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 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 544 502 469
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -33
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 386 475 481
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.35% 0.41% 0.45%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.86% 6.06% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 335 420 427
Average salary £37,500 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,750 £32,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+17.96% -4.47%

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
7945 7842 6857
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 7.16% 6.74% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6457 6241 5554
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +1.19%

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 September 2015 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 September 2015. 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
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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 -23 376 £37,500 +15.38% 42
London -12 145 £35,000 -5.40% 12
South East -8 111 £40,000 +21.21% 11
Surrey +38 66 £41,750 +28.46% 5
West Midlands +11 35 £37,750 +6.33% 3
South West -25 35 £40,500 +65.07% 7
City of London +30 34 £29,000 -22.66% 5
Egham +16 29 £45,000 +63.63% 1
East of England -16 20 £33,250 +33.00% 2
Yorkshire +4 17 £22,500 -35.71% 4
Berkshire +13 15 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Birmingham +18 14 £32,500 - 2
West Yorkshire +2 13 £22,500 -40.00% 3
Devon -4 11 £21,000 +2.43%
Hampshire +4 10 £33,750 +37.75% 1
Redhill - 10 £41,500 -
Leeds +2 9 £22,500 -40.00% 2
Reading -9 9 £55,000 +41.02% 2
Gloucestershire -11 9 £40,500 +37.28% 6
Cambridgeshire +25 8 £32,500 +27.45% 1
Swindon +15 8 £42,500 +41.66%
Wiltshire 0 8 £42,500 +58.77%
Hertfordshire -4 8 £42,500 -15.00%
Exeter -8 8 £20,900 +1.95%
North West -15 8 £31,000 +4.20% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 8 £42,500 -
West Sussex -8 6 £26,000 -18.11%
Bristol -22 6 £41,250 +37.50% 1
Warwickshire - 6 £39,500 -
Cambridge +18 5 £26,500 -30.71% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 645 (91.88%) Windows
2 472 (67.24%) VMware
3 447 (63.68%) Microsoft
4 427 (60.83%) Active Directory
5 409 (58.26%) MS Exchange
6 380 (54.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 377 (53.70%) Symantec
8 326 (46.44%) Firewall
9 313 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
10 288 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
11 285 (40.60%) Citrix
12 261 (37.18%) DNS
13 246 (35.04%) Microsoft Certification
14 244 (34.76%) DHCP
15 243 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
16 242 (34.47%) Hyper-V
17 224 (31.91%) Cisco
18 216 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
19 210 (29.91%) SAN
20 200 (28.49%) MS Excel
21 188 (26.78%) SQL Server
22 176 (25.07%) TCP/IP
23 170 (24.22%) MCSE
24 165 (23.50%) WAN
24 165 (23.50%) Windows 7
25 160 (22.79%) LAN
26 159 (22.65%) Exchange Server 2007
26 159 (22.65%) vSphere
27 154 (21.94%) HP
28 153 (21.79%) VPN

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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
1 409 (58.26%) MS Exchange
2 243 (34.62%) Exchange Server 2010
3 159 (22.65%) Exchange Server 2007
4 128 (18.23%) Exchange Server 2003
5 126 (17.95%) IIS
6 83 (11.82%) Lync
7 82 (11.68%) Exchange Server 2013
8 66 (9.40%) SharePoint
9 37 (5.27%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 23 (3.28%) Exchange Server 2000
10 23 (3.28%) Lotus Domino
11 19 (2.71%) IBM Notes
12 11 (1.57%) Apache
13 7 (1.00%) SharePoint Server
14 6 (0.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
15 5 (0.71%) WorkSite
15 5 (0.71%) SharePoint 2013
16 4 (0.57%) WordPress
16 4 (0.57%) CMS
17 3 (0.43%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 200 (28.49%) MS Excel
2 151 (21.51%) MS Office
3 5 (0.71%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) AutoCAD
4 3 (0.43%) MS Project
4 3 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.43%) ProjectWise
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.14%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 15 (2.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (0.43%) SAP CCM
2 3 (0.43%) SAP ERP
2 3 (0.43%) Primavera
2 3 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.14%) Agresso
3 1 (0.14%) MFGPRO
3 1 (0.14%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.14%) assyst
3 1 (0.14%) Line 500
Cloud Services
1 111 (15.81%) Office 365
2 19 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.42%) SaaS
4 6 (0.85%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (0.57%) PaaS
5 4 (0.57%) Google Apps
5 4 (0.57%) IaaS
5 4 (0.57%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.28%) Symantec.cloud
6 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.14%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 326 (46.44%) Firewall
2 261 (37.18%) DNS
3 244 (34.76%) DHCP
4 210 (29.91%) SAN
5 176 (25.07%) TCP/IP
6 165 (23.50%) WAN
7 160 (22.79%) LAN
8 153 (21.79%) VPN
9 75 (10.68%) VLAN
10 65 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
11 64 (9.12%) iSCSI
12 63 (8.97%) NAS
13 62 (8.83%) VoIP
14 50 (7.12%) Wireless
15 32 (4.56%) Network Security
16 29 (4.13%) Skype
17 21 (2.99%) MPLS
18 20 (2.85%) Wi-Fi
18 20 (2.85%) SSL
19 18 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 188 (26.78%) SQL Server
2 85 (12.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 72 (10.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 25 (3.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 21 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
6 12 (1.71%) MySQL
7 4 (0.57%) Oracle Database
7 4 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 11g
8 3 (0.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle9i Database
8 3 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database 10g
8 3 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.28%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.14%) Big Data
10 1 (0.14%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 10 (1.42%) Visual Studio
1 10 (1.42%) JIRA
2 4 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.43%) Subversion
4 1 (0.14%) MSI
General
1 69 (9.83%) Finance
2 25 (3.56%) Legal
3 24 (3.42%) Telecoms
4 14 (1.99%) Manufacturing
4 14 (1.99%) Law
5 9 (1.28%) Marketing
6 7 (1.00%) Advertising
7 5 (0.71%) Financial Institution
7 5 (0.71%) Retail
8 4 (0.57%) Multimedia
8 4 (0.57%) Billing
8 4 (0.57%) French Language
8 4 (0.57%) German Language
8 4 (0.57%) Banking
8 4 (0.57%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.43%) Games
9 3 (0.43%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.28%) Local Government
10 2 (0.28%) Back Office
10 2 (0.28%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 136 (19.37%) Support Engineer
2 117 (16.67%) Administrator
3 96 (13.68%) Systems Administrator
4 91 (12.96%) Analyst
5 84 (11.97%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 55 (7.83%) IT Support
7 43 (6.13%) 3rd Line Support
8 42 (5.98%) Support Analyst
9 34 (4.84%) Senior Support Engineer
10 33 (4.70%) IT Support Engineer
11 32 (4.56%) Consultant
12 28 (3.99%) Technical Support
13 27 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
13 27 (3.85%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 25 (3.56%) Team Leader
15 24 (3.42%) Systems Engineer
15 24 (3.42%) Server Support
16 23 (3.28%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 21 (2.99%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
17 21 (2.99%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.14%) Web Services
2 11 (1.57%) .NET
3 7 (1.00%) MAPI
4 4 (0.57%) V-Ray
4 4 (0.57%) COM
5 3 (0.43%) WebCenter
5 3 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.14%) J2EE
6 1 (0.14%) LAMP
6 1 (0.14%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 101 (14.39%) Blackberry
2 99 (14.10%) Clustering
3 64 (9.12%) Analytical Skills
4 54 (7.69%) Data Centre
5 37 (5.27%) EqualLogic
6 30 (4.27%) Replication
7 22 (3.13%) Management Information System
8 21 (2.99%) iPhone
9 14 (1.99%) Fat Client
9 14 (1.99%) Thin Client
10 13 (1.85%) EMC VNX
11 12 (1.71%) PDA
11 12 (1.71%) iPad
12 11 (1.57%) HP Storage
13 10 (1.42%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.28%) Hedge funds
15 8 (1.14%) Enterprise Storage
15 8 (1.14%) Celerra
15 8 (1.14%) Statistics
15 8 (1.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 645 (91.88%) Windows
2 380 (54.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 288 (41.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 216 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
5 165 (23.50%) Windows 7
6 138 (19.66%) Linux
7 89 (12.68%) Windows 8
8 87 (12.39%) Windows XP
9 37 (5.27%) Windows 2000
10 31 (4.42%) Mac OS X
10 31 (4.42%) UNIX
10 31 (4.42%) Windows Vista
11 28 (3.99%) Android
12 13 (1.85%) Ubuntu
12 13 (1.85%) Apple iOS
12 13 (1.85%) Mac OS
13 10 (1.42%) Windows 2000 Server
14 9 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 6 (0.85%) CentOS
15 6 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (20.66%) ITIL
2 71 (10.11%) Migration
3 58 (8.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 41 (5.84%) Project Management
4 41 (5.84%) Network Load Balancing
5 30 (4.27%) Change Control
6 27 (3.85%) Configuration Management
7 25 (3.56%) CRM
8 24 (3.42%) Service Delivery
8 24 (3.42%) Change Management
8 24 (3.42%) Incident Management
8 24 (3.42%) Problem Management
8 24 (3.42%) Capacity Planning
8 24 (3.42%) Kalman Filter
9 22 (3.13%) Time Management
10 19 (2.71%) Root Cause Analysis
10 19 (2.71%) Network Monitoring
11 18 (2.56%) Mentoring
12 17 (2.42%) Technical Architecture
13 16 (2.28%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 116 (16.52%) SQL
2 72 (10.26%) PowerShell
3 32 (4.56%) VBScript
4 10 (1.42%) VB
5 9 (1.28%) C#
5 9 (1.28%) JavaScript
6 6 (0.85%) C
6 6 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 4 (0.57%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.43%) PL/SQL
8 3 (0.43%) VBA
8 3 (0.43%) Prolog
8 3 (0.43%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 246 (35.04%) Microsoft Certification
2 170 (24.22%) MCSE
3 114 (16.24%) MCSA
4 109 (15.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 103 (14.67%) MCITP
6 87 (12.39%) Cisco Certification
6 87 (12.39%) CCNA
7 83 (11.82%) MCP
8 48 (6.84%) Degree
9 30 (4.27%) CCNP
9 30 (4.27%) Security Cleared
10 19 (2.71%) SC Cleared
11 18 (2.56%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (2.28%) PhD
13 14 (1.99%) Network+ Certification
13 14 (1.99%) A+ Certification
14 11 (1.57%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (1.57%) Security+ Certification
15 9 (1.28%) MCTS
15 9 (1.28%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 72 (10.26%) SLA
2 9 (1.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.43%) QA
4 3 (0.43%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) HL7
5 1 (0.14%) DICOM
System Software
1 427 (60.83%) Active Directory
2 313 (44.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 242 (34.47%) Hyper-V
4 159 (22.65%) vSphere
5 120 (17.09%) XenApp
6 97 (13.82%) VMware ESX
7 79 (11.25%) VMware ESXi
8 40 (5.70%) Terminal Services
9 36 (5.13%) XenServer
9 36 (5.13%) vCloud
10 33 (4.70%) XenDesktop
11 23 (3.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 15 (2.14%) Terminal Server
13 13 (1.85%) VMware Workstation
14 12 (1.71%) ISA Server
14 12 (1.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 10 (1.42%) Forefront TMG
16 9 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 9 (1.28%) KVM
17 7 (1.00%) Xen
Systems Management
1 146 (20.80%) Norton AntiVirus
2 120 (17.09%) SCCM
3 111 (15.81%) NetBackup
4 110 (15.67%) WSUS
5 60 (8.55%) SCOM
6 20 (2.85%) Nagios
6 20 (2.85%) ARCserve
6 20 (2.85%) HP Data Protector
7 17 (2.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 13 (1.85%) Zenoss
8 13 (1.85%) WhatsUp Gold
8 13 (1.85%) Puppet
9 12 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 11 (1.57%) AirWatch
10 11 (1.57%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (1.57%) Tivoli
11 9 (1.28%) SCVMM
12 7 (1.00%) EMC NetWorker
12 7 (1.00%) HP SIM
13 6 (0.85%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 472 (67.24%) VMware
2 447 (63.68%) Microsoft
3 377 (53.70%) Symantec
4 285 (40.60%) Citrix
5 224 (31.91%) Cisco
6 154 (21.94%) HP
7 123 (17.52%) Veeam
8 95 (13.53%) Dell
9 79 (11.25%) Sophos
10 64 (9.12%) EMC
11 57 (8.12%) NetApp
12 52 (7.41%) McAfee
13 50 (7.12%) Avaya
14 37 (5.27%) CheckPoint
14 37 (5.27%) SonicWALL
15 34 (4.84%) Veritas
16 30 (4.27%) CommVault
17 29 (4.13%) Apple
18 27 (3.85%) Mitel
19 22 (3.13%) Lotus
London
Intelligent Media
Posted: 3 hours ago
Colchester, Essex
Davanti Solutions
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Kent
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £18000 - £20000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000
Posted: 19 hours ago
Faringdon, Oxfordshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Net Talent
Posted: Yesterday
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Skipton, North Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £42000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Foresight Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Lincolnshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 5 days ago