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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 199 188 191
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 28 21 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.48% 0.39% 0.49%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.41% 7.45% 6.05%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 26
Average salary £37,500 £29,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.11% -11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £20,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £35,000 £32,000 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -4.47%
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
333 282 446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.75% 5.26% 8.16%
Number of salaries quoted 287 234 351
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £25,008 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -1.17%

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 7 July 2015.

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 7 July 2015. 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 -14 11 £35,000 +16.66% 4
Staffordshire +12 3 £31,500 +26.00%
Solihull +10 2 £31,000 +5.08%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Warwickshire - 2 £40,000 -
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Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 27 (77.14%) VMware
3 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 21 (60.00%) Symantec
4 19 (54.29%) NetBackup
5 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
5 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
5 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
6 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
7 12 (34.29%) vSphere
8 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (31.43%) Linux
8 11 (31.43%) SAN
9 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
9 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (25.71%) MCSE
10 9 (25.71%) SQL
11 8 (22.86%) Citrix
11 8 (22.86%) Cisco
11 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (22.86%) Firewall
12 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (20.00%) MCITP
12 7 (20.00%) DNS
12 7 (20.00%) DHCP
12 7 (20.00%) HP
12 7 (20.00%) VBScript
13 6 (17.14%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, 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 15 (42.86%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (17.14%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (8.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (8.57%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (5.71%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (17.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.86%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (31.43%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) Firewall
3 7 (20.00%) DNS
3 7 (20.00%) DHCP
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
5 3 (8.57%) VoIP
5 3 (8.57%) IPv4
6 2 (5.71%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
6 2 (5.71%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) Network Security
6 2 (5.71%) iSCSI
6 2 (5.71%) LAN
6 2 (5.71%) IPsec
7 1 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
1 2 (5.71%) Finance
1 2 (5.71%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 6 (17.14%) Backup Engineer
2 4 (11.43%) Analyst
3 3 (8.57%) IT Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Consultant
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Support Engineer
3 3 (8.57%) Administrator
3 3 (8.57%) Network Administrator
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Project Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (5.71%) IT Support
4 2 (5.71%) Storage Engineer
4 2 (5.71%) Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Backup Specialist
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Consultant
4 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
4 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.71%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Blackberry
2 3 (8.57%) Clustering
2 3 (8.57%) iSeries
3 2 (5.71%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.71%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.71%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (5.71%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.86%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 33 (94.29%) Windows
2 11 (31.43%) Linux
2 11 (31.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (22.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (5.71%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.86%) UNIX
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.86%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (17.14%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 4 (11.43%) Line Management
4 4 (11.43%) Change Control
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 3 (8.57%) Configuration Management
5 3 (8.57%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) Project Planning
5 3 (8.57%) Change Management
6 2 (5.71%) Server Building
6 2 (5.71%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
6 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
6 2 (5.71%) Release Management
6 2 (5.71%) Time Management
6 2 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (5.71%) Information Security
6 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 1 (2.86%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 7 (20.00%) VBScript
3 4 (11.43%) PowerShell
4 2 (5.71%) Bash Shell
4 2 (5.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (25.71%) MCSE
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 7 (20.00%) MCITP
3 5 (14.29%) MCSA
4 3 (8.57%) CCNA
4 3 (8.57%) MCP
4 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
5 2 (5.71%) VCP4
5 2 (5.71%) CCNP
6 1 (2.86%) CCA
6 1 (2.86%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) QA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (48.57%) Hyper-V
2 17 (48.57%) Active Directory
3 12 (34.29%) vSphere
4 10 (28.57%) VMware ESX
5 6 (17.14%) Terminal Services
6 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (8.57%) Forefront TMG
6 3 (8.57%) XenServer
7 2 (5.71%) XenApp
7 2 (5.71%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 19 (54.29%) NetBackup
2 6 (17.14%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (14.29%) WSUS
3 5 (14.29%) SCCM
3 5 (14.29%) SCOM
4 3 (8.57%) ARCserve
5 2 (5.71%) MOM
6 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
6 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 27 (77.14%) VMware
2 21 (60.00%) Symantec
3 17 (48.57%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco
4 8 (22.86%) Citrix
5 7 (20.00%) HP
6 6 (17.14%) Dell
7 5 (14.29%) CheckPoint
8 4 (11.43%) IBM
8 4 (11.43%) NetApp
9 3 (8.57%) CA
9 3 (8.57%) SonicWALL
9 3 (8.57%) Veeam
10 2 (5.71%) ServiceNow
10 2 (5.71%) Remedy
10 2 (5.71%) LANDesk
10 2 (5.71%) CommVault
11 1 (2.86%) Apple
11 1 (2.86%) Sophos
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