Period
to 24 May 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 24 May 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
24 May 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 846 828 766
Rank change year-on-year -18 -62 -62
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 217 316 392
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.16% 0.20% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.29% 1.96% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 199 281 349
England median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.67% +15.38% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £25,750 £24,000
90th Percentile £52,650 £60,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £36,500 £37,500 £32,500
% change year-on-year -2.67% +15.38% -

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 16,868 16,098 14,174
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 12.55% 9.97% 8.88%
Number of salaries quoted 13,076 12,883 11,541
England median annual salary £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £33,500 £32,000 £30,750
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £81,250
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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +53 92 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Midlands +29 36 £42,500 +13.33% 3
North of England +28 34 £35,000 +7.69%
South East -23 32 £37,500 +25.00%
Yorkshire -3 22 £35,000 +7.69%
West Midlands +2 21 £42,500 +13.33% 3
East of England +65 18 £40,000 +14.29%
East Midlands +48 15 £42,500 +25.93%
North West +25 11 £32,500 -29.35%
South West +18 5 £37,500 -6.25%
North East +16 1 £21,500 -28.33%
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 205 (94.47%) Windows
2 196 (90.32%) Active Directory
3 166 (76.50%) Windows Server
4 163 (75.12%) VMware
5 159 (73.27%) Microsoft
6 132 (60.83%) Windows Server 2012
7 127 (58.53%) Windows Server 2008
7 127 (58.53%) Firewall
8 120 (55.30%) VMware Infrastructure
9 119 (54.84%) Office 365
10 103 (47.47%) MS Exchange
11 102 (47.00%) Hyper-V
12 91 (41.94%) Veeam
13 88 (40.55%) Cisco
14 85 (39.17%) DNS
15 79 (36.41%) DHCP
16 75 (34.56%) Microsoft Certification
17 74 (34.10%) Exchange Server 2010
18 72 (33.18%) HP
18 72 (33.18%) SAN
19 66 (30.41%) NetApp
20 64 (29.49%) Dell
20 64 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
21 62 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
22 58 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2013
23 57 (26.27%) vSphere
23 57 (26.27%) SQL Server
24 56 (25.81%) Veritas
24 56 (25.81%) Symantec
24 56 (25.81%) Windows 7

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
1 103 (47.47%) MS Exchange
2 74 (34.10%) Exchange Server 2010
3 58 (26.73%) Exchange Server 2013
4 25 (11.52%) SharePoint
5 9 (4.15%) IIS
5 9 (4.15%) Skype for Business
6 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (1.38%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.92%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.92%) SAS
8 2 (0.92%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.92%) Site Server
9 1 (0.46%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 62 (28.57%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (6.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 27 (12.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 5 (2.30%) Workfront
4 1 (0.46%) Sage 300 ERP
Cloud Services
1 119 (54.84%) Office 365
2 64 (29.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (8.29%) Amazon AWS
4 9 (4.15%) IaaS
5 7 (3.23%) G Suite
5 7 (3.23%) Mimecast
6 3 (1.38%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.92%) PaaS
8 1 (0.46%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.46%) OpenDNS
Communications & Networking
1 127 (58.53%) Firewall
2 85 (39.17%) DNS
3 79 (36.41%) DHCP
4 72 (33.18%) SAN
5 52 (23.96%) LAN
6 50 (23.04%) TCP/IP
6 50 (23.04%) WAN
7 45 (20.74%) VPN
8 33 (15.21%) VoIP
9 22 (10.14%) NAS
9 22 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
10 20 (9.22%) VLAN
11 14 (6.45%) Internet
11 14 (6.45%) iSCSI
12 13 (5.99%) Cisco ASA
12 13 (5.99%) Remote Desktop
13 10 (4.61%) NetScaler
13 10 (4.61%) Network Security
14 8 (3.69%) Unified Communications
14 8 (3.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 57 (26.27%) SQL Server
2 18 (8.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (5.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (5.53%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 8 (3.69%) SQL Server 2016
6 6 (2.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (2.30%) Azure SQL Database
8 4 (1.84%) SAP BW
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database
9 3 (1.38%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.92%) MS Access
10 2 (0.92%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.46%) Crystal Reports
General
1 25 (11.52%) Finance
2 6 (2.76%) Aerospace
2 6 (2.76%) Publishing
3 5 (2.30%) Retail
4 4 (1.84%) Telecoms
5 3 (1.38%) Banking
6 2 (0.92%) Electronics
7 1 (0.46%) Advertising
7 1 (0.46%) Automotive
7 1 (0.46%) Back Office
7 1 (0.46%) Law
7 1 (0.46%) Legal
7 1 (0.46%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 69 (31.80%) Support Engineer
2 55 (25.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 49 (22.58%) 3rd Line Support
4 42 (19.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 39 (17.97%) IT Engineer
6 35 (16.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 26 (11.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 26 (11.98%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
8 24 (11.06%) Analyst
8 24 (11.06%) Server Engineer
9 22 (10.14%) Windows Engineer
9 22 (10.14%) Windows Server Engineer
10 21 (9.68%) IT Support
11 19 (8.76%) 2nd Line Engineer
11 19 (8.76%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
12 18 (8.29%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
12 18 (8.29%) 3rd Line Server Support
12 18 (8.29%) Server Support
12 18 (8.29%) Windows Server Support
12 18 (8.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.69%) .NET
2 6 (2.76%) HTML
2 6 (2.76%) JSON
3 5 (2.30%) WSH
4 2 (0.92%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 24 (11.06%) Data Centre
2 23 (10.60%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (7.83%) Clustering
4 15 (6.91%) Self-Motivation
5 10 (4.61%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.15%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.15%) Replication
7 7 (3.23%) EMC VNX
7 7 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.84%) PKI
8 4 (1.84%) RSA SecurID
9 3 (1.38%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.38%) iPad
9 3 (1.38%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
10 2 (0.92%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.92%) Wiki
11 1 (0.46%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 205 (94.47%) Windows
2 166 (76.50%) Windows Server
3 132 (60.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 127 (58.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 56 (25.81%) Windows 7
6 49 (22.58%) Linux
7 47 (21.66%) Windows 10
8 30 (13.82%) Windows 8
9 21 (9.68%) Windows Server 2003
10 13 (5.99%) Windows XP
11 6 (2.76%) Data ONTAP
12 5 (2.30%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.92%) Mac OS
13 2 (0.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (0.92%) Solaris
13 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000
13 2 (0.92%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.46%) Android
14 1 (0.46%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (24.42%) ITIL
2 49 (22.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 33 (15.21%) Problem-Solving
4 28 (12.90%) CRM
5 26 (11.98%) Mentoring
6 21 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
7 19 (8.76%) Change Management
7 19 (8.76%) Computer Science
8 15 (6.91%) Patch Management
9 14 (6.45%) Service Management
10 13 (5.99%) Root Cause Analysis
11 12 (5.53%) Change Control
11 12 (5.53%) Project Management
11 12 (5.53%) Server Management
12 11 (5.07%) Software Deployment
13 10 (4.61%) Coaching
13 10 (4.61%) Configuration Management
13 10 (4.61%) Migration
13 10 (4.61%) Problem Management
13 10 (4.61%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 49 (22.58%) SQL
2 32 (14.75%) PowerShell
3 10 (4.61%) VB
4 8 (3.69%) T-SQL
5 6 (2.76%) C#
5 6 (2.76%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.76%) PHP
5 6 (2.76%) VBScript
6 3 (1.38%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.92%) C
7 2 (0.92%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.46%) Python
Qualifications
1 75 (34.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 53 (24.42%) MCSE
3 38 (17.51%) Degree
4 31 (14.29%) MCSA
5 27 (12.44%) CCNA
5 27 (12.44%) Cisco Certification
6 24 (11.06%) MCP
7 16 (7.37%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (6.91%) Computer Science Degree
9 13 (5.99%) MCITP
10 9 (4.15%) HND
11 4 (1.84%) HNC
12 3 (1.38%) DBS Check
12 3 (1.38%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (1.38%) JNCIA
12 3 (1.38%) VCP6
13 1 (0.46%) GIAC
13 1 (0.46%) MOS
13 1 (0.46%) Network+ Certification
13 1 (0.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.83%) SLA
2 3 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.38%) QA
3 1 (0.46%) GDPR
System Software
1 196 (90.32%) Active Directory
2 120 (55.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 102 (47.00%) Hyper-V
4 57 (26.27%) vSphere
5 40 (18.43%) VMware ESXi
6 26 (11.98%) XenApp
7 12 (5.53%) Virtual Machines
7 12 (5.53%) XenDesktop
8 11 (5.07%) Virtual Servers
9 6 (2.76%) Firmware
10 4 (1.84%) Forefront TMG
10 4 (1.84%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 4 (1.84%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (1.38%) Citrix Hypervisor
11 3 (1.38%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.92%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.92%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.92%) NFS
12 2 (0.92%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 23 (10.60%) WSUS
2 18 (8.29%) Norton AntiVirus
2 18 (8.29%) SCCM
3 15 (6.91%) vCenter Server
4 12 (5.53%) NetBackup
5 11 (5.07%) SCOM
6 9 (4.15%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 8 (3.69%) Microsoft Clustering
8 7 (3.23%) SCVMM
9 6 (2.76%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 6 (2.76%) vMotion
10 5 (2.30%) Nagios
11 4 (1.84%) FortiGate
12 2 (0.92%) McAfee ePO
12 2 (0.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
13 1 (0.46%) Jamf Pro
13 1 (0.46%) SCDPM
13 1 (0.46%) SCSM
Vendors
1 163 (75.12%) VMware
2 159 (73.27%) Microsoft
3 91 (41.94%) Veeam
4 88 (40.55%) Cisco
5 72 (33.18%) HP
6 66 (30.41%) NetApp
7 64 (29.49%) Dell
8 56 (25.81%) Symantec
8 56 (25.81%) Veritas
9 55 (25.35%) EMC
10 49 (22.58%) Citrix
11 25 (11.52%) Kaseya
12 10 (4.61%) Avaya
13 9 (4.15%) Google
13 9 (4.15%) Nimble Storage
14 8 (3.69%) Altiris
15 7 (3.23%) McAfee
15 7 (3.23%) Palo Alto
15 7 (3.23%) SAP
15 7 (3.23%) SolarWinds