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 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
UK
Rank 694 617 598
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -19
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 169 347 391
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.40% 4.27% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 151 321 346
Median salary £32,500 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.41% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,300 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,200 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £32,750 £33,500
% change year-on-year
-0.76% -2.23%

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
7045 8130 7995
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.35% 8.06% 7.48%
Number of salaries quoted 5793 6552 6343
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 27 February 2017 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 27 February 2017. 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 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 -72 163 £32,500 -4.41% 9
South East +3 54 £32,500 -10.95% 2
London -9 52 £38,500 +2.66% 3
Berkshire +20 23 £50,000 -
Reading +31 20 £50,000 -
North West -3 14 £32,500 -
City of London +24 11 £43,500 -3.33% 1
North East +10 10 £28,500 +26.66%
West Midlands +1 10 £35,000 +6.06% 1
Manchester -30 10 £32,500 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £28,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £28,500 -
South West +6 9 £31,250 -16.10% 2
Kent +19 8 £30,000 +11.11%
Surrey +19 7 £29,000 +3.57%
East of England -19 7 £42,500 +60.37% 1
Birmingham +17 6 £39,000 +11.42%
West Sussex +10 6 £25,000 -28.57%
Crawley +14 5 £25,000 -28.57%
Stockport - 5 £32,500 -
Yorkshire +28 4 £26,250 -25.00%
Buckinghamshire +20 4 £23,750 +2.15%
Milton Keynes +15 4 £23,750 -1.04%
Hampshire +4 4 £32,500 -10.95%
Altrincham -4 4 £29,500 +18.00%
Hertfordshire -8 4 £42,500 +34.92% 1
Bodmin - 4 £24,500 -
Cornwall - 4 £24,500 -
Andover +13 3 £32,500 +71.05%
Nottingham +6 3 - -

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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.

1 290 (83.57%) Windows
2 284 (81.84%) Active Directory
3 257 (74.06%) VMware
4 242 (69.74%) Microsoft
5 211 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 206 (59.37%) Windows Server
7 172 (49.57%) Firewall
8 161 (46.40%) MS Exchange
9 159 (45.82%) DNS
10 142 (40.92%) Citrix
11 135 (38.90%) Windows Server 2012
12 122 (35.16%) Cisco
13 118 (34.01%) Windows Server 2008
14 115 (33.14%) Symantec
15 114 (32.85%) Hyper-V
16 113 (32.56%) Veeam
16 113 (32.56%) MS Excel
17 108 (31.12%) Linux
18 104 (29.97%) SAN
19 103 (29.68%) HP
20 102 (29.39%) SQL
21 96 (27.67%) NetBackup
22 93 (26.80%) Office 365
23 92 (26.51%) MS Office
23 92 (26.51%) DHCP
24 91 (26.22%) TCP/IP
25 86 (24.78%) Windows 7
26 85 (24.50%) VPN
27 81 (23.34%) ITIL
27 81 (23.34%) Exchange Server 2010

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
1 161 (46.40%) MS Exchange
2 81 (23.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 67 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2013
4 64 (18.44%) IIS
5 53 (15.27%) SharePoint
6 45 (12.97%) Skype for Business
7 41 (11.82%) Exchange Server 2007
8 26 (7.49%) Exchange Server 2003
9 7 (2.02%) Apache
9 7 (2.02%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.73%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.58%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.58%) nginx
12 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 113 (32.56%) MS Excel
2 92 (26.51%) MS Office
3 9 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.73%) MS Visio
5 5 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.58%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.15%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.58%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.29%) Bankmaster
4 1 (0.29%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 93 (26.80%) Office 365
2 46 (13.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.46%) Mimecast
5 11 (3.17%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 172 (49.57%) Firewall
2 159 (45.82%) DNS
3 104 (29.97%) SAN
4 92 (26.51%) DHCP
5 91 (26.22%) TCP/IP
6 85 (24.50%) VPN
7 52 (14.99%) SSL
8 41 (11.82%) VLAN
9 37 (10.66%) WAN
10 35 (10.09%) LAN
11 32 (9.22%) Internet
12 29 (8.36%) Wireless
13 28 (8.07%) VoIP
14 21 (6.05%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (5.76%) NAS
16 16 (4.61%) iSCSI
17 15 (4.32%) DSL
18 14 (4.03%) ADSL
19 13 (3.75%) Remote Desktop
20 11 (3.17%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.04%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.76%) Amazon RDS
3 19 (5.48%) MySQL
4 17 (4.90%) SQL Server 2012
5 14 (4.03%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (2.02%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.86%) DB2
9 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
9 2 (0.58%) MariaDB
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.29%) Informix
Development Applications
1 3 (0.86%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.58%) Vagrant
General
1 50 (14.41%) Finance
2 36 (10.37%) Publishing
3 12 (3.46%) Telecoms
4 11 (3.17%) Financial Institution
5 10 (2.88%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.31%) Retail
7 7 (2.02%) Back Office
8 6 (1.73%) Marketing
9 3 (0.86%) Banking
9 3 (0.86%) Front Office
10 2 (0.58%) Advertising
10 2 (0.58%) Billing
10 2 (0.58%) Legal
11 1 (0.29%) Automotive
11 1 (0.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 91 (26.22%) Support Engineer
2 61 (17.58%) 3rd Line Support
3 58 (16.71%) Analyst
4 52 (14.99%) IT Support
5 49 (14.12%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 40 (11.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 37 (10.66%) Technical Specialist
8 34 (9.80%) IT Engineer
9 32 (9.22%) 2nd Line Support
9 32 (9.22%) Administrator
9 32 (9.22%) Windows Engineer
10 29 (8.36%) Technical Support
11 28 (8.07%) Systems Administrator
12 26 (7.49%) IT Support Engineer
13 24 (6.92%) Technical Engineer
14 23 (6.63%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 23 (6.63%) Technical Support Engineer
15 21 (6.05%) IT Analyst
15 21 (6.05%) Windows Support Engineer
16 19 (5.48%) Exchange Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.32%) Web Services
2 8 (2.31%) EDI
3 4 (1.15%) .NET
3 4 (1.15%) XML
4 3 (0.86%) CAdES
4 3 (0.86%) COM
4 3 (0.86%) Middleware
4 3 (0.86%) PAdES
4 3 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (0.86%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.86%) XAdES
5 2 (0.58%) CGI
6 1 (0.29%) CSS
6 1 (0.29%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 59 (17.00%) Data Centre
2 44 (12.68%) Clustering
3 36 (10.37%) CMDB
4 35 (10.09%) Analytical Skills
5 26 (7.49%) Computer Science
6 24 (6.92%) Management Information System
7 20 (5.76%) Driving Licence
8 19 (5.48%) Blackberry
9 15 (4.32%) Replication
10 9 (2.59%) Hybrid Cloud
11 6 (1.73%) AS400
11 6 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.73%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.73%) Linux Command Line
11 6 (1.73%) Public Cloud
11 6 (1.73%) RSA SecurID
11 6 (1.73%) VAX
12 5 (1.44%) IBM XIV
13 4 (1.15%) EMC VNX
13 4 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 290 (83.57%) Windows
2 206 (59.37%) Windows Server
3 135 (38.90%) Windows Server 2012
4 118 (34.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 108 (31.12%) Linux
6 86 (24.78%) Windows 7
7 68 (19.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 53 (15.27%) Windows 10
9 41 (11.82%) Windows 8
10 25 (7.20%) Unix
11 24 (6.92%) Windows XP
12 22 (6.34%) Mac OS X
13 15 (4.32%) Mac OS
14 13 (3.75%) AIX
14 13 (3.75%) Ubuntu
15 8 (2.31%) CentOS
15 8 (2.31%) Windows Vista
16 7 (2.02%) Solaris
17 6 (1.73%) VMS
18 5 (1.44%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (23.34%) ITIL
2 61 (17.58%) Service Delivery
3 55 (15.85%) Presales
4 43 (12.39%) Line Management
5 37 (10.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 30 (8.65%) Kalman Filter
7 27 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 27 (7.78%) Migration
8 23 (6.63%) Business Continuity
8 23 (6.63%) Data Management
8 23 (6.63%) Service Management
8 23 (6.63%) Web Filtering
9 21 (6.05%) Patch Management
9 21 (6.05%) Server Building
10 18 (5.19%) Performance Monitoring
11 17 (4.90%) Infrastructure Management
12 16 (4.61%) Load Balancing
13 13 (3.75%) Data Protection
13 13 (3.75%) Security Patching
14 12 (3.46%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 102 (29.39%) SQL
2 44 (12.68%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.46%) VB
4 9 (2.59%) VBScript
5 5 (1.44%) C
6 4 (1.15%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.86%) C#
7 3 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.86%) PHP
7 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.86%) VBA
8 2 (0.58%) Java
8 2 (0.58%) Python
Qualifications
1 61 (17.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 44 (12.68%) Security Cleared
3 42 (12.10%) Degree
4 38 (10.95%) MCSE
5 36 (10.37%) BPSS Clearance
5 36 (10.37%) LPIC
6 35 (10.09%) Cisco Certification
7 34 (9.80%) CCNA
8 28 (8.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 25 (7.20%) MCSA
10 21 (6.05%) MCITP
11 17 (4.90%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (3.75%) CCNP
13 11 (3.17%) CISM
13 11 (3.17%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (3.17%) MCP
13 11 (3.17%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (2.88%) PhD
15 7 (2.02%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.97%) SLA
2 36 (10.37%) Disclosure Scotland
3 18 (5.19%) PCI DSS
4 16 (4.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.86%) ISO 9000
6 2 (0.58%) ISO22301
7 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 284 (81.84%) Active Directory
2 211 (60.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 114 (32.85%) Hyper-V
4 43 (12.39%) vSphere
5 36 (10.37%) Firmware
6 35 (10.09%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (6.63%) XenApp
8 22 (6.34%) VMware ESX
9 15 (4.32%) XenServer
10 10 (2.88%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (2.59%) Virtual Desktop
11 9 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
12 7 (2.02%) Terminal Services
12 7 (2.02%) XenDesktop
13 5 (1.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.15%) Forefront TMG
14 4 (1.15%) KVM
15 3 (0.86%) Postfix
15 3 (0.86%) Squid
15 3 (0.86%) Xen
Systems Management
1 96 (27.67%) NetBackup
2 76 (21.90%) SCCM
3 50 (14.41%) SCOM
4 41 (11.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 23 (6.63%) WSUS
6 13 (3.75%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 12 (3.46%) HP SIM
7 12 (3.46%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (3.17%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (3.17%) Nagios
8 11 (3.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 10 (2.88%) SCDPM
9 10 (2.88%) XenMobile
10 9 (2.59%) AirWatch
10 9 (2.59%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (2.59%) OpenView
11 8 (2.31%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 6 (1.73%) BMC PATROL
12 6 (1.73%) Control-M
12 6 (1.73%) Netcool
Vendors
1 257 (74.06%) VMware
2 242 (69.74%) Microsoft
3 142 (40.92%) Citrix
4 122 (35.16%) Cisco
5 115 (33.14%) Symantec
6 113 (32.56%) Veeam
7 103 (29.68%) HP
8 68 (19.60%) IBM
9 60 (17.29%) NetApp
10 56 (16.14%) Dell
11 55 (15.85%) EMC
12 54 (15.56%) Sophos
13 48 (13.83%) Red Hat
14 39 (11.24%) Veritas
15 28 (8.07%) Intel Security
16 25 (7.20%) CheckPoint
17 24 (6.92%) CommVault
18 23 (6.63%) Apple
18 23 (6.63%) arcserve
18 23 (6.63%) Oracle
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