The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 123 129 143
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 5 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.58% 0.22% 0.43%
As % of the General category 1.61% 0.75% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 12
Average salary £37,000 £30,000 £40,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.33% -25.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £26,100 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £48,000 £49,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
Back Office
East of England

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

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
869 666 958
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 36.16% 29.56% 31.63%
Number of salaries quoted 636 565 789
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £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 Cambridgeshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 1 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +5 14 £37,000 -1.33%
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) ITIL
3 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
3 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
4 7 (29.17%) jQuery
4 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
5 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 5 (20.83%) ERP
6 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
6 5 (20.83%) Internet
6 5 (20.83%) CRM
6 5 (20.83%) SharePoint
6 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
6 5 (20.83%) Validation
6 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
6 5 (20.83%) Debian
6 5 (20.83%) Replication
6 5 (20.83%) Apache
6 5 (20.83%) Windows
6 5 (20.83%) Linux
6 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (20.83%) SSL
6 5 (20.83%) MySQL
6 5 (20.83%) PHP
6 5 (20.83%) Logistics
6 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (20.83%) Squid
6 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
6 5 (20.83%) Project Planning

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (20.83%) SharePoint
1 5 (20.83%) Apache
1 5 (20.83%) nginx
2 2 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (37.50%) MS Excel
2 5 (20.83%) MS Visio
2 5 (20.83%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (16.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (20.83%) Internet
1 5 (20.83%) SSL
2 2 (8.33%) DNS
3 1 (4.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) MySQL
1 5 (20.83%) QlikView
2 4 (16.67%) Oracle OLAP
2 4 (16.67%) OLAP
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.17%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) Bugzilla
1 5 (20.83%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (16.67%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Law
3 1 (4.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Analyst
2 9 (37.50%) Business Analyst
3 7 (29.17%) Developer
4 6 (25.00%) Support Analyst
5 4 (16.67%) Systems Developer
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Support Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Applications Support
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
7 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (8.33%) Analyst Developer
8 1 (4.17%) .NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) C# Developer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) Project Manager
8 1 (4.17%) Software Support Analyst
8 1 (4.17%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 1 (4.17%) IT Support
8 1 (4.17%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (29.17%) jQuery
2 5 (20.83%) JSON
3 3 (12.50%) .NET
3 3 (12.50%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
4 2 (8.33%) CSS
4 2 (8.33%) XHTML
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (4.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Management Information System
1 5 (20.83%) Replication
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile Payment
2 4 (16.67%) Derivative
3 3 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
5 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.83%) Debian
1 5 (20.83%) Windows
1 5 (20.83%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (45.83%) ITIL
2 9 (37.50%) Risk Management
3 7 (29.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) ERP
5 5 (20.83%) CRM
5 5 (20.83%) Validation
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (20.83%) Logistics
5 5 (20.83%) Requirements Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Project Planning
5 5 (20.83%) Load Balancing
5 5 (20.83%) SWOT Analysis
5 5 (20.83%) Change Control
5 5 (20.83%) High Availability
6 4 (16.67%) Time Management
7 3 (12.50%) MVC
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (58.33%) SQL
2 5 (20.83%) PHP
3 3 (12.50%) VBA
3 3 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (12.50%) Java
3 3 (12.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSE
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 5 (20.83%) Squid
1 5 (20.83%) Corosync
2 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.17%) vSphere
3 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) WSUS
1 1 (4.17%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
2 2 (8.33%) Dell
2 2 (8.33%) Citrix
2 2 (8.33%) VMware
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
3 1 (4.17%) Veritas
3 1 (4.17%) Red Gate