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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 94 111 117
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 26 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 1.53% 0.78% 0.59%
As % of the General category 3.35% 1.90% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 24 12 11
Average salary £41,250 £31,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.00% -30.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,950 £26,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £43,550 £39,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £36,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
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
775 737 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 45.72% 41.01% 30.98%
Number of salaries quoted 526 493 426
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,300 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

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 1 May 2015.

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 1 May 2015. 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
Chester +19 11 £37,500 +41.50% 2
Wilmslow -1 4 £34,500 +15.00% 1
Back Office
North West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
2 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (28.57%) LAN
4 11 (26.19%) WAN
4 11 (26.19%) UNIX
4 11 (26.19%) C#
4 11 (26.19%) .NET
4 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (26.19%) Finance
5 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
6 9 (21.43%) REST
6 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (21.43%) SLA
6 9 (21.43%) VB
6 9 (21.43%) SOAP
6 9 (21.43%) Web Services
6 9 (21.43%) XML
6 9 (21.43%) N-Tier
6 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (21.43%) WinForms
6 9 (21.43%) JSON
7 8 (19.05%) SQL
7 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
8 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
9 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (9.52%) Marketing
10 4 (9.52%) Project Management
11 3 (7.14%) PRINCE

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 (4.76%) SharePoint 2013
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (4.76%) Lync
1 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (4.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (4.76%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.38%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.38%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 12 (28.57%) LAN
2 11 (26.19%) WAN
2 11 (26.19%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (7.14%) Internet
4 2 (4.76%) Network Security
4 2 (4.76%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.38%) MySQL
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) NUnit
1 2 (4.76%) Cucumber
1 2 (4.76%) Selenium
1 2 (4.76%) JUnit
1 2 (4.76%) JMeter
1 2 (4.76%) Facilita Forecast
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle APEX
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 4 (9.52%) Marketing
3 2 (4.76%) Retail
4 1 (2.38%) Advertising
4 1 (2.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 13 (30.95%) Developer
2 12 (28.57%) Analyst
3 9 (21.43%) Software Developer
3 9 (21.43%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (21.43%) Administrator
4 6 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 4 (9.52%) MI Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.76%) Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Development Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Development Team Manager
7 1 (2.38%) PMO Manager
7 1 (2.38%) Oracle Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) Development Team Leader
7 1 (2.38%) PHP Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) .NET
2 9 (21.43%) REST
2 9 (21.43%) SOAP
2 9 (21.43%) Web Services
2 9 (21.43%) XML
2 9 (21.43%) WinForms
2 9 (21.43%) JSON
3 3 (7.14%) HTML
3 3 (7.14%) jQuery
4 1 (2.38%) COM
4 1 (2.38%) CSS
4 1 (2.38%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) N-Tier
2 8 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (26.19%) UNIX
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.76%) CentOS
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (4.76%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Mentoring
2 9 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 6 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE
6 3 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (7.14%) User Stories
6 3 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Network Design
7 2 (4.76%) Test Automation
7 2 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Test Scripting
7 2 (4.76%) Kanban
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (4.76%) ITIL
7 2 (4.76%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.19%) C#
2 9 (21.43%) VB
3 8 (19.05%) SQL
4 3 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
5 2 (4.76%) Groovy
5 2 (4.76%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) VBA
5 2 (4.76%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) Security+ Certification
1 2 (4.76%) Network+ Certification
1 2 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 2 (4.76%) MCITP
1 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (4.76%) HP ASE
1 2 (4.76%) MCSE
1 2 (4.76%) CCNP
1 2 (4.76%) CCNA
1 2 (4.76%) ISEB
1 2 (4.76%) CISSP
1 2 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.76%) RHCE
1 2 (4.76%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (21.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 13 (30.95%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.14%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 13 (30.95%) VMware
3 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 2 (4.76%) HP
3 2 (4.76%) Citrix
3 2 (4.76%) Red Hat
4 1 (2.38%) IBM
4 1 (2.38%) Oracle
4 1 (2.38%) ProCurve
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Posted: 11 days ago