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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 95 105 111
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 15 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.78% 0.83% 0.13%
As % of the General category 3.24% 2.20% 0.40%
Number of salaries quoted 11 14 2
Average salary £27,500 £37,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.67% -22.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,500 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £58,750 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
340 682 506
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 24.13% 37.64% 32.13%
Number of salaries quoted 279 502 420
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,660 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 31 August 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (85.00%) MS Office
2 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (85.00%) Front Office
3 16 (80.00%) T-SQL
4 12 (60.00%) Time Management
5 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
5 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
6 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
7 7 (35.00%) ITIL
8 6 (30.00%) Degree
9 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (15.00%) OLAP
11 1 (5.00%) Change Management
11 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
11 1 (5.00%) Firewall
11 1 (5.00%) Finance
11 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
11 1 (5.00%) VMware
11 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
11 1 (5.00%) Oracle
11 1 (5.00%) CRM
11 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
11 1 (5.00%) HTTP
11 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
11 1 (5.00%) SSL
11 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (5.00%) Project Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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.

Applications
1 17 (85.00%) MS Office
2 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) HTTP
1 1 (5.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.00%) SSL
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (85.00%) SQL Server
2 9 (45.00%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (15.00%) OLAP
4 1 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
General
1 17 (85.00%) Front Office
2 1 (5.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Applications Support
2 6 (30.00%) Applications Support Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Junior
4 3 (15.00%) Junior Support Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Service Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (5.00%) Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Support Team Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Time Management
2 7 (35.00%) ITIL
3 5 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.00%) Change Management
4 1 (5.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.00%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.00%) CRM
4 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Use Case
4 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Logistics
4 1 (5.00%) Malware Detection\Protection
Programming Languages
1 17 (85.00%) SQL
2 16 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (5.00%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (30.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (90.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.00%) VMware
2 1 (5.00%) Oracle
2 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.00%) LogRhythm
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