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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 220 188 200
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 41 89 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.55% 1.06% 0.82%
As % of the General category 1.65% 2.97% 2.41%
Number of salaries quoted 40 80 67
Average salary £45,000 £48,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +30.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £28,850 £22,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £95,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,857 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+4.02% +8.95%
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
2485 2996 2817
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 33.46% 35.60% 33.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1955 2324 2281
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 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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
Essex +8 16 £52,500 +75.00% 1
Bedfordshire +14 12 £66,250 +76.66% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 8 £26,792 -33.01% 3
Hertfordshire -47 6 £41,250 -31.25% 2
Back Office
England

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 51 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 49 (44.14%) SQL Server
3 39 (35.14%) .NET
3 39 (35.14%) SQL
4 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
5 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
6 24 (21.62%) TDD
7 23 (20.72%) C#
7 23 (20.72%) HTML
8 22 (19.82%) E-Commerce
8 22 (19.82%) Finance
9 20 (18.02%) OO
10 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
10 19 (17.12%) Degree
11 18 (16.22%) Retail
11 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
11 18 (16.22%) Scrum
11 18 (16.22%) Management Information System
11 18 (16.22%) MVC
12 17 (15.32%) VMware
12 17 (15.32%) ASP.NET
12 17 (15.32%) XML
13 16 (14.41%) Computer Science
13 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (13.51%) Business Development
14 15 (13.51%) Web Services
14 15 (13.51%) Java
14 15 (13.51%) MS Office
14 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
14 15 (13.51%) Relational Database

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 8 (7.21%) IIS
2 7 (6.31%) SharePoint
3 6 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (5.41%) Node.js
3 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.80%) Drupal
5 1 (0.90%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 18 (16.22%) MS Excel
2 15 (13.51%) MS Office
3 2 (1.80%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.80%) AWD
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 15 (13.51%) TCP/IP
2 12 (10.81%) HTTP
3 11 (9.91%) HTTPS
3 11 (9.91%) SSL
3 11 (9.91%) Firewall
4 8 (7.21%) Network Security
4 8 (7.21%) DNS
5 6 (5.41%) DHCP
6 3 (2.70%) Intranet
7 2 (1.80%) SMTP
8 1 (0.90%) SAN
8 1 (0.90%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.90%) NAS
8 1 (0.90%) AMQP
8 1 (0.90%) MQTT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 49 (44.14%) SQL Server
2 15 (13.51%) Relational Database
3 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 14 (12.61%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (6.31%) MySQL
4 7 (6.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (4.50%) Crystal Reports
7 3 (2.70%) OLAP
8 1 (0.90%) MS Access
8 1 (0.90%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (11.71%) Git (software)
1 13 (11.71%) JUnit
1 13 (11.71%) Eclipse
2 9 (8.11%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.90%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.90%) Selenium
4 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (19.82%) Finance
2 18 (16.22%) Retail
3 7 (6.31%) Front Office
4 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.70%) Banking
6 2 (1.80%) Law
6 2 (1.80%) Legal
7 1 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (35.14%) Developer
2 18 (16.22%) Analyst
3 15 (13.51%) Senior Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Java Developer
4 13 (11.71%) Administrator
5 8 (7.21%) Head of Architecture
5 8 (7.21%) Network Administrator
6 7 (6.31%) Support Analyst
6 7 (6.31%) C# Developer
7 6 (5.41%) Consultant
7 6 (5.41%) Graduate
8 5 (4.50%) Systems Administrator
8 5 (4.50%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) .NET Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Senior C# Developer
8 5 (4.50%) Head of Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Services Manager
9 4 (3.60%) Senior .NET Developer
9 4 (3.60%) Security Administrator
9 4 (3.60%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (35.14%) .NET
2 23 (20.72%) HTML
3 17 (15.32%) ASP.NET
3 17 (15.32%) XML
4 15 (13.51%) Web Services
5 14 (12.61%) KnockoutJS
5 14 (12.61%) AngularJS
6 13 (11.71%) JAX-WS
6 13 (11.71%) XSD
6 13 (11.71%) JDBC
6 13 (11.71%) SOAP
6 13 (11.71%) WSDL
6 13 (11.71%) JAXB
7 12 (10.81%) ASP.NET MVC
8 7 (6.31%) .NET Framework
9 6 (5.41%) CSS
10 5 (4.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 4 (3.60%) WinForms
11 4 (3.60%) jQuery
12 2 (1.80%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.22%) Management Information System
2 16 (14.41%) Computer Science
3 13 (11.71%) EFT
4 9 (8.11%) FMCG
5 6 (5.41%) Social Media
6 5 (4.50%) Blackberry
6 5 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (3.60%) NHS
8 2 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.80%) iSeries
8 2 (1.80%) AS400
9 1 (0.90%) GIS
9 1 (0.90%) Life Science
9 1 (0.90%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.90%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.41%) Windows
2 2 (1.80%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.80%) Android
2 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (1.80%) Windows 2000
3 1 (0.90%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (27.93%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (21.62%) TDD
3 22 (19.82%) E-Commerce
4 20 (18.02%) OO
5 18 (16.22%) Scrum
5 18 (16.22%) MVC
6 15 (13.51%) Business Development
7 14 (12.61%) ITIL
8 13 (11.71%) Domain-Driven Design
8 13 (11.71%) OOD
8 13 (11.71%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (11.71%) User Stories
9 12 (10.81%) Business Continuity
10 11 (9.91%) Continuous Integration
10 11 (9.91%) Penetration Testing
11 10 (9.01%) SOA
11 10 (9.01%) Software Engineering
12 9 (8.11%) Coaching
13 7 (6.31%) Malware Detection\Protection
14 6 (5.41%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 39 (35.14%) SQL
2 27 (24.32%) T-SQL
3 23 (20.72%) C#
4 19 (17.12%) JavaScript
5 15 (13.51%) Java
6 13 (11.71%) Python
7 4 (3.60%) PHP
8 1 (0.90%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.90%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (17.12%) Degree
2 10 (9.01%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.21%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.90%) ISEB
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.90%) MCSE
4 1 (0.90%) MCSA
4 1 (0.90%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.71%) ISO 8583
2 11 (9.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (2.70%) SLA
3 3 (2.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.70%) QA
4 2 (1.80%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (14.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.81%) Active Directory
3 4 (3.60%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 6 (5.41%) SCOM
2 5 (4.50%) SCCM
2 5 (4.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (1.80%) HP SIM
3 2 (1.80%) Tivoli
3 2 (1.80%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (1.80%) Control-M
3 2 (1.80%) Nagios
3 2 (1.80%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.80%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.90%) WSUS
Vendors
1 51 (45.95%) Microsoft
2 17 (15.32%) VMware
3 11 (9.91%) LogRhythm
4 5 (4.50%) Symantec
5 4 (3.60%) Cisco
5 4 (3.60%) HP
5 4 (3.60%) Citrix
6 2 (1.80%) SolarWinds
6 2 (1.80%) McAfee
6 2 (1.80%) Ariba
6 2 (1.80%) SAP
6 2 (1.80%) IBM
7 1 (0.90%) Avaya
7 1 (0.90%) Oracle
7 1 (0.90%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.90%) CODA
7 1 (0.90%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.90%) Sage
7 1 (0.90%) ServiceNow
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