Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Symantec Backup Exec
England > West Midlands
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 301 277
Rank change year-on-year +19 -24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Backup Exec 41 38 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.40% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.93% 4.86% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 34 13 40
West Midlands median annual salary £37,000 £29,000 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +27.59% -23.68% +7.04%
10th Percentile £24,000 £21,050 £29,750
90th Percentile £43,750 £42,750 £40,000
England median annual salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year - -6.67% +15.38%

Backup Exec is in the Systems Management category. The following 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.

All Systems Management Skills
West Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 832 782 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.16% 6.86% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 608 478 541
West Midlands median annual salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.66% -3.53% +8.28%
10th Percentile £27,000 £26,425 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £65,000
England median annual salary £54,250 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +8.50% - +5.26%

Backup Exec
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Backup Exec as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 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 6 months to 21 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +24 21 £37,500 +56.25% 1
Worcestershire -7 7 £30,000 -17.81% 1
Staffordshire - 5 £26,000 -
Coventry +17 3 £22,500 -48.86%
Warwickshire -2 2 - -
Backup Exec
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 36 (87.80%) Windows
1 36 (87.80%) VMware
2 35 (85.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
4 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
5 31 (75.61%) Veeam
6 27 (65.85%) Hyper-V
7 25 (60.98%) Citrix
8 23 (56.10%) Windows Server
9 22 (53.66%) IIS
10 21 (51.22%) MCSE
10 21 (51.22%) SharePoint
10 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
11 20 (48.78%) MCSA
11 20 (48.78%) vSphere
12 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
13 16 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (36.59%) Driving Licence
15 13 (31.71%) Linux
16 12 (29.27%) Firewall
16 12 (29.27%) MCITP
17 9 (21.95%) Office 365
17 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
18 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
18 8 (19.51%) SAN
18 8 (19.51%) DNS
18 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
19 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
19 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
19 7 (17.07%) HP

Backup Exec
Co-occurring 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 22 (53.66%) IIS
2 21 (51.22%) SharePoint
3 8 (19.51%) MS Exchange
4 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (4.88%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Workfront
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (21.95%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) Firewall
2 8 (19.51%) DNS
2 8 (19.51%) SAN
3 7 (17.07%) TCP/IP
4 6 (14.63%) LAN
5 5 (12.20%) DHCP
6 4 (9.76%) WAN
7 3 (7.32%) iSCSI
7 3 (7.32%) NAS
8 2 (4.88%) NaaS
8 2 (4.88%) SSL
9 1 (2.44%) Internet
9 1 (2.44%) VLAN
9 1 (2.44%) VoIP
9 1 (2.44%) VPN
9 1 (2.44%) Wireless
General
1 2 (4.88%) Law
1 2 (4.88%) Legal
1 2 (4.88%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (26.83%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (21.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) IT Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) IT Support
4 5 (12.20%) Storage Engineer
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Backup Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Field Support Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) IT Manager
6 3 (7.32%) IT Technical Manager
6 3 (7.32%) SAN Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Driving Licence
2 8 (19.51%) Data Centre
3 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (7.32%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.88%) CMDB
5 2 (4.88%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 36 (87.80%) Windows
2 23 (56.10%) Windows Server
3 17 (41.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (31.71%) Linux
5 7 (17.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Windows 7
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.32%) Windows XP
8 2 (4.88%) Android
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 10
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
1 6 (14.63%) Line Management
2 5 (12.20%) Presales
2 5 (12.20%) Project Management
2 5 (12.20%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (9.76%) CRM
3 4 (9.76%) Problem Management
3 4 (9.76%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (7.32%) Hardware Maintenance
4 3 (7.32%) Information Security
4 3 (7.32%) Information Security Management
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (7.32%) Security Management
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 2 (4.88%) Change Control
5 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.88%) Creative Thinking
5 2 (4.88%) IT Strategy
5 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (12.20%) Bash Shell
2 5 (12.20%) VBScript
3 2 (4.88%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
Qualifications
1 21 (51.22%) MCSE
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (48.78%) MCSA
3 16 (39.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 12 (29.27%) MCITP
5 4 (9.76%) Security Cleared
6 3 (7.32%) MCP
7 2 (4.88%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (4.88%) LPIC
8 1 (2.44%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.44%) SLA
System Software
1 35 (85.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (80.49%) Active Directory
3 27 (65.85%) Hyper-V
4 20 (48.78%) vSphere
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 3 (7.32%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (4.88%) Firmware
6 2 (4.88%) XenApp
7 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.44%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (14.63%) NetBackup
1 6 (14.63%) WSUS
2 5 (12.20%) SCCM
3 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 2 (4.88%) SCDPM
4 2 (4.88%) SCOM
5 1 (2.44%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (2.44%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 36 (87.80%) VMware
2 34 (82.93%) Microsoft
3 31 (75.61%) Veeam
4 25 (60.98%) Citrix
5 7 (17.07%) HP
6 6 (14.63%) Red Hat
7 5 (12.20%) Symantec
8 4 (9.76%) Cisco
8 4 (9.76%) NetApp
8 4 (9.76%) SAP
9 3 (7.32%) Fortinet
10 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.88%) CommVault
10 2 (4.88%) IBM
10 2 (4.88%) LANDesk
10 2 (4.88%) Lotus
10 2 (4.88%) Remedy
10 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
11 1 (2.44%) McAfee
11 1 (2.44%) Veritas