The first 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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 102 78 87
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +9
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 12 10 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.71% 0.89% 0.70%
As % of the General category 1.63% 1.67% 1.52%
Number of salaries quoted 12 6 9
Average salary £32,500 £32,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,250 £31,250 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,000 £43,750 £98,400
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
General Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
736 598 656
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 43.76% 53.39% 45.97%
Number of salaries quoted 469 312 438
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £42,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -1.17%
Back Office
Scotland

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 16 April 2014.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 18 (78.26%) VMware
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (69.57%) Disaster Recovery
4 15 (65.22%) SLA
5 12 (52.17%) Windows
6 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
7 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
7 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
7 9 (39.13%) Windows 8
8 6 (26.09%) LAN
8 6 (26.09%) WAN
8 6 (26.09%) UNIX
8 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
9 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (21.74%) MCSE
10 4 (17.39%) SQL
10 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
11 3 (13.04%) Citrix
11 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (13.04%) Front Office
11 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
11 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
11 3 (13.04%) C#
11 3 (13.04%) .NET
11 3 (13.04%) MCP
11 3 (13.04%) Firmware
11 3 (13.04%) CCNP
11 3 (13.04%) CCNA

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 3 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.70%) WorkSite
2 2 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (26.09%) LAN
1 6 (26.09%) WAN
1 6 (26.09%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 18 (78.26%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Front Office
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
4 1 (4.35%) Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Retail
4 1 (4.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Administrator
1 15 (65.22%) Systems Administrator
2 4 (17.39%) Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) IT Support
3 2 (8.70%) Support Analyst
3 2 (8.70%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Administrator
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support
4 1 (4.35%) Developer
4 1 (4.35%) Process Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.35%) IT Support Analyst
4 1 (4.35%) Business Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (13.04%) .NET
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET
2 2 (8.70%) CSS
2 2 (8.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (8.70%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Firmware
1 3 (13.04%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
2 9 (39.13%) Windows XP
2 9 (39.13%) Windows 8
3 6 (26.09%) UNIX
4 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (8.70%) ITIL
2 2 (8.70%) MVC
2 2 (8.70%) Document Management
3 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
3 1 (4.35%) Resource Management
3 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (4.35%) Test Scripting
3 1 (4.35%) Data Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Business Transformation
3 1 (4.35%) User Stories
3 1 (4.35%) Risk Management
3 1 (4.35%) Validation
3 1 (4.35%) Migration
3 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
3 1 (4.35%) Asset Management
3 1 (4.35%) CRM
3 1 (4.35%) RDF
3 1 (4.35%) Change Management
3 1 (4.35%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (17.39%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) T-SQL
2 3 (13.04%) C#
3 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
4 1 (4.35%) VB
4 1 (4.35%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (21.74%) MCSE
1 5 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (13.04%) MCP
2 3 (13.04%) CCNP
2 3 (13.04%) CCNA
2 3 (13.04%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (65.22%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (73.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (39.13%) Active Directory
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 18 (78.26%) VMware
2 10 (43.48%) Microsoft
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix
4 1 (4.35%) HP
4 1 (4.35%) EMC
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