The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 84 85 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +24
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 4 11 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.51% 0.99% 0.34%
As % of the General category 1.47% 2.95% 1.00%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 2
Median salary £30,000 £37,176 £90,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-19.30% -58.69%
UK excluding London median salary £41,750 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% -
Back Office
South East

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

General Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
272 373 402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 34.78% 33.51% 34.10%
Number of salaries quoted 242 331 342
Median salary £45,000 £43,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £64,100
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Back Office
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Kent

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, 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 Kent region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Degree
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (35.71%) People Management
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Front Office
3 5 (35.71%) Legal
3 5 (35.71%) HP
3 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (28.57%) Firewall
4 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
4 4 (28.57%) Apple
4 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
4 4 (28.57%) Windows
4 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
4 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (28.57%) VPN
4 4 (28.57%) MS Office
4 4 (28.57%) Finance
4 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (28.57%) Android
4 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
4 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Server

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) Exchange Server 2003
1 4 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.14%) CMS
2 1 (7.14%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (28.57%) MS Office
2 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
3 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) Firewall
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
1 4 (28.57%) VPN
2 1 (7.14%) MPLS
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Git (software)
1 1 (7.14%) Subversion
General
1 5 (35.71%) Front Office
1 5 (35.71%) Legal
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Investment Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) IT Manager
2 4 (28.57%) Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) ICT Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Asset Management Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Assistant Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Head of Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Head of IT
4 1 (7.14%) Head of IT Services
4 1 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) CSS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
1 1 (7.14%) REST
1 1 (7.14%) SOAP
1 1 (7.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.14%) Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.14%) Reference Data
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) Android
1 4 (28.57%) Mac OS
1 4 (28.57%) Windows
1 4 (28.57%) Windows 8
1 4 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 4 (28.57%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Project Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) PRINCE
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity
3 5 (35.71%) Business Continuity Planning
3 5 (35.71%) People Management
4 4 (28.57%) Problem Management
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.14%) Data Management
6 1 (7.14%) SFIA
6 1 (7.14%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) Java
1 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) Degree
2 5 (35.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) HP
2 4 (28.57%) Apple
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.14%) Charles River
4 1 (7.14%) Cisco
4 1 (7.14%) SAP
4 1 (7.14%) SunGard