The median annual salary for a Backup Engineer was £16,500 in advertised job vacancies in South Wales during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

Backup Engineer
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 - 98
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Backup Engineer 1 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.14% - 0.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.14% - 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1 0 3
Median salary £16,500 - £30,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 695 1108 1221
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 97.48% 98.23% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 598 970 1040
Median salary £39,000 £37,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +1.35%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,163 £52,500 £52,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Backup Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales that featured Backup Engineer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Engineer in South Wales

Backup Engineer
Salary Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Backup Engineer in South Wales.

Salary trend for Backup Engineer in South Wales

Backup Engineer
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Engineer within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 24 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newport - 1 £16,500 -
Backup Engineer
Wales

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Top 7 Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Backup Engineer 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 South Wales region featuring Backup Engineer in the job title.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Backup Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales 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:

Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management