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 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 66 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +5
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 20 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.06% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the General category 5.06% 0.55% 0.55%
Number of salaries quoted 19 1 2
Median salary £52,500 £42,500 £59,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+23.52% -28.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,500 £42,500 £39,550
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £42,500 £79,950
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
395 365 361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 40.64% 33.52% 31.89%
Number of salaries quoted 364 308 291
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% -8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 - 10 £52,500 -
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 28 July 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 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 13 (41.94%) Legal
3 11 (35.48%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
3 11 (35.48%) Degree
4 10 (32.26%) PRINCE
5 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
5 9 (29.03%) Front Office
5 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity
5 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity Planning
5 9 (29.03%) People Management
6 7 (22.58%) Line Management
6 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
6 7 (22.58%) Oracle
7 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
7 6 (19.35%) SunGard
7 6 (19.35%) HP
7 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
7 6 (19.35%) Charles River
7 6 (19.35%) Banking
7 6 (19.35%) Asset Management
7 6 (19.35%) Data Management
7 6 (19.35%) Fixed Income
7 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
7 6 (19.35%) Derivative
7 6 (19.35%) Equity Derivative
7 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
7 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center

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 (12.90%) CMS
1 4 (12.90%) Umbraco
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
2 6 (19.35%) MS Visio
3 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.23%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Internet
1 1 (3.23%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) DTS
2 4 (12.90%) MySQL
2 4 (12.90%) RDBMS
2 4 (12.90%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.45%) EDMS
Development Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.90%) Subversion
2 1 (3.23%) HP UFT
2 1 (3.23%) Selenium
2 1 (3.23%) SoapUI
2 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 13 (41.94%) Legal
2 9 (29.03%) Front Office
3 6 (19.35%) Banking
3 6 (19.35%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 2 (6.45%) Local Government
5 1 (3.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) IT Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Asset Management Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Assistant Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Administrator
3 4 (12.90%) DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Developer
3 4 (12.90%) Junior
3 4 (12.90%) Junior DBA
3 4 (12.90%) Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Developer
4 3 (9.68%) .NET Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) HTML Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Java Web Developer
4 3 (9.68%) Junior Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Junior SQL Server DBA
4 3 (9.68%) Oracle DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SQL DBA
4 3 (9.68%) SQL Server DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (16.13%) .NET
1 5 (16.13%) CSS
1 5 (16.13%) HTML
1 5 (16.13%) SOAP
2 4 (12.90%) AngularJS
2 4 (12.90%) REST
2 4 (12.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 4 (12.90%) Web Services
3 3 (9.68%) CSS3
3 3 (9.68%) HTML5
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.23%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 7 (22.58%) Management Information System
2 6 (19.35%) Derivative
2 6 (19.35%) Equity Derivative
2 6 (19.35%) Fixed Income
2 6 (19.35%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.23%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 4 (12.90%) Unix
2 4 (12.90%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Project Management
2 11 (35.48%) ITIL
3 10 (32.26%) PRINCE
4 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity
4 9 (29.03%) Business Continuity Planning
4 9 (29.03%) People Management
5 7 (22.58%) Line Management
6 6 (19.35%) Asset Management
6 6 (19.35%) Data Management
7 5 (16.13%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (12.90%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (12.90%) Data Architecture
8 4 (12.90%) Database Security
8 4 (12.90%) E-Commerce
8 4 (12.90%) High Availability
8 4 (12.90%) Patch Management
8 4 (12.90%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (12.90%) Resource Management
8 4 (12.90%) Trend Analysis
8 4 (12.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) SQL
2 4 (12.90%) Java
2 4 (12.90%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) C#
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 11 (35.48%) Degree
2 9 (29.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (3.23%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (22.58%) Oracle
3 6 (19.35%) Charles River
3 6 (19.35%) HP
3 6 (19.35%) SunGard
4 4 (12.90%) Jaspersoft
5 1 (3.23%) Cisco
5 1 (3.23%) SAP