The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 78 107 89
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -18
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 14 5 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.22% 0.31% 1.56%
As % of the General category 2.38% 0.58% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 12 2 17
Median salary £45,500 £51,500 £30,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-11.65% +71.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,500 £34,700 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £68,300 £51,600
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,773 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+10.36% -9.39%
Back Office
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
589 857 786
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 51.53% 53.50% 53.47%
Number of salaries quoted 380 464 488
Median salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of job ads across the Edinburgh region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Edinburgh region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 11 (44.00%) GIS
3 11 (44.00%) Project Management
3 11 (44.00%) Financial Analysis
3 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
5 8 (32.00%) ArcGIS
6 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (28.00%) SLA
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
7 6 (24.00%) VMware
7 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
7 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (20.00%) Windows
9 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
9 4 (16.00%) SCCM
9 4 (16.00%) Degree
9 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.00%) SDLC
10 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
10 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (12.00%) Casewise
10 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (12.00%) SCOM

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 8 (32.00%) ArcGIS
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) BGP
1 1 (4.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (4.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) LAN
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.00%) VoIP
1 1 (4.00%) WAN
1 1 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) GIS
General
1 21 (84.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Project Manager
2 8 (32.00%) GIS Manager
2 8 (32.00%) GIS Project Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Software Project Manager
4 5 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Agile Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Business Analyst
6 3 (12.00%) Delivery Project Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Head of Architecture
6 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
8 1 (4.00%) Head of Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Network Engineer
8 1 (4.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.00%) Derivative
2 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (8.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (8.00%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (8.00%) Unix
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (44.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 11 (44.00%) Financial Analysis
2 11 (44.00%) Project Management
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 9 (36.00%) PRINCE2
4 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (24.00%) Investment Management
6 5 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (16.00%) SDLC
7 4 (16.00%) Waterfall
8 3 (12.00%) Change Management
8 3 (12.00%) Software Delivery
9 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
9 2 (8.00%) Business Development
9 2 (8.00%) Collateral Management
9 2 (8.00%) Product Management
9 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
10 1 (4.00%) Load Balancing
10 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CCNA
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) MCP
3 1 (4.00%) MCSE
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (28.00%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (8.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
1 6 (24.00%) VMware
2 3 (12.00%) Casewise
3 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.00%) Intel
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Sainsbury's Bank
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago