Period
to 14 November 2019

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 14 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
14 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 814 880 825
Rank change year-on-year +66 -55 +25
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 213 259 378
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.17% 0.17% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.29% 1.55% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 165 247 356
England median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.71% - -
10th Percentile £22,200 £23,200 £24,000
90th Percentile £56,000 £52,500 £50,000
UK median annual salary £33,000 £35,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year -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 16,527 16,703 15,120
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 13.04% 10.97% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 12,723 13,254 12,537
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +1.85% +8.00%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,250 £31,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £86,250 £82,500
UK median annual salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.55% +4.76% +5.00%

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 14 November 2019.

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 14 November 2019. 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 +39 77 £33,000 -5.71% 4
Midlands +95 56 £33,750 -10.00% 9
South East +47 43 £32,500 -7.14% 10
West Midlands +63 42 £32,500 -13.33% 6
North of England +32 20 £33,750 -14.01% 13
Yorkshire +8 15 £30,250 -34.59% 1
East Midlands +27 14 £36,250 +11.54% 3
East of England +19 10 £26,500 -29.33% 5
South West +13 7 £40,000 +45.45% 2
North West +22 5 £53,750 +49.31% 11
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 14 November 2019, 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.

1 196 (92.02%) Windows
2 163 (76.53%) Active Directory
3 147 (69.01%) Microsoft
4 139 (65.26%) VMware
5 138 (64.79%) Windows Server
6 108 (50.70%) Office 365
7 94 (44.13%) Hyper-V
8 88 (41.31%) Veeam
8 88 (41.31%) VMware Infrastructure
9 83 (38.97%) MS Exchange
10 80 (37.56%) Cisco
10 80 (37.56%) Windows Server 2012
11 74 (34.74%) Microsoft Office
12 73 (34.27%) Firewall
13 71 (33.33%) Windows 10
14 70 (32.86%) Azure
15 67 (31.46%) SQL
16 65 (30.52%) SAN
16 65 (30.52%) Windows Server 2008
17 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
18 59 (27.70%) WAN
19 57 (26.76%) Citrix
20 56 (26.29%) Symantec
20 56 (26.29%) LAN
20 56 (26.29%) DNS
21 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
22 53 (24.88%) Exchange Server 2010
23 50 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2013
24 49 (23.00%) DHCP
25 44 (20.66%) ITIL

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 83 (38.97%) MS Exchange
2 53 (24.88%) Exchange Server 2010
3 50 (23.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 23 (10.80%) SharePoint
5 20 (9.39%) Skype for Business
6 11 (5.16%) IIS
7 7 (3.29%) IBM Domino
7 7 (3.29%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.41%) SAS
8 3 (1.41%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.47%) Confluence
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (34.74%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (5.16%) Dynamics NAV
1 11 (5.16%) Workfront
2 4 (1.88%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 108 (50.70%) Office 365
2 70 (32.86%) Azure
3 30 (14.08%) AWS
4 24 (11.27%) PaaS
5 14 (6.57%) IaaS
6 10 (4.69%) SaaS
7 7 (3.29%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (1.88%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.94%) G Suite
10 1 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 73 (34.27%) Firewall
2 65 (30.52%) SAN
3 59 (27.70%) WAN
4 56 (26.29%) DNS
4 56 (26.29%) LAN
5 49 (23.00%) DHCP
6 33 (15.49%) VPN
7 28 (13.15%) VoIP
8 27 (12.68%) NAS
9 25 (11.74%) TCP/IP
10 21 (9.86%) Remote Desktop
11 20 (9.39%) Skype
11 20 (9.39%) Wi-Fi
12 15 (7.04%) VLAN
13 7 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (3.29%) iSCSI
13 7 (3.29%) VSAN
13 7 (3.29%) Wireless
14 6 (2.82%) Internet
15 5 (2.35%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (28.17%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 16 (7.51%) SQL Server 2012
4 14 (6.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 11 (5.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.35%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.47%) DB2
8 1 (0.47%) MySQL
8 1 (0.47%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 21 (9.86%) JIRA
General
1 14 (6.57%) Finance
2 12 (5.63%) Aerospace
3 11 (5.16%) Back Office
3 11 (5.16%) Publishing
3 11 (5.16%) Telecoms
4 5 (2.35%) Retail
5 4 (1.88%) Law
5 4 (1.88%) Public Sector
6 3 (1.41%) Legal
6 3 (1.41%) Marketing
7 2 (0.94%) Electronics
7 2 (0.94%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.47%) Advertising
8 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 43 (20.19%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 41 (19.25%) Analyst
3 25 (11.74%) IT Support
4 23 (10.80%) IT Engineer
4 23 (10.80%) Support Engineer
5 21 (9.86%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 21 (9.86%) Support Analyst
6 17 (7.98%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 16 (7.51%) Infrastructure Manager
8 15 (7.04%) Consultant
8 15 (7.04%) Infrastructure Services Manager
8 15 (7.04%) Service Manager
9 14 (6.57%) 2nd Line Support
10 12 (5.63%) Administrator
11 11 (5.16%) Applications Engineer
11 11 (5.16%) IT Support Engineer
11 11 (5.16%) Senior Applications Engineer
11 11 (5.16%) Systems Administrator
12 10 (4.69%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
13 9 (4.23%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.57%) .NET
2 11 (5.16%) HTML
2 11 (5.16%) JSON
3 4 (1.88%) Web Services
4 1 (0.47%) LDAP
4 1 (0.47%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.62%) Data Centre
2 15 (7.04%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (5.16%) Replication
4 8 (3.76%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (2.82%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (2.35%) Clustering
6 5 (2.35%) Management Information System
6 5 (2.35%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.35%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (1.88%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.41%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.41%) CMDB
8 3 (1.41%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.41%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.41%) Wiki
9 2 (0.94%) AS400
9 2 (0.94%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
10 1 (0.47%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 196 (92.02%) Windows
2 138 (64.79%) Windows Server
3 80 (37.56%) Windows Server 2012
4 71 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 65 (30.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 37 (17.37%) Windows 7
7 31 (14.55%) Linux
8 17 (7.98%) Windows Server 2003
9 15 (7.04%) Windows 8
10 7 (3.29%) CentOS
10 7 (3.29%) Data ONTAP
11 6 (2.82%) Unix
11 6 (2.82%) Windows XP
12 3 (1.41%) Mac OS
12 3 (1.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.94%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.94%) Fedora
13 2 (0.94%) Ubuntu
14 1 (0.47%) FreeNAS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (25.35%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 44 (20.66%) ITIL
3 28 (13.15%) Project Management
4 24 (11.27%) Root Cause Analysis
5 21 (9.86%) Problem-Solving
5 21 (9.86%) Virtual Environments
6 17 (7.98%) Service Management
7 16 (7.51%) Configuration Management
7 16 (7.51%) Service Delivery
8 15 (7.04%) Performance Tuning
8 15 (7.04%) Strategic Roadmap
9 14 (6.57%) Change Control
9 14 (6.57%) CRM
10 13 (6.10%) Mentoring
11 12 (5.63%) Change Management
11 12 (5.63%) Patch Management
12 11 (5.16%) Disaster Recovery
12 11 (5.16%) ERP
12 11 (5.16%) Hardware Maintenance
12 11 (5.16%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 67 (31.46%) SQL
2 28 (13.15%) PowerShell
3 14 (6.57%) T-SQL
4 12 (5.63%) VB
5 11 (5.16%) C#
5 11 (5.16%) JavaScript
5 11 (5.16%) PHP
6 5 (2.35%) Perl
7 4 (1.88%) VBScript
8 3 (1.41%) Bash Shell
8 3 (1.41%) Python
9 2 (0.94%) C
9 2 (0.94%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.47%) C++
10 1 (0.47%) Java
10 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (18.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 26 (12.21%) MCSE
3 24 (11.27%) MCSA
4 15 (7.04%) CCNA
4 15 (7.04%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 7 (3.29%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.35%) CCNP
7 5 (2.35%) Degree
8 4 (1.88%) MCITP
8 4 (1.88%) SC Cleared
9 3 (1.41%) MCP
10 2 (0.94%) Computer Science Degree
10 2 (0.94%) DV Cleared
10 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Certified Master
11 1 (0.47%) CEH
11 1 (0.47%) GNVQ
11 1 (0.47%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (0.47%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (13.15%) SLA
2 3 (1.41%) QA
3 2 (0.94%) NCSC
3 2 (0.94%) NIST
3 2 (0.94%) RMADS
System Software
1 163 (76.53%) Active Directory
2 94 (44.13%) Hyper-V
3 88 (41.31%) VMware Infrastructure
4 32 (15.02%) XenDesktop
5 29 (13.62%) XenApp
6 26 (12.21%) vSphere
7 21 (9.86%) VMware ESXi
8 14 (6.57%) Virtual Servers
9 10 (4.69%) Firmware
10 9 (4.23%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (3.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 7 (3.29%) DFS Replication
13 2 (0.94%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.47%) BitLocker
14 1 (0.47%) NFS
14 1 (0.47%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 42 (19.72%) SCCM
2 31 (14.55%) NetBackup
3 24 (11.27%) WSUS
4 13 (6.10%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (5.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 11 (5.16%) vCenter Server
7 10 (4.69%) Norton AntiVirus
7 10 (4.69%) SCOM
8 7 (3.29%) Avamar
8 7 (3.29%) SCVMM
9 5 (2.35%) EMC NetWorker
10 4 (1.88%) Cisco CUCM
10 4 (1.88%) ZABBIX
11 2 (0.94%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.94%) FortiGate
11 2 (0.94%) Microsoft Clustering
11 2 (0.94%) vRealize
12 1 (0.47%) Ansible
12 1 (0.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
12 1 (0.47%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 147 (69.01%) Microsoft
2 139 (65.26%) VMware
3 88 (41.31%) Veeam
4 80 (37.56%) Cisco
5 57 (26.76%) Citrix
6 56 (26.29%) Symantec
7 37 (17.37%) HP
8 35 (16.43%) NetApp
8 35 (16.43%) Sophos
9 34 (15.96%) Dell
9 34 (15.96%) Veritas
10 20 (9.39%) Sun
11 16 (7.51%) EMC
11 16 (7.51%) ServiceNow
12 14 (6.57%) EqualLogic
13 12 (5.63%) Avaya
14 11 (5.16%) Google
14 11 (5.16%) Ivanti
14 11 (5.16%) Remedy
15 10 (4.69%) ProCurve