The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 287 246 277
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +31
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 993 1360 1214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.08% 1.33% 1.11%
As % of the General category 2.52% 2.98% 2.53%
Number of salaries quoted 857 1144 990
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,045 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
Back Office
UK

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

General Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
39455 45615 48016
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.01% 44.65% 43.86%
Number of salaries quoted 32930 36788 37329
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in England

Back Office
Salary Trend in England

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

Back Office Salary Trend in England

Back Office
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in England

Back Office
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the England region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -48 611 £62,500 +4.16% 85
South East +47 161 £50,000 +11.11% 5
West Midlands +26 61 £37,500 -21.05% 3
Yorkshire +22 46 £35,000 -9.09% 11
East Midlands -10 35 £45,000 +5.88% 9
South West -42 34 £41,250 +8.55% 7
North West +5 32 £47,500 +15.85% 10
East of England -35 21 £43,750 +13.63% 1
North East +10 8 £47,500 -50.00% 1
Midlands +7 1 - -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 868 (44.72%) Finance
2 673 (34.67%) SQL
3 463 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 431 (22.21%) Microsoft
5 416 (21.43%) SQL Server
6 405 (20.87%) C#
7 354 (18.24%) Project Management
8 352 (18.13%) Banking
9 338 (17.41%) .NET
10 325 (16.74%) Windows
11 303 (15.61%) Degree
12 287 (14.79%) Front Office
13 273 (14.06%) Java
14 265 (13.65%) Asset Management
15 247 (12.73%) MS Excel
16 239 (12.31%) JavaScript
17 220 (11.33%) Oracle
18 218 (11.23%) Linux
19 202 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
20 186 (9.58%) QA
21 174 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
22 173 (8.91%) XML
23 168 (8.66%) Unix
23 168 (8.66%) SDLC
23 168 (8.66%) Hedge funds
24 166 (8.55%) HTML
25 161 (8.29%) MVC
26 159 (8.19%) Business Analysis
27 151 (7.78%) jQuery
27 151 (7.78%) PRINCE2

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 50 (2.58%) WebSphere
2 47 (2.42%) MS Exchange
2 47 (2.42%) SharePoint
3 46 (2.37%) IIS
4 30 (1.55%) MQSeries
5 29 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 24 (1.24%) Confluence
7 21 (1.08%) Apache
8 20 (1.03%) WebLogic
9 19 (0.98%) CMS
9 19 (0.98%) Skype for Business
10 14 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
11 13 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
12 11 (0.57%) JBoss
13 10 (0.52%) WebSphere Application Server
14 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2013
14 9 (0.46%) GlassFish
15 8 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
16 7 (0.36%) Apache Spark
16 7 (0.36%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 247 (12.73%) MS Excel
2 126 (6.49%) MS Office
3 42 (2.16%) MS Project
4 34 (1.75%) MS Visio
5 16 (0.82%) Photoshop
6 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.10%) InVision
9 2 (0.10%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.052%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 80 (4.12%) Markit EDM
2 42 (2.16%) thinkFolio
3 29 (1.49%) SimCorp Dimension
4 23 (1.18%) LatentZero
5 22 (1.13%) Dynamics CRM
6 17 (0.88%) IntelliMatch
7 14 (0.72%) Beauchamp
8 12 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
9 11 (0.57%) Misys Opics
10 10 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
11 7 (0.36%) Advent Geneva
11 7 (0.36%) Tradar
12 6 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
12 6 (0.31%) Hi Portfolio
12 6 (0.31%) Magento
12 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
12 6 (0.31%) SAP CRM
12 6 (0.31%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
13 5 (0.26%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.06%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
3 24 (1.24%) SaaS
4 14 (0.72%) Office 365
5 11 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.46%) Google Play
7 7 (0.36%) iTunes
8 6 (0.31%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (0.31%) SoftLayer
9 5 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
9 5 (0.26%) IaaS
10 4 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
11 3 (0.15%) PaaS
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon EC2
12 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
12 2 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
12 2 (0.10%) OneDrive
13 1 (0.052%) AWS CloudFormation
13 1 (0.052%) GitHub
13 1 (0.052%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 83 (4.28%) LAN
2 79 (4.07%) Firewall
3 76 (3.92%) WAN
4 67 (3.45%) TCP/IP
5 54 (2.78%) DNS
6 49 (2.52%) DHCP
7 37 (1.91%) SAN
8 30 (1.55%) VPN
9 24 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (1.18%) Internet
11 22 (1.13%) Wi-Fi
12 20 (1.03%) Wireless
13 19 (0.98%) FTP
13 19 (0.98%) HTTP
14 16 (0.82%) Network Security
15 15 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
16 12 (0.62%) HTTPS
16 12 (0.62%) MPLS
16 12 (0.62%) NetScaler
17 11 (0.57%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 416 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 110 (5.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 107 (5.51%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (3.45%) MySQL
5 53 (2.73%) Big Data
6 50 (2.58%) Data Warehouse
7 45 (2.32%) Relational Database
8 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2008
8 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2012
9 30 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.49%) MongoDB
11 28 (1.44%) NoSQL
12 27 (1.39%) QlikView
13 26 (1.34%) Redis
14 23 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 22 (1.13%) Oracle Database
16 20 (1.03%) RDBMS
17 19 (0.98%) SQL Server 2014
18 17 (0.88%) BusinessObjects
19 14 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 123 (6.34%) Selenium
2 90 (4.64%) Team Foundation Server
3 88 (4.53%) JIRA
4 70 (3.61%) TeamCity
5 67 (3.45%) Git (software)
6 32 (1.65%) SoapUI
6 32 (1.65%) TestDirector
7 31 (1.60%) Jenkins
8 30 (1.55%) Subversion
9 24 (1.24%) Visual Studio
10 23 (1.18%) Cucumber
11 21 (1.08%) HP UFT
12 19 (0.98%) Maven
13 18 (0.93%) MSTest
13 18 (0.93%) NUnit
14 15 (0.77%) Rhino Mocks
15 14 (0.72%) JUnit
16 12 (0.62%) Ant
16 12 (0.62%) Moq
17 10 (0.52%) AccuRev
General
1 868 (44.72%) Finance
2 352 (18.13%) Banking
3 287 (14.79%) Front Office
4 133 (6.85%) Retail
5 129 (6.65%) Investment Banking
6 67 (3.45%) Telecoms
7 55 (2.83%) Legal
8 53 (2.73%) Financial Institution
9 51 (2.63%) Marketing
10 39 (2.01%) Games
11 27 (1.39%) Law
12 26 (1.34%) Corporate Banking
13 24 (1.24%) Online Betting
14 19 (0.98%) Manufacturing
15 16 (0.82%) Billing
15 16 (0.82%) Publishing
16 13 (0.67%) Private Banking
17 12 (0.62%) Advertising
18 10 (0.52%) Military
18 10 (0.52%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 509 (26.22%) Analyst
2 480 (24.73%) Developer
3 229 (11.80%) Business Analyst
4 212 (10.92%) C# Developer
5 164 (8.45%) Project Manager
6 161 (8.29%) .NET Developer
7 144 (7.42%) Support Analyst
8 141 (7.26%) Consultant
9 127 (6.54%) C# .NET Developer
10 118 (6.08%) Applications Support
11 116 (5.98%) SQL Developer
12 99 (5.10%) Java Developer
13 82 (4.22%) Applications Support Analyst
14 65 (3.35%) Architect
14 65 (3.35%) Financial Analyst
15 63 (3.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
16 62 (3.19%) Senior Developer
17 58 (2.99%) Software Developer
17 58 (2.99%) SQL Analyst
18 53 (2.73%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 338 (17.41%) .NET
2 173 (8.91%) XML
3 166 (8.55%) HTML
4 151 (7.78%) jQuery
5 133 (6.85%) WCF
6 127 (6.54%) CSS
7 108 (5.56%) AngularJS
8 101 (5.20%) Web Services
9 96 (4.95%) ASP.NET
10 93 (4.79%) .NET Framework
11 84 (4.33%) JSON
12 76 (3.92%) Entity Framework
13 69 (3.55%) WPF
14 62 (3.19%) KnockoutJS
15 58 (2.99%) HTML5
16 47 (2.42%) ASP.NET Web API
17 44 (2.27%) RESTful
18 43 (2.22%) FIX Protocol
19 42 (2.16%) LAMP
19 42 (2.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 202 (10.41%) Analytical Skills
2 168 (8.66%) Hedge funds
3 133 (6.85%) Fixed Income
4 129 (6.65%) Derivative
5 117 (6.03%) Computer Science
6 95 (4.89%) Management Information System
7 88 (4.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 60 (3.09%) Fintech
9 55 (2.83%) Equities
10 48 (2.47%) Mathematics
11 46 (2.37%) User Experience
12 39 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
13 38 (1.96%) Data Centre
14 34 (1.75%) Algorithms
15 31 (1.60%) EPoS
16 30 (1.55%) Data Structures
17 29 (1.49%) Equity Derivative
18 27 (1.39%) Client/Server
19 22 (1.13%) Reinsurance
19 22 (1.13%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 325 (16.74%) Windows
2 218 (11.23%) Linux
3 168 (8.66%) Unix
4 139 (7.16%) Windows Server
5 77 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (3.14%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (1.70%) Windows 7
8 26 (1.34%) Solaris
9 25 (1.29%) Android
10 22 (1.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 22 (1.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 18 (0.93%) Apple iOS
12 13 (0.67%) Windows 8
13 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
13 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
14 8 (0.41%) CentOS
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.31%) Kali Linux
17 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
18 3 (0.15%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
2 354 (18.24%) Project Management
3 265 (13.65%) Asset Management
4 174 (8.96%) Stakeholder Management
5 168 (8.66%) SDLC
6 161 (8.29%) MVC
7 159 (8.19%) Business Analysis
8 151 (7.78%) PRINCE2
9 150 (7.73%) CRM
10 143 (7.37%) Scrum
11 142 (7.32%) Web Development
12 141 (7.26%) Continuous Integration
13 130 (6.70%) ITIL
14 127 (6.54%) E-Commerce
14 127 (6.54%) Investment Management
15 121 (6.23%) Software Engineering
16 112 (5.77%) Business Intelligence
17 104 (5.36%) TDD
17 104 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
18 101 (5.20%) OO
Programming Languages
1 673 (34.67%) SQL
2 405 (20.87%) C#
3 273 (14.06%) Java
4 239 (12.31%) JavaScript
5 115 (5.92%) Python
6 100 (5.15%) PL/SQL
7 84 (4.33%) C
7 84 (4.33%) C++
8 82 (4.22%) T-SQL
9 70 (3.61%) PHP
10 65 (3.35%) Perl
11 55 (2.83%) VB
12 43 (2.22%) PowerShell
13 41 (2.11%) Shell Script
14 31 (1.60%) VB.NET
14 31 (1.60%) VBA
15 30 (1.55%) Bash Shell
16 25 (1.29%) Ruby
17 18 (0.93%) Scala
18 15 (0.77%) Lua
Qualifications
1 303 (15.61%) Degree
2 47 (2.42%) ISEB
3 40 (2.06%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 35 (1.80%) PMP
6 27 (1.39%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (1.24%) CCNA
8 23 (1.18%) ISTQB
8 23 (1.18%) MCSE
9 21 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 19 (0.98%) PMI Certification
11 17 (0.88%) SC Cleared
12 14 (0.72%) Citrix Certification
12 14 (0.72%) DV Cleared
13 12 (0.62%) CCA
14 11 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
14 11 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 10 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 9 (0.46%) MCSA
16 9 (0.46%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 186 (9.58%) QA
2 125 (6.44%) MiFID
3 49 (2.52%) SLA
4 32 (1.65%) EMIR
5 26 (1.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 25 (1.29%) PCI DSS
7 24 (1.24%) ISO 9001
8 18 (0.93%) Data Quality
8 18 (0.93%) Dodd-Frank
8 18 (0.93%) ISO 14001
9 14 (0.72%) ISO22301
10 9 (0.46%) SEPA
11 6 (0.31%) FATCA
12 5 (0.26%) Basel III
12 5 (0.26%) PMBOK
12 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 3 (0.15%) UCITS
14 2 (0.10%) AIFMD
14 2 (0.10%) COBIT
System Software
1 142 (7.32%) Active Directory
2 115 (5.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (2.32%) XenApp
4 40 (2.06%) Hyper-V
5 30 (1.55%) vSphere
6 24 (1.24%) XenDesktop
7 18 (0.93%) Terminal Services
8 17 (0.88%) ISA Server
9 16 (0.82%) Docker
10 15 (0.77%) VMware Workstation
11 14 (0.72%) Forefront TMG
12 13 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.62%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.57%) XenServer
15 10 (0.52%) Virtual Servers
16 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
17 5 (0.26%) Gluster
17 5 (0.26%) iptables
17 5 (0.26%) NFS
18 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 54 (2.78%) SCOM
2 51 (2.63%) SCCM
3 39 (2.01%) Control-M
4 20 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
4 20 (1.03%) WSUS
5 19 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 17 (0.88%) Puppet
7 16 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
8 15 (0.77%) MOM
9 12 (0.62%) Nagios
10 11 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.52%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.46%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.41%) Ansible
14 6 (0.31%) Nessus
14 6 (0.31%) Nmap
15 5 (0.26%) Norton AntiVirus
16 4 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
16 4 (0.21%) Icinga
16 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 431 (22.21%) Microsoft
2 220 (11.33%) Oracle
3 130 (6.70%) VMware
4 78 (4.02%) Cisco
5 63 (3.25%) Citrix
6 60 (3.09%) HP
7 54 (2.78%) Sybase
8 52 (2.68%) Charles River
8 52 (2.68%) Murex
8 52 (2.68%) SimCorp
9 50 (2.58%) Salesforce.com
10 41 (2.11%) Calypso
11 37 (1.91%) IBM
12 31 (1.60%) SAP
13 30 (1.55%) BISAM
13 30 (1.55%) SunGard
14 29 (1.49%) Fidessa
15 28 (1.44%) Bloomberg
16 25 (1.29%) Red Hat
17 23 (1.18%) EMC
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £95000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £30000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Tewkesbury, Gloucestershire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Southwest One
Salary: From £33,508 to £34,596 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus fantastic package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Preston, Lancashire
IBM Client Innovation Centre - Preston
Salary: From £25,700 to £44,600 per annum Dependant on Experience
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 4 days ago
Oldham, Lancashire
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + bens
Posted: Yesterday