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 30 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 642 649 558
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -91
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 289 326 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.55% 4.21% 6.35%
Number of salaries quoted 248 282 463
Median salary £32,000 £34,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £30,250 £31,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.96% -3.07%

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
8141 7739 7767
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.29% 7.16% 6.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6607 6139 6233
Median salary £52,500 £50,000 £46,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +7.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £45,000 £41,250
% change year-on-year
-1.11% +9.09%

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 30 May 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 30 May 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 +14 279 £32,000 -7.24% 26
London +26 98 £37,500 -2.59% 10
South East +37 86 £31,000 +3.33% 8
East of England +18 25 £26,500 -24.28%
Surrey +4 24 £45,000 +28.57% 1
Yorkshire +16 23 £26,000 -13.33% 4
Oxfordshire +11 23 £31,500 -12.50% 2
West Midlands -7 22 £39,000 +9.09% 1
Hertfordshire +28 21 £26,500 +10.41%
West Yorkshire +24 21 £26,000 -13.33% 2
Abingdon - 19 £31,500 - 2
Essex +10 18 £26,500 -29.33%
Berkshire +25 16 £40,000 -2.43% 2
South West -8 16 £38,000 +35.71% 1
City of London +49 12 £40,000 -5.88% 3
Birmingham +1 12 £35,000 +1.44% 1
Reading +15 11 £47,500 +15.85%
Woking - 11 £50,000 -
North West +16 10 £30,000 -17.24%
Buckinghamshire +32 8 £27,250 -39.44% 1
Bristol +12 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Hampshire +6 8 £19,000 +8.57%
Andover - 8 £19,000 -
Wales +10 7 £20,000 -34.42% 1
South Wales +6 7 £20,000 -34.42% 1
Coventry +5 7 £40,000 -
Leeds +1 7 £35,000 +7.69% 2
Gloucestershire -15 7 £38,000 +13.43%
Manchester +13 6 £32,000 -20.00%
Kingston Upon Thames +13 6 £37,500 +50.00% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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.

1 593 (92.80%) Windows
2 460 (71.99%) VMware
3 439 (68.70%) Active Directory
4 425 (66.51%) Windows Server
5 418 (65.41%) Microsoft
6 355 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 346 (54.15%) MS Exchange
8 335 (52.43%) Symantec
9 289 (45.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 241 (37.72%) Hyper-V
11 231 (36.15%) SAN
12 222 (34.74%) Exchange Server 2010
13 218 (34.12%) Firewall
14 216 (33.80%) MS Excel
15 204 (31.92%) HP
15 204 (31.92%) DNS
16 203 (31.77%) Veeam
17 200 (31.30%) Cisco
17 200 (31.30%) SQL Server
17 200 (31.30%) Windows Server 2012
18 193 (30.20%) Citrix
19 188 (29.42%) TCP/IP
20 182 (28.48%) Windows 7
21 177 (27.70%) Linux
22 170 (26.60%) DHCP
22 170 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
23 165 (25.82%) Microsoft Certification
24 162 (25.35%) vSphere
25 154 (24.10%) MS Office
25 154 (24.10%) ITIL

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
1 346 (54.15%) MS Exchange
2 222 (34.74%) Exchange Server 2010
3 124 (19.41%) Exchange Server 2007
4 93 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2003
4 93 (14.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 77 (12.05%) SharePoint
6 74 (11.58%) IIS
7 52 (8.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 52 (8.14%) Skype for Business
8 40 (6.26%) Apache
9 19 (2.97%) Exchange Server 2000
10 18 (2.82%) Tomcat
11 15 (2.35%) nginx
12 12 (1.88%) SharePoint 2013
13 11 (1.72%) JBoss
14 7 (1.10%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.78%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.63%) OpenStack
18 2 (0.31%) Drupal
Applications
1 216 (33.80%) MS Excel
2 154 (24.10%) MS Office
3 16 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.31%) MS Project
4 2 (0.31%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.31%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.31%) SketchUp
5 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.94%) Bankmaster
3 4 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.47%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.31%) Sentinel
6 1 (0.16%) assyst
6 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.16%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 71 (11.11%) Office 365
2 11 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.41%) Mimecast
4 5 (0.78%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.78%) SaaS
5 2 (0.31%) IBM SmartCloud
Communications & Networking
1 231 (36.15%) SAN
2 218 (34.12%) Firewall
3 204 (31.92%) DNS
4 188 (29.42%) TCP/IP
5 170 (26.60%) DHCP
6 153 (23.94%) VPN
7 90 (14.08%) NAS
8 88 (13.77%) LAN
9 85 (13.30%) WAN
10 75 (11.74%) VLAN
11 56 (8.76%) Wireless
12 47 (7.36%) iSCSI
13 36 (5.63%) VoIP
14 34 (5.32%) SSL
15 32 (5.01%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (4.69%) SMTP
17 29 (4.54%) DMZ
17 29 (4.54%) IMAP
18 26 (4.07%) Fibre Channel
19 23 (3.60%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 200 (31.30%) SQL Server
2 46 (7.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (5.63%) MySQL
4 34 (5.32%) SQL Server 2005
5 18 (2.82%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.94%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.47%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.31%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.16%) DB2
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (1.72%) Vagrant
2 6 (0.94%) JIRA
3 5 (0.78%) Git (software)
3 5 (0.78%) Jenkins
3 5 (0.78%) Subversion
4 4 (0.63%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.63%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 57 (8.92%) Finance
2 20 (3.13%) Back Office
3 16 (2.50%) Manufacturing
4 15 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 9 (1.41%) Advertising
6 8 (1.25%) Publishing
7 7 (1.10%) Legal
8 6 (0.94%) Law
9 5 (0.78%) Financial Institution
10 4 (0.63%) Games
10 4 (0.63%) German Language
10 4 (0.63%) Local Government
11 3 (0.47%) Banking
12 2 (0.31%) Billing
12 2 (0.31%) Marketing
12 2 (0.31%) Retail
12 2 (0.31%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 162 (25.35%) Support Engineer
2 127 (19.87%) Analyst
3 112 (17.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 81 (12.68%) IT Engineer
5 80 (12.52%) IT Support
6 75 (11.74%) Support Analyst
7 68 (10.64%) 3rd Line Support
8 64 (10.02%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 62 (9.70%) IT Support Engineer
10 47 (7.36%) Administrator
11 46 (7.20%) 2nd Line Support
12 44 (6.89%) Technical Support
13 42 (6.57%) VMware Engineer
14 38 (5.95%) Systems Administrator
15 37 (5.79%) Infrastructure Support
16 36 (5.63%) Systems Engineer
17 35 (5.48%) Server Support
18 32 (5.01%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
18 32 (5.01%) Service Analyst
18 32 (5.01%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.54%) MAPI
2 11 (1.72%) LAMP
3 7 (1.10%) Software Packaging
4 6 (0.94%) 802.1X
5 5 (0.78%) .NET
6 4 (0.63%) CGI
6 4 (0.63%) COM
7 3 (0.47%) X-Windows
8 2 (0.31%) JSON
8 2 (0.31%) LEMP Stack
8 2 (0.31%) RabbitMQ
9 1 (0.16%) AngularJS
9 1 (0.16%) ASP.NET
9 1 (0.16%) CSS
9 1 (0.16%) HTML
9 1 (0.16%) jQuery
9 1 (0.16%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.16%) Web Services
9 1 (0.16%) Windows SharePoint Services
9 1 (0.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (10.95%) Blackberry
2 64 (10.02%) Replication
3 58 (9.08%) Data Centre
4 57 (8.92%) Clustering
5 56 (8.76%) Analytical Skills
6 42 (6.57%) iPhone
7 39 (6.10%) Driving Licence
8 31 (4.85%) PDA
9 22 (3.44%) EqualLogic
10 20 (3.13%) Private Cloud
11 10 (1.56%) Computer Science
12 9 (1.41%) EMC VNX
12 9 (1.41%) Management Information System
13 8 (1.25%) Fat Client
13 8 (1.25%) Thin Client
14 6 (0.94%) Cybercrime
14 6 (0.94%) HP Storage
14 6 (0.94%) Smartphone
15 5 (0.78%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (0.78%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 593 (92.80%) Windows
2 425 (66.51%) Windows Server
3 355 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 200 (31.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 182 (28.48%) Windows 7
6 177 (27.70%) Linux
7 170 (26.60%) Windows Server 2003
8 137 (21.44%) Windows 8
9 103 (16.12%) Windows XP
10 99 (15.49%) Windows 10
11 75 (11.74%) Windows Vista
12 46 (7.20%) Android
13 29 (4.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 27 (4.23%) Windows 2000
15 23 (3.60%) CentOS
15 23 (3.60%) Unix
16 19 (2.97%) Mac OS X
17 15 (2.35%) Mac OS
18 12 (1.88%) AIX
19 7 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (24.10%) ITIL
2 45 (7.04%) Disaster Recovery
3 36 (5.63%) Migration
3 36 (5.63%) Project Management
4 30 (4.69%) Root Cause Analysis
4 30 (4.69%) Service Delivery
5 28 (4.38%) Kalman Filter
6 26 (4.07%) Business Continuity
7 24 (3.76%) Change Control
8 23 (3.60%) Change Management
9 22 (3.44%) Incident Management
9 22 (3.44%) Problem Management
10 20 (3.13%) DevOps
10 20 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 20 (3.13%) Service Management
11 19 (2.97%) Data Management
12 18 (2.82%) Patch Management
12 18 (2.82%) Risk Assessment
13 17 (2.66%) Identity Management
14 16 (2.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 103 (16.12%) SQL
2 64 (10.02%) PowerShell
3 15 (2.35%) Bash Shell
4 12 (1.88%) C
5 10 (1.56%) Python
6 9 (1.41%) VB
7 8 (1.25%) VBScript
8 5 (0.78%) AWK
8 5 (0.78%) sed
9 4 (0.63%) Perl
10 3 (0.47%) C#
10 3 (0.47%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.47%) PHP
11 2 (0.31%) Java
11 2 (0.31%) Ruby
11 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
11 2 (0.31%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.16%) C++
Qualifications
1 165 (25.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 115 (18.00%) MCSE
3 110 (17.21%) MCSA
4 73 (11.42%) Cisco Certification
5 68 (10.64%) MCITP
6 61 (9.55%) CCNA
7 53 (8.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 34 (5.32%) Degree
9 33 (5.16%) Security Cleared
10 24 (3.76%) MCP
11 23 (3.60%) CCNP
12 22 (3.44%) SC Cleared
13 21 (3.29%) ITIL Certification
14 16 (2.50%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (2.19%) RHCE
16 13 (2.03%) Network+ Certification
17 12 (1.88%) A+ Certification
17 12 (1.88%) MCTS
17 12 (1.88%) PhD
18 9 (1.41%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 69 (10.80%) SLA
2 8 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.94%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.94%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.78%) QA
5 4 (0.63%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.31%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 439 (68.70%) Active Directory
2 289 (45.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 241 (37.72%) Hyper-V
4 162 (25.35%) vSphere
5 87 (13.62%) XenApp
6 68 (10.64%) VMware ESX
7 63 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
8 52 (8.14%) Terminal Services
9 36 (5.63%) XenDesktop
10 34 (5.32%) NFS
11 27 (4.23%) XenServer
12 20 (3.13%) BitLocker
13 18 (2.82%) Microsoft App-V
14 13 (2.03%) VMware Workstation
15 11 (1.72%) vCloud
16 10 (1.56%) Docker
16 10 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 7 (1.10%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 7 (1.10%) VMware Server
18 5 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
Systems Management
1 118 (18.47%) NetBackup
2 112 (17.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 66 (10.33%) SCCM
4 64 (10.02%) WSUS
5 28 (4.38%) SCOM
6 25 (3.91%) McAfee ePO
7 21 (3.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 20 (3.13%) HP Data Protector
9 19 (2.97%) HP SIM
10 18 (2.82%) Icinga
11 16 (2.50%) vMotion
12 15 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
12 15 (2.35%) Nagios
13 14 (2.19%) Puppet
13 14 (2.19%) Simpana
14 13 (2.03%) Opscode Chef
15 12 (1.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
15 12 (1.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
15 12 (1.88%) XenMobile
16 10 (1.56%) Legato
Vendors
1 460 (71.99%) VMware
2 418 (65.41%) Microsoft
3 335 (52.43%) Symantec
4 204 (31.92%) HP
5 203 (31.77%) Veeam
6 200 (31.30%) Cisco
7 193 (30.20%) Citrix
8 97 (15.18%) Dell
9 87 (13.62%) EMC
10 85 (13.30%) NetApp
11 62 (9.70%) IBM
12 57 (8.92%) Sophos
13 56 (8.76%) Apple
14 52 (8.14%) Intel Security
15 45 (7.04%) SonicWALL
16 39 (6.10%) Oracle
17 38 (5.95%) Draytek
18 31 (4.85%) Red Hat
19 28 (4.38%) SolarWinds
20 26 (4.07%) arcserve
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 11 hours ago
Central London / West End
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £35000.00 - £42000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Grantham, Lincolnshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Salary: £22,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
MillsHill
Salary: £0 - £35,000 per year
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £34,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Kent
D4 Digital Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £25000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £22k - 27k per year + + company vehicle
Posted: 6 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benifits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £Negotiable
Posted: 11 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: From £22,295 to £25,935 per annum including private Healthcare & Pensi
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £34000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
RM plc
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + 5% bonus + benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Mencap
Salary: £40,000 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Salary: £420000 - £421000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Middlesex / West London
MillsHill
Salary: £34,000 per year
Posted: 21 days ago
London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Salary: £30 - £35 per annum + PENSION
Posted: 6 days ago