The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 101 117 123
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 9 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 0.27% 0.33%
As % of the General category 2.24% 0.78% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £27,500 £40,000 £29,125
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% +37.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £40,000 £21,250
10% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £57,500 £37,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
Back Office
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
402 641 462
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 27.92% 34.26% 25.44%
Number of salaries quoted 339 477 362
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,050 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,624 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.57% +0.29%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Cambridge

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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%) SQL Server
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) ITIL
3 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
3 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
3 7 (41.18%) Front Office
3 7 (41.18%) Time Management
4 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
4 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
4 5 (29.41%) DHCP
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
4 5 (29.41%) DNS
4 5 (29.41%) SCOM
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (23.53%) SCCM
5 4 (23.53%) Security Patching
5 4 (23.53%) Citrix
5 4 (23.53%) HTTP
5 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
5 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
6 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (17.65%) Degree
6 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 5 (29.41%) MS Exchange
1 5 (29.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
1 7 (41.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) DNS
1 5 (29.41%) DHCP
2 4 (23.53%) HTTP
3 3 (17.65%) HTTPS
3 3 (17.65%) SSL
3 3 (17.65%) Firewall
3 3 (17.65%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) AMQP
4 1 (5.88%) MQTT
4 1 (5.88%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 4 (23.53%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (17.65%) OLAP
4 1 (5.88%) NoSQL
General
1 7 (41.18%) Front Office
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Administrator
2 5 (29.41%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
4 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (11.76%) Network Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Security Administrator
5 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Consultant
5 1 (5.88%) IT Support
5 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.88%) Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) HTML
1 1 (5.88%) CSS
1 1 (5.88%) XML
1 1 (5.88%) DOM
1 1 (5.88%) Ajax
1 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
1 1 (5.88%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 7 (41.18%) Management Information System
2 5 (29.41%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.88%) Internet of Things
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (64.71%) ITIL
2 7 (41.18%) Time Management
3 4 (23.53%) Security Patching
3 4 (23.53%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
4 3 (17.65%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (17.65%) Malware Detection\Protection
5 1 (5.88%) Network Architecture
5 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
5 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
5 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
1 7 (41.18%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (17.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
1 5 (29.41%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (23.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.88%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Microsoft
2 5 (29.41%) Symantec
3 4 (23.53%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) LogRhythm
5 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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