The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank 138 172 150
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -22
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 40 13 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 1.12% 0.34% 0.27%
As % of the General category 3.79% 1.31% 0.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 6
Average salary £38,000 £45,000 £56,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.55% -20.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £28,400 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £50,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
West Yorkshire

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

General Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
1055 989 843
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 29.62% 26.23% 32.40%
Number of salaries quoted 761 802 620
Average salary £40,000 £40,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +6.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Back Office across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Back Office
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Leeds

Back Office
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Back Office Salary Histogram in Leeds

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 22 (39.29%) Windows
3 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
4 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 15 (26.79%) MS Office
6 14 (25.00%) SQL
6 14 (25.00%) .NET
6 14 (25.00%) Degree
7 12 (21.43%) Finance
7 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 11 (19.64%) Product Management
9 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (17.86%) Java
9 10 (17.86%) Linux
9 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (16.07%) SAN
10 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
10 9 (16.07%) Citrix
10 9 (16.07%) SSL
10 9 (16.07%) Cisco
10 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
10 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
10 9 (16.07%) VoIP
10 9 (16.07%) COM
10 9 (16.07%) Cryptography
10 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
10 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
10 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
10 9 (16.07%) Firewall
10 9 (16.07%) VMware

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Server
3 2 (3.57%) Lync
4 1 (1.79%) FormScape
Applications
1 16 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 15 (26.79%) MS Office
3 1 (1.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (16.07%) VoIP
1 9 (16.07%) SSL
1 9 (16.07%) SAN
1 9 (16.07%) Firewall
1 9 (16.07%) NAS
2 7 (12.50%) Wireless
3 5 (8.93%) Intranet
4 4 (7.14%) DNS
5 3 (5.36%) DHCP
6 2 (3.57%) Internet
7 1 (1.79%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.79%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 7 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (5.36%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.57%) Subversion
2 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (21.43%) Finance
2 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
3 8 (14.29%) Marketing
4 5 (8.93%) Legal
5 4 (7.14%) Electronics
5 4 (7.14%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.79%) Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (28.57%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Developer
3 9 (16.07%) Coordinator
3 9 (16.07%) Security Analyst
3 9 (16.07%) IT Security Analyst
4 5 (8.93%) SharePoint Developer
5 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) Data Analyst
5 4 (7.14%) SQL Data Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) Support Specialist
6 3 (5.36%) Business Analyst
6 3 (5.36%) SQL Developer
7 2 (3.57%) Desktop Support
7 2 (3.57%) .NET Developer
8 1 (1.79%) C# Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) VB.NET Developer
8 1 (1.79%) Desktop Engineer
8 1 (1.79%) Administrator
8 1 (1.79%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.00%) .NET
2 9 (16.07%) COM
3 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (12.50%) JNI
4 5 (8.93%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (8.93%) HTML
4 5 (8.93%) Classic ASP
4 5 (8.93%) CSS
5 3 (5.36%) XML
5 3 (5.36%) XSL
6 2 (3.57%) Application Packaging
7 1 (1.79%) LAMP
7 1 (1.79%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.07%) Cryptography
2 7 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 7 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (8.93%) Management Information System
4 4 (7.14%) AS400
5 3 (5.36%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.36%) Photography
6 2 (3.57%) Derivative
7 1 (1.79%) User Experience
7 1 (1.79%) CMDB
7 1 (1.79%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (39.29%) Windows
2 12 (21.43%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (17.86%) Linux
4 9 (16.07%) Windows XP
4 9 (16.07%) Windows 8
4 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (5.36%) Android
6 2 (3.57%) Mac OS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows 7
6 2 (3.57%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.79%) SUSE
7 1 (1.79%) Debian
7 1 (1.79%) UNIX
7 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) CentOS
7 1 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.79%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (19.64%) Product Management
2 10 (17.86%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.07%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 9 (16.07%) Security Testing
3 9 (16.07%) E-Commerce
3 9 (16.07%) Service Delivery
3 9 (16.07%) SIEM
4 7 (12.50%) Vulnerability Management
4 7 (12.50%) ETL
5 5 (8.93%) ITIL
5 5 (8.93%) MVC
5 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (8.93%) Scrum
5 5 (8.93%) TDD
5 5 (8.93%) Kanban
5 5 (8.93%) OpenUP
6 4 (7.14%) Content Management
6 4 (7.14%) Data Analysis
6 4 (7.14%) Workflow
7 3 (5.36%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (25.00%) SQL
2 10 (17.86%) Java
3 7 (12.50%) C#
4 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
5 2 (3.57%) VB.NET
5 2 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 14 (25.00%) Degree
2 10 (17.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.36%) HL7
2 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 24 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) Citrix
2 9 (16.07%) Cisco
2 9 (16.07%) VMware
3 7 (12.50%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (5.36%) IBM
5 2 (3.57%) Apple
5 2 (3.57%) Hyland
6 1 (1.79%) JD Edwards
6 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
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Salary: £22000 - £27000 per annum + EXCELLENT BENEFITS
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago