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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 108 107 120
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 4 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.56% 0.27% 0.37%
As % of the General category 1.44% 0.93% 1.22%
Number of salaries quoted 9 4 6
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £25,450 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £48,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
694 428 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 39.08% 28.84% 30.34%
Number of salaries quoted 477 350 518
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 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 21 October 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cambridge

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
2 9 (47.37%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Internet
3 5 (26.32%) Apache
3 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
3 5 (26.32%) CRM
3 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) ERP
3 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
3 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) SSL
3 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 5 (26.32%) MySQL
3 5 (26.32%) Validation
3 5 (26.32%) Bugzilla
3 5 (26.32%) Debian
3 5 (26.32%) Replication
3 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (26.32%) Logistics
3 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (26.32%) Squid
3 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
3 5 (26.32%) JSON
3 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
3 5 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 (26.32%) Apache
1 5 (26.32%) SharePoint
1 5 (26.32%) nginx
Applications
1 9 (47.37%) MS Excel
2 5 (26.32%) MS Visio
2 5 (26.32%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (21.05%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (26.32%) Internet
1 5 (26.32%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MySQL
1 5 (26.32%) QlikView
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (21.05%) OLAP
3 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Bugzilla
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (21.05%) Finance
2 3 (15.79%) Marketing
3 1 (5.26%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Analyst
2 9 (47.37%) Business Analyst
3 4 (21.05%) Systems Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Support Analyst
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support
4 3 (15.79%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Software Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) JSON
1 5 (26.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (26.32%) Management Information System
1 5 (26.32%) Replication
1 5 (26.32%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (21.05%) Derivative
3 3 (15.79%) Mathematics
3 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
3 3 (15.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
1 5 (26.32%) Debian
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Risk Management
1 9 (47.37%) ITIL
2 5 (26.32%) CRM
2 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
2 5 (26.32%) ERP
2 5 (26.32%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (26.32%) Validation
2 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (26.32%) Logistics
2 5 (26.32%) Requirements Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) Project Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
2 5 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis
2 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (26.32%) High Availability
2 5 (26.32%) Change Control
3 4 (21.05%) Time Management
4 3 (15.79%) Scrum
4 3 (15.79%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (63.16%) SQL
2 5 (26.32%) PHP
3 3 (15.79%) VBA
3 3 (15.79%) Java
4 1 (5.26%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) Squid
1 5 (26.32%) Corosync
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Oracle
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
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