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 average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Back Office
Rank 99 92 73
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -19
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 1 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.098% 0.27% 0.62%
As % of the General category 0.26% 0.76% 1.81%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 5
Average salary £34,500 £38,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.21% +11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
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
379 394 277
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 37.01% 35.85% 34.45%
Number of salaries quoted 275 314 241
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,800 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 Kent

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Kent region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the Kent region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Maidstone - 1 £34,500 -
Back Office
South East

Back Office
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MCSA
2 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCSA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Kronos
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