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 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 203 160 200
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +40
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 603 883 743
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.56% 2.01% 1.57%
As % of the General category 2.96% 3.66% 2.94%
Number of salaries quoted 533 755 660
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £82,500 £90,250
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £42,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -5.55%
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
20342 24139 25284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 52.70% 54.92% 53.49%
Number of salaries quoted 17530 20077 20370
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -12 116 £65,000 +16.07% 33
Docklands, London +20 2 £48,000 -31.42%
Croydon -4 2 £69,750 -6.37%
Twickenham +7 1 £40,000 -36.00%
Canary Wharf 0 1 £61,000 +35.55%
Uxbridge -3 1 - - 1
Bromley -3 1 £19,000 -53.93%
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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.

1 602 (50.89%) Finance
2 471 (39.81%) SQL
3 327 (27.64%) Banking
4 282 (23.84%) C#
5 271 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
6 263 (22.23%) SQL Server
7 250 (21.13%) Asset Management
8 244 (20.63%) Front Office
9 234 (19.78%) Microsoft
10 232 (19.61%) Project Management
11 216 (18.26%) Java
12 208 (17.58%) .NET
13 200 (16.91%) Degree
14 193 (16.31%) Windows
15 175 (14.79%) Oracle
16 168 (14.20%) Hedge funds
17 156 (13.19%) JavaScript
18 154 (13.02%) MS Excel
19 152 (12.85%) Linux
20 141 (11.92%) Business Analysis
21 138 (11.67%) Unix
22 129 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
23 127 (10.74%) Investment Management
24 125 (10.57%) MiFID
25 124 (10.48%) Fixed Income
26 123 (10.40%) Investment Banking
26 123 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
27 121 (10.23%) Derivative
28 117 (9.89%) MVC
29 116 (9.81%) PRINCE2

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 44 (3.72%) WebSphere
2 34 (2.87%) SharePoint
3 30 (2.54%) MQSeries
4 29 (2.45%) IIS
5 26 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 25 (2.11%) Tomcat
7 21 (1.78%) Confluence
8 19 (1.61%) Apache
9 16 (1.35%) Skype for Business
10 13 (1.10%) WebLogic
11 10 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2010
11 10 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
12 9 (0.76%) GlassFish
13 7 (0.59%) Oracle Workflow
14 5 (0.42%) Apache Spark
14 5 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
14 5 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2007
14 5 (0.42%) JBoss
14 5 (0.42%) OpenStack
15 4 (0.34%) Jetty
Applications
1 154 (13.02%) MS Excel
2 61 (5.16%) MS Office
3 39 (3.30%) MS Project
4 23 (1.94%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.34%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.34%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.17%) InVision
7 2 (0.17%) SketchUp
8 1 (0.085%) Open Workbench
Business Applications
1 79 (6.68%) Markit EDM
2 41 (3.47%) thinkFolio
3 29 (2.45%) SimCorp Dimension
4 22 (1.86%) LatentZero
5 17 (1.44%) IntelliMatch
6 14 (1.18%) Beauchamp
7 11 (0.93%) Misys Opics
8 10 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
9 9 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
10 7 (0.59%) Advent Geneva
10 7 (0.59%) Tradar
11 6 (0.51%) Eagle PACE
11 6 (0.51%) Hi Portfolio
12 5 (0.42%) PORTIA
13 4 (0.34%) Summit
14 3 (0.25%) Decalog
14 3 (0.25%) HiInvest
14 3 (0.25%) LongView
14 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
14 3 (0.25%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 37 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.01%) SaaS
4 11 (0.93%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (0.85%) Google Play
6 8 (0.68%) iTunes
7 6 (0.51%) IBM Cloud
7 6 (0.51%) Office 365
7 6 (0.51%) SoftLayer
8 5 (0.42%) Amazon ELB
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
9 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.17%) OneDrive
9 2 (0.17%) PaaS
10 1 (0.085%) AWS CloudFormation
10 1 (0.085%) GitHub
10 1 (0.085%) Google Analytics
10 1 (0.085%) Google Apps
10 1 (0.085%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 45 (3.80%) Firewall
2 35 (2.96%) TCP/IP
3 34 (2.87%) DNS
3 34 (2.87%) LAN
4 33 (2.79%) DHCP
5 30 (2.54%) WAN
6 25 (2.11%) SAN
7 20 (1.69%) Cisco ASA
8 16 (1.35%) FTP
9 15 (1.27%) Cisco PIX
9 15 (1.27%) Internet
10 12 (1.01%) HTTP
10 12 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
11 11 (0.93%) VPN
12 7 (0.59%) Bluetooth
12 7 (0.59%) LDAP
12 7 (0.59%) NFC
13 6 (0.51%) NAS
13 6 (0.51%) VoIP
14 5 (0.42%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (22.23%) SQL Server
2 98 (8.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 95 (8.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 52 (4.40%) Big Data
5 45 (3.80%) Data Warehouse
6 30 (2.54%) Relational Database
7 26 (2.20%) Redis
8 25 (2.11%) QlikView
9 22 (1.86%) SQL Server 2005
10 21 (1.78%) MySQL
11 19 (1.61%) Oracle Database
12 16 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
13 15 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
14 14 (1.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 13 (1.10%) NoSQL
16 10 (0.85%) EDRMS
16 10 (0.85%) MongoDB
16 10 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
17 9 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
17 9 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 64 (5.41%) Selenium
1 64 (5.41%) TeamCity
2 36 (3.04%) Git (software)
3 30 (2.54%) JIRA
4 26 (2.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 25 (2.11%) Subversion
6 19 (1.61%) Jenkins
7 18 (1.52%) MSTest
8 15 (1.27%) Maven
8 15 (1.27%) Visual Studio
9 14 (1.18%) JUnit
10 13 (1.10%) NUnit
10 13 (1.10%) Rhino Mocks
11 12 (1.01%) Cucumber
11 12 (1.01%) Moq
12 9 (0.76%) Ant
13 7 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 4 (0.34%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.34%) PowerDesigner
15 3 (0.25%) Eclipse
General
1 602 (50.89%) Finance
2 327 (27.64%) Banking
3 244 (20.63%) Front Office
4 123 (10.40%) Investment Banking
5 53 (4.48%) Financial Institution
5 53 (4.48%) Retail
6 37 (3.13%) Marketing
7 27 (2.28%) Legal
8 26 (2.20%) Corporate Banking
9 24 (2.03%) Law
10 12 (1.01%) Private Banking
11 11 (0.93%) Advertising
12 10 (0.85%) Games
12 10 (0.85%) Wholesale Banking
13 9 (0.76%) Retail Banking
14 8 (0.68%) Music Industry
15 5 (0.42%) Telecoms
16 4 (0.34%) International Banking
17 3 (0.25%) French Language
17 3 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 351 (29.67%) Analyst
2 322 (27.22%) Developer
3 183 (15.47%) Business Analyst
4 178 (15.05%) C# Developer
5 117 (9.89%) .NET Developer
6 106 (8.96%) C# .NET Developer
7 105 (8.88%) SQL Developer
8 104 (8.79%) Project Manager
9 103 (8.71%) Support Analyst
10 102 (8.62%) Consultant
11 90 (7.61%) Applications Support
12 89 (7.52%) Java Developer
13 64 (5.41%) Applications Support Analyst
14 54 (4.56%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 44 (3.72%) Financial Analyst
16 43 (3.63%) ASP Developer
17 41 (3.47%) Senior Developer
18 40 (3.38%) Technical Consultant
19 37 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
19 37 (3.13%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 208 (17.58%) .NET
2 114 (9.64%) WCF
3 111 (9.38%) XML
4 91 (7.69%) jQuery
5 90 (7.61%) HTML
6 89 (7.52%) AngularJS
7 74 (6.26%) JSON
8 73 (6.17%) .NET Framework
9 69 (5.83%) Entity Framework
10 62 (5.24%) KnockoutJS
11 61 (5.16%) WPF
12 53 (4.48%) CSS
13 48 (4.06%) Web Services
14 46 (3.89%) ASP.NET
15 43 (3.63%) ASP.NET Web API
16 41 (3.47%) FIX Protocol
17 39 (3.30%) HTML5
18 36 (3.04%) Spring
19 35 (2.96%) Middleware
20 27 (2.28%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 168 (14.20%) Hedge funds
2 129 (10.90%) Analytical Skills
3 124 (10.48%) Fixed Income
4 121 (10.23%) Derivative
5 93 (7.86%) Computer Science
6 83 (7.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 58 (4.90%) Fintech
8 54 (4.56%) Equities
9 41 (3.47%) Management Information System
10 39 (3.30%) Mathematics
11 33 (2.79%) Algorithms
12 30 (2.54%) Data Structures
13 23 (1.94%) Equity Derivative
14 22 (1.86%) SWIFT
15 20 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
16 18 (1.52%) Visualisation
17 17 (1.44%) Social Media
18 14 (1.18%) Clustering
18 14 (1.18%) Data Centre
18 14 (1.18%) Mobile Payment
Operating Systems
1 193 (16.31%) Windows
2 152 (12.85%) Linux
3 138 (11.67%) Unix
4 77 (6.51%) Windows Server
5 42 (3.55%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (3.30%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (2.03%) Android
8 22 (1.86%) Solaris
9 19 (1.61%) Windows 7
10 18 (1.52%) Apple iOS
10 18 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
11 10 (0.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 8 (0.68%) CentOS
12 8 (0.68%) Windows 8
13 5 (0.42%) Ubuntu
14 3 (0.25%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.17%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.17%) VMS
16 1 (0.085%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (22.91%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (21.13%) Asset Management
3 232 (19.61%) Project Management
4 141 (11.92%) Business Analysis
5 127 (10.74%) Investment Management
6 123 (10.40%) Continuous Integration
7 117 (9.89%) MVC
8 116 (9.81%) PRINCE2
9 105 (8.88%) SDLC
10 91 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 86 (7.27%) OO
12 83 (7.02%) Web Development
13 82 (6.93%) ITIL
14 81 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
15 73 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
16 71 (6.00%) Scrum
17 66 (5.58%) Fund Management
18 65 (5.49%) TDD
19 62 (5.24%) Wealth Management
20 60 (5.07%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 471 (39.81%) SQL
2 282 (23.84%) C#
3 216 (18.26%) Java
4 156 (13.19%) JavaScript
5 96 (8.11%) PL/SQL
6 89 (7.52%) Python
7 73 (6.17%) C++
8 61 (5.16%) T-SQL
9 56 (4.73%) Perl
10 55 (4.65%) C
11 40 (3.38%) Shell Script
12 27 (2.28%) PowerShell
13 26 (2.20%) VB
14 25 (2.11%) PHP
15 24 (2.03%) VBA
16 21 (1.78%) Bash Shell
17 19 (1.61%) VB.NET
18 18 (1.52%) Scala
19 15 (1.27%) Lua
20 13 (1.10%) Korn
Qualifications
1 200 (16.91%) Degree
2 35 (2.96%) PMP
3 22 (1.86%) ISEB
3 22 (1.86%) Microsoft Certification
3 22 (1.86%) Security Cleared
4 18 (1.52%) CCNA
4 18 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 15 (1.27%) MCSE
6 14 (1.18%) DV Cleared
7 13 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 11 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 10 (0.85%) CCA
9 10 (0.85%) Citrix Certification
10 8 (0.68%) MCSA
11 7 (0.59%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.59%) MCSD
12 3 (0.25%) MCITP
12 3 (0.25%) RHCE
12 3 (0.25%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 125 (10.57%) MiFID
2 63 (5.33%) QA
3 31 (2.62%) EMIR
4 18 (1.52%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (1.18%) PCI DSS
6 12 (1.01%) SLA
7 11 (0.93%) Data Quality
8 9 (0.76%) SEPA
9 6 (0.51%) FATCA
10 5 (0.42%) Basel III
11 4 (0.34%) ISO 14001
11 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 4 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 3 (0.25%) UCITS
13 2 (0.17%) AIFMD
14 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (6.09%) Active Directory
2 68 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (3.21%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.11%) XenApp
5 20 (1.69%) vSphere
6 15 (1.27%) Terminal Services
6 15 (1.27%) VMware Workstation
7 14 (1.18%) Forefront TMG
8 13 (1.10%) ISA Server
9 10 (0.85%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.59%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.59%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.42%) Gluster
11 5 (0.42%) iptables
11 5 (0.42%) NFS
11 5 (0.42%) VMware ESX
12 4 (0.34%) Docker
13 1 (0.085%) KVM
13 1 (0.085%) vCloud
13 1 (0.085%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 48 (4.06%) SCOM
2 37 (3.13%) Control-M
3 29 (2.45%) SCCM
4 19 (1.61%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 17 (1.44%) Puppet
5 17 (1.44%) WSUS
6 16 (1.35%) Opscode Chef
7 14 (1.18%) MOM
8 13 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (1.01%) Nagios
10 11 (0.93%) ITRS Geneos
11 10 (0.85%) HAProxy
12 9 (0.76%) Backup Exec
13 8 (0.68%) Ansible
14 5 (0.42%) Norton AntiVirus
15 4 (0.34%) Cobbler
15 4 (0.34%) Icinga
15 4 (0.34%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 4 (0.34%) Zenoss
16 3 (0.25%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 234 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 175 (14.79%) Oracle
3 78 (6.59%) VMware
4 52 (4.40%) Murex
4 52 (4.40%) SimCorp
5 46 (3.89%) Charles River
6 42 (3.55%) Cisco
7 41 (3.47%) Calypso
8 38 (3.21%) Sybase
9 31 (2.62%) Citrix
10 30 (2.54%) BISAM
11 28 (2.37%) Bloomberg
11 28 (2.37%) Fidessa
12 24 (2.03%) SunGard
13 23 (1.94%) HP
14 21 (1.78%) Sun
15 20 (1.69%) Advent
15 20 (1.69%) Eze Castle Integration
16 18 (1.52%) Trayport
17 16 (1.35%) Misys
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
360 Resourcing Solutions
Salary: £46000.00 to £50000.00 per year
Posted: Yesterday
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £35k to £50k + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus (100%+) + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Health care
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Caspian One Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: Yesterday
London
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £75,000 to £80,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + plus fantastic package and bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + BENEFITS PACKAGE
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + plus package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Dupen Recruitment Services
Salary: £26000 - £30000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Emponics Ltd
Salary: to c£75,000 + bens
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Salary: Up to £62,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + plus package and bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + 30% Bonus + 10% Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits + Training
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £62600 per annum + Benefits and bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £75,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Digital Gurus
Salary: £55000 - £68000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago