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 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 290 236 253
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 964 1414 1399
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.05% 1.36% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.45% 3.07% 2.84%
Number of salaries quoted 832 1108 1136
Median salary £55,000 £50,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.45% -8.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,700 £32,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £78,650 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
- -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
39363 46047 49280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 42.89% 44.43% 44.32%
Number of salaries quoted 32793 36961 38831
Median salary £52,500 £50,200 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.58% +0.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -78 559 £65,000 +13.04% 77
South East +10 141 £44,500 - 12
West Midlands +22 83 £42,500 - 7
Yorkshire +34 47 £35,000 -12.50% 14
North West +12 41 £37,500 -6.25% 8
South West -22 39 £36,460 -8.85% 11
East Midlands +10 36 £48,750 +14.70% 4
East of England -18 14 £50,000 +25.00% 3
North East +13 13 £47,500 -50.00% 1
Midlands +3 2 - - 1
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 892 (45.96%) Finance
2 635 (32.72%) SQL
3 473 (24.37%) Microsoft
4 450 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
5 436 (22.46%) SQL Server
6 434 (22.36%) C#
7 400 (20.61%) .NET
8 353 (18.19%) Windows
9 352 (18.13%) Banking
10 334 (17.21%) Project Management
11 317 (16.33%) Front Office
12 297 (15.30%) Degree
13 258 (13.29%) Asset Management
14 249 (12.83%) JavaScript
15 238 (12.26%) Oracle
16 234 (12.06%) MS Excel
17 215 (11.08%) Java
18 194 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
19 184 (9.48%) MVC
20 178 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
21 174 (8.96%) Linux
22 173 (8.91%) HTML
22 173 (8.91%) Fixed Income
23 172 (8.86%) Web Development
24 166 (8.55%) Hedge funds
25 164 (8.45%) jQuery
26 158 (8.14%) QA
27 157 (8.09%) Retail
28 156 (8.04%) Unix
29 155 (7.99%) Business Analysis

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 56 (2.89%) MS Exchange
1 56 (2.89%) SharePoint
2 32 (1.65%) IIS
3 31 (1.60%) CMS
4 30 (1.55%) Skype for Business
5 25 (1.29%) WebSphere
6 24 (1.24%) Exchange Server 2010
6 24 (1.24%) Tomcat
7 18 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.88%) Confluence
9 16 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2007
9 16 (0.82%) MQSeries
10 10 (0.52%) Apache
10 10 (0.52%) Drupal
11 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
12 8 (0.41%) WebLogic
12 8 (0.41%) WordPress
13 7 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 6 (0.31%) SharePoint 2013
15 5 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 234 (12.06%) MS Excel
2 149 (7.68%) MS Office
3 45 (2.32%) MS Project
4 27 (1.39%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.24%) Photoshop
6 12 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
7 10 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
8 8 (0.41%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.10%) InVision
9 2 (0.10%) SketchUp
10 1 (0.052%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 65 (3.35%) Markit EDM
2 40 (2.06%) thinkFolio
3 30 (1.55%) SimCorp Dimension
4 20 (1.03%) IntelliMatch
5 17 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
6 15 (0.77%) LatentZero
7 13 (0.67%) Beauchamp
8 10 (0.52%) Misys Opics
9 9 (0.46%) Dynamics NAV
10 8 (0.41%) Magento
11 7 (0.36%) Hi Portfolio
12 6 (0.31%) Dynamics AX
12 6 (0.31%) Summit
13 5 (0.26%) Salerio
13 5 (0.26%) SAP CRM
14 4 (0.21%) Eagle PACE
14 4 (0.21%) PORTIA
14 4 (0.21%) SAP FI
14 4 (0.21%) SAP HR
14 4 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 33 (1.70%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 19 (0.98%) SaaS
4 17 (0.88%) Office 365
5 9 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (0.36%) IaaS
7 5 (0.26%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.26%) SoftLayer
8 4 (0.21%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.21%) IBM Blueworks
9 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.15%) Route 53
9 3 (0.15%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.10%) AdWords
10 2 (0.10%) Google Play
11 1 (0.052%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.052%) GitHub
11 1 (0.052%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.052%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (4.22%) LAN
2 73 (3.76%) WAN
3 66 (3.40%) Firewall
4 65 (3.35%) DNS
4 65 (3.35%) TCP/IP
5 55 (2.83%) DHCP
6 31 (1.60%) SAN
7 30 (1.55%) Internet
8 28 (1.44%) Wi-Fi
9 25 (1.29%) VPN
10 22 (1.13%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (0.93%) Network Security
11 18 (0.93%) Wireless
12 16 (0.82%) Intranet
13 15 (0.77%) Cisco PIX
14 13 (0.67%) HTTP
15 12 (0.62%) VoIP
16 11 (0.57%) MPLS
17 10 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
17 10 (0.52%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 436 (22.46%) SQL Server
2 123 (6.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 121 (6.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (3.19%) MySQL
5 59 (3.04%) Data Warehouse
6 42 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 39 (2.01%) Oracle Database
8 37 (1.91%) SQL Server 2005
9 36 (1.85%) Big Data
10 29 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
11 27 (1.39%) RDBMS
12 25 (1.29%) NoSQL
13 23 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
13 23 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (0.93%) Redis
15 13 (0.67%) EDRMS
16 12 (0.62%) QlikView
17 11 (0.57%) Crystal Reports
17 11 (0.57%) Hazelcast
17 11 (0.57%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 122 (6.29%) Selenium
2 78 (4.02%) TeamCity
3 77 (3.97%) Team Foundation Server
4 65 (3.35%) JIRA
5 63 (3.25%) Git (software)
6 35 (1.80%) Visual Studio
7 25 (1.29%) SoapUI
8 24 (1.24%) TestDirector
9 21 (1.08%) Cucumber
10 20 (1.03%) HP UFT
10 20 (1.03%) Jenkins
11 19 (0.98%) MSTest
12 18 (0.93%) JUnit
12 18 (0.93%) Subversion
13 17 (0.88%) NUnit
14 14 (0.72%) Moq
15 13 (0.67%) Maven
16 12 (0.62%) Rhino Mocks
17 11 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
17 11 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 892 (45.96%) Finance
2 352 (18.13%) Banking
3 317 (16.33%) Front Office
4 157 (8.09%) Retail
5 140 (7.21%) Investment Banking
6 63 (3.25%) Legal
7 61 (3.14%) Telecoms
8 60 (3.09%) Marketing
9 41 (2.11%) Financial Institution
10 26 (1.34%) Games
11 25 (1.29%) Law
12 24 (1.24%) Manufacturing
13 20 (1.03%) Billing
13 20 (1.03%) Corporate Banking
14 19 (0.98%) Advertising
14 19 (0.98%) Publishing
15 15 (0.77%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.72%) Private Banking
17 11 (0.57%) Online Betting
18 8 (0.41%) Military
Job Titles
1 501 (25.81%) Developer
2 478 (24.63%) Analyst
3 229 (11.80%) Business Analyst
3 229 (11.80%) C# Developer
4 184 (9.48%) .NET Developer
5 153 (7.88%) Project Manager
6 135 (6.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 133 (6.85%) Consultant
8 129 (6.65%) SQL Developer
9 122 (6.29%) Support Analyst
10 101 (5.20%) Applications Support
11 92 (4.74%) Senior Developer
12 70 (3.61%) Applications Support Analyst
12 70 (3.61%) Software Developer
13 69 (3.55%) Architect
14 63 (3.25%) IT Analyst
15 60 (3.09%) Java Developer
16 50 (2.58%) Administrator
17 47 (2.42%) IT Business Analyst
17 47 (2.42%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 400 (20.61%) .NET
2 173 (8.91%) HTML
3 164 (8.45%) jQuery
4 139 (7.16%) CSS
5 131 (6.75%) WCF
6 127 (6.54%) XML
7 108 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 106 (5.46%) ASP.NET
9 104 (5.36%) AngularJS
10 99 (5.10%) Web Services
11 92 (4.74%) JSON
12 80 (4.12%) Entity Framework
13 71 (3.66%) KnockoutJS
14 67 (3.45%) HTML5
14 67 (3.45%) WPF
15 48 (2.47%) REST
16 47 (2.42%) FIX Protocol
17 45 (2.32%) ASP.NET MVC
17 45 (2.32%) SOAP
18 40 (2.06%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 194 (9.99%) Analytical Skills
2 173 (8.91%) Fixed Income
3 166 (8.55%) Hedge funds
4 150 (7.73%) Derivative
5 116 (5.98%) Computer Science
6 111 (5.72%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 104 (5.36%) Management Information System
8 95 (4.89%) Equities
9 41 (2.11%) User Experience
10 38 (1.96%) Fintech
10 38 (1.96%) Mathematics
11 35 (1.80%) Equity Derivative
12 30 (1.55%) Client/Server
13 28 (1.44%) Enterprise Software
14 26 (1.34%) Data Structures
14 26 (1.34%) EPoS
15 24 (1.24%) Reference Data
16 21 (1.08%) Social Media
16 21 (1.08%) SWIFT
17 19 (0.98%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 353 (18.19%) Windows
2 174 (8.96%) Linux
3 156 (8.04%) Unix
4 118 (6.08%) Windows Server
5 77 (3.97%) Windows Server 2008
6 53 (2.73%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (1.91%) Windows 7
8 28 (1.44%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (1.39%) Android
9 27 (1.39%) Solaris
10 19 (0.98%) Windows 8
11 18 (0.93%) Apple iOS
11 18 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 10 (0.52%) CentOS
13 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone
13 9 (0.46%) Windows Phone 8
14 8 (0.41%) Windows XP
15 6 (0.31%) Windows 10
16 4 (0.21%) AIX
16 4 (0.21%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 450 (23.18%) Agile Software Development
2 334 (17.21%) Project Management
3 258 (13.29%) Asset Management
4 184 (9.48%) MVC
5 178 (9.17%) Stakeholder Management
6 172 (8.86%) Web Development
7 155 (7.99%) Business Analysis
8 154 (7.93%) SDLC
9 147 (7.57%) CRM
10 146 (7.52%) ITIL
11 142 (7.32%) PRINCE2
12 137 (7.06%) Continuous Integration
12 137 (7.06%) Scrum
13 136 (7.01%) Investment Management
14 127 (6.54%) E-Commerce
15 110 (5.67%) TDD
16 101 (5.20%) Risk Management
17 94 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
17 94 (4.84%) Wealth Management
18 92 (4.74%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 635 (32.72%) SQL
2 434 (22.36%) C#
3 249 (12.83%) JavaScript
4 215 (11.08%) Java
5 109 (5.62%) PL/SQL
6 90 (4.64%) Python
7 79 (4.07%) C++
8 63 (3.25%) C
8 63 (3.25%) PHP
9 57 (2.94%) T-SQL
10 54 (2.78%) VB
11 51 (2.63%) VBA
12 47 (2.42%) Perl
12 47 (2.42%) VB.NET
13 34 (1.75%) Shell Script
14 33 (1.70%) PowerShell
15 21 (1.08%) VB6
16 16 (0.82%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.67%) Lua
18 12 (0.62%) Korn
Qualifications
1 297 (15.30%) Degree
2 52 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
3 39 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (1.96%) Security Cleared
5 37 (1.91%) PMI Certification
6 35 (1.80%) PMP
7 32 (1.65%) ISEB
8 30 (1.55%) CCNA
8 30 (1.55%) MCSE
9 20 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 18 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 17 (0.88%) ISTQB
12 16 (0.82%) CCNP
12 16 (0.82%) Citrix Certification
12 16 (0.82%) SC Cleared
13 15 (0.77%) CCA
14 13 (0.67%) MCP
15 12 (0.62%) MCSD
16 11 (0.57%) DV Cleared
17 10 (0.52%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 158 (8.14%) QA
2 126 (6.49%) MiFID
3 53 (2.73%) SLA
4 40 (2.06%) EMIR
5 28 (1.44%) Data Quality
6 27 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 26 (1.34%) Dodd-Frank
7 26 (1.34%) ISO 9001
8 20 (1.03%) ISO 14001
9 16 (0.82%) ISO22301
10 13 (0.67%) SEPA
11 12 (0.62%) COBIT
11 12 (0.62%) PCI DSS
12 6 (0.31%) Solvency II
13 5 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 4 (0.21%) AIFMD
14 4 (0.21%) Basel III
15 3 (0.15%) BS7799
15 3 (0.15%) FATCA
15 3 (0.15%) UCITS
System Software
1 150 (7.73%) Active Directory
2 101 (5.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (1.91%) XenApp
4 34 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 27 (1.39%) vSphere
6 20 (1.03%) VMware Workstation
7 18 (0.93%) Terminal Services
7 18 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 17 (0.88%) Forefront TMG
9 12 (0.62%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
11 9 (0.46%) ISA Server
12 8 (0.41%) Docker
13 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 7 (0.36%) XenServer
14 4 (0.21%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
15 3 (0.15%) vCloud
16 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 2 (0.10%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 48 (2.47%) SCOM
2 36 (1.85%) SCCM
3 25 (1.29%) Control-M
3 25 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
3 25 (1.29%) WSUS
4 21 (1.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 18 (0.93%) MOM
6 16 (0.82%) Backup Exec
7 12 (0.62%) Norton AntiVirus
8 8 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
8 8 (0.41%) Nagios
9 7 (0.36%) HP SIM
9 7 (0.36%) Unicenter
10 6 (0.31%) Puppet
11 5 (0.26%) HAProxy
11 5 (0.26%) Opscode Chef
12 4 (0.21%) EMC NetWorker
12 4 (0.21%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.15%) Nessus
13 3 (0.15%) Nmap
Vendors
1 473 (24.37%) Microsoft
2 238 (12.26%) Oracle
3 124 (6.39%) VMware
4 79 (4.07%) Cisco
5 71 (3.66%) Murex
6 62 (3.19%) Citrix
7 53 (2.73%) Charles River
7 53 (2.73%) HP
8 51 (2.63%) SimCorp
9 50 (2.58%) Calypso
10 35 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
10 35 (1.80%) SunGard
11 34 (1.75%) SAP
12 32 (1.65%) Sybase
13 30 (1.55%) Bloomberg
14 27 (1.39%) IBM
14 27 (1.39%) Sun
15 24 (1.24%) BISAM
16 23 (1.18%) Xerox
17 22 (1.13%) CA
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Digital Vision Search Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
West London
Coded People
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Maidstone, Kent
Greywood Associates Limited
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + bens
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Witham, Essex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
EMBS Ltd
Salary: Up to £60k + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucestershire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa; 45,000 - 55,000 + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
University of Durham
Salary: From £31,656 to £37,768 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
CDI Anders Elite Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Annual Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Araya Partners Ltd
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum Salary is approx 40-50k base + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus fantastic package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + bonus, equity
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healtcare
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago