The first 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 30 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 Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 108 110 93
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 7 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.77% 0.43% 1.27%
As % of the General category 2.03% 1.01% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 6 7 17
Average salary £37,000 £47,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.10% +41.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,750 £47,500 £28,800
10% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £53,500 £37,900
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £38,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
General Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
688 691 580
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 37.76% 42.71% 36.90%
Number of salaries quoted 470 575 490
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
South West

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 30 July 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (53.85%) IIS
3 14 (53.85%) Linux
3 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (46.15%) SAN
4 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
5 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
5 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
5 11 (42.31%) VMware
5 11 (42.31%) Windows
5 11 (42.31%) DNS
6 10 (38.46%) SMTP
6 10 (38.46%) HTTP
6 10 (38.46%) VPN
6 10 (38.46%) XML
6 10 (38.46%) MySQL
6 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
6 10 (38.46%) Firewall
6 10 (38.46%) IPsec
6 10 (38.46%) PPTP
6 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (34.62%) Finance
8 8 (30.77%) H.323
8 8 (30.77%) Nagios
8 8 (30.77%) DNA
8 8 (30.77%) ISDN

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 14 (53.85%) IIS
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2013
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (15.38%) SharePoint
2 4 (15.38%) Apache
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.85%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (15.38%) InfoPath
2 4 (15.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) SAN
2 11 (42.31%) DNS
3 10 (38.46%) SMTP
3 10 (38.46%) HTTP
3 10 (38.46%) VPN
3 10 (38.46%) Firewall
3 10 (38.46%) IPsec
3 10 (38.46%) PPTP
4 8 (30.77%) H.323
4 8 (30.77%) ISDN
4 8 (30.77%) VoIP
4 8 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (57.69%) SQL Server
2 10 (38.46%) MySQL
3 8 (30.77%) Big Data
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) NUnit
General
1 9 (34.62%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Retail
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (53.85%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (53.85%) Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (23.08%) Developer
3 6 (23.08%) Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) SharePoint Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Web Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (11.54%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (3.85%) Junior
6 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (3.85%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.85%) C# Developer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (57.69%) HTML
2 10 (38.46%) XML
3 5 (19.23%) .NET
4 4 (15.38%) WCF
4 4 (15.38%) Silverlight
4 4 (15.38%) Ajax
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (15.38%) ASP.NET
4 4 (15.38%) CSS
4 4 (15.38%) Web Services
4 4 (15.38%) XHTML
5 1 (3.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (15.38%) Mathematics
3 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 14 (53.85%) Linux
2 11 (42.31%) Windows 7
2 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 10 (38.46%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (15.38%) UNIX
4 4 (15.38%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) DNA
1 8 (30.77%) High Availability
2 5 (19.23%) CRM
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 4 (15.38%) Waterfall
3 4 (15.38%) RUP
3 4 (15.38%) Scrum
4 2 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.85%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.85%) SEO
5 1 (3.85%) Service Delivery
5 1 (3.85%) Online Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Email Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (3.85%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) C#
2 4 (15.38%) C
3 2 (7.69%) Java
3 2 (7.69%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 19 (73.08%) Degree
2 14 (53.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (15.38%) MCP
3 4 (15.38%) MCSD
4 2 (7.69%) MCITP
4 2 (7.69%) MCTS
4 2 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) MCSE
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
2 10 (38.46%) VMware ESX
2 10 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (30.77%) Nagios
1 8 (30.77%) logstash
2 4 (15.38%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 8 (30.77%) SolarWinds
4 5 (19.23%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) Sun
6 1 (3.85%) Citrix
6 1 (3.85%) EPiServer
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
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