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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 174 142 196
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +54
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 53 81 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.89% 1.47% 0.34%
As % of the General category 2.12% 3.54% 0.89%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 17
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% +5.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
2503 2285 2146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 42.06% 41.59% 38.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1443 1546 1610
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £67,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 43 £95,000 +111.11% 2
Bracknell - 3 £32,500 -
Slough -2 1 - -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 64 (47.76%) Finance
2 63 (47.01%) SC Cleared
2 63 (47.01%) Security Cleared
3 52 (38.81%) Retail
4 32 (23.88%) Benchmarking
4 32 (23.88%) Six Sigma
4 32 (23.88%) Business Development
4 32 (23.88%) German Language
5 29 (21.64%) Oracle
6 28 (20.90%) Linux
7 25 (18.66%) UNIX
8 23 (17.16%) Telecoms
9 22 (16.42%) SQL
10 20 (14.93%) Degree
11 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
11 19 (14.18%) Infrastructure Management
12 18 (13.43%) Windows
12 18 (13.43%) OCA
12 18 (13.43%) Oracle Certification
13 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
13 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
13 16 (11.94%) CRM
14 14 (10.45%) Management Information System
14 14 (10.45%) Data Management
14 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
14 14 (10.45%) SLA
15 13 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
15 13 (9.70%) MySQL
15 13 (9.70%) TOGAF
15 13 (9.70%) Project Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 14 (10.45%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.21%) SharePoint Server
3 7 (5.22%) Drupal
3 7 (5.22%) Kentico
3 7 (5.22%) CMS
4 3 (2.24%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.24%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.75%) Apache
Applications
1 16 (11.94%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.24%) MS Project
2 3 (2.24%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.49%) MS Office
3 2 (1.49%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (4.48%) Agresso
2 3 (2.24%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.24%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (6.72%) Firewall
2 4 (2.99%) VoIP
3 3 (2.24%) TCP/IP
3 3 (2.24%) VPN
3 3 (2.24%) DNS
3 3 (2.24%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.75%) NAS
4 1 (0.75%) 4G
4 1 (0.75%) SAN
4 1 (0.75%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.70%) MySQL
2 11 (8.21%) EDRMS
3 5 (3.73%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.99%) Oracle Database
5 3 (2.24%) MS Access
6 2 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 2 (1.49%) IBM InfoSphere
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.75%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (3.73%) Subversion
2 3 (2.24%) Maven
2 3 (2.24%) JIRA
2 3 (2.24%) EasyMock
2 3 (2.24%) Artifactory
2 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
General
1 64 (47.76%) Finance
2 52 (38.81%) Retail
3 32 (23.88%) German Language
4 23 (17.16%) Telecoms
5 7 (5.22%) Front Office
6 2 (1.49%) Games
6 2 (1.49%) Billing
6 2 (1.49%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (11.19%) Architect
2 13 (9.70%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (8.96%) Sales Manager
3 12 (8.96%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 12 (8.96%) Account Manager
3 12 (8.96%) Solutions Architect
3 12 (8.96%) Senior Architect
4 11 (8.21%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 11 (8.21%) SharePoint Architect
4 11 (8.21%) Senior SharePoint Architect
4 11 (8.21%) Support Engineer
5 9 (6.72%) Project Manager
6 8 (5.97%) Developer
6 8 (5.97%) OSS Engineer
7 7 (5.22%) Infrastructure Manager
7 7 (5.22%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 6 (4.48%) Senior IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
8 6 (4.48%) IT Project Manager
8 6 (4.48%) Applications Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.48%) HTML
1 6 (4.48%) CSS
2 4 (2.99%) .NET
2 4 (2.99%) ASP.NET
2 4 (2.99%) XML
3 3 (2.24%) Vaadin
3 3 (2.24%) Struts
3 3 (2.24%) Hibernate
3 3 (2.24%) Spring
4 2 (1.49%) Symfony
4 2 (1.49%) CodeIgniter
4 2 (1.49%) CakePHP
4 2 (1.49%) jQuery
4 2 (1.49%) RESTful
4 2 (1.49%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.18%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.45%) Management Information System
3 11 (8.21%) Clustering
3 11 (8.21%) Taxonomies
4 10 (7.46%) Firmware
5 3 (2.24%) Handset
5 3 (2.24%) Replication
6 2 (1.49%) Social Media
7 1 (0.75%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.75%) EPoS
7 1 (0.75%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.90%) Linux
2 25 (18.66%) UNIX
3 18 (13.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (23.88%) Six Sigma
1 32 (23.88%) Benchmarking
1 32 (23.88%) Business Development
2 19 (14.18%) Infrastructure Management
3 16 (11.94%) CRM
4 14 (10.45%) Data Management
5 13 (9.70%) TOGAF
5 13 (9.70%) Business Intelligence
5 13 (9.70%) Project Management
6 12 (8.96%) SOA
6 12 (8.96%) Migration
7 11 (8.21%) Knowledge Management
7 11 (8.21%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (8.21%) Metadata Management
8 10 (7.46%) PRINCE2
9 8 (5.97%) Data Modelling
9 8 (5.97%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (5.97%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (4.48%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (16.42%) SQL
2 10 (7.46%) Perl
2 10 (7.46%) Korn
3 6 (4.48%) JavaScript
4 5 (3.73%) PHP
5 4 (2.99%) C#
6 3 (2.24%) Java
6 3 (2.24%) VB.NET
6 3 (2.24%) VBA
6 3 (2.24%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 63 (47.01%) SC Cleared
1 63 (47.01%) Security Cleared
2 20 (14.93%) Degree
3 18 (13.43%) OCA
3 18 (13.43%) Oracle Certification
4 5 (3.73%) MOS
5 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (10.45%) SLA
2 3 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.75%) QA
3 1 (0.75%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.75%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 8 (5.97%) Oracle RMAN
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (2.99%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 3 (2.24%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (8.96%) Data Guard
2 5 (3.73%) NSN NetAct
3 3 (2.24%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 29 (21.64%) Oracle
2 16 (11.94%) Microsoft
3 11 (8.21%) EMC
3 11 (8.21%) Open Text
4 5 (3.73%) Remedy
4 5 (3.73%) Huawei
4 5 (3.73%) Greenplum
4 5 (3.73%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 5 (3.73%) Velocent
4 5 (3.73%) Cerion
5 3 (2.24%) McAfee
5 3 (2.24%) VMware
5 3 (2.24%) Mitel
5 3 (2.24%) Cisco
6 2 (1.49%) SAP
6 2 (1.49%) CODA
6 2 (1.49%) Facebook
6 2 (1.49%) HP
7 1 (0.75%) Zend
7 1 (0.75%) Primavera
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