The first 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cheshire region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 98 92 121
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +29
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 16 27 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.92% 1.56% 0.79%
As % of the General category 2.12% 3.65% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 16 24 8
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,750 £29,150 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £41,250 £48,500 £54,800
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -6.25%
General Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
755 740 917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 43.29% 42.63% 40.27%
Number of salaries quoted 581 580 798
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £25,200 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.52% -
Back Office
North West

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 July 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 July 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 - 1
Chester +2 1 £45,000 +52.54%
Warrington -31 1 £18,000 -48.57% 1
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 22 (73.33%) SLA
1 22 (73.33%) Finance
2 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 19 (63.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 13 (43.33%) UNIX
6 12 (40.00%) LAN
6 12 (40.00%) WAN
6 12 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
7 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
7 7 (23.33%) Windows
8 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
8 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
8 5 (16.67%) HTML
8 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
8 5 (16.67%) MCP
8 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
8 5 (16.67%) CCNA
8 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (13.33%) Firmware
9 4 (13.33%) MCSE
9 4 (13.33%) CCNP
9 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (13.33%) REST
9 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
9 4 (13.33%) Ajax
9 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 2 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) LAN
1 12 (40.00%) WAN
1 12 (40.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.33%) Cisco IPT
3 1 (3.33%) PBX
3 1 (3.33%) VoIP
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
3 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) JasperReports
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Database
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (3.33%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Oracle APEX
General
1 22 (73.33%) Finance
2 2 (6.67%) Front Office
2 2 (6.67%) Retail
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (50.00%) Administrator
2 14 (46.67%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (20.00%) IT Administrator
4 5 (16.67%) Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Oracle Developer
5 3 (10.00%) Junior
5 3 (10.00%) Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Support Technician
6 2 (6.67%) Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Citrix Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (6.67%) Citrix Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Software Developer
7 1 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (3.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (3.33%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.67%) HTML
2 4 (13.33%) REST
2 4 (13.33%) Ajax
3 3 (10.00%) jQuery
3 3 (10.00%) SOAP
3 3 (10.00%) Web Services
4 2 (6.67%) Middleware
5 1 (3.33%) WCF
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.33%) HTML5
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) ATL
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Firmware
1 4 (13.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (6.67%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 13 (43.33%) UNIX
2 7 (23.33%) Windows
3 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
3 5 (16.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (10.00%) Linux
5 2 (6.67%) Windows 2000
5 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (63.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (10.00%) ITIL
2 3 (10.00%) ETL
2 3 (10.00%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (3.33%) Security Management
3 1 (3.33%) Supplier Management
3 1 (3.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (3.33%) Problem Management
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (3.33%) Cash Management
3 1 (3.33%) Change Control
3 1 (3.33%) Capacity Management
3 1 (3.33%) SOA
3 1 (3.33%) OO
3 1 (3.33%) MVC
3 1 (3.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 3 (10.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (16.67%) Security Cleared
1 5 (16.67%) MCP
1 5 (16.67%) CCNA
1 5 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.33%) MCSE
2 4 (13.33%) CCNP
2 4 (13.33%) SC Cleared
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (73.33%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (56.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle RMAN
4 2 (6.67%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (3.33%) OpenView
1 1 (3.33%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 19 (63.33%) VMware
2 16 (53.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (10.00%) Cognos
3 3 (10.00%) Oracle
3 3 (10.00%) Business Objects
4 2 (6.67%) HP
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
5 1 (3.33%) Cisco
5 1 (3.33%) Symantec
5 1 (3.33%) CheckPoint
Wilmslow, Cheshire
Resource Management
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Steria
Salary: £30k - £35k + 5% Flexible benefits
Posted: 30+ days ago