The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 193 178 185
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +7
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 21 29 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.39% 0.52% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 8.40% 6.13% 9.18%
Number of salaries quoted 21 27 18
Average salary £32,500 £33,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.98% +42.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £26,300 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £36,400 £62,250
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
Systems Management Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
250 473 207
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.65% 8.51% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 227 371 166
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,450 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,250
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +5.59%
Backup Exec
England

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
(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
Coventry -1 8 £38,500 +14.92%
Birmingham -9 4 £30,000 -7.69% 1
Solihull -3 3 £29,500 -2.47%
Worcestershire - 3 £20,500 -
Staffordshire -10 1 £25,000 -23.07% 2
Shropshire - 1 £37,500 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
3 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
4 27 (50.94%) VMware
4 27 (50.94%) vSphere
5 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
6 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (47.17%) SQL
7 24 (45.28%) Cisco
7 24 (45.28%) VLAN
8 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2003
9 22 (41.51%) DNS
9 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
9 22 (41.51%) MS Office
10 21 (39.62%) MS Exchange
10 21 (39.62%) Symantec
11 20 (37.74%) Citrix
11 20 (37.74%) NetApp
11 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
12 19 (35.85%) Firewall
12 19 (35.85%) IIS
13 18 (33.96%) Linux
13 18 (33.96%) Perl
13 18 (33.96%) SSL
13 18 (33.96%) HTTP
13 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
13 18 (33.96%) SAN
13 18 (33.96%) Load Balancing
13 18 (33.96%) Altiris
13 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (39.62%) MS Exchange
2 19 (35.85%) IIS
3 17 (32.08%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (28.30%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (22.64%) Moodle
5 12 (22.64%) Apache
6 11 (20.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 10 (18.87%) SharePoint
8 5 (9.43%) WordPress
9 4 (7.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2000
10 3 (5.66%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (41.51%) MS Office
1 22 (41.51%) MS Excel
2 14 (26.42%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.89%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.89%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 10 (18.87%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 24 (45.28%) VLAN
2 22 (41.51%) DNS
3 19 (35.85%) Firewall
4 18 (33.96%) SSL
4 18 (33.96%) SAN
4 18 (33.96%) HTTP
4 18 (33.96%) TCP/IP
5 14 (26.42%) SSH
6 13 (24.53%) NetScaler
7 11 (20.75%) NAS
8 10 (18.87%) LAN
8 10 (18.87%) WAN
9 8 (15.09%) Fibre Channel
9 8 (15.09%) iSCSI
10 7 (13.21%) Internet
11 5 (9.43%) MPLS
11 5 (9.43%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (9.43%) VPN
11 5 (9.43%) Ethernet
12 4 (7.55%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) MySQL
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
General
1 17 (32.08%) Publishing
2 3 (5.66%) Law
3 1 (1.89%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (43.40%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (18.87%) Analyst
4 9 (16.98%) IT Support Engineer
4 9 (16.98%) IT Support
5 8 (15.09%) Senior IT Support
5 8 (15.09%) Senior Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (9.43%) Network Analyst
6 5 (9.43%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (9.43%) Support Analyst
7 4 (7.55%) Consultant
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Support
8 3 (5.66%) Server Engineer
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Support Analyst
8 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
9 2 (3.77%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.77%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (24.53%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (26.42%) Open Source
2 7 (13.21%) VLE
2 7 (13.21%) Replication
3 5 (9.43%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.55%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.66%) Management Information System
5 3 (5.66%) Clustering
5 3 (5.66%) Wiki
6 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 47 (88.68%) Windows
2 25 (47.17%) Windows Server 2008
3 23 (43.40%) Windows Server 2003
4 18 (33.96%) Linux
5 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (22.64%) Windows XP
6 12 (22.64%) Windows 7
7 7 (13.21%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.96%) Load Balancing
1 18 (33.96%) Change Control
2 16 (30.19%) Disaster Recovery
3 10 (18.87%) Time Management
4 8 (15.09%) ITIL
5 5 (9.43%) Content Management
5 5 (9.43%) Network Management
6 4 (7.55%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (5.66%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (5.66%) Asset Management
8 1 (1.89%) Project Management
8 1 (1.89%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 25 (47.17%) SQL
2 20 (37.74%) PowerShell
3 18 (33.96%) Bash Shell
3 18 (33.96%) Perl
4 12 (22.64%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
5 1 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (20.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (20.75%) MCSE
3 8 (15.09%) CCNA
3 8 (15.09%) CCA
3 8 (15.09%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (15.09%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (9.43%) NCDA
5 4 (7.55%) MCP
6 3 (5.66%) MCSA
6 3 (5.66%) SC Cleared
6 3 (5.66%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.89%) HNC
7 1 (1.89%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (66.04%) Active Directory
2 27 (50.94%) vSphere
3 26 (49.06%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (33.96%) Forefront TMG
5 16 (30.19%) XenApp
6 14 (26.42%) XenDesktop
7 13 (24.53%) VMware ESXi
7 13 (24.53%) Hyper-V
7 13 (24.53%) VMware ESX
8 8 (15.09%) Shibboleth
9 5 (9.43%) ISA Server
10 3 (5.66%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
11 2 (3.77%) DFS Replication
12 1 (1.89%) UAG
12 1 (1.89%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (1.89%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) WSUS
2 14 (26.42%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (11.32%) NetBackup
4 5 (9.43%) XenMobile
5 4 (7.55%) SCCM
6 3 (5.66%) ARCserve
7 1 (1.89%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 40 (75.47%) Microsoft
2 27 (50.94%) VMware
3 24 (45.28%) Cisco
4 21 (39.62%) Symantec
5 20 (37.74%) Citrix
5 20 (37.74%) NetApp
6 18 (33.96%) Altiris
7 15 (28.30%) HP
8 8 (15.09%) Dell
8 8 (15.09%) EMC
8 8 (15.09%) Siemens
8 8 (15.09%) Mitel
8 8 (15.09%) IBM
9 5 (9.43%) Kaspersky
10 3 (5.66%) Remedy
10 3 (5.66%) Veritas
11 2 (3.77%) McAfee
11 2 (3.77%) Draytek
12 1 (1.89%) NETGEAR
12 1 (1.89%) Acronis