Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK > England
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 807 851 715
Rank change year-on-year +44 -136 -101
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 362 366 642
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.20% 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.45% 2.35% 4.01%
Number of salaries quoted 340 310 586
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,400 £24,500
90th Percentile £51,825 £50,025 £55,000
UK median annual salary £35,000 £36,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year -2.78% -4.00% +15.38%

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 England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 14786 15603 16007
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.76% 8.74% 7.78%
Number of salaries quoted 12237 12716 13123
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.91% +1.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in England

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Backup Exec in England

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in England over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Backup Exec in England

Backup Exec
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the England region over the 6 months to 24 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 128 £40,000 +6.67% 3
South East +38 101 £35,000 +12.90% 2
North of England +25 45 £32,500 - 9
Midlands +19 44 £33,000 -9.59% 4
West Midlands +19 39 £37,000 +27.59% 4
Yorkshire +37 27 £30,000 +9.09% 3
South West +11 26 £37,500 -13.79%
East of England +16 23 £37,500 -11.24%
North East +13 12 £32,500 -12.75% 1
North West -30 6 £37,500 +11.94% 5
East Midlands +15 5 £22,000 -42.11%
Backup Exec
UK

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 England region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 319 (88.12%) Windows
2 271 (74.86%) Microsoft
3 258 (71.27%) VMware
4 240 (66.30%) Active Directory
5 232 (64.09%) Windows Server
6 203 (56.08%) MS Exchange
7 199 (54.97%) VMware Infrastructure
8 188 (51.93%) Veeam
9 169 (46.69%) Symantec
10 161 (44.48%) Firewall
11 153 (42.27%) Windows Server 2012
12 145 (40.06%) Hyper-V
13 142 (39.23%) Cisco
14 141 (38.95%) Office 365
14 141 (38.95%) Windows Server 2008
15 127 (35.08%) DNS
16 124 (34.25%) Citrix
17 118 (32.60%) HP
18 117 (32.32%) Exchange Server 2010
19 115 (31.77%) DHCP
20 109 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2013
21 105 (29.01%) SQL Server
22 101 (27.90%) VPN
22 101 (27.90%) SAN
23 100 (27.62%) SQL
24 94 (25.97%) Dell
25 93 (25.69%) Microsoft Certification
26 90 (24.86%) Windows 7
26 90 (24.86%) Windows 10
27 88 (24.31%) VMware ESXi

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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
1 203 (56.08%) MS Exchange
2 117 (32.32%) Exchange Server 2010
3 109 (30.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 68 (18.78%) SharePoint
5 58 (16.02%) IIS
6 54 (14.92%) Skype for Business
7 44 (12.15%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (6.63%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (4.14%) Apache
10 12 (3.31%) Tomcat
11 11 (3.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (1.93%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.93%) WebSphere
13 6 (1.66%) IBM Notes
14 5 (1.38%) nginx
15 4 (1.10%) SAS
15 4 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
16 3 (0.83%) Confluence
16 3 (0.83%) SharePoint Server
17 2 (0.55%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 59 (16.30%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.21%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.21%) MS Visio
3 7 (1.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (2.21%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
4 2 (0.55%) SystmOne
4 2 (0.55%) Workfront
5 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.28%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 141 (38.95%) Office 365
2 84 (23.20%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (6.35%) Mimecast
4 22 (6.08%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (4.97%) G Suite
6 9 (2.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.66%) SaaS
8 4 (1.10%) IaaS
9 3 (0.83%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.28%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 161 (44.48%) Firewall
2 127 (35.08%) DNS
3 115 (31.77%) DHCP
4 101 (27.90%) SAN
4 101 (27.90%) VPN
5 76 (20.99%) TCP/IP
6 72 (19.89%) LAN
6 72 (19.89%) WAN
7 48 (13.26%) Cisco ASA
8 47 (12.98%) VoIP
9 44 (12.15%) VLAN
10 36 (9.94%) Remote Desktop
11 28 (7.73%) iSCSI
11 28 (7.73%) Wireless
12 27 (7.46%) DSL
13 23 (6.35%) Internet
14 21 (5.80%) SSL
15 18 (4.97%) NAS
15 18 (4.97%) Skype
16 16 (4.42%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 105 (29.01%) SQL Server
2 25 (6.91%) SQL Server 2012
3 23 (6.35%) SQL Server 2008
4 16 (4.42%) Amazon RDS
5 15 (4.14%) SQL Server 2005
6 10 (2.76%) MySQL
7 7 (1.93%) Oracle Database
7 7 (1.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.83%) InterBase
8 3 (0.83%) Relational Database
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (0.55%) DB2
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server 2016
10 1 (0.28%) Informix
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 10g
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 7 (1.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (1.38%) JIRA
3 3 (0.83%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.83%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.83%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.28%) Toad
General
1 44 (12.15%) Finance
2 7 (1.93%) Law
2 7 (1.93%) Retail
3 6 (1.66%) Banking
4 5 (1.38%) Legal
4 5 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.10%) Telecoms
6 3 (0.83%) Publishing
7 1 (0.28%) Billing
7 1 (0.28%) Electronics
7 1 (0.28%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.28%) Marketing
7 1 (0.28%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 117 (32.32%) Support Engineer
2 106 (29.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 89 (24.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 60 (16.57%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
5 58 (16.02%) 3rd Line Support
6 47 (12.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 44 (12.15%) Analyst
8 41 (11.33%) Infrastructure Support
9 38 (10.50%) Technical Support
10 37 (10.22%) 2nd Line Support
11 35 (9.67%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 34 (9.39%) Support Analyst
12 34 (9.39%) VMware Engineer
13 32 (8.84%) IT Support
14 31 (8.56%) IT Engineer
15 27 (7.46%) 2nd Line Engineer
15 27 (7.46%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
16 24 (6.63%) Server Engineer
16 24 (6.63%) Technical Engineer
16 24 (6.63%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.59%) Web Services
2 10 (2.76%) Software Packaging
3 7 (1.93%) LAMP
3 7 (1.93%) WAP
4 2 (0.55%) WSH
5 1 (0.28%) .NET
5 1 (0.28%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.28%) HTML
5 1 (0.28%) JSON
5 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.78%) Clustering
2 32 (8.84%) Replication
3 17 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (4.42%) Driving Licence
4 16 (4.42%) Management Information System
5 15 (4.14%) Blackberry
5 15 (4.14%) Computer Science
6 11 (3.04%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.93%) EMC VNX
8 6 (1.66%) Celerra
8 6 (1.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 5 (1.38%) CLARiiON
9 5 (1.38%) Handset
9 5 (1.38%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.10%) HP StoreVirtual
11 3 (0.83%) iPad
11 3 (0.83%) PKI
11 3 (0.83%) User Experience
11 3 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
12 2 (0.55%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 319 (88.12%) Windows
2 232 (64.09%) Windows Server
3 153 (42.27%) Windows Server 2012
4 141 (38.95%) Windows Server 2008
5 90 (24.86%) Windows 10
5 90 (24.86%) Windows 7
6 76 (20.99%) Linux
7 68 (18.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 62 (17.13%) Windows 8
9 25 (6.91%) Windows XP
10 24 (6.63%) Mac OS X
11 13 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 11 (3.04%) CentOS
13 9 (2.49%) Windows Vista
14 7 (1.93%) Ubuntu
14 7 (1.93%) Windows 2000 Server
15 6 (1.66%) Android
16 5 (1.38%) Apple iOS
17 4 (1.10%) Mac OS
18 3 (0.83%) Kali Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (20.17%) ITIL
2 32 (8.84%) Kalman Filter
3 31 (8.56%) Disaster Recovery
4 29 (8.01%) Problem Management
5 28 (7.73%) Presales
5 28 (7.73%) Server Building
6 27 (7.46%) Service Delivery
7 26 (7.18%) Migration
8 24 (6.63%) Web Filtering
9 20 (5.52%) Business Continuity
10 19 (5.25%) Patch Management
11 16 (4.42%) High Availability
11 16 (4.42%) Time Management
12 15 (4.14%) Change Control
12 15 (4.14%) Change Management
12 15 (4.14%) CRM
12 15 (4.14%) Incident Management
12 15 (4.14%) Root Cause Analysis
13 14 (3.87%) Configuration Management
13 14 (3.87%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (27.62%) SQL
2 82 (22.65%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.31%) Bash Shell
4 9 (2.49%) VBScript
5 7 (1.93%) AWK
5 7 (1.93%) sed
6 5 (1.38%) C
7 1 (0.28%) PHP
7 1 (0.28%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (25.69%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (22.10%) MCSE
3 76 (20.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 56 (15.47%) MCSA
5 51 (14.09%) MCP
6 45 (12.43%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 38 (10.50%) CCNA
7 38 (10.50%) Cisco Certification
7 38 (10.50%) MCITP
8 15 (4.14%) Degree
9 14 (3.87%) CCIE
9 14 (3.87%) Security Cleared
10 11 (3.04%) PhD
10 11 (3.04%) SC Cleared
11 9 (2.49%) Linux+ Certification
12 6 (1.66%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.10%) RHCSA
14 3 (0.83%) CCA
14 3 (0.83%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (0.83%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (7.18%) SLA
2 4 (1.10%) QA
3 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.28%) GAMP
4 1 (0.28%) GDPR
System Software
1 240 (66.30%) Active Directory
2 199 (54.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 145 (40.06%) Hyper-V
4 88 (24.31%) VMware ESXi
5 57 (15.75%) vSphere
6 40 (11.05%) XenApp
7 32 (8.84%) Terminal Services
8 20 (5.52%) XenServer
9 18 (4.97%) XenDesktop
10 15 (4.14%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (2.76%) DFS Replication
12 8 (2.21%) Virtual Machines
13 6 (1.66%) BitLocker
13 6 (1.66%) NFS
13 6 (1.66%) vCloud
14 5 (1.38%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (1.38%) Firmware
14 5 (1.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
15 3 (0.83%) VMware Server
16 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 76 (20.99%) SCCM
2 50 (13.81%) vCenter Server
3 44 (12.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 41 (11.33%) Norton AntiVirus
5 39 (10.77%) WSUS
6 33 (9.12%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 32 (8.84%) SCOM
8 30 (8.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 23 (6.35%) NetBackup
10 17 (4.70%) McAfee ePO
11 15 (4.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 13 (3.59%) Nagios
13 12 (3.31%) XenMobile
14 9 (2.49%) Microsoft Intune
15 8 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
16 7 (1.93%) Microsoft Clustering
16 7 (1.93%) vMotion
17 6 (1.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
18 5 (1.38%) SmoothWall
18 5 (1.38%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 271 (74.86%) Microsoft
2 258 (71.27%) VMware
3 188 (51.93%) Veeam
4 169 (46.69%) Symantec
5 142 (39.23%) Cisco
6 124 (34.25%) Citrix
7 118 (32.60%) HP
8 94 (25.97%) Dell
9 74 (20.44%) Veritas
10 65 (17.96%) NetApp
11 60 (16.57%) Juniper
12 39 (10.77%) Forcepoint
13 33 (9.12%) F5
13 33 (9.12%) Sophos
14 30 (8.29%) Altiris
14 30 (8.29%) EMC
15 28 (7.73%) SonicWALL
16 25 (6.91%) IBM
17 23 (6.35%) McAfee
17 23 (6.35%) Red Hat