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

3 months to
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 85 92 98
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 4 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.65% 0.30% 0.57%
As % of the General category 1.24% 0.55% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 6 0 9
Median salary £35,000 - £32,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
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
645 733 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.14% 54.26% 45.19%
Number of salaries quoted 380 433 440
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £32,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) MS Exchange
3 6 (54.55%) SLA
4 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (36.36%) SCCM
5 4 (36.36%) SCOM
5 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
6 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
6 3 (27.27%) Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Intel
6 3 (27.27%) IIS
7 2 (18.18%) Perl
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) Retail
7 2 (18.18%) Project Management
7 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
8 1 (9.09%) Network Security
8 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
8 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
8 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills

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 (63.64%) MS Exchange
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (36.36%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (27.27%) IIS
4 1 (9.09%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) Network Security
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 2 (18.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Administrator
1 6 (54.55%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Leader
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) PMO Lead
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Credit Risk
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Windows Server
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (9.09%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 1 (9.09%) Business Continuity
3 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Data Management
3 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) PowerShell
2 2 (18.18%) Perl
3 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCP
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (54.55%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (72.73%) Active Directory
2 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) SCCM
1 4 (36.36%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 3 (27.27%) Intel
3 3 (27.27%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) MicroStrategy
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Finshore Partners
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago