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 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
UK / England
Rank 310 296 294
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -2
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 754 1036 1073
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.97% 1.09% 1.08%
As % of the General category 2.36% 2.49% 2.47%
Number of salaries quoted 640 831 883
Median salary £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 £31,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

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
31992 41624 43479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.15% 43.71% 43.77%
Number of salaries quoted 25952 34263 34913
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,000 £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 25 February 2017.

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 25 February 2017. 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 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 -5 497 £70,000 +7.69% 77
South East +65 106 £37,500 -9.63% 12
South West +22 41 £45,000 +16.12% 10
Yorkshire +21 36 £45,000 +28.57% 3
North West -37 28 £40,750 +1.87% 3
West Midlands +13 18 £41,250 +6.45% 6
East of England +18 13 £40,000 +14.28% 4
East Midlands -3 9 £39,000 +4.69% 5
North East 0 4 £26,000 +52.94% 1
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, 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.

1 772 (48.19%) Finance
2 503 (31.40%) SQL
3 363 (22.66%) Banking
4 353 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
5 298 (18.60%) SQL Server
6 274 (17.10%) Windows
7 272 (16.98%) Microsoft
8 244 (15.23%) C#
9 224 (13.98%) Business Analysis
10 216 (13.48%) Front Office
11 212 (13.23%) Java
12 209 (13.05%) .NET
13 204 (12.73%) JavaScript
14 199 (12.42%) Project Management
15 183 (11.42%) MS Excel
16 180 (11.24%) Degree
17 176 (10.99%) Linux
18 165 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
19 163 (10.17%) Oracle
20 156 (9.74%) ITIL
21 140 (8.74%) Windows Server
22 134 (8.36%) SDLC
22 134 (8.36%) Unix
23 133 (8.30%) XML
24 131 (8.18%) VMware
25 130 (8.11%) CRM
26 129 (8.05%) HTML
27 121 (7.55%) Marketing
28 117 (7.30%) Computer Science
28 117 (7.30%) Scrum

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 (3.31%) MS Exchange
2 52 (3.25%) SharePoint
3 39 (2.43%) Skype for Business
4 27 (1.69%) IIS
5 24 (1.50%) BizTalk Server
6 20 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
6 20 (1.25%) WebSphere
7 19 (1.19%) Confluence
8 17 (1.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 17 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
9 16 (1.00%) Apache
9 16 (1.00%) MQSeries
10 13 (0.81%) IBM Notes
11 12 (0.75%) CMS
12 11 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
13 9 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2003
14 8 (0.50%) WebLogic
15 7 (0.44%) Tomcat
16 6 (0.37%) ArcGIS
16 6 (0.37%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 183 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 112 (6.99%) MS Office
3 32 (2.00%) MS Project
4 27 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.062%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 17 (1.06%) SAP CRM
2 16 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 16 (1.00%) thinkFolio
3 13 (0.81%) Markit EDM
4 11 (0.69%) SAP MDG
4 11 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
5 10 (0.62%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.62%) SAP BPC
6 8 (0.50%) Misys Opics
6 8 (0.50%) SAP ERP
6 8 (0.50%) SimCorp Dimension
6 8 (0.50%) Softmar
7 7 (0.44%) NetSuite
7 7 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
7 7 (0.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.37%) Summit
9 5 (0.31%) Eagle PACE
9 5 (0.31%) EQXanite
9 5 (0.31%) Oracle Assets
9 5 (0.31%) Salerio
Cloud Services
1 59 (3.68%) SaaS
2 32 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
4 25 (1.56%) Office 365
5 18 (1.12%) Yammer
6 13 (0.81%) Google Play
6 13 (0.81%) iTunes
7 12 (0.75%) GitHub
8 8 (0.50%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (0.37%) IaaS
10 5 (0.31%) PaaS
11 3 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
11 3 (0.19%) FinancialForce.com
11 3 (0.19%) OneDrive
12 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
12 2 (0.12%) Force.com
12 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
13 1 (0.062%) Cloud Computing
13 1 (0.062%) Google Analytics
13 1 (0.062%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.87%) Firewall
2 47 (2.93%) DNS
3 46 (2.87%) TCP/IP
4 40 (2.50%) LAN
4 40 (2.50%) WAN
5 34 (2.12%) DHCP
5 34 (2.12%) VPN
6 26 (1.62%) SAN
7 22 (1.37%) Internet
7 22 (1.37%) MPLS
8 18 (1.12%) SSL
9 15 (0.94%) Cisco ASA
9 15 (0.94%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (0.87%) NAS
11 13 (0.81%) Skype
12 11 (0.69%) Network Security
13 10 (0.62%) BGP
13 10 (0.62%) VoIP
13 10 (0.62%) Wireless
14 9 (0.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 298 (18.60%) SQL Server
2 65 (4.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 63 (3.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
5 48 (3.00%) MongoDB
5 48 (3.00%) MySQL
6 47 (2.93%) NoSQL
7 38 (2.37%) SQL Server 2012
8 35 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (1.87%) Big Data
9 30 (1.87%) BusinessObjects
10 25 (1.56%) Relational Database
10 25 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 21 (1.31%) Oracle Database
12 20 (1.25%) SQL Server 2005
13 17 (1.06%) MS Access
13 17 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
13 17 (1.06%) SAP HANA
14 16 (1.00%) DTS
15 13 (0.81%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 52 (3.25%) Selenium
2 50 (3.12%) JIRA
3 48 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 26 (1.62%) TeamCity
5 25 (1.56%) Visual Studio
6 24 (1.50%) Jenkins
7 23 (1.44%) Cucumber
8 22 (1.37%) Maven
9 21 (1.31%) Team Foundation Server
10 18 (1.12%) JUnit
11 16 (1.00%) HP UFT
12 15 (0.94%) SoapUI
13 14 (0.87%) SpecFlow
14 11 (0.69%) NUnit
14 11 (0.69%) Octopus Deploy
15 8 (0.50%) FitNesse
15 8 (0.50%) Subversion
16 7 (0.44%) ERwin
17 6 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
17 6 (0.37%) PowerBuilder
General
1 772 (48.19%) Finance
2 363 (22.66%) Banking
3 216 (13.48%) Front Office
4 121 (7.55%) Marketing
5 101 (6.30%) Retail
6 91 (5.68%) Investment Banking
7 72 (4.49%) Legal
8 48 (3.00%) Telecoms
9 47 (2.93%) Financial Institution
10 35 (2.18%) Corporate Banking
11 33 (2.06%) Games
12 32 (2.00%) Advertising
13 30 (1.87%) Music Industry
14 22 (1.37%) Manufacturing
15 21 (1.31%) Law
15 21 (1.31%) Private Banking
16 8 (0.50%) Military
17 7 (0.44%) Electronics
17 7 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.44%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 419 (26.15%) Analyst
2 397 (24.78%) Developer
3 207 (12.92%) Business Analyst
4 116 (7.24%) Applications Support
5 109 (6.80%) Support Analyst
6 106 (6.62%) Project Manager
7 100 (6.24%) Architect
8 97 (6.05%) C# Developer
9 87 (5.43%) SQL Developer
10 86 (5.37%) Java Developer
11 83 (5.18%) Senior Developer
12 76 (4.74%) .NET Developer
13 69 (4.31%) Applications Support Analyst
14 64 (4.00%) IT Manager
15 63 (3.93%) Consultant
16 60 (3.75%) Financial Analyst
17 51 (3.18%) Banking Analyst
18 49 (3.06%) C# .NET Developer
19 48 (3.00%) Service Analyst
20 47 (2.93%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 209 (13.05%) .NET
2 133 (8.30%) XML
3 129 (8.05%) HTML
4 102 (6.37%) AngularJS
5 89 (5.56%) CSS
6 70 (4.37%) jQuery
7 67 (4.18%) WPF
8 63 (3.93%) WCF
9 62 (3.87%) FIX Protocol
10 61 (3.81%) ASP.NET
11 54 (3.37%) Spring
12 48 (3.00%) Web Services
13 41 (2.56%) HTML5
14 37 (2.31%) Node.js
15 36 (2.25%) ASP.NET Web API
16 34 (2.12%) React
17 33 (2.06%) .NET Framework
18 32 (2.00%) ASP.NET MVC
18 32 (2.00%) J2EE
19 31 (1.94%) FpML
Miscellaneous
1 117 (7.30%) Computer Science
1 117 (7.30%) Fixed Income
2 114 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
3 97 (6.05%) Derivative
4 75 (4.68%) Hedge funds
5 71 (4.43%) Equities
6 65 (4.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 61 (3.81%) Management Information System
8 50 (3.12%) SWIFT
9 47 (2.93%) Fintech
10 44 (2.75%) User Experience
11 39 (2.43%) Enterprise Software
12 37 (2.31%) Data Centre
13 25 (1.56%) Mobile App
14 22 (1.37%) Clustering
15 21 (1.31%) Virtual Team
16 20 (1.25%) PMI
17 19 (1.19%) Blackberry
17 19 (1.19%) EPoS
18 18 (1.12%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 274 (17.10%) Windows
2 176 (10.99%) Linux
3 140 (8.74%) Windows Server
4 134 (8.36%) Unix
5 68 (4.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (3.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (2.12%) Windows 7
8 28 (1.75%) Solaris
9 23 (1.44%) Windows 8
10 20 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 20 (1.25%) Windows XP
11 17 (1.06%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.69%) Apple iOS
13 10 (0.62%) Mac OS
14 9 (0.56%) Android
15 7 (0.44%) CentOS
16 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.19%) Debian
17 3 (0.19%) VMS
18 2 (0.12%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 353 (22.03%) Agile Software Development
2 224 (13.98%) Business Analysis
3 199 (12.42%) Project Management
4 165 (10.30%) Stakeholder Management
5 156 (9.74%) ITIL
6 134 (8.36%) SDLC
7 130 (8.11%) CRM
8 117 (7.30%) Scrum
9 108 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
10 97 (6.05%) E-Commerce
11 93 (5.81%) MVC
12 91 (5.68%) Asset Management
13 90 (5.62%) PRINCE2
13 90 (5.62%) TDD
14 88 (5.49%) Investment Management
15 87 (5.43%) OO
16 86 (5.37%) Web Development
17 79 (4.93%) Mentoring
18 77 (4.81%) Continuous Integration
19 69 (4.31%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 503 (31.40%) SQL
2 244 (15.23%) C#
3 212 (13.23%) Java
4 204 (12.73%) JavaScript
5 75 (4.68%) PowerShell
6 64 (4.00%) Python
6 64 (4.00%) T-SQL
7 45 (2.81%) PL/SQL
8 41 (2.56%) PHP
9 40 (2.50%) Shell Script
10 39 (2.43%) Perl
11 35 (2.18%) C
12 30 (1.87%) C++
13 28 (1.75%) Bash Shell
14 24 (1.50%) VBA
15 20 (1.25%) Scala
16 16 (1.00%) ABAP
16 16 (1.00%) Ruby
17 13 (0.81%) VB
17 13 (0.81%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 180 (11.24%) Degree
2 35 (2.18%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (1.81%) ISEB
4 26 (1.62%) CCNA
4 26 (1.62%) PMI Certification
5 17 (1.06%) ISTQB
5 17 (1.06%) Security Cleared
6 16 (1.00%) PhD
6 16 (1.00%) Postgraduate
7 15 (0.94%) Microsoft Certification
8 11 (0.69%) CCNP
8 11 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (0.69%) MCP
8 11 (0.69%) MCSE
9 10 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 7 (0.44%) CFA
10 7 (0.44%) PMP
11 5 (0.31%) CCVP
12 4 (0.25%) CCIE
12 4 (0.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (5.93%) QA
2 80 (4.99%) MiFID
3 67 (4.18%) SLA
4 27 (1.69%) EMIR
5 13 (0.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.81%) PMO
6 11 (0.69%) PCI DSS
7 8 (0.50%) Dodd-Frank
8 7 (0.44%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.44%) FATCA
8 7 (0.44%) PMBOK
8 7 (0.44%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.12%) ISAE 3402
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.12%) UCITS
10 1 (0.062%) IFRS
10 1 (0.062%) IFRS 9
10 1 (0.062%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 108 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 94 (5.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.87%) Hyper-V
4 25 (1.56%) vSphere
5 20 (1.25%) XenApp
6 18 (1.12%) Docker
7 11 (0.69%) BlackBerry Internet Service
7 11 (0.69%) Forefront TMG
7 11 (0.69%) Terminal Services
7 11 (0.69%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (0.56%) ISA Server
8 9 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
9 7 (0.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 7 (0.44%) XenDesktop
10 6 (0.37%) NFS
11 4 (0.25%) Firmware
11 4 (0.25%) VMware ESX
12 3 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
12 3 (0.19%) Xen
12 3 (0.19%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 49 (3.06%) SCCM
2 38 (2.37%) SCOM
3 19 (1.19%) WSUS
4 18 (1.12%) Ansible
5 17 (1.06%) Puppet
6 12 (0.75%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 12 (0.75%) Nagios
7 11 (0.69%) MOM
8 10 (0.62%) Control-M
8 10 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.44%) Backup Exec
10 7 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
11 6 (0.37%) EMC NetWorker
12 5 (0.31%) HP SIM
13 3 (0.19%) vMotion
14 2 (0.12%) HAProxy
14 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Clustering
14 2 (0.12%) NetBackup
14 2 (0.12%) WMI
Vendors
1 272 (16.98%) Microsoft
2 163 (10.17%) Oracle
3 131 (8.18%) VMware
4 59 (3.68%) Cisco
5 57 (3.56%) SAP
6 56 (3.50%) Citrix
7 52 (3.25%) HP
8 44 (2.75%) Bloomberg
9 37 (2.31%) IBM
10 28 (1.75%) Charles River
11 26 (1.62%) Google
11 26 (1.62%) Red Hat
12 23 (1.44%) Sun
13 22 (1.37%) Actimize
13 22 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
13 22 (1.37%) Sybase
14 21 (1.31%) Apple
14 21 (1.31%) Murex
15 19 (1.19%) CheckPoint
15 19 (1.19%) Dell
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Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 per annum + Big Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Lifecove
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City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Excellent Package
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
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Bristol, Avon
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £45000 - £125000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £46167 - £52882.20 per annum
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Huddersfield, West Yorkshire
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Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + competitive benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Talent International
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Spring Technology
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonuses and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Best Practice Talent Solutions
Salary: From £55,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
FT Select
Salary: From £18,000 to £22,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus and large package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Parham Consulting
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum plus discretionary bonus and benefit
Posted: 3 days ago
Bromley, Kent
Sterlings Partnership
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum Competitive benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £40k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Plan-net
Salary: Competitive rate
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + plus large package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago