The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Back Office
Rank - 58 54
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 0 2 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester - 0.44% 1.87%
As % of the General category - 1.14% 5.88%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 7
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Back Office
Leicestershire

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

General Category
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
171 176 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 40.71% 38.68% 31.73%
Number of salaries quoted 125 144 113
Average salary £40,000 £43,401 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.83% +8.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,650 £23,550 £27,400
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Back Office
Salary Trend in Leicester

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

Back Office Salary Trend in Leicester

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SRM
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 2 (50.00%) PHP5
1 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent
2 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (25.00%) SAS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint 2013
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) iSCSI
1 1 (25.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) MySQL
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (25.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
1 2 (50.00%) PHP Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Manager
2 1 (25.00%) Data Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (25.00%) IT Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) E-Learning
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) OO
1 2 (50.00%) E-Procurement
1 2 (50.00%) OO PHP
2 1 (25.00%) SDLC
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (25.00%) Release Management
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (25.00%) Waterfall
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
1 2 (50.00%) PHP
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
1 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
1 2 (50.00%) PHP5
1 2 (50.00%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) vSphere
1 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) SAP
2 1 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Sun
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Dell
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Dell Compellent