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

3 months to
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 707 692 568
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -124
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 176 282 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.20% 0.26% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.31% 3.49% 5.36%
Number of salaries quoted 141 255 411
Median salary £34,000 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,750 £37,500 £32,000
% change year-on-year
-12.66% +17.18%

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
7611 8090 8622
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.51% 7.52% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 6084 6607 6908
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -1 165 £34,000 -9.33% 23
South East +11 42 £28,750 -31.13% 2
London +7 39 £39,000 +4.00% 3
East Midlands +30 21 £38,000 +26.66%
West Midlands -6 16 £27,500 -27.63% 1
Berkshire +45 15 £35,000 -12.50%
City of London +35 14 £36,000 +30.90% 1
East of England +10 14 £40,000 +23.07% 1
Birmingham +1 13 - -
Surrey -15 13 £25,250 -40.58% 1
Reading +46 12 £46,500 -7.00%
North West -10 11 £32,500 -10.95% 5
Yorkshire +26 9 £27,000 -22.85% 5
Buckinghamshire +25 9 £25,000 +11.11% 1
South West +15 9 £40,500 +8.00% 1
Nottinghamshire +10 9 - -
Nottingham - 9 - -
Manchester -6 8 £32,500 +41.30% 2
Northamptonshire - 7 £38,000 -
Wiltshire +29 6 £41,000 +26.15%
Milton Keynes +20 6 £25,000 - 1
Essex +20 6 £33,000 +37.50%
North Yorkshire +9 5 £32,500 -18.75% 2
Hertfordshire -5 5 £42,500 +30.76% 1
Derbyshire - 5 - -
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Watford - 5 £42,500 - 1
Derby - 5 - -
West Yorkshire +19 4 £18,000 -48.57% 2
Egham -10 4 £32,500 -27.77%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 329 (84.36%) Windows
2 296 (75.90%) VMware
3 288 (73.85%) Active Directory
4 277 (71.03%) Microsoft
5 247 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
6 241 (61.79%) Windows Server
7 204 (52.31%) MS Exchange
8 201 (51.54%) Firewall
9 167 (42.82%) DNS
10 164 (42.05%) Symantec
11 149 (38.21%) Cisco
11 149 (38.21%) Windows Server 2008
12 146 (37.44%) HP
13 137 (35.13%) MS Excel
14 135 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
15 134 (34.36%) Veeam
16 132 (33.85%) Hyper-V
17 128 (32.82%) Citrix
18 124 (31.79%) Linux
19 117 (30.00%) SAN
20 111 (28.46%) NetBackup
21 107 (27.44%) Windows 7
22 105 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
23 104 (26.67%) SQL
24 100 (25.64%) TCP/IP
25 94 (24.10%) VPN
25 94 (24.10%) DHCP
26 91 (23.33%) Office 365
27 89 (22.82%) ITIL
28 87 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 204 (52.31%) MS Exchange
2 105 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 86 (22.05%) Exchange Server 2007
4 84 (21.54%) SharePoint
5 83 (21.28%) IIS
6 78 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
7 45 (11.54%) Skype for Business
8 23 (5.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 21 (5.38%) Apache
10 16 (4.10%) nginx
11 6 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.28%) JBoss
12 5 (1.28%) Tomcat
13 3 (0.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2000
14 2 (0.51%) IBM Domino
14 2 (0.51%) IBM Notes
15 1 (0.26%) SharePoint 2010
15 1 (0.26%) WebSphere
Applications
1 137 (35.13%) MS Excel
2 84 (21.54%) MS Office
3 8 (2.05%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 7 (1.79%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.03%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.77%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.26%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (2.56%) Sentinel
2 4 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.77%) Bankmaster
4 2 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.26%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 91 (23.33%) Office 365
2 49 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.08%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.28%) IaaS
5 5 (1.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.51%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.26%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 201 (51.54%) Firewall
2 167 (42.82%) DNS
3 117 (30.00%) SAN
4 100 (25.64%) TCP/IP
5 94 (24.10%) DHCP
5 94 (24.10%) VPN
6 78 (20.00%) SSL
7 63 (16.15%) WAN
8 56 (14.36%) VoIP
9 44 (11.28%) LAN
10 35 (8.97%) Cisco ASA
10 35 (8.97%) VLAN
11 30 (7.69%) Remote Desktop
12 27 (6.92%) Wireless
13 25 (6.41%) DSL
14 22 (5.64%) NAS
15 20 (5.13%) Cisco PIX
16 19 (4.87%) Ethernet
17 17 (4.36%) MPLS
18 16 (4.10%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 79 (20.26%) SQL Server
2 35 (8.97%) MySQL
3 15 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.08%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.56%) MariaDB
7 8 (2.05%) Amazon RDS
8 5 (1.28%) PostgreSQL
9 4 (1.03%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.51%) DB2
11 1 (0.26%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (2.82%) Vagrant
2 6 (1.54%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.28%) Git (software)
3 5 (1.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
General
1 53 (13.59%) Finance
2 38 (9.74%) Publishing
3 19 (4.87%) Retail
4 16 (4.10%) Telecoms
5 12 (3.08%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.56%) Back Office
6 10 (2.56%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.28%) Banking
7 5 (1.28%) Games
8 3 (0.77%) Front Office
8 3 (0.77%) Legal
8 3 (0.77%) Marketing
8 3 (0.77%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.26%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 81 (20.77%) Support Engineer
2 79 (20.26%) Analyst
3 55 (14.10%) 3rd Line Support
3 55 (14.10%) IT Engineer
4 50 (12.82%) IT Support
5 48 (12.31%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 48 (12.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 46 (11.79%) Administrator
7 38 (9.74%) Technical Specialist
8 37 (9.49%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 32 (8.21%) Systems Administrator
10 28 (7.18%) 2nd Line Support
10 28 (7.18%) IT Support Engineer
10 28 (7.18%) Service Analyst
10 28 (7.18%) Service Desk Analyst
11 27 (6.92%) IT Analyst
12 25 (6.41%) Technical Support
13 23 (5.90%) Technical Engineer
14 22 (5.64%) Support Analyst
14 22 (5.64%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.82%) Web Services
2 7 (1.79%) JSON
3 6 (1.54%) XML
4 5 (1.28%) AngularJS
4 5 (1.28%) EDI
4 5 (1.28%) LAPP Stack
5 4 (1.03%) .NET
5 4 (1.03%) Software Packaging
6 3 (0.77%) CAdES
6 3 (0.77%) HTML
6 3 (0.77%) Middleware
6 3 (0.77%) PAdES
6 3 (0.77%) RabbitMQ
6 3 (0.77%) XAdES
7 2 (0.51%) COM
7 2 (0.51%) HTML5
8 1 (0.26%) CSS
8 1 (0.26%) jQuery
8 1 (0.26%) LAMP
8 1 (0.26%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 68 (17.44%) Data Centre
2 47 (12.05%) Clustering
3 38 (9.74%) CMDB
4 33 (8.46%) Replication
5 31 (7.95%) Analytical Skills
6 25 (6.41%) Blackberry
7 24 (6.15%) Computer Science
8 22 (5.64%) Management Information System
9 18 (4.62%) Driving Licence
10 8 (2.05%) Hedge funds
10 8 (2.05%) iPad
11 5 (1.28%) AS400
11 5 (1.28%) IBM XIV
11 5 (1.28%) Private Cloud
11 5 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
11 5 (1.28%) VAX
12 4 (1.03%) FMCG
13 3 (0.77%) Hybrid Cloud
13 3 (0.77%) iPhone
13 3 (0.77%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 329 (84.36%) Windows
2 241 (61.79%) Windows Server
3 149 (38.21%) Windows Server 2008
4 135 (34.62%) Windows Server 2012
5 124 (31.79%) Linux
6 107 (27.44%) Windows 7
7 86 (22.05%) Windows Server 2003
8 70 (17.95%) Windows 8
9 50 (12.82%) Windows 10
10 31 (7.95%) Windows XP
11 29 (7.44%) Unix
12 26 (6.67%) Mac OS X
13 20 (5.13%) CentOS
14 16 (4.10%) Windows Vista
15 15 (3.85%) Ubuntu
16 14 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 13 (3.33%) AIX
18 12 (3.08%) Windows Mobile
19 8 (2.05%) Mac OS
20 7 (1.79%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (22.82%) ITIL
2 67 (17.18%) Service Delivery
3 48 (12.31%) Line Management
4 46 (11.79%) Presales
5 44 (11.28%) Load Balancing
6 38 (9.74%) Continuous Improvement
7 33 (8.46%) Migration
8 31 (7.95%) Disaster Recovery
9 28 (7.18%) Problem Management
10 27 (6.92%) Server Building
11 24 (6.15%) High Availability
11 24 (6.15%) Patch Management
11 24 (6.15%) Service Management
12 23 (5.90%) Project Management
13 22 (5.64%) Server Virtualisation
14 19 (4.87%) Data Protection
15 17 (4.36%) Business Continuity
16 16 (4.10%) Incident Management
17 14 (3.59%) DevOps
17 14 (3.59%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 104 (26.67%) SQL
2 64 (16.41%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.56%) VBScript
4 9 (2.31%) Bash Shell
5 7 (1.79%) JavaScript
5 7 (1.79%) VB
6 6 (1.54%) C#
6 6 (1.54%) PHP
6 6 (1.54%) Python
7 5 (1.28%) C++
7 5 (1.28%) Perl
8 3 (0.77%) C
8 3 (0.77%) Shell Script
8 3 (0.77%) VBA
9 1 (0.26%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 87 (22.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 66 (16.92%) Security Cleared
3 63 (16.15%) MCSE
4 62 (15.90%) Cisco Certification
5 59 (15.13%) CCNA
6 48 (12.31%) Degree
7 43 (11.03%) BPSS Clearance
8 42 (10.77%) MCITP
8 42 (10.77%) MCSA
9 38 (9.74%) LPIC
10 33 (8.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 32 (8.21%) MCP
12 20 (5.13%) SC Cleared
13 17 (4.36%) CCIE
13 17 (4.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (3.85%) CCNP
15 10 (2.56%) PhD
16 9 (2.31%) MCTS
17 7 (1.79%) A+ Certification
18 6 (1.54%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (12.05%) SLA
2 38 (9.74%) Disclosure Scotland
3 26 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.54%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.51%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 288 (73.85%) Active Directory
2 247 (63.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (33.85%) Hyper-V
4 59 (15.13%) vSphere
5 39 (10.00%) Firmware
6 32 (8.21%) Terminal Services
6 32 (8.21%) VMware ESX
7 31 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (5.90%) Virtual Servers
8 23 (5.90%) XenApp
9 18 (4.62%) Virtual Machines
9 18 (4.62%) XenServer
10 12 (3.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 12 (3.08%) Virtual Desktop
11 10 (2.56%) Docker
11 10 (2.56%) iptables
11 10 (2.56%) XenDesktop
12 8 (2.05%) KVM
13 7 (1.79%) vCloud
14 6 (1.54%) Xen
Systems Management
1 111 (28.46%) NetBackup
2 75 (19.23%) SCCM
3 54 (13.85%) SCOM
4 50 (12.82%) Norton AntiVirus
5 33 (8.46%) Nagios
6 30 (7.69%) WSUS
7 19 (4.87%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 19 (4.87%) Puppet
8 15 (3.85%) Opscode Chef
9 12 (3.08%) HP Data Protector
9 12 (3.08%) HP SIM
9 12 (3.08%) vMotion
10 11 (2.82%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (2.31%) SCDPM
11 9 (2.31%) Tivoli
12 8 (2.05%) Control-M
12 8 (2.05%) Legato
12 8 (2.05%) OpenView
12 8 (2.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 8 (2.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 296 (75.90%) VMware
2 277 (71.03%) Microsoft
3 164 (42.05%) Symantec
4 149 (38.21%) Cisco
5 146 (37.44%) HP
6 134 (34.36%) Veeam
7 128 (32.82%) Citrix
8 80 (20.51%) IBM
9 77 (19.74%) Dell
10 58 (14.87%) Red Hat
11 55 (14.10%) EMC
12 53 (13.59%) NetApp
13 49 (12.56%) Veritas
14 42 (10.77%) Sophos
15 38 (9.74%) SonicWALL
16 34 (8.72%) Oracle
17 28 (7.18%) WatchGuard
18 27 (6.92%) Apple
19 26 (6.67%) Intel Security
20 25 (6.41%) Juniper
York, North Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + on-call - bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Evesham, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £38500.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockport, Cheshire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Encore
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum and on call allowance
Posted: 10 days ago
Wetherby
greywood
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens & training
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Wetherby
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Gamesys
Posted: 10 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Thebes IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Connected IT
Salary: £20000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: 23 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £36000.00 - £38000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
London
Entegraty
Salary: From £27,000 to £32,000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £38000.00 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 26 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Cheshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum + Business Travel, Pension Scheme etc.
Posted: 19 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
RM plc
Salary: £21000 - £26000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 25 days ago