The table below looks at the statistics for Backup Exec skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 196 187 173
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 20 13 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.37% 0.27% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.87% 3.82% 10.07%
Number of salaries quoted 19 13 29
Average salary £37,500 £50,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +49.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,800 £33,800 £28,300
10% offered a salary of more than £42,000 £50,000 £41,000
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £29,750 £32,500
% change year-on-year
+9.24% -8.46%
Backup Exec
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
291 340 298
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.43% 7.01% 6.32%
Number of salaries quoted 244 258 252
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

Backup Exec Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the West Midlands region.

Backup Exec Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Backup Exec across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Backup Exec Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Backup Exec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
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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
Coventry -5 8 £39,000 -5.45% 1
Birmingham -15 5 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Herefordshire - 2 £19,500 -
Staffordshire - 2 £26,750 -
Worcestershire - 2 £31,000 - 1
Solihull -7 1 £37,500 +11.94% 1
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 40 (90.91%) VMware
3 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
4 32 (72.73%) MCSE
4 32 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
5 31 (70.45%) HP
6 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
6 30 (68.18%) Citrix
7 28 (63.64%) Symantec
8 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (59.09%) vSphere
9 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2012
10 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
10 21 (47.73%) SAN
11 20 (45.45%) ITIL
11 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
11 20 (45.45%) NetApp
11 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (43.18%) CCNA
12 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
12 19 (43.18%) Firewall
13 18 (40.91%) Cisco
14 17 (38.64%) MCITP
15 16 (36.36%) VMware ESX
15 16 (36.36%) XenApp
16 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
17 14 (31.82%) DHCP
17 14 (31.82%) DNS
17 14 (31.82%) NetBackup

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (47.73%) MS Exchange
2 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (25.00%) IIS
4 10 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2007
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
6 5 (11.36%) Lync
6 5 (11.36%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (6.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 3 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.91%) Office 365
2 1 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 21 (47.73%) SAN
2 19 (43.18%) Firewall
3 14 (31.82%) DHCP
3 14 (31.82%) DNS
4 9 (20.45%) TCP/IP
4 9 (20.45%) VLAN
5 8 (18.18%) NetScaler
6 7 (15.91%) iSCSI
6 7 (15.91%) NAS
6 7 (15.91%) Fibre Channel
6 7 (15.91%) LAN
6 7 (15.91%) WAN
7 6 (13.64%) VPN
8 5 (11.36%) FTP
9 3 (6.82%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (4.55%) VoIP
11 1 (2.27%) ADSL
11 1 (2.27%) Wireless
11 1 (2.27%) IPsec
11 1 (2.27%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (20.45%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) Informix
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.27%) MySQL
General
1 4 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 18 (40.91%) Support Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Team Leader
3 8 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) Senior Support Engineer
3 8 (18.18%) IT Support
4 7 (15.91%) Senior IT Support
4 7 (15.91%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (15.91%) Server Support
5 6 (13.64%) Support Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (13.64%) Analyst
5 6 (13.64%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 5 (11.36%) Server Analyst
6 5 (11.36%) Server Support Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Support Team Leader
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Support
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Server Analyst
7 4 (9.09%) Wintel Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.64%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.27%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 44 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 25 (56.82%) Windows Server 2012
4 19 (43.18%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (18.18%) Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
6 5 (11.36%) VMS
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 7
9 2 (4.55%) UNIX
9 2 (4.55%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.27%) Windows 2000
10 1 (2.27%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 10 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (18.18%) Line Management
4 6 (13.64%) Service Delivery
5 5 (11.36%) Change Management
5 5 (11.36%) Mentoring
5 5 (11.36%) Root Cause Analysis
5 5 (11.36%) Network Monitoring
6 2 (4.55%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (4.55%) Change Control
6 2 (4.55%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Data Governance
7 1 (2.27%) Release Management
7 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
3 1 (2.27%) VBScript
3 1 (2.27%) VB
3 1 (2.27%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (72.73%) MCSE
1 32 (72.73%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (45.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 19 (43.18%) CCNA
4 17 (38.64%) MCITP
5 12 (27.27%) CCA
5 12 (27.27%) Citrix Certification
6 11 (25.00%) MCSA
7 8 (18.18%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (13.64%) NCDA
9 4 (9.09%) VCP4
9 4 (9.09%) MCP
10 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
11 2 (4.55%) SC Cleared
11 2 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.36%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (72.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (68.18%) Active Directory
3 26 (59.09%) vSphere
4 16 (36.36%) VMware ESX
4 16 (36.36%) XenApp
5 15 (34.09%) Hyper-V
6 14 (31.82%) XenDesktop
7 7 (15.91%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (11.36%) vCloud
8 5 (11.36%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 4 (9.09%) Terminal Services
10 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (2.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 14 (31.82%) NetBackup
2 6 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 5 (11.36%) SCDPM
4 4 (9.09%) Norton AntiVirus
4 4 (9.09%) SCOM
4 4 (9.09%) WSUS
4 4 (9.09%) MOM
5 3 (6.82%) ARCserve
6 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 40 (90.91%) VMware
2 35 (79.55%) Microsoft
3 31 (70.45%) HP
4 30 (68.18%) Citrix
5 28 (63.64%) Symantec
6 20 (45.45%) NetApp
7 18 (40.91%) Cisco
8 13 (29.55%) IBM
9 8 (18.18%) EMC
9 8 (18.18%) Mitel
10 7 (15.91%) SonicWALL
10 7 (15.91%) Siemens
10 7 (15.91%) Dell
11 5 (11.36%) Avaya
11 5 (11.36%) WatchGuard
12 4 (9.09%) CommVault
13 2 (4.55%) Kaseya
13 2 (4.55%) AVG
13 2 (4.55%) Kaspersky
13 2 (4.55%) Apple
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