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

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 289 244 279
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +35
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 976 1342 1172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.31% 1.10%
As % of the General category 2.57% 2.96% 2.51%
Number of salaries quoted 813 1138 934
Median salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £37,400 £33,045 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,773 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.36% -7.33%
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
37917 45364 46720
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.76% 44.39% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 31404 36717 36484
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £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 24 September 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 24 September 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 -38 636 £61,000 -2.40% 62
South East +73 143 £52,500 +17.97% 14
West Midlands -5 43 £35,000 -33.33% 5
Yorkshire +11 36 £30,000 -20.00% 10
South West -60 35 £37,500 -2.59% 9
East of England -19 31 £42,500 +10.38% 6
North West -2 30 £43,750 +9.37% 2
East Midlands -3 27 £45,000 +7.98% 10
North East +9 1 £60,000 +9.09%
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 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 England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 854 (43.88%) Finance
2 703 (36.13%) SQL
3 477 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
4 422 (21.69%) SQL Server
5 408 (20.97%) C#
6 393 (20.20%) Microsoft
7 350 (17.99%) Project Management
8 349 (17.93%) Banking
9 336 (17.27%) .NET
10 326 (16.75%) Windows
11 296 (15.21%) Degree
12 289 (14.85%) Front Office
13 269 (13.82%) Java
14 252 (12.95%) Asset Management
15 248 (12.74%) MS Excel
16 240 (12.33%) JavaScript
17 238 (12.23%) Linux
18 235 (12.08%) Oracle
19 188 (9.66%) XML
19 188 (9.66%) QA
19 188 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
20 180 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
21 176 (9.04%) SDLC
22 174 (8.94%) MVC
23 172 (8.84%) Unix
24 170 (8.74%) HTML
25 162 (8.32%) Business Analysis
26 156 (8.02%) CRM
27 153 (7.86%) Hedge funds
28 152 (7.81%) jQuery

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 53 (2.72%) MS Exchange
2 52 (2.67%) WebSphere
3 48 (2.47%) SharePoint
4 45 (2.31%) IIS
5 38 (1.95%) MQSeries
6 26 (1.34%) Apache
6 26 (1.34%) Tomcat
7 24 (1.23%) Skype for Business
8 23 (1.18%) WebLogic
9 21 (1.08%) Confluence
10 18 (0.92%) Exchange Server 2010
11 17 (0.87%) CMS
12 13 (0.67%) JBoss
13 11 (0.57%) WebSphere Application Server
14 10 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
14 10 (0.51%) GlassFish
14 10 (0.51%) SharePoint 2010
15 9 (0.46%) ArcGIS
15 9 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
16 8 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 248 (12.74%) MS Excel
2 119 (6.12%) MS Office
3 44 (2.26%) MS Project
4 37 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 14 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 10 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 7 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.10%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.051%) InVision
10 1 (0.051%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 80 (4.11%) Markit EDM
2 38 (1.95%) thinkFolio
3 27 (1.39%) Dynamics CRM
4 24 (1.23%) SimCorp Dimension
5 23 (1.18%) LatentZero
6 14 (0.72%) Beauchamp
7 12 (0.62%) IntelliMatch
7 12 (0.62%) SAP CRM
8 11 (0.57%) Dynamics AX
8 11 (0.57%) Misys Opics
9 10 (0.51%) Dynamics NAV
10 9 (0.46%) Advent Geneva
10 9 (0.46%) Summit
11 8 (0.41%) Eagle PACE
12 7 (0.36%) SAP FI
12 7 (0.36%) Tradar
13 6 (0.31%) Magento
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
13 6 (0.31%) Oracle EBS
14 5 (0.26%) SAP FSCM
Cloud Services
1 39 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
1 39 (2.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.44%) SaaS
3 17 (0.87%) Google Play
4 16 (0.82%) iTunes
4 16 (0.82%) Office 365
5 7 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.31%) Amazon ELB
6 6 (0.31%) IaaS
7 4 (0.21%) FinancialForce.com
7 4 (0.21%) GitHub
7 4 (0.21%) OneDrive
7 4 (0.21%) PaaS
8 3 (0.15%) IBM Cloud
8 3 (0.15%) SoftLayer
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.051%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.051%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 91 (4.68%) Firewall
2 84 (4.32%) LAN
3 78 (4.01%) TCP/IP
4 76 (3.91%) WAN
5 56 (2.88%) DNS
6 49 (2.52%) DHCP
7 40 (2.06%) SAN
8 38 (1.95%) VPN
9 31 (1.59%) Internet
10 28 (1.44%) Cisco ASA
11 22 (1.13%) FTP
12 21 (1.08%) HTTP
12 21 (1.08%) Wireless
13 19 (0.98%) Cisco PIX
14 18 (0.92%) Wi-Fi
15 17 (0.87%) Network Security
16 16 (0.82%) MPLS
17 13 (0.67%) Intranet
18 12 (0.62%) NetScaler
19 11 (0.57%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 422 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (5.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 77 (3.96%) MySQL
5 53 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (2.31%) Big Data
6 45 (2.31%) Relational Database
7 42 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 40 (2.06%) MongoDB
8 40 (2.06%) SQL Server 2008
9 34 (1.75%) SQL Server 2005
10 32 (1.64%) NoSQL
11 30 (1.54%) Redis
12 28 (1.44%) QlikView
12 28 (1.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 23 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
14 22 (1.13%) Oracle Database
15 18 (0.92%) DTS
15 18 (0.92%) RDBMS
16 17 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 114 (5.86%) Selenium
2 95 (4.88%) JIRA
3 92 (4.73%) Team Foundation Server
4 71 (3.65%) Git (software)
5 57 (2.93%) TeamCity
6 34 (1.75%) Jenkins
7 32 (1.64%) SoapUI
7 32 (1.64%) TestDirector
8 31 (1.59%) Cucumber
9 28 (1.44%) Subversion
10 26 (1.34%) Visual Studio
11 23 (1.18%) HP UFT
12 21 (1.08%) Maven
13 20 (1.03%) NUnit
14 17 (0.87%) MSTest
15 16 (0.82%) Rhino Mocks
16 14 (0.72%) JUnit
17 13 (0.67%) Ant
18 11 (0.57%) Moq
19 9 (0.46%) AccuRev
General
1 854 (43.88%) Finance
2 349 (17.93%) Banking
3 289 (14.85%) Front Office
4 141 (7.25%) Retail
5 129 (6.63%) Investment Banking
6 58 (2.98%) Telecoms
7 56 (2.88%) Financial Institution
8 46 (2.36%) Legal
8 46 (2.36%) Marketing
9 45 (2.31%) Games
10 28 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
11 26 (1.34%) Law
12 24 (1.23%) Online Betting
13 18 (0.92%) Publishing
14 16 (0.82%) Music Industry
15 15 (0.77%) Advertising
15 15 (0.77%) Manufacturing
16 14 (0.72%) Billing
17 12 (0.62%) Military
18 11 (0.57%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 515 (26.46%) Analyst
2 484 (24.87%) Developer
3 223 (11.46%) Business Analyst
4 205 (10.53%) C# Developer
5 161 (8.27%) Support Analyst
6 157 (8.07%) .NET Developer
7 154 (7.91%) Project Manager
8 141 (7.25%) Consultant
9 135 (6.94%) Applications Support
10 117 (6.01%) C# .NET Developer
11 114 (5.86%) SQL Developer
12 99 (5.09%) Java Developer
13 96 (4.93%) Applications Support Analyst
14 69 (3.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 69 (3.55%) Financial Analyst
15 68 (3.49%) Architect
16 67 (3.44%) SQL Analyst
17 65 (3.34%) Senior Developer
18 56 (2.88%) Software Developer
19 51 (2.62%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (17.27%) .NET
2 188 (9.66%) XML
3 170 (8.74%) HTML
4 152 (7.81%) jQuery
5 133 (6.83%) CSS
6 128 (6.58%) WCF
7 111 (5.70%) Web Services
8 107 (5.50%) AngularJS
9 101 (5.19%) ASP.NET
10 81 (4.16%) .NET Framework
11 77 (3.96%) WPF
12 74 (3.80%) JSON
13 69 (3.55%) Entity Framework
14 57 (2.93%) HTML5
15 54 (2.77%) ASP.NET Web API
16 53 (2.72%) KnockoutJS
17 47 (2.42%) FIX Protocol
17 47 (2.42%) Middleware
18 46 (2.36%) RESTful
19 44 (2.26%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 188 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 153 (7.86%) Hedge funds
3 125 (6.42%) Derivative
3 125 (6.42%) Fixed Income
4 121 (6.22%) Computer Science
5 86 (4.42%) Management Information System
6 85 (4.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 63 (3.24%) Fintech
8 49 (2.52%) Mathematics
9 48 (2.47%) Enterprise Software
9 48 (2.47%) User Experience
10 47 (2.42%) Data Centre
10 47 (2.42%) Equities
11 38 (1.95%) Algorithms
12 37 (1.90%) Data Structures
13 34 (1.75%) EPoS
14 26 (1.34%) Reinsurance
15 23 (1.18%) Equity Derivative
15 23 (1.18%) Reference Data
15 23 (1.18%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 326 (16.75%) Windows
2 238 (12.23%) Linux
3 172 (8.84%) Unix
4 146 (7.50%) Windows Server
5 78 (4.01%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 32 (1.64%) Windows 7
8 30 (1.54%) Solaris
9 25 (1.28%) Android
10 21 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 20 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
12 17 (0.87%) Apple iOS
13 13 (0.67%) Windows 8
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
14 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
15 7 (0.36%) CentOS
15 7 (0.36%) Windows 10
16 6 (0.31%) Kali Linux
16 6 (0.31%) Mac OS
17 5 (0.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 477 (24.51%) Agile Software Development
2 350 (17.99%) Project Management
3 252 (12.95%) Asset Management
4 180 (9.25%) Stakeholder Management
5 176 (9.04%) SDLC
6 174 (8.94%) MVC
7 162 (8.32%) Business Analysis
8 156 (8.02%) CRM
9 141 (7.25%) Scrum
10 139 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 138 (7.09%) Continuous Integration
12 135 (6.94%) Web Development
13 134 (6.89%) E-Commerce
13 134 (6.89%) Software Engineering
14 130 (6.68%) ITIL
15 122 (6.27%) Business Intelligence
16 113 (5.81%) OO
17 109 (5.60%) Investment Management
18 103 (5.29%) TDD
19 97 (4.98%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 703 (36.13%) SQL
2 408 (20.97%) C#
3 269 (13.82%) Java
4 240 (12.33%) JavaScript
5 117 (6.01%) Python
6 96 (4.93%) T-SQL
7 93 (4.78%) PL/SQL
8 86 (4.42%) C
9 82 (4.21%) C++
10 72 (3.70%) PHP
11 61 (3.13%) Perl
12 56 (2.88%) VB
13 47 (2.42%) PowerShell
14 45 (2.31%) Shell Script
15 39 (2.00%) Bash Shell
16 36 (1.85%) VBA
17 32 (1.64%) Ruby
18 30 (1.54%) VB.NET
19 24 (1.23%) Scala
20 14 (0.72%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 296 (15.21%) Degree
2 44 (2.26%) ISEB
3 36 (1.85%) Security Cleared
4 33 (1.70%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.54%) Cisco Certification
6 28 (1.44%) PMP
7 26 (1.34%) CCNA
8 20 (1.03%) ISTQB
9 19 (0.98%) MCSE
10 16 (0.82%) DV Cleared
11 15 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 15 (0.77%) SC Cleared
12 13 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
13 11 (0.57%) CCNP
14 10 (0.51%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 9 (0.46%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 9 (0.46%) MCSA
15 9 (0.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
16 8 (0.41%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 188 (9.66%) QA
2 126 (6.47%) MiFID
3 48 (2.47%) SLA
4 29 (1.49%) EMIR
5 23 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 22 (1.13%) PCI DSS
7 20 (1.03%) ISO 9001
8 19 (0.98%) Data Quality
9 17 (0.87%) Dodd-Frank
10 14 (0.72%) ISO 14001
11 8 (0.41%) ISO22301
12 7 (0.36%) PMBOK
13 6 (0.31%) FATCA
13 6 (0.31%) SEPA
14 5 (0.26%) Basel III
14 5 (0.26%) UCITS
15 4 (0.21%) AIFMD
15 4 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 4 (0.21%) Solvency II
16 1 (0.051%) ISO15022
System Software
1 139 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 124 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (2.36%) XenApp
4 44 (2.26%) Hyper-V
5 35 (1.80%) vSphere
6 24 (1.23%) XenDesktop
7 20 (1.03%) Terminal Services
8 19 (0.98%) Docker
9 18 (0.92%) ISA Server
10 17 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
11 16 (0.82%) Forefront TMG
12 13 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
12 13 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
13 12 (0.62%) VMware ESX
14 11 (0.57%) XenServer
15 6 (0.31%) Gluster
15 6 (0.31%) iptables
15 6 (0.31%) NFS
16 5 (0.26%) Microsoft App-V
17 4 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 61 (3.13%) SCOM
2 53 (2.72%) SCCM
3 42 (2.16%) Control-M
4 22 (1.13%) WSUS
5 21 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 20 (1.03%) Puppet
7 18 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
8 17 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
8 17 (0.87%) MOM
9 15 (0.77%) Nagios
10 11 (0.57%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.51%) Ansible
11 10 (0.51%) Backup Exec
12 8 (0.41%) HAProxy
13 6 (0.31%) Nessus
13 6 (0.31%) Nmap
14 5 (0.26%) EMC NetWorker
15 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
15 4 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.21%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 393 (20.20%) Microsoft
2 235 (12.08%) Oracle
3 142 (7.30%) VMware
4 79 (4.06%) Cisco
5 62 (3.19%) Citrix
6 59 (3.03%) HP
7 57 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
8 54 (2.77%) Sybase
9 50 (2.57%) Murex
10 47 (2.42%) Charles River
11 42 (2.16%) IBM
12 39 (2.00%) Calypso
13 38 (1.95%) SimCorp
14 36 (1.85%) Fidessa
15 34 (1.75%) Bloomberg
16 33 (1.70%) SAP
17 30 (1.54%) BISAM
18 29 (1.49%) SunGard
19 26 (1.34%) Apple
20 25 (1.28%) Sun
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chipping Norton, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £30,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Yorkshire
Maurice Nash
Salary: From £40,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Flagstone Investment Management
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
Oscar
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Fordingbridge, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £50000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £50000 - £53000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + options
Posted: 4 days ago