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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 197 138 198
Rank change year-on-year
-59 +60
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 31 78 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 1.47% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.29% 3.50% 1.04%
Number of salaries quoted 19 30 13
Average salary £29,000 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.27% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £36,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £72,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
2394 2230 2115
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 43.57% 42.09% 41.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1534 1453 1549
Average salary £50,000 £49,750 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +8.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,565 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 30 January 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 30 January 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 -24 19 £24,000 -44.18% 1
Bracknell - 4 £32,500 -
Newbury -7 2 £29,000 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 42 (47.19%) Telecoms
2 28 (31.46%) Smartphone
2 28 (31.46%) Broadband
2 28 (31.46%) Internet
3 24 (26.97%) 3G
3 24 (26.97%) 4G
4 18 (20.22%) Finance
5 17 (19.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
5 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
5 17 (19.10%) Linux
5 17 (19.10%) CRM
6 16 (17.98%) Project Management
7 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
7 15 (16.85%) SLA
7 15 (16.85%) Root Cause Analysis
8 14 (15.73%) UNIX
9 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
9 13 (14.61%) Change Management
9 13 (14.61%) Front Office
9 13 (14.61%) Fault Management
9 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 11 (12.36%) Retail
10 11 (12.36%) Billing
11 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
11 10 (11.24%) Line Management
12 9 (10.11%) Social Media
13 8 (8.99%) Windows
13 8 (8.99%) NDS
13 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (16.85%) SharePoint
2 6 (6.74%) CMS
2 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Server
2 6 (6.74%) Kentico
2 6 (6.74%) Drupal
Applications
1 10 (11.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.62%) MS Office
3 2 (2.25%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 28 (31.46%) Broadband
1 28 (31.46%) Internet
2 24 (26.97%) 3G
2 24 (26.97%) 4G
3 7 (7.87%) DNS
4 3 (3.37%) VoIP
5 2 (2.25%) DHCP
5 2 (2.25%) Ethernet
5 2 (2.25%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.25%) SAN
6 1 (1.12%) Firewall
6 1 (1.12%) Asterisk PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (6.74%) EDRMS
2 2 (2.25%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.25%) MySQL
General
1 42 (47.19%) Telecoms
2 18 (20.22%) Finance
3 13 (14.61%) Front Office
4 11 (12.36%) Retail
4 11 (12.36%) Billing
5 5 (5.62%) Marketing
6 4 (4.49%) General Ledger
7 2 (2.25%) German Language
Job Titles
1 11 (12.36%) BSS Engineer
1 11 (12.36%) Support Engineer
2 9 (10.11%) Consultant
2 9 (10.11%) Team Leader
2 9 (10.11%) Operations Team Leader
3 7 (7.87%) Network Engineer
3 7 (7.87%) Analyst
3 7 (7.87%) Network Support
3 7 (7.87%) Network Support Engineer
4 6 (6.74%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Senior Architect
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.74%) SharePoint Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (6.74%) Applications Support
4 6 (6.74%) Graduate
4 6 (6.74%) Senior SharePoint Architect
5 5 (5.62%) Technical Support
5 5 (5.62%) Messaging Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (6.74%) HTML
1 6 (6.74%) CSS
1 6 (6.74%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (31.46%) Smartphone
2 9 (10.11%) Social Media
3 8 (8.99%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.74%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.37%) Open Source
6 2 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.25%) iPad
6 2 (2.25%) Management Information System
6 2 (2.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (2.25%) EPoS
7 1 (1.12%) Clustering
7 1 (1.12%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.12%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 17 (19.10%) Linux
2 14 (15.73%) UNIX
3 8 (8.99%) Windows
4 2 (2.25%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.10%) CRM
2 16 (17.98%) Project Management
3 15 (16.85%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (14.61%) Change Management
4 13 (14.61%) Fault Management
4 13 (14.61%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (11.24%) Line Management
6 6 (6.74%) TOGAF
6 6 (6.74%) Migration
6 6 (6.74%) Web Development
6 6 (6.74%) Systems Analysis
6 6 (6.74%) Knowledge Management
6 6 (6.74%) Metadata Management
6 6 (6.74%) SOA
7 5 (5.62%) Product Marketing
8 3 (3.37%) People Management
9 2 (2.25%) Analytics
9 2 (2.25%) Data Protection
9 2 (2.25%) Supplier Management
9 2 (2.25%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (19.10%) SC Cleared
1 17 (19.10%) Security Cleared
2 5 (5.62%) HNC
2 5 (5.62%) HND
3 2 (2.25%) Degree
3 2 (2.25%) CIPD
4 1 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.85%) SLA
2 2 (2.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.12%) QA
System Software
1 8 (8.99%) NDS
2 2 (2.25%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.12%) Firmware
3 1 (1.12%) Kamailio
3 1 (1.12%) OpenSIPS
Vendors
1 17 (19.10%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 13 (14.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.74%) Open Text
3 6 (6.74%) Huawei
3 6 (6.74%) EMC
4 4 (4.49%) CODA
5 2 (2.25%) Ceridian
5 2 (2.25%) VMware
6 1 (1.12%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.12%) Oracle
6 1 (1.12%) SAP
6 1 (1.12%) HP
6 1 (1.12%) Sun
6 1 (1.12%) IBM
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