The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Back Office in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Back Office over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 197 159 212
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +53
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 636 887 684
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.69% 2.01% 1.49%
As % of the General category 3.20% 3.66% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 537 753 599
Median salary £61,000 £62,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.40% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £41,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £92,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £40,773 £44,000
% change year-on-year
+10.36% -7.33%
Back Office
England

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

General Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
General category
19870 24253 24594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.66% 55.05% 53.59%
Number of salaries quoted 17106 20187 19834
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £87,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Back Office
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of job ads across the London region citing Back Office as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Back Office Jobs Demand Trend in London

Back Office
Salary Trend in London

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

Back Office Salary Trend in London

Back Office
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Back Office across the London region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Back Office Salary Histogram in London

Back Office
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Back Office within the London region over the 3 months to 24 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
City of London -44 100 £60,000 - 20
Docklands, London +19 3 £56,000 -20.00%
Uxbridge - 3 £60,000 -
Bromley +3 2 £24,500 -42.35%
Wimbledon - 2 £67,500 -
Twickenham +8 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Croydon +1 1 £85,000 +74.35%
Canary Wharf -4 1 £61,000 -
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 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 London region with a requirement for Back Office.

1 575 (47.68%) Finance
2 487 (40.38%) SQL
3 321 (26.62%) Banking
4 280 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
5 269 (22.31%) C#
6 261 (21.64%) SQL Server
7 241 (19.98%) Front Office
8 235 (19.49%) Asset Management
9 228 (18.91%) Project Management
10 216 (17.91%) Microsoft
11 212 (17.58%) Java
12 197 (16.33%) .NET
12 197 (16.33%) Windows
13 195 (16.17%) Degree
14 191 (15.84%) Oracle
15 167 (13.85%) Linux
16 160 (13.27%) MS Excel
17 153 (12.69%) Hedge funds
18 146 (12.11%) JavaScript
19 144 (11.94%) Business Analysis
20 139 (11.53%) Unix
21 126 (10.45%) MiFID
22 122 (10.12%) XML
22 122 (10.12%) MVC
22 122 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
23 121 (10.03%) Investment Banking
24 119 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
25 115 (9.54%) Derivative
26 112 (9.29%) Fixed Income
27 111 (9.20%) SDLC

Back Office
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 46 (3.81%) WebSphere
2 38 (3.15%) MQSeries
3 34 (2.82%) MS Exchange
3 34 (2.82%) SharePoint
4 31 (2.57%) IIS
5 23 (1.91%) Apache
6 22 (1.82%) Skype for Business
7 21 (1.74%) Tomcat
8 19 (1.58%) Confluence
9 15 (1.24%) WebLogic
10 13 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 11 (0.91%) WebSphere Application Server
12 10 (0.83%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.58%) JBoss
13 7 (0.58%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.41%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.41%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.41%) Exchange Server 2003
15 4 (0.33%) Exchange Server 2007
15 4 (0.33%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 160 (13.27%) MS Excel
2 64 (5.31%) MS Office
3 41 (3.40%) MS Project
4 26 (2.16%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.58%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (0.25%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.17%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.083%) InVision
8 1 (0.083%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 79 (6.55%) Markit EDM
2 37 (3.07%) thinkFolio
3 24 (1.99%) SimCorp Dimension
4 22 (1.82%) LatentZero
5 14 (1.16%) Beauchamp
6 13 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
7 12 (1.00%) IntelliMatch
8 11 (0.91%) Misys Opics
9 9 (0.75%) Advent Geneva
9 9 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
9 9 (0.75%) Summit
10 8 (0.66%) SAP CRM
11 7 (0.58%) Tradar
12 6 (0.50%) Eagle PACE
13 5 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
14 4 (0.33%) FLEXCUBE
14 4 (0.33%) HiPortfolio
14 4 (0.33%) Salerio
14 4 (0.33%) Temenos T24
15 3 (0.25%) EQXanite
Cloud Services
1 35 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (1.41%) Google Play
4 16 (1.33%) iTunes
4 16 (1.33%) SaaS
5 10 (0.83%) Office 365
6 7 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (0.50%) Amazon ELB
8 4 (0.33%) GitHub
8 4 (0.33%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.25%) PaaS
9 3 (0.25%) SoftLayer
10 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
10 2 (0.17%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.083%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.083%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 52 (4.31%) Firewall
2 37 (3.07%) DNS
2 37 (3.07%) TCP/IP
3 36 (2.99%) LAN
4 33 (2.74%) DHCP
5 32 (2.65%) WAN
6 28 (2.32%) SAN
7 24 (1.99%) Cisco ASA
8 19 (1.58%) Cisco PIX
8 19 (1.58%) FTP
8 19 (1.58%) Internet
9 15 (1.24%) VPN
10 11 (0.91%) HTTP
10 11 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
11 9 (0.75%) LDAP
12 7 (0.58%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.58%) NFC
13 6 (0.50%) NAS
13 6 (0.50%) WebEx
13 6 (0.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 261 (21.64%) SQL Server
2 91 (7.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 88 (7.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 48 (3.98%) Data Warehouse
5 44 (3.65%) Big Data
6 31 (2.57%) Relational Database
7 30 (2.49%) Redis
8 28 (2.32%) MySQL
9 26 (2.16%) SQL Server 2005
10 25 (2.07%) QlikView
11 21 (1.74%) SQL Server 2008
12 19 (1.58%) Oracle Database
13 18 (1.49%) MongoDB
14 16 (1.33%) NoSQL
15 14 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
15 14 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
15 14 (1.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 12 (1.00%) PostgreSQL
17 10 (0.83%) Apache Cassandra
18 9 (0.75%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 56 (4.64%) Selenium
2 53 (4.39%) TeamCity
3 39 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 38 (3.15%) JIRA
5 27 (2.24%) Team Foundation Server
6 23 (1.91%) Jenkins
6 23 (1.91%) Subversion
7 18 (1.49%) Maven
8 17 (1.41%) MSTest
9 16 (1.33%) Cucumber
9 16 (1.33%) Visual Studio
10 14 (1.16%) JUnit
11 13 (1.08%) NUnit
11 13 (1.08%) Rhino Mocks
12 11 (0.91%) Moq
13 10 (0.83%) Ant
14 7 (0.58%) HP UFT
14 7 (0.58%) VSS/SourceSafe
15 6 (0.50%) JBehave
16 5 (0.41%) ERwin
General
1 575 (47.68%) Finance
2 321 (26.62%) Banking
3 241 (19.98%) Front Office
4 121 (10.03%) Investment Banking
5 60 (4.98%) Retail
6 55 (4.56%) Financial Institution
7 36 (2.99%) Marketing
8 28 (2.32%) Corporate Banking
9 23 (1.91%) Law
10 19 (1.58%) Legal
11 16 (1.33%) Music Industry
12 15 (1.24%) Advertising
13 13 (1.08%) Games
14 11 (0.91%) Wholesale Banking
15 9 (0.75%) Private Banking
15 9 (0.75%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.58%) Publishing
16 7 (0.58%) Telecoms
17 5 (0.41%) Military
18 4 (0.33%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 359 (29.77%) Analyst
2 312 (25.87%) Developer
3 176 (14.59%) Business Analyst
4 168 (13.93%) C# Developer
5 114 (9.45%) Support Analyst
6 107 (8.87%) .NET Developer
6 107 (8.87%) Consultant
7 103 (8.54%) Applications Support
8 102 (8.46%) SQL Developer
9 95 (7.88%) Project Manager
10 94 (7.79%) C# .NET Developer
11 89 (7.38%) Java Developer
12 74 (6.14%) Applications Support Analyst
13 58 (4.81%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
14 49 (4.06%) Financial Analyst
15 47 (3.90%) ASP Developer
16 43 (3.57%) Senior Developer
17 42 (3.48%) SQL Analyst
18 41 (3.40%) Technical Consultant
19 37 (3.07%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 197 (16.33%) .NET
2 122 (10.12%) XML
3 105 (8.71%) WCF
4 85 (7.05%) HTML
5 84 (6.97%) AngularJS
6 79 (6.55%) jQuery
7 64 (5.31%) WPF
8 63 (5.22%) JSON
9 61 (5.06%) .NET Framework
10 59 (4.89%) Entity Framework
11 54 (4.48%) Web Services
12 52 (4.31%) KnockoutJS
13 51 (4.23%) CSS
14 47 (3.90%) ASP.NET Web API
15 43 (3.57%) FIX Protocol
15 43 (3.57%) Middleware
16 42 (3.48%) ASP.NET
17 36 (2.99%) Spring
18 33 (2.74%) HTML5
19 28 (2.32%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 153 (12.69%) Hedge funds
2 122 (10.12%) Analytical Skills
3 115 (9.54%) Derivative
4 112 (9.29%) Fixed Income
5 92 (7.63%) Computer Science
6 80 (6.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 61 (5.06%) Fintech
8 46 (3.81%) Equities
8 46 (3.81%) Management Information System
9 39 (3.23%) Mathematics
10 37 (3.07%) Algorithms
10 37 (3.07%) Data Structures
11 23 (1.91%) SWIFT
12 22 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
13 17 (1.41%) Equity Derivative
13 17 (1.41%) Reference Data
14 16 (1.33%) Clustering
15 15 (1.24%) Visualisation
16 14 (1.16%) Data Centre
17 13 (1.08%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 197 (16.33%) Windows
2 167 (13.85%) Linux
3 139 (11.53%) Unix
4 86 (7.13%) Windows Server
5 44 (3.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (3.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.07%) Solaris
8 22 (1.82%) Android
9 20 (1.66%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (1.49%) Windows 7
11 17 (1.41%) Apple iOS
12 12 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (0.58%) CentOS
14 6 (0.50%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.41%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
17 2 (0.17%) Mac OS
17 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
17 2 (0.17%) VMS
18 1 (0.083%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 280 (23.22%) Agile Software Development
2 235 (19.49%) Asset Management
3 228 (18.91%) Project Management
4 144 (11.94%) Business Analysis
5 122 (10.12%) MVC
6 119 (9.87%) Continuous Integration
7 111 (9.20%) SDLC
8 109 (9.04%) Investment Management
9 100 (8.29%) PRINCE2
10 92 (7.63%) OO
11 91 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
12 85 (7.05%) Business Intelligence
13 78 (6.47%) ITIL
14 72 (5.97%) Web Development
15 70 (5.80%) TDD
15 70 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
16 69 (5.72%) Scrum
17 66 (5.47%) Software Engineering
18 65 (5.39%) CRM
19 59 (4.89%) Fund Management
Programming Languages
1 487 (40.38%) SQL
2 269 (22.31%) C#
3 212 (17.58%) Java
4 146 (12.11%) JavaScript
5 90 (7.46%) PL/SQL
6 85 (7.05%) Python
7 69 (5.72%) C++
8 67 (5.56%) T-SQL
9 55 (4.56%) Perl
10 54 (4.48%) C
11 45 (3.73%) Shell Script
12 34 (2.82%) PowerShell
13 29 (2.40%) VBA
14 28 (2.32%) VB
15 26 (2.16%) Bash Shell
16 24 (1.99%) PHP
17 23 (1.91%) Scala
18 18 (1.49%) VB.NET
19 14 (1.16%) Ruby
20 12 (1.00%) Lua
Qualifications
1 195 (16.17%) Degree
2 28 (2.32%) PMP
3 22 (1.82%) ISEB
3 22 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (1.74%) Security Cleared
5 20 (1.66%) CCNA
6 16 (1.33%) DV Cleared
7 15 (1.24%) MCSE
8 10 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (0.75%) MCSA
9 9 (0.75%) PMI Certification
9 9 (0.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (0.58%) CCA
10 7 (0.58%) Citrix Certification
10 7 (0.58%) MCSD
10 7 (0.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 4 (0.33%) CCNP
12 3 (0.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 3 (0.25%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (10.45%) MiFID
2 71 (5.89%) QA
3 28 (2.32%) EMIR
4 17 (1.41%) Dodd-Frank
5 15 (1.24%) Data Quality
6 12 (1.00%) PCI DSS
7 11 (0.91%) SLA
8 6 (0.50%) FATCA
8 6 (0.50%) ISO 14001
8 6 (0.50%) ISO 9001
8 6 (0.50%) SEPA
9 5 (0.41%) Basel III
9 5 (0.41%) UCITS
10 4 (0.33%) AIFMD
10 4 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.083%) ISO15022
System Software
1 81 (6.72%) Active Directory
2 72 (5.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 41 (3.40%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.07%) XenApp
5 24 (1.99%) vSphere
6 17 (1.41%) Terminal Services
6 17 (1.41%) VMware Workstation
7 16 (1.33%) Forefront TMG
8 14 (1.16%) ISA Server
9 13 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
10 6 (0.50%) Docker
10 6 (0.50%) Gluster
10 6 (0.50%) iptables
10 6 (0.50%) NFS
10 6 (0.50%) VMware ESX
11 5 (0.41%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (0.41%) XenDesktop
12 2 (0.17%) Virtual Machines
13 1 (0.083%) Varnish
13 1 (0.083%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 57 (4.73%) SCOM
2 39 (3.23%) Control-M
3 35 (2.90%) SCCM
4 21 (1.74%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 20 (1.66%) Puppet
6 19 (1.58%) WSUS
7 18 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
8 16 (1.33%) MOM
9 15 (1.24%) Nagios
10 11 (0.91%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.83%) Ansible
11 10 (0.83%) Backup Exec
11 10 (0.83%) HP Quality Center
12 8 (0.66%) HAProxy
13 4 (0.33%) Cobbler
13 4 (0.33%) Icinga
13 4 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
13 4 (0.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
13 4 (0.33%) vMotion
13 4 (0.33%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 216 (17.91%) Microsoft
2 191 (15.84%) Oracle
3 86 (7.13%) VMware
4 50 (4.15%) Murex
5 45 (3.73%) Cisco
6 41 (3.40%) Charles River
7 39 (3.23%) Calypso
8 38 (3.15%) SimCorp
8 38 (3.15%) Sybase
9 35 (2.90%) Fidessa
10 34 (2.82%) Bloomberg
11 32 (2.65%) Citrix
12 30 (2.49%) BISAM
13 25 (2.07%) HP
14 24 (1.99%) BT
14 24 (1.99%) Red Box
15 23 (1.91%) SunGard
16 22 (1.82%) Sun
17 21 (1.74%) IBM
18 20 (1.66%) Trayport
Central London / West End
Flagstone Investment Management
Salary: From £40,000 to £70,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Venturi
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + pension
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum Pension, Healthcare, Life Insurance,
Posted: 4 days ago
East London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
East London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £65,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Client Server
Salary: £65k to £80k + options
Posted: 4 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £35000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus fantastic package and bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £66000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £120,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Nakama
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum 25 days holiday, company bonus, trav
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago