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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 125 95 138
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +43
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 26 36 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.10% 1.92% 1.05%
As % of the General category 2.54% 5.11% 2.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 28
Average salary £45,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.00% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £32,350
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
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
1024 705 1441
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 43.32% 37.68% 47.06%
Number of salaries quoted 807 482 1149
Average salary £50,000 £42,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.34% -6.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £29,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £60,000 £67,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -12 9 £42,500 +27.81%
Welwyn Garden City -19 4 - - 2
St Albans - 4 £70,000 -
Hoddesdon - 2 £45,500 -
Royston - 2 £32,000 -
Watford -20 1 £51,000 +3.03%
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 39 (60.94%) SC Cleared
1 39 (60.94%) Security Cleared
2 33 (51.56%) Finance
2 33 (51.56%) Retail
3 21 (32.81%) SOA
4 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
5 16 (25.00%) SQL
5 16 (25.00%) Business Development
6 12 (18.75%) Windows
6 12 (18.75%) Six Sigma
6 12 (18.75%) Benchmarking
6 12 (18.75%) German Language
7 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
7 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
7 11 (17.19%) Migration
8 10 (15.63%) PL/SQL
8 10 (15.63%) Java
8 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS R12
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 11g
9 9 (14.06%) .NET
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle
9 9 (14.06%) UNIX
9 9 (14.06%) OCP
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle Certification
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (14.06%) VMware
10 8 (12.50%) Scrum

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 11 (17.19%) SharePoint
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Workflow
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) MS Exchange
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Lync
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (14.06%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (4.69%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.56%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DHCP
1 4 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (4.69%) Firewall
3 2 (3.13%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.13%) SSL
3 2 (3.13%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) SAN
4 1 (1.56%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.56%) Network Security
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (15.63%) Relational Database
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 8 (12.50%) EDRMS
4 7 (10.94%) SQL Server
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle Reports
5 6 (9.38%) RDBMS
5 6 (9.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (4.69%) Essbase
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (1.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.38%) Oracle Forms
2 4 (6.25%) Eclipse
2 4 (6.25%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.56%) Selenium
General
1 33 (51.56%) Finance
1 33 (51.56%) Retail
2 12 (18.75%) German Language
3 1 (1.56%) Local Government
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (21.88%) Developer
2 8 (12.50%) Analyst
2 8 (12.50%) Architect
2 8 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (12.50%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 8 (12.50%) SharePoint Architect
2 8 (12.50%) Senior Architect
2 8 (12.50%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
2 8 (12.50%) Senior SharePoint Architect
3 7 (10.94%) Business Analyst
4 6 (9.38%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (7.81%) Sales Manager
5 5 (7.81%) Account Manager
6 4 (6.25%) Consultant
6 4 (6.25%) Senior Developer
6 4 (6.25%) .NET Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Graduate
6 4 (6.25%) Java Developer
6 4 (6.25%) Senior .NET Developer
7 3 (4.69%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.06%) .NET
2 4 (6.25%) JDBC
2 4 (6.25%) SOAP
2 4 (6.25%) Web Services
2 4 (6.25%) XML
2 4 (6.25%) XSD
2 4 (6.25%) WSDL
2 4 (6.25%) JAXB
2 4 (6.25%) jQuery
2 4 (6.25%) JAX-WS
2 4 (6.25%) HTML
3 3 (4.69%) WebCenter
4 1 (1.56%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Taxonomies
2 7 (10.94%) Data Integration
2 7 (10.94%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.25%) Computer Science
3 4 (6.25%) EFT
4 3 (4.69%) Social Media
5 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (14.06%) UNIX
3 3 (4.69%) Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) SOA
2 16 (25.00%) Business Development
3 12 (18.75%) Six Sigma
3 12 (18.75%) Benchmarking
4 11 (17.19%) Migration
5 8 (12.50%) Scrum
5 8 (12.50%) TOGAF
5 8 (12.50%) Systems Analysis
5 8 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
5 8 (12.50%) CRM
5 8 (12.50%) Metadata Management
6 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
6 6 (9.38%) Workflow
6 6 (9.38%) Data Management
7 5 (7.81%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (6.25%) TDD
8 4 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
8 4 (6.25%) OO
8 4 (6.25%) OOD
8 4 (6.25%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 16 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (15.63%) Java
2 10 (15.63%) PL/SQL
3 6 (9.38%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.25%) Python
4 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 4 (6.25%) C#
4 4 (6.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.56%) VBA
Qualifications
1 39 (60.94%) SC Cleared
1 39 (60.94%) Security Cleared
2 9 (14.06%) OCP
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle Certification
3 5 (7.81%) Degree
4 1 (1.56%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) ISO 8583
2 2 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.56%) QA
3 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (10.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
3 3 (4.69%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
4 2 (3.13%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (1.56%) Firmware
5 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (4.69%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 17 (26.56%) Microsoft
2 9 (14.06%) Oracle
2 9 (14.06%) VMware
3 8 (12.50%) Open Text
3 8 (12.50%) EMC
4 3 (4.69%) Hyperion
5 2 (3.13%) Ariba
5 2 (3.13%) LogRhythm
6 1 (1.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.56%) Juniper
6 1 (1.56%) Cisco
6 1 (1.56%) HP
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago
Welwyn Garden City
PayPoint
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 15 days ago