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

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 322 252 246
Rank change year-on-year
-70 -6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 921 1321 1439
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 1.28% 1.29%
As % of the General category 2.20% 2.90% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 777 1018 1154
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -0.99%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,850 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
41880 45532 49131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.59% 44.27% 44.16%
Number of salaries quoted 34509 36019 38599
Median salary £52,500 £51,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.94% +3.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.65%

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 4 May 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 4 May 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 -70 582 £67,500 +17.39% 72
South East -16 116 £37,000 -16.85% 15
North West +21 51 £37,500 -6.25% 15
West Midlands -41 45 £41,000 -3.52% 6
Yorkshire +4 40 £35,000 -6.66% 19
East Midlands +21 33 £45,000 +5.88% 2
South West -51 25 £40,750 +23.48% 13
East of England -11 18 £45,000 +2.85% 2
North East +11 6 £16,500 -49.23% 2
Midlands - 1 - -
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 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 England region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 1007 (49.51%) Finance
2 631 (31.02%) SQL
3 474 (23.30%) Microsoft
4 456 (22.42%) SQL Server
5 447 (21.98%) C#
5 447 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
6 446 (21.93%) .NET
7 423 (20.80%) Banking
8 399 (19.62%) Windows
9 334 (16.42%) Front Office
10 328 (16.13%) Project Management
11 310 (15.24%) Oracle
12 261 (12.83%) Degree
13 254 (12.49%) JavaScript
14 250 (12.29%) MS Excel
15 230 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
16 225 (11.06%) Asset Management
17 201 (9.88%) Java
18 195 (9.59%) MVC
19 180 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
20 178 (8.75%) Fixed Income
21 175 (8.60%) Business Analysis
22 174 (8.55%) Web Development
22 174 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
23 173 (8.51%) jQuery
24 172 (8.46%) Linux
25 171 (8.41%) SDLC
26 170 (8.36%) MS Office
26 170 (8.36%) Investment Banking
27 168 (8.26%) Continuous Integration

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 64 (3.15%) SharePoint
2 52 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 48 (2.36%) IIS
4 34 (1.67%) Skype for Business
5 29 (1.43%) CMS
6 27 (1.33%) Exchange Server 2010
6 27 (1.33%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2013
8 16 (0.79%) Apache
9 15 (0.74%) Confluence
9 15 (0.74%) Node.js
9 15 (0.74%) WebSphere
10 11 (0.54%) Drupal
10 11 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
11 10 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 9 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2007
12 9 (0.44%) SharePoint 2010
13 8 (0.39%) WebSphere Application Server
13 8 (0.39%) WordPress
14 6 (0.29%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 250 (12.29%) MS Excel
2 170 (8.36%) MS Office
3 53 (2.61%) MS Project
4 21 (1.03%) Photoshop
5 18 (0.88%) MS PowerPoint
5 18 (0.88%) MS Visio
6 12 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.098%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 57 (2.80%) thinkFolio
2 46 (2.26%) Markit EDM
3 27 (1.33%) SimCorp Dimension
4 17 (0.84%) IntelliMatch
5 14 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
6 12 (0.59%) Beauchamp
6 12 (0.59%) Summit
7 11 (0.54%) LatentZero
8 10 (0.49%) Kondor
8 10 (0.49%) Salerio
9 7 (0.34%) Eagle PACE
9 7 (0.34%) Misys Opics
9 7 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
10 4 (0.20%) Advent Moxy
10 4 (0.20%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
10 4 (0.20%) Algo Collateral
10 4 (0.20%) Eagle STAR
10 4 (0.20%) Eze OMS
10 4 (0.20%) Finacle
10 4 (0.20%) Tradar
Cloud Services
1 31 (1.52%) Amazon AWS
1 31 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 28 (1.38%) SaaS
3 22 (1.08%) Office 365
4 8 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 8 (0.39%) IaaS
5 6 (0.29%) Google Apps
5 6 (0.29%) IBM Blueworks
6 5 (0.25%) GitHub
6 5 (0.25%) SoftLayer
7 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.15%) iPaaS
7 3 (0.15%) Route 53
7 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.098%) AdWords
Communications & Networking
1 62 (3.05%) DNS
2 60 (2.95%) LAN
3 59 (2.90%) Firewall
4 53 (2.61%) DHCP
5 46 (2.26%) TCP/IP
5 46 (2.26%) WAN
6 38 (1.87%) Internet
7 22 (1.08%) Intranet
8 21 (1.03%) Wi-Fi
9 20 (0.98%) SAN
10 18 (0.88%) Cisco ASA
11 16 (0.79%) VPN
12 15 (0.74%) VoIP
13 13 (0.64%) Cisco PIX
14 12 (0.59%) HTTP
14 12 (0.59%) Wireless
15 10 (0.49%) 3G
15 10 (0.49%) Extranet
15 10 (0.49%) Network Security
16 9 (0.44%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 456 (22.42%) SQL Server
2 180 (8.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 174 (8.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 73 (3.59%) Data Warehouse
5 64 (3.15%) MySQL
6 53 (2.61%) Relational Database
7 37 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
8 32 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
9 30 (1.47%) Big Data
10 29 (1.43%) NoSQL
10 29 (1.43%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.38%) Oracle Database
12 23 (1.13%) BusinessObjects
13 18 (0.88%) Redis
14 11 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.54%) Hazelcast
14 11 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (0.49%) EDRMS
15 10 (0.49%) Oracle Database 11g
16 9 (0.44%) Informix
Development Applications
1 122 (6.00%) Selenium
2 96 (4.72%) TeamCity
3 64 (3.15%) JIRA
4 58 (2.85%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (2.46%) Git (software)
6 47 (2.31%) Visual Studio
7 29 (1.43%) NUnit
8 28 (1.38%) Jenkins
9 23 (1.13%) JUnit
10 22 (1.08%) MSTest
11 20 (0.98%) Moq
12 18 (0.88%) FitNesse
13 17 (0.84%) Octopus Deploy
13 17 (0.84%) SpecFlow
14 16 (0.79%) Cucumber
14 16 (0.79%) HP UFT
15 13 (0.64%) Maven
16 12 (0.59%) Jasmine
17 11 (0.54%) SoapUI
17 11 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 1007 (49.51%) Finance
2 423 (20.80%) Banking
3 334 (16.42%) Front Office
4 170 (8.36%) Investment Banking
5 160 (7.87%) Retail
6 65 (3.20%) Legal
7 58 (2.85%) Telecoms
8 54 (2.65%) Marketing
9 39 (1.92%) Financial Institution
10 25 (1.23%) Law
11 22 (1.08%) Advertising
11 22 (1.08%) Brand Awareness
11 22 (1.08%) French Language
11 22 (1.08%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.88%) Games
13 17 (0.84%) Publishing
14 15 (0.74%) Corporate Banking
15 14 (0.69%) Private Banking
16 13 (0.64%) Retail Banking
17 11 (0.54%) German Language
Job Titles
1 548 (26.94%) Developer
2 535 (26.30%) Analyst
3 286 (14.06%) Business Analyst
4 231 (11.36%) C# Developer
5 192 (9.44%) .NET Developer
6 157 (7.72%) SQL Developer
7 147 (7.23%) Project Manager
8 143 (7.03%) C# .NET Developer
8 143 (7.03%) Consultant
9 116 (5.70%) Support Analyst
10 113 (5.56%) Senior Developer
11 99 (4.87%) Applications Support
12 84 (4.13%) IT Analyst
13 75 (3.69%) Applications Support Analyst
14 74 (3.64%) Banking Analyst
15 70 (3.44%) Architect
15 70 (3.44%) IT Business Analyst
15 70 (3.44%) SSIS Developer
16 67 (3.29%) Business IT Analyst
17 63 (3.10%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 446 (21.93%) .NET
2 173 (8.51%) jQuery
3 146 (7.18%) HTML
4 144 (7.08%) WCF
5 131 (6.44%) .NET Framework
6 123 (6.05%) AngularJS
7 120 (5.90%) CSS
8 113 (5.56%) ASP.NET
9 103 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
10 101 (4.97%) JSON
11 98 (4.82%) Entity Framework
12 90 (4.42%) XML
13 83 (4.08%) Web Services
14 78 (3.83%) WPF
15 61 (3.00%) ASP.NET MVC
16 59 (2.90%) FIX Protocol
17 55 (2.70%) HTML5
18 53 (2.61%) ASP.NET Web API
19 48 (2.36%) SOAP
20 45 (2.21%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 230 (11.31%) Analytical Skills
2 178 (8.75%) Fixed Income
3 166 (8.16%) Hedge funds
4 164 (8.06%) Derivative
5 128 (6.29%) Equities
6 108 (5.31%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 101 (4.97%) Computer Science
8 97 (4.77%) Management Information System
9 45 (2.21%) Mathematics
10 41 (2.02%) Fintech
11 37 (1.82%) Equity Derivative
12 33 (1.62%) Client/Server
12 33 (1.62%) SWIFT
13 28 (1.38%) Mobile App
14 26 (1.28%) User Experience
15 25 (1.23%) Reference Data
16 23 (1.13%) Blog
17 22 (1.08%) Data Structures
18 21 (1.03%) Data Centre
18 21 (1.03%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 399 (19.62%) Windows
2 172 (8.46%) Linux
3 145 (7.13%) Unix
4 89 (4.38%) Windows Server
5 62 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 45 (2.21%) Windows 7
7 39 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
8 36 (1.77%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 27 (1.33%) Windows XP
11 23 (1.13%) Android
12 22 (1.08%) Solaris
13 19 (0.93%) Windows 8
14 14 (0.69%) Apple iOS
14 14 (0.69%) CentOS
15 7 (0.34%) AIX
16 4 (0.20%) Mac OS
16 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
17 3 (0.15%) Windows 2000
17 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (16.13%) Project Management
3 225 (11.06%) Asset Management
4 195 (9.59%) MVC
5 175 (8.60%) Business Analysis
6 174 (8.55%) Web Development
7 171 (8.41%) SDLC
8 168 (8.26%) Continuous Integration
9 152 (7.47%) ITIL
10 148 (7.28%) Investment Management
11 137 (6.74%) Stakeholder Management
12 128 (6.29%) PRINCE2
13 126 (6.19%) E-Commerce
14 122 (6.00%) Scrum
15 121 (5.95%) TDD
16 107 (5.26%) CRM
17 103 (5.06%) Risk Management
18 96 (4.72%) Service Delivery
18 96 (4.72%) Workflow
19 95 (4.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 631 (31.02%) SQL
2 447 (21.98%) C#
3 254 (12.49%) JavaScript
4 201 (9.88%) Java
5 129 (6.34%) PL/SQL
6 92 (4.52%) Python
7 79 (3.88%) C++
8 57 (2.80%) VBA
9 56 (2.75%) PHP
10 53 (2.61%) Perl
11 50 (2.46%) VB
12 43 (2.11%) C
12 43 (2.11%) T-SQL
12 43 (2.11%) VB.NET
13 31 (1.52%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.38%) Bash Shell
15 26 (1.28%) Shell Script
16 25 (1.23%) VB6
17 13 (0.64%) TypeScript
18 12 (0.59%) CoffeeScript
Qualifications
1 261 (12.83%) Degree
2 51 (2.51%) Microsoft Certification
3 50 (2.46%) Cisco Certification
4 34 (1.67%) CCNA
5 32 (1.57%) PMI Certification
5 32 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 29 (1.43%) MCSE
6 29 (1.43%) PMP
7 27 (1.33%) Security Cleared
7 27 (1.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 24 (1.18%) CCNP
9 23 (1.13%) ISEB
10 19 (0.93%) Citrix Certification
11 18 (0.88%) CCA
11 18 (0.88%) ISTQB
12 16 (0.79%) ACCA
13 15 (0.74%) CIMA
13 15 (0.74%) MCP
14 14 (0.69%) CISSP
14 14 (0.69%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 155 (7.62%) MiFID
2 132 (6.49%) QA
3 57 (2.80%) EMIR
4 56 (2.75%) SLA
5 44 (2.16%) Data Quality
6 34 (1.67%) Dodd-Frank
7 26 (1.28%) COBIT
7 26 (1.28%) SEPA
8 25 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 18 (0.88%) ISO 9001
10 16 (0.79%) ISO 14001
10 16 (0.79%) ISO22301
11 13 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 12 (0.59%) Solvency II
13 10 (0.49%) P3O
13 10 (0.49%) PCI DSS
14 3 (0.15%) Basel III
14 3 (0.15%) BS7799
15 2 (0.098%) Basel II
15 2 (0.098%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 137 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 86 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (1.47%) XenApp
4 27 (1.33%) vSphere
5 22 (1.08%) Hyper-V
6 18 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
7 15 (0.74%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (0.64%) Terminal Services
9 11 (0.54%) VMware ESX
10 10 (0.49%) XenDesktop
11 8 (0.39%) Docker
12 7 (0.34%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.20%) ISA Server
14 3 (0.15%) vCloud
14 3 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
15 2 (0.098%) Firmware
15 2 (0.098%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 1 (0.049%) KVM
16 1 (0.049%) Oracle RAC
16 1 (0.049%) Xen
Systems Management
1 32 (1.57%) SCOM
2 29 (1.43%) SCCM
3 27 (1.33%) WSUS
4 20 (0.98%) Nagios
5 17 (0.84%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 16 (0.79%) MOM
7 15 (0.74%) HP Quality Center
7 15 (0.74%) Opscode Chef
8 13 (0.64%) Backup Exec
9 12 (0.59%) Norton AntiVirus
10 11 (0.54%) HP SIM
11 10 (0.49%) Control-M
12 9 (0.44%) Ansible
12 9 (0.44%) Grafana
12 9 (0.44%) Graphite
12 9 (0.44%) Opsview
12 9 (0.44%) Salt
13 8 (0.39%) logstash
13 8 (0.39%) Unicenter
14 7 (0.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 474 (23.30%) Microsoft
2 310 (15.24%) Oracle
3 113 (5.56%) VMware
4 76 (3.74%) Cisco
5 67 (3.29%) Murex
6 66 (3.24%) Charles River
7 59 (2.90%) Citrix
8 50 (2.46%) Calypso
9 46 (2.26%) SimCorp
10 44 (2.16%) HP
11 42 (2.06%) IBM
11 42 (2.06%) SAP
12 40 (1.97%) Bloomberg
13 36 (1.77%) SunGard
14 29 (1.43%) Red Hat
15 27 (1.33%) Fidessa
16 23 (1.13%) CA
16 23 (1.13%) F5
16 23 (1.13%) Sybase
17 21 (1.03%) Sun
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £70,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Selby, North Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago
Surrey
Optima Connections
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Rotherham, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £22000 per annum
Posted: 22 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £39000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum 7k Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Farnham, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Lancaster, Lancashire
Metaskil Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Somerset
Harvard Associates Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £65000 - £70000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40K - £60K (depending on experience)
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £45000 - £46000 per annum + 15% bonus + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago