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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 510 523 486
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -37
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 440 420 466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.39% 0.38% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.79% 6.17% 7.07%
Number of salaries quoted 396 387 419
Average salary £33,750 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -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
7598 6807 6591
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 6.77% 6.21% 5.70%
Number of salaries quoted 6136 5363 5444
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 £29,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

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 December 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 December 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 +43 434 £33,000 -5.71% 43
London +10 148 £37,500 -2.59% 17
South East +61 145 £28,000 -3.44% 10
Surrey +39 67 £28,000 - 6
East of England +11 53 £45,000 +44.00%
City of London +29 35 £34,500 -8.00% 3
North West -10 31 £31,500 +14.54% 3
Hertfordshire +2 30 £45,000 +9.09%
Dorking -2 29 £21,000 -25.66% 1
Kent +16 22 £32,500 -43.47%
West Midlands +4 22 £37,250 -21.57% 3
Manchester -17 21 £38,500 +40.00% 1
Hemel Hempstead - 20 £47,500 -
Yorkshire -29 18 £26,000 +8.33% 5
West Yorkshire -16 16 £27,500 +36.64% 3
Egham - 15 £37,500 -
Maidstone - 14 £32,500 -
Leeds -6 13 £29,000 +52.63% 3
Essex -6 13 £35,000 -
South West -18 13 £29,000 -10.76% 3
Hampshire -10 12 £25,000 +8.69% 1
Berkshire -3 11 £36,000 +2.85% 3
Buckinghamshire -1 9 £33,000 +37.50%
Coventry -5 9 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Southampton - 9 £24,000 -
East Sussex -1 8 £38,000 +1.33%
Brighton -3 8 £38,000 +1.33%
West Sussex -5 8 £26,000 -31.57%
Milton Keynes +5 7 £35,000 +18.64%
Guildford -10 7 £45,000 +12.50% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 804 (90.44%) Windows
2 609 (68.50%) VMware
3 607 (68.28%) Microsoft
4 582 (65.47%) Active Directory
5 561 (63.10%) MS Exchange
6 551 (61.98%) Symantec
7 457 (51.41%) Windows Server 2008
8 440 (49.49%) Citrix
9 439 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
10 400 (44.99%) Firewall
11 394 (44.32%) DNS
12 348 (39.15%) Exchange Server 2010
13 337 (37.91%) SAN
14 332 (37.35%) Windows Server 2003
15 329 (37.01%) Cisco
16 324 (36.45%) DHCP
17 296 (33.30%) MS Excel
18 283 (31.83%) Windows Server 2012
19 278 (31.27%) Norton AntiVirus
20 274 (30.82%) MS Office
21 262 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
22 240 (27.00%) HP
23 230 (25.87%) Exchange Server 2007
24 228 (25.65%) TCP/IP
25 224 (25.20%) ITIL
26 217 (24.41%) vSphere
27 210 (23.62%) Exchange Server 2003
28 208 (23.40%) XenApp
29 204 (22.95%) MCSE
29 204 (22.95%) Windows 7

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
1 561 (63.10%) MS Exchange
2 348 (39.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 230 (25.87%) Exchange Server 2007
4 210 (23.62%) Exchange Server 2003
5 129 (14.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 111 (12.49%) SharePoint
7 83 (9.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 77 (8.66%) IIS
9 58 (6.52%) Lync
10 26 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2000
11 23 (2.59%) IBM Notes
12 20 (2.25%) SharePoint 2013
13 15 (1.69%) Lotus Domino
14 9 (1.01%) Apache
15 7 (0.79%) SAS
16 6 (0.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.67%) SharePoint Server
17 5 (0.56%) Tomcat
18 4 (0.45%) JBoss
18 4 (0.45%) Jetty
Applications
1 296 (33.30%) MS Excel
2 274 (30.82%) MS Office
3 14 (1.57%) MS PowerPoint
4 7 (0.79%) FastStats
5 4 (0.45%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.34%) Maya
6 3 (0.34%) 3ds Max
6 3 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.11%) MS Visio
7 1 (0.11%) Revit
7 1 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 7 (0.79%) Google Analytics
2 5 (0.56%) Eikon
2 5 (0.56%) Front Arena
2 5 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (0.34%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 3 (0.34%) Sage 50
4 2 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.11%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 54 (6.07%) Office 365
2 24 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.45%) SaaS
4 4 (0.45%) GitHub
5 1 (0.11%) IaaS
5 1 (0.11%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 400 (44.99%) Firewall
2 394 (44.32%) DNS
3 337 (37.91%) SAN
4 324 (36.45%) DHCP
5 228 (25.65%) TCP/IP
6 170 (19.12%) WAN
7 165 (18.56%) LAN
7 165 (18.56%) VPN
8 92 (10.35%) Wireless
9 77 (8.66%) VLAN
10 71 (7.99%) VoIP
11 70 (7.87%) iSCSI
11 70 (7.87%) NAS
12 44 (4.95%) Wi-Fi
13 36 (4.05%) SSL
14 35 (3.94%) Internet
14 35 (3.94%) Cisco ASA
15 30 (3.37%) Network Security
15 30 (3.37%) Fibre Channel
15 30 (3.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 185 (20.81%) SQL Server
2 59 (6.64%) SQL Server 2008
3 47 (5.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 31 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 25 (2.81%) SQL Server 2012
6 14 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 7 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (0.67%) MySQL
9 2 (0.22%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.11%) Informix
10 1 (0.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 12 (1.35%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (0.45%) Visual Studio
3 3 (0.34%) LoadRunner
3 3 (0.34%) AQtime
3 3 (0.34%) Subversion
3 3 (0.34%) WebLOAD
4 2 (0.22%) JIRA
4 2 (0.22%) MSI
4 2 (0.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.11%) Serena SBM
General
1 101 (11.36%) Finance
2 19 (2.14%) Telecoms
3 17 (1.91%) Pharmaceutical
4 14 (1.57%) Advertising
5 13 (1.46%) Back Office
6 10 (1.12%) Banking
7 8 (0.90%) Marketing
8 6 (0.67%) Multimedia
8 6 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 5 (0.56%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.56%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.34%) Electronics
10 3 (0.34%) Games
11 2 (0.22%) Military
11 2 (0.22%) Publishing
11 2 (0.22%) Retail
11 2 (0.22%) Law
12 1 (0.11%) French Language
Job Titles
1 196 (22.05%) Support Engineer
2 118 (13.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 111 (12.49%) Analyst
4 80 (9.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 79 (8.89%) 2nd Line Support
6 68 (7.65%) Technical Support
7 67 (7.54%) IT Support
8 64 (7.20%) Network Engineer
8 64 (7.20%) Systems Engineer
9 52 (5.85%) Support Analyst
9 52 (5.85%) Administrator
9 52 (5.85%) Server Engineer
10 46 (5.17%) Systems Administrator
11 41 (4.61%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
12 39 (4.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 38 (4.27%) Service Analyst
14 37 (4.16%) Consultant
14 37 (4.16%) Technical Engineer
15 35 (3.94%) Service Desk Analyst
16 30 (3.37%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (1.01%) .NET
2 8 (0.90%) Web Services
2 8 (0.90%) MAPI
3 7 (0.79%) XMPP
4 5 (0.56%) COM
5 4 (0.45%) Memcached
6 2 (0.22%) WSH
7 1 (0.11%) Middleware
7 1 (0.11%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 166 (18.67%) Blackberry
2 64 (7.20%) Clustering
3 61 (6.86%) Thin Client
3 61 (6.86%) Fat Client
4 48 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 41 (4.61%) Replication
6 34 (3.82%) EqualLogic
7 23 (2.59%) Enterprise Software
8 20 (2.25%) iPhone
9 17 (1.91%) iSeries
10 16 (1.80%) Hedge funds
10 16 (1.80%) Management Information System
10 16 (1.80%) AS400
11 15 (1.69%) Computer Science
12 10 (1.12%) SecurID
13 8 (0.90%) PDA
14 7 (0.79%) Streaming Media
14 7 (0.79%) Mathematics
14 7 (0.79%) iPad
15 5 (0.56%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 804 (90.44%) Windows
2 457 (51.41%) Windows Server 2008
3 332 (37.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 283 (31.83%) Windows Server 2012
5 204 (22.95%) Windows 7
6 182 (20.47%) Windows XP
7 149 (16.76%) Windows 8
8 107 (12.04%) Linux
9 62 (6.97%) Windows Vista
10 52 (5.85%) UNIX
11 34 (3.82%) Android
12 32 (3.60%) Windows 2000
13 26 (2.92%) Mac OS X
14 21 (2.36%) VMS
14 21 (2.36%) Solaris
15 16 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
16 12 (1.35%) CentOS
16 12 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 11 (1.24%) Apple iOS
17 11 (1.24%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (25.20%) ITIL
2 83 (9.34%) Disaster Recovery
3 63 (7.09%) Service Delivery
4 62 (6.97%) Kalman Filter
5 38 (4.27%) Change Management
6 37 (4.16%) Project Management
7 36 (4.05%) Asset Management
7 36 (4.05%) Problem Management
8 31 (3.49%) Network Monitoring
9 30 (3.37%) Time Management
10 29 (3.26%) Migration
11 28 (3.15%) Mentoring
12 26 (2.92%) Incident Management
13 24 (2.70%) Service Management
14 23 (2.59%) BCP
15 20 (2.25%) PRINCE2
16 19 (2.14%) Business Continuity
16 19 (2.14%) Root Cause Analysis
16 19 (2.14%) Software Deployment
17 18 (2.02%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 130 (14.62%) SQL
2 71 (7.99%) PowerShell
3 25 (2.81%) VBScript
4 14 (1.57%) VB
5 8 (0.90%) Bash Shell
6 6 (0.67%) C#
6 6 (0.67%) Java
7 5 (0.56%) Perl
8 4 (0.45%) Python
8 4 (0.45%) Ruby
9 3 (0.34%) C
9 3 (0.34%) C++
10 2 (0.22%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.22%) R
Qualifications
1 262 (29.47%) Microsoft Certification
2 204 (22.95%) MCSE
3 131 (14.74%) Cisco Certification
4 130 (14.62%) CCNA
5 114 (12.82%) MCITP
6 110 (12.37%) MCSA
7 101 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 73 (8.21%) MCP
9 61 (6.86%) MCTS
10 51 (5.74%) Security Cleared
11 47 (5.29%) SC Cleared
11 47 (5.29%) CCA
11 47 (5.29%) Citrix Certification
12 42 (4.72%) Degree
13 21 (2.36%) A+ Certification
13 21 (2.36%) CCNP
14 18 (2.02%) NCDA
15 12 (1.35%) ITIL Certification
16 10 (1.12%) PhD
17 7 (0.79%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (12.04%) SLA
2 7 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (0.79%) QA
3 5 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
4 4 (0.45%) COBIT
5 1 (0.11%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.11%) HL7
5 1 (0.11%) DICOM
5 1 (0.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 582 (65.47%) Active Directory
2 439 (49.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 217 (24.41%) vSphere
4 208 (23.40%) XenApp
5 193 (21.71%) Hyper-V
6 130 (14.62%) VMware ESX
7 99 (11.14%) Terminal Services
8 75 (8.44%) XenDesktop
9 55 (6.19%) XenServer
10 53 (5.96%) VMware ESXi
11 36 (4.05%) vCloud
12 31 (3.49%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 21 (2.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 16 (1.80%) ISA Server
15 11 (1.24%) Forefront TMG
16 10 (1.12%) Firmware
17 8 (0.90%) MetaFrame
18 5 (0.56%) VMware Workstation
19 4 (0.45%) Microsoft App-V
19 4 (0.45%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 278 (31.27%) Norton AntiVirus
2 111 (12.49%) SCCM
3 103 (11.59%) NetBackup
4 69 (7.76%) WSUS
5 54 (6.07%) SCOM
6 42 (4.72%) ARCserve
7 35 (3.94%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 26 (2.92%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 24 (2.70%) McAfee ePO
10 23 (2.59%) SCDPM
11 16 (1.80%) Nagios
12 12 (1.35%) WhatsUp Gold
13 10 (1.12%) ZABBIX
13 10 (1.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
14 9 (1.01%) HP SIM
15 8 (0.90%) Tivoli
16 6 (0.67%) SCVMM
17 4 (0.45%) Legato
17 4 (0.45%) MOM
17 4 (0.45%) Control-M
Vendors
1 609 (68.50%) VMware
2 607 (68.28%) Microsoft
3 551 (61.98%) Symantec
4 440 (49.49%) Citrix
5 329 (37.01%) Cisco
6 240 (27.00%) HP
7 184 (20.70%) Veeam
8 157 (17.66%) Dell
9 104 (11.70%) Sophos
10 99 (11.14%) NetApp
11 92 (10.35%) EMC
12 84 (9.45%) Juniper
12 84 (9.45%) McAfee
13 76 (8.55%) Veritas
14 52 (5.85%) CheckPoint
15 48 (5.40%) Apple
16 47 (5.29%) SonicWALL
17 42 (4.72%) IBM
18 33 (3.71%) Lotus
18 33 (3.71%) Avaya
Dorking, Surrey
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £19000 - £23000 per annum + Benefits+Training
Posted: 2 hours ago
Surrey
Ashdown IT
Salary: £25000 per annum
Posted: 17 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum Circa £40k plus 5k car allowance, pe
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Actis Recruitment.
Salary: From £20,000 to £24,000 per annum + excellent bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £75,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £30,000 per annum + Car Allowance + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AWD Recruitment
Salary: £20,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Zorba Consulting Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £29000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Wiltshire
n-tier selection limited
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum 25 days holiday, pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Salt
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Reed Professional Services
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
SCC
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Totaljobs Group.
Salary: Competitive Salary + 29 Days Holiday & Group Pension Scheme
Posted: 6 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harris Rubbert Associates
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Car/Car Allowance + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Thames Ditton, Surrey
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Romford, Essex
Online Resourcing
Salary: £18,000 - £32,000 plus comprehensive benefits
Posted: 19 days ago