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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 518 464 479
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +15
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 449 468 472
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.45% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.00% 7.34% 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 391 413 441
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -

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
7488 6380 6497
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.55% 6.07% 5.61%
Number of salaries quoted 5930 5149 5267
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 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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 -45 430 £32,500 -7.14% 40
London -23 153 £34,000 -7.48% 9
South East -22 121 £31,500 -10.00% 16
City of London +31 43 £37,500 -1.31%
Surrey +10 43 £27,500 -29.03% 9
South West +7 38 £25,267 +6.38% 3
East of England -10 36 £26,000 -16.12% 4
North West -8 26 £29,500 -9.23% 5
Hampshire -12 22 £25,000 -20.00% 1
West Midlands -40 21 £32,500 - 1
Dorking - 21 £26,500 - 4
Bromley +2 20 £37,500 -4.45%
Yorkshire -53 20 £35,000 +32.07% 2
Oxfordshire +20 19 £33,000 +40.42% 3
Essex +14 16 £25,000 -46.80% 1
Berkshire -29 16 £50,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire -53 16 £37,500 +41.50% 2
Wiltshire 0 14 £27,017 -32.45% 1
Manchester -9 14 £29,000 -10.76% 4
Bristol - 14 £30,000 - 2
Leeds -34 13 £38,250 +27.50% 1
Abingdon - 13 £33,000 - 1
East Midlands -18 11 £45,000 +50.00%
Reading -19 11 £47,000 +34.28%
Nottinghamshire +7 10 £45,000 +24.13%
Southampton +6 10 £21,000 -26.31%
Bedfordshire -2 10 £27,500 -1.78%
Bedford -2 10 £27,500 -1.78%
Cheshire -7 10 £32,500 -
Nottingham +4 9 £45,000 +28.57%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

1 882 (92.26%) Windows
2 638 (66.74%) VMware
3 586 (61.30%) Microsoft
4 585 (61.19%) MS Exchange
5 561 (58.68%) Symantec
6 545 (57.01%) Active Directory
7 489 (51.15%) Windows Server 2008
8 460 (48.12%) Citrix
9 435 (45.50%) DNS
10 427 (44.67%) Firewall
11 423 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
12 395 (41.32%) SAN
13 388 (40.59%) Windows Server 2003
14 370 (38.70%) Exchange Server 2010
15 351 (36.72%) MS Excel
16 325 (34.00%) DHCP
17 323 (33.79%) Cisco
18 318 (33.26%) Microsoft Certification
19 284 (29.71%) Norton AntiVirus
20 275 (28.77%) HP
21 272 (28.45%) MS Office
22 256 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
23 250 (26.15%) ITIL
24 232 (24.27%) MCSE
25 228 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2007
26 218 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2003
27 213 (22.28%) TCP/IP
28 212 (22.18%) vSphere
29 210 (21.97%) SQL Server
30 201 (21.03%) Veeam

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 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
1 585 (61.19%) MS Exchange
2 370 (38.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 228 (23.85%) Exchange Server 2007
4 218 (22.80%) Exchange Server 2003
5 151 (15.79%) Exchange Server 2013
6 132 (13.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 117 (12.24%) SharePoint
8 82 (8.58%) IIS
9 66 (6.90%) Lync
10 57 (5.96%) Exchange Server 2000
11 41 (4.29%) Lotus Domino
12 26 (2.72%) IBM Notes
13 25 (2.62%) SharePoint 2013
14 16 (1.67%) Apache
15 12 (1.26%) SharePoint Server
16 7 (0.73%) SharePoint 2010
17 6 (0.63%) Tomcat
18 5 (0.52%) Moodle
18 5 (0.52%) WordPress
19 4 (0.42%) TPMS
Applications
1 351 (36.72%) MS Excel
2 272 (28.45%) MS Office
3 11 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (0.94%) FastStats
5 7 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.31%) Maya
6 3 (0.31%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.31%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 9 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (0.73%) Google Analytics
3 3 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
4 2 (0.21%) Front Arena
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.21%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.21%) Eikon
5 1 (0.10%) Sage 50
5 1 (0.10%) Exchequer
5 1 (0.10%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 59 (6.17%) Office 365
2 47 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.21%) GitHub
5 2 (0.21%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 435 (45.50%) DNS
2 427 (44.67%) Firewall
3 395 (41.32%) SAN
4 325 (34.00%) DHCP
5 213 (22.28%) TCP/IP
6 190 (19.87%) VPN
7 182 (19.04%) LAN
8 162 (16.95%) WAN
9 125 (13.08%) Wireless
10 119 (12.45%) NAS
11 97 (10.15%) VLAN
12 66 (6.90%) iSCSI
13 57 (5.96%) Wi-Fi
14 51 (5.33%) VoIP
15 46 (4.81%) SSL
15 46 (4.81%) Internet
16 40 (4.18%) Fibre Channel
17 38 (3.97%) Network Security
18 35 (3.66%) Cisco ASA
19 32 (3.35%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 210 (21.97%) SQL Server
2 56 (5.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 40 (4.18%) SQL Server 2000
3 40 (4.18%) SQL Server 2005
4 21 (2.20%) SQL Server 2012
5 19 (1.99%) MySQL
6 12 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.10%) Informix
8 1 (0.10%) DB2
8 1 (0.10%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.10%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 6 (0.63%) WebLOAD
1 6 (0.63%) Visual Studio
1 6 (0.63%) AQtime
2 4 (0.42%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (0.31%) Subversion
4 2 (0.21%) JIRA
4 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.10%) Serena SBM
General
1 88 (9.21%) Finance
2 16 (1.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 16 (1.67%) Telecoms
3 14 (1.46%) Advertising
4 11 (1.15%) Banking
5 9 (0.94%) Back Office
5 9 (0.94%) Publishing
6 8 (0.84%) Law
7 4 (0.42%) Automotive
8 3 (0.31%) Games
8 3 (0.31%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.21%) Military
9 2 (0.21%) Retail
9 2 (0.21%) Electronics
10 1 (0.10%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.10%) Legal
10 1 (0.10%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.10%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.10%) Marketing
10 1 (0.10%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 243 (25.42%) Support Engineer
2 125 (13.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 121 (12.66%) 3rd Line Support
3 121 (12.66%) Analyst
4 92 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
5 74 (7.74%) Network Engineer
6 67 (7.01%) Systems Engineer
6 67 (7.01%) IT Support
7 63 (6.59%) Support Analyst
8 60 (6.28%) Administrator
9 59 (6.17%) Server Engineer
10 56 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 50 (5.23%) Systems Administrator
12 45 (4.71%) Consultant
13 43 (4.50%) Network Support
14 42 (4.39%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
15 38 (3.97%) Server Support
16 37 (3.87%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
17 36 (3.77%) Technical Consultant
18 34 (3.56%) Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.15%) LAMP
2 8 (0.84%) .NET
3 7 (0.73%) WSH
4 6 (0.63%) XMPP
4 6 (0.63%) MAPI
5 4 (0.42%) COM
6 3 (0.31%) HTML
7 2 (0.21%) CSS
7 2 (0.21%) MSMQ
7 2 (0.21%) Memcached
8 1 (0.10%) Middleware
8 1 (0.10%) Web Services
8 1 (0.10%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 195 (20.40%) Blackberry
2 89 (9.31%) Clustering
3 71 (7.43%) Replication
4 60 (6.28%) Analytical Skills
5 46 (4.81%) EqualLogic
6 32 (3.35%) SecurID
7 31 (3.24%) Thin Client
7 31 (3.24%) Fat Client
8 29 (3.03%) Management Information System
8 29 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
9 19 (1.99%) iPhone
10 15 (1.57%) Hedge funds
10 15 (1.57%) Client/Server
11 14 (1.46%) Computer Science
11 14 (1.46%) iPad
12 8 (0.84%) Derivative
12 8 (0.84%) Firmware
12 8 (0.84%) Open Source
13 7 (0.73%) iSeries
13 7 (0.73%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 882 (92.26%) Windows
2 489 (51.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 388 (40.59%) Windows Server 2003
4 256 (26.78%) Windows Server 2012
5 196 (20.50%) Windows XP
6 191 (19.98%) Windows 7
7 147 (15.38%) Linux
8 120 (12.55%) Windows 8
9 57 (5.96%) Windows Vista
10 52 (5.44%) UNIX
11 47 (4.92%) Android
12 38 (3.97%) VMS
13 36 (3.77%) Windows 2000 Server
14 35 (3.66%) Mac OS X
15 33 (3.45%) Windows Phone
16 32 (3.35%) Windows Phone 8
17 29 (3.03%) Solaris
18 25 (2.62%) Mac OS
19 22 (2.30%) Windows 2000
20 16 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (26.15%) ITIL
2 108 (11.30%) Disaster Recovery
3 79 (8.26%) Service Delivery
4 66 (6.90%) Mentoring
5 46 (4.81%) Kalman Filter
6 37 (3.87%) Migration
7 34 (3.56%) Problem Management
8 32 (3.35%) Network Monitoring
8 32 (3.35%) Change Control
8 32 (3.35%) Project Management
9 28 (2.93%) Asset Management
10 25 (2.62%) Data Protection
11 22 (2.30%) Business Continuity
11 22 (2.30%) Change Management
11 22 (2.30%) Service Management
12 21 (2.20%) ITIL V3
13 20 (2.09%) Time Management
13 20 (2.09%) Technical Architecture
14 19 (1.99%) Incident Management
14 19 (1.99%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 141 (14.75%) SQL
2 82 (8.58%) PowerShell
3 27 (2.82%) VB
4 24 (2.51%) Bash Shell
4 24 (2.51%) VBScript
5 18 (1.88%) Perl
6 10 (1.05%) C
7 9 (0.94%) C#
8 6 (0.63%) C++
8 6 (0.63%) PHP
9 4 (0.42%) Shell Script
10 3 (0.31%) Java
10 3 (0.31%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.21%) Ruby
11 2 (0.21%) Python
Qualifications
1 318 (33.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 232 (24.27%) MCSE
3 138 (14.44%) MCITP
4 128 (13.39%) MCSA
5 116 (12.13%) Cisco Certification
6 115 (12.03%) CCNA
7 84 (8.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 76 (7.95%) MCTS
9 68 (7.11%) MCP
10 64 (6.69%) Degree
11 60 (6.28%) SC Cleared
11 60 (6.28%) Security Cleared
12 39 (4.08%) Citrix Certification
13 36 (3.77%) CCA
14 26 (2.72%) CCNP
15 18 (1.88%) A+ Certification
16 14 (1.46%) NCDA
17 12 (1.26%) VCAP
18 11 (1.15%) MCDST
19 9 (0.94%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 132 (13.81%) SLA
2 12 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.15%) QA
4 3 (0.31%) COBIT
5 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.10%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 545 (57.01%) Active Directory
2 423 (44.25%) VMware Infrastructure
3 212 (22.18%) vSphere
4 195 (20.40%) Hyper-V
5 179 (18.72%) XenApp
6 133 (13.91%) VMware ESX
7 63 (6.59%) Terminal Services
8 61 (6.38%) VMware ESXi
9 57 (5.96%) XenDesktop
10 54 (5.65%) XenServer
11 39 (4.08%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 31 (3.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 20 (2.09%) MetaFrame
14 15 (1.57%) Forefront TMG
15 13 (1.36%) ISA Server
16 10 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
16 10 (1.05%) Xen
16 10 (1.05%) vCloud
17 9 (0.94%) Oracle RAC
18 6 (0.63%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 284 (29.71%) Norton AntiVirus
2 117 (12.24%) NetBackup
3 101 (10.56%) SCCM
4 79 (8.26%) WSUS
5 46 (4.81%) McAfee ePO
6 43 (4.50%) SCOM
7 40 (4.18%) ARCserve
8 21 (2.20%) Nagios
9 20 (2.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 13 (1.36%) EMC NetWorker
11 12 (1.26%) Legato
12 11 (1.15%) Cisco CUCM
13 10 (1.05%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 9 (0.94%) Data Guard
14 9 (0.94%) ZABBIX
15 8 (0.84%) SCDPM
15 8 (0.84%) WhatsUp Gold
15 8 (0.84%) HP SIM
16 7 (0.73%) Tivoli Storage Manager
17 6 (0.63%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 638 (66.74%) VMware
2 586 (61.30%) Microsoft
3 561 (58.68%) Symantec
4 460 (48.12%) Citrix
5 323 (33.79%) Cisco
6 275 (28.77%) HP
7 201 (21.03%) Veeam
8 155 (16.21%) Dell
9 140 (14.64%) EMC
10 132 (13.81%) NetApp
11 116 (12.13%) McAfee
12 107 (11.19%) Juniper
13 91 (9.52%) Sophos
14 75 (7.85%) Veritas
15 63 (6.59%) Apple
16 58 (6.07%) Lotus
17 50 (5.23%) CheckPoint
18 49 (5.13%) Avaya
19 40 (4.18%) CommVault
19 40 (4.18%) Meru Networks
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
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Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + GREAT BONUS, TRAINING
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Salary: £29000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
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Salary: £25000 per annum
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Salary: 35000 - 55000 + excellent benefits
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