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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Symantec Backup Exec
Rank 195 173 175
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +2
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 19 35 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.34% 0.64% 0.44%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.99% 7.87% 10.40%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 18
Average salary £35,500 £33,500 £23,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.97% +42.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,600 £26,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £47,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £32,500 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
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
272 445 202
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.93% 8.13% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 249 367 157
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £31,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +1 9 £38,500 +14.92% 1
Solihull -1 3 £29,500 -2.47%
Birmingham -12 3 £32,500 -9.72% 1
Worcestershire - 3 £30,000 -
Staffordshire -6 1 £25,000 -6.54% 1
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
3 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
4 30 (55.56%) VMware
4 30 (55.56%) vSphere
5 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (48.15%) Cisco
7 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
8 24 (44.44%) Citrix
9 23 (42.59%) SQL
9 23 (42.59%) NetApp
9 23 (42.59%) VLAN
10 22 (40.74%) SAN
11 21 (38.89%) MS Office
11 21 (38.89%) MS Exchange
11 21 (38.89%) DNS
11 21 (38.89%) Symantec
11 21 (38.89%) Firewall
12 20 (37.04%) IIS
12 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
12 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
12 20 (37.04%) HP
13 18 (33.33%) Linux
13 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
13 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
13 18 (33.33%) XenApp
14 17 (31.48%) MCSE
15 16 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
15 16 (29.63%) XenDesktop

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

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 20 (37.04%) IIS
3 15 (27.78%) Exchange Server 2007
4 13 (24.07%) Exchange Server 2010
5 11 (20.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (16.67%) Apache
6 9 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 9 (16.67%) Moodle
7 5 (9.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (9.26%) WordPress
8 3 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2000
8 3 (5.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 5.5
Applications
1 21 (38.89%) MS Office
2 20 (37.04%) MS Excel
3 14 (25.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Exchequer
1 1 (1.85%) Sage 50
Cloud Services
1 9 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (42.59%) VLAN
2 22 (40.74%) SAN
3 21 (38.89%) DNS
3 21 (38.89%) Firewall
4 20 (37.04%) TCP/IP
5 15 (27.78%) SSL
5 15 (27.78%) HTTP
5 15 (27.78%) NetScaler
6 14 (25.93%) SSH
7 12 (22.22%) NAS
8 9 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
8 9 (16.67%) iSCSI
8 9 (16.67%) LAN
8 9 (16.67%) WAN
9 6 (11.11%) DHCP
9 6 (11.11%) VPN
9 6 (11.11%) Internet
10 5 (9.26%) MPLS
10 5 (9.26%) Ethernet
10 5 (9.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (18.52%) MySQL
2 2 (3.70%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) Informix
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2000
General
1 14 (25.93%) Publishing
2 3 (5.56%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Legal
3 1 (1.85%) Finance
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Support Engineer
2 11 (20.37%) Analyst
3 10 (18.52%) IT Support Engineer
3 10 (18.52%) IT Support
4 9 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
4 9 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
5 8 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Support Analyst
7 5 (9.26%) Network Analyst
8 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support
8 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 4 (7.41%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
9 3 (5.56%) Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Support Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (5.56%) Server Engineer
10 2 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (18.52%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.37%) Open Source
2 7 (12.96%) Replication
3 5 (9.26%) Client/Server
4 4 (7.41%) VLE
5 3 (5.56%) Blackberry
5 3 (5.56%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.70%) Clustering
7 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 48 (88.89%) Windows
2 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2003
2 25 (46.30%) Windows Server 2008
3 18 (33.33%) Linux
4 14 (25.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (22.22%) Windows XP
6 10 (18.52%) Windows 7
7 6 (11.11%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.70%) UNIX
8 2 (3.70%) Windows Vista
9 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.63%) Disaster Recovery
2 15 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 15 (27.78%) Change Control
3 11 (20.37%) ITIL
4 9 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 7 (12.96%) Time Management
6 5 (9.26%) Content Management
6 5 (9.26%) Network Management
7 4 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (5.56%) Asset Management
9 2 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
10 1 (1.85%) Project Management
10 1 (1.85%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 23 (42.59%) SQL
2 18 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 15 (27.78%) Bash Shell
3 15 (27.78%) Perl
4 9 (16.67%) PHP
Qualifications
1 18 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 17 (31.48%) MCSE
3 14 (25.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (20.37%) CCNA
6 9 (16.67%) CCA
6 9 (16.67%) Citrix Certification
7 6 (11.11%) MCSA
7 6 (11.11%) NCDA
8 5 (9.26%) MCITP
9 4 (7.41%) MCP
10 2 (3.70%) Network+ Certification
10 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.85%) VCP4
11 1 (1.85%) HNC
11 1 (1.85%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (61.11%) Active Directory
2 30 (55.56%) vSphere
3 29 (53.70%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (33.33%) XenApp
5 16 (29.63%) XenDesktop
6 15 (27.78%) Forefront TMG
6 15 (27.78%) VMware ESX
7 14 (25.93%) Hyper-V
7 14 (25.93%) VMware ESXi
8 8 (14.81%) Shibboleth
9 2 (3.70%) DFS Replication
9 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
9 2 (3.70%) ISA Server
10 1 (1.85%) XenServer
10 1 (1.85%) UAG
Systems Management
1 15 (27.78%) WSUS
2 12 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (9.26%) NetBackup
3 5 (9.26%) XenMobile
4 4 (7.41%) SCCM
5 2 (3.70%) ARCserve
6 1 (1.85%) MOM
6 1 (1.85%) SCOM
6 1 (1.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 41 (75.93%) Microsoft
2 30 (55.56%) VMware
3 26 (48.15%) Cisco
4 24 (44.44%) Citrix
5 23 (42.59%) NetApp
6 21 (38.89%) Symantec
7 20 (37.04%) HP
8 15 (27.78%) Altiris
9 10 (18.52%) Mitel
9 10 (18.52%) EMC
10 9 (16.67%) Dell
10 9 (16.67%) IBM
10 9 (16.67%) Siemens
11 7 (12.96%) Kaspersky
12 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
12 3 (5.56%) Veritas
12 3 (5.56%) Remedy
13 2 (3.70%) McAfee
13 2 (3.70%) Sophos
13 2 (3.70%) Avaya
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