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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
UK
Rank 695 647 568
Rank change year-on-year
-48 -79
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 154 298 425
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.30% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.17% 3.79% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 133 285 379
Median salary £34,000 £35,000 £34,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +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
7088 7858 7772
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 8.40% 7.86% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 5815 6415 6236
Median salary £55,000 £50,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.91% +6.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £75,000
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 20 January 2017 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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -50 144 £33,000 -5.71% 11
South East +6 42 £28,000 -24.32% 1
London 0 40 £37,500 +10.29% 3
Berkshire +36 18 £50,000 -
Reading +31 15 £50,000 -
North West -10 15 £32,500 - 2
Manchester -16 13 £32,500 - 1
City of London +30 12 £25,000 -6.54%
West Midlands -2 12 £36,750 +11.36%
East Midlands +17 11 £38,000 +8.57%
East of England +3 10 £35,250 +8.46% 1
Birmingham -5 9 - -
West Sussex +13 8 £26,750 -16.40%
Northamptonshire +6 7 £38,000 +8.57%
Buckinghamshire +25 6 £25,000 -
Milton Keynes +15 6 £25,000 -
Crawley +14 6 £25,000 -21.87%
South West +1 6 £39,250 +12.14% 1
Yorkshire +23 5 £27,000 -22.85%
Essex +20 5 £33,000 +29.41%
Surrey -1 5 £25,000 -10.71% 1
Altrincham - 5 £32,500 -
Halstead - 5 £33,000 -
Stockport - 5 £32,500 - 1
Wiltshire +28 4 £45,500 +21.33%
Northampton +17 4 £37,250 +6.42%
North Yorkshire +3 4 £27,000 -32.50%
Nottingham - 4 - -
Nottinghamshire - 4 - -
Cambridgeshire +1 3 £37,500 +44.23%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 285 (82.13%) Windows
2 272 (78.39%) Active Directory
3 268 (77.23%) VMware
4 242 (69.74%) Microsoft
5 222 (63.98%) VMware Infrastructure
6 197 (56.77%) Windows Server
7 180 (51.87%) Firewall
8 168 (48.41%) MS Exchange
9 157 (45.24%) DNS
10 129 (37.18%) Citrix
11 125 (36.02%) Cisco
12 121 (34.87%) Windows Server 2012
13 120 (34.58%) Hyper-V
14 118 (34.01%) Veeam
14 118 (34.01%) Windows Server 2008
14 118 (34.01%) HP
14 118 (34.01%) Symantec
15 117 (33.72%) MS Excel
16 110 (31.70%) Linux
17 103 (29.68%) NetBackup
18 95 (27.38%) SAN
19 93 (26.80%) ITIL
19 93 (26.80%) SQL
19 93 (26.80%) Windows 7
20 91 (26.22%) VPN
21 87 (25.07%) TCP/IP
22 86 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
23 85 (24.50%) DHCP
24 84 (24.21%) Office 365
25 78 (22.48%) 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
1 168 (48.41%) MS Exchange
2 86 (24.78%) Exchange Server 2010
3 72 (20.75%) IIS
4 66 (19.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 65 (18.73%) Exchange Server 2007
6 64 (18.44%) SharePoint
7 47 (13.54%) Skype for Business
8 18 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2003
9 9 (2.59%) Apache
10 7 (2.02%) IBM Notes
10 7 (2.02%) nginx
10 7 (2.02%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.86%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.58%) IBM Domino
12 2 (0.58%) WebSphere
13 1 (0.29%) JBoss
13 1 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
13 1 (0.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 117 (33.72%) MS Excel
2 78 (22.48%) MS Office
3 9 (2.59%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 5 (1.44%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.86%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.29%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 7 (2.02%) Sentinel
2 3 (0.86%) Bankmaster
3 2 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.29%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 84 (24.21%) Office 365
2 40 (11.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (4.03%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.46%) Mimecast
5 7 (2.02%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.58%) IaaS
6 2 (0.58%) PaaS
6 2 (0.58%) Rackspace Cloud
7 1 (0.29%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 180 (51.87%) Firewall
2 157 (45.24%) DNS
3 95 (27.38%) SAN
4 91 (26.22%) VPN
5 87 (25.07%) TCP/IP
6 85 (24.50%) DHCP
7 67 (19.31%) SSL
8 46 (13.26%) WAN
9 39 (11.24%) VoIP
10 37 (10.66%) LAN
11 35 (10.09%) VLAN
12 28 (8.07%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (6.05%) Wireless
14 20 (5.76%) DSL
14 20 (5.76%) Internet
15 18 (5.19%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (4.61%) NAS
17 14 (4.03%) ADSL
18 13 (3.75%) Skype
19 11 (3.17%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (21.04%) SQL Server
2 24 (6.92%) MySQL
3 16 (4.61%) SQL Server 2012
4 12 (3.46%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
6 10 (2.88%) Amazon RDS
7 6 (1.73%) MariaDB
8 5 (1.44%) Oracle Database
9 3 (0.86%) DB2
10 2 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
10 2 (0.58%) SQL Server 2014
11 1 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.29%) Informix
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.73%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.29%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.29%) Visual Studio
General
1 51 (14.70%) Finance
2 41 (11.82%) Publishing
3 14 (4.03%) Retail
4 12 (3.46%) Manufacturing
4 12 (3.46%) Telecoms
5 9 (2.59%) Back Office
6 7 (2.02%) Financial Institution
7 5 (1.44%) Banking
8 3 (0.86%) Front Office
8 3 (0.86%) Marketing
9 2 (0.58%) Advertising
9 2 (0.58%) Billing
9 2 (0.58%) Games
9 2 (0.58%) Legal
Job Titles
1 73 (21.04%) Analyst
2 72 (20.75%) Support Engineer
3 56 (16.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 53 (15.27%) IT Support
5 47 (13.54%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 44 (12.68%) IT Engineer
7 42 (12.10%) Technical Specialist
8 34 (9.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 34 (9.80%) Administrator
8 34 (9.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (8.36%) 2nd Line Support
9 29 (8.36%) Systems Administrator
10 28 (8.07%) IT Support Engineer
11 27 (7.78%) IT Analyst
12 20 (5.76%) Infrastructure Support
12 20 (5.76%) Service Analyst
12 20 (5.76%) Service Desk Analyst
12 20 (5.76%) Technical Support
13 19 (5.48%) Support Analyst
14 18 (5.19%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.31%) Web Services
2 5 (1.44%) EDI
3 4 (1.15%) .NET
3 4 (1.15%) HTML
3 4 (1.15%) Software Packaging
4 3 (0.86%) CAdES
4 3 (0.86%) Middleware
4 3 (0.86%) PAdES
4 3 (0.86%) RabbitMQ
4 3 (0.86%) XAdES
5 2 (0.58%) CSS
5 2 (0.58%) HTML5
5 2 (0.58%) JSON
6 1 (0.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.29%) jQuery
6 1 (0.29%) Windows SharePoint Services
6 1 (0.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (18.73%) Data Centre
2 41 (11.82%) CMDB
3 30 (8.65%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (8.36%) Clustering
5 24 (6.92%) Computer Science
6 21 (6.05%) Driving Licence
6 21 (6.05%) Management Information System
7 19 (5.48%) Blackberry
7 19 (5.48%) Replication
8 6 (1.73%) AS400
8 6 (1.73%) Hedge funds
8 6 (1.73%) Public Cloud
8 6 (1.73%) RSA SecurID
8 6 (1.73%) VAX
9 5 (1.44%) IBM XIV
9 5 (1.44%) iPad
10 4 (1.15%) EMC VNX
10 4 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.15%) Hybrid Cloud
10 4 (1.15%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 285 (82.13%) Windows
2 197 (56.77%) Windows Server
3 121 (34.87%) Windows Server 2012
4 118 (34.01%) Windows Server 2008
5 110 (31.70%) Linux
6 93 (26.80%) Windows 7
7 72 (20.75%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (17.00%) Windows 8
9 52 (14.99%) Windows 10
10 27 (7.78%) Mac OS X
10 27 (7.78%) Windows XP
11 22 (6.34%) Unix
12 14 (4.03%) AIX
13 13 (3.75%) Ubuntu
14 12 (3.46%) CentOS
15 9 (2.59%) Windows Vista
16 8 (2.31%) Windows Mobile
17 7 (2.02%) Solaris
18 6 (1.73%) Mac OS
18 6 (1.73%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 93 (26.80%) ITIL
2 67 (19.31%) Service Delivery
3 50 (14.41%) Line Management
3 50 (14.41%) Presales
4 41 (11.82%) Continuous Improvement
5 30 (8.65%) Migration
6 28 (8.07%) Load Balancing
7 27 (7.78%) Disaster Recovery
8 26 (7.49%) Service Management
9 23 (6.63%) Patch Management
10 22 (6.34%) Kalman Filter
11 21 (6.05%) Business Continuity
11 21 (6.05%) Web Filtering
12 20 (5.76%) Server Building
13 18 (5.19%) Data Management
13 18 (5.19%) High Availability
14 16 (4.61%) Server Virtualisation
14 16 (4.61%) Time Management
15 14 (4.03%) Data Protection
15 14 (4.03%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 93 (26.80%) SQL
2 47 (13.54%) PowerShell
3 10 (2.88%) VB
4 8 (2.31%) VBScript
5 3 (0.86%) Bash Shell
5 3 (0.86%) C
5 3 (0.86%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.86%) VBA
6 2 (0.58%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.58%) PHP
7 1 (0.29%) C#
7 1 (0.29%) Python
Qualifications
1 76 (21.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 55 (15.85%) Security Cleared
3 48 (13.83%) MCSE
4 47 (13.54%) Cisco Certification
4 47 (13.54%) Degree
5 44 (12.68%) CCNA
6 42 (12.10%) BPSS Clearance
7 41 (11.82%) LPIC
8 37 (10.66%) MCSA
9 33 (9.51%) MCITP
10 22 (6.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 21 (6.05%) MCP
12 15 (4.32%) CCNP
13 14 (4.03%) ITIL Certification
14 10 (2.88%) PhD
15 9 (2.59%) SC Cleared
16 8 (2.31%) CCIE
16 8 (2.31%) MCTS
16 8 (2.31%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
17 7 (2.02%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (13.26%) SLA
2 41 (11.82%) Disclosure Scotland
3 21 (6.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (4.03%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.86%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.29%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 272 (78.39%) Active Directory
2 222 (63.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 120 (34.58%) Hyper-V
4 49 (14.12%) vSphere
5 41 (11.82%) Firmware
6 31 (8.93%) VMware ESXi
7 19 (5.48%) VMware ESX
8 18 (5.19%) Virtual Servers
9 17 (4.90%) XenServer
10 16 (4.61%) XenApp
11 15 (4.32%) Terminal Services
12 12 (3.46%) Virtual Machines
13 10 (2.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 8 (2.31%) Virtual Desktop
15 7 (2.02%) KVM
16 6 (1.73%) Docker
16 6 (1.73%) iptables
16 6 (1.73%) Postfix
16 6 (1.73%) Squid
16 6 (1.73%) Xen
Systems Management
1 103 (29.68%) NetBackup
2 75 (21.61%) SCCM
3 54 (15.56%) SCOM
4 40 (11.53%) Norton AntiVirus
5 25 (7.20%) WSUS
6 21 (6.05%) Nagios
7 16 (4.61%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 12 (3.46%) HP SIM
9 10 (2.88%) Legato
9 10 (2.88%) SCDPM
9 10 (2.88%) XenMobile
10 9 (2.59%) McAfee ePO
10 9 (2.59%) OpenView
10 9 (2.59%) Puppet
11 8 (2.31%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 8 (2.31%) vMotion
12 6 (1.73%) AirWatch
12 6 (1.73%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (1.73%) NetVault Backup
12 6 (1.73%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 268 (77.23%) VMware
2 242 (69.74%) Microsoft
3 129 (37.18%) Citrix
4 125 (36.02%) Cisco
5 118 (34.01%) HP
5 118 (34.01%) Symantec
5 118 (34.01%) Veeam
6 76 (21.90%) IBM
7 68 (19.60%) Dell
8 60 (17.29%) Red Hat
9 59 (17.00%) EMC
9 59 (17.00%) NetApp
10 45 (12.97%) Sophos
11 42 (12.10%) Veritas
12 28 (8.07%) Apple
13 27 (7.78%) Oracle
14 24 (6.92%) CheckPoint
14 24 (6.92%) Intel Security
15 22 (6.34%) Juniper
15 22 (6.34%) SonicWALL
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