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 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 120 115 95
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -20
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 5 5 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.27% 0.32% 1.02%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.77% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 5 5 11
Average salary £29,000 £47,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-38.94% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,900 £47,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
710 649 640
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 38.93% 41.28% 40.69%
Number of salaries quoted 518 527 527
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 £26,800 £25,800
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 17 September 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Bristol

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
3 15 (50.00%) HTML
4 14 (46.67%) IIS
4 14 (46.67%) Linux
4 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 13 (43.33%) Windows
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) SAN
6 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
7 11 (36.67%) DNS
7 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (36.67%) Finance
7 11 (36.67%) VMware
7 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
8 10 (33.33%) MySQL
8 10 (33.33%) XML
8 10 (33.33%) SMTP
8 10 (33.33%) HTTP
8 10 (33.33%) VPN
8 10 (33.33%) PPTP
8 10 (33.33%) Firewall
8 10 (33.33%) IPsec
8 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
10 8 (26.67%) DNA

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 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 (46.67%) IIS
2 4 (13.33%) Apache
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (13.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 2 (6.67%) OpenROAD
3 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
4 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 8 (26.67%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.33%) InfoPath
2 4 (13.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) SAN
2 11 (36.67%) DNS
3 10 (33.33%) Firewall
3 10 (33.33%) IPsec
3 10 (33.33%) PPTP
3 10 (33.33%) SMTP
3 10 (33.33%) HTTP
3 10 (33.33%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) ISDN
4 8 (26.67%) VoIP
4 8 (26.67%) H.323
4 8 (26.67%) Network Security
5 6 (20.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 10 (33.33%) MySQL
3 8 (26.67%) Big Data
4 5 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 2 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) NUnit
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) International Banking
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
1 14 (46.67%) Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Analyst
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Administrator
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Web Developer
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (13.33%) SharePoint Developer
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) UNIX Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (10.00%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support
6 2 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.67%) Applications Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (50.00%) HTML
2 10 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (16.67%) .NET
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
4 4 (13.33%) CSS
4 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 4 (13.33%) XHTML
4 4 (13.33%) Ajax
4 4 (13.33%) WCF
4 4 (13.33%) Silverlight
4 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (3.33%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Computer Science
2 9 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (13.33%) Mathematics
4 2 (6.67%) Client/Server
4 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 2 (6.67%) IVR
5 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.33%) Social Media
5 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 13 (43.33%) Windows
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 7
4 10 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (20.00%) UNIX
6 4 (13.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (26.67%) DNA
2 8 (26.67%) High Availability
3 7 (23.33%) ITIL
4 5 (16.67%) CRM
5 4 (13.33%) RUP
5 4 (13.33%) Scrum
5 4 (13.33%) Waterfall
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.67%) Service Management
6 2 (6.67%) ITSM
6 2 (6.67%) Asset Management
6 2 (6.67%) Business Analysis
6 2 (6.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (6.67%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.33%) Email Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Online Marketing
7 1 (3.33%) Pay per click
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) C#
2 4 (13.33%) Java
2 4 (13.33%) SQL
2 4 (13.33%) C
3 2 (6.67%) VB
4 1 (3.33%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Degree
2 14 (46.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (13.33%) MCP
3 4 (13.33%) MCSD
4 2 (6.67%) MCSE
4 2 (6.67%) MCSA
4 2 (6.67%) CCNP
4 2 (6.67%) CCNA
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.67%) MCTS
4 2 (6.67%) MCITP
5 1 (3.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) SLA
2 2 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 11 (36.67%) Active Directory
2 10 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 10 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (26.67%) Nagios
1 8 (26.67%) logstash
2 4 (13.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
4 7 (23.33%) Oracle
5 4 (13.33%) Sun
6 2 (6.67%) Sybase
6 2 (6.67%) CA
6 2 (6.67%) FrontRange
7 1 (3.33%) EPiServer
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago