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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 178 162 211
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +49
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 47 72 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.82% 1.25% 0.28%
As % of the General category 1.82% 2.92% 0.71%
Number of salaries quoted 19 31 12
Average salary £32,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-40.90% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £50,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £70,000 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
2585 2468 2121
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.93% 42.68% 39.40%
Number of salaries quoted 1531 1565 1607
Average salary £50,675 £50,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014. 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 -12 30 £24,000 -52.00% 2
Bracknell -9 5 £32,500 -58.06% 1
Slough -7 4 £34,000 -49.62%
Newbury +2 1 £29,000 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 42 (41.58%) Telecoms
2 28 (27.72%) Broadband
2 28 (27.72%) Internet
2 28 (27.72%) Finance
2 28 (27.72%) Smartphone
2 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
2 28 (27.72%) Security Cleared
3 24 (23.76%) 3G
3 24 (23.76%) 4G
4 21 (20.79%) Retail
5 20 (19.80%) Linux
5 20 (19.80%) CRM
6 18 (17.82%) SLA
6 18 (17.82%) Root Cause Analysis
7 17 (16.83%) UNIX
7 17 (16.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
8 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
8 16 (15.84%) Project Management
9 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
10 13 (12.87%) Front Office
10 13 (12.87%) Fault Management
10 13 (12.87%) Continuous Improvement
11 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
11 11 (10.89%) Change Management
11 11 (10.89%) Billing
12 10 (9.90%) Windows
12 10 (9.90%) Six Sigma
12 10 (9.90%) Benchmarking
12 10 (9.90%) Business Development
12 10 (9.90%) German Language

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 16 (15.84%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Server
3 5 (4.95%) Drupal
3 5 (4.95%) Kentico
3 5 (4.95%) CMS
4 2 (1.98%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 11 (10.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.95%) MS Office
3 2 (1.98%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 28 (27.72%) Broadband
1 28 (27.72%) Internet
2 24 (23.76%) 3G
2 24 (23.76%) 4G
3 8 (7.92%) DNS
4 6 (5.94%) Firewall
5 5 (4.95%) VoIP
6 4 (3.96%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.98%) VPN
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.98%) SAN
7 2 (1.98%) Ethernet
8 1 (0.99%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (0.99%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.93%) EDRMS
2 3 (2.97%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (1.98%) MySQL
3 2 (1.98%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.98%) Data Mining
General
1 42 (41.58%) Telecoms
2 28 (27.72%) Finance
3 21 (20.79%) Retail
4 13 (12.87%) Front Office
5 11 (10.89%) Billing
6 10 (9.90%) German Language
7 5 (4.95%) Marketing
8 4 (3.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 13 (12.87%) Support Engineer
2 11 (10.89%) BSS Engineer
3 9 (8.91%) Team Leader
3 9 (8.91%) Operations Team Leader
4 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 7 (6.93%) SharePoint Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Senior Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (6.93%) Network Support
4 7 (6.93%) Architect
4 7 (6.93%) Analyst
4 7 (6.93%) Consultant
4 7 (6.93%) Network Engineer
5 6 (5.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 5 (4.95%) Applications Support
6 5 (4.95%) Messaging Engineer
7 4 (3.96%) Financial Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.95%) HTML
1 5 (4.95%) CSS
1 5 (4.95%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (27.72%) Smartphone
2 7 (6.93%) Taxonomies
2 7 (6.93%) Social Media
3 6 (5.94%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.96%) Clustering
4 4 (3.96%) Computer Science
5 3 (2.97%) Open Source
6 2 (1.98%) EPoS
6 2 (1.98%) Blackberry
6 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
6 2 (1.98%) Handset
6 2 (1.98%) Replication
6 2 (1.98%) iPad
6 2 (1.98%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 20 (19.80%) Linux
2 17 (16.83%) UNIX
3 10 (9.90%) Windows
4 2 (1.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (19.80%) CRM
2 18 (17.82%) Root Cause Analysis
3 16 (15.84%) Project Management
4 13 (12.87%) Fault Management
4 13 (12.87%) Continuous Improvement
5 11 (10.89%) Change Management
6 10 (9.90%) Six Sigma
6 10 (9.90%) Benchmarking
6 10 (9.90%) Line Management
6 10 (9.90%) Business Development
7 7 (6.93%) Knowledge Management
7 7 (6.93%) Systems Analysis
7 7 (6.93%) Metadata Management
7 7 (6.93%) SOA
7 7 (6.93%) Migration
7 7 (6.93%) TOGAF
8 5 (4.95%) Product Marketing
8 5 (4.95%) Web Development
9 4 (3.96%) Data Management
9 4 (3.96%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.95%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
1 28 (27.72%) Security Cleared
2 5 (4.95%) HNC
2 5 (4.95%) HND
2 5 (4.95%) Degree
3 2 (1.98%) CIPD
4 1 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (17.82%) SLA
2 2 (1.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) QA
System Software
1 8 (7.92%) NDS
2 4 (3.96%) Firmware
3 3 (2.97%) Oracle RAC
3 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.98%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.99%) Kamailio
5 1 (0.99%) OpenSIPS
Systems Management
1 3 (2.97%) Data Guard
2 2 (1.98%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 17 (16.83%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 15 (14.85%) Microsoft
3 7 (6.93%) EMC
3 7 (6.93%) Open Text
4 6 (5.94%) Huawei
5 4 (3.96%) CODA
5 4 (3.96%) Oracle
6 3 (2.97%) VMware
7 2 (1.98%) Mitel
7 2 (1.98%) McAfee
7 2 (1.98%) Ceridian
7 2 (1.98%) Cisco
8 1 (0.99%) IBM
8 1 (0.99%) SAP
8 1 (0.99%) Pegasus
8 1 (0.99%) Sun
8 1 (0.99%) HP
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