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

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 46 53 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 3.15% 0.26% 1.05%
As % of the General category 10.40% 0.76% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 13 0 3
Average salary £28,000 - £19,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,250
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +17.64%
Back Office
South West

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

General Category
Devon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
125 131 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Devon 30.27% 33.85% 37.06%
Number of salaries quoted 94 83 74
Average salary £35,000 £37,000 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.40% +17.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £23,000 £19,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,500 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Devon

Back Office
Salary Trend in Devon

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Devon

Back Office
Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Devon region over the 3 months to 3 August 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
Exeter - 2 £29,500 - 1
Totnes - 1 £22,068 -
Back Office
South West

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Devon

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
3 19 (79.17%) Windows
4 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (25.00%) Citrix
5 5 (20.83%) Project Management
6 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
6 4 (16.67%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) WAN
6 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
6 4 (16.67%) VPN
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
6 4 (16.67%) Clustering
6 4 (16.67%) Handset
6 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
7 2 (8.33%) SCOM
7 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
7 2 (8.33%) XenApp
7 2 (8.33%) XenServer
7 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
7 2 (8.33%) MCITP
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Devon by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Devon 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 4 (16.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (4.17%) Drupal
3 1 (4.17%) Moodle
3 1 (4.17%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) LAN
1 4 (16.67%) WAN
1 4 (16.67%) TCP/IP
1 4 (16.67%) VPN
2 2 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 14 (58.33%) Systems Engineer
3 13 (54.17%) Support Engineer
3 13 (54.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 12 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 6 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
8 4 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
8 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 4 (16.67%) Analyst
8 4 (16.67%) Support Analyst
8 4 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 1 (4.17%) Network Manager
9 1 (4.17%) Server Engineer
9 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Thin Client
1 4 (16.67%) Handset
1 4 (16.67%) Clustering
1 4 (16.67%) Fat Client
2 1 (4.17%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 19 (79.17%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (4.17%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (4.17%) CRM
3 1 (4.17%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) CCA
1 2 (8.33%) Citrix Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) MCITP
1 2 (8.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 22 (91.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.33%) ISA Server
2 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 2 (8.33%) XenApp
2 2 (8.33%) XenServer
2 2 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 23 (95.83%) VMware
2 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (25.00%) Citrix
Exeter, Devon
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £23000 - £25000 per annum + van + fuel card
Posted: 7 hours ago
Devon
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago