Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Backup Exec skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Backup Exec over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 185 178
Rank change year-on-year +12 -7 +12
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 19 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.49% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.97% 6.98% 5.06%
Number of salaries quoted 17 2 13
Birmingham median annual salary £37,500 £24,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +56.25% -26.15% -12.16%
10th Percentile £29,500 £21,000 £21,300
90th Percentile £43,000 £27,000 £38,750
West Midlands median annual salary £37,000 £29,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +27.59% -23.68% +7.04%

Backup Exec is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 382 387 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 9.92% 8.17% 7.99%
Number of salaries quoted 270 194 260
Birmingham median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £29,725 £27,150 £31,250
90th Percentile £65,000 £67,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +4.94% -4.71% +8.97%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in Birmingham

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Exec in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Backup Exec in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 19 (100.00%) VMware
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (89.47%) Windows
3 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
4 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
4 14 (73.68%) Veeam
5 13 (68.42%) Citrix
6 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (63.16%) IIS
6 12 (63.16%) MCSE
6 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
7 11 (57.89%) MCSA
7 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
8 10 (52.63%) vSphere
8 10 (52.63%) Driving Licence
8 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
9 8 (42.11%) MCITP
10 7 (36.84%) Linux
11 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
11 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
12 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (21.05%) SAN
12 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
13 3 (15.79%) Information Security
13 3 (15.79%) Firewall
13 3 (15.79%) Information Security Management
13 3 (15.79%) Security Management
13 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 12 (63.16%) IIS
2 10 (52.63%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
3 1 (5.26%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) SAN
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) NaaS
3 2 (10.53%) SSL
4 1 (5.26%) LAN
4 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
4 1 (5.26%) VLAN
General
1 2 (10.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 8 (42.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Backup Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) SAN Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Server Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Storage Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Field Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support
4 2 (10.53%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) 2nd/3rd Line Technical Support
5 1 (5.26%) Citrix Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) NetBackup Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Driving Licence
2 5 (26.32%) Data Centre
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) CMDB
5 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 17 (89.47%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) Windows Server 2008
3 10 (52.63%) Windows Server
4 7 (36.84%) Linux
5 3 (15.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security
1 3 (15.79%) Information Security Management
1 3 (15.79%) ITIL
1 3 (15.79%) Root Cause Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) Security Management
1 3 (15.79%) Strategic Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (10.53%) IT Strategy
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Migration
2 2 (10.53%) Presales
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Bash Shell
1 3 (15.79%) PowerShell
1 3 (15.79%) VBScript
2 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 12 (63.16%) MCSE
1 12 (63.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 11 (57.89%) MCSA
2 11 (57.89%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (42.11%) MCITP
4 2 (10.53%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (10.53%) LPIC
4 2 (10.53%) Security Cleared
5 1 (5.26%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 19 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (78.95%) Active Directory
3 12 (63.16%) Hyper-V
4 10 (52.63%) vSphere
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (15.79%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (10.53%) Firmware
7 1 (5.26%) XenApp
7 1 (5.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) NetBackup
2 3 (15.79%) SCCM
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (10.53%) SCDPM
3 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) VMware
2 14 (73.68%) Microsoft
2 14 (73.68%) Veeam
3 13 (68.42%) Citrix
4 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
5 3 (15.79%) NetApp
5 3 (15.79%) SAP
6 2 (10.53%) 3PAR
6 2 (10.53%) HP
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
7 1 (5.26%) Cisco