The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 121 127 141
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +14
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 144 214 272
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.29% 2.07% 2.08%
As % of the General category 3.82% 3.55% 3.49%
Number of salaries quoted 123 179 245
Median salary £62,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -5.55%
Back Office
London

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

General Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3773 6025 7796
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.01% 58.32% 59.57%
Number of salaries quoted 3427 5020 6466
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Back Office
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the City of London

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the City of London region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the City of London

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, 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 City of London region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 200 (64.52%) Finance
2 114 (36.77%) SQL
2 114 (36.77%) Asset Management
3 73 (23.55%) Banking
3 73 (23.55%) Investment Management
4 69 (22.26%) Front Office
5 67 (21.61%) Fixed Income
6 65 (20.97%) Derivative
7 62 (20.00%) Project Management
8 59 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
9 51 (16.45%) C#
10 47 (15.16%) Microsoft
11 46 (14.84%) Degree
11 46 (14.84%) Portfolio Management
12 44 (14.19%) Business Analysis
12 44 (14.19%) SQL Server
13 42 (13.55%) Java
14 41 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
15 40 (12.90%) Fund Accounting
16 39 (12.58%) MS Excel
17 38 (12.26%) MS Office
17 38 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
18 32 (10.32%) Risk Management
18 32 (10.32%) Data Management
18 32 (10.32%) Investment Banking
19 31 (10.00%) SDLC
20 30 (9.68%) Hedge funds
21 29 (9.35%) ITIL
21 29 (9.35%) Unix
21 29 (9.35%) Python

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 12 (3.87%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.55%) SharePoint
3 9 (2.90%) MQSeries
4 6 (1.94%) IIS
5 5 (1.61%) CMS
6 4 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.29%) Kentico
7 3 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.32%) Apache
8 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (12.58%) MS Excel
2 38 (12.26%) MS Office
3 23 (7.42%) MS Project
4 11 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.65%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.32%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 24 (7.74%) Markit EDM
2 20 (6.45%) thinkFolio
3 11 (3.55%) SimCorp Dimension
4 7 (2.26%) Hi Portfolio
5 6 (1.94%) LatentZero
6 5 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (1.29%) IntelliMatch
8 3 (0.97%) Advent Moxy
8 3 (0.97%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 3 (0.97%) Beauchamp
8 3 (0.97%) Cognos Business Intelligence
8 3 (0.97%) Decalog
8 3 (0.97%) Eze OMS
8 3 (0.97%) HiInvest
8 3 (0.97%) LongView
8 3 (0.97%) Summit
8 3 (0.97%) Tradar
9 2 (0.65%) Eagle PACE
9 2 (0.65%) MultiFonds
9 2 (0.65%) PORTIA
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.65%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (3.55%) DNS
2 7 (2.26%) Internet
2 7 (2.26%) TCP/IP
2 7 (2.26%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (1.94%) DHCP
3 6 (1.94%) LAN
3 6 (1.94%) WAN
4 4 (1.29%) Intranet
5 3 (0.97%) 3G
5 3 (0.97%) ATM
5 3 (0.97%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (0.97%) IP Telephony
5 3 (0.97%) Network Security
5 3 (0.97%) SAN
5 3 (0.97%) SMTP
5 3 (0.97%) SNMP
6 2 (0.65%) Firewall
7 1 (0.32%) Skype
7 1 (0.32%) VPN
7 1 (0.32%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.19%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.74%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.48%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (3.87%) EDRMS
5 11 (3.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 8 (2.58%) Redis
7 6 (1.94%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.94%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 5 (1.61%) BusinessObjects XI
9 3 (0.97%) MS Access
9 3 (0.97%) OLTP
9 3 (0.97%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.97%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (0.97%) Star Schema
10 2 (0.65%) Cognos Analysis Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Cognos Event Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Cognos Metric Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Cognos Query Studio
10 2 (0.65%) Cognos Report Studio
Development Applications
1 3 (0.97%) MSTest
1 3 (0.97%) NUnit
2 2 (0.65%) Moq
2 2 (0.65%) Rhino Mocks
2 2 (0.65%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.32%) JIRA
3 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
3 1 (0.32%) SpecFlow
3 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 200 (64.52%) Finance
2 73 (23.55%) Banking
3 69 (22.26%) Front Office
4 32 (10.32%) Investment Banking
5 14 (4.52%) Retail
6 13 (4.19%) Advertising
7 9 (2.90%) Marketing
8 8 (2.58%) Legal
9 6 (1.94%) Law
9 6 (1.94%) Retail Banking
10 3 (0.97%) International Banking
11 2 (0.65%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.65%) French Language
11 2 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.32%) Automotive
12 1 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.32%) German Language
12 1 (0.32%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (30.32%) Analyst
2 47 (15.16%) Developer
3 44 (14.19%) Business Analyst
4 36 (11.61%) Consultant
5 27 (8.71%) Senior Developer
6 22 (7.10%) SQL Developer
6 22 (7.10%) Support Analyst
7 20 (6.45%) Architect
7 20 (6.45%) C# Developer
7 20 (6.45%) Project Manager
8 19 (6.13%) Senior SQL Developer
8 19 (6.13%) SQL Analyst
9 18 (5.81%) Applications Support
10 16 (5.16%) Senior C# Developer
11 14 (4.52%) Applications Support Analyst
12 13 (4.19%) Business Consultant
12 13 (4.19%) Senior Consultant
13 12 (3.87%) IT Analyst
13 12 (3.87%) SQL Support Analyst
14 11 (3.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (8.71%) .NET
2 12 (3.87%) Boost C++ Libraries
2 12 (3.87%) FIX Protocol
3 11 (3.55%) XML
4 10 (3.23%) HTML
5 9 (2.90%) WCF
6 8 (2.58%) CSS
6 8 (2.58%) RabbitMQ
7 7 (2.26%) .NET Framework
8 6 (1.94%) JSON
8 6 (1.94%) WPF
9 5 (1.61%) Entity Framework
9 5 (1.61%) jQuery
9 5 (1.61%) SOAP
10 4 (1.29%) Ajax
10 4 (1.29%) HTML5
11 3 (0.97%) AngularJS
11 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET
11 3 (0.97%) ASP.NET Web API
12 2 (0.65%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.61%) Fixed Income
2 65 (20.97%) Derivative
3 41 (13.23%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (9.68%) Hedge funds
5 26 (8.39%) Equities
6 19 (6.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 17 (5.48%) Mathematics
8 11 (3.55%) Data Structures
8 11 (3.55%) Management Information System
9 10 (3.23%) Computer Science
10 9 (2.90%) Algorithms
10 9 (2.90%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 9 (2.90%) Reference Data
11 8 (2.58%) Social Media
12 7 (2.26%) Equity Derivative
13 4 (1.29%) Blackberry
13 4 (1.29%) Credit Derivative
13 4 (1.29%) Data Integration
13 4 (1.29%) Enterprise Storage
13 4 (1.29%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 29 (9.35%) Unix
2 24 (7.74%) Windows
3 20 (6.45%) Linux
4 13 (4.19%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.55%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.26%) Windows 7
8 6 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.65%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.32%) Android
10 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.32%) CentOS
10 1 (0.32%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (36.77%) Asset Management
2 73 (23.55%) Investment Management
3 62 (20.00%) Project Management
4 59 (19.03%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (14.84%) Portfolio Management
6 44 (14.19%) Business Analysis
7 40 (12.90%) Fund Accounting
8 38 (12.26%) Stakeholder Management
9 32 (10.32%) Data Management
9 32 (10.32%) Risk Management
10 31 (10.00%) SDLC
11 29 (9.35%) ITIL
12 27 (8.71%) Scrum
13 25 (8.06%) PRINCE2
14 24 (7.74%) Change Management
15 23 (7.42%) Wealth Management
16 22 (7.10%) User Acceptance Testing
17 21 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
18 19 (6.13%) CRM
18 19 (6.13%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 114 (36.77%) SQL
2 51 (16.45%) C#
3 42 (13.55%) Java
4 29 (9.35%) Python
5 26 (8.39%) C++
6 16 (5.16%) PL/SQL
7 13 (4.19%) C
8 9 (2.90%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.90%) Perl
9 8 (2.58%) VBA
10 7 (2.26%) PowerShell
11 6 (1.94%) Bash Shell
11 6 (1.94%) T-SQL
12 4 (1.29%) Korn
13 3 (0.97%) PHP
13 3 (0.97%) Shell Script
13 3 (0.97%) VB
14 2 (0.65%) Scala
15 1 (0.32%) F#
15 1 (0.32%) PHP 5
Qualifications
1 46 (14.84%) Degree
2 13 (4.19%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.55%) MCSE
4 7 (2.26%) PMI Certification
5 6 (1.94%) MCP
5 6 (1.94%) MCSA
5 6 (1.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.61%) PMP
7 4 (1.29%) CCNA
7 4 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (0.97%) CCNP
8 3 (0.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.65%) CISA
9 2 (0.65%) CISM
9 2 (0.65%) CISSP
9 2 (0.65%) CRISC
9 2 (0.65%) IBM Certification
9 2 (0.65%) ISEB
9 2 (0.65%) MCITP
10 1 (0.32%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.84%) MiFID
2 12 (3.87%) EMIR
2 12 (3.87%) QA
3 11 (3.55%) Data Quality
4 10 (3.23%) Dodd-Frank
5 5 (1.61%) SLA
5 5 (1.61%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.97%) AIFMD
6 3 (0.97%) ISO 14001
6 3 (0.97%) ISO 9001
6 3 (0.97%) P3O
7 2 (0.65%) Basel III
7 2 (0.65%) COBIT
7 2 (0.65%) SEPA
8 1 (0.32%) Basel II
8 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (5.81%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (1.94%) vSphere
4 3 (0.97%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.97%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (0.65%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (4.19%) HP Quality Center
2 10 (3.23%) Control-M
3 4 (1.29%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (0.97%) Backup Exec
4 3 (0.97%) SCOM
5 2 (0.65%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (15.16%) Microsoft
2 28 (9.03%) Oracle
3 24 (7.74%) SimCorp
4 22 (7.10%) Charles River
5 18 (5.81%) Murex
6 15 (4.84%) Eze Castle Integration
6 15 (4.84%) VMware
7 13 (4.19%) Calypso
8 12 (3.87%) Bloomberg
8 12 (3.87%) OpenText
8 12 (3.87%) Siebel
9 8 (2.58%) BISAM
10 7 (2.26%) Advent
10 7 (2.26%) Misys
10 7 (2.26%) SunGard
11 6 (1.94%) Fidessa
11 6 (1.94%) Informatica
11 6 (1.94%) StatPro
12 4 (1.29%) HP
12 4 (1.29%) Vermilion
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £30000.00 per annum + Benefits + Excellent Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + 28 days holiday
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
CGI IT UK
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + BONUS + BENEFITS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + on call allowance + benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £85,000 - £110,000 + excellent package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Moo Print Ltd
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus fantastic package and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £65,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City Of London
Guru Careers
Salary: 25000 Per Annum - Full Training
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £115000 per annum + competitive benefits and bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + bens and bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £90 - £110 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £25 - £35 per annum + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 25 days ago