The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - 51 -
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon - 0.39% -
As % of the General category - 0.82% -
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 0
Average salary - £72,500 -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
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 Croydon region.

General Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
85 122 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 44.27% 47.66% 48.11%
Number of salaries quoted 72 102 119
Average salary £42,250 £47,500 £51,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.05% -7.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,600 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Croydon region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Back Office
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Croydon

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 12 (85.71%) ITIL
1 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
1 12 (85.71%) Marketing
1 12 (85.71%) Email Marketing
1 12 (85.71%) SaaS
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (64.29%) Office 365
2 9 (64.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (64.29%) vSphere
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
2 9 (64.29%) Lync
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
2 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) CentOS
2 9 (64.29%) ZABBIX
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Adobe
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
2 9 (64.29%) CRM
2 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 9 (64.29%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Linux
2 9 (64.29%) IIS
2 9 (64.29%) Apple
2 9 (64.29%) Internet
2 9 (64.29%) MPLS
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 9 (64.29%) Lync
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
1 9 (64.29%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (64.29%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 12 (85.71%) SaaS
2 9 (64.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) WAN
1 9 (64.29%) Internet
1 9 (64.29%) MPLS
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 5 (35.71%) PABX
3 4 (28.57%) PBX
4 3 (21.43%) Network Security
General
1 12 (85.71%) Marketing
2 2 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Information Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Manager
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Security Manager
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Supervisor
5 1 (7.14%) IT Support
Miscellaneous
1 12 (85.71%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (21.43%) Management Information System
3 2 (14.29%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (64.29%) CentOS
1 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
1 9 (64.29%) Windows
1 9 (64.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) ITIL
1 12 (85.71%) E-Commerce
1 12 (85.71%) Email Marketing
2 9 (64.29%) Data Protection
2 9 (64.29%) CRM
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) Business Continuity
4 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 3 (21.43%) Data Security
4 3 (21.43%) Risk Management
4 3 (21.43%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Information Management
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Supplier Management
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (21.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) vSphere
1 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
1 9 (64.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (64.29%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 12 (85.71%) Microsoft
2 9 (64.29%) Adobe
2 9 (64.29%) Dell
2 9 (64.29%) Apple
2 9 (64.29%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Meraki
3 4 (28.57%) Avaya
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco