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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 192 191 172
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -19
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 34 19 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.35% 0.66%
As % of the Systems Management category 10.43% 6.09% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 29 19 30
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,800 £28,600 £26,300
10% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £38,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -2.98%
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
326 312 468
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 5.81% 8.59%
Number of salaries quoted 276 263 391
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,850 £31,100
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.70% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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
(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
Birmingham +15 14 £32,500 - 2
Warwickshire - 6 £39,500 -
Solihull +8 2 £31,000 +5.08% 1
Coventry -15 2 £40,000 +3.89%
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Staffordshire +7 1 £31,500 +26.00%
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 43 (91.49%) Windows
2 32 (68.09%) VMware
3 26 (55.32%) Symantec
4 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
5 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
5 21 (44.68%) NetBackup
6 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
7 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
8 17 (36.17%) Hyper-V
9 15 (31.91%) Firewall
10 14 (29.79%) Linux
10 14 (29.79%) SAN
11 13 (27.66%) vSphere
12 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
12 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
12 12 (25.53%) MCSE
12 12 (25.53%) HP
13 11 (23.40%) Cisco
14 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
14 10 (21.28%) SQL
14 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
14 10 (21.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 9 (19.15%) Citrix
15 9 (19.15%) Norton AntiVirus
15 9 (19.15%) Dell
16 8 (17.02%) ITIL
16 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
16 8 (17.02%) VMware ESX
16 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010

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

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 19 (40.43%) MS Exchange
2 8 (17.02%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (14.89%) Exchange Server 2003
4 6 (12.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (10.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2000
7 1 (2.13%) IIS
Applications
1 10 (21.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.38%) MS Office
3 2 (4.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (31.91%) Firewall
2 14 (29.79%) SAN
3 7 (14.89%) DNS
3 7 (14.89%) DHCP
3 7 (14.89%) VLAN
4 6 (12.77%) TCP/IP
5 5 (10.64%) VPN
6 4 (8.51%) LAN
6 4 (8.51%) IPv4
6 4 (8.51%) WAN
7 3 (6.38%) VoIP
8 2 (4.26%) MPLS
8 2 (4.26%) OSPF
8 2 (4.26%) Network Security
8 2 (4.26%) iSCSI
8 2 (4.26%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (6.38%) Finance
2 2 (4.26%) Multimedia
2 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (19.15%) Analyst
2 8 (17.02%) Backup Engineer
3 5 (10.64%) Support Analyst
3 5 (10.64%) IT Support
4 4 (8.51%) Support Engineer
4 4 (8.51%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (8.51%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) Systems Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Network Administrator
5 3 (6.38%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (6.38%) Storage Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Backup Specialist
6 2 (4.26%) Architect
6 2 (4.26%) Senior Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Technical Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (4.26%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.64%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) HP StoreVirtual
2 2 (4.26%) Client/Server
2 2 (4.26%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.26%) Replication
2 2 (4.26%) Clustering
2 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (4.26%) iSeries
2 2 (4.26%) Visualisation
2 2 (4.26%) EqualLogic
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.13%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 43 (91.49%) Windows
2 14 (29.79%) Linux
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (25.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (21.28%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.26%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (17.02%) ITIL
1 8 (17.02%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.89%) Project Management
3 5 (10.64%) Migration
3 5 (10.64%) Change Control
3 5 (10.64%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.51%) Line Management
4 4 (8.51%) Configuration Management
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) Change Management
5 3 (6.38%) Information Security
5 3 (6.38%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (6.38%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
6 2 (4.26%) Problem Management
6 2 (4.26%) Release Management
6 2 (4.26%) Time Management
6 2 (4.26%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (4.26%) Network Monitoring
7 1 (2.13%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.28%) SQL
2 6 (12.77%) VBScript
3 4 (8.51%) PowerShell
4 2 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (4.26%) C
5 1 (2.13%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (25.53%) MCSE
1 12 (25.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (21.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 6 (12.77%) MCITP
3 6 (12.77%) MCSA
4 5 (10.64%) CCNA
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
6 3 (6.38%) Degree
7 2 (4.26%) VCP4
7 2 (4.26%) MCP
7 2 (4.26%) CCNP
8 1 (2.13%) CCA
8 1 (2.13%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (2.13%) A+ Certification
8 1 (2.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) QA
2 1 (2.13%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 23 (48.94%) Active Directory
2 20 (42.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (36.17%) Hyper-V
4 13 (27.66%) vSphere
5 8 (17.02%) VMware ESX
6 4 (8.51%) Terminal Services
6 4 (8.51%) Forefront TMG
7 3 (6.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (4.26%) XenApp
8 2 (4.26%) XenServer
8 2 (4.26%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (2.13%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 21 (44.68%) NetBackup
2 9 (19.15%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (14.89%) WSUS
3 7 (14.89%) SCCM
4 5 (10.64%) SCOM
5 4 (8.51%) ARCserve
6 3 (6.38%) Zenoss
6 3 (6.38%) WhatsUp Gold
7 2 (4.26%) Tivoli
7 2 (4.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (4.26%) MOM
Vendors
1 32 (68.09%) VMware
2 26 (55.32%) Symantec
3 21 (44.68%) Microsoft
4 12 (25.53%) HP
5 11 (23.40%) Cisco
6 9 (19.15%) Citrix
6 9 (19.15%) Dell
7 7 (14.89%) NetApp
7 7 (14.89%) CheckPoint
7 7 (14.89%) Veeam
8 6 (12.77%) SonicWALL
9 5 (10.64%) Sophos
10 3 (6.38%) ServiceNow
10 3 (6.38%) LANDesk
10 3 (6.38%) Remedy
10 3 (6.38%) CA
10 3 (6.38%) IBM
11 2 (4.26%) CommVault
11 2 (4.26%) McAfee
11 2 (4.26%) Kaspersky
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