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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 121 100 102
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 22 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.31% 1.29% 0.95%
As % of the General category 0.88% 2.72% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 10
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
681 810 683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 34.94% 47.31% 40.63%
Number of salaries quoted 499 605 553
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,350
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 10 (58.82%) Service Management
3 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (47.06%) Document Management
3 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
3 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
3 8 (47.06%) Citrix
3 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
3 8 (47.06%) Application Packaging
3 8 (47.06%) SCCM
3 8 (47.06%) SCOM
3 8 (47.06%) Office Communications Server
3 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
3 8 (47.06%) Lync
4 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (35.29%) IVR
5 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
5 6 (35.29%) SQL
5 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
5 6 (35.29%) ITIL
6 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
7 2 (11.76%) QA
7 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
7 2 (11.76%) Java
7 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
7 2 (11.76%) CA
7 2 (11.76%) OpenROAD
7 2 (11.76%) Intranet

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 8 (47.06%) MS Exchange
1 8 (47.06%) Office Communications Server
1 8 (47.06%) Lync
2 2 (11.76%) OpenROAD
2 2 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 2 (11.76%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) Relational Database
2 2 (11.76%) RDBMS
General
1 15 (88.24%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) International Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (58.82%) Analyst
2 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 7 (41.18%) Architect
3 7 (41.18%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (47.06%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (35.29%) IVR
2 2 (11.76%) Client/Server
2 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) UNIX
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (58.82%) Service Management
2 8 (47.06%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (47.06%) Document Management
3 7 (41.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (35.29%) Business Analysis
4 6 (35.29%) ITIL
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
5 4 (23.53%) TOGAF
6 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) Asset Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITSM
7 1 (5.88%) Contact Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (47.06%) PowerShell
2 6 (35.29%) SQL
3 2 (11.76%) Java
3 2 (11.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
System Software
1 8 (47.06%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
1 8 (47.06%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) Microsoft
1 8 (47.06%) Citrix
2 2 (11.76%) CA
2 2 (11.76%) Sybase
2 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 2 (11.76%) FrontRange
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