The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Bolton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bolton region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 33 24 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 14 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 1.90% 8.33% 1.27%
As % of the General category 12.00% 41.18% 6.45%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 2
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 £18,675
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% +87.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,700 £35,000 £15,215
10% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £35,000 £22,135
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,250 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -1.92%
General Category
Bolton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
25 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bolton 15.82% 20.24% 19.75%
Number of salaries quoted 23 30 31
Average salary £31,250 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% -
90% offered a salary of more than £18,800 £18,000 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,750 £45,000 £37,400
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
Manchester

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Bolton region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bolton

Back Office
Salary Trend in Bolton

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Bolton region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Bolton

Back Office
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bolton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Time Management
3 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
3 1 (20.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (20.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bolton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bolton 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.

Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MS Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (20.00%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle OLAP
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Support Analyst
1 4 (80.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (20.00%) Test Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (20.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) ITIL
1 4 (80.00%) Time Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) Java
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Oracle
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft