The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 3 months to 26 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
England / South West
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 225 227 212
Rank change year-on-year +2 -15  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 10 22 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.19% 0.38% 0.55%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.06% 6.09% 8.17%
Number of salaries quoted 9 19 29
Median salary £27,500 £39,000 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -29.48% +41.81%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £35,000 £17,500
10% offered a salary of more than £33,250 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,000 £30,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -  

Backup Exec is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 327 361 416
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 6.28% 6.27% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 250 289 312
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £27,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% -2.29%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Backup Exec as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in the South West over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Backup Exec in the South West

Backup Exec
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the South West region over the 3 months to 26 April 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
Cornwall - 4 £24,500 -
Bristol -5 3 £30,000 -25.00%
Wiltshire +14 1 £32,500 -8.45%
Devon - 1 £24,500 -
Dorset - 1 £25,000 -
Somerset - 1 £30,000 -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT jobs citing Backup Exec also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South West region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Cisco
2 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
4 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
4 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (56.25%) Linux
5 9 (56.25%) SAN
5 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
6 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
6 8 (50.00%) HP
6 8 (50.00%) Symantec
6 8 (50.00%) MCSE
6 8 (50.00%) WAN
7 7 (43.75%) MySQL
7 7 (43.75%) Citrix
7 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
7 7 (43.75%) Veeam
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
8 6 (37.50%) Unix
8 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (31.25%) Office 365
9 5 (31.25%) Social Engineering
9 5 (31.25%) XML
9 5 (31.25%) MCP

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 13 (81.25%) MS Exchange
2 4 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (18.75%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (18.75%) IIS
4 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 2 (12.50%) Skype for Business
5 1 (6.25%) Apache
5 1 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (31.25%) Office 365
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (87.50%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) SAN
3 8 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (18.75%) SNMP
5 3 (18.75%) SSL
5 3 (18.75%) Wireless
5 3 (18.75%) Wireshark
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (12.50%) DSL
6 2 (12.50%) Ethernet
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) DKIM
7 1 (6.25%) Network Security
7 1 (6.25%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (43.75%) MySQL
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Consultant
3 2 (12.50%) Field Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Help Desk Team Lead
3 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) Team Leader
3 2 (12.50%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) IT Consultant
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) XML
2 3 (18.75%) CGI
3 1 (6.25%) CAdES
3 1 (6.25%) PAdES
3 1 (6.25%) RabbitMQ
3 1 (6.25%) XAdES
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Clustering
2 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
2 3 (18.75%) CCTV
3 2 (12.50%) Replication
4 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (56.25%) Linux
3 9 (56.25%) Windows Server
4 6 (37.50%) Unix
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (37.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (25.00%) Ubuntu
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 2000 Server
6 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Vista
6 3 (18.75%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.25%) CentOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 10
7 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Social Engineering
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Data Security
3 3 (18.75%) Feasibility Study
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security
3 3 (18.75%) Information Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) IT Strategy
3 3 (18.75%) ITSM
3 3 (18.75%) Load Balancing
3 3 (18.75%) Security Management
3 3 (18.75%) Service Management
4 2 (12.50%) High Availability
4 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (12.50%) Server Building
5 1 (6.25%) Cryptography
5 1 (6.25%) DevOps
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) ITIL
5 1 (6.25%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) C
2 3 (18.75%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) Python
3 2 (12.50%) PHP
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) MCSE
1 8 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (31.25%) MCP
4 4 (25.00%) CCNA
4 4 (25.00%) CCNP
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (12.50%) CCA
5 2 (12.50%) CCIE
5 2 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
5 2 (12.50%) MCITP
5 2 (12.50%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
6 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) SLA
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (18.75%) ISO22301
3 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 7 (43.75%) Hyper-V
4 4 (25.00%) XenApp
5 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
5 3 (18.75%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (12.50%) Terminal Services
6 2 (12.50%) vSphere
7 1 (6.25%) KVM
7 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (6.25%) Postfix
7 1 (6.25%) Squid
7 1 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 5 (31.25%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
2 2 (12.50%) SCCM
2 2 (12.50%) vCenter Server
3 1 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (6.25%) Rundeck
3 1 (6.25%) WSUS
3 1 (6.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 14 (87.50%) Cisco
1 14 (87.50%) VMware
2 12 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (50.00%) HP
3 8 (50.00%) Symantec
4 7 (43.75%) Citrix
4 7 (43.75%) Veeam
5 5 (31.25%) Sophos
6 3 (18.75%) Dell
6 3 (18.75%) Veritas
7 2 (12.50%) Draytek
7 2 (12.50%) Juniper
7 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
7 2 (12.50%) Red Hat
7 2 (12.50%) Remedy
7 2 (12.50%) SonicWALL
7 2 (12.50%) WatchGuard
7 2 (12.50%) ZyXEL
8 1 (6.25%) EMC
8 1 (6.25%) NetApp