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

3 months to
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Back Office
Rank 223 163 194
Rank change year-on-year
-60 +31
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 577 908 811
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.46% 2.04% 1.70%
As % of the General category 2.82% 3.75% 3.18%
Number of salaries quoted 523 728 724
Median salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £40,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,900 £82,500 £87,500
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
20486 24235 25541
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 51.94% 54.48% 53.62%
Number of salaries quoted 17604 19997 20793
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.27%

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 July 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 July 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 +7 138 £61,250 +11.36% 38
Croydon - 4 £62,250 -
Hayes - 2 £47,500 -
Uxbridge +3 1 £92,500 -
Kingston Upon Thames +2 1 £70,000 +7.69%
Harrow - 1 £32,500 -
Docklands, London - 1 £40,000 - 1
Mayfair - 1 £120,000 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

1 620 (53.22%) Finance
2 445 (38.20%) SQL
3 297 (25.49%) Banking
4 290 (24.89%) C#
5 274 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
6 272 (23.35%) SQL Server
7 254 (21.80%) Front Office
8 250 (21.46%) Asset Management
9 239 (20.52%) Microsoft
10 225 (19.31%) .NET
11 220 (18.88%) Project Management
12 213 (18.28%) Degree
13 195 (16.74%) Windows
14 187 (16.05%) Java
15 172 (14.76%) Hedge funds
16 166 (14.25%) Oracle
17 157 (13.48%) JavaScript
18 153 (13.13%) Fixed Income
19 149 (12.79%) MS Excel
20 139 (11.93%) Derivative
21 137 (11.76%) Business Analysis
22 132 (11.33%) Investment Management
23 129 (11.07%) Linux
24 128 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
25 127 (10.90%) Unix
26 124 (10.64%) Investment Banking
27 120 (10.30%) MVC
28 117 (10.04%) PRINCE2
29 114 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
30 108 (9.27%) MiFID

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 33 (2.83%) SharePoint
2 27 (2.32%) IIS
2 27 (2.32%) WebSphere
3 23 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 20 (1.72%) MQSeries
4 20 (1.72%) Tomcat
5 19 (1.63%) Skype for Business
6 15 (1.29%) Confluence
7 13 (1.12%) Apache
8 12 (1.03%) CMS
9 9 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2010
10 6 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2007
11 5 (0.43%) OpenStack
11 5 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
11 5 (0.43%) WebLogic
11 5 (0.43%) WebSphere Application Server
12 4 (0.34%) GlassFish
12 4 (0.34%) JBoss
12 4 (0.34%) Jetty
12 4 (0.34%) Kentico
Applications
1 149 (12.79%) MS Excel
2 66 (5.67%) MS Office
3 44 (3.78%) MS Project
4 20 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 8 (0.69%) 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 (0.086%) Open Workbench
8 1 (0.086%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 77 (6.61%) Markit EDM
2 45 (3.86%) thinkFolio
3 31 (2.66%) SimCorp Dimension
4 23 (1.97%) LatentZero
5 19 (1.63%) IntelliMatch
6 14 (1.20%) Beauchamp
7 11 (0.94%) Misys Opics
8 8 (0.69%) Hi Portfolio
9 7 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
10 6 (0.52%) Eagle PACE
10 6 (0.52%) Tradar
11 5 (0.43%) PORTIA
12 4 (0.34%) Advent Geneva
12 4 (0.34%) Advent Moxy
12 4 (0.34%) Advent Portfolio Exchange
12 4 (0.34%) Decalog
12 4 (0.34%) HiInvest
12 4 (0.34%) LongView
12 4 (0.34%) Magento
12 4 (0.34%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 33 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
2 29 (2.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
4 7 (0.60%) Office 365
4 7 (0.60%) SaaS
5 5 (0.43%) SoftLayer
6 4 (0.34%) Amazon EC2
7 3 (0.26%) AWS CloudFormation
7 3 (0.26%) Google Apps
7 3 (0.26%) Google Play
7 3 (0.26%) Route 53
7 3 (0.26%) Virtual Private Cloud
8 2 (0.17%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
9 1 (0.086%) GitHub
9 1 (0.086%) Google Analytics
9 1 (0.086%) iTunes
Communications & Networking
1 42 (3.61%) DNS
2 41 (3.52%) TCP/IP
3 39 (3.35%) Firewall
4 36 (3.09%) DHCP
5 34 (2.92%) LAN
6 31 (2.66%) WAN
7 22 (1.89%) SAN
8 21 (1.80%) Internet
9 17 (1.46%) Cisco ASA
10 16 (1.37%) Cisco PIX
11 14 (1.20%) Wi-Fi
12 12 (1.03%) VPN
13 11 (0.94%) FTP
14 10 (0.86%) HTTP
15 9 (0.77%) VoIP
16 7 (0.60%) Bluetooth
16 7 (0.60%) LDAP
16 7 (0.60%) NFC
17 6 (0.52%) Wireless
18 5 (0.43%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 272 (23.35%) SQL Server
2 95 (8.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 92 (7.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 43 (3.69%) Big Data
5 42 (3.61%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (2.23%) Oracle Database
7 24 (2.06%) Relational Database
8 21 (1.80%) Redis
8 21 (1.80%) SQL Server 2005
9 18 (1.55%) BusinessObjects
10 17 (1.46%) MySQL
11 16 (1.37%) QlikView
12 13 (1.12%) EDRMS
13 12 (1.03%) Crystal Reports
14 11 (0.94%) NoSQL
14 11 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (0.77%) Hazelcast
15 9 (0.77%) SQL Server 2012
16 8 (0.69%) Data Mart
16 8 (0.69%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 61 (5.24%) Selenium
2 58 (4.98%) TeamCity
3 39 (3.35%) Git (software)
4 29 (2.49%) Team Foundation Server
5 20 (1.72%) Subversion
6 19 (1.63%) JIRA
6 19 (1.63%) MSTest
7 16 (1.37%) Visual Studio
8 15 (1.29%) Cucumber
9 14 (1.20%) JUnit
9 14 (1.20%) Moq
10 12 (1.03%) Jenkins
10 12 (1.03%) NUnit
10 12 (1.03%) Rhino Mocks
11 10 (0.86%) Maven
12 9 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 5 (0.43%) FitNesse
13 5 (0.43%) HP UFT
14 4 (0.34%) Ant
14 4 (0.34%) PowerDesigner
General
1 620 (53.22%) Finance
2 297 (25.49%) Banking
3 254 (21.80%) Front Office
4 124 (10.64%) Investment Banking
5 57 (4.89%) Retail
6 45 (3.86%) Financial Institution
7 39 (3.35%) Marketing
8 30 (2.58%) Legal
9 23 (1.97%) Corporate Banking
9 23 (1.97%) Law
10 12 (1.03%) Games
11 11 (0.94%) Private Banking
11 11 (0.94%) Retail Banking
12 10 (0.86%) Advertising
13 9 (0.77%) Wholesale Banking
14 4 (0.34%) International Banking
15 3 (0.26%) French Language
15 3 (0.26%) Local Government
15 3 (0.26%) Publishing
15 3 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 339 (29.10%) Analyst
2 321 (27.55%) Developer
3 188 (16.14%) Business Analyst
4 177 (15.19%) C# Developer
5 113 (9.70%) .NET Developer
6 103 (8.84%) Project Manager
7 102 (8.76%) SQL Developer
7 102 (8.76%) Support Analyst
8 100 (8.58%) C# .NET Developer
8 100 (8.58%) Consultant
9 93 (7.98%) Applications Support
10 67 (5.75%) Java Developer
11 60 (5.15%) Applications Support Analyst
12 49 (4.21%) Senior Developer
13 46 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
14 44 (3.78%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
15 38 (3.26%) SQL Analyst
16 37 (3.18%) IT Analyst
17 36 (3.09%) Financial Analyst
18 35 (3.00%) IT Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 225 (19.31%) .NET
2 102 (8.76%) HTML
3 101 (8.67%) WCF
4 93 (7.98%) jQuery
4 93 (7.98%) XML
5 79 (6.78%) AngularJS
6 73 (6.27%) JSON
7 72 (6.18%) .NET Framework
8 66 (5.67%) CSS
9 64 (5.49%) Entity Framework
10 59 (5.06%) WPF
11 55 (4.72%) KnockoutJS
12 51 (4.38%) ASP.NET
13 48 (4.12%) HTML5
14 45 (3.86%) FIX Protocol
15 44 (3.78%) Web Services
16 33 (2.83%) Spring
17 32 (2.75%) ASP.NET Web API
18 23 (1.97%) ASP.NET MVC
18 23 (1.97%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 172 (14.76%) Hedge funds
2 153 (13.13%) Fixed Income
3 139 (11.93%) Derivative
4 128 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
5 100 (8.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 89 (7.64%) Computer Science
7 80 (6.87%) Equities
8 40 (3.43%) Fintech
9 33 (2.83%) Management Information System
10 32 (2.75%) Mathematics
11 27 (2.32%) Equity Derivative
12 26 (2.23%) Data Structures
13 22 (1.89%) Algorithms
14 21 (1.80%) Enterprise Software
15 19 (1.63%) Social Media
16 17 (1.46%) SWIFT
17 16 (1.37%) N-Tier
18 15 (1.29%) Reference Data
19 14 (1.20%) Clustering
19 14 (1.20%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 195 (16.74%) Windows
2 129 (11.07%) Linux
3 127 (10.90%) Unix
4 71 (6.09%) Windows Server
5 43 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 40 (3.43%) Windows Server 2012
7 28 (2.40%) Android
8 24 (2.06%) Solaris
9 20 (1.72%) Apple iOS
9 20 (1.72%) Windows 7
10 15 (1.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 11 (0.94%) Windows 8
12 9 (0.77%) CentOS
12 9 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 3 (0.26%) Mac OS X
13 3 (0.26%) Ubuntu
14 2 (0.17%) VMS
14 2 (0.17%) Windows 10
15 1 (0.086%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (23.52%) Agile Software Development
2 250 (21.46%) Asset Management
3 220 (18.88%) Project Management
4 137 (11.76%) Business Analysis
5 132 (11.33%) Investment Management
6 120 (10.30%) MVC
7 117 (10.04%) PRINCE2
8 114 (9.79%) Continuous Integration
9 104 (8.93%) SDLC
10 93 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
11 88 (7.55%) Web Development
12 81 (6.95%) ITIL
13 74 (6.35%) Scrum
13 74 (6.35%) TDD
13 74 (6.35%) User Acceptance Testing
14 72 (6.18%) Risk Management
15 71 (6.09%) OO
16 69 (5.92%) Business Intelligence
17 66 (5.67%) Fund Management
17 66 (5.67%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 445 (38.20%) SQL
2 290 (24.89%) C#
3 187 (16.05%) Java
4 157 (13.48%) JavaScript
5 85 (7.30%) PL/SQL
6 76 (6.52%) Python
7 68 (5.84%) C++
8 50 (4.29%) C
9 45 (3.86%) Perl
10 43 (3.69%) T-SQL
11 35 (3.00%) Shell Script
12 34 (2.92%) VBA
13 26 (2.23%) VB
14 25 (2.15%) VB.NET
15 22 (1.89%) PowerShell
16 17 (1.46%) PHP
17 15 (1.29%) Bash Shell
18 13 (1.12%) Korn
18 13 (1.12%) Lua
19 12 (1.03%) Scala
Qualifications
1 213 (18.28%) Degree
2 36 (3.09%) PMP
3 25 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 24 (2.06%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (1.89%) CCNA
5 22 (1.89%) PMI Certification
5 22 (1.89%) Security Cleared
6 17 (1.46%) ISEB
7 16 (1.37%) MCSE
8 14 (1.20%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (1.12%) DV Cleared
10 12 (1.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 10 (0.86%) CCA
11 10 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (0.77%) MCSD
13 7 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
13 7 (0.60%) MCSA
14 5 (0.43%) CCNP
14 5 (0.43%) MCP
15 3 (0.26%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 108 (9.27%) MiFID
2 64 (5.49%) QA
3 31 (2.66%) EMIR
4 14 (1.20%) Dodd-Frank
5 11 (0.94%) SLA
6 9 (0.77%) SEPA
7 8 (0.69%) Data Quality
8 7 (0.60%) PCI DSS
9 5 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.34%) COBIT
10 4 (0.34%) ISO 14001
10 4 (0.34%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.26%) AIFMD
11 3 (0.26%) Basel III
11 3 (0.26%) BS7799
11 3 (0.26%) FATCA
11 3 (0.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 3 (0.26%) UCITS
12 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
System Software
1 72 (6.18%) Active Directory
2 65 (5.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (3.09%) Hyper-V
4 25 (2.15%) XenApp
5 19 (1.63%) VMware Workstation
6 17 (1.46%) Forefront TMG
7 16 (1.37%) Terminal Services
8 13 (1.12%) vSphere
9 8 (0.69%) ISA Server
10 7 (0.60%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (0.60%) XenDesktop
11 5 (0.43%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.26%) vCloud
12 3 (0.26%) VMware ESX
13 1 (0.086%) Docker
13 1 (0.086%) KVM
13 1 (0.086%) VMware ESXi
13 1 (0.086%) Xen
Systems Management
1 44 (3.78%) SCOM
2 32 (2.75%) Control-M
3 21 (1.80%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 19 (1.63%) SCCM
5 17 (1.46%) MOM
5 17 (1.46%) WSUS
6 16 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
7 10 (0.86%) Backup Exec
7 10 (0.86%) Nagios
8 9 (0.77%) ITRS Geneos
8 9 (0.77%) Puppet
9 8 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
10 6 (0.52%) Norton AntiVirus
11 5 (0.43%) HAProxy
12 4 (0.34%) Ansible
13 3 (0.26%) Casper Suite
13 3 (0.26%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 2 (0.17%) Cobbler
14 2 (0.17%) Icinga
14 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Spacewalk
Vendors
1 239 (20.52%) Microsoft
2 166 (14.25%) Oracle
3 77 (6.61%) VMware
4 57 (4.89%) Murex
5 55 (4.72%) SimCorp
6 48 (4.12%) Charles River
7 44 (3.78%) Calypso
7 44 (3.78%) Cisco
8 31 (2.66%) Citrix
9 30 (2.58%) Bloomberg
10 29 (2.49%) Sybase
11 28 (2.40%) BISAM
12 27 (2.32%) Fidessa
12 27 (2.32%) SunGard
13 22 (1.89%) Sun
14 21 (1.80%) Eze Castle Integration
15 18 (1.55%) Advent
16 17 (1.46%) HP
17 16 (1.37%) Intel Security
17 16 (1.37%) Misys
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
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City, London
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + plus 30% bonus
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £5000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £40k to £55k + 28 days holiday
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000, plus a very attractive bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £43,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum, Benefits Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Durlston Partners
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
DCV Technologies
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum Plus Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oliver Bernard
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hatstand Limited
Salary: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Absolute Solution Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum plus on call and bens
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £50k to £65k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Verticality Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum, Benefits Benefits Package
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City, London
Moo Print Ltd
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Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £60,000
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City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + competitive package
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