The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Backup Specialist featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Backup Specialist
UK
Rank - 946 904
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Specialist 0 1 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK - 0.001% 0.043%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.001% 0.044%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 44
Median salary - £50,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +17.64%
UK excluding London median salary - £50,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +17.64%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
80056 96820 101312
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.45% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 66472 81235 84186
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

Backup Specialist
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Backup Specialist in the job title.

Backup Specialist Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Backup Specialist
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Specialist within the UK.

Backup Specialist Salary Trend in the UK

Backup Specialist Skill Set
Top 26 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, Backup Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Backup Specialist in the job title.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Feasibility Study

Backup Specialist Skill Set
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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) SAN
General
1 2 (100.00%) Advertising
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
1 2 (100.00%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (100.00%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (100.00%) Change Management
1 2 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (100.00%) Feasibility Study
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 2 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 2 (100.00%) Project Management
1 2 (100.00%) Release Management
1 2 (100.00%) Service Continuity Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) 3PAR
1 2 (100.00%) HP
1 2 (100.00%) VMware