The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 627 566 571
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +5
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 322 403 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.38% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.19% 5.38% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 302 356 360
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £20,250
10% offered a salary of more than £52,300 £50,000 £47,050
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £33,500 £30,000
% change year-on-year
- +11.66%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7692 7494 6990
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.59% 7.04% 6.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6235 5984 5420
Average salary £50,250 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backup Exec
Salary Trend

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

Backup Exec Salary Trend in the UK

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 within the UK.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in the UK

Backup Exec
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the UK over the 3 months to 10 February 2016. 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 -49 306 £35,000 - 48
London -3 113 £35,000 -9.09% 18
South East -16 101 £36,500 +12.30% 8
East of England -11 36 £26,500 -41.11% 4
Surrey -17 36 £28,000 -13.84% 3
Berkshire +6 31 £50,000 +25.00% 3
Egham +22 28 £28,000 -13.84% 1
West Midlands -1 26 £33,000 -12.00% 8
Hampshire +30 22 £36,500 +28.07% 1
Reading +20 22 £50,000 +25.00% 3
South West -8 22 £37,000 +5.71% 3
Hertfordshire -2 21 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Worcestershire +6 14 £33,000 - 2
Essex 0 12 £25,500 - 1
Manchester +12 11 £32,500 -18.75% 4
Worcester +11 11 £33,000 -
Gloucestershire +8 11 £35,000 +25.00%
North West +5 11 £32,500 -16.12% 4
Bristol -7 10 £37,500 -9.09% 3
Borehamwood -4 9 £32,500 -27.77% 1
Stanmore - 9 £32,500 -
Cheltenham +3 7 £35,000 +25.00%
Coventry -5 7 £37,500 -3.84% 5
City of London +32 6 £45,000 -3.22% 7
Enfield +5 6 £25,500 -11.30%
Cambridgeshire +4 6 £26,000 -35.00%
Cambridge 0 6 £26,000 -25.71%
Kingston Upon Thames -2 6 £35,000 +16.66%
Kent -11 6 £32,000 +11.30%
Slough +5 5 £55,000 +134.04%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec.

1 570 (92.08%) Windows
2 435 (70.27%) Active Directory
3 432 (69.79%) VMware
4 426 (68.82%) Windows Server
5 395 (63.81%) Microsoft
6 351 (56.70%) MS Exchange
7 350 (56.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 346 (55.90%) Symantec
9 307 (49.60%) VMware Infrastructure
10 243 (39.26%) Exchange Server 2010
11 232 (37.48%) Windows Server 2012
12 231 (37.32%) DNS
13 226 (36.51%) Firewall
14 216 (34.89%) Hyper-V
15 208 (33.60%) Cisco
16 205 (33.12%) Citrix
17 203 (32.79%) SQL Server
18 202 (32.63%) DHCP
19 197 (31.83%) Microsoft Certification
20 196 (31.66%) SAN
21 185 (29.89%) Windows 7
22 181 (29.24%) MS Excel
23 171 (27.63%) HP
24 157 (25.36%) Dell
25 156 (25.20%) MCSE
25 156 (25.20%) VPN
26 152 (24.56%) Linux
27 150 (24.23%) vSphere
28 146 (23.59%) ITIL
29 142 (22.94%) TCP/IP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK citing Backup Exec also 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 that cited Backup Exec. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 351 (56.70%) MS Exchange
2 243 (39.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 108 (17.45%) Exchange Server 2007
4 98 (15.83%) Skype for Business
5 93 (15.02%) Exchange Server 2013
6 82 (13.25%) IIS
7 71 (11.47%) SharePoint
8 59 (9.53%) Exchange Server 2003
9 37 (5.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 20 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
11 13 (2.10%) SharePoint 2013
12 6 (0.97%) Apache
13 5 (0.81%) Tomcat
13 5 (0.81%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.32%) CMS
14 2 (0.32%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.16%) WordPress
Applications
1 181 (29.24%) MS Excel
2 95 (15.35%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.32%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 13 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.78%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.65%) assyst
3 4 (0.65%) Bankmaster
4 3 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.32%) Line 500
5 2 (0.32%) MFGPRO
5 2 (0.32%) SAP Business One
5 2 (0.32%) SAP CCM
5 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
5 2 (0.32%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 61 (9.85%) Office 365
2 11 (1.78%) SaaS
3 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.13%) Mimecast
5 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.32%) IaaS
6 2 (0.32%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 231 (37.32%) DNS
2 226 (36.51%) Firewall
3 202 (32.63%) DHCP
4 196 (31.66%) SAN
5 156 (25.20%) VPN
6 142 (22.94%) TCP/IP
7 123 (19.87%) LAN
8 116 (18.74%) WAN
9 82 (13.25%) iSCSI
10 73 (11.79%) VLAN
11 57 (9.21%) Cisco ASA
12 54 (8.72%) NAS
13 41 (6.62%) SSL
14 36 (5.82%) VoIP
15 31 (5.01%) Fibre Channel
16 27 (4.36%) Network Security
17 23 (3.72%) Skype
18 21 (3.39%) Wireless
19 14 (2.26%) FTP
19 14 (2.26%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 203 (32.79%) SQL Server
2 89 (14.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 35 (5.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (2.10%) MySQL
6 3 (0.48%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.16%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 8 (1.29%) JIRA
2 6 (0.97%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.32%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.32%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.32%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.32%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.16%) MSI
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 59 (9.53%) Finance
2 16 (2.58%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.10%) Back Office
3 13 (2.10%) Law
4 12 (1.94%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.13%) Advertising
6 6 (0.97%) Billing
6 6 (0.97%) Marketing
7 5 (0.81%) Legal
8 4 (0.65%) Games
9 2 (0.32%) Banking
9 2 (0.32%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.16%) Electronics
10 1 (0.16%) Publishing
10 1 (0.16%) Retail
10 1 (0.16%) Russian Language
Job Titles
1 123 (19.87%) Analyst
2 119 (19.22%) Administrator
3 105 (16.96%) Systems Administrator
4 97 (15.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 78 (12.60%) Support Engineer
6 75 (12.12%) Support Analyst
7 61 (9.85%) IT Support
8 50 (8.08%) Consultant
9 45 (7.27%) 3rd Line Support
10 41 (6.62%) IT Engineer
11 39 (6.30%) 2nd Line Support
12 35 (5.65%) IT Manager
12 35 (5.65%) Service Analyst
13 33 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
14 29 (4.68%) Service Desk Support
15 28 (4.52%) Server Support
16 27 (4.36%) Infrastructure Consultant
16 27 (4.36%) IT Support Engineer
17 26 (4.20%) Server Engineer
18 25 (4.04%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.26%) .NET
2 13 (2.10%) LAMP
3 7 (1.13%) RabbitMQ
4 6 (0.97%) MAPI
5 5 (0.81%) Software Packaging
5 5 (0.81%) Web Services
6 4 (0.65%) COM
7 3 (0.48%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 89 (14.38%) Clustering
2 78 (12.60%) Blackberry
3 53 (8.56%) Replication
4 44 (7.11%) Data Centre
5 39 (6.30%) EqualLogic
6 38 (6.14%) Analytical Skills
7 35 (5.65%) Computer Science
8 21 (3.39%) Driving Licence
9 19 (3.07%) EMC VNX
10 10 (1.62%) CLARiiON
11 9 (1.45%) iPhone
12 8 (1.29%) Celerra
12 8 (1.29%) Fat Client
12 8 (1.29%) Symmetrix
12 8 (1.29%) Thin Client
13 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.13%) Enterprise Storage
13 7 (1.13%) Management Information System
13 7 (1.13%) PDA
14 6 (0.97%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 570 (92.08%) Windows
2 426 (68.82%) Windows Server
3 350 (56.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 232 (37.48%) Windows Server 2012
5 185 (29.89%) Windows 7
6 152 (24.56%) Linux
7 139 (22.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 118 (19.06%) Windows 8
9 60 (9.69%) Windows XP
10 46 (7.43%) Windows 10
11 42 (6.79%) Windows Vista
12 34 (5.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 23 (3.72%) Mac OS X
14 21 (3.39%) Unix
15 19 (3.07%) CentOS
16 16 (2.58%) Android
17 14 (2.26%) AIX
18 13 (2.10%) Windows 2000
19 9 (1.45%) Mac OS
20 8 (1.29%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 146 (23.59%) ITIL
2 62 (10.02%) Migration
3 54 (8.72%) Disaster Recovery
4 42 (6.79%) Change Management
5 37 (5.98%) Network Load Balancing
6 29 (4.68%) DevOps
7 28 (4.52%) Business Continuity
7 28 (4.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 27 (4.36%) Service Delivery
9 25 (4.04%) Project Management
10 19 (3.07%) Patch Management
11 18 (2.91%) Data Management
11 18 (2.91%) Identity Management
11 18 (2.91%) Incident Management
12 17 (2.75%) Presales
12 17 (2.75%) Security Management
13 14 (2.26%) Configuration Management
13 14 (2.26%) E-Commerce
13 14 (2.26%) Mentoring
13 14 (2.26%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 117 (18.90%) SQL
2 71 (11.47%) PowerShell
3 12 (1.94%) Shell Script
4 11 (1.78%) Bash Shell
4 11 (1.78%) C
4 11 (1.78%) VB
5 10 (1.62%) C#
5 10 (1.62%) VBScript
6 9 (1.45%) AWK
6 9 (1.45%) sed
7 6 (0.97%) JavaScript
7 6 (0.97%) Perl
7 6 (0.97%) Python
7 6 (0.97%) Ruby
8 2 (0.32%) Java
8 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 197 (31.83%) Microsoft Certification
2 156 (25.20%) MCSE
3 113 (18.26%) MCITP
4 111 (17.93%) MCSA
5 99 (15.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 76 (12.28%) MCP
7 74 (11.95%) Cisco Certification
8 69 (11.15%) CCNA
9 62 (10.02%) Degree
10 29 (4.68%) Security Cleared
11 26 (4.20%) ITIL Certification
12 24 (3.88%) A+ Certification
13 22 (3.55%) CCNP
13 22 (3.55%) Postgraduate
14 20 (3.23%) SC Cleared
15 19 (3.07%) Network+ Certification
16 16 (2.58%) RHCE
17 14 (2.26%) Citrix Certification
18 13 (2.10%) CompTIA Security+
18 13 (2.10%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 79 (12.76%) SLA
2 9 (1.45%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.16%) QA
System Software
1 435 (70.27%) Active Directory
2 307 (49.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 216 (34.89%) Hyper-V
4 150 (24.23%) vSphere
5 82 (13.25%) XenApp
6 76 (12.28%) VMware ESX
7 37 (5.98%) VMware ESXi
8 30 (4.85%) Terminal Services
9 29 (4.68%) NFS
10 27 (4.36%) XenDesktop
11 14 (2.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 14 (2.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 12 (1.94%) ISA Server
13 11 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
13 11 (1.78%) XenServer
14 7 (1.13%) vCloud
15 6 (0.97%) KVM
15 6 (0.97%) Terminal Server
16 5 (0.81%) DFS Replication
16 5 (0.81%) Xen
Systems Management
1 102 (16.48%) SCCM
2 90 (14.54%) NetBackup
2 90 (14.54%) Norton AntiVirus
3 79 (12.76%) WSUS
4 60 (9.69%) SCOM
5 23 (3.72%) HP Data Protector
6 21 (3.39%) McAfee ePO
7 17 (2.75%) EMC NetWorker
7 17 (2.75%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 17 (2.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 16 (2.58%) Tivoli
8 16 (2.58%) vMotion
9 15 (2.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (1.94%) HP SIM
10 12 (1.94%) Simpana
11 9 (1.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 8 (1.29%) ZABBIX
13 7 (1.13%) MAILsweeper
13 7 (1.13%) MIMEsweeper
13 7 (1.13%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 432 (69.79%) VMware
2 395 (63.81%) Microsoft
3 346 (55.90%) Symantec
4 208 (33.60%) Cisco
5 205 (33.12%) Citrix
6 171 (27.63%) HP
7 157 (25.36%) Dell
8 121 (19.55%) Veeam
9 75 (12.12%) EMC
10 72 (11.63%) NetApp
11 54 (8.72%) Intel Security
12 50 (8.08%) IBM
13 48 (7.75%) SonicWALL
14 45 (7.27%) Sophos
15 32 (5.17%) arcserve
16 28 (4.52%) Oracle
17 26 (4.20%) Red Hat
18 24 (3.88%) Apple
19 23 (3.72%) CheckPoint
20 22 (3.55%) Red Gate
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £25000 - £28500 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Harris Global
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Market rate DoE
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Talent Spa
Salary: up to £60k basic salary
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + + package
Posted: 5 days ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
IT Connections
Salary: £30,000 to £35,000
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Burgess Hill, West Sussex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £23000 per annum + pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 35,000 - 55,000 + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
AWD online
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
iKonnect Global Solutions
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Pracctice Ltd
Posted: 9 days ago
City, London
JTP
Salary: Plus Benefits & Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itlab
Posted: 12 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Itlab
Posted: 12 days ago
East London
VIT
Salary: Up to £42,000 per annum Normal business hours 37.5 hrs/week
Posted: 13 days ago
Bristol
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Bishops Stortford, Hertfordshire
System Sense
Salary: £25k - £28k + bonus - £34k OTE + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Outsourcery Hosting Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 22 days ago