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

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 300 232 255
Rank change year-on-year
-68 +23
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 946 1447 1413
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 1.03% 1.42% 1.26%
As % of the General category 2.37% 3.20% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 804 1100 1132
Median salary £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £84,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,857
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +4.02%
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
39907 45231 49453
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 43.43% 44.23% 44.19%
Number of salaries quoted 33040 36130 39079
Median salary £52,500 £50,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.96% +1.00%
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 29 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 29 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 -72 572 £67,500 +17.39% 83
South East -10 130 £38,000 -14.60% 16
West Midlands -4 68 £42,500 - 9
North West +12 51 £36,000 -4.00% 16
Yorkshire +19 38 £32,500 -13.33% 25
East Midlands +10 29 £46,250 +8.82% 5
South West -54 29 £37,919 +14.90% 9
East of England +5 18 £47,500 +5.55% 1
North East +10 8 £16,500 - 3
Midlands +5 1 - - 1
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 920 (46.72%) Finance
2 611 (31.03%) SQL
3 490 (24.89%) Microsoft
4 438 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
5 429 (21.79%) C#
6 427 (21.69%) SQL Server
7 413 (20.98%) .NET
8 388 (19.71%) Banking
9 370 (18.79%) Windows
10 336 (17.06%) Project Management
11 333 (16.91%) Front Office
12 272 (13.81%) Oracle
13 271 (13.76%) Degree
14 259 (13.15%) MS Excel
15 253 (12.85%) JavaScript
16 232 (11.78%) Asset Management
17 223 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
18 201 (10.21%) Java
19 182 (9.24%) Web Development
20 179 (9.09%) MVC
21 177 (8.99%) Linux
22 175 (8.89%) MS Office
23 170 (8.63%) Fixed Income
24 167 (8.48%) jQuery
25 166 (8.43%) Hedge funds
26 158 (8.02%) HTML
27 156 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
28 155 (7.87%) Investment Banking
28 155 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
29 152 (7.72%) 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 60 (3.05%) SharePoint
2 57 (2.89%) MS Exchange
3 40 (2.03%) IIS
4 31 (1.57%) CMS
4 31 (1.57%) Skype for Business
5 27 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 26 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
7 21 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2013
8 17 (0.86%) Confluence
9 16 (0.81%) Node.js
9 16 (0.81%) WebSphere
10 14 (0.71%) Exchange Server 2007
11 11 (0.56%) Apache
11 11 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
12 10 (0.51%) Drupal
13 9 (0.46%) MQSeries
13 9 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
14 8 (0.41%) WordPress
15 7 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 6 (0.30%) WebLogic
Applications
1 259 (13.15%) MS Excel
2 175 (8.89%) MS Office
3 50 (2.54%) MS Project
4 27 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 24 (1.22%) Photoshop
6 13 (0.66%) MS PowerPoint
6 13 (0.66%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.10%) SketchUp
Business Applications
1 51 (2.59%) Markit EDM
2 46 (2.34%) thinkFolio
3 29 (1.47%) SimCorp Dimension
4 18 (0.91%) IntelliMatch
5 14 (0.71%) Beauchamp
5 14 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
6 11 (0.56%) Summit
7 9 (0.46%) Misys Opics
8 7 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 7 (0.36%) LatentZero
8 7 (0.36%) Magento
8 7 (0.36%) Salerio
9 5 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.25%) SAP CRM
10 4 (0.20%) Decalog
10 4 (0.20%) Hi Portfolio
10 4 (0.20%) HiInvest
10 4 (0.20%) LongView
10 4 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.20%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 25 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
2 21 (1.07%) SaaS
3 20 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 17 (0.86%) Office 365
5 8 (0.41%) Cloud Computing
5 8 (0.41%) IaaS
6 6 (0.30%) Google Apps
6 6 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
7 5 (0.25%) SoftLayer
8 4 (0.20%) GitHub
9 3 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.15%) iPaaS
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 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 70 (3.56%) LAN
2 64 (3.25%) DNS
3 62 (3.15%) Firewall
4 60 (3.05%) WAN
5 54 (2.74%) DHCP
5 54 (2.74%) TCP/IP
6 35 (1.78%) Internet
7 30 (1.52%) SAN
8 27 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
9 23 (1.17%) Intranet
10 20 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (1.02%) VPN
11 18 (0.91%) Network Security
12 13 (0.66%) Cisco PIX
12 13 (0.66%) VoIP
13 12 (0.61%) Wireless
14 11 (0.56%) 3G
15 10 (0.51%) Cisco Nexus
15 10 (0.51%) Extranet
15 10 (0.51%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 427 (21.69%) SQL Server
2 145 (7.36%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 144 (7.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 67 (3.40%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (2.89%) MySQL
6 46 (2.34%) Relational Database
7 41 (2.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 37 (1.88%) Oracle Database
9 32 (1.63%) Big Data
10 31 (1.57%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (1.42%) NoSQL
11 28 (1.42%) RDBMS
12 22 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
13 19 (0.96%) SQL Server 2012
14 17 (0.86%) Redis
15 12 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
15 12 (0.61%) EDRMS
16 11 (0.56%) Hazelcast
17 10 (0.51%) Data Mining
17 10 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 126 (6.40%) Selenium
2 91 (4.62%) TeamCity
3 64 (3.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 59 (3.00%) Git (software)
4 59 (3.00%) JIRA
5 41 (2.08%) Visual Studio
6 25 (1.27%) Jenkins
6 25 (1.27%) NUnit
7 20 (1.02%) MSTest
8 19 (0.96%) JUnit
9 18 (0.91%) HP UFT
10 17 (0.86%) Cucumber
10 17 (0.86%) Moq
11 16 (0.81%) SoapUI
11 16 (0.81%) TestDirector
12 14 (0.71%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 13 (0.66%) Maven
13 13 (0.66%) Subversion
14 12 (0.61%) FitNesse
15 11 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 920 (46.72%) Finance
2 388 (19.71%) Banking
3 333 (16.91%) Front Office
4 155 (7.87%) Investment Banking
5 151 (7.67%) Retail
6 70 (3.56%) Legal
7 62 (3.15%) Telecoms
8 60 (3.05%) Marketing
9 34 (1.73%) Financial Institution
10 29 (1.47%) Law
11 22 (1.12%) Games
12 21 (1.07%) Advertising
12 21 (1.07%) Manufacturing
13 18 (0.91%) Publishing
14 17 (0.86%) Corporate Banking
15 15 (0.76%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.71%) Private Banking
17 12 (0.61%) Billing
17 12 (0.61%) Brand Awareness
18 11 (0.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 507 (25.75%) Developer
2 499 (25.34%) Analyst
3 251 (12.75%) Business Analyst
4 226 (11.48%) C# Developer
5 189 (9.60%) .NET Developer
6 153 (7.77%) Project Manager
7 144 (7.31%) Consultant
8 140 (7.11%) C# .NET Developer
9 133 (6.75%) SQL Developer
10 113 (5.74%) Support Analyst
11 103 (5.23%) Senior Developer
12 98 (4.98%) Applications Support
13 75 (3.81%) IT Analyst
14 72 (3.66%) Applications Support Analyst
15 68 (3.45%) Architect
16 64 (3.25%) Software Developer
17 60 (3.05%) IT Business Analyst
18 58 (2.95%) Banking Analyst
18 58 (2.95%) Business IT Analyst
19 56 (2.84%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 413 (20.98%) .NET
2 167 (8.48%) jQuery
3 158 (8.02%) HTML
4 133 (6.75%) WCF
5 132 (6.70%) CSS
6 121 (6.15%) .NET Framework
7 111 (5.64%) AngularJS
8 108 (5.49%) XML
9 104 (5.28%) ASP.NET
10 100 (5.08%) JSON
11 89 (4.52%) Entity Framework
11 89 (4.52%) KnockoutJS
12 86 (4.37%) Web Services
13 63 (3.20%) WPF
14 58 (2.95%) HTML5
15 48 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
15 48 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
15 48 (2.44%) FIX Protocol
16 47 (2.39%) SOAP
17 46 (2.34%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 223 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 170 (8.63%) Fixed Income
3 166 (8.43%) Hedge funds
4 145 (7.36%) Derivative
5 111 (5.64%) Equities
6 105 (5.33%) Management Information System
7 103 (5.23%) Computer Science
8 100 (5.08%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 39 (1.98%) Fintech
9 39 (1.98%) Mathematics
10 35 (1.78%) User Experience
11 30 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 30 (1.52%) Equity Derivative
12 26 (1.32%) Reference Data
12 26 (1.32%) SWIFT
13 24 (1.22%) Data Structures
14 22 (1.12%) N-Tier
15 20 (1.02%) Social Media
16 19 (0.96%) Enterprise Software
17 17 (0.86%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 370 (18.79%) Windows
2 177 (8.99%) Linux
3 149 (7.57%) Unix
4 98 (4.98%) Windows Server
5 71 (3.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 42 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
7 40 (2.03%) Windows 7
8 32 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 23 (1.17%) Android
9 23 (1.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (1.17%) Solaris
10 19 (0.96%) Windows 8
11 13 (0.66%) Windows XP
12 11 (0.56%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.56%) CentOS
13 7 (0.36%) AIX
14 5 (0.25%) Windows 10
15 4 (0.20%) Mac OS X
16 3 (0.15%) Mac OS
16 3 (0.15%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 438 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
2 336 (17.06%) Project Management
3 232 (11.78%) Asset Management
4 182 (9.24%) Web Development
5 179 (9.09%) MVC
6 156 (7.92%) Continuous Integration
7 155 (7.87%) Stakeholder Management
8 152 (7.72%) Business Analysis
9 149 (7.57%) ITIL
9 149 (7.57%) SDLC
10 143 (7.26%) Investment Management
11 134 (6.81%) Scrum
12 130 (6.60%) PRINCE2
13 128 (6.50%) CRM
14 116 (5.89%) E-Commerce
15 110 (5.59%) TDD
16 106 (5.38%) Wealth Management
17 96 (4.88%) Risk Management
18 92 (4.67%) Workflow
19 91 (4.62%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 611 (31.03%) SQL
2 429 (21.79%) C#
3 253 (12.85%) JavaScript
4 201 (10.21%) Java
5 117 (5.94%) PL/SQL
6 90 (4.57%) Python
7 79 (4.01%) C++
8 58 (2.95%) PHP
8 58 (2.95%) VB
9 53 (2.69%) C
10 48 (2.44%) VBA
11 47 (2.39%) Perl
11 47 (2.39%) VB.NET
12 46 (2.34%) T-SQL
13 33 (1.68%) PowerShell
14 28 (1.42%) VB6
15 27 (1.37%) Shell Script
16 19 (0.96%) Bash Shell
17 13 (0.66%) Lua
18 11 (0.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 271 (13.76%) Degree
2 57 (2.89%) Microsoft Certification
3 44 (2.23%) Cisco Certification
4 33 (1.68%) MCSE
4 33 (1.68%) PMI Certification
5 32 (1.63%) CCNA
5 32 (1.63%) Security Cleared
6 30 (1.52%) PMP
7 26 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 24 (1.22%) ISEB
8 24 (1.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 21 (1.07%) CCNP
10 18 (0.91%) Citrix Certification
11 17 (0.86%) CCA
12 15 (0.76%) ISTQB
13 14 (0.71%) MCP
14 13 (0.66%) MCITP
15 12 (0.61%) CISSP
15 12 (0.61%) SC Cleared
16 11 (0.56%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 141 (7.16%) QA
2 140 (7.11%) MiFID
3 55 (2.79%) SLA
4 47 (2.39%) EMIR
5 37 (1.88%) Data Quality
6 32 (1.63%) Dodd-Frank
7 27 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 24 (1.22%) ISO 9001
8 24 (1.22%) SEPA
9 20 (1.02%) ISO 14001
10 19 (0.96%) COBIT
11 16 (0.81%) ISO22301
12 11 (0.56%) PCI DSS
13 10 (0.51%) P3O
14 9 (0.46%) Solvency II
15 7 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 3 (0.15%) Basel III
16 3 (0.15%) BS7799
17 2 (0.10%) AIFMD
17 2 (0.10%) FATCA
System Software
1 147 (7.47%) Active Directory
2 98 (4.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 32 (1.63%) vSphere
4 31 (1.57%) Hyper-V
4 31 (1.57%) XenApp
5 18 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
6 16 (0.81%) Terminal Services
7 15 (0.76%) Forefront TMG
8 14 (0.71%) XenDesktop
9 13 (0.66%) VMware ESX
10 11 (0.56%) Docker
11 8 (0.41%) ISA Server
11 8 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
12 7 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.20%) XenServer
14 3 (0.15%) vCloud
15 2 (0.10%) Oracle RAC
15 2 (0.10%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
16 1 (0.051%) Firmware
16 1 (0.051%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (2.23%) SCOM
2 33 (1.68%) SCCM
3 27 (1.37%) WSUS
4 20 (1.02%) Backup Exec
4 20 (1.02%) HP Quality Center
5 19 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 16 (0.81%) MOM
7 15 (0.76%) Control-M
7 15 (0.76%) Norton AntiVirus
8 12 (0.61%) HP SIM
8 12 (0.61%) Nagios
9 9 (0.46%) Opscode Chef
10 8 (0.41%) Ansible
10 8 (0.41%) Unicenter
11 7 (0.36%) Puppet
12 5 (0.25%) HAProxy
12 5 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
12 5 (0.25%) Tivoli
13 4 (0.20%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.20%) logstash
Vendors
1 490 (24.89%) Microsoft
2 272 (13.81%) Oracle
3 120 (6.09%) VMware
4 75 (3.81%) Cisco
5 68 (3.45%) Murex
6 63 (3.20%) Charles River
7 56 (2.84%) Citrix
8 53 (2.69%) Calypso
9 52 (2.64%) HP
10 47 (2.39%) SimCorp
11 37 (1.88%) SAP
12 36 (1.83%) SunGard
13 32 (1.63%) Bloomberg
14 31 (1.57%) IBM
15 29 (1.47%) Salesforce.com
16 27 (1.37%) CA
17 25 (1.27%) Sun
18 24 (1.22%) Red Hat
18 24 (1.22%) Sybase
18 24 (1.22%) Symantec
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Go IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £50,000 per annum + 25 days Holiday + Great career pro
Posted: 16 hours ago
Walsall, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-On-Tees, Cleveland
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + lots of extra benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Epsom, Surrey
Reed Technology
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £72000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £18000 - £25000 per annum + excellent training and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Jambo Ltd
Salary: £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Premier IT
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £30000 per annum + BENS
Posted: 2 days ago
Middlesbrough, Cleveland
Northern Recruitment Group
Salary: From £25,000 to £30,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, share options
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £35,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Searchability
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Kent
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + competitive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Coded People
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £55k to £70k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £23000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago