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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / East of England
Rank 224 253 199
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -54
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 13 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.24% 0.18% 0.94%
As % of the General category 0.70% 0.51% 2.68%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 39
Median salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £21,500 £23,700
10% offered a salary of more than £69,000 £110,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
1997 2538 2574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.82% 36.10% 35.03%
Number of salaries quoted 1622 1993 1984
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 2017.

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 20 February 2017. 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 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 +14 5 £38,500 +79.06% 1
Cambridgeshire +11 5 £55,000 -50.00% 2
Bedfordshire +23 3 £40,000 +3.89% 1
Essex +15 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 14 (27.45%) Retail
3 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 12 (23.53%) Unix
4 10 (19.61%) Windows
4 10 (19.61%) ITIL
5 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
5 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
5 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (15.69%) Line Management
6 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
6 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
6 8 (15.69%) C#
7 7 (13.73%) QA
7 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (13.73%) SDLC
7 7 (13.73%) Payment Gateway
7 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
8 6 (11.76%) Analytics
8 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
8 6 (11.76%) Project Management
8 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
9 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
10 4 (7.84%) Degree
10 4 (7.84%) Content Management
10 4 (7.84%) Scrum

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 2 (3.92%) ArcGIS
2 1 (1.96%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (17.65%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.84%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (13.73%) Payment Gateway
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Intranet
2 2 (3.92%) ATM
3 1 (1.96%) Firewall
3 1 (1.96%) SAN
3 1 (1.96%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.92%) GIS
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Selenium
2 1 (1.96%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.96%) TestDirector
General
1 14 (27.45%) Retail
2 12 (23.53%) Finance
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 2 (3.92%) Front Office
4 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (56.86%) Analyst
2 14 (27.45%) Support Analyst
3 11 (21.57%) Applications Support
3 11 (21.57%) Applications Support Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Developer
5 7 (13.73%) C# Developer
5 7 (13.73%) Test Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Business Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Project Manager
7 5 (9.80%) Back Office Business Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Commercial Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Commercial Business Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Lead Business Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Product Analyst
7 5 (9.80%) Product Business Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Analyst
8 4 (7.84%) SQL Support Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Unix Analyst
9 3 (5.88%) Unix Support
9 3 (5.88%) Unix Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.92%) .NET
1 2 (3.92%) Entity Framework
1 2 (3.92%) WPF
2 1 (1.96%) Ajax
2 1 (1.96%) AngularJS
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.96%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.96%) CSS
2 1 (1.96%) EJB
2 1 (1.96%) HTML
2 1 (1.96%) J2EE
2 1 (1.96%) JDBC
2 1 (1.96%) JMS
2 1 (1.96%) JPA
2 1 (1.96%) jQuery
2 1 (1.96%) JSON
2 1 (1.96%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.96%) Servlets
2 1 (1.96%) Web Services
2 1 (1.96%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.92%) EPoS
2 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.96%) AS400
3 1 (1.96%) Clustering
3 1 (1.96%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.96%) Fintech
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (23.53%) Unix
2 10 (19.61%) Windows
3 7 (13.73%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.92%) Solaris
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 10
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.92%) Windows 8
5 1 (1.96%) Linux
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (19.61%) ITIL
3 9 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (15.69%) E-Commerce
4 8 (15.69%) Line Management
4 8 (15.69%) Waterfall
5 7 (13.73%) SDLC
5 7 (13.73%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.76%) Analytics
6 6 (11.76%) Project Management
6 6 (11.76%) Test Strategy
7 5 (9.80%) Data Analytics
7 5 (9.80%) PRINCE2
8 4 (7.84%) Content Management
8 4 (7.84%) Scrum
8 4 (7.84%) Web Design
9 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
9 3 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (5.88%) MVC
9 3 (5.88%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (43.14%) SQL
2 8 (15.69%) C#
3 3 (5.88%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.92%) Java
4 2 (3.92%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.96%) C
5 1 (1.96%) PHP
5 1 (1.96%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (7.84%) Degree
2 3 (5.88%) ISEB
2 3 (5.88%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) QA
2 1 (1.96%) ISAE 3402
2 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 1 (1.96%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Control-M
1 1 (1.96%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.88%) Oracle
3 2 (3.92%) HP
3 2 (3.92%) VMware
4 1 (1.96%) BMC
4 1 (1.96%) hybris
4 1 (1.96%) Hyperion
4 1 (1.96%) Remedy
4 1 (1.96%) Sybase
Cambridgeshire
Washington Frank
Salary: negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cambridgeshire
Washington Frank
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Nigel Frank International
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago