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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 93 70 128
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +58
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 44 63 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.84% 3.06% 1.47%
As % of the General category 4.28% 6.83% 3.24%
Number of salaries quoted 44 62 38
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £41,500 £32,500 £37,350
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
1029 923 1295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 42.96% 44.85% 45.36%
Number of salaries quoted 806 687 994
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -

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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014. 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 0 40 £85,000 +112.50% 2
Watford -30 2 £32,750 -40.45%
Welwyn Garden City - 1 £40,000 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 74 (80.43%) Security Cleared
2 73 (79.35%) SC Cleared
3 72 (78.26%) Retail
4 67 (72.83%) Finance
5 32 (34.78%) Six Sigma
5 32 (34.78%) Benchmarking
5 32 (34.78%) Business Development
5 32 (34.78%) German Language
6 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
7 20 (21.74%) Windows
8 15 (16.30%) SOA
8 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
9 12 (13.04%) Data Management
10 11 (11.96%) Systems Analysis
11 10 (10.87%) Knowledge Management
11 10 (10.87%) TOGAF
11 10 (10.87%) EDRMS
11 10 (10.87%) Migration
11 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
11 10 (10.87%) Open Text
11 10 (10.87%) EMC
11 10 (10.87%) CRM
11 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
11 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
11 10 (10.87%) Taxonomies
11 10 (10.87%) Metadata Management
12 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
12 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2
12 9 (9.78%) C#
12 9 (9.78%) .NET

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 10 (10.87%) SharePoint
1 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (2.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (2.17%) IIS
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 21 (22.83%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.70%) MS Office
3 6 (6.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (2.17%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.78%) DHCP
1 9 (9.78%) DNS
2 6 (6.52%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.09%) SAN
3 1 (1.09%) VPN
3 1 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.09%) Firewall
3 1 (1.09%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.87%) EDRMS
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.09%) Essbase
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.09%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (1.09%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
2 2 (2.17%) JIRA
2 2 (2.17%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
2 2 (2.17%) NUnit
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.09%) Log4Net
3 1 (1.09%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.09%) ReSharper
General
1 72 (78.26%) Retail
2 67 (72.83%) Finance
3 32 (34.78%) German Language
4 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.09%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.09%) Front Office
4 1 (1.09%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 12 (13.04%) Account Manager
1 12 (13.04%) Sales Manager
2 10 (10.87%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 10 (10.87%) Solutions Architect
2 10 (10.87%) Architect
2 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Architect
2 10 (10.87%) Senior Architect
2 10 (10.87%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 10 (10.87%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 9 (9.78%) Project Manager
4 7 (7.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.52%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 6 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.52%) Senior Project Manager
5 6 (6.52%) IT Project Manager
5 6 (6.52%) Applications Manager
6 4 (4.35%) Developer
7 3 (3.26%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.78%) .NET
2 3 (3.26%) HTML
2 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET
2 3 (3.26%) CSS
2 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 3 (3.26%) WinForms
2 3 (3.26%) Ajax
2 3 (3.26%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (3.26%) HTML5
2 3 (3.26%) jQuery
2 3 (3.26%) .NET Framework
2 3 (3.26%) WCF
3 2 (2.17%) ASP.NET 2.0
3 2 (2.17%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.09%) ADO.NET
4 1 (1.09%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) XSLT
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (1.09%) CSS3
4 1 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Taxonomies
2 7 (7.61%) Firmware
3 2 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.09%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.09%) W3C
4 1 (1.09%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.09%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 20 (21.74%) Windows
2 9 (9.78%) Windows 7
3 6 (6.52%) Windows XP
4 2 (2.17%) UNIX
5 1 (1.09%) Linux
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.09%) Android
5 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.78%) Six Sigma
1 32 (34.78%) Benchmarking
1 32 (34.78%) Business Development
2 15 (16.30%) SOA
3 12 (13.04%) Data Management
4 11 (11.96%) Systems Analysis
5 10 (10.87%) Knowledge Management
5 10 (10.87%) TOGAF
5 10 (10.87%) Migration
5 10 (10.87%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (10.87%) CRM
5 10 (10.87%) Metadata Management
6 9 (9.78%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.61%) Project Management
8 5 (5.43%) TDD
8 5 (5.43%) Market Research
8 5 (5.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (5.43%) Procure-to-pay
9 3 (3.26%) MVC
9 3 (3.26%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (9.78%) C#
2 6 (6.52%) PowerShell
2 6 (6.52%) VB.NET
2 6 (6.52%) VBScript
3 4 (4.35%) SQL
4 3 (3.26%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.17%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (1.09%) Java
6 1 (1.09%) Shell Script
6 1 (1.09%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.09%) XAML
Qualifications
1 74 (80.43%) Security Cleared
2 73 (79.35%) SC Cleared
3 7 (7.61%) Degree
4 3 (3.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (2.17%) OCP
5 2 (2.17%) Oracle Certification
6 1 (1.09%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.09%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.26%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.26%) vSphere
2 3 (3.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.17%) Nagios
2 1 (1.09%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.09%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 15 (16.30%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Open Text
2 10 (10.87%) EMC
3 5 (5.43%) Ariba
4 4 (4.35%) VMware
5 3 (3.26%) Oracle
6 2 (2.17%) DevExpress
6 2 (2.17%) Cisco
7 1 (1.09%) HP
7 1 (1.09%) Symbian
7 1 (1.09%) Symantec
7 1 (1.09%) Hyperion
7 1 (1.09%) Veeam
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum Upto 65k plus flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Steria
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Upto 50k plus flexible benefits scheme
Posted: 11 days ago
Hertfordshire
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago