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 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Back Office
England / London
Rank 211 159 201
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +42
Permanent jobs citing Back Office 491 836 657
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 1.47% 2.06% 1.59%
As % of the General category 2.88% 3.84% 2.96%
Number of salaries quoted 449 688 562
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +18.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £82,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +5.26%

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
17031 21792 22193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 50.88% 53.78% 53.74%
Number of salaries quoted 14352 18506 18598
Median salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £36,000 £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 20 January 2017.

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 20 January 2017. 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 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 -37 96 £75,000 +25.00% 24
Canary Wharf -14 8 £76,250 +52.50%
Wimbledon - 2 £47,500 -
Beckenham - 1 £60,000 -
Bromley - 1 £65,000 -
Uxbridge - 1 £26,000 -
Docklands, London - 1 £62,000 -
Westminster - 1 £52,500 -
Hammersmith - 1 £50,000 -
Back Office
England

Back Office
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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.

1 571 (51.63%) Finance
2 393 (35.53%) SQL
3 334 (30.20%) Banking
4 224 (20.25%) SQL Server
5 219 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
6 198 (17.90%) Front Office
7 195 (17.63%) Windows
8 190 (17.18%) C#
9 188 (17.00%) Java
10 180 (16.27%) Business Analysis
11 178 (16.09%) Microsoft
12 166 (15.01%) Project Management
13 161 (14.56%) Linux
14 155 (14.01%) Oracle
15 143 (12.93%) .NET
16 136 (12.30%) JavaScript
17 127 (11.48%) Degree
18 121 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
19 116 (10.49%) MS Excel
20 114 (10.31%) Asset Management
21 112 (10.13%) Unix
22 111 (10.04%) XML
23 109 (9.86%) Fixed Income
24 108 (9.76%) Investment Banking
25 104 (9.40%) Computer Science
26 103 (9.31%) Derivative
27 102 (9.22%) MiFID
28 99 (8.95%) SDLC
29 95 (8.59%) Windows Server
30 87 (7.87%) Active Directory

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 38 (3.44%) MS Exchange
2 33 (2.98%) Skype for Business
3 32 (2.89%) SharePoint
3 32 (2.89%) WebSphere
4 30 (2.71%) MQSeries
5 28 (2.53%) IIS
6 20 (1.81%) Apache
7 15 (1.36%) WebLogic
8 13 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
8 13 (1.18%) Confluence
9 12 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
10 11 (0.99%) GlassFish
10 11 (0.99%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 11 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
11 10 (0.90%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.54%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (0.54%) CMS
12 6 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
13 5 (0.45%) Apache Spark
13 5 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 116 (10.49%) MS Excel
2 57 (5.15%) MS Office
3 23 (2.08%) MS Project
4 22 (1.99%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.18%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.090%) GNU Octave
Business Applications
1 25 (2.26%) Markit EDM
2 21 (1.90%) thinkFolio
3 17 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
4 9 (0.81%) SimCorp Dimension
5 8 (0.72%) Dynamics AX
5 8 (0.72%) Misys Opics
5 8 (0.72%) SAP CRM
6 7 (0.63%) Summit
7 6 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
7 6 (0.54%) Salerio
8 5 (0.45%) Advent Geneva
8 5 (0.45%) EQXanite
8 5 (0.45%) Oracle Assets
8 5 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 4 (0.36%) FLEXCUBE
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
9 4 (0.36%) Temenos T24
10 3 (0.27%) BusinessWorks
10 3 (0.27%) LatentZero
Cloud Services
1 49 (4.43%) SaaS
2 26 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (1.72%) Google Play
3 19 (1.72%) iTunes
4 13 (1.18%) Yammer
5 12 (1.08%) Office 365
6 9 (0.81%) GitHub
7 7 (0.63%) Amazon ELB
7 7 (0.63%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (0.54%) PaaS
9 4 (0.36%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.27%) FinancialForce.com
10 3 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.18%) Force.com
12 1 (0.090%) Akamai
12 1 (0.090%) Boomi
12 1 (0.090%) Cloud Computing
12 1 (0.090%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.090%) SoftLayer
12 1 (0.090%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 44 (3.98%) Firewall
2 38 (3.44%) DNS
3 29 (2.62%) DHCP
4 28 (2.53%) TCP/IP
5 26 (2.35%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (1.99%) SAN
7 21 (1.90%) Cisco PIX
8 15 (1.36%) LAN
9 14 (1.27%) FTP
9 14 (1.27%) WAN
10 12 (1.08%) SSL
11 11 (0.99%) Internet
12 8 (0.72%) LDAP
13 7 (0.63%) VPN
13 7 (0.63%) Wireshark
14 6 (0.54%) Intranet
14 6 (0.54%) WebEx
15 4 (0.36%) HTTP
15 4 (0.36%) NAS
15 4 (0.36%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 224 (20.25%) SQL Server
2 57 (5.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 46 (4.16%) Data Warehouse
5 35 (3.16%) Big Data
6 34 (3.07%) NoSQL
7 30 (2.71%) MongoDB
8 28 (2.53%) Relational Database
9 25 (2.26%) MySQL
9 25 (2.26%) SQL Server 2008
10 21 (1.90%) Redis
11 20 (1.81%) SQL Server 2005
11 20 (1.81%) SQL Server 2012
12 18 (1.63%) PostgreSQL
13 15 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 10 (0.90%) Oracle Database
14 10 (0.90%) QlikView
15 9 (0.81%) Hadoop
16 8 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 8 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 41 (3.71%) JIRA
2 37 (3.35%) TeamCity
3 33 (2.98%) Selenium
4 28 (2.53%) Git (software)
5 25 (2.26%) Jenkins
6 21 (1.90%) JUnit
6 21 (1.90%) Maven
7 20 (1.81%) Cucumber
8 15 (1.36%) Team Foundation Server
9 11 (0.99%) Ant
10 10 (0.90%) Octopus Deploy
10 10 (0.90%) Subversion
10 10 (0.90%) Visual Studio
11 8 (0.72%) HP UFT
11 8 (0.72%) JBehave
12 7 (0.63%) ERwin
12 7 (0.63%) NUnit
13 6 (0.54%) Mocha
13 6 (0.54%) SpecFlow
14 5 (0.45%) FitNesse
General
1 571 (51.63%) Finance
2 334 (30.20%) Banking
3 198 (17.90%) Front Office
4 108 (9.76%) Investment Banking
5 72 (6.51%) Marketing
6 55 (4.97%) Legal
7 41 (3.71%) Financial Institution
8 37 (3.35%) Corporate Banking
9 36 (3.25%) Retail
10 31 (2.80%) Music Industry
11 28 (2.53%) Advertising
12 25 (2.26%) Law
13 21 (1.90%) Games
14 20 (1.81%) Private Banking
15 12 (1.08%) Telecoms
16 7 (0.63%) Publishing
16 7 (0.63%) Spanish Language
17 5 (0.45%) Aerospace
17 5 (0.45%) Manufacturing
17 5 (0.45%) Military
Job Titles
1 307 (27.76%) Analyst
2 287 (25.95%) Developer
3 177 (16.00%) Business Analyst
4 106 (9.58%) C# Developer
5 84 (7.59%) Applications Support
6 73 (6.60%) Architect
6 73 (6.60%) Java Developer
7 71 (6.42%) Project Manager
8 70 (6.33%) .NET Developer
9 68 (6.15%) Consultant
10 67 (6.06%) Support Analyst
11 64 (5.79%) SQL Developer
12 56 (5.06%) C# .NET Developer
13 51 (4.61%) Financial Analyst
13 51 (4.61%) Senior Developer
14 50 (4.52%) Applications Support Analyst
15 45 (4.07%) Banking Analyst
16 41 (3.71%) IT Manager
17 37 (3.35%) Windows Engineer
18 35 (3.16%) Banking Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 143 (12.93%) .NET
2 111 (10.04%) XML
3 84 (7.59%) AngularJS
4 81 (7.32%) HTML
5 72 (6.51%) WCF
6 57 (5.15%) WPF
7 50 (4.52%) CSS
8 48 (4.34%) FIX Protocol
9 44 (3.98%) jQuery
10 39 (3.53%) Middleware
10 39 (3.53%) Spring
11 37 (3.35%) JSON
12 36 (3.25%) ASP.NET Web API
13 34 (3.07%) .NET Framework
13 34 (3.07%) Web Services
14 33 (2.98%) JMS
15 29 (2.62%) Entity Framework
15 29 (2.62%) KnockoutJS
16 28 (2.53%) ASP.NET
16 28 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 109 (9.86%) Fixed Income
2 104 (9.40%) Computer Science
3 103 (9.31%) Derivative
4 86 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
5 84 (7.59%) Hedge funds
6 67 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 60 (5.42%) Equities
8 51 (4.61%) Fintech
9 40 (3.62%) SWIFT
10 34 (3.07%) Algorithms
10 34 (3.07%) Mathematics
11 30 (2.71%) Management Information System
12 24 (2.17%) User Experience
13 23 (2.08%) Data Structures
13 23 (2.08%) Visualisation
14 20 (1.81%) Clustering
15 17 (1.54%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (1.54%) Mobile App
16 16 (1.45%) OTC Derivatives
17 15 (1.36%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 195 (17.63%) Windows
2 161 (14.56%) Linux
3 112 (10.13%) Unix
4 95 (8.59%) Windows Server
5 35 (3.16%) Windows Server 2008
6 31 (2.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 25 (2.26%) Solaris
8 22 (1.99%) Windows 7
9 18 (1.63%) Windows Server 2003
10 12 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.54%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.45%) Mac OS
13 4 (0.36%) Windows XP
14 3 (0.27%) Apple iOS
14 3 (0.27%) CentOS
14 3 (0.27%) Windows 10
15 2 (0.18%) Android
15 2 (0.18%) Debian
15 2 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
15 2 (0.18%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 219 (19.80%) Agile Software Development
2 180 (16.27%) Business Analysis
3 166 (15.01%) Project Management
4 121 (10.94%) Stakeholder Management
5 114 (10.31%) Asset Management
6 99 (8.95%) SDLC
7 82 (7.41%) MVC
8 79 (7.14%) Investment Management
9 77 (6.96%) Business Intelligence
10 76 (6.87%) CRM
11 74 (6.69%) Continuous Integration
12 73 (6.60%) OO
13 70 (6.33%) Scrum
14 66 (5.97%) PRINCE2
15 62 (5.61%) ITIL
16 60 (5.42%) Web Development
17 58 (5.24%) Business Transformation
18 56 (5.06%) DevOps
19 55 (4.97%) Wealth Management
20 54 (4.88%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 393 (35.53%) SQL
2 190 (17.18%) C#
3 188 (17.00%) Java
4 136 (12.30%) JavaScript
5 72 (6.51%) Python
6 62 (5.61%) PowerShell
7 55 (4.97%) PL/SQL
8 49 (4.43%) Perl
9 46 (4.16%) C++
10 41 (3.71%) Shell Script
11 38 (3.44%) T-SQL
12 37 (3.35%) C
13 25 (2.26%) Bash Shell
13 25 (2.26%) VBA
14 23 (2.08%) PHP
15 20 (1.81%) Scala
16 13 (1.18%) Ruby
17 11 (0.99%) XPath
18 7 (0.63%) VB
19 5 (0.45%) R
Qualifications
1 127 (11.48%) Degree
2 19 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (1.54%) CCNA
3 17 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 16 (1.45%) DV Cleared
4 16 (1.45%) PhD
4 16 (1.45%) Security Cleared
5 13 (1.18%) Postgraduate
6 12 (1.08%) ISEB
7 10 (0.90%) PMP
8 7 (0.63%) CFA
9 5 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (0.45%) MCSE
9 5 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
10 4 (0.36%) MCSA
11 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 3 (0.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 2 (0.18%) CCIE
12 2 (0.18%) CCNP
13 1 (0.090%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (9.22%) MiFID
2 59 (5.33%) QA
3 27 (2.44%) EMIR
4 15 (1.36%) Dodd-Frank
5 14 (1.27%) Data Quality
6 13 (1.18%) SLA
7 10 (0.90%) FATCA
8 5 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 2 (0.18%) AIFMD
9 2 (0.18%) Basel III
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 14001
9 2 (0.18%) ISO 9001
9 2 (0.18%) Solvency II
9 2 (0.18%) UCITS
10 1 (0.090%) ISO15022
System Software
1 87 (7.87%) Active Directory
2 64 (5.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 34 (3.07%) Hyper-V
4 18 (1.63%) XenApp
5 17 (1.54%) Forefront TMG
5 17 (1.54%) Terminal Services
5 17 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
6 16 (1.45%) vSphere
7 12 (1.08%) Virtual Servers
8 11 (0.99%) NFS
9 10 (0.90%) ISA Server
10 8 (0.72%) Docker
11 7 (0.63%) Gluster
11 7 (0.63%) iptables
12 6 (0.54%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 4 (0.36%) VMware ESX
14 2 (0.18%) KVM
14 2 (0.18%) Samba
14 2 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
14 2 (0.18%) Xen
Systems Management
1 51 (4.61%) SCOM
2 39 (3.53%) SCCM
3 23 (2.08%) Puppet
4 21 (1.90%) Ansible
4 21 (1.90%) Control-M
5 20 (1.81%) WSUS
6 19 (1.72%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 17 (1.54%) MOM
8 16 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
9 14 (1.27%) Nagios
10 7 (0.63%) HAProxy
11 6 (0.54%) HP Quality Center
12 5 (0.45%) EMC NetWorker
13 4 (0.36%) vMotion
14 3 (0.27%) ITRS Geneos
15 2 (0.18%) Cobbler
15 2 (0.18%) Icinga
15 2 (0.18%) Red Hat Spacewalk
15 2 (0.18%) WMI
15 2 (0.18%) Zenoss
Vendors
1 178 (16.09%) Microsoft
2 155 (14.01%) Oracle
3 80 (7.23%) VMware
4 36 (3.25%) Citrix
5 34 (3.07%) IBM
6 33 (2.98%) Bloomberg
6 33 (2.98%) Cisco
7 30 (2.71%) Charles River
7 30 (2.71%) Sybase
8 26 (2.35%) Murex
9 25 (2.26%) BT
9 25 (2.26%) HP
9 25 (2.26%) Red Box
10 22 (1.99%) F5
10 22 (1.99%) Google
11 21 (1.90%) Apple
12 20 (1.81%) Sun
13 19 (1.72%) Calypso
14 17 (1.54%) Intel Security
14 17 (1.54%) StatPro
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Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum
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City, London
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + + bonus + benefits
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City, London
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City, London
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