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

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 97 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 28 9 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 1.37% 0.45% 0.88%
As % of the General category 4.02% 1.11% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 5 13
Average salary £42,500 £62,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.00% +31.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £42,900 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,300 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £38,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+10.38% +10.00%
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
696 810 696
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.08% 40.81% 38.41%
Number of salaries quoted 511 581 516
Average salary £43,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £24,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,900 £52,500 £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 April 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 10 (28.57%) SQL
3 9 (25.71%) COBOL
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (25.71%) Citrix
3 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
3 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
3 9 (25.71%) Document Management
3 9 (25.71%) Application Packaging
3 9 (25.71%) SCCM
3 9 (25.71%) SCOM
3 9 (25.71%) Office Communications Server
3 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 9 (25.71%) Lync
4 8 (22.86%) Oracle
5 7 (20.00%) Java
6 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
6 6 (17.14%) Windows
6 6 (17.14%) Service Management
6 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
6 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
6 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
7 5 (14.29%) Selenium
7 5 (14.29%) Project Management
7 5 (14.29%) ITIL
7 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
7 5 (14.29%) HTML

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 9 (25.71%) MS Exchange
1 9 (25.71%) Office Communications Server
1 9 (25.71%) Lync
2 3 (8.57%) GlassFish
2 3 (8.57%) Apache
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.86%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (2.86%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (17.14%) Oracle APEX
2 5 (14.29%) Selenium
3 3 (8.57%) Git (software)
3 3 (8.57%) Subversion
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
4 1 (2.86%) AccuRev
General
1 24 (68.57%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.71%) Electronics
3 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
3 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 1 (2.86%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 18 (51.43%) Analyst
2 16 (45.71%) Developer
3 9 (25.71%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (17.14%) COBOL Developer
5 5 (14.29%) Test Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) Analyst Developer
6 4 (11.43%) COBOL Analyst
6 4 (11.43%) SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) PL/SQL Developer
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (8.57%) UNIX Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (8.57%) Systems Engineer
8 2 (5.71%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Java Developer
8 2 (5.71%) Front-End Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.71%) Application Packaging
2 5 (14.29%) HTML
3 3 (8.57%) .NET
4 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET
4 2 (5.71%) CSS
4 2 (5.71%) Struts
4 2 (5.71%) Hibernate
4 2 (5.71%) ActiveMQ
4 2 (5.71%) Spring
4 2 (5.71%) Ajax
4 2 (5.71%) HTML5
5 1 (2.86%) jQuery
5 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
5 1 (2.86%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.71%) N-Tier
1 2 (5.71%) DTV
2 1 (2.86%) IVR
2 1 (2.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 3 (8.57%) Solaris
2 3 (8.57%) Linux
2 3 (8.57%) CentOS
2 3 (8.57%) UNIX
3 2 (5.71%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.71%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Disaster Recovery
1 9 (25.71%) Document Management
2 6 (17.14%) Service Management
2 6 (17.14%) Manual Testing
3 5 (14.29%) TOGAF
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 4 (11.43%) Migration
5 3 (8.57%) CRM
5 3 (8.57%) DevOps
6 2 (5.71%) Mobile Development
6 2 (5.71%) Android Development
6 2 (5.71%) iOS Development
6 2 (5.71%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (5.71%) Programme Management
6 2 (5.71%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.71%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.86%) Multithreading
7 1 (2.86%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.86%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) COBOL
2 9 (25.71%) PowerShell
3 7 (20.00%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) PL/SQL
5 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
6 3 (8.57%) Perl
6 3 (8.57%) PHP
6 3 (8.57%) Korn
6 3 (8.57%) Python
6 3 (8.57%) Shell Script
6 3 (8.57%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.71%) Clojure
7 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
8 1 (2.86%) VB
8 1 (2.86%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.86%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (25.71%) SCCM
1 9 (25.71%) SCOM
2 3 (8.57%) Puppet
2 3 (8.57%) Opsview
2 3 (8.57%) Nagios
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
1 9 (25.71%) Citrix
2 8 (22.86%) Oracle
3 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
3 3 (8.57%) VMware
4 2 (5.71%) SAP
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