The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 120 120 126
Rank change year-on-year
0 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 7 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.10% 0.37% 0.70%
As % of the General category 0.25% 0.93% 1.95%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 12
Average salary £48,750 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Buckinghamshire region.

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
786 756 667
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 39.44% 40.34% 35.86%
Number of salaries quoted 524 626 504
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Buckinghamshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Buckinghamshire region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 18 (66.67%) HTML
3 14 (51.85%) CMS
3 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
3 14 (51.85%) Content Management
3 14 (51.85%) Google
3 14 (51.85%) Google Analytics
3 14 (51.85%) Social Media
3 14 (51.85%) Analytics
4 9 (33.33%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) Finance
6 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 5 (18.52%) .NET
7 5 (18.52%) C#
7 5 (18.52%) Degree
8 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
8 4 (14.81%) CSS
8 4 (14.81%) XHTML
9 3 (11.11%) Cisco
9 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
9 3 (11.11%) Scrum
9 3 (11.11%) Sage
9 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (11.11%) Selenium

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (51.85%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
1 2 (7.41%) VPN
1 2 (7.41%) SAN
1 2 (7.41%) Internet
1 2 (7.41%) MPLS
1 2 (7.41%) OSPF
1 2 (7.41%) BGP
1 2 (7.41%) Firewall
1 2 (7.41%) IPsec
1 2 (7.41%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (77.78%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (3.70%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (11.11%) Selenium
1 3 (11.11%) WebDriver
1 3 (11.11%) Jasmine
2 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 7 (25.93%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Legal
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) Administrator
2 14 (51.85%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (18.52%) Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Business Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Software Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Support
6 2 (7.41%) Cisco Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) SQL DBA
6 2 (7.41%) DBA
6 2 (7.41%) Consultant
6 2 (7.41%) Support Consultant
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Business Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Systems Manager
7 1 (3.70%) .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) SQL Server DBA
7 1 (3.70%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (66.67%) HTML
2 5 (18.52%) .NET
3 4 (14.81%) CSS
3 4 (14.81%) XHTML
4 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
4 3 (11.11%) Sass
5 1 (3.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (51.85%) Social Media
2 3 (11.11%) Mathematics
3 2 (7.41%) Clustering
3 2 (7.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (7.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.70%) NHS
4 1 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.70%) e-Health
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (51.85%) E-Commerce
1 14 (51.85%) Content Management
1 14 (51.85%) Analytics
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (11.11%) Scrum
3 3 (11.11%) Service Delivery
3 3 (11.11%) Test Automation
4 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Project Management
4 2 (7.41%) ITIL
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
4 2 (7.41%) Test Scripting
4 2 (7.41%) Performance Management
5 1 (3.70%) Time Management
5 1 (3.70%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.70%) CRM
5 1 (3.70%) Change Management
5 1 (3.70%) MVC
5 1 (3.70%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 9 (33.33%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) T-SQL
3 5 (18.52%) C#
4 4 (14.81%) JavaScript
5 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (18.52%) Degree
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.70%) MCTS
2 1 (3.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 14 (51.85%) Google
2 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 3 (11.11%) Cisco
3 3 (11.11%) Sage
4 2 (7.41%) HP
4 2 (7.41%) Oracle
5 1 (3.70%) Avaya
5 1 (3.70%) CODA
5 1 (3.70%) Meridio
5 1 (3.70%) IBM