The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 484 471 494
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +23
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 491 476 476
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.87% 7.50% 7.89%
Number of salaries quoted 457 409 434
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £33,500 £32,500 £31,000
% change year-on-year
+3.07% +4.83%
Systems Management Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
7142 6344 6036
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.00% 5.74% 4.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5676 4861 5029
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -16 453 £35,000 - 29
London -72 142 £38,500 +2.66% 6
South East +36 131 £35,000 - 11
East of England -11 61 £30,000 -20.00% 3
South West +8 41 £34,000 +22.52% 2
Hampshire +17 34 £28,500 -8.06% 2
City of London -34 34 £37,500 -12.79% 1
West Midlands +32 32 £30,000 -14.28% 1
Surrey +24 32 £38,500 +48.07% 1
North West +27 31 £25,250 -9.00% 2
Berkshire +16 23 £35,000 +3.70% 1
Essex -3 23 £37,500 +25.52%
Bedfordshire +6 21 £30,000 -24.05% 2
Reading +5 21 £35,000 +32.07%
Bedford -14 21 £30,000 -24.05% 2
Wiltshire +6 19 £34,500 +16.94%
Manchester +17 18 £33,625 +23.16% 2
Telford - 17 £37,500 -
Shropshire - 17 £37,500 -
Leatherhead 0 16 £38,500 +54.00%
Southampton +10 15 £25,000 -19.35%
East Midlands -19 15 £34,750 +26.36% 1
Bromley -3 14 £37,500 +92.30%
Kent -11 13 £42,500 +30.76%
Chippenham - 13 £37,000 -
Hook +21 12 £28,500 +34.11%
Buckinghamshire -8 12 £33,000 -7.04% 1
Birmingham +9 11 £27,500 -38.88%
Wales -2 11 £30,000 +5.26%
Norfolk - 11 £32,500 -

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 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.

1 792 (91.67%) Windows
2 579 (67.01%) VMware
3 570 (65.97%) Active Directory
4 531 (61.46%) Microsoft
5 527 (61.00%) MS Exchange
6 514 (59.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 502 (58.10%) Symantec
8 438 (50.69%) Windows Server 2003
9 386 (44.68%) Firewall
10 370 (42.82%) DNS
11 362 (41.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 359 (41.55%) Citrix
13 350 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2010
14 311 (36.00%) SAN
15 281 (32.52%) Cisco
16 275 (31.83%) MS Excel
17 273 (31.60%) DHCP
18 251 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
19 242 (28.01%) Microsoft Certification
20 240 (27.78%) HP
21 236 (27.31%) Exchange Server 2007
22 221 (25.58%) Hyper-V
23 216 (25.00%) SQL Server
24 211 (24.42%) vSphere
25 209 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2003
26 205 (23.73%) Norton AntiVirus
27 202 (23.38%) Blackberry
28 189 (21.88%) MS Office
29 188 (21.76%) TCP/IP
30 185 (21.41%) VPN

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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
1 527 (61.00%) MS Exchange
2 350 (40.51%) Exchange Server 2010
3 236 (27.31%) Exchange Server 2007
4 209 (24.19%) Exchange Server 2003
5 130 (15.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 126 (14.58%) Exchange Server 2013
7 122 (14.12%) SharePoint
8 79 (9.14%) IIS
9 48 (5.56%) Lync
10 36 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2000
11 30 (3.47%) Lotus Domino
12 29 (3.36%) Apache
13 21 (2.43%) SharePoint 2013
13 21 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
14 15 (1.74%) Tomcat
15 12 (1.39%) IBM Notes
16 11 (1.27%) Moodle
16 11 (1.27%) WordPress
17 9 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
18 7 (0.81%) Adobe CQ
Applications
1 275 (31.83%) MS Excel
2 189 (21.88%) MS Office
3 16 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 8 (0.93%) FastStats
5 5 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.35%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.27%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.23%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.12%) Visualfiles
4 1 (0.12%) SalesLogix
4 1 (0.12%) Line 50
4 1 (0.12%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 53 (6.13%) Office 365
2 5 (0.58%) SaaS
2 5 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 386 (44.68%) Firewall
2 370 (42.82%) DNS
3 311 (36.00%) SAN
4 273 (31.60%) DHCP
5 188 (21.76%) TCP/IP
6 185 (21.41%) VPN
7 181 (20.95%) LAN
8 172 (19.91%) WAN
9 124 (14.35%) VLAN
10 93 (10.76%) Wireless
11 73 (8.45%) iSCSI
12 63 (7.29%) Internet
13 60 (6.94%) NAS
14 47 (5.44%) Wi-Fi
15 34 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
16 33 (3.82%) Network Security
16 33 (3.82%) VoIP
17 25 (2.89%) SSL
18 20 (2.31%) HTTP
19 17 (1.97%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 216 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 76 (8.80%) SQL Server 2008
3 66 (7.64%) SQL Server 2005
4 42 (4.86%) SQL Server 2000
5 29 (3.36%) MySQL
6 26 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 10 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 8 (0.93%) MS Access
10 4 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.12%) Relational Database
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database
11 1 (0.12%) SQL Server 7
11 1 (0.12%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.12%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.12%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 6 (0.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (0.23%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.12%) Hudson
3 1 (0.12%) Subversion
3 1 (0.12%) Maven
3 1 (0.12%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.12%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.12%) Eclipse
General
1 85 (9.84%) Finance
2 28 (3.24%) Local Government
3 22 (2.55%) Legal
4 17 (1.97%) Publishing
5 14 (1.62%) Advertising
6 12 (1.39%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.39%) Retail
7 11 (1.27%) Banking
8 8 (0.93%) Law
9 7 (0.81%) Games
9 7 (0.81%) Back Office
10 6 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.23%) French Language
11 2 (0.23%) German Language
11 2 (0.23%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.23%) Marketing
12 1 (0.12%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
12 1 (0.12%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 222 (25.69%) Support Engineer
2 133 (15.39%) 3rd Line Support
3 114 (13.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 110 (12.73%) Analyst
5 86 (9.95%) Systems Engineer
6 63 (7.29%) Support Analyst
7 58 (6.71%) 2nd Line Support
8 57 (6.60%) Administrator
9 56 (6.48%) Consultant
10 54 (6.25%) Network Engineer
10 54 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
11 50 (5.79%) IT Support
12 48 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
13 39 (4.51%) Network Support
14 37 (4.28%) Systems Support
15 33 (3.82%) Desktop Support
16 28 (3.24%) Infrastructure Analyst
17 26 (3.01%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
17 26 (3.01%) Network Support Engineer
17 26 (3.01%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (2.66%) WSH
2 12 (1.39%) LAMP
3 10 (1.16%) HTML
4 5 (0.58%) .NET
5 4 (0.46%) CSS
6 3 (0.35%) Application Packaging
6 3 (0.35%) Web Services
7 2 (0.23%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.23%) XML
8 1 (0.12%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.12%) X-Windows
8 1 (0.12%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 202 (23.38%) Blackberry
2 94 (10.88%) Clustering
3 66 (7.64%) Replication
4 38 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 31 (3.59%) Management Information System
6 23 (2.66%) Computer Science
6 23 (2.66%) iPad
7 21 (2.43%) Client/Server
7 21 (2.43%) Hedge funds
8 19 (2.20%) SecurID
9 18 (2.08%) iPhone
10 16 (1.85%) EqualLogic
10 16 (1.85%) Derivative
11 14 (1.62%) Thin Client
11 14 (1.62%) Fat Client
11 14 (1.62%) Open Source
12 9 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
13 8 (0.93%) Firmware
13 8 (0.93%) Enterprise Storage
14 7 (0.81%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 792 (91.67%) Windows
2 514 (59.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 438 (50.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 251 (29.05%) Windows Server 2012
5 144 (16.67%) Linux
6 140 (16.20%) Windows 7
7 132 (15.28%) Windows XP
8 109 (12.62%) Windows 8
9 74 (8.56%) Solaris
10 60 (6.94%) UNIX
11 48 (5.56%) Mac OS
12 32 (3.70%) Windows 2000 Server
13 29 (3.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 29 (3.36%) Android
14 27 (3.13%) Windows Vista
15 22 (2.55%) HPUX
16 19 (2.20%) VMS
16 19 (2.20%) Windows Phone
16 19 (2.20%) Windows Phone 8
17 17 (1.97%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (21.18%) ITIL
2 102 (11.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 68 (7.87%) Service Delivery
4 50 (5.79%) Migration
5 48 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 35 (4.05%) E-Commerce
6 35 (4.05%) Change Control
7 32 (3.70%) Load Balancing
8 23 (2.66%) Business Continuity
8 23 (2.66%) Incident Management
9 20 (2.31%) Time Management
10 18 (2.08%) Change Management
11 17 (1.97%) Information Security
12 16 (1.85%) Network Management
12 16 (1.85%) Server Monitoring
12 16 (1.85%) Service Management
12 16 (1.85%) Project Management
13 14 (1.62%) Infrastructure Management
13 14 (1.62%) Capacity Planning
14 13 (1.50%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 185 (21.41%) SQL
2 117 (13.54%) PowerShell
3 39 (4.51%) VB
4 37 (4.28%) Perl
5 34 (3.94%) Bash Shell
6 27 (3.13%) VBScript
7 14 (1.62%) PHP
8 6 (0.69%) C
9 4 (0.46%) C++
9 4 (0.46%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.35%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.35%) VBA
10 3 (0.35%) VC++
11 2 (0.23%) C#
11 2 (0.23%) Java
12 1 (0.12%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.12%) Python
Qualifications
1 242 (28.01%) Microsoft Certification
2 162 (18.75%) MCSE
3 119 (13.77%) MCSA
4 92 (10.65%) MCITP
5 86 (9.95%) Security Cleared
6 80 (9.26%) Cisco Certification
7 75 (8.68%) CCNA
8 65 (7.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 64 (7.41%) SC Cleared
10 62 (7.18%) MCP
11 55 (6.37%) Degree
12 37 (4.28%) Citrix Certification
13 34 (3.94%) CCA
14 23 (2.66%) CCNP
15 22 (2.55%) DV Cleared
16 21 (2.43%) MCTS
17 14 (1.62%) ITIL Certification
17 14 (1.62%) Oracle Certification
18 6 (0.69%) Sun Certification
18 6 (0.69%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 113 (13.08%) SLA
2 16 (1.85%) QA
3 10 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 570 (65.97%) Active Directory
2 362 (41.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 221 (25.58%) Hyper-V
4 211 (24.42%) vSphere
5 154 (17.82%) XenApp
6 87 (10.07%) VMware ESX
7 71 (8.22%) Terminal Services
8 64 (7.41%) XenDesktop
9 58 (6.71%) XenServer
10 49 (5.67%) VMware ESXi
11 47 (5.44%) MetaFrame
12 35 (4.05%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 22 (2.55%) vCloud
14 18 (2.08%) Forefront TMG
15 15 (1.74%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 12 (1.39%) ISA Server
17 10 (1.16%) Terminal Server
18 7 (0.81%) Shibboleth
19 6 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
19 6 (0.69%) Xen
Systems Management
1 205 (23.73%) Norton AntiVirus
2 158 (18.29%) NetBackup
3 111 (12.85%) WSUS
4 91 (10.53%) SCCM
5 56 (6.48%) SCOM
6 47 (5.44%) McAfee ePO
7 44 (5.09%) ARCserve
8 25 (2.89%) EMC NetWorker
9 23 (2.66%) HP Data Protector
10 21 (2.43%) Nagios
10 21 (2.43%) Legato
11 16 (1.85%) HP SIM
12 11 (1.27%) SolarWinds Orion
12 11 (1.27%) Foglight
13 9 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (1.04%) OpenView
14 6 (0.69%) ServiceCenter
14 6 (0.69%) FortiGate
15 5 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
15 5 (0.58%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 579 (67.01%) VMware
2 531 (61.46%) Microsoft
3 502 (58.10%) Symantec
4 359 (41.55%) Citrix
5 281 (32.52%) Cisco
6 240 (27.78%) HP
7 158 (18.29%) McAfee
8 114 (13.19%) Veeam
9 109 (12.62%) NetApp
10 94 (10.88%) Dell
11 91 (10.53%) EMC
12 81 (9.38%) Sophos
13 61 (7.06%) CheckPoint
14 56 (6.48%) Kaspersky
15 55 (6.37%) Juniper
16 54 (6.25%) Veritas
17 48 (5.56%) CommVault
17 48 (5.56%) WatchGuard
18 38 (4.40%) Altiris
19 34 (3.94%) Oracle
Darlington, County Durham
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £25,000 to £25,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension, 37.5hr wee
Posted: 5 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Focus IT Recruitment
Salary: From £24,000 to £28,000 per annum + Training + Great Benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28k - £33k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum Plus Car Allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ISL
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Travel
Posted: Yesterday
Cambridgeshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £22,000
Posted: Yesterday
Poole, Dorset
IT Executive Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum + car allowance + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum Must have a full driving licence as
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum plus Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Depends on experience + Company Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Solutions Recruitment
Salary: From £22,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Information Technology Services
Salary: £47k - 52k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum plus additional benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust
Salary: From £25,783 to £34,530 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM Education
Salary: £28000 - £33000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
Surbiton, Surrey
Entegraty
Salary: From £35,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago