The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 174 142 161
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +19
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 11 68 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.30% 1.71% 0.79%
As % of the General category 0.91% 5.49% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 10 28 19
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
Hampshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1212 1239 1327
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hampshire 32.96% 31.11% 33.70%
Number of salaries quoted 895 854 1057
Average salary £44,000 £45,000 £42,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.22% +6.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Hampshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Hampshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Hampshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Portsmouth -17 8 £42,500 -
Eastleigh - 1 £17,000 -
Fordingbridge - 1 - -
Havant - 1 £70,000 -
Romsey - 1 - -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 (50.00%) Windows
1 15 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 14 (46.67%) VMware
3 12 (40.00%) VMware ESX
3 12 (40.00%) Clustering
3 12 (40.00%) XenApp
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 12 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 12 (40.00%) Citrix
3 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (40.00%) Internet
4 8 (26.67%) VBScript
4 8 (26.67%) VB
4 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (26.67%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
5 7 (23.33%) ITIL
6 6 (20.00%) IBM
6 6 (20.00%) Maximo
7 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
7 5 (16.67%) VoIP
7 5 (16.67%) MS Office
7 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
8 4 (13.33%) SAP
8 4 (13.33%) DHCP
8 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
8 4 (13.33%) Tivoli

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Hampshire 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 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Office
2 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Maximo
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
2 1 (3.33%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (40.00%) Internet
2 5 (16.67%) VoIP
3 4 (13.33%) DHCP
3 4 (13.33%) DNS
4 3 (10.00%) LAN
4 3 (10.00%) WAN
5 2 (6.67%) SMTP
5 2 (6.67%) SNMP
5 2 (6.67%) TCP/IP
5 2 (6.67%) Firewall
5 2 (6.67%) Skype
5 2 (6.67%) Diameter Protocol
6 1 (3.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (26.67%) Finance
2 4 (13.33%) Retail
3 3 (10.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Front Office
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 12 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 8 (26.67%) Server Specialist
2 8 (26.67%) Windows Server Specialist
3 3 (10.00%) Back Office Engineer
3 3 (10.00%) Security Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Administrator
3 3 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Junior
4 2 (6.67%) Graduate
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Operations Manager
4 2 (6.67%) IT Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) IT Graduate
4 2 (6.67%) IT Security Administrator
4 2 (6.67%) IT Operations Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Agile Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Test Leader
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Technical Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) .NET Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.33%) HTML
1 1 (3.33%) .NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC
1 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 12 (40.00%) Clustering
2 3 (10.00%) EPoS
2 3 (10.00%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.67%) SCADA
4 1 (3.33%) Mathematics
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.33%) Statistics
4 1 (3.33%) Smart Meter
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) User Experience
4 1 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows 2000
1 15 (50.00%) Windows XP
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
1 15 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 12 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.67%) CentOS
4 2 (6.67%) Linux
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) ITIL
1 7 (23.33%) Problem Management
2 4 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (13.33%) Scrum
2 4 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (10.00%) PRINCE2
3 3 (10.00%) Project Management
3 3 (10.00%) Time Management
3 3 (10.00%) Line Management
3 3 (10.00%) Network Management
4 2 (6.67%) Patch Management
4 2 (6.67%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (6.67%) Change Control
4 2 (6.67%) Fault Management
4 2 (6.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) VBScript
1 8 (26.67%) VB
2 3 (10.00%) SQL
3 1 (3.33%) C#
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CIMA
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 12 (40.00%) XenApp
1 12 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
4 2 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli
1 4 (13.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 4 (13.33%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) VMware
2 12 (40.00%) Citrix
3 6 (20.00%) IBM
4 5 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 4 (13.33%) SAP
5 4 (13.33%) Intel
5 4 (13.33%) Symantec
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco
7 2 (6.67%) Oracle
7 2 (6.67%) Red Hat
7 2 (6.67%) webMethods
7 2 (6.67%) Syclo
8 1 (3.33%) Capita
8 1 (3.33%) Huawei
8 1 (3.33%) HP