The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 23 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 612 651 654
Rank change year-on-year +39 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 266 266 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.27% 0.32%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.38% 3.12% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 237 233 307
Median salary £34,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.15% -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,500 £22,850
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,260 £46,500
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £31,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year +4.83% -11.42%  

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 7868 8516 8409
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.83% 8.66% 7.58%
Number of salaries quoted 6365 6923 6633
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £46,000 £45,000 £44,750
% change year-on-year +2.22% +0.55%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Backup Exec
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Backup Exec in the UK

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec over the 3 months to 23 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Backup Exec in the UK

Backup Exec
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the UK over the 3 months to 23 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
England +46 250 £35,000 +7.69% 17
London +27 102 £35,000 -6.66% 3
South East +21 54 £37,500 +20.96% 3
West Midlands +33 37 £32,500 -18.75%
Berkshire +41 25 £45,000 +3.44% 1
Birmingham +27 24 £31,000 -27.05%
East of England +8 23 £32,500 +22.64% 1
City of London +24 16 £52,500 +31.25% 1
Reading +30 14 £45,000 -
South West +10 14 £30,000 -21.05%
West Yorkshire +9 13 £24,000 -7.69% 2
Yorkshire +3 13 £24,000 -7.69% 5
Oxfordshire +4 10 £33,750 +8.00%
Hertfordshire -9 10 £33,750 +27.35% 1
Witney - 9 £32,500 -
Wakefield +18 7 £44,000 +95.55% 1
Essex -2 7 £35,000 +32.07%
North West -45 7 £30,500 +1.66% 4
Surrey +16 6 £27,500 -2.65%
Bracknell +28 5 £35,000 +52.17% 1
Borehamwood -13 5 £25,000 -23.07%
Bristol -23 5 £44,000 +10.00%
Worcester - 5 £37,500 -
Worcestershire - 5 £37,500 -
High Wycombe +15 4 £32,500 +51.16%
Scotland +14 4 £32,500 - 2
Hampshire +7 4 £39,000 +105.26% 1
Wiltshire +4 4 £37,500 +7.14%
Buckinghamshire -1 4 £32,500 +51.16% 1
Maidenhead - 4 £37,500 -

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 408 (90.27%) Windows
2 347 (76.77%) Microsoft
3 339 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 301 (66.59%) VMware
5 263 (58.19%) VMware Infrastructure
6 259 (57.30%) MS Exchange
7 258 (57.08%) Windows Server
8 232 (51.33%) Firewall
9 216 (47.79%) Windows Server 2008
10 211 (46.68%) Windows Server 2012
11 198 (43.81%) Veeam
12 196 (43.36%) Hyper-V
13 186 (41.15%) Office 365
14 185 (40.93%) Cisco
15 166 (36.73%) Symantec
16 163 (36.06%) DNS
17 158 (34.96%) Citrix
18 147 (32.52%) HP
19 140 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2010
20 135 (29.87%) SAN
21 132 (29.20%) SQL
22 128 (28.32%) DHCP
23 121 (26.77%) Microsoft Certification
24 113 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
24 113 (25.00%) Windows 7
25 102 (22.57%) Dell
26 99 (21.90%) TCP/IP
27 98 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
28 96 (21.24%) Linux
29 91 (20.13%) VPN

Backup Exec
Co-occurring IT Skills 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
1 259 (57.30%) MS Exchange
2 140 (30.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 113 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 73 (16.15%) SharePoint
5 63 (13.94%) IIS
6 53 (11.73%) Exchange Server 2007
7 43 (9.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 34 (7.52%) Skype for Business
9 32 (7.08%) Exchange Server 2003
10 16 (3.54%) Apache
11 10 (2.21%) WebSphere
12 9 (1.99%) SAS
13 8 (1.77%) Tomcat
14 6 (1.33%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (1.11%) SharePoint Server
16 4 (0.88%) IBM Notes
17 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
Applications
1 83 (18.36%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (4.42%) Microsoft Excel
2 20 (4.42%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 19 (4.20%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.66%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.22%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.77%) Oracle EBS
2 7 (1.55%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (1.33%) Workfront
4 4 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 186 (41.15%) Office 365
2 98 (21.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (2.21%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.99%) Mimecast
6 8 (1.77%) SaaS
7 5 (1.11%) Azure Active Directory
8 4 (0.88%) IaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Akamai
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.44%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.44%) PaaS
9 2 (0.44%) Yammer
10 1 (0.22%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 232 (51.33%) Firewall
2 163 (36.06%) DNS
3 135 (29.87%) SAN
4 128 (28.32%) DHCP
5 99 (21.90%) TCP/IP
6 91 (20.13%) VPN
7 61 (13.50%) VLAN
8 53 (11.73%) WAN
9 52 (11.50%) LAN
10 51 (11.28%) Wireless
11 39 (8.63%) Internet
11 39 (8.63%) iSCSI
12 36 (7.96%) NAS
13 35 (7.74%) VoIP
14 26 (5.75%) Cisco ASA
15 25 (5.53%) SSL
16 14 (3.10%) Skype
17 13 (2.88%) Remote Desktop
17 13 (2.88%) SMTP
18 11 (2.43%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (16.81%) SQL Server
2 23 (5.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (4.87%) MySQL
4 17 (3.76%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (2.88%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (1.77%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (0.66%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.44%) DB2
8 2 (0.44%) Informix
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.11%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.44%) JIRA
General
1 71 (15.71%) Finance
2 14 (3.10%) Publishing
3 13 (2.88%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.33%) Retail
5 5 (1.11%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.11%) Marketing
6 4 (0.88%) Banking
7 3 (0.66%) Manufacturing
8 2 (0.44%) Advertising
8 2 (0.44%) Games
9 1 (0.22%) Automotive
9 1 (0.22%) Legal
9 1 (0.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 137 (30.31%) Support Engineer
2 88 (19.47%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 79 (17.48%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 68 (15.04%) 3rd Line Support
5 66 (14.60%) Analyst
5 66 (14.60%) Windows Engineer
6 63 (13.94%) 2nd Line Support
7 61 (13.50%) Technical Support
8 57 (12.61%) IT Support
9 53 (11.73%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 47 (10.40%) Server Engineer
11 44 (9.73%) IT Engineer
11 44 (9.73%) Server Support
12 39 (8.63%) Support Analyst
12 39 (8.63%) Windows Support Engineer
13 36 (7.96%) Desktop Support
14 34 (7.52%) Systems Engineer
15 33 (7.30%) Exchange Support
16 32 (7.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
16 32 (7.08%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.54%) Web Services
2 8 (1.77%) LAMP
3 7 (1.55%) XML
4 5 (1.11%) .NET
4 5 (1.11%) CGI
5 3 (0.66%) COM
5 3 (0.66%) EDI
5 3 (0.66%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.44%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.44%) WAP
7 1 (0.22%) CSS
7 1 (0.22%) HTML
7 1 (0.22%) MAPI
Miscellaneous
1 68 (15.04%) Clustering
2 56 (12.39%) Blackberry
3 42 (9.29%) Data Centre
4 38 (8.41%) Computer Science
5 31 (6.86%) Driving Licence
6 30 (6.64%) Management Information System
7 23 (5.09%) Replication
8 17 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
9 16 (3.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 14 (3.10%) CMDB
11 11 (2.43%) iPad
12 8 (1.77%) EMC VNX
13 7 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.55%) Social Media
14 6 (1.33%) CCTV
15 5 (1.11%) Linux Command Line
16 3 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
16 3 (0.66%) HP Storage
16 3 (0.66%) PDA
16 3 (0.66%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 408 (90.27%) Windows
2 258 (57.08%) Windows Server
3 216 (47.79%) Windows Server 2008
4 211 (46.68%) Windows Server 2012
5 113 (25.00%) Windows 7
6 96 (21.24%) Linux
7 78 (17.26%) Windows 10
8 60 (13.27%) Windows Server 2003
9 49 (10.84%) Windows 8
10 24 (5.31%) Windows Vista
11 23 (5.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 19 (4.20%) Windows XP
13 18 (3.98%) Mac OS
14 16 (3.54%) Mac OS X
15 15 (3.32%) Unix
16 13 (2.88%) Apple iOS
17 11 (2.43%) Ubuntu
18 10 (2.21%) Windows 2000 Server
19 7 (1.55%) Android
19 7 (1.55%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (11.50%) ITIL
2 49 (10.84%) Service Delivery
3 45 (9.96%) Presales
4 42 (9.29%) Migration
5 41 (9.07%) Kalman Filter
6 29 (6.42%) IT Strategy
7 28 (6.19%) Project Management
8 25 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
9 24 (5.31%) Line Management
9 24 (5.31%) Web Filtering
10 23 (5.09%) Change Management
11 22 (4.87%) Business Continuity
11 22 (4.87%) Virtual Environments
12 21 (4.65%) Time Management
13 19 (4.20%) Customer Requirements
13 19 (4.20%) Desktop Virtualisation
14 18 (3.98%) Server Building
15 17 (3.76%) Data Management
16 16 (3.54%) Network Monitoring
16 16 (3.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 132 (29.20%) SQL
2 50 (11.06%) PowerShell
3 14 (3.10%) Bash Shell
4 11 (2.43%) C
5 8 (1.77%) AWK
5 8 (1.77%) sed
5 8 (1.77%) VBScript
6 5 (1.11%) C#
6 5 (1.11%) Java
6 5 (1.11%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.11%) Python
6 5 (1.11%) VB
7 3 (0.66%) PHP
8 1 (0.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 121 (26.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 90 (19.91%) MCSE
3 58 (12.83%) MCSA
4 53 (11.73%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 43 (9.51%) MCITP
6 38 (8.41%) MCP
7 37 (8.19%) Cisco Certification
8 35 (7.74%) CCNA
9 31 (6.86%) Degree
10 23 (5.09%) Security Cleared
11 18 (3.98%) Computer Science Degree
12 14 (3.10%) BPSS Clearance
12 14 (3.10%) ITIL Certification
12 14 (3.10%) LPIC
13 10 (2.21%) CISM
13 10 (2.21%) CompTIA Security+
13 10 (2.21%) Security+ Certification
13 10 (2.21%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 9 (1.99%) VTSP
15 6 (1.33%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.97%) SLA
2 14 (3.10%) Disclosure Scotland
3 13 (2.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.21%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.11%) ISO 22301
6 3 (0.66%) QA
6 3 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 339 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 263 (58.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 196 (43.36%) Hyper-V
4 89 (19.69%) vSphere
5 59 (13.05%) VMware ESXi
6 36 (7.96%) XenApp
7 17 (3.76%) XenDesktop
8 14 (3.10%) Firmware
9 11 (2.43%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (2.21%) XenServer
11 9 (1.99%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.77%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.33%) NFS
13 6 (1.33%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (1.33%) VMware Workstation
14 4 (0.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (0.88%) Terminal Server
15 2 (0.44%) Postfix
15 2 (0.44%) Squid
15 2 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 89 (19.69%) SCCM
2 79 (17.48%) Norton AntiVirus
3 47 (10.40%) NetBackup
4 39 (8.63%) WSUS
5 26 (5.75%) vCenter Server
6 25 (5.53%) SCOM
7 23 (5.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 19 (4.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 13 (2.88%) McAfee ePO
10 11 (2.43%) Microsoft Clustering
11 10 (2.21%) HP Data Protector
12 9 (1.99%) ServiceCenter
12 9 (1.99%) SmoothWall
13 8 (1.77%) AirWatch
13 8 (1.77%) vMotion
14 7 (1.55%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
14 7 (1.55%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 5 (1.11%) FortiGate
16 4 (0.88%) Nagios
16 4 (0.88%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 347 (76.77%) Microsoft
2 301 (66.59%) VMware
3 198 (43.81%) Veeam
4 185 (40.93%) Cisco
5 166 (36.73%) Symantec
6 158 (34.96%) Citrix
7 147 (32.52%) HP
8 102 (22.57%) Dell
9 76 (16.81%) NetApp
10 64 (14.16%) Sophos
10 64 (14.16%) Veritas
11 57 (12.61%) EMC
12 43 (9.51%) IBM
13 37 (8.19%) CheckPoint
14 36 (7.96%) McAfee
15 34 (7.52%) Red Hat
16 27 (5.97%) Oracle
17 25 (5.53%) CommVault
18 23 (5.09%) Juniper
18 23 (5.09%) WatchGuard
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