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

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 317 264 288
Rank change year-on-year
-53 +24
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 815 1237 1154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.96% 1.23% 1.09%
As % of the General category 2.34% 2.78% 2.50%
Number of salaries quoted 681 1031 921
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £35,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
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
34863 44548 46117
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 41.27% 44.34% 43.41%
Number of salaries quoted 28254 36358 37163
Median salary £53,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.95% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £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 7 December 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 7 December 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 -49 541 £65,000 - 56
South East +54 101 £47,500 +11.76% 12
East of England +5 36 £40,000 +3.89% 2
South West -21 36 £32,500 -13.33% 5
North West -23 29 £35,500 -7.79% 4
East Midlands -7 25 £42,500 -15.00% 3
West Midlands -21 19 £40,000 -23.80% 11
Yorkshire -17 18 £42,500 -1.16% 5
North East +15 11 £33,250 +12.96%
Back Office
UK

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 December 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.

1 808 (44.74%) Finance
2 671 (37.15%) SQL
3 399 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
4 352 (19.49%) SQL Server
5 348 (19.27%) C#
6 344 (19.05%) Banking
7 313 (17.33%) Microsoft
8 308 (17.05%) Windows
9 288 (15.95%) .NET
10 280 (15.50%) Project Management
11 255 (14.12%) Front Office
12 246 (13.62%) Java
13 237 (13.12%) Linux
14 230 (12.74%) Degree
15 205 (11.35%) Oracle
16 201 (11.13%) JavaScript
17 183 (10.13%) Asset Management
18 181 (10.02%) Business Analysis
18 181 (10.02%) MS Excel
19 177 (9.80%) Unix
20 164 (9.08%) XML
21 162 (8.97%) SDLC
22 157 (8.69%) VMware
22 157 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
23 152 (8.42%) ITIL
24 149 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
25 148 (8.19%) Windows Server
26 140 (7.75%) QA
27 139 (7.70%) MVC
28 138 (7.64%) HTML

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 54 (2.99%) MS Exchange
2 50 (2.77%) Skype for Business
3 48 (2.66%) SharePoint
4 44 (2.44%) WebSphere
5 40 (2.21%) IIS
6 34 (1.88%) MQSeries
7 26 (1.44%) Apache
8 22 (1.22%) Confluence
9 21 (1.16%) WebLogic
10 18 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 14 (0.78%) GlassFish
11 14 (0.78%) Tomcat
11 14 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
12 13 (0.72%) CMS
13 12 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
14 11 (0.61%) ArcGIS
14 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 11 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
14 11 (0.61%) JBoss
15 9 (0.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 181 (10.02%) MS Excel
2 95 (5.26%) MS Office
3 36 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 30 (1.66%) MS Project
5 13 (0.72%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.11%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.11%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.055%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 59 (3.27%) Markit EDM
2 48 (2.66%) thinkFolio
3 27 (1.50%) Dynamics CRM
4 23 (1.27%) LatentZero
5 16 (0.89%) SimCorp Dimension
6 13 (0.72%) SAP CRM
7 11 (0.61%) Eagle PACE
8 10 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.50%) Advent Geneva
9 9 (0.50%) Misys Opics
9 9 (0.50%) Oracle BPM
9 9 (0.50%) Payment Gateway
10 8 (0.44%) Tradar
11 7 (0.39%) Salerio
11 7 (0.39%) Summit
12 6 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
13 5 (0.28%) Beauchamp
13 5 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
13 5 (0.28%) SAP FI
13 5 (0.28%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (2.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 38 (2.10%) SaaS
4 22 (1.22%) Office 365
5 20 (1.11%) Google Play
5 20 (1.11%) iTunes
6 9 (0.50%) GitHub
7 7 (0.39%) Amazon ELB
8 6 (0.33%) FinancialForce.com
8 6 (0.33%) IaaS
8 6 (0.33%) Yammer
9 4 (0.22%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.22%) PaaS
10 3 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.11%) Amazon S3
11 2 (0.11%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.11%) Google Analytics
11 2 (0.11%) SuccessFactors
12 1 (0.055%) Boomi
12 1 (0.055%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 89 (4.93%) Firewall
2 82 (4.54%) TCP/IP
3 56 (3.10%) LAN
4 55 (3.05%) DNS
5 52 (2.88%) WAN
6 45 (2.49%) DHCP
7 36 (1.99%) VPN
8 34 (1.88%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (1.66%) Cisco PIX
10 27 (1.50%) MPLS
11 26 (1.44%) SAN
12 20 (1.11%) FTP
12 20 (1.11%) Internet
13 19 (1.05%) Wireless
14 18 (1.00%) HTTP
15 14 (0.78%) Skype
16 13 (0.72%) NAS
17 11 (0.61%) BGP
18 10 (0.55%) Intranet
18 10 (0.55%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 352 (19.49%) SQL Server
2 91 (5.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 87 (4.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 62 (3.43%) Data Warehouse
5 58 (3.21%) MySQL
6 53 (2.93%) MongoDB
7 50 (2.77%) NoSQL
8 46 (2.55%) Big Data
9 44 (2.44%) Relational Database
10 39 (2.16%) SQL Server 2012
11 37 (2.05%) SQL Server 2008
12 33 (1.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 32 (1.77%) Redis
14 24 (1.33%) PostgreSQL
15 23 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
16 22 (1.22%) DTS
16 22 (1.22%) SQL Server 2014
17 21 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
17 21 (1.16%) Oracle Database
18 20 (1.11%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 79 (4.37%) JIRA
2 76 (4.21%) Selenium
3 49 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 47 (2.60%) Git (software)
5 41 (2.27%) TeamCity
6 34 (1.88%) Cucumber
6 34 (1.88%) Jenkins
7 27 (1.50%) Maven
8 21 (1.16%) JUnit
8 21 (1.16%) Visual Studio
9 19 (1.05%) SoapUI
10 17 (0.94%) Ant
10 17 (0.94%) HP UFT
11 16 (0.89%) Subversion
11 16 (0.89%) TestDirector
12 13 (0.72%) NUnit
13 9 (0.50%) Eclipse
13 9 (0.50%) JBehave
14 8 (0.44%) SpecFlow
15 7 (0.39%) ERwin
General
1 808 (44.74%) Finance
2 344 (19.05%) Banking
3 255 (14.12%) Front Office
4 128 (7.09%) Investment Banking
5 99 (5.48%) Retail
6 53 (2.93%) Legal
7 51 (2.82%) Marketing
8 49 (2.71%) Financial Institution
8 49 (2.71%) Telecoms
9 39 (2.16%) Games
10 28 (1.55%) Corporate Banking
11 26 (1.44%) Law
11 26 (1.44%) Music Industry
12 19 (1.05%) Advertising
13 18 (1.00%) Online Betting
14 14 (0.78%) Manufacturing
15 12 (0.66%) Military
15 12 (0.66%) Publishing
16 10 (0.55%) Private Banking
16 10 (0.55%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 494 (27.35%) Analyst
2 453 (25.08%) Developer
3 218 (12.07%) Business Analyst
4 177 (9.80%) C# Developer
5 160 (8.86%) Support Analyst
6 142 (7.86%) Applications Support
7 137 (7.59%) .NET Developer
8 131 (7.25%) Project Manager
9 106 (5.87%) Java Developer
10 105 (5.81%) Consultant
11 101 (5.59%) C# .NET Developer
12 94 (5.20%) Applications Support Analyst
13 92 (5.09%) SQL Developer
14 82 (4.54%) Architect
15 69 (3.82%) Financial Analyst
16 60 (3.32%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
17 57 (3.16%) SQL Analyst
18 50 (2.77%) Senior Developer
19 47 (2.60%) IT Manager
20 43 (2.38%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 288 (15.95%) .NET
2 164 (9.08%) XML
3 138 (7.64%) HTML
4 109 (6.04%) jQuery
5 106 (5.87%) AngularJS
6 104 (5.76%) WCF
7 93 (5.15%) CSS
8 85 (4.71%) ASP.NET
8 85 (4.71%) Web Services
8 85 (4.71%) WPF
9 57 (3.16%) FIX Protocol
10 55 (3.05%) .NET Framework
11 52 (2.88%) JSON
12 50 (2.77%) Middleware
13 47 (2.60%) ASP.NET Web API
13 47 (2.60%) Entity Framework
14 45 (2.49%) ASP.NET MVC
14 45 (2.49%) Node.js
14 45 (2.49%) Spring
15 42 (2.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 157 (8.69%) Analytical Skills
2 121 (6.70%) Fixed Income
3 120 (6.64%) Computer Science
3 120 (6.64%) Derivative
4 118 (6.53%) Hedge funds
5 73 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 57 (3.16%) Fintech
7 53 (2.93%) Enterprise Software
8 51 (2.82%) Management Information System
9 50 (2.77%) Equities
10 46 (2.55%) Data Centre
11 45 (2.49%) Algorithms
12 42 (2.33%) Mathematics
12 42 (2.33%) User Experience
13 32 (1.77%) SWIFT
14 31 (1.72%) Data Structures
15 30 (1.66%) Mobile App
16 27 (1.50%) EPoS
17 25 (1.38%) Reinsurance
18 19 (1.05%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 308 (17.05%) Windows
2 237 (13.12%) Linux
3 177 (9.80%) Unix
4 148 (8.19%) Windows Server
5 74 (4.10%) Windows Server 2008
6 63 (3.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 41 (2.27%) Solaris
8 32 (1.77%) Windows 7
9 23 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (1.05%) Windows Server 2003
11 15 (0.83%) Android
11 15 (0.83%) Windows 8
12 12 (0.66%) Windows XP
13 11 (0.61%) Apple iOS
13 11 (0.61%) CentOS
14 9 (0.50%) Mac OS
15 6 (0.33%) Kali Linux
16 5 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.28%) Windows 10
17 3 (0.17%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 399 (22.09%) Agile Software Development
2 280 (15.50%) Project Management
3 183 (10.13%) Asset Management
4 181 (10.02%) Business Analysis
5 162 (8.97%) SDLC
6 152 (8.42%) ITIL
7 149 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
8 139 (7.70%) MVC
9 132 (7.31%) Business Intelligence
10 128 (7.09%) CRM
11 122 (6.76%) OO
12 119 (6.59%) Continuous Integration
13 118 (6.53%) E-Commerce
13 118 (6.53%) PRINCE2
14 103 (5.70%) Software Engineering
15 101 (5.59%) TDD
16 100 (5.54%) Scrum
17 93 (5.15%) Web Development
18 88 (4.87%) Investment Management
19 78 (4.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 671 (37.15%) SQL
2 348 (19.27%) C#
3 246 (13.62%) Java
4 201 (11.13%) JavaScript
5 112 (6.20%) Python
6 84 (4.65%) T-SQL
7 66 (3.65%) PL/SQL
8 63 (3.49%) C
9 62 (3.43%) PowerShell
10 56 (3.10%) Perl
11 54 (2.99%) C++
11 54 (2.99%) PHP
12 53 (2.93%) Shell Script
13 44 (2.44%) Bash Shell
14 33 (1.83%) Ruby
15 32 (1.77%) VB
16 28 (1.55%) Scala
17 27 (1.50%) VBA
18 20 (1.11%) VB.NET
19 14 (0.78%) XPath
Qualifications
1 230 (12.74%) Degree
2 42 (2.33%) ISEB
3 41 (2.27%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (2.10%) Security Cleared
5 36 (1.99%) CCNA
6 25 (1.38%) ISTQB
7 24 (1.33%) DV Cleared
8 20 (1.11%) PMP
9 15 (0.83%) Microsoft Certification
9 15 (0.83%) PMI Certification
10 14 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (0.61%) PhD
12 10 (0.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 9 (0.50%) MCSE
13 9 (0.50%) SC Cleared
14 8 (0.44%) CCNP
14 8 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
15 7 (0.39%) MCP
16 6 (0.33%) CISSP
16 6 (0.33%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 140 (7.75%) QA
2 115 (6.37%) MiFID
3 58 (3.21%) SLA
4 28 (1.55%) EMIR
5 18 (1.00%) Dodd-Frank
6 15 (0.83%) Data Quality
7 13 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 13 (0.72%) PCI DSS
8 10 (0.55%) PMBOK
9 7 (0.39%) FATCA
9 7 (0.39%) Solvency II
10 5 (0.28%) Basel III
11 4 (0.22%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.17%) AIFMD
12 3 (0.17%) UCITS
13 2 (0.11%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.055%) ISO15022
System Software
1 128 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 124 (6.87%) Active Directory
3 46 (2.55%) Hyper-V
3 46 (2.55%) XenApp
4 34 (1.88%) vSphere
5 26 (1.44%) Terminal Services
5 26 (1.44%) VMware Workstation
6 25 (1.38%) Forefront TMG
7 17 (0.94%) Docker
7 17 (0.94%) ISA Server
8 15 (0.83%) XenDesktop
9 11 (0.61%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.33%) Gluster
10 6 (0.33%) iptables
10 6 (0.33%) NFS
10 6 (0.33%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (0.33%) XenServer
11 5 (0.28%) BlackBerry Internet Service
12 4 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 69 (3.82%) SCOM
2 66 (3.65%) SCCM
3 34 (1.88%) Control-M
3 34 (1.88%) WSUS
4 27 (1.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 25 (1.38%) MOM
6 19 (1.05%) Nagios
6 19 (1.05%) Puppet
7 18 (1.00%) Ansible
8 17 (0.94%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (0.50%) HP Quality Center
9 9 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (0.39%) Backup Exec
11 6 (0.33%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.33%) Nessus
11 6 (0.33%) Nmap
12 5 (0.28%) HP SIM
12 5 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
13 4 (0.22%) Icinga
13 4 (0.22%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 313 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 205 (11.35%) Oracle
3 157 (8.69%) VMware
4 87 (4.82%) Cisco
5 70 (3.88%) Citrix
6 61 (3.38%) HP
7 46 (2.55%) Charles River
7 46 (2.55%) Sybase
8 41 (2.27%) IBM
9 38 (2.10%) Bloomberg
9 38 (2.10%) SAP
10 36 (1.99%) Fidessa
11 35 (1.94%) Murex
12 33 (1.83%) F5
13 32 (1.77%) Apple
13 32 (1.77%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (1.61%) Calypso
14 29 (1.61%) Red Hat
15 28 (1.55%) CheckPoint
15 28 (1.55%) Sun
Manchester, Lancashire
CPS Group UK
Salary: £38000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
ISL
Salary: £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
onezeero.
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: Fantastic Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 22 hours ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chichester, West Sussex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £32000 per annum, Benefits Pension scheme - Free Food - Flexi Time
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
Andover, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Staffordshire
Searchability
Salary: £20000 - £43000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £63000 per annum + + Excellant Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
World First
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + excellent bonus & benefits package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Doncaster, South Yorkshire
Searchability
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £48000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + c.35% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 3 days ago