The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
North West / Cheshire
Rank 84 96 108
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 3 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.30% 0.54% 0.75%
As % of the General category 0.73% 1.09% 1.69%
Number of salaries quoted 2 6 14
Median salary £25,000 £47,500 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-47.36% +35.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £32,250 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £57,500 £46,400
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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

General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
409 641 827
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 41.06% 49.38% 44.22%
Number of salaries quoted 306 547 621
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,700 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £57,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Cheshire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Cheshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +3 1 - -
Chester - 1 £22,500 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 8 (61.54%) SLA
2 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (46.15%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
4 4 (30.77%) BGP
4 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
4 4 (30.77%) Firewall
4 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
4 4 (30.77%) SOA
4 4 (30.77%) VoIP
4 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 4 (30.77%) CCNP
4 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) Firmware
4 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
4 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
4 4 (30.77%) Network Security
4 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 4 (30.77%) SCCM
4 4 (30.77%) SCOM
4 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
4 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (30.77%) Exchange Server 2013
1 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 4 (30.77%) BGP
2 4 (30.77%) EIGRP
2 4 (30.77%) Ethernet
2 4 (30.77%) Firewall
2 4 (30.77%) Network Security
2 4 (30.77%) VoIP
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Junior
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Junior Support Technician
3 2 (15.38%) Support Technician
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Junior Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Operations Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) FIX Protocol
1 2 (15.38%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Fixed Income
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Unix
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
1 4 (30.77%) SOA
1 4 (30.77%) Workflow
2 2 (15.38%) Issue Tracking
2 2 (15.38%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Change Control
3 1 (7.69%) Mathematics
3 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (7.69%) System Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) PowerShell
2 2 (15.38%) C++
2 2 (15.38%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) PHP
2 2 (15.38%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) CCNA
1 4 (30.77%) CCNP
1 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (30.77%) SCCM
1 4 (30.77%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft