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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 563 491 502
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +11
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 350 509 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.42% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.51% 6.77% 6.61%
Number of salaries quoted 307 474 408
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,490
10% offered a salary of more than £46,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,125
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.39%

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
7759 7516 7022
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.02% 6.27% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6157 6054 5651
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +2.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 1 July 2015 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 1 July 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
(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 -69 336 £37,000 +5.71% 39
London -6 107 £41,500 +6.41% 9
South East -43 96 £36,500 +10.60% 13
Surrey +16 54 £37,500 +7.14% 4
South West -19 40 £33,750 -0.73% 2
East of England -16 29 £35,000 +16.66% 4
West Midlands -6 28 £37,500 +15.38% 3
Egham +8 25 £37,500 +36.36% 1
City of London +37 23 £42,500 - 2
Yorkshire +11 22 £28,500 +1.78% 5
Gloucestershire +7 17 £39,000 +30.00% 1
West Yorkshire +12 16 £22,500 -19.64% 5
Hertfordshire +4 14 £35,000 -0.70%
Hemel Hempstead +1 13 - -
Kent +9 12 £28,750 -23.33% 1
Birmingham -4 12 £33,750 +12.50% 1
Devon +1 11 £24,500 +20.09%
Leeds +16 9 £30,750 +5.12% 4
Essex 0 9 £37,500 +74.41%
North West 0 9 £37,500 +53.06% 3
Wiltshire -18 8 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Hampshire -21 8 £17,500 -36.36%
Swindon -6 7 £42,500 +32.81% 1
Cheshire - 7 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 7 £27,500 -
Reigate +16 6 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Southampton -7 6 £17,500 -30.00%
Berkshire -9 6 £46,000 -8.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -10 6 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Reading -10 6 £46,000 +17.94% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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.

1 652 (89.44%) Windows
2 511 (70.10%) VMware
3 485 (66.53%) Microsoft
4 473 (64.88%) MS Exchange
5 430 (58.98%) Active Directory
6 418 (57.34%) Symantec
7 363 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 354 (48.56%) Firewall
9 323 (44.31%) VMware Infrastructure
10 310 (42.52%) Citrix
11 284 (38.96%) DNS
12 267 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
13 259 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
14 258 (35.39%) Cisco
15 253 (34.71%) Windows Server 2003
15 253 (34.71%) DHCP
16 250 (34.29%) Hyper-V
17 243 (33.33%) SAN
18 230 (31.55%) Microsoft Certification
19 229 (31.41%) MS Excel
20 215 (29.49%) SQL Server
21 197 (27.02%) TCP/IP
22 193 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
23 191 (26.20%) vSphere
24 179 (24.55%) HP
25 178 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2003
26 171 (23.46%) MS Office
27 166 (22.77%) MCSE
27 166 (22.77%) Windows 7
28 154 (21.12%) Norton AntiVirus

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, 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
1 473 (64.88%) MS Exchange
2 267 (36.63%) Exchange Server 2010
3 193 (26.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 178 (24.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 100 (13.72%) SharePoint
6 98 (13.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 93 (12.76%) IIS
8 77 (10.56%) Lync
9 48 (6.58%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2000
11 20 (2.74%) IBM Notes
12 18 (2.47%) Lotus Domino
13 14 (1.92%) Apache
14 8 (1.10%) SAS
14 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 8 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.69%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle Application Server
16 3 (0.41%) Oracle 9iAS
17 2 (0.27%) JBoss
Applications
1 229 (31.41%) MS Excel
2 171 (23.46%) MS Office
3 5 (0.69%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.41%) ProjectWise
5 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.14%) SPSS
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 4 (0.55%) Dynamics NAV
1 4 (0.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) Primavera
2 3 (0.41%) SAP CCM
2 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
4 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 109 (14.95%) Office 365
2 15 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.69%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) PaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Symantec.cloud
6 1 (0.14%) Mimecast
6 1 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 354 (48.56%) Firewall
2 284 (38.96%) DNS
3 253 (34.71%) DHCP
4 243 (33.33%) SAN
5 197 (27.02%) TCP/IP
6 152 (20.85%) VPN
7 132 (18.11%) WAN
8 115 (15.78%) LAN
9 74 (10.15%) VLAN
10 67 (9.19%) VoIP
11 64 (8.78%) NAS
12 56 (7.68%) Wireless
13 55 (7.54%) iSCSI
14 47 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
15 33 (4.53%) SSL
16 22 (3.02%) Wi-Fi
17 18 (2.47%) Network Security
18 17 (2.33%) Fibre Channel
18 17 (2.33%) MPLS
18 17 (2.33%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 215 (29.49%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 34 (4.66%) SQL Server 2012
4 33 (4.53%) SQL Server 2000
5 21 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 11 (1.51%) MySQL
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
7 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle9i Database
7 3 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.14%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.69%) JIRA
2 4 (0.55%) MSI
3 3 (0.41%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) WinDbg
4 1 (0.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 77 (10.56%) Finance
2 22 (3.02%) Legal
3 15 (2.06%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.92%) Advertising
5 13 (1.78%) Law
6 12 (1.65%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.23%) Games
8 7 (0.96%) French Language
8 7 (0.96%) German Language
8 7 (0.96%) Back Office
8 7 (0.96%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.69%) Banking
10 4 (0.55%) Retail
10 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
11 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
12 2 (0.27%) Publishing
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
12 2 (0.27%) Local Government
12 2 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 134 (18.38%) Support Engineer
2 105 (14.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 93 (12.76%) Analyst
4 72 (9.88%) Administrator
5 61 (8.37%) Systems Administrator
6 55 (7.54%) 3rd Line Support
7 51 (7.00%) IT Support
8 42 (5.76%) Support Analyst
8 42 (5.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 36 (4.94%) Systems Engineer
10 34 (4.66%) Consultant
11 33 (4.53%) Technical Support
12 32 (4.39%) Network Engineer
13 31 (4.25%) IT Support Engineer
13 31 (4.25%) Senior Support Engineer
14 28 (3.84%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 27 (3.70%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 26 (3.57%) 2nd Line Support
16 26 (3.57%) Server Support
17 25 (3.43%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (1.78%) Web Services
2 12 (1.65%) MAPI
3 4 (0.55%) V-Ray
4 3 (0.41%) WebCenter
5 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.27%) .NET
6 1 (0.14%) COM
6 1 (0.14%) LAMP
6 1 (0.14%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 130 (17.83%) Blackberry
2 102 (13.99%) Clustering
3 55 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
4 45 (6.17%) Data Centre
5 41 (5.62%) EqualLogic
6 35 (4.80%) Replication
7 25 (3.43%) Thin Client
7 25 (3.43%) Fat Client
8 24 (3.29%) iPhone
9 21 (2.88%) Management Information System
10 20 (2.74%) PDA
11 15 (2.06%) Client/Server
12 14 (1.92%) EMC VNX
13 10 (1.37%) iPad
13 10 (1.37%) Hedge funds
14 9 (1.23%) Enterprise Storage
14 9 (1.23%) BYOD
15 8 (1.10%) Mainframe
16 7 (0.96%) Statistics
16 7 (0.96%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 652 (89.44%) Windows
2 363 (49.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 259 (35.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 253 (34.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 166 (22.77%) Windows 7
6 125 (17.15%) Windows 8
7 122 (16.74%) Windows XP
8 104 (14.27%) Linux
9 47 (6.45%) Windows Vista
10 37 (5.08%) Windows 2000
11 35 (4.80%) UNIX
12 30 (4.12%) Mac OS X
13 25 (3.43%) Android
14 15 (2.06%) Mac OS
15 10 (1.37%) Apple iOS
15 10 (1.37%) Ubuntu
16 8 (1.10%) AIX
17 7 (0.96%) HPUX
17 7 (0.96%) Solaris
18 6 (0.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (20.71%) ITIL
2 56 (7.68%) Migration
3 52 (7.13%) Project Management
4 39 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
5 33 (4.53%) Change Management
5 33 (4.53%) Change Control
6 32 (4.39%) Problem Management
7 30 (4.12%) Service Delivery
8 28 (3.84%) Configuration Management
8 28 (3.84%) Patch Management
9 27 (3.70%) Kalman Filter
10 26 (3.57%) CRM
11 24 (3.29%) Incident Management
11 24 (3.29%) Project Planning
12 21 (2.88%) Server Building
13 20 (2.74%) Capacity Planning
14 19 (2.61%) Network Load Balancing
14 19 (2.61%) Technical Architecture
14 19 (2.61%) Mentoring
14 19 (2.61%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 122 (16.74%) SQL
2 66 (9.05%) PowerShell
3 27 (3.70%) VBScript
4 7 (0.96%) VB
4 7 (0.96%) C
5 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.41%) Prolog
6 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.14%) R
8 1 (0.14%) VBA
8 1 (0.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 230 (31.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 166 (22.77%) MCSE
3 115 (15.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 112 (15.36%) MCSA
5 93 (12.76%) MCITP
6 85 (11.66%) CCNA
6 85 (11.66%) Cisco Certification
7 77 (10.56%) MCP
8 42 (5.76%) Degree
9 39 (5.35%) Citrix Certification
10 34 (4.66%) CCA
11 27 (3.70%) Security Cleared
12 21 (2.88%) SC Cleared
12 21 (2.88%) CCNP
13 15 (2.06%) PhD
14 11 (1.51%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.10%) MCTS
16 7 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
17 6 (0.82%) NCDA
18 5 (0.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (10.70%) SLA
2 15 (2.06%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.69%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.41%) HL7
4 3 (0.41%) DICOM
5 2 (0.27%) QA
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 430 (58.98%) Active Directory
2 323 (44.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 250 (34.29%) Hyper-V
4 191 (26.20%) vSphere
5 149 (20.44%) XenApp
6 120 (16.46%) VMware ESX
7 82 (11.25%) VMware ESXi
8 64 (8.78%) XenDesktop
9 63 (8.64%) XenServer
10 56 (7.68%) Terminal Services
11 48 (6.58%) vCloud
12 28 (3.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 18 (2.47%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 16 (2.19%) VMware Workstation
15 7 (0.96%) ISA Server
15 7 (0.96%) VMware Server
16 6 (0.82%) KVM
16 6 (0.82%) MetaFrame
17 5 (0.69%) Terminal Server
17 5 (0.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 154 (21.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 111 (15.23%) NetBackup
3 101 (13.85%) WSUS
4 91 (12.48%) SCCM
5 51 (7.00%) SCOM
6 20 (2.74%) ARCserve
7 19 (2.61%) Nagios
8 17 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 16 (2.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 16 (2.19%) McAfee ePO
10 15 (2.06%) SCVMM
11 12 (1.65%) HP Data Protector
12 10 (1.37%) vMotion
13 9 (1.23%) Tivoli
14 8 (1.10%) WhatsUp Gold
15 7 (0.96%) Zenoss
15 7 (0.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
16 6 (0.82%) OpenView
16 6 (0.82%) Legato
16 6 (0.82%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 511 (70.10%) VMware
2 485 (66.53%) Microsoft
3 418 (57.34%) Symantec
4 310 (42.52%) Citrix
5 258 (35.39%) Cisco
6 179 (24.55%) HP
7 149 (20.44%) Veeam
8 97 (13.31%) Dell
9 88 (12.07%) Sophos
10 64 (8.78%) NetApp
10 64 (8.78%) EMC
11 48 (6.58%) Veritas
12 46 (6.31%) McAfee
13 44 (6.04%) CheckPoint
14 32 (4.39%) Apple
15 29 (3.98%) CommVault
16 28 (3.84%) Avaya
16 28 (3.84%) SonicWALL
17 23 (3.16%) Lotus
18 21 (2.88%) Websense
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Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
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