.23%) Marketing
2 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
2 1 (3.23%) Electronics
2 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) CLARiiON
2 3 (9.68%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.23%) DTV
4 1 (3.23%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 12 (38.71%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Linux
2 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) ITIL
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Change Management
3 4 (12.90%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (9.68%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.45%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.23%) Release Management
6 1 (3.23%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.23%) Time Management
6 1 (3.23%) Change Control
6 1 (3.23%) Workflow
6 1 (3.23%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (3.23%) Programme Management
6 1 (3.23%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) Perl
2 2 (6.45%) C
3 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
3 1 (3.23%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) MCSE
1 4 (12.90%) MCSA
1 4 (12.90%) CCA
1 4 (12.90%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (12.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (12.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (6.45%) EMC Certification
3 1 (3.23%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.90%) XenApp
3 3 (9.68%) Hyper-V
3 3 (9.68%) NFS
4 1 (3.23%) VMware Server
4 1 (3.23%) vSphere
4 1 (3.23%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 13 (41.94%) NetBackup
2 8 (25.81%) Backup Exec
3 4 (12.90%) WMI
4 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (6.45%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (3.23%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (3.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.23%) Nagios
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) EMC
2 13 (41.94%) Symantec
3 12 (38.71%) HP
4 11 (35.48%) VMware
5 10 (32.26%) CommVault
6 6 (19.35%) NetApp
7 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
8 4 (12.90%) IBM
8 4 (12.90%) Citrix
8 4 (12.90%) Brocade
9 1 (3.23%) Veeam
9 1 (3.23%) Isilon
9 1 (3.23%) Acronis
9 1 (3.23%) Nimsoft
9 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
9 1 (3.23%) ADIC
9 1 (3.23%) CA
9 1 (3.23%) StorageTek
9 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
9 1 (3.23%) Cisco
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago