The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 515 484 494
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +10
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 426 467 471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.38% 0.43% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.63% 7.22% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 373 413 437
Average salary £31,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -1.51%

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
7569 6471 6624
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.72% 6.03% 5.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6013 5186 5357
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 410 £31,000 -11.42% 45
London -19 139 £32,500 -13.33% 8
South East +1 122 £30,000 -14.28% 14
Surrey +27 52 £27,750 -30.62% 8
City of London +34 42 £37,500 - 1
South West +4 33 £29,500 +1.72% 6
East of England -3 32 £28,500 -8.06% 3
North West +11 28 £29,500 +59.45% 5
Dorking +1 28 £26,500 -5.35% 3
Hampshire -5 23 £25,000 -9.09% 1
West Midlands -29 23 £32,500 - 3
Yorkshire -59 19 £35,000 +32.07% 7
Oxfordshire +21 18 £33,000 +40.42%
Bromley +3 17 £37,500 -4.45%
Essex +16 16 £25,000 -45.05% 1
West Yorkshire -39 16 £37,500 +44.23% 5
Manchester -3 15 £29,000 +56.75% 3
Wiltshire -2 13 £24,534 -29.90% 2
Leeds -29 13 £38,250 +27.50% 2
Abingdon - 13 £33,000 -
Southampton +14 12 £24,000 -2.04% 1
Berkshire -19 12 £50,000 +42.85%
Egham +5 11 £32,500 -27.77% 2
Cheshire -4 11 £32,500 - 1
Bristol - 11 £35,000 - 3
East Midlands -15 9 £42,500 +41.66%
Chippenham - 9 £24,534 - 1
Reading -7 8 £55,000 +57.14%
Buckinghamshire -10 8 £42,500 +30.76% 2
Bedfordshire -13 8 £27,500 -1.78%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 861 (92.18%) Windows
2 627 (67.13%) VMware
3 579 (61.99%) Microsoft
4 557 (59.64%) MS Exchange
5 546 (58.46%) Symantec
6 528 (56.53%) Active Directory
7 476 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
8 451 (48.29%) Citrix
9 423 (45.29%) VMware Infrastructure
10 420 (44.97%) DNS
11 409 (43.79%) Firewall
12 395 (42.29%) SAN
13 371 (39.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 352 (37.69%) Exchange Server 2010
15 344 (36.83%) MS Excel
16 316 (33.83%) DHCP
17 314 (33.62%) Microsoft Certification
18 308 (32.98%) Cisco
19 279 (29.87%) HP
20 272 (29.12%) Norton AntiVirus
21 264 (28.27%) MS Office
22 252 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
23 245 (26.23%) ITIL
24 229 (24.52%) MCSE
25 217 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2007
26 209 (22.38%) Veeam
27 206 (22.06%) vSphere
28 204 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2003
29 200 (21.41%) TCP/IP
30 198 (21.20%) Windows XP

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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
1 557 (59.64%) MS Exchange
2 352 (37.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 217 (23.23%) Exchange Server 2007
4 204 (21.84%) Exchange Server 2003
5 141 (15.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 114 (12.21%) SharePoint
7 111 (11.88%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 80 (8.57%) IIS
9 62 (6.64%) Lync
10 50 (5.35%) Exchange Server 2000
11 38 (4.07%) Lotus Domino
12 25 (2.68%) IBM Notes
13 23 (2.46%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (1.71%) Apache
15 11 (1.18%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.64%) Tomcat
17 5 (0.54%) WordPress
17 5 (0.54%) Moodle
18 4 (0.43%) TPMS
Applications
1 344 (36.83%) MS Excel
2 264 (28.27%) MS Office
3 11 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.96%) FastStats
5 7 (0.75%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.32%) Maya
6 3 (0.32%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 9 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.75%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.21%) Eikon
4 2 (0.21%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.21%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.11%) Exchequer
Cloud Services
1 56 (6.00%) Office 365
2 49 (5.25%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.75%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.64%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 420 (44.97%) DNS
2 409 (43.79%) Firewall
3 395 (42.29%) SAN
4 316 (33.83%) DHCP
5 200 (21.41%) TCP/IP
6 185 (19.81%) VPN
7 172 (18.42%) LAN
8 155 (16.60%) WAN
9 119 (12.74%) NAS
10 118 (12.63%) Wireless
11 91 (9.74%) VLAN
12 71 (7.60%) iSCSI
13 55 (5.89%) Wi-Fi
14 50 (5.35%) VoIP
15 48 (5.14%) SSL
16 43 (4.60%) Internet
17 40 (4.28%) Fibre Channel
18 38 (4.07%) Network Security
19 31 (3.32%) SMTP
20 30 (3.21%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (20.56%) SQL Server
2 50 (5.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 36 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (3.32%) SQL Server 2000
5 19 (2.03%) SQL Server 2012
6 18 (1.93%) MySQL
7 13 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.11%) QlikView
9 1 (0.11%) DB2
9 1 (0.11%) Informix
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (0.64%) AQtime
2 6 (0.64%) Visual Studio
2 6 (0.64%) WebLOAD
3 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
4 3 (0.32%) JIRA
4 3 (0.32%) Subversion
5 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.11%) Serena SBM
General
1 83 (8.89%) Finance
2 18 (1.93%) Telecoms
3 16 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
4 13 (1.39%) Advertising
5 10 (1.07%) Banking
6 9 (0.96%) Back Office
6 9 (0.96%) Publishing
7 6 (0.64%) Law
8 4 (0.43%) Automotive
9 3 (0.32%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.32%) Games
10 2 (0.21%) Electronics
10 2 (0.21%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.21%) Military
10 2 (0.21%) Retail
11 1 (0.11%) Marketing
11 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.11%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.11%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.11%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 248 (26.55%) Support Engineer
2 119 (12.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 118 (12.63%) Analyst
4 111 (11.88%) 3rd Line Support
5 96 (10.28%) 2nd Line Support
6 72 (7.71%) Network Engineer
7 65 (6.96%) IT Support
8 62 (6.64%) Systems Engineer
9 58 (6.21%) Support Analyst
9 58 (6.21%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 56 (6.00%) Server Engineer
10 56 (6.00%) Administrator
11 49 (5.25%) Systems Administrator
12 42 (4.50%) Consultant
13 41 (4.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
14 40 (4.28%) Network Support
15 39 (4.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
16 37 (3.96%) Server Support
17 34 (3.64%) IT Support Engineer
18 33 (3.53%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.18%) LAMP
2 8 (0.86%) .NET
3 6 (0.64%) MAPI
3 6 (0.64%) XMPP
4 5 (0.54%) WSH
5 4 (0.43%) COM
6 3 (0.32%) HTML
7 2 (0.21%) Memcached
7 2 (0.21%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.21%) CSS
8 1 (0.11%) Windows SharePoint Services
8 1 (0.11%) Middleware
8 1 (0.11%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 169 (18.09%) Blackberry
2 75 (8.03%) Clustering
3 59 (6.32%) Replication
4 56 (6.00%) Analytical Skills
5 47 (5.03%) EqualLogic
6 38 (4.07%) Thin Client
6 38 (4.07%) Fat Client
7 30 (3.21%) SecurID
8 27 (2.89%) Management Information System
9 23 (2.46%) Enterprise Software
10 14 (1.50%) Hedge funds
10 14 (1.50%) iPhone
10 14 (1.50%) Computer Science
11 12 (1.28%) Client/Server
12 11 (1.18%) AS400
12 11 (1.18%) iSeries
13 10 (1.07%) iPad
14 8 (0.86%) Open Source
14 8 (0.86%) Derivative
15 7 (0.75%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 861 (92.18%) Windows
2 476 (50.96%) Windows Server 2008
3 371 (39.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 252 (26.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 198 (21.20%) Windows XP
6 197 (21.09%) Windows 7
7 139 (14.88%) Linux
8 123 (13.17%) Windows 8
9 60 (6.42%) Windows Vista
10 55 (5.89%) UNIX
11 46 (4.93%) Android
12 38 (4.07%) VMS
13 35 (3.75%) Mac OS X
14 32 (3.43%) Windows Phone
14 32 (3.43%) Windows 2000 Server
15 30 (3.21%) Windows Phone 8
16 26 (2.78%) Solaris
17 23 (2.46%) Mac OS
18 21 (2.25%) Windows 2000
19 15 (1.61%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 245 (26.23%) ITIL
2 100 (10.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 76 (8.14%) Service Delivery
4 62 (6.64%) Mentoring
5 46 (4.93%) Kalman Filter
6 38 (4.07%) Migration
7 33 (3.53%) Network Monitoring
8 32 (3.43%) Project Management
9 31 (3.32%) Problem Management
10 30 (3.21%) Asset Management
11 26 (2.78%) Data Protection
12 25 (2.68%) Change Control
13 24 (2.57%) Service Management
14 23 (2.46%) Change Management
14 23 (2.46%) Incident Management
15 22 (2.36%) Business Continuity
16 20 (2.14%) ITIL V3
16 20 (2.14%) Technical Architecture
17 19 (2.03%) Time Management
18 18 (1.93%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 141 (15.10%) SQL
2 70 (7.49%) PowerShell
3 24 (2.57%) Bash Shell
3 24 (2.57%) VBScript
3 24 (2.57%) VB
4 18 (1.93%) Perl
5 10 (1.07%) C
6 9 (0.96%) C#
7 6 (0.64%) C++
7 6 (0.64%) PHP
8 4 (0.43%) Shell Script
9 3 (0.32%) Java
9 3 (0.32%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.21%) Python
10 2 (0.21%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 314 (33.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 229 (24.52%) MCSE
3 141 (15.10%) MCITP
4 126 (13.49%) MCSA
5 117 (12.53%) Cisco Certification
6 116 (12.42%) CCNA
7 81 (8.67%) MCTS
8 76 (8.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 64 (6.85%) MCP
10 57 (6.10%) Degree
11 53 (5.67%) Security Cleared
12 52 (5.57%) SC Cleared
13 39 (4.18%) Citrix Certification
14 37 (3.96%) CCA
15 25 (2.68%) CCNP
16 19 (2.03%) A+ Certification
17 15 (1.61%) NCDA
18 12 (1.28%) VCAP
19 11 (1.18%) MCDST
20 10 (1.07%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 131 (14.03%) SLA
2 13 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.18%) QA
4 3 (0.32%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 528 (56.53%) Active Directory
2 423 (45.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 206 (22.06%) vSphere
4 191 (20.45%) Hyper-V
5 175 (18.74%) XenApp
6 124 (13.28%) VMware ESX
7 61 (6.53%) Terminal Services
8 57 (6.10%) VMware ESXi
9 51 (5.46%) XenServer
10 49 (5.25%) XenDesktop
11 37 (3.96%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 26 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 15 (1.61%) ISA Server
13 15 (1.61%) MetaFrame
13 15 (1.61%) Forefront TMG
14 10 (1.07%) Microsoft App-V
14 10 (1.07%) Xen
15 9 (0.96%) Oracle RAC
15 9 (0.96%) vCloud
16 7 (0.75%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 272 (29.12%) Norton AntiVirus
2 108 (11.56%) NetBackup
3 102 (10.92%) SCCM
4 76 (8.14%) WSUS
5 45 (4.82%) McAfee ePO
6 42 (4.50%) SCOM
7 34 (3.64%) ARCserve
8 20 (2.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 20 (2.14%) Nagios
9 13 (1.39%) SCDPM
10 11 (1.18%) Cisco CUCM
10 11 (1.18%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 10 (1.07%) EMC NetWorker
12 9 (0.96%) Legato
12 9 (0.96%) Data Guard
12 9 (0.96%) ZABBIX
13 8 (0.86%) WhatsUp Gold
13 8 (0.86%) HP SIM
13 8 (0.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 6 (0.64%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 627 (67.13%) VMware
2 579 (61.99%) Microsoft
3 546 (58.46%) Symantec
4 451 (48.29%) Citrix
5 308 (32.98%) Cisco
6 279 (29.87%) HP
7 209 (22.38%) Veeam
8 163 (17.45%) Dell
9 140 (14.99%) EMC
10 127 (13.60%) NetApp
11 114 (12.21%) McAfee
12 110 (11.78%) Juniper
13 87 (9.31%) Sophos
14 75 (8.03%) Veritas
15 66 (7.07%) Apple
16 55 (5.89%) Lotus
17 46 (4.93%) CheckPoint
18 45 (4.82%) Avaya
19 42 (4.50%) Meru Networks
20 41 (4.39%) WatchGuard
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Salary: £20000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
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Salary: £80 - £100 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Online Resourcing
Salary: From £22,000 to £27,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 19 hours ago
East London
Spring Technology
Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
Egham, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Price Carnell Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £18,000 to £26,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Shoreham-By-Sea, West Sussex
ARM Technology
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Brighton, East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £38000 Per Annum
Posted: Yesterday
Altrincham, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 to £50000 per annum - Pension, Health plan and Life Assurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 3 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
ThreePeople
Salary: £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Broady Limited
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
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City, London
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