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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 106 73 123
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +50
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 22 37 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.14% 2.22% 0.72%
As % of the General category 2.53% 5.32% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 22 25 6
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -20.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £25,400 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Back Office
North West

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
869 695 897
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.19% 41.77% 40.53%
Number of salaries quoted 675 535 761
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
Wilmslow - 11 £34,000 - 3
Warrington -28 2 £18,000 -48.57%
Chester -4 1 £45,000 +52.54%
Knutsford - 1 £32,500 -
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 24 (68.57%) SLA
3 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
4 21 (60.00%) VMware
4 21 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 17 (48.57%) UNIX
6 14 (40.00%) LAN
6 14 (40.00%) WAN
6 14 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
7 12 (34.29%) Windows
8 9 (25.71%) SQL
8 9 (25.71%) Firmware
9 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (20.00%) HP
9 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
9 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
10 6 (17.14%) MCP
10 6 (17.14%) Symantec
11 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
11 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (14.29%) Sophos
11 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
11 5 (14.29%) Linux
11 5 (14.29%) HTML
11 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
11 5 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
11 5 (14.29%) Dell
11 5 (14.29%) SNMP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 5 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2013
1 5 (14.29%) Lync
1 5 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 14 (40.00%) LAN
1 14 (40.00%) WAN
1 14 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 5 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (5.71%) Intranet
4 1 (2.86%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) JasperReports
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Database
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (11.43%) Oracle APEX
General
1 25 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (8.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (54.29%) Administrator
2 18 (51.43%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (17.14%) IT Administrator
4 5 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 5 (14.29%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Analyst
5 4 (11.43%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (5.71%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support
6 2 (5.71%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 1 (2.86%) Documentation Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Architect
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Developer
7 1 (2.86%) IT Support
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (14.29%) HTML
1 5 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (11.43%) jQuery
2 4 (11.43%) Ajax
2 4 (11.43%) SOAP
2 4 (11.43%) Web Services
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.86%) ATL
3 1 (2.86%) .NET
3 1 (2.86%) WCF
3 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.86%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 9 (25.71%) Firmware
2 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (48.57%) UNIX
2 12 (34.29%) Windows
3 7 (20.00%) Windows XP
3 7 (20.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (14.29%) Linux
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (14.29%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (60.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 4 (11.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (11.43%) ETL
4 3 (8.57%) Service Management
4 3 (8.57%) ITIL
5 1 (2.86%) MVC
5 1 (2.86%) Security Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) SOA
5 1 (2.86%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (2.86%) Cash Management
5 1 (2.86%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) SQL
2 5 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 4 (11.43%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 6 (17.14%) MCP
2 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (11.43%) CCNP
2 4 (11.43%) CCNA
2 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (68.57%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 5 (14.29%) vSphere
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle RMAN
Systems Management
1 5 (14.29%) Backup Exec
1 5 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
1 5 (14.29%) SCCM
1 5 (14.29%) HP SIM
1 5 (14.29%) WhatsUp Gold
1 5 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (5.71%) ServiceCenter
2 2 (5.71%) OpenView
3 1 (2.86%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 22 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 21 (60.00%) VMware
3 7 (20.00%) HP
4 6 (17.14%) Symantec
5 5 (14.29%) Sophos
5 5 (14.29%) Red Hat
5 5 (14.29%) Dell
6 4 (11.43%) Cognos
6 4 (11.43%) Oracle
6 4 (11.43%) Business Objects
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Sanderson
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Wilmslow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 days ago
Winsford, Cheshire
GameSeek Limited
Salary: From £30,000 to £40,000 per annum Depending on experience / skills
Posted: 22 days ago