Period
to 17 December 2017

The median annual salary for a Backup Specialist was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Backup Specialist
England > London
6 months to
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 824 - 917
Rank change year-on-year - +917 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Specialist 11 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% - 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 8
London median annual salary £72,500 - £64,000
10th Percentile £62,500 - £52,000
90th Percentile £96,250 - £66,000
England median annual salary £70,000 £60,000 £64,000
% change year-on-year +16.67% -6.25% +42.22%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
London
Permanent vacancies in London with a recognized job title 69544 70607 84330
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.62% 95.95% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 55233 60722 71968
London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% +4.76%
10th Percentile £33,750 £32,500 £32,000
90th Percentile £90,000 £87,500 £85,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%

Backup Specialist
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings that featured Backup Specialist in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Specialist in London

Backup Specialist
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Specialist in London.

Salary trend for Backup Specialist in London

Backup Specialist
Salary Histogram in London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Specialist in London over the 6 months to 17 December 2017.

Salary histogram for Backup Specialist in London

Backup Specialist
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Specialist within the London region over the 6 months to 17 December 2017. 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
West London - 2 £71,250 -
Central London - 1 £92,500 -
Backup Specialist
England

Backup Specialist Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, Backup Specialist job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the London region featuring Backup Specialist in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) EMC
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
3 9 (81.82%) SAN
3 9 (81.82%) EMC VNX
4 8 (72.73%) VMware
5 7 (63.64%) CLARiiON
5 7 (63.64%) Celerra
5 7 (63.64%) NAS
5 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 7 (63.64%) IBM
5 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (54.55%) Veritas
7 5 (45.45%) Citrix
7 5 (45.45%) HP
7 5 (45.45%) Dell
7 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
7 5 (45.45%) Clustering
7 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
7 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
7 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
7 5 (45.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (45.45%) Open Source
7 5 (45.45%) vSphere
7 5 (45.45%) PaaS
7 5 (45.45%) Isilon
7 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
7 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
8 4 (36.36%) EMCTA

Backup Specialist Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
2 4 (36.36%) IaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle CX
Communications & Networking
1 9 (81.82%) SAN
2 7 (63.64%) NAS
3 2 (18.18%) DNS
3 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (18.18%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (18.18%) SAP HANA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (9.09%) Advertising
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SAP Basis
2 1 (9.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) EMC VNX
2 7 (63.64%) Celerra
2 7 (63.64%) CLARiiON
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 4 (36.36%) EMC VMAX
4 4 (36.36%) Replication
4 4 (36.36%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (9.09%) AIX
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Solaris
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Open Source
1 5 (45.45%) TOGAF
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (36.36%) Change Control
2 4 (36.36%) Collaborative Working
2 4 (36.36%) CRM
2 4 (36.36%) Data Security
2 4 (36.36%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (36.36%) ERP
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
3 2 (18.18%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Data Protection
3 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Monetization
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (9.09%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) AWK
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) EMCSA
1 4 (36.36%) EMCTA
1 4 (36.36%) NCDA
1 4 (36.36%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (45.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 5 (45.45%) Hyper-V
2 5 (45.45%) vSphere
3 4 (36.36%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 2 (18.18%) NFS
5 1 (9.09%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Backup Exec
1 5 (45.45%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (36.36%) NetBackup
3 2 (18.18%) DiskXtender
3 2 (18.18%) EMC TimeFinder
3 2 (18.18%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) EMC
2 10 (90.91%) NetApp
3 8 (72.73%) VMware
4 7 (63.64%) IBM
4 7 (63.64%) Oracle
5 6 (54.55%) Veritas
6 5 (45.45%) Citrix
6 5 (45.45%) Dell
6 5 (45.45%) HP
6 5 (45.45%) Isilon
7 3 (27.27%) Cisco
7 3 (27.27%) SAP
7 3 (27.27%) Siebel
8 2 (18.18%) Brocade
8 2 (18.18%) SolidFire
8 2 (18.18%) Sybase
9 1 (9.09%) Red Hat