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 17 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 168 142 221
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +79
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 58 88 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.97% 1.51% 0.15%
As % of the General category 2.18% 3.55% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 18 32 7
Average salary £70,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.36% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,550 £35,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £62,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
2664 2481 2140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 44.48% 42.61% 40.19%
Number of salaries quoted 1504 1634 1548
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 17 October 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 17 October 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 -5 41 £70,000 +40.00%
Slough -5 4 £29,750 -37.36%
Bracknell - 3 £32,500 - 1
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 60 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 60 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 57 (39.58%) Finance
3 46 (31.94%) Retail
4 37 (25.69%) Telecoms
5 30 (20.83%) Six Sigma
5 30 (20.83%) Benchmarking
5 30 (20.83%) Business Development
5 30 (20.83%) German Language
6 25 (17.36%) CRM
7 23 (15.97%) Broadband
7 23 (15.97%) Internet
7 23 (15.97%) Smartphone
8 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
8 22 (15.28%) Linux
9 21 (14.58%) Windows
10 19 (13.19%) MS Excel
10 19 (13.19%) 3G
10 19 (13.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 19 (13.19%) 4G
11 18 (12.50%) UNIX
12 17 (11.81%) SharePoint
13 16 (11.11%) Project Management
13 16 (11.11%) TOGAF
14 15 (10.42%) SLA
14 15 (10.42%) SOA
14 15 (10.42%) SQL
15 14 (9.72%) EMC
15 14 (9.72%) EDRMS
15 14 (9.72%) Migration

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 17 (11.81%) SharePoint
2 14 (9.72%) SharePoint Server
3 8 (5.56%) Drupal
3 8 (5.56%) Kentico
3 8 (5.56%) CMS
4 3 (2.08%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.69%) Apache
Applications
1 19 (13.19%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.47%) MS Office
3 4 (2.78%) MS Project
4 2 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.17%) Agresso
2 3 (2.08%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.39%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.97%) Internet
1 23 (15.97%) Broadband
2 19 (13.19%) 4G
2 19 (13.19%) 3G
3 9 (6.25%) Firewall
4 5 (3.47%) VoIP
5 4 (2.78%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.08%) VPN
6 3 (2.08%) DNS
6 3 (2.08%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (1.39%) SAN
8 1 (0.69%) NAS
8 1 (0.69%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.72%) EDRMS
2 7 (4.86%) MySQL
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle Database
4 3 (2.08%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.39%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.39%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (1.39%) Subversion
General
1 57 (39.58%) Finance
2 46 (31.94%) Retail
3 37 (25.69%) Telecoms
4 30 (20.83%) German Language
5 9 (6.25%) Front Office
6 8 (5.56%) Billing
7 4 (2.78%) General Ledger
8 2 (1.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (11.81%) Architect
2 15 (10.42%) Support Engineer
3 14 (9.72%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (9.72%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 14 (9.72%) SharePoint Architect
3 14 (9.72%) Senior Architect
3 14 (9.72%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
3 14 (9.72%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 12 (8.33%) Sales Manager
4 12 (8.33%) Account Manager
5 9 (6.25%) Team Leader
5 9 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (6.25%) Operations Team Leader
6 8 (5.56%) BSS Engineer
7 7 (4.86%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (4.86%) Network Support
7 7 (4.86%) Network Engineer
8 6 (4.17%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.47%) Developer
9 5 (3.47%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.86%) CSS
1 7 (4.86%) HTML
2 5 (3.47%) XML
3 4 (2.78%) .NET
3 4 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.39%) LAMP
4 2 (1.39%) Symfony
4 2 (1.39%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (1.39%) CakePHP
4 2 (1.39%) jQuery
4 2 (1.39%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 23 (15.97%) Smartphone
2 14 (9.72%) Taxonomies
3 9 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 8 (5.56%) Clustering
5 7 (4.86%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (3.47%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.08%) Handset
7 3 (2.08%) Replication
8 2 (1.39%) EPoS
8 2 (1.39%) Open Source
8 2 (1.39%) Social Media
8 2 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.69%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.69%) iPad
9 1 (0.69%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (15.28%) Linux
2 21 (14.58%) Windows
3 18 (12.50%) UNIX
4 1 (0.69%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (20.83%) Six Sigma
1 30 (20.83%) Benchmarking
1 30 (20.83%) Business Development
2 25 (17.36%) CRM
3 16 (11.11%) Project Management
3 16 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 15 (10.42%) SOA
5 14 (9.72%) Migration
5 14 (9.72%) Data Management
5 14 (9.72%) Systems Analysis
5 14 (9.72%) Knowledge Management
5 14 (9.72%) Root Cause Analysis
5 14 (9.72%) Metadata Management
6 10 (6.94%) Line Management
7 8 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
7 8 (5.56%) Fault Management
7 8 (5.56%) Data Modelling
8 7 (4.86%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.17%) Logistics
9 6 (4.17%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 15 (10.42%) SQL
2 7 (4.86%) JavaScript
3 5 (3.47%) PHP
4 4 (2.78%) C#
5 3 (2.08%) Perl
5 3 (2.08%) VB.NET
5 3 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (0.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 60 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 10 (6.94%) Degree
3 3 (2.08%) OCA
3 3 (2.08%) Oracle Certification
4 2 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.69%) MOS
5 1 (0.69%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.42%) SLA
2 3 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) QA
3 1 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (5.56%) NDS
2 7 (4.86%) Firmware
3 4 (2.78%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (2.08%) Hyper-V
4 3 (2.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (3.47%) Data Guard
2 3 (2.08%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.39%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 22 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 19 (13.19%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 14 (9.72%) EMC
3 14 (9.72%) Open Text
4 11 (7.64%) Oracle
5 5 (3.47%) Huawei
6 4 (2.78%) CODA
7 3 (2.08%) Cisco
7 3 (2.08%) VMware
7 3 (2.08%) Mitel
7 3 (2.08%) McAfee
8 2 (1.39%) HP
8 2 (1.39%) Greenplum
8 2 (1.39%) SAP
8 2 (1.39%) Facebook
8 2 (1.39%) Velocent
8 2 (1.39%) Cerion
9 1 (0.69%) IBM
9 1 (0.69%) Remedy
9 1 (0.69%) Sun
Bracknell, Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + 30 days hol, Medical
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Salary: Negotiable DoE
Posted: 12 days ago