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 30 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 175 175 160
Rank change year-on-year
0 -15
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 87 92 95
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 1.15% 1.15% 1.23%
As % of the General category 3.41% 3.23% 3.41%
Number of salaries quoted 76 82 91
Average salary £38,500 £58,750 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.46% +50.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £34,100 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £95,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +18.42%
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
2548 2845 2789
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.78% 35.70% 36.25%
Number of salaries quoted 2019 2268 2200
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,694 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +40 48 £38,500 -7.78% 1
Cambridgeshire +20 19 £27,500 -25.67% 3
Essex +3 16 £50,000 +66.66%
Hertfordshire -52 4 £45,250 -39.66% 1
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 58 (44.96%) SQL
2 49 (37.98%) .NET
3 47 (36.43%) SQL Server
4 46 (35.66%) T-SQL
5 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
6 41 (31.78%) C#
7 39 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
8 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
9 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
9 29 (22.48%) TDD
9 29 (22.48%) MVC
10 27 (20.93%) Finance
11 25 (19.38%) Degree
11 25 (19.38%) MS Office
12 23 (17.83%) ITIL
12 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
13 22 (17.05%) KnockoutJS
13 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
14 21 (16.28%) IIS
14 21 (16.28%) HTML
14 21 (16.28%) Retail
15 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
16 18 (13.95%) .NET Framework
16 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 18 (13.95%) E-Commerce
17 17 (13.18%) WinForms
17 17 (13.18%) Front Office
18 16 (12.40%) jQuery
19 15 (11.63%) Continuous Integration

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 21 (16.28%) IIS
2 5 (3.88%) Node.js
3 2 (1.55%) Drupal
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.78%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 25 (19.38%) MS Office
2 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.78%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (3.88%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.20%) TCP/IP
2 3 (2.33%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.33%) SSL
2 3 (2.33%) Intranet
2 3 (2.33%) Firewall
2 3 (2.33%) Network Security
2 3 (2.33%) HTTP
3 2 (1.55%) DNS
3 2 (1.55%) SMTP
4 1 (0.78%) ATM
4 1 (0.78%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (36.43%) SQL Server
2 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 18 (13.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (8.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (8.53%) MySQL
4 9 (6.98%) Crystal Reports
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.43%) Relational Database
6 3 (2.33%) OLAP
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (8.53%) Git (software)
2 10 (7.75%) TeamCity
3 6 (4.65%) JUnit
3 6 (4.65%) Eclipse
4 5 (3.88%) JIRA
4 5 (3.88%) Octopus Deploy
4 5 (3.88%) Bitbucket
5 3 (2.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 27 (20.93%) Finance
2 21 (16.28%) Retail
3 17 (13.18%) Front Office
4 7 (5.43%) Banking
5 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Marketing
7 1 (0.78%) Billing
7 1 (0.78%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
Job Titles
1 58 (44.96%) Developer
2 21 (16.28%) Analyst
2 21 (16.28%) C# Developer
3 20 (15.50%) .NET Developer
3 20 (15.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 19 (14.73%) Senior Developer
5 12 (9.30%) Support Engineer
6 11 (8.53%) Applications Support
7 10 (7.75%) PHP Developer
8 8 (6.20%) Support Analyst
9 7 (5.43%) Applications Support Engineer
10 6 (4.65%) Java Developer
10 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 5 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
12 4 (3.10%) Service Manager
12 4 (3.10%) Server Support
12 4 (3.10%) Junior
12 4 (3.10%) Network Engineer
12 4 (3.10%) Technical Manager
12 4 (3.10%) Technical Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (37.98%) .NET
2 29 (22.48%) ASP.NET
3 22 (17.05%) KnockoutJS
3 22 (17.05%) AngularJS
4 21 (16.28%) HTML
5 18 (13.95%) .NET Framework
6 17 (13.18%) WinForms
7 16 (12.40%) jQuery
8 13 (10.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (9.30%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 11 (8.53%) CSS
11 10 (7.75%) RESTful
12 7 (5.43%) Web Services
13 6 (4.65%) XML
13 6 (4.65%) XSD
13 6 (4.65%) WSDL
13 6 (4.65%) JAXB
13 6 (4.65%) JDBC
13 6 (4.65%) SOAP
13 6 (4.65%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Computer Science
2 14 (10.85%) Management Information System
3 10 (7.75%) Mathematics
4 9 (6.98%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (4.65%) EFT
6 5 (3.88%) FMCG
7 4 (3.10%) NHS
8 1 (0.78%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.78%) GIS
8 1 (0.78%) AS400
8 1 (0.78%) Life Science
8 1 (0.78%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.78%) iSeries
8 1 (0.78%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 12 (9.30%) Windows
2 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.78%) Solaris
4 1 (0.78%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (30.23%) Agile Software Development
2 29 (22.48%) TDD
2 29 (22.48%) MVC
3 23 (17.83%) ITIL
4 18 (13.95%) E-Commerce
5 15 (11.63%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (9.30%) Time Management
6 12 (9.30%) Software Engineering
6 12 (9.30%) Scrum
7 11 (8.53%) SOA
7 11 (8.53%) OO
8 8 (6.20%) Business Development
9 7 (5.43%) Feature Driven Development
9 7 (5.43%) BDD
9 7 (5.43%) Business Transformation
10 6 (4.65%) User Stories
10 6 (4.65%) Domain-Driven Design
10 6 (4.65%) OOD
11 5 (3.88%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.88%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 58 (44.96%) SQL
2 46 (35.66%) T-SQL
3 41 (31.78%) C#
4 33 (25.58%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.75%) PHP
6 7 (5.43%) Java
7 6 (4.65%) Python
8 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.78%) C
8 1 (0.78%) C++
8 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.78%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (19.38%) Degree
2 12 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 12 (9.30%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.78%) MCP
3 1 (0.78%) MCSE
3 1 (0.78%) MCSA
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.65%) ISO 8583
2 3 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 9 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (3.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (1.55%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.78%) HP SIM
2 1 (0.78%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (0.78%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.78%) Control-M
2 1 (0.78%) Nagios
Vendors
1 45 (34.88%) Microsoft
2 10 (7.75%) VMware
3 6 (4.65%) Akamai
4 5 (3.88%) Cisco
5 4 (3.10%) Oracle
6 3 (2.33%) HP
6 3 (2.33%) LogRhythm
7 2 (1.55%) McAfee
7 2 (1.55%) SAP
8 1 (0.78%) IBM
8 1 (0.78%) Avaya
8 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (0.78%) SolarWinds
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