Period
to 22 January 2018

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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 835 721
Rank change year-on-year -11 -114 -104
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 295 324 588
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.06% 2.28% 3.79%
Number of salaries quoted 267 266 559
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10th Percentile £24,750 £23,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £50,000 £52,500 £57,500
UK median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000

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 14,348 14,217 15,514
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 8.83% 8.63% 7.91%
Number of salaries quoted 11,836 11,599 12,789
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.77% +4.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £31,250 £31,250 £30,000
90th Percentile £82,500 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +6.38%

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 22 January 2018.

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 22 January 2018. 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 +13 102 £40,000 +6.67% 20
South East -12 72 £35,000 +20.69% 11
North of England -1 44 £32,500 - 7
Midlands -11 40 £34,750 -4.79% 5
West Midlands +8 36 £37,500 +31.58% 4
Yorkshire +34 23 £32,500 +19.27% 5
South West -5 22 £35,000 -16.67% 2
East of England +5 16 £43,750 +2.94% 4
North East -5 15 £30,000 -19.46% 1
North West -18 6 £38,000 +16.92% 1
East Midlands -7 4 £22,000 -42.11% 1
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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.

1 271 (91.86%) Windows
2 231 (78.31%) Microsoft
3 223 (75.59%) VMware
4 208 (70.51%) Windows Server
5 203 (68.81%) Active Directory
6 163 (55.25%) MS Exchange
7 160 (54.24%) VMware Infrastructure
8 147 (49.83%) Veeam
9 133 (45.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 130 (44.07%) Hyper-V
11 125 (42.37%) Symantec
12 120 (40.68%) DNS
13 119 (40.34%) Citrix
14 116 (39.32%) Firewall
15 112 (37.97%) Cisco
16 110 (37.29%) DHCP
17 107 (36.27%) HP
17 107 (36.27%) Office 365
18 104 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
19 102 (34.58%) SQL Server
20 97 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2010
21 95 (32.20%) SAN
22 88 (29.83%) Microsoft Azure
23 81 (27.46%) LAN
24 77 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2013
25 72 (24.41%) SCCM
25 72 (24.41%) VPN
26 71 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
27 70 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
28 69 (23.39%) WAN

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
1 163 (55.25%) MS Exchange
2 97 (32.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 77 (26.10%) Exchange Server 2013
4 66 (22.37%) SharePoint
5 54 (18.31%) IIS
6 51 (17.29%) Skype for Business
7 25 (8.47%) Exchange Server 2007
8 22 (7.46%) Exchange Server 2003
9 11 (3.73%) Apache
10 6 (2.03%) BizTalk Server
10 6 (2.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 6 (2.03%) Tomcat
11 5 (1.69%) Confluence
11 5 (1.69%) nginx
12 4 (1.36%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.36%) SharePoint 2013
13 1 (0.34%) IBM Domino
13 1 (0.34%) WebLogic
13 1 (0.34%) WebSphere
Applications
1 58 (19.66%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.37%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.02%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (0.68%) NetSuite
3 2 (0.68%) SystmOne
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.34%) SAP Business One
Cloud Services
1 107 (36.27%) Office 365
2 88 (29.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (7.80%) Amazon AWS
4 20 (6.78%) Mimecast
5 16 (5.42%) G Suite
6 7 (2.37%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.02%) Amazon S3
7 3 (1.02%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.68%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 120 (40.68%) DNS
2 116 (39.32%) Firewall
3 110 (37.29%) DHCP
4 95 (32.20%) SAN
5 81 (27.46%) LAN
6 72 (24.41%) VPN
7 69 (23.39%) WAN
8 63 (21.36%) TCP/IP
9 46 (15.59%) VoIP
10 34 (11.53%) Cisco ASA
10 34 (11.53%) VLAN
11 23 (7.80%) Remote Desktop
12 19 (6.44%) DSL
13 17 (5.76%) Skype
14 15 (5.08%) iSCSI
14 15 (5.08%) NAS
15 14 (4.75%) Wireless
16 13 (4.41%) NetScaler
16 13 (4.41%) Unified Communications
17 12 (4.07%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (34.58%) SQL Server
2 21 (7.12%) Amazon RDS
3 18 (6.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 16 (5.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (3.73%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (2.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.69%) SQL Server 2016
8 4 (1.36%) MySQL
9 3 (1.02%) InterBase
9 3 (1.02%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 1 (0.34%) DB2
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
11 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 6 (2.03%) JIRA
1 6 (2.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (1.36%) TeamCity
3 3 (1.02%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.34%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.34%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.34%) Toad
General
1 36 (12.20%) Finance
2 6 (2.03%) Law
3 5 (1.69%) Legal
3 5 (1.69%) Retail
4 4 (1.36%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.68%) Advertising
5 2 (0.68%) Marketing
5 2 (0.68%) Publishing
6 1 (0.34%) Banking
6 1 (0.34%) Billing
6 1 (0.34%) Electronics
6 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.34%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 91 (30.85%) Support Engineer
2 75 (25.42%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 59 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 55 (18.64%) Analyst
5 45 (15.25%) Support Analyst
6 38 (12.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 37 (12.54%) 2nd Line Support
7 37 (12.54%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 30 (10.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 30 (10.17%) VMware Engineer
9 28 (9.49%) Infrastructure Support
10 26 (8.81%) Technical Support
11 25 (8.47%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 25 (8.47%) IT Engineer
11 25 (8.47%) VMware Support Engineer
12 23 (7.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
13 20 (6.78%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 20 (6.78%) IT Support
14 19 (6.44%) IT Support Engineer
15 18 (6.10%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (4.41%) Web Services
2 9 (3.05%) Software Packaging
3 7 (2.37%) WAP
4 6 (2.03%) WSH
5 1 (0.34%) .NET
5 1 (0.34%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.34%) LAMP
5 1 (0.34%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 57 (19.32%) Clustering
2 16 (5.42%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (4.75%) Computer Science
3 14 (4.75%) Replication
4 11 (3.73%) Driving Licence
4 11 (3.73%) Management Information System
5 10 (3.39%) Blackberry
6 8 (2.71%) PKI
7 7 (2.37%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.69%) Handset
8 5 (1.69%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.36%) EMC VNX
9 4 (1.36%) HP StoreVirtual
10 3 (1.02%) Celerra
10 3 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
10 3 (1.02%) Microsoft Licensing
10 3 (1.02%) User Experience
10 3 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.68%) CLARiiON
11 2 (0.68%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 271 (91.86%) Windows
2 208 (70.51%) Windows Server
3 133 (45.08%) Windows Server 2012
4 104 (35.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 69 (23.39%) Linux
6 62 (21.02%) Windows 7
7 60 (20.34%) Windows 10
8 56 (18.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 33 (11.19%) Windows 8
10 26 (8.81%) Windows XP
11 16 (5.42%) Mac OS X
12 11 (3.73%) CentOS
13 9 (3.05%) Ubuntu
14 5 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (1.69%) Unix
15 4 (1.36%) Solaris
16 3 (1.02%) Android
16 3 (1.02%) Kali Linux
16 3 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
16 3 (1.02%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 67 (22.71%) ITIL
2 29 (9.83%) Disaster Recovery
3 24 (8.14%) Kalman Filter
4 23 (7.80%) Incident Management
5 20 (6.78%) Patch Management
6 18 (6.10%) Problem Management
6 18 (6.10%) Server Building
7 17 (5.76%) Web Filtering
8 14 (4.75%) Business Continuity
9 13 (4.41%) Change Control
9 13 (4.41%) Coaching
9 13 (4.41%) CRM
10 12 (4.07%) Mentoring
11 11 (3.73%) Configuration Management
11 11 (3.73%) Migration
11 11 (3.73%) Presales
11 11 (3.73%) Root Cause Analysis
11 11 (3.73%) Time Management
12 10 (3.39%) Service Management
13 9 (3.05%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 67 (22.71%) PowerShell
2 64 (21.69%) SQL
3 9 (3.05%) VBScript
4 6 (2.03%) Bash Shell
5 4 (1.36%) VB
6 2 (0.68%) C
6 2 (0.68%) Python
7 1 (0.34%) AWK
7 1 (0.34%) PHP
7 1 (0.34%) sed
7 1 (0.34%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 71 (24.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 59 (20.00%) MCSE
3 58 (19.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 42 (14.24%) MCSA
5 37 (12.54%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 30 (10.17%) MCP
7 25 (8.47%) MCITP
8 22 (7.46%) CCNA
8 22 (7.46%) Cisco Certification
9 20 (6.78%) Degree
10 11 (3.73%) PhD
11 9 (3.05%) CCNP
11 9 (3.05%) Linux+ Certification
11 9 (3.05%) SC Cleared
11 9 (3.05%) Security Cleared
12 6 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
12 6 (2.03%) MCDST
13 5 (1.69%) CCIE
14 4 (1.36%) CCA
14 4 (1.36%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (9.49%) SLA
2 3 (1.02%) QA
3 2 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) GAMP
4 1 (0.34%) GDPR
System Software
1 203 (68.81%) Active Directory
2 160 (54.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (44.07%) Hyper-V
4 70 (23.73%) VMware ESXi
5 43 (14.58%) XenApp
6 41 (13.90%) vSphere
7 29 (9.83%) XenServer
8 25 (8.47%) XenDesktop
9 24 (8.14%) Terminal Services
10 11 (3.73%) Virtual Servers
11 10 (3.39%) DFS Replication
12 7 (2.37%) Virtual Machines
13 5 (1.69%) vCloud
14 4 (1.36%) Firmware
15 3 (1.02%) MetaFrame
15 3 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
16 2 (0.68%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 2 (0.68%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 2 (0.68%) Terminal Server
16 2 (0.68%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 72 (24.41%) SCCM
2 39 (13.22%) vCenter Server
3 36 (12.20%) SCOM
3 36 (12.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 36 (12.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 31 (10.51%) Norton AntiVirus
4 31 (10.51%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 31 (10.51%) WSUS
5 23 (7.80%) NetBackup
6 18 (6.10%) ServiceCenter
7 17 (5.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 12 (4.07%) Nagios
9 11 (3.73%) McAfee ePO
9 11 (3.73%) XenMobile
10 6 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 5 (1.69%) EMC NetWorker
11 5 (1.69%) Microsoft Intune
12 4 (1.36%) AirWatch
13 3 (1.02%) Malwarebytes
13 3 (1.02%) Nessus
Vendors
1 231 (78.31%) Microsoft
2 223 (75.59%) VMware
3 147 (49.83%) Veeam
4 125 (42.37%) Symantec
5 119 (40.34%) Citrix
6 112 (37.97%) Cisco
7 107 (36.27%) HP
8 66 (22.37%) Dell
9 61 (20.68%) Veritas
10 48 (16.27%) Juniper
10 48 (16.27%) NetApp
11 36 (12.20%) Forcepoint
12 34 (11.53%) F5
12 34 (11.53%) Sophos
13 31 (10.51%) Altiris
14 30 (10.17%) CommVault
15 25 (8.47%) EMC
16 18 (6.10%) Red Hat
17 17 (5.76%) IBM
17 17 (5.76%) McAfee