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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 569 517 487
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -30
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 351 478 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.32% 0.40% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.62% 6.46% 7.10%
Number of salaries quoted 304 447 409
Average salary £32,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,600 £45,000 £50,000
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
7600 7398 6689
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.90% 6.20% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6046 5887 5170
Average salary £50,000 £45,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.89% -4.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £41,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.81% -2.35%

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 May 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 May 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 -53 343 £32,000 -8.57% 43
London +13 124 £37,500 -1.31% 5
South East -38 86 £29,000 -17.14% 6
East of England -1 46 £30,000 -4.00% 6
Surrey +25 36 £28,000 -27.27% 2
South West -7 33 £27,000 -20.00% 8
Essex +15 24 £30,000 -20.00% 2
Hertfordshire +12 22 £30,000 -33.33% 3
City of London +18 19 £40,500 +8.00% 2
North West -5 19 £35,000 +44.32% 1
Gloucestershire -2 18 £27,750 -7.50% 5
Hemel Hempstead -10 18 £24,000 -46.66%
Egham - 18 £28,000 - 1
Yorkshire +15 17 £30,000 -25.00% 7
West Yorkshire +23 14 £27,500 -17.29% 5
Kent +16 14 £30,000 -29.41%
Reading -8 14 £41,000 +8.60%
Berkshire -12 14 £41,000 +17.14% 1
East Midlands +6 11 £27,500 -20.28% 5
Hampshire -32 9 £17,500 -38.59%
Leeds +11 8 £26,000 -8.77% 2
West Midlands -38 8 £34,500 +15.00% 5
Brentwood - 8 £46,250 - 1
Southend-on-Sea - 8 - -
Stansted - 8 £30,000 -
Bristol +4 7 £37,500 +11.94%
Cheshire +2 7 £30,000 +25.00% 1
Manchester -8 7 £32,500 +25.00%
Southampton -18 7 £17,500 -30.00%
Cheltenham - 7 £33,500 - 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 684 (89.30%) Windows
2 548 (71.54%) VMware
3 531 (69.32%) MS Exchange
4 528 (68.93%) Microsoft
5 475 (62.01%) Symantec
6 470 (61.36%) Active Directory
7 394 (51.44%) Windows Server 2008
8 377 (49.22%) VMware Infrastructure
9 369 (48.17%) Firewall
10 330 (43.08%) Citrix
11 319 (41.64%) DNS
12 301 (39.30%) Exchange Server 2010
13 292 (38.12%) Cisco
14 286 (37.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 286 (37.34%) Windows Server 2012
15 276 (36.03%) SAN
15 276 (36.03%) DHCP
16 268 (34.99%) MS Excel
17 259 (33.81%) Hyper-V
18 240 (31.33%) TCP/IP
19 227 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
20 224 (29.24%) SQL Server
21 220 (28.72%) Exchange Server 2007
22 213 (27.81%) HP
23 208 (27.15%) vSphere
24 203 (26.50%) Exchange Server 2003
25 192 (25.07%) MS Office
26 188 (24.54%) Windows 7
27 182 (23.76%) MCSE
28 172 (22.45%) XenApp

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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
1 531 (69.32%) MS Exchange
2 301 (39.30%) Exchange Server 2010
3 220 (28.72%) Exchange Server 2007
4 203 (26.50%) Exchange Server 2003
5 126 (16.45%) SharePoint
6 109 (14.23%) Exchange Server 2013
7 79 (10.31%) IIS
8 64 (8.36%) Lync
9 55 (7.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 25 (3.26%) Exchange Server 2000
11 15 (1.96%) Apache
12 14 (1.83%) SAS
13 9 (1.17%) IBM Notes
14 8 (1.04%) Exchange Server 5.5
14 8 (1.04%) SharePoint Server
15 6 (0.78%) Lotus Domino
16 3 (0.39%) SharePoint 2013
17 2 (0.26%) JBoss
17 2 (0.26%) Tomcat
18 1 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 268 (34.99%) MS Excel
2 192 (25.07%) MS Office
3 6 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 4 (0.52%) AutoCAD
5 3 (0.39%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.13%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.65%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (0.39%) Eikon
2 3 (0.39%) Front Arena
3 2 (0.26%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.26%) SAP CCM
3 2 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.26%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 107 (13.97%) Office 365
2 11 (1.44%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (1.04%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.65%) Mimecast
5 4 (0.52%) SaaS
6 3 (0.39%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.26%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.13%) Symantec.cloud
8 1 (0.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 369 (48.17%) Firewall
2 319 (41.64%) DNS
3 276 (36.03%) SAN
3 276 (36.03%) DHCP
4 240 (31.33%) TCP/IP
5 136 (17.75%) VPN
6 107 (13.97%) WAN
7 95 (12.40%) LAN
8 80 (10.44%) VoIP
8 80 (10.44%) Wireless
9 74 (9.66%) VLAN
10 54 (7.05%) NAS
11 45 (5.87%) iSCSI
12 33 (4.31%) SSL
13 31 (4.05%) Cisco ASA
14 26 (3.39%) Wi-Fi
15 22 (2.87%) DMZ
16 21 (2.74%) SMTP
16 21 (2.74%) NetScaler
17 20 (2.61%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (29.24%) SQL Server
2 66 (8.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 38 (4.96%) SQL Server 2000
4 33 (4.31%) SQL Server 2005
5 16 (2.09%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (1.17%) MySQL
7 2 (0.26%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.13%) Big Data
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (0.65%) MSI
2 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.13%) WinDbg
General
1 88 (11.49%) Finance
2 18 (2.35%) Legal
3 16 (2.09%) Advertising
4 12 (1.57%) Telecoms
4 12 (1.57%) Back Office
4 12 (1.57%) Law
5 9 (1.17%) Games
6 8 (1.04%) Banking
7 5 (0.65%) Marketing
7 5 (0.65%) French Language
7 5 (0.65%) Manufacturing
8 4 (0.52%) German Language
8 4 (0.52%) Spanish Language
9 3 (0.39%) Multimedia
9 3 (0.39%) Investment Banking
9 3 (0.39%) Publishing
9 3 (0.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.26%) Local Government
11 1 (0.13%) Retail
11 1 (0.13%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 125 (16.32%) Support Engineer
2 117 (15.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 92 (12.01%) Analyst
4 71 (9.27%) 3rd Line Support
5 55 (7.18%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 54 (7.05%) IT Support
7 53 (6.92%) Technical Support
7 53 (6.92%) Systems Engineer
8 48 (6.27%) Network Engineer
9 40 (5.22%) Support Analyst
10 35 (4.57%) Administrator
11 34 (4.44%) Systems Administrator
12 33 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support
13 32 (4.18%) Consultant
14 30 (3.92%) Service Analyst
14 30 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
15 28 (3.66%) Server Engineer
16 25 (3.26%) 1st Line Support
17 24 (3.13%) Team Leader
17 24 (3.13%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.48%) Web Services
2 17 (2.22%) MAPI
3 3 (0.39%) Application Packaging
3 3 (0.39%) .NET
4 1 (0.13%) V-Ray
4 1 (0.13%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 152 (19.84%) Blackberry
2 94 (12.27%) Clustering
3 51 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
4 44 (5.74%) Replication
5 36 (4.70%) Thin Client
5 36 (4.70%) Fat Client
6 31 (4.05%) iPhone
7 24 (3.13%) PDA
8 20 (2.61%) Management Information System
9 14 (1.83%) Client/Server
10 13 (1.70%) BYOD
11 9 (1.17%) Hedge funds
11 9 (1.17%) EqualLogic
12 8 (1.04%) iPad
13 7 (0.91%) iSeries
14 6 (0.78%) Mathematics
14 6 (0.78%) Enterprise Software
15 5 (0.65%) Private Cloud
15 5 (0.65%) CLARiiON
15 5 (0.65%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 684 (89.30%) Windows
2 394 (51.44%) Windows Server 2008
3 286 (37.34%) Windows Server 2003
3 286 (37.34%) Windows Server 2012
4 188 (24.54%) Windows 7
5 161 (21.02%) Windows 8
6 134 (17.49%) Windows XP
7 84 (10.97%) Linux
8 60 (7.83%) Windows Vista
9 43 (5.61%) Windows 2000
10 37 (4.83%) UNIX
11 26 (3.39%) Android
12 23 (3.00%) Mac OS X
13 14 (1.83%) Mac OS
14 12 (1.57%) Solaris
15 8 (1.04%) AIX
15 8 (1.04%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.91%) HPUX
17 5 (0.65%) Ubuntu
17 5 (0.65%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (19.32%) ITIL
2 52 (6.79%) Project Management
3 41 (5.35%) Disaster Recovery
4 36 (4.70%) Change Management
5 32 (4.18%) Service Delivery
6 31 (4.05%) Kalman Filter
7 30 (3.92%) Migration
8 28 (3.66%) CRM
9 25 (3.26%) Problem Management
10 23 (3.00%) Infrastructure Management
10 23 (3.00%) Change Control
11 22 (2.87%) Configuration Management
12 19 (2.48%) Business Continuity
13 18 (2.35%) BCP
14 17 (2.22%) Mentoring
15 16 (2.09%) Technical Architecture
16 15 (1.96%) Data Protection
17 14 (1.83%) Time Management
17 14 (1.83%) Project Planning
17 14 (1.83%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 128 (16.71%) SQL
2 73 (9.53%) PowerShell
3 29 (3.79%) VBScript
4 9 (1.17%) C
5 8 (1.04%) VB
6 4 (0.52%) R
7 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.13%) C#
8 1 (0.13%) Java
8 1 (0.13%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 227 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
2 182 (23.76%) MCSE
3 118 (15.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 106 (13.84%) CCNA
4 106 (13.84%) Cisco Certification
4 106 (13.84%) MCSA
5 77 (10.05%) MCITP
6 69 (9.01%) MCP
7 55 (7.18%) Citrix Certification
8 54 (7.05%) CCA
9 42 (5.48%) Degree
10 41 (5.35%) Security Cleared
11 34 (4.44%) SC Cleared
12 18 (2.35%) CCNP
13 12 (1.57%) NCDA
14 11 (1.44%) MCTS
15 10 (1.31%) ITIL Certification
15 10 (1.31%) PhD
15 10 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 5 (0.65%) NCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 76 (9.92%) SLA
2 13 (1.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 4 (0.52%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 3 (0.39%) HL7
4 3 (0.39%) DICOM
4 3 (0.39%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.39%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.26%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.13%) QA
6 1 (0.13%) BS25999
System Software
1 470 (61.36%) Active Directory
2 377 (49.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 259 (33.81%) Hyper-V
4 208 (27.15%) vSphere
5 172 (22.45%) XenApp
6 132 (17.23%) VMware ESX
7 95 (12.40%) XenDesktop
8 73 (9.53%) XenServer
8 73 (9.53%) Terminal Services
9 72 (9.40%) VMware ESXi
10 56 (7.31%) vCloud
11 29 (3.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 19 (2.48%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 17 (2.22%) VMware Workstation
14 11 (1.44%) ISA Server
15 6 (0.78%) MetaFrame
16 5 (0.65%) Forefront TMG
16 5 (0.65%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.52%) VMware Server
17 4 (0.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 166 (21.67%) Norton AntiVirus
2 102 (13.32%) NetBackup
3 76 (9.92%) WSUS
4 69 (9.01%) SCCM
5 49 (6.40%) SCOM
6 36 (4.70%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 30 (3.92%) ARCserve
8 28 (3.66%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 21 (2.74%) McAfee ePO
10 19 (2.48%) SCVMM
10 19 (2.48%) SCDPM
11 14 (1.83%) Nagios
12 12 (1.57%) vMotion
13 9 (1.17%) HP Data Protector
14 8 (1.04%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 7 (0.91%) HP SIM
15 7 (0.91%) Legato
15 7 (0.91%) Tivoli
16 6 (0.78%) OpenView
16 6 (0.78%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 548 (71.54%) VMware
2 528 (68.93%) Microsoft
3 475 (62.01%) Symantec
4 330 (43.08%) Citrix
5 292 (38.12%) Cisco
6 213 (27.81%) HP
7 163 (21.28%) Veeam
8 107 (13.97%) Dell
9 90 (11.75%) Sophos
10 81 (10.57%) NetApp
11 62 (8.09%) EMC
12 57 (7.44%) McAfee
13 56 (7.31%) Veritas
14 55 (7.18%) CheckPoint
15 42 (5.48%) Apple
16 36 (4.70%) Juniper
17 32 (4.18%) SonicWALL
18 29 (3.79%) CommVault
19 24 (3.13%) Websense
20 22 (2.87%) Avaya
Egham, Surrey
Spargonet Consulting Plc
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum, Benefits Pension, Health plan and Life Assu
Posted: 9 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £25000 - £33000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
set2recruit
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Panoptics Global
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hertfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £38000 per annum + On-call + Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £36,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stroud, Gloucestershire
Sanderson
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £24,000 - £35,000 + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Kettering, Northamptonshire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Car + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: Up to £35k plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £21000 - £24000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago