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

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 123 128 130
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.050% 0.10% 0.47%
As % of the General category 0.13% 0.26% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 10
Average salary - £35,000 £36,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
747 771 715
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 37.69% 40.24% 33.44%
Number of salaries quoted 577 574 566
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £39,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +15.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £60,000 £62,500
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 2 (66.67%) Cisco
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) CCIE
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (33.33%) CCSE
2 1 (33.33%) MCTS
2 1 (33.33%) MCITP
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) IPsec
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (33.33%) NAS
2 1 (33.33%) VoIP
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
2 1 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) MPLS
2 1 (33.33%) OSPF
2 1 (33.33%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Support Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Security Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Support
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Document Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Management
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CCIE
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (33.33%) CCSE
1 1 (33.33%) MCTS
1 1 (33.33%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) HP
2 1 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Meridio