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 1 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 661 637 547
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -90
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 257 347 509
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.31% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.06% 4.22% 6.34%
Number of salaries quoted 226 304 474
Median salary £32,500 £36,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.72% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,080 £46,500 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £35,000 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-11.42% +9.37%

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
8412 8215 8025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.62% 7.41% 6.67%
Number of salaries quoted 6834 6480 6478
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 £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+1.12% +5.95%

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 1 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 1 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 -31 241 £32,500 -9.72% 30
London +35 88 £37,500 -6.25% 11
South East +19 86 £31,000 -15.06% 5
Surrey -1 25 £28,000 -25.33% 2
Oxfordshire +6 24 £31,250 -14.38% 3
South West -13 17 £40,000 +25.00% 3
West Midlands -16 17 £40,000 +6.66% 5
Abingdon - 15 £31,500 -
City of London +53 14 £40,000 -5.88% 3
North West +22 13 £31,500 -16.00% 2
Berkshire +19 13 £41,000 -13.68%
Wales +16 12 £40,000 +31.14%
South Wales +15 12 £40,000 +31.14%
West Yorkshire +20 11 £26,000 +13.04% 2
Yorkshire +1 11 £26,000 -10.34% 3
Hertfordshire +20 10 £26,500 -24.28%
East of England +19 10 £26,500 -24.28%
West Sussex +10 10 £26,250 +0.96%
Woking +3 10 £50,000 +112.76%
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £21,500 -52.22%
Crawley - 9 £22,500 -
Reading +9 8 £45,000 -5.26%
Oxford +1 8 £33,000 -10.81% 3
Birmingham -13 8 £42,500 +25.92% 1
Egham +19 7 £28,000 -25.33% 1
Gloucestershire -13 7 £37,750 -3.20% 1
Manchester - 7 £28,500 -
Coventry - 7 £40,000 - 1
Bridgend - 7 £20,000 -
Bristol +31 6 £40,000 +0.62% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 566 (92.33%) Windows
2 439 (71.62%) VMware
3 421 (68.68%) Active Directory
4 417 (68.03%) Microsoft
5 412 (67.21%) Windows Server
6 335 (54.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 330 (53.83%) MS Exchange
8 319 (52.04%) Symantec
9 277 (45.19%) VMware Infrastructure
10 232 (37.85%) Hyper-V
11 225 (36.70%) SAN
12 224 (36.54%) Firewall
13 212 (34.58%) MS Excel
14 206 (33.61%) Veeam
15 205 (33.44%) DNS
16 201 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
17 200 (32.63%) HP
18 192 (31.32%) Cisco
18 192 (31.32%) Windows Server 2012
19 186 (30.34%) Citrix
20 184 (30.02%) Linux
21 180 (29.36%) SQL Server
21 180 (29.36%) TCP/IP
22 177 (28.87%) Windows Server 2003
23 176 (28.71%) Windows 7
24 169 (27.57%) DHCP
25 158 (25.77%) MS Office
26 151 (24.63%) Microsoft Certification
27 147 (23.98%) VPN
28 140 (22.84%) vSphere

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
1 330 (53.83%) MS Exchange
2 201 (32.79%) Exchange Server 2010
3 124 (20.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 95 (15.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 88 (14.36%) Exchange Server 2013
6 79 (12.89%) SharePoint
7 73 (11.91%) IIS
8 51 (8.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 48 (7.83%) Apache
10 47 (7.67%) Skype for Business
11 19 (3.10%) Tomcat
12 18 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2000
12 18 (2.94%) nginx
13 12 (1.96%) JBoss
14 7 (1.14%) SharePoint 2013
14 7 (1.14%) WebSphere
15 6 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.82%) SharePoint 2010
17 4 (0.65%) OpenStack
18 2 (0.33%) Drupal
Applications
1 212 (34.58%) MS Excel
2 158 (25.77%) MS Office
3 16 (2.61%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.98%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.33%) MS Project
6 2 (0.33%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.33%) SketchUp
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (1.14%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (0.98%) Bankmaster
3 5 (0.82%) Dynamics NAV
4 4 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.65%) Sentinel
5 1 (0.16%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.16%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.16%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 81 (13.21%) Office 365
2 17 (2.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.79%) Mimecast
4 7 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (0.65%) SaaS
6 2 (0.33%) IBM SmartCloud
7 1 (0.16%) IaaS
7 1 (0.16%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 225 (36.70%) SAN
2 224 (36.54%) Firewall
3 205 (33.44%) DNS
4 180 (29.36%) TCP/IP
5 169 (27.57%) DHCP
6 147 (23.98%) VPN
7 98 (15.99%) NAS
8 86 (14.03%) WAN
9 81 (13.21%) LAN
10 72 (11.75%) VLAN
11 60 (9.79%) Wireless
12 45 (7.34%) VoIP
13 40 (6.53%) iSCSI
14 38 (6.20%) SSL
15 36 (5.87%) Cisco ASA
16 30 (4.89%) SMTP
17 29 (4.73%) DMZ
17 29 (4.73%) IMAP
18 24 (3.92%) Fibre Channel
19 23 (3.75%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 180 (29.36%) SQL Server
2 44 (7.18%) MySQL
3 35 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 29 (4.73%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (2.61%) SQL Server 2012
6 7 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
7 6 (0.98%) Hadoop
8 3 (0.49%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.49%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.33%) Crystal Reports
10 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects XI
10 1 (0.16%) DB2
10 1 (0.16%) MariaDB
10 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (2.28%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.14%) Jenkins
2 7 (1.14%) Subversion
3 6 (0.98%) JIRA
4 4 (0.65%) ClearCase
4 4 (0.65%) TeamCity
General
1 51 (8.32%) Finance
2 18 (2.94%) Back Office
3 16 (2.61%) Manufacturing
4 12 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.63%) Publishing
6 9 (1.47%) Advertising
7 7 (1.14%) Financial Institution
7 7 (1.14%) Legal
8 6 (0.98%) Law
9 5 (0.82%) Games
9 5 (0.82%) Local Government
9 5 (0.82%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.82%) Retail
10 4 (0.65%) German Language
11 3 (0.49%) Banking
12 2 (0.33%) Marketing
12 2 (0.33%) Russian Language
13 1 (0.16%) Billing
13 1 (0.16%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 169 (27.57%) Support Engineer
2 119 (19.41%) Analyst
3 106 (17.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 91 (14.85%) IT Engineer
5 78 (12.72%) IT Support
6 72 (11.75%) 3rd Line Support
7 70 (11.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 69 (11.26%) Support Analyst
9 64 (10.44%) IT Support Engineer
10 47 (7.67%) Administrator
11 46 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
11 46 (7.50%) Technical Support
12 42 (6.85%) VMware Engineer
13 41 (6.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 39 (6.36%) Systems Engineer
15 37 (6.04%) Backup Engineer
16 34 (5.55%) Infrastructure Support
16 34 (5.55%) Systems Administrator
17 33 (5.38%) Server Support
18 32 (5.22%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (4.73%) MAPI
2 11 (1.79%) LAMP
3 6 (0.98%) 802.1X
4 5 (0.82%) CGI
4 5 (0.82%) COM
4 5 (0.82%) Software Packaging
5 4 (0.65%) .NET
5 4 (0.65%) JSON
6 3 (0.49%) AngularJS
6 3 (0.49%) LAPP Stack
6 3 (0.49%) XML
6 3 (0.49%) X-Windows
7 2 (0.33%) LEMP Stack
7 2 (0.33%) Web Services
8 1 (0.16%) CAdES
8 1 (0.16%) CSS
8 1 (0.16%) jQuery
8 1 (0.16%) PAdES
8 1 (0.16%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.16%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.09%) Blackberry
2 66 (10.77%) Replication
3 62 (10.11%) Clustering
3 62 (10.11%) Data Centre
4 59 (9.62%) Analytical Skills
5 43 (7.01%) iPhone
6 35 (5.71%) Driving Licence
7 31 (5.06%) PDA
8 25 (4.08%) Private Cloud
9 20 (3.26%) EqualLogic
10 11 (1.79%) Management Information System
11 9 (1.47%) Computer Science
12 7 (1.14%) Hedge funds
12 7 (1.14%) HP Storage
13 6 (0.98%) Cybercrime
13 6 (0.98%) Fat Client
13 6 (0.98%) iPad
13 6 (0.98%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.98%) Thin Client
14 5 (0.82%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 566 (92.33%) Windows
2 412 (67.21%) Windows Server
3 335 (54.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 192 (31.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 184 (30.02%) Linux
6 177 (28.87%) Windows Server 2003
7 176 (28.71%) Windows 7
8 125 (20.39%) Windows 8
9 104 (16.97%) Windows XP
10 101 (16.48%) Windows 10
11 75 (12.23%) Windows Vista
12 45 (7.34%) Android
13 30 (4.89%) Unix
14 27 (4.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 26 (4.24%) Windows 2000
16 22 (3.59%) CentOS
17 16 (2.61%) Mac OS
17 16 (2.61%) Mac OS X
18 10 (1.63%) AIX
19 7 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 135 (22.02%) ITIL
2 47 (7.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 42 (6.85%) Project Management
4 35 (5.71%) Migration
5 29 (4.73%) Kalman Filter
5 29 (4.73%) Service Delivery
6 28 (4.57%) Change Control
6 28 (4.57%) Problem Management
7 25 (4.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 23 (3.75%) Incident Management
8 23 (3.75%) Risk Assessment
8 23 (3.75%) Virtual Infrastructure
9 21 (3.43%) Business Continuity
9 21 (3.43%) Mentoring
10 20 (3.26%) Load Balancing
10 20 (3.26%) Network Design
11 19 (3.10%) Service Management
12 17 (2.77%) DevOps
13 16 (2.61%) Change Management
13 16 (2.61%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 102 (16.64%) SQL
2 70 (11.42%) PowerShell
3 17 (2.77%) Bash Shell
4 10 (1.63%) C
4 10 (1.63%) Python
5 9 (1.47%) VB
6 8 (1.31%) VBScript
7 5 (0.82%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.82%) PHP
8 4 (0.65%) C#
8 4 (0.65%) Perl
9 3 (0.49%) AWK
9 3 (0.49%) C++
9 3 (0.49%) sed
10 2 (0.33%) Java
10 2 (0.33%) Ruby
10 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.16%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 151 (24.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 103 (16.80%) MCSE
3 102 (16.64%) MCSA
4 62 (10.11%) Cisco Certification
5 58 (9.46%) MCITP
6 50 (8.16%) CCNA
7 43 (7.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 40 (6.53%) Security Cleared
9 29 (4.73%) Degree
10 26 (4.24%) SC Cleared
11 22 (3.59%) MCP
12 19 (3.10%) CCNP
13 15 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
13 15 (2.45%) PhD
14 14 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
15 13 (2.12%) MCTS
16 10 (1.63%) DBS Check
16 10 (1.63%) MCDST
16 10 (1.63%) Network+ Certification
17 9 (1.47%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 66 (10.77%) SLA
2 8 (1.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (0.98%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.82%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.82%) QA
5 4 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.65%) ISO 14001
6 2 (0.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 421 (68.68%) Active Directory
2 277 (45.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 232 (37.85%) Hyper-V
4 140 (22.84%) vSphere
5 83 (13.54%) XenApp
6 67 (10.93%) VMware ESX
7 63 (10.28%) Terminal Services
8 62 (10.11%) VMware ESXi
9 36 (5.87%) XenDesktop
10 34 (5.55%) XenServer
11 31 (5.06%) NFS
12 25 (4.08%) BitLocker
13 23 (3.75%) Microsoft App-V
14 17 (2.77%) Virtual Machines
15 16 (2.61%) Virtual Servers
16 13 (2.12%) vCloud
17 11 (1.79%) Docker
17 11 (1.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 11 (1.79%) VMware Workstation
18 8 (1.31%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 118 (19.25%) NetBackup
2 112 (18.27%) Norton AntiVirus
3 63 (10.28%) SCCM
4 56 (9.14%) WSUS
5 27 (4.40%) SCOM
6 24 (3.92%) HP Data Protector
7 23 (3.75%) Icinga
7 23 (3.75%) McAfee ePO
8 21 (3.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 19 (3.10%) Nagios
10 18 (2.94%) Puppet
11 17 (2.77%) HP SIM
12 16 (2.61%) Opscode Chef
13 15 (2.45%) vMotion
14 14 (2.28%) XenMobile
15 13 (2.12%) Microsoft Clustering
16 12 (1.96%) EMC NetWorker
17 11 (1.79%) Simpana
18 10 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
19 9 (1.47%) Legato
Vendors
1 439 (71.62%) VMware
2 417 (68.03%) Microsoft
3 319 (52.04%) Symantec
4 206 (33.61%) Veeam
5 200 (32.63%) HP
6 192 (31.32%) Cisco
7 186 (30.34%) Citrix
8 88 (14.36%) EMC
9 82 (13.38%) NetApp
10 79 (12.89%) Dell
11 61 (9.95%) Apple
12 60 (9.79%) IBM
13 54 (8.81%) Sophos
14 52 (8.48%) SonicWALL
15 45 (7.34%) Intel Security
16 44 (7.18%) Oracle
17 42 (6.85%) Draytek
18 31 (5.06%) Red Hat
19 30 (4.89%) Veritas
20 24 (3.92%) arcserve
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
East London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Opus IT Consulting
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £47000 per annum + Flexible working hours
Posted: Yesterday
Bromsgrove
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: £20,020 per annum Pension and Health Care Plan
Posted: 2 days ago
Chessington, Surrey
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £24k - 25k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wetherby, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + On-call, Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
CodeSource Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £50K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrogate
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £19000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Oxford
Hays West And Wales
Salary: £15000.00 - £22000.00 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Surrey
SFW Ltd
Posted: 11 days ago
City, London
Thebes IT
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Northampton
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Posted: 14 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
AWD online
Salary: £32,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
AWD online
Salary: £18,000 - £22,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
LIVERPOOL
Foresight Solutions
Salary: £32-£37000 PER YEAR
Posted: 22 days ago