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

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 861 742 749
Rank change year-on-year -119 +7 -59
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 310 456 550
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.19% 0.27% 0.29%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.86% 3.04% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 282 417 520
England median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.77% - -7.14%
10th Percentile £24,500 £24,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £59,875 £52,500 £48,875
UK median annual salary £36,000 £32,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year +10.77% - -7.14%

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 16,653 14,990 16,910
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 10.24% 8.97% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 13,311 12,188 13,868
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 £30,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £85,000 £82,500 £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 July 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 July 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 -50 104 £47,500 +35.71% 14
South East -34 82 £30,000 -14.29% 6
East of England +20 46 £32,500 - 4
North of England -7 40 £37,500 +36.36% 9
Midlands -21 28 £37,500 +13.64% 2
West Midlands -22 24 £37,500 +3.45% 1
Yorkshire +24 20 £32,500 +38.30% 4
North West +19 17 £44,000 +44.26% 3
South West -11 11 £40,000 +33.33%
East Midlands +9 4 £39,000 +30.00% 1
North East -22 3 £55,000 +83.33% 2
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 280 (90.32%) Windows
2 239 (77.10%) Active Directory
3 214 (69.03%) VMware
3 214 (69.03%) Windows Server
4 202 (65.16%) Microsoft
5 172 (55.48%) MS Exchange
6 160 (51.61%) Firewall
7 146 (47.10%) Veeam
8 141 (45.48%) Cisco
9 130 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 129 (41.61%) Office 365
11 127 (40.97%) VMware Infrastructure
12 119 (38.39%) DNS
13 117 (37.74%) Hyper-V
14 114 (36.77%) Microsoft Office
15 108 (34.84%) Citrix
16 107 (34.52%) DHCP
17 104 (33.55%) HP
17 104 (33.55%) Microsoft Azure
18 99 (31.94%) Windows Server 2012
19 88 (28.39%) LAN
20 81 (26.13%) Symantec
21 80 (25.81%) SAN
22 76 (24.52%) VPN
23 75 (24.19%) WAN
24 74 (23.87%) Windows 7
25 66 (21.29%) SharePoint
26 64 (20.65%) Windows 10
27 62 (20.00%) SQL Server
28 60 (19.35%) Linux

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
1 172 (55.48%) MS Exchange
2 66 (21.29%) SharePoint
3 57 (18.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 52 (16.77%) Exchange Server 2010
5 24 (7.74%) IIS
6 22 (7.10%) Skype for Business
7 19 (6.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 19 (6.13%) Exchange Server 2003
8 18 (5.81%) Exchange Server 2007
9 9 (2.90%) Confluence
10 8 (2.58%) Apache
11 5 (1.61%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.29%) IBM Domino
12 4 (1.29%) IBM Notes
12 4 (1.29%) SharePoint 2013
13 2 (0.65%) JBoss
13 2 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
14 1 (0.32%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 114 (36.77%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (0.97%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (0.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.29%) Dynamics AX
1 4 (1.29%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.32%) SAP EHS
Cloud Services
1 129 (41.61%) Office 365
2 104 (33.55%) Microsoft Azure
3 32 (10.32%) Amazon AWS
4 30 (9.68%) Mimecast
5 24 (7.74%) G Suite
6 6 (1.94%) Azure Active Directory
7 5 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.97%) PaaS
9 2 (0.65%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.65%) SaaS
10 1 (0.32%) GitHub
10 1 (0.32%) IaaS
10 1 (0.32%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 160 (51.61%) Firewall
2 119 (38.39%) DNS
3 107 (34.52%) DHCP
4 88 (28.39%) LAN
5 80 (25.81%) SAN
6 76 (24.52%) VPN
7 75 (24.19%) WAN
8 47 (15.16%) TCP/IP
9 46 (14.84%) VLAN
10 36 (11.61%) NAS
11 27 (8.71%) NetScaler
12 26 (8.39%) VoIP
13 23 (7.42%) Cisco ASA
14 19 (6.13%) Wireless
15 17 (5.48%) Skype
16 16 (5.16%) MPLS
17 14 (4.52%) Remote Desktop
18 13 (4.19%) Cisco IOS
19 11 (3.55%) NX-OS
20 9 (2.90%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 22 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (4.52%) SQL Server 2012
4 13 (4.19%) SQL Server 2005
5 10 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 6 (1.94%) SQL Server 2014
8 5 (1.61%) MySQL
9 4 (1.29%) Amazon RDS
10 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2016
11 1 (0.32%) RDBMS
11 1 (0.32%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (2.90%) JIRA
2 3 (0.97%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.65%) Vagrant
General
1 33 (10.65%) Finance
2 15 (4.84%) Manufacturing
2 15 (4.84%) Retail
3 12 (3.87%) Marketing
3 12 (3.87%) Telecoms
4 9 (2.90%) Legal
5 6 (1.94%) Advertising
6 4 (1.29%) Law
7 2 (0.65%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) French Language
8 1 (0.32%) Games
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (20.97%) Support Engineer
2 58 (18.71%) Analyst
3 54 (17.42%) 3rd Line Support
4 48 (15.48%) Support Analyst
5 46 (14.84%) IT Support
6 45 (14.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 44 (14.19%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 29 (9.35%) 2nd Line Support
9 25 (8.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 24 (7.74%) Infrastructure Support
11 23 (7.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
12 19 (6.13%) IT Engineer
13 18 (5.81%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
13 18 (5.81%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
13 18 (5.81%) Backup Engineer
13 18 (5.81%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
13 18 (5.81%) Support Technician
13 18 (5.81%) Technical Support
14 17 (5.48%) Desktop Support
14 17 (5.48%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (3.87%) WSH
2 11 (3.55%) Web Services
3 5 (1.61%) HTML
3 5 (1.61%) JSON
3 5 (1.61%) XML
4 3 (0.97%) MAPI
5 2 (0.65%) Flash
Miscellaneous
1 34 (10.97%) Data Centre
2 32 (10.32%) Replication
3 24 (7.74%) Analytical Skills
4 22 (7.10%) Blackberry
5 16 (5.16%) Self-Motivation
6 13 (4.19%) NHS
7 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
8 9 (2.90%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.58%) Clustering
10 7 (2.26%) iPhone
10 7 (2.26%) Management Information System
10 7 (2.26%) Smartphone
11 6 (1.94%) Enterprise Storage
11 6 (1.94%) Hedge funds
11 6 (1.94%) Private Cloud
12 5 (1.61%) EMC VNX
12 5 (1.61%) PKI
13 4 (1.29%) Hybrid Cloud
13 4 (1.29%) Microsoft Licensing
14 3 (0.97%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 280 (90.32%) Windows
2 214 (69.03%) Windows Server
3 130 (41.94%) Windows Server 2008
4 99 (31.94%) Windows Server 2012
5 74 (23.87%) Windows 7
6 64 (20.65%) Windows 10
7 60 (19.35%) Linux
8 51 (16.45%) Windows 8
9 26 (8.39%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (4.19%) Mac OS X
11 12 (3.87%) Solaris
11 12 (3.87%) Unix
12 8 (2.58%) Windows Vista
13 7 (2.26%) Mac OS
13 7 (2.26%) Windows 2000 Server
13 7 (2.26%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.94%) CentOS
15 5 (1.61%) Android
15 5 (1.61%) Ubuntu
15 5 (1.61%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (17.10%) Problem-Solving
2 50 (16.13%) ITIL
3 31 (10.00%) Patch Management
4 28 (9.03%) Service Delivery
5 27 (8.71%) Disaster Recovery
6 26 (8.39%) Kalman Filter
7 23 (7.42%) Incident Management
8 21 (6.77%) Change Management
9 19 (6.13%) Migration
10 18 (5.81%) Server Virtualisation
11 14 (4.52%) DevOps
11 14 (4.52%) Mentoring
12 12 (3.87%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (3.55%) Capacity Management
13 11 (3.55%) ERP
13 11 (3.55%) Task Automation
13 11 (3.55%) Technical Architecture
14 10 (3.23%) Problem Management
14 10 (3.23%) Project Management
14 10 (3.23%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 58 (18.71%) PowerShell
2 48 (15.48%) SQL
3 13 (4.19%) VB
4 11 (3.55%) Bash Shell
5 8 (2.58%) Perl
5 8 (2.58%) T-SQL
6 6 (1.94%) Python
7 5 (1.61%) PHP
8 2 (0.65%) C
8 2 (0.65%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (12.26%) Microsoft Certification
2 22 (7.10%) MCSA
3 21 (6.77%) MCSE
4 16 (5.16%) MCITP
5 15 (4.84%) Degree
6 11 (3.55%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 11 (3.55%) SC Cleared
6 11 (3.55%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (2.58%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (1.94%) CCNA
9 5 (1.61%) CCNP
10 4 (1.29%) CISSP
10 4 (1.29%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.29%) MCTS
10 4 (1.29%) SSCP
11 2 (0.65%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.65%) CCA
11 2 (0.65%) CHECK Team Member
11 2 (0.65%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 42 (13.55%) SLA
2 10 (3.23%) PMO
3 4 (1.29%) GDPR
4 2 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 239 (77.10%) Active Directory
2 127 (40.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 117 (37.74%) Hyper-V
4 48 (15.48%) XenApp
5 36 (11.61%) vSphere
6 34 (10.97%) XenServer
7 32 (10.32%) VMware ESXi
8 23 (7.42%) XenDesktop
9 13 (4.19%) MetaFrame
10 9 (2.90%) Virtual Machines
11 7 (2.26%) VMware Workstation
12 6 (1.94%) Firmware
13 5 (1.61%) BitLocker
13 5 (1.61%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (1.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 5 (1.61%) Virtual Servers
13 5 (1.61%) VirtualBox
14 4 (1.29%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.65%) Squid
15 2 (0.65%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 60 (19.35%) SCCM
2 42 (13.55%) Norton AntiVirus
3 34 (10.97%) WSUS
4 14 (4.52%) NetBackup
5 12 (3.87%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 11 (3.55%) SCOM
7 9 (2.90%) Failover Clustering
8 8 (2.58%) Nagios
9 7 (2.26%) Ansible
9 7 (2.26%) EMC NetWorker
9 7 (2.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 6 (1.94%) HP SIM
11 5 (1.61%) McAfee ePO
12 4 (1.29%) AirWatch
12 4 (1.29%) ServiceCenter
12 4 (1.29%) vCenter Server
13 3 (0.97%) FortiGate
13 3 (0.97%) PowerCLI
14 2 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
14 2 (0.65%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 214 (69.03%) VMware
2 202 (65.16%) Microsoft
3 146 (47.10%) Veeam
4 141 (45.48%) Cisco
5 108 (34.84%) Citrix
6 104 (33.55%) HP
7 81 (26.13%) Symantec
8 52 (16.77%) Google
9 51 (16.45%) Dell
10 49 (15.81%) EMC
11 39 (12.58%) NetApp
12 33 (10.65%) CommVault
13 22 (7.10%) McAfee
14 21 (6.77%) Sophos
15 19 (6.13%) arcserve
16 18 (5.81%) Apple
16 18 (5.81%) EqualLogic
16 18 (5.81%) Kaspersky
16 18 (5.81%) Veritas
17 15 (4.84%) IBM