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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 190 182 218
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +36
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 62 61 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.85% 0.93% 0.65%
As % of the General category 2.39% 2.57% 1.73%
Number of salaries quoted 39 37 51
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,100 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £65,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
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
2598 2373 3185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 35.70% 36.18% 37.39%
Number of salaries quoted 1966 1771 2602
Average salary £46,500 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.41% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

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 January 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 January 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
Hertfordshire -20 27 £31,500 -37.00% 2
Essex -12 12 £37,500 -28.57% 5
Cambridgeshire +3 11 £40,000 -11.11%
Bedfordshire - 9 £110,000 - 1
Norfolk +2 3 £72,500 +52.63% 1
Suffolk - 1 £30,000 -
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 39 (33.33%) Finance
3 37 (31.62%) SQL
4 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
4 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
5 28 (23.93%) MS Excel
6 25 (21.37%) Retail
6 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
7 24 (20.51%) E-Commerce
7 24 (20.51%) .NET
8 23 (19.66%) SOA
9 21 (17.95%) Windows
10 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
10 17 (14.53%) Java
10 17 (14.53%) Web Services
11 15 (12.82%) C#
11 15 (12.82%) DHCP
11 15 (12.82%) DNS
11 15 (12.82%) Scrum
11 15 (12.82%) Relational Database
12 14 (11.97%) SCOM
12 14 (11.97%) Oracle
13 13 (11.11%) HTML
13 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
14 12 (10.26%) XML
14 12 (10.26%) Degree
14 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
14 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
15 11 (9.40%) Migration

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 13 (11.11%) SharePoint
2 9 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (6.84%) MS Exchange
3 8 (6.84%) IIS
4 7 (5.98%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (5.13%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (5.13%) Oracle Workflow
6 3 (2.56%) CMS
7 1 (0.85%) Lync
7 1 (0.85%) Node.js
7 1 (0.85%) nginx
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.85%) Apache
Applications
1 28 (23.93%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.27%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle EBS R12
1 9 (7.69%) Oracle EBS
2 3 (2.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.85%) JDE World
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.85%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.85%) AWD
Cloud Services
1 8 (6.84%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (6.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.82%) DHCP
1 15 (12.82%) DNS
2 11 (9.40%) SSL
2 11 (9.40%) HTTP
2 11 (9.40%) Firewall
3 10 (8.55%) HTTPS
4 8 (6.84%) TCP/IP
4 8 (6.84%) FTP
5 7 (5.98%) Network Security
6 3 (2.56%) Intranet
7 1 (0.85%) MQTT
7 1 (0.85%) NAS
7 1 (0.85%) AMQP
7 1 (0.85%) SAN
7 1 (0.85%) 3GPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (24.79%) SQL Server
2 15 (12.82%) Relational Database
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 9 (7.69%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (6.84%) Oracle Reports
4 8 (6.84%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (5.98%) MySQL
6 6 (5.13%) RDBMS
6 6 (5.13%) EDRMS
6 6 (5.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (3.42%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (2.56%) Essbase
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle OLAP
8 3 (2.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (2.56%) OLAP
9 2 (1.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.85%) NoSQL
10 1 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 9 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.84%) Eclipse
2 8 (6.84%) JUnit
3 6 (5.13%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (3.42%) TeamCity
5 2 (1.71%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.85%) Bugzilla
6 1 (0.85%) Selenium
6 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.85%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 39 (33.33%) Finance
2 25 (21.37%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Marketing
4 2 (1.71%) German Language
4 2 (1.71%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.85%) Law
5 1 (0.85%) Legal
5 1 (0.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 32 (27.35%) Developer
2 19 (16.24%) Analyst
3 16 (13.68%) Administrator
4 11 (9.40%) Network Administrator
4 11 (9.40%) Business Analyst
5 8 (6.84%) Consultant
5 8 (6.84%) Senior Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Java Developer
5 8 (6.84%) .NET Developer
5 8 (6.84%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Web Engineer
5 8 (6.84%) Head of Architecture
6 7 (5.98%) Senior .NET Developer
7 6 (5.13%) Graduate
7 6 (5.13%) Architect
7 6 (5.13%) Solutions Architect
7 6 (5.13%) Development Manager
7 6 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
7 6 (5.13%) SharePoint Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (20.51%) .NET
2 17 (14.53%) Web Services
3 13 (11.11%) HTML
4 12 (10.26%) XML
5 8 (6.84%) JAXB
5 8 (6.84%) WSDL
5 8 (6.84%) XSD
5 8 (6.84%) COM
5 8 (6.84%) JDBC
5 8 (6.84%) SOAP
5 8 (6.84%) jQuery
5 8 (6.84%) JAX-WS
6 7 (5.98%) ASP.NET
7 6 (5.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (4.27%) CSS
9 4 (3.42%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (3.42%) AngularJS
10 3 (2.56%) WebCenter
11 2 (1.71%) WCF
12 1 (0.85%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.26%) Computer Science
1 12 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (8.55%) Management Information System
3 8 (6.84%) EFT
4 7 (5.98%) Data Integration
5 6 (5.13%) FMCG
5 6 (5.13%) Taxonomies
5 6 (5.13%) Social Media
6 5 (4.27%) Blackberry
7 4 (3.42%) Derivative
8 3 (2.56%) Mathematics
9 2 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.85%) iSeries
10 1 (0.85%) Internet of Things
10 1 (0.85%) Performance Metrics
10 1 (0.85%) Mobile Payment
10 1 (0.85%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.85%) Replication
10 1 (0.85%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 21 (17.95%) Windows
2 11 (9.40%) UNIX
3 4 (3.42%) Linux
4 1 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.85%) Debian
4 1 (0.85%) Android
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (0.85%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (20.51%) E-Commerce
3 23 (19.66%) SOA
4 15 (12.82%) Scrum
5 11 (9.40%) Migration
5 11 (9.40%) Business Continuity
5 11 (9.40%) OO
6 10 (8.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (8.55%) Penetration Testing
6 10 (8.55%) Business Development
7 9 (7.69%) ITIL
8 8 (6.84%) MVC
8 8 (6.84%) OOD
8 8 (6.84%) Network Load Balancing
8 8 (6.84%) TDD
8 8 (6.84%) User Stories
8 8 (6.84%) Database Security
8 8 (6.84%) DevOps
8 8 (6.84%) Domain-Driven Design
9 7 (5.98%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 37 (31.62%) SQL
2 17 (14.53%) Java
3 15 (12.82%) C#
4 10 (8.55%) PL/SQL
5 9 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 8 (6.84%) Python
6 8 (6.84%) JavaScript
6 8 (6.84%) PowerShell
7 6 (5.13%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.27%) PHP
9 4 (3.42%) VBA
10 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Security Cleared
2 25 (21.37%) SC Cleared
3 12 (10.26%) Degree
4 9 (7.69%) OCP
4 9 (7.69%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (0.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (7.69%) SLA
3 8 (6.84%) ISO 8583
4 3 (2.56%) QA
5 2 (1.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 2 (1.71%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 17 (14.53%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.42%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (2.56%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.85%) Corosync
5 1 (0.85%) Squid
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (0.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (11.97%) SCOM
2 5 (4.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 5 (4.27%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.27%) SCCM
3 3 (2.56%) Oracle Identity Management
4 1 (0.85%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.85%) WSUS
4 1 (0.85%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.85%) Nagios
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.85%) Control-M
Vendors
1 47 (40.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (11.97%) Oracle
3 10 (8.55%) VMware
3 10 (8.55%) LogRhythm
4 6 (5.13%) EMC
4 6 (5.13%) Open Text
5 5 (4.27%) Symantec
6 4 (3.42%) Citrix
6 4 (3.42%) Hyperion
7 2 (1.71%) JD Edwards
7 2 (1.71%) Ariba
8 1 (0.85%) SolarWinds
8 1 (0.85%) Sage
8 1 (0.85%) CODA
8 1 (0.85%) HP
8 1 (0.85%) Juniper
8 1 (0.85%) IBM
8 1 (0.85%) SAP
Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Overtime + Oncall Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
Southend-On-Sea
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Clearwater People Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + additional benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Norfolk
North Norfolk District Council
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
NFP Group Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
Stevenage
Altura
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 18 days ago