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

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 552 503 484
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -19
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 371 498 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.34% 0.43% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.81% 6.56% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 332 450 422
Average salary £37,500 £34,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,850 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,750 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+14.50% -6.42%

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
7713 7591 7079
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.04% 6.49% 6.51%
Number of salaries quoted 6178 6086 5669
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -

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 31 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 31 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 -50 360 £37,500 +8.69% 36
London -23 117 £40,000 +6.66% 12
South East -32 108 £40,000 +21.21% 9
Surrey +39 68 £40,000 +21.21% 2
West Midlands +4 35 £37,500 +15.38% 5
South West -17 35 £40,500 +37.28% 3
Egham +9 28 £38,250 +39.09% 1
East of England -9 28 £34,750 +39.00% 3
City of London +20 23 £38,500 +2.66% 4
Yorkshire +3 20 £22,500 -35.71% 2
West Yorkshire +9 17 £22,500 -35.71% 1
Birmingham +3 14 £32,500 +8.33% 3
Hertfordshire -8 13 £38,750 -22.50%
Devon +2 12 £24,500 +20.09% 2
Hemel Hempstead - 12 £42,500 -
Leeds +10 11 £25,750 -28.96%
Gloucestershire -4 11 £41,500 +38.33% 1
Hampshire -9 10 £23,750 -16.66% 1
Redhill - 10 £41,500 -
Wiltshire -5 9 £42,500 +21.42%
North West -8 9 £37,500 +29.31%
Berkshire -10 9 £52,000 +4.00% 4
Cambridgeshire +17 8 £32,500 +62.50% 1
Swindon +11 8 £42,500 +44.06%
Kent +8 7 £30,000 -19.46%
Cheshire +6 7 £37,500 +10.29%
Reading -3 7 £55,000 +41.02% 4
East Midlands -7 7 £35,000 -22.22% 2
Reigate +18 6 £40,000 -20.00%
West Sussex +3 6 £26,000 - 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 667 (91.37%) Windows
2 504 (69.04%) VMware
3 468 (64.11%) Microsoft
4 454 (62.19%) MS Exchange
5 435 (59.59%) Active Directory
6 403 (55.21%) Symantec
7 393 (53.84%) Windows Server 2008
8 354 (48.49%) Firewall
9 324 (44.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 302 (41.37%) Citrix
11 282 (38.63%) Windows Server 2012
12 274 (37.53%) DNS
13 258 (35.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 255 (34.93%) Exchange Server 2010
15 248 (33.97%) DHCP
16 246 (33.70%) Hyper-V
17 242 (33.15%) Cisco
18 233 (31.92%) SAN
19 229 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
20 218 (29.86%) MS Excel
21 208 (28.49%) SQL Server
22 195 (26.71%) TCP/IP
23 190 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
24 184 (25.21%) HP
25 179 (24.52%) vSphere
26 176 (24.11%) MS Office
27 169 (23.15%) Windows 7
28 164 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2003
29 159 (21.78%) MCSE
30 157 (21.51%) VPN

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 454 (62.19%) MS Exchange
2 255 (34.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 190 (26.03%) Exchange Server 2007
4 164 (22.47%) Exchange Server 2003
5 120 (16.44%) IIS
6 87 (11.92%) SharePoint
7 86 (11.78%) Exchange Server 2013
8 75 (10.27%) Lync
9 45 (6.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 26 (3.56%) Lotus Domino
11 25 (3.42%) IBM Notes
12 24 (3.29%) Exchange Server 2000
13 15 (2.05%) Apache
14 8 (1.10%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 8 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
15 5 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.55%) WorkSite
16 4 (0.55%) SAS
17 3 (0.41%) Oracle 9iAS
17 3 (0.41%) Tomcat
Applications
1 218 (29.86%) MS Excel
2 176 (24.11%) MS Office
3 3 (0.41%) MS Project
3 3 (0.41%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.41%) ProjectWise
4 2 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.41%) Primavera
2 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.27%) SAP CCM
3 2 (0.27%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.14%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 114 (15.62%) Office 365
2 17 (2.33%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (0.96%) SaaS
5 4 (0.55%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.55%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.27%) PaaS
6 2 (0.27%) IaaS
6 2 (0.27%) Symantec.cloud
7 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 354 (48.49%) Firewall
2 274 (37.53%) DNS
3 248 (33.97%) DHCP
4 233 (31.92%) SAN
5 195 (26.71%) TCP/IP
6 157 (21.51%) VPN
7 153 (20.96%) WAN
8 139 (19.04%) LAN
9 72 (9.86%) VLAN
10 65 (8.90%) NAS
10 65 (8.90%) VoIP
11 61 (8.36%) iSCSI
12 58 (7.95%) Wireless
13 57 (7.81%) Cisco ASA
14 30 (4.11%) SSL
15 25 (3.42%) Network Security
15 25 (3.42%) Wi-Fi
16 20 (2.74%) MPLS
17 19 (2.60%) Skype
18 15 (2.05%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 208 (28.49%) SQL Server
2 82 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 56 (7.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 28 (3.84%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (3.84%) SQL Server 2000
5 12 (1.64%) MySQL
6 4 (0.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
7 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
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
7 3 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.27%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.14%) Big Data
9 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (1.10%) JIRA
2 3 (0.41%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.41%) MSI
2 3 (0.41%) Subversion
3 2 (0.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 72 (9.86%) Finance
2 23 (3.15%) Legal
3 17 (2.33%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.92%) Law
5 12 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.23%) Advertising
6 9 (1.23%) Games
7 7 (0.96%) Spanish Language
7 7 (0.96%) French Language
7 7 (0.96%) German Language
8 5 (0.68%) Banking
8 5 (0.68%) Financial Institution
9 4 (0.55%) Retail
9 4 (0.55%) Multimedia
10 3 (0.41%) Billing
10 3 (0.41%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.41%) Back Office
11 2 (0.27%) Publishing
11 2 (0.27%) Local Government
11 2 (0.27%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 137 (18.77%) Support Engineer
2 98 (13.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 93 (12.74%) Analyst
4 92 (12.60%) Administrator
5 76 (10.41%) Systems Administrator
6 58 (7.95%) IT Support
7 49 (6.71%) 3rd Line Support
8 40 (5.48%) Support Analyst
9 37 (5.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
10 34 (4.66%) IT Support Engineer
11 32 (4.38%) Consultant
12 31 (4.25%) Senior Support Engineer
13 29 (3.97%) Systems Engineer
13 29 (3.97%) 2nd Line Support
14 28 (3.84%) Technical Support
15 26 (3.56%) Team Leader
15 26 (3.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
15 26 (3.56%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
16 23 (3.15%) 1st Line Support
17 21 (2.88%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.92%) Web Services
2 9 (1.23%) MAPI
3 5 (0.68%) .NET
4 4 (0.55%) V-Ray
5 3 (0.41%) WebCenter
6 2 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.27%) Application Packaging
6 2 (0.27%) COM
7 1 (0.14%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 124 (16.99%) Blackberry
2 101 (13.84%) Clustering
3 64 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (6.03%) Data Centre
5 41 (5.62%) EqualLogic
6 34 (4.66%) Replication
7 27 (3.70%) iPhone
8 23 (3.15%) Management Information System
9 22 (3.01%) Fat Client
9 22 (3.01%) Thin Client
10 16 (2.19%) PDA
11 15 (2.05%) iPad
12 13 (1.78%) EMC VNX
13 12 (1.64%) HP Storage
14 11 (1.51%) Client/Server
15 9 (1.23%) BYOD
16 8 (1.10%) Mainframe
16 8 (1.10%) Statistics
16 8 (1.10%) Hedge funds
16 8 (1.10%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 667 (91.37%) Windows
2 393 (53.84%) Windows Server 2008
3 282 (38.63%) Windows Server 2012
4 258 (35.34%) Windows Server 2003
5 169 (23.15%) Windows 7
6 120 (16.44%) Windows XP
7 117 (16.03%) Linux
8 114 (15.62%) Windows 8
9 46 (6.30%) Windows Vista
10 43 (5.89%) Windows 2000
11 34 (4.66%) UNIX
12 32 (4.38%) Mac OS X
13 27 (3.70%) Android
14 16 (2.19%) Mac OS
15 14 (1.92%) Apple iOS
16 13 (1.78%) Ubuntu
17 10 (1.37%) Windows 2000 Server
18 8 (1.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
19 7 (0.96%) Windows Mobile
19 7 (0.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (20.55%) ITIL
2 64 (8.77%) Migration
3 52 (7.12%) Project Management
4 46 (6.30%) Disaster Recovery
5 32 (4.38%) Change Control
6 31 (4.25%) Service Delivery
7 29 (3.97%) Configuration Management
7 29 (3.97%) Problem Management
8 28 (3.84%) Network Load Balancing
8 28 (3.84%) Kalman Filter
9 27 (3.70%) Change Management
10 25 (3.42%) Patch Management
11 24 (3.29%) CRM
12 23 (3.15%) Capacity Planning
13 22 (3.01%) Incident Management
14 21 (2.88%) Technical Architecture
15 20 (2.74%) Time Management
15 20 (2.74%) Project Planning
16 18 (2.47%) Root Cause Analysis
17 17 (2.33%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 123 (16.85%) SQL
2 66 (9.04%) PowerShell
3 32 (4.38%) VBScript
4 8 (1.10%) VB
5 4 (0.55%) T-SQL
5 4 (0.55%) C
5 4 (0.55%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.41%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.41%) VBA
6 3 (0.41%) Prolog
7 2 (0.27%) C#
7 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
7 2 (0.27%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 229 (31.37%) Microsoft Certification
2 159 (21.78%) MCSE
3 110 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 105 (14.38%) MCSA
5 94 (12.88%) MCITP
6 81 (11.10%) CCNA
6 81 (11.10%) Cisco Certification
7 74 (10.14%) MCP
8 48 (6.58%) Degree
9 26 (3.56%) CCNP
10 24 (3.29%) Citrix Certification
10 24 (3.29%) Security Cleared
11 18 (2.47%) CCA
12 16 (2.19%) PhD
12 16 (2.19%) SC Cleared
13 12 (1.64%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (1.10%) MCTS
14 8 (1.10%) A+ Certification
15 7 (0.96%) Network+ Certification
16 5 (0.68%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 82 (11.23%) SLA
2 13 (1.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.55%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.41%) QA
4 3 (0.41%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.27%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.27%) HL7
5 2 (0.27%) DICOM
6 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 435 (59.59%) Active Directory
2 324 (44.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 246 (33.70%) Hyper-V
4 179 (24.52%) vSphere
5 143 (19.59%) XenApp
6 113 (15.48%) VMware ESX
7 91 (12.47%) VMware ESXi
8 54 (7.40%) XenServer
9 50 (6.85%) Terminal Services
10 49 (6.71%) XenDesktop
11 43 (5.89%) vCloud
12 25 (3.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (2.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 13 (1.78%) VMware Workstation
15 10 (1.37%) ISA Server
16 9 (1.23%) VMware Server
16 9 (1.23%) Forefront TMG
17 8 (1.10%) KVM
18 7 (0.96%) Terminal Server
19 5 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 147 (20.14%) Norton AntiVirus
2 111 (15.21%) NetBackup
3 103 (14.11%) SCCM
4 99 (13.56%) WSUS
5 48 (6.58%) SCOM
6 21 (2.88%) Nagios
7 20 (2.74%) ARCserve
7 20 (2.74%) HP Data Protector
8 17 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 12 (1.64%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (1.51%) SCVMM
11 9 (1.23%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 9 (1.23%) vMotion
11 9 (1.23%) WhatsUp Gold
11 9 (1.23%) Puppet
12 8 (1.10%) Zenoss
13 7 (0.96%) Tivoli
14 6 (0.82%) OpenView
14 6 (0.82%) Legato
14 6 (0.82%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 504 (69.04%) VMware
2 468 (64.11%) Microsoft
3 403 (55.21%) Symantec
4 302 (41.37%) Citrix
5 242 (33.15%) Cisco
6 184 (25.21%) HP
7 140 (19.18%) Veeam
8 94 (12.88%) Dell
9 84 (11.51%) Sophos
10 65 (8.90%) EMC
11 60 (8.22%) NetApp
12 47 (6.44%) McAfee
13 46 (6.30%) Avaya
14 44 (6.03%) Veritas
15 42 (5.75%) CheckPoint
16 37 (5.07%) SonicWALL
17 30 (4.11%) Apple
18 28 (3.84%) Lotus
19 27 (3.70%) CommVault
20 24 (3.29%) IBM
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Infotec Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Farnborough, Hampshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
East London
Truphone
Salary: From £25,000 to £28,000 per annum plus benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Coalville, Leicestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Car Allowance and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
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Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
East Anglia
Keystream Resources Limited
Salary: From £250 to £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £26,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cirencester, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £36000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago