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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 504 498 494
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -4
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 462 443 457
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.40% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.96% 6.69% 6.94%
Number of salaries quoted 413 405 419
Average salary £32,500 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £31,000 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -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
7751 6623 6582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.81% 6.05% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 6206 5274 5435
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 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%

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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +7 453 £32,500 -7.14% 54
South East +53 160 £28,000 -3.44% 6
London -27 147 £36,750 -2.00% 19
Surrey +45 79 £28,000 - 2
East of England +10 55 £45,000 +45.16% 6
Dorking -5 41 £26,500 -6.19% 1
City of London +32 36 £31,750 -15.33% 3
North West +13 31 £29,750 +8.18% 8
West Midlands -3 25 £37,000 -17.77% 2
Manchester +5 23 £29,500 +7.27% 4
Hertfordshire -7 23 £45,000 +12.50% 4
Essex +12 20 £35,000 - 2
Egham - 19 £32,500 -
Kent +13 18 £32,500 -43.47% 2
South West -18 16 £30,000 +10.09% 4
Yorkshire -57 15 £29,000 +16.00% 8
Hemel Hempstead - 14 £47,500 -
Hampshire -17 13 £25,000 -2.91%
Maidstone - 13 £32,500 - 2
West Yorkshire -34 12 £30,000 +25.00% 5
Bromley +10 11 £37,500 -
East Sussex +6 10 £38,000 +1.33%
Berkshire +1 10 £32,500 -7.14% 2
Brighton +1 10 £38,000 +1.33%
West Sussex -4 9 £26,000 -31.57%
Coventry -6 9 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Leeds -26 9 £30,000 +36.36% 5
Southampton - 9 £24,000 -
Oxfordshire +17 8 £33,000 +43.47%
Buckinghamshire -4 8 £31,000 +29.16%

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 November 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.

1 851 (91.02%) Windows
2 633 (67.70%) VMware
3 617 (65.99%) Microsoft
4 591 (63.21%) Symantec
5 585 (62.57%) Active Directory
6 582 (62.25%) MS Exchange
7 482 (51.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 458 (48.98%) Citrix
9 454 (48.56%) VMware Infrastructure
10 428 (45.78%) DNS
11 411 (43.96%) Firewall
12 363 (38.82%) SAN
13 362 (38.72%) Windows Server 2003
14 353 (37.75%) Exchange Server 2010
15 342 (36.58%) DHCP
16 323 (34.55%) Cisco
17 319 (34.12%) MS Excel
18 297 (31.76%) Norton AntiVirus
19 293 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
20 287 (30.70%) Microsoft Certification
21 281 (30.05%) MS Office
22 267 (28.56%) HP
23 241 (25.78%) Exchange Server 2007
24 240 (25.67%) ITIL
25 224 (23.96%) TCP/IP
26 222 (23.74%) vSphere
27 219 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2003
28 218 (23.32%) MCSE
29 214 (22.89%) Windows 7
30 202 (21.60%) Veeam

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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
1 582 (62.25%) MS Exchange
2 353 (37.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 241 (25.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 219 (23.42%) Exchange Server 2003
5 137 (14.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 108 (11.55%) SharePoint
7 84 (8.98%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 76 (8.13%) IIS
9 57 (6.10%) Lync
10 34 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2000
11 24 (2.57%) IBM Notes
12 21 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 20 (2.14%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (0.96%) Apache
15 8 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
16 6 (0.64%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.64%) SAS
17 5 (0.53%) Tomcat
18 4 (0.43%) JBoss
18 4 (0.43%) Jetty
Applications
1 319 (34.12%) MS Excel
2 281 (30.05%) MS Office
3 13 (1.39%) MS PowerPoint
4 8 (0.86%) FastStats
5 3 (0.32%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.32%) Maya
5 3 (0.32%) 3ds Max
5 3 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Revit
Business Applications
1 7 (0.75%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.53%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.43%) Front Arena
3 4 (0.43%) Eikon
4 3 (0.32%) Sage 50
4 3 (0.32%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 2 (0.21%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.11%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 50 (5.35%) Office 365
2 37 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.43%) SaaS
4 4 (0.43%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 428 (45.78%) DNS
2 411 (43.96%) Firewall
3 363 (38.82%) SAN
4 342 (36.58%) DHCP
5 224 (23.96%) TCP/IP
6 174 (18.61%) WAN
7 171 (18.29%) LAN
8 166 (17.75%) VPN
9 101 (10.80%) Wireless
10 84 (8.98%) NAS
11 76 (8.13%) iSCSI
11 76 (8.13%) VLAN
12 63 (6.74%) VoIP
13 47 (5.03%) Wi-Fi
14 44 (4.71%) Internet
15 43 (4.60%) SSL
16 34 (3.64%) Network Security
17 33 (3.53%) Cisco ASA
18 32 (3.42%) Fibre Channel
19 30 (3.21%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 181 (19.36%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (5.03%) SQL Server 2005
4 28 (2.99%) SQL Server 2000
5 26 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 15 (1.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (0.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.64%) MySQL
9 1 (0.11%) DB2
9 1 (0.11%) Informix
9 1 (0.11%) QlikView
9 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.28%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.43%) AQtime
2 4 (0.43%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.43%) LoadRunner
2 4 (0.43%) WebLOAD
3 3 (0.32%) Subversion
3 3 (0.32%) JIRA
4 2 (0.21%) MSI
4 2 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) Serena SBM
General
1 95 (10.16%) Finance
2 19 (2.03%) Advertising
3 18 (1.93%) Telecoms
4 16 (1.71%) Pharmaceutical
5 12 (1.28%) Back Office
6 10 (1.07%) Banking
7 9 (0.96%) Marketing
8 6 (0.64%) Multimedia
9 5 (0.53%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.53%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.53%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.32%) Law
10 3 (0.32%) Electronics
10 3 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.21%) Military
11 2 (0.21%) Publishing
11 2 (0.21%) Retail
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
12 1 (0.11%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 213 (22.78%) Support Engineer
2 129 (13.80%) Analyst
3 118 (12.62%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 95 (10.16%) 3rd Line Support
5 87 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
6 75 (8.02%) IT Support
7 66 (7.06%) Network Engineer
8 64 (6.84%) Technical Support
9 62 (6.63%) Systems Engineer
10 59 (6.31%) Support Analyst
11 58 (6.20%) Administrator
12 52 (5.56%) Server Engineer
13 50 (5.35%) Systems Administrator
14 43 (4.60%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 42 (4.49%) Service Analyst
16 40 (4.28%) Consultant
17 39 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
18 37 (3.96%) Technical Engineer
19 35 (3.74%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
20 34 (3.64%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (1.07%) .NET
2 7 (0.75%) XMPP
2 7 (0.75%) Web Services
3 6 (0.64%) MAPI
3 6 (0.64%) COM
4 4 (0.43%) Memcached
5 2 (0.21%) WSH
6 1 (0.11%) Middleware
6 1 (0.11%) LAMP
6 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 168 (17.97%) Blackberry
2 62 (6.63%) Clustering
3 57 (6.10%) Thin Client
3 57 (6.10%) Fat Client
4 49 (5.24%) Analytical Skills
5 44 (4.71%) Replication
6 39 (4.17%) EqualLogic
7 25 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.14%) Management Information System
9 17 (1.82%) Hedge funds
9 17 (1.82%) iSeries
9 17 (1.82%) Computer Science
10 16 (1.71%) AS400
11 15 (1.60%) SecurID
12 13 (1.39%) iPhone
13 7 (0.75%) iPad
13 7 (0.75%) Mathematics
13 7 (0.75%) Streaming Media
14 6 (0.64%) NHS
15 5 (0.53%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 851 (91.02%) Windows
2 482 (51.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 362 (38.72%) Windows Server 2003
4 293 (31.34%) Windows Server 2012
5 214 (22.89%) Windows 7
6 200 (21.39%) Windows XP
7 147 (15.72%) Windows 8
8 114 (12.19%) Linux
9 69 (7.38%) Windows Vista
10 55 (5.88%) UNIX
11 34 (3.64%) Mac OS X
12 33 (3.53%) Android
13 30 (3.21%) Windows 2000
14 26 (2.78%) VMS
15 24 (2.57%) Solaris
16 19 (2.03%) Windows 2000 Server
17 17 (1.82%) Windows Phone
17 17 (1.82%) Windows Mobile
18 16 (1.71%) Apple iOS
19 15 (1.60%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 240 (25.67%) ITIL
2 85 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 69 (7.38%) Service Delivery
4 61 (6.52%) Kalman Filter
5 46 (4.92%) Mentoring
6 37 (3.96%) Change Management
6 37 (3.96%) Project Management
7 36 (3.85%) Problem Management
8 34 (3.64%) Asset Management
9 33 (3.53%) Migration
10 32 (3.42%) Network Monitoring
11 28 (2.99%) Time Management
12 27 (2.89%) Incident Management
13 25 (2.67%) Service Management
14 24 (2.57%) BCP
15 21 (2.25%) Software Deployment
16 20 (2.14%) PRINCE2
17 19 (2.03%) Business Continuity
17 19 (2.03%) Root Cause Analysis
18 18 (1.93%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 126 (13.48%) SQL
2 72 (7.70%) PowerShell
3 28 (2.99%) VBScript
4 14 (1.50%) VB
5 12 (1.28%) Bash Shell
6 8 (0.86%) C#
7 6 (0.64%) Java
7 6 (0.64%) Perl
8 4 (0.43%) Ruby
8 4 (0.43%) C++
8 4 (0.43%) Python
9 2 (0.21%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.21%) C
10 1 (0.11%) PHP
10 1 (0.11%) R
10 1 (0.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 287 (30.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 218 (23.32%) MCSE
3 134 (14.33%) Cisco Certification
4 133 (14.22%) MCITP
4 133 (14.22%) CCNA
5 115 (12.30%) MCSA
6 92 (9.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 76 (8.13%) MCTS
8 65 (6.95%) MCP
9 53 (5.67%) Security Cleared
10 49 (5.24%) SC Cleared
11 48 (5.13%) Degree
12 41 (4.39%) CCA
12 41 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
13 22 (2.35%) CCNP
14 21 (2.25%) A+ Certification
14 21 (2.25%) NCDA
15 12 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.07%) PhD
17 9 (0.96%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (13.69%) SLA
2 11 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 9 (0.96%) QA
4 5 (0.53%) ISO/IEC 17799
5 4 (0.43%) COBIT
6 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.11%) HL7
6 1 (0.11%) DICOM
6 1 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 585 (62.57%) Active Directory
2 454 (48.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 222 (23.74%) vSphere
4 197 (21.07%) XenApp
5 185 (19.79%) Hyper-V
6 134 (14.33%) VMware ESX
7 92 (9.84%) Terminal Services
8 66 (7.06%) XenDesktop
9 54 (5.78%) XenServer
10 49 (5.24%) VMware ESXi
11 29 (3.10%) vCloud
12 26 (2.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 23 (2.46%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 13 (1.39%) ISA Server
15 10 (1.07%) Firmware
16 9 (0.96%) MetaFrame
17 8 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
18 6 (0.64%) VMware Workstation
18 6 (0.64%) Microsoft App-V
19 4 (0.43%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 297 (31.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 110 (11.76%) SCCM
3 105 (11.23%) NetBackup
4 76 (8.13%) WSUS
5 46 (4.92%) SCOM
6 37 (3.96%) ARCserve
7 29 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
8 28 (2.99%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 24 (2.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 21 (2.25%) Nagios
11 19 (2.03%) SCDPM
12 12 (1.28%) WhatsUp Gold
13 11 (1.18%) ZABBIX
14 10 (1.07%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 9 (0.96%) HP SIM
16 8 (0.86%) Tivoli
17 7 (0.75%) Cisco CUCM
18 4 (0.43%) FortiGate
18 4 (0.43%) Puppet
18 4 (0.43%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 633 (67.70%) VMware
2 617 (65.99%) Microsoft
3 591 (63.21%) Symantec
4 458 (48.98%) Citrix
5 323 (34.55%) Cisco
6 267 (28.56%) HP
7 202 (21.60%) Veeam
8 165 (17.65%) Dell
9 110 (11.76%) EMC
10 105 (11.23%) Sophos
11 103 (11.02%) NetApp
12 97 (10.37%) Juniper
13 96 (10.27%) McAfee
14 83 (8.88%) Veritas
15 64 (6.84%) Apple
16 52 (5.56%) CheckPoint
17 49 (5.24%) SonicWALL
18 43 (4.60%) IBM
19 41 (4.39%) Avaya
20 39 (4.17%) Lotus
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £18,000 - £20,000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Morden, Surrey
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 14 hours ago
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Borehamwood, Hertfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Merseyside
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
Michael Page Technology
Posted: Yesterday
Maidstone, Kent
Proactive Appointments
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Quindell Resourcing
Salary: Circa £22,000
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Authentic Recruitment
Salary: £20k - 25k per year + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Lisburn, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £27000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Knutsford, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £20000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago