Period
to 19 April 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 19 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
19 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 829 815 717
Rank change year-on-year -14 -98 -67
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 315 346 614
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.93% 2.41% 3.73%
Number of salaries quoted 279 309 610
England median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -1.52% -5.71%
10th Percentile £24,750 £24,000 £22,500
90th Percentile £54,000 £52,500 £53,300
UK median annual salary £37,500 £32,500 £33,000
% change year-on-year +15.38% -1.52% -5.71%

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 16,362 14,374 16,448
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 9.86% 8.87% 8.53%
Number of salaries quoted 13,161 11,725 13,406
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +5.26%
10th Percentile £32,000 £31,250 £30,250
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +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 19 April 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 19 April 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 -1 109 £42,500 +21.43% 14
South East -38 79 £32,500 +8.33% 11
North of England +6 44 £32,500 +8.33% 12
Midlands -6 42 £37,500 +2.74% 14
West Midlands -15 36 £37,500 +13.64% 14
Yorkshire +35 27 £32,500 +26.21% 4
East of England -9 24 £35,000 +6.06% 4
South West -7 17 £40,000 +33.33% 2
North East -23 11 £30,000 - 1
East Midlands -1 6 £28,500 -25.00%
North West -36 6 £46,000 +41.54% 7
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 19 April 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.

1 296 (93.97%) Windows
2 247 (78.41%) Microsoft
3 243 (77.14%) VMware
4 240 (76.19%) Active Directory
5 229 (72.70%) Windows Server
6 191 (60.63%) MS Exchange
7 159 (50.48%) Cisco
8 149 (47.30%) Firewall
9 141 (44.76%) VMware Infrastructure
10 132 (41.90%) Hyper-V
10 132 (41.90%) Veeam
11 131 (41.59%) DNS
12 129 (40.95%) Office 365
12 129 (40.95%) Windows Server 2012
13 126 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 123 (39.05%) Citrix
15 122 (38.73%) DHCP
16 121 (38.41%) HP
17 119 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
18 105 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
19 100 (31.75%) LAN
20 98 (31.11%) Symantec
21 94 (29.84%) SQL Server
22 92 (29.21%) SAN
23 88 (27.94%) WAN
24 79 (25.08%) SharePoint
24 79 (25.08%) Exchange Server 2010
25 74 (23.49%) SCCM
26 67 (21.27%) PowerShell
26 67 (21.27%) Exchange Server 2013

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
1 191 (60.63%) MS Exchange
2 79 (25.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 79 (25.08%) SharePoint
3 67 (21.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 48 (15.24%) IIS
5 35 (11.11%) Skype for Business
6 22 (6.98%) Exchange Server 2003
7 20 (6.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (5.40%) Exchange Server 2007
9 10 (3.17%) Apache
10 8 (2.54%) Confluence
11 7 (2.22%) IBM Notes
12 5 (1.59%) SharePoint Server
13 4 (1.27%) SharePoint 2013
14 3 (0.95%) IBM Domino
15 2 (0.63%) JBoss
15 2 (0.63%) nginx
15 2 (0.63%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.32%) WebLogic
Applications
1 105 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (0.95%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 129 (40.95%) Office 365
2 119 (37.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 34 (10.79%) Amazon AWS
4 27 (8.57%) Mimecast
5 19 (6.03%) G Suite
6 5 (1.59%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.95%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Adobe Creative Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 149 (47.30%) Firewall
2 131 (41.59%) DNS
3 122 (38.73%) DHCP
4 100 (31.75%) LAN
5 92 (29.21%) SAN
6 88 (27.94%) WAN
7 58 (18.41%) VPN
8 54 (17.14%) TCP/IP
9 41 (13.02%) VLAN
10 40 (12.70%) VoIP
11 32 (10.16%) NAS
12 30 (9.52%) NetScaler
13 26 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (6.03%) Skype
15 17 (5.40%) Remote Desktop
16 16 (5.08%) Wireless
17 14 (4.44%) MPLS
18 11 (3.49%) Cisco IOS
19 10 (3.17%) iSCSI
19 10 (3.17%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 94 (29.84%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (5.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (4.44%) Amazon RDS
4 14 (4.44%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.22%) MySQL
6 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2016
8 3 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.32%) DB2
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 9 (2.86%) JIRA
2 4 (1.27%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.95%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.32%) Toad
General
1 46 (14.60%) Finance
2 13 (4.13%) Marketing
3 11 (3.49%) Manufacturing
4 10 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 8 (2.54%) Advertising
5 8 (2.54%) Retail
6 6 (1.90%) Legal
7 1 (0.32%) Electronics
7 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 75 (23.81%) Analyst
2 69 (21.90%) Support Engineer
3 63 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 54 (17.14%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 48 (15.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 42 (13.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 41 (13.02%) 2nd Line Support
8 34 (10.79%) IT Support
9 27 (8.57%) IT Engineer
10 25 (7.94%) Technical Support
11 24 (7.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 22 (6.98%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 22 (6.98%) Infrastructure Support
13 21 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 21 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
14 20 (6.35%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
14 20 (6.35%) IT Support Engineer
15 19 (6.03%) VMware Engineer
16 17 (5.40%) Technical Engineer
16 17 (5.40%) VMware Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (5.71%) Web Services
2 14 (4.44%) WSH
3 7 (2.22%) Software Packaging
4 5 (1.59%) WAP
5 2 (0.63%) Flash
5 2 (0.63%) MAPI
6 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 41 (13.02%) Clustering
2 24 (7.62%) Data Centre
3 23 (7.30%) Blackberry
4 18 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 17 (5.40%) Analytical Skills
5 17 (5.40%) Replication
6 12 (3.81%) PKI
6 12 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
7 8 (2.54%) Driving Licence
8 7 (2.22%) Microsoft Licensing
8 7 (2.22%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.90%) Private Cloud
10 5 (1.59%) Handset
10 5 (1.59%) Hedge funds
11 4 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
11 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
12 3 (0.95%) Client/Server
12 3 (0.95%) HP Storage
12 3 (0.95%) User Experience
12 3 (0.95%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 296 (93.97%) Windows
2 229 (72.70%) Windows Server
3 129 (40.95%) Windows Server 2012
4 126 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 62 (19.68%) Windows 7
6 61 (19.37%) Linux
7 53 (16.83%) Windows 10
8 42 (13.33%) Windows 8
9 38 (12.06%) Windows Server 2003
10 14 (4.44%) Windows XP
11 13 (4.13%) CentOS
11 13 (4.13%) Solaris
12 12 (3.81%) Ubuntu
13 10 (3.17%) Mac OS X
14 8 (2.54%) Unix
14 8 (2.54%) Windows Vista
15 5 (1.59%) Android
15 5 (1.59%) Windows NT
16 4 (1.27%) Debian
16 4 (1.27%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (17.46%) ITIL
2 36 (11.43%) Problem-Solving
3 30 (9.52%) Patch Management
4 27 (8.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 27 (8.57%) Incident Management
5 24 (7.62%) Kalman Filter
6 17 (5.40%) Mentoring
7 15 (4.76%) Migration
8 13 (4.13%) DevOps
9 12 (3.81%) Coaching
9 12 (3.81%) Service Delivery
10 10 (3.17%) Change Control
11 9 (2.86%) ITIL V3
11 9 (2.86%) Server Virtualisation
11 9 (2.86%) Task Automation
12 8 (2.54%) Hardware Maintenance
12 8 (2.54%) Presales
12 8 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (2.54%) Software Licensing
12 8 (2.54%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 67 (21.27%) PowerShell
2 51 (16.19%) SQL
3 13 (4.13%) VB
4 11 (3.49%) Bash Shell
5 7 (2.22%) VBScript
6 5 (1.59%) Python
7 3 (0.95%) Perl
7 3 (0.95%) Shell Script
7 3 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.63%) C
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
Qualifications
1 58 (18.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 36 (11.43%) MCSE
3 32 (10.16%) MCSA
4 29 (9.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 24 (7.62%) Degree
6 22 (6.98%) MCITP
7 17 (5.40%) Cisco Certification
7 17 (5.40%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (4.76%) CCNA
9 13 (4.13%) CCNP
10 7 (2.22%) MCP
10 7 (2.22%) SC Cleared
10 7 (2.22%) Security Cleared
11 6 (1.90%) MCDST
12 5 (1.59%) CCA
12 5 (1.59%) Citrix Certification
12 5 (1.59%) PhD
13 4 (1.27%) CISSP
13 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
13 4 (1.27%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (10.48%) SLA
2 3 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.63%) QA
4 1 (0.32%) GAMP
4 1 (0.32%) GDPR
4 1 (0.32%) PMO
System Software
1 240 (76.19%) Active Directory
2 141 (44.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 132 (41.90%) Hyper-V
4 59 (18.73%) XenApp
5 49 (15.56%) vSphere
6 46 (14.60%) VMware ESXi
7 43 (13.65%) XenServer
8 34 (10.79%) XenDesktop
9 13 (4.13%) MetaFrame
10 8 (2.54%) DFS Replication
10 8 (2.54%) Terminal Services
10 8 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
11 6 (1.90%) Firmware
12 5 (1.59%) BitLocker
12 5 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 5 (1.59%) VirtualBox
13 4 (1.27%) Terminal Server
14 3 (0.95%) Microsoft App-V
15 2 (0.63%) Squid
15 2 (0.63%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 74 (23.49%) SCCM
2 39 (12.38%) Norton AntiVirus
3 38 (12.06%) WSUS
4 26 (8.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 23 (7.30%) SCOM
6 21 (6.67%) ServiceCenter
7 20 (6.35%) NetBackup
7 20 (6.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 20 (6.35%) vCenter Server
8 17 (5.40%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 16 (5.08%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 13 (4.13%) Nagios
11 7 (2.22%) XenMobile
12 6 (1.90%) Ansible
12 6 (1.90%) HP SIM
13 5 (1.59%) AirWatch
14 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Intune
14 4 (1.27%) PowerCLI
15 3 (0.95%) Cisco CUCM
15 3 (0.95%) Puppet
Vendors
1 247 (78.41%) Microsoft
2 243 (77.14%) VMware
3 159 (50.48%) Cisco
4 132 (41.90%) Veeam
5 123 (39.05%) Citrix
6 121 (38.41%) HP
7 98 (31.11%) Symantec
8 60 (19.05%) Dell
9 46 (14.60%) NetApp
10 42 (13.33%) CommVault
11 41 (13.02%) Veritas
12 38 (12.06%) Google
13 34 (10.79%) EMC
14 33 (10.48%) Sophos
15 27 (8.57%) Juniper
16 21 (6.67%) Forcepoint
17 20 (6.35%) Altiris
17 20 (6.35%) F5
17 20 (6.35%) McAfee
18 18 (5.71%) EqualLogic