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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 504 511 485
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -26
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 450 457 452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.41% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.77% 6.82% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 401 413 418
Average salary £32,500 £34,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.79% +1.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,600
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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
7802 6701 6333
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.85% 6.06% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6230 5348 5206
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

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 21 November 2014 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 21 November 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 +10 440 £32,500 -7.14% 49
South East +46 151 £28,000 -3.44% 5
London -49 142 £37,500 - 14
Surrey +64 76 £28,000 - 2
East of England +12 57 £45,000 +45.16% 5
Dorking -6 41 £26,500 -6.19% 1
City of London +39 40 £32,500 -13.33% 1
North West -4 29 £30,500 +10.90% 9
West Midlands +1 25 £37,000 -22.10% 2
Hertfordshire -1 22 £45,000 +50.00% 4
Manchester -1 21 £30,000 +9.09% 7
Essex +10 20 £35,000 -25.53% 1
South West -19 19 £30,000 +10.09% 6
Egham - 19 £32,500 -
Hampshire -14 14 £25,000 +4.16%
Yorkshire -58 13 £30,000 +15.38% 7
Kent +16 12 £32,500 -35.00% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £47,500 -
Bromley +9 11 £37,500 -
West Yorkshire -38 11 £30,000 +20.00% 4
Brighton +5 10 £38,000 +1.33%
Berkshire +5 10 £32,500 -7.14% 1
Coventry -1 10 £39,000 -5.45% 1
East Sussex -3 10 £38,000 +1.33%
Southampton - 10 £24,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 8 £33,000 +43.47%
Buckinghamshire +2 8 £31,000 +29.16%
West Sussex -6 8 £24,500 -35.09%
Maidstone - 8 £32,500 - 2
Cheshire -3 7 £31,500 +40.00%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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.

1 846 (91.07%) Windows
2 623 (67.06%) VMware
3 609 (65.55%) Microsoft
4 591 (63.62%) Symantec
5 578 (62.22%) Active Directory
6 572 (61.57%) MS Exchange
7 481 (51.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 447 (48.12%) Citrix
9 444 (47.79%) VMware Infrastructure
10 417 (44.89%) DNS
11 407 (43.81%) Firewall
12 365 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 363 (39.07%) SAN
14 351 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
15 328 (35.31%) DHCP
16 321 (34.55%) MS Excel
17 319 (34.34%) Cisco
18 295 (31.75%) Norton AntiVirus
19 292 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
20 287 (30.89%) Windows Server 2012
21 278 (29.92%) MS Office
22 272 (29.28%) HP
23 241 (25.94%) ITIL
24 240 (25.83%) Exchange Server 2007
25 222 (23.90%) MCSE
26 216 (23.25%) TCP/IP
27 215 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2003
28 214 (23.04%) Windows 7
29 212 (22.82%) vSphere
30 205 (22.07%) Windows XP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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
1 572 (61.57%) MS Exchange
2 351 (37.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 240 (25.83%) Exchange Server 2007
4 215 (23.14%) Exchange Server 2003
5 134 (14.42%) Exchange Server 2013
6 110 (11.84%) SharePoint
7 85 (9.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 72 (7.75%) IIS
9 54 (5.81%) Lync
10 34 (3.66%) Exchange Server 2000
11 25 (2.69%) IBM Notes
12 21 (2.26%) Lotus Domino
13 20 (2.15%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.97%) SharePoint Server
14 9 (0.97%) Apache
15 7 (0.75%) SharePoint 2010
16 5 (0.54%) Tomcat
16 5 (0.54%) SAS
17 4 (0.43%) JBoss
17 4 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 321 (34.55%) MS Excel
2 278 (29.92%) MS Office
3 13 (1.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.86%) FastStats
5 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.32%) Maya
5 3 (0.32%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.22%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.43%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.43%) Eikon
4 3 (0.32%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 48 (5.17%) Office 365
2 39 (4.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.43%) GitHub
5 3 (0.32%) SaaS
6 2 (0.22%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 417 (44.89%) DNS
2 407 (43.81%) Firewall
3 363 (39.07%) SAN
4 328 (35.31%) DHCP
5 216 (23.25%) TCP/IP
6 168 (18.08%) VPN
7 167 (17.98%) LAN
7 167 (17.98%) WAN
8 97 (10.44%) Wireless
9 87 (9.36%) NAS
10 77 (8.29%) iSCSI
11 73 (7.86%) VLAN
12 61 (6.57%) VoIP
13 48 (5.17%) Wi-Fi
14 44 (4.74%) SSL
15 43 (4.63%) Internet
16 33 (3.55%) Network Security
17 32 (3.44%) Fibre Channel
18 31 (3.34%) Cisco ASA
19 29 (3.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 175 (18.84%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 43 (4.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 26 (2.80%) SQL Server 2000
5 23 (2.48%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.61%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (0.86%) MySQL
8 1 (0.11%) DB2
8 1 (0.11%) Informix
8 1 (0.11%) QlikView
8 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.43%) AQtime
2 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.43%) WebLOAD
3 3 (0.32%) Subversion
3 3 (0.32%) JIRA
4 2 (0.22%) MSI
4 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) Serena SBM
General
1 92 (9.90%) Finance
2 20 (2.15%) Advertising
3 18 (1.94%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (1.29%) Back Office
6 10 (1.08%) Banking
7 8 (0.86%) Marketing
8 6 (0.65%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.54%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.54%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.54%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.32%) Law
10 3 (0.32%) Electronics
10 3 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.22%) Military
11 2 (0.22%) Retail
12 1 (0.11%) Publishing
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 215 (23.14%) Support Engineer
2 129 (13.89%) Analyst
3 120 (12.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 91 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support
5 86 (9.26%) 2nd Line Support
6 74 (7.97%) IT Support
7 65 (7.00%) Network Engineer
8 59 (6.35%) Support Analyst
9 57 (6.14%) Administrator
10 56 (6.03%) Systems Engineer
11 55 (5.92%) Technical Support
12 52 (5.60%) Server Engineer
13 50 (5.38%) Systems Administrator
14 43 (4.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 42 (4.52%) Service Analyst
16 41 (4.41%) Consultant
17 39 (4.20%) Service Desk Analyst
18 36 (3.88%) Technical Engineer
19 35 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 33 (3.55%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.08%) .NET
2 7 (0.75%) XMPP
3 6 (0.65%) COM
3 6 (0.65%) Web Services
4 5 (0.54%) MAPI
5 4 (0.43%) Memcached
6 2 (0.22%) WSH
7 1 (0.11%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) LAMP
7 1 (0.11%) HTML
7 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 170 (18.30%) Blackberry
2 60 (6.46%) Clustering
3 56 (6.03%) Thin Client
3 56 (6.03%) Fat Client
4 50 (5.38%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.41%) Replication
6 39 (4.20%) EqualLogic
7 23 (2.48%) Enterprise Software
8 21 (2.26%) Management Information System
9 19 (2.05%) Hedge funds
10 17 (1.83%) iSeries
10 17 (1.83%) Computer Science
11 16 (1.72%) AS400
11 16 (1.72%) SecurID
12 12 (1.29%) iPhone
13 7 (0.75%) iPad
13 7 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.75%) Streaming Media
14 6 (0.65%) NHS
15 5 (0.54%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 846 (91.07%) Windows
2 481 (51.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 365 (39.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 287 (30.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 214 (23.04%) Windows 7
6 205 (22.07%) Windows XP
7 140 (15.07%) Windows 8
8 112 (12.06%) Linux
9 69 (7.43%) Windows Vista
10 54 (5.81%) UNIX
11 34 (3.66%) Mac OS X
12 33 (3.55%) Android
13 28 (3.01%) Windows 2000
14 27 (2.91%) VMS
15 22 (2.37%) Solaris
16 18 (1.94%) Windows Mobile
16 18 (1.94%) Windows 2000 Server
16 18 (1.94%) Windows Phone
17 17 (1.83%) Apple iOS
18 16 (1.72%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 241 (25.94%) ITIL
2 84 (9.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 67 (7.21%) Service Delivery
4 60 (6.46%) Kalman Filter
5 49 (5.27%) Mentoring
6 37 (3.98%) Change Management
6 37 (3.98%) Project Management
7 36 (3.88%) Problem Management
8 34 (3.66%) Asset Management
9 33 (3.55%) Migration
10 31 (3.34%) Network Monitoring
11 28 (3.01%) Time Management
12 27 (2.91%) Incident Management
13 25 (2.69%) Service Management
14 21 (2.26%) Software Deployment
15 20 (2.15%) PRINCE2
16 19 (2.05%) BCP
16 19 (2.05%) Business Continuity
16 19 (2.05%) Change Control
16 19 (2.05%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 126 (13.56%) SQL
2 65 (7.00%) PowerShell
3 23 (2.48%) VBScript
4 14 (1.51%) VB
5 12 (1.29%) Bash Shell
6 8 (0.86%) C#
7 6 (0.65%) Java
7 6 (0.65%) Perl
8 4 (0.43%) Ruby
8 4 (0.43%) C++
8 4 (0.43%) Python
9 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.22%) C
10 1 (0.11%) PHP
10 1 (0.11%) R
10 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 292 (31.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 222 (23.90%) MCSE
3 136 (14.64%) Cisco Certification
4 135 (14.53%) CCNA
5 133 (14.32%) MCITP
6 111 (11.95%) MCSA
7 90 (9.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 77 (8.29%) MCTS
9 61 (6.57%) MCP
10 52 (5.60%) Degree
11 49 (5.27%) Security Cleared
12 47 (5.06%) SC Cleared
13 39 (4.20%) CCA
13 39 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
14 22 (2.37%) CCNP
15 21 (2.26%) A+ Certification
16 20 (2.15%) NCDA
17 12 (1.29%) MCDST
17 12 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
18 10 (1.08%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 130 (13.99%) SLA
2 13 (1.40%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.97%) QA
4 5 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) DICOM
System Software
1 578 (62.22%) Active Directory
2 444 (47.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 212 (22.82%) vSphere
4 190 (20.45%) XenApp
5 184 (19.81%) Hyper-V
6 133 (14.32%) VMware ESX
7 89 (9.58%) Terminal Services
8 61 (6.57%) XenDesktop
9 53 (5.71%) XenServer
10 52 (5.60%) VMware ESXi
11 27 (2.91%) vCloud
12 26 (2.80%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 24 (2.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 12 (1.29%) ISA Server
15 10 (1.08%) Firmware
16 9 (0.97%) MetaFrame
17 7 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
17 7 (0.75%) Forefront TMG
18 6 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 295 (31.75%) Norton AntiVirus
2 112 (12.06%) SCCM
3 103 (11.09%) NetBackup
4 72 (7.75%) WSUS
5 45 (4.84%) SCOM
6 37 (3.98%) ARCserve
7 29 (3.12%) McAfee ePO
8 24 (2.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 24 (2.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 21 (2.26%) Nagios
10 19 (2.05%) SCDPM
11 10 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
11 10 (1.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 10 (1.08%) ZABBIX
11 10 (1.08%) WhatsUp Gold
12 8 (0.86%) Tivoli
12 8 (0.86%) HP SIM
13 4 (0.43%) Puppet
13 4 (0.43%) PureDisk
13 4 (0.43%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 623 (67.06%) VMware
2 609 (65.55%) Microsoft
3 591 (63.62%) Symantec
4 447 (48.12%) Citrix
5 319 (34.34%) Cisco
6 272 (29.28%) HP
7 201 (21.64%) Veeam
8 161 (17.33%) Dell
9 113 (12.16%) EMC
10 107 (11.52%) NetApp
11 102 (10.98%) Sophos
12 99 (10.66%) McAfee
12 99 (10.66%) Juniper
13 81 (8.72%) Veritas
14 63 (6.78%) Apple
15 51 (5.49%) CheckPoint
16 48 (5.17%) SonicWALL
17 43 (4.63%) Avaya
17 43 (4.63%) IBM
18 41 (4.41%) Lotus
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Posted: 8 hours ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £28,000 to £34,000 per annum + Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Code Red Associates
Salary: £45000 to £50000 per annum - + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Online Resourcing
Salary: Up to £24,000 per annum (depending on experience)
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Opilio Recruitment
Salary: £25k - 30k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus Flexible benefits, on call allo
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ping IT Recruitment ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum Plus Flexible Benefits, on call allo
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Hull, North Humberside
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 3 days ago
Morden, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £20000 - £22500 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Salary: £18000 - £21000 per annum + benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
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