The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the East of England region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 218 205 215
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +10
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 64 53 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.75% 0.63% 0.71%
As % of the General category 2.06% 1.81% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 59 51 57
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,250 £29,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £38,500 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -12.50%
General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
3101 2928 3263
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 36.26% 34.73% 35.52%
Number of salaries quoted 2383 2374 2596
Average salary £43,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,700 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+1.19% -1.17%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Back Office Salary Trend in the East of England

Back Office
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in the East of England

Back Office
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +13 31 £55,000 +15.78%
Essex -14 11 £32,000 -1.53%
Norfolk +6 8 £29,000 +5.45%
Cambridgeshire +6 8 £40,000 +6.66%
Bedfordshire - 4 £40,000 - 2
Suffolk -2 2 £35,750 +10.00%
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 47 (37.60%) .NET
2 45 (36.00%) Finance
3 42 (33.60%) Microsoft
4 39 (31.20%) SQL
5 37 (29.60%) C#
6 36 (28.80%) Windows
6 36 (28.80%) Retail
7 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
7 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
7 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
8 32 (25.60%) SC Cleared
9 25 (20.00%) T-SQL
10 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (17.60%) HTML
12 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
13 19 (15.20%) MVC
13 19 (15.20%) jQuery
14 18 (14.40%) TDD
14 18 (14.40%) VMware
14 18 (14.40%) Project Management
14 18 (14.40%) CSS
14 18 (14.40%) JavaScript
14 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
14 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (13.60%) HTML5
15 17 (13.60%) Active Directory
15 17 (13.60%) WCF
15 17 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 16 (12.80%) Citrix

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 11 (8.80%) IIS
2 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2003
2 7 (5.60%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.60%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.00%) Apache
3 5 (4.00%) nginx
4 1 (0.80%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (0.80%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.80%) Alfresco
4 1 (0.80%) WebSphere
Applications
1 33 (26.40%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.80%) MS Office
3 5 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (4.80%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.40%) Oracle ERP
2 3 (2.40%) AWD
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (1.60%) Oracle 11i
3 2 (1.60%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.60%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (0.80%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (9.60%) DNS
1 12 (9.60%) DHCP
2 6 (4.80%) TCP/IP
2 6 (4.80%) LAN
2 6 (4.80%) WAN
3 5 (4.00%) SSL
4 4 (3.20%) ATM
5 1 (0.80%) VoIP
5 1 (0.80%) Firewall
5 1 (0.80%) FTP
5 1 (0.80%) HTTP
5 1 (0.80%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (26.40%) SQL Server
2 17 (13.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 16 (12.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (12.80%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (9.60%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.60%) MySQL
5 7 (5.60%) Crystal Reports
6 6 (4.80%) Data Warehouse
6 6 (4.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (4.00%) Data Mining
8 3 (2.40%) OLAP
8 3 (2.40%) Relational Database
9 2 (1.60%) MS Access
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle OWB
10 1 (0.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.80%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.80%) TeamCity
2 10 (8.00%) NUnit
2 10 (8.00%) JIRA
2 10 (8.00%) Mercurial
2 10 (8.00%) Bitbucket
3 6 (4.80%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.00%) Bugzilla
5 4 (3.20%) Subversion
6 1 (0.80%) Log4Net
6 1 (0.80%) ReSharper
6 1 (0.80%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.80%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.80%) JUnit
6 1 (0.80%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 45 (36.00%) Finance
2 36 (28.80%) Retail
3 7 (5.60%) Marketing
4 3 (2.40%) Front Office
4 3 (2.40%) Law
4 3 (2.40%) French Language
5 2 (1.60%) German Language
5 2 (1.60%) Banking
6 1 (0.80%) Legal
6 1 (0.80%) Billing
6 1 (0.80%) Local Government
6 1 (0.80%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 42 (33.60%) Developer
2 23 (18.40%) Analyst
3 19 (15.20%) C# Developer
4 16 (12.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 15 (12.00%) Senior Developer
6 13 (10.40%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 13 (10.40%) Business Analyst
7 12 (9.60%) .NET Developer
7 12 (9.60%) C# .NET Developer
8 10 (8.00%) Project Manager
9 7 (5.60%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 7 (5.60%) Support Engineer
10 5 (4.00%) Senior Manager
10 5 (4.00%) Senior C# Developer
10 5 (4.00%) Applications Support
10 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support
10 5 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 4 (3.20%) Technical Design Leader
11 4 (3.20%) Agile Business Analyst
11 4 (3.20%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (37.60%) .NET
2 22 (17.60%) HTML
3 20 (16.00%) ASP.NET
4 19 (15.20%) jQuery
5 18 (14.40%) CSS
6 17 (13.60%) HTML5
6 17 (13.60%) WCF
7 15 (12.00%) Web Services
7 15 (12.00%) WinForms
8 14 (11.20%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (10.40%) .NET Framework
9 13 (10.40%) Ajax
10 9 (7.20%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 8 (6.40%) XML
12 6 (4.80%) JSON
13 5 (4.00%) WPF
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET 2.0
13 5 (4.00%) XSLT
13 5 (4.00%) Underscore.js
13 5 (4.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.80%) Management Information System
2 8 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 6 (4.80%) Thin Client
3 6 (4.80%) Fat Client
3 6 (4.80%) Clustering
4 5 (4.00%) Replication
4 5 (4.00%) Firmware
4 5 (4.00%) Inversion of Control
5 4 (3.20%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.40%) EFT
6 3 (2.40%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (1.60%) iSeries
7 2 (1.60%) EFTPOS
7 2 (1.60%) NHS
7 2 (1.60%) EMV
7 2 (1.60%) AS400
7 2 (1.60%) APACS
8 1 (0.80%) Social Network
8 1 (0.80%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.80%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 36 (28.80%) Windows
2 18 (14.40%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (9.60%) Linux
4 10 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.20%) Windows 2000
6 5 (4.00%) Debian
6 5 (4.00%) Windows XP
6 5 (4.00%) Windows 7
7 4 (3.20%) UNIX
7 4 (3.20%) Solaris
8 1 (0.80%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (18.40%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (15.20%) MVC
3 18 (14.40%) TDD
3 18 (14.40%) Project Management
3 18 (14.40%) E-Commerce
4 13 (10.40%) OO
5 12 (9.60%) PRINCE2
5 12 (9.60%) SOA
6 10 (8.00%) ITIL
6 10 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (7.20%) Business Analysis
8 8 (6.40%) Scrum
9 7 (5.60%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.60%) Problem Management
9 7 (5.60%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.80%) Market Research
10 6 (4.80%) Procure-to-pay
10 6 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (4.80%) Logistics
11 5 (4.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 39 (31.20%) SQL
2 37 (29.60%) C#
3 25 (20.00%) T-SQL
4 18 (14.40%) JavaScript
5 13 (10.40%) VB.NET
6 12 (9.60%) PowerShell
7 11 (8.80%) VB
8 8 (6.40%) Java
9 6 (4.80%) VBScript
10 5 (4.00%) PHP
11 2 (1.60%) C++
12 1 (0.80%) Objective-C
12 1 (0.80%) Python
12 1 (0.80%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.80%) VBA
12 1 (0.80%) XAML
Qualifications
1 33 (26.40%) Security Cleared
2 32 (25.60%) SC Cleared
3 14 (11.20%) Degree
4 7 (5.60%) MCSE
4 7 (5.60%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.60%) PMP
6 2 (1.60%) PMI Certification
6 2 (1.60%) MCP
6 2 (1.60%) HNC
7 1 (0.80%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.40%) SLA
2 3 (2.40%) ISO 8583
3 2 (1.60%) QA
4 1 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 17 (13.60%) Active Directory
2 11 (8.80%) vSphere
2 11 (8.80%) VMware ESX
3 5 (4.00%) Squid
3 5 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (4.00%) Corosync
Systems Management
1 12 (9.60%) Nagios
2 6 (4.80%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.60%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.60%) CiscoWorks
3 2 (1.60%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.60%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.80%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (33.60%) Microsoft
2 18 (14.40%) VMware
3 16 (12.80%) Citrix
4 12 (9.60%) HP
5 10 (8.00%) Oracle
5 10 (8.00%) DevExpress
6 6 (4.80%) Ariba
6 6 (4.80%) NetApp
6 6 (4.80%) McAfee
7 2 (1.60%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.60%) NCR
7 2 (1.60%) Sage
7 2 (1.60%) IBM
8 1 (0.80%) Teradata
8 1 (0.80%) Symbian
8 1 (0.80%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.80%) Websense
8 1 (0.80%) Symantec
8 1 (0.80%) Veeam
Bedfordshire
Vadis People
Salary: £30000 to £40000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich
I4 Recruitment
Salary: £30k - 40k per year + 25 days holiday
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, London, South East, UK
easyJet
Salary: £Competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Easyjet
Posted: 17 days ago
Cambridge
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 23 days ago