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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 114 106 93
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -13
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 9 19 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 1.11% 1.38%
As % of the General category 1.23% 2.56% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 17
Average salary £57,500 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.05% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £47,500 £32,800
10% offered a salary of more than £58,000 £47,500 £61,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
732 741 682
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 39.04% 43.31% 42.65%
Number of salaries quoted 548 604 552
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 £25,500 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 20 October 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 14 (51.85%) Finance
3 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
4 9 (33.33%) HTML
4 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (29.63%) SAN
5 8 (29.63%) IIS
5 8 (29.63%) ITIL
5 8 (29.63%) Linux
5 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
6 7 (25.93%) Windows
6 7 (25.93%) Oracle
7 6 (22.22%) Service Management
7 6 (22.22%) Intranet
7 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (22.22%) UNIX
7 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
8 5 (18.52%) VMware
8 5 (18.52%) IVR
8 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
8 5 (18.52%) CRM
8 5 (18.52%) C#
8 5 (18.52%) SQL
8 5 (18.52%) .NET
8 5 (18.52%) DNS
8 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (29.63%) IIS
2 4 (14.81%) Apache
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (14.81%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (7.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (7.41%) OpenROAD
3 2 (7.41%) WebSphere
4 1 (3.70%) Umbraco
4 1 (3.70%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (14.81%) MS Office
1 4 (14.81%) MS Excel
1 4 (14.81%) InfoPath
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) SAN
2 6 (22.22%) Intranet
3 5 (18.52%) DNS
4 4 (14.81%) PPTP
4 4 (14.81%) H.323
4 4 (14.81%) Firewall
4 4 (14.81%) IPsec
4 4 (14.81%) Network Security
4 4 (14.81%) ISDN
4 4 (14.81%) VoIP
4 4 (14.81%) SMTP
4 4 (14.81%) HTTP
4 4 (14.81%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (44.44%) SQL Server
2 5 (18.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) Big Data
3 4 (14.81%) MySQL
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (7.41%) RDBMS
4 2 (7.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) NUnit
General
1 14 (51.85%) Finance
2 3 (11.11%) Retail
3 2 (7.41%) International Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Systems Administrator
1 8 (29.63%) Administrator
2 7 (25.93%) Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 6 (22.22%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Web Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 4 (14.81%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (11.11%) Support Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Applications Support
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (33.33%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) Web Services
3 4 (14.81%) XML
3 4 (14.81%) XHTML
3 4 (14.81%) Ajax
3 4 (14.81%) WCF
3 4 (14.81%) Silverlight
3 4 (14.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (3.70%) jQuery
4 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (29.63%) Computer Science
2 5 (18.52%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (18.52%) IVR
3 4 (14.81%) Mathematics
4 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
4 2 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.70%) Social Media
5 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
5 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Linux
2 7 (25.93%) Windows
3 6 (22.22%) UNIX
4 5 (18.52%) Windows 7
5 4 (14.81%) Solaris
5 4 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
2 6 (22.22%) Service Management
2 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (18.52%) CRM
3 5 (18.52%) Business Analysis
4 4 (14.81%) High Availability
4 4 (14.81%) DNA
5 2 (7.41%) RUP
5 2 (7.41%) Asset Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
5 2 (7.41%) ITSM
5 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
5 2 (7.41%) Incident Management
5 2 (7.41%) Problem Management
6 1 (3.70%) Email Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Online Marketing
6 1 (3.70%) Pay per click
6 1 (3.70%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 5 (18.52%) C#
1 5 (18.52%) SQL
2 4 (14.81%) C
3 2 (7.41%) Java
3 2 (7.41%) VB
4 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.70%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 15 (55.56%) Degree
2 8 (29.63%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (14.81%) MCP
3 4 (14.81%) MCSD
4 1 (3.70%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Active Directory
2 4 (14.81%) VMware ESX
2 4 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (14.81%) Nagios
1 4 (14.81%) NetBackup
1 4 (14.81%) logstash
2 1 (3.70%) SCCM
2 1 (3.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (25.93%) Oracle
3 5 (18.52%) VMware
4 4 (14.81%) Sun
4 4 (14.81%) SolarWinds
5 2 (7.41%) Citrix
5 2 (7.41%) CA
5 2 (7.41%) FrontRange
5 2 (7.41%) Sybase
6 1 (3.70%) EPiServer
Bristol
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago