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 3 months to 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 113 135 125
Rank change year-on-year +22 -10  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 23 9 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.19% 0.38% 0.54%
As % of the Systems Management category 13.53% 4.66% 6.71%
Number of salaries quoted 14 5 11
Median salary £31,000 £42,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -27.05% +30.76%  
90% offered a salary of more than £30,300 £35,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £44,000 £39,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.83% -11.42%  

Backup Exec is in the systems management skills category. The next 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.

Systems Management Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 170 193 164
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 8.79% 8.11% 8.12%
Number of salaries quoted 108 121 145
Median salary £40,500 £49,000 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.34% +6.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 June 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 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
1 32 (96.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 31 (93.94%) Citrix
3 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
4 26 (78.79%) IIS
5 20 (60.61%) Windows
6 18 (54.55%) Firewall
6 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 18 (54.55%) Hyper-V
7 17 (51.52%) Veeam
8 15 (45.45%) SCCM
9 14 (42.42%) Continuous Improvement
9 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
9 14 (42.42%) SQL
9 14 (42.42%) DNS
10 13 (39.39%) SharePoint
10 13 (39.39%) Linux
10 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
10 13 (39.39%) Firmware
10 13 (39.39%) SSL
10 13 (39.39%) IBM
10 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
10 13 (39.39%) Publishing
10 13 (39.39%) NetBackup
10 13 (39.39%) LPIC
10 13 (39.39%) IT Strategy
10 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
10 13 (39.39%) Driving Licence
10 13 (39.39%) BPSS Clearance

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 26 (78.79%) IIS
2 13 (39.39%) SharePoint
3 7 (21.21%) MS Exchange
4 5 (15.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2013
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.21%) Office 365
2 5 (15.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (54.55%) Firewall
2 14 (42.42%) DNS
3 13 (39.39%) SSL
4 7 (21.21%) SAN
5 2 (6.06%) LAN
5 2 (6.06%) NAS
5 2 (6.06%) VLAN
5 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (3.03%) DHCP
6 1 (3.03%) TCP/IP
6 1 (3.03%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 13 (39.39%) Publishing
2 1 (3.03%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 13 (39.39%) Technical Specialist
2 7 (21.21%) IT Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) IT Support
2 7 (21.21%) Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Field Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Field Support Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) IT Support Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Help Desk Adviser
4 4 (12.12%) Server Engineer
5 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.06%) Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Citrix Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support
7 1 (3.03%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 13 (39.39%) CMDB
1 13 (39.39%) Data Centre
1 13 (39.39%) Driving Licence
2 5 (15.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 20 (60.61%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Windows Server 2008
3 14 (42.42%) Windows Server
4 13 (39.39%) Linux
5 6 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (3.03%) Android
7 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
7 1 (3.03%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
7 1 (3.03%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Continuous Improvement
2 13 (39.39%) IT Strategy
2 13 (39.39%) Line Management
2 13 (39.39%) Presales
2 13 (39.39%) Service Delivery
3 7 (21.21%) Migration
4 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.03%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.03%) Asset Management
5 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (3.03%) Change Control
5 1 (3.03%) ERP
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL
5 1 (3.03%) ITIL V3
5 1 (3.03%) Project Management
5 1 (3.03%) Server Building
5 1 (3.03%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (39.39%) BPSS Clearance
1 13 (39.39%) LPIC
1 13 (39.39%) Security Cleared
2 11 (33.33%) MCSE
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (21.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (18.18%) MCITP
4 6 (18.18%) MCSA
5 5 (15.15%) MCP
6 1 (3.03%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (39.39%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 32 (96.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (81.82%) Active Directory
3 18 (54.55%) Hyper-V
4 13 (39.39%) Firmware
5 12 (36.36%) vSphere
6 2 (6.06%) XenServer
7 1 (3.03%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (45.45%) SCCM
2 13 (39.39%) NetBackup
2 13 (39.39%) SCOM
3 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 32 (96.97%) Microsoft
1 32 (96.97%) VMware
2 31 (93.94%) Citrix
3 17 (51.52%) Veeam
4 13 (39.39%) IBM
4 13 (39.39%) Red Hat
5 6 (18.18%) SAP
6 5 (15.15%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) HP
7 1 (3.03%) Symantec
7 1 (3.03%) Veritas