The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 116 89 145
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +56
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 25 39 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.22% 2.03% 0.67%
As % of the General category 2.78% 4.79% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 16 17
Average salary £31,500 £50,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £31,250 £21,100
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,250 £37,000
% change year-on-year
-5.32% +14.18%
Back Office
East of England

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

General Category
Hertfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
899 814 1384
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.70% 42.29% 48.77%
Number of salaries quoted 674 544 1073
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Hertfordshire

Back Office
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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
Hemel Hempstead -20 9 £24,000 -
Welwyn Garden City -6 7 - - 1
Royston - 4 £31,500 -
Watford -12 1 £51,000 +15.90%
St Albans - 1 £50,000 -
Letchworth - 1 £42,500 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 21 (38.89%) Finance
3 20 (37.04%) Retail
3 20 (37.04%) SQL
3 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
4 19 (35.19%) SOA
5 14 (25.93%) .NET
5 14 (25.93%) Java
5 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
6 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
6 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
7 11 (20.37%) Scrum
8 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle
9 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 9 (16.67%) UNIX
9 9 (16.67%) OCP
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (16.67%) VMware
9 9 (16.67%) Migration
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (16.67%) Business Development
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (14.81%) Degree
10 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 13 (24.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 6 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
3 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Server
4 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.85%) JDE World
3 1 (1.85%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 7 (12.96%) TCP/IP
2 4 (7.41%) HTTP
2 4 (7.41%) HTTPS
2 4 (7.41%) SSL
2 4 (7.41%) Firewall
3 2 (3.70%) Network Security
3 2 (3.70%) DHCP
3 2 (3.70%) DNS
4 1 (1.85%) NAS
4 1 (1.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.93%) Relational Database
2 13 (24.07%) SQL Server
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 9 (16.67%) Oracle Database
4 8 (14.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (12.96%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (11.11%) RDBMS
6 6 (11.11%) EDRMS
6 6 (11.11%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle Exadata
7 3 (5.56%) Essbase
7 3 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
8 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (12.96%) JUnit
1 7 (12.96%) Eclipse
1 7 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 6 (11.11%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.85%) Selenium
3 1 (1.85%) Visual Studio
General
1 21 (38.89%) Finance
2 20 (37.04%) Retail
3 2 (3.70%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 18 (33.33%) Developer
2 9 (16.67%) Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Graduate
3 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
3 7 (12.96%) Consultant
3 7 (12.96%) Java Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Oracle Developer
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Architect
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Senior Architect
4 6 (11.11%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
4 6 (11.11%) Senior SharePoint Architect
5 5 (9.26%) Administrator
5 5 (9.26%) Network Administrator
6 4 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.41%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (5.56%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.93%) .NET
2 8 (14.81%) Web Services
3 7 (12.96%) XML
3 7 (12.96%) XSD
3 7 (12.96%) JDBC
3 7 (12.96%) SOAP
3 7 (12.96%) WSDL
3 7 (12.96%) JAXB
3 7 (12.96%) HTML
3 7 (12.96%) JAX-WS
4 4 (7.41%) jQuery
5 3 (5.56%) WebCenter
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC 3
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET 2.0
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) WCF
6 1 (1.85%) LINQ
6 1 (1.85%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Computer Science
1 7 (12.96%) Data Integration
1 7 (12.96%) EFT
1 7 (12.96%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (11.11%) Taxonomies
2 6 (11.11%) Social Media
3 4 (7.41%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) UNIX
2 8 (14.81%) Windows
3 3 (5.56%) Linux
4 1 (1.85%) Android
4 1 (1.85%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (1.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) SOA
2 11 (20.37%) Scrum
3 9 (16.67%) Migration
3 9 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Business Development
4 7 (12.96%) Domain-Driven Design
4 7 (12.96%) User Stories
4 7 (12.96%) TDD
4 7 (12.96%) OOD
4 7 (12.96%) Systems Analysis
4 7 (12.96%) OO
4 7 (12.96%) E-Commerce
5 6 (11.11%) CRM
5 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (11.11%) Knowledge Management
5 6 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 6 (11.11%) Workflow
5 6 (11.11%) Metadata Management
6 4 (7.41%) Multithreading
6 4 (7.41%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (37.04%) SQL
2 14 (25.93%) Java
3 10 (18.52%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.96%) T-SQL
4 7 (12.96%) Python
5 6 (11.11%) Shell Script
5 6 (11.11%) C#
6 5 (9.26%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.85%) PHP
7 1 (1.85%) VBA
Qualifications
1 25 (46.30%) SC Cleared
1 25 (46.30%) Security Cleared
2 9 (16.67%) OCP
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle Certification
3 8 (14.81%) Degree
4 1 (1.85%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) ISO 8583
2 4 (7.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) QA
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.85%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.56%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.85%) SCCM
2 1 (1.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (37.04%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.67%) Oracle
2 9 (16.67%) VMware
3 6 (11.11%) EMC
3 6 (11.11%) Open Text
4 4 (7.41%) LogRhythm
5 3 (5.56%) Hyperion
6 2 (3.70%) JD Edwards
6 2 (3.70%) Ariba
7 1 (1.85%) Juniper
7 1 (1.85%) SAP
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage
Altura
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000 per year
Posted: 11 days ago