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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
UK / England
Rank 323 259 289
Rank change year-on-year
-64 +30
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 739 1168 1061
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.94% 1.27% 1.10%
As % of the General category 2.27% 2.89% 2.54%
Number of salaries quoted 641 963 876
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +21.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,800 £32,500 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £91,750 £82,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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
32560 40455 41852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.32% 44.02% 43.51%
Number of salaries quoted 26432 33457 33935
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 £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
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 17 January 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 17 January 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 -56 499 £70,000 +7.69% 63
South East +47 97 £48,000 +20.00% 8
South West 0 31 £42,500 +16.43% 8
North West -25 29 £34,750 +3.73% 8
Yorkshire -5 23 £45,000 +12.50% 9
East of England +15 21 £40,000 +3.89% 8
East Midlands +5 15 £45,000 -10.00% 3
West Midlands -11 15 £42,500 +6.25% 7
North East -3 7 £26,000 +52.94%
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 January 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.

1 765 (45.62%) Finance
2 578 (34.47%) SQL
3 369 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
4 340 (20.27%) Banking
5 297 (17.71%) SQL Server
6 282 (16.82%) C#
6 282 (16.82%) Windows
7 276 (16.46%) Microsoft
8 237 (14.13%) Java
9 235 (14.01%) Project Management
10 231 (13.77%) Front Office
11 228 (13.60%) .NET
12 224 (13.36%) Linux
13 210 (12.52%) Business Analysis
14 207 (12.34%) Degree
15 201 (11.99%) JavaScript
16 194 (11.57%) Oracle
17 182 (10.85%) MS Excel
18 159 (9.48%) Unix
19 152 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
20 150 (8.94%) VMware
21 146 (8.71%) SDLC
22 143 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
23 142 (8.47%) ITIL
24 139 (8.29%) CRM
24 139 (8.29%) Windows Server
25 138 (8.23%) XML
26 131 (7.81%) Asset Management
27 127 (7.57%) HTML
28 124 (7.39%) Computer Science

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 57 (3.40%) MS Exchange
2 47 (2.80%) Skype for Business
3 45 (2.68%) SharePoint
4 35 (2.09%) IIS
5 32 (1.91%) WebSphere
6 27 (1.61%) MQSeries
7 24 (1.43%) Confluence
8 23 (1.37%) Apache
9 22 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2010
10 17 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2013
10 17 (1.01%) WebLogic
11 15 (0.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 13 (0.78%) Tomcat
13 12 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
13 12 (0.72%) CMS
13 12 (0.72%) GlassFish
13 12 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
14 11 (0.66%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 9 (0.54%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 182 (10.85%) MS Excel
2 94 (5.61%) MS Office
3 33 (1.97%) MS Visio
4 31 (1.85%) MS Project
5 10 (0.60%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.060%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 29 (1.73%) Markit EDM
2 24 (1.43%) thinkFolio
3 22 (1.31%) Dynamics CRM
4 15 (0.89%) SAP CRM
5 10 (0.60%) Dynamics AX
5 10 (0.60%) Payment Gateway
5 10 (0.60%) SimCorp Dimension
6 9 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
6 9 (0.54%) SAP BPC
7 8 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 7 (0.42%) Misys Opics
8 7 (0.42%) SAP ERP
8 7 (0.42%) Summit
9 6 (0.36%) Eagle PACE
9 6 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
9 6 (0.36%) Salerio
10 5 (0.30%) Advent Geneva
10 5 (0.30%) EQXanite
10 5 (0.30%) LatentZero
10 5 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 49 (2.92%) SaaS
2 36 (2.15%) Amazon AWS
3 29 (1.73%) Microsoft Azure
4 23 (1.37%) Office 365
5 20 (1.19%) Google Play
5 20 (1.19%) iTunes
6 12 (0.72%) GitHub
6 12 (0.72%) Yammer
7 8 (0.48%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.42%) FinancialForce.com
9 6 (0.36%) IaaS
9 6 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
9 6 (0.36%) PaaS
10 4 (0.24%) OneDrive
11 2 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.12%) Force.com
11 2 (0.12%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.060%) Akamai
12 1 (0.060%) Boomi
12 1 (0.060%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 78 (4.65%) Firewall
2 61 (3.64%) TCP/IP
3 54 (3.22%) DNS
4 43 (2.56%) DHCP
5 41 (2.44%) LAN
5 41 (2.44%) WAN
6 30 (1.79%) SAN
6 30 (1.79%) VPN
7 28 (1.67%) Cisco ASA
8 25 (1.49%) Internet
9 24 (1.43%) MPLS
10 23 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
11 16 (0.95%) NAS
11 16 (0.95%) SSL
12 15 (0.89%) FTP
13 14 (0.83%) Skype
14 13 (0.78%) Wireless
15 11 (0.66%) Network Security
16 10 (0.60%) BGP
16 10 (0.60%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 297 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 80 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 77 (4.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 59 (3.52%) Data Warehouse
5 57 (3.40%) NoSQL
6 50 (2.98%) MongoDB
6 50 (2.98%) MySQL
7 39 (2.33%) Big Data
8 38 (2.27%) Relational Database
8 38 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
9 36 (2.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 34 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
11 28 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
11 28 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
12 23 (1.37%) SQL Server 2005
13 22 (1.31%) Redis
14 21 (1.25%) DTS
15 20 (1.19%) Oracle Database
16 19 (1.13%) SQL Server 2014
17 17 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 61 (3.64%) JIRA
2 58 (3.46%) Selenium
3 50 (2.98%) Git (software)
4 37 (2.21%) TeamCity
5 35 (2.09%) Jenkins
6 30 (1.79%) Cucumber
7 24 (1.43%) JUnit
7 24 (1.43%) Maven
7 24 (1.43%) Team Foundation Server
8 20 (1.19%) Visual Studio
9 17 (1.01%) HP UFT
10 15 (0.89%) Subversion
11 14 (0.83%) Ant
12 13 (0.78%) NUnit
13 10 (0.60%) SpecFlow
14 9 (0.54%) Eclipse
15 8 (0.48%) JBehave
15 8 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
16 7 (0.42%) ERwin
16 7 (0.42%) SoapUI
General
1 765 (45.62%) Finance
2 340 (20.27%) Banking
3 231 (13.77%) Front Office
4 113 (6.74%) Investment Banking
5 87 (5.19%) Marketing
6 84 (5.01%) Retail
7 61 (3.64%) Legal
8 48 (2.86%) Telecoms
9 42 (2.50%) Financial Institution
10 35 (2.09%) Games
11 32 (1.91%) Corporate Banking
11 32 (1.91%) Music Industry
12 27 (1.61%) Advertising
13 26 (1.55%) Law
14 20 (1.19%) Private Banking
15 14 (0.83%) Manufacturing
16 10 (0.60%) Military
17 9 (0.54%) Online Betting
17 9 (0.54%) Publishing
18 8 (0.48%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 460 (27.43%) Analyst
2 420 (25.04%) Developer
3 223 (13.30%) Business Analyst
4 138 (8.23%) C# Developer
5 124 (7.39%) Support Analyst
6 115 (6.86%) Applications Support
7 112 (6.68%) Project Manager
8 105 (6.26%) .NET Developer
9 94 (5.61%) Java Developer
10 92 (5.49%) Consultant
11 88 (5.25%) Architect
12 78 (4.65%) SQL Developer
13 77 (4.59%) Applications Support Analyst
14 76 (4.53%) C# .NET Developer
15 71 (4.23%) Financial Analyst
16 66 (3.94%) Senior Developer
17 50 (2.98%) IT Manager
18 47 (2.80%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
19 43 (2.56%) SQL Analyst
20 41 (2.44%) Banking Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 228 (13.60%) .NET
2 138 (8.23%) XML
3 127 (7.57%) HTML
4 101 (6.02%) AngularJS
5 90 (5.37%) jQuery
6 89 (5.31%) CSS
7 88 (5.25%) WCF
8 74 (4.41%) WPF
9 62 (3.70%) ASP.NET
9 62 (3.70%) Web Services
10 53 (3.16%) FIX Protocol
11 52 (3.10%) Spring
12 47 (2.80%) ASP.NET Web API
13 46 (2.74%) Middleware
14 44 (2.62%) JSON
14 44 (2.62%) Node.js
15 42 (2.50%) .NET Framework
16 37 (2.21%) JMS
17 36 (2.15%) Entity Framework
17 36 (2.15%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 143 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 124 (7.39%) Computer Science
3 120 (7.16%) Fixed Income
4 111 (6.62%) Derivative
5 88 (5.25%) Hedge funds
6 73 (4.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 63 (3.76%) Equities
8 57 (3.40%) Management Information System
9 53 (3.16%) Fintech
10 48 (2.86%) User Experience
11 46 (2.74%) Data Centre
12 45 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
13 41 (2.44%) Mathematics
14 40 (2.39%) SWIFT
15 36 (2.15%) Algorithms
16 29 (1.73%) Mobile App
17 26 (1.55%) Visualisation
18 25 (1.49%) Data Structures
19 22 (1.31%) Artificial Intelligence
19 22 (1.31%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 282 (16.82%) Windows
2 224 (13.36%) Linux
3 159 (9.48%) Unix
4 139 (8.29%) Windows Server
5 74 (4.41%) Windows Server 2008
6 60 (3.58%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (2.21%) Solaris
8 33 (1.97%) Windows 7
9 21 (1.25%) Windows 8
9 21 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 18 (1.07%) Windows XP
12 10 (0.60%) Mac OS
13 7 (0.42%) CentOS
14 6 (0.36%) Android
15 5 (0.30%) Windows 10
16 3 (0.18%) Apple iOS
16 3 (0.18%) Kali Linux
16 3 (0.18%) SUSE
16 3 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 369 (22.00%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (14.01%) Project Management
3 210 (12.52%) Business Analysis
4 152 (9.06%) Stakeholder Management
5 146 (8.71%) SDLC
6 142 (8.47%) ITIL
7 139 (8.29%) CRM
8 131 (7.81%) Asset Management
9 123 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
10 117 (6.98%) Scrum
11 114 (6.80%) MVC
12 109 (6.50%) OO
13 107 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
14 102 (6.08%) PRINCE2
15 98 (5.84%) TDD
16 96 (5.72%) E-Commerce
16 96 (5.72%) Web Development
17 87 (5.19%) Investment Management
18 81 (4.83%) Mentoring
19 79 (4.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 578 (34.47%) SQL
2 282 (16.82%) C#
3 237 (14.13%) Java
4 201 (11.99%) JavaScript
5 103 (6.14%) Python
6 73 (4.35%) PowerShell
7 72 (4.29%) T-SQL
8 61 (3.64%) PL/SQL
9 58 (3.46%) C
10 56 (3.34%) Perl
11 52 (3.10%) C++
12 50 (2.98%) Shell Script
13 47 (2.80%) PHP
14 38 (2.27%) Bash Shell
15 27 (1.61%) Ruby
15 27 (1.61%) Scala
15 27 (1.61%) VBA
16 17 (1.01%) VB
17 12 (0.72%) XPath
18 11 (0.66%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 207 (12.34%) Degree
2 41 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (2.15%) ISEB
4 33 (1.97%) CCNA
5 29 (1.73%) Security Cleared
6 21 (1.25%) ISTQB
6 21 (1.25%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.07%) DV Cleared
8 17 (1.01%) PhD
9 16 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
10 12 (0.72%) MCSE
10 12 (0.72%) Postgraduate
11 11 (0.66%) CCNP
11 11 (0.66%) PMP
12 10 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.54%) MCP
14 7 (0.42%) CFA
15 5 (0.30%) CISSP
16 4 (0.24%) CCIE
16 4 (0.24%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (6.38%) QA
2 104 (6.20%) MiFID
3 58 (3.46%) SLA
4 28 (1.67%) EMIR
5 15 (0.89%) Dodd-Frank
6 14 (0.83%) Data Quality
6 14 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.78%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.60%) FATCA
9 7 (0.42%) PMBOK
9 7 (0.42%) Solvency II
10 2 (0.12%) AIFMD
10 2 (0.12%) Basel III
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 14001
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
10 2 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.12%) UCITS
11 1 (0.060%) ISO15022
System Software
1 123 (7.33%) Active Directory
2 116 (6.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (2.44%) Hyper-V
4 33 (1.97%) XenApp
5 31 (1.85%) vSphere
6 23 (1.37%) Docker
7 19 (1.13%) Forefront TMG
7 19 (1.13%) Terminal Services
7 19 (1.13%) VMware Workstation
8 16 (0.95%) ISA Server
9 11 (0.66%) NFS
9 11 (0.66%) Virtual Servers
10 10 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 9 (0.54%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 7 (0.42%) Gluster
12 7 (0.42%) iptables
13 6 (0.36%) VMware ESX
14 5 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 4 (0.24%) Firmware
16 3 (0.18%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 58 (3.46%) SCCM
1 58 (3.46%) SCOM
2 29 (1.73%) WSUS
3 24 (1.43%) Control-M
4 22 (1.31%) Ansible
5 21 (1.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 21 (1.25%) Puppet
6 19 (1.13%) MOM
7 16 (0.95%) Nagios
7 16 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
8 9 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 7 (0.42%) Backup Exec
9 7 (0.42%) HAProxy
9 7 (0.42%) HP Quality Center
10 5 (0.30%) HP SIM
11 4 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.24%) vMotion
12 3 (0.18%) Icinga
12 3 (0.18%) Nessus
12 3 (0.18%) Nmap
Vendors
1 276 (16.46%) Microsoft
2 194 (11.57%) Oracle
3 150 (8.94%) VMware
4 72 (4.29%) Cisco
5 63 (3.76%) Citrix
5 63 (3.76%) HP
6 53 (3.16%) SAP
7 43 (2.56%) IBM
8 36 (2.15%) Sybase
9 35 (2.09%) Salesforce.com
10 32 (1.91%) Bloomberg
10 32 (1.91%) Charles River
11 29 (1.73%) Apple
12 27 (1.61%) Google
13 26 (1.55%) Murex
13 26 (1.55%) Sun
14 25 (1.49%) BT
14 25 (1.49%) F5
14 25 (1.49%) Red Box
15 23 (1.37%) Red Hat
South West London
onezeero.
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 20% bonus + other benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Greater Manchester
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Sevenoaks, Kent
Ashdown IT
Salary: £22000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
WestPoint Recruitment
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Amazing Company Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 15% Bonus + Excellent Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £47000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Searchability
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
AAP3
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Attractive
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
North West London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits and Training
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Spencer Rose
Salary: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
Bolton, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
ISL
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Banbury, Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 25% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 5 days ago