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 26 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 81 95 92
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 8 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.91% 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the General category 2.48% 1.49% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 1
Median salary £52,500 £55,000 £85,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -35.29%
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
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
323 336 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 36.62% 31.91% 37.70%
Number of salaries quoted 294 291 266
Median salary £42,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £65,000 £70,000
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
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Kent

Back Office
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Tunbridge Wells - 4 £56,250 -
Maidstone - 1 £85,000 -
Rochester - 1 £42,500 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 11 (39.29%) Legal
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
4 9 (32.14%) PRINCE
4 9 (32.14%) Degree
5 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
5 8 (28.57%) People Management
5 8 (28.57%) Front Office
5 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
5 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 8 (28.57%) HP
5 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 7 (25.00%) SQL
6 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
6 7 (25.00%) Line Management
7 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
7 6 (21.43%) Derivative
7 6 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
7 6 (21.43%) Data Management
7 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Reference Data
7 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
7 6 (21.43%) Charles River
7 6 (21.43%) Banking
7 6 (21.43%) Oracle
7 6 (21.43%) Windows
7 6 (21.43%) SunGard
7 6 (21.43%) MS Visio

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 (14.29%) CMS
1 4 (14.29%) Umbraco
2 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (21.43%) MS Visio
3 3 (10.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.14%) Firewall
1 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 2 (7.14%) VPN
2 1 (3.57%) Internet
2 1 (3.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.71%) DTS
1 3 (10.71%) MySQL
1 3 (10.71%) RDBMS
1 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
1 3 (10.71%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 4 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 11 (39.29%) Legal
2 8 (28.57%) Front Office
3 6 (21.43%) Banking
3 6 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (7.14%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (28.57%) IT Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Asset Management Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Assistant Project Manager
2 6 (21.43%) Project Manager
3 4 (14.29%) Developer
3 4 (14.29%) Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.71%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Administrator
4 3 (10.71%) DBA
4 3 (10.71%) HTML Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (10.71%) Junior
4 3 (10.71%) Junior DBA
5 2 (7.14%) ICT Manager
5 2 (7.14%) Junior Oracle DBA
5 2 (7.14%) Junior SQL Server DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 2 (7.14%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (17.86%) CSS
1 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 4 (14.29%) .NET
2 4 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 4 (14.29%) REST
2 4 (14.29%) SOAP
2 4 (14.29%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (14.29%) Web Services
3 3 (10.71%) CSS3
3 3 (10.71%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (21.43%) Derivative
2 6 (21.43%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (21.43%) Fixed Income
2 6 (21.43%) Reference Data
3 2 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.57%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) Windows Server
3 3 (10.71%) Unix
4 2 (7.14%) Android
4 2 (7.14%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (57.14%) Project Management
2 10 (35.71%) ITIL
3 9 (32.14%) PRINCE
4 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity
4 8 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
4 8 (28.57%) People Management
5 7 (25.00%) Line Management
6 6 (21.43%) Asset Management
6 6 (21.43%) Data Management
7 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (14.29%) Web Development
8 3 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
8 3 (10.71%) Data Architecture
8 3 (10.71%) Database Security
8 3 (10.71%) E-Commerce
8 3 (10.71%) Patch Management
8 3 (10.71%) Performance Tuning
8 3 (10.71%) Resource Management
8 3 (10.71%) Trend Analysis
8 3 (10.71%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 7 (25.00%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.57%) VBA
Qualifications
1 9 (32.14%) Degree
2 8 (28.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (21.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (28.57%) HP
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 6 (21.43%) Charles River
2 6 (21.43%) Oracle
2 6 (21.43%) SunGard
3 3 (10.71%) Jaspersoft
4 2 (7.14%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) SAP