The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 23 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 697 618 540
Rank change year-on-year
-79 -78
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 238 364 497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.33% 0.43%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.81% 4.41% 6.25%
Number of salaries quoted 208 324 454
Median salary £36,000 £37,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,450 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £35,000 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%

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
8457 8257 7956
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.62% 7.48% 6.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6881 6560 6397
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 23 July 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the UK over the 3 months to 23 July 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -60 219 £36,000 -4.00% 17
South East +2 84 £31,250 -20.88% 4
London +5 70 £37,500 -6.25% 3
Surrey -11 27 £28,250 -28.48% 1
South West +6 24 £43,500 +11.53% 1
Oxfordshire +1 20 £31,000 -15.06%
West Midlands -22 17 £37,500 - 2
City of London +67 15 £35,750 -15.88% 1
North West +26 13 £31,500 -16.00% 1
Berkshire +12 13 £46,250 -11.05% 2
South Wales +17 12 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Wales +4 12 £40,000 +31.14% 1
Birmingham -11 12 £42,500 +25.92%
West Sussex -4 11 £30,000 +15.38% 1
Abingdon - 11 £31,000 -
Buckinghamshire +31 10 £21,500 -52.22%
Crawley - 10 £33,750 - 1
Reading +23 9 £42,500 -22.72% 1
Egham +13 9 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Wiltshire +10 9 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Chippenham +4 9 £43,500 +38.09% 1
Oxford +1 9 £47,500 +28.37%
Gloucestershire +1 8 £38,000 -8.43%
Bristol +27 7 £40,000 -17.52%
High Wycombe +12 7 £21,500 -59.04%
Merseyside +3 7 £36,000 +16.12%
Liverpool -2 7 £36,000 +16.12%
Woking -4 7 £47,500 +102.12%
Yorkshire +6 6 £26,000 +15.55% 5
Bridgend - 6 £30,000 -

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 July 2016, IT jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 534 (92.23%) Windows
2 415 (71.68%) VMware
3 397 (68.57%) Active Directory
4 393 (67.88%) Microsoft
5 390 (67.36%) Windows Server
6 314 (54.23%) MS Exchange
7 304 (52.50%) Symantec
8 297 (51.30%) Windows Server 2008
9 270 (46.63%) VMware Infrastructure
10 232 (40.07%) Firewall
11 224 (38.69%) SAN
12 214 (36.96%) Hyper-V
13 209 (36.10%) Veeam
14 201 (34.72%) MS Excel
15 195 (33.68%) Cisco
16 194 (33.51%) HP
17 193 (33.33%) DNS
18 188 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
19 186 (32.12%) Linux
20 180 (31.09%) Exchange Server 2010
21 175 (30.22%) Windows Server 2003
22 170 (29.36%) TCP/IP
23 167 (28.84%) Citrix
24 160 (27.63%) MS Office
25 159 (27.46%) Windows 7
26 157 (27.12%) SQL Server
27 155 (26.77%) DHCP
28 143 (24.70%) VPN
29 137 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
30 125 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 314 (54.23%) MS Exchange
2 180 (31.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 125 (21.59%) Exchange Server 2007
4 92 (15.89%) Exchange Server 2003
5 84 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 79 (13.64%) SharePoint
7 71 (12.26%) IIS
8 54 (9.33%) Apache
9 52 (8.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 41 (7.08%) Skype for Business
11 25 (4.32%) nginx
12 21 (3.63%) Tomcat
13 18 (3.11%) Exchange Server 2000
14 16 (2.76%) JBoss
15 6 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.86%) WebSphere
17 4 (0.69%) OpenStack
18 3 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
19 2 (0.35%) Drupal
19 2 (0.35%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 201 (34.72%) MS Excel
2 160 (27.63%) MS Office
3 17 (2.94%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.35%) MS Project
5 2 (0.35%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.35%) SketchUp
6 1 (0.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.21%) Sentinel
2 6 (1.04%) Bankmaster
3 5 (0.86%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.17%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 83 (14.34%) Office 365
2 24 (4.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.55%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.69%) IaaS
5 4 (0.69%) PaaS
6 2 (0.35%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 232 (40.07%) Firewall
2 224 (38.69%) SAN
3 193 (33.33%) DNS
4 170 (29.36%) TCP/IP
5 155 (26.77%) DHCP
6 143 (24.70%) VPN
7 103 (17.79%) NAS
8 80 (13.82%) WAN
9 73 (12.61%) VLAN
10 66 (11.40%) LAN
11 62 (10.71%) Wireless
12 53 (9.15%) VoIP
13 39 (6.74%) Cisco ASA
14 38 (6.56%) SSL
15 36 (6.22%) iSCSI
16 30 (5.18%) SMTP
17 29 (5.01%) DMZ
17 29 (5.01%) IMAP
18 24 (4.15%) Fibre Channel
19 22 (3.80%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (27.12%) SQL Server
2 49 (8.46%) MySQL
3 21 (3.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 19 (3.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (1.90%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (1.04%) Hadoop
7 6 (1.04%) PostgreSQL
8 5 (0.86%) MariaDB
9 3 (0.52%) SQL Server 2014
10 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.17%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.17%) DB2
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 18 (3.11%) Vagrant
2 10 (1.73%) Git (software)
2 10 (1.73%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.73%) Subversion
3 5 (0.86%) JIRA
4 4 (0.69%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.69%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (8.64%) Finance
2 14 (2.42%) Manufacturing
2 14 (2.42%) Telecoms
3 13 (2.25%) Back Office
4 12 (2.07%) Publishing
5 10 (1.73%) Retail
6 9 (1.55%) Financial Institution
6 9 (1.55%) Legal
7 8 (1.38%) Advertising
7 8 (1.38%) Games
8 5 (0.86%) Local Government
8 5 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (0.69%) German Language
9 4 (0.69%) Law
10 3 (0.52%) Banking
11 2 (0.35%) Marketing
11 2 (0.35%) Russian Language
12 1 (0.17%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 174 (30.05%) Support Engineer
2 102 (17.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 99 (17.10%) IT Engineer
4 96 (16.58%) Analyst
5 80 (13.82%) IT Support
6 69 (11.92%) IT Support Engineer
7 68 (11.74%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 64 (11.05%) 3rd Line Support
9 52 (8.98%) Support Analyst
10 47 (8.12%) Administrator
11 46 (7.94%) Technical Support
12 44 (7.60%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 42 (7.25%) VMware Engineer
14 41 (7.08%) Systems Engineer
15 39 (6.74%) 2nd Line Support
16 36 (6.22%) Server Support
17 35 (6.04%) Backup Engineer
18 33 (5.70%) Server Engineer
18 33 (5.70%) Technical Engineer
19 31 (5.35%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (5.01%) MAPI
2 9 (1.55%) LAMP
3 7 (1.21%) JSON
4 6 (1.04%) 802.1X
4 6 (1.04%) AngularJS
4 6 (1.04%) COM
4 6 (1.04%) LAPP Stack
4 6 (1.04%) XML
5 5 (0.86%) CGI
5 5 (0.86%) Web Services
6 3 (0.52%) .NET
6 3 (0.52%) Software Packaging
7 2 (0.35%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.35%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.17%) CSS
8 1 (0.17%) HTML
8 1 (0.17%) jQuery
8 1 (0.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 70 (12.09%) Data Centre
2 69 (11.92%) Replication
3 66 (11.40%) Clustering
4 63 (10.88%) Blackberry
5 61 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
6 43 (7.43%) iPhone
7 31 (5.35%) Driving Licence
7 31 (5.35%) PDA
8 26 (4.49%) Private Cloud
9 15 (2.59%) EqualLogic
10 14 (2.42%) Management Information System
11 10 (1.73%) Computer Science
12 8 (1.38%) CMDB
12 8 (1.38%) Hedge funds
13 7 (1.21%) iPad
14 6 (1.04%) Cybercrime
14 6 (1.04%) Smartphone
15 5 (0.86%) e-Learning
15 5 (0.86%) Mathematics
15 5 (0.86%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 534 (92.23%) Windows
2 390 (67.36%) Windows Server
3 297 (51.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 188 (32.47%) Windows Server 2012
5 186 (32.12%) Linux
6 175 (30.22%) Windows Server 2003
7 159 (27.46%) Windows 7
8 117 (20.21%) Windows 8
9 100 (17.27%) Windows XP
10 96 (16.58%) Windows 10
11 69 (11.92%) Windows Vista
12 44 (7.60%) Android
13 34 (5.87%) Unix
14 28 (4.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 26 (4.49%) Windows 2000
16 24 (4.15%) CentOS
17 19 (3.28%) Mac OS X
18 18 (3.11%) Mac OS
19 11 (1.90%) Windows Mobile
20 9 (1.55%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 116 (20.03%) ITIL
2 49 (8.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 45 (7.77%) Project Management
4 35 (6.04%) Problem Management
5 34 (5.87%) Service Delivery
6 33 (5.70%) Load Balancing
6 33 (5.70%) Migration
7 29 (5.01%) Change Control
8 28 (4.84%) Kalman Filter
9 24 (4.15%) Risk Assessment
9 24 (4.15%) Virtual Infrastructure
10 23 (3.97%) Network Design
11 22 (3.80%) Incident Management
12 21 (3.63%) Business Continuity
13 20 (3.45%) Root Cause Analysis
14 19 (3.28%) Mentoring
15 17 (2.94%) DevOps
15 17 (2.94%) Patch Management
15 17 (2.94%) Service Management
16 16 (2.76%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 99 (17.10%) SQL
2 76 (13.13%) PowerShell
3 18 (3.11%) Bash Shell
4 13 (2.25%) Python
5 9 (1.55%) C
5 9 (1.55%) VB
5 9 (1.55%) VBScript
6 8 (1.38%) JavaScript
6 8 (1.38%) PHP
7 7 (1.21%) C#
7 7 (1.21%) Perl
8 6 (1.04%) C++
9 2 (0.35%) Java
9 2 (0.35%) Ruby
10 1 (0.17%) AWK
10 1 (0.17%) sed
10 1 (0.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 137 (23.66%) Microsoft Certification
2 92 (15.89%) MCSE
3 89 (15.37%) MCSA
4 59 (10.19%) Cisco Certification
5 51 (8.81%) Security Cleared
6 48 (8.29%) CCNA
7 43 (7.43%) MCITP
8 36 (6.22%) Degree
9 33 (5.70%) SC Cleared
10 31 (5.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 25 (4.32%) MCP
12 17 (2.94%) PhD
13 15 (2.59%) BPSS Clearance
14 14 (2.42%) CCNP
15 13 (2.25%) CCIE
16 11 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
16 11 (1.90%) MCTS
17 10 (1.73%) Citrix Certification
17 10 (1.73%) DBS Check
18 9 (1.55%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 49 (8.46%) SLA
2 11 (1.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.21%) Disclosure Scotland
4 6 (1.04%) ISO 9001
5 5 (0.86%) QA
6 4 (0.69%) ISO 14001
7 3 (0.52%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 397 (68.57%) Active Directory
2 270 (46.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 214 (36.96%) Hyper-V
4 118 (20.38%) vSphere
5 72 (12.44%) VMware ESX
6 69 (11.92%) XenApp
7 68 (11.74%) Terminal Services
8 66 (11.40%) VMware ESXi
9 38 (6.56%) XenServer
10 28 (4.84%) NFS
10 28 (4.84%) XenDesktop
11 26 (4.49%) BitLocker
12 24 (4.15%) Microsoft App-V
13 19 (3.28%) Virtual Machines
13 19 (3.28%) Virtual Servers
14 15 (2.59%) Docker
15 14 (2.42%) vCloud
16 10 (1.73%) Citrix Presentation Server
16 10 (1.73%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 9 (1.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 121 (20.90%) NetBackup
2 108 (18.65%) Norton AntiVirus
3 59 (10.19%) SCCM
4 51 (8.81%) WSUS
5 30 (5.18%) Nagios
6 27 (4.66%) SCOM
7 26 (4.49%) McAfee ePO
8 24 (4.15%) Icinga
8 24 (4.15%) Puppet
9 23 (3.97%) Opscode Chef
10 22 (3.80%) HP Data Protector
11 19 (3.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 17 (2.94%) vMotion
13 14 (2.42%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 14 (2.42%) XenMobile
14 12 (2.07%) HP SIM
14 12 (2.07%) Microsoft Clustering
15 10 (1.73%) Tivoli
16 9 (1.55%) Legato
16 9 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 415 (71.68%) VMware
2 393 (67.88%) Microsoft
3 304 (52.50%) Symantec
4 209 (36.10%) Veeam
5 195 (33.68%) Cisco
6 194 (33.51%) HP
7 167 (28.84%) Citrix
8 82 (14.16%) EMC
9 78 (13.47%) NetApp
10 68 (11.74%) Dell
11 62 (10.71%) Apple
12 52 (8.98%) SonicWALL
13 50 (8.64%) IBM
14 47 (8.12%) Draytek
14 47 (8.12%) Sophos
15 46 (7.94%) Intel Security
15 46 (7.94%) Oracle
16 36 (6.22%) Veritas
17 34 (5.87%) Red Hat
18 24 (4.15%) Fortinet
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Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
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