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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 178 185 175
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 35 41 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.78% 0.80% 0.95%
As % of the General category 2.02% 2.02% 2.27%
Number of salaries quoted 34 26 44
Median salary £55,000 £42,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% -39.28%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
1733 2033 2471
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 38.58% 39.85% 42.01%
Number of salaries quoted 1226 1412 1426
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 August 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +12 30 £55,000 +29.41%
Maidenhead -9 2 £40,000 -44.82%
Slough +15 1 £24,000 +71.42%
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT jobs citing Back Office 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 27 (61.36%) Finance
3 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
4 14 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
5 13 (29.55%) Portfolio Management
6 12 (27.27%) Degree
7 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
8 8 (18.18%) Data Management
8 8 (18.18%) Business Development
8 8 (18.18%) C
9 6 (13.64%) Cisco
9 6 (13.64%) Network Security
9 6 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (13.64%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (11.36%) Handset
10 5 (11.36%) Firewall
10 5 (11.36%) SAP
11 4 (9.09%) ITIL
11 4 (9.09%) Oracle
11 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
11 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
11 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
11 4 (9.09%) Network Design
11 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
11 4 (9.09%) QA
11 4 (9.09%) F5
11 4 (9.09%) Regular Expression
11 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.27%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
1 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.27%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (9.09%) Unit4 Business World
2 1 (2.27%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.09%) FinancialForce.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (13.64%) Network Security
2 5 (11.36%) Firewall
3 3 (6.82%) 4G
3 3 (6.82%) DMZ
3 3 (6.82%) TACACS
3 3 (6.82%) Wireless
4 2 (4.55%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) 3G
5 1 (2.27%) BGP
5 1 (2.27%) Broadband
5 1 (2.27%) HTTP
5 1 (2.27%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.27%) ICMP
5 1 (2.27%) Internet
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) OSPF
5 1 (2.27%) SNMP
5 1 (2.27%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.27%) Telnet
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.27%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 27 (61.36%) Finance
2 18 (40.91%) Telecoms
3 3 (6.82%) Billing
3 3 (6.82%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (54.55%) Analyst
2 19 (43.18%) Business Analyst
3 17 (38.64%) Consultant
4 15 (34.09%) Finance Business Analyst
4 15 (34.09%) Financial Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Business Consultant
6 6 (13.64%) SQL Analyst
7 5 (11.36%) Security Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Asset Management Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Asset Management Business Analyst
8 4 (9.09%) Financial Business Analyst
9 3 (6.82%) Accountant
9 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Network Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Delphi Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Design Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Developer
10 2 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
10 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
10 2 (4.55%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.09%) Regular Expression
2 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (13.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 5 (11.36%) Handset
4 3 (6.82%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.82%) Linux
1 3 (6.82%) Unix
2 1 (2.27%) Windows
2 1 (2.27%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) GAP Analysis
2 13 (29.55%) Portfolio Management
3 8 (18.18%) Business Development
3 8 (18.18%) Data Management
4 6 (13.64%) DDoS Mitigation
5 4 (9.09%) Asset Management
5 4 (9.09%) Capacity Management
5 4 (9.09%) Identity Management
5 4 (9.09%) ITIL
5 4 (9.09%) Network Design
5 4 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (9.09%) SDLC
6 3 (6.82%) CRM
6 3 (6.82%) Cybersecurity
6 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 3 (6.82%) Service Management
6 3 (6.82%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (6.82%) Validation
7 2 (4.55%) DevOps
7 2 (4.55%) Ticket Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (65.91%) SQL
2 8 (18.18%) C
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) Delphi
3 2 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.27%) Perl
4 1 (2.27%) PHP
4 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 12 (27.27%) Degree
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.55%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CCIP
3 1 (2.27%) CCNP
3 1 (2.27%) CEH
3 1 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.27%) CompTIA Security+
3 1 (2.27%) SANS
3 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.27%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) QA
2 1 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
1 1 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.27%) QRadar
1 1 (2.27%) SCCM
1 1 (2.27%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (13.64%) Cisco
2 5 (11.36%) SAP
3 4 (9.09%) CheckPoint
3 4 (9.09%) F5
3 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
3 4 (9.09%) Oracle
4 3 (6.82%) Blue Coat
4 3 (6.82%) Citrix
4 3 (6.82%) Microsoft
5 2 (4.55%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.27%) Akamai
6 1 (2.27%) Ariba
6 1 (2.27%) HP
6 1 (2.27%) Huawei
6 1 (2.27%) IBM
6 1 (2.27%) Juniper
6 1 (2.27%) NetApp
6 1 (2.27%) Sourcefire
6 1 (2.27%) Tufin
6 1 (2.27%) VMware