The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 164 132 156
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +24
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 46 87 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.92% 1.57% 1.22%
As % of the General category 2.24% 3.79% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 28 72 19
Average salary £42,500 £70,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-39.28% +55.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,850 £32,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £95,000 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,750
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +19.20%
Back Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2058 2294 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 41.23% 41.30% 40.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1410 1346 1531
Average salary £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,100 £29,300 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Berkshire region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Berkshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -34 26 £42,500 -43.33%
Slough - 7 £14,000 - 1
Bracknell +8 3 £47,500 +40.74%
Newbury - 2 - -
Thatcham - 1 £20,000 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 19 (24.68%) DNS
3 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
3 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
4 17 (22.08%) Front Office
5 16 (20.78%) ERP
6 15 (19.48%) Validation
6 15 (19.48%) Capacity Management
7 14 (18.18%) Fault Management
7 14 (18.18%) SNMP
7 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
8 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
8 13 (16.88%) SMTP
8 13 (16.88%) Statistics
9 12 (15.58%) Network Design
9 12 (15.58%) Diameter Protocol
9 12 (15.58%) VoIP
9 12 (15.58%) SQL
9 12 (15.58%) Workflow
10 11 (14.29%) Data Transformation
10 11 (14.29%) Document Management
10 11 (14.29%) Huawei
11 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
11 10 (12.99%) CRM
12 9 (11.69%) SaaS
12 9 (11.69%) Workflow Management
13 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
13 8 (10.39%) ITIL
13 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (6.49%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.60%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.30%) FormScape
Applications
1 7 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
4 2 (2.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics AX
1 3 (3.90%) Dynamics GP
2 2 (2.60%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.69%) SaaS
2 5 (6.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 19 (24.68%) DNS
2 14 (18.18%) SNMP
2 14 (18.18%) TCP/IP
3 13 (16.88%) SMTP
4 12 (15.58%) VoIP
4 12 (15.58%) Diameter Protocol
5 7 (9.09%) Broadband
6 6 (7.79%) DHCP
6 6 (7.79%) OSPF
6 6 (7.79%) BGP
7 5 (6.49%) VPN
7 5 (6.49%) PuTTY
7 5 (6.49%) MPLS
7 5 (6.49%) Firewall
7 5 (6.49%) SSH
7 5 (6.49%) Network Security
8 4 (5.19%) 3G
8 4 (5.19%) 4G
8 4 (5.19%) Radio Access Network
9 2 (2.60%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (7.79%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.19%) MS Access
General
1 21 (27.27%) Finance
2 18 (23.38%) Telecoms
3 17 (22.08%) Front Office
4 6 (7.79%) Pharmaceutical
5 5 (6.49%) Banking
5 5 (6.49%) Billing
6 2 (2.60%) Retail
6 2 (2.60%) Multimedia
7 1 (1.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 25 (32.47%) Analyst
2 13 (16.88%) Back Office Engineer
3 9 (11.69%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.39%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Developer
5 7 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (7.79%) IP Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Data Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Support Analyst
7 5 (6.49%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.49%) Sales Executive
7 5 (6.49%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Server Support Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Project Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Server Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Server Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.79%) MDX
2 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (5.19%) .NET
2 4 (5.19%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.88%) Statistics
2 5 (6.49%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (6.49%) IVR
3 4 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.60%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (1.30%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.30%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.30%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.30%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.30%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.79%) Windows
2 2 (2.60%) UNIX
2 2 (2.60%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.30%) Solaris
3 1 (1.30%) Linux
3 1 (1.30%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) ERP
2 15 (19.48%) Validation
2 15 (19.48%) Capacity Management
3 14 (18.18%) Fault Management
4 13 (16.88%) Configuration Management
5 12 (15.58%) Workflow
5 12 (15.58%) Network Design
6 11 (14.29%) Document Management
6 11 (14.29%) Data Transformation
7 10 (12.99%) Problem Management
7 10 (12.99%) CRM
8 9 (11.69%) Workflow Management
9 8 (10.39%) ITIL
9 8 (10.39%) Service Delivery
9 8 (10.39%) Continuous Improvement
10 7 (9.09%) People Management
10 7 (9.09%) Migration
11 6 (7.79%) Data Modelling
11 6 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
11 6 (7.79%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.58%) SQL
2 6 (7.79%) T-SQL
2 6 (7.79%) C
3 5 (6.49%) PowerShell
4 4 (5.19%) C#
4 4 (5.19%) VB.NET
4 4 (5.19%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (10.39%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (7.79%) MCSE
2 6 (7.79%) CCNP
2 6 (7.79%) CCSA
3 5 (6.49%) Degree
4 4 (5.19%) CISSP
5 3 (3.90%) CISA
6 2 (2.60%) CISM
6 2 (2.60%) CCIE
6 2 (2.60%) GSEC
6 2 (2.60%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.60%) CRISC
6 2 (2.60%) CEH
7 1 (1.30%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.30%) RHCSA
7 1 (1.30%) CCSE
7 1 (1.30%) CCIP
7 1 (1.30%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
2 2 (2.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.30%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.30%) HIPAA
3 1 (1.30%) FISMA
System Software
1 2 (2.60%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.30%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 3 (3.90%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft
2 11 (14.29%) Huawei
3 6 (7.79%) Cisco
4 5 (6.49%) Sophos
4 5 (6.49%) Synopsys
4 5 (6.49%) HP
4 5 (6.49%) Apple
4 5 (6.49%) Sage
5 3 (3.90%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.90%) F5
6 2 (2.60%) ArcSight
6 2 (2.60%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (2.60%) CheckPoint
6 2 (2.60%) Symantec
6 2 (2.60%) Oracle
6 2 (2.60%) SAP
6 2 (2.60%) Imperva
6 2 (2.60%) Tufin
6 2 (2.60%) Websense
6 2 (2.60%) Sourcefire
Slough
CPS Group
Salary: £12k - 16k per year + Excellent benefits
Posted: 22 days ago