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

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 202 177 170
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -7
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 22 34 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.38% 0.65% 0.65%
As % of the Systems Management category 7.80% 8.21% 10.75%
Number of salaries quoted 22 28 26
Average salary £32,500 £47,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.57% +46.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,000 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £38,950 £50,000 £36,250
UK excluding London average salary £30,000 £31,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-3.22% -4.61%
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
282 414 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.91% 7.88% 6.06%
Number of salaries quoted 230 329 241
Average salary £39,500 £43,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.13% +7.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £32,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 30 October 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 30 October 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
Birmingham -23 7 £37,000 -26.00% 1
Worcestershire -3 6 £30,500 +69.44%
Coventry -8 4 £38,750 -6.06% 1
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 40 (93.02%) Windows
2 36 (83.72%) VMware
3 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
4 29 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
5 28 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (65.12%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (65.12%) MCSE
6 27 (62.79%) HP
6 27 (62.79%) Citrix
7 24 (55.81%) Symantec
7 24 (55.81%) vSphere
8 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (51.16%) SAN
9 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
10 21 (48.84%) NetApp
11 20 (46.51%) Cisco
12 19 (44.19%) Firewall
12 19 (44.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
13 18 (41.86%) CCNA
13 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 16 (37.21%) VMware ESX
15 14 (32.56%) CCA
15 14 (32.56%) Citrix Certification
15 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
15 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
15 14 (32.56%) ITIL
15 14 (32.56%) XenApp
16 13 (30.23%) XenDesktop
16 13 (30.23%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 14 (32.56%) MS Exchange
2 11 (25.58%) IIS
3 9 (20.93%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (16.28%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (13.95%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.95%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2000
8 1 (2.33%) WordPress
8 1 (2.33%) Moodle
8 1 (2.33%) Lync
8 1 (2.33%) Apache
8 1 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 5 (11.63%) MS Office
2 3 (6.98%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.33%) Exchequer
1 1 (2.33%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.95%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (51.16%) SAN
2 19 (44.19%) Firewall
3 14 (32.56%) TCP/IP
4 13 (30.23%) DNS
5 12 (27.91%) DHCP
5 12 (27.91%) NetScaler
6 11 (25.58%) NAS
7 10 (23.26%) VLAN
8 9 (20.93%) iSCSI
8 9 (20.93%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (18.60%) VPN
9 8 (18.60%) LAN
9 8 (18.60%) WAN
10 3 (6.98%) Wireless
11 2 (4.65%) Ethernet
11 2 (4.65%) Internet
11 2 (4.65%) MPLS
12 1 (2.33%) L2TP
12 1 (2.33%) SSL
12 1 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) Informix
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
2 2 (4.65%) Law
3 1 (2.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Support Engineer
2 12 (27.91%) Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) Support Analyst
3 10 (23.26%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) Senior Support Engineer
3 10 (23.26%) IT Support
4 9 (20.93%) Senior IT Support
5 7 (16.28%) Server Support
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 6 (13.95%) 2nd Line Support
7 5 (11.63%) Server Analyst
7 5 (11.63%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Wintel Support
8 4 (9.30%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (9.30%) Wintel Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Wintel Server Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Wintel Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (6.98%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.65%) COM
2 1 (2.33%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) EqualLogic
2 3 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (4.65%) Client/Server
3 2 (4.65%) Replication
4 1 (2.33%) Clustering
4 1 (2.33%) Open Source
4 1 (2.33%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 40 (93.02%) Windows
2 28 (65.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (53.49%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (41.86%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (16.28%) Windows XP
6 6 (13.95%) Linux
7 5 (11.63%) VMS
7 5 (11.63%) Windows Vista
8 4 (9.30%) Windows 7
9 3 (6.98%) Windows 8
10 2 (4.65%) UNIX
11 1 (2.33%) Windows 2000
11 1 (2.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (32.56%) ITIL
2 13 (30.23%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (11.63%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (6.98%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (6.98%) Line Management
5 2 (4.65%) Mentoring
5 2 (4.65%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (4.65%) Network Management
5 2 (4.65%) Change Control
5 2 (4.65%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Project Management
6 1 (2.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.33%) Content Management
6 1 (2.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.33%) Time Management
6 1 (2.33%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) SQL
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.33%) Perl
3 1 (2.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (65.12%) MCSE
1 28 (65.12%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (44.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 19 (44.19%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (41.86%) CCNA
4 14 (32.56%) CCA
4 14 (32.56%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (30.23%) MCITP
6 9 (20.93%) MCSA
7 6 (13.95%) NCDA
8 4 (9.30%) VCP4
9 3 (6.98%) MCP
10 2 (4.65%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (4.65%) Network+ Certification
11 1 (2.33%) HNC
11 1 (2.33%) HND
11 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
11 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.98%) SLA
2 1 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 29 (67.44%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (55.81%) vSphere
3 22 (51.16%) Active Directory
4 16 (37.21%) VMware ESX
5 14 (32.56%) XenApp
6 13 (30.23%) XenDesktop
7 11 (25.58%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (18.60%) Hyper-V
9 5 (11.63%) vCloud
10 2 (4.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 1 (2.33%) Shibboleth
11 1 (2.33%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (2.33%) Terminal Services
11 1 (2.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 7 (16.28%) NetBackup
2 5 (11.63%) WSUS
2 5 (11.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 4 (9.30%) MOM
3 4 (9.30%) SCOM
4 2 (4.65%) XenMobile
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (2.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (2.33%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
5 1 (2.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (83.72%) VMware
2 30 (69.77%) Microsoft
3 27 (62.79%) HP
3 27 (62.79%) Citrix
4 24 (55.81%) Symantec
5 21 (48.84%) NetApp
6 20 (46.51%) Cisco
7 11 (25.58%) IBM
8 10 (23.26%) EMC
8 10 (23.26%) Mitel
9 9 (20.93%) Siemens
10 8 (18.60%) Dell
11 7 (16.28%) SonicWALL
12 5 (11.63%) WatchGuard
12 5 (11.63%) Avaya
13 4 (9.30%) CommVault
13 4 (9.30%) Kaspersky
14 3 (6.98%) Veritas
15 2 (4.65%) McAfee
15 2 (4.65%) Sophos
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + On-call + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Salary: From £25,000 to £27,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago