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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 119 120 120
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 8 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.49% 0.38% 0.87%
As % of the General category 1.75% 1.07% 2.82%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 20
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +32.35%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
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
630 749 816
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 28.00% 35.53% 30.93%
Number of salaries quoted 448 618 678
Average salary £43,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £31,285 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £69,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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
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 26 January 2015. 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 +3 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 9 (40.91%) ITIL
3 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
4 8 (36.36%) SQL
5 6 (27.27%) HTTP
5 6 (27.27%) SSL
6 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (22.73%) Firewall
6 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (22.73%) Finance
6 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
6 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
6 5 (22.73%) DNS
6 5 (22.73%) HTTPS
6 5 (22.73%) Symantec
6 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
6 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
6 5 (22.73%) MS Exchange
6 5 (22.73%) Oracle
6 5 (22.73%) DHCP
6 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
6 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (22.73%) Network Security
6 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (22.73%) SCOM
6 5 (22.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
7 4 (18.18%) Time Management
7 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, 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 (22.73%) MS Exchange
1 5 (22.73%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.55%) Node.js
2 1 (4.55%) nginx
2 1 (4.55%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (40.91%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) HTTP
1 6 (27.27%) SSL
2 5 (22.73%) Firewall
2 5 (22.73%) Network Security
2 5 (22.73%) DNS
2 5 (22.73%) HTTPS
2 5 (22.73%) DHCP
3 1 (4.55%) 3GPP
3 1 (4.55%) AMQP
3 1 (4.55%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (18.18%) OLAP
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (4.55%) NoSQL
3 1 (4.55%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
1 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (4.55%) Bugzilla
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (45.45%) Administrator
2 9 (40.91%) Analyst
3 5 (22.73%) Systems Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Network Administrator
3 5 (22.73%) Security Administrator
4 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
4 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
5 3 (13.64%) Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Web Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) HTML
1 1 (4.55%) .NET
1 1 (4.55%) CSS
1 1 (4.55%) XML
1 1 (4.55%) DOM
1 1 (4.55%) Ajax
1 1 (4.55%) JSON
1 1 (4.55%) WCF
1 1 (4.55%) jQuery
1 1 (4.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (22.73%) Blackberry
1 5 (22.73%) Management Information System
2 4 (18.18%) Derivative
3 3 (13.64%) Mathematics
3 3 (13.64%) Computer Science
3 3 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.55%) Replication
4 1 (4.55%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (4.55%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (4.55%) Linux
2 1 (4.55%) Debian
2 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) ITIL
2 5 (22.73%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (22.73%) Business Continuity
2 5 (22.73%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 4 (18.18%) Risk Management
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
4 3 (13.64%) Product Management
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
5 1 (4.55%) Network Architecture
5 1 (4.55%) High Availability
5 1 (4.55%) Change Control
5 1 (4.55%) Validation
5 1 (4.55%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.55%) Project Planning
5 1 (4.55%) Load Balancing
5 1 (4.55%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (36.36%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) Java
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
3 1 (4.55%) C#
3 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.55%) PHP
3 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (13.64%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (22.73%) Active Directory
2 4 (18.18%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.55%) Squid
3 1 (4.55%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 5 (22.73%) Backup Exec
1 5 (22.73%) SCOM
1 5 (22.73%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 4 (18.18%) SCCM
3 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (4.55%) WSUS
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Symantec
2 5 (22.73%) LogRhythm
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) Citrix