The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
Rank 83 96 90
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -6
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 2 7 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.21% 0.61% 1.19%
As % of the General category 0.50% 1.25% 2.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 12
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £31,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +60.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,000 £35,000 £21,150
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £59,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £38,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -3.12%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in permanent jobs advertised in the Essex region.

General Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
397 561 545
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 41.27% 49.00% 43.08%
Number of salaries quoted 290 393 417
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £66,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

The demand trend of job ads across the Essex region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Back Office
Salary Trend in Essex

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Essex region.

Back Office Salary Trend in Essex

Back Office
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Essex region over the 3 months to 27 February 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
Colchester +4 2 £45,000 -10.00%
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 Essex region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
3 3 (37.50%) MVC
3 3 (37.50%) Intranet
3 3 (37.50%) Web Design
3 3 (37.50%) Content Management
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
3 3 (37.50%) SOLID
4 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (25.00%) WPF
4 2 (25.00%) Finance
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (25.00%) .NET
4 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (12.50%) MS Office
5 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
5 1 (12.50%) CSS
5 1 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (12.50%) ITIL
5 1 (12.50%) Windows
5 1 (12.50%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
5 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (12.50%) HP

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) Umbraco
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) HP UFT
1 1 (12.50%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Exchange Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior Developer
3 1 (12.50%) QA Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Report Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Server Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VMWare Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
1 2 (25.00%) WPF
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) JSON
2 1 (12.50%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) AS400
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Content Management
1 3 (37.50%) MVC
1 3 (37.50%) SOLID
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
1 3 (37.50%) Web Design
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
2 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity Management
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Mathematics
2 1 (12.50%) Problem Management
2 1 (12.50%) SDLC
2 1 (12.50%) Test Planning
2 1 (12.50%) V-Model
2 1 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (62.50%) SQL
2 4 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) T-SQL
4 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
5 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
5 1 (12.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (12.50%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Active Directory
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Control-M
1 1 (12.50%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) BMC
1 1 (12.50%) HP
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
1 1 (12.50%) VMware