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 26 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 86 98 102
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +4
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 13 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.08% 0.48% 0.54%
As % of the General category 2.04% 0.92% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 3 6
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £33,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +50.37%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £43,600 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,000 £40,750
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
638 765 711
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.12% 52.40% 47.65%
Number of salaries quoted 359 458 467
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +7.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 26 July 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 8 (40.00%) SLA
2 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
3 7 (35.00%) Windows
3 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 5 (25.00%) SCCM
5 5 (25.00%) SCOM
5 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
5 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
6 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
6 4 (20.00%) Scrum
6 4 (20.00%) GIS
6 4 (20.00%) ArcGIS
7 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (15.00%) Degree
7 3 (15.00%) Casewise
7 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
7 3 (15.00%) SDLC

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 7 (35.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 5 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (20.00%) ArcGIS
4 2 (10.00%) IIS
5 1 (5.00%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (15.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) BGP
1 1 (5.00%) EIGRP
1 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
1 1 (5.00%) Firewall
1 1 (5.00%) LAN
1 1 (5.00%) Network Security
1 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (5.00%) VoIP
1 1 (5.00%) WAN
1 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (20.00%) GIS
General
1 16 (80.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (30.00%) Systems Administrator
2 5 (25.00%) Administrator
3 4 (20.00%) GIS Manager
3 4 (20.00%) GIS Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 4 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Head of Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Derivatives Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Technical Leader
6 1 (5.00%) Data Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Derivative
2 2 (10.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 2 (10.00%) OTC Derivatives
2 2 (10.00%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 7 (35.00%) Windows
2 5 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.00%) Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (25.00%) Investment Management
2 5 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
2 5 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (20.00%) Financial Analysis
3 4 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (15.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (15.00%) SDLC
4 3 (15.00%) Waterfall
5 2 (10.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (10.00%) Business Development
5 2 (10.00%) Change Management
5 2 (10.00%) Collateral Management
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 2 (10.00%) Product Management
5 2 (10.00%) Risk Management
6 1 (5.00%) Load Balancing
6 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) Perl
1 2 (10.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCNA
2 2 (10.00%) CCNP
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (25.00%) SCCM
1 5 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (35.00%) VMware
3 3 (15.00%) Casewise
4 2 (10.00%) Intel
4 2 (10.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (5.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (5.00%) IBM
5 1 (5.00%) MicroStrategy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
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Edinburgh, Midlothian
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