The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
Rank 193 199 209
Rank change year-on-year +6 +10  
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 20 43 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.42% 0.70% 0.14%
As % of the Systems Management category 6.39% 10.94% 2.35%
Number of salaries quoted 13 34 4
Median salary £33,000 £30,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% -9.77%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £24,600 £31,800
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,000 £35,750
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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 313 393 298
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 6.63% 6.40% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 226 276 223
Median salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £67,500 £64,000
UK excluding London median salary £47,500 £43,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +9.19% +2.35%  

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

Backup Exec
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Backup Exec in the West Midlands

Backup Exec
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Backup Exec in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Backup Exec in the West Midlands

Backup Exec
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Backup Exec within the West Midlands region 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
Birmingham +12 10 £37,500 +25.00%
Worcestershire -17 8 £33,000 +29.41%
Brierley Hill - 1 £26,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £35,000 -
Backup Exec
England

Backup Exec
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Backup Exec.

1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (88.24%) VMware
2 30 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
4 28 (82.35%) Citrix
5 25 (73.53%) IIS
6 22 (64.71%) Firewall
7 19 (55.88%) Windows
7 19 (55.88%) DNS
8 18 (52.94%) Line Management
8 18 (52.94%) Presales
9 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
9 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
9 17 (50.00%) SQL
10 16 (47.06%) Linux
10 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
10 16 (47.06%) NetBackup
10 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
10 16 (47.06%) SCCM
10 16 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
11 15 (44.12%) SCOM
11 15 (44.12%) CMDB
11 15 (44.12%) BPSS Clearance
11 15 (44.12%) Disclosure Scotland
11 15 (44.12%) IT Strategy
11 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
11 15 (44.12%) Publishing
11 15 (44.12%) LPIC
11 15 (44.12%) SSL
11 15 (44.12%) IBM

Backup Exec
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 25 (73.53%) IIS
2 10 (29.41%) SharePoint
3 5 (14.71%) MS Exchange
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 16 (47.06%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 10 (29.41%) Office 365
2 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (64.71%) Firewall
2 19 (55.88%) DNS
3 15 (44.12%) SSL
4 10 (29.41%) SAN
5 6 (17.65%) NAS
6 4 (11.76%) DHCP
6 4 (11.76%) iSCSI
7 3 (8.82%) LAN
8 2 (5.88%) WAN
8 2 (5.88%) Wi-Fi
9 1 (2.94%) VLAN
9 1 (2.94%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.94%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 15 (44.12%) Publishing
2 1 (2.94%) Automotive
2 1 (2.94%) Legal
2 1 (2.94%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.94%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (44.12%) Technical Specialist
2 9 (26.47%) IT Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (23.53%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Help Desk Adviser
4 3 (8.82%) IT Manager
4 3 (8.82%) IT Technical Manager
4 3 (8.82%) Technical Manager
5 2 (5.88%) IT Support
5 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (2.94%) Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support
6 1 (2.94%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Server Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Server Support
6 1 (2.94%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 17 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 15 (44.12%) CMDB
3 6 (17.65%) Driving Licence
4 3 (8.82%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.94%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 19 (55.88%) Windows
2 16 (47.06%) Linux
3 14 (41.18%) Windows Server
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2008
4 11 (32.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 10
6 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (52.94%) Line Management
1 18 (52.94%) Presales
2 16 (47.06%) Continuous Improvement
3 15 (44.12%) IT Strategy
3 15 (44.12%) Service Delivery
4 6 (17.65%) Project Management
5 4 (11.76%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (8.82%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (8.82%) ITIL
6 3 (8.82%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Change Control
7 2 (5.88%) ERP
7 2 (5.88%) Server Virtualisation
8 1 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.94%) Asset Management
8 1 (2.94%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.94%) Mentoring
8 1 (2.94%) Server Building
8 1 (2.94%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 17 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.94%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.94%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 16 (47.06%) Security Cleared
2 15 (44.12%) BPSS Clearance
2 15 (44.12%) LPIC
3 14 (41.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (35.29%) MCSE
5 10 (29.41%) MCSA
6 9 (26.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 8 (23.53%) MCITP
8 3 (8.82%) MCP
9 1 (2.94%) DBS Check
9 1 (2.94%) Degree
9 1 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (44.12%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 30 (88.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (85.29%) Active Directory
3 17 (50.00%) Hyper-V
4 15 (44.12%) Firmware
5 9 (26.47%) vSphere
6 1 (2.94%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 16 (47.06%) NetBackup
1 16 (47.06%) SCCM
2 15 (44.12%) SCOM
3 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.94%) WSUS
Vendors
1 31 (91.18%) Microsoft
2 30 (88.24%) VMware
3 28 (82.35%) Citrix
4 15 (44.12%) IBM
4 15 (44.12%) Red Hat
5 12 (35.29%) Veeam
6 8 (23.53%) Cisco
7 6 (17.65%) SAP
8 5 (14.71%) HP
9 4 (11.76%) Fortinet
9 4 (11.76%) Symantec
10 1 (2.94%) 3PAR
10 1 (2.94%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.94%) Remedy
10 1 (2.94%) ServiceNow
10 1 (2.94%) Veritas
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £25000 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago