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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 107 64 137
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +73
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 36 69 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 1.55% 3.46% 1.18%
As % of the General category 3.78% 7.79% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 36 68 32
Average salary £67,500 £45,750 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+47.54% +3.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £55,750 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £43,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +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
953 886 1444
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 41.06% 44.37% 48.62%
Number of salaries quoted 769 677 1104
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 -10 31 £70,000 +75.00% 1
Watford -29 2 £32,750 -40.45%
Welwyn Garden City +5 1 £40,000 +14.28%
Hoddesdon - 1 £45,500 -
St Albans - 1 £70,000 - 1
Back Office
East of England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 75 (80.65%) Security Cleared
2 74 (79.57%) SC Cleared
3 69 (74.19%) Retail
4 63 (67.74%) Finance
5 32 (34.41%) Business Development
5 32 (34.41%) Six Sigma
5 32 (34.41%) Benchmarking
5 32 (34.41%) German Language
6 24 (25.81%) Windows
6 24 (25.81%) MS Excel
6 24 (25.81%) SOA
7 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
8 15 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
9 14 (15.05%) TOGAF
9 14 (15.05%) SharePoint Server
9 14 (15.05%) Taxonomies
9 14 (15.05%) Knowledge Management
9 14 (15.05%) Migration
9 14 (15.05%) Open Text
9 14 (15.05%) EMC
9 14 (15.05%) EDRMS
9 14 (15.05%) CRM
9 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
9 14 (15.05%) Metadata Management
10 13 (13.98%) Data Management
11 9 (9.68%) DNS
11 9 (9.68%) DHCP
11 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
12 8 (8.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (15.05%) SharePoint
1 14 (15.05%) SharePoint Server
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.08%) IIS
Applications
1 24 (25.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (6.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle EBS
1 8 (8.60%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (1.08%) JDE World
Communications & Networking
1 9 (9.68%) DNS
1 9 (9.68%) DHCP
2 6 (6.45%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.08%) Firewall
3 1 (1.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.08%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.05%) EDRMS
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database 11g
2 8 (8.60%) Oracle Database
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 5 (5.38%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.38%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (5.38%) RDBMS
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 3 (3.23%) Essbase
4 3 (3.23%) Oracle Exadata
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (5.38%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (1.08%) NUnit
2 1 (1.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.08%) TeamCity
2 1 (1.08%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 69 (74.19%) Retail
2 63 (67.74%) Finance
3 32 (34.41%) German Language
4 1 (1.08%) Local Government
4 1 (1.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.08%) Front Office
4 1 (1.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (15.05%) Architect
1 14 (15.05%) Solutions Architect
1 14 (15.05%) Senior Solutions Architect
1 14 (15.05%) SharePoint Architect
1 14 (15.05%) Senior Architect
1 14 (15.05%) SharePoint Solutions Architect
1 14 (15.05%) Senior SharePoint Architect
2 12 (12.90%) Sales Manager
2 12 (12.90%) Account Manager
3 7 (7.53%) Developer
3 7 (7.53%) 2nd Line Support
4 6 (6.45%) Support Engineer
4 6 (6.45%) Project Manager
4 6 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (5.38%) IT Project Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Applications Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Oracle Developer
5 5 (5.38%) Senior Manager
5 5 (5.38%) Senior IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (8.60%) .NET
2 3 (3.23%) WebCenter
3 2 (2.15%) jQuery
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET 2.0
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.08%) HTML5
4 1 (1.08%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.08%) HTML
4 1 (1.08%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.08%) CSS
4 1 (1.08%) Web Services
4 1 (1.08%) EDI
4 1 (1.08%) WinForms
4 1 (1.08%) Ajax
4 1 (1.08%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.08%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.05%) Taxonomies
2 7 (7.53%) Firmware
3 5 (5.38%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.30%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.15%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.08%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 24 (25.81%) Windows
2 9 (9.68%) Windows 7
3 8 (8.60%) UNIX
4 6 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 3 (3.23%) Linux
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (34.41%) Six Sigma
1 32 (34.41%) Benchmarking
1 32 (34.41%) Business Development
2 24 (25.81%) SOA
3 15 (16.13%) Systems Analysis
4 14 (15.05%) TOGAF
4 14 (15.05%) CRM
4 14 (15.05%) Migration
4 14 (15.05%) Knowledge Management
4 14 (15.05%) Metadata Management
5 13 (13.98%) Data Management
6 7 (7.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (6.45%) Project Management
7 6 (6.45%) PRINCE2
7 6 (6.45%) People Management
8 5 (5.38%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (5.38%) Workflow
9 3 (3.23%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (3.23%) TDD
9 3 (3.23%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (8.60%) C#
2 7 (7.53%) SQL
3 6 (6.45%) VBScript
3 6 (6.45%) VB.NET
3 6 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 6 (6.45%) PowerShell
4 5 (5.38%) Shell Script
4 5 (5.38%) Java
5 2 (2.15%) JavaScript
6 1 (1.08%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 75 (80.65%) Security Cleared
2 74 (79.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (8.60%) OCP
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle Certification
4 7 (7.53%) Degree
5 1 (1.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.08%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 4 (4.30%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.23%) Terminal Services
2 3 (3.23%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.23%) Oracle Identity Management
2 1 (1.08%) Nagios
Vendors
1 18 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 14 (15.05%) EMC
2 14 (15.05%) Open Text
3 8 (8.60%) Oracle
4 4 (4.30%) VMware
5 3 (3.23%) Hyperion
6 2 (2.15%) Ariba
6 2 (2.15%) Cisco
7 1 (1.08%) HP
7 1 (1.08%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.08%) DevExpress
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £32,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
Asset Resourcing
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago