The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Chelmsford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 31 26 18
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -8
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 1.75% 2.67% 1.54%
As % of the General category 3.45% 5.33% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 0
Average salary - £27,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +20.00%
Back Office
Essex

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

General Category
Chelmsford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
87 75 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chelmsford 50.88% 50.00% 52.31%
Number of salaries quoted 78 73 31
Average salary £48,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.05% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £27,500 £27,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £48,250 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Chelmsford

Back Office
Salary Trend in Chelmsford

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Chelmsford

Back Office
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Chelmsford

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) Intranet
3 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Analytics
3 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) VBA
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Legal

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Chelmsford by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT jobs across the Chelmsford 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 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (66.67%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (33.33%) Service Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Report Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Support
3 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Service Management
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
1 1 (33.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VBA
2 1 (33.33%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) ServiceNow