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 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 289 240 251
Rank change year-on-year
-49 +11
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1012 1417 1321
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.10% 1.38% 1.21%
As % of the General category 2.57% 3.10% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 879 1137 1077
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £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
39310 45702 48003
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.87% 44.41% 44.12%
Number of salaries quoted 32817 36624 37670
Median salary £52,500 £51,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +2.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 July 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 July 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 -55 581 £62,500 +4.16% 82
South East +38 163 £49,000 +10.11% 20
West Midlands +52 88 £42,500 - 4
Yorkshire +36 49 £33,750 -14.55% 6
South West -15 41 £35,000 -10.82% 5
North West +18 37 £37,500 -7.40% 6
East Midlands -3 36 £50,000 +17.64% 10
East of England -38 18 £49,000 +27.27% 1
North East +14 10 £47,500 -50.00% 4
Midlands +3 1 - -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 879 (45.43%) Finance
2 640 (33.07%) SQL
3 463 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
4 439 (22.69%) Microsoft
5 425 (21.96%) SQL Server
6 417 (21.55%) C#
7 360 (18.60%) .NET
8 335 (17.31%) Project Management
9 330 (17.05%) Windows
10 325 (16.80%) Banking
11 305 (15.76%) Degree
12 300 (15.50%) Front Office
13 266 (13.75%) Asset Management
14 244 (12.61%) Java
15 243 (12.56%) JavaScript
16 238 (12.30%) MS Excel
17 215 (11.11%) Oracle
18 192 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
19 182 (9.41%) Linux
20 181 (9.35%) QA
21 180 (9.30%) HTML
22 177 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
23 171 (8.84%) Hedge funds
24 168 (8.68%) MVC
25 161 (8.32%) Fixed Income
26 156 (8.06%) Unix
26 156 (8.06%) Business Analysis
26 156 (8.06%) SDLC
27 155 (8.01%) XML
28 153 (7.91%) 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 51 (2.64%) SharePoint
2 47 (2.43%) MS Exchange
3 41 (2.12%) IIS
4 34 (1.76%) WebSphere
5 30 (1.55%) CMS
6 24 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.09%) MQSeries
7 21 (1.09%) Skype for Business
8 19 (0.98%) Confluence
9 16 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (0.72%) Apache
12 12 (0.62%) WebLogic
13 11 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
14 8 (0.41%) Drupal
15 7 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
16 6 (0.31%) OpenROAD
16 6 (0.31%) Oracle Workflow
16 6 (0.31%) WordPress
17 5 (0.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 238 (12.30%) MS Excel
2 136 (7.03%) MS Office
3 46 (2.38%) MS Project
4 30 (1.55%) MS Visio
5 21 (1.09%) Photoshop
6 11 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
7 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
8 4 (0.21%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (0.10%) InVision
9 2 (0.10%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.052%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 81 (4.19%) Markit EDM
2 47 (2.43%) thinkFolio
3 31 (1.60%) SimCorp Dimension
4 25 (1.29%) LatentZero
5 21 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
6 19 (0.98%) IntelliMatch
7 14 (0.72%) Beauchamp
8 11 (0.57%) Misys Opics
9 10 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.41%) Hi Portfolio
10 8 (0.41%) Magento
11 7 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
12 6 (0.31%) Tradar
13 5 (0.26%) Advent Geneva
13 5 (0.26%) PORTIA
13 5 (0.26%) SAP CRM
13 5 (0.26%) SAP HR
14 4 (0.21%) Decalog
14 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 40 (2.07%) Amazon AWS
2 36 (1.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (0.93%) SaaS
4 15 (0.78%) Office 365
5 10 (0.52%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (0.26%) IaaS
6 5 (0.26%) SoftLayer
7 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 3 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.16%) Google Apps
8 3 (0.16%) Google Play
8 3 (0.16%) Route 53
8 3 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
9 2 (0.10%) AdWords
9 2 (0.10%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.10%) FinancialForce.com
9 2 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.10%) PaaS
10 1 (0.052%) GitHub
10 1 (0.052%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 81 (4.19%) LAN
2 74 (3.82%) WAN
3 68 (3.51%) Firewall
4 66 (3.41%) TCP/IP
5 61 (3.15%) DNS
6 51 (2.64%) DHCP
7 33 (1.71%) SAN
8 30 (1.55%) Internet
9 29 (1.50%) VPN
10 25 (1.29%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (1.03%) Wireless
12 19 (0.98%) Cisco ASA
13 17 (0.88%) HTTP
14 16 (0.83%) Network Security
15 15 (0.78%) Intranet
16 14 (0.72%) Cisco PIX
16 14 (0.72%) FTP
17 12 (0.62%) MPLS
18 11 (0.57%) HTTPS
18 11 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 425 (21.96%) SQL Server
2 104 (5.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 103 (5.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 70 (3.62%) MySQL
5 52 (2.69%) Data Warehouse
6 45 (2.33%) Big Data
7 39 (2.02%) Relational Database
8 32 (1.65%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (1.55%) Oracle Database
10 29 (1.50%) SQL Server 2005
10 29 (1.50%) SQL Server 2012
11 27 (1.40%) NoSQL
12 24 (1.24%) RDBMS
13 23 (1.19%) Redis
14 21 (1.09%) MongoDB
15 19 (0.98%) BusinessObjects
16 17 (0.88%) QlikView
17 16 (0.83%) SQL Server 2014
18 14 (0.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
19 13 (0.67%) EDRMS
Development Applications
1 116 (5.99%) Selenium
2 89 (4.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 76 (3.93%) JIRA
4 70 (3.62%) Git (software)
5 66 (3.41%) TeamCity
6 31 (1.60%) SoapUI
7 30 (1.55%) TestDirector
8 29 (1.50%) Visual Studio
9 26 (1.34%) Subversion
10 25 (1.29%) Jenkins
11 23 (1.19%) Cucumber
12 20 (1.03%) HP UFT
13 19 (0.98%) MSTest
14 16 (0.83%) JUnit
14 16 (0.83%) NUnit
15 14 (0.72%) Maven
15 14 (0.72%) Moq
16 12 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
17 10 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
18 9 (0.47%) AccuRev
General
1 879 (45.43%) Finance
2 325 (16.80%) Banking
3 300 (15.50%) Front Office
4 138 (7.13%) Retail
5 131 (6.77%) Investment Banking
6 64 (3.31%) Telecoms
7 59 (3.05%) Marketing
8 55 (2.84%) Legal
9 47 (2.43%) Financial Institution
10 39 (2.02%) Games
11 25 (1.29%) Law
12 24 (1.24%) Manufacturing
13 23 (1.19%) Corporate Banking
14 21 (1.09%) Online Betting
15 20 (1.03%) Billing
16 19 (0.98%) Publishing
17 14 (0.72%) Advertising
18 12 (0.62%) Private Banking
19 10 (0.52%) Retail Banking
20 9 (0.47%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 487 (25.17%) Analyst
2 482 (24.91%) Developer
3 226 (11.68%) Business Analyst
4 219 (11.32%) C# Developer
5 169 (8.73%) .NET Developer
6 161 (8.32%) Project Manager
7 140 (7.24%) Support Analyst
8 138 (7.13%) Consultant
9 128 (6.61%) C# .NET Developer
10 117 (6.05%) Applications Support
11 116 (5.99%) SQL Developer
12 81 (4.19%) Java Developer
13 78 (4.03%) Applications Support Analyst
14 72 (3.72%) Senior Developer
15 69 (3.57%) Software Developer
16 63 (3.26%) Architect
17 60 (3.10%) Senior Analyst
18 56 (2.89%) SQL Analyst
19 54 (2.79%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
20 53 (2.74%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 360 (18.60%) .NET
2 180 (9.30%) HTML
3 155 (8.01%) XML
4 153 (7.91%) jQuery
5 139 (7.18%) CSS
6 124 (6.41%) WCF
7 105 (5.43%) Web Services
8 101 (5.22%) ASP.NET
9 99 (5.12%) AngularJS
10 94 (4.86%) .NET Framework
11 82 (4.24%) JSON
12 72 (3.72%) Entity Framework
13 68 (3.51%) HTML5
14 66 (3.41%) WPF
15 56 (2.89%) KnockoutJS
16 50 (2.58%) REST
17 48 (2.48%) FIX Protocol
18 46 (2.38%) SOAP
19 42 (2.17%) LAMP
19 42 (2.17%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 192 (9.92%) Analytical Skills
2 171 (8.84%) Hedge funds
3 161 (8.32%) Fixed Income
4 147 (7.60%) Derivative
5 119 (6.15%) Computer Science
6 102 (5.27%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 98 (5.06%) Management Information System
8 81 (4.19%) Equities
9 46 (2.38%) User Experience
10 42 (2.17%) Fintech
11 41 (2.12%) Mathematics
12 36 (1.86%) Enterprise Software
13 33 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
14 30 (1.55%) Client/Server
14 30 (1.55%) Data Structures
15 27 (1.40%) Data Centre
15 27 (1.40%) EPoS
16 26 (1.34%) Algorithms
17 20 (1.03%) Reference Data
18 19 (0.98%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 330 (17.05%) Windows
2 182 (9.41%) Linux
3 156 (8.06%) Unix
4 133 (6.87%) Windows Server
5 79 (4.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 61 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (1.76%) Windows 7
8 29 (1.50%) Android
9 23 (1.19%) Solaris
9 23 (1.19%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (1.03%) Apple iOS
10 20 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 17 (0.88%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.47%) CentOS
12 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone
12 9 (0.47%) Windows Phone 8
13 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
13 6 (0.31%) Windows XP
14 4 (0.21%) Kali Linux
15 3 (0.16%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 463 (23.93%) Agile Software Development
2 335 (17.31%) Project Management
3 266 (13.75%) Asset Management
4 177 (9.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 168 (8.68%) MVC
6 156 (8.06%) Business Analysis
6 156 (8.06%) SDLC
7 152 (7.86%) CRM
8 151 (7.80%) PRINCE2
9 149 (7.70%) Web Development
10 141 (7.29%) Scrum
11 133 (6.87%) Investment Management
12 132 (6.82%) Continuous Integration
13 129 (6.67%) E-Commerce
14 128 (6.61%) ITIL
15 115 (5.94%) TDD
16 105 (5.43%) Software Engineering
17 102 (5.27%) Business Intelligence
18 100 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
19 94 (4.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 640 (33.07%) SQL
2 417 (21.55%) C#
3 244 (12.61%) Java
4 243 (12.56%) JavaScript
5 98 (5.06%) Python
6 93 (4.81%) PL/SQL
7 78 (4.03%) C++
8 73 (3.77%) C
9 67 (3.46%) PHP
9 67 (3.46%) T-SQL
10 54 (2.79%) Perl
11 52 (2.69%) VB
12 41 (2.12%) VB.NET
13 39 (2.02%) PowerShell
14 38 (1.96%) VBA
15 34 (1.76%) Shell Script
16 21 (1.09%) Bash Shell
17 14 (0.72%) Lua
17 14 (0.72%) Ruby
18 13 (0.67%) Korn
Qualifications
1 305 (15.76%) Degree
2 44 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
3 40 (2.07%) ISEB
4 37 (1.91%) PMP
5 36 (1.86%) Security Cleared
6 31 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (1.29%) CCNA
8 24 (1.24%) MCSE
9 22 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 21 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 20 (1.03%) ISTQB
12 17 (0.88%) SC Cleared
13 16 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
14 14 (0.72%) CCA
14 14 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 11 (0.57%) DV Cleared
15 11 (0.57%) MCP
15 11 (0.57%) MCSD
15 11 (0.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 10 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 181 (9.35%) QA
2 107 (5.53%) MiFID
3 54 (2.79%) SLA
4 30 (1.55%) EMIR
4 30 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 26 (1.34%) ISO 9001
6 20 (1.03%) ISO 14001
7 19 (0.98%) Data Quality
8 16 (0.83%) ISO22301
8 16 (0.83%) PCI DSS
9 13 (0.67%) Dodd-Frank
10 9 (0.47%) SEPA
11 8 (0.41%) COBIT
12 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 4 (0.21%) PMBOK
14 3 (0.16%) AIFMD
14 3 (0.16%) Basel III
14 3 (0.16%) BS7799
14 3 (0.16%) FATCA
14 3 (0.16%) UCITS
System Software
1 146 (7.55%) Active Directory
2 105 (5.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 40 (2.07%) XenApp
4 37 (1.91%) Hyper-V
5 23 (1.19%) vSphere
6 21 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 17 (0.88%) Terminal Services
7 17 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 15 (0.78%) Forefront TMG
9 13 (0.67%) Docker
9 13 (0.67%) ISA Server
9 13 (0.67%) VMware ESXi
10 11 (0.57%) VMware ESX
11 9 (0.47%) XenServer
12 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 5 (0.26%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
14 3 (0.16%) vCloud
15 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
16 1 (0.052%) KVM
Systems Management
1 51 (2.64%) SCOM
2 41 (2.12%) SCCM
3 34 (1.76%) Control-M
4 23 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.98%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 18 (0.93%) WSUS
7 16 (0.83%) MOM
8 10 (0.52%) Backup Exec
8 10 (0.52%) ITRS Geneos
8 10 (0.52%) Nagios
9 9 (0.47%) Puppet
10 8 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
11 7 (0.36%) Norton AntiVirus
12 5 (0.26%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.21%) Ansible
13 4 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.21%) Nessus
13 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.21%) Nmap
13 4 (0.21%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 439 (22.69%) Microsoft
2 215 (11.11%) Oracle
3 125 (6.46%) VMware
4 76 (3.93%) Cisco
5 63 (3.26%) Citrix
6 60 (3.10%) Murex
7 55 (2.84%) SimCorp
8 54 (2.79%) Charles River
9 51 (2.64%) HP
10 45 (2.33%) Calypso
10 45 (2.33%) Sybase
11 41 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
12 33 (1.71%) SAP
12 33 (1.71%) SunGard
13 30 (1.55%) Bloomberg
14 29 (1.50%) Fidessa
15 28 (1.45%) BISAM
16 25 (1.29%) IBM
16 25 (1.29%) Sun
17 24 (1.24%) Red Hat
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £120000 Per Annum Excellent + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus, Benefits and Training
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Posted: 5 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Premier IT
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £30,000 - £60,000
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
Chippenham, Wiltshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30,000 to 45,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £44000 - £48000 Per Annum + on call + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £37000 - £42000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £65,000 depending on experience.
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago