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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 3 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 181 186 145
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -41
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 75 78 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.03% 1.01% 1.55%
As % of the General category 2.97% 2.80% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 67 70 108
Average salary £38,500 £50,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £95,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
2528 2788 2663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 34.57% 36.15% 36.89%
Number of salaries quoted 2044 2190 2140
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,460 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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 3 September 2015.

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 3 September 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
Bedfordshire +46 45 £38,500 -20.61% 2
Essex +1 17 £47,500 +26.66%
Cambridgeshire +10 10 £31,250 -15.54% 1
Hertfordshire -42 3 £32,500 -53.57% 4
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 56 (44.44%) SQL
2 51 (40.48%) .NET
3 45 (35.71%) C#
4 44 (34.92%) T-SQL
5 41 (32.54%) SQL Server
6 37 (29.37%) Microsoft
7 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
8 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET
9 29 (23.02%) JavaScript
9 29 (23.02%) MVC
10 27 (21.43%) Finance
11 24 (19.05%) MS Excel
11 24 (19.05%) TDD
11 24 (19.05%) Retail
12 23 (18.25%) ITIL
13 22 (17.46%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (17.46%) AngularJS
14 21 (16.67%) WinForms
15 20 (15.87%) Degree
15 20 (15.87%) MS Office
16 19 (15.08%) IIS
16 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
16 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 17 (13.49%) jQuery
17 17 (13.49%) Front Office
18 15 (11.90%) Management Information System
18 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
19 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
19 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 19 (15.08%) IIS
2 5 (3.97%) Node.js
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (0.79%) SharePoint
Applications
1 24 (19.05%) MS Excel
2 20 (15.87%) MS Office
3 1 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.79%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.38%) HTTP
1 3 (2.38%) HTTPS
1 3 (2.38%) SSL
1 3 (2.38%) Firewall
1 3 (2.38%) Network Security
2 1 (0.79%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.79%) ATM
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 41 (32.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 19 (15.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
4 10 (7.94%) MySQL
5 6 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (2.38%) OLAP
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (7.94%) TeamCity
2 6 (4.76%) Git (software)
2 6 (4.76%) Bitbucket
2 6 (4.76%) JIRA
2 6 (4.76%) Octopus Deploy
3 4 (3.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.79%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (21.43%) Finance
2 24 (19.05%) Retail
3 17 (13.49%) Front Office
4 7 (5.56%) Banking
5 5 (3.97%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.59%) Marketing
7 1 (0.79%) Billing
7 1 (0.79%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.79%) Law
7 1 (0.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 57 (45.24%) Developer
2 26 (20.63%) C# Developer
3 25 (19.84%) .NET Developer
3 25 (19.84%) C# .NET Developer
4 20 (15.87%) Analyst
5 18 (14.29%) Senior Developer
6 12 (9.52%) Support Engineer
6 12 (9.52%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.94%) PHP Developer
8 9 (7.14%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (5.56%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (4.76%) Server Support
11 4 (3.17%) Service Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Applications Support Analyst
11 4 (3.17%) Network Engineer
11 4 (3.17%) Technical Manager
11 4 (3.17%) Technical Services Manager
12 3 (2.38%) Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 51 (40.48%) .NET
2 32 (25.40%) ASP.NET
3 22 (17.46%) KnockoutJS
3 22 (17.46%) AngularJS
4 21 (16.67%) WinForms
5 19 (15.08%) .NET Framework
6 17 (13.49%) jQuery
7 14 (11.11%) RESTful
7 14 (11.11%) HTML
8 12 (9.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 12 (9.52%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (7.94%) CSS
10 6 (4.76%) Ajax
10 6 (4.76%) Entity Framework
10 6 (4.76%) WPF
10 6 (4.76%) LINQ
11 1 (0.79%) Visualforce
11 1 (0.79%) iOS SDK
11 1 (0.79%) HTML5
11 1 (0.79%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (11.90%) Management Information System
2 14 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 10 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (7.94%) Mathematics
4 5 (3.97%) FMCG
5 4 (3.17%) NHS
6 1 (0.79%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.79%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.52%) Windows
2 6 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.79%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
4 1 (0.79%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (26.98%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (23.02%) MVC
3 24 (19.05%) TDD
4 23 (18.25%) ITIL
5 15 (11.90%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.52%) Time Management
6 12 (9.52%) Software Engineering
6 12 (9.52%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.73%) SOA
8 7 (5.56%) Feature Driven Development
8 7 (5.56%) BDD
9 6 (4.76%) Scrum
10 5 (3.97%) Refactoring
10 5 (3.97%) OO
10 5 (3.97%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.97%) Project Management
10 5 (3.97%) Process Management
10 5 (3.97%) Business Transformation
10 5 (3.97%) Mentoring
11 4 (3.17%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 56 (44.44%) SQL
2 45 (35.71%) C#
3 44 (34.92%) T-SQL
4 29 (23.02%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.94%) PHP
6 4 (3.17%) VB.NET
7 3 (2.38%) VB
7 3 (2.38%) VB6
8 2 (1.59%) VBA
9 1 (0.79%) C++
9 1 (0.79%) Java
9 1 (0.79%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.79%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (15.87%) Degree
2 14 (11.11%) SC Cleared
2 14 (11.11%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.38%) SLA
1 3 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.59%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.79%) Control-M
Vendors
1 37 (29.37%) Microsoft
2 6 (4.76%) Akamai
3 3 (2.38%) Cisco
3 3 (2.38%) Oracle
3 3 (2.38%) LogRhythm
4 2 (1.59%) VMware
5 1 (0.79%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.79%) SAP
5 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
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