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 26 May 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
UK
3 months to
26 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 636 639 662
Rank change year-on-year +3 +23  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 256 292 321
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.29% 0.30% 0.30%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.39% 3.48% 3.98%
Number of salaries quoted 224 251 277
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £33,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -2.98%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £22,400 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £46,940 £48,800
UK excluding London median salary £32,500 £30,750 £31,500
% change year-on-year +5.69% -2.38%  

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 7551 8390 8067
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.62% 8.54% 7.53%
Number of salaries quoted 6032 6823 6391
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 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 26 May 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 26 May 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 +25 239 £32,500 - 24
London +41 95 £34,500 -8.00% 10
South East +14 47 £35,000 +12.00% 5
West Midlands +42 43 £33,000 -15.38% 1
East of England 0 24 £33,250 +25.47%
Birmingham +18 22 £31,000 -11.42% 1
Berkshire +35 20 £45,000 +12.50% 3
Reading +29 15 £45,000 -5.26% 3
City of London +20 12 £53,500 +33.75% 4
Worcestershire +5 12 £35,250 -
Worcester - 12 £35,250 -
South West -13 11 £27,500 -29.48% 1
North West -26 11 £31,000 +3.33% 2
Hertfordshire -9 9 £40,500 +52.83%
Oxfordshire -6 8 £35,000 +11.11%
West Yorkshire -2 7 £44,000 +69.23% 3
Yorkshire -6 7 £44,000 +69.23% 3
Essex -14 7 £35,000 +32.07%
Peterborough - 6 £32,500 -
Cambridgeshire - 6 £32,500 -
Kent - 6 £30,000 -
High Wycombe +16 5 £32,500 +51.16%
Surrey +13 5 £29,000 -37.29% 2
Wakefield +11 5 £44,000 +95.55% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 5 £32,500 +25.00%
Watford -2 5 £45,000 +104.54%
Cheshire -19 5 £30,000 +7.14% 2
Witney - 5 £35,000 -
Merseyside -13 4 £31,000 -1.58%
Bracknell +25 3 - -

For the 6 months to 26 May 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.

1 374 (89.90%) Windows
2 319 (76.68%) Active Directory
3 314 (75.48%) Microsoft
4 283 (68.03%) VMware
5 248 (59.62%) VMware Infrastructure
6 236 (56.73%) Windows Server
7 225 (54.09%) MS Exchange
8 207 (49.76%) Firewall
9 197 (47.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 195 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 178 (42.79%) Hyper-V
12 170 (40.87%) Veeam
13 168 (40.38%) Office 365
14 161 (38.70%) Cisco
15 158 (37.98%) Citrix
16 151 (36.30%) DNS
17 148 (35.58%) Symantec
18 133 (31.97%) HP
19 132 (31.73%) SAN
20 122 (29.33%) Exchange Server 2010
21 115 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
21 115 (27.64%) SQL
22 112 (26.92%) DHCP
23 99 (23.80%) Windows 7
24 96 (23.08%) TCP/IP
25 93 (22.36%) Linux
25 93 (22.36%) Exchange Server 2013
26 85 (20.43%) Dell
27 84 (20.19%) Microsoft Office
27 84 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure

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
1 225 (54.09%) MS Exchange
2 122 (29.33%) Exchange Server 2010
3 93 (22.36%) Exchange Server 2013
4 71 (17.07%) SharePoint
5 62 (14.90%) IIS
6 43 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2007
7 37 (8.89%) Skype for Business
8 36 (8.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 31 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2003
10 14 (3.37%) Apache
11 8 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
12 7 (1.68%) WebSphere
13 5 (1.20%) IBM Notes
13 5 (1.20%) SAS
13 5 (1.20%) Tomcat
14 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
15 2 (0.48%) OpenStack
Applications
1 84 (20.19%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 17 (4.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (3.85%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 7 (1.68%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.44%) Workfront
3 5 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.96%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.24%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 168 (40.38%) Office 365
2 84 (20.19%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (3.61%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.64%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (1.92%) Mimecast
6 5 (1.20%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (0.72%) IaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Akamai
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon EC2
8 2 (0.48%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.48%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.48%) PaaS
8 2 (0.48%) SaaS
8 2 (0.48%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 207 (49.76%) Firewall
2 151 (36.30%) DNS
3 132 (31.73%) SAN
4 112 (26.92%) DHCP
5 96 (23.08%) TCP/IP
6 83 (19.95%) VPN
7 58 (13.94%) VLAN
8 47 (11.30%) LAN
8 47 (11.30%) WAN
9 44 (10.58%) Wireless
10 38 (9.13%) NAS
11 34 (8.17%) Internet
12 32 (7.69%) VoIP
13 31 (7.45%) iSCSI
14 26 (6.25%) SSL
15 20 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
16 13 (3.13%) SMTP
17 11 (2.64%) DMZ
17 11 (2.64%) Skype
18 10 (2.40%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 66 (15.87%) SQL Server
2 20 (4.81%) MySQL
3 17 (4.09%) Amazon RDS
4 16 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
5 11 (2.64%) SQL Server 2008
6 9 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
7 6 (1.44%) SQL Server 2014
8 3 (0.72%) Oracle Database
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.24%) DB2
10 1 (0.24%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (1.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 62 (14.90%) Finance
2 17 (4.09%) Publishing
3 11 (2.64%) Telecoms
4 7 (1.68%) Financial Institution
5 6 (1.44%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.44%) Retail
6 5 (1.20%) Marketing
7 3 (0.72%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Back Office
8 2 (0.48%) Games
8 2 (0.48%) Legal
9 1 (0.24%) Automotive
9 1 (0.24%) Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 119 (28.61%) Support Engineer
2 69 (16.59%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 66 (15.87%) Analyst
4 63 (15.14%) 2nd Line Support
5 61 (14.66%) Windows Engineer
6 58 (13.94%) 3rd Line Support
7 56 (13.46%) IT Support
8 53 (12.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 49 (11.78%) Technical Support
10 43 (10.34%) IT Engineer
11 42 (10.10%) Server Engineer
12 41 (9.86%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
12 41 (9.86%) Server Support
13 37 (8.89%) Windows Support Engineer
14 36 (8.65%) Support Analyst
15 35 (8.41%) Desktop Support
15 35 (8.41%) Exchange Support
16 30 (7.21%) IT Support Engineer
17 27 (6.49%) 1st/2nd Line Support
18 26 (6.25%) Active Directory Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.61%) Web Services
2 7 (1.68%) XML
3 5 (1.20%) .NET
3 5 (1.20%) CGI
3 5 (1.20%) LAMP
4 4 (0.96%) EDI
5 3 (0.72%) COM
6 2 (0.48%) 802.1X
6 2 (0.48%) WAP
7 1 (0.24%) CSS
7 1 (0.24%) HTML
7 1 (0.24%) MAPI
7 1 (0.24%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 57 (13.70%) Clustering
2 50 (12.02%) Blackberry
2 50 (12.02%) Data Centre
3 33 (7.93%) Computer Science
4 29 (6.97%) Driving Licence
5 28 (6.73%) Management Information System
6 20 (4.81%) Analytical Skills
7 17 (4.09%) CMDB
8 16 (3.85%) Replication
9 13 (3.13%) Hybrid Cloud
10 11 (2.64%) iPad
11 8 (1.92%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.68%) Enterprise Software
12 7 (1.68%) Social Media
13 6 (1.44%) CCTV
14 5 (1.20%) Linux Command Line
14 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
15 4 (0.96%) iPhone
16 3 (0.72%) Enterprise Storage
16 3 (0.72%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 374 (89.90%) Windows
2 236 (56.73%) Windows Server
3 197 (47.36%) Windows Server 2012
4 195 (46.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 99 (23.80%) Windows 7
6 93 (22.36%) Linux
7 67 (16.11%) Windows 10
8 62 (14.90%) Windows Server 2003
9 39 (9.38%) Windows 8
10 23 (5.53%) Windows XP
11 21 (5.05%) Windows Vista
12 17 (4.09%) Unix
13 16 (3.85%) Mac OS
13 16 (3.85%) Mac OS X
13 16 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 13 (3.13%) Ubuntu
15 8 (1.92%) Apple iOS
16 7 (1.68%) SUSE
16 7 (1.68%) Windows 2000 Server
17 5 (1.20%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (13.94%) ITIL
2 47 (11.30%) Service Delivery
3 43 (10.34%) Presales
4 38 (9.13%) Migration
5 35 (8.41%) Kalman Filter
6 31 (7.45%) IT Strategy
7 28 (6.73%) Project Management
8 25 (6.01%) Line Management
9 23 (5.53%) Business Continuity
10 22 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 21 (5.05%) Web Filtering
12 19 (4.57%) Service Management
12 19 (4.57%) Virtual Environments
13 18 (4.33%) Continuous Improvement
14 16 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
14 16 (3.85%) Performance Monitoring
14 16 (3.85%) Time Management
15 15 (3.61%) Desktop Virtualisation
15 15 (3.61%) Infrastructure Management
15 15 (3.61%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 115 (27.64%) SQL
2 44 (10.58%) PowerShell
3 11 (2.64%) Bash Shell
4 10 (2.40%) C
5 9 (2.16%) VB
5 9 (2.16%) VBScript
6 5 (1.20%) AWK
6 5 (1.20%) C#
6 5 (1.20%) Java
6 5 (1.20%) JavaScript
6 5 (1.20%) Python
6 5 (1.20%) sed
7 3 (0.72%) PHP
Qualifications
1 115 (27.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 80 (19.23%) MCSE
3 51 (12.26%) MCSA
4 45 (10.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 40 (9.62%) MCITP
6 33 (7.93%) Degree
7 28 (6.73%) MCP
8 24 (5.77%) Cisco Certification
9 23 (5.53%) CCNA
9 23 (5.53%) Security Cleared
10 20 (4.81%) ITIL Certification
11 17 (4.09%) BPSS Clearance
11 17 (4.09%) LPIC
12 11 (2.64%) CISM
12 11 (2.64%) CompTIA Security+
12 11 (2.64%) Security+ Certification
13 8 (1.92%) VTSP
14 7 (1.68%) CCNP
15 6 (1.44%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 5 (1.20%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (8.41%) SLA
2 17 (4.09%) Disclosure Scotland
3 15 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 12 (2.88%) PCI DSS
5 5 (1.20%) ISO 15288
5 5 (1.20%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.72%) QA
6 3 (0.72%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.24%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 319 (76.68%) Active Directory
2 248 (59.62%) VMware Infrastructure
3 178 (42.79%) Hyper-V
4 79 (18.99%) vSphere
5 54 (12.98%) VMware ESXi
6 29 (6.97%) XenApp
7 17 (4.09%) Firmware
8 13 (3.13%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.88%) XenServer
10 9 (2.16%) Virtual Servers
11 8 (1.92%) Virtual Machines
12 7 (1.68%) Terminal Services
13 6 (1.44%) Virtual Desktop
14 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 5 (1.20%) VMware Workstation
15 4 (0.96%) Terminal Server
16 3 (0.72%) NFS
16 3 (0.72%) Postfix
16 3 (0.72%) Squid
17 2 (0.48%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 79 (18.99%) SCCM
2 72 (17.31%) Norton AntiVirus
3 54 (12.98%) NetBackup
4 37 (8.89%) WSUS
5 26 (6.25%) SCOM
6 20 (4.81%) vCenter Server
7 16 (3.85%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 16 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 10 (2.40%) HP Data Protector
8 10 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
9 9 (2.16%) AirWatch
10 8 (1.92%) Microsoft Clustering
10 8 (1.92%) ServiceCenter
11 6 (1.44%) FortiGate
12 5 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (1.20%) SmoothWall
12 5 (1.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (1.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 5 (1.20%) vMotion
12 5 (1.20%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 314 (75.48%) Microsoft
2 283 (68.03%) VMware
3 170 (40.87%) Veeam
4 161 (38.70%) Cisco
5 158 (37.98%) Citrix
6 148 (35.58%) Symantec
7 133 (31.97%) HP
8 85 (20.43%) Dell
9 67 (16.11%) NetApp
9 67 (16.11%) Sophos
10 59 (14.18%) Veritas
11 53 (12.74%) EMC
12 42 (10.10%) IBM
13 35 (8.41%) Red Hat
14 34 (8.17%) CheckPoint
14 34 (8.17%) McAfee
15 23 (5.53%) CommVault
16 22 (5.29%) arcserve
17 20 (4.81%) Apple
17 20 (4.81%) Oracle
Weybridge, Surrey
Roc Search
Salary: £24000 - £28000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + £4k car allowance
Posted: 5 hours ago
London
Eze Castle Integration
Salary: Unspecified Highly Competitive
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Etech Partners
Salary: Up to £32,000 per annum + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nationwide People Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 Per Annum + Company Car + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Talent International
Salary: £28000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Middlewich, Cheshire
Amita UK Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £25,000 per annum Plus Bonus and oncall call out fees
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum Plus additional benefits as detailed
Posted: 3 days ago
Batley, West Yorkshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £22000 - £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £20000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Premier IT
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Foundation IT
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bellshill
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
County Durham
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Leeds
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 20 days ago
City, London
Eze Castle Integration
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago