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 22 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 132 126 143
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 6 8 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.24% 0.37% 0.43%
As % of the General category 0.75% 1.16% 1.40%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 11
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +50.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
795 688 858
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 31.66% 31.73% 30.60%
Number of salaries quoted 590 542 700
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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
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 22 December 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 -6 4 £40,000 -11.11%
Peterborough - 2 £42,250 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 8 (36.36%) ITIL
2 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
3 6 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 6 (27.27%) SSL
4 5 (22.73%) Oracle
4 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (22.73%) Finance
4 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Network Security
5 4 (18.18%) Time Management
5 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
5 4 (18.18%) LogRhythm
5 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 4 (18.18%) Derivative
5 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (18.18%) Degree
5 4 (18.18%) SWOT Analysis
5 4 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
5 4 (18.18%) QlikView
5 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (18.18%) Firewall
5 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (18.18%) Internet
5 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
5 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
5 4 (18.18%) OLAP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 4 (18.18%) SharePoint
2 2 (9.09%) nginx
2 2 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 4 (18.18%) MS Visio
2 4 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (18.18%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (27.27%) SSL
2 4 (18.18%) Internet
2 4 (18.18%) Firewall
2 4 (18.18%) Network Security
2 4 (18.18%) HTTP
2 4 (18.18%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 4 (18.18%) OLAP
1 4 (18.18%) Oracle OLAP
1 4 (18.18%) QlikView
2 2 (9.09%) MySQL
3 1 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (4.55%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) Bugzilla
1 2 (9.09%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.55%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.55%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 5 (22.73%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Marketing
3 1 (4.55%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 14 (63.64%) Analyst
2 8 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) Support Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Network Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Security Administrator
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Applications Support
5 2 (9.09%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Analyst Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Software Support Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.64%) jQuery
2 2 (9.09%) JSON
2 2 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (4.55%) CSS
3 1 (4.55%) XHTML
3 1 (4.55%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.55%) WCF
3 1 (4.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (27.27%) 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 2 (9.09%) Replication
4 2 (9.09%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Linux
2 2 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) ITIL
1 8 (36.36%) Risk Management
2 5 (22.73%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Requirements Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Time Management
3 4 (18.18%) SWOT Analysis
3 4 (18.18%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (18.18%) Business Continuity
3 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (18.18%) CRM
3 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (13.64%) Scrum
4 3 (13.64%) Product Management
5 2 (9.09%) High Availability
5 2 (9.09%) Change Control
5 2 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 2 (9.09%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 13 (59.09%) SQL
2 3 (13.64%) VBA
2 3 (13.64%) Java
3 2 (9.09%) C#
3 2 (9.09%) PHP
4 1 (4.55%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.55%) T-SQL
4 1 (4.55%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
1 4 (18.18%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (18.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (9.09%) Squid
1 2 (9.09%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 1 (4.55%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 5 (22.73%) Oracle
3 4 (18.18%) LogRhythm