The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 91 95 90
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 10 16 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.80% 1.11% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.67% 2.41% 1.47%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 2
Average salary £45,000 £46,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.17% -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £46,000 £38,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,700 £65,200 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
Back Office
Scotland

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

General Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
600 663 477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 48.04% 46.07% 44.00%
Number of salaries quoted 404 375 230
Average salary £47,000 £46,250 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.62% +5.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +2.38%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Glasgow

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office.

1 15 (53.57%) Windows
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 12 (42.86%) DHCP
2 12 (42.86%) DNS
3 11 (39.29%) LAN
3 11 (39.29%) WAN
3 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
5 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
5 9 (32.14%) Java
5 9 (32.14%) ITIL
5 9 (32.14%) XenApp
5 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 9 (32.14%) SCCM
5 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
5 9 (32.14%) vSphere
6 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
6 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
6 8 (28.57%) Derivative
6 8 (28.57%) OOP
6 8 (28.57%) OO
6 8 (28.57%) XML
6 8 (28.57%) XML Messaging
6 8 (28.57%) RDBMS

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Glasgow region citing Back Office also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Back Office. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) MS Exchange
2 6 (21.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2007
2 6 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (17.86%) IIS
4 2 (7.14%) WorkSite
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (3.57%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.57%) WebSphere
5 1 (3.57%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (21.43%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) DHCP
1 12 (42.86%) DNS
2 11 (39.29%) LAN
2 11 (39.29%) WAN
3 8 (28.57%) SAN
4 6 (21.43%) VPN
4 6 (21.43%) Firewall
5 4 (14.29%) Internet
6 3 (10.71%) TCP/IP
7 2 (7.14%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (32.14%) Relational Database
2 8 (28.57%) RDBMS
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server
4 2 (7.14%) IDOL
5 1 (3.57%) Oracle OLAP
5 1 (3.57%) OLAP
5 1 (3.57%) OLTP
General
1 3 (10.71%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Law
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (17.86%) Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Team Leader
3 4 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Analyst
4 3 (10.71%) Network Technician
4 3 (10.71%) Server Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.57%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Support Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Architect
6 1 (3.57%) Business Analyst
6 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 1 (3.57%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) XML
1 8 (28.57%) XML Messaging
2 3 (10.71%) HTML
3 2 (7.14%) CSS
3 2 (7.14%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) REST
4 1 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.57%) iBATIS
4 1 (3.57%) JSP
4 1 (3.57%) SOAP
4 1 (3.57%) Web Services
4 1 (3.57%) .NET
4 1 (3.57%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) Derivative
1 8 (28.57%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.14%) Open Source
4 1 (3.57%) Mobile Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Online Banking
4 1 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.57%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 15 (53.57%) Windows
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (39.29%) Mentoring
2 9 (32.14%) Scrum
2 9 (32.14%) ITIL
2 9 (32.14%) Data Modelling
3 8 (28.57%) OOP
3 8 (28.57%) OO
3 8 (28.57%) Multithreading
3 8 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (21.43%) PRINCE2
5 5 (17.86%) Change Management
5 5 (17.86%) Coaching
6 3 (10.71%) Web Development
7 2 (7.14%) DevOps
7 2 (7.14%) Line Management
7 2 (7.14%) Capacity Management
8 1 (3.57%) Business Transformation
8 1 (3.57%) Test Strategy
8 1 (3.57%) Continuous Delivery
8 1 (3.57%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (32.14%) Java
2 5 (17.86%) SQL
3 3 (10.71%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.57%) C#
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCNP
2 7 (25.00%) CCNA
3 6 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.57%) Degree
4 1 (3.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
System Software
1 15 (53.57%) Active Directory
2 9 (32.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (32.14%) XenApp
2 9 (32.14%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 6 (21.43%) SCOM
2 6 (21.43%) SCVMM
3 3 (10.71%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
3 8 (28.57%) HP
4 7 (25.00%) Cisco
5 6 (21.43%) CheckPoint
6 2 (7.14%) EMC
7 1 (3.57%) Oracle
7 1 (3.57%) Sybase
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago