The first table below looks at the demand 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 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

Location
3 months to
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Backup Engineer
Rank 880 843 870
Rank change year-on-year
-37 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 16 26 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.024% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.025% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 8
Average salary £40,000 £58,750 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.91% +64.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £30,300 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £72,500 £49,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £51,250 £27,500
% change year-on-year
-21.95% +86.36%
Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
110132 102981 111649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.41% 94.41% 95.09%
Number of salaries quoted 90172 85675 95884
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.29%

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 11 July 2014 within the UK.

Backup Engineer Salary Histogram in the UK

Backup Engineer
Top 16 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 11 July 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 -24 15 £40,000 -33.33% 2
West Midlands +6 8 £40,750 -20.48%
Warwickshire +19 5 £41,500 -24.54%
Birmingham - 3 £40,000 -
Surrey +3 2 - - 1
South East -15 2 - - 1
East Midlands - 2 £37,500 -
East of England - 2 £57,500 -
Nottingham - 2 £37,500 -
Watford - 2 £57,500 -
Hertfordshire - 2 £57,500 -
Nottinghamshire - 2 £37,500 -
City of London -5 1 £40,000 -44.82%
London -48 1 £40,000 -36.00% 1
Woking - 1 - -
Gaydon - 1 £41,500 -

Backup Engineer
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 26 (74.29%) EMC
2 25 (71.43%) SAN
2 25 (71.43%) NetBackup
3 15 (42.86%) NAS
4 14 (40.00%) Symantec
5 13 (37.14%) Windows
5 13 (37.14%) Linux
6 12 (34.29%) ITIL
6 12 (34.29%) NetApp
7 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (28.57%) CLARiiON
8 9 (25.71%) Fibre Channel
9 7 (20.00%) VMware
9 7 (20.00%) CommVault
9 7 (20.00%) IBM
9 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
11 5 (14.29%) Degree
11 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (14.29%) HP
12 4 (11.43%) Replication
12 4 (11.43%) SLA
12 4 (11.43%) Cisco
13 3 (8.57%) UNIX
13 3 (8.57%) Solaris
13 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
13 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
13 3 (8.57%) Legato
13 3 (8.57%) SUSE
13 3 (8.57%) Finance

Backup Engineer
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, 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 2 (5.71%) MS Exchange
1 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (71.43%) SAN
2 15 (42.86%) NAS
3 9 (25.71%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (2.86%) NetScreen
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (2.86%) LAN
4 1 (2.86%) WAN
4 1 (2.86%) VPN
4 1 (2.86%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) DB2
General
1 3 (8.57%) Finance
1 3 (8.57%) Automotive
2 2 (5.71%) Law
3 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) CLARiiON
2 4 (11.43%) Replication
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) Celerra
3 2 (5.71%) EMC Centera
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) Symmetrix
4 1 (2.86%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 13 (37.14%) Windows
1 13 (37.14%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) SUSE
2 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (34.29%) ITIL
2 10 (28.57%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (5.71%) Service Management
3 2 (5.71%) Time Management
3 2 (5.71%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
4 1 (2.86%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (2.86%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection
4 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
4 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
4 1 (2.86%) Security Management
4 1 (2.86%) Migration
4 1 (2.86%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
4 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.71%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (14.29%) Degree
2 2 (5.71%) EMC Certification
2 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) MCSA
3 1 (2.86%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.43%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.57%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) VMware Server
4 1 (2.86%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.86%) vSphere
4 1 (2.86%) UAG
Systems Management
1 25 (71.43%) NetBackup
2 3 (8.57%) Backup Exec
2 3 (8.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (8.57%) Legato
2 3 (8.57%) PureDisk
3 2 (5.71%) HP Data Protector
3 2 (5.71%) EMC Navisphere
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (74.29%) EMC
2 14 (40.00%) Symantec
3 12 (34.29%) NetApp
4 7 (20.00%) CommVault
4 7 (20.00%) VMware
4 7 (20.00%) IBM
4 7 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 6 (17.14%) 3PAR
6 5 (14.29%) HP
7 4 (11.43%) Cisco
8 3 (8.57%) Brocade
8 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
9 2 (5.71%) Nimsoft
9 2 (5.71%) Veeam
9 2 (5.71%) Dell
10 1 (2.86%) Citrix
10 1 (2.86%) Juniper
10 1 (2.86%) Oracle
10 1 (2.86%) Sybase
10 1 (2.86%) Sophos
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