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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 181 173 144
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -29
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 36 53 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.70% 0.90% 1.48%
As % of the General category 1.79% 2.14% 3.55%
Number of salaries quoted 23 41 24
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 £21,000 £37,500 £25,900
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £95,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
2011 2471 2281
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 39.09% 42.12% 41.61%
Number of salaries quoted 1424 1416 1543
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 £32,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £67,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -21 26 £42,500 -55.26% 2
Slough -3 3 £14,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 £72,500 -
Thatcham - 1 £20,000 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 19 (24.36%) ERP
3 18 (23.08%) Front Office
3 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 17 (21.79%) Validation
4 17 (21.79%) DNS
4 17 (21.79%) Capacity Management
5 16 (20.51%) SNMP
5 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
6 15 (19.23%) SMTP
6 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management
6 15 (19.23%) CRM
6 15 (19.23%) Statistics
6 15 (19.23%) Fault Management
7 14 (17.95%) Network Design
7 14 (17.95%) Diameter Protocol
7 14 (17.95%) VoIP
8 13 (16.67%) SQL
8 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
8 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
9 12 (15.38%) Huawei
10 11 (14.10%) Business Development
11 10 (12.82%) Banking
11 10 (12.82%) Workforce Management Optimization
11 10 (12.82%) Predictive Analytics
11 10 (12.82%) Analytics
11 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
11 10 (12.82%) ITIL
11 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (12.82%) IVR

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 3 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 8 (10.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (5.13%) MS Office
4 3 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.28%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.54%) SaaS
2 1 (1.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (21.79%) DNS
2 16 (20.51%) SNMP
2 16 (20.51%) TCP/IP
3 15 (19.23%) SMTP
4 14 (17.95%) Diameter Protocol
4 14 (17.95%) VoIP
5 6 (7.69%) BGP
5 6 (7.69%) Firewall
5 6 (7.69%) DHCP
5 6 (7.69%) MPLS
5 6 (7.69%) OSPF
6 5 (6.41%) Network Security
7 4 (5.13%) 4G
7 4 (5.13%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (5.13%) 3G
8 3 (3.85%) Broadband
8 3 (3.85%) LAN
8 3 (3.85%) WAN
9 2 (2.56%) Wireshark
9 2 (2.56%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.85%) MS Access
General
1 24 (30.77%) Finance
2 18 (23.08%) Front Office
2 18 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.82%) Banking
4 7 (8.97%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (5.13%) Billing
6 3 (3.85%) Retail
7 2 (2.56%) Multimedia
8 1 (1.28%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 20 (25.64%) Analyst
2 15 (19.23%) Back Office Engineer
3 10 (12.82%) Sales Executive
3 10 (12.82%) Project Manager
4 8 (10.26%) Developer
5 7 (8.97%) Team Leader
5 7 (8.97%) Technical Team Leader
6 6 (7.69%) IP Engineer
6 6 (7.69%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 6 (7.69%) Data Analyst
6 6 (7.69%) Consultant
7 5 (6.41%) Analyst Developer
7 5 (6.41%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.41%) Data Warehouse Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Project Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Business Analyst
8 4 (5.13%) Graduate
9 3 (3.85%) Service Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Junior Analyst
10 2 (2.56%) Graduate Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (7.69%) MDX
2 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (5.13%) .NET
2 4 (5.13%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 15 (19.23%) Statistics
2 10 (12.82%) Enterprise Software
2 10 (12.82%) IVR
3 3 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.56%) Mobile Computing
4 2 (2.56%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.28%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.28%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.28%) FMCG
5 1 (1.28%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.28%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 6 (7.69%) Windows
2 2 (2.56%) Windows 7
2 2 (2.56%) UNIX
3 1 (1.28%) Solaris
3 1 (1.28%) Linux
3 1 (1.28%) FreeBSD
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (24.36%) ERP
2 17 (21.79%) Validation
2 17 (21.79%) Capacity Management
3 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 15 (19.23%) CRM
3 15 (19.23%) Fault Management
4 14 (17.95%) Network Design
5 13 (16.67%) Problem Management
6 11 (14.10%) Business Development
7 10 (12.82%) Workforce Management Optimization
7 10 (12.82%) Predictive Analytics
7 10 (12.82%) Analytics
7 10 (12.82%) ITIL
7 10 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (12.82%) Workflow
8 9 (11.54%) Data Transformation
8 9 (11.54%) Document Management
9 8 (10.26%) Workflow Management
9 8 (10.26%) Service Delivery
10 7 (8.97%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (16.67%) SQL
2 6 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 5 (6.41%) C
4 4 (5.13%) C#
4 4 (5.13%) VB.NET
5 3 (3.85%) VBA
6 1 (1.28%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.26%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (7.69%) CCNP
3 5 (6.41%) Degree
4 3 (3.85%) CISSP
5 2 (2.56%) Security Cleared
5 2 (2.56%) CEH
5 2 (2.56%) CRISC
5 2 (2.56%) CCSA
5 2 (2.56%) GSEC
5 2 (2.56%) CISA
5 2 (2.56%) CISM
5 2 (2.56%) MCSE
5 2 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (2.56%) CCIE
6 1 (1.28%) CCIP
6 1 (1.28%) MCSA
6 1 (1.28%) CCSE
6 1 (1.28%) RHCSA
6 1 (1.28%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.28%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.28%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (3.85%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.28%) WSUS
2 1 (1.28%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (15.38%) Huawei
3 7 (8.97%) Cisco
4 3 (3.85%) F5
5 2 (2.56%) Imperva
5 2 (2.56%) Sourcefire
5 2 (2.56%) Cyber-Ark
5 2 (2.56%) ArcSight
5 2 (2.56%) Tufin
5 2 (2.56%) Oracle
5 2 (2.56%) SAP
5 2 (2.56%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.56%) HP
5 2 (2.56%) Websense
5 2 (2.56%) Symantec
6 1 (1.28%) IBM
6 1 (1.28%) Sophos
6 1 (1.28%) Juniper
6 1 (1.28%) NetApp
6 1 (1.28%) Apple
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