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

Symantec Backup Exec
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 661 612 607
Rank change year-on-year -49 -5  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 193 355 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.34% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.74% 4.20% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 175 317 313
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £32,000 £32,500 £33,500
% change year-on-year -1.53% -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 7050 8445 7947
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 8.25% 8.09% 7.42%
Number of salaries quoted 5716 6802 6317
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 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £70,000 £72,500
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 29 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 29 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 -73 184 £32,500 - 18
London +19 69 £34,500 -8.00% 4
South East +15 55 £32,500 -7.14% 3
Berkshire +36 24 £50,000 - 1
Reading +38 22 £50,000 - 1
West Midlands +7 19 £33,000 +10.00% 1
City of London +43 11 £43,500 -3.33%
North East +17 10 £28,500 +26.66%
South West +8 10 £25,000 -33.33% 1
North West -5 10 £31,500 -3.07% 4
Kent - 10 £30,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 10 £28,500 -
Tyne and Wear - 10 £28,500 -
Birmingham +23 9 £37,500 +25.00%
East of England -12 9 £32,500 +22.64% 3
Surrey +18 8 £29,500 -1.66% 1
Worcester -12 8 £33,000 -
Worcestershire -14 8 £33,000 +29.41%
Hertfordshire -12 5 £45,000 +69.81% 2
Cornwall - 5 £24,500 -
Cheshire - 5 £32,000 -
Bodmin - 5 £24,500 -
Buckinghamshire +15 4 £27,500 +0.91%
Hampshire +3 4 £32,500 -8.45%
Watford - 4 £48,750 - 2
Cambridgeshire +13 3 £32,500 +38.29%
Croydon +9 3 £32,000 -24.70%
Peterborough +5 3 £32,500 -
Oxfordshire +4 3 £35,000 +11.11%
Andover +3 3 £32,500 +71.05%

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 311 (87.61%) Windows
2 281 (79.15%) Active Directory
3 252 (70.99%) VMware
4 250 (70.42%) Microsoft
5 210 (59.15%) VMware Infrastructure
6 209 (58.87%) Windows Server
7 174 (49.01%) MS Exchange
8 170 (47.89%) Firewall
9 158 (44.51%) Windows Server 2012
10 153 (43.10%) Citrix
11 145 (40.85%) DNS
12 140 (39.44%) Cisco
13 134 (37.75%) Hyper-V
14 129 (36.34%) SAN
15 128 (36.06%) Windows Server 2008
15 128 (36.06%) Veeam
16 124 (34.93%) Office 365
17 117 (32.96%) Symantec
18 104 (29.30%) HP
19 97 (27.32%) DHCP
20 95 (26.76%) MS Excel
20 95 (26.76%) Linux
20 95 (26.76%) SQL
21 91 (25.63%) MS Office
22 86 (24.23%) VPN
22 86 (24.23%) Windows 7
23 85 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
24 84 (23.66%) TCP/IP
25 78 (21.97%) Exchange Server 2010
26 76 (21.41%) NetBackup

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
1 174 (49.01%) MS Exchange
2 78 (21.97%) Exchange Server 2010
3 68 (19.15%) Exchange Server 2013
4 60 (16.90%) SharePoint
5 53 (14.93%) IIS
6 47 (13.24%) Skype for Business
7 31 (8.73%) Exchange Server 2007
8 24 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2003
9 16 (4.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 8 (2.25%) Apache
11 6 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (1.41%) IBM Notes
13 3 (0.85%) WebSphere
14 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
14 2 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
15 1 (0.28%) SAS
Applications
1 95 (26.76%) MS Excel
2 91 (25.63%) MS Office
3 9 (2.54%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 6 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.13%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.28%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 7 (1.97%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.13%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.28%) Bankmaster
3 1 (0.28%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 124 (34.93%) Office 365
2 63 (17.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (5.35%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (3.10%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (3.10%) Mimecast
5 5 (1.41%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.56%) Akamai
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (0.56%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 170 (47.89%) Firewall
2 145 (40.85%) DNS
3 129 (36.34%) SAN
4 97 (27.32%) DHCP
5 86 (24.23%) VPN
6 84 (23.66%) TCP/IP
7 48 (13.52%) VLAN
8 35 (9.86%) LAN
9 34 (9.58%) SSL
9 34 (9.58%) WAN
10 30 (8.45%) Internet
10 30 (8.45%) VoIP
11 29 (8.17%) NAS
11 29 (8.17%) Wireless
12 24 (6.76%) Cisco ASA
13 21 (5.92%) iSCSI
14 15 (4.23%) DSL
14 15 (4.23%) Remote Desktop
15 14 (3.94%) ADSL
16 13 (3.66%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (20.28%) SQL Server
2 20 (5.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 17 (4.79%) Amazon RDS
3 17 (4.79%) MySQL
4 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2008
5 6 (1.69%) Oracle Database
5 6 (1.69%) SQL Server 2014
6 5 (1.41%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.56%) DB2
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.28%) Informix
Development Applications
1 5 (1.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 49 (13.80%) Finance
2 22 (6.20%) Publishing
3 11 (3.10%) Financial Institution
4 10 (2.82%) Manufacturing
5 9 (2.54%) Telecoms
6 6 (1.69%) Back Office
6 6 (1.69%) Retail
7 5 (1.41%) Marketing
8 3 (0.85%) Advertising
9 2 (0.56%) Billing
9 2 (0.56%) Legal
10 1 (0.28%) Automotive
10 1 (0.28%) Banking
10 1 (0.28%) Front Office
10 1 (0.28%) Games
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 98 (27.61%) Support Engineer
2 65 (18.31%) 3rd Line Support
3 61 (17.18%) Analyst
4 55 (15.49%) IT Support
5 53 (14.93%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 43 (12.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 41 (11.55%) Technical Support
8 39 (10.99%) IT Engineer
9 38 (10.70%) 2nd Line Support
10 36 (10.14%) Windows Engineer
11 30 (8.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 30 (8.45%) IT Support Engineer
12 28 (7.89%) Exchange Support
13 25 (7.04%) Technical Specialist
14 23 (6.48%) Technical Engineer
14 23 (6.48%) Technical Support Engineer
15 22 (6.20%) Administrator
15 22 (6.20%) Exchange Engineer
15 22 (6.20%) Support Analyst
15 22 (6.20%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (4.79%) Web Services
2 8 (2.25%) EDI
3 6 (1.69%) .NET
4 5 (1.41%) 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
6 1 (0.28%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 50 (14.08%) Data Centre
2 49 (13.80%) Clustering
3 31 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (8.45%) Blackberry
5 27 (7.61%) Computer Science
6 23 (6.48%) Driving Licence
6 23 (6.48%) Management Information System
7 22 (6.20%) CMDB
8 15 (4.23%) Replication
9 12 (3.38%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (2.54%) EMC VNX
11 7 (1.97%) AS400
11 7 (1.97%) iPad
12 6 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.69%) Linux Command Line
12 6 (1.69%) RSA SecurID
12 6 (1.69%) VAX
13 5 (1.41%) IBM XIV
13 5 (1.41%) Public Cloud
13 5 (1.41%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 311 (87.61%) Windows
2 209 (58.87%) Windows Server
3 158 (44.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 128 (36.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 95 (26.76%) Linux
6 86 (24.23%) Windows 7
7 62 (17.46%) Windows Server 2003
8 52 (14.65%) Windows 10
9 31 (8.73%) Windows 8
10 26 (7.32%) Unix
11 22 (6.20%) Windows XP
12 19 (5.35%) Mac OS X
13 16 (4.51%) Mac OS
13 16 (4.51%) Ubuntu
14 13 (3.66%) AIX
15 11 (3.10%) Windows Vista
16 9 (2.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 7 (1.97%) CentOS
17 7 (1.97%) Solaris
18 6 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (19.15%) ITIL
2 47 (13.24%) Service Delivery
3 41 (11.55%) Presales
4 32 (9.01%) Migration
5 28 (7.89%) Line Management
6 27 (7.61%) Kalman Filter
7 25 (7.04%) IT Strategy
8 23 (6.48%) Continuous Improvement
9 22 (6.20%) Business Continuity
10 21 (5.92%) Disaster Recovery
11 20 (5.63%) Data Management
11 20 (5.63%) Web Filtering
12 19 (5.35%) Performance Monitoring
12 19 (5.35%) Server Building
12 19 (5.35%) Service Management
13 17 (4.79%) Infrastructure Management
13 17 (4.79%) Patch Management
14 16 (4.51%) Project Management
14 16 (4.51%) Root Cause Analysis
15 15 (4.23%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 95 (26.76%) SQL
2 41 (11.55%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.38%) VB
4 9 (2.54%) VBScript
5 5 (1.41%) C
5 5 (1.41%) C#
5 5 (1.41%) 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 85 (23.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 65 (18.31%) MCSE
3 42 (11.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 41 (11.55%) Degree
5 35 (9.86%) MCSA
6 31 (8.73%) Cisco Certification
7 29 (8.17%) CCNA
7 29 (8.17%) MCITP
8 27 (7.61%) Security Cleared
9 25 (7.04%) MCP
10 22 (6.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 22 (6.20%) LPIC
11 17 (4.79%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (4.51%) CCNP
13 11 (3.10%) CISM
13 11 (3.10%) CompTIA Security+
13 11 (3.10%) Security+ Certification
14 10 (2.82%) PhD
15 7 (1.97%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 4 (1.13%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (12.96%) SLA
2 22 (6.20%) Disclosure Scotland
3 14 (3.94%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.54%) 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
1 281 (79.15%) Active Directory
2 210 (59.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 134 (37.75%) Hyper-V
4 50 (14.08%) vSphere
5 32 (9.01%) VMware ESXi
6 28 (7.89%) XenApp
7 24 (6.76%) VMware ESX
8 22 (6.20%) Firmware
9 17 (4.79%) XenServer
10 11 (3.10%) XenDesktop
11 9 (2.54%) Virtual Machines
12 8 (2.25%) Virtual Servers
13 6 (1.69%) Virtual Desktop
14 4 (1.13%) KVM
14 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 4 (1.13%) Terminal Server
14 4 (1.13%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.85%) Forefront TMG
15 3 (0.85%) VMware Workstation
16 2 (0.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 76 (21.41%) NetBackup
2 70 (19.72%) SCCM
3 50 (14.08%) Norton AntiVirus
4 36 (10.14%) SCOM
5 27 (7.61%) WSUS
6 14 (3.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 12 (3.38%) McAfee ePO
7 12 (3.38%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 11 (3.10%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (3.10%) HP SIM
8 11 (3.10%) SCDPM
9 10 (2.82%) XenMobile
10 9 (2.54%) AirWatch
10 9 (2.54%) HP Data Protector
10 9 (2.54%) OpenView
11 8 (2.25%) Nagios
11 8 (2.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (2.25%) Tivoli
12 6 (1.69%) Netcool
12 6 (1.69%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 252 (70.99%) VMware
2 250 (70.42%) Microsoft
3 153 (43.10%) Citrix
4 140 (39.44%) Cisco
5 128 (36.06%) Veeam
6 117 (32.96%) Symantec
7 104 (29.30%) HP
8 60 (16.90%) NetApp
9 57 (16.06%) EMC
10 53 (14.93%) Dell
10 53 (14.93%) IBM
11 52 (14.65%) Sophos
12 42 (11.83%) Veritas
13 34 (9.58%) Red Hat
14 29 (8.17%) Intel Security
15 24 (6.76%) CheckPoint
16 22 (6.20%) arcserve
17 21 (5.92%) Oracle
18 20 (5.63%) WatchGuard
19 19 (5.35%) Palo Alto
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Salary: £20000 - £240000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Up to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
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Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: dependent on experience
Posted: 7 days ago
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Salary: £20000 - £23000 per annum
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