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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 126 134 117
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -17
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 7 2 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 0.099% 1.21%
As % of the General category 0.95% 0.26% 2.77%
Number of salaries quoted 7 1 17
Median salary £38,500 £22,500 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+71.11% -30.76%
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
739 768 901
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 36.53% 37.93% 43.55%
Number of salaries quoted 579 678 688
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -2.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Hertfordshire region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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
Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Stevenage - 4 £38,500 -
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Back Office also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (58.33%) Payment Gateway
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
2 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
5 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (16.67%) ISEB
5 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
5 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (16.67%) Windows
5 2 (16.67%) ITIL
5 2 (16.67%) Selenium
6 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (8.33%) Unix
6 1 (8.33%) SQL
6 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 1 (8.33%) Solaris
6 1 (8.33%) Linux
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
6 1 (8.33%) ATM
6 1 (8.33%) WAN
6 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
6 1 (8.33%) Firewall

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (33.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (58.33%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (8.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) ATM
1 1 (8.33%) Firewall
1 1 (8.33%) SAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
1 1 (8.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (66.67%) Analyst
2 7 (58.33%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Computer Operator
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Product Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Design Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Product Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee
3 1 (8.33%) Trainee Computer Operator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Solaris
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 8
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 6 (50.00%) Test Strategy
3 3 (25.00%) Automation Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) Boundary Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) CRM
5 1 (8.33%) Data Mapping
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL V3
5 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (8.33%) Programme Management
5 1 (8.33%) Regression Testing
5 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) ISEB
1 2 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (8.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
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