The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 37 41 29
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -12
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 1 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 0.52% 0.42% 3.24%
As % of the General category 1.19% 0.93% 9.09%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £50,000 £40,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,375 £35,000
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +12.50%
Back Office
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 107 66
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 43.98% 44.58% 35.68%
Number of salaries quoted 37 69 34
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £28,000 £27,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £62,980
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +3.61%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Back Office
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Halifax

Back Office
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) EMC
1 1 (50.00%) VMware