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 31 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 128 117 145
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +28
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 145 222 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 2.23% 2.22% 2.07%
As % of the General category 3.70% 3.85% 3.50%
Number of salaries quoted 123 183 246
Median salary £62,500 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £42,500 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
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
3922 5762 7637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 60.26% 57.73% 59.23%
Number of salaries quoted 3565 4760 6340
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £37,150 £35,000 £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 31 May 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 31 May 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.

1 201 (63.61%) Finance
2 111 (35.13%) SQL
3 109 (34.49%) Asset Management
4 82 (25.95%) Banking
5 77 (24.37%) Front Office
6 73 (23.10%) Investment Management
7 67 (21.20%) Derivative
7 67 (21.20%) Fixed Income
8 61 (19.30%) Project Management
9 58 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
10 53 (16.77%) C#
11 51 (16.14%) Microsoft
12 49 (15.51%) Degree
13 47 (14.87%) Portfolio Management
14 45 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
15 43 (13.61%) Fund Accounting
16 42 (13.29%) MS Office
17 40 (12.66%) SQL Server
17 40 (12.66%) MS Excel
17 40 (12.66%) Business Analysis
18 39 (12.34%) Investment Banking
19 37 (11.71%) Java
20 36 (11.39%) Data Management
21 33 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
21 33 (10.44%) Python
22 32 (10.13%) Equities
23 31 (9.81%) Risk Management
24 30 (9.49%) ITIL
24 30 (9.49%) SDLC
25 28 (8.86%) Hedge funds

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 (3.80%) MS Exchange
2 11 (3.48%) SharePoint
3 6 (1.90%) IIS
3 6 (1.90%) MQSeries
4 5 (1.58%) CMS
5 4 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (1.27%) Kentico
6 3 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.32%) Apache
7 1 (0.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.32%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.32%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.32%) WebSphere
Applications
1 42 (13.29%) MS Office
2 40 (12.66%) MS Excel
3 21 (6.65%) MS Project
4 12 (3.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.32%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 18 (5.70%) thinkFolio
2 16 (5.06%) Markit EDM
3 12 (3.80%) SimCorp Dimension
4 6 (1.90%) Summit
5 5 (1.58%) Dynamics CRM
6 4 (1.27%) Hi Portfolio
6 4 (1.27%) IntelliMatch
7 3 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.95%) LatentZero
8 2 (0.63%) Advent Geneva
8 2 (0.63%) Advent Moxy
8 2 (0.63%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
8 2 (0.63%) Algo Collateral
8 2 (0.63%) Beauchamp
8 2 (0.63%) Decalog
8 2 (0.63%) Eikon
8 2 (0.63%) Eze OMS
8 2 (0.63%) HiInvest
8 2 (0.63%) LongView
8 2 (0.63%) MetaTrader
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.63%) Office 365
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.32%) GitHub
3 1 (0.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (3.80%) DNS
2 8 (2.53%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.22%) DHCP
3 7 (2.22%) Internet
3 7 (2.22%) Wi-Fi
4 5 (1.58%) ATM
4 5 (1.58%) LAN
4 5 (1.58%) WAN
5 4 (1.27%) Intranet
5 4 (1.27%) SAN
6 3 (0.95%) 3G
6 3 (0.95%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.95%) IP Telephony
6 3 (0.95%) Network Security
6 3 (0.95%) SMTP
6 3 (0.95%) SNMP
7 2 (0.63%) Firewall
8 1 (0.32%) NAS
8 1 (0.32%) Skype
8 1 (0.32%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 40 (12.66%) SQL Server
2 24 (7.59%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (5.38%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (3.48%) EDRMS
5 10 (3.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (2.85%) Redis
7 8 (2.53%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
9 5 (1.58%) BusinessObjects XI
9 5 (1.58%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (0.95%) OLTP
10 3 (0.95%) Relational Database
10 3 (0.95%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Analysis Studio
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Event Studio
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Metric Studio
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Query Studio
11 2 (0.63%) Cognos Report Studio
11 2 (0.63%) Electronic Patient Records
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (0.63%) Jenkins
1 2 (0.63%) NUnit
2 1 (0.32%) JIRA
2 1 (0.32%) Moq
2 1 (0.32%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.32%) MSTest
2 1 (0.32%) Rhino Mocks
2 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
General
1 201 (63.61%) Finance
2 82 (25.95%) Banking
3 77 (24.37%) Front Office
4 39 (12.34%) Investment Banking
5 19 (6.01%) Retail
6 13 (4.11%) Advertising
6 13 (4.11%) Legal
7 8 (2.53%) Marketing
8 7 (2.22%) Law
8 7 (2.22%) Retail Banking
9 4 (1.27%) Financial Institution
9 4 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.63%) Automotive
10 2 (0.63%) French Language
10 2 (0.63%) International Banking
10 2 (0.63%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.63%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.32%) Games
11 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 96 (30.38%) Analyst
2 47 (14.87%) Developer
3 44 (13.92%) Business Analyst
4 36 (11.39%) Consultant
5 31 (9.81%) Senior Developer
6 24 (7.59%) Architect
7 23 (7.28%) C# Developer
8 20 (6.33%) SQL Developer
9 19 (6.01%) Senior C# Developer
9 19 (6.01%) Senior SQL Developer
10 17 (5.38%) Project Manager
11 15 (4.75%) Business Consultant
11 15 (4.75%) Senior Consultant
11 15 (4.75%) Support Analyst
12 14 (4.43%) Applications Support
12 14 (4.43%) Service Analyst
12 14 (4.43%) SQL Analyst
13 12 (3.80%) Financial Analyst
13 12 (3.80%) Senior Business Consultant
14 11 (3.48%) Risk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (7.59%) .NET
2 10 (3.16%) Boost C++ Libraries
3 9 (2.85%) FIX Protocol
3 9 (2.85%) HTML
3 9 (2.85%) XML
4 8 (2.53%) WCF
5 7 (2.22%) CSS
6 6 (1.90%) .NET Framework
6 6 (1.90%) JSON
7 5 (1.58%) Entity Framework
7 5 (1.58%) jQuery
7 5 (1.58%) WPF
8 4 (1.27%) Ajax
8 4 (1.27%) SOAP
9 3 (0.95%) ASP.NET Web API
9 3 (0.95%) HTML5
10 2 (0.63%) AngularJS
10 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
10 2 (0.63%) REST
10 2 (0.63%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.20%) Derivative
1 67 (21.20%) Fixed Income
2 45 (14.24%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.13%) Equities
4 28 (8.86%) Hedge funds
5 17 (5.38%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 16 (5.06%) Mathematics
7 14 (4.43%) Management Information System
8 12 (3.80%) Data Structures
9 11 (3.48%) Reference Data
10 10 (3.16%) Algorithms
11 9 (2.85%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 7 (2.22%) Computer Science
12 7 (2.22%) Equity Derivative
12 7 (2.22%) Social Media
13 5 (1.58%) Bitcoin
13 5 (1.58%) Blockchain
13 5 (1.58%) Cryptocurrency
14 4 (1.27%) Fintech
14 4 (1.27%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 27 (8.54%) Unix
2 24 (7.59%) Windows
3 23 (7.28%) Linux
4 12 (3.80%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (3.48%) Windows Server
6 10 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (2.22%) Windows 7
7 7 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.63%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.32%) Android
9 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.32%) CentOS
9 1 (0.32%) Solaris
9 1 (0.32%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (34.49%) Asset Management
2 73 (23.10%) Investment Management
3 61 (19.30%) Project Management
4 58 (18.35%) Agile Software Development
5 47 (14.87%) Portfolio Management
6 43 (13.61%) Fund Accounting
7 40 (12.66%) Business Analysis
8 36 (11.39%) Data Management
9 33 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
10 31 (9.81%) Risk Management
11 30 (9.49%) ITIL
11 30 (9.49%) SDLC
12 26 (8.23%) PRINCE2
13 24 (7.59%) Change Management
13 24 (7.59%) Scrum
13 24 (7.59%) Wealth Management
14 23 (7.28%) Data Analysis
15 19 (6.01%) CRM
15 19 (6.01%) Data Governance
15 19 (6.01%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 111 (35.13%) SQL
2 53 (16.77%) C#
3 37 (11.71%) Java
4 33 (10.44%) Python
5 25 (7.91%) C++
6 13 (4.11%) PL/SQL
7 11 (3.48%) Bash Shell
7 11 (3.48%) Perl
8 10 (3.16%) C
9 8 (2.53%) JavaScript
10 6 (1.90%) PowerShell
10 6 (1.90%) VBA
11 4 (1.27%) T-SQL
12 3 (0.95%) PHP
13 2 (0.63%) Korn
13 2 (0.63%) VB
14 1 (0.32%) F#
14 1 (0.32%) PHP 5
14 1 (0.32%) Scala
14 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 49 (15.51%) Degree
2 15 (4.75%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (3.48%) MCSE
4 8 (2.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (2.22%) PMI Certification
6 6 (1.90%) MCP
6 6 (1.90%) MCSA
7 5 (1.58%) PMP
8 4 (1.27%) CCNA
8 4 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.95%) CCNP
9 3 (0.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (0.63%) CISA
10 2 (0.63%) CISM
10 2 (0.63%) CISSP
10 2 (0.63%) CRISC
10 2 (0.63%) IBM Certification
10 2 (0.63%) ISEB
10 2 (0.63%) MCITP
11 1 (0.32%) CHECK Team Leader
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.06%) Data Quality
2 15 (4.75%) MiFID
3 14 (4.43%) EMIR
4 11 (3.48%) Dodd-Frank
5 7 (2.22%) QA
6 6 (1.90%) P3O
6 6 (1.90%) Solvency II
7 4 (1.27%) SLA
8 3 (0.95%) COBIT
8 3 (0.95%) ISO 14001
8 3 (0.95%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.63%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.63%) Basel II
9 2 (0.63%) Basel III
9 2 (0.63%) SEPA
10 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 1 (0.32%) ISO27002
10 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 16 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (2.22%) vSphere
4 4 (1.27%) VMware ESX
5 3 (0.95%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.95%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (0.63%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (3.48%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.22%) Control-M
3 4 (1.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 4 (1.27%) SCOM
4 3 (0.95%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.63%) SCCM
6 1 (0.32%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.32%) HP SIM
6 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 51 (16.14%) Microsoft
2 24 (7.59%) Oracle
3 22 (6.96%) Charles River
3 22 (6.96%) SimCorp
4 21 (6.65%) Murex
5 18 (5.70%) VMware
6 17 (5.38%) Calypso
7 15 (4.75%) Eze Castle Integration
8 13 (4.11%) Bloomberg
9 11 (3.48%) OpenText
9 11 (3.48%) Siebel
10 7 (2.22%) SunGard
11 6 (1.90%) Advent
11 6 (1.90%) Informatica
12 5 (1.58%) BISAM
12 5 (1.58%) HP
12 5 (1.58%) Misys
13 3 (0.95%) Cisco
13 3 (0.95%) Cognos
13 3 (0.95%) IBM
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
JM
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Hays London City Cheapside
Salary: £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + competitive benefits and bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £45000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 22 days ago
City, London
Schroders plc
Posted: 25 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £66000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago