The 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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 238 243 205
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -38
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 18 45 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.28% 0.59% 1.03%
As % of the General category 0.74% 1.75% 2.87%
Number of salaries quoted 12 44 79
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £23,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
2427 2578 3066
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 37.27% 33.72% 35.74%
Number of salaries quoted 1970 2026 2387
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of job ads across the East of England 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 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 29 May 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the East of England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +29 12 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Cambridgeshire -10 3 £46,250 +72.62%
Essex +3 2 £35,000 -33.33%
Bedfordshire -2 1 - -
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 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 East of England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) SQL
3 8 (25.00%) Project Management
3 8 (25.00%) Finance
3 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) .NET
5 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
5 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
5 6 (18.75%) C#
5 6 (18.75%) CRM
5 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
6 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
6 5 (15.63%) MS Office
7 4 (12.50%) HTML
7 4 (12.50%) Linux
7 4 (12.50%) Retail
7 4 (12.50%) Workflow
7 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.50%) LINQ
7 4 (12.50%) Use Case
7 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
7 4 (12.50%) jQuery
7 4 (12.50%) Marketing
7 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (12.50%) Scribe Insight
8 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
8 3 (9.38%) Office 365

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 3 (9.38%) nginx
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (18.75%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (12.50%) Scribe Insight
3 1 (3.13%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
2 1 (3.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.13%) DHCP
2 1 (3.13%) EIGRP
2 1 (3.13%) IPv4
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) PBX
2 1 (3.13%) VoIP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) HP UFT
1 2 (6.25%) TestDirector
2 1 (3.13%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Marketing
2 4 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (9.38%) Publishing
4 2 (6.25%) Front Office
5 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Analyst
1 8 (25.00%) Developer
2 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 5 (15.63%) Head of IT
4 4 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) CRM Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Developer
4 4 (12.50%) Retail Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) .NET Developer
5 3 (9.38%) Business IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) Customer Support Engineer
5 3 (9.38%) IT Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) IT Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Support Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 4 (12.50%) HTML
3 4 (12.50%) jQuery
3 4 (12.50%) LINQ
4 3 (9.38%) LEMP Stack
5 2 (6.25%) Middleware
6 1 (3.13%) CSS
6 1 (3.13%) CSS3
6 1 (3.13%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (6.25%) AS400
1 2 (6.25%) Augmented Reality
1 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (3.13%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.50%) Linux
2 3 (9.38%) Windows
3 2 (6.25%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.13%) Unix
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (25.00%) Project Management
2 6 (18.75%) CRM
3 5 (15.63%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.50%) Use Case
4 4 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (9.38%) Business Development
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Data Management
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 2 (6.25%) BPMN
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (6.25%) SOA
6 2 (6.25%) Test Planning
7 1 (3.13%) B2B
7 1 (3.13%) ERP
7 1 (3.13%) ITIL
7 1 (3.13%) UML
Programming Languages
1 11 (34.38%) SQL
2 6 (18.75%) C#
3 5 (15.63%) JavaScript
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) C
5 2 (6.25%) Java
5 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 2 (6.25%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.13%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) ISEB
1 2 (6.25%) ISTQB
1 2 (6.25%) MCSE
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) CCNA
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 3 (9.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (6.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) VMware