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

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 686 637 583
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -54
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 204 338 435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.58% 4.13% 5.11%
Number of salaries quoted 167 288 382
Median salary £37,500 £35,750 £31,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.89% +13.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,560 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £36,000 £38,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +26.66%

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
7911 8186 8517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.42% 7.53% 7.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6411 6676 6721
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 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £44,750 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +5.29%

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 October 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 October 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 -60 193 £37,500 - 24
South East +18 62 £34,000 -15.00% 6
London -24 48 £37,500 +7.14% 3
Surrey -7 31 £31,750 -25.29% 1
South West -1 24 £43,500 +8.07% 1
West Midlands -21 24 £32,750 -13.81%
Birmingham -12 18 £24,000 -26.15%
Berkshire +33 16 £35,000 -12.50% 3
Wiltshire +12 16 £43,500 +2.35% 1
Reading +35 14 £35,000 -36.36% 3
City of London +36 12 £34,000 +17.24%
Egham -12 11 £32,500 -27.77%
East of England +18 10 £42,500 +25.00% 3
East Midlands +15 10 - -
Chippenham - 10 £43,500 -
Yorkshire +30 7 £27,500 +13.40% 7
Buckinghamshire +20 7 £34,000 +0.74% 2
North West +4 7 £36,000 +56.52% 3
Hertfordshire +19 6 £42,500 +22.30% 2
Nottinghamshire +17 6 - -
Nottingham +16 6 - -
Swindon +10 5 £48,500 +14.11% 1
Slough +17 4 £35,000 -7.89%
Merseyside -17 4 £36,000 +46.93%
Liverpool -18 4 £36,000 +46.93%
Derbyshire - 4 - -
Worcestershire - 4 £37,000 -
Watford - 4 £42,500 - 2
Derby - 4 - -
Redhill +15 3 £55,000 +29.41%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 404 (87.64%) Windows
2 345 (74.84%) VMware
3 319 (69.20%) Microsoft
3 319 (69.20%) Active Directory
4 288 (62.47%) Windows Server
5 251 (54.45%) VMware Infrastructure
6 239 (51.84%) Symantec
7 230 (49.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 228 (49.46%) MS Exchange
9 207 (44.90%) Firewall
10 179 (38.83%) Veeam
11 168 (36.44%) SAN
12 167 (36.23%) MS Excel
12 167 (36.23%) Hyper-V
13 163 (35.36%) Windows Server 2012
14 161 (34.92%) HP
15 153 (33.19%) DNS
16 152 (32.97%) Cisco
17 141 (30.59%) Linux
18 133 (28.85%) Windows 7
19 126 (27.33%) Citrix
19 126 (27.33%) Exchange Server 2010
20 115 (24.95%) TCP/IP
21 109 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
21 109 (23.64%) NetBackup
22 105 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2007
23 99 (21.48%) SQL
24 98 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
25 93 (20.17%) VPN
25 93 (20.17%) MS Office

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
1 228 (49.46%) MS Exchange
2 126 (27.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 105 (22.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 81 (17.57%) IIS
5 79 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 78 (16.92%) SharePoint
7 42 (9.11%) Apache
8 40 (8.68%) Exchange Server 2003
9 29 (6.29%) Skype for Business
10 27 (5.86%) nginx
11 16 (3.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 14 (3.04%) JBoss
12 14 (3.04%) Tomcat
13 7 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2000
14 3 (0.65%) SharePoint 2010
15 2 (0.43%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.43%) IBM Notes
15 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
15 2 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
16 1 (0.22%) SAS
Applications
1 167 (36.23%) MS Excel
2 93 (20.17%) MS Office
3 8 (1.74%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (1.08%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 4 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.43%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.43%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.43%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.43%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.43%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 13 (2.82%) Sentinel
2 4 (0.87%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
4 2 (0.43%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.43%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 84 (18.22%) Office 365
2 36 (7.81%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (3.69%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (1.95%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.08%) IaaS
5 5 (1.08%) PaaS
6 2 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.43%) IBM Cloud
6 2 (0.43%) IBM SmartCloud
6 2 (0.43%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.22%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 207 (44.90%) Firewall
2 168 (36.44%) SAN
3 153 (33.19%) DNS
4 115 (24.95%) TCP/IP
5 93 (20.17%) VPN
6 91 (19.74%) DHCP
7 73 (15.84%) WAN
8 66 (14.32%) SSL
9 56 (12.15%) NAS
10 54 (11.71%) LAN
11 44 (9.54%) VoIP
12 40 (8.68%) VLAN
13 38 (8.24%) Wireless
14 23 (4.99%) Cisco ASA
15 19 (4.12%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (3.47%) Cisco PIX
16 16 (3.47%) DSL
16 16 (3.47%) Ethernet
16 16 (3.47%) MPLS
17 15 (3.25%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (19.74%) SQL Server
2 39 (8.46%) MySQL
3 16 (3.47%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (3.04%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (2.17%) MariaDB
5 10 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.30%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.30%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.43%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.43%) DB2
7 2 (0.43%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 21 (4.56%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.52%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.30%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.30%) Subversion
4 1 (0.22%) JIRA
4 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 48 (10.41%) Finance
2 28 (6.07%) Publishing
3 17 (3.69%) Retail
3 17 (3.69%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.04%) Back Office
5 7 (1.52%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 6 (1.30%) Games
7 5 (1.08%) Banking
7 5 (1.08%) Legal
7 5 (1.08%) Local Government
7 5 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.87%) Law
8 4 (0.87%) Marketing
9 2 (0.43%) Advertising
9 2 (0.43%) Front Office
10 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 107 (23.21%) Support Engineer
2 79 (17.14%) Analyst
3 72 (15.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 67 (14.53%) IT Engineer
5 56 (12.15%) 3rd Line Support
6 54 (11.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 46 (9.98%) Administrator
8 44 (9.54%) IT Support
9 41 (8.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 40 (8.68%) Technical Support
11 36 (7.81%) Support Analyst
12 31 (6.72%) 2nd Line Support
12 31 (6.72%) Backup Engineer
12 31 (6.72%) IT Analyst
12 31 (6.72%) Technical Engineer
13 30 (6.51%) IT Support Engineer
14 29 (6.29%) Infrastructure Support
15 28 (6.07%) Service Desk Analyst
15 28 (6.07%) Service Desk Engineer
15 28 (6.07%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.95%) JSON
2 7 (1.52%) Web Services
2 7 (1.52%) XML
3 6 (1.30%) AngularJS
3 6 (1.30%) LAPP Stack
3 6 (1.30%) MAPI
3 6 (1.30%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.08%) 802.1X
4 5 (1.08%) CGI
5 4 (0.87%) .NET
5 4 (0.87%) HTML
6 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (0.43%) COM
6 2 (0.43%) CSS
6 2 (0.43%) HTML5
6 2 (0.43%) jQuery
6 2 (0.43%) LAMP
6 2 (0.43%) Middleware
6 2 (0.43%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 2 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 72 (15.62%) Data Centre
2 59 (12.80%) Clustering
3 45 (9.76%) Replication
4 35 (7.59%) Blackberry
5 28 (6.07%) CMDB
6 27 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
7 26 (5.64%) Driving Licence
8 20 (4.34%) Computer Science
9 18 (3.90%) Management Information System
10 16 (3.47%) Private Cloud
11 15 (3.25%) iPhone
12 10 (2.17%) iPad
13 7 (1.52%) Hedge funds
14 6 (1.30%) PDA
15 5 (1.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
15 5 (1.08%) e-Learning
15 5 (1.08%) HP StoreVirtual
16 4 (0.87%) HP Storage
17 3 (0.65%) Celerra
17 3 (0.65%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 404 (87.64%) Windows
2 288 (62.47%) Windows Server
3 230 (49.89%) Windows Server 2008
4 163 (35.36%) Windows Server 2012
5 141 (30.59%) Linux
6 133 (28.85%) Windows 7
7 109 (23.64%) Windows Server 2003
8 81 (17.57%) Windows 8
9 76 (16.49%) Windows 10
10 44 (9.54%) Windows XP
11 34 (7.38%) Unix
12 26 (5.64%) Mac OS X
13 24 (5.21%) Windows Vista
14 21 (4.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 20 (4.34%) CentOS
16 16 (3.47%) Windows Mobile
17 12 (2.60%) Android
18 9 (1.95%) Debian
19 8 (1.74%) Mac OS
19 8 (1.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (16.49%) ITIL
2 52 (11.28%) Service Delivery
3 49 (10.63%) Disaster Recovery
4 45 (9.76%) Load Balancing
5 41 (8.89%) Line Management
6 36 (7.81%) Project Management
7 34 (7.38%) Presales
8 33 (7.16%) Problem Management
9 29 (6.29%) Migration
10 28 (6.07%) Continuous Improvement
11 25 (5.42%) Network Design
12 23 (4.99%) Server Building
13 22 (4.77%) Change Control
14 21 (4.56%) Server Virtualisation
15 19 (4.12%) Business Continuity
15 19 (4.12%) DevOps
15 19 (4.12%) Patch Management
16 18 (3.90%) High Availability
16 18 (3.90%) Virtual Infrastructure
17 17 (3.69%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 99 (21.48%) SQL
2 69 (14.97%) PowerShell
3 12 (2.60%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.17%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.74%) Python
6 7 (1.52%) C#
6 7 (1.52%) Perl
6 7 (1.52%) PHP
7 6 (1.30%) C++
8 5 (1.08%) VBScript
9 2 (0.43%) Java
9 2 (0.43%) Ruby
9 2 (0.43%) VB
9 2 (0.43%) VBA
10 1 (0.22%) C
Qualifications
1 98 (21.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 67 (14.53%) MCSE
2 67 (14.53%) Security Cleared
3 66 (14.32%) MCSA
4 56 (12.15%) Cisco Certification
5 54 (11.71%) CCNA
6 43 (9.33%) Degree
7 39 (8.46%) MCITP
8 35 (7.59%) BPSS Clearance
9 31 (6.72%) MCP
10 28 (6.07%) LPIC
10 28 (6.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 26 (5.64%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.04%) CCIE
12 14 (3.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 13 (2.82%) MCTS
14 9 (1.95%) Oracle Certification
15 8 (1.74%) CTC Cleared
16 7 (1.52%) A+ Certification
17 6 (1.30%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (8.24%) SLA
2 27 (5.86%) Disclosure Scotland
3 23 (4.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.30%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.08%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.87%) ISO 14001
7 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 319 (69.20%) Active Directory
2 251 (54.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 167 (36.23%) Hyper-V
4 80 (17.35%) vSphere
5 51 (11.06%) Terminal Services
6 49 (10.63%) VMware ESX
7 39 (8.46%) VMware ESXi
8 32 (6.94%) XenApp
9 29 (6.29%) Firmware
10 24 (5.21%) Virtual Servers
11 23 (4.99%) Virtual Machines
12 20 (4.34%) XenServer
13 19 (4.12%) XenDesktop
14 18 (3.90%) Docker
15 16 (3.47%) BitLocker
15 16 (3.47%) Microsoft App-V
16 14 (3.04%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 14 (3.04%) vCloud
17 11 (2.39%) Virtual Desktop
18 10 (2.17%) iptables
Systems Management
1 109 (23.64%) NetBackup
2 70 (15.18%) Norton AntiVirus
3 65 (14.10%) SCCM
4 41 (8.89%) Nagios
4 41 (8.89%) SCOM
5 27 (5.86%) Puppet
6 25 (5.42%) Opscode Chef
6 25 (5.42%) WSUS
7 20 (4.34%) HP Data Protector
8 19 (4.12%) vMotion
9 16 (3.47%) Icinga
10 15 (3.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 14 (3.04%) McAfee ePO
12 13 (2.82%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 12 (2.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 11 (2.39%) HP SIM
15 9 (1.95%) Tivoli
16 7 (1.52%) Cacti
16 7 (1.52%) Munin
16 7 (1.52%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 345 (74.84%) VMware
2 319 (69.20%) Microsoft
3 239 (51.84%) Symantec
4 179 (38.83%) Veeam
5 161 (34.92%) HP
6 152 (32.97%) Cisco
7 126 (27.33%) Citrix
8 70 (15.18%) Dell
9 69 (14.97%) NetApp
10 62 (13.45%) IBM
11 61 (13.23%) EMC
12 56 (12.15%) Red Hat
13 47 (10.20%) Veritas
14 44 (9.54%) SonicWALL
15 41 (8.89%) Oracle
16 33 (7.16%) Sophos
17 32 (6.94%) Apple
18 31 (6.72%) Intel Security
19 26 (5.64%) Juniper
20 24 (5.21%) WatchGuard
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Posted: 6 hours ago
Shepperton, Middlesex
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Training, certifications
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Northwich, Cheshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Complete Tech Limited
Salary: Up to £25,000 per annum + great benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Newport, Gwent
IntaPeople
Salary: £38000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £55,000 per annum + very competitive benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connected IT
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Swindon, Wiltshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Negotiable Salary Package + Bupa + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
South London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Car + competitive bonus and bens
Posted: 15 days ago
East London
Levett Consultancy
Salary: £20,020 per annum inc private Healthcare & Pension
Posted: 12 days ago
Essex
Montash Associates
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Northwich
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 24 days ago
Milton Keynes
Noa Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago