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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 632 631 564
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -67
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 332 358 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.32% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.95% 4.54% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 292 309 453
Average salary £32,500 £32,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.77% -7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,950 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.69%

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
8403 7883 7714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.13% 7.13% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 6796 6235 6086
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,850 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +3.52%

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 30 April 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 30 April 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
(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 -19 323 £32,500 +0.77% 31
London +4 118 £37,500 - 9
South East +18 85 £31,500 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +10 37 £37,500 +10.29% 2
East of England +3 36 £26,500 -11.66%
Hertfordshire +27 30 £26,500 -11.66%
Surrey +1 28 £45,000 +60.71% 2
Essex +3 25 £26,500 -11.66%
Yorkshire +21 22 £26,000 -13.33% 5
South West -10 21 £39,000 +43.11% 2
Berkshire +22 20 £40,000 - 2
West Yorkshire +15 20 £26,000 -5.45% 5
Hampshire +8 16 £19,000 +8.57%
City of London +39 14 £45,000 +11.11% 2
Coventry +17 13 £39,000 -
Oxfordshire +2 12 £31,500 -24.55% 2
Reading +12 11 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Gloucestershire +4 11 £38,000 +40.74% 1
Birmingham -10 11 £30,000 -9.77% 1
Andover - 11 £19,000 -
Abingdon - 11 £31,500 - 2
Leeds +6 8 £37,500 +44.23% 5
Bristol -2 8 £42,500 +13.33% 1
Borehamwood -2 8 £32,500 -13.33%
Kingston Upon Thames - 8 £37,500 -
Stanmore - 8 £32,500 -
Woking +17 7 £50,000 - 2
Worcestershire +2 7 £24,750 -
Newbury - 7 £30,500 -
North West +12 6 £30,000 -17.24% 3

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 587 (93.77%) Windows
2 453 (72.36%) VMware
3 446 (71.25%) Active Directory
4 431 (68.85%) Windows Server
5 405 (64.70%) Microsoft
6 354 (56.55%) Windows Server 2008
7 341 (54.47%) MS Exchange
8 321 (51.28%) Symantec
9 301 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
10 235 (37.54%) Hyper-V
11 225 (35.94%) SAN
12 223 (35.62%) Firewall
13 220 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
14 218 (34.82%) Cisco
15 213 (34.03%) DNS
16 210 (33.55%) SQL Server
17 201 (32.11%) Windows Server 2012
18 196 (31.31%) MS Excel
19 193 (30.83%) HP
20 189 (30.19%) Citrix
21 185 (29.55%) Veeam
22 184 (29.39%) DHCP
23 183 (29.23%) Windows 7
24 175 (27.96%) TCP/IP
25 171 (27.32%) Microsoft Certification
26 170 (27.16%) Windows Server 2003
27 168 (26.84%) VPN
28 165 (26.36%) Linux
29 164 (26.20%) vSphere
30 158 (25.24%) ITIL

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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
1 341 (54.47%) MS Exchange
2 220 (35.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 118 (18.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 95 (15.18%) Exchange Server 2013
5 87 (13.90%) Exchange Server 2003
6 81 (12.94%) IIS
7 73 (11.66%) SharePoint
8 56 (8.95%) Skype for Business
9 49 (7.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 32 (5.11%) Apache
11 16 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2000
11 16 (2.56%) Tomcat
12 11 (1.76%) nginx
12 11 (1.76%) SharePoint 2013
13 9 (1.44%) JBoss
14 7 (1.12%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.64%) OpenStack
16 4 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
17 2 (0.32%) Drupal
Applications
1 196 (31.31%) MS Excel
2 148 (23.64%) MS Office
3 16 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.32%) MS Project
6 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.96%) Bankmaster
3 5 (0.80%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.48%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.32%) assyst
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 72 (11.50%) Office 365
2 9 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.44%) Mimecast
3 5 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (0.80%) SaaS
4 2 (0.32%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 225 (35.94%) SAN
2 223 (35.62%) Firewall
3 213 (34.03%) DNS
4 184 (29.39%) DHCP
5 175 (27.96%) TCP/IP
6 168 (26.84%) VPN
7 93 (14.86%) LAN
8 90 (14.38%) WAN
9 81 (12.94%) NAS
10 80 (12.78%) VLAN
11 57 (9.11%) iSCSI
12 55 (8.79%) Wireless
13 40 (6.39%) VoIP
14 37 (5.91%) Cisco ASA
15 31 (4.95%) SSL
16 28 (4.47%) Fibre Channel
16 28 (4.47%) SMTP
17 27 (4.31%) DMZ
17 27 (4.31%) IMAP
18 17 (2.72%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (33.55%) SQL Server
2 56 (8.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (4.95%) MySQL
5 24 (3.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.96%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.48%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.96%) JIRA
3 4 (0.64%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
3 4 (0.64%) Subversion
3 4 (0.64%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 53 (8.47%) Finance
2 16 (2.56%) Manufacturing
3 14 (2.24%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.92%) Back Office
5 8 (1.28%) Advertising
5 8 (1.28%) Law
5 8 (1.28%) Legal
6 6 (0.96%) Publishing
7 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.64%) Games
7 4 (0.64%) German Language
8 2 (0.32%) Banking
8 2 (0.32%) Billing
8 2 (0.32%) Marketing
8 2 (0.32%) Russian Language
9 1 (0.16%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 147 (23.48%) Support Engineer
2 117 (18.69%) Analyst
3 111 (17.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 79 (12.62%) IT Support
5 75 (11.98%) IT Engineer
6 65 (10.38%) Support Analyst
7 58 (9.27%) 3rd Line Support
7 58 (9.27%) IT Support Engineer
8 57 (9.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 54 (8.63%) Administrator
10 49 (7.83%) Systems Administrator
11 46 (7.35%) 2nd Line Support
12 39 (6.23%) VMware Engineer
13 38 (6.07%) Systems Engineer
14 36 (5.75%) IT Manager
15 34 (5.43%) Server Engineer
16 33 (5.27%) 2nd Line Engineer
17 32 (5.11%) Technical Support
18 31 (4.95%) Service Analyst
18 31 (4.95%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.31%) MAPI
2 11 (1.76%) LAMP
3 6 (0.96%) .NET
3 6 (0.96%) 802.1X
4 5 (0.80%) Software Packaging
5 4 (0.64%) COM
6 2 (0.32%) LEMP Stack
6 2 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.32%) Web Services
6 2 (0.32%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 69 (11.02%) Blackberry
2 65 (10.38%) Clustering
2 65 (10.38%) Replication
3 57 (9.11%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (8.63%) Data Centre
5 40 (6.39%) iPhone
6 30 (4.79%) Driving Licence
7 29 (4.63%) PDA
8 22 (3.51%) EqualLogic
9 18 (2.88%) Computer Science
10 16 (2.56%) Private Cloud
11 12 (1.92%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.44%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.28%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.28%) Mathematics
13 8 (1.28%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.96%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
15 5 (0.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.80%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 587 (93.77%) Windows
2 431 (68.85%) Windows Server
3 354 (56.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 201 (32.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 183 (29.23%) Windows 7
6 170 (27.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 165 (26.36%) Linux
8 141 (22.52%) Windows 8
9 96 (15.34%) Windows XP
10 90 (14.38%) Windows 10
11 72 (11.50%) Windows Vista
12 44 (7.03%) Android
13 30 (4.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 24 (3.83%) Mac OS X
15 23 (3.67%) Windows 2000
16 21 (3.35%) CentOS
17 18 (2.88%) Unix
18 17 (2.72%) Mac OS
19 11 (1.76%) AIX
20 7 (1.12%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (25.24%) ITIL
2 42 (6.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 39 (6.23%) Migration
4 32 (5.11%) Project Management
4 32 (5.11%) Service Delivery
5 31 (4.95%) Root Cause Analysis
6 29 (4.63%) Business Continuity
7 28 (4.47%) Kalman Filter
8 27 (4.31%) Change Management
9 23 (3.67%) DevOps
10 21 (3.35%) Incident Management
10 21 (3.35%) Mentoring
11 20 (3.19%) Change Control
11 20 (3.19%) Service Management
12 18 (2.88%) Patch Management
13 17 (2.72%) ITIL V3
13 17 (2.72%) Problem Management
14 15 (2.40%) Data Management
14 15 (2.40%) E-Commerce
14 15 (2.40%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 106 (16.93%) SQL
2 61 (9.74%) PowerShell
3 13 (2.08%) Bash Shell
4 12 (1.92%) C
5 9 (1.44%) VB
6 8 (1.28%) Python
6 8 (1.28%) VBScript
7 5 (0.80%) AWK
7 5 (0.80%) sed
7 5 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 4 (0.64%) C#
9 2 (0.32%) Java
9 2 (0.32%) Perl
9 2 (0.32%) PHP
9 2 (0.32%) Ruby
9 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 171 (27.32%) Microsoft Certification
2 119 (19.01%) MCSE
3 106 (16.93%) MCSA
4 76 (12.14%) MCITP
5 74 (11.82%) Cisco Certification
6 62 (9.90%) CCNA
7 61 (9.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 36 (5.75%) Degree
9 32 (5.11%) MCP
10 26 (4.15%) ITIL Certification
11 24 (3.83%) CCNP
12 23 (3.67%) Security Cleared
13 19 (3.04%) SC Cleared
14 15 (2.40%) A+ Certification
14 15 (2.40%) Network+ Certification
15 14 (2.24%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (2.24%) RHCE
16 12 (1.92%) PhD
17 11 (1.76%) MCTS
17 11 (1.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (11.50%) SLA
2 9 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.28%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.80%) QA
5 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 446 (71.25%) Active Directory
2 301 (48.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 235 (37.54%) Hyper-V
4 164 (26.20%) vSphere
5 82 (13.10%) XenApp
6 67 (10.70%) VMware ESX
7 60 (9.58%) VMware ESXi
8 44 (7.03%) Terminal Services
9 34 (5.43%) NFS
10 31 (4.95%) XenDesktop
11 22 (3.51%) XenServer
12 16 (2.56%) BitLocker
13 14 (2.24%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (2.08%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (1.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 10 (1.60%) EMC RecoverPoint
17 9 (1.44%) Docker
18 8 (1.28%) VMware Server
19 7 (1.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
19 7 (1.12%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 98 (15.65%) NetBackup
2 97 (15.50%) Norton AntiVirus
3 74 (11.82%) SCCM
4 72 (11.50%) WSUS
5 31 (4.95%) SCOM
6 22 (3.51%) McAfee ePO
7 19 (3.04%) HP Data Protector
8 17 (2.72%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 16 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
10 15 (2.40%) HP SIM
10 15 (2.40%) vMotion
11 14 (2.24%) Icinga
11 14 (2.24%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 14 (2.24%) Simpana
12 13 (2.08%) EMC NetWorker
13 12 (1.92%) XenMobile
14 11 (1.76%) Puppet
15 10 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
16 9 (1.44%) Nagios
17 7 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 453 (72.36%) VMware
2 405 (64.70%) Microsoft
3 321 (51.28%) Symantec
4 218 (34.82%) Cisco
5 193 (30.83%) HP
6 189 (30.19%) Citrix
7 185 (29.55%) Veeam
8 115 (18.37%) Dell
9 82 (13.10%) EMC
10 76 (12.14%) NetApp
11 57 (9.11%) IBM
11 57 (9.11%) Sophos
12 54 (8.63%) Apple
13 48 (7.67%) Intel Security
14 46 (7.35%) SonicWALL
15 37 (5.91%) Draytek
16 32 (5.11%) Oracle
17 28 (4.47%) Red Hat
18 26 (4.15%) arcserve
19 25 (3.99%) SolarWinds
East London
VIT
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum Normal business hours 37.5 hrs/week
Posted: 21 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
IT People First
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum Negotiable + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: Up to £20,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £20000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £42000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Square One Resources
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Car + certs + bonus + pension
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Premier IT
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Excellent Company Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Car + Bonus+ Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Woking
SFW Ltd
Salary: £0 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 15 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £40000 per annum + (neg.)
Posted: 16 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
East London
FIS Global
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 21 days ago
Woking
360 Resourcing Solutions .
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 26 days ago