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 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Symantec Backup Exec
UK
Rank 677 627 604
Rank change year-on-year -50 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 191 353 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.34% 0.35%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.73% 4.24% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 172 316 314
Median salary £32,500 £32,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -7.14%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £31,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -4.61% -2.98%  

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 7003 8333 7911
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.24% 8.07% 7.45%
Number of salaries quoted 5685 6717 6285
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,600 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

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 25 March 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 25 March 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 -54 183 £32,500 - 22
London +23 66 £34,750 -7.33% 5
South East +35 57 £32,500 -8.45% 2
Berkshire +30 24 £50,000 - 1
Reading +38 22 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +6 20 £33,000 +10.00% 2
City of London +48 10 £43,500 -3.33% 1
North East +14 10 £28,500 +26.66% 2
Birmingham +12 10 £37,500 +25.00%
South West -4 10 £25,000 -33.33% 1
North West -10 10 £31,500 -3.07% 5
Kent - 10 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £28,500 - 2
Tyne and Wear - 10 £28,500 - 2
Surrey +13 8 £29,500 -1.66% 1
East of England -7 8 £37,500 +41.50% 2
Worcester -12 8 £33,000 -
Worcestershire -17 8 £33,000 +29.41%
Hertfordshire -7 5 £45,000 +69.81% 2
Cornwall - 5 £24,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £32,000 - 1
Bodmin - 5 £24,500 -
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £27,500 +0.91%
West Sussex +13 4 £25,000 -28.57%
Hampshire +1 4 £32,500 -10.95%
Watford - 4 £48,750 - 2
Crawley +9 3 £25,000 -28.57%
Andover +3 3 £32,500 +71.05%
Oxfordshire -1 3 £23,500 -29.32%
Bristol -6 3 £30,000 -25.00% 1

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 March 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.

1 304 (86.36%) Windows
2 282 (80.11%) Active Directory
3 251 (71.31%) VMware
4 248 (70.45%) Microsoft
5 208 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 208 (59.09%) Windows Server
6 172 (48.86%) Firewall
7 170 (48.30%) MS Exchange
8 156 (44.32%) Citrix
9 155 (44.03%) Windows Server 2012
10 147 (41.76%) DNS
11 137 (38.92%) Cisco
12 131 (37.22%) Hyper-V
13 127 (36.08%) SAN
14 124 (35.23%) Veeam
15 123 (34.94%) Windows Server 2008
16 119 (33.81%) Office 365
17 111 (31.53%) Symantec
18 104 (29.55%) HP
19 98 (27.84%) Linux
20 97 (27.56%) MS Excel
21 96 (27.27%) DHCP
22 95 (26.99%) SQL
23 90 (25.57%) MS Office
24 86 (24.43%) VPN
25 83 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
26 82 (23.30%) TCP/IP
27 81 (23.01%) NetBackup
28 80 (22.73%) Windows 7
29 75 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010

Backup Exec
Top Related 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
1 170 (48.30%) MS Exchange
2 75 (21.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 66 (18.75%) Exchange Server 2013
4 59 (16.76%) SharePoint
5 56 (15.91%) IIS
6 47 (13.35%) Skype for Business
7 29 (8.24%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (6.82%) Exchange Server 2003
9 15 (4.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.27%) Apache
11 6 (1.70%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.42%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.57%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.57%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 97 (27.56%) MS Excel
2 90 (25.57%) MS Office
3 9 (2.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.70%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.14%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.28%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 119 (33.81%) Office 365
2 63 (17.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.40%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (3.41%) Mimecast
5 11 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.42%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.57%) Akamai
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.57%) Amazon S3
7 2 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 172 (48.86%) Firewall
2 147 (41.76%) DNS
3 127 (36.08%) SAN
4 96 (27.27%) DHCP
5 86 (24.43%) VPN
6 82 (23.30%) TCP/IP
7 48 (13.64%) VLAN
8 38 (10.80%) SSL
9 35 (9.94%) LAN
10 34 (9.66%) WAN
11 30 (8.52%) Internet
12 28 (7.95%) VoIP
12 28 (7.95%) Wireless
13 26 (7.39%) NAS
14 24 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (5.68%) iSCSI
16 15 (4.26%) DSL
16 15 (4.26%) Remote Desktop
17 14 (3.98%) ADSL
18 13 (3.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (20.17%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.40%) SQL Server 2012
3 18 (5.11%) Amazon RDS
4 17 (4.83%) MySQL
5 9 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
6 6 (1.70%) Oracle Database
6 6 (1.70%) SQL Server 2014
7 4 (1.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 2 (0.57%) DB2
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (1.42%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (13.35%) Finance
2 26 (7.39%) Publishing
3 11 (3.13%) Financial Institution
4 9 (2.56%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.56%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.70%) Back Office
5 6 (1.70%) Retail
6 5 (1.42%) Marketing
7 3 (0.85%) Advertising
8 2 (0.57%) Billing
8 2 (0.57%) Legal
9 1 (0.28%) Automotive
9 1 (0.28%) Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Front Office
9 1 (0.28%) Games
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 94 (26.70%) Support Engineer
2 64 (18.18%) 3rd Line Support
3 60 (17.05%) Analyst
4 55 (15.63%) IT Support
5 52 (14.77%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 42 (11.93%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 39 (11.08%) Technical Support
8 38 (10.80%) IT Engineer
9 36 (10.23%) 2nd Line Support
10 35 (9.94%) Windows Engineer
11 29 (8.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 29 (8.24%) IT Support Engineer
11 29 (8.24%) Technical Specialist
12 27 (7.67%) Exchange Support
13 23 (6.53%) Technical Engineer
13 23 (6.53%) Technical Support Engineer
14 22 (6.25%) Exchange Engineer
14 22 (6.25%) Windows Support Engineer
15 21 (5.97%) Administrator
15 21 (5.97%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.83%) Web Services
2 8 (2.27%) EDI
3 6 (1.70%) .NET
4 5 (1.42%) XML
5 3 (0.85%) CAdES
5 3 (0.85%) CGI
5 3 (0.85%) COM
5 3 (0.85%) PAdES
5 3 (0.85%) RabbitMQ
5 3 (0.85%) XAdES
6 1 (0.28%) CSS
6 1 (0.28%) HTML
6 1 (0.28%) Middleware
6 1 (0.28%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (15.34%) Data Centre
2 48 (13.64%) Clustering
3 32 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (8.24%) Blackberry
5 26 (7.39%) CMDB
6 24 (6.82%) Computer Science
7 23 (6.53%) Driving Licence
8 22 (6.25%) Management Information System
9 15 (4.26%) Replication
10 12 (3.41%) Hybrid Cloud
11 9 (2.56%) EMC VNX
12 7 (1.99%) AS400
13 6 (1.70%) Enterprise Software
13 6 (1.70%) iPad
13 6 (1.70%) Linux Command Line
13 6 (1.70%) RSA SecurID
13 6 (1.70%) VAX
14 5 (1.42%) IBM XIV
14 5 (1.42%) Public Cloud
14 5 (1.42%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 304 (86.36%) Windows
2 208 (59.09%) Windows Server
3 155 (44.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 123 (34.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 98 (27.84%) Linux
6 80 (22.73%) Windows 7
7 61 (17.33%) Windows Server 2003
8 48 (13.64%) Windows 10
9 27 (7.67%) Windows 8
10 26 (7.39%) Unix
11 21 (5.97%) Windows XP
12 20 (5.68%) Mac OS X
13 16 (4.55%) Mac OS
13 16 (4.55%) Ubuntu
14 13 (3.69%) AIX
15 11 (3.13%) Windows Vista
16 7 (1.99%) CentOS
16 7 (1.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 7 (1.99%) Solaris
17 6 (1.70%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (19.60%) ITIL
2 51 (14.49%) Service Delivery
3 44 (12.50%) Presales
4 33 (9.38%) Line Management
5 31 (8.81%) Migration
6 29 (8.24%) IT Strategy
7 28 (7.95%) Kalman Filter
8 27 (7.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 21 (5.97%) Business Continuity
9 21 (5.97%) Web Filtering
10 20 (5.68%) Data Management
10 20 (5.68%) Disaster Recovery
10 20 (5.68%) Server Building
10 20 (5.68%) Service Management
11 19 (5.40%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (4.83%) Infrastructure Management
12 17 (4.83%) Patch Management
13 16 (4.55%) Project Management
13 16 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
14 15 (4.26%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.99%) SQL
2 40 (11.36%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.41%) VB
4 9 (2.56%) VBScript
5 5 (1.42%) C
5 5 (1.42%) C#
5 5 (1.42%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.85%) Java
6 3 (0.85%) PHP
6 3 (0.85%) Python
6 3 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.28%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.28%) VBA
Qualifications
1 83 (23.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 64 (18.18%) MCSE
3 41 (11.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 40 (11.36%) Degree
5 35 (9.94%) MCSA
6 32 (9.09%) Security Cleared
7 31 (8.81%) Cisco Certification
8 29 (8.24%) CCNA
8 29 (8.24%) MCITP
9 26 (7.39%) BPSS Clearance
9 26 (7.39%) LPIC
10 24 (6.82%) MCP
11 17 (4.83%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (4.55%) CCNP
13 11 (3.13%) CISM
13 11 (3.13%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (3.13%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (2.84%) PhD
15 7 (1.99%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (1.14%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (12.78%) SLA
2 26 (7.39%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (3.98%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.85%) ISO 9000
5 3 (0.85%) ISO22301
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) QA
System Software
1 282 (80.11%) Active Directory
2 208 (59.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 131 (37.22%) Hyper-V
4 48 (13.64%) vSphere
5 33 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
6 27 (7.67%) XenApp
7 26 (7.39%) Firmware
8 24 (6.82%) VMware ESX
9 17 (4.83%) XenServer
10 10 (2.84%) XenDesktop
11 8 (2.27%) Virtual Machines
11 8 (2.27%) Virtual Servers
12 5 (1.42%) Virtual Desktop
13 4 (1.14%) KVM
13 4 (1.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.14%) Terminal Server
13 4 (1.14%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
14 3 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
15 2 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 81 (23.01%) NetBackup
2 72 (20.45%) SCCM
3 46 (13.07%) Norton AntiVirus
4 40 (11.36%) SCOM
5 26 (7.39%) WSUS
6 13 (3.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 12 (3.41%) HP SIM
7 12 (3.41%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (3.13%) McAfee ePO
8 11 (3.13%) SCDPM
9 10 (2.84%) XenMobile
10 9 (2.56%) AirWatch
10 9 (2.56%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (2.56%) OpenView
11 8 (2.27%) Nagios
11 8 (2.27%) Tivoli
12 7 (1.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 6 (1.70%) NetVault Backup
13 6 (1.70%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 251 (71.31%) VMware
2 248 (70.45%) Microsoft
3 156 (44.32%) Citrix
4 137 (38.92%) Cisco
5 124 (35.23%) Veeam
6 111 (31.53%) Symantec
7 104 (29.55%) HP
8 58 (16.48%) NetApp
9 57 (16.19%) IBM
10 55 (15.63%) EMC
11 52 (14.77%) Dell
12 51 (14.49%) Sophos
13 41 (11.65%) Veritas
14 36 (10.23%) Red Hat
15 29 (8.24%) Intel Security
16 24 (6.82%) CheckPoint
17 22 (6.25%) arcserve
18 20 (5.68%) WatchGuard
19 19 (5.40%) Oracle
19 19 (5.40%) Palo Alto
Merseyside
Digital Gurus
Salary: £31000 per annum + bonus and on call
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
83Zero
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + additional company benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £25000 per annum + Company Vehicle
Posted: 2 days ago
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Itecco
Salary: £21000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
IT Lab
Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £35,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £24,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Think IT Recruitment Limted
Salary: £45000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Castleford
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £24000.00 - £26000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Watford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £26000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £18000 - £22000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Hope Valley
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago
Northwich
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £30000 - £34000 per annum
Posted: 25 days ago
Ilkley, West Yorkshire
Virtual College
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Watford
Bluetown Online LTD
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago