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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Backup Exec over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
England / West Midlands
Rank 201 200 200
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 13 16 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.27% 0.31% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.66% 5.11% 6.44%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 17
Median salary £32,125 £33,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.65% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,900
10% offered a salary of more than £37,275 £37,650 £42,000
UK excluding London median salary £33,000 £35,000 £32,500
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +7.69%

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
279 313 295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 6.01% 5.84%
Number of salaries quoted 198 225 242
Median salary £50,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £25,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%

Backup Exec
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 19 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +8 9 - -
Warwickshire +19 2 £32,500 +8.33%
Worcestershire -20 2 £29,625 -10.22%
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, IT jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
1 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
3 28 (80.00%) Firewall
3 28 (80.00%) VMware
3 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 26 (74.29%) SQL
5 25 (71.43%) IIS
5 25 (71.43%) DNS
5 25 (71.43%) Citrix
5 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
6 24 (68.57%) NetBackup
6 24 (68.57%) IBM
7 23 (65.71%) Service Delivery
7 23 (65.71%) Publishing
7 23 (65.71%) SSL
7 23 (65.71%) Red Hat
7 23 (65.71%) Firmware
7 23 (65.71%) Linux
7 23 (65.71%) Security Cleared
7 23 (65.71%) SCCM
7 23 (65.71%) SCOM
7 23 (65.71%) LPIC
7 23 (65.71%) CMDB
7 23 (65.71%) Continuous Improvement
7 23 (65.71%) Line Management
7 23 (65.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 23 (65.71%) Disclosure Scotland
7 23 (65.71%) Presales
8 12 (34.29%) Windows

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 25 (71.43%) IIS
2 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2007
3 4 (11.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 29 (82.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (11.43%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (80.00%) Firewall
2 25 (71.43%) DNS
3 23 (65.71%) SSL
4 4 (11.43%) SAN
4 4 (11.43%) VLAN
4 4 (11.43%) VPN
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) DHCP
6 2 (5.71%) NAS
7 1 (2.86%) iSCSI
7 1 (2.86%) Unified Communications
7 1 (2.86%) VoIP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) SQL Server
General
1 23 (65.71%) Publishing
2 9 (25.71%) Retail
3 7 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 23 (65.71%) Technical Specialist
2 8 (22.86%) IT Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Analyst
3 5 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) IT Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Support
4 4 (11.43%) IT Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Analyst
4 4 (11.43%) Technical Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 25 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 23 (65.71%) CMDB
3 4 (11.43%) Replication
4 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.71%) FMCG
5 1 (2.86%) Clustering
5 1 (2.86%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 23 (65.71%) Linux
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 6 (17.14%) Windows Server
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.86%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (65.71%) Continuous Improvement
1 23 (65.71%) Line Management
1 23 (65.71%) Presales
1 23 (65.71%) Service Delivery
2 4 (11.43%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (8.57%) Migration
3 3 (8.57%) Server Virtualisation
4 2 (5.71%) Business Continuity
4 2 (5.71%) ERP
4 2 (5.71%) ITIL
4 2 (5.71%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (2.86%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 26 (74.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (65.71%) BPSS Clearance
1 23 (65.71%) LPIC
1 23 (65.71%) Security Cleared
2 8 (22.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (17.14%) MCSA
4 5 (14.29%) MCSE
5 4 (11.43%) MCP
6 2 (5.71%) Degree
6 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (2.86%) MCDST
7 1 (2.86%) MCITP
7 1 (2.86%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (65.71%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 31 (88.57%) Active Directory
2 28 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (65.71%) Firmware
4 11 (31.43%) Hyper-V
5 4 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 24 (68.57%) NetBackup
2 23 (65.71%) SCCM
2 23 (65.71%) SCOM
3 4 (11.43%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (2.86%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (2.86%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (2.86%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 31 (88.57%) Microsoft
2 28 (80.00%) VMware
3 25 (71.43%) Citrix
4 24 (68.57%) IBM
5 23 (65.71%) Red Hat
6 7 (20.00%) Symantec
6 7 (20.00%) Veeam
7 5 (14.29%) Cisco
8 4 (11.43%) HP
8 4 (11.43%) Kaspersky
8 4 (11.43%) Sophos
9 2 (5.71%) 3PAR
9 2 (5.71%) SAP
10 1 (2.86%) Brocade
10 1 (2.86%) Draytek
10 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
10 1 (2.86%) Juniper
10 1 (2.86%) NetApp
10 1 (2.86%) NETGEAR
10 1 (2.86%) SonicWALL