Period
to 18 October 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 18 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 759 836
Rank change year-on-year -102 +77 -123
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 271 411 413
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.18% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.67% 2.78% 2.55%
Number of salaries quoted 256 383 354
England median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%
10th Percentile £23,063 £24,100 £22,150
90th Percentile £53,750 £49,250 £50,000
UK median annual salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +7.14% - -6.67%

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 16,232 14,760 16,221
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.59% 9.00% 8.97%
Number of salaries quoted 12,955 12,182 13,284
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.77% +6.00% -
10th Percentile £32,500 £31,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £86,250 £82,500 £77,500
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.84%

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 18 October 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 18 October 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 +15 119 £42,000 +12.00% 20
East of England +36 52 £37,500 +7.14% 5
South East -47 51 £35,000 - 7
North of England +8 34 £42,500 +33.86% 7
North West +19 19 £39,250 +30.83% 2
Yorkshire +12 10 £46,250 +42.31% 3
West Midlands -8 10 £37,500 - 3
Midlands -30 10 £37,500 +7.91% 4
South West -26 7 £35,000 - 1
North East -8 5 £23,000 -29.23% 2
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 18 October 2018, IT jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the England region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 239 (88.19%) Windows
2 225 (83.03%) Active Directory
3 179 (66.05%) VMware
4 170 (62.73%) Windows Server
5 157 (57.93%) Microsoft
6 131 (48.34%) Veeam
7 126 (46.49%) Office 365
8 124 (45.76%) DNS
9 120 (44.28%) Firewall
10 118 (43.54%) VMware Infrastructure
11 114 (42.07%) DHCP
12 113 (41.70%) MS Exchange
13 103 (38.01%) Hyper-V
14 99 (36.53%) Windows Server 2008
15 98 (36.16%) Citrix
16 94 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
17 89 (32.84%) VPN
18 84 (31.00%) HP
18 84 (31.00%) Cisco
19 82 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
20 74 (27.31%) Microsoft Office
21 72 (26.57%) Windows 7
22 70 (25.83%) SAN
23 68 (25.09%) Linux
24 67 (24.72%) Windows 10
25 63 (23.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
26 62 (22.88%) PowerShell
26 62 (22.88%) ITIL
26 62 (22.88%) Symantec
27 58 (21.40%) LAN

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
1 113 (41.70%) MS Exchange
2 47 (17.34%) Exchange Server 2013
3 40 (14.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 31 (11.44%) SharePoint
5 22 (8.12%) Skype for Business
6 12 (4.43%) IIS
7 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2003
7 11 (4.06%) Exchange Server 2007
8 10 (3.69%) Apache
9 7 (2.58%) Confluence
10 5 (1.85%) IBM Domino
10 5 (1.85%) IBM Notes
11 4 (1.48%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 2 (0.74%) CloudStack
12 2 (0.74%) Office Communications Server
12 2 (0.74%) OpenStack
13 1 (0.37%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
13 1 (0.37%) SAS
Applications
1 74 (27.31%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.48%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 10 (3.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.21%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.11%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.11%) NetSuite
4 2 (0.74%) Workfront
5 1 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 126 (46.49%) Office 365
2 94 (34.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (8.12%) Mimecast
4 19 (7.01%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (6.27%) G Suite
6 15 (5.54%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (2.58%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (1.11%) PaaS
9 2 (0.74%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.74%) IaaS
9 2 (0.74%) SaaS
10 1 (0.37%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.37%) GitHub
10 1 (0.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 124 (45.76%) DNS
2 120 (44.28%) Firewall
3 114 (42.07%) DHCP
4 89 (32.84%) VPN
5 70 (25.83%) SAN
6 58 (21.40%) LAN
7 52 (19.19%) TCP/IP
8 46 (16.97%) VLAN
9 41 (15.13%) WAN
10 24 (8.86%) Remote Desktop
11 20 (7.38%) VoIP
12 19 (7.01%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (5.54%) iSCSI
13 15 (5.54%) Wireless
14 14 (5.17%) Skype
15 13 (4.80%) NetScaler
16 12 (4.43%) ADSL
16 12 (4.43%) DSL
16 12 (4.43%) NAS
17 9 (3.32%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (17.34%) SQL Server
2 13 (4.80%) Amazon RDS
3 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (4.43%) SQL Server 2012
4 9 (3.32%) Data Warehouse
5 8 (2.95%) SQL Server 2016
5 8 (2.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 7 (2.58%) SQL Server 2005
7 5 (1.85%) MySQL
8 4 (1.48%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.48%) Qlik Sense
9 2 (0.74%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server 2014
9 2 (0.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.37%) Azure SQL Database
10 1 (0.37%) Couchbase
10 1 (0.37%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.37%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (2.58%) JIRA
2 4 (1.48%) Ant
3 2 (0.74%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.37%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.37%) Vagrant
General
1 23 (8.49%) Finance
2 10 (3.69%) Retail
3 7 (2.58%) Legal
4 6 (2.21%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.85%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.48%) Law
7 3 (1.11%) Back Office
7 3 (1.11%) Games
7 3 (1.11%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 77 (28.41%) Support Engineer
2 51 (18.82%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 48 (17.71%) 3rd Line Support
4 45 (16.61%) IT Support
5 37 (13.65%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 37 (13.65%) Analyst
6 29 (10.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 26 (9.59%) Support Analyst
8 23 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 23 (8.49%) Technical Support
9 22 (8.12%) Windows Engineer
10 20 (7.38%) VMware Engineer
11 18 (6.64%) IT Engineer
11 18 (6.64%) Server Engineer
12 17 (6.27%) Infrastructure Support
13 16 (5.90%) Administrator
13 16 (5.90%) Help Desk Support
14 15 (5.54%) Windows Server Engineer
15 14 (5.17%) IT Analyst
16 13 (4.80%) 2nd Line Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (2.21%) Web Services
2 5 (1.85%) HTML
2 5 (1.85%) JSON
2 5 (1.85%) XML
3 3 (1.11%) WSH
4 2 (0.74%) LDAP
4 2 (0.74%) MAPI
4 2 (0.74%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 31 (11.44%) Replication
2 30 (11.07%) Data Centre
3 23 (8.49%) Analytical Skills
4 20 (7.38%) Management Information System
4 20 (7.38%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (4.80%) NHS
5 13 (4.80%) Video Conferencing
6 11 (4.06%) Computer Science
7 9 (3.32%) Blackberry
7 9 (3.32%) Clustering
8 8 (2.95%) iPhone
8 8 (2.95%) Smartcard
9 6 (2.21%) Driving Licence
10 5 (1.85%) Enterprise Storage
10 5 (1.85%) Public Cloud
11 4 (1.48%) EMC VNX
11 4 (1.48%) PKI
12 3 (1.11%) Hedge funds
12 3 (1.11%) PDA
13 2 (0.74%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 239 (88.19%) Windows
2 170 (62.73%) Windows Server
3 99 (36.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 82 (30.26%) Windows Server 2012
5 72 (26.57%) Windows 7
6 68 (25.09%) Linux
7 67 (24.72%) Windows 10
8 36 (13.28%) Windows 8
9 21 (7.75%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (3.69%) Mac OS X
11 9 (3.32%) Unix
12 5 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (1.48%) AIX
13 4 (1.48%) Android
13 4 (1.48%) Mac OS
13 4 (1.48%) SUSE
13 4 (1.48%) Windows XP
14 3 (1.11%) CentOS
14 3 (1.11%) Solaris
15 2 (0.74%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.25%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 62 (22.88%) ITIL
3 46 (16.97%) Problem-Solving
4 36 (13.28%) Kalman Filter
5 33 (12.18%) Change Management
6 28 (10.33%) Service Delivery
7 25 (9.23%) Incident Management
8 21 (7.75%) Web Filtering
9 19 (7.01%) Patch Management
10 18 (6.64%) Business Intelligence
11 17 (6.27%) Migration
11 17 (6.27%) Server Virtualisation
12 16 (5.90%) Problem Management
12 16 (5.90%) Service Management
13 15 (5.54%) Disaster Recovery
14 13 (4.80%) Mentoring
15 12 (4.43%) CRM
15 12 (4.43%) Virtual Environments
16 11 (4.06%) DevOps
16 11 (4.06%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 62 (22.88%) PowerShell
2 46 (16.97%) SQL
3 11 (4.06%) VBScript
4 7 (2.58%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.21%) Bash Shell
6 5 (1.85%) Perl
6 5 (1.85%) PHP
6 5 (1.85%) Python
7 4 (1.48%) VB
Qualifications
1 50 (18.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 38 (14.02%) MCSE
3 21 (7.75%) MCP
3 21 (7.75%) MCSA
4 19 (7.01%) CCNA
4 19 (7.01%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (6.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 16 (5.90%) Degree
6 16 (5.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 9 (3.32%) MCITP
8 8 (2.95%) Computer Science Degree
8 8 (2.95%) Security Cleared
9 7 (2.58%) SC Cleared
10 2 (0.74%) CCNP
10 2 (0.74%) HND
10 2 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.74%) Linux+ Certification
10 2 (0.74%) RHCSA
11 1 (0.37%) DBS Check
11 1 (0.37%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 47 (17.34%) SLA
2 9 (3.32%) PMO
3 4 (1.48%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 225 (83.03%) Active Directory
2 118 (43.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 103 (38.01%) Hyper-V
4 37 (13.65%) VMware ESXi
5 24 (8.86%) vSphere
6 23 (8.49%) XenApp
7 11 (4.06%) XenServer
8 10 (3.69%) XenDesktop
9 7 (2.58%) VMware Workstation
10 6 (2.21%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 6 (2.21%) Terminal Services
10 6 (2.21%) Virtual Servers
11 5 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (1.11%) MetaFrame
13 1 (0.37%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 47 (17.34%) SCCM
2 30 (11.07%) Norton AntiVirus
3 21 (7.75%) WSUS
4 11 (4.06%) SCOM
5 10 (3.69%) NetBackup
6 9 (3.32%) Failover Clustering
7 7 (2.58%) HP Data Protector
7 7 (2.58%) ServiceCenter
7 7 (2.58%) vCenter Server
8 6 (2.21%) EMC NetWorker
9 5 (1.85%) Clonezilla
9 5 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
9 5 (1.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 5 (1.85%) Single Sign-On
10 4 (1.48%) Ansible
10 4 (1.48%) Nagios
10 4 (1.48%) SCVMM
10 4 (1.48%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 3 (1.11%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 2 (0.74%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 179 (66.05%) VMware
2 157 (57.93%) Microsoft
3 131 (48.34%) Veeam
4 98 (36.16%) Citrix
5 84 (31.00%) Cisco
5 84 (31.00%) HP
6 62 (22.88%) Symantec
7 49 (18.08%) Dell
8 43 (15.87%) EMC
9 36 (13.28%) NetApp
10 35 (12.92%) Veritas
11 27 (9.96%) Google
12 19 (7.01%) Asigra
12 19 (7.01%) CommVault
13 15 (5.54%) Palo Alto
13 15 (5.54%) Sophos
14 13 (4.80%) Apple
15 12 (4.43%) Polycom
16 11 (4.06%) Mitel
16 11 (4.06%) ServiceNow