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

Location
3 months to
20 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank - 116 124
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 7 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire - 0.37% 0.37%
As % of the General category - 0.89% 1.06%
Number of salaries quoted 0 3 7
Average salary - £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.75%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
784 785 658
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 37.87% 41.56% 35.17%
Number of salaries quoted 543 623 504
Average salary £43,000 £45,000 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.44% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,500 £24,925
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £62,500 £67,500
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 20 October 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 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 8 (50.00%) CMS
2 8 (50.00%) Content Management
2 8 (50.00%) Google
2 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (50.00%) Google Analytics
2 8 (50.00%) Social Media
2 8 (50.00%) Analytics
3 5 (31.25%) SQL
4 4 (25.00%) Finance
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
5 3 (18.75%) Cisco
5 3 (18.75%) Sage
5 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (12.50%) NAS
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
6 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (12.50%) QA
6 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
6 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (12.50%) Internet
6 2 (12.50%) MPLS
6 2 (12.50%) OSPF
6 2 (12.50%) BGP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 20 October 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 8 (50.00%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) VoIP
1 2 (12.50%) VPN
1 2 (12.50%) SAN
1 2 (12.50%) Internet
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) OSPF
1 2 (12.50%) BGP
1 2 (12.50%) Firewall
1 2 (12.50%) IPsec
1 2 (12.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (68.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (18.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 4 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Administrator
2 8 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) DBA
4 2 (12.50%) SQL DBA
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Support
4 2 (12.50%) Cisco Consultant
4 2 (12.50%) Support Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) MI Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Junior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Server DBA
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Junior
5 1 (6.25%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) Social Media
2 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Client/Server
2 2 (12.50%) Clustering
3 1 (6.25%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 8 (50.00%) Content Management
1 8 (50.00%) Analytics
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
2 2 (12.50%) Project Management
2 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 2 (12.50%) Test Scripting
2 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
2 2 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (6.25%) Waterfall
3 1 (6.25%) Data Governance
3 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) ITIL
3 1 (6.25%) CRM
3 1 (6.25%) Change Management
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.25%) Document Management
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.25%) C#
3 1 (6.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (6.25%) MCTS
2 1 (6.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 8 (50.00%) Google
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) Avaya
4 1 (6.25%) CODA
4 1 (6.25%) Meridio
4 1 (6.25%) IBM