Period
to 31 October 2020

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 31 October 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK > England
6 months to
31 Oct 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 631 841 873
Rank change year-on-year +210 +32 -81
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 48 211 259
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.63% 1.28% 1.58%
Number of salaries quoted 45 170 267
Median annual salary £45,000 £35,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +28.57% -6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £31,663 £22,500 £23,550
90th Percentile £47,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £33,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year +36.36% -12.00% +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 7,621 16,476 16,393
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 16.70% 13.04% 10.71%
Number of salaries quoted 6,277 12,665 13,012
Median annual salary £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +9.09% +3.77%
10th Percentile £37,500 £32,500 £32,500
90th Percentile £93,750 £91,250 £86,250
UK median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in England

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in England

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Backup Exec in England.

Salary trend for Backup Exec in England

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in England

Salary distribution for jobs citing Backup Exec in England over the 6 months to 31 October 2020.

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 31 October 2020. 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
South East +191 15 £45,000 +38.46%
London +210 14 £46,500 +40.91% 1
Midlands +83 11 £41,250 +13.79% 1
West Midlands +75 11 £41,250 +6.45% 1
North of England +161 4 £27,500 -18.52% 1
South West +129 3 - -
Yorkshire +109 3 £27,500 -15.38%
North West +127 1 £65,000 +23.81%
Backup Exec
UK

For the 6 months to 31 October 2020, 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 44 (91.67%) VMware
3 43 (89.58%) Microsoft
4 42 (87.50%) Windows Server
5 41 (85.42%) Office 365
6 39 (81.25%) Veeam
7 38 (79.17%) Azure
7 38 (79.17%) Citrix
8 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 34 (70.83%) Hyper-V
9 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
10 29 (60.42%) Firewall
11 27 (56.25%) Cisco
11 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
12 23 (47.92%) Exchange Server 2013
13 22 (45.83%) Windows 8
13 22 (45.83%) Windows 7
13 22 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 21 (43.75%) Windows 10
14 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
15 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
15 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
16 19 (39.58%) HP
16 19 (39.58%) MCSE
16 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Office
17 18 (37.50%) VPN
17 18 (37.50%) DNS
17 18 (37.50%) DHCP
17 18 (37.50%) NetApp
18 16 (33.33%) SAN

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 27 (56.25%) MS Exchange
2 23 (47.92%) Exchange Server 2013
3 20 (41.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 6 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.17%) IIS
6 1 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 19 (39.58%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.08%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 41 (85.42%) Office 365
2 38 (79.17%) Azure
3 9 (18.75%) Mimecast
4 7 (14.58%) IaaS
5 6 (12.50%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) AWS
6 1 (2.08%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (2.08%) OneDrive
6 1 (2.08%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (60.42%) Firewall
2 18 (37.50%) DHCP
2 18 (37.50%) DNS
2 18 (37.50%) VPN
3 16 (33.33%) SAN
4 11 (22.92%) NetScaler
5 10 (20.83%) iSCSI
6 8 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 7 (14.58%) Network Security
8 6 (12.50%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.33%) LAN
9 4 (8.33%) NAS
9 4 (8.33%) WAN
10 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (4.17%) IPsec
11 2 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
11 2 (4.17%) VLAN
11 2 (4.17%) VoIP
12 1 (2.08%) FTP
12 1 (2.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) Amazon RDS
2 6 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.25%) Oracle Database
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (2.08%) MySQL
General
1 7 (14.58%) Finance
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (54.17%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 20 (41.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 17 (35.42%) Support Engineer
4 16 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 16 (33.33%) IT Engineer
5 15 (31.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 14 (29.17%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (25.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 7 (14.58%) Azure Engineer
8 7 (14.58%) Cloud Engineer
8 7 (14.58%) Infrastructure Support
8 7 (14.58%) Server Engineer
8 7 (14.58%) Server Support
9 6 (12.50%) Citrix Support
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Server Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Windows Support Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Wintel Engineer
9 6 (12.50%) Wintel Support
9 6 (12.50%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.50%) Enterprise Storage
2 5 (10.42%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.25%) Reinsurance
4 2 (4.17%) Replication
5 1 (2.08%) Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Handset
5 1 (2.08%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (87.50%) Windows Server
3 22 (45.83%) Windows 7
3 22 (45.83%) Windows 8
4 21 (43.75%) Windows 10
4 21 (43.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (31.25%) Windows Server 2016
7 14 (29.17%) Linux
8 8 (16.67%) Windows Server 2019
9 7 (14.58%) Data ONTAP
9 7 (14.58%) Mac OS X
10 3 (6.25%) HPUX
10 3 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (6.25%) Solaris
10 3 (6.25%) Unix
11 2 (4.17%) VMS
12 1 (2.08%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (45.83%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 14 (29.17%) Project Delivery
3 12 (25.00%) ITIL
4 10 (20.83%) Change Management
5 8 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
5 8 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (14.58%) Project Management
6 7 (14.58%) Web Filtering
7 6 (12.50%) Business Continuity
7 6 (12.50%) Line Management
7 6 (12.50%) Proactive Maintenance
7 6 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
7 6 (12.50%) Server Management
8 4 (8.33%) Change Control
8 4 (8.33%) Migration
8 4 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
9 3 (6.25%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.92%) SQL
2 10 (20.83%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 20 (41.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 19 (39.58%) MCSE
3 8 (16.67%) MCSA
4 5 (10.42%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (4.17%) DBS Check
7 2 (4.17%) MCP
8 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) SLA
2 6 (12.50%) BS25999
2 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 6 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (70.83%) Hyper-V
1 34 (70.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (62.50%) Active Directory
3 12 (25.00%) vSphere
4 10 (20.83%) XenApp
4 10 (20.83%) XenDesktop
5 8 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (14.58%) NFS
7 6 (12.50%) BitLocker
8 4 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
9 3 (6.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (4.17%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 8 (16.67%) SCCM
2 6 (12.50%) SCOM
3 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (6.25%) NetBackup
3 3 (6.25%) WSUS
4 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.08%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (2.08%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 44 (91.67%) VMware
2 43 (89.58%) Microsoft
3 39 (81.25%) Veeam
4 38 (79.17%) Citrix
5 27 (56.25%) Cisco
6 19 (39.58%) HP
7 18 (37.50%) NetApp
8 14 (29.17%) Asigra
9 13 (27.08%) Dell
9 13 (27.08%) Sophos
10 6 (12.50%) SolarWinds
11 3 (6.25%) EMC
11 3 (6.25%) Ivanti
11 3 (6.25%) McAfee
11 3 (6.25%) Oracle
11 3 (6.25%) Red Hat
11 3 (6.25%) Remedy
11 3 (6.25%) ServiceNow
11 3 (6.25%) Symantec
11 3 (6.25%) Zerto