The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 106 117 121
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 18 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.94% 0.17% 0.68%
As % of the General category 2.75% 0.39% 1.83%
Number of salaries quoted 15 3 9
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,200 £41,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,600 £67,000 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Back Office
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
654 771 655
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.08% 43.36% 37.07%
Number of salaries quoted 491 570 493
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £23,150 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,450 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Back Office
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Bristol

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
2 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) Citrix
2 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (38.46%) Application Packaging
2 10 (38.46%) Document Management
2 10 (38.46%) SCCM
2 10 (38.46%) SCOM
2 10 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
2 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 10 (38.46%) Lync
3 9 (34.62%) Service Management
4 8 (30.77%) SQL
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
6 6 (23.08%) Project Management
6 6 (23.08%) COBOL
6 6 (23.08%) ITIL
6 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
7 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle APEX
7 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (11.54%) IVR
7 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
7 3 (11.54%) Oracle
8 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
8 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
8 2 (7.69%) CSS
8 2 (7.69%) Red Hat

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 10 (38.46%) MS Exchange
1 10 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
1 10 (38.46%) Lync
2 2 (7.69%) GlassFish
2 2 (7.69%) Apache
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (7.69%) Selenium
2 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 2 (7.69%) Subversion
General
1 20 (76.92%) Finance
2 1 (3.85%) General Ledger
2 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 9 (34.62%) Developer
4 4 (15.38%) COBOL Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (11.54%) Architect
5 3 (11.54%) SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Test Analyst
6 2 (7.69%) Web Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (7.69%) COBOL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (38.46%) Application Packaging
2 2 (7.69%) HTML5
2 2 (7.69%) HTML
2 2 (7.69%) .NET
2 2 (7.69%) ASP.NET
2 2 (7.69%) CSS
2 2 (7.69%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) IVR
2 2 (7.69%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) UNIX
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
1 2 (7.69%) Solaris
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Android
1 2 (7.69%) CentOS
1 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
1 10 (38.46%) Document Management
2 9 (34.62%) Service Management
3 6 (23.08%) Project Management
3 6 (23.08%) ITIL
3 6 (23.08%) TOGAF
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (11.54%) Business Analysis
5 2 (7.69%) Manual Testing
5 2 (7.69%) Android Development
5 2 (7.69%) iOS Development
5 2 (7.69%) DevOps
5 2 (7.69%) Migration
5 2 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 10 (38.46%) PowerShell
2 8 (30.77%) SQL
3 6 (23.08%) COBOL
4 3 (11.54%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) Bash Shell
5 2 (7.69%) Java
5 2 (7.69%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.69%) Perl
5 2 (7.69%) Python
5 2 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 2 (7.69%) Korn
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
System Software
1 10 (38.46%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (38.46%) SCCM
1 10 (38.46%) SCOM
2 2 (7.69%) Puppet
2 2 (7.69%) Opsview
2 2 (7.69%) Nagios
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Microsoft
1 10 (38.46%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (7.69%) VMware
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Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + Package
Posted: 18 days ago
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Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent plus Discretionary Bonus
Posted: 22 days ago